September 1, 2015

Migrants Risking Their Lives Need Your Help, Not Just Your Sympathy

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Thousands are dying at sea, in detention and on the way to what they hope are better lives. They deserve more than our empathy, understanding and compassion. They also deserve -- and need -- a helping hand.

University Bans Headdresses, Fake Dreadlocks, Bandanas For Frosh Week

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German Priest Goes Above And Beyond To Help Refugees

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Freed Bears Feel Grass For 1st Time In 20 Years

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McDonald's Cuts Ties With Chicken Supplier After Abuse Video

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This Set Of Dishes Is Designed For People With Dementia

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Is Gun Control The Solution To Mass Shootings? (Yes)

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Cyber-Safety Act Inspired By Rehtaeh Parsons Challenged In Court

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Meet The World's First 'Unstealable' Bike

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Canadian Actress Grills Ted Cruz On LGBT Rights

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Incredible Corn Maze Honours Terry Fox Marathon Anniversary

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Calgary Cab Driver Returns $10,000 To Passenger

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Dad Drives From Prairies To See The Ocean Before He Goes Blind

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Prof Who Collected Bottles For 25 Years Leaves $1 Million To UBC

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These NASA Satellite Images Paint A Grim Picture For Las Vegas

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This Road Recharges Electric Cars While You Drive

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WATCH: Are These Casting Calls Racist?

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Pages From This 'Drinkable Book' Can Purify Water By 99.9%

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Gravestone Unveiled For Tina Fontaine As Family Hopes For Answers

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Roosh V's Toronto Lecture Took Place Despite Protests: Report

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'Stop Harper' Sign Removal Plagues B.C. City

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David Denson Becomes First Openly Gay Professional Baseball Player

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'Largest, Loudest And Best Parapan Am Games Ever' Close With A Bang

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Janelle Monáe's #BlackLivesMatter Track Is Required Listening

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Meet The People Fighting B.C.'s Wildfires

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We Could End Homelessness In Canada. But It'll Cost You $46

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How Twitter Amplified The Voices Of Black Activists After #Ferguson

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Jays' David Price Drops Jose Bautista, For A Good Cause

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Saskatchewan Mountie Busts A Move At Powwow

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This Party Will Help People With Disabilities Explore Sex

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These Mounties Want PTSD Sufferers To Know They're Not Alone

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Toronto Mayor Tells Pickup Artist He's Not Welcome

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Frogs Kept Jumping Into Her Pool, So She Turned It Into A Habitat

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Adopted Daughter Tearfully Reads Letter Her Mom Wrote 20 Years Ago

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