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Kim Kardashian's Dark Hair Is Back, And We Love It

(0) Comments | Posted March 26, 2015 | 4:34 PM

Kim Kardashian has gone back to the dark side!

That's right, the reality star has officially doffed her blond locks (for now, at least) in favour of the dark brown, almost black hair with which we're so familiar.

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Sophie Hunter's Wedding Dress Is A Beautiful Lace Dream

(0) Comments | Posted March 26, 2015 | 2:34 PM

Wedding bells rang on Valentine's Day for theatre director Sophie Hunter and actor Benedict Cumberbatch.

It was a private event, but Maison Valentino has since posted a picture of Hunter's dress to its Instagram account, taken by Annie Leibovitz for Vogue.

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15 Clever Ways Canadians Said F%&$ Winter And Had Fun Anyway

(0) Comments | Posted March 26, 2015 | 2:29 PM

So, this winter has been a little ridiculous.

Last month's snowfall in the Maritimes broke records and schools were closed due to snow as recently as Monday, after spring had technically arrived.

Winter has done its damnedest to ensure that Canadians have no fun whatsoever.

But...

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Wild Lynx Called With 'Kitty Kitty' In Terrace Bay, Ont.

(0) Comments | Posted March 26, 2015 | 12:05 PM

You wouldn't call a cougar "kitty kitty," would you?

So why a lynx?

Beth-Ann Colebourne apparently couldn't help herself when she spotted a wild feline in Terrace Bay, Ont. on Tuesday.

A video posted to YouTube shows the cat walking calmly at an outdoor mall as people...

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9 Times Canada's Northern Lights Basically Owned The World

(2) Comments | Posted March 25, 2015 | 6:22 PM

We love the northern lights in Canada.

When they show up in winter, they provide a pleasant distraction from icy roads, slushy sidewalks and snow piled so high that you can't reach your car.

But how do our auroras stack up against the rest of the world?

We've had...

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'Dragons' Den' Casts Manjit Minhas, Michele Romanow

(4) Comments | Posted March 25, 2015 | 5:35 PM

The "Dragons' Den" won't quite look the same when production begins on season 10 next month.

Brewer Manjit Minhas and e-commerce entrepreneur Michele Romanow will join Joe Fresh founder Joseph Mimran as new dragons who will grill budding entrepreneurs on the popular...

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This GIF Shows How Much Toronto Grew In 28 Years

(4) Comments | Posted March 25, 2015 | 2:46 PM

Toronto: city on the grow.

That's the best way to describe Hogtown when you look at a GIF showing just how much the city expanded between 1984 and 2012.

The GIF, which comes courtesy of Google, shows development spreading north with plenty of momentum.

The site used Landsat images to produce some astonishing animated time-lapse GIFs as part of a tool that demonstrates how different parts of the world have changed over the course of almost three decades. Introduced in 2013, the tool was developed in partnership with the U.S. Geological Survey, NASA and Time magazine, as part of Google's "Timelapse" project.

You can check it out for yourself right here, and see how other cities in Canada, and around the world, have grown in the same period.

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Air Canada Ad Calls Atlantic Canada A Whole Other Country

(5) Comments | Posted March 25, 2015 | 1:13 PM

Atlantic Canada is a little different from the rest of the country. But that doesn't make it a different one altogether!

Tell that to Air Canada, which recently sent an ad via email pitching discounted flights between "Canada and Atlantic Canada," reports CBC News.

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Groot Helped Vin Diesel Recover After Paul Walker Died

(1) Comments | Posted March 24, 2015 | 6:31 PM

Vin Diesel was in a difficult place after his friend and "Fast and the Furious" costar Paul Walker died.

But when "Guardians of the Galaxy" director James Gunn approached him with the possibility of voicing the role of a talking tree, he found something that helped him mourn.

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Fort McMurray Real Estate Sales Dove Almost 65 Per Cent In February: Report

(14) Comments | Posted March 24, 2015 | 5:08 PM

Fort McMurray real estate sales are in freefall as the price of oil continues its downward slide.

