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This was Warren Buffett's 'simple rule' for investing during the financial crisis — and you can still use it today

In the fall of 2008, global markets were failing. Lehman Brothers, an investment bank with $600 billion in assets, filed for bankruptcy protection on …

Stock Markets

Is buying a house a better investment than the stock market? We did the math, and the answer is clear

Home ownership is one of the biggest financial commitments most Americans will make, while investing in stocks is widely seen as a key component of building wealth.<p>We decided to take a look at how housing prices and stock prices have fared over the years.<p>Using house-price indexes from the Federal …

Stock Markets

Jon and Sansa make up in first Game of Thrones season 8 teaser

Winter is coming, and spring isn't soon after, which means that the eighth and final season of Game of Thrones is fast approaching – and now, for the first time, we've seen a glimpse of what is to come.<p>The American network that produces the blockbuster fantasy drama, HBO, has released footage from …

TV Series

19 Wise John McCain Quotes That Will Inspire Your Success and Your Heart

In a time when true heroes in government are an increasingly rare commodity, John McCain was a true hero. Fair winds and following seas.<p>"Like most people of my age, I feel a longing for what is lost and cannot be restored. But if the happy pursuits and casual beauty of youth prove ephemeral, …

‘Healthy’ coconut oil is actually ‘pure poison’ Harvard professor claims

Coconut oil has taken the health world by storm for the last few years with fitness and nutrition fans hailing it a healthy fat.<p>But according to a …

Singapore’s 3 super-rich tycoons are nothing like the 'Crazy Rich Asians'

In the hit Hollywood movie Crazy Rich Asians, Singapore’s super-rich drive Ferraris and Lamborghinis, travel on private jets, and party on a …

NYU Makes Medical School Tuition Free

In a surprise announcement today, the New York University School of Medicine said that it will pay the tuition of all its students regardless of merit or financial need, becoming the first major American medical school to do so. NYU made the announcement at its annual White Coat Ceremony, where new …

Medical Education

Sleek Concrete Cubes Form This Pavilion-Like Home in Israel

In Ramat HaSharon, Israel, a screen of vertical iron louvers mixes with concrete cubes to create the contemporary Pavilion House.<p>Tel Aviv architecture studio Tal Goldsmith Fish has completed a sleek family home in Ramat HaSharon that takes on the appearance of a modern pavilion, hence the …

Architecture

Why Do You Fall Out Of Love In Long-Term Relationships? An Expert Explains, & Ugh, Sad

It's the million-dollar question everyone seeks the answer to: Why do you fall out of love? I've been in several relationships, and almost every …

The Best Talkers May Not Be Your Best Performers

Do you believe that extroverts make better CEOs? Salespeople? Marketers?<p>If so, you have a lot of company. Most people feel that an outgoing personality is essential for leadership positions and jobs requiring great communication skills.<p>Sixty-five percent of senior managers reported that …

Leadership

The death of Queen Elizabeth will be one of the most disruptive events in Britain in the past 70 years

Queen Elizabeth the Second, by the Grace of God Queen of this Realm and of Her other Realms and Territories, Head of the Commonwealth, Defender of the Faith, is not going to live forever.<p>Since ascending to the throne in 1952, the monarch has seen 13 prime ministers serve Britain and lived through …

Queen Elizabeth II

Q&A: Why is the Turkish lira in freefall and should we worry?

As the currency plunges holidays in Turkey get cheaper but markets fear contagion<p>Turkey’s currency is in freefall, its exports face US sanctions, inflation is rising but its president is defiant. So what’s going on in the country with 80 million inhabitants that is a key Nato ally?<p><b>What has happened</b> …

Turkey

The rise of Apple CEO Tim Cook, the leader of the first $1 trillion company in the US

In August 2011, Tim Cook took the job as CEO of Apple, leaving many wondering if he could fill the shoes left by his friend and mentor, Steve Jobs.<p>Today, Apple hit a huge milestone, becoming the first $1 trillion company in the United States, ever. That leaves Cook looking pretty good.<p>But when he …

Tim Cook

Thieves steal Swedish royal crown jewels

Thieves stole priceless royal artifacts in a daring raid on a Swedish cathedral before escaping by speedboat, police said.

