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When Terrorists First Attacked the U.S.

A hundred years ago this month, the nation was blindsided by the first act of terrorism on U.S. soil—at the hands of Mexican troops commanded by the …

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18 Cool New Products to Make You Actually WANT to Work Out

Mixing up a workout routine with a new top here, some post-workout treats there and new goals everywhere is important for staying excited (and committed!) to your fitness. Fresh gear and gadgets to reinvigorate your routine or reward yourself when hitting a new PR go a long way in the results …

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What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast

Mornings are an underutilized tool to aid productivity.<p>Let me explain.<p>We’re often at our peak in the mornings. This is why Mark McGuinness suggests …

The ten best quotes from the St. Andrews pre-tourney pressers

Tom Watson just completed a melancholy press conference on the eve of his last British Open at St. Andrews, which brings the pre-tournament phase of media obligations to an end. Over the past three days, 11 players have made their way into the press center, and through the dull moments and the …

Would Banning Headers In Soccer Solve The Concussion Problem?

Heading the ball in soccer has been accused of causing most concussions. But the hazard may be more due to rough play than to one particular technique, researchers say.<p>The risks involved in heading — when a player uses their head to keep the ball in play — are not new. But Dawn Comstock, an injury …

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What Good Is Thinking About Death?

We're all going to die and we all know it. This can be both a burden and a blessing.<p>In the heart of every parent lives the tightly coiled nightmare that his child will die. It might spring at logical times—when a toddler runs into the street, say—or it might sneak up in quieter moments. The fear is …

The Virtue of Being Short

Taller does not mean healthier. It's more likely the opposite.<p>If you've ever had a tall man stand in front of you at a concert, blocking your view, and wished that he would have a heart attack, the odds were against you.<p>Tall men are less likely to develop heart disease than are short men, according …

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The Morning Routine Experts Recommend for Peak Productivity

What’s the best way to start your day so that you really get things done?<p>Laura Vanderkam studied the schedules of high-achievers. What did she find? …

​10 Adult ADHD Symptoms Every Impulsive, Procrastinating Guy Must Know

It's not just a problem for kids​<p>Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common mental disorders diagnosed in kids. But while it's often considered a children's condition, it can affect adults, too.<p>According to the National Institute of Mental Health, more than 1 in 10 …

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Here's Everything You Need To Build The Perfect Home Gym

The fun parts of winter, seeing family, the time off, is coming to a close. Now you realize you've put on an extra 5 pounds in the last few weeks, and it's such a pain dragging yourself to the gym in 20-degree weather.<p>And it's even worse after your workout when you have to get back out into the …

Blast Through 2014's Most Awesome (and Awful) Space Pictures

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Overworked And Overwhelmed? Use These Mindfulness Secrets To Restore Balance In 2015

<i>“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” – Aristotle, as quoted by Scott Eblin, author of “Overworked and Overwhelmed: The Mindfulness Alternative“</i><p>Stress and burnout are an all-too-frequent condition for executives, and especially for entrepreneurs. But feeling …

Pilot recalls last flight to Cyprus airport

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Capt. Adamos Marneros gazed with foreboding at the dots on the radar screen of his passenger jet as it prepared for landing on …

18 Exercise Upgrades for More Muscle

Kick your favorite go-to exercises up a notch.<p><i>The article was written by Rachel Cosgrove and repurposed with permission from Men's Health.</i><p>What if you could instantly make any exercise 10 times more effective? Chances are, you can. That's because most people make tiny (but key) technique errors on …

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15 Things I Do as an Entrepreneur That Most People Might Not | Inc.com

• Spend a lot of time thinking, planning, prioritizing and strategizing<br>• Make sure I spend more time executing than talking about execution<br>• Spend a significant amount of time, money, and energy investing in my personal development and expanding the depth and breadth of understanding across many …

Lufthansa Turns An Airbus A340 Into 'Ebola Jet' For Evacuating Infected Personnel

Lufthansa, the biggest airline in Europe by passengers carried, is converting one of its airplanes into an “Ebola jet,” whose mission will be …

Man In Japan Arrested For 3-D Printing Revolvers

Two years for six shooters.<p>When the first working gun was 3-D printed in the United States, the government responded not through the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms, but instead through the State Department. Guns, it turns out, aren’t terribly hard to get in the United States, so a 3-D …

Don't Wrap Your MacBook's Cable Around the Power Brick

The Internet got super excited this past week after a photo of a MacBook brick with both cables wrapped around it emerged. It's a nice, compact way …

How Microsoft Appointed Itself Sheriff of the Internet

It was 7 o'clock in the morning when the knocking on Dan Durrer's front door woke him up. His dog started barking, and Durrer thought he was getting …

Dissecting Landon Collins' game-clinching pick

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Alabama safety Landon Collins was milliseconds away from storming after Arkansas quarterback Brandon Allen. As the junior’s eyes …

Guantanamo’s horrifying irony: How Bush’s shadow looms over shutting it down

Obama is mulling executive action to close Gitmo — and he may have to trade one ugly Bush legacy for another<p>The prison at Guantanamo Bay is a blight upon America. It’s a useless, expensive, and indefensible mockery of American ideals that should never have been opened. It harms American interests …

Here's Why The Night Sky Is Dark Even Though Jillions Of Stars Are Shining Light Our Way

There are <i>a lot</i> of stars out there--an estimated 70 billion trillion. With so many stars beaming their light our way, it seems only logical that the night sky would be as bright as day.<p>This is the essence of the so-called dark night sky paradox, also known as Olbers' paradox after German astronomer …

Renovate Your Whole House With This Magic Black Box

Maybe your house or apartment needs a new kitchen. Skip the costly renovations. Just drop in a few of these multifunctional cubes–customizable boxes that can hide a bedroom, bathroom, office space, kitchen, seating, and storage, all in one. You simply open the right doors and turn the right hinges …

Study: Self-Confidence Plays A Crucial Role In Forging Your Career Path

Self-confidence doesn’t just come from within.<p>Once in a while, it is healthy to doubt yourself, to ooze a tiny bit of self-awareness. But a new psychology study from Ohio State University found evidence that an individual’s career paths is influenced by their own levels of self-confidence and, to …

The New Habit Challenge: Create A Better To-Do List

Making a simple list isn’t the best way to get things done. Next week we’ll test more effective approaches to organizing our days.<p>Tons of successful leaders laud the to-do list as the key to more organized, productive, and focused days, but is there a right way and a wrong way to do your to-do?<p>The …

Mayweather to make at least $32M

LAS VEGAS -- Pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr., already the highest-paid athlete in the world according to ESPN The Magazine and Forbes, will …

Mitt Romney: 'No Question' I'd Be Better Than Hillary Clinton

"No question about that in my mind. The American people may disagree with me," Romney said in a "Fox News Sunday" interview.<p>He argued Clinton, President Barack Obama's former secretary of state, lacks the necessary experience run the country.<p>"Look, you've got to get this economy going. You've got …

The 20 Most Influential Billionaires Behind The Scenes Of US Politics

The Brookings Institute released a ranking of U.S. billionaires according to their political influence.<p>The billionaires' influences are measured by the "use of great wealth for campaign expenditures, activism through non-profit organizations and foundation, holding public office, media ownership, …