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What I learned about concussions — by having one

It’s hard to understand a brain injury until you have one<p>I opened my eyes to see a clear blue sky and two men leaning over me to put a brace around my neck. I don’t know if I was already on the stretcher or if I was still on the pavement, but there are plenty of things I don’t remember. As I would …

The Brain

Win after wild first inning can't calm Joe Maddon, Cubs

PITTSBURGH -- Though the Chicago Cubs won their game against the Pirates with a six-run ninth inning Friday night, the 9-5 victory didn't really help …

Today’s protest signs are sharper, meaner, funnier — and live on long after the rallies

There have been speeches, chants and protest anthems, both soulful and scathing — but as the masses have rallied and marched against President Trump’s policies over the past two weeks, it is the signs they carried that are being stamped into memory.<p>Protesters turned Trump’s own words against him, …

Rights & Freedoms

What It's Like to Play Super Mario Run


How to make the ultimate Sunday roast

It’s no surprise that the Sunday roast is close to our hearts – it represents family and friends like no other meal. In fact, the Sunday roast is beaten only by fish and chips (eaten by the seaside) as the nation’s overall most-loved food,according to a poll earlier this year by Visit Cornwalll.<p>But …

10 of the best beachside stays in tropical Asia

These great value bungalows and cabanas make superb bases from which to explore the exotic beaches and aquatic riches of Asia’s equatorial shores<p>Villa Coral, Amed, Bali<p>Not to be confused with the more expensive Coral View Villas down the road, this Balinese-owned place sits right on a little strip …

Sri Lanka

Ten Things I Wish I Knew When I Started 'Pokémon GO'

I’ve been playing <i>Pokémon GO</i> pretty hardcore now for the past 48 hours or so, at least whenever the servers have decided to work. I have a bunch of 500+ CP Pokemon and have won and lost three gyms at this point. I’ve tried to do some research to improve my game, and what I’ve found are things that I …


8 Ways to Spring Clean Your LinkedIn Profile

Here are 8 tips for adding spring to your LinkedIn personal profile.<p>Spring cleaning is a process we love to put off. Now is a great time to clarify the message you convey on your LinkedIn personal profile, taking another opportunity to be more precise about the value you offer to the market. Your …

10 incredible rail journeys you've probably never heard of


Kites and colour: Sri Lanka's time to shine

From tribesmen to Test cricketers, Sri Lanka’s people are the stars of John Gimlette’s new book, with its towns, jungles, elephants and islets a vivid backdrop<p><b>Sri Lanka rises from the Indian Ocean like a planter’s hat to heights of up to 2,500 metres</b>. It gets a lot of rain, which keeps it lush and …

Sri Lanka

Yakushima, Japan: an island of natural wonders

Nestling in the warm, sub-tropical waters 37 miles south of Kyushu, Japan’s third largest island, the towering mountains and ancient forests of Yakushima make it a secluded and largely unspoilt paradise, which feels a world away from the hustle and bustle of Japan’s megacities. Designated a Unesco …


An Education in Personal Finance

Everyone needs an education in personal finance. It’s one critical subject missing from classroom curriculums. When the transition from childhood to adulthood begins, personal finance—money management, investment advice, understanding the merits of a 401K—becomes essential to our development.<p>The …

Kate Winslet in frame to play photographer Lee Miller in biopic

Kate Winslet will play Lee Miller in a new biopic about the American artist, model and war correspondent based on a biography by Miller’s son Antony Penrose.<p>Lee Miller: the model, the monster and the mother<p>Read more<p>Penrose’s book The Lives of Lee Miller has been optioned by Hopscotch Features, with …

Danny Boyle

Jennifer Lawrence drops out of Richard Linklater movie

Jennifer Lawrence has parted ways with director Richard Linklater, who was set to direct the Oscar winner in The Rosie Project, a romantic comedy drama being developed by Sony’s Columbia Pictures.<p>The Boyhood director is still on board to direct the adaptation of the book by Graeme Simsion, writes …


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