Entries by Kenny Yum from 11/2011

Veterans Seeing Poppy Red Over Hate Cartoon

Posted 11.01.2011 | Canada
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Patrick Reidy says it makes his blood boil. When Reidy, an 86-year-old veteran, has arrived for his volunteer, eight-hour shift to distribute poppies ...

Canadian Billionaire Gets Bail In U.K. Bribery Case

Posted 11.01.2011 | Canada

A prominent Canadian billionaire based in the United Kingdom, who is charged in connection with a bribery scandal relating to contracts fo...

Face In Tumour: Testicular Growth Shocks Doctors After Ultrasound

Posted 11.02.2011 | Canada

UPDATE: So many readers have sent in their own pictures that we've created another gallery of surprising images here. People see the strangest thin...

Jesus And Other Surprising Images Caught By Readers (PHOTOS)

Posted 11.03.2011 | Canada

Our story on the shocking ultrasound that looked like a man's face on a testicular tumour sparked a slew of submissions by HuffPost readers. It’s...

Canada Unemployment: Economy Sheds 54,000 Jobs In October

Posted 11.04.2011 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's jobs market suffered its biggest loss in 2 1/2 years last month, driving the unemployment rate up two notches to 7.3 per cent as the...

Professor Questions Honorary Degree For Don Cherry

Posted 11.04.2011 | Canada
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Don Cherry, a huge advocate of our men and women in the military, has been selected to receive an honorary doctorate from Royal Military College -- bu...

Boomers, Seniors Embracing Facebook, Study Finds

Posted 11.09.2011 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Older Canadians are increasingly following their younger counterparts into the world of social media, with Facebook by far the most popular ...

Employment Insurance: Liberal Bob Rae Urges Freeze Of EI Premiums

Posted 11.09.2011 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Bob Rae is questioning whether payroll taxes are the best way to financially support out-of-work Canadians.The interim Liberal leader said We...

Quebec ADQ Merger: Gerard Deltell In Talks With Coalition For Quebec's Future

Posted 11.09.2011 | Canada

QUEBEC - The Action democratique du Quebec insists it's not dead yet — just discussing the terms of its demise.The party's leader, Gerard Deltell, h...

Quebec Tuition Strike: Students To Take To Streets Against Rising Fees

Posted 11.10.2011 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - There was unrest in the land of low-cost university tuition, with thousands of Quebec students marching through the streets Thursday demand...

Remembrance Day Afghanistan: Canadians, Minister Mark Final Nov. 11 In Kandahar

Posted 11.11.2011 | Canada Politics

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan - Fighter jets roared through the cloudless Afghan sky and Chinook helicopters hovered overhead as Canadians marked a final Reme...

Remembrance Day Photos: The World Marks November 11

Posted 11.11.2011 | Canada

For a few minutes in each timezone in this land, citizens and veterans come to a pause to reflect on Remembrance Day. In Kandahar, Canadian troops...

APEC Summit: Canada On Sidelines As U.S. Presses Ahead With Key Partnership

Posted 11.12.2011 | Canada Politics

HONOLULU, Hawaii - It's a trade deal being heralded as a model for the economic future, but Canada won't let go of its economic past to become a membe...

White Point Beach Resort Fire: Firefighters Battle Blaze At Historic Resort

Posted 11.12.2011 | Canada

WHITE POINT, N.S. - Firefighters from several detachments in Nova Scotia spent about six hours battling a roaring blaze at a resort on the province's ...

Grande Prairie Warriors, Month After Teammates Die Crash, Lose Quarter-Final Game

Posted 11.12.2011 | Canada

EDMONTON - The season is finally over for an Alberta high school football team which overcame the loss of four players to advance to the playoffs for ...

Toews Dismisses 'Secret' Gun-Registry Memo

Posted 11.16.2011 | Canada Politics

Public Safety Minister Vic Toews has dismissed an internal government memo that suggests scrapping the long-gun registry could result in an increase i...

Canadian Servers Hosting Syrian Government Websites, Report Says

Posted 11.17.2011 | Canada Business

TORONTO - A report by a University of Toronto think tank says a number of Syrian government websites are being hosted by servers based in Canada.The r...

'Grumpy Old Man' Sets Off House Manners Debate

Posted 11.24.2011 | Canada Politics

A war of words over support for TransCanada's Keystone XL project set off an unexpected debate on decorum in the House of Commons Thursda...

BlackBerry Bold 9790s: Indonesians Get First Crack At New Device

Posted 11.25.2011 | Canada Business

JAKARTA, Indonesia - It was the kind of buzz beleaguered BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (TSX:RIM) would ordinarily dream about.Thousands of Indon...