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Stana Katic Co-Hosts The Environmental Media Association Awards With Ed Begley Jr.

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | October 20, 2014 | Canada Living
Going green has never looked this good. Stana Katic co-hosted the 24th annual Environmental Media Association Awards with Ed Begley Jr. on Saturday night in Los Angeles, at an event created to honour sustainable efforts and green initiatives in Hollywood. Begley Jr. arrived at the awards ceremony fashionably...

Ryan Reynolds, Rachel McAdams Among Stars Inducted Into Canada's Walk Of Fame

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | October 19, 2014 | Canada
Ryan Reynolds and Rachel McAdams were among several stars caught red-handed on Saturday night, as they were inducted into Canada's Walk of Fame in Toronto. The two "eh-listers" received their honours opposite five-time Olympic medalist and hockey star Hayley Wickenheiser, former Supreme Court justice Louise Arbour, members of...

A Glimpse Behind The Public-Health Scenes Should Ebola Virus Arrive In Canada

CP | Mohamed Omar | October 20, 2014 | Canada Living
OTTAWA - A man who recently travelled to Sierra Leone walked into a southern Ontario hospital last week, feeling unwell. Four minutes later, he was in quarantine and being tested for the Ebola virus. Those tests on the patient in Belleville proved negative.Should a similar test ever prove positive, according...

Ebola Outbreak: Canada Can Do More, Liberian Ambassador Says

CBC | Maham Abedi | October 18, 2014 | Canada
CBC News is dedicating a special day of coverage to the Ebola crisis on Tuesday. On radio, television and online, we'll explore the facts behind Ebola and answer questions. Be part of the conversation Tuesday by using #ebolafacts on social media or by joining our live chat on CBCNews.ca starting...

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CP | CP | October 20, 2014 | Canada Style
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With concern growing about Ebola in the United States, the CDC is suddenly in the spotlight. Here's why: The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is the government agency in charge of protecting the public's health.While only two cases of Ebola are known to have been transmitted in the...

George Lucas fills in details on art and movie museum, including why he chose Chicago

CP | CP | October 18, 2014 | Canada Style
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CHICAGO - George Lucas is filling in some details on his planned art and movie memorabilia museum, including how the California native settled on Chicago as a location over San Francisco.It was his wife's idea.The "Star Wars" creator told the Chicago Ideas Week forum on Friday that wife Mellody Hobson,...

Miracle Mineral Solution Warning Issued, Health Canada Seizes Product

CP | Mohamed Omar | October 18, 2014 | Canada Living
OTTAWA - Health Canada says anyone who bought a product called Miracle Mineral Solution should stop using it immediately.The agency says the unauthorized product, sold over the Internet as a treatment for serious diseases such as cancer, poses serious health risks if ingested.It says MMS contains sodium chlorite, a chemical...

'Dennis' The Pet Raccoon Sparks Flight From Saskatoon (VIDEO, TWEETS)

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | October 18, 2014 | Canada
A Saskatoon couple has left the city amid concerns that officials could take away "Dennis," a raccoon they keep as a pet. Wendy and Ron Hook met Dennis while living in another part of Saskatchewan last year, The Star Phoenix reported. Their landlord found two baby raccoons in...

What to know about federally run schools for Native American children

CP | CP | October 18, 2014 | Canada Style
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WINSLOW, Ariz. - The federal government finances 183 schools and dormitories for Native American children on or near reservations in 23 states. The schools are some of the nation's lowest performing.An effort is underway to improve them.Five things to know about the Interior Department's Bureau of Indian Education schools:___THE IMPROVEMENT...

Federally run Indian schools can't escape tainted legacy; schools among nation's lowest

CP | CP | October 18, 2014 | Canada Style
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WINSLOW, Ariz. - On a desert outpost miles from the closest paved road, Navajo students at the Little Singer Community School gleefully taste traditional fry bread during the school's heritage week."It reminds us of the Native American people a long time ago," says a smiling 9-year-old, Arissa Chee.The cheer comes...

