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Want Your Kids to Be Successful and Happy? Research Recommends This Parenting Style

A new study asks adults about how they were parented to uncover the best way to raise successful kids.<p>When it comes to folk wisdom on how to raise happy and successful kids, we all do the same thing. We look at the families around us and try to identify what's working and what's not. Then we …

Parenting

A defence lawyer’s take on Jian Ghomeshi’s acquittal and the #believewomen movement

In the days since former media star Jian Ghomeshi’s acquittal on sexual assault charges, protests against the ruling have been held across the …

How 2 Georgia fraternity brothers created Yik Yak, a controversial app that became a ~$400 million business in 365 days

By the end of the day, Long estimates her fellow students had written thousands of yaks, short messages posted publicly to other users within a 1.5-mile radius.<p>A few months before that, Long was hospitalized after she attempted suicide. The 17-year-old junior was distraught to read yaks that not …

12 most romantic isles in the South Pacific | CNN Travel

Travel

Are You A Chromecast User? Google Has Given You A $6 Google Play Credit

To celebrate Valentine’s Day, Google is offering a $6 credit to the Google Play store for Google Chromecast owners. The credit can go towards movies, music or apps. The Google Chromecast is a thumb-sized media streaming device that plugs into the HDMI port of your TV. The Chromecast streams content …

Tell Tale Signs of a Correction

The rough stock market performance in January 2015 increased the bearish sentiment, and while some are warning of a severe 15% or more correction, others think we are already headed for a bear market. The very weak close on Friday, January 30 did not help as many bulls were holding their breath …

Best Trips 2015

TravelBest Of<p>National Geographic Traveler presents the New Year's must-see places. Whether it’s India’s literary hub or Switzerland’s mountain majesty, these 20 go-now destinations will send you packing.

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Why the World Needs the US Economy to Struggle

<i>Below is the January 4th Thoughts from the Frontline, republished in full.</i><p>The headlines this morning talk about the US dollar hitting an 11-year high. I have been saying for years that the dollar is going to go higher than anyone can imagine. This trade is just in the early innings. And the …

How Any Canadian Can Start Watching Content from US Netflix in a Matter of Minutes: 2015 Edition

Netflix’s low fee of $8 per month is easily one of the greatest gifts to home entertainment, especially in Canada, where cable is expensive and …

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Easy 6-Ingredient Crockpot Recipes to Cook Tonight

No time to cook? No problem. Easy crockpot recipes are the solution to your weeknight dinner dilemma. Just toss a handful of ingredients in your slow …

Peru’s New Cocaine

Illegal gold mining—farmers digging up ore and selling it on the black market, so that it may eventually end up wrapped around your fiancée’s finger—is a major cause of rain forest depletion. It has devastated nearly 370,000 acres of the Peruvian...<p><i>A gold buyer in La Pampa displays a recently</i> …

South America

The Last of the Wild and Man-Eating Tigers

Through the eyes of a tiger, the colors of the forest are muted, but its outlines are very, very sharp. Staring ahead, the tiger also sees far to the right and far to the left, due to exceptional peripheral vision. The tiger is crepuscular, meaning it hunts at twilight or in the twilit light before …

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The German navy has pulled into Halifax with its latest warship to give Canadian sailors a sneak peek at what they can expect within a few years. The Canadian government has bought the blueprints for the Federal German Ship Bonn and the navy is hoping a promise to supply two to three of the joint support ships (JSS) comes through by 2018. The navy's quest for new supply ships has been a lengthy voyage, subject to dramatic course changes and even sudden reversals. Read more on CBCNews.ca: http://cbc.sh/sstoFLQ (Photo: CBC)