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Women dominated the 2018 primary season. Here are the numbers.

Midterms 2018<p>WASHINGTON — Well, the 2018 primary season is officially over after last night’s contests in New York (more on them below). And one of the unmistakable conclusions from the last six months of intraparty races was the number of women running for office — and winning. Here’s a breakdown, …

Breast Cancer

Amazon's Jeff Bezos shares his secrets for life and business

Jeff Bezos gave a master class on life and business onstage in Washington last night, with this keeper advice: "All of my best decisions in business …

Jeff Bezos

The 20 Dirtiest Jobs in the World

Your desk job won’t sound so bad after seeing these dirty jobs.<p>Sewer inspectors have a tough job, to say the least, and it can certainly get messy at …

Wastewater

China Is Buying African Media's Silence

It is official. After more than a decade of planning, setting up, and bankrolling African media, the Chinese are finally ready to cash in on their …

South African Politics

11 Secrets of Tour Directors

Tour directors get paid to travel the world, dine at incredible restaurants, and sleep in comfy hotel beds. Of course, there’s a lot more to the job …

Radio City Music Hall

The Dying Art Of Building Relationships

“If you want others to like you, if you want to develop real friendships, if you want to help others at the same time as you help yourself, keep this principle in mind: Become genuinely interested in other people.” — Dale Carnegie, <i>How to Win Friends and Influence People</i><p>As I nervously sat in my …

Relationships

Monschau Christmas market – the cutest Christmas market in Germany

Monschau Christmas market is the most charming and romatic Christmas market in Germany. Visit this little place and experience the traditional …

Christmas Markets

How A Trip To Australia Forever Changed The Way I Think About Stress

T<i>his summer, mbg is celebrating travel that really goes the distance. Our new Transformative Travel series will spotlight how to forge meaningful</i> …

Physician Solves Mystery of Mona Lisa's Smile While Waiting in Louvre Line

"I don’t know how to appreciate art. But I sure do know how to make a clinical diagnosis."<p>The “Mona Lisa” has her own room in the Louvre, where she …

Mona Lisa

9 Things That Make You Irresistibly Attractive

Do you have a friend that causes admiration, respect, and envy in you? Someone who is always kind and friendly, whose motivation can move mountains? …

Cool Stuff

17 Growth Mindset Quotes That Will Inspire Your Success and Happiness

"Picture your brain forming new connections as you meet the challenge and learn. Keep on going." -- Carol Dweck<p>According to Stanford psychologist Carol Dweck, when we have a "growth mindset," we believe that our intelligence, creative abilities, and character are things that we can improve in …

Motivation

Introducing Mirror, the at-home workout that’s a giant step into the future

If someone from the past time-traveled to the 21st century, they’d be astounded by many things, including A) that you can get a blood test to …

The Number-One Bad Habit That Leads to Affairs

<i>In Hump Day, award-winning psychotherapist and TV host Dr.</i> <i>Jenn</i> <i>Mann answers your sexiest questions—</i><i>unjudged and unfiltered.</i><p><b>DEAR DR. JENN,</b><p>I’m a …

Joe Biden's McCain eulogy just explained exactly what's wrong with American politics

<b>(CNN) —</b> Here's a paragraph from Joe Biden's eulogy of the late John McCain that you need to read:<p><i>"You know, I'm sure if my former colleagues who work with John, I'm sure there's people who said to you, not only now, but the last 10 years, 'Explain this guy to me,' right? 'Explain this guy to me.'</i> …

Joe Biden

Need an Entrepreneurial Boost? The Top 7 Podcasts for Inspiration in Business and Life | Inc.com

There is a saying that you can never get enough education. The most successful business people I know are always striving to learn more about how they can improve their business, their knowledge, and their life.<p>I've found that one of the best ways to further your education is to listen to podcasts. …

Self-improvement

Founder of $30million fashion empire Showpo reveals the ONE thing she attributes to her success - and her unusual trick for staying motivated

Jane Lu has made a name for herself by running things her own way in business.<p>After quitting her corporate accounting job at the tender age of 18 and …

Work-life Balance

Hidden Gems in Rome Revealed!

With a history that spans for centuries, Rome is a city that takes a lifetime to discover. No matter how many times I go to Rome, I always find …

China police detain man for asking why can't Taiwan be called a country

BEIJING (Reuters) - Police in China have detained a man who asked on social media what law prevented anyone calling self-ruled Taiwan a country, questioning a fundamental principle of China's sovereignty.<p>Taiwan is China's most sensitive diplomatic and political issue.<p>Beijing views the democratic …

Tokyo ′virtual reality′ restaurant combines cusine with fine art

Lifestyle<p>A new way to experience dining<p>The "Tree by Naked" restaurant was launched in July 2017. Located not far from Yoyogi Park in Tokyo, the …

10 Days Diet Plan To Lose Weight As Well As Belly Fat

Have you ever thought of losing weight by following a diet regime for a couple of days and feel considerable results? So you should surely read the …

10 practical answers to 10 powerful questions

The other day I received an email from a reader with 10 questions she wanted me to answer. No introduction. No small talk.<p>Just a list of questions …

Self-improvement

22 things to do after work that’ll enrich your life more than happy hour and Netflix

Are you feeling a little uninspired lately? It could be because you’ve gotten into a bit of a rut, especially when it comes to your after-work …

Japan's Solution to Overwork Is to Cancel Monday Mornings

Imagine a nation where the national government had to practically force workers to take a day off. A world where monolithic office buildings filled …

Think Your Employee Is Looking For A New Job? Here's What To Do

Smart leaders know that they won’t be able to retain their employees forever. This is especially true of younger professionals, who are more likely to change jobs more frequently. But even if you expect your team members to transition out eventually, it can be difficult to find out — or even just …

Top 10 reasons tech professionals love living and working in Amsterdam| StartupAmsterdam

The Dutch capital is home to some of the world’s biggest tech giants, most exciting startups and scale-ups – not to mention tech events, hackathons …

Success means something different in Amsterdam | StartupAmsterdam

Fast cars or rusty bikes?<p>How do you actually define success in your career? Is it being able to afford a brand-spanking-new car? A giant house? …

19 Power Foods That Will Help You Lose Belly Fat

Having a 6 pack abs is everyone’s dream and with the right combination of foods you too can lose belly fat. Here are 9 power foods that will help you …

Obesity in America 2018: 7 charts that explain why it’s so easy to gain weight - Vox

“In America, the unhealthiest foods are the tastiest foods, the cheapest foods, the largest-portion foods.”<p>It’s no secret that Americans have gotten much, much bigger over the past few decades. The signs are all around us, from XXXL clothing sizes to supersize movie seats and even larger …

Nutrition

The Secret to Learning a Foreign Language as an Adult

<i>Answer by David Bailey, CEO of Spotnight, on Quora.</i><p>I’ve learned several foreign languages as an adult. I was able to learn French to conversation …

Mueller reportedly subpoenas Spitzer’s madam

Special counsel Robert Mueller has subpoenaed Kristin Davis — the notorious hooker booker for ex-Gov. Eliot Spitzer who also has close ties to …