Health officials fear Ebola may become the new AIDS, but experts note many differences

CP | CP | October 18, 2014 | Canada Style
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NEW YORK, N.Y. - Is Ebola the world's worst infectious disease threat since AIDS?Comparisons between the two deadly diseases surfaced in the last few months as the Ebola outbreak escalated. Both emerged from Africa and erupted into an international health crisis. And both have been a shocking reminder that mankind's...

Sockeye Salmon Run Begins In B.C.'s Adams River (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post B.C. | Sara Harowitz | October 18, 2014 | Canada British Columbia
Sockeye salmon have begun their run in B.C. waters, drawing massive attention to this spectacular — and beautiful — natural cycle. The salmon are travelling several hundred kilometres from the Pacific Ocean over the next few weeks to spawn. Canadian Press photographer Jonathan Hayward was...

Bono Wears Glasses Because He Has Glaucoma (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | October 17, 2014 | Canada Music
OK, Bono-bashers, it's time for you all to feel very badly now. The lead singer of U2 admitted on BBC One's The Graham Norton Show Friday that he wears his trademark sunglasses because he has had glaucoma for the past two decades. From the interview: Norton: "The sunglasses,...

How To Style The Perfect Candy Bar

www.kitchendaily.ca | Joy D'Souza | October 17, 2014 | Canada Living
After a summer of weddings, showers, and parties I'm sure you've encountered a candy bar or two. Don't worry we won't tell your dentist. Dentist bills aside, have you ever wondered how they make them look so Pinterest perfect? Surprisingly it's actually not as difficult as it looks. With a...

Why Yes, You Can Deep-fry Your Pumpkin Spice Latte

www.kitchendaily.ca | Joy D'Souza | October 17, 2014 | Canada Living
First she deep-fried tequila. Now, she's deep-frying this fall's most popular drink. Amy Erickson of Oh Bite It! has done it yet again, this time creating what could arguably be the most nauseating drink-snack hybrid ever: The deep-fried pumpkin spice latte. OK, so she doesn't actually fry the drink --...

Facebook to federal drug agency: Don't use fake profile pages for law enforcement

CP | October 19, 2014 | Canada Style
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WASHINGTON - Facebook wants the Drug Enforcement Administration to confirm that it has stopped operating any fake profile pages on the social network.In a letter Friday to DEA Administrator Michele Leonhart, Facebook's chief security officer, Joe Sullivan, says law enforcement agencies are held to the same community standards as civilian...

This Map Shows Why Almost Nobody Lives In Most Of Canada

Jesse Ferreras | October 17, 2014 | Canada
Canada: land-wise, it's one of the world's biggest countries, but population-wise, it's anything but. A map posted to Imgur on Thursday shows us precisely why. The map comes from the Government of Canada's "Plant Hardiness Site," which contains images showing...

Ebola Fight: Canada Donates Another $30 Million

Maham Abedi | October 17, 2014 | Canada
TORONTO - Canada is contributing an additional $30 million for the international Ebola containment effort, Federal Health Minister Rona Ambrose said Friday.The announcement comes the day after UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon called for additional funding, saying a trust fund the UN opened to finance the Ebola effort only has...

Acorn Squash Recipe: 5 Meals To Eat All Week

Arti Patel | October 17, 2014 | Canada Living
WHAT WE'RE COOKING THIS WEEK: Acorn squash You may have noticed all the different types of squash at your local grocery store lately, and while pumpkins and butternut squash seem to get all the love, this week we're solely focusing on those little green ones. Acorn squash, also...

Celebrities Who Have Adopted Kids

Isabelle Khoo | October 17, 2014 | Canada Living
Being an adoptive parent can be one of the most rewarding experiences. Many Hollywood families know this all too well, as a large handful of them have adopted kids of their own. In regards to being an adoptive parent, Nicole Kidman once said: "Somehow destiny comes into play. These children...
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