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Eva Longoria and Eduardo Cruz: Are They Back Together?

Eva Longoria and Eduardo Cruz may be giving it another go.<p>They were spotted having a cozy lunch at Serafina restaurant in New York City on …

Orlando Bloom and Miranda Kerr put on united front for baby Flynn following split

<b>Orlando Bloom</b> and <b>Miranda Kerr</b> may have just confirmed their split after three years of marriage, but the former lovebirds seem determined to put …

David Beckham and son Brooklyn left unharmed following car accident

<b>David Beckham</b> and his son <b>Brooklyn</b> are said to be fine and unharmed after being involved in a minor car accident over the weekend.<p>Photographs suggest …

Articles about best small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

To find out the answer, we surveyed our panel of Dwell Pros.<p>Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great …

Small Spaces

100+ Best Room Decorating Ideas - Home Design Pictures

Is dusty rose and charcoal grey not the happiest palette for spring?<p>We're traveling back in time, and our favorite spaces have never looked so good.<p>These designer picks go well beyond white and beige.<p>It's the easiest way to add instant curb appeal.<p>It's the heart of a room — and a savior on chilly …

Dining Rooms

Top Tours of the Week

From a colorful family home in DC to an event planner's cozy Chicago pad, the homes on this week's tours were full of color and creativity. Come on …

Inspiration

Emphasise various assessments, not just national exams: Expert

Why New Hiring Algorithms Are More Efficient — Even If They Filter Out Qualified Candidates

Ironically, this ease in applying is the reason why the process is so frustrating for both sides of the job application process. Qualified jobseekers never hear back and recruiters don't know how to sift through the hundreds of thousands of resumes they regularly receive.<p>"The Internet has …

Employment

Men Are Way More Tolerant Of Texting In Meetings

Men tend not to care all that much about mobile phone use in meetings, according to a new USC study highlighted by The Wall Street Journal.<p>The survey asked employees around the U.S. to rank the whole range of phone behavior on how acceptable it is in formal and informal meetings, including making …

Text Messaging

The United States Is Not One Of The 20 Best Countries For Women

Of the 133 countries that were measured both this and last year, 86% have improved their gender gaps. However, major barriers to women's equality still exist around the world, particularly when it comes to political participation and economic equality.<p>For the fifth consecutive year, Iceland comes …

Gender Equality

17 Business Titans Who Overcame Dyslexia

It's counterintuitive — dyslexia is, after all, classified as a learning disability — but it's a central question in Malcolm Gladwell's new book, "David and Goliath."<p>Gladwell proposes that some of the world's most accomplished people succeeded precisely because of this disability. "Dyslexia — in …

Tommy Hilfiger

South Korea's Education Fever Needs Cooling

South Korea's passion for education has historical roots. In the early years of the Choson dynasty, which lasted from 1392 to 1910, those who passed a civil-service exam could gain entry to the privileged yangban class, a scholarly aristocracy. Those roots were reinforced by more recent history, …

High School

Warby Parker's Founder: There Are 2 Reasons Why People Leave Their Jobs

To make sure people are happy and prevent turnover, Warby Parker's culture is rooted in open and honest feedback.<p>"So, we spend a lot of time developing leaders internally and creating learning opportunities," Blumenthal tells Adam Bryant at The New York Times.<p>When Blumenthal started the online …

Warby Parker

The 15 Highest-Paid CEOs In America

In the last three decades, CEO pay grew at a faster rate than any other top executive. In fact, CEOs were paid 273 times more than their average employee in 2012, according to a study by the Economic Policy Institute. Oftentimes, these highly paid CEOs can count on their hefty paychecks whether …

Compensation

Mark Cuban Made The Biggest Deal In 'Shark Tank' History For This Ghoulish Business

Carbone's proposal — $2 million in exchange for a 10% equity stake — meant she valued her entertainment company, Ten Thirty One Productions, at a massive $20 million. To the potential investors on ABC's reality pitch show, it seemed a big ask for a company that specializes in creating and producing …

Los Angeles

The 25 Countries With The Most Brainpower

Exclusively for Business Insider, Dr. Jonathan Wai, a Duke University Talent Identification Program research scientist and psychologist, compiled a new ranking of countries based on scores on the 2009 PISA assessment, which tests reading, math, and science competency in 15-year-olds.<p>Multiple …

High School

The 11 Biggest Mistakes Older Job Hunters Make

Guess what? Older workers get jobs. It might take a little more time for a myriad of reasons from your salary demands to your own lack of imagination about the kind of work you’re applying for, but employers really aren’t out to shun workers over 50.<p>They do want grown-ups in the shop. We tend to be …

Week ahead in business and economics: October 28 - November 1

Royal Bank of Scotland Break-up talk to overshadow return to profit<p>The Royal Bank of Scotland will on Friday publish its financial results for the third quarter.<p>The figures are expected to show the taxpayer-backed lender made a £440m pre-tax profit over the past three months, reversing a £1.2bn …

Work Until You Die? More Middle Class Americans Say They Can Never Retire

Forget pushing retirement off a few years. A growing number of Americans believe they’ll be working until death.<p>An alarming 37% of middle class Americans believe they’ll work until they’re too sick or until they die.<p>Another 34% believes retirement will come at the ripe age of 80. Just two years ago …

McDonald's drops Heinz ketchup after 40 years

McDonald's squeezes out ketchup king Heinz as its supplier of the key hamburger ingredient at the fast-food chain after it named former Burger King chief as its new boss<p>McDonald's has squeezed Heinz Ketchup off the menu at its worldwide chain of fast-food outlets, ending a symbiotic relationship …

BBC Radio 4 - Evan Davis Meets Alan Greenspan

Alan Greenspan was the world's most powerful central banker for nearly two decades. As Chairman of the US Federal Reserve, he was a believer in free markets and was sceptical of regulation. He famously warned about the dangers of "irrational exuberance" in financial markets yet presided over …

BIS sees risk of 1998-style Asian crisis as Chinese dollar debt soars

The world's banking watchdog warns that foreign loans to companies and banks in China has tripled over the last five years and may be large enough to set off financial tremors in the West<p>Foreign loans to companies and banks in China have tripled over the last five years to almost $900bn and may now …

Why all we knew about planets is wrong

We thought we knew how planets form, but the discovery of hundreds outside our Solar System changed all that, even what type of world can house life like ours.<p>Up to only a couple of decades ago the perception of our Solar System was so simple. Every planet is unique: Saturn has its spectacular …

Universe

Why We Live 40 Years Longer Today Than We Did in 1880

The golden age of medicine—in one chart<p>The late 19th and early 20th centuries were a golden era of American health innovation. Breakthroughs like germ theory, antibiotics, and widespread vaccination, as well as major public-health advances in sanitation and regulation, neutralized many long-leading …

The human brain, its nervous projections, layers,... - Biomedical Ephemera, or: A Frog for Your Boils

<b>The human brain, its nervous projections, layers, and cortical blood vessels</b><p>Though we’re probably subconsciously aware of our brains on a day-to-day …

The Flu Shot May Cut Risk of Heart Attack, Stroke

Getting the flu vaccine may protect not only against the flu, but in some people, it may also reduce your risk of experiencing heart attack and stroke. According to a new study out in the <i>Journal of the American Medical Association,</i> though the flu vaccine had previously been linked to reduced …