Between 1917 and 1991 the USSR built hundreds of sanatoriums across its empire. Many of them still survive. https://media.wired.com/photos/5c5cd272e12d7d7653c03eb3/master/pass/01_Michal_Solarski_Wrestler.jpg
Conversations With A Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes on Netflix documents the case of American serial killer Ted Bundy. Bundy confessed to killing 30 women between 1974 and 1978 and potentially many more victims when he was on death row. Bundy tried to appeal his death sentence for the final time in 1989 but was […]
Flickr/sean hobson The government shutdown is ongoing, with no end in sight. The State Department does not have funding during the shutdown. But despite the lapse in funding, the State Department’s passport functions are still operational. Americans can still apply for and renew passports during the shutdown. The timeframe for receiving a new passport will […]
B.C.’s naturopathic college is promising immediate action against practitioners who make false claims and spread anti-vaccination disinformation after finding an “unacceptable” number of violations of its policies.
The Zika virus should remain a concern for some Canadians planning winter vacations in sunny climes, doctors say.
The Canadian curling carousel was furiously spinning during this past off-season as teams were shaking up their lineups to secure their foursomes for this next four-year Olympic cycle. It was almost weekly that teams were announcing their new lineups — keeping track of it all was challenging. But not that the curling season has hit […]
Shutterstock The keto diet is arguably the trendiest diet of the year. It can help with weight loss, weight maintenance, increase energy, and promote healthier skin. Some complain of hunger when trying to follow this diet. Not consuming enough fiber or water could be contributors to hunger. Relying on plant-based dairy and getting inadequate sleep […]
The seemingly irresistible draw of social media scrolls on smartphones can be hard to withstand. But some teens are finding ways to strike a balance. Studies have found slight associations between spending five hours or more online and poorer adolescent well-being in surveys.
What will happen on with sites like Twitch in 2019? Hard to say—but we have some ideas. https://media.wired.com/photos/5c1d18af2020097d13ab8620/master/pass/Ninja_67A5438-w.jpg
#MeToo Miseries EUGENE, SIR: First, let me say I’m totally down with the #MeToo movement. But when men and women are alone, things can get strange. I was having sex with a woman. In the middle, she said to stop. I stopped. She asked to go again, and we did until she said to stop […]