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The Surprising History of St. Patrick"s Day Was Just Revealed (Sorry Boston, It Started Somewhere Else)

Boston has been celebrating St. Paddy's for centuries, but another city started the tradition even earlier, and in a different language......»»

Category: topSource: incMar 17th, 2018

LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner Just Revealed Employees Lack This 1 Surprising Job Skill More Than Any Other

American employees are lacking (sort of) 1 surprising skill. Here are five keys to moving it to the strength side of the ledger......»»

Category: topSource: incApr 23rd, 2018

Warby Parker founder"s VC firm leads $42M round into cosmetic surgery website

Elephant Partners, a Boston-based venture capital firm started by one of the co-founders of Warby Parker, is leading a $40 million round of investment into a Seattle-based website you might describe as a Yelp for cosmetic surgery. The company, cal.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 19th, 2018

Peak hours in Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Kolkata costing $22 bn a year: Uber

This was revealed in an Uber-commissioned study titled Unlocking Cities: The impact of ride-sharing across India" by the Boston Consulting Group.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 18th, 2018

An American Made History Winning the Boston Marathon (While Displaying a Stunning Level of Sportsmanship)

Acts of competitive kindness, for the (double) win......»»

Category: topSource: incApr 17th, 2018

United Airlines Just Revealed It"s Actually Reducing the Number of Seats on Some Planes (Yes, Reducing)

This is really quite surprising......»»

Category: topSource: incApr 17th, 2018

Sean Hannity responds after being named as Michael Cohen"s mystery client

Moments before Sean Hannity's radio show started on Monday, an astonishing story broke: Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, revealed that Hannity was the third mystery client he had provided legal services to over the past year......»»

Category: topSource: cnnApr 16th, 2018

Neil Patrick Harris paid $173,000 for a piece of Disneyland — and revealed the famous people he outbid for it

The Late Late Show/YouTube Neil Patrick Harris appeared on CBS'.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 12th, 2018

Facebook"s China argument revealed in Mark Zuckerberg"s hearing notes

Zuckerberg was speaking during the first of two days of testimony to Congress, after a data leak sparked the worst crisis in the company's history.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 11th, 2018

The fascinating history behind 11 common superstitions

Wikimedia Commons The surprising origins behind common superstitions are often fascinating. Ancien.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 9th, 2018

Elon Musk just unveiled a giant tool SpaceX will use to build the biggest and most powerful spaceship in history

SpaceX/YouTube Elon Musk, the founder of SpaceX, revealed a photo on instagram of a giant tool that will help build "Big Falcon Rocket" spaceships. The tool is a huge mold to create a carbon-fibe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 9th, 2018

Fans had a field day when Imagine Dragons got a surprising shoutout after Patrick Reed won the Masters

Andrew Reding.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 9th, 2018

The 10 best airlines in the world, according to travellers

REUTERS/Edgar Su TripAdvisor has revealed the winners of its 2018 Travellers' Choice Awards for Airlines — and some of the results are pretty surprising. The winners were chosen .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 9th, 2018

Kim Kardashian"s hair is so sleek that it looks like a wig — here"s the surprising product she swears by

Pascal Le Segretain/GettyImages Kim Kardashian West recently revealed her go-to products for taming frizzy, .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 8th, 2018

The Boston Tea Party and other acts of tax resistance in history

Stacker explores the large protests and revolts against taxes throughout world history.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 6th, 2018

A former dominatrix started a school to teach women how to wield power — here are her biggest tips

Sarah Jacobs/Business Insider Being a dominatrix is a job that involves a surprising power paradox: you're the employee, yet you're also the one who's calling the shots over a subm.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 28th, 2018

7 surprising ways meditating could be hurting you

Kevin Bluer/Unsplash A 2017 study by researchers from Brown University and the University of California examined the experienced of 60 meditation practitioners. It revealed that meditation can cause surprising negative side effects, affecting p.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 21st, 2018

Iceland Turned to Christianity After Volcanic Eruption 1,000 Years Ago, Study Says

A medieval poem, tree rings and ice cores have revealed new information on the history of Christianity in Iceland......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 19th, 2018

Education nonprofit Jumpstart gets its largest ever gift

Jumpstart, an early education nonprofit organization based in Boston, said on Monday that it received its largest gift in its history — a $5 million gift over the next 10 years from the CEO of Curriculum Associates and his wife. Jumpstart said the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2018

Irish History: Five Important Figures From Ireland Who Are Not St. Patrick

How well do you know Irish history? Read about these five historical figures who are from Ireland but aren’t as famous as St. Patrick......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 17th, 2018

The Scottish Highlands

The Scottish Highlands The Scottish Highlands has become a favorite spot for Gulf royals, that is not surprising given the stunning natural scenery and rich history. Reg.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMar 17th, 2018