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China on Duterte, Yasay: Philippines is a close neighbor

China: Aquino lied; Hague court abused power<p>BEIJING - The Chinese government on Friday said it hopes that the new administration under President …

Are Light Cigarettes Safer Than Regular Cigarettes? | Men's Health

We’re not sure why Bowie turned to Lights, but if he’s like most smokers, he may have thought he was doing his body a favor.<p>In fact, according to a 2009 University of Pittsburgh study, 51 percent of smokers who switch to light cigarettes do so because they believe they’re less harmful to their …

Luxury New Zealand Getaway, Perfect For Lovers & Adventurers

It’s not every day that you come across the perfect hideaway combining rugged wilderness with luxe living, just a stone’s throw from Australia‘s …

How To Be A Good Kisser, According To Science

News flash. It’s been scientifically proven that your kissing expertise can make or break a relationship.<p>There are plenty of ways to be a bad kisser, …

Montblanc Heritage Chronométrie Dual Time Watch with Golden Bezel

New styles as Montblanc expands its offerings.<p>While largely known for its range of high-end writing utensils, Montblanc expanded into horological pieces during last year’s SIHH with its Heritage Chronométrie collection. One of the highlights from the current range is the Chronométrie Dual Time, a …

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The adidas Ultra Boost ST Returns With Some Added Glow

Arguably the model’s cleanest colorway to date.<p>After unveiling a slick grey/green colorway just yesterday, adidas drops arguably the cleanest iteration of the popular Ultra Boost ST model to date. This time around the Three Stripes renders the running silhouette in a crisp white Primeknit upper, …

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Tough Mudder Cofounder Reveals Keys to Success| Men's Health

<b>1. PROVE YOU CAN HANDLE RISK</b><br>“I ask this question in job interviews: How many computers are there in Manhattan? I want to see evidence of the ability to form a hypothesis and defend it. [At Tough Mudder], we often have to make decisions based on incomplete data—I did the same thing analyzing …

What Happens When You Delete Social Media Posts | Men's Health

“Whether or not something is deleted isn’t within the user’s control,” says Behnam Dayanim, Esq., a Washington, D.C.-based lawyer who specializes in privacy and cyber security.<p>Take a regular email. When you delete it from your inbox, it goes to a “Deleted Items” folder. Empty that folder and you …

4 Rules to Being a Good Businessman by Being a Great Man | Men's Health

But KIND’s financial victories are rivaled only by its charitable endeavors. Every month, for example, the company issues a series of $10,000 grants to individuals and organizations seeking to provide kindness and relief to those less fortunate.<p>Here, Lubetzky shares four pages from the KIND …

2 Pushup Workouts That Hit Every Muscle in Your Core

Your shoulders, chest, arms, and abs won’t know what hit them<p>There are more ways to do pushups than just about any other exercise, which means your mind and muscles will never get bored.<p>But if you need some inspiration for your arsenal, check out these two up-and-down pushup workouts from <i>Men’s</i> …

Vatican hit by new claims of financial mismanagement and lavish spending

Journalists claim to have exposed millions in lost revenues and senior officials pouring church funds into their already-lavish apartments<p>Ever since his election as spiritual head of the Roman Catholic church in 2013, Pope Francis has always said he wants a church for the poor.<p>But two controversial …

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The Simple Rep Scheme That Can Help You Gain More Strength

I used this basic protocol with high-school sophomores, and watched them bench, front squat, and clean 205 pounds. And recently, a client plateaued at 8 pullups. After 6 weeks of applying the 1-2-3 method to the exercise, he could perform 20 pullups. It’s easy and it works. Follow the 5 steps below …

The 5-Pound Dumbbell Exercise That Absolutely Annihilates Calories

Want to melt away belly fat? Step away from the heavy iron and try this explosive movement instead<p>When you want to torch a ton of <b>calories</b> in a short amount of time, you probably don’t even glance at the 5-pound dumbbells. But big metabolic storms come in small packages, says <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness …

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Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Beards<p>Facial hair so good, it's scary.<p>By Megan Gustashaw20 hours agoView More<p>What She Said<p>I’d think to myself, “Could this really work out with a …

