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How to Build Mental Toughness | Men's Health

But building mental toughness isn’t easy. It takes work to get your brain to a point where it is willing to push longer and harder than it ever was before. Here are 3 ways we teach our clients to train their minds so they don’t fatigue and they don’t quit. These strategies will set you up for …

Hacker behind Sony, Xbox attacks allegedly arrested by UK police

A member of the hacker group Lizard Squad, which claimed credit for taking down Sony's PlayStation Network and Microsoft's Xbox Live on Christmas …

Is China's economy really the largest in the world?

<b>For the first time in more than 140 years, the US has lost the title of the world's largest economy - it has been stolen by China, according to the IMF. But how reliable are the statistics underpinning this claim? The BBC's economics editor, Robert Peston, explains lower down why China matters to</b> …

China

Cheeseburger Soup

<i>This cheeseburger soup recipe has all the flavors of your favorite burger in a bowl of soup!</i><p>"Mom, what's for dinner?"<p>Seriously. How many times have I heard that in my life? Many times. Too many times, some might say.<p>Well, we were wandering through the grocery store this afternoon when my daughter …

Cooking

The Mathematically Perfect Doughnut Is Apparently From Domino's. We're Confused Too.

What makes a perfect doughnut? Like the age-old questions asking what makes a perfect matzo ball (floaters or sinkers?) or a perfect bagel (New York style or Montreal?), the debate over what makes the perfect doughnut is a heated one. Should it be a light and fluffy yeast doughnut or a thicker cake …

Throw a Hanukkah Fry Fest

<i>By Leah Koenig, Epicurious</i><p>Eating foods fried in oil is one of the greatest pleasures of celebrating Hanukkah. In America, the most beloved Hanukkah foods include latkes (potato pancakes) and sufganiyot (jelly doughnuts). And these two deep-fried hors d'oeuvres are certainly a great place to start. …

Latkes

Fox News wins the award for most tone-deaf response to Eric Garner grand jury decision

“We’ve got the tree lighting ceremony!”<p>When a Staten Island grand jury announced its decision not to indict NYPD officer David Pantaleo for killing Eric Garner with an illegal chokehold, Fox News was ready with its hottest take. Host Gretchen Carlson pointed out that New York City had seen a number …

21 new Android 5.0 features you need to know about

Android News

FXX-K Ferrari kinetic-hybrid runs 1036bhp – track-only

Ferrari’s research and development program vehicle FXX-K was made based on the company’s first hybrid, and it’s being shown off this week as a …

Abu Dhabi

How to Buy Groceries: Supermarket Shopping 101

We take you from the front door to the checkout aisle of the typical supermarket to help you buy (and not buy) food the right way<p><i>This is the second part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discussed how supermarkets try to get you to spend</i> …

Personal Finance

John Boehner puts Obama in impossible spot on immigration reform

Let the bipartisan golden age begin!<p>It was less than 18 months ago that the U.S. Senate passed a comprehensive immigration reform bill that beefed up border security and included a pathway to citizenship for unauthorized migrants. The legislation passed on a bipartisan vote of 68 to 32, but as we …

Uber Is Reportedly Pushing Its Drivers To Sign Up For 'Subprime' Auto Loans

When people sign up to drive for Uber, they sometimes don't have their own car or a car nice enough to drive by Uber's standards. Some of these drivers don't have good credit, either.<p>Uber needs drivers, so in order to ensure everyone who wants to drive for the company is able to do so, Uber has a …

Autonomous Cars

What Obama said, what he meant

President Barack Obama took the stage after receiving another midterm election drubbing. And he stuck to the script.<p>He didn’t take the bait when reporters tried to get him to describe the results as a “shellacking,” as he did after Democrats lost the House in 2010. And he didn’t signal any …

Day after defeats, Obama strikes defiant tone

WASHINGTON (AP) — For anyone expecting postelection contrition at the White House or vows to change course after a disastrous election for Democrats, President Barack Obama had one message Wednesday: Think again.<p>A day after Democrats lost control of the Senate and suffered big losses in House and …

Check Out The Most Remote Design Destination On Earth

The Fogo Island Inn is the perfect destination for the design-minded traveler looking to get away. Like, really far away. Opened last spring on a remote northern island off the coast of Newfoundland–adjacent to a community that’s seriously called Joe Batt’s Arm–the inn is nestled onto the shores of …

Design

Ford spills SEMA all over its Expeditions

If you're going to this year's SEMA Show in Las Vegas, it's going to be tough to miss the Ford booth, simply for its size. The Blue Oval is bringing over a dozen customized examples of the 2015 Mustang and a quintet of modded Transits. The latest announced addition is a trio of upgraded 2015 …

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge first Impressions!

