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3 Critical Mistakes That Could Cost You Your Business During a Recession. Here's How You Can Avoid Them.

Want to make sure your business survives the looming economic downturn? Here are three mistakes every business leader can avoid by learning from the past.

Gleb Tsipursky

15 Internet Relics We Miss (and Some We Don't)

From dancing hamsters to ridiculous screen names, the internet has come a long way.

Rose Leadem

Is Citigroup Inc. Your Next Dividend Buy (NYSE:C)?

Citigroup (NYSE: C) has a lot of skeletons in its closet. Despite the history of bad behavior, is it still a good stock to purchase?

Melissa Brock

Did You Know This Actress Was Instrumental in Launching Jack Black's Career? Here's Why Her Pep Talk Mattered.

An icon offered the comedic star a few encouraging words and made a huge difference.

Gene Marks

Director Steven Spielberg Has Some Wise Words for Graduates - See His 2016 Harvard Commencement Speech

The film director spoke about listening to intuition, studying the past and confronting hate with humanity.

A Treasure-Filled NYC Mansion From 1900 Is Now for Sale

The seven-bedroom, five-bathroom home was designed by Ulrich Huberty, son of a successful German-American businessman named Peter Huberty, for his parents.

Amanda Breen

History Hoarder: Unravelling India's Present From the Days Of Yore

Manu Pillai's personal quest that culminated into a passion

Deepa Vaidya

Rare Coin Made in Colonial New England Could Sell for $300,000

The incredibly rare mid-17th-century coin, worth just pennies when it was minted, will be auctioned off in London next month.

Amanda Breen

That Time Ben Franklin Slept in the Same Bed With John Adams

As we get back to traveling, let's be grateful it's not 1776.

Gene Marks

Maggie Lena Walker Made History as the First Woman To Own a Bank in the United States

On top of that, she was a Black woman. The St. Luke Penny Savings Bank became a catalyst for economic advancement in the Black community.

Challenge Accepted: UNESCO Launches An International Competition To Rebuild A Global Icon In Iraq

Mosul's history and heritage seem to have been relegated to the background on account of the damage and destruction the city has undergone over the past few years, but that looks set to change now thanks to this new initiative.

Aby Sam Thomas