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How To Start A Business That Helps Make The World A Better Place

Advice on entrpreneurship from the director of Chobani’s business incubator.

Photos via Chobani.

When it comes to running a business in a way that helps people, Hamdi Ulukaya, the founder of Chobani, actually backs up his talk with action. Last year, Ulukaya made headlines when he handed 10% of his company over to his workers. He hasn’t stopped there. He’s also created the Chobani Food Incubator, which selects early-stage food companies to partner with to help them grow.

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High Schoolers Reveal Sports Arena Has Bilked City Of Money, Possibly Millions

And they would have gotten away with it too, if it wasn’t for these meddling kids!

Image from “Scooby-Doo.”

Sometimes life imitates art, and in this instance, that art is Scooby-Doo. A group of teenagers in Boston have ​conducted some expert sleuthing to uncover that the owners of TD Garden – the arena where the Celtics and Bruins play – may owe the city millions.

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Stop Going Into Debt To Take A Vacation

A recent study shows that a vast majority of Americans have put their trips on plastic.

Even if you like your job, you’​re likely to find yourself daydreaming about not being there as you sit in your cubicle attaching the proper cover sheets to your TPS reports. In between stapling, you’​ll steal glances at Instagram, where friends can be seen lounging on beaches, traversing verdant mountains, or strolling the Champs Elysee and start planning your next escape from the daily grind. What you may not be doing in that moment is actually planning how to pay for that trip ahead of time.

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He’s Been An Umpire For 2 Decades. Now He’s Suing MLB For Racial Discrimination

Even as baseball teams have become more diverse, people filling positions of authority have not.

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As Major League Baseball opened this year’​s season, the players on the field have been as diverse as they’​ve ever been, with 42.5% nonwhite players in the league led by 31.9% of all players being Latino. However, MLB’s diversity numbers aren’​t very encouraging when you look at who fills the positions of authority in the league. Only three managers are not white, 11% of team vice presidents are minorities, and just 10 of the league’s 92 umpires are people of color. Which is why umpire Angel Hernandez is suing MLB for racial discrimination.

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Why This Star Athlete Thinks Social Media Isn’t Worth It Anymore

Rory McIlroy asked his wife to change his Twitter password and not tell him what it was.

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I’​d be lying if I wrote that I haven’t wondered — almost daily — ​if this whole social media thing is worth it. Most mornings, I’​m greeted by Twitter and Facebook and then my palm slapping my forehead.

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Watch This Little Kid Creatively Beat An NBA Player In 1-On-1

Oklahoma City guard Victor Oladipo may never live this down.

Now that the NBA season is over and school-age kids are taking off for summer vacation, that means across America, basketball camps are starting. A lot of pro players host their own and at Oklahoma City Thunder Victor Oladipo’​s event, he squared off one-on-one with 12-year-old K.J. Windham.

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