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Microsoft Word's new 'Resume Assistant' uses LinkedIn to make your resume better

Microsoft and LinkedIn are teaming up to make one of the most important parts of job-hunting easier: writing your resume.<p>The companies introduced a …

These Cast-Iron Recipes Will Take You From Breakfast to Dessert

Easy skillet recipes for every meal of the day.<p>If you own a cast-iron skillet, you adore it. If you don’t own a cast-iron skillet, we suggest you buy …

Breakfast

Shrimp Fried Rice

In a wok, heat 2 tablespoons of the canola oil over high heat. Add the shrimp, and stir fry until pink and opaque throughout. Remove the shrimp to a …

Recipes

8 foods you should absolutely never eat when you're stressed

Put down the sweet stuff ... you'll thank us later.<p>Pretzels<p>Although complex carbohydrates can help give you the energy lift you need to power through …

15 weight-loss tips and biggest mistakes to avoid

Losing weight can be tricky business: Even if you’re armed with an arsenal of weight-loss tips, when you’re insanely busy it can be tough to focus on …

10 Fundamental Truths That Will Change Your Life

Many of life’s essential truths need repeating.<p>It’s surprising how easy it is to lose sight of the important things in life. Busy schedules and regular routines have a tendency to put the brain on autopilot.<p>When things aren’t going quite the way you’d like them to, it’s often because you’ve lost …

Self-improvement

10 Steps Everyone Must Take to Get Rich

These moves will be your foundation for establishing positive financial habits that will move you closer toward your goal.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The millennial generation is at the point now where they’re starting to think hard about how to build long-term …

Personal Finance

You Might Stop Buying Greek Yogurt After Reading This

We've been fans of Greek yogurt for a long time — it's a high-protein, low-sugar, satisfying snack that can be blended into smoothies or even savory dishes like chicken salad. But then, we met someone new . . . or something new, rather. We met skyr, and things changed forever.<p>In case you haven't …

James Comey: There is an active FBI investigation into Russia’s efforts in 2016 campaign

<b>(AP Photo/Susan Walsh, Pool, File)</b><p>The FBI director said that the government is looking into possible Trump connections to Russia<p>Jeremy Binckes<p>March 20, 2017 3:05pm (UTC)<p>In an explosive statement Monday morning, James Comey, the FBI's director, testified before Congress that his agency is looking …

Donald Trump

Stanford researchers accidentally discover a whole new role for the cerebellum - ExtremeTech

By on March 20, 2017 at 12:00 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>The cerebellum, that weird wrinkly …

Large Hadron Collider finds five new subatomic particles, shedding light on what makes the universe work

Scientists have stumbled on five new subatomic particles, helping to illuminate some of the most fundamental parts of the universe. The particles had …

18 Healthy Dinners That Are 5 Ingredients or Fewer

We've all been there — the fridge is almost empty, the cupboard is gathering cobwebs, and that trip to the grocery store just keeps getting pushed back. In times like this, it's easy to reach for that bowl of microwavable mac and cheese or order takeout, ultimately throwing any health-conscious …

Healthy Eating

How this woman lost 160 pounds in 2 years by following 5 steps

As Erica Lugo sat on the couch, her then 3-year-old son Connor gazed at her and asked her to sit on the floor to play with him.<p>“No,” she immediately said.<p>The reason?<p>Lugo felt too tired to get off the couch. As sad as it was at the time, that “no” sparked a realization.<p>“That was a huge wake-up call …

Why Is Flash Rushing Iris' Death? Was Nashville's Visit to Daily Show Odd? Justice Overserved? And More TV Qs!

