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16 interview questions that are designed to trick you

<b>• Interview questions are often designed to test candidates.</b><p><b>• Some of these questions are obviously difficult, while others are more subtle traps.</b><p><b>• Business Insider spoke to two career experts who listed some especially tricky questions to watch out for and how to answer them.</b><p>Savvy hiring managers …

Depression Isn’t What You Think It Is

Millions of people are diagnosed with major depression, while a growing number of scientists are saying it isn’t a distinct condition. It’s part of a big shake-up in psychiatry as researchers attempt to define mental disorders by what’s going wrong in the brain rather than using checklists of …

New Data On Just How Bad The Gender Pay Gap Is

Earlier this week on the <i>The Daily Show</i>, Jon Stewart cited a new study from the Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR) that predicts women won’t reach pay parity with men until 2058. As guest commentator Kristen Schaal joked, that’s after the expected introduction of the flying car in 2017, …

Lean back, Eric Schmidt! How interrupting men & unconscious bias are killing women’s careers

Laugh or cry: A Google exec repeatedly interrupted one of tech’s most powerful women while talking about diversity<p>It is equal parts hilarious and depressing that Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt was called out for repeatedly interrupting Megan Smith, chief technology officer for the United …

Genius Makeup Artist Transforms Himself Into Kim Kardashian, Dakota Johnson, Other Female Celebs

Paolo Ballesteros, a 32-year-old Filipino actor, model and makeup artist, wowed the Internet last year with his jaw-dropping ability to transform himself into seemingly any female celebrity under the sun -- with little more than some deftly-applied makeup.<p>Ballesteros is making waves yet again this …

The twisted morality of climate denial: How religion and American exceptionalism are undermining our future

Despite overwhelming scientific consensus, Americans remain split on climate change. Here’s why<p>James Inhofe, the senior Republican senator from Oklahoma and author of "The Great Hoax: How the Global Warming Conspiracy Threatens Your Future," has recently become chairman of the Senate’s Environment …

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25 Rooms Transformed Beyond Belief

Interior Design

51 Tips To Start Getting In Shape From People Who Have Been There

Realistic advice that works for real people, from real people. No more crash diets and get-ripped-quick schemes.<p><b>Be willing to try any workout class at least once</b>, and recognize that your workout preferences may change with your fitness level. —katier4bba4c003<p><b>Always be willing to push your limits.</b> …

5 healthy fast food meals for under $5

Many people consider fast food to be a guilty pleasure, while some only resort to drive-thru menus when they're in a hurry. Whatever the reason, most of us visit these establishments at least every once in a while. According to data published by the Centers for Disease Control, "during 2007–2010, …

Nutrition

Recording in police shooting suddenly found, prompting cries of foul

Chicago police Officer Raoul Mosqueda's story about the night he and his partner fatally shot a man during a South Side traffic stop remained unchanged for four years.<p>In sworn depositions and again on a federal witness stand earlier this week, Mosqueda repeatedly said he pulled over Darius Pinex's …

Police Shootings

40 Bedroom Colors That Will Make You Wake Up Happier

Because beige is no way to start the day.<p>These take-notice bedroom color ideas are total mood boosters. Once you've gotten all the inspiration you can here, check out our most stylish bedroom ideas.

9 Easy Ways to Make Your Home Look Like A Million Bucks

Spruce up your home decor without draining your wallet<p>New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, shares her best ideas for creating stylish interiors. After years of designing spaces for high-end real estate companies, she's spilling the beans on how you can spruce up your home decor without …

Texting this phone number will get you 'anything you want as long as it's not illegal'

What if you could text a number and get anything you want?<p>That's the ambitious goal of a new startup called Magic, a text-messaging-based concierge service that promises to pull strings, place orders, and schedule deliveries all so you don't have to.<p>Magic doesn't have a dedicated app. It instead …

