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Popular Antacids Increase The Risk Of B-12 Deficiency

Acid-inhibiting drugs like Zantac and Prilosec have become hugely popular because they're so good at preventing the unpleasant symptoms of heartburn and acid indigestion.<p>But the drugs also make it more likely that a person will be short on vitamin B-12. And that can contribute to health problems …

Laser pointer attacks on airplane pilots have jumped 1100% since 2005

As if airplane pilots didn’t already have enough to worry about, they’re now facing record levels of attacks from laser pointers while landing their planes.<p>The FBI’s terrorism unit is investigating two incidents last week at New York City’s LaGuardia airport in which airplane pilots were …

New York City

FBI Seizes Deep Web Black Market Silk Road, Arrests Owner

The feds have caught up to the Silk Road. The underground website long known for drug trafficking and other illegal activity was seized by the FBI who also arrested the owner on three criminal counts. New York State prosecutors charged Ross William Ulbricht with one count each of narcotics …

The Government Now Admits There's an 'Area 51'

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Newly declassified documents, obtained by George Washington University's National Security Archive, …

10 Things You Should Never Post On Instagram

<i>This post was originally published on Thought Catalog.</i><p>By Kayla Klepac<p>I kind of hate Instagram, but that doesn't stop me from using it daily. It's a dearth of bad selfies, pets, babies, and mediocre meals. These are familiar complaints that have been made (to hilarious effect) in videos like …

Social Media

How to Watch CNN for Free, Without Paying for Cable*

Wouldn’t it be great to watch cable programming without having to pay cable programmers?<p>CNN sort of hears you, cord-cutters, cord-nevers and other …

Media Industry

Why LinkedIn Became My Favorite Social Network

<i>Guest author Matthew Bryan Beck is founder and creative director of Blood+Copy and editor of The New York Digital.</i><p>Founded in 2003, LinkedIn has grown well beyond its roots as an online resume and recruitment tool. The site claims that more than two new members sign up every second. LinkedIn boasts …

The Definitive Guide To The British Royal Line Of Succession

UPDATE: Prince Louis Arthur Charles has been added. Meet the royal baby's family and find where they fit into the line for the British throne.

Royal Babies

LEGO Unveils 'Back to the Future' Time Machine Set

Marking the fourth release from the LEGO CUUSOO fan submission-based designs, LEGO has unveiled a<p>Marking the fourth release from the LEGO CUUSOO fan submission-based designs, LEGO has unveiled a <i>Back to the Future</i> box set. Originally submitted by two fan builders and selected late last year to be …

Why McDonald's Employee Budget Has Everyone Up In Arms

As the saying goes, everyone should have a budget.<p>No matter how much or how little you make, a budget will help you reach your financial goals, right?<p>Possibly with that idea in mind, McDonald's decided to teach its employees how to create one. But in doing so, the company may have inadvertently …

Stream These Coffee Shop Sounds To Boost Your Creativity

There’s a reason that so many telecommuters choose to work in coffee shops instead of their living rooms: working in moderately loud environments where noise levels reach approximately 70 decibels (like coffee shops) breeds creativity, according to research that we first wrote about last year. A …

Creativity

Damnit, Ford Motor Company, I said nope!

<i>Damnit, Ford Motor Company, I said nope!</i>

America’s Regression: Under Obama, More Backlash Than Progress

If Obama talks honestly, the right-wing media will howl about how he’s ‘racializing’—but decent and empathetic Americans will listen, writes Michael …

Want To Increase Your Productivity? Take Control Of Your Time

A friend of mine recently told me about a problem she was having at work. <i>“I usually think I have enough time to get things done, but something always comes up and then I’m behind schedule on projects,”</i> she said. <i>“My boss spoke to me about this, and I’m worried that if it happens again she’ll include</i> …

Indianapolis Star

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Are You Undervaluing Your Skills?

It’s easy to unintentionally undervalue your skills, which means it’s also easy to do things for free or very little that you might otherwise use to …

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Best apps for first-time iPhone owners

Getting started with your first iPhone is an amazing experience, especially when you have all the right apps.If you or someone you know has just …

The Irrationality of Giving Up This Much Liberty to Fight Terror

When confronted by far deadlier threats, Americans are much less willing to cede freedom and privacy.<p>Reuters<p>The image is still powerful, isn't it?<p>So are the anger, and the memories.<p>Most Americans don't just remember where they were on September 11, 2001 -- they remember feeling frightened. Along …

This is the coolest Wikipedia app on the planet

According to Google’s DoubleClick ad planner, Wikipedia is the sixth largest website in the world with approximately 410 million monthly unique …

Outlook, Office, Skype, Bing, Breaking News, and Latest Videos

Join Rewards and earn points when you explore and search on MSN.<p>See your recent documents, or start one for free with Office Online.<p>Sign in to your …

5 Surprising Drone Uses (Besides Pizza Delivery)

Domino's delivery may be a farce, but drones are set to become common in American skies.<p><b>We all know drones can deliver death on the battlefield, but might they also soon be delivering hot pizzas to your door? While the "DomiCopter," the brainchild of a British Domino's pizza franchise, delivered a</b> …

Anger swells after NSA phone records court order revelations

The scale of America's surveillance state was laid bare on Thursday as senior politicians revealed that the US counter-terrorism effort had swept up …

There’s actually reason to throw good money after bad

“Don’t throw good money after bad.” Any student of economics knows this basic rule, which states that rational agents should not take irrecoverable or “sunk” costs into account when making decisions about present or future investments. Nevertheless, human beings break this rule all the time, …

Sunk Costs

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Open-plan offices make employees less productive, less happy, and more likely to get sick

A well-designed office is a happy office. As facilities managers strive to save space and cash, they’re reshuffling desks and fiddling with temperature gauges. All of which has an impact on workers’ performance. Open-plan offices may make some kinds of collaboration easier, but are they more …

Ergonomics

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PNC Bank Review: Can This Big Bank Improve Your Financial Outlook?

PNC Bank has been providing banking services to customers for over 150 years. It began as primarily a bank for businesses, but has expanded its …