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The best time of day to learn a new language, according to Duolingo data

Are you a night owl or a morning person?<p>If you’re among the hundreds of millions of people learning a foreign language, being an insomniac could end up working in your favor: If you regularly practice the language you are learning at night, just before you go to sleep, it appears that you’re more …

Language Learning

‘What is their plan?’: N.S. family struggles to cope as PM, premier dodge questions on autism

A Nova Scotia mother who shared her family’s gut-wrenching experience with autism in the hopes of forcing political leaders to act, says she’s still …

Autism

John Ivison: Canada spends $29B a year on business subsidies — and half of it is wasted

An important new study has for the first time calculated the total amount the federal government and four largest provinces spend on subsidizing …

Small Business

Help local birds survive winter and thrive year-round with water, feed, trees

A Chicago winter is an endurance test — especially for birds. Homeowners can help birds survive by providing water, shelter and food and by including plants that create a better garden habitat, said Trinity Pierce, coordinator of the Woodland Stewardship Program, the natural areas restoration …

This Knitwear Designer’s Cozy Work Wardrobe Was Made for Winter

Catherine Carnevale went for a hike and ended up having an epiphany. “I was three-months pregnant and visiting the sacred valley in Peru with my husband,” she explains. “While being in the powerful mountainscape of the Andes, I was struck by a strong feeling that it was time to make a life change.” …

Clothing

Ideal Home Loves – our pick of the best buys

What makes our best buys hot list we hear you ask? Anything we love, from a statement new furniture piece to dreamy bedlinens, no product is too big …

Our Picks from Pinterest's Top 100 List

01 of 20<p>Pinterest Predicts the Big Trends of 2018<p>You probably already have a Pinterest account filled with your favorite looks of the week. From that …

Tortilla Soup with Black Beans- Martha Stewart

Mysterious symptoms and medical marijuana: patients are looking for answers

In less than a year, the government will legalize recreational marijuana. But, as Grant Robertson reports, growers may already be pushing for profits at the expense of customers' health<p>Scott Wood had been losing weight for weeks, and it was starting to scare him. His skin developed strange …

Cannabis

New study finds mosquitoes don't just lay eggs in standing water

For years we've been told that standing water provides ideal conditions for the biggest bummer about summer — mosquitoes — to lay their eggs, but …

Syria Missile Strikes: What Can Trump Do Now?

President Donald Trump ordered targeted missile strikes on a Syrian airbase Thursday in response to the "horrific" gas slaughter in Khan Sheikhoun, wading into a conflict that has vexed world leaders for years.<p>The episode could be a turning point for the man who once warned Obama to “stay out of …

Middle East

The Most Flattering Trends to Wear This Spring

Sometimes seeing the season's biggest trends on a runway isn't enough to convince you to actually try them IRL. With a little help from some of your favorite fashion bloggers, we've gathered all the inspiration you need for how to style this season's most flattering trends.<p>From punched-up …

5 Relaxation Exercises that Can Help Your Teen Relieve Stress

Today’s teens are bombarded with a variety of stressors. And sadly, many of them are turning to unhealthy coping mechanisms to deal with their …

Tillerson says ‘all options are on the table’ when it comes to North Korea

The Trump administration challenged China to do more to pull its ally North Korea back from the nuclear brink as Secretary of State Rex Tillerson bluntly declared Friday that the United States will do whatever is necessary to prevent a North Korean attack.<p>“All options are on the table,” Tillerson …

North Korea

IKEA To Stop Selling Popular Dresser After Deaths of 3 Children

Return or secure this dangerous item as soon as possible.<p>IKEA will stop selling the MALM dresser after three children died in recent tip-over accidents. The company is recalling the 29 million chests it's sold in the U.S. over the past 14 years, and offering customers a full refund.<p>IKEA pulled the …

Burberry Resort 2016 Runway