Introducing this one simple thing to your relationship could make it stronger, according to science

Shutterstock A new study has found that couples who use pet names for each other are more likely to be satisfied in their relationship. Americans use nicknames for their partners more than Europeans. The study reinforces previous research which suggests using pet names is a sign of a strong relationship. Whether a classic “baby” or […]

Dozens of prominent activists have been held for months in Saudi Arabia without charge — and the spotlight on the Kingdom’s human rights record is stronger than ever

Saudi Arabia’s human rights record has come under intense scrutiny in recent months.  Earlier this year, the country detained dozens of prominent women’s rights activists — most without access to communication and many who were never formally charged with a crime.  Award-winning campaigner Samar Badawi was arrested in August, which sparked a massive feud between […]

GM’s Charlie Wilson was right: Stronger regulations can help U.S. automakers

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Government/Legal,Green,Buick,Cadillac,Chevrolet,GM,GMC,Electric,Hydrogen GM calls on the feds to provide leadership by mandating zero emissions cars. Continue reading GM’s Charlie Wilson was right: Stronger regulations can help U.S. automakers GM’s Charlie Wilson was right: Stronger regulations can help U.S. automakers originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 26 Oct 2018 16:39:00 […]

17 Proven Tactics for Motivating Employees and Building a Stronger Team

Have there been instances when you noted a drop in your team’s productivity or observed a behavioral change in someone who used to be an excellent performer? Before you blame the team for not being motivated enough or worse still, choose to ignore these warning signs, look inwards and ask yourself if YOU are doing […]

'We became a stronger family': Supporters rally as Humboldt Broncos take ice for home opener

The new Humboldt Broncos will be surrounded by support when they take home ice on Wednesday for their first regular season game since the bus crash in the spring. The Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League team were on their way to Nipawin, Sask., for a playoff game on April 6 when their bus was struck by a […]

US warns Syria response will be ‘stronger’ than ever before if Assad uses chemical weapons again

AP Photo/Hassan Ammar White House National Security Adviser John Bolton warned Syria on Monday that any use of chemical weapons against the Syrian people will result in a “much stronger response” than those following two previous incidents. The warning comes as Syrian, Russian, and pro-regime forces surround Idlib, the last rebel stronghold and the final […]

Bolton promises ‘much stronger’ response if chemical weapons used in Syria

US national security adviser John Bolton has warned that the US, France and UK will launch a ‘much stronger’ response to any chemical weapons attack in Syria, as the US bolsters its regional military presence in preparation. “We’ve tried to convey the message in recent days that if there’s a third use of chemical weapons, […]

Canada's Philibert-Thiboutot looks to finish stronger at Continental Cup track meet

Wondering what could have been, even after running a personal- or season-best time, has been a common theme for Charles Philibert-Thiboutot in recent years. At the NACAC track and field championships last month in Toronto, the Canadian led the men's 1,500 metres until the final 100 when Izaic Yorks and fellow American Patrick Casey passed him, […]

Tropical Storm Gordon is dumping rain on Florida, and getting stronger as it eyes Mississippi

NASA/Handout via REUTERS Tropical Storm Gordon is dumping rain on Florida on Monday evening, and expected to gain in strength as it heads to up the Gulf Coast. Forecasters predict the storm could strengthen to a hurricane over the Gulf of Mexico before it makes landfall in Mississippi on Wednesday. The storm surge along the […]