We’ve got questions, and you’ve (maybe) got answers! With another week of TV gone by, we’re lobbing queries left and right about shows including <i>Game</i> …

How Big Trouble in Little China inspired Thor: Ragnarok

<i>For more on</i> <b>Thor: Ragnarok</b><i>, stay tuned to EW.com this week and pick up the new issue of Entertainment Weekly on stands Friday, or buy it here now –</i> …

Astronomers have found out where mysterious radio waves are originating in the universe

The “fast radio bursts” (FRBs) have left astronomers baffled since their discovery a decade ago, reports <i>Business Insider</i>. But now researchers have found that they come from a dwarf galaxy that contains the pentagon-shaped constellation called Auriga–3 billion light-years away. But while their …

The science of why cats like getting into boxes then peering menacingly over the edge

Abigail Tucker, author of "The Lion in the Living Room," explains what's going on when cats hop into boxes: <i>imagination</i>. "Our houses are strange …

Everyone's convinced Sean Spicer's upside-down flag pin was a distress signal

It was a fashion misstatement during Friday's White House press briefing. Or was it a message?<p>White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer checked in with …

James Cameron's first Avatar sequel won't hit theaters in 2018 after all

The film was tentatively scheduled for 2018<p>If you’ve been waiting for <i>Avatar 2</i> to hit theaters next year, keep holding your breath. James Cameron told <i>The Toronto Star</i> that “2018 is not happening,” for the kickoff to his growing science fiction series.<p>Speaking to the paper, Cameron noted that the …

'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' star posts touching tribute on 20th anniversary

<b>(CNN) —</b> Sarah Michelle Gellar showed love for her Scooby Gang on the 20th Anniversary of the "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" series premiere.<p>"20 years ago today, I had the greatest privilege to bring Buffy to your TV screens for the first time," Gellar wrote in an Instagram post on Friday. "It was a …

TV

Physicists have created an “impossible” state of matter that could power quantum computers

The laws of physics are supposed to be symmetrical in time and space. That means a ball thrown at a certain speed and in a certain direction would always go the same distance, no matter when you throw or where on Earth you throw it (assuming no other factors, like weather, came into play).<p>There …

Recipe: Fallen chocolate cake

Preheat oven to 350 F.<p>Melt butter and chocolate together on low heat in a small heavy pot. Scrape mixture into a large bowl. Stir in egg yolks, sugar, salt and vanilla.<p>Beat egg whites until soft peaks form. Stir quarter of egg whites into chocolate mixture then fold in remaining egg whites. Gently …

30 Recipes to Romance Your Valentine

Everyone knows that staying home on Valentine's Day is a much better option than eating out, right? A romantic meal at home has so many advantages …

Blue Cheese

Fast and Easy Creamy Ice Cream Recipe

"Using only two ingredients, this ice cream recipe consistently produces thick, creamy ice cream. It can be made fat-free or sugar free in any flavor …

A 4-Step Regimen for Setting Goals That Always Moves You Forward

When you set lofty goals, even failure produces little wins.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you read certain self-help literature, you may get the impression that some people don’t have any goals in life. Even worse -- you may be one of those people.<p>In actuality, …

Motivation

7 Simple Things Successful People Do Every Night

Add these seven routines to your night to set yourself up for success.<p>How you spend your night can have a huge impact on the day that follows. Do you spend your time ruminating over issues? Or maybe you stress over something that didn't quite go right during the day. There's no doubt: How you think …

Spending 10 Minutes a Day on Mindfulness Subtly Changes the Way You React to Everything

Leaders across the globe feel that the unprecedented busyness of modern-day leadership makes them more reactive and less proactive. There is a solution to this hardwired, reactionary leadership approach: mindfulness.<p>Having trained thousands of leaders in the techniques of this ancient practice, …

Mindfulness

How to change Alexa's name

By default, saying "Alexa" near an Alexa speaker will activate the voice assistant and it will begin listening for your requests or commands. It takes some getting used to, but after a while, talking to a speaker and calling it by a human name begins to feel fairly natural.<p>That said, if you have …

Turn an old laptop into a Chromebook-Linux hybrid

Common scenario: You buy a new laptop, thinking you'll sell, donate or hand down the old one... but it never happens. Maybe you don't want to deal with the hassles of Craigslist or Ebay, not to mention wiping all your data, reinstalling Windows and so on.<p>Whatever the case, now it's just taking up …

Jane Fonda and Dolly Parton to Present 2016 SAG Life Achievement Award to Lily Tomlin

It’s going to be a <i>9 to 5</i> reunion for Jane Fonda and Dolly Parton at the 2016 Screen Actors Guild Awards when they present their former costar and …

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