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7 questions you should ask a startup CEO during a job interview

<i>This article is part of DBA, a series on Mashable about running a business that features insights from leaders in entrepreneurship, venture capital</i> …

Sexist #HowToSpotAFeminist hashtag is reclaimed by feminists on Twitter

Grab your binoculars. If you've ever wanted to know what a feminist looks like, some people on Twitter are here to define it for you, whether you …

Feminism

Indonesia set to execute drug smugglers

Indonesia appears likely to press ahead with the executions of nine drug criminals on Tuesday, despite last-ditch appeals by Australia's foreign minister for a stay of execution so that claims of corruption during the trials of the two Australian prisoners could be investigated.<p>The families of the …

Asia

Baltimore and the State of American Cities

Six weeks ago, before Baltimore had become the latest venue for outrage over the killing of black men by the police, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake delivered her annual State of the City address. Rawlings-Blake, who served previously as the chair of the city council, ascended to her current post in …

Justice

16 European Destinations for the Traveler Who's Seen it All (PHOTOS)

Seaside hideaways, new culture capitals, neighborhoods on the rise--all spared the EasyJet hordes and summertime tourists. From Ireland to the Greek isles, T+L uncovers 16 destinations to visit now.<p><i>--Reported by: Stephen Bayley, Rachel Felder, Adam Graham, Marti Buckley Kilpatrick, Alexandra</i> …

Travel

Successful women share top tips for finding (and keeping) a mentor

Mentorships can be hard to come by — and even more difficult to hold on to. Given busy schedules and fluctuating lifestyles, it's a challenge to put …

A song about feminism by a comedian is laugh-out-loud hilarious and oh so true.

To all those celebrities who think they're not feminists, Katie Goodman has some "bad" news...<p>You see it all the time. A ton of female celebrities …

Feminism

We Went to Yesterday’s Tampon Tax March in London

Women (and some men) marched with fake bloodied underpants on their heads, hoping to draw attention to one of Britain's most ridiculous taxations.<p>Apart from being a flagrant reminder of one's youth and fertility, being on your period is never fun. Blood gloops out of your vagina, often with little …

Menstruation

And Now.. Video Everywhere

<i>"Are you talking to me???"</i><p>Yesterday, a New York City cop made the mistake of cursing out an Uber taxi driver while his passenger recorded the whole thing on video.<p>This was a big mistake, because today he was removed from his job on the 'Terrorism Task Force'.<p>A big mistake.<p>In a way, I feel sorry for …

United Nations

Planet 50-50 by 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality

The Ultimate List of Hacks to Prepare for Your Upcoming Disneyland Trip

<i>What are some favorite Disneyland hacks?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.</i><p><i>Answer by Lucas J Meeker</i><p>If you don't want to pay for …

Walt Disney Company

Here's Every Claim Made Against Bill O'Reilly So Far

The list of accusations leveled at Bill O'Reilly grows by the day.<p>What began as a probe into the veracity of the Fox News host's war reporting experience has now snowballed into a slew of alleged lies, exaggerations and inaccuracies.<p>If you're having trouble keeping all these shifting stories …

Media Industry

Eight Hostels for When You're Too Old to Stay at a Hostel

Sure, college students and party animals may seek out hostels as an ideal way to meet other young travelers and save money on the road, but there comes a point in every traveler's life when showering with flip-flops and playing drinking games with strangers becomes less appealing, and clean bedding …

Swimming Pools

Toward Trustworthy News: 'Lies, Damn Lies, and Viral Content'

We're talking about an <b>authoritative</b> report regarding "how news websites spread (and debunk) online rumors, unverified claims, and misinformation." That's not, in itself, news, but it's real valuable in that this report brings together and surfaces a lot of untrustworthy and very common practices.<p>My …

Journalism

Jenner speculation comes at key time for transgender rights

NEW YORK (AP) — Whether or not Olympic legend Bruce Jenner becomes its new champion, the transgender-rights movement is making remarkable strides on many fronts — ranging from mass-media visibility to legal protections. Yet despite the gains, activists say many transgender Americans, far more so …

