The pair were playing for England and Ireland in the Star Sixes competition when sparks flew on the pitch. Owen appeared to kick out at his former team-mate McAteer, to which the Irishman reacted furiously. Both players ended up on the floor as Joe Cole and David Dunn rushed in to separate them. But McAteer […]
A new gaming platform called Meditations could be a great fit for people who love playing those random online games a few minutes a day to decompress. It promises to launch one new “tiny game” every day in 2019, each one accompanied by text to serve as a “meditation, distraction, lesson or inspiration.” According to […]
After 13 years, the world junior hockey championship is back in British Columbia. Co-hosts Vancouver and Victoria will split first round games as the tournament gets underway Wednesday in both cities. Canada enters the tournament as favourites to repeat as gold medallists following last year’s victory in Buffalo, but faces strong squads from the United […]
Dr Project/Shutterstock We recently ranked all 50 US states and Washington, DC based on how average each state was. The ranking was based on 38 social, economic, and demographic measures, mostly from the Census Bureau’s 2017 American Community Survey. We measured how far each state was from the average among the states and DC for […]
Two darts stars have kicked up a stink by accusing each other of farting on stage and creating a “rotten” smell during a Grand Slam clash in Wolverhampton, UK. Scotland’s Gary Anderson and Dutchman Wesley Harms have each blamed the other for being behind the noxious air on stage as they met in the Grand […]
An unfortunately-shaped statue of an owl in the Serbian city of Kikinda has provoked ridicule both internationally and at home, with a nearby city, which also has an ambiguously shaped statue, offering some “fraternization.” Kikinda is famous for the owls that nest there in the fall, and decided to celebrate the feathery citizens with a […]
Canada’s territories are spending the most per capita on costs related to substance use, according to a report released Thursday.
A Swedish sex toy brand is giving its employees 4 ‘self love’ days off each year because it thinks they’ll be more productive if they have more orgasms
Shutterstock Swedish sex toy brand LELO is giving its employees four extra days off every year to let them have more orgasms. The idea is that staff who are more sexually fulfilled will be more productive. Studies show that orgasms make people happier, which could make them better workers. From encouraging lunchbreak strolls to installing […]
The iPhone would not be such a smart phone without GPS, a touch screen or the internet. And who funded the development of those technologies? U.S. taxpayers, observes Mariana Mazzucato, who believes the state can be the boldest innovator, and ignoring it in Silicon Valley mythmaking is “extremely dangerous.” She points out that even the […]
HIGH blood pressure is a common condition but it can lead to serious health complications if left untreated. To prevent and control the condition eating a healthy, balanced diet is recommended. So when it comes to the first meal of the day, breakfast, what should you be eating?