Aaron Kosh

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Catalysts of war: The history that led to Pearl Harbor attack

It was whaling, sugar and pineapples that first brought Pearl Harbor to America’s attention.<p>At the whaling industry’s peak in 1846, nearly 800 whaling vessels made port calls in the Hawaiian Islands, mostly U.S.-flagged ships, according to Navy history and heritage command. The Navy was ordered to …


Can Introverts Be Powerful Leaders? Ask President Obama | Inc.com

Thanks in part to Susan Cain's groundbreaking book <i>Quiet</i>, there is plenty of discussion showing that the introverts among us can lead as well as the outspoken. Jack Dorsey is saving Twitter from destruction from his quiet stoop, just as Mark Zuckerberg has made Facebook the ultimate unicorn with …


President says Venezuela won't be next to fall, but he may not have a choice

This is not the first time that Nicolás Maduro has faced unrest but this time he may find it hard to put a lid on it<p>Another day, another protest in Caracas. President Nicolás Maduro remains defiant that Venezuela will not be the next leftwing domino to fall in Latin America, but he may not have a …


14 books that inspired Elon Musk

When people ask Elon Musk how he learned to build rockets, he has a simple answer.<p>"I read books," he reportedly likes to say.<p>Musk — who was smart enough to get into a physics Ph.D. program at Stanford University and then drop out because it didn't seem that relevant to him — has always been hungry …

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7 Apps to Help You Get Stuff Done Around the House


Advice for 20-Somethings From Warren Buffett, Bill Gates and Geniuses

If you’re young and your career is in its early days, you’ve likely been privy to plenty of career truisms and clichés.<p>But if “follow your passion,” …

Somebody Is Cutting Internet Cables, Causing Massive Outages

The FBI is investigating a mysterious string of attacks on fiber optic cables in the San Francisco Bay area, including one that severely disrupted …

Emmy Contender: Kiefer Sutherland feared reviving 'good friend' Jack Bauer

During the eight-season run of "24," Fox's gritty spy drama, counterterrorism agent Jack Bauer never had a good day.<p>In his Emmy-winning portrayal of Bauer, Kiefer Sutherland endured relentless obstacles and fought a host of personal demons while saving America over and over again from terrorists …


21 easy habits to start today that will help you 5 years from now

One Quora thread is full of such contemplations, originally addressed to a 23-year-old physics student but applicable to everybody.<p>Here are the takeaways.<p><b>1. Work on your public speaking skills.</b> It's scary. Even Warren Buffett used to throw up before giving a speech. But it's crucial: As you advance …

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Superhero Bits: Batman v Superman, Captain America Civil War, Daredevil, X-Men, The Flash – /Film

Want to learn about the development of Netflix’s <b>Daredevil</b> costume? Who is fighting <b>Captain America</b> now on the set of <i>Captain America: Civil War</i>? Where …

41 Easy Things To Do With Mason Jars

Whether you're decorating, organizing, or preparing gifts, there are a myriad of adorable ways to use leftover jars. You'll want to throw a backyard party just to take advantage of these lighting and centerpiece ideas.