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Sunnylands: Where Movie Stars And Presidents Play (And Work)

President Obama arrives in Rancho Mirage, Calif., on Friday to spend two days with China's new president, Xi Jinping, at a 200-acre estate called Sunnylands.<p>The house at Sunnylands is built of lava stone. The private golf course includes a pink pagoda. And if the presidents feel like fishing in one …

A Restaurant Brainstorms How To Afford Obamacare

Almost 20 percent of American workers are working part-time, a historic high. Those part-time workers will be able to get health coverage beginning next year under Obama's Affordable Care Act, but many business owners worry about how they'll pay for it.<p>Business owners like Clyde's Restaurant Group, …

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FORTUNE — Slovenia may be the next domino to fall in the seemingly endless European sovereign debt crisis. The tiny alpine nation’s economy has been ripped apart over the last few years thanks to rampant corruption, a banking crisis, and unsound fiscal policies. While a sovereign default isn’t …

What has Britain ever done for the European Union? A lot, actually

The British want to leave the European Union, according to current opinion polls.<p>Much of the media attention has focused on what the UK would gain or lose from exiting the EU. But, to paraphrase Monty Python, a source of peculiarly and appropriately British humor, what have the British ever done …

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How to snoop on your customers, the Bloomberg way

2013-05-10T14:43:14.000Z<p>By: Tracy Alloway<p>Here’s a moderately informative activity for a Friday afternoon.<p>Log on to your Bloomberg terminal. Type UUID …

Sorry, America, the yen’s collapse will not make Toyotas cheaper

Sorry, America. I know you’ve been told repeatedly—here and elsewhere—that when a country’s currency declines, the drop makes that nation’s exports cheaper for consumers in other countries. Big picture, that’s true.<p>And as we all know, the yen has been weakening sharply against the US dollar, right? …

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Better Safety in Bangladesh Could Raise Clothing Prices by About 25 Cents

According to one rights group, safety enhancements in factories would barely raise prices.<p>There was some rare happy news out of Bangladesh today as Reshma Akhter, an 18-year-old seamstress, was dug out and rescued after 17 days of being trapped in the wreckage of a collapsed eight-story garment …

Crisis-burdened Spain and Cyprus are hot spots for women to sell their eggs

Egg donations thrive off the young and desperate. For years, US college campuses have been plastered with signs imploring young women to “donate” their eggs—for $8,000. More recently, the number of women selling their eggs (and men their sperm) soared amid the recession and high unemployment.<p>Now, …

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What Bloomberg employees can see when they snoop on customers

Bloomberg LP is in damage-control mode. Some of its largest customers have publicly accused the firm’s journalists of snooping on their usage of Bloomberg terminals, the firm’s wildly profitable information service for investors.<p>Until recently, all Bloomberg employees could access information about</b> …

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Java Pioneer Chris Melissinos on How Video Games Are Changing The Future Of Our World

The Experience Music Project and Science Fiction Museum in Seattle has been hosting The Art of Video Games Smithsonian exhibit since February 16. I caught up with the exhibit’s curator, Chris Melissinos during the final week of the exhibit, which closes May 13. The debate over whether video games …

Bankers: College debt bubble mimics housing bubble

A group of bankers have just dumped two more problems on the Federal Reserve's plate.<p>The Federal Advisory Council, made up of 12 bankers who meet quarterly to advise the central bank, warned that farmland prices are inflating "a bubble" and growth in student-loan debt has "parallels to the housing …

Colleges Soak Poor U.S. Students to Funnel Aid to Rich

U.S. colleges such as Boston University are using financial aid to lure rich students while shortchanging the poor, forcing those most in need to …

7 Terrible Management Fads That Just Won't Die

Contrary to what you might think, management fads aren't fads because they're something new. Quite the contrary, what makes them fads is that companies glom onto these decades-old ideas as panaceas... one after the other after the other.<p>Here's how to ensure that you can still get work done and …

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Love pound cake? Here are step-by-step pictures and instructions for making a classic sour cream pound cake from scratch! GET THE RECIPE: Sour Cream Pound Cake - http://www.thekitchn.com/how-to-make-classic-sour-cream-pound-cake-cooking-lessons-from-the-kitchn-189175

Slow Food 2.0: Make Every Bite Count

I'm always the last one eating at every shared meal -- not because I eat a lot, but because I take really small bites and cut everything up in order to make it all last as long as possible. At Thanksgiving, I cut up the pecans from my slice of pecan pie.<p>I have been told that this is a luxury, …

34 Grandmothers Around The World And What They Cook

Who run the world? Grams.<p>This wonderful photography project comes from Gabriele Galimberte, who works with Riverboom, a Swiss publishing group of journalists and photographers. From the website's introduction:<p><i>Gabriele Galimberti pays homage to all the grandmothers in the world and to their love for</i> …

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Yes, natural wines pack surprises. But would you prefer sawdust?

Natural wine is a controversial category that has set off disagreements around the world. There are winemakers who insist on using natural ambient …

5 Dairy-Free Desserts for Warm Weather

Regardless of the season, my go-to dessert when people come over to visit has always been ice cream. However, I have a handful of friends who've …

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Chicken breast again? Sources of inspiration from Ted Allen

Culinary mind freeze stalks us all. One day you realize that for weeks you have had the same takeout salad with the same dressing for lunch, and the …

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Southern Living Home Cooking Basics

• <b>Author:</b> Editors of Southern Living Magazine<p>With a backdrop of easy-to-follow, delicious Southern recipes, <i>Southern Living Home Cooking Basics</i>, presents the principles of traditional cooking in a visually stunning, photographic step-by-step fashion that's like having a cooking teacher at your side. …