Nicole Wong

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7 'lazy' shortcuts that will make you more successful at work

Maybe you'd catch up with a friend over coffee, take your kids for a bike ride, try out a new dinner recipe or heck, just grab 60 more minutes of shut-eye.<p>Whatever you'd choose, your plans would probably bring you significantly more satisfaction than staring at a spreadsheet and writing status …

Democratic Town Hall: CNN's Reality Check team inspects the claims

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Democratic candidates for president gathered in New Hampshire for CNN's Democratic Town Hall on Wednesday, and CNN's Reality Check team spent the night putting their statements and assertions to the test.<p>The team of reporters, researchers and editors across CNN listened …

Middle-class

Why Germany needs to rethink what it means to be German

The attacks earlier this month in Paris that led to the deaths of 130 people have prompted a range of responses across Europe and the world.<p>One of the darker reactions, however, has involved targeting the hundreds of thousands of refugees from Syria, Afghanistan and elsewhere who have poured into …

Europe

Charlie Brown Never Found His Little Red-Haired Girl, but We Did

Donna Wold’s hair is now white, not “violently red”, but she still remembers her courtship with a man named Sparky, and the subsequent comic strips that read “like an old love letter.”<p><b>Donna Johnson Wold’s</b> hair, which was once, in her own words, “violently red,” has long since faded to the white …

Hair Color

Caged: What Drives Ronda Rousey to Wake Up and Fight

<i>"When are we going to see women in the UFC, dude?"</i> – TMZ cameraman<p><i>"Never."</i> – Dana White, president of Ultimate Fighting Championship, 2011<p>On a recent fall afternoon at New York's London Hotel, Ultimate Fighting Championship's first and current Women's Bantamweight champion, Ronda Rousey, sat in a …

Serena Williams

19 A.I. experts reveal the biggest myths about robots

But if you base all your knowledge about robots and AI on movies and books, you're bound to be either terrified or disappointed whenever a new robot comes out.<p>Tech Insider asked 19 AI researchers about the biggest myths in their field. Their answers (lightly edited) are below.

Angela Merkel biography

German Chancellor Angela Merkel stands in front of her election-campaign tour bus before a meeting in Berlin on September 16, 2013.Fabrizio Bensch/Reuters<p>The world's most powerful woman earned her Ph.D. in quantum physics, presides over the richest economy in Europe, and was the central broker in a …

Dear Rest Of Canada, Let's Do This. Love, A B.C. Voter

Here's something the rest of Canada might not know.<p>By the time the news blackout was lifted on election night in previous years, the decision had …

Canada

Looking for a new podcast to try? 45 great picks from the TED staff

There’s something so cool about finding a new podcast to love — each little download opens a door to new ideas, new jokes, new ways of seeing the …

16 Podcasts to Help You Make Sense of the 2016 Elections

For the next 15 months or so, we’ll all be inundated with news and chatter surrounding the 2016 presidential race. Whether you’re hungry for in-depth …