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10 records that will never be broken - Rogers Cup WTA

Records are meant to be broken, right?<p>We are privileged to live in a golden age of tennis, with records falling all around us. Roger Federer winning …

Court Case Shows How Health Insurers Rip off You and Your Employer

If you think you're paying too much for employer-sponsored health coverage, you might want to forward this to the HR department. It's possible, maybe even likely, that your health insurer has been ripping off both you and your employer -- to the tune of several million dollars every year -- for …

5 Airlines That Fly to Europe for Cheap (for Real)

No-frills carrier Ryanair made the news this year by announcing the launch of transatlantic flights starting at just $15. It's a deal that sounds much too good to be true, and indeed, that $15 price tag fails to factor in the passenger taxes ($200 or so) and other fees like luggage and seat …

How to Back Up Your iPhone to iTunes on Your Computer

There are two ways to back up your iPhone. You can back up your iPhone to iCloud or back up your iPhone to iTunes. I like to have copies of both. An iCloud backup is kept in the cloud, while an iTunes backup is kept on your computer. You don’t need an internet connection to back up your iPhone to …

Desiree Akhavan on Appropriate Behaviour and not being the ‘Iranian bisexual Lena Dunham’

One of my favourite scenes in Appropriate Behaviour – Desiree Akhavan’s terrific debut film that she directed, wrote and stars in – comes very early in the film. The protagonist Shirin (Akhavan) meets up with Ken (30 Rock’s Scott Adsit), a stoner Brooklynite, in a trendy cafe, in the hope he’ll …

10 Dishes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

What's the best dish for a beginner cook to try? We asked star chefs from all over the country for their recommendations. Here’s what they had to say.<p>…

The best films of 2014 – readers' picks

Earlier in the year, we asked for your favourite films of the year so far, and you came out in droves in support for The Lego Movie and Under the Skin. This time round, some of the year’s later dramas and thrillers rose to the top of the pile.<p>Thanks to everyone for their votes, and for sharing …

The best video games of 2014

I am worn down by killing people in video games, and yet much of what makes <i>Far Cry 4</i> excellent is its inspired approach to murder. In the first-person shooter from Ubisoft, set in a fictional stand-in for the Himalayan nations, you alternate between quiet hunter and one-man death squad. In one …

Andrew Luck: The NFL’s Most Perplexing Trash Talker

The Colts Quarterback Drives Defenders Crazy by Offering Compliments; Head Games or Genuine Kindness?<p>Andrew Luck’s legend is growing.<p>Sure, there’s buzz about how he has thrown for more yards in his first three seasons than anyone in NFL history. Or the fact he’s led the Indianapolis Colts to the …

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Using Your Words to Reach Your Business Goals

<i>source: IStock</i><p>Your words literally have creative power and the ability to transform your life. Many people don't realize that their level of success is directly connected to the words they are saying every day. In my office, we have a saying: "If anything can go well, it will!"<p>You have an amazing …

7 Hacks To Affording Your Next Vacation

The tips and tricks to traveling on any budget.<p><b>1) Try hidden city ticketing with FlyShortcut.com.</b><br>Hidden city ticketing is a hack in itself for finding the lowest possible airfare on FlyShortcut.com. It essentially finds a cheaper flight that has your destination as a layover. That way, you can …

Breathless: Sex Toys Are the New Couples Therapy

I didn’t own a vibrator until I was twenty-five. Until then, I always had the same thought: Why waste money on a masturbation machine when my hand and showerhead are both free and perfectly capable? That was until one day when, against my will, vibrators started showing up at my apartment. And it …