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Blaze Batters New West

CBC | Posted 12.10.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Firefighters are fighting a large fire on Columbia and MacKenzie streets in downtown New Westminster, B.C., on Thursday morning. Eyewitnesses say th...

Canadian Wins Nobel Prize For Literature

CP | Linda Shearman, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Book lovers around the globe celebrated Alice Munro's spare, elegant prose on Thursday when the Ontario-born author won the Nobel Prize for ...

Assisted Suicide Ban Upheld

CP | Terri Theodore and James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Canada's ban on assisted suicide has been upheld in British Columbia's Court of Appeal, leaving those arguing for the right even more dete...

Service Fully Restored After Outage

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 12.09.2013 | Canada Business

Rogers says its cellphone and SMS messaging services have been fully restored after a cross-country outage left many Canadians in the mobile dark for ...

Girl Guide Has Problem With Cookies

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia

"I promise to do my best, to be true to myself, my beliefs and Canada; I will take action for a better world." Victoria Girl Guide Maya Fischer and...

Brazil Questions Journalist On Canada's Alleged Spying

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada

Glenn Greenwald, the American journalist who aided in publishing reports that allege Canada spied on Brazil's Energy and Mines Ministry, tes...

EPIC Rogers Fail Leaves Customers Irate

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.10.2013 | Canada Business

Rogers customers were left without phone and text-messaging services Wednesday evening after an unspecified problem took down networks across the coun...

Charges Dropped Against Officer Who Tasered 80-Year-Old Woman

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.06.2013 | Canada

CORRECTION: A previous version of this story misidentified Const. Thomas Ruttan as the subject officer in the SIU investigation. Ruttan is a communica...

Mushroom Picker's Body Found

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia

TERRACE, B.C. - Search and rescue workers near Terrace, B.C., have found the body of Devlin Sabo, just days after the friend he was lost with was foun...

What Is Hedley Doing In Vancouver?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The Hard Rock Casino Vancouver is set to throw open its doors with a lavish party featuring Hedley on Dec. 20. Coquitlam's Boulevard Casino has und...

Canadians Are Generous, But Where to Give Your Money?

Suzana Popovic-Montag | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business
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Figures reported by Statistics Canada suggest that our citizens are among the world's most generous. Canadians have been donating approximately eight-billion dollars or more every year since 2007. As individuals get older, they may begin thinking in terms of the wealth that they have accumulated and what can safely be spared, identifying a charity believed to be worthy of sharing in their assets.

LOOK: This Photo Of Canada's Newest Premier, Reporter Is A Delight

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.09.2013 | Canada Politics

Stephen McNeil, Nova Scotia's premier-designate, is a tall man. We're talking NBA tall, folks. The 48-year-old apparently stands 6-foot-5, making h...

Duffy's Pal Isn't Saying Much About Big Pay

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Call it the $65,000 question: Why — as the RCMP alleges — would Mike Duffy give an old pal so much money to do next to nothing?Only Duffy...

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Beekman Boys Dish On Martha Stewart, Drunk Turkeys and Thanksgiving Hacks

HuffingtonPost.com | Claire Sibonney | Posted 10.10.2013 | Canada Living

To call the "Beekman Boys" one of America's most untraditional (read: interesting) power couples would be an understatement. Josh Kilmer Purcell, ...

One Year After Amanda Todd's Death

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - When Tad Milmine walks into a classroom, students don't know anything about him.They don't know he's an RCMP officer. They don't know he's ...

LOOK: Canada's Mom Of The Year!

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia

B.C. mom Susi Vander Wyk was crowned Walmart Canada's 2013 Mom Of The Year at a glitzy awards ceremony in Toronto on Monday. Walmart received almos...

Psychiatrist: 'I Could Have Talked Him Out'

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. - The psychiatrist and former soldier who was treating Greg Matters for post-traumatic stress disorder asked RCMP if he could spea...

'High Risk' To Reoffend: Psychiatrist

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

CRANBROOK, B.C. - A convicted child abductor's past behaviour, not what he says now, points to a man who's a high risk to reoffend if he's released fr...

Court Set To Rule On Assisted Suicide

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - When Kay Carter travelled to a clinic in Switzerland more than three year ago to drink a toxic dose of sodium pentobarbital and end her bo...

Illegal Dentist Deserves Jail: Lawyer

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

VANCOUVER - A B.C. man wanted on a Canada-wide arrest warrant and accused of "thumbing his nose" at the law by practising dentistry illegally and unde...

Victoria Good Samaritans Honoured By Police

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - Five people who ignored their own safety are being honoured for their efforts to help at a chaotic Victoria crash scene that had the potent...

Rookie Scores FOUR GOALS

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.09.2013 | Canada

San Jose Sharks rookie Tomas Hertl is going to be remember this for the rest of his life. The Sharks trounced the New York Rangers 9-2 on Tuesday ...

7 Odd Things That Make You Gain Weight

Everyday Health | Leslie Pepper | Posted 10.09.2013 | Canada Living

It’s no secret that taking a months-long hiatus from the gym or indulging in dessert night after night can cause pounds to creep on. But many ot...

LOOK: Canada's Best Restrooms?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia

In what is surely one of the more unique Canada-wide competitions, Cintas' Canada's Best Restroom Contest has announced its top five finalists, two of...

Key To A Happy Marriage? Your DNA

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.09.2013 | Canada Living

Enjoying marital bliss? If so, you can thank your DNA, at least according to a new study from the University of California, Berkeley. Researchers hav...