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The 13 Hottest Cocktail Spots in Los Angeles

Restaurants and bars to enjoy LA’s best new drinks<p>There’s no better time to celebrate spring in LA than with a nicely crafted cocktail. Luckily for the denizens of Los Angeles, the city has a wealth of outstanding bars to imbibe and entertain. And since it’s hard for a lot of businesses to get …

Los Angeles

Want Your Kids To Appreciate You? Make Them Do Sh*t For Themselves –

The other morning, my son woke up late for school, stayed in the bathroom fixing his hair for a bit too long, then asked me to make his lunch.<p><i>No can</i> …

Flipboard’s Self-Service Platform Opens for Publishers Around the World

Starting today, any publisher can easily apply to add its content to Flipboard so stories can be discovered and shared with millions of people on our platform. With this new self-service model enabling automated sharing across a huge network, Flipboard becomes an important new channel for awareness …

13 Things Mentally Strong Parents Don't Do

Raising mentally strong kids who are equipped to take on real-world challenges requires parents to give up the unhealthy — yet popular — parenting practices that are robbing kids of mental strength.<p>Of course, helping kids build mental muscle isn’t easy — it requires parents to be mentally strong as …

Five Restaurants to Try This Weekend in Los Angeles

<i>You probably think of the same question every weekend: where should I eat? Well, every week Eater LA will compile a handy dandy set of recommendations right here to answer that very question. Here now, five places to try this weekend in Los Angeles. (And if you need some ideas on where to drink,</i> …

Los Angeles

Contributors | The Next Web

All stories in Contributors<p>Russia blocking Telegram showed us how fragile the internet is<p>Certain governments have been censoring web content for years; with China, Iran and Turkey among the biggest offenders. But if there was something unique about Russia’s block of the Telegram messaging service …

European Parliament

11 gorgeous car-free cities around the world

Ditch the rental car and get ready to explore<p>Some of the world’s most popular cities are facing a manmade crisis: Cars are wreaking havoc, snarling streets, and contributing to increased air pollution. And while cities like London, Paris, and Seoul are doing everything from banning diesels to …

Kasey Edwards: I love being married, but am I the exception?

The author asks ‘happy couples’ the secret of their success – and is shocked by what she finds out<p>I was never going to get married. After bearing witness to my parents’ three decades of misery, I was not stupid enough to do it myself. When my father left my mother for a younger woman, I conducted …

Blood from young animals can revitalise old ones

IT WAS one of the oddest experiments in the history of dentistry. In the early 1950s a researcher called Benjamin Kamrin was looking into the causes …

Anti-aging

Cubs see Trump in second White House trip since World Series

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump welcomed manager Joe Maddon and the Chicago Cubs into the Oval Office on Wednesday, their second visit to …

Facebook and Twitter 'harm young people's mental health'

Poll of 14- to 24-year-olds shows Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat and Twitter increased feelings of inadequacy and anxiety<p>Four of the five most popular forms of social media harm young people’s mental health, with Instagram the most damaging, according to research by two health …

Social Media

Donald Trump, would-be peace-broker, fundamentally misunderstands the history of Islam

This weekend, US president Donald Trump is traveling to the Middle East to deliver a speech about Islam. My bet is that within the first half of that speech—written by the Muslim-baiting Stephen Miller—he’ll brag about his <i>yuge</i> election victory, possibly leak some intelligence, and offend the entire …

Everyone should read John Kelly's speech about 2 Marines in the path of a truck bomb

Just minutes later, the pair of Marines guarding a gate in Ramadi, Iraq, were staring down a large blue truck packed with 2,000 pounds of explosives. They could have sought cover, like an Iraqi policeman on the scene who ran away and lived.<p>Instead, Lance Cpl. Jordan Haerter and Cpl. Jonathan Yale …

'Safer' Consumer Defensive Gainers Topped By Bottler, Canner, & Discounter For April

<b>The Dividend Dogs Rule</b><p>The "dog" moniker was earned by stocks exhibiting three traits: (1) paying reliable, repeating dividends, (2) their prices fell …

Investing

50 perfect plants for a family garden

According to conventional wisdom, children and ornamental gardens are mutually incompatible. If you want the former, you should accept your lot and embrace a plot comprising a desultory patch of worn lawn adorned with plastic play kit. And if you want a pristine garden full of horticultural …

No one is prepared to stop the robot onslaught. So what will we do when it arrives?

