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Tories Labelled 'Serial Cheaters'

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada's former elections watchdog is panning the Harper government's electoral reform bill for giving political parties both a front and bac...

Quebec Pushes Minimum Wage Up

CBC | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada Business

The Quebec government has announced that it will raise the province’s minimum wage by 20 cents — to $10.35 an hour — starting May 1. Labour ...

Why Being Single On Valentine's Day Is Absolutely Miserable

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.05.2014 | Canada Living

Kissing, hand holding and spending a ridiculous amount of money on flowers and chocolate is about to be the norm. Valentine's Day is upon us, and if y...

5 Quick Facts About Patrick Chan

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada

Expectations are high for figure skater Patrick Chan at the 2014 Olympics. The 23-year-old from Ottawa is a gold medal favourite in the men’s si...

He Might Move For 'Dude Chilling Park'

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.05.2014 | Canada British Columbia

U.S. talk show host Jimmy Kimmel has given Vancouver's "Dude Chilling Park" his stamp of approval, one day after Vancouver Park Board approved keeping...

Stamkos Is Out

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada

NHL star Steven Stamkos will not be joining Team Canada at the Sochi Olympics, the Tampa Bay Lightning confirmed on Wednesday afternoon. "I honest...

Beyonce Poses In Her Bra

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.05.2014 | Canada Style

If we had the dressing room that Beyonce has, we would totally lounge around in our expensive underwear too. Queen Bey showed off her riches in a c...

Natalie Dormer's Shaved Head Disappears

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.05.2014 | Canada Style

Shaved head, begone! Just two weeks after debuting a drastic half-shaved head at the 2014 SAG Awards, Natalie Dormer has decided she's done with th...

Veterans Made Victims Of 'Unfair' Benefits System, Ombudsman Warns

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Some Canadian soldiers given medical discharges find they don't qualify for benefits because Veterans Affairs uses different, more stringent ...

When Do Men Go Bald?

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 02.05.2014 | Canada Living

It's a question many men ask themselves in the shower every morning: "When will I start to go bald?" Hair loss is one of the most common symptoms o...

B.C. Steps Up Fight Against Domestic Violence

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - The B.C. government is developing a domestic violence program that would include specific approaches to help aboriginal, immigrant, refugee...

This Statue Is Made Of Deer Poop

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.05.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The debate over urban deer in B.C.'s Okanagan inspired one local to take their point to creative extremes — by crafting a statue out of deer poo...

BC Ferries Cuts To Sail Ahead

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - British Columbia's transportation minister says cuts are coming to 16 BC Ferries routes, even though the majority of people who participate...

City's Pothole Solution Sounds A Bit Counterproductive

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 02.05.2014 | Canada Alberta

It sounds counterproductive, but Edmonton officials say creating new potholes will help them fix the city's crazy pothole problem. Rougly 45 new po...

Kitten Dies In Washing Machine

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.05.2014 | Canada British Columbia

When Angela Allen opened her washing machine on Jan. 27, she was faced with a sight that will haunt her forever. There, mixed in with some sheets, ...

Don Cherry's Most Outrageous Suits

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.05.2014 | Canada Style

Love him or hate him but Don Cherry is undeniably one of Canada's most well known personalities thanks to his unabashed comments and, of course, his s...

Do Personal Trainers Need College Degrees?

Lee Boyce | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada Living
Lee Boyce

Lack of degrees or certain certifications sometimes can bar very competent individuals from receiving promotions or raises, regardless of how many years of experience and industry-specific accomplishments they may have achieved. It's not about the certs or degrees, but about the experience and practical application of foundations of personal training as they're found specific to each client on a case by case basis.

Cost To Attend Mandela's Funeral Disappointing: Redford

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada Alberta

OKOTOKS, Alta. - Alberta's premier says it's unacceptable that it cost taxpayers $45,000 for her to attend Nelson Mandela's funeral and she wouldn't h...

KStew's Backpack Costs $3,400

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.05.2014 | Canada Style

Kristen Stewart is the Queen of the casual look (you know, the sweater, baseball cap, loose jeans and sneakers) but it turns out, her style doesn't co...

Gay Athletes Competing At This Year's Games

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.05.2014 | Canada Impact

Competing for an Olympic gold medal alongside other world-class athletes is intimidating enough -- imagine fearing harassment or violence as well. ...

Canadians Step Up After Thieves Hit AIDS Orphans Choir

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada British Columbia

NANAIMO, B.C. - Canadians are offering a helping hand to members of a children's choir from Kampala, Uganda, victimized by thieves on Vancouver Island...

Why Barbie Has Unrealistic Body Proportions

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.05.2014 | Canada Style

We're all well aware that the Barbie doll has unrealistic body proportions and creates controversy over what constitutes "beauty." The Yale Center ...

'Shyness' No Excuse For Not Wanting To Be In A Class With Women

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.05.2014 | Canada Living

In an astonishing request made to the University of Toronto this year, student Wongene Daniel Kim asked to drop his class in the Women & Gender Studie...

Shaun White Pulls Out Of Slopestyle Event

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.05.2014 | Canada

U.S. snowboarding star Shaun White announced on Wednesday that he would be pulling out of the snowboarding slopestyle event citing the dangerous cours...

$15,000 Reward In Bus Driver Attack

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.05.2014 | Canada British Columbia

UPDATE - 1:51 p.m.: A 23-year-old man from Surrey has been arrested in the case, said Transit Police. Officials said he is well-known to them includin...