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7 Ways to Overcome the Toxic Self-Criticism That Robs You of Mental Strength

A negative inner dialogue will prevent you from having a positive life.<p>Your private inner dialogue can either be a powerful stepping stone or a major obstacle to reaching your goals. If you constantly make negative predictions like, "I'm going to mess up," or you call yourself names, your self-talk …

‘Bannon was shot on the South Lawn and run over by a tank’

How the Bannon-Trump alliance collapsed.<p>The dramatic collapse on Wednesday of the shaky alliance between President Donald Trump and his former chief strategist, Steve Bannon, marked perhaps the most vicious falling out between a president and a former aide in modern history.<p>But the fireworks capped …

Donald Trump

5 cases to watch as Supreme Court term begins

Judges may take up cases on abortion and immigration.<p>After a year in which liberals scored impressive, high-profile Supreme Court victories, conservatives could be in line for wins on some of this term's most contentious issues, as the justices consider cases that could gut public sector labor …

Health Care

How my startup raised $30-million from Power Corp.

<i>This is a guest post by Mike Katchen, founder and CEO of</i> Wealthsimple<i>, a low fee online investing platform.</i><p>Since my recent post about how Wealthsimple raised $2-million in two weeks, I've been asked how we raised our next round of $30-million just six months after launching our product. While every …

15 Tiny Tweaks That’ll Help You Lose More Weight in 2015

You'll barely even notice the difference—but your waistline will.

51 free online resources for starting a business

Being an entrepreneur means sticking your neck — and wallet — on the line for a product you believe in.<p>It won't be cheap.<p>There will be plenty of costs, some you've never expected.<p>Thankfully, there are free tools to start a business available online.<p>We've compiled this list of free tools to start a …

Small Business

D.C. Bible Museum Will Display Huge Israeli Collection That Even Israelis Can’t See

The forthcoming Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C., has reached an agreement with the Israeli agency responsible for antiquities to display “for decades” a huge collection of biblical artifacts found in Israel.<p>Micky Saban, head of the National Treasures Department at the Israel Antiquities …

Archaeology

9 free things rich people do that make them more successful

Sure you have.<p>A great idea, motivation, persistence, and a little luck helps, but most successful people share certain habits.<p>Here are nine habits that have helped place them on the top:<p>Ray Dalio, the founder of Bridgewater Associates, told The Huffington Post in 2013 that "Meditation, more than …

Self-improvement

How Peter Voogd Went From Zero To A Six-Figure Income In 6 Months

At age 18, he told himself that he’d never work a normal job again. Now Peter Voogd is a millionaire media entrepreneur and best-selling book author. But generating wealth wasn’t always glamorous for Voogd.<p>“I didn’t even have money to go to the drive-thru,” Voogd recalls. His frustration with …

Entrepreneurship

Sandra Bland voice mail from jail expresses disbelief

A Texas TV station says it has obtained a voice mail from a call Sandra Bland made from jail in which she told a friend that she couldn't believe what was happening to her.<p>The Illinois woman was charged with assaulting a public servant after a July 10 traffic stop in Texas turned confrontational. …

Crime

Special Report: Supreme Court legalizes same-sex marriage

Same-sex Marriage

21 Juicy Burger Recipes for Your July 4th Cookout

A great burger with a charred crust and a juicy, savory interior is a cornerstone of summer's best cookouts. It doesn't hurt that it's also one of those crowd-pleasing foods that's easy to make in bulk. Unfortunately, a lot of impromptu burgers wind up dry, flavorless, overcooked, and all-around …

10 After-Dark Activities to Experience This Summer

Only when the sun goes down can you enjoy some of the best outdoor activities of the summer, and in the cooler night air no less. From stargazing parties to desert garden flashlight tours to evening turtle walks, there's a lot that can be done and enjoyed only at night. Here are 10 must-do evening …

Eric Garner

Daniel Pantaleo Had Been Sued Thrice for Misconduct Prior to Eric Garner's Chokehold Death

The white New York police officer who choke-held unarmed Eric Garner leading to his death had earlier been sued thrice for alleged misconduct. A UN …

Frank Serpico on Eric Garner: Cops cry wolf all the time

Was I surprised by the Staten Island grand jury? Of course not. When was the last time a police officer was indicted?<p>This is the use of excessive …

Eric Garner Criminal Past Emerges: 30 Arrests In 34 Years, Including Assault

Eric Garner had a criminal past. That’s just one of the new reveals in a post from conservative media site <i>Newsmax</i> and another from the <i>Wall Street</i> …

Eric Garner 'chokehold' death: A grand jury blind to the evidence before it

At least Eric Garner has his epitaph. "I can't breathe," he gasped as he was forced to the ground and held by a New York police officer in the …

Watch: NYPD uses military-grade sonic weapon on Eric Garner protesters

Long range acoustic devices (LRADs) have been previously implemented by police at protests throughout the world.<p>Thursday night at about 1am, at the …

Eric Garner protesters "shut down capitalism" because... capitalism!

When the protests over the grand jury decision in the case of Eric Garner broke out I was expecting them to take place around police stations. It was …

Why impact of Eric Garner case might be much bigger than Ferguson

Michael Brown's death largely divided Americans along racial lines and political lines. The early reactions to the Eric Garner death suggest that …

If we want to reduce police brutality we have to end the war on drugs

Racist policing is part of a self-perpetuating system of bad laws and preexisting prejudices<p>Protests for police reform are sweeping the United States following the deaths of Eric Garner, Michael Brown, Tamir Rice, and an untold number of other unarmed or innocent people of color. Amid the anger and …

On Staten Island, reactions to the death of Eric Garner split along racial lines

Garner’s death at the hands of police has shown up fault lines in the community<p>Nowadays the cops keep their distance from the Tompkinsville beauty supplies store where Eric Garner died during his sidewalk arrest for selling “loosies” – single cigarettes – last July.<p>Candles and hand-written notes on …

LA Cops Shoot Man Holding Pocketknife at Site of Eric Garner and Michael Brown Protests | VICE News

Justice

The Eric Garner 'Choke by Cop' Murder: Famous Member of Supreme Court, Thurgood Marshall, Blasted Police for Killing Black Men With Chokeholds

By Dave Gilson<br>Early on the morning of October 6, 1976, 24-year-old Adolph Lyons was pulled over by two Los Angeles police officers for driving with a …

Justice

Bulls' Derrick Rose wears 'I Can't Breathe' t-shirt in support of late Eric Garner

Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose, who is normally muted when it comes to the media, made a loud and powerful statement Saturday during the …

Eric Garner

Indiana Police Dept Mocks Eric Garner Protests With '#WeCanBreathe' Tweet

A Twitter account run by the Indianapolis police department used the hashtag #WeCanBreathe on Thursday in apparent mockery of people protesting the …

Law Enforcement

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Eric Garner case: Video of chokehold's aftermath raises new questions<p>Dec 6, 2014 10:01 PM EST CBS Evening News<p>By Jericka Duncan / CBS News<p><b>NEW YORK --</b> …

Justice