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Fossil fuel divestment campaigns at Canadian universities may one day spur a real transition to clean energy, but right now, trading all such investments for green energy stocks will have little...
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The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack has solidified its hold on first place in the Canada West Women’s Basketball League Explorer Division. For the second night in a row, the WolfPack downed the...
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Parental Leave Could be for Dad, Too By Allison Kite - Should the conversation about paternity leave involve changing the attitude surrounding men as caretakers? Panelists at a think tank-hosted...
2015/01/29 06:21
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Many people with chronic health problems resign themselves to lives of modest activity or no activity at all, thinking vigorous exercise is unsafe or that they lack the stamina for it. But recent...
2015/01/28 20:40
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These are stories Report on Business is following Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. The Canadian dollar tumbled below the 80-cent mark today as oil plumbed new depths. The loonie, as the country’s dollar...
2015/01/28 19:45
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When you were young, what did you dream of being "when you grew up"? Is it what you've ended up doing? You may dismiss those childhood aspirations as unrealistic now you're an adult with...
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Can money bring you happiness? A new study says that in fact, while money cannot increase your joy, it can decrease your sadness. Psychologists and behavioural scientists from University of British...
2015/01/28 16:43
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These are stories Report on Business is following Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. If you're happy and you know it ... It may be an odd measurement, but Canada scores relatively high as the 20th “least...
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... Cornell Real Estate Case Competition: A Hands-on Educational Process Now in its sixth year, the Cornell International Real Estate Case Competition has become a crucible for students interested...
2015/01/28 13:51
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A new social and emotional program with mindfulness techniques, called MindUp, has been shown to successfully help children become more caring and optimistic, improve their math scores and lower their...
2015/01/28 08:55
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Unionized faculty at UNBC has voted nearly 85 per cent in favour of a strike. Photo: UNBC. The University of Northern British Columbia's faculty association made history Jan. 15 when it became the...
2015/01/28 02:39
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Some of British Columbia’s liquor policy changes violate Canada’s international trade obligations, such as the North American free-trade agreement, says a U.S. wine industry group. The Wine...
2015/01/27 21:20
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Businesses praising red tape happens about as frequently as a gourmet chef tossing ketchup on a Kobe steak. But the ban on dumping food scraps in the garbage, which went into effect January 1 in...
2015/01/27 15:33
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Savoring the suffering of others isn’t merely the stuff of Fifty Shades of Grey or Hannibal Lecter. Recent psychology research reveals that most people are more likely to encounter sadism in their...
2015/01/27 08:19
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Peter Bradshaw turns a small, dark-grey core sample fragment in his hands. It looks unremarkable, until one notices tiny bright flecks of what looks like silver catching the light. It’s not silver,...
2015/01/27 07:15
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Newspapers no longer have women’s pages. For complicated reasons I’m reluctant to parse, they now have sections euphemistically devoted to “Style,” “Food,” “Home,” etc., featuring fad diets, exercise...
2015/01/27 05:15
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The University of Colorado is one step closer to hiring a leader for the new College of Media, Communication and Information with the selection of five finalists for the position of founding...
2015/01/27 05:02
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VANCOUVER, British Columbia – The grinding NHL schedule is often broken up into informal segments and the passing of the All-Star break now becomes the beginning of another month-plus push until the...
2015/01/27 01:39
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The list of crimes read out to the International Criminal Court – murder, enslavement, pillaging – painted Dominic Ongwen, a long-time commander for Uganda’s notorious Lord’s Resistance Army, as a...
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Because quinine is commonly prescribed to treat leg cramps, researchers looked at the number of new quinine prescriptions for adults over 50 years of age in British Columbia, Canada, from Dec. 1, 2001...
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