U.S. news / Updated Oct. 22, 2014, 3:08 AM GMT Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai, who won the Nobel Peace Prize — and was shot in the head by the Taliban — for advocating girls' education, told President
A Northern California city has become the first in the state to approve raising the minimum age for tobacco purchases. Healdsburg, California's city council voted 4-1 Monday to raise the age threshold
UPS' experiment with in-store 3D printers apparently went off without a hitch -- the shipping service has expanded the availability of 3D printing services from six test markets to nearly 100 locations
(Reuters) - Nearly three-quarters of the public think religion is losing influence in American life and a growing number want religion to play more of a role in politics, according to a poll released Monday.
Over the past 20 years, Cisco CEO John Chambers has funneled $2.38 billion to them and their teams, even though, for much of their careers, they have technically not worked at Cisco at all. It's a highly
The Isle of Man is selling itself as a global hub for crypto-currency startups with low taxation, 'pragmatic' regulation and high-speed internet. But it could be its thriving gambling industry which helps
The company founded by Peter Thiel, Elon Musk, and Max Levchin has spawned three billionaires, many, many millionaires, and generation-defining companies. Here, we break down the key players from the notorious
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Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. We often see fitness as a binary issue. Either you’re working out and eating healthy or you’re not. But this is like telling your employees
Confidence-It is among the most important things that we must master in life. It can mean the difference between you and everything you want out of life. It takes confidence to step out of your house the
Everything is made of something. Take away concrete, glass, textiles, metal, and the other materials from our lives and we are left naked, shivering in a muddy field. The sophistication of our lives is
United Airlines and Virgin America recently announced the addition of new menu items, including turkey and Swiss cheese on a cranberry baguette, chicken and mozzarella on tomato focaccia and a soy-and-ginger-marinated
More people access higher education today than ever before. One in three adults in developed countries held a college degree in 2012, a substantial increase from 2000 when just over one in five had attained
You think you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google. Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider
Maybe you haven’t stepped foot in a library since high school, but the internet doesn’t have all the answers. New survey data shows that libraries are good for entrepreneurs. Here’s what you’ve been missing.
Last year we inaugurated our first-ever list of the best websites for your career. We took nominations from readers and combed through some 700 sites in order to compile our list of the top 75. This August
According to a new study by Market Force Information, Trader Joe's is North America's favorite grocery store based on customer satisfaction. The survey of 6,600 consumers also gave high marks to Publix
The first step to getting something done is deluding yourself into thinking you can do it. How do you get something massive done–like building a business or writing a book or learning how to dance–when
You'll never get rich merely by selling your product's great benefits. Instead, find out where your customers hurt and show how you can fix the pain. There are three basic ways to sell anything. There’s
The best companies focus on product and in today’s startup world, we focus a lot on product. Steve Jobs built products doing zero market research. Henry Ford famously (and controversially) said that his
Britain is an economic "loser" which has seen its position on the world stage diminish over the past two decades, an influential report measuring global competitiveness has found. The UK came 18th in annual