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Mother Of Baby Born In Ottawa Jail Grieves

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada

A baby boy who made national headlines when he was born in an Ottawa jail cell last year has died, his mother's lawyer has confirmed. Julie Bi...

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Margaret Atwood On Progress, Fear And Social Media

HuffingtonPost.com | Claire Sibonney | Posted 10.16.2013 | Canada Living

In her apocalyptic trilogy that culminated in the recent release of MaddAddam, Margaret Atwood paints a dark picture of how bioengineering and modern ...

Crisis Looming For B.C. Construction Industry?

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The current shortage of skilled tradespeople in Western Canada is so dire that the B.C. Construction Association is returning to Ireland t...

Quebec Doctors Warned To Stop 'Virginity Tests'

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.14.2013 | Canada Living

Quebec doctors have been warned to stop performing pelvic exams related to issuing "virginity certificates" after several incidents of the practice we...

Landslide Leaves Sheer Cliff Near UBC

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The RCMP says no one was hurt in a landslide near the University of British Columbia campus in Vancouver, but they're asking the public to...

Spotlight On Vancouver's 'Invisible' Homeless

CBC | Posted 12.14.2013 | Canada British Columbia

When people typically think of the homeless, they picture panhandlers and dumpster divers. But as Homelessness Action Week kicks off Sunday, advocat...

Warhol Painting Of Gretzky Coming To B.C.?

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A B.C. art collector who was forced to sell an iconic painting of Wayne Gretzky, is hoping to get the portrait back when the item goes up for auction ...

Harper In 'Nightmare Scenario,' NDP Say

The Huffington Post Canada | Althia Raj | Posted 10.13.2013 | Canada Politics

Consumer-friendly measures and jobs training are expected to trump Senate reform in this Wednesday’s speech from the throne to mark the return of Pa...

Search For Missing 78-Year-Old B.C. Interior Man Expanded

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VAVENBY, B.C. - Search-and-rescue crews in the B.C. Interior are spending the long weekend looking for a 78-year-old man who's been missing for a week...

Prorogation Just A Ploy To Avoid Ethics Questions, NDP Say

Huffington Post Canada | Althia Raj | Posted 10.13.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — The Conservatives’ shutdown of the House of Commons was not aimed at clicking the reset button but rather at avoiding questions over the ...

LOOK: Adorable Seal Pups Released

The Huffington Post B.C. | Sara Harowitz | Posted 10.15.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The Vancouver Aquarium's Marine Mammal Rescue Centre has been rescuing and releasing marine animals since the 1960s, resulting in thousands of rehabil...

How Rob Ford Defended His Robocalls

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.13.2013 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says he ordered robocalls to east-end residents to make sure they knew their councillor voted against a subway expans...

The Legend Of Zelda Comes To Life

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.13.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Back by popular demand, the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra is bringing the music of The Legend of Zelda to life for the second time. SECOND QUEST! is...

LOOK: Vancouver's Most Expensive House

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.13.2013 | Canada British Columbia

While Vancouver's most expensive house remains the former Lt.-Gov. Eric Hamber’s Greencroft estate, there's a new number 10 in place—and boy, is i...

What Is Affecting Vancouver's Mental Health Crisis?

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A man wielding a knife threatens to kill passersby, another man says he'll burn down an apartment building and kill everyone inside, and a...

5 Young People Hurt In Suspected Drunk Driving Incident

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.12.2013 | Canada British Columbia

NANAIMO, B.C. - The Mounties say a 19-year-old from Ontario man is facing impaired driving charges after a crash on Vancouver Island that sent five yo...

Althia Raj

What It Would Take For Him To Run In B.C.

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 10.12.2013 | Canada British Columbia

NDP MP Nathan Cullen says he would be more likely to run in the provincial leadership race if the contest was held in 2015. The popular MP says he...

LOOK: Hobbled Duck's New 3D Leg!

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

Dudley the disabled duck will soon have a leg up with the help of 3D printing technology. The call duck was hatched at the K9-1-1 Animal and Rescue...

Hundreds March Against GMO Foods

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Hundreds of people participated in a march against seed giant Monsanto in downtown Vancouver Saturday. Protesters say they want to call attention to...

VIFF Director Steps Down

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.12.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Alan Franey has overseen his final Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF) after a year in which attendance exceeded expectations. The festiva...

Are The Wheels Off The Cannabus?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.12.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Sensible BC needs to bounce back from a slack start. The campaign that is pushing for a referendum on decriminalizing marijuana has only collected ...

Masked Man Wanted In Assaults On Women In Burnaby

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Police are investigating a series of assaults where women were grabbed by a masked man in the area of Lougheed Highway and Government Street in Burnab...

B.C. Tory MP To Pack It In

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.11.2013 | Canada British Columbia

NANAIMO, B.C. - A long-serving Conservative member of Parliament from Vancouver Island says he won't seek re-election in 2015.James Lunney was first e...

LOOK: VIFF Audience Awards

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.11.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A haunting tale of families, fatherhood and what blood ties really mean, Kore-Eda Hirokazu's beautifully wrought "Like Father, Like Son" took home thi...

1 Dead, 1 Missing In Island Diving Accident

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

NANAIMO, B.C. - Police in Nanaimo, B.C., say one person is dead, one is missing and another is back on shore after a recreational diving accident.The ...