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It's So Cold, We Broke A Record

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Yes, it really is as cold as you think out there. Vancouver broke a 66-year-old record on Thursday morning with a frigid reading of -8.4 degrees C...

WATCH: Are Olympic Gold Medals Really Made of Gold?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada

Amateur athletes from the around the world have descended on Sochi with one goal in mind: to bring home the ever-elusive Olympic gold medal. (Or sever...

Althia Raj

Who Watches The Politicians? | Althia Raj | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The head of Elections Canada is fighting back against the Conservatives' suggestion that he's a partisan player and can't be trusted to overs...

Five Facts About Skating Champion Scott Moir

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada

It's not a stretch to call Olympic figure skating champion Scott Moir a perfectionist. The Ilderton, Ontario-born 26-year-old skater and his partne...

'Whitenicious' Skin Bleacher Causes Controversy

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada Style

In today's upsetting and almost unbelievable news: a Cameroon pop singer is making headlines for hawking a skin lightening cream that's called...White...

Another Reason Why You Should Eat More Yogurt

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada Living

Eating yogurt and low-fat cheese can cut the risk of developing diabetes by around a quarter compared with consuming none, according to a study of 3,5...

Feds Not Impressed With Provinces Tossing Prostitution Charges

CP | Allison Jones, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Several provinces say they will not be prosecuting prostitution-related offences that were struck down as unconstitutional by Canada's highe...

Time For High School To Drop This Logo?

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada Alberta

A Saskatoon group wants Bedford Road Collegiate high school teams to reconsider calling themselves Redmen, saying the name is racist. In a heated ...

What You Might Not Know About Tessa Virtue

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada

She may be the most famous Canadian female figure skater right now, as well as Canada's sweetheart, but 24-year-old Tessa Virtue isn't basking in the ...

Toronto Zoo Panda Plays In The Snow

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.07.2014 | Canada Impact

Da Mao, the panda on loan to the Toronto Zoo, has lost a bit of the spotlight to a smaller, cuter rival. But he might just take back his cuddly crown ...

Feds Messing With Scientists' Jobs, New Study Suggests

CBC | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada Politics

The government's cuts to federal science budgets and its changes to policy are damaging scientists' ability to serve and protect the public,...

Social Workers Left B.C. Teen In 'No-Go Zone'

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - British Columbia's independent children's representative says threats of violence that include pointing guns and knives at social workers s...

Are CSIS, RCMP Watching Them?

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Civil liberties advocates in British Columbia have filed complaints against CSIS and the RCMP over allegations the agencies snooped on opp...

Who's Spying On Distracted Drivers Now?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Drivers in Victoria have yet another reason to leave their mobile devices and other distractions out of their hands. Police will be riding on buses to...

Want to Motivate Poor People? Give Them Money

Angelina Chapin | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada Business
Angelina Chapin

Kevin O'Leary thinks the fact that 85 rich people hold the same amount of wealth as the poorest 3.5 billion will motivate the impoverished to become the next Bill Gates. To say 85 people serve as "the motivation" everyone else needs to be the next Bill Gates is to admit that you've never spent time with anybody who makes less than $60,000 a year.

Kate Middleton's New Job May Surprise You

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada Living

By May 2014, Kate Middleton will be a published author. The Duchess Of Cambridge's first piece of public writing, a foreward, will appear in a co...

Sexy '50 Shades Of Grey' Inspired Photo Shoot

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada Style

We have a hint of what Dakota Johnson as Anastasia Steele might look like thanks to a steamy new photo shoot. The 24-year-old covers the March 2014...

Martin St. Louis Is In

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.08.2014 | Canada

Tampa Bay Lightning forward Martin St. Louis will be joining Canada's men's hockey team at the Sochi Olympics. Hockey Canada made the announcement ...

Olivia Munn Is Basically Perfect

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada Style

Olivia Munn is basically a goddess. Proving that she doesn't need flashy ensembles to look gorgeous, "The Newsroom" actress took to the "RoboCop" r...

Jessica Pare's Gorgeous Magazine Cover

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada Style

We've been pining for a "Mad Men" fix and thankfully Fashion magazine came and saved the day! The Canadian style mag put Mrs. Draper herself, Jessi...

Why You Should Be Watching Biathlon

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada

The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi has its marquee events. For Canadians, many will make sure that they're in front of a television for hockey and figu...

The Great Journalistic Minds Out in Sochi

Vac Verikaitis | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada
Vac Verikaitis

Two of my Sochi sources are friends I've had for decades. And they've been invaluable in providing context and perspective. I trust that my posts for the Sochi Olympics will reflect the integrity, skill and knowledge of the people I call friends and colleagues.

The Hat Strikes Again!

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada Style

Two hats are better than one! After being crowned the King of the Grammys thanks to his meme-worthy chapeau (which reminded us of the Canadian moun...

Ottawa Woman Asks Clinic For Birth Control, Gets This Letter Instead

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada Living

When Kate entered an Ottawa-area walk-in clinic for birth control, all she got was a doctor’s note explaining “no.” In a post on XOJane, Kate...

Claire Sibonney

Giada De Laurentiis Gets 'Grilled' On Judging, Booze And Vegas | Claire Sibonney | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada Living

Giada De Laurentiis is used to high-stakes cooking competitions alongside the big boys and girls of the food entertainment world, but the popular Ital...