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Top Level Female Yahoo Executive Sued by Former Subordinate for Sexual Harassment

A former employee at Yahoo is suing a top woman executive at the company for sexual harassment, wrongful termination of employment and intentional …

The 10 Best Careers Right Now For Recent College Graduates

Some career paths are going to be more beneficial and open to a recent grad. To help new degree holders find the right field, we looked at the University of California, San Diego's fifth annual list of "Hot Careers for College Graduates."<p>For this report, UCSD looked at four criteria — "current …

The Week in Review: Live From Latin America

Inside Flipboard / June 6, 2014<p>Connected by language and history, Latin America is a broad tapestry of many different people and ideas. An important …

Gooooal!-Driven

Inside Flipboard / June 10, 2014<p>Every four years, soccer fans become ever more intense about their sport, homeland and team…and that day is nearly …

U.S. consumer sentiment slips in June | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. consumer sentiment fell in June as views by consumers with the lowest incomes soured, a survey released on Friday showed.<p>A shopper walks down an aisle in a newly opened Walmart Neighborhood Market in Chicago in this September 21, 2011 file photo. REUTERS/Jim Young/Files<p>The …

GM recalls an additional 530,000 cars, including late model Camaros

General Motorsrecalled about 530,000 cars in the U.S. on Friday, including the last four years of Chevrolet Camaros, new Buick LaCrosse sedans as well as older Chevrolet Sonics and Saab convertibles.<p>This latest round brings GM's total for the year to 38 separate recalls in the U.S. involving 14.4 …

Priceline to buy OpenTable for $2.6 billion

Online travel company Priceline Group Inc. is getting into the restaurant reservation business.<p>Priceline said Friday it will pay $2.6 billion in cash to buy OpenTable, a San Francisco company that allows diners to make restaurant reservations over the Internet and through its mobile app.<p>The deal …

Ailing Express Chased By Private Equity Owner Of Talbots, Hot Topic

At least one major investor sees opportunity in a weak consumer retail environment.<p>Sycamore Partners, a New York private equity firm, announced on Thursday that it is pursuing a takeover of struggling retailer Express. Sycamore disclosed in a regulatory filing that it has already amassed a nearly …

FCC: What's up with those Netflix-ISP 'peering' deals?

"The bottom line is that consumers need to understand what is occurring when the Internet service they've paid for does not adequately deliver the content they desire, especially content they've also paid for."<p>Tom Wheeler, chairman, FCC

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eBay’s local delivery plans unravel: eBay Now may shut down (Updated)

<i>Updated 4:41 p.m. ET with additional comments from eBay.</i><p>Two years after launching its local delivery service eBay Now, eBay plans to shut it down, a VentureBeat source claims.<p>Born out of the $75 million acquisition of Milo, eBay’s local team launched eBay Now in 2012 alongside competing same-day …

5 Signs You Should Be Eating More Carbs

It's unfortunate how we treat the poor carbohydrate. Mistakenly associated with weight gain and empty calories, carbs are actually an essential part of a balanced diet -- especially if you want to do any sort of physical activity -- and often a tasty one, at that.<p>The Dietary Guidelines for …

USA, 2014 World Cup: What does the U.S. national team need to do to win the World Cup?

<i>With less than a month to go before the World Cup kicks off, it’s time to get acquainted with who’s going to Brazil. For the next several weeks,</i> …

How football became a symbol of national identity in Bosnia. http://cnn.it/1jdCp50

In advance of Memorial Day, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) Soldiers placed American flags in front of gravestones at Arlington National Cemetery. Watch a time-lapse video of the "Flags In" tradition → http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0iaq1T4m3Xc

Unless You Have Celiac Disease, Gluten Sensitivity is in Your Head

By now, you’ve probably heard of gluten-free diets. They’re a necessity for the estimated 2 million Americans with celiac disease. For them, eating …

You'd have to run 3x faster than Usain Bolt to even have a chance of running on water. See how these guys faked it: [Video] - http://bit.ly/1nb1TFY #OutrageousActs

Página web oficial de LaLiga | Liga de Fútbol Profesional

<b>Apps</b> | <b>26</b> MAR <b>2018</b><p>Éxito de participación en el arranque de la competición, de la que saldrá el mejor jugador de España de EA Sports FIFA en PlayStation …

To help injured veterans, bring in private sector help

The Great Debate<p>« Previous Post<p>Poland’s example may offer Ukraine a way out<p>Next Post »<p>Russia’s Navy: More rust than ready<p>9 comments<p>We welcome comments that advance the story through relevant opinion, anecdotes, links and data. If you see a comment that you believe is irrelevant or inappropriate, …

World Cup: Death threats over Luis Suarez injury

<b>STORY HIGHLIGHTS</b><p>Luis Suarez facing race against time to be fit for 2014 World Cup<br>• Uruguay striker underwent minor surgery on knee Thursday<br>• Suarez suffered injury during Liverpool's final-day victory over Newcastle<br>• Newcastle's Paul Dummett receives death threats on Twitter<p><i>Follow us at @WorldSportCNN</i> …

Turns Out Your Education Level May Impact Your Dreams

Your level of education not only impacts your life, it may also impact your dreams.<p>A study from dream education group DreamsCloud and research firm YouGov found that people with more degrees are more likely to dream about work and coworkers.<p>For the study, released Friday, May 23, researchers …

Hubble Sees Flickering Light Display on Saturn

Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope have captured new images of the dancing auroral lights at Saturn’s north pole.

Top 10 Least And Most Expensive Housing Markets For Today's Middle Class

<i>Trulia’s Chief Economist Jed Kolko identifies where the middle class struggles to find housing.</i><p>Where can the middle class afford to buy a home today? Affordability has worsened in the past year, as home prices have climbed faster than incomes and mortgage rates have risen. But compared with the …

9 Ways Highly Successful People Think Differently From Everyone Else

This is a theme we've heard from some of the most successful people across industries — from entrepreneurs and executives to famous artists.<p>With this in mind, we've put together some of the most amazing insights we've found on how successful people think differently than everyone else.

The International Brotherhood Of Burger Flippers Will Not Take It Any More

Having unsuccessfully lobbied its slave-driving masters with one-day strikes and angry tongue-lashings, Thursday sees the fast food workers’ movement …

10 ways Wall Street skims $100 billion of your money

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. (MarketWatch) — Wake up America, you’re wasting your money paying big advisory fees for hot tips on the stock-market casino. …

It's Never Been Easier To Build This Little-Known Type Of Wealth

In most developed countries, the past decade has undoubtedly been the hardest time to build financial wealth since the Great Depression. Aspiring wealth builders have been hit with a cluster bomb of stagnating economic growth and wages, high unemployment, poor career advancement opportunities, …