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Jeb Bush's Presidential Hopes: Bad News for Hillary

The former Florida governor may or may not be a strong candidate, but his presence brings out the Democratic frontrunner's biggest weaknesses.<p>Tuesday was a good day in presidential politics for Republicans—but not for the reason you might first think.<p>Jeb Bush may or may not prove a strong national …

Tesla's CTO Wants To Take Batteries To A New Dimension

And inside, instead of multiple dials and switches, a large touchscreen dominates the centre console. Established carmakers have tended to make modest electric vehicles, usually small ones to eke out the range available from their pricey batteries. But it was Tesla, a Silicon Valley startup, which …

Electric Vehicles

Xi Jinping Just Got Even More Powerful

The fate of the once-feared Zhou Yongkang, 72, appeared to be sealed by the just-after-midnight announcements Saturday that he was expelled from China's ruling Communist Party and arrested in a criminal investigation into allegations ranging from bribe-taking to leaking state secrets.<p>"Many of Xi's …

China

Why Are Millennials Unfriending Organized Religion?

Physicist Lawrence Krauss thinks religion could go the way of homophobia with the next generation, largely disappearing.<p>On April 8, 1966, <i>Time</i> …

Essential Skills Of Project Managers In 2015

With changes in the economic, business and regulatory landscape, organizations need capable and qualified project managers now more than ever to take …

The Evolution of The Naked Dress

The celebrities who have dared to wear the naked dress.<p>As of last night, Lady Gaga, Kate Moss, and Rihanna all have one thing in common: They're the only "naked dress"-wearing celebrities to try the stunt not once but twice. Rihanna joined the double downers with her Tom Ford dress at the amfAR …

10 Tips and Quotes From the Best Leadership Books of the Year

These are the best business books of the year on leadership, with a tip and a quote to help you decide if you want to read more from that author.<p>Leadership is not about who you know, or why you know it, or how much you are paid to lead. It's often about what you know and how you apply that …

Leadership

International Low-Cost Airlines Drive Transatlantic Fares Into The Ground

If you’ve been wondering why airfare to Scandinavian countries has been so inexpensive for the past few seasons, you have one particular airline to thank: Norwegian Air. For the last year, the self-described low cost carrier has expanded aggressively across the globe, and as a result of the new low …

Real estate funds shouldn't fear rising rates

NEW YORK (AP) — The threat of rising interest rates is raising real fears about real-estate mutual funds.<p>Investors have pulled money out of real-estate funds for two straight months, even though they remain among the year's best performers and pay bigger dividends than many stock funds. The worry …

Anonymous Apple employees reveal what it’s like to work for Tim Cook

Despite the fact that all of its products now leak long before they are formally announced, Apple remains one of the most secretive technology …

How to Survive the Great Indian Chaos

Every ex-pat who moves back to India will agree -- it is not easy setting up here. As someone who has come back from the United States, the last few months of my life have not been much different. Getting any kind of work done in India can drive any sane man to nuttiness. Not only does everything …