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Calm Your Mind With the Brainstorm Cocktail
Lifehacker.com

Happy weekend, everyone, and welcome back to 3-Ingredient Happy Hour, the weekly drink column featuring super simple yet delicious libations. This week we’re making a classic—I’m talking 1930s—cocktail: the Brainstorm. Read more... more…

Make lattes at home: The Nespresso VertuoPlus Deluxe coffee maker is on sale for $120 at Best Buy
Mashable

Making coffee at home doesn’t have to mean simple, straightforward black coffee or a “cappuccino” from a Keurig pod. You deserve espresso and frothy beverages. You deserve Nespresso. The Nespresso VertuoPlus Deluxe Coffee Maker and Espresso Machine with Aeroc… more…

10 ways to make your binge-watch as comfortable as possible
Mashable

In Binged, Mashable breaks down why we binge-watch, how we binge-watch, and what it does to us. Because binge-watching is the new normal. Binge-watching is basically an endurance sport, so you need to be sure you're prepared. After all, if you're going to wat… more…

#4 on the Franchise 500: Why Taco Bell Has Its Sights Set On Your City
Entrepreneur.com

The #4 company on our Franchise 500 list knows that to grow its customer base, it must go where customers are: metropolitan communities. more…

The dealmaker behind one of the most active marijuana VCs breaks down how he picks what companies to invest in
Business Insider

The dealmaker behind one of the most active marijuana venture capital funds describes his outlook for the industry in 2019. Canopy Rivers, the venture arm of Canopy Growth, announced a $6.8 million investment into Greenhouse Juice Company on Monday, on top of… more…

A Coca Cola-owned brand will sell sparkling water made with carbon dioxide captured from the atmosphere
Business Insider

The company Climeworks specializes in capturing carbon-dioxide emissions from the atmosphere. Climeworks has partnered with the sparkling water brand Valser to sell beverages containing CO2 that's captured from the air. Louise Charles, the communications mana… more…

#2 on the Franchise 500: How Dunkin' Continues To Thrive
Entrepreneur.com

Even with a forward looking rebrand to just Dunkin', the #2 company on our Franchise 500 list knows its soul. more…

The Creator of the Kombucha Category Says the Term 'Serial Entrepreneur' Makes Him Sick to His Stomach
Entrepreneur.com

GT Dave, who first bottled the fermented tea in 1995, has a message for business owners who are obsessed with profits. more…

For Struggling Startups, Retirees Are Coming to the Rescue
Entrepreneur.com

An increasing amount of founders are looking to folks who've been there and done that -- and benefitting from their hard-earned expertise. more…

10 ways to make your binge-watch as comfortable as possible
Yahoo.com

In Binged, Mashable breaks down why we binge-watch, how we binge-watch, and what it does to us. Because binge-watching is the new normal. * * * Binge-watching is basically an endurance sport, so you need to be sure you're prepared. After all, if you're going … more…

Dirty John Sneakily Made Its Delicious Mean-Girl Daughters the Real Heroes
Slate.com

As Sunday’s finale of Dirty John, the television adaptation of the true-crime podcast, begins, Connie Britton’s Debra Newell is scared for her life but trying to remain upbeat around her daughters, an appropriate response for TFW when one’s deranged con-man e… more…

PayItFurloughed offers a way to buy a beer for federal workers hit by shutdown
USA Today

"We want to step up and help them out as best we can. Free beer is a great way to pick people up when they’re feeling down," says the site's homepage. more…

5 great snowshoe hikes near Lake Tahoe
Rgj.com

All you really need is a nice pair of snowshoes and a list of places to go. more…

Couple who fell to their deaths in Yosemite were intoxicated, report says
USA Today

Meenakshi Moorthy, 30, and her husband, Vishnu Viswanath, 29, fell more than 800 feet to their deaths last October in Yosemite National Park. more…

7 reasons to plan a picture-perfect getaway to Miches, Dominican Republic
USA Today

Discover the best way to experience the unspoiled beauty of the Dominican Republic more…

Russian post offices raise funds with beer
BBC News

Russian post tempts customers with beer at the counter. more…

Recess Sparkling Water Positions Itself As An Elixir for the Digital Age
Forbes.com

Founded by retail newbie Benjamin Witte, Recess is making waves in a crowded market. The fizzy water nostrum blends supplements like L-theanine and hemp extracted CBD with Insta-worthy design and inventive flavors, blatantly targeted at the thirsty Millennial… more…

Care about Science? Demand a Better Democracy
Scientificamerican.com

We won’t get science-based policies unless our political system permits them -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com more…

Economic Report: The U.S. is no longer importing inflation, price gauge shows
Marketwatch.com

The cost of goods imported into the U.S. fell for the second month in a row largely because of lower oil prices, the latest sign that inflation eased toward the end of 2018. Subdued inflation gives the Federal Reserve leeway to raise interest rates more slowl… more…

People around the world must change their diets to prevent a global health ‘crisis’
Marketwatch.com

‘We are severely out of synchronization with the planet and nature,’ according to the EAT-Lancet Commission. more…