Sara Richardson

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Stop Wasting Everyone’s Time

Meetings and Emails Kill Hours, but You Can Identify the Worst Offenders<p>By<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>Google+<p>Sue.Shellenbarger@wsj.com<p>At the end of the day, many people wonder where all their time went.<p>New data-mining tools are helping employers answer that …

Employment

Canadian Museum of History reveals researcher was fired for harassment

An Arctic researcher whose dismissal triggered a Facebook campaign and petition for her reinstatement was fired for harassment, the Canadian Museum of History said Thursday in an unusual disclosure.<p>Reasons for employee firings are usually kept confidential for privacy concerns, but the museum said …

Breached webcam and baby monitor site flagged by watchdogs

<b>The public is being warned about a website containing thousands of live feeds to baby monitors, stand-alone webcams and CCTV systems.</b><p>Data watchdogs across the world have drawn attention to the Russian-based site, which broadcasts footage from systems using either default passwords or no log-in …

Knee Defender a no-fly for Canadian airlines

If you're hoping to nab the contentious Knee Defender to protect your legroom on your next international flight, think again: the seat-jamming device …

Abram Games, the poster boy with principles

He liked a good fight," says Naomi Games of her father, Abram, and he had a few. One of his posters was banned by Churchill, another withdrawn by the War Office after a heated debate in parliament. After the second world war, he invented a copying machine, but refused to let it be sold in Germany, …

Caller says she has the officer's side of the Ferguson shooting

Another tense standoff developed Monday night in Ferguson, Missouri, which has seen nightly protests since unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot to death by a white police officer.<p>The renewed tensions came after the preliminary results of an autopsy that Brown's family requested were released, …

Seven-day-old baby dies week after pregnant mother hit by car that crashed through Costco in London, Ont. http://ow.ly/zTlHV

Video of Amazon tribe's 1st contact with modern world released

An isolated Amazon tribe's first contact with modern civilization is revealed in footage released by the Brazilian government this week.<p>The …

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CTV Ottawa: Workers told to cover tattoos

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Canada AM: Billie Jean performance goes viral

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Parents troubled by a two-page spread in an Arizona high school yearbook featuring teenage parents and expectant teenagers say it is inappropriate and could glamorize teenage pregnancy. Read reaction here: http://cbc.sh/0WqSliT What do you think of the spread? Is it appropriate? Why or why not? (Photo: Mesa Public Schools via Today)

Gluten Intolerance May Be Completely Fake: Study

If you're not celiac, you're probably not gluten intolerant.<p>That's according to an academic study that effectively overturned the results of a …

Price Gap Is Canada, Not U.S. Retailers' Fault: C.D. Howe Institute

Canadian shoppers who are shocked at how much more they pay for goods up north should point a finger at Ottawa if they're looking for someone to …

Scientists discover 4 new species of 'killer' sponges off Pacific coast

VANCOUVER -- They look like fuzzy fingers, waving gently from the depths of the ocean floor but make no mistake -- they're stone cold …

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GitHub sexism scandal is really about tech’s fake meritocracy

In March, GitHub became the latest tech company to face scrutiny over allegations of epic leadership failure and a sexist internal culture as described by designer/developer Julie Ann Horvath in a series of tweets. As with many stories about sexism in tech, the industry seems focused on disproving …

Everything Wrong With Humanity, In One Short Animation

Man, by nature, can be a destructive creature.<p>In this short film by Steve Cutts, the many environmentally un-friendly decisions of man are brought to light -- and they are not without their price.<p>Even though this video was originally posted in 2012, the environmental problems it addresses, like …

‘Arrest me,’ Toronto Mayor Rob Ford dares police chief

Long-simmering tension between Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and the city's police chief reached a new level of animosity with the mayor daring Chief Bill Blair on Thursday to "arrest me."<p>The mayor's comments – including a demand for the chief to apologize "to the taxpayers" – are the latest salvo after …