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Google Says These Are 2014's Best Android Apps

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The 10 Least Livable Countries

<b>3. Central African Republic</b> <b><br>> Human Development Index score</b>: 0.341 <b><br>> Gross nat’l income per capita:</b> $588 (2nd lowest) <b><br>> Life expectancy at birth:</b> 50.2 …

Self-funded and deep-rooted: How ISIS makes its millions

On the southern edge of Turkey, rolling brown pastoral hills slope gently to the Syrian border, with small towns like this one dotting the horizon. The calm on this side of the border, however, belies the scene on the other side.<p>Just across the border in northern Syria, the Islamic extremist group …

How Alibaba's Jack Ma Became the Richest Man in China

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>English teacher and Internet entrepreneur Jack Ma founded Alibaba 15 years ago in his tiny apartment in Hanzhou, China. On Friday, Ma became the richest man in China on the heels of the biggest IPO in U.S. and possibly world history.<p>With …

7 Hard Truths About Life That People Don't Like to Admit

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>While people generally like to think they're in touch with reality, the truth is that many of us shield ourselves from certain unpleasant facts to make us happier and more productive.<p>Users on Quora recently discussed the question: "What is an …

August jobs report: Don't blow a gasket it was just Market Basket

Market Basket’s the culprit<p>The auto effect<p>Strong demand for cars and trucks also helped distort August’s employment picture compared with the previous month. In July auto manufacturers hired more workers to ramp up production and shorten their typical July plant shutdown period. The report that …

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When to Save As What - Photoshop file formats explained

When it comes to editing your photos, Photoshop might already seem complex enough. But have you ever given any deeper thought as to which file format …

How That Massive Celebrity Hack Might Have Happened

<b>Correction appended</b><p>The leak of personal photos of more than 100 female celebrities, nude and otherwise, has tech observers questioning and debating …

Negrophobia: Michael Brown, Eric Garner, and America’s Fear of Black People

Phobias are lethal. This summer’s series of prominent killings of unarmed Black men, Michael Brown being the most covered, have forced me to come to …

Ebola outbreak reaches Senegal, riots break out in Guinea | Reuters

DAKAR/CONAKRY (Reuters) - The West African state of Senegal became the fifth country to be hit by the world’s worst Ebola outbreak on Friday, while riots broke out in neighboring Guinea’s remote southeast where infection rates are rising fast.<p>In the latest sign that the outbreak of the virus, which …

Pentagon says Iraq operations costing on average $7.5 million per day | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. military operations against Islamic State in Iraq have cost an average of $7.5 million per day since they began in mid-June, the Pentagon said on Friday, a figure that means the department has spent more than $500 million on the conflict.<p>Rear Admiral John Kirby, the …

California man whose pit bulls killed woman convicted of murder | Reuters

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A Southern California dog owner whose four pit bulls mauled and killed a 63-year-old woman near her home last year was convicted of murder on Friday.<p>A Los Angeles Superior Court jury found Alex Donald Jackson, 31, guilty of second-degree murder after less than a day of …

Porn film moratorium lifted after HIV result proves false positive | Reuters

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A moratorium on U.S. adult sex film productions was lifted on Friday after just 24 hours when a performer’s initial HIV test result proved to be a false positive, according to the industry trade group that called for the suspension.<p>The moratorium marked at least the third …

Which Three Lenses do You Need for Photography?

Two things occurred to me When I read Phillip VanNostrand’s article The Only Three Lenses You Need for Travel Photography. One, is that his choice of …

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A transforming apartment in New York offers ingenious solutions for making the most of limited square footage.<p>Crosby Studios just cares about the essentials.<p>Though small in size, this cozy little renovated apartment for two in Barcelona’s beachside neighborhood of La Barceloneta has a...<p>Slovenian …

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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 design.<p>Ikea's biannual PS collection delves into small space living, …

Warren Buffett's son buys Rosa Parks archive

DETROIT — Hundreds of items that belonged to civil rights icon Rosa Parks that have been sitting unseen for years in two warehouses — in Detroit and New York City — have been sold to a foundation run by the son of billionaire investment guru Warren Buffett, the younger Buffett said Thursday.<p>Howard …

Let them sleep in: Docs want later school times for teens

Mom creates beautiful photo series for daughter born without a hand

Life didn’t have a fairy tale beginning for 5-year-old Violet Spring, so her mom is making sure her childhood is full of whimsy and joy.<p>Photographer Holly Spring created a series of dreamy portraits to celebrate the girl and her strength in the face of some unexpected health problems that left the …