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This Pic Of CEO Rubbing Labour Boss' Back Says It All

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

Sometimes the old expression “you scratch my back, I scratch yours” can be literal. See the picture above? The guy in the middle, smoking the c...

First Nation Sends Her A Warning

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - A British Columbia First Nation says the provincial government is dragging its feet when it comes to consulting with aboriginal people abou...

'Jello & Cheese' Effect Would Really Shake Vancouver

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - New research is shaking up the entire notion of what could happen to the Vancouver area during an earthquake, indicating bridges and tall ...

Failed Navy Bid Cost Feds Millions

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.22.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Harper government paid out as much as $8 million to settle legal claims arising from the collapse of the first failed bid to build new su...

Ryan Hemsworth Wary Of Becoming The Millennial Weird Al

HuffPost Canada Music | Melody Lau | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Music

One look at Canadian producer Ryan Hemsworth’s Twitter account and it’s clear why he is the DJ to represent the generation known as the Millennial...

Kits Protest Over Road Closure

CBC | Posted 03.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Kitsilano residents, wielding homemade signs, staged an early morning rally to protest the traffic leaking over into their neighbourhood from the city...

10 Ideas For Super Bowl Party Everyone Can Enjoy

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.27.2014 | Canada Living

Now that the teams have been established for Super Bowl 2014, party themes can fall into place and the planning can really start. When the Seattle Sea...

How To Say Happy New Year In Chinese

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Living

If you're looking for a way to impress your friends on Chinese New Year, why not dabble in some basic greetings in Mandarin and Cantonese? January...

Suzuki 'Regrets' Dire Fukushima Warning

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

David Suzuki has admitted that his dire warning about the potential disaster another Fukushima earthquake might precipitate was an "off-the-cuff" resp...

Bodies Of Canadians Killed In Kabul Returning Home

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.22.2014 | Canada

GATINEAU, Qc - The bodies of two Canadian accountants who were killed in a Taliban suicide attack in Afghanistan last week are on their way home.Their...

5 Ways To Tone Flabby Arms

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Living

THE GOAL: Toning your arms THE EXPERT: Alex Savva, founder of CircuitFIT in Toronto. THE INFO: Many of us may complain about our "flabby" or ...

Engagement Rings For Valentine's Day

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Style

Valentine's Day is not only an occasion to get your loved one chocolate, flowers, a yummy dinner and maybe some sexy lingerie; it's also a very popula...

Michael Bublé Shows Off New Tattoo

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Ever since the birth of his son in August, crooner Michael Bublé has been a smitten dad, showing off photos of the baby on his social media accounts ...

Marois Shrugs Off Another Charter Concern

CP | Martin Ouellet, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.22.2014 | Canada Politics

LONDON, England - Premier Pauline Marois says Quebec's proposed values charter doesn't worry foreign investors who might be interested in setting up s...

A White Indian Chief?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A northern B.C. First Nation could elect a white woman as chief next month, with the support of a number of community elders. Pauline Goertzen was ...

Keanu Reeves Has Sad Eyes

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Style

Whenever we see photos of Keanu Reeves, we notice two things: 1. He never ages and 2. He always has sad eyes. So when the 49-year-old attended the ...

Thieves Stealing Horse TAILS?

CBC | Posted 03.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Horse owners in the Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island say their animals' tails are being targeted by thieves.  Duncan-area farm owner Kr...

The Story Behind This Famous Photo

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Style

We look back on 2010 with a lot of fondness and nostalgia because that was the year when the fairytale of the century came to official fruition: Kate ...

LOOK: John Lennon's Luxurious Former Mansion For Sale

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

Loaded Beatles fans looking to get their hands on a piece of music history might be interested to know John Lennon’s former house is up for sale. ...

Harper Rails Against 'New' Anti-Semitism

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Politics

JERUSALEM — Prime Minister Stephen Harper warned Monday of a new age of anti-Semitism, staking new ground in his allegiance to Israel by telling the...

The Ugly Truth About the Beauty Business

Kim Smiley | Posted 03.22.2014 | Canada Living
Kim Smiley

Like the ancient Greek poet Sappho, I revere women. Rubenesque. Skinny. Tall. Short. Old. Young. Hourglass. Pear. Every woman. But when I contemplate fashion's cult of perfection and the rise of eating disorders and so-called "fat-shaming," I think beauty standards have become a form of tyranny.

Why Canadians Love Taking Selfies

Joseph Ottorino | Posted 03.22.2014 | Canada Living
Joseph Ottorino

I've taken the occasional selfie myself, but I did raise an eyebrow when Oxford Dictionaries chose "selfie" as their word of the year for 2013. This made us here at Virgin Mobile want to dig a little deeper to find out more about the self portrait. To celebrate the "year of the selfie", we conducted a study to discover Canadian selfie habits.

94-Year-Old Track Athlete Just Won't Quit

CP | Lauren La Rose, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

TORONTO - Holding 26 world records and earning hundreds of medals would be significant achievements for any star athlete — let alone a retired schoo...

Now THIS Is How You Dress When You're Pregnant

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Style

Kerry Washington has just set the bar for dressing when you're pregnant. The "Scandal" star stormed the red carpet at the 2014 SAG Awards on Saturd...

The Blood Type Diet -- It Doesn't Work

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Living

A team of Canadian researchers has quashed the theory behind a popular diet that prescribes eating foods according to your blood type. The news may...