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The Magic Of Enough Author Brian Portnoy On Wealth

NEW YORK – If you are like many investors, you obsess over stock fundamentals like earnings, debt or sales growth. Here is a much better investment tip: Look in...

Thailands Queen Mother Admitted To Hospital

BANGKOK – Thailand’s 86-year-old Queen Mother Sirikit is being treated for influenza at a Bangkok hospital, the Royal Household Bureau said in a statement on...

Eight Years Late Palestinian Mail Arrives In West Bank

JERICHO, West Bank – Palestinians in the occupied West Bank are about to receive a special delivery of more than 10 tons of mail that has been delayed by Israel...

Gulp Georgian Boy Solves Six Rubiks Cubes Under Water In One Breath

TBILISI – An 18-year-old student from Georgia solved six Rubik’s Cubes under water in one breath on Friday, in a bid to set a new Guinness World Record. Vako...

No People No Problem For Reclusive Forest Dwellers In Belarus

YUKHOVICHI, Belarus – Tamara and Yuri Baikov knew it was time to move away from their village when one of their ducks wandered into a neighbor’s plot of...

As Greek Bailout Draws To Close Central Athens Square Still Bears Scars

ATHENS – Christos Papageorgiou has seen the kiosk he owns trashed, slept inside it with a fire extinguisher beside him and developed asthma from the teargas that...

Masterpiece Theater Chinese Make-up Artist Brings Paintings To Life

CHONGQING, China – Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn and Cristiano Ronaldo are just a few of the famous faces that Chinese make-up artist He Yuhong can transform her...

George Washington Gold Coin Sells For 17 Million

LOS ANGELES – An 18th century gold coin featuring the likeness of first U.S. President George Washington sold for $1.7 million at auction on Thursday, with the net...

Free Fish For Forex Istanbul Restaurant Joins Currency Campaign

ISTANBUL – Istanbul’s beloved fish sandwiches, a staple street food in the Bosphorus city, are being offered for free to Turks who heed President Tayyip...

Despite Summer Heat Brussels Flower Carpet Emblazons City Center

BRUSSELS – Belgian flower growers bested the summer’s blistering heat to lay out 500,000 blossoms on the central square of Brussels, in this year’s...