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Happy Chinese New Year! 12 Songs To Celebrate The Year Of The Horse

HuffPost Canada Music | Sarah Kurchak | Posted 01.30.2014 | Canada Music

It's Chinese New Year, so let's celebrate with a brief horoscope and a bunch of songs! According to the Chinese zodiac, January 31 marks the beginn...

New Guy In Your Life? Here's Are 20 Things He Wants For Valentine's Day

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.31.2014 | Canada Living

While January might be the most popular month for online dating, it's also full of potential landmines for new relationships. After all, Valentine's D...

WATCH: Vancouver Band Writes Inspiring Gay Rights Song For Sochi

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.30.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Like many Vancouverites, folk band The Fugitives aren't pleased with Russia's anti-gay laws. So, in true musician fashion, they wrote a song about it....

11 Most Random Super Bowl Halftime Shows Of All Time

HuffPost Canada Music | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 01.31.2014 | Canada Music

If the combination of pop crooner Bruno Mars and the shirt-hating alt-rockers Red Hot Chili Peppers playing the Super Bowl Halftime show together seem...

Veterans Affairs Minister: 'I'm Not Leaving'

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.31.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Harper government delivered a full-throttle defence of its planned closure of eight veterans affairs offices and the siege-laden military...

Surprise NDP Win Thanks To 8 Tories

CBC | Posted 04.01.2014 | Canada Politics

In these days of majority Parliament, it's rare to find oneself impatiently waiting for the Speaker to read out the results of a vote. But that...

Inside Canada's 1st Shipping Container Homes

The Tyee | David P. Ball | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Two women chop vegetables at a large central table in a tight common kitchen, chatting as they gently drop celery and red peppers into a central bowl,...

Is B.C.'s Government Vulnerable To Hackers?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - British Columbia's government is vulnerable to cyber security threats and needs to be unwavering in its search for possible attacks, said t...

Breast Cancer Survivor Poses Nude For Magazine

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.30.2014 | Canada Style

Talk about inspiring. A two-time breast cancer survivor has posed naked, scars and all, for Cosmopolitan magazine, with the goal of inspiring other...

Awwww! Workouts You Can Do With Your Significant Other

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.31.2014 | Canada Living

THE GOAL: Getting fit and healthy together THE EXPERT: Dr. Levi Harrison, orthopedic surgeon and author of The Art of Fitness: A Journey to Self-E...

How NOT To Keep Cops Out Of A Bong Shop

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A sign posted on the door of a Vancouver-area bong shop ordering police to keep out didn't prevent undercover officers from targeting the ...

WATCH: Pregnant Surfer Rides The Waves

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.30.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Pushing the boundaries even further of what pregnant woman can do is Kristi Olivares, who hit the water to surf throughout her pregnancy. The Vanco...

10 Recipes To Get Vegetarians In On The Super Bowl Action

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.30.2014 | Canada Living

Traditional Super Bowl snacks may be covered in meat and cheese, but this doesn't mean vegetarians and vegans can't have fun when watching the biggest...

Island Man Accused Of Trying To Hire Assassin

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia

SOOKE, B.C. - A 43-year-old Victoria man has been charged in what police allege is a murder-for-hire case.RCMP say Trevor Porter is suspected of tryin...

Vintage Street Style Pics

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.30.2014 | Canada Style

A woman dressed in Victorian-era garb sits on a seat in a subway car covered with graffiti. A model decked out in Napolean-esque clothes poses in fron...

WATCH: All Super Bowl 2014 Commercials Canada Didn't See

Posted 02.03.2014 | Canada TV

It's a Canadian problem that springs up every Super Bowl Sunday. You miss all the great U.S. aired Super Bowl Commercials that go viral as soon as the...

Ape With Six Wins Makes Super Bowl Pick

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 04.01.2014 | Canada Sports

SALT LAKE CITY - A Utah ape that has correctly picked the Super Bowl winner for six straight years is predicting the Seattle Seahawks will be the next...

Kids Tied Up In Surrey Home Invasion

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia

SURREY, B.C. - Four youngsters and their two caregivers in Surrey, B.C., are OK after being tied up and threatened during what RCMP are calling a targ...

Mental Health Training Should Be Required For RCMP: Inquest

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. - A coroner's jury looking into the RCMP shooting death of a former soldier wants to see emergency-response-team members trained i...

Police Respond To Reports Bieber Shot Promo Video In Custody

CP | Cassandra Szklarski, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.01.2014 | Canada Music

TORONTO - Justin Bieber's efforts to promote new music in the midst of his latest scandal are falling flat, say marketing experts familiar with celebr...

Skip The Red Roses And Try Giving These Flowers On Valentine's Day

The Huffington Post Canada | Terri Coles | Posted 01.30.2014 | Canada Living

This Valentine's Day, you could go with the expected choice and order a bouquet of a dozen long-stemmed (and over-priced) red roses. Or, you could do ...

Insulting Veterans Is Just the Latest in a Long Line of Fantino Faux-Pas

Wayne K. Spear | Posted 04.01.2014 | Canada Politics
Wayne K. Spear

As the Serial Minister of Various Affairs, the man has blustered and blundered, alienating constituents and stakeholders and using the resources of his office to engage in partisan attack. His latest insult, this time against war veterans, is proof of his unsuitability -- one more instance in a long career of similar proofs. The time is overdue for him to reap the final reward he so richly deserves. Rehearsing the long career of this one-time Toronto shopping mall security guard, one can't but notice the unbroken and uniform trail of soot which seems always to have attended him. Indeed, a pattern emerges.

Road Ragers Trade Blows In Traffic

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.30.2014 | Canada British Columbia

UPDATE: 3:10 p.m. — One of the drivers involved in this road rage incident was issued a violation ticket for driving offences, but the individual's ...

10 Foods You Should Be Eating For Chinese New Year

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 01.31.2014 | Canada Living

As the biggest holiday on the Asian calendar approaches, households around the world are stocking their pantries and fridges full of foods like orange...

We Weren't Expecting Rihanna To Wear This

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.30.2014 | Canada Style

Gone were the bikinis and the plunging necklines. In their place, Rihanna sported an unexpected ladylike ensemble when she made a guest appearance...