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These Breathtaking Morocco Travel Destinations Will Stop You in Your Tracks

Morocco is easily one of the most beautiful countries in the world. The vast, breathtaking landscapes—from charming beachside towns to sweeping …

Two Hidden Cancer Causes: Diabetes and Obesity

Does a widening waistline put you at risk for cancer? Apparently so. According to a new study, nearly 6 percent of cancers are attributable at least in part to obesity and diabetes.<p>Researchers compared incidence data for 12 cancers in 175 countries in 2012 with body mass index and diabetes …

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Bitcoin just soared past $9,600

The digital currency has risen some 869 percent year-to-date.

Trump is going to release secret JFK files that could prove conspiracy

Bucking predictions, President Trump tweeted this morning that he will not block the release of thousands of the government's JFK assassination files, which are scheduled to be declassified next week. Politico reported yesterday that word within the administration was that Trump would prevent the …

Tragic Titanic letter sells for $166G at auction

An extremely rare sea-stained letter recovered from the body of a Titanic victim was sold at auction in Britain on Saturday for $166,000.<p>The letter is one of the last known correspondences to have survived the sinking of the doomed ocean liner, Reuters reported. It was written on Titanic stationery …

Infamous fake news writer found dead in bed

Maricopa County Sheriff's Office spokesman Mark Casey said Tuesday authorities discovered Paul Horner dead in his bed on Sept. 18.<p>Casey said the Maricopa County medical examiner performed an autopsy which showed there were no signs of foul play. He said Horner had a history of prescription drug …

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6 Things You Can Learn From Actor, Entrepreneur and Investor Ashton Kutcher on His Birthday

He's more than Kelso from 'That '70s Show' or Charlie Sheen's replacement on 'Two and a Half Men.'<p>Ashton Kutcher has an eye for promising startups.<p>Most people recognize Kutcher as an actor, but he’s also had success offscreen. He's a philanthropist, entrepreneur, a venture capitalist and was once a …

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This wearable Bluetooth device will turn any surface into a keyboard

'Tap' is the future of keyboards. The sensors can be worn on either hand and turns any surface into a keyboard.<p>The device comes with an app that …

Five Obamacare Provisions Trump Could Change Right Away

The Trump administration is in place, and one of the new president's first targets is his predecessor’s signature policy. The Republican-led Congress has already started work on dismantling the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.<p>And sure enough, one of Trump's first acts as president …

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Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum's 10 Tips For Preventing Heart Disease

In a recent interview, I spoke with Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum, a practicing cardiologist and Director of Women’s Heart Health at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. She is the author of <i>Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum’s Heart</i> Book: <i>Every Woman’s Guide to a Heart-Healthy Life</i><i>.</i> Her book comes out in paperback in …

The Best Of CES 2014

Another CES has come and gone and, after every CES, there is the inevitable reckoning. We went into this whole thing expecting very little in the way of amazing new products and we were pleasantly surprised. In fact, there was so much cool stuff on and off the show floor that we should have been …

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Google Maps Out the Most Photographed Places in the World

Two weeks ago, Instagram released its annual top 10 lists of the cities and locations that were photographed most often using the photo sharing …

Do THIS So Your Baby Won't Have Peanut Allergies

Peanut allergies seem to be rampant in kids these days, right? And the idea that eating something with nuts could cause your child to go into anaphylactic shock, and could possibly even kill your kid, is so incredibly scary. When I was pregnant, I heard both theories: DO eat peanuts, so your baby …

17 Og Mandino Quotes To Move & Inspire You

A collection of <i>highly inspirational “Og Mandino” quotes</i> to guide you through a success filled life.<p>Inspirational Og Mandino Quotes<p>“Always render more …

(Images) 10 Awesome Picture Quotes To Get You Through The Day | Famous Quotes | Love Quotes | Inspirational Quotes

We have created 10 unique Picture Quotes to give you that extra bounce to get you through your day! We hope you enjoy them as much as we do!<p>Life is …

The Top 9 Hurdles That Most Entrepreneurs Will Encounter In Their Life

Everybody wants to be successful. So do I. So do you. What makes somebody achieve their dreams and others to fail theirs?<p>Read on as we outlay the</b> …

20 Habits That Will Make You Highly Successful

<i>The most successful people in the world</i> are the most motivated – correct?<p>Not entirely.<p><i>It isn’t motivation that creates success, but habit and action</i>. …

37 Surprisingly Chic Gifts Under $25

Don't show a soul your receipts because these finds look très expensive.<p>It doesn't take bells and whistles to show your loved ones how well you know them. These thoughtful gift ideas are guaranteed to be some of the best birthday, anniversary, or just because gifts they've ever gotten.

10 High Performance Habits That Lead To Success

You can’t expect to <i>get the results high performers do</i>, if you don’t adopt <i>the habits high performers have</i>. When you look at the successful people of …

Security Firm AVG Launches First Service To Block Mobile Location Tracking

It’s well known that advertisers track our browsing histories on the web to better target us with ads, but they’re increasingly moving towards tracking our locations too, because the history of your physical movements can be just as valuable to an advertiser as your virtual ones. Now security firm …

Clever Literary Coffee Poster

Food illustrator Gianluca Biscalchin has combined two of our loves – coffee and books – into one fun illustration. Called <i>Literary Coffee</i>, it shows famous authors like Bram Stroker, Jane Austen, and William Shakespeare as cups of hot java (or other drinks). While many of these you'll know right off …

A month in the life of a Galaxy Note 3 owner

This is my Note 3, there are many like it but this one is mine.<p>The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 has been a fairly big deal. In its first month of existence, it’s sold over 5 million units. It’s had positive reviews from tech sites and consumers alike. So what is it like to actually use one everyday? I …

Snapchat rejects $3bn Facebook buyout

Snapchat, the fast-growing messaging system, has reportedly rejected a $3bn buyout offer from Facebook.<p>The Wall Street Journal, citing sources close to the negotiations, said the all-cash offer came as other investors were valuing the loss making two-year-old company at over $4bn. At $3bn Snapchat …

Snapchat Rejected A $3 Billion All-Cash Offer From Facebook

According to a new report from Evelyn M. Rusli and Douglas MacMillan at the WSJ, Facebook offered $3 billion in cash to buy Snapchat, but Snapchat turned it down.<p>This is not the first time that Facebook tried to buy Snapchat. Zuckerberg previously offered $1 billion for Snapchat and was rejected.<p>In …

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The 9 Paint Color Mistakes You Should Never Make

Case in point: This bedroom — it makes four of them.<p>If you ever spent more time agonizing over the difference between "Sunshine Yellow" and "Daylight Yellow" than you have with your family in a given week, we feel your pain. Choosing a color isn't a decision to take lightly, as it sets a room's …

[FINANCE] The International Monetary Fund published a snazzy new report today with a chart that tracks the impact of #China's investment in sub-Saharan #Africa countries' export growth (spoiler: the impact's been BIG, really BIG): http://on.ft.com/17ZfiXj

Islamic finance: 'A mortgage consistent with my faith'

As the World Islamic Economic Forum draws to a close, the BBC hears from one Muslim man who explains how he wants a mortgage "consistent with my faith".<p>The forum caters to the millions of Muslims who seek an alternative to traditional loans by charging fees or rent on property instead of …

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