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4 Reasons Canada's Marijuana Industry Is Running Circles Around the U.S. Pot Industry

Truth be told, there aren't many industries in North America growing as quickly, or consistently, as legal marijuana. ArcView, one of the leading …

50 questions to ask your spouse on date night that can strengthen your marriage

You have caught the man of your dreams and love every second you spend together. That’s great! Everyone wishes they could say the same thing. Even if …

The 8 Best Yoga Poses for Men

If you think yoga isn’t for you, look to basketball stars Blake Griffin and Dirk Nowitzki. They’re just a couple of the big names that trained with …

Grab and Go: Take a Whistle-Stop Tour of Vancouver

Snap a pic at Vancouver’s iconic steam whistle clock. (Photo: Grady Mitchell)<p>Surrounded by the clear waters of False Creek and English Bay and ringed …

Travel

Google is really good at design

The nerds have finally figured it out.<p>There’s a past version of me who probably wouldn’t have believed that the devices Google announced at its fall …

Marissa Mayer

Some people consistently push away the people they love — here's why

We've all been there — you start dating someone and they act a bit too keen. They're messaging you at all hours, and cannot wait to meet up again.<p>It can be a bit off-putting if someone is clearly over-stepping your boundaries, so it's understandable if you want to cut things off with them. After …

Self-help

3 scientists just won the Nobel Prize for discovering how body clocks are regulated — here's why that's such a big deal

The thing that makes you a "morning person" or a "night owl" isn't an arbitrary preference or tendency. It's something that's fundamentally part of your biological makeup — and something that we ignore at our own peril.<p>On Monday, Jeffrey Hall, Michael Rosbash, and Michael Young were awarded the …

Nobel Prize

3 Stocks You Can Buy and Hold Forever

Hint: Look at your smartphone, at your TV, and in your medicine cabinet.<p>As the late, great musician Prince once said, forever is "a mighty long time."<p>…

10 Secret Sauces That Will Change Your Life

Sauce simply makes foods more succulent. Though it's tempting to just crank open a can of tomato or butterscotch sauce, nothing beats homemade. These 10 recipes are ultrasimple, yet the flavor payoff is <i>so</i> worth it. Go ahead and put them on your cooking bucket list.

Try These ‘Love Hacks’ to Fix Your Marriage

After studying thousands of couples, the psychologist Eli Finkel has an explanation for the decline in people’s satisfaction with their marriages over the past four decades: It’s a matter of emotional supply and demand.<p>Many people are looking to their partners to replace the companionship and …

Canada’s housing bubble has vanished without a ‘crash landing’, say economists

Don’t count on the Bank of Canada to change its course of gradually higher interest rates because the housing market is weakening. After all, that’s …

Landmark Vitamin Discovery Could Prevent Miscarriages And Birth Defects

"The most important discovery for pregnant women since folate."<p>A simple vitamin supplement could have the potential to prevent miscarriages and birth …

Judge sets $30K bail for UK researcher in malware case

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas federal judge set bail of $30,000 on Friday for a celebrated young British cybersecurity researcher accused by U.S. prosecutors of creating and distributing malicious software designed to steal banking passwords.<p>The attorney for Marcus Hutchins, who has broad support in …

Electronic Frontier Foundation

7 Clean, 5-Ingredient Sauces That Are Perfect Alternatives To Ketchup

Just about everyone loves ketchup. But that doesn't mean you should squeeze the stuff on anything and everything. Seriously, it's in your best interest to branch out, people. Not only is the beloved burger topper loaded with sugar, after a while the flavor becomes plain boring. Plus, shaking things …

The ultimate Australia travel bucket list [INFOGRAPHIC]

THERE IS SO much one can do while traveling around Australia that a travel bucket list for checking out all the great things about Down Under can …

An Exciting New Cancer Treatment Has Just Been Endorsed by FDA

We can reprogram immune cells!<p>Food and Drug Administration advisers on Wednesday enthusiastically endorsed a first-of-its-kind cancer treatment that …