Numbers released by the Fort McMurray Real Estate Board show that total sales there, along with the communities of Saprae Creek, Gregorie Lake and Anzac, plummeted by 64.7 per...

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'X-Files' Returning To Fox For Six-Part Revival

(5) Comments | Posted March 24, 2015 | 2:42 PM

It's official: The truth is still out there, and Fox Mulder and Dana Scully are coming back to find it.

"The X-Files," which was shot in Vancouver during its nine-season run from 1993 to 2002, is coming back to Fox in six parts, series creator Chris Carter announced Tuesday.

"I...

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Ottawa Bluesfest 2015 Lineup Includes Iggy Azalea, Weird Al, Keith Urban

(4) Comments | Posted March 24, 2015 | 12:23 PM

Iggy Azalea, Jason Aldean and The Tragically Hip are just a few of the major acts that will feature at Ottawa Bluesfest 2015.

The annual music festival will take place at the city's LeBreton Flats from July 8 to 19, and bring a slate of artists who...

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Toronto Real Estate Price Gap Grew In February: RealNet

(2) Comments | Posted March 24, 2015 | 8:15 AM

This is what the price gap between new homes and condos looks like in Toronto right now.

That's right: it's a big, yawning chasm, not unlike the Moon Door on "Game of Thrones."

The gap between the cost to buy a new home versus a...

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Horse, Alpaca BFFs Should Be Adopted Out Together, If Possible: SPCA

(0) Comments | Posted March 24, 2015 | 7:13 AM

The fox and the hound. The goat and the donkey.

Now, the horse and the alpaca.

The Ontario SPCA is trying to adopt out Lexi, a Belgian/Clydesdale horse, and alpaca George, who have "always lived together and have a very strong bond," said...

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Carey Price Gets A Gift From Home. Chokes Up. Then So Do We.

(8) Comments | Posted March 23, 2015 | 11:06 PM

Trent Leon doesn't say much.

But when it came time for the boy from Anahim Lake, B.C. to meet hometown hero Carey Price, he had to speak up.

Leon features in a video posted to YouTube last Friday for the Air Canada Foundation titled, "A boy and 3...

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White Powder Sent To Canadian Senators, But It's Not Toxic

(19) Comments | Posted March 23, 2015 | 3:26 PM

The Senate was placed on alert Monday after an "unknown white powder" was received at the offices of two separate members, though it later turned out to be non-toxic.

Mike McDonald, director of the Senate Protective Service, issued a note alerting all members and staff of the upper chamber that...

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Giant Snowman Of Olaf From 'Frozen' Stuns Community Outside Montreal

(0) Comments | Posted March 23, 2015 | 2:31 PM

Do you want to build a snowman? If so, go big.

That seems to be the philosophy that 21-year-old Benoit Sabourin adopted when he built an approximately 20-foot snowman of Olaf, a character from Disney's "Frozen," in his parents' front yard in St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que., a city outside Montreal.

He started...

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Found Bunny At Nova Scotia Museum Enjoys The Cutest Tour We've Seen Yet

(1) Comments | Posted March 23, 2015 | 1:09 PM

We think the next great Canadian children's book has just found its inspiration.

The Nova Scotia Museum carried out possibly the cutest tour we've seen yet when it took a stuffed bunny left behind at the facility to look at a series of exhibits, and tweeted its visit...

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Ariana Grande's Celine Dion Impression Is Uncanny

(4) Comments | Posted March 21, 2015 | 2:55 PM

First we saw Christina Aguilera absolutely nail a Britney Spears impression on "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon," and laughed hysterically.

Now, Ariana Grande has gone on the show and impersonated Celine Dion. And made us laugh all over again.

The "Problem" singer was talking to Fallon when...

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Wooden Temple In Londonderry, Northern Ireland To Burn To The Ground

(2) Comments | Posted March 20, 2015 | 9:04 PM

Londonderry, Northern Ireland has seen plenty of fire throughout its history.

But the people of the city, which was a hotbed of conflict during the Troubles, will nevertheless see something very unique when a wooden temple located there goes up in flames on Saturday night.

The temple, standing...

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