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Eric Schmidt defends Google tax affairs, saying firm was key to UK growth

Google's executive chairman Eric Schmidt has defended the internet giant's tax affairs, saying the firm was playing a key role in the UK's high-tech …

Venezuela

The 85 Investing Lessons

• <b>Author:</b> Robin R. Speziale<p>The 85 Investing Lessons is based on the top selling investing eBook Lessons From The Successful Investor, which is now available for only $4.99, and contains 85 timeless value investing lessons to help you build a quality portfolio of value stocks that will make you …

Winner of Your Best Cheap Feast

Congratulations to fiveandspice, whose "Greek" Lamb with Orzo won the contest for Your Best Cheap Feast!<p><i>Fiveandspice in the kitchen, left, and t</i><i>he winning dish, right.</i><p><b>1. Describe an early food experience that has influenced the way you think about food and/or cooking.</b><br>So many things! My mother is a …

Done

<i>Published in the March 2013 issue</i><p><b>When you start doing</b> your own cooking, it's like when you start having sex — you can finally start figuring out what you <i>like.</i> There's a tendency to characterize cooking as a kind of thralldom (the phrase "slave to the kitchen" comes to mind), but really, all those …

Logging

How to Cook a Steak from Low Earth Orbit

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2 Things Going Right in the Economy

The stock market is at an all-time high, but we know the economy is still in dismal shape, facing mass unemployment, deficits, a lack of savings, and …

Flee The U.S. With JetBlue If The Presidential Election Doesn’t Go Your Way

How many of us have sworn that we would pick up and leave the country if our candidate didn’t win the presidential election? Well, JetBlue is actually offering free flights to people who do want to say so long to the U.S.–at least temporarily–if things don’t go their way on November 6. The giveaway …

Adorable Alert: Cow & Gate Pushes The Cute Envelope In New Spot

A bunch of cute kids messing around in a recording studio turns into an impromptu performance of an ’80s classic.<p>Hats off to the owners of Angel Recording Studios in north London for allowing in 90 toddlers to play with assorted musical instruments and an audio recording kit during a two-day shoot …

7 People Under 30 Who Are Changing Our World

How Millennials are shaping politics, education, global development, entertainment, and more.<p>Members of the Millennial Generation are predisposed to start organizations and businesses, with 15% doing so right out of college, an increase of 300% from 20 years ago. Here are the stories of seven …

New Jersey

Sarah Silverman, Ben Stiller, Michael Cera, And The Rebels Saving Hollywood

Determined not to repeat the mistakes of the music business, a cadre of digital pioneers is rebooting the entertainment industry.<p>“Over a million views?!” Sarah Silverman says incredulously. “There’s not one funny joke in that!”<p>The edgy comedian, dressed all in black (black dress, black tights, …

Business Development

GET READY: Here Comes Another Massive Week For The Global Economy

We hope you're having a relaxing weekend. It's going to be another big week for the global economy, kicking off Sunday night.<p>Sunday evening is the beginning of global PMI day, in which we get surveys from Asia, Europe, South America, and the U.S. about the state of each country's manufacturing …

Economy

Globalism and Technology: A Hidden Misconception That Dooms the U.S. Economy

<b>In an article in today’s New York Times Sunday Review, I challenge a fundamental assumption underlying Washington’s</b> <b>embrace of globalism: the idea that no matter how fast American technologies leak abroad, an abundance of new production methods and new industries will keep bubbling up to take their</b> …

10 Tax Laws That Are Holding The Economy Back

Currently, terms to describe the current code are more like "complicated," "obscure," and even "unconscionable," all of which have appeared in reports by tax policy groups looking at how to fix the system. The cost of navigating this maze to taxpayers and businesses hit $163 billion in 2010, more …

Finance

How to handle an audit - Tax Watch - MarketWatch

Many taxpayers are fretting over the end of the tax-filing season. But the event that some people fear the most—the audit—can happen at any time of …

Pot entrepreneur's startup takes root