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Dani Shapiro: "If I'm Present, I Will Miss Nothing"

In Still Writing: The Pleasures and Perils of a Creative Life, bestselling author Dani Shapiro says everything she's learned about life has come from …

Everyone from Tegan and Sara to the G-G give advice for the first day of school

Q host Jian Ghomeshi<p>The first day of school was usually the cause of great anxiety for me. It started with my name. Not that I would call it anxiety at the time. Or know how to articulate the problem. But it didn't help that I grew up in Thornhill with an uncommon ethnic name in a mostly …

Canada

Boy, 6, has eyes gouged out in Chinese organ trafficking attack: Report

The Chinese have only recently adopted an organ donation system and it is growing slowly, said David Matas, a Canadian international human rights …

Skincare Tips: 6 Biggest Skincare Mistakes

You already know it’s a sin to go to bed without washing your face (right?!), but that’s just one of many common bad habits that can seriously screw with your skin.<p>To determine the most unforgivable beauty mistakes, we talked to board certified dermatologist Debra Luftman, M.D., co-author of <i>The</i> …

How Ben Affleck Was Cast as Batman – /Film

After the stunned reaction to Thursday night’s news of <b>Ben Affleck</b> being cast as the new <b>Batman</b>, everyone was filled with questions. Plenty about the …

The One Thing That's Keeping You from the Life You Want

What is unworthiness? It's the experience of having parts of your personality say, "I'm not worthy." For example, they might say, "I am unworthy of …

Spirituality

Native despair: face to face with ennui on a reserve

The hardest battle in our fight to save our native children is against ennui. If you haven’t encountered that word before, it means something about a ton heavier and a lot deadlier than simple boredom. It means a lifelong sort of tiredness. It means lassitude, an unrelenting feeling of nothingness. …

Posters

Jack Layton statue unveiled on Toronto waterfront

A life-size statue commemorating Jack Layton, the late leader of the federal opposition New Democrats and former city councillor, was unveiled on Toronto's waterfront.<p>The day he died after a battle with cancer, Nathan Phillips Square in front of Toronto City Hall was transformed into a makeshift …

Toronto

Justin Trudeau announces his wife, Sophie Grégoire, is pregnant with couple’s third child

Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau announced via Twitter Tuesday that he and his wife, Sophie Grégoire, are expecting their third child together.<p>“Thrilled …

Panda Break: Watch This Cub Meet Its Mom For The First Time

This mama panda looks so happy to see her baby! Based on the description posted by the Taipei Zoo, it sounds like the cub had an injury that required …

Oprah’s Lindsay Lohan Interview Settles It: Lohan’s Comeback Is Real

The star proved that she’s not just deserving of a comeback but may finally pull it off. By Kevin Fallon.<p>Lindsay Lohan’s journey back to the “right …

‘The Butler’ Wins Weekend Box Office

Lohan: ‘I’m My Own Worst Enemy’

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Want a bigger paycheque? Have more sex, new study suggests

Do you feel you are not earning enough at work? Well, perhaps you need to be having more sex.<p>(No, this isn't an infomercial.)<p>A researcher at the Anglia Ruskin University has concluded that a satisfying sex life is linked to being better paid.<p>Economics lecturer Dr. Nick Drydakis took a sample group …

Research

Fitness icon Joanne McLeod admits she swore on The Amazing Race Canada

BodyBreak fitness icon Joanne McLeod has finally admitted she swore on <i>The Amazing Race Canada</i>.<p>McLeod and her longtime partner Hal Johnson, best known for their long-running series of wholesome BodyBreak fitness vignettes, were eliminated from the reality show on Monday night's episode following a …

Amazing Race

Official Call of Duty: Ghosts Multiplayer Reveal Trailer

Liberal insider strains credulity during gas plants testimony

Unlike some of his colleagues on the Ontario legislature's justice committee, Peter Tabuns is not prone to grandstanding in search of a place in the news clips.<p>But toward the end of Don Guy's frequently exasperating testimony on Tuesday morning about his role in the province's gas-plants scandal, …

Canada

A Teen Who Died Of Cancer Turned Down Vince Gilligan’s Offer To Hear How ‘Breaking Bad’ Ends

After Walt warned his brother-in-law Hank to “tread lightly” during Sunday’s <i>Breaking Bad</i>, the screen faded to black and the name “Kevin Cordasco” appeared. The episode was dedicated to him, a <i>Breaking Bad</i> superfan who sadly passed away in the spring after a six-year battle with …

E.L. James Named The World’s Highest Paid Author With $95 Million for Fifty Shades of Grey

Sex sells! <b>E.L. James</b> made her debut on Forbes' top-earning authors of 2013 list — and crushed the competition. The <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i> trilogy author …

Why those near-death experiences may just be illusions

You know those old stories about people witnessing a bright light or catching a glimpse of the afterlife when having a near-death experience? It turns out they were probably just hallucinations created by their dying brains.<p>According to a new study from the University of Michigan, the traditional …

Consciousness

DIY Chicken Coops Even Your Neighbors Will Love

The thought alone of a neighbor building a homemade chicken coop in their backyard is enough to make most people cringe. Personally, I love the idea …

Farming

HOUSE*TWEAKING

Wow! The sliding barn door in our bedroom has caused quite a raucous. 104 comments??!! Yowsas.<p>Wanna know how we, I mean, Handy Hubby did it? Good. …

Have you considered copper penny tiles for your next project?

<i>The fate of the American One Cent piece is yet to be determined. Will we follow Canada's lead, discontinuing the faithful penny? Well, keep saving</i> …

Tag: DIY

Pop Romance: 11 High/Low Design Ideas to Steal from Hero in Paris<p>by Annie Quigley<p>A Two-Week, $1,000, 500-Square-Foot Rental Overhaul by a Design …