Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Pasta with Spinach, Artichokes and Ricotta

There are never enough pasta recipes, right? Here's a quick one that combines creamy ricotta, spinach, and artichoke hearts, topped a crunchy mix of...

Michael B. Jordan, Idris Elba among Golden Globe presenters

Michael B. Jordan, Ben Stiller and Idris Elba are among the presenters announced for Sunday's Golden Globe Awards. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/golden-globe-2019-presenters-1.4964468?cmp=rss

Reliance on food pantries can make healthy eating difficult

(Reuters Health) - - People who rely on food pantries for their meals may not receive enough dairy, fruits or vegetables to get all the nutrients they need for a healthy diet, two recent studies suggest....

‘It’s heartbreaking’: More parents allege Banana Boat sunscreen burned their kids

Shayna Pickle says her five-year-old son got badly burned this month after wearing Banana Boat sunscreen. The Bracebridge, Ont., woman blames the sunscreen, so she posted...

Opioid stats coming into focus, but impact on Indigenous communities largely unknown

The parking lot at the gas station on this New Brunswick reserve is empty except for a lone man sitting on a bench, sipping a...

John Perry Barlow, Grateful Dead lyricist and internet pioneer, dies at 70

John Perry Barlow, the Wyoming-born Grateful Dead lyricist who later co-founded the Electronic Frontier Foundation, has died in his sleep at age...

Nobel Prize in Literature won’t be awarded this year due to scandal

The Swedish Academy announced Friday that the Nobel Prize in Literature will not be awarded this year, on the grounds that the...

Sequoia Fund wins dismissal of lawsuit over huge Valeant stake

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York state judge has dismissed a lawsuit accusing the Sequoia Fund, known for its ties to Warren Buffett, of recklessly making a huge, disastrous investment in Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc , causing billions of dollars of losses....

Netflix eating disorders film To the Bone likely to raise controversy

It's been nine years since Hope Virgo battled anorexia in hospital in Bristol, England, and in that time she's avoided watching anything depicting the...

Travellers to Mexico warned about tainted alcohol after woman dies

The U.S. State Department is warning tourists going to Mexico about reports of tainted or substandard alcohol causing drinkers to become sick or pass...