Nike Roshe LD-1000 Black/White

Ain’t nobody gonna be mad at a black and white color combo.<p>Shortly after the release of the navy blue “Obsidian” version, Nike presents the Roshe LD-1000 in the Black/White colorway. A silhouette that heavily takes notes from Hiroshi Fujiwara’s fragment design x Nike collaboration, this Roshe …

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Michael Bastian's 5 Key Things to Remember About Menswear

Ahead of a new film project, New York designer Michael Bastian took the time to remind us that menswear is a game of millimeters.<p>Michael Bastian is a master of precise menswear, which makes him an Esquire favorite. Over the weekend, the CFDA award-winning designer took time away from his upcoming …

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The 50 Best Horror Films From the 1980s

Viewer beware, you're in for a scare.<p>This Friday, the summer gets its first high-profile haunting with the premiere of <i>Poltergeist</i>. It's the latest in a long line of 1980s horror films to receive a re-do, which speaks not only to the industry's continuing lack of original ideas–even this summer's …

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25 Accepted Truths That Aren't True

25 of life's biggest myths and the truth behind them.<p>History is littered with falsehoods that have suckered billions. The world is flat. A man can wear a ponytail. Jennifer Lopez is a singer. Some whoppers dissipate as quickly as they appear. But others persist, repeated in reasonable voices, until …

10 Lessons About the Female Orgasm

Give her the big finish she deserves<p>Perhaps you took a course on human sexuality in college. If you did, you likely remember one thing: the lecture on the female orgasm. Women want to have them, men want to deliver them.<p>But all too often, the fairer sex’s big-O falls among the ranks of the …

Always Make a Great First Impression

<b>Scan the News</b><br>The morning of your meeting, check out the headlines. "Current events often come up in the course of business meetings," says Ailes. If you arrive for an 11 a.m. meeting unaware that Elvis has returned to Earth to save us, it's not likely you're up to speed on the changes roiling your …

The 20 All-Time Best Men's Health Tips | Men's Health

<b>1991: Never Eat Out of the Original Container</b><br>How many times have you dipped into a pint of ice cream only to find yourself staring at the bottom of the container 15 minutes later?<p><b>1992: Accept the Latexed Finger</b><br>We called prostate cancer "the overlooked disease," and encouraged more testing and …

New Balance M996 "Distinct Weekender Bag"

New Balance has produced a blue counterpart to its previously released 574 sneaker sharing the same<p>New Balance has produced a blue counterpart to its previously released 574 sneaker sharing the same themed design. New Balance’s M996 “Distinct Weekender Bag” shoe features a chambray and deep blue …

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30 Secrets Every Woman Keeps from Her Man

All her naked, sexy (and a little scary) truths revealed<p>The woman you sleep with gazes into your eyes and tells you she loves you. And you believe her. You can tell by the way she looks at you, the way she holds you, the way she seems to always know what you want before you do.<p>There are a few of …

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The Health Benefits of Friendship

“The effect of this is comparable to obesity, something that public health takes very seriously,” said Julianne Holt-Lunstad, Ph.D., lead study author and associate professor of psychology at Brigham Young University.<p>“Not only are we at the highest recorded rate of living alone across the entire …

The Right Way to Make a Threesome Happen

Spot the signs that say she may be willing, and learn how to put it into action<p>Like a hole-in-one or bumping into Bill Murray, threesomes <i>do</i> happen. In fact, a recent poll found 20 percent of people report having had the experience.<p>But unless you’re a nihilist porn star, you’re not just going to …

We're witnessing the biggest threat to US corporate earnings since the 2008 financial crisis

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The surging value of the U.S. dollar may be posing the biggest threat to U.S. corporate earnings since the 2008 financial crisis, hurting results at most U.S.-based multinationals. Some on Wall Street are even talking about an earnings recession.<p>The dollar's gain of 22 percent …

How to Build Economies

Brian Pinto worked as an economist in the World Bank for almost 30 years and saw many grand development initiatives -- some successful, others …