Joanne Yu

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How a team of students beat the casinos

<b>When it comes to gambling, everyone knows the casino always comes out on top - right? But in the 1990s a group of students proved the punter didn't have to be the loser. This is the story of the MIT Blackjack Team.</b><p>Bill Kaplan laughs, remembering his mother's reaction when he told her he was …

Casinos

#TheLIST: The World's Best Concealers

The best picks at every price point to cover anything you've got.<p>We couldn't live without concealer. Okay, maybe that's a bit hyperbolic, but we'd sooner have bare lashes and lips than face the world without our skin-perfecting armor. A good concealer can fake a night's sleep, give the illusion of …

Pre-Wedding Skincare Secrets: How Stars Like Kim Kardashian Prepped for Their Big Day

If there’s one thing a bride wants on her big day, it’s picture-perfect skin. But aside from plenty of beauty sleep and a well-balanced diet, …

How to Clean White Jeans

Photo: Kate Middleton via AFP<p>For some people, Memorial Day weekend marks the beginning of white jeans season. But for us at ELLE.com, it's been white jeans time all year round. Personally, I've become quite the expert at keeping white denim <i>white</i>—less because I'm a neat freak, more because I got …

What's YOUR Drunk Personality?

PHOTOGRAPHED BY SUNNY SHOKRAE.<p>I’ve been told that with a few drinks in me, I’m more bubbly and affectionate than my sober self. Some of my friends …

Generic drug switch by Shoppers outrages parents

B.C. parents are accusing Shoppers Drug Mart of putting their son’s life at risk by switching his brand-name prescription medication to a generic …

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Before & After Makeover: A Dark, Dated Kitchen Goes Light and Bright

Click for the after photos.<p>By painting the existing cabinetry, replacing the countertop, and swapping the ceiling fan for pendant lights, designer T. Keller Donovan transformed his Florida kitchen on a tight budget. Here, he shares his time and money-saving tips for getting a dream kitchen — …

Face blindness: Seeing but not seeing

<b>Imagine that suddenly you cannot recognise your mother, your partner, your child. You can see them but your brain cannot process the information - you don't know whether they are smiling, or understand their emotions.</b><p>That is what happened to David Bromley, after he suffered a brain injury that left …

East London

23andMe's 'build-a-baby' patent criticised

<b>A US patent for a database that uses DNA testing to tell prospective parents which traits their future offspring may inherit has been criticised by experts.</b><p>23andMe says its Family Traits Inheritor Calculator can predict the risk of inheriting specific diseases as well as details such as height, …

Molecular Biology

15 Eyeliners: Find the Perfect One for You

If eyes are the windows to the soul, then eyeliners are the window sills. But in a sea of pencils, pens and pots, picking the right one for you can …

Canadian doctor total at record high

Canada had a record 75,142 doctors last year and they earned $328,000 gross on average, according to two new reports.<p>The annual reports on physician …

Nose grown on man's forehead

A man in China has a new nose growing on his forehead in preparation for transplant surgery, doctors say.<p>The 22-year-old, named Xiaolian, lost his …

The Most Discriminatory Laws in Canadian History

Political columnist John Ivison reacted to the proposed <i>Quebec Charter of Values</i> with an edifying question, or perhaps it was a rhetorical comment on …

Brain-eating amoeba survivor heads home

A 12-year-old Arkansas girl who survived a rare and often fatal infection caused by a brain-eating amoeba went home Wednesday after being …

Private Islands With Awesome Vacation Rentals For Every Budget (PHOTOS)

Don't have the funds of Sir Richard Branson or Johnny Depp, but still want to getaway from it all...even other people? Have no fear, TripAdvisor has done us a solid and pulled together eight private islands with vacation homes for rent for every budget.<p>So if you really want to get away from it all …

5 Best Small Towns for Honeymoons

We get it: you love the romance of small towns but also want a chic spot to take your honey after the wedding. You’re looking for high-thread-count …

National Parks

Using British English - 20 Words You Thought You Knew

It's true, Americans and the British speak the same language but very often don't understand each other at all. If you'll be using British English …

Language

Traveling With Kids: Let Them Guide, a Little

I am not going to sugar coat the challenges of family travel. It is not always pretty and it is definitely not easy. Some days are exhilarating and others are extraordinarily frustrating. After all, traveling solo can be hard work, so traveling as a family can create even greater challenges. …

10 Food Fads Worth Traveling for

The most memorable food fads combine familiar favorites in unorthodox ways, cooking up new unions that run the gamut from weird to wonderful. We've been hot on the trail of these treat trends that inspire people to weather long lines, pay high prices, and even resort to the black market for the …

10 Airport Foods You Should Never Eat

Whether you're dashing to make a flight or stranded at the gate for hours, start your trip off right by avoiding these super unhealthy choices for airport food and drink.<p><b>Crispy Green Beans, P.F. Chang's China Bistro</b><p>Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport consistently places last in …

Fall 2013 Guide to New York City

Like the classic Frank Sinatra hit asks, "Autumn in New York… why does it seem so inviting?" New Yorkers like to chalk up the city’s third-quarter …

New York City

Articles about 5 creative modern porches and decks on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>A Vancouver design studio created in collaboration with Battersby Howat Architects.<p>Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple modern upgrades.<p>When David Rockwell, Founder and …

Prefab Homes

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Your post-pregnancy tales: Stretch marks, scars and 'breasts like zeppelins'

<b>If photos of a woman's post-pregnancy body make it into magazines or newspapers, it's often to marvel at how quickly she's shed the baby weight. But is this a realistic portrayal of women after giving birth? A recent Magazine article about the work of photographer Jade Beall on the issue prompted a</b> …

Pregnancy

Meet Paulo Machado, the man who has lived in hospital for 45 years

<b>Paulo Henrique Machado has lived almost his entire life in hospital. As a baby he suffered infantile paralysis brought on by polio, and he is still hooked up to an artificial respirator 24 hours a day. But despite this, he has trained as a computer animator and is now creating a television series</b> …

Brazil

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