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Think Abs Are Impossible After 40? All You Need Are These 5 Moves.

Carve out a harder core—without doing situps—using a routine that spares your lower back.<p>For decades, ab training meant situps, curling your upper body all the way up off the floor, rounding your lower back. Some people got nice-looking abs doing this—and lots more ended up with back pain.<p>Today, …

Workouts

5 things you can do today that will make you happier, according to a life coach

Nothing feels better than happiness, whether you find it in seeing that super cute cat meme or simply by spending time with your friends. But if …

Why More Americans Are Breaking $1 Million in One-Person Businesses

Searching for colorful napkins and cups to liven up their next bash, hosts all over the country turn to Party Innovations, a one-man internet store. The thriving shop enables Jeff Sadowsky, a New York City dad, to generate over $1 million in annual revenue per year.<p>When Sadowsky, a former computer …

Entrepreneurship

12 Mind-Blowing, Affordable Adventures for Your Bucket List

Start planning your next vacation now.<p>Are you an adventure hound who lives for trips that test your physical limits? Have you fantasized about …

Amazon to buy Whole Foods for $13.7bn

Amazon is to buy food retailer Whole Foods in a deal worth $13.7bn (£10.7bn).<p>The digital giant has been experimenting with groceries for a while, …

Every single thing you should be doing while in Las Vegas

.<p>Best things to do in Las Vegas<p>1<p>Photograph: Shutterstock/Littleny<p>Place a bet at a world-famous casino<p>With one foot in the past and one in the future, …

Las Vegas

The 14 Reasons We LOVE Las Vegas

Let's face it: Sometimes you just need to get away. And, though we don't have an island in our backyard, we do have quite the playground. That's …

Southern Nevada’s hard water may call for softener installation

Ethiopia drought: 'More trouble predicted'

After two failed rains and the threat from El Nino, Ethiopia is suffering its worst drought in decades.<p>More than 10 million people need emergency aid, crops have failed and the lack of water is putting livestock at risk.<p>Ethiopia is more prepared to deal with drought than in 1984, when hundreds of …

A non-gambler’s guide to Las Vegas | The Star

<b>Dig this:</b><p>Remember the days when you played in a sandbox with those yellow trucks? Now you can do it for real. Dig This is America’s first heavy …

Las Vegas

The Big List of Motivational and Thought-Provoking Quotes

Sometimes there is a quote or saying that really resonates with you. It can be from someone who you would not expect at all, as you will see by some of the quotes below. Sometimes there are many that strike a chord with you. One of the simplest and most inspiring things you can do for yourself is …

A complete guide to designing your morning routine to double your productivity

On average, each of us wake up to 25,000 mornings in our adult life, which means we have 25,000 days to maximize how we spend it.<p><b>Your morning defines the rest of your day.</b><p>If you can optimize your morning routines, you’ve set yourself up to have a productive day ahead of you.<p>The good news is, we all …

Time Management

3 Signs That You Should Shut Down Your Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I haven't spoken to an entrepreneur yet who has not thought about walking away from a business at one time or another, especially if the business is only a few years old. The grind, lack of money and pure fatigue are usually the top …

The Right Way To Calculate Marketing ROI

Today, accountability in marketing amounts to table stakes. Companies expect CMOs and other marketing leaders to provide quantifiable evidence (not squishy metrics such as views and eyeballs) that marketing investments are contributing to real business outcomes.<p>In the quest for quant-based proof, …

5 Pieces of Free Post Production Software for Photographers

Free software. In the past, this phrase to many of us suggested, poor quality, clunky and inefficient. Time have changed however and in the …

8 Tips for Taking Epic Adventure Photos

If you're like me, photography is not just about weddings and portraits. I love getting outdoors with my camera and exploring the mountains and …

These Are The Happiest Countries In The World

Denmark’s residents are the most satisfied with their lives, according to the Better Life Index released Monday. According to the study, published annually by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), the United States failed to crack the top 10 for the fifth consecutive …

40 trips you should take before you turn 30

Your 20s are an ideal time to take on some adventure and travel to faraway places.<p>Chances are you'll end up having some wild experiences that you'll never forget.<p>From partying at the world's largest Carnival in Rio de Janeiro to paragliding in New Zealand, here are the trips you should take when …

Get your digital memories off the computer and onto the page

There is a slight soapbox on which I stand sometimes when I write about photography. Nothing too high-minded, but when the topic allows, I will gently remind people to print out their pictures from their iPhones and computers.<p>Today, I stand before you, not on a soapbox, but on a short stack of …

iPad Apps

4 Tips for Getting Better Pictures of Your Kids

This mom blew the world away with gorgeous photos of her kids, and now she shares some tips with us for photographing children. Elena Shumilova has …

Photography

How to Shoot in Low-Light Conditions Without Using Flash

Photography is all about capturing the subject beautifully in the available light. Sometimes as a photographer you have more than optimum light …

Digital Photography

This Canon 1200mm f/5.6L Telephoto Monster Available Now at B&H for $180,000

In case you missed out on the NASA 2540mm f/8 lens that was recently sold on eBay, B&H have what might just be the next best thing – the super rare …

Top 10 Motorcycling Roads Around the World

1 of 11Next Last<p>All motorcyclists dream of riding in exotic locales. That longing, it’s in our blood. Sometimes we see movies like <i>Long Way Round/Down</i> …