Measles death in Germany prompts calls for mandatory vaccinations

A senior German health official has called for mandatory measles vaccinations after an 18-month-old boy died of the disease amid the country’s worst outbreak in more than a decade.<p>The Berlin health minister, Mario Czaja, confirmed on Monday that the child - who had not been immunised against …

Public Health

The Unique Difficulties That Women Face With Weight Loss

If you're a woman who has tried to lose weight, you may have noticed something: it's hard. Much harder than simply cutting your calories and watching …

Fitness

Motivational Quotes

Oct 7, 2015<p>It's the best form of medication.<p>Oct 2, 2015<p>It needs exercise just like the muscles of the body.<p>Sep 23, 2015<p>Running is not, as it so often seems, only about what you did in your last race.<p>Sep 18, 2015<p>Relax and let the run come out of you.<p>Sep 16, 2015<p>...matters more than how much you …

Muscle

My country's problem with menstruation

<b>(CNN) —</b> Six years ago, I was in the fifth grade and my teachers were planning a school trip to the nearby town of Karjat. A hundred chatty students were to go there by bus, engage in a little sightseeing and return at night.<p>At that age, getting a monthly visit from a certain bloody friend was …

Stone Age

20 Game-Changing Beauty Products That Almost Work Magic

Power up your beauty routine with these essential products.

Man Says His Wife Filed For Divorce After He Refused To Give Up Newborn With Down Syndrome

Samuel Forrest says his wife left him after he decided to raise their son, who has Down syndrome. His wife said she thought the baby would be better cared for elsewhere.<p>Forrest's son, Leo, was born on Jan. 21 in an Armenian hospital. He said doctors there broke the news to him that the baby was …

18 Valentine's Day Grooming and Fashion Gift Ideas to Get Your Stylish Man

This Valentine's Day, guys will be giving their special someone chocolates, flowers, diamonds or pearls, and wine and dine her at an expensive restaurant. Unfortunately, getting the perfect Valentine's day gift for him can be a little trickier -- it's tough to know what he wants.<p>That said, it's …

8 Photos That Prove a Guy Is Never "Too Big" for a Condom

A slideshow you can share with your daughter one day

Fightback against internet giants’ stranglehold on personal data starts here

With the Databox concept, scientists at British universities have begun an attempt to win back control of information about us<p>Whenever regulators gather to discuss market failures, the cliche “level playing field” eventually surfaces. When regulators finally get around to thinking about what …

Personal Data

Two planets as big as Earth ‘could be on edge of solar system’

Scientists say belt of space rocks known as ‘extreme trans-Neptunian objects’ appear to be influenced by gravitational pull<p>At least two as-yet undiscovered planets as big as Earth or larger may be hiding in the outer fringes of the solar system, scientists believe.<p>The secret worlds are thought to …

Astronomy

Inequality is killing American women

Research reveals women living in the lowest-income areas in the U.S. are twice as likely to suffer maternal death<p>Imagine that each year six U.S. passenger jets crashed, killing all passengers on board. Imagine that every person who died on those planes was a woman who was pregnant or recently gave …

Why A Lack Of Productivity Can Lead To Bad Habits

We first make our habits, and then our habits make us. – John Dryden<p>Are you as productive as you’d like to be?<p>Do you feel like you could do a whole …

Want to discuss cats or novels? Haruki Murakami will answer

TOKYO (AP) — If you are troubled, lost in life or just feel like discussing cats and Japanese baseball, visit "Mr. Murakami's Place" online. Starting …

Articles about minimalist home near danish forest on Dwell.com - Dwell

Overlooking views of a picturesque Austrian village, this modern home is built of wood entirely sourced from the homeowner’s...<p>Covered in mirrored glass that’s transparent when viewed from within, the façade of this Mexican forest retreat reflects the...<p>A World Heritage Site sits at the foot of a …

Remodeling 101: 6 Considerations For Lava Stone Countertops

Drawn to natural stone but also a fan of color? Until recently, the options in the countertop world were limited, but of late, lava stone countertops …