Margaret O'Neal

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10 Tips From Travel Experts, Flight Attendants, and Other Frequent Fliers

Don't forget these travel tips as your pack for your next business trip.<p>For those of us who travel for work, we've come to expect that certain things are bound to go wrong from flight delays to long airport security lines and luggage mishaps.<p>To prepare for this article, I spoke to several expert …

Luggage

O'Malley to Lewandowski: US isn't an 'only-for-white Americans sort of country'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Former Democratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley on Sunday chided ex-Donald Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski over the GOP nominee's immigration policies, saying the US isn't an "only-for-white Americans sort of country."<p>O'Malley, a former Maryland governor, appeared on CNN's …

Summer reading: 76 books to pack for your holiday

History<p><b>West of Eden by Jean Stein</b><br>A selective, sly history of studio-era Hollywood by a film mogul’s daughter. One of the best books ever written about the movies. Jonathan Cape, £20<p><b>The Romanovs by Simon Sebag Montefiore </b>“It was hard to be a tsar,” Montefiore writes at the beginning of this joyful …

Forget Downsizing In Retirement

Maybe a bigger house is better in retirement. When Marian Watkins, who is single, retired from the Air Force in 1998, she moved into a townhome community in Lansdale, Pa., went back to school for a doctorate in educational leadership and became a teacher. Then when she retired from her second …

Retirement

Hillary and Me

The 2008 campaign was a nightmare. Will 2016 be as bad?<p>The PTSD is mutual. I collected a lengthy source list of people to call, standard reporting procedure, then stared a hole into the 50-plus names on the list. The phone seemed heavy. I just wasn’t making the calls. Procrastination is a …

Everyone Sees the Hillary They Want to See

Hillary Clinton has been a divisive figure for decades. The controversies erupting around her new memoir promise more of the same down the road.<p>I …

Facebook's Slingshot: A Prettier, More Desperate Version of Snapchat

After its accidental rollout and subsequent removal from the App Store last week, Facebook's latest standalone app, Slingshot, has officially …

What the Most Successful People Have in Common

At the second day of the Inc. 5000 Conference, Lewis Schiff revealed the findings of a study on wealth and success.<p>Lewis Schiff, author and executive director of the Inc. Business Owners Council, took the stage at the Inc. 5000 Conference to talk about his research on the business strategies of …

Success

Why You Shouldn't Be Afraid of Rising Interest Rates

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- There is no question interest rates will rise eventually. When they do, interest rate-sensitive investments like bonds and …

Startup Success By the Numbers

The statistics surrounding startup success are pretty daunting — in fact, of the 500,000+ businesses owners that launched companies in 2012, only a …

5 Stocks Yielding 5% Or More

Here are four familiar steady Eddies and one risk-taker’s special paying more than 12%.<p>Over the past few years, dividend-paying stocks have played an …

Investing

These 5 Speed Bumps Could Stop The Internet Of Things Dead In Its Tracks

The connectivity, analysis, and management that IoT will provide promises to make our lives easier, more efficient, and even longer if companies like Apple continue pursuing health-monitoring products.<p>But IoT isn't without its challenges. If the Internet of Things is going to really take off, here …

17 Real Entrepreneurs Tell Us The One Thing They Wish They Had Known Before Starting A Business

Starting a business is no small feat. You get advice left and right, and it's hard to know who to believe. To see what advice actually would have been helpful, we've scoured our contacts for entrepreneurs to give us the scoop. For this piece, presented by American Express OPEN, we spoke to heads of …

3 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Focus on Getting a Promotion

Getting a promotion is one of the holy grails of modern careers. It’s the post-college report card. It gives employees a goal and reason to work …

Knitting: Magazines, eBooks, Videos, Articles, Guides | Interweave

For over a decade, Interweave has been the place to learn, be inspired and enjoy other knitters just like you. We bring you expert advice from our …

American schools need better teachers, so let’s make it harder to become one.

So far this month in education news, a California court has decimated rigid job protections for teachers, and Oklahoma’s governor has abolished the …

Interactive map: Loss of Indian land

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OK Go video: Illusions fill "The Writing's on the Wall."

The alt-rock band OK Go is known for their innovative videos. You’ve probably seen the one with them on treadmills; it’s pretty enjoyable.<p>They just …

Sources: Benghazi 'mastermind' captured without a single shot fired

Benghazi attack suspect Ahmed Abu Khatallah was watched by U.S. commandos, law enforcement and intelligence for days before his capture, several U.S. officials said Tuesday.<p>Not a single shot was fired when the manhunt was successfully completed over the weekend, U.S. officials said. Abu Khatallah's …

Bletchley Park: No longer the world's best kept secret

<b>Codebreakers credited with shortening World War Two worked in structures built to last only a few years. So how have ramshackle huts been given a new lease of life, 75 years on?</b><p>Bletchley Park was once the world's best kept secret and a key part of the country's war effort against Germany.<p>Every …

Facebook launches new image messaging app Slingshot

<b>Facebook has launched a photo-messaging app one week after accidentally releasing it on Apple's app store.</b><p>Known as Slingshot, the app's features include sharing photos and videos with friends and sending "reaction shots".<p>It uses an unlocking mechanism, whereby photos received from friends must be …