Art

Nenets Children Image | National Geographic Your Shot Photo of the Day

Nenets Children Image | National Geographic Your Shot Photo of the Day

Join Your Shot, our photography community. Submit to assignments and get feedback from our photo editors. Join. Look through a curated collection of historical photos from our archives on National Geographic's Found Tumblr. Explore. Check out the latest work from National Geographic photographers and visual storytellers around the world. See More Full story

Education

9 Entrepreneur Habits That Lead to Long-Term Success

9 Entrepreneur Habits That Lead to Long-Term Success

A NOTE FROM THE EDITOR. Visit BNY Mellon Wealth Management for more thought leadership content. Read More Here ». Being an entrepreneur is a lifestyle that requires staying power, because starting a new business is a long-term process with many tough challenges. As an angel investor, I look diligently for signs that an aspiring startup founder has what it takes to thrive and prosper for the long haul ahead. Passion and vision are necessary, but ... Full story

Economics

China says will guide private capital into higher growth areas

China says will guide private capital into higher growth areas

BEIJING (Reuters) - China will introduce measures aimed at guiding private investment into areas that have a higher growth potential, a senior official with the state planning agency said on Saturday. Employees work at a production line inside a factory of Saic GM Wuling, in Liuzhou, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China, June 19, 2016. REUTERS/Norihiko Shirouzu - S1AETQJGBJAA. China also would take steps to lower the investment threshold for ... Full story

Entertainment

John Kelly owes the congresswoman an apology  Washington Post

John Kelly owes the congresswoman an apology Washington Post

White House Chief of Staff John F. Kelly speaks to journalists Thursday during the daily briefing in the White House. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/Associated Press). By Editorial Board. WHITE HOUSE Chief of Staff John F. Kelly owes Rep. Frederica S. Wilson (D-Fla.) an apology. That is the only conclusion that can be drawn after watching a video of the representative’s remarks at the dedication of an FBI building in Miramar, Fla., in 2015. Mr. ... Full story

Health

The struggle of being a mom with cancer, from the author of ‘Cancer Hates Kisses’

The struggle of being a mom with cancer, from the author of ‘Cancer Hates Kisses’

(Courtesy of Jessica Reid Sliwerski). Ten months after giving birth to her second child, my friend, who was nursing, felt a lump, but assumed it was a clogged milk duct. She was 35, had no family history of breast cancer and had recently had a healthy pregnancy. Then she became short of breath and tests revealed lung cancer, as well as tumors in her eyes, spine, neck and hips. That lump wasn’t a clogged milk duct. It was pregnancy-associated ... Full story

Law

Several injured in Munich knife attack

Several injured in Munich knife attack

Image caption Police said no motive had been established. Several people have injured by a man wielding a knife in the German city of Munich, according to police. Officers are searching for the attacker, who fled the scene. The motive for the assault is unknown, a police statement said. Residents nearby have been told to stay indoors while the suspect remains at large. None of the victims suffered life threatening injuries, police said. They ... Full story

Living

Pakistan’s only sign language cafe

Pakistan’s only sign language cafe

This cafe in Pakistan is one of a kind. To get served you have to use sign language. It’s run by the Raza family: Mum, dad and brothers are deaf or partially hearing. They say they’ve experienced challenges in the country and the cafe is changing attitudes. Find more 60-second news bulletins at BBC Minute . -. - From the section Asia Full story

Politics

Pakistan condemns mosque attacks in Afghanistan

Pakistan condemns mosque attacks in Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on developments in Afghanistan (all times local):. Pakistan is strongly condemning two suicide attacks at mosques in Afghanistan that killed at least 72 people. In a statement Saturday, the Foreign Affairs Ministry said the government and people of Pakistan stand in solidarity with the Afghan government and its people. The statement said Pakistan expressed condolences to the affected families and reiterated ... Full story

Sport

The woman without legs who became an equestrian champion

The woman without legs who became an equestrian champion

Angelika Trabert has won 24 medals in more than 25 years, six of them at five different Paralympic Games. When she's not riding horses she works as an anaesthetist in Frankfurt or in Guinea where she travels with an NGO to provide urgent medical care. Video Journalist: Jan Bruck. -. - From the section Europe Full story

Technology

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is about empowering people, not the rise of the machines

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is about empowering people, not the rise of the machines

The world is changing. There’s no way around this fact. The Fourth Industrial Revolution is now. And, whether you know it or not, it will affect you. Billions of people and countless machines are connected to each other. Through groundbreaking technology, unprecedented processing power and speed, and massive storage capacity, data is being collected and harnessed like never before. Automation, machine learning, mobile computing and artificial ... Full story