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CEO turnover in U.S. climbing to highest since financial crisis

<i>43 S&P companies working under new CEOs this year</i><p>U.S. corporations are switching chief executive officers at the fastest pace in five years as …

Independent Scotland should stay in EU, says judicial expert

Alex Salmond's case for an independent Scotland remaining in the EU received a boost on Thursday after a judicial expert said unacceptable damage would be caused if Scotland was kicked out of the union.<p>The intervention by Sir David Edward – formerly the UK's judge on the European court of justice – …

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Scottish independence: Former prime minister John Major gives warning

<b>Former Tory prime minister Sir John Major has warned that there can be no "quasi independence or half-way house" when it comes to Scotland's future.</b><p>In a speech to the Institute of Directors in London on Thursday night, Sir John said there "cannot and will not be" a Sterling currency union.<p>This is …

Pictures of the Week 11.29.13

Lindsey Vonn Comments on Sochi 2014 Following 'Fluke' Injury

Prolific American skier Lindsey Vonn had been working her way back from devastating injuries after a Feb. 5 accident at the Alpine World Ski Championships before suffering another setback in training last week.<p>Vonn crashed on a Copper Mountain slope on Nov. 19 in Colorado during preparations for …

John Fox Returns to Denver Broncos After Week 13 Win vs. Chiefs

<b>Updates for Monday, Dec. 2</b><p>Mike Klis of <i>The Denver Post</i> confirms John Fox has returned to the Denver Broncos facilities:<p>John Fox is at Broncos headquarters. Back at work. Life at Dove Valley is back to its never-a-dull-moment self.— Mike Klis (@MikeKlis) December 2, 2013

Take Care of Your Zucchini Glut

Even a single summer squash plant (or a generous neighbor) can leave you with more produce than you know what to do with. Check out these tips for …

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13 comfort foods that burn fat

They're called "comfort" foods for a reason—they bring back warm memories, tickle your taste buds, and soothe your soul. Though some comfort foods are deep-fried, covered in cheese, or packed with sugar, some can actually help you lose weight. Beat the battle of the bulge with the following cozy …

Top 5 foods and drinks to avoid before workouts

You might be a regular at the gym, but are you eating and drinking the right things to maximize your efforts? Just as a car needs fuel to run, it’s …

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Holy calamari! Elusive giant squid washes up on Spanish beach

A giant squid, whose oversized eyes and gargantuan blob of a body make it look more mythical than real beast, washed ashore Tuesday at La Arena beach in the Spanish community of Cantabria.<p>The beast measures some 30 feet (9 meters) in length and weighs a whopping 400 pounds (180 kilograms); and …

Meet the Woman Who Says She's Siri

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Susan Bennett, a woman living in suburban Atlanta, has come out and claimed what some consider to be …

Alex Rodriguez files two lawsuits

NEW YORK -- The closed-door hearing going on at the Park Avenue offices of Major League Baseball to decide the fate of Alex Rodriguez's 211-game …

Prince Harry attends International Fleet Review in Australia

Prince Harry has been greeted by huge crowds in Sydney on his first official visit to Australia – but also had to endure a gentle ribbing from the country's new prime minister, Tony Abbott, about Australian republicanism.<p>The prince was representing the Queen at the International Fleet Review, which …

Powerful storm hits northern Rockies and Plains with winds, heavy snow

A severe early season storm continued to bring heavy snow and strong winds to parts of the northern Rockies to the northern Plains on Saturday, with experts predicting it could be one of the worst storms on record for certain areas.<p>“This is about as destructive a storm as you can get,” said …

Gluten-Free Peach Brown Butter Buckle

<i>Every week, Shauna Ahern of Gluten-Free Girl and the Chef -- and Gluten-Free Girl Everyday -- will be sharing smart tips and smarter recipes that will please even the most devout gluten-eaters among us. Come one, come all -- we're going flourless.</i><p><i>Today: Shauna asks us to resist eating the entire</i> …

At the altar of the Big Green Egg: How a product becomes a cult

The sociologist Robert Bellah once wrote that the real purpose of Memorial Day, a US holiday that’s celebrated this Monday and commemorates those who have died in battle, is to re-indoctrinate the American public into the “national cult.”<p>His point is that federal holidays serve to reinforce …

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Thousands Run Last Mile of Boston

Ghost Army: The Inflatable Tanks That Fooled Hitler

The Allies saved thousands of lives by embracing the artistry of war.<p>These props -- "advanced technology" as advanced technology -- were amazingly effective, doing what all good theater props will: setting a believable scene. The Ghost Army, some 1,100 men in all, ended up staging more than twenty …

20 Things We Wish Someone Had Told Us At Graduation

So we decided to ask our editorial and senior staff here at Business Insider, "What do you wish someone had told you at graduation?"<p>Our colleagues had a lot to say, from how important it is to take care of your finances to not worrying about the first five years after graduation (you read that …