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Bowe Bergdahl hearing begins in Texas

American soldier held by the Taliban for five years will attend a hearing to decide whether he should face a court martial for desertion, and possible life in prison<p>Who is Bowe Bergdahl?<p>Bowe Bergdahl is an American soldier, who was serving in Afghanistan.<p>On June 30, 2009 he was captured by the …

Bowe Bergdahl

The Woman Who Could Write, But Couldn't Read

A recent stroke left one 40-year-old woman with some unusual symptoms.<p>One morning, a kindergarten teacher was about to take attendance for her class when she realized she couldn't read the paper in her hands. She tried looking over her lesson plans, but like the attendance sheet, they seemed to be …

Picture this: Top 10 tech photos of 2013

They made us smile; they made us think; they made us ponder what’s humanly possible.<p>We saw and shared hundreds of great images with you all this …

13 Photos That Will Explain 2013 to Your Grandchildren

Virality often starts on Imgur. And in 2013, 13 of the Internet's favorite images started on the popular photo sharing site.<p>Imgur combed through …

7 (More) Fun Facts That Are Total Lies

Did Nikola Tesla actually work as a swimming instructor? What's the deal with that famous photo of Albert Einstein and his therapist? Did they …

Nikola Tesla

A Look Back: Cocktail Trends of 2013

As time goes by, cocktails that once seemed novel become commonplace; spirits once unfamiliar show up everywhere. And every so often, it's good to stop and take stock. Here are the cocktail trends I saw popping up in 2013—from low-proof cocktails to crowd-pleasing punch, vegetables to …

Cocktail Science: MIT Researchers and José Andrés Make Edible Drink Garnishes That Swim Like Insects

Researchers at MIT have teamed up with chefs and food scientists to create edible cocktail accessories that smash together cutting-edge science with haute cuisine.<p>Imagine you're a graduate student at MIT, one of the world's premiere institutions for engineering, science, and academic research. You …

10 Lesser-Known Cocktails You Should Be Drinking

So you've been doing the cocktails-at-home thing for a while, and now it's time to stretch your legs a bit and try some new drinks. This week, I've gotcha covered with a collection of ten delicious historical cocktails that go beyond the basics—the Martinis, Daiquiris, Old Fashioneds, Manhattans, …

Snap up a pint in Britain's first Bitcoin pub

Drinkers in an east London hostelry can now buy drinks with the digital currency<p>Bitcoin has its first British boozer. The Pembury Tavern in Hackney, east London – as well as its sister pubs in Cambridge, Norwich and Peterborough – are now accepting the virtual currency.<p>It was pub group founder …

Asia’s Richest Man Invests In BitPay

After some serious drubbing in two of the world’s largest countries during past few weeks, the Bitcoin ecosystem may have found its biggest individual backer yet in Li Ka-shing, Asia’s richest man.<p>Li is now an investor in Atlanta-based BitPay, the startup with ambitions to become the PayPal for the …

5 Weird Habits That Make People Successful And Awesome

Because if you make enough money, people call you “eccentric” instead of “crazy.”<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2013. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>Yes, we all need to heed our callings, follow our north stars, and not settle for jobs, but pursue careers.<p>Thing …

How to Start a Business in 10 Days

This story appears in the September 2013 issue of <i>Startups</i>. Subscribe »<p>With an executive staffing venture about to open, a business loan from the in-laws gnawing at her conscience and a new baby to care for, Michelle Fish was already feeling the pressure. But what really pushed her over the edge was …

10 Questions to Ask Yourself When Testing a Business Idea

Writer and editor<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You've got a business idea you're jazzed about, but aren't sure if it's feasible. What you need to do is test the concept to see how it stands up to a series of rigorous questions.<p>"You are always testing," says Andre …

Small Business

Couple Married 61 Years Ago Takes "Up" Inspired Anniversary Photos

This adorable couple, married for an incredible 61 years, finally got the photos they deserve! As a special holiday present, event designer and granddaughter Lauren Wells (on her husband's side) decided to create some truly memorable anniversary photos for her “Nina and Gramps.” According to …

Weddings

How Funding Works – Splitting The Equity Pie With Investors

A hypothetical startup will get about $15,000 from family and friends, about $200,000 from an angel investor three months later, and about $2 Million …

Venture Capital

Waiting for a better day

Sleeper

The Young Entrepreneur

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Sleeping Dog - Varanasi, India

Life together