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Limerence Press to Release A Quick and Easy Guide to They/Them Pronouns

<b>Limerence Press</b>, an imprint of <b>Oni Press</b>, invites everyone to learn more about gender neutral pronouns and why they’re important! <b>A Quick and Easy</b> …

LGBTQ

5 mistakes that will keep you from getting hired

• <b>Sometimes you torpedo your own candidacy by making little mistakes in the job search process.</b>• <b><br>If you're too slow to apply, you won't be considered.</b>• <b><br>Forgetting to say thank you, or not asking your references if you can name them, are two other missteps that ruin your chances.</b><p>Sometimes you have all the …

Employment

11 things the most organized and productive people do every day

<i>Sebastiaan ter Burg/Flickr</i><p><b>LinkedIn Influencer Travis Bradberry published this post originally on LinkedIn.</b>• <b><br>Setting aside time to organize each day can help you get more done.</b>• <b><br>Highly productive people don't respond to emails as they arrive.</b>• <b><br>They also only use a single to-do list and plan their day the</b> …

Productivity

This is exactly what you should eat for breakfast, lunch, and dinner when you're hungover, according to a nutritionist

• <b>Business Insider spoke to nutritionist Geeta Sidhu-Robb about the best food and drink to consume on a hangover.</b>• <b><br>Ginger tea and tomato juice are best for settling the stomach.</b>• <b><br>Foods high in healthy fats like eggs, avocado, are best to eat on a hangover.</b>• <b><br>Dairy, acidic or greasy foods and drinks are best</b> …

Eating

Dog 'dies of a broken heart' after being dumped at airport by her owner

A dog who was abandoned by her owner at an airport has died of a "broken heart".<p>The dog, called "Nube Viajera'' or Wandering Cloud by the vets who treated her, spent a month wandering around the terminal at Palonegro airport near Bucaramanga, Colombia hoping to be reunited with her owner.<p>According …

Airports

We Are Capable of Super Human Abilities Using These Ancient Techniques!

Ever wanted to be in more than one place at a time? That’s right, I’m talking about the super-human abilities that can be gained by those who follow …

Meditation

Pope Francis: These 4 'Perverse Attitudes' Could Push Earth to Its Brink

Pope Francis issued a strong message to negotiators at the COP23 climate talks in Bonn, Germany on Thursday, warning them not to fall into "four …

Climate

The Keystone pipeline just spilled another 210,000 gallons of oil

Here's what you need to know about the situation in South Dakota.<p>Sometime before 6 a.m. local time, operators noticed that pressure had dropped in a pipeline capable of pumping 590,000 barrels of crude oil products every day from Canada down to the Gulf Coast.<p>The oil was likely diluted bitumen, or …

Environment

This Is Not a Joke: Dip Half a Lemon In Baking Soda… The Results Are Fantastic

There is a new idea circulating over the internet. It is about consuming lemon with baking soda. It is believed that lemon and baking soda can …

Alternative Medicine

A Reminder That America Is Incredibly Corrupt and Only Getting Worse

A mistrial in a major case against a sitting US Senator is just the latest reason to despair about unlimited shady behavior by powerful politicians.<p>After 11 strange weeks, a mistrial was declared in the corruption case against New Jersey senator Robert Menendez on Thursday. The saga has been …

Corruption

What Amazon Gets About Customers (That You Probably Don't)

The surprising thing? It's so crazy simple.<p>Let's say you order a PlayStation on Amazon, as a Christmas present for your son. This was delivered to your doorstep; your neighbor signed for it, and left it on your front porch.<p>But then it mysteriously vanished. Now you have to fork out a few hundred …

Customer Service

How to Excel at Both Strategy and Execution

For decades, we’ve often thought of leadership profiles in unique buckets—two popular varieties were the “visionaries”, who embrace strategy and think about amazing things to do, and the “operators”, who get stuff done. We intuitively knew that there must be leaders that span these areas, but in …

Harvard Business Review

The feds are afraid of 21 teens suing on climate. An appeals court wants to know why.

