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ANOTHER S&P 500 ALL-TIME HIGH: Here's What You Need To Know

First, the scoreboard:<p><b>Dow:</b> 17,647.7, +13, (+0.07%)• <b><br>S&P 500:</b> 2,041.3, +1.5, (+0.07%)• <b><br>Nasdaq:</b> 4,671, -17.5, (-0.4%)<p>And now, the top stories on Monday:<p>1. We got two pieces of manufacturing data on Monday morning, the first coming from the New York Fed's Empire State manufacturing report, which saw the …

S&P 500 ends at record high; mergers offset Japan recession | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The S&P 500 edged up to close at a record high on Monday as deal activity worth $100 billion offset concerns about overseas growth after Japan’s economy slipped into recession.<p>A Wall Street sign is pictured in the rain outside the New York Stock Exchange in New York June 9, …

A History of Ideas: Animated Videos Explain Theories of Simone de Beauvoir, Edmund Burke & Other Philosophers

The UK’s Open University has become a dependable source of very short, online video introductions to all sorts of things, from weighty subjects like …

Glenmorangie's Top Distiller Walks Us Through The 'Ridiculous' Process Of Creating Great Whisky

Dr. William "Bill" Lumsden has a mouthful of a job title: director of distilling and whisky creation at Glenmorangie Distillery in Scotland.<p>"I laugh when I tell that to people," he says. "My business card should be sized A4."<p>An enthusiastic supporter of single-malt whisky, Lumsden fell in love with …

Whiskey

Leonardo’s Brain: What a Posthumous Brain Scan Six Centuries Later Reveals about the Source of Da Vinci’s Creativity

One September day in 2008, <b>Leonard Shlain</b> found himself having trouble buttoning his shirt with his right hand. He was admitted into the emergency room, diagnosed with Stage 4 brain cancer, and given nine months to live. Shlain — a surgeon by training and a self-described “synthesizer by nature” …

15 Amazing No-Equipment Workouts

For when you have zero desire to step outside<p>We totally get it: When it’s pouring rain or temps are at Arctic levels, the last thing you want to do is head to the gym. But if you’ve made big fitness resolutions for 2014, skipping workouts because you’d rather curl up on the couch with hot chocolate …

Exercise