LGBTQI

The 6 Most Dangerous Words and Phrases

Communication is a powerful tool. Words have the power to hurt, heal, inspire, motivate, or isolate another person. Most people, particularly those that are judged on their words, like politicians, leaders, and those in the media, are careful about what they say. Imagine how powerful it would be to …

Self-help

Urban Without Limits: Finding Adventure in America's Big Cities

Urban life is a thrill, but it can lose its luster when you're stuck in the same old routine. This month, we remake the metropolis in our own active image, celebrating the new, the cool, and the classic, with an emphasis on nonstop adventure, sports, and style. Join the revolution: <i>Outside</i> is going …

Rose Bowl

10 UNESCO World Heritage sites with wild back stories | CNN Travel

Travel

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Travel

Indonesia to execute two members of 'Bali Nine' drug trafficking ring | Reuters

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Two Australian citizens are next in line to be executed for drug offences in Indonesia, the Southeast Asian nation’s attorney general said on Monday, in a move likely to strain ties between the neighbors.<p>Australian Andrew Chan (L) and Myuran Sukumaran wait in a temporary cell …

Asia

Austerity for the Other Guy

The people of Greece rebelled last week against the perverse notion that they should continue to endure biting austerity in a vain attempt to cure a condition that they are not solely responsible for creating.<p>Sounds familiar, right? It’s like American workers forced to suffer through a recession …

Europe

13 Reasons To Get To Nicaragua Before Everyone Discovers It

Ahh, Central America. While most travelers spend their time plotting escapes to Europe or Southeast Asia, this little nugget sits unassumingly right under their noses (literally -- it's pretty much directly south, and a shorter flight than you'd think).<p>And Nicaragua may just be the best nation in …

Central America

The Artist Behind The 'Sexist' Newsweek Cover Speaks: 'I Wanted to Depict the Harassment That Women Suffer'

On Friday I interviewed Edel Rodriguez, the artist behind the Newsweek cover that has people tweeting in shock and exclaiming their outrage on the nation's morning shows. As the cofounder of PowerToFly, the first platform that places women in tech positions they can do in offices or from home, I'm …

Feminism

First time Greece: top 10 experiences

With its sparkling white beaches, crystalline water and venerable ancient sites, Greece lives up to all the hype. But how to approach this vast country with enough islands to suit everyone’s taste and antiquities dotting the landscape like a historical map of Western civilisation?<p>Most first-time …

European Travel

The 11 Beginner Yoga Poses Everyone Pretends To Know (But May Be Doing Wrong)

Remember when you resolved to do more yoga? And then you sat at the back of a yoga class as the teacher said ridiculous things like "juice your spine" and you wondered what the heck you were doing?<p>Yeah, we're here to help.<p>Yoga doesn't need to be shrouded in mystery. This week, we caught up with …

Yoga

7 Explorers Name The Most Beautiful Place They've Ever Seen

Looking for travel inspiration? We've been asking fascinating people -- Pulitzer Prize-winners, world champion athletes, entrepreneurs, artists, and more -- to share the greatest travel journeys of their lives.<p><b>New Guinea</b><p>Scientist and author Jared Diamond, who won the Pulitzer Prize for "Guns, …

Hiking

Legal lifeline thrown to Australians on Indonesian death row

<b>(CNN) —</b> Lawyers for two Australian men on death row in Indonesia attempted to throw them a legal lifeline on Friday, despite the government's recent insistence that there is no way out.<p>Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, aged 31 and 33 respectively, were sentenced to death in 2006 for leading the …

Asia

Watch Fox News' Megyn Kelly School Mike Huckabee on What a Modern Women Really Does

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee had a rude awakening this week at the unlikely hands of none other than Fox News host Megyn Kelly.<p>On Wednesday, …

Megyn Kelly