Heather Babcock's old neighbourhood is a difficult place to be nostalgic.
The English and dance teacher at Vancouver's Windermere Secondary grew up in the Dunbar area on the city's west side.
She recalls a busy community on the edge of a vast forest, where houses looked like cabins and kids...
A B.C. restaurant is no longer serving a cocktail named after a notorious Canadian serial killer after receiving a complaint last month.
Michael Phelps became a frightening meme when TV cameras caught his game face before the 200-metre butterfly semi-final on Monday.
The Olympic diving pool at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre in Rio de Janeiro was briefly closed Friday as the water remained green, two days after officials said it would be blue again.
The whole facility also "smells like a fart," according to one German athlete.
The closure was noted...
Olympic athletes are often remembered for their triumphs. But sometimes they endure moments of pain that are just too visceral to forget.
One of those moments came Wednesday, when Armenian weightlifter Andranik Karapetyan injured his elbow while competing in the 77-kilogram category at the...
The Olympics provide excuses for many things: loud cheering, noise-making, and general tomfoolery that wouldn't be socially acceptable outside the Games.
Mess with English grammar, however, and Twitter users will have something to say about it.
When commentators use "medal" as a verb. #Rio2016
Armenian weightlifter Andranik Karapetyan is out of the 2016 Olympic Games after sustaining a horrific elbow injury while trying to lift 195 kilograms on Wednesday.
Warning: The video above and the following images may disturb some readers.
Karapetyan, a gold medal winner at the 2016 European...
Cable TV is for watching Canadian Olympians give their all in pursuit of a medal.
Instagram is for watching them unwind.
Team Canada has been active on the social network throughout the Games, showing off everything they do to prepare for competition. And how they chill outside of it.
Training for the Olympics is tough enough, and it can't help when people are mocking the shape of your body.
Ethiopian swimmer Robel Kiros Habte was taunted after competing in a 100-metre freestyle heat at the Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday.
The U.S. women's soccer team are World Cup champions and Olympic gold medal winners, now looking to defend their title at the Summer Games in Rio.
So why in the world did the U.S. Soccer Federation (USSF) use a man to hype up one of their games?
Olympic divers found themselves plunging into a greener shade of water during Tuesday's events, and no one understands how that happened.
You see, this is what the pool inside the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre looked like on Sunday:
And this is what Canadian bronze medallists...
Canadian journalists covering the Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro haven't held back their complaints about the country's food and drinks.
Last week, Globe and Mail columnist Gary Mason showed just how long it takes to wait for a meal:
Maybe I'm not...
Penny Oleksiak and Taylor Ruck made history when they won Canada's first two medals at the 2016 Summer Olympics.
And they did it in more ways than one.
The swimmers are officially the first Olympic medalists to have been born in the 2000s, the Canadian Olympic Team confirmed...
A pair of Vancouver-area real estate agents are being slammed after they sent a "sympathy note" to a man whose wife died, complete with business cards.
The widower's daughter, Lauri Smith Bowie, posted the letter to Facebook on Sunday.
"Dear Mr. Smith," it read. "So sorry to hear...
When Michael Phelps darted his way to a 19th Olympic gold medal during the 100-metre freestyle relay on Sunday, all that many people could focus on were the welts on his shoulders and back.
No, his coaches haven't been...
Canada was positively kicked by Germany in a field hockey game at the Olympics on Saturday.
Luckily for the Great White North, all that most people could talk about were the names of two German players: Linus Butt and Florian Fuchs.
The Olympic opening ceremony may have been light on many of the social issues facing Rio de Janeiro.
But it was heavy on climate change — even if it sent a mixed message.
When it came time to present the Olympic rings, the ceremony displayed them with a series of...
Peter Mansbridge didn't exactly give a gold medal performance on the first night of the Rio Olympics.
First, BuzzFeed noted that the CBC News anchor was a total Debbie Downer throughout the opening ceremony.
Oh man, CBC's Pete Mansbridge is chiming in with the...
A roar came over the crowd at Rio de Janeiro's Maracanã stadium at the Olympic opening ceremony on Friday night.
But it wasn't for the Brazilian team — that would come later.
Instead, tens of thousands of people stood up and cheered for the Refugee Olympic Team....
Americans don't always prefer Canadian broadcasts to their own.
But when they do, it's the opening ceremony of the 2016 Olympics in Rio.
Twitter lit up with complaints about NBC coverage of the Games on Friday night, as people slammed the network's one-hour broadcast delay and a torrent...