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Searching for hidden treasures: Truffle-hunting dogs sniff out pungent fungus prized by chefs

CP | CP | June 29, 2015 | Canada Style
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CARNEROS, Calif. - The growing appetite for truffles is feeding demand for dogs trained to sniff out the pungent fungus prized by chefs and foodies.As more landowners plant orchards in hopes of harvesting truffles, more dogs are being trained to detect the earthy delicacies, which take several years to ripen...

How Yoga Can Help With Anxiety

Arti Patel | June 28, 2015 | Canada Living
It's easy to tell someone who has anxiety to relax, but it's not always easy to actually do it. People battling anxiety are often told to "Get over it," "Relax" or just "push through it," but the best thing you can tell someone to do is breathe. "It...

Caitlyn Jenner Attends New York Pride Event, Films Scenes For Reality Show: Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | June 28, 2015 | Canada Impact
Caitlyn Jenner certainly knows how to own the room! The 65-year-old former Olympian attended a Pride event in New York City on Sunday, and reportedly arrived to a chorus of cheers. Jenner's cheshire grin and bold entrance was captured by revelers on Instagram, and she also got...

Toronto Pride Parade Sees Politicians, Celebrities Unite Despite Downpours

CP | Joanna Adams | June 28, 2015 | Canada Impact
TORONTO - Cold temperatures and a constant drizzle didn't seem to dampen spirits at Toronto's 35th annual Pride parade, which brought together a diverse group of celebrities, politicians and people from all walks of life.Huge crowds lined Toronto's Yonge Street to watch the parade which was themed "Come out and...

Joni Mitchell Home After Aneurysm, Is 'Speaking Well': Conservator

CP | Joanna Adams | June 28, 2015 | Canada Living
UPDATE: Joni Mitchell's friend and conservator Leslie Morris has issued a statement about the star's health on her official webpage. According to Morris, Mitchell is on the mend, and is recovering at home. She writes: "Joni did in fact suffer an aneurysm. However, details that have emerged in...

Gary Oldman, Pierce Brosnan sons make runway modeling debuts for Saint Laurent

CP | CP | June 28, 2015 | Canada Style
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PARIS - Pierce Brosnan and Gary Oldman attended the Saint Laurent Paris show — not as celebrity actors but as proud and genuinely nervous parents.Their sons, Dylan Brosnan and Charlie Oldman made their runway modeling debuts in the show after being discovered by designer Hedi Slimane.Here are the highlights of...

Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Frozen Raw Breaded Chicken Products

CP | Joanna Adams | June 28, 2015 | Canada Living
OTTAWA - The Public Health Agency of Canada says an outbreak of salmonella infections in four provinces has been linked to frozen raw breaded chicken products.The agency says there are 44 cases of salmonella illness — 28 in Ontario, 12 in Quebec, and two each in Nova Scotia and Newfoundland...

B.C. Road Trips With Kids Can Be Fun. Really!

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | June 27, 2015 | Canada British Columbia
Sticks and poop are pretty much all you need to survive a Canadian road trip, according to filmmaker and dad Matthew Clarke.

Canada Loses To England In World Cup Quarter Finals

Canadian Press | Kenny Yum | June 27, 2015 | Canada Living
VANCOUVER -- Canada exited the Women's World Cup in a painful 2-1 quarter-final loss to England on Saturday, undone on defence in a brutal three-minute spell early in the first half. The quarter-final departure is by the numbers for eighth-ranked Canada. But John Herdman's team will feel it should have...

Summer, flowers, colour in air at Paris menswear, as Balmain makes debut

CP | CP | June 27, 2015 | Canada Style
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PARIS - Summer was in the air in Paris menswear collections with white roses and lashings of colours. Meanwhile, fashion-conscious NBA player Amar'e Stoudemire spoke to The Associated Press on the trend to fuse sportswear in ready-to-wear. Here are the highlights from Dior Homme, Kenzo and Balmain's debut menswear show.___FLOWER-FILLED...

This Last Beautiful Paragraph Says Everything About Marriage

The Huffington Post Canada | Kenny Yum | June 27, 2015 | Canada Living
The majority opinion in the case of Obergefell v. Hodges, which gave Americans the right to same-sex marriage, ends with this paragraph that sums up everything there is to say about marriage. The law can be so beautiful.

28 Delicious Fish Taco Recipes For Summer

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | June 27, 2015 | Canada Living
Sangria and guac not included.

Port Alberni Tsunami Warning Test Sound Is Now A Didgeridoo

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | June 27, 2015 | Canada British Columbia
"We wanted something upbeat, happy-inducing and funny."

Deformed mutt named Quasi Modo is crowned World's Ugliest Dog

CP | CP | June 27, 2015 | Canada Style
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PETALUMA, Calif. - A 10-year-old mutt named Quasi Modo, whose spinal birth defects left her a bit hunchbacked, is the winner of this year's World's Ugliest Dog contest.The pit bull-Dutch shepherd mix and her owner took the $1,500 prize Friday night, besting 25 other dogs competing in the contest that...

#LoveWins: 18 Countries Around The World With Equal Marriage Rights

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | June 27, 2015 | Canada Living
Welcome to the club, America. We've been waiting for you.

17 Things To Do In Ottawa This Summer

Joy D'Souza | June 26, 2015 | Canada Living
This is what you should do in Ottawa this summer.


CP | June 29, 2015 | Canada Style
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TORONTO - It might be called "send regret," that panic that sets in after firing off an email or text that you suddenly realize was inappropriate, addressed to the wrong person, or just plain wrong.Google is trying to save Gmail users from their own misguided missives by granting them a...

Courtney Love talks Uber-gate, as Paris spring-summer 2016 menswear collections get quirky

CP | June 26, 2015 | Canada Style
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PARIS - Quirky touches infused the menswear runways in Paris Fashion Week Friday, while Givenchy got serious, reviving its long-neglected couture roots.Fashion attendee Courtney Love, meanwhile, spoke to The AP about being ambushed in a strike over Uber at Charles de Gaulle airport.___GIVENCHY'S UNEXPECTED RETURN TO COUTUREIt was a normal...

How To Get Rid Of Bad Breath

Arti Patel | June 26, 2015 | Canada Living
Bad breath, be gone!

Americans Show Us What Falling In Love With Vancouver Looks Like

Rhianna Schmunk | June 26, 2015 | Canada British Columbia
Welcome to Vancouver, ladies.
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