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It May Cost A LOT More Than He Thinks To Fix Rural Internet

HuffingtonPost.com | Sunny Freeman | Posted 02.13.2014 | Canada Business

The $305 million federal budget pledge for expanded high-speed internet in rural and remote communities is only a fraction of the billions a new repor...

11 Surreal Photos From Slovenia's Ice Storm

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 02.13.2014 | Canada Travel

A freak winter storm descended on Slovenia in early February, encasing many parts of the country under several inches of ice. According to locals, it ...

Photo Of Medalists In 'Team Quebec' Gear Posted By Minister

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.13.2014 | Canada Politics

A PQ minister is facing criticism after tweeting a photo of Olympic medalists Chloé and Justine Dufour-Lapointe wearing 'Team Quebec' clothing. Su...

WATCH: 'Achy Breaky Heart' Sequel Is Worse Than You Think

HuffPost Canada Music | Posted 02.13.2014 | Canada Music

Let’s file Billy Ray Cyrus’ new “Achy Breaky 2” remix under “things I just don’t want to understand.” On Tuesday, rapper Buck 22 (a.k...

3 Tory Senators Raise New Eyebrows Over Pricey Travel Expenses

CBC | Posted 04.14.2014 | Canada Politics

The top-spending Conservative senators routinely purchased high-priced business class airfares and repeatedly used public money to bring spouses with ...

Liberals Provoked B.C. Teacher Strike?

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.14.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - British Columbia's Opposition New Democrats revealed the contents of court transcripts Wednesday that they said confirm what a judge has al...

Vancouver Gets Romantic With Valentines

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Need a little help spreading the love this Valentine's Day? VanCupid is here to help. The group of anonymous V-Day enthusiasts has posted mailboxes...

Light 'Er Up

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Well, that didn't take long. After complaints that Vancouver's Olympic Cauldron was not being lit during the Sochi Winter Games, the B.C Pavillion ...

Man Arrested In Canadian Couple's Murder

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.14.2014 | Canada Travel

GUADALAJARA, Mexico - Mexican authorities have arrested one man and launched an interstate manhunt for another as they investigate the grisly slaying ...

B.C. Reporter Makes Deal To Leave U.S.

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.13.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Tieja MacLaughlin, a freelance journalist from B.C. charged in the United States after allegedly threatening to kill her junior hockey player boyfrien...

Whistler Hunts Illegal Base Jumper

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.13.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A base jumper who forced open the doors of a Whistler ski resort gondola before launching himself out at over 1400 feet may have more than just memori...

WATCH: Mark McMorris Dishes On Sochi Olympic Village Party Scene

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.13.2014 | Canada

Mark McMorris is on top of the world. The Canadian snowboarder just won a bronze medal in slopestyle and is back in Canada on a media blitz. He's l...

Baby Iver Captures B.C.'s Heart

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia

While Dylan Benson's Baby Iver Fund has long surpassed its goal of $36,000, that's not stopping concerned citizens from continuing to raise money for ...

Oilsands' Massive Economic Impact

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 02.13.2014 | Canada Alberta

Canadian oilsands production made an economic contribution to the country in 2012 that was far greater than the entire province of Saskatchewan, a new...

Program Cut Infuriates Brad Wall

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.14.2014 | Canada Politics

REGINA - Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall is frustrated that the federal government is scrapping the Immigrant Investor Program for all provinces except...

Are Athletes Hooking Up In Sochi? Probably

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.14.2014 | Canada Living

Even though Olympians travel far and wide to compete for a gold medal or two, it's no surprise living in facilities with some of the world's hottest a...

Harper Defends Military Purchases Delay

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.14.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Defence officials call it the "options analysis" phase — and following the Harper government's postponement of $3.1 billion in military equ...

Super Bowl Sex Ring Arrest In Vancouver

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.14.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A South Korean woman wanted in the United States for her alleged involvement in a crime ring that sold drugs and prostitutes in New York C...

Mindy Kaling Goes Glam At The White House

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.12.2014 | Canada Style

It's hard to draw attention to yourself when you're in the company of the First Lady of the United States but Mindy Kaling pulled it off. "The Mind...

You Still Have Time! Last Minute V-Day Gift Ideas

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.14.2014 | Canada Living

It's not too late to get a Valentine's Day gift for the most special person in your life — and make it seem like you didn't get it last minute. ...

Figure Skaters Have The Best Headbands

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.12.2014 | Canada Style

One of our favourite parts of the 2014 Winter Olympics, aside from enjoying the sports themselves, is ogling the elaborate figure skating costumes. ...

2 Teens Charged In Triple Homicide

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.14.2014 | Canada

MONTREAL - Two teens were charged Wednesday with first-degree murder and conspiracy to kill others following a triple homicide that has shaken a centr...

Child Killer Poses Too Great A Risk To Community: Doctor

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.14.2014 | Canada British Columbia

PORT COQUITLAM, B.C. - A British Columbia father found not criminally responsible for killing his three children won't be able to apply for permission...

A Sigh Of Relief For Victims Still Displaced By Floods

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.14.2014 | Canada Alberta

HIGH RIVER, - The cabinet minister in charge of rebuilding the community hardest hit by last year's flooding in Alberta says a temporary neighbourhood...

We're All Gamers Now (And That's Okay)

Mike Sholars | Posted 04.14.2014 | Canada
Mike Sholars

Gamer. Depending on where you say it, the word can be anything from an honourable title to a cuss word. My grandma spends more time each week playing Words With Friends than I spend using words or having actual friends. Despite that fact, she would never identify herself as a Gamer, and she's far from the only person who feels that way.