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Ferrari delivers one-off F12 SP America in New York

Ferrari's Special Projects division has apparently been keeping busy. We're sure that we don't even see half of the special one-offs Maranello's customer skunkworks unit produces, but we've been seeing quite a few lately.<p>The last one that popped up on our radar screens was the F12 TRS revealed at …

Colleges Offer to Pay Students to Take a Gap Year

MEDFORD, Mass. — Colleges are paying students to take a year off after high school to travel, volunteer or do internships so that students of all income brackets can benefit from "gap years."<p>A new program at Tufts University and existing ones at a handful of other schools aim to remove the …

How to Make Money by Blogging on LinkedIn

An entrepreneur reveals how he generated leads and revenue with his LinkedIn blog and show how you can do the same.<p>16 million.<p>That's how many people viewed my blog content on LinkedIn last year. Those 16 million page views led to 300,000 followers, thousands of sales leads and books sold and more …

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Job Seekers Still Have To Hide Tattoos (From The Neck Up)

Deanna Mullennax spent six months last year looking for a job. Having tattoos, she says, definitely didn't help.<p>"Tattoos literally change your career," says Mullennax, who is now working at a bakery in Chicago. "They call them 'job stoppers' for a reason."<p>Tattoos have become more common over the …

What Sbarro's Woes Say About Where We Get Our Fast Food Now

In 1985, Joe Sbarro declared that he had high hopes for his cafeteria-style pizza chain, founded in 1956.<p>"Sbarro's dream is to be another McDonald's," he told Newsday.<p>On Thursday that dream took a hit: The Italian chain that's become a shopping mall staple shut down 155 stores, or about 16 percent …

$1 Trillion Student Loan Problem Keeps Getting Worse

Americans are borrowing money again by adding to balances on their credit cards, mortgages, student and auto loans.<p>Total consumer debt at the end of 2013 was $11.52 trillion, and in the last three months of the year Americans increased debt levels by $241 billion–the largest quarter to quarter …

Just say no to college! Why it’s the worst decision a young American can make

<b>John Belushi in "Animal House" (Universal)</b><p>For today’s grads, a job is no sure thing, but decades of debt may be. And don’t get me started on the “education”<p>Matt Saccaro<p>February 22, 2014 2:00pm (UTC)<p>Each autumn, millions of young Americans parade into colleges with cheap plastic furniture in tow, …

2015 Ferrari 458 Speciale First Drive [w/video]

On A Scale Of One To Ten, We're Going To Need A New Scale<p>Where the current roadgoing Ferrari coupe with its rear-mounted V8 can go beyond this Speciale edition, I don't know. The 458 Italia and Spider already hold a very dear place in the hearts of anyone who has driven them on a sunny day over …