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15 Thanksgiving Appetizers and Snacks for Maximum Overeating

When I was growing up, Thanksgiving was always a marathon day of food. Sure, dinner was an elaborate affair, but we actually started eating hours before sitting down at the table, and the appetizers were as important as the turkey and mashed potatoes. We blamed the snacking on the fact that dinner …

Harper makes direct pitch to Chinese Canadian voters

At a Mid Autumn Festival celebration in a Toronto suburb Tuesday night, Stephen Harper took the stage in front of hundreds of Chinese Canadians and was handed a brush for the traditional painting of the lion's eyes, done to awaken the sleeping giants so they can begin to dance.<p>Harper had his choice …

How Tasteless Suburbs Become Beloved Urban Neighborhoods

The same bungalows that some now see as charming appeared tacky to the people who watched them get built up.<p>All around the country, people in communities of many ages—from colonial Boston to postwar Minneapolis—tell similar, virtuous narratives about how their neighborhoods were built. These …

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I Am Quitting the Conservatives Because of Stephen Harper's Politics

By the time you read this column, my membership in the Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario will likely be revoked. I will no longer be a …

How Taipei is Building the City of the Future

This is an extract from our Future Cities series, where we explore how major destinations are using smart design to shape the city of the future. In …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Profiles<p>Atlanta’s realest rapper doesn't say much—but when he does, we listen.<p>By Samuel Hine12 hours agoView More<p>Editors' Picks<p>Your new summer secret …

Found! First Earth-Size Planet That Could Support Life

For the first time, scientists have discovered an Earth-size alien planet in the habitable zone of its host star, an "Earth cousin" that just might …

5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Intimate Relationships – with This Overlooked Success Principle

Intimate relationships are one of the greatest – if not THE greatest – sources of joy in life.<p>But creating and maintaining a successful relationship …

Canadian military explored plan to fully integrate forces with U.S.

CBC News has learned that a Canadian military effort to formally create integrated forces with the United States for expeditionary operations …

Why We Should Land on Mars' Moon Before We Land on Mars

Rather than an expensive Apollo 8-style flyby or an audacious out-the-gates landing, NASA is mulling landing on the rocky, tiny moon first.<p>NASA wants to land a human crew on Mars in the 2030s. But to succeed with such an ambitious, expensive, long-timescale project, the agency needs a roadmap that …

Canadians should know the reasons for — and ramifications of — Bill C-24

Some of the sharpest exchanges in Monday night’s leaders debate were provoked by Bill C-24, legislation passed earlier this year authorizing the …

Tesla Launches Its Electric SUV, The Model X

Falcon-wing doors and a “bioweapon defense mode”<p>Tesla Motors debuted its newest, quirkiest, and most outrageous product yet last night at its factory in Fremont, California. The long-awaited Model X SUV is a 7-seater with exotic “falcon-wing” doors, a pair of electric motors (in the all-wheel-drive …

Ex-Tory MP Bill Casey pits campaign against Harper

At 70, former Conservative MP Bill Casey is now the Liberal candidate in one of the hottest races in Atlantic Canada as he tries to stage a political comeback – and stick it to Conservative Leader Stephen Harper.<p>It's his "get-even," says a veteran Liberal organizer. And Mr. Casey's large lawn …

Cancer wins by eating all the sugar

Cancers have many strategies for avoiding attacks from the immune system. And now scientists have identified a new one.<p>If tumor cells take in enough …

This Is What Traveling To Mars Does To Your Brain

Isolation study results reveal astronauts would be stressed and bored<p>Future Mars astronauts will have more to contend with than just the unforgiving, vacuumous expanse of space separating Earth from the Red Planet (140 million miles, on average). In an experiment meant to simulate a journey to …