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Now Lyft drivers need not own a car: Lyft and GM start short-term rental program

General Motors Co. and ride-hailing service Lyft are launching a short-term car rental program that is expected to eventually evolve into an autonomous vehicle network.<p>The companies said Tuesday that the Express Drive program, aimed at prospective Lyft drivers who don't have qualifying cars, will …

‘Holy crap, I made it’: B.C. man survives hours adrift in ocean by holding on to jerry cans, crab float

VANCOUVER — Kevin Strain is having difficult deciding where he’ll hang the crab float he credits with saving his life.<p>But he’s not about to get rid …

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How extreme fear shapes what we remember

Many of us will experience a significant trauma in our lives, says Lesley Evans Ogden. Yet could there be ways to avoid reliving the memories?<p>It was no ordinary honeymoon. After boarding their flight in Canada on the evening of 23 August 2001, newlyweds Margaret McKinnon and her husband were …

The Brain

Free Climbing El Capitan: In Pictures

National Parks

The world’s greatest bookshops

From Buenos Aires to Berlin, these shops are the best spots to browse, buy, hang out, find sanctuary among the shelves and rave about your favourite writers.<p>Bookshops are a traveller's best friend. They provide convenient shelter and diversion in bad weather, they are a reliable source of maps, …

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Snapchat Quietly Acquired a Company That Makes Stealthy Camera Glasses

Reporters all over the world are digging for nuggets in documents that were leaked in Sony’s hacking. Here’s one of the interesting finds: back in …