<i>Editor’s Note: This first impressions comes from a Japanese edition of the Galaxy Note Edge. It’s likely that many of the issues and specifics mentioned below are unique to the Japanese variant of the Galaxy Note Edge, and will be likely rectified before it reaches European and Western markets. We</i> …

Phones

This Is How Taylor Swift Gets Revenge

Photo: Getty Images<p>Last night on <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live</i>, the host shared a sad little tale about his guest, Taylor Swift. Apparently 10 years ago, a 14-year-old Swift tried to play a song for the show's booker and was unceremoniously kicked out of the studio. (One guess at who's kicking himself now, …

Halle Berry Launches Lingerie Line 'Scandale Paris' at Target

Halle Berry is relaunching French lingerie line Scandale and teaming up with retailing giant Target to sell in the U.S.<p>The Oscar-winning actress’s …

Halle Berry

Belle Knox On Her ‘Law & Order: SVU’ Episode: ‘It’s Incredibly Hard To Watch’

Last night, <i>Law & Order: SVU</i> ripppppped another story straight from the headlines for the episode “Pornstar’s Requiem,” which told the terrifying story of a college coed living a double life as an adult film actress. Obviously, the plot was partially inspired by the story of Miriam Weeks, the …

Watch One Direction's Music Video for 'Steal My Girl'

Just in time to interrupt the Taylor Swift media blitz, One Direction has released a new music video for their song “Steal My Girl.”<p>In the (sort of …

Music Videos

Copycat KFC Gravy: Finger Lick'n Good!

Our KFC gravy recipe tastes just like the real thing! Except it comes from real ingredients - a big plus.<p>Do you ever crave the amazing taste of mashed potatoes and gravy just like the Colonel makes them? I do! I’ve had to forego that delicious taste due to gluten intolerance; however, the great …

Cooking

Lightning Lap 2014: We Attack VIR with 25 of the Year's Hottest Performance Cars

We hold it as gospel that a lap time on a fast and technical circuit is the purest distillation of a performance car's ability.<p>The Contenders<p>Base Price*/<br>Price As Tested<p>Power,<br>HP<p>Weight,<br>Pounds<p>LB/<br>HP<p>   LL1        (up to</b> …

Lightning

5 Ridiculously Easy Gourmet Dinner Recipes

Gourmet dinners don't have to be complicated -- in fact, sometimes simple is best!<p><b>1. Broiled Spicy Chicken Thighs with Sweet and Tangy Honey Glaze</b><p>Inspired by one of the most popular <i>Cooking Light</i> chicken recipes, this dish is full of flavor and and incredibly easy to prepare. The chicken is first …

Cooking

Ford readying 2015 F-150 drift truck for SEMA

Between the Mustangs you'd find in Formula D and the Fiestas in the Global and World rallycross championships, there's no shortage of Ford drift cars on the scene. But at the upcoming SEMA Show in Las Vegas, the Blue Oval automaker intends to show off a different kind of drift machine.<p>Created in …

Ducati Testastretta DVT borrows VW tech for more power from less fuel [w/videos]

Just as much as (if not more than) any other automaker, the Volkswagen Group is all about synergies: making the most out of the considerable resources it has at its disposal, and letting one division help the other. But if you wonder what benefit Volkswagen could possibly get from its acquisition …

Chevy bringing party of five to SEMA

Chevrolet has a seriously packed booth ready for this year's SEMA show. Not only does the company already have the Camaro SS Special Edition, Silverado Toughnology and Colorado Sport, but it is now announcing five more concepts to be on display.<p>Among this quintet of concepts is the Chevy SS Sport …

From “Adore” to “Addicted”: How movies handle female adulterers

When women cheat on their partners, we’re supposed to find it particularly shocking<p>Sure, there are moral lessons about fidelity in “affair” films—even when Demi Moore donned period garb to play Hester Prynne in the risible adaptation of "The Scarlet Letter." But mostly, as in the steamy new film …