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Putin signs law allowing Russia to overturn rulings of international rights courts

MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin has signed a law allowing Russia’s Constitutional Court to decide whether or not to implement rulings of international human rights courts.<p>Russian President Vladimir Putin addresses the audience at the Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg, Russia, December …

8 industries robots will completely transform by 2025

Just as ATMs changed banking and computers took over the home and workplace, robots and artificial intelligence are going to transform a bunch of industries over the next decade.<p>By 2025, a machine may be putting together your driverless car in a factory with no human oversight. A robot maid could …

Artificial Intelligence

Wall Street stands to make billions when Janet Yellen starts hiking rates

When the Federal Reserve increases interest rates — which it is expected to do starting this week — lending businesses will reap the benefits.<p>"This is a tiny, tiny, tiny increase in interest rates that will help banks immeasurably," Richard Bove, a bank analyst at Rafferty Capital Markets, told …

Wall Street

Watch What Putin Does to His Top Prosecutor

The ubiquitous corruption and lack of accountability in Vladimir Putin's Russia were, until recently, easy to sweep under the rug. But the relentless …

Russia

A Wall Street analyst just nailed the most important thing we don't know about China's economy

It's on that last point where we find the most urgent, complicated, and mysterious issue with China's transitioning economy right now. For months the government has said that it is committed to restructuring the country's corporate sector, especially state-owned enterprises (SOEs), but officials …

Wall Street

Wall St. drops as oil's multi-year low adds to investor fears

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks closed sharply lower on Friday, with the S&P 500 ending its worst week since August, as plunging crude oil prices compounded investor nervousness on expectations for the first U.S. interest rate hike in nearly a decade.<p>Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange …

San Bernardino shooting investigation: Past plot and recent loan are latest clues

<b>(CNN) —</b> What happened to transform a trained pharmacist and a county health inspector into terrorists, and when did they take that dark turn?<p>Officials say it could have been years before last week's deadly attack in San Bernardino, California.<p>Investigators believe shooter Syed Rizwan Farook may …

Peshmerga

Volkswagen Doesn't Have a CO2 Problem After All

Germany’s scandal-plagued auto giant has one less thing to worry about.<p>Volkswagen AG (VLKAY) said Wednesday that it won’t, after all, have to pay out …

Dow + DuPont merger reports thrill investors

Maybe we can start calling them the "chemical brothers."<p>Dow Chemical (DOW) and DuPont (DD) are reportedly considering a massive $120 billion merger. And investors are thrilled. Shares in both companies are soaring by about 10% in premarket trading.<p>The Wall Street Journal and Financial Times …

The 10 best tips about money Warren Buffett has ever shared

Warren Buffett is one of the greatest investing and business minds today. But aside from his exponential investing success, Buffett is probably most famous for his humorous insights, colorful commentary and wise advice. It's part of what makes him a perfect fit to be a finalist for the 2015 "Best …

Personal Finance

Watch the Aston Martin Vulcan Hypercar Tear up the Track

Vulcan hypercar struts its stuff.<p>At the 2015 Geneva auto show, Aston Martin debuted the track-only Vulcan. Among other things, the Vulcan sported an enormous rear wing that extends beyond the width of the hypercar’s bodywork, a unique cockpit design, an exterior design that breathes new life into …

Russia gives France a puppy in honor of police dog Diesel

As the world still reels from the deadly attacks in Paris and San Bernardino, one small gesture between Russia and France is giving the world at …

France pushes tough anti-terror funding rules

France wants the EU to do more to cut off funding for terror groups as part of its push for tougher security measures in the wake of the Paris …

Saudi Arabia to host latest round of talks aimed at Syrian unity

Riyadh conference will attempt to bring together rebel groups in war-torn country to find peaceful end to ongoing conflict<p>Efforts to persuade Syrian rebel groups to unite are moving to Saudi Arabia ahead of a tight deadline for convening talks with Bashar al-Assad and maintaining the momentum of …

Diabetic Ketoacidosis Explained

<b>By Alasdair Wilkins</b><p><i>Twitter Summary: DKA - a major complication of #diabetes – we describe what it is, symptoms, who’s at risk, prevention + treatment!</i><p>…

Diabetes

Startups Inspire Innovative Diabetes Management Offerings

The world is taking note of the importance of diabetes management. Venture capitalists are putting their money behind the technology of app and …

Diabetes

How to Properly Gain Muscle Mass the Right Way

A lot of men want to know just how to get muscles, the problem is however that most men don't know how to go about building muscle the proper way. …

10 Cardio Exercises That Burn More Calories than Running

You don’t need to spend your whole life jogging to incinerate fat.<p>Running is great—but there a tons of guys out there who don't have the time or patience to take to the road and pound pavement.<p>For many, though, running sticks in their fitness repertoire because it burns calories better than just …

Exercise

Lose Stubborn Belly Fat - Learn How Exercise And Diet Can Help To Lose Stubborn Belly Fat

Having a flat belly is a dream of most adults and a stubborn belly fat is everyone's enemy. If you're on your middle-age stage or you have has lots …

ALORE

Top Ten Exercises for Men

To get the most from your exercise, and especially to remain mentally engaged, it can help to keep a certain level of variation in your workout. The …

What Happens to Your Body When You Skip the Gym?

Photo: Pond5<p>No matter how dedicated you are to fitness, sooner or later, it’s going to happen: You’re going to skip a workout… and another… and …

21 Inspiring Fitness Girls To Follow On Instagram

All the motivation you need to get in shape—and stay there—in 2018.<p>From ballerinas to yogis and celebrity trainers, these stylish and in-shape girls show off the best workout motivation on Instagram. Follow along and be inspired to get fit—the healthy way.

10 Essential Strength Exercises for Runners

Do these exercises consistently, and you’ll run faster and stronger.<p>Whenever the topic of strength training and running comes up, most runners tend to respond with, “Wait, I’m supposed to do something other than running?” Supplementing running with strengthening exercises will not only aid in …

New Research Shows Listening to Music Actually Alters Your Genes in Surprising Ways

Scientists have known for a while now that listening to music has a bounty of physical and mental benefits: It reduces blood pressure, causes the …