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3 Ways Andrew Wheeler Can Help Restore the EPA’s Dignity and Mission

By Jeff Turrentine<p>Plenty has been written in the past week about Andrew Wheeler, who has taken over as interim U.S. Environmental Protection Agency …

Scott Pruitt

Community is Power, crypto fund insights with Shane Kehoe, SVK Crypto

Contrary to popular opinion, money does not equate to power, community does, according to London’s biggest crypto fund co Founder Shane Kehoe. …

Technology (Ireland)

Dee Lestari, Hanif Kureishi among speakers at upcoming UWRF

Bali's 2018 Ubud Writers and Readers Festival (UWRF) has announced its line up of speakers, which, among others, features writer Dewi "Dee" Lestari, …

Bali

OPINION: We say we seek diversity — but where are the truly inclusive campuses?

Every day it seems that the world becomes more tribalized. People define themselves and their “group” more and more narrowly. The British will soon …

Higher Education

Microsoft’s AI for Earth Innovation grant gives data scientists access to AI tools

Microsoft and National Geographic are teaming up to support data scientists who are tackling the “world’s biggest challenges.” On Monday, the two companies announced the AI for Earth Innovation Grant program, a $1 million grant that’ll provide recipients financial assistance, access to AI tools and …

Business

Trouble falling asleep? Try this. (you're welcome)

A good night's rest is closer than you may think.<p><i>by</i><p>Let's start with a confession: 70% of the time, I'm a great sleeper. When bedtime rolls around, …

Why Obama was chosen to deliver #MandelaLecture

Johannesburg - The Nelson Mandela Foundation said they chose former US president Barack Obama to deliver the 16th Nelson Mandela Lecture because he …

South Africa

Global Voices partners with Magdalene, Indonesia’s feminist online magazine

Global Voices is honored to announce its partnership with Indonesian feminist online magazine Magdalene.<p>The Jakarta-based magazine has been the voice …

Indonesia

President Sauli Niinistö on Monday said the talking points included the situation in the Arctic, the global significance of Europe and military exercises in the Baltic Sea Region.

Niinistö revealed that the other talking points included the global significance of Europe and the increase in military exercise activity in the …

Finland

17th Annual Employee Engagement Summit Tackles Tough Topics and Inspires Action – Press Releases on CSRwire.com

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jul. 16 /CSRwire/ - This year’s new Charities@Work preconference peer-learning workshop brought a sold-out crowd to PwC in New York …

Employee Engagement

Netflix Earnings Preview: Subscriber Growth or Bust

As streaming giant hits saturation in the States, adding international viewers becomes paramount<p>With Netflix’s second-quarter earnings releasing on …

Queer Eye

UN forum sees growing momentum to advance sustainable development, calls for more accelerated action to meet 2030 deadline - United Nations Sustainable Development

<b>16 July, New York</b> – Support for the bold 2030 Sustainable Development agenda remains very strong, but resource mobilization and policy development …

Sustainability

Pacific Island Solidarity: Papua New Guinea and Fiji

Last week Papua New Guinea (PNG) Prime Minister Peter O’Neill made an official visit to Fiji. As the two largest Pacific Island countries (depending …

Papua New Guinea

Meditation will make you to say "NO" to unwanted things.

Saying 'No' to unwanted things is critical for personal growth.<p><i>by</i><p>One of the things about decision making is - "It is an ability to examine the "Depth …

Mindfulness

Impact Travel Alliance’s New Thought-leadership Study Lays Out 32 Tactics to Popularize Sustainable Travel, Engage Average Traveler – Press Releases on CSRwire.com

NEW YORK, Jul. 16 /CSRwire/ - Impact Travel Alliance’s freshly published thought-leadership study, “Bringing Sustainable Tourism to the Masses," …

Tourism

The Helsinki summit: 5 things Trump must discuss with Putin

While President Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpSasse: Trump shouldn't dignify Putin with Helsinki summit Top LGBT group projects message onto …

Russia

Symantec CEO Greg Clark to Discuss State of Global Cyber Security at Aspen Security Forum

Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC), the world’s leading cyber security company, announced CEO Greg Clark will participate in the Aspen Security Forum held July 18-21 in Aspen, Colorado.<p>At the event, Clark will join Tom Bossert and Lisa Monaco, Former Assistants to the President for Homeland Security and …

Cybersecurity

Raise Your IQ by 23 Percent with This One Habit

Set yourself up for success by taking up meditation. It increases your focus, clarity, and mood, making you more creative, resilient, and</i> …

Meditation

Thai boys pulled from cave mourn navy Seal who died during rescue operation

The 12 young soccer players rescued from a cave in northern Thailand paid homage Sunday to the former navy Seal who lost his life in the operation to save them.<p>The boys, rescued a week ago after more than two weeks trapped in the partially flooded cave, remain quarantined in a hospital in Chiang …

Royal Family

This Puzzling New McDonald's Promotion Has Some People Really Excited | Inc.com

This is the story of McDonald's, the Happy Meal, and a decades-old phenomenon that's making an impressive comeback.<p>It's about the Rubik's Cube, is arguably the most popular toy of all time, with more than 350 million sold worldwide.<p>At one point in the early 1980s, three out of the top 10 selling …

Marketing

It is time for Netanyahu to stop managing reality and start changing it

If Netanyahu and his ministers want to change the situation and not return to bi-weekly confrontations, they must make a strategic decision that will …

Israel

Survey shows limited opportunities for tomorrow’s ‘disruptors’

When Facebook and Twitter launched, pundits and prognosticators envisioned a future in which still more social networks would bloom. Now we can count the number of major social networks pretty easily.<p>We may see a similar thinning among companies the media has dubbed “disruptors” — companies that …

Business

Finland an East-West nexus as Trump and Putin come to talk

The Trump-Putin tete-a-tete has brought Finns into the streets to protest both men's presence and policies. Teri Schultz looks at the high stakes but …

Donald Trump

Summer Standouts, Day 12 | NBA.com

<b>Henry Ellenson, Detroit Pistons</b><p>Ellenson was the best player on the floor in the Pistons’ 72-66 win over the Chicago Bulls, and that includes Bulls …

Basketball

How Brick-And-Mortar Retailers Can Use Storytelling To Go Beyond The Store

It’s no secret that retail — and the retail experience — is undergoing a massive transformation. This is in response to the most competitive environment retailers have ever experienced. New players are innovating and finding success while stalwarts are being forced to reinvent their playbook to …

eCommerce

Israeli scientist joins UN panel tasked to secure a safe digital future

Israeli scientist Dr. Kira Radinsky has been named as a member of a high-level panel established by the United Nations to make recommendations on …

The Future

Protesters turn out in droves to ‘welcome’ Trump

<b>By Karla Adam and William Booth | Washington Post</b><p>LONDON – A group of official “babysitters” in orange jackets inflated a giant “Trump Baby” balloon …

Donald Trump

Everything In Life Is Temporary. The Key Is Not To Get Attached But Learn To Flow With The Natural Current Of Life

Everything In Life Is Temporary<p><i>by</i><p>, Self-empowerment author and keynote speaker<p><i>“Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist</i> …

Spirituality

Goodwill Opens New Concept Store On Upper West Side

"Curated by Goodwill" offers stylish looks without generating the waste of big-name fast fashion brands.<p>UPPER WEST SIDE, NY — The Goodwill of New …

Manhattan

Trump says immigration has been bad for Europe

"I just think it's changing the culture. ...It's a very sad situation, very unfortunate."<p>President Trump stated immigration had been a “very …

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