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Sunday Roundup: Life Is in the Earth

Danielle Crittenden | Posted 06.21.2012 | Canada
Danielle Crittenden

Happy Earth Day! I hope to spend today, ideally, puttering about my garden. Yes, we can all aspire to do something more high-minded, but even just beautifying your own patch of soil contributes to the pleasure of everyone around you (including even something as simple as a window box).

Relaxing, too, will help me recover from what was truly an amazing week here at HuffPost -- and what promises to be another in the coming week. In home news, Immigration Minister Jason Kenney joined our editorial team on Wednesday for dinner -- and a no-holds-barred question session, including questions from our readers. You'll be impressed by his frankness.

'A Significant Risk' To Public Safety

CP | Michael MacDonald, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.19.2012 | Canada

HALIFAX - A review board began granting a man accused of murdering a gay activist this week conditional leaves from a psychiatric hospital in Halifax ...

A History Of Violence, Not Homophobia: Lawyer

CP | Michael MacDonald and Melanie Patten, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.18.2012 | Canada

HALIFAX - A mentally ill man accused of fatally beating a gay activist in Halifax has no history of homophobia but is prone to violence when off his m...