Prince William, Kate meet PM Imran Khan in Pakistan

Prince William, Kate meet PM Imran Khan in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD — Prince William and his wife Kate on Tuesday met Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan, a former international cricket star who the prince played cricket with in London as a child. The royal couple, on a five-day visit, also toured a school and a national park in the capital Islamabad where they chatted with […]

Would you save 70% of your income so you could retire early? Meet FIRE advocate Scott Rieckens, on track to retire at 41

Would you save 70% of your income so you could retire early? Meet FIRE advocate Scott Rieckens, on track to retire at 41

Want to retire at age 41? Author and documentary filmmaker Scott Rieckens is on track to do it. But it’s not easy: he and his wife first had to transform their lavish lifestyle based on the principles of the controversial FIRE movement. FIRE stands for “Financial Independence, Retire Early” and for some it means severe […]

Meet a guy who converts gas-guzzling cars into electric vehicles 

Meet a guy who converts gas-guzzling cars into electric vehicles 

Hello, people! This is our weekly newsletter on all things environmental, where we highlight trends and solutions that are moving us to a more sustainable world. (Sign up here to get it in your inbox every Thursday.) This week: Meet a guy who converts gas-guzzling cars into electric vehicles  Which countries have the most tree cover? How scientist and […]

Meet 23andMe’s Interns

Meet 23andMe’s Interns

By Lily Brickman, 23andMe Communications Intern 23andMe’s second official internship program included 28 interns across a number of teams and in a variety of different roles. Our interns this year come from universities all over the country and are at varying points in their education and careers. The program is run by run by Maddy […]

Federer, Djokovic to meet in Wimbledon final for 3rd time

Federer, Djokovic to meet in Wimbledon final for 3rd time

Roger Federer waited 11 years to get another shot at Rafael Nadal on Centre Court. This one was a semifinal, not a final. It was settled in four sets, not five. Felt like just as much of a classic contest, though, one that anyone present is not likely to forget. That, of course, includes Federer, […]

Meet Toronto’s financial adviser taking care of NHL players’ big bucks

Meet Toronto’s financial adviser taking care of NHL players’ big bucks

Don’t ask financial adviser Chris Moynes which team he’s backing in the National Hockey League’s Stanley Cup championship. Moynes, 48, handles roughly 10 per cent of the NHL’s active-player roster, about 75 players, and his loyalty lies with his clients. The trouble is, he’s had at least one on most of the contending teams throughout […]

'You win or you die' — who will meet which fate as Game of Thrones nears conclusion

'You win or you die' — who will meet which fate as Game of Thrones nears conclusion

NOTE: The following story includes spoilers from Season 7 and theories about Season 8 of HBO’s Game of Thrones If you have stuck around for the last eight years, diligently keeping tab of entangling dynasties, marginal storylines (hello, Dorne!) and endless characters that make up Game of Thrones, you know that the long-awaited culmination of HBO’s fantasy series is coming, as the […]

Facebook announces changes to political advertising to meet new federal rules

Facebook announces changes to political advertising to meet new federal rules

OTTAWA—Facebook is launching a new advertisement library that will capture detailed information about political ads targeted at voters in Canada, including who pays for them and whom they target. The move is part of the social-media giant’s response to changes the Trudeau government has made to Canada’s election laws aimed at stopping bad actors — […]