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9 Common Behaviors People Secretly Despise (and You Need to Stop Doing) | Inc.com

Whether it's a friend or family member, the people in your life are not perfect. And frankly, neither are you. Here are several abundantly common behaviors which don't do anyone any good. If any of these habits are yours, the time to stop is now.<p>Stinginess<p>Do you take at least one, good, …

Business Strategy

Tucker Carlson's racist attempt to deflect outrage over the Trump-Putin saga

<b>(CNN) —</b> When in doubt, blame brown people. That's what one leading voice on the right is doing in response to the fallout over President Donald Trump's disastrous summit with Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland.<p>In an interview with "The Five," Fox News host Tucker Carlson said that Russia had …

Opinion

Brett Kavanaugh is the least popular SCOTUS pick in decades

Americans are more divided on Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination than they’ve been on any recent Supreme Court nominee, according to recent polling.<p>Only 41 percent of respondents to a Gallup poll, published on Tuesday, said that they supported Kavanaugh’s nomination, while 37 percent opposed it. The …

Brett Kavanaugh

Trump’s new Supreme Court nominee fails to garner broad public support

Last week, Donald Trump fielded a few questions from reporters, one of whom asked about NATO. The president’s answer meandered a bit and led to some …

U.S. Supreme Court

Move over, Viagra: How DTC brands are changing the way wellness is marketed to men

Men’s personal products are getting the Glossier treatment.<p>Direct-to-consumer brands like Roman, which sells erectile dysfunction medicine, Keeps, …

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Master The Art Of Outreach And Marketing On LinkedIn

LinkedIn is one of the most popular professional networking sites available in the world today. However, LinkedIn has another advantage that most people may not utilize: social media marketing.<p><b>Why is LinkedIn important for online marketing professionals?</b><p>Any page you have on the internet that …

Marketing

Hate crimes are up in America's 10 largest cities. Here's why

Miami Beach police charged a man Monday with attempted arson after he threatened to burn down a condominium and "kill all the Jews" inside. On July 12, a woman beat a Hispanic man with a brick in Los Angeles and told him to go back to his country. In June, a man harassed a woman in Chicago in a …

Hate Crimes

Obama cautions against the politics of xenophobia and the rejection of facts in South Africa speech

Former president Barack Obama's first speech on the African continent since leaving the White House was not about his successor.<p>But it was clear his lecture to mark the 100th birthday of former South African president Nelson Mandela was aimed at encouraging the world to adopt the philosophies of …

Politics

Russian bots are using #WalkAway to try to wound Dems in midterms

<b>(CNN) —</b> The recent announcement that 12 Russian nationals have been indicted by Robert Mueller for hacking the Democratic National Committee during the 2016 election is another reminder of how vulnerable our democracy is to such breaches.<p>The indictments charge that via hacking, phishing attacks, …

Opinion

Married Couples Don't Want to Admit When Wives Outearn Husbands

If you ask a married couple who earns more, they might not tell the whole truth.<p>When men earn less than their wives, couples tend to lie, according …

Human Geography

A survey finds that Americans think the best president in their lifetime was Obama

Updated: 11:18 AM ET, Thu July 12, 2018<p>(CNN) - The "Yes We Can" years still mean a lot to many Americans.<p>Evidence of that is borne out in a new Pew Research Center poll released this week that places former President Barack Obama at the top of a list of best presidents of Americans' …

Ronald Reagan

Opinion: The Grand Old Patsies

Few Republicans dare to criticize Trump over his behavior toward Putin<p>Commenting after President Donald Trump’s performance in Helsinki, Senate …

Politics

Would abortion be legal in Michigan if Roe v Wade were overturned?

In a word: No.<p>Since President Donald Trump nominated Brett Kavanaugh to replace retiring U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, the prospect …

Detroit

Poll: Americans more divided over Kavanaugh than any other recent Supreme Court pick

Democratic and Republican voters are split on whether the Senate should confirm President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump says he doesn't want to use …

Government

‘Anger’ topped ‘love’ when Facebook users reacted to lawmakers’ posts after 2016 election

After the 2016 presidential election, Facebook users began using the “angry” button much more often when reacting to posts created by members of …

Business Intelligence

Are Things Getting Better or Worse?

