Mom Bills Son $40K To Show Him Just How Good He Has It

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Prestwich | Posted 03.15.2016 | Canada Parents

The invoice included a $1,000 charge for “being an a**hole."

Wynne Defends $6,000-A-Head Fundraising Dinner

CP | Keith Leslie, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.08.2017 | Canada Politics

"The money to run a party has to come from somewhere."

Girl Scouts Refuse Massive Donation For All The Right Reasons

The Huffington Post Canada | Brittany Goldfield Rodrigues | Posted 06.30.2015 | Canada Parents

Here's why Girl Scouts returned $100,000.

Ezra Levant Loses Libel Case (And $80,000) For Calling Law Student A Jihadist

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 11.27.2014 | Canada Business

Ezra Levant makes his living saying things most people would never say. Now he's going to have to pay for it. On Thursday, Ontario Superior Court J...

Rent This Vancouver Penthouse For Only $25,000/Month

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 11.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Here's a deal you can't refuse: a fully furnished, 5,400 sq.-ft. penthouse with an outdoor pool in the heart of Vancouver's Yaletown is available to r...

Why Mandel Expensed $69,000 In Hockey Tickets

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 10.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

Former Edmonton mayor Stephen Mandel is defending his decision to expense nearly $70,000 worth of hockey tickets during his last five years in office....

Frantic Distress Call = $20,000 Phone Bill

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 08.28.2014 | Canada Alberta

Former Alberta deputy premier Thomas Lukaszuk said the $20,000 phone bill he racked up while vacationing was due to a potentially violent family dispu...

Surprise, Surprise: Albertan Politician Racks Up $20,000 Phone Bill

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 08.25.2014 | Canada Alberta

Thomas Lukaszuk has apologized for racking up more than $20,000 in international data roaming charges and sticking Alberta taxpayers with the bill. ...

Drake's OVO Fest Gets $300,000 From Taxpayers, Twitter Gets Angry

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 03.20.2014 | Canada Music

Although it might seem like he doesn't need the money to stage it, multi-millionaire rapper Drake's upcoming OVO Fest will receive a $300,000 grant fr...

Redford To Self: 'Don't Be An Idiot'

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 03.19.2014 | Canada Alberta

It's no secret that Alberta Premier Alison Redford has had a tough couple of weeks. Not only have two Tory MLAs resigned from caucus, with others ...

What $300,000 Will Buy You In B.C.

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.09.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Do you dream of having a spacious home, amazing open spaces, incredible views — at a price you can afford? Well, perhaps it's time to start think...

This Bottle Of Whiskey Is $628,000

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Living

A bottle of malt whisky has gone under the hammer in Hong Kong for the record-breaking sum of HK$4.9 million ($628,205), an auction house says. The...

Would You Give Up A Kidney For $10,000?

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

Paying living kidney donors $10,000 could boost donations and cost effectively improve quality of life for people who would otherwise be on dialysis, ...

Convicted Chief's $47,625 Payout

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.12.2013 | Canada Alberta

CARLYLE, Sask. - The chief of a Saskatchewan First Nation who has been sentenced to jail time for sexually assaulting a teenage girl has resigned and ...

Harb Did Nothing Wrong, Lawyer Says

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.08.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Sen. Mac Harb is defending his decision to borrow $230,000 from an Ottawa businessman by mortgaging several of his properties — including t...

A Win For Flood-Stricken Calgarians

CP | Laurence Heinen, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.28.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - After running for 172 yards and two touchdowns on Friday, Jon Cornish said he wished he could have done more.Cornish led the Calgary Stamped...

Duffy and Wright Are Spin Doctors, Not Heroes

Craig Scott | Posted 07.17.2013 | Canada Politics
Craig Scott

In Mr. Fife's reporting this week, he alleges that back in February Prime Minister Harper's Chief of Staff Nigel Wright gave Senator Mike Duffy $90,000 so that Mr. Duffy could pay back a massive amount of expenses. From all this emerged an effort by the Conservative distortion machine to make Mike Duffy -- and, after his role was revealed, Nigel Wright too -- into some sort of ethical heroes. This is a strange way to behave "honourably."


CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.03.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - North American stock markets moved higher Friday after a surprise improvement in the U.S. jobless rate helped the Dow Jones industrials clim...

Homeless Woman Who Returned $10K Heartbroken

CBC | Posted 03.23.2013 | Canada Alberta

The story of a homeless Calgary woman who found more than $10,000 in a purse on the street and returned it to the owners was voted Calgary's most hear...

B.C. Labour Minister Rules Out Wage Increase

CBC | Posted 11.03.2012 | Canada British Columbia

B.C. Labour Minister Margaret MacDiarmid has said her government will not be increasing the wages of 27,000 government workers in the near future, des...

Guess How Much Premier Alison Redford Spent?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.31.2012 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Premier Alison Redford was the biggest spender of all Alberta political party leaders during the spring election campaign.Redford spent abo...

Julian Assange Fools the World Again

Peter Worthington | Posted 08.26.2012 | Canada
Peter Worthington

If further evidence was necessary to prove that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is a man of limited and flexible ethics, well, the guy himself has provided it. Instead of returning to his place of overnight confinement as decreed in his bail agreement, Assange sought refuge in London's Ecuadorian embassy and applied for political asylum.

How To Have A Wedding For Under $5,000 (PHOTOS)

2 For Couples | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style

Weddings can cost a fortune. But they don't have to break the bank if you're not married to the idea of a wearing couture gown or lighting fireworks d...

Harper Tells Defence Chief To Pay For Pricey Flights On Government Jet

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.16.2011 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper says he expects all senior officials to reimburse taxpayers for the cost of personal flights on government airc...