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Paul Ryan Punts On Tax Reform

At first glance, Paul Ryan had a lot in common with his predecessor as House Ways and Means chair. Like Dave Camp, Ryan said he was very serious about moving a tax reform package. Like Camp, Ryan promised to make the tough choices for a revenue-neutral package that would make the United States more …

Republicans

8 things for investors to be thankful for

Investors always have things to be thankful for, though that’s hard to recognize in bad times and easy to overlook in good ones.<p>While it would be …

How to Delete Attachments from Messages without Deleting the Conversation

All those cute pictures, funny memes, and hilarious gifs your friends send you in Messages can take up a surprising amount of your iPhone's storage capacity. Each attachment is saved to the message conversation thread, which is great if you decide to save a couple of the photos. But if you’re …

Cute

Richard Branson's top 10 tips for success

<b>Richard Branson left school at the age of 16 and set up Student Magazine with one of his friends. He went on to start Virgin Records in the 1970s and is the founder of the Virgin Group. In the 1980s he formed Virgin Atlantic airline and the 1990s saw the arrival of Virgin Mobile and Virgin …

Virgin Trains

Rich get richer, poor get poorer: housing edition

Career Advice for Millennials

12 Ways to Become the Office Superstar<p>Tired of the bad rap millennials get? Overcome it with these tips from career expert Dan Schawbel<p>iStockphoto/Thinkstock<p>You've heard that millennials are power-hungry, overconfident people who spend all day attached to their iPhones and want constant promotions. …

What The Heck Will Google Do With These Scary Military Robots?

Let’s see, we have a company that already knows everything about us, has possibly the world’s largest computer network, has recently built one of the biggest artificial-intelligence teams in the world–a company so powerful that it feels the need to soften its dominance with the informal motto, …

NSA defends global cellphone tracking as legal

National Security Agency headquarters in Fort Meade, Md.<p>WASHINGTON — The National Security Agency on Friday said its tracking of cellphones overseas is legally authorized under a sweeping U.S. presidential order. The distinction means the extraordinary surveillance program is not overseen by a …

Surveillance

Xbox One: Buy Now, Later, Or Never?

Outside of tablets, phones, and touch notebooks, it appears that some of the hottest electronics in the U.S. this holidays are the new game consoles, the Sony PS4 and the Microsoft Xbox One. I have used many consoles since playing Pong as a kid 1977, have planned and developed gaming PCs in a prior …

Distractify

These 9 Happy Mantras Will Give You A Brighter Outlook, Instantly

<i>The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you find your way back to balance.</i><p>GPS Guides are our way of showing you what has relieved others' stress in the hopes that you will be able to identify …

11 Healthy Homemade Protein Bar Recipes

Shares 51.4K<p>Holy grocery bills — those store-bought protein bars sure aren’t cheap! While a protein bar can be a convenient way to fuel up before or …

Nutrition

7 No-Crunch Ab Exercises for Six-Pack Abs

Shares 4.6K<p>Photo: Pond5<p>Spoiler Alert: Crunches and sit-ups are <i>not</i> the secret to six-pack abs. In fact, repetitive or excessive spinal flexion (e.g. …

Workouts

10 Ways You're Sabotaging Your Workout

<i>By Michael Schletter for Life By DailyBurn</i><p>If you've been working out for eight plus weeks and haven't started to reap the benefits yet, there's a good chance that one or more of these silent setbacks has found its way into your fitness regimen. By being aware of bad habits and the effect they have, …

How to Keep Your Bones Healthy and Strong -- Part 1

Osteoporosis, or thinning of the bones, (literally, porous bone) is the most common of all bone diseases. In the United States today, 10 million individuals already have osteoporosis and 18 million more have low bone density, placing them at increased risk for the disease.<p>Out of every five people …