Cancer

Want a Fabulous Wedding? Consider Eloping

As Amy Jones and her fiancé, Rich, exchanged handwritten vows overlooking their favorite surfing beach in Playa Avellana in Costa Rica, a family of monkeys ran by.<p>After the couple sealed their union with a kiss, Mr. Jones challenged his new wife to jump in the ocean, fully clothed, which inspired …

BANK OF AMERICA: Money managers love these 9 stocks

The list is a part of a new report on active manager holdings.<p>According to BAML, the "overowned" list includes companies that meet the following criteria:<p>The list ranges from tech giants like Alphabet and Amazon to healthcare companies like Biogen and UnitedHealth.<p>Check out the list of nine stocks …

Investing

How To Spend 48 Hours In Singapore: Infinity Pools, Cocktails, Gardens And Magic...

Singapore is a fantastic city. With english as the official language, western travelers have all the comforts of home- but with the added magic of …

How to Make a Relationship Last: 5 Secrets Backed by Research

Love is wonderful, love is joy, love is the greatest thing in the world… Love is also an enormous pain in the ass. Marriage is hard work.<p>(Older …

Relationships

First Date Conversation: 5 Things Research Says You Should Talk About

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How to escape: tips and sites for working or volunteering abroad

If you dream of swapping the nine-to-five for more fulfilling work overseas, take a look at these courses and sharing websites that could see you teaching, farming, or looking after a millionaire’s pad, for free<p><b>Transportable skills</b><p>Yoga instructors can work all over the world – and the initial …

Husband's Sketches For His Wife Capture The Beauty In Ordinary Love

"There is no one I would rather spend every day of my life with."<p>Artist Curtis Wiklund has spent the last five years documenting the moments and memories he shares with his wife Jordin in a series of poignant sketches.<p>It began in 2011 when Jordin embarked on a 365-day photo project and asked Curtis …

Vastly outnumbered by all of the tulips at Keukenhof in the Netherlands

If there is a heaven, it will look and smell like Keukenhof.<p>The 79-acre Dutch garden, about 20 miles southwest of Amsterdam in Lisse, is a spring extravaganza of more than 7 million bulbs, including 800 varieties of tulips. No matter how many times you visit — and about 800,000 people from five …

Travel

This Email From Elon Musk to Tesla Employees Is a Master Class in Emotional Intelligence

When the going gets tough, true leaders take action.<p>Tesla, the electric-automobile manufacturer led by famed CEO Elon Musk, has struggled mightily with safety over the past few years. California nonprofit Worksafe, a worker safety advocacy group, recently made headlines when it reported that the …

Elon Musk

Aviva eyeing AI and big data in bid to become fintech firm

Aviva is eyeing acquisitions in artificial intelligence and big data as it looks to overhaul the insurance industry and transform itself into a fintech firm.<p>Chief executive Mark Wilson said the 321-year-old insurance giant had built a “pretty good balance sheet” and was primed to use it to ensure …

How a rookie investor got started in the stock market

<b>Alex Parent</b><p><b>Occupation</b><p>Youth and child worker<p><b>The portfolio</b><p>Includes shares in Shopify Inc., Cascades Inc., B2Gold Corp. and Apple Inc.<p><b>The investor</b><p>Alex Parent, 28, always wanted to invest in stocks but was too "scared" of the volatility and possibility of losing money. Then an investor friend managed …

A small Boston biotech is at the heart of a groundbreaking approach to tackling cancer

The idea is a simple one: Starve out cancer cells.<p>But finding the right way to do that isn't nearly as simple. Cancer cell metabolisms — the process of converting food into energy — worked differently than normal cells.<p>Cancer cells tend to take in more glucose than normal cells, a phenomenon known …

Cancer

Cybersecurity stocks spike after global ransomware attack — why this rally could last

When a hacking incident made global headlines in recent years — Sony, the DNC, countless corporate data breaches — the otherwise sleepy sector of cybersecurity stocks would often rise on expectations that the world would finally get serious about protecting its computers. Usually, they’d slump back …

Cybersecurity

9 Genuinely Cool Japanese Cities That Aren't Tokyo

There's probably no better country in the world at balancing the old with the new than the nation of Japan, and its ability to mix the traditional …