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How to profit when the market dips

A wall of money is patiently watching from the sidelines as both small and professional investors wait to inject potentially hundreds of billions of pounds into the stock market - when the time is right.<p>So when does that magic moment arrive? Most investment managers will tell you it is impossible …

Investing

Always angry or stressed? Here are six exercises to bring back happiness into your life

“I choose to be happy today,” is easier said than done. But, if we adjust how we perceive things, life can be a lot better.<p>Paul Emery, a master …

Yoga

Confronting the Coming Terrorist Diaspora

Islamic State has held Mosul, Iraq's second-largest city, for more than two years. The IS forces now face an imminent assault by the Iraqi military, bolstered by American advisors. Presumably the government troops will, after much death and destruction, retake the city. The news media are already …

Al-Qaeda

8 truly horrifying ways the Earth could die

When astronaut Jim Lovell saw Earth outside his window during Apollo 8, the moment forever changed him.<p>"People often say, 'I hope to go to heaven when I die,'" Lovell previously told Business Insider. "In reality, if you think about it, you go to heaven when you're born."<p>Lovell was referring to the …

Tax Scams Are Up 400% This Year

Don't let fraudsters claim your refund.<p>Here’s your annual reminder that the email in your inbox from the IRS is most definitely a scam.<p>Phishing and …

‘Sell everything,’ global banking giant tells investors and brace for ‘cataclysmic year’

RBS has advised clients to brace for a “cataclysmic year” and a global deflationary crisis, warning that the major stock markets could fall by a …

Stock Markets

Syria's Assad buying 'a great deal' of ISIS oil, US official says

The ISIS terror group and the Syrian government of Bashar al-Assad have engaged in "millions and millions of dollars of trade" despite being at war with each other, a top U.S. Treasury official said Thursday.<p>Adam Szubin, the Treasury's acting under secretary for Terrorism and Financial …

Middle East

British parliament votes to bomb Islamic State in Syria | News Home | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s parliament voted on Wednesday to launch bombing raids against Islamic State in Syria, supporting Prime Minister David Cameron’s case that the country needs to help destroy militants who are “plotting to kill us”.<p>A Royal Air Force Tornado lands at RAF Lossiemouth in …

Middle East

Sandra Bullock 'to lead new all-female Ocean's Eleven movie'

Sandra Bullock is to lead a new Ocean’s Eleven film which will reimagine the conman caper as an all-female affair, in the latest example of Hollywood’s current penchant for gender-swapped projects, reports The Playlist.<p>Bullock is reuniting with George Clooney, star of the 2001 remake of Ocean’s …

Comic Books

First children are often cleverer than their siblings, study finds

A study from Leipzig University found that each successive sibling has a lower IQ than the last - and it's to do with upbringing, not biology<p>The eldest child generally has the highest IQ, according to a study from the University of Leipzig - and every successive child in the family has a lower IQ …

China is making a new 5-Year Plan — and it'll decide the fate of the global economy

That might sound like a bunch of Mao-ist gobbledook to most of us in the West, but if you're interested in where the global economy is heading next, this is The Big One.<p><b>China will use the plenum to set its GDP growth rate for the next five years.</b><p>And if delegates start talking about any number lower …

‘I know you shot me, but I’m not going to shoot you’: Video shows Cleveland cop’s intense standoff with suicidal man

Remarkable body camera footage shows a Cleveland police officer acting heroically, trying to calm down a violent, suicidal man even after the man …

Law Enforcement

'This is victory as far as they're concerned': Obama could be wrong about Putin's big moves in Syria

"A military solution alone, an attempt by Russia and Iran to prop up Assad and try to pacify the population is just going to get them stuck in a quagmire," Obama said in a Friday news conference.<p>"It won't work. They will be there for a while if they don't take a different course."<p>But what if …

Middle East

Ben Carson slanders Islam: Here’s exactly why his claims about Muslims are dead wrong

The neurosurgeon-turned-Republican candidate is spreading absurd lies about the world’s second-largest religion<p>In his recent anti-Muslim crusade, Ben Carson promoted a disturbing form of religious segregation, claiming that a Muslim should only be president if he or she “renounces the tenets of …

Religion

Inside the ISIS Blueprint for Winning

Back in 2010, ISIS was on the downswing. The terrorist group then published a think tank-like pamphlet on how to get a country of its own.<p>Despite the …

Islam

Richard Dawkins questions Ahmed Mohamed's 'motives' and sparks backlash

Evolutionary biologist says boy’s arrest was wrong, but questions whether he really invented an alarm clock<p>The evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins found himself at the centre of controversy on Sunday when he questioned the motives of Ahmed Mohamed, the 14-year-old boy who was arrested and …

Middle School

Inside the astonishing village where about 1 in 90 kids are born girls and become boys at puberty

They call them the “machihembras” — the men who are born as women.<p>The group, who live in Salinas, an isolated village in the south-western Dominican …

Dominican Republic

Mulcair catches fish, flack: NDP leader asked to apologize (again) for saying ‘Newfie’ 19 years ago

<b>The Moment. In this daily feature until Election Day, the National Post captures a telling moment in time from the 2015 campaign trail.</b><p>Early Sunday, …

Canada

The debris of the desperate: Finding life jackets and passports off the coast of Turkey

Brightcove player<p>It was a beautiful day of clear skies and light winds when Gordon Walker and his family set out on their final sailing trip of the summer. Strong gusts from the north had delayed their departure, but by the end of August, the weather was perfect and the boat was stocked. There was …

We just got the clearest sign yet that Russia doesn't really care about fighting ISIS in Syria

"This system is the advanced version used by Russia, and it's meant to be operated by Russians in Syria," a Western diplomat who is regularly briefed on US, Israeli, and other intelligence assessments told Reuters.<p>Russia has substantially increased its military presence in Syria over the past two …

Middle East

The US just called out Putin over ISIS as Russian soldiers join the fight in Syria

A Reuters report confirms that Russians are taking part in the fighting on the side of Syrian President Bashar Assad.<p>"The Russians are no longer just advisors," a Lebanese source told Reuters.<p>"The Russians have decided to join the war against terrorism."<p>Russia's increased military involvement in …

Six amazing sights that look even better from the International Space Station

<i>This piece was first published on The Conversation</i><p>Imagine seeing the lights of cities spreading around the Nile Delta and then in less than an hour gazing down on Mount Everest. The astronauts on the International Space Station(ISS) are among the lucky few who will have this humbling, …

Astronomy

Even with NDP leading polls, Conservatives projected to win more seats

If the NDP continue to poll well, showing leads in four of the last six publicly-released polls, why does the Globe's Election Forecast suggest that the Conservatives have a higher probability of winning the most seats? The important thing to remember is that not all votes are created equal in …

Canada

The man who could be the next leader of Canada once called another member of parliament a 'piece of s---'

A lot of eyes are on Justin Trudeau, the leader of the Liberal Party, and the son of former prime minister Pierre Trudeau.<p>A school teacher by trade, Trudeau Jr. has been on the political scene for a while, although he only became leader of the Liberal party in 2013. For 5 years before that, he was …