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US Says Gulf States Have Prepared List of Demands for Qatar

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Saudi Arabia and its allies have prepared a list of demands for Qatar, and he emphasized the United States looks forward to the diplomatic dispute between the Gulf states “moving toward a resolution.” “We hope the list of demands will soon be presented to Qatar and will be reasonable and actionable,” Tillerson said in a statement. Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates imposed measures to isolate Qatar two weeks ago, causing the worst Gulf Arab crisis in years. The countries…

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Dems Have No Idea How to Win in the Age of Trump

Patricia Murphy, The Daily BeastAfter $50 million and a congressional contest bigger than some presidential primaries, the special election in Georgia’s 6th District to replace Rep. Tom Price ended up where it began, with the House seat still in Republican hands and national Democrats still looking for a way to turn the resistance to Donald Trump into a victory at the polls. With 81 percent reporting, former Secretary of State Karen Handel defeated Democrat Jon Ossoff 52.5 percent to 47.5 percent … Read the referenced story here: Dems Have No Idea…

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Long Distance Relationship Is No Issue If You Have Great Answers to These Questions!

Longing can be such a sweet sorrow. But sometimes the sorrow can outweigh the sweet, and then you just have heartache. This is among the many reasons that long distance relationship falls into the top 3 most unwanted relationships. Everyone says they would never entertain the idea of a long distance relationship. That is, until they meet the one person that they’re willing to wait for. Love can happen at any time, and in most cases, it happens at the worst time. But some individuals refuse to let timing get…

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Research Finds Dressmakers Have Good Eyes, And Not Just For Style

Enlarge this image In a study that tested the vision of people from a variety of professions, researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, found that dressmakers who spend many hours doing fine, manual work, seemed to have a superior ability to see in 3-D. Elena Fantini/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Elena Fantini/Getty Images Julia Brennan grew up in a family of nearsighted people — so nearsighted that they joked they were blind as bats. She, however, had perfect eyesight. “Julia can see around corners,” her mother would say….

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The Media Have a Bad Case of the Trumps

Andrew Ferguson, Weekly StandardA dozen men accompanying Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to America last month have been criminally charged for attacking protesters who had gathered outside the Turkish ambassador’s home in Washington D.C.Bystanders filmed the May 16 altercation as members of Erogan’s security detail broke through police lines and began kicking and punching protesters, leaving 11 injured, including a police officer. Erdogan and Trump had met in the White House only hours before.American legislators were infuriated by the events, their sentiment underscored by a unanimous vote in the House…

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No Matter What Your Personality Is, You Have the Potential to Lead

Have you ever been told that the path to success is designed for extroverts? Some people insist that unless you are a socialite, you’ll have a hard time making it in today’s fast-paced and communication-heavy world. Extroversion is not a prerequisite for success, and leaders like Bill Gates have proven this to us. On the flip-side, maybe you’ve been convinced that only the most introverted leaders can navigate the complicated waters of globalism. Have we taken these personality-type labels too far in our quest to find a one-size-fits-all recipe for…

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If You Have These 8 Habits, You’re More Likely to Make Terrible Decisions Than Others

Let’s get real: we’ve all made bad decisions from time to time.[1] That’s just part of life. Some people make terrible decisions more often than others, however (let’s be honest: we all have that one friend). If you suspect you might BE the friend who can’t get it together, then it might be time to reevaluate your own decision making. Here are 8 habits that could be fueling a string of bad decisions. Do they sound familiar? Don’t worry—you CAN work on fixing these habits, but you need to understand…

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The Ultimate Workout for Those Who Say They Don’t Have Time to Exercise!

“I want to exercise, I just don’t have enough time.” How many times have these words come out of your mouth? If you’re like most of us, you think that staying fit requires hours at the gym, long evenings spent jogging, and lots of fancy equipment. That’s actually not true. There are loads of new workouts which are designed specifically for people with very little free time – and HIIT workouts are some of the best. What are HIIT workouts? HIIT stands for high-intensity interval training, and is a type…

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You Have To Quit You Low Fat Diet If You Want To Be Health! Here’s why!

We Are All Influenced By The “Healthy Eating Trend”! For the past couple of decades, we have become much more conscious about our diets as the healthy eating trend has brought extensive amount of information about flaws in our diet. By now, most people are familiar with basic concepts of healthy diet and can apply it to their everyday meal plan. One of the most common traits of healthy eating trend is low fat diet. Whether you are trying to lose a couple of pounds, or you simply want to…

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