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The 25 Hottest Careers Right Now—and How Much They Pay

Indeed's annual ranking is out.<p>Looking for a new career? You may want to consider construction.<p>Construction jobs made a good showing on Thursday when …

Employment

Religion column: The Bible, abortion and the sanctity of life

Exodus 21:22-25 prescribes the punishment for causing a woman to miscarry. If there's no harm done besides the miscarriage, then the person is fined. …

This is how mould and damp inside your home does to your body and your health

Many people have had to deal with the emergence of mould in their house from time to time.<p>The problem can be caused by a variety of things, like …

Suffer from tinnitus? This might bring you relief

People with tinnitus typically hear a ringing or buzzing sound that nobody else seems to notice. The constant noise can be debilitating in worst-case …

Neurophilosophy

We're at the end of white Christian America. What will that mean?

America is a Christian nation: this much has always been a political axiom, especially for conservatives. Even someone as godless and immoral as the 45th president feels the need to pay lip service to the idea. On the Christian Broadcasting Network last year, he summarized his own theological …

Religion

Florida teens who recorded drowning man will not be charged in his death

<b>(CNN) —</b> A group of Florida teens who taunted a drowning man while filming his death from afar will not be criminally charged, according to police.<p>In the more than two-minute long video, the five teen boys -- who are between the ages of 14 and 16 -- can be heard laughing as the man struggles to stay …

Crime

Rachel Dolezal says transgender people face less prejudice than she does as ‘transracial’

Rachel Dolezal, former African-American studies professor and NAACP branch president, thinks she faces more stigma against “racial fluidity” as a …

LGBTQI

The 3 Things Healthy and Financially Smart People Never Do | Inc.com

Your business isn't where you think it should be. Your health and fitness aren't at the level that you desire. On the surface, you're taking care of the habits that lead to a successful business and good health.<p>Yet, there's a missing link between where you want to be and where you currently …

Self-awareness

No new threat led to airline laptop limits, officials say

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. and British officials said Tuesday the decision to bar laptops and tablets from the cabins of some international flights wasn't based on any specific threat but on longstanding concerns about terrorists targeting jetliners.<p>Unimpressed, some travelers and civil liberties …

Abu Dhabi

Super-thin electrical wires are made from tiny diamond bits

Composed of interlocking cages of carbon and hydrogen, diamondoids occur naturally in petroleum fluids. For this research, the tiny molecules were …

Nanotech

As Khmer Rouge guerrillas in the '70s, they took part in genocide. Now, as Christians, they ask for forgiveness

Consulting a Bible app on his smartphone, Norng Chhay pulled up his favorite passage from the book of Matthew.<p>"'Do not judge others, and you will not be judged. For you will be treated as you treat others,'" the former Khmer Rouge soldier read aloud. Matthew 7 particularly resonates with him, he …

Amazon has an oddly efficient way of storing stuff in its warehouses

If you live in one the 27 cities where Amazon offers its Prime Now service, you can have tens of thousands of items delivered to your door in an hour. On a recent visit to Amazon's Manhattan Prime Now location, we got a peek at how it stocks its shelves, and it looks like a total mess. But there's …

Cloud Computing

More hotels are checking out of the Bible business

When the ultra-hip Moxy Hotel opens in San Diego next year, the rooms will be stocked with the usual amenities — an alarm clock, hair dryer, writing desk and flat-screen TV.<p>But you won't find a Bible in the bedside nightstand.<p>Marriott International, the world’s largest hotel company, supplies a …

Options For Going Off The Grid: Harnessing Wind, Solar And Hydro Power

With rising inflation and increasing prices on all utilities, it’s no wonder that many Americans today are looking for ways to cut costs wherever …

After Centuries, Scientists Have Finally Figured Out How Water Conducts Electricity

One of life's most fundamental processes has been witnessed.<p>It's a textbook moment centuries in the making: more than 200 years after scientists …

11 Habits of Happy People That Anyone Can Adopt

When we think of happiness, we typically think of things that bring us immediate pleasure — a decadent meal, a favorite book or a relaxing day on the …

Happiness

Jagadish Chandra Bose, the Indian scientist who pioneered wireless communication in the 1890s

They don’t make them like Jagadish Chandra Bose anymore.<p>Born in Munshiganj district of Bangladesh (then part of India) on Nov. 30, 1858, Bose has a slew of achievements under his belt. He was a physicist, botanist, and even an author during his lifetime—all this even though he was not allowed …

Wireless

Toxic Buildup Leads To Weight Gain, Belly Fat, And Other Health Problems. Try This Simple Detox Drink | Home Remedies

Are you typically bothered with abrupt weight gain, joint pain, headaches, acne breakout, food allergies, depression, sleeping disorders, as well as …

This One Weekly Habit Will Boost Your Productivity, Improve Your Health and Make You Happy | Inc.com

It's been a tough week. You're behind on some important deadlines. Your customers want more from you than you can give. Or maybe you don't have enough customers and desperately need to find new ones. As always, you're worried about cash flow.<p>What should you do this weekend? Make sure to take a day …

Time Management

Renewable energy is violating human rights as much as fossil fuels have for decades

Before she was killed, prominent indigenous activist Berta Caceres wrote a letter to Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, the United Nations special rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples.<p>“The threat to Rio Blanco has returned due to this new onslaught by DESA Corporation,” Caceres wrote in Spanish in …

Human Rights

Thousands of Fish Dropped Dead in a New York Canal Overnight, And Locals Are Freaking Out

No one's seen anything like this before.<p>Imagine waking up on a Monday morning and seeing an entire stretch of the Shinnecock Canal on Long Island …

Fish

Interactive: How global bonds are the bedrock of a diversified portfolio

Global diversification—the idea of spreading your risks and returns across domestic and international markets—is a basic principle of investing. But while many investors have signed on to the idea of diversifying their stocks, their bond portfolios are often highly concentrated in the U.S.1<p>What you …

Investing

Refugees Grow Vegetables and Hope in Louisville, Kentucky

On an early autumn morning in Louisville, Kentucky, a white SUV pulls onto a small road that intersects two large plots of green space, much of it …

China to burn, not bury, as it tackles trash challenge | Reuters

WUJIANG, China (Reuters) - Thousands of tonnes of urban waste are hidden behind scrubbed white walls at a new power plant on the outskirts of the Chinese city of Wujiang, with even its chimney disguised as a clock tower.<p>Desperate to fight mounting trash problems but wary of public opposition, China …

Environmentalism

Garden Planning: Guidelines for Growing Vegetables - Modern Homesteading

<b>Work toward homestead food self-sufficiency by developing a plan for growing vegetables. Get an idea of how much space you'll need to plant to a</b> …

Gardening

Here’s What You Do When Customers Start Abandoning Your Business

<i>This piece originally appeared on AllBusiness.</i><p>There are a number of reasons why customers may decide to abandon your product or service. But if you …

Customer Experience

Buy Any Stock for a Discount -- Here's How

Image Source: Getty Images.<p>If you're worried that the market is too expensive now, then you're not alone. It seems we can't go a single day without another expert predicting a stock market correction or even a full-blown recession. Fortunately, you don't need to worry about overpaying for the …

4 Catastrophic Legal Mistakes That Could Put You Out of Business

Most entrepreneurs are making these legal mistakes, and have no idea.<p>Entrepreneurs are usually great at getting down to business and putting the peddle to the medal. Often that comes at the cost of glazing over some important legal aspects. It's not worth putting yourself or your company in harm's …

Small Business