The lawsuit is bold, and few legal observers thought it would get this far. But for the 21 young plaintiffs who are suing the federal government for …

Climate

6 Mickey Mouse facts you probably didn't know

<b>(CNN) —</b> Most parents would never let rodents near their kids -- unless, of course, it's Mickey Mouse.<p>Here are six facts about the world's most iconic critter.<p>1. He started off as a rabbit<p>Before Walt Disney created Mickey Mouse, he made Oswald the Lucky Rabbit. But in a dispute with his business …

Walt Disney Company

World's first human head transplant is successfully carried out

The world's first human head transplant has been carried out on a corpse in China in an 18-hour operation that showed it was possible to successfully reconnect the spine, nerves and blood vessels.<p>At a press conference in Vienna on Friday morning, Italian Professor Sergio Canavero, director of the …

Medicine

Bill Gates invests $80 million to build Arizona smart city

Bill Gates wants to build a futuristic community in Arizona.<p>A group associated with a Gates investment company has invested $80 million in a high-tech planned development outside Phoenix.<p>The community in Belmont will be designed around high-speed networks, autonomous vehicles, high-speed digital …

Bill Gates

In major policy change YouTube is now taking down more videos of known extremists

Google has confirmed a major policy shift in how it approaches extremist content on YouTube.<p>A spokeswoman told us it has broadened its policy for taking down extremist content: Not just removing videos that directly preach hate or seek to incite violence but also removing other videos of named …

Anwar al-Awlaki

LinkedIn's new app will match you up with a mentor

A new version of LinkedIn's app will pair people up with willing mentors for quick career advice.<p><b>Editor's note Nov. 15:</b> LinkedIn said Tuesday its career advice featur is now broadly available. The social network originally announced the update in August. Our coverage of that announcement, which …

Networking

LinkedIn rolls out its Career Advice mentoring program to US, UK and India

LinkedIn, the Microsoft-owned social platform for the working world with some 530 million members, has made a big push in the last couple of years to position itself not just as a place to look for new jobs and network, but as a place for professional development — including services for online …

Careers

Health IQ raises $34.6 million for life insurance for healthy people

People who work out and eat healthily shouldn’t have to pay as much for life insurance.<p>That’s the concept behind Health IQ, a startup that’s been making headways in the “insureTech” category.<p>Venture capitalists have been betting that insurance is ready for change and Health IQ has convinced …

Insurance

Today in Apple history: Steve Jobs secures Macintosh name

<b>November 16, 1982:</b> Intent on calling Apple’s upcoming personal computer the “Macintosh,” Steve Jobs pens an impassioned plea to audio company McIntosh Laboratory asking permission to use the name.<p>You probably know how the resulting discussions ultimately turned out!<p>The McIntosh?<p>Before the iPhone, …

Audiophile

Amazon’s Black Friday 2017 deals were just announced: Everything you need to know

Ladies and gentlemen, the Black Friday triumvirate is now finally in place. Everyone knows that there are three huge Black Friday sales everyone …

Shopping

Former British MI6 spy reveals how to remember information without writing it down

• <b>A former MI6 spy says asking snoopy questions about particular pieces of intelligence is a good way to get killed under cover.</b>• <b><br>Instead spies should discretely tuck away important information in their memories.</b>• <b><br>To do this, he says you should combine the new information with old memories in a techinque</b> …

Surveillance

If you’re considering home ownership, here’s what you should know

Get prepared for the costs involved<p>Down payment<p>If you can put down at least 20% of the cost of the home, you could avoid having to pay costly private …

11 high-paying work-from-home jobs

High-paying, work-from-home jobs aren't reserved for the tech elite.<p>There are plenty of other industries looking to compensate skilled workers handsomely for doing the same work remotely.<p>FlexJobs, an online service specializing in telecommuting and remote work, recently sifted through its listings …

Careers

This Former GOP Congressman Loathed Obamacare -- Until He Lost His Own Coverage

Former Rep. David Jolly (R-Fla.) said being unemployed with a preexisting condition made him appreciate the Affordable Care Act.<p>David Jolly, a former Republican member of Congress who campaigned against Obamacare, said he’s had a change of heart since losing his own health insurance this …

ObamaCare

The cars owners most regret buying, according to Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports

Warren Buffett Makes The Case For Single-Payer Health Care

One government insurer would be "more effective" at controlling costs, the billionaire says.<p>Billionaire investor Warren Buffett expressed support for adopting a single-payer health care system on Monday, arguing that it would likely do a better job of controlling runaway costs.<p>In an interview on …

Health Care

Halle Berry Says Her Historic Oscar Win “Meant Nothing” for Hollywood Diversity

Fifteen years later, Berry is still the only black woman to win the best-actress Oscar.<p>In 2002, when <b>Halle Berry</b> became the first black woman to win the best-actress Oscar, she dedicated the award to “every nameless, faceless woman of color that now has a chance because this door tonight has been …