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John Furlong Countersued By Journalist

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

UPDATE: 1:20 p.m. — John Furlong responded to Laura Robinson's lawsuit with the following statement on Tuesday: "I will continue to defend my reputa...

'MasterChef Canada' Home Cooks Are A Diverse Lot

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.28.2014 | Canada Living

All hail the home cooks! The top 16 contestants for "MasterChef Canada" have been announced, and in a rather impressive display of culinary prowess, t...

How This 41-Year-Old Mom Dropped Over 50 Pounds

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.28.2014 | Canada Living

WHO: Andrea Case AGE: 41 CITY: Markham, Ont. By The Numbers: 204 at my heaviest, and currently 151, total weight loss of 54 pounds The Weight ...

Fog Accomplice In Suspect's Escape

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.30.2014 | Canada British Columbia

RICHMOND, B.C. - A search is underway for the person involved in what RCMP in Richmond, B.C., describe as an attempted abduction.The incident occurred...

The Makeup Transformation Of Your Nightmares

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.28.2014 | Canada Style

Every day is Halloween for Stephanie Fernandez. The self-taught teenage makeup artist from Louisiana, who has been transforming herself into beauti...

The Starbucks Drink You Can Only Buy In Toronto, Vancouver And China

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.28.2014 | Canada Living

Starting this week, Toronto and Vancouver can easily get a taste of one of China's most beloved drinks. With two of the largest Chinese population...

Mexican Ski Team Wins Gold For Style

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.28.2014 | Canada Style

Ladies and gents, let us introduce you to the sole member of the Mexican ski team, Prince Hubertus Von Hohenlohe. The 55-year-old will be the secon...

Canadian Help In NSA 'Angry Birds' Data Mining?

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.30.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's eavesdropping agency helped key allies tap into Android smartphones — possibly using the popular "Angry Birds" game as an entry po...

BWAAAAAH: Why Metro Vancouverites Are Cranky

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The thick fog that's hugged Metro Vancouver over the past week has lent itself to some beautiful images, but many people are cursing the constant BWAA...

Sochi Mayor Denies Having Any Gay People In His City

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.28.2014 | Canada Impact

With the 2014 OIympics in Russia starting in less than two weeks, there's still plenty of confusion about the country's views and laws on homosexualit...

Anna Kendrick's Hottest Look Yet

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.28.2014 | Canada Style

Oh, hello there Anna Kendrick! The "Twilight" star cleansed our palette of some bad 2014 Grammys fashion when she attended ‘The Night That Chang...

NO FEAR

CBC | Posted 03.30.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A fearless wolf pack in Pacific Rim National Park has prompted the establishment of a new wildlife tracking program that the wildlife specialists hop...

Has Canada Put a Question Mark Over the Bitcoin?

Michael Cayley | Posted 03.30.2014 | Canada Business
Michael Cayley

Bitcoin -- the virtual currency and global payment system -- is coming off a banner year. Recently an official from the Federal Department of Finance apparently indicated in an email to a media outlet that bitcoin is not legal tender in Canada. That was cause for David George-Cosh to suggest that Canada was "putting a question mark over the use of" bitcoin in Canada in a Wall Street Journal post. In my view, the comment from Finance does nothing to inhibit bitcoin's growth, acceptance, or adoption in Canada.

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Will Canada Become 'The Silicon Valley Of Bitcoins?'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sunny Freeman | Posted 01.28.2014 | Canada Business

When Leo Dominguez decided to sink his life savings — and a loan from his mother — into his bitcoin venture two years ago, his friends teased he w...

Google Glass Gets A New Look

CP | Barbara Ortutay, The Associated Press | Posted 03.29.2014 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Google Glass is getting glasses.The computerized, Internet-connected goggles don't actually come with lenses in its frame. Starting T...

Security Threat 'Greatest I Have Ever Seen'

CBC | Posted 03.29.2014 | Canada Living

With the Winter Olympics less than two weeks away, stakeholders are reacting to the security concerns that have been dogging host country Russia. Ca...

Death Of Woman Detained At Airport Investigated

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia

UPDATE: The Canada Border Services Agency says the woman was detained at the B.C. immigration holding centre at the airport, reported CBC News. VAN...

Ford Holds Court In Broncos Jersey

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.27.2014 | Canada Politics

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is stirring up some pre-Super Bowl fodder after dressing himself in a Denver Broncos jersey at a press conference on Monday. ...

More Flu Vaccine Arrives

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.27.2014 | Canada Alberta

Young children in Alberta will now be able to receive their first, or second flu shot. Alberta Health Services (AHS) said on Monday that it has obt...

Why You Won't See The Super Bowl Ads In Canada

Huffington Post TV | Posted 01.27.2014 | Canada TV

It's an annual tradition: Canadians complaining that they can't watch the much-hyped commercials that air during the Super Bowl and seem to create as ...

B.C. Environmentalist Sentenced In U.S.

CP | Nigel Duara, The Associated Press | Posted 03.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia

PORTLAND, Ore. - A Canadian woman who admitted taking part in ecoterrorism firebombings has been sentenced to five years in prison.Rebecca Rubin, 40, ...

Big Wins For This Vancouver Hotel

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A Vancouver hotel has nabbed two major travel accolades. The Rosewood Hotel Georgia, located in downtown Vancouver, was awarded a Forbes Travel Gui...

Accident Pins Mountie Between Cars

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia

UPDATE: James Burton Weaver, 47, has been charged with two counts of criminal negligence causing bodily harm in the case. SURREY, B.C. - Two Mounti...

Vancouver Bike Lane Fight Turns Ugly

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

An exchange between a cyclist and motorist in Vancouver turned into a physical fight this week, demonstrating that tensions between the two groups si...

Mayor: 'L'Isle Verte Will Be Better Off Without Journalists'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.29.2014 | Canada

L'ISLE-VERTE, Que. - The mayor of a town devastated by a fire that ravaged a local seniors' residence, killing 14 people, says she'll be glad when the...