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A real test of the Conservative party's new tone

To measure the Conservative party’s new tone, look to one question of public policy: how we deal with heroin addiction<p>Rona Ambrose summoned reporters …

Prince Harry Visits Washington: Pictures

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Here’s why you should stop complaining about the $25 checked bag fee

This week, both Air Canada and WestJet introduced a $25 fee for a passenger's first checked bag on domestic flights. The response on social media was – no surprise – sheer outrage, with many people swearing off the airlines. Good luck with that.<p>Listen, as a budget-conscious traveller, I don't like …

SS Arrow leaks oil in Chedabucto Bay 45 years after sinking off Nova Scotia

'Very thick and viscous' oil coming unstuck from Liberian-flagged ship that sank in 1970<p>Contractors have begun oil removal operations on the Arrow …

More than a million people are using Slack every day now

Get your Slack facts<p>More than a million people use Slack every day now. You do, probably. Hard to imagine you reading a story about enterprise software if it wasn’t a part of your working life. Then again, Slack has always been a little weird like that. A year and a half ago, no one had ever heard …

Apple has started crawling the web with 'Applebot'

Apple has been making plays on traditional Google turf for the last few years now, but today comes word of possibly the biggest so far. In a document …

The Woman Who Woke Up in the Future

Naomi Jacobs went to bed a 32-year-old woman and woke up believing she was a teenager again. After temporarily losing 17 years of memories from a rare form of amnesia, Jacobs wrote a memoir about piecing her life back together.<p>Naomi Jacobs was a 32-year-old single mother living in Manchester, …

Mind

Pictures of the Week 3.27.15

Toby Keith - Red Solo Cup (Unedited Version)

Thanksgiving Day Parade in Pictures

Ben Scrivens earns seventh career shutout as Oilers blank Canadiens

The Edmonton Oilers may have stumbled out of the gate to start the season, but they seem to have hit their stride now.<p>Ben Scrivens made 29 saves and Benoit Pouliot had a goal and an assist as the Oilers continued to turn their season around with a 3-0 victory over the league-leading Montreal …

Canadian Hockey

Would you pay $400 for an Apple wearable?

Apple is considering a $400 price tag for its mysterious wearable devices, sources suggest, which if the Cupertino firm’s eventual strategy would put …