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The 15 Best Documentaries On Netflix Right Now

<b>Last Updated: April 11th</b><p>Streaming video is the best thing that’s ever happened to documentaries. People who would never have paid for a ticket to a theatrical nonfiction film are now, thanks to Netflix’s robust selection, scarfing down the stuff by the barrel. But where to start among the masses? …

Entertainment

Where are travelers going in Cuba? These 5 destinations top the list

Cuba continues to be a hot destination for Americans this year, so where exactly is everyone going?<p>It's not a perfect science, but TripAdvisor this week looked at searches for Cuban destinations on its website between Oct. 1 and Dec. 31 to come up with these five top spots. This could come in handy …

How much a man who retired comfortably at age 30 spends each year to get by

Both software engineers, their combined salary amounted to $134,000, and they were saving about $90,000 annually.<p>After a mere 10 years of working, they had accumulated enough savings to retire comfortably and debt-free: about $600,000 in investments and a paid-off house worth $200,000, Adeney told …

Personal Finance

How to Use Psychology to Improve Your Marketing Messages

… According to a Behavioral Scientist. By Heike Young.<p>Here’s a little marketing secret. Right now—without any additional budget or technology— you …

Marketing

Taylor Swift brings out Fetty Wap to perform ‘Trap Queen’ in Seattle

Taylor Swift’s <i>1989</i> tour hit Seattle over the weekend, where Fetty Wap became the latest addition to her list of special show guests.<p>Swift brought the …

Uber is starting to suggest where you should ask to be picked up

Right now, if you order an Uber, you get to set where you want to be picked up on a map. That's useful, but it doesn't take safety or traffic into account, or whether there's actually room for an Uber car to wait for you.<p>Now, Uber is starting to recommend where you should ask to be picked up. Green …

San Francisco

5 Kinds of People Who Will Help You Succeed as an Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurship is, in many ways, about achieving independence. You won’t have a boss anymore. You won’t have a network of supervisors and coworkers to set your schedule or monitor your success. Instead, you’ll become a master of your …

Entrepreneurship

These 2 questions found hard evidence of love - Futurity

By asking couples two simple questions and tracking divorce rates, economists have found quantitative evidence that love is real.

Divorce

Drone maker DJI will disable its units over Washington, DC, after White House crash

Rookie pilots will get a little extra help determining what's a no-fly zone<p>Following the crash of one of its Phantom drones at the White House on Monday and a response from President Obama that more regulation of drones was needed, Chinese drone maker DJI will reportedly be disabling its units from …

Drones

The new clash over cannabis

Rising tensions between states over pot put pressure on Obama to act.<p>The Obama administration and many congressional Republicans have been loath to go anywhere near the experiment with marijuana legalization in Colorado and other states. But pressure is mounting on Washington to take a stand on …

Cannabis

Neil deGrasse Tyson Selects the Eight Books Every Intelligent Person on the Planet Should Read

In December of 2011, <b>Neil deGrasse Tyson</b> — champion of science, celebrator of the cosmic perspective, master of the soundbite — participated in Reddit’s Ask Me Anything series of public questions and answers. One reader posed the following question: <i>“Which books should be read by every single</i> …