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A few questions with Halifax artist Élana Camille Saimovici
Why can’t it be you? The driving force behind success
SUCCESS = career + money ... or does it?
Should I stay or should I go? A look at graduate retention
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Five questions, 10 answers: let's make prejudice, inequality history
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'Hold onto yourself': Tom Hanks on the emotional end to 'Toy Story 4'
HBO's 'Chernobyl' gets mixed reviews from disaster's survivors
Euthanasia law takes effect in Australia's Victoria state
Summertime and the eating is easy
St. John’s woman gives families comfort by providing angel gowns for children’s hospital
Are bird feeders making birds lazy?
Birders can rejoice as a study recently published out of the University of Ottawa found bird feeders are not making black-capped chickadees lazier. The animal cognition study, by researchers Megan Thompson, a master’s student in biology, and ...
Family fight over farm puts question of 'undue influence' under the microscope
Wills and contracts can be challenged in a myriad of circumstances, including if there was fraud, duress or undue influence. Recently, a Saskatchewan case caught my eye. I was born and raised on a farm in Saskatchewan — and by happenstance, ...
'Toy Story 4' director, producers on bringing back Bo Peep, alternate storylines and returning for 'Toy Story 5'
ORLANDO, Fla. — In the movie business, fourquels are perhaps the riskiest thing. In the case of the Toy Story franchise, the risks were even greater when you consider how perfectly the third instalment ended back in the summer of ...
Practical tips for dealing with dementia at home
When dementia strikes, a sense of helplessness comes with it. But sometimes the best way to combat helplessness is to do what you can, when you can, for as long as you can, the best way you can. Fighting life’s battles like this isn’t ...
Crowds gather in Florence for farewell to Franco Zeffirelli
FLORENCE (Reuters) - Hundreds of people gathered in Florence on Tuesday for the funeral of film and opera director Franco Zeffirelli, who died on Saturday at the age of 96. Zeffirelli, a native of Florence, was the last of a generation of Italian ...
'Yesterday' comedy movie gets Beatles' seal of approval
By Emily G Roe LONDON (Reuters) - Imagine a world where The Beatles never existed? That is what British director Danny Boyle asks audiences to believe in his new movie "Yesterday." The comedy, arriving in movie theaters next week, tells of ...
Obesity-related pain contributes to opioid use
By Carolyn Crist (Reuters Health) - Long-term use of prescription opioids for chronic pain is more common among people who are overweight or obese, a new study finds. As a group, these individuals are more likely to use prescription opioids for pain ...
CALUM MARSH: How reality television changed the face of the small screen
On Sept. 26, 1991, a group of eight doctors, scientists and medical researchers entered Biosphere 2, a state-of-the-art field research facility sitting on a 40-acre plot of land in Oracle, Ariz., at the base of the Santa Catalina Mountains. Two years ...
AstraZeneca's Lynparza gets EU nod as first-line ovarian cancer maintenance treatment
(Reuters) - British drugmaker AstraZeneca Plc on Tuesday said its cancer medicine Lynparza was approved as a first-line maintenance treatment for a type of advanced ovarian cancer by the European Commission, following a panel's consent in April. ...
Roche wins Japan approval for personalized cancer drug Rozlytrek
By John Miller ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss drugmaker Roche's push into personalized cancer medicines hit a milestone on Tuesday with Japanese approval of a new drug, Rozlytrek, that targets patients who must be identified via genetic profiling. Japan ...