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Favorite After seeing the benefit of compound interest on his savings account, 16-year-old Miles Johnson developed the idea of a mobile app that would help others from low-income backgrounds manage their money and reach retirement. He recently won first place at a BizCamp business plan
Favorite After two nights of religious violence between Buddhists and Muslims, an overnight curfew was imposed in Mandalay. Two were killed and 14 injured in Myanmar’s second-largest city. The violence began when a mob attacked a shop owned by a Muslim man who was accused of raping a Buddhist
Favorite In this fast-paced lifestyle, many crave extra time in their day. However, in 11 studies the journal Science discovered that participants did not enjoy spending 6 to 15 minutes in a room with nothing but their own thoughts. They enjoyed mundane external activities more, and even
Favorite Squash is a sport that is similar to racquetball, but there are several differences. The court is wider, it has out-of-bounds areas, racquets are longer, and the ball is smaller. The Cincinnati Squash Academy intends to use the power of this sport to serve highly-motivated low-income
Favorite It is difficult to track luggage after an airline loses it. Often times, it never turns up at all. In April, the U.S. airlines mishandled over 141,000 bags. “Smart luggage” uses GPS tracking chips that are embedded in the bags, and they transmit their locations to travelers. Some of
Favorite Congresswoman Maxine Waters urged African Americans to vote in this year’s midterms at the Essence Music Festival in New Orleans, claiming that “midterm elections are just as important as presidential elections.” In 2008 and 2012 African American votes were represented in record