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10 Wildly Successful People Who Dropped Out Of High School

Tumblr founder David Karp dropped out of high school at the age of 15 and now his New York startup is about to sell for $1.1 billion in cash to Yahoo.<p>Although his success proves that he didn't need the diploma to make it, Karp tells Forbes' Jeff Bercovici in an interview that he doesn't recommend …

Senators accuse Apple of 'highly questionable' billion-dollar tax avoidance scheme

Apple uses a "highly questionable" web of offshore entities to avoid paying billions in US income taxes, a Senate committee alleged on Monday.<p>The …

Growing Up Sexually

<i>"It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are." -- E.E. Cummings</i><p>I have been making love with the same man for some 30 years, and although I can honestly say it has gotten amazingly and increasingly better over the decades, it is important to add that this improvement was in direct …

Simple & Inexpensive Tricks to Make Your Home Look Sophisticated

My home is my sanctuary, my little slice of peace and quiet. In true European spirit, I love to rent -- the American Dream to me has nothing to do with a mortgage. I am a fan of smaller spaces (my apartment is about 1,300 square feet), I love anything old, including old buildings (the row house I …

A muffin top? Yummy. No, such names for women's body parts are unsavoury

<b>What would you recommend to cover up my muffin top?</b><i><br>Andrea Taureau, by email</i><p>Well, I'm not really sure, Andrea. You could just put a little tea towel …

NBA Playoffs 2013: Previewing Biggest Matchups for Heat vs. Pacers

The Miami Heat and Indiana Pacers are getting ready to face off in the NBA Playoffs for the second straight year, and you can be sure it's going to be a physical series.<p>Both clubs feature synergistic rosters loaded with talented players, but there's no doubt which team has more experience in …

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