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U.S., Israel concerned after Russia lifts ban on sale of missiles to Iran

<b>(CNN) —</b> Russia has lifted a ban on the sale of a sophisticated air-defense system to Iran, drawing criticism from the United States and Israel.<p>"The big concern in the West ... and especially in Israel is that these Russian missiles will be able to help shield Iran's nuclear facilities from any …

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A Playlist of Spring Wedding Songs

Spring has sprung! We're heading into the most popular season for weddings — according to our most recent American Wedding Study, April is the fastest-growing month for weddings, while 15 percent of couples get married in May, the highest percentage of any month. It's no surprise either, given the …

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Ways to Save Money on Your Honeymoon Plane Tickets

Looking for ways to get more bang for your honeymoon buck? Expedia just released its new study, <i>Preparing for Takeoff: Air Travel Trends for 2015</i>, which is chockfull of strategies for scoring great deals in the New Year. Check out the five tips below, and start thinking about what to do with all the …

Every Wedding Event You Should Arrange for Out-of-Town Wedding Guests

<i>When it comes time for your wedding weekend, many of your guests will most likely be arriving from out-of-town. And while your only responsibility is to really offer up a suggestion for where they stay, and entertain them at your actual wedding, there's plenty of free time between their touchdown</i> …

Competing on Analytics

We all know the power of the killer app. Over the years, groundbreaking systems from companies such as American Airlines (electronic reservations), Otis Elevator (predictive maintenance), and American Hospital Supply (online ordering) have dramatically boosted their creators’ revenues and …

Regular Exercise Is Part of Your Job

When we think about the value of exercise, we tend to focus on the physical benefits. Lower blood pressure, a healthier heart, a more attractive physique. But over the past decade, social scientists have quietly amassed compelling evidence suggesting that there is another, more immediate benefit of …

The Most Important Promised Feature Of Windows 10 Could Pay Off Big For Microsoft

Microsoft unveiled much of what I said you should expect to hear at their Windows press event today in San Francisco, along with a few new details and additional features we hadn’t heard of yet from all of the “Windows 9″ leaks buzzing around the net previously. Though the first curve ball …

iPhone 6 Bendgate Isn't Over. It's Missing A Scientific Test

I once watched Uri Geller bend a spoon.<p>It was 1999 and I was working as a waiter in a pizza restaurant. The self-proclaimed psychic invited himself into the staff area after a meal, then confidently declared that we would be amazed. He chose a teaspoon from next to the coffee machine and used his …

Is Sitting At Your Desk Killing You?

Standing desks are all the rage lately. These desks allow you to stand up while working on your computer. Some standing desks can be raised and lowered, so you can alternate during the course of the day between sitting and standing. The principal argument for these desks is that they provide health …

How iPhone apps could impact your insurance

The life insurance industry may have a new tool to help determine rates for customers: the iPhone.<p>As part of Apple's (AAPL) new mobile operating system, developers can build apps that measure things like heart rate, sleep, weight and blood pressure. If users choose to do so, they can then send that …

Consumer Reports Tests Show Apple's iPhone 6 Not As Bendy As Believed

Consumer Reports published a review of the stress tests it performed on Apple’s iPhone 6. It ran a ‘three point flexural test’ where the phone is supported at each end with the force applied at a third point on the top. Consumer Reports tested one each of the iPhone 5, 6 and 6 Plus along with a LG …

Earth's Water Is Older Than The Sun - And May Exist On Alien Worlds Too

Scientists have discovered that the life-giving water of Earth predates the formation of the Sun - and there could be a lot more of it out there.<p>Water is essential to life on Earth and likely indicator for alien life as well, which is why so much of the world’s space missions and astronomical …

Subprime lending + cars + robotic repo men = financial journalism gold

2014-09-25T16:09:04.000Z<p>By: Tracy Alloway<p>Here is a cartoon of a GPS unit, represented by a robot, repossessing a car bought on credit by a McDonald’s …

Here's why we need to build lots of houses as quickly as possible

If the supply of homes were greater, and prices lower, families would have more money to invest in financial assets, including in equities<p>We are sometimes told that property is an unproductive asset, and that investing in homes is therefore a bad thing that should be discouraged, preferably through …

To Build Influence, Master How You Enter a Room

An airline industry executive has been promoted regularly for more than two decades because he’s good in a crisis. He’s cool, competent, and authoritative when the rest of the team is panicking. But now he finds himself in charge of a huge swath of the company — and a large number of employees. And …

You Can’t Collaborate Unless You Agree on the Problem

To design and develop new products today, it’s not uncommon to get your research and engineering folks to collaborate with customers and other external stakeholders. In effect, you give these people the right to participate in your innovation process and influence its final outcome.<p>This sort of …