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Driver who killed Erica Stark on Toronto sidewalk fined $1,000

The driver who killed Erica Stark as she stood on a Toronto sidewalk broke down in court on Monday as she heard how her actions had shattered a family.<p>The husband unable to work for months. Three young children devastated, one of them talking about suicide. The mother who laments that outliving her …

Toronto

Study Shows Great Sex Is a Trance-Like State | Reader's Digest

iStock/puhhha<p>What do sex and music have in common? According to a recent study from Northwestern University published in the journal <i>Socioaffective</i> …

Northwestern University

Where To Travel When You're Single & Over 30

You’re forgiven if the phrase “singles travel” sends a shiver down your spine. The words conjure images of cougars prowling on cruises and unruly …

Travel

Experts call on Clinton to challenge election results over hacking fears

While democrats are still reeling from the shocking outcome of the US presidential elections, some experts are questioning whether Trump actually won fair and square.<p>Their concerns focus on the fact that the majority of votes cast this year relied on computer systems which could have fallen prey to …

Electoral College

Aside from the incessant warnings, Ontario's hydro crisis clearly came out of nowhere

Wynne has recognized her 'oopsies' and is asking for Ontarians’ patience and trust to fix the problem<p>Aside from the repeated, incessant warnings — …

6 Ways Embracing Mindfulness Helps You Thrive at Work

Many large companies have found that helping employees deal better with stress and being happier is a boon to the bottom line.<p>Entrepreneur and Connector<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Following a near-death experience, Mark Bertolini, the CEO of Aetna, raised eyebrows …

Mindfulness

The Beast is alive: How the fire that tried to destroy Fort McMurray is still burning near the Saskatchewan border

Six months after it sent the population of Fort McMurray fleeing, the wildfire known as MWF-009 is still burning.<p>The fire can no longer be seen …

Natural Disasters

Flights around Canada are going to get cheaper as the government plans to make travel easier

Anyone who has ever travelled around Canada knows that a flight across the world’s second largest country is not going to come cheap – but the Canadian government is hoping to change that.<p>The transport ministry has announced new plans to support “greater choice, better service, lower costs, and new …

How to Transform Your Stress Into Insane Productivity, According to Harvard Psychologists

Stress is sometimes unavoidable — here’s how to turn it into your best friend.<p>We know that stress is bad for us, and that it causes everything from …

Tom Hardy to Play Al Capone for Fantastic Four Director Josh Trank

Currently in pre-production.<p>Fonzo, the upcoming film from Josh Trank, will star Tom Hardy as the infamous gangster Al Capone, it was announced …

Tom Hardy

7 memory skills that will make you smarter

Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of "Make It Stick: The Science Of Successful Learning."<p>"We need to keep learning and remembering all our lives," they write. "Getting ahead at work takes mastery of job skills and difficult colleagues. ... If you're good at …

Learning

22 College Eating Hacks That Are Cheap, Easy, And Healthyish

Snacks, meals, and strategies for dining hall ninjas and dorm chefs.<p>BuzzFeed Health also reached out to registered dietitian Abby Langer, owner of Abby Langer Nutrition, to get her advice.<p>Btw, most of these tips are for dorm living — like when all you have is a microwave, mini-fridge, and/or access …

RCMP probes $4.2M paid to leaders — belonging to a single family — of tiny B.C. First Nation

OTTAWA — The RCMP is investigating the finances of a tiny B.C. First Nation band used to enrich members of a single family to the tune of $4.2 …

Corruption

How Google embarrassed Apple

Google's new Pixel phone launched to positive reviews, largely because of the phone's new digital helper called Google Assistant.<p>As I wrote in my review of the new Google Pixel, it's relatively easy to make a high-end smartphone these days. The real challenge is lighting it up with unique software …

Google Assistant

Weekly Review: October 15, 2016

Hello from Laos! We’re in the middle of our trip to Southeast Asia, and I’m thrilled to be visiting Cambodia and Laos for the first time. We’ve been …