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Online profile pictures leave lasting impressions, researchers say

We're often told, "Don't judge a book by its cover." But we do it all the time, especially online. New research from Cornell University suggests that …

Psychology

The Science Behind Baking the Most Delicious Cookie Ever

<i>This post originally appeared on Time and Ozy.com.</i><p>You like soft and chewy. He likes thin and crispy. If only there were a chocolate chip cookie …

10 Cities You Should Most Definitely Avoid

We’ve done plenty of lists of the most delicious holiday destinations out there but now it’s time to take a look at the darker side of travel.<p>A list …

The seventh-grader’s sext was meant to impress a crush, but it nearly destroyed her | The Star

A few months before, Maureen had started messaging on Kik with a tall, athletic boy in her class. They weren’t officially dating, but they talked …

Middle School

Meet Marie Henein, Jian Ghomeshi's lawyer

In the Hollywood version the setting would be grander, but in the College Street courthouse tucked above a Winners outlet, grandeur is in short …

Mental Disorders

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What Your Zodiac Sign Says About Your Sex Life

Let's talk about SEX. Because isn't this the one thing we want to know about more than anything else?<p><i>Why aren't they calling me? What did I do wrong</i> …

The Cover of ‘New York Magazine’ Showing 35 Women Accusing Bill Cosby of Sexual Assault

Words that people get mixed up

There are reasons

Flags Of The World. Stories Behind Them

Unbelievable Fun Facts About the Human Body

9 of the Biggest Hair Mistakes Naturals Can Make

Going natural is an exciting thing. You do the big chop, or begin growing out your relaxer and imagine how awesome your new hair is going to be. But …

3 Simple ways to stay awake

This Woman Spiked Her Family's Milk with Dead Skin Shavings from Her Feet

Warning: Do not eat while reading<p>Put your food down for a sec, especially if there's dairy in it. Really, we're warning you.<p>A woman in Maryland was arrested last week for putting dead skin shavings from her feet into her family’s milk. That’s right—she put skin from her feet into their milk…and …

New York City

Are These Quotes Anti-Pot Or Anti-Masturbation?

This quiz is harder *ahem* than you might think.

You know what time it is

This Woman Can Crush A Watermelon With Her Boobs

I mean, enough said.

Got Dry, Greasy Natural Curls? Skip the Hair Butter.

<i>CurlyNikki Says:</i><p><i>SheaMoisture products are an 'oh-hell-naw' for my fine, natural curls. I've revisited the Smoothie many times with absurd results</i> …

Ghomeshi report reinforces need for safe workplaces, experts say

TORONTO -- A damning report detailing CBC management missteps in stopping alleged inappropriate behaviour by former radio host Jian Ghomeshi …

CBC severs ties with execs after 'troubling' Ghomeshi report

TORONTO -- A scathing report detailing the failure of CBC managers to stop star radio host Jian Ghomeshi's alleged inappropriate workplace behaviour …

CBC rebrands Q as q | The Star

<i>Q</i>, the CBC Radio show formerly hosted by Jian Ghomeshi, is re-launching next week with a new look, new host, and a sort-of new name.<p>The public …

Internal CBC report on former radio host Jian Ghomeshi due Thursday

TORONTO – The findings of an investigation into how the CBC handled the Jian Ghomeshi scandal are set to be released Thursday.<p>The CBC commissioned …

Jian Ghomeshi report from independent investigator hired by CBC to be released today

The report from an independent investigator hired to examine CBC's handling of the allegations against Jian Ghomeshi is expected to be released …

The aging process

Doin the lord’s work

Three new sexual assault charges laid against Ghomeshi

Jian Ghomeshi is facing three new sexual assault charges after more complainants came forward with allegations against the former CBC Radio …

CBC execs involved with Ghomeshi probe put on indefinite leave of absence

TORONTO -- Two high-ranking CBC executives involved with interviewing employees in connection with the Jian Ghomeshi affair have been put on …

Q Archives Update: Past Jian Ghomeshi Episodes To Remain Online

The CBC has backtracked on its decision to scrub one of its sullied stars from their online archives.<p>On Tuesday, the CBC clarified its stance on …