Why assessing the state of the world is harder than it sounds.<p>Branko Milanović grew up in Yugoslavia, during the nineteen-sixties and seventies. He became an economist at the World Bank and then a professor at <i>CUNY</i>; on his blog, Globalinequality, he discusses economics and reminisces about the past. …

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Democrats Could Become a Free-Trade Counterweight to Trump

Historically opposed to free trade, Democrats increasingly identify with values like openness to trade<p>By<p>Greg Ip<p>Greg Ip<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@greg_ip<p>In Tennessee’s critical Senate race, it’s the Democrat running as a free trader. Phil Bredesen, a former governor, poses in a whiskey …

Globalization

Entrusting Grizzlies to a Basket of Deplorables?

Photo by Denali National Park and Preserve | CC BY 2.0Those people who were paying attention to the 2016 election will probably remember the furor …

Grizzly Bears

Let’s not kid ourselves. Harvard lawsuit is about affirmative action, not Asian Americans

The case has divided Asian Americans. Some of us want to keep affirmative action to ensure diverse campuses. Others say race-blind policies ensure …

Social Justice

All The News That's Fit To Phone In

It used to be a pejorative to say a journalist was "phoning it in," but new research from the Pew Research Center shows that may actually be the …

Laptops

Americans at odds over whether Senate should confirm Kavanaugh: Poll

Americans are at odds over whether President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh should be confirmed by the Senate, a new survey …

Politics

Report: A majority of Americans get news on mobile devices

The number of Americans who access news on mobile devices has nearly tripled since 2013, according to a survey released Tuesday from the Pew Research …

Mobile

Want Gun Control? Arm the Left (It Worked Before)

Photo by Mesa Tactical | CC BY 2.0The grisly numbers tell the tale: More guns per capita than any other country in the world; 13,000 homicides per …

Guns

Trump, Putin and NATO: The Rise of the Strategic Doughnut

It’s odd to find that it wasn’t a shock to hear Donald Trump speak glowingly of Russian President Vladimir Putin, to hear Trump disown his own …

Donald Trump

Influences of Religion and Spirituality in Medicine

Before medical school, I studied theology at Harvard Divinity School and served as a chaplain-intern at Boston Children’s Hospital. Those experiences …

Bioethics

Dem pollster: Most Americans fear their kids will be worse off than they are

Democratic pollster Celinda Lake said on Tuesday that a majority of Americans are concerned their children will be worse off in the …

Human Geography

10 Self-Defeating Habits to Stop Doing Right Now | Inc.com

If you want to live an exceptional life you can't conduct yourself like every other regular person. It means taking a good look at how you spend your minutes, hours and days and figuring out which habits are helping you achieve great things, and which ones are keeping you down. Here are 10 …

Business Strategy

The next generation of Republicans: Do they stand with Trump?

When, in October 2016, it was time to build the border wall — or at least a plywood replica on the campus of Washington State University — the job fell to Jacob Heinen. He was only a freshman, but he was one of the few College Republicans who knew how to work with his hands. When he was done, he …

Lifestyle

Chicago could soon test universal basic income program

Chicago may soon become the largest municipality in the U.S. to test a universal basic income program.<p>Chicago alderman Ameya Pawar recently proposed legislation that would provide 1,000 families with a $500 monthly stipend -- no questions asked. The bill already has the backing of the majority of …

U.S. Politics

More Screen Time For Teens Linked To ADHD Symptoms

Most teens today own a smartphone and go online every day, and about a quarter of them use the internet "almost constantly," according to a 2015 report by the Pew Research Center.<p>Now a study published Tuesday in <i>JAMA</i> suggests that such frequent use of digital media by adolescents might increase …

Health