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Parts of northern B.C. asked to restrict water use as drought level raised

VICTORIA — People in parts of northern British Columbia are being asked to voluntarily reduce water consumption because it has been warm and dry. The Peace, Upper Fraser East and Upper Fraser West areas are listed at Level 3 drought conditions, which requires all surface-water and groundwater users including municipalities, farmers and industry to reduce […]

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Friends of slain Colorado pregnant woman say she was worried her husband was cheating and was thinking about leaving him

Friends of Shanann Watts said she expressed fears her husband Chris was cheating on her before she was found dead on Thursday. Chris Watts was arrested in connection to the deaths of his wife and their two young daughters — 3-year-old Celeste and 4-year-old Bella — late Wednesday. The bodies of Shanann and her daughters […]

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Dietitians explain why the so-called ‘Dutch diet’ isn’t as trendy as it seems

Some news articles have touted the “Dutch diet” as a way to improve brain health. A recent study of Dutch people found those with higher-quality diets were linked to larger brains. But this so-called diet isn’t necessarily as trendy as it seems. The study judged diet quality using the Dutch dietary guidelines, which recommend fruits, […]

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Teachers share 23 things they’d love to tell their students but can’t

Teachers and educators are full of usefull information for students and their parents. But sometimes, beurocracy, classroom management, and other outside factors can prevent teachers from being completely candid with their students. To help kids succeed in school and out in the real world, we asked teachers to share what insight they’d love to pass […]