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Sixty-five rules for life

Israelis who want to be healthy but don’t know how to or are confused by conflicting reports are advised to read the Hebrew translation of a …

Slideshow: 10 Diet Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Nutrition

Alzheimer’s symptoms could be reversed by restoring protein in brain

Alzheimer’s symptoms could be reversed by restoring a protein which is missing in the brains of dementia sufferers, a new study suggests.<p>Researchers at the University of Glasgow and the Hong Kong University of Science showed that upping levels of the protein IL-33 mobilises the immune system into …

Dementia

For a 2026 Olympic bid, Quebec City’s ambition may be trumped by Calgary’s infrastructure

CALGARY — So Quebec City Mayor Regis Labeaume has initiated talks with Calgary, Vancouver and Lake Placid over the bold idea of co-hosting the 2026 …

Canada

ISIS in Mosul Orders Families to Give Up Sons to Become Jihadis

ISIS is ordering families with more than one son to give one up to be conscripted into the militant group, a local resident and a lawmaker told NBC News.<p>The Islamists issued the decree in the Iraqi city of Mosul, which was seized in June.<p>Ahmed, a 31-year-old resident who asked not to be identified …

Mosul

8 Mobile Marketing Tips You Don't Want To Miss

If you look around, you will see that virtually everyone carries a smartphone. Yes, even kids have their own devices. In fact, there are nearly 3.5 billion unique mobile users. By the end of 2015, there will be 4.9 billion connected devices. Wow!<p>Because the rise of mobile usage has skyrocketed, the …

Study says phones are just as good as wearables at tracking fitness

Think you <i>have</i> to wear a dedicated fitness tracker to get accurate data? Don't worry -- you may have a good excuse to skip the wristband. The University of Pennsylvania has published a study showing that smartphone apps' step counts are reasonably on the mark, at less than a 7 percent variance …

Driverless car review launched by UK government

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1144000/1144630_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1518157050_314eb625325e81f4d632bb65f199f637<p><b>Changes to road regulations and car maintenance checks will be necessary to accommodate driverless cars on the roads of the UK, a Department of Transport</b> …

Milton Keynes

Duke avenges Notre Dame loss, 90-60

Duke avenged a recent loss in a big way, earning a 90-60 home win over Notre Dame.<p>The Blue Devils seemingly couldn't miss in the first half and kept it up with great play in the second to pull away with a fantastic team effort. Freshmen Jahlil Okafor and Justise Winslow each had double-doubles and …

Van Gogh and the decision that changed art history

In 1878 Van Gogh was a struggling would-be preacher. At his lowest ebb, he began to draw. Alastair Sooke looks back at this pivotal moment in history.<p>In the spring of 1878, Vincent van Gogh turned 25. As he looked back over his short life, the Dutchman found little to celebrate among the meagre …

Art History

Tiger Woods explains tooth incident

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Tiger Woods laughed often and smiled easily during a nine-hole practice round early Tuesday morning. Then he explained how he …

Golf

Watch Fallon's Epic Lip-Sync Battle with Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton

<b>One of the most popular</b> of <i>The Tonight Show</i>'s many recurring segments is "Lip Sync Battle." It's exactly what you think it is. Fallon and a guest or guests take turns lip-syncing popular songs, and whoever can pull off their track with the most gusto wins. To have any chance against Fallon's …

Country Music

Full Career Retrospective and Greatest Moments for Marc Mero

When looking back on the career of Marc Mero, it is easy to forget just how solid a worker he was. After arriving in WWE, suffering a knee injury and being overshadowed by his stunning real-life wife, Sable, he faded into obscurity before disappearing from the spotlight.<p>Prior to that, he was a …

15 Things You Might Not Know About The Shawshank Redemption

You know Red and Andy, but did you know <i>The Shawshank</i> <i>Redemption</i> was probably the smartest dollar writer-director Frank Darabont ever spent? Here are …

Literature