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Connecticut To Give Its Electoral College Votes To National Popular Vote Victor

Connecticut would join 10 other states and the District of Columbia in the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact.<p>Connecticut’s legislature has passed a bill that would give the state’s Electoral College votes to the presidential candidate who wins the popular vote nationally.<p>The state Senate …

This site guesses exactly who you are based on just 15 questions

Inti de Ceukelaire, the ethical hacker from ‘Oilsjt’ in Belgium, is back again. De Ceukelaire has built a tool that can pretty reliably tell who you are after answering 15 questions on his new site ‘Oilsjt Analytica,’ a cheeky reference to Cambridge Analytica’s recent Facebook scandal.<p>I would say …

Woman Faces Deportation After Another Woman Rear-Ends Her Car

Myriam Parada, a woman living without documentation in the U.S., showed Minnesota police her Mexican ID when she got in a car accident. They handed …

Keyboard Shortcuts, Ranked

Doing stuff with your mouse is cool. Doing stuff with your keyboard is cooler. These are the most important keyboard shortcuts, ranked from best to …

20-Rep Squat Technique: A legendary Mass-building miracle

The 20-rep squat is without a doubt one of the — if not the — most demanding exercises you can do. You will definitely know what pain is all about …

The Migration Dilemma: 'We were treated like animals'

Thousands of African migrants trying to get to Europe end up trapped in Libya. Often they endure abuse, and some are even sold into slavery. DW's …

Africa

Togo Rallies for Change After 50 Years of Rule by One Family

LOMÉ, Togo — Tens of thousands of people in the small West African nation of Togo have protested in the streets over the last three months, demanding term limits and the resignation of President Faure Gnassingbé, whose family has been in power for five decades.<p>Toting banners of “Faure must go” and …

‘A disaster in the making’: Pakistan’s population surges to 207.7 million

RAWALPINDI, Pakistan — For years, Pakistan's soaring population growth has been evident in increasingly crowded schools, clinics and poor communities across this vast, Muslim-majority nation. But until two weeks ago, no one knew just how serious the problem was. Now they do.<p>Preliminary results from …

Pakistan

How to make your teen into a millionaire

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>Gary Sidder set up Roth IRAs for his sons when they turned 13. Each year, the Littleton, …

Psychopathic traits modulate brain responses to drug cues in incarcerated offenders

Introduction<p>Substance abuse and psychopathy are two conditions strongly linked to criminal activity. The net annual burden of crime in the United …

Neurology

What is Character? | The Art of Manliness

<i>Character</i>. Like honor, it’s a word we take for granted and probably have an affinity for, but likely have never really had to define and may struggle …

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Oxytocin: The 'relationship crisis hormone'?

Oxytocin is widely known as the "love hormone" due to its beneficial role in social bonding and sexual reproduction. According to a new study, …

New Mexico

The Japanese philosophy of Kaizen offers an effective, manageable way to achieve long-term goals

<i>“Compounding is the greatest mathematical discovery of all time.” — Albert Einstein</i><p>The quest to become a better version of yourself often feels like a roller coaster ride. It’s hard. And it’s usually so uneven. You can end in failure. But life is a journey, not a marathon, so you always have …

A Lifelong Secret: Can You Help This Ailing 94-Year-Old Man Make Amends?

Dr. Joseph Linsk grew up on Atlantic Avenue in the uptown section of Atlantic City, N.J., in the early 1930s. It's an area where he's spent most of his life and where he practiced medicine starting in the 1940s, specializing in cancer and blood diseases.<p>Now 94 years old, the former hematologist and …

A quiet education revolution worldwide is giving kids the skills to be 21st-century citizens

As a child, Dana Narvaiša hated school. Her teachers thought she asked too many questions and her English instructor used to gleefully skip over her when it was time to read aloud to the class.<p>Narvaiša now runs Cesis New Primary School in a town of 40,000 people, about an hour and a half from Riga, …

Rest in Peace, Dylan Rieder

Skateboarding lost a good one on Wednesday.<p>We are sad to report that Dylan Rieder, one of the most talented skateboarders of his generation, passed away on Wednesday after a battle with leukemia. Rieder possessed an effortless style and served as an inspiration for countless people, skaters and …

Extreme Sports

Xbox One Owners Might Have "Free" Games Waiting for Them

If you used to own an Xbox 360 and currently own an Xbox One, you might have some unexpected games waiting to be discovered. As The Verge discovered, …

How to Use a Multimeter to Measure Voltage, Current and Resistance

How to Use a Multimeter to Measure Voltage, Current and Resistance<p>Updated on March 30, 2018<p>What is a Multimeter?<p>A digital multimeter or DMM is a …

What I Learned as a Black Man Traveling Through the Terrifying Heart of America

As I traveled the nation for VICE, I saw some Americans yearning for a time that had long since passed, a time that they barely understood, a time that was defined by white supremacy.<p>Last summer, I piled into an ancient Ford Fleetwood Jamboree RV with my friends Abdullah Saeed and Martina de Alba …

ISideWith Finds Which Presidential Candidate You Most Agree With

You only have so much time in the day and every four years you need to spend some of it to pick a President. ISideWith helps you get a head start on …

Infographic: 27 Travel Hacks for a Stress-Free Trip

You know that sitting next to the airplane bathroom is no fun. But did you know that booking two one-way tickets instead of a round-trip flight can …

Epic Oil Paintings Depict a Superhero in His Elder Years

Meet Superfly: faster than a speeding flyswatter. As agile as a sexagenarian.<p>Even for the most glamorous cultural icon, the everyday routine still exists; even for the valiant, the humdrum still lurks up out of the corner of a consistent schedule. For Swedish artist Andreas Englund, the appeal of …

My Money Checkup Tells You How to Get Started With Improving Your Finances

If your financial situation seems like a mess, it can be difficult to know where to start cleaning up. This interactive tool from Fidelity asks you a …

Finding Work-Life Balance with the Four Burners Theory

One way to think about work-life balance issues is with a concept known as The Four Burners Theory. Here’s how it was first explained to me: Imagine …

7 Easy Ways To Get Your Financial Life in Order

For lots of people, it’s hard to think of anything less enjoyable than taking stock of their finances. From monthly bills to saving for retirement, …