President Trump Said 'You Need an ID to Buy Groceries.' The Internet Went to Town

President Donald Trump’s latest head-scratching comment has lit up the internet.<p>“You know, if you go out and you want to buy groceries, you need a …

These are the best bird photographs of 2018

Audubon Photography Awards announces the winners of their annual competition.<p>Bird photography is full of small, fast-moving creatures that make challenging photo subjects—but that didn’t deter nearly 8,000 photographers who entered their work into the ninth annual Audubon Photography Awards.<p>“Bird …

Colombian cartel puts $7,000 bounty on drug dog

World<p>BOGOTA, Colombia —Sombra, a six-year-old German shepherd, has helped Colombia's police detect more than 2,000 kilos of cocaine hidden in suitcases, boats and large shipments of fruit.<p>But as the dog sniffs her way toward record cocaine interdictions, she has also become the latest target of …

Gang put a $70K bounty on drug-sniffing dog

A Colombian gang has put a bounty of 200 million pesos ($70,000) on Sombra's head, a 6-year-old drug-sniffing German shepherd.

My First One-Night Stand Helped Me Realize I'm Demisexual & Here's What That Means

If classic Hollywood movies are your thing, I’m about to ruin <i>Pulp Fiction</i> for you. That’s the movie my date and I watched before my first one-night …

Orca mother keeps her dead calf afloat for two days in extraordinary display of grief

Her calf is dead but an orca mother has been spotted in a heartbreaking exhibition of maternal care - or grief - gently trying to keep her offspring afloat.<p>As the carcass sinks in the water she has been gently using her forehead to prop it out of the water and nudge it onwards in choppy seas for …

The Internet Just Realized That Brad Pitt Always Looks Like Whoever He's Dating And It Is WILD

We've been sleeping on this for YEARS.

The Results Of Cristiano Ronaldo's Medical At Juventus Compared To A 20-Year-Old

<b>In the kindest way possible, Cristiano Ronaldo is a freak of nature and his medical results at new club Juventus back up that statement.</b><p>It has …

Burberry destroys £28m of stock to guard against counterfeits

The British fashion label Burberry destroyed more than £28m worth of its fashion and cosmetic products over the past year to guard against counterfeiting.<p>In a practice understood to be common across the retail industry, the luxury brand burned £28.6m of products, including £10.4m worth of beauty …

8 things you (probably) didn’t know about Jane Austen

Jane Austen (1775–1817) is one of the most recognised names in English literature. Her six major novels – <i>Pride and Prejudice</i>; <i>Sense and Sensibility</i>;</i> …

Listen to the power of quiet people

<i>Are you an introvert or an extrovert?</i><p>That’s a tricky question. I have a hard time answering it myself.<p>That’s the problem of binary questions — you …

Inside billionaire Warren Buffett's unconventional marriage, which included an open arrangement and 3-way Christmas cards

Warren Buffett has had a less-than-conventional marriage for much of his life.<p>While the investment guru remained married to his first wife, Susan, from 1952 till her death in 2004, he lived with Astrid Menks. Menks and Buffett didn't tie the knot until 2006, two years after Susan died.<p>But family …

Northwestern University

Dog 'saves' officer with CPR

A police dog in Madrid named Poncho "performed" CPR on an officer during a mock demonstration.

Demonstration

The eFoil surfboard lets you fly above the water

This electric foil surfboard can reach speeds up to 25mph and lets you fly above any body of water. Following is a transcript of the video.<p>This foil surfboard has a motor<p>The eFoil is the newest arrival in water sports. Lift Foils is behind this flying surfboard.<p><b>Nick Leason:</b> You can always ride your …

The United States is doomed but not for the reason you think: The 1 biggest problem that could collapse the country

• <b>The corruption of the college tuition system has ruined the country.</b>• <b><br>The price of tuition has gone up higher than inflation every single year since record-keeping began in 1978.</b>• <b><br>Student loan debt is now $1.5 trillion dollars.</b>• <b><br>Eventually, America could have so much debt that it will become dependent on</b> …

Watch: Apple Store heist nets thieves over $27k in MacBooks and iPhones

A group of four seemingly unarmed bandits made off with more than $27,000 worth of Apple merchandise in just seconds.<p>After obscuring their faces with hooded sweatshirts, the group of four individuals rushed the Apple Store inside Fashion Fair Mall in Fresno, California. The group acted quickly, …