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Buying my own place was an impossible dream – here’s how it came true
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Buying my own place was an impossible dream – here’s how it came true

If someone had told me at the start of last year that I’d be living in – scratch that – owning a two-bedroom loft apartment with a suntrap of a terrace, I’d have rolled my cynical eyes. As a Generation …

‘Million Dollar Listing New York’ Recap: Difficult Clients & Big Deals
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‘Million Dollar Listing New York’ Recap: Difficult Clients & Big Deals

The pressure was on, as huge as the deals they have to make, on Thursday’s episode of Million Dollar Listing New York. Here’s the recap of what transpired.

Fredrik Eklund got the assignment of his life

Fredrik met with Ian …

Monterey Pop celebrates 50th with Eric Burdon, Norah Jones
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Monterey Pop celebrates 50th with Eric Burdon, Norah Jones

A pair of women walk with flowers in their hair during the Monterey International Pop Festival Friday, June 16, 2017, in Monterey, Calif. The festival turned 50 on Friday and celebrated its anniversary by kicking off… (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

MONTEREY, …

Mastodon the band’s response to Mastodon the platform is metal AF
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Mastodon the band’s response to Mastodon the platform is metal AF

Rock and roll and social media

As the buzz about new open-source social platform Mastodon spread round the internet, some not in the know might have been puzzled and asked themselves, "Wait, noted metal band Mastodon has their own social …

Katey Sagal Calls Out Married…With Children For Its Misogyny!
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Katey Sagal Calls Out Married…With Children For Its Misogyny!

It’s been 30 years since Married…with Children hit our TV screens!

And now, Katey Sagal, who played bonbon-obsessed Peg Bundy, is speaking out about the show, specifically calling out its misogyny.

In an interview with AOL, the actress …

Nexen joins ConocoPhillips in cutting oil sands output: sources
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Nexen joins ConocoPhillips in cutting oil sands output: sources

ConocoPhillips has reduced output at its 140,000 bpd Surmont project. (ConocoPhillips)

Two oil sands producers in northern Alberta have cut production at their facilities due to a shortage of synthetic crude, market sources said on Thursday, causing Canadian and U.S. …

Delia’s chocolate mousse could save you from therapy
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Delia’s chocolate mousse could save you from therapy

Chocolate for dessert: what’s not to like? Chocolate: good. Puddings: good. Combine the two and you have the dessert of your dreams, whether it be brownies, trifle or cake.

Except the sad truth of most chocolate-based recipes is that the …

U.S. Airstrikes in Syria: Fallout Around the World
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U.S. Airstrikes in Syria: Fallout Around the World

■ The United States fired 59 Tomahawk missiles on Thursday at an airfield in Syria from which officials said a chemical weapons attack originated this week.

■ Russian forces, which were in the area, were given no more than 90 …

Mission nearly impossible this spring: Finding a home to buy
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Mission nearly impossible this spring: Finding a home to buy

Anyone eager to buy a home this spring probably has reasons to feel good. The job market is solid. Average pay is rising. And mortgage rates, even after edging up of late, are still near historic lows.

And then there’s …

Canada shows leadership in advancing human rights
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Canada shows leadership in advancing human rights

Amid backlash against advancing LGBT rights, it falls to Canada and its allies to defend those who are persecuted because of their identity – and Bill C-16 is a step forward

Justin Trudeau speaks during a pride flag raising ceremony …