This week (Dec. 7, 2017) marks 76 years since the Japanese warplanes attacked Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Soon after, in this country, Prime Minister Mackenzie King's Cabinet called for the wartime evacuation of Japanese Canadians, showing just how easily...Read More»
To Hitler, she was the most dangerous woman in Europe.
Queen Elizabeth, the charming consort of King George VI (and mother of our current queen, Elizabeth II), had plenty of common sense, a sympathetic nature - and a backbone of steel. Her reaction to...Read More»
The sparkling, naked dancer catches your eye the moment you enter the gallery. Poised en pointe on one foot, arms akimbo, head exuberantly thrown back,...Read More»
Putting romance under the microscope. Here, six surprising ways love can affect body and spirit.
Psychologists at the University of California,...Read More»
An unfamiliar unease dogged me one long-ago summer at a farm on the plains between Regina and Moose Jaw, Sask. I was there to work with horses, but the...Read More»
The cheapest, most effective way to look more youthful and benefit health and longevity is good posture. And it doesn't require pills or potions –...Read More»
They're all gone. With the death of Emma Morano, 117, at her home in Verbania, Italy, not one person born in the 19th century is thought to be alive...Read More»
Canada and Britain declared war on Germany on August 4, 1914. For three years before the Battle of Vimy Ridge—near Arras, France—Canadian...Read More»
The Dragon's Back trail winds, as dragons' spines must, along the top of a ridge on the southeast arm of Hong Kong Island. Off in the distance, isolated...Read More»
No rest for the wicked takes on a whole new meaning as the years add up. Here, smart strategies to help you get a good night's sleep.
A lot goes on...Read More»
When Tony Luciani's mother came to live with him, neither she nor the artist could have predicted the surreal journey that was about to begin.