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Black Resistance to Segregation in the Nineteenth Century

In 1852, the Third Avenue Railroad Company was founded. It ran between City Hall and 62nd Street in Manhattan. Its horse-drawn streetcars quickly …

Black History

Outcry over word 'Aboriginal' continues as historians push for ban on changing certificates

The decision by a West Australian bureaucrat to redact the word "Aboriginal" from official documents has created an outcry among archivists, …

Genealogy

These are the cheapest – and most expensive – countries to get a flight

Trying to get the best price on flights can be a confusing process and there’s a lot of conflicting advice on how to snag a deal. But, getting the cheapest flight has a lot to do with what country you are in – and new research has revealed the best places for travellers looking for discount flights.<p>…

airplanes

A Tribute To Gemini, The Low-Key Psychopath Of The Zodiac

Forget Scorpios, the Twins are astrology’s true wild cards<p>You don't have to know anything about astrology to know this: Scorpios are totally crazy. Being a Scorpio should even, it's been said, be illegal. I'm not going to dispute this total truth, because every time I try to think of a Scorpio who</i> …

Horoscopes

The Best Rooftop Bars In The World

<i>For</i> Condé Nast Traveler, by Paul Rubio.<p>From the 118th floor of a Hong Kong skyscraper to old Quito’s best-kept secret, these cocktail bars — and their spectacular rooftop views — are worth a trip across the world.<p><b>1. Flair Rooftop Restaurant Bar, Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, China</b><p>Discover the best views — …

Procurement Manager - Solutions Recruitment

Our client is a bespoke manufacturer and solution provider to a prestigious, UK wide customer base. This position demands an energetic and …

Procurement

40 Oreo Recipes That Will Make All Your Cookie Dreams Come True

As if we needed any excuse to indulge in an Oreo or two, now we have a national holiday specifically for treating ourselves to America’s favorite cookie. Obviously they’re perfection on their own, but with so many outrageously delicious recipes out there, it would be a shame not to utilize them in …

50 Steps Every Entrepreneur Must Take to Build a Business

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is one of the most challenging and rewarding things you’ll ever do. The process is simpler than you might imagine, but to try to boil it down to five or 10 steps is an underestimation and an injustice. The …

Small Business

This Entrepreneur Lets His Employees Work Wherever They Want

He runs a hotel booking app. His staff could be anywhere right now. So could he.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Office life is so passé.<p>Putting a bunch of people being in an artificial environment and making them pretend to get …

Employment

20 Things Recruiters Do Not Want to See on Your Resume

“You never get a second chance to make a first impression.” – Unknown<p>Recruiters have to get through hundreds of resumes in a short time. Research …

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Is Japan Unhappy With Its Latest Beauty Queen?

Ariana Miyamoto is Japan's first biracial beauty queen. She grew up in Japan, speaks Japanese, and was born to a Japanese mother and an …

Japan

The 25 Best Abs Exercises

Refresh your workout with these ab exercises<p>Nothing says fit like a washboard stomach. But scoring high-definition abs isn't as easy as cranking out crunch after crunch. To sculpt a stronger, more chiseled core, you need the best ab workout to work the two dozen muscles between your hips and your …