You’ve heard about the robots—how they are on their way to vaporize the jobs of tens of thousands of bankers and brokers on Wall Street, in the City of London, and in trading hubs around the world. How they are bent on inflicting similar mayhem in law and accounting firms, and in …

Robots to replace 1 in 3 UK jobs over next 20 years, warns IPPR

Study calls for billions to fund retraining after pinpointing hospitality, retail, transport and manufacturing sectors and poorest parts of UK as most at risk<p>A leading thinktank has urged the government to spend billions of pounds helping poorly skilled workers in the less prosperous parts of the …

16 brilliant quotes from Charlie Munger, Warren Buffett's right-hand man

And then he met Warren Buffett, and the rest is history.<p>As vice chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, Munger is Buffett's right-hand man. He has an estimated net worth of $1.51 billion.<p>Like Buffett, Munger is incredibly sharp in his wit and investing wisdom. You might even argue that his words are more …

Charlie Munger

A woman who has reviewed more than 40,000 résumés outlines the 8 most annoying mistakes she sees

Résumés are important.<p>No one knows that better than Tina Nicolai. She estimated that she has read more than 40,000 résumés since launching Résumé Writers' Ink in 2010.<p>That's a lot of CVs. Over the years, Nicolai says, certain annoying mistakes tend to come up quite a lot.<p>Some of these errors may …

Résumés

Can we trust the Rorschach test? | Damion Searls

To its critics, it is dangerous pseudoscience. To its supporters, it offers unique insights. What is the future of this controversial psychological test?<p>Victor Norris had reached the final round in his application for a job working with young children, but he still had to undergo a psychological …

The world's first fully-manned hoverbike looks like a hell of a ride

Dubai might be getting its first batch of autonomous passenger drones this summer, but this Russian startup wants to fill up the sky with fully-manned hoverbikes.<p>Human-carrying drone manufacturer Hoversurf has built an impressive single-seat aircraft that not only has the capacity to lift you up in …

Plant Pest Remedies From Your Kitchen

You would be surprised how many household items (like cinnamon) can come to your aid when plants find themselves under attack from pests and disease. …

Hitler states his 'moderation' at press interview - archive, 1933

<b>3 February 1933:</b> ‘I have been represented as having made bloodthirsty and firebrand speeches against foreign countries, and now the world is surprised at my moderation’<p><b>BERLIN, THURSDAY</b><br>“I only ask for four years; after that the nation can do what it will with me – crucify me if it likes,” said …

Fortress America: What We Can — And Can't — Learn From History

President Donald Trump's decision to temporarily ban immigrants from seven Muslim-majority countries and refugees from across the globe has set off a firestorm of protest. In airports and city streets across the U.S. and beyond, people turned out by the thousands over the weekend to protest the …

Associated Press News

The massive rift in the Antarctic ice shelf has already gained more than 6 miles in 2017

A massive iceberg the size of Delaware is now even closer to breaking free from Antarctica, due to a huge, widening crack in the Larsen ice shelf that's not showing any signs of stopping.<p>Satellite imagery reveals that this gigantic rift now extends for 175 km (108.7 miles), having already gained an …

Make a Fish Hook Out of a Zipper, and More Useful Survival Tips

If you’re lost in the wild and in dire need of food, you can make a fish hook out of something you’re almost guaranteed to have on you.<p>In this video …

Will China's RMB Ever Trump the U.S. Dollar?

Shanghai is China's richest and most important commercial city. Interesting about it is that as of 1978, a mere 15 skyscrapers dotted its largely …

Economics