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Meet Sierra Club BC's New Executive Director

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - The environmental group Sierra Club BC has a new executive director.Long-time activist Bob Peart takes over leadership of the group on Octo...

Clint Eastwood's Son Is Gorgeous

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.18.2013 | Canada Style

Well helloooo, Scott Eastwood! Proving that good genes are in fact man's best friend, Clint Eastwood's gorgeous son channels his famous father's se...

There Is No Housing Bubble: Poloz

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.18.2013 | Canada Business

VANCOUVER - The head of the Bank of Canada gently urged businesses to ease open the purse strings and start spending Wednesday as he said the economy ...

LOOK: Train, Bus Collide In Ottawa

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.18.2013 | Canada

An OC Transpo bus and a VIA Rail train collided in Ottawa on Wednesday morning, resulting in multiple fatalities, according to CBC. Photos of the ...

Only Gwyneth Can Make This Dress Work

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.18.2013 | Canada Style

Did Gwyneth Paltrow read our "How to Wear White After Labour Day" guide or does she just naturally know what's in vogue for fall 2013? Either way, ...

OTTAWA HORROR

CP | Bruce Cheadle and Terry Pedwell, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.18.2013 | Canada

OTTAWA - Passengers aboard a double-decker city bus screamed "Stop! Stop!" as the driver plowed through a flashing level crossing and into a passing V...

City Bus Collides With Train, Fatalities Reported

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.19.2013 | Canada

A double-decker bus has crashed into a Via Rail train in Ottawa's west end, killing at least six people and injuring 30. All the casualties were o...

So Much Drama!

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.18.2013 | Canada Style

We never would have thought that Cate Blanchett could have topped that pink Balenciaga dress but she's surprised us again. The ethereal Armani spok...

LOOK: Canada Dominates Best New Skyscrapers List

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.18.2013 | Canada Business

The best new skyscraper of 2012 is… Mississauga, Ont.’s Absolute World Towers. The head-turning towers, nicknamed the ‘Marilyn Monroe’ for...

Anti-Obesity Drug Caused Heart Attacks, Stroke: Lawsuit

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.17.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The B.C. Supreme Court has ruled a class-action lawsuit against the makers of the anti-obesity drug Meridia can go ahead.Six people were f...

Network Outage Cripples Porter Airlines

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.18.2013 | Canada Travel

Over forty Porter Airlines flights were cancelled Tuesday evening after “system-wide network outages” halted the regional carrier’s operations. ...

A Quebec 'Environmental Disaster'

CBC | Posted 11.17.2013 | Canada

An expert on hazardous material spills has called the Lac-Mégantic train explosion "the worst environmental disaster in Canadian history." Rosa Gal...

Rehtaeh Parsons Photos Show Up In Facebook Dating Site Ads

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 09.18.2013 | Canada Business

Photos of Rehtaeh Parsons appeared Tuesday in Facebook ads for a dating site. Toronto man Andrew Ennals was surfing the social media site Tuesday a...

NDP MP Broke Rules: Ethics Commissioner

CBC | Posted 11.17.2013 | Canada Politics

New Democrat MP Tyrone Benskin broke federal conflict of interest rules by not declaring a tax debt, Ethics Commissioner Mary Dawson says in a letter ...

Prorogation Disrupts First Nations, UN Meeting

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.17.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper's decision to prorogue Parliament has apparently forced a United Nations official to change his travel plans.Ja...

Woman Gets Speeding Ticket While Car Is In Shop

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.17.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON – An Edmonton woman received a photo radar ticket for speeding, but she says her vehicle was at a shop for repairs when the infraction occu...

Senate Communications Under Microscope

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.17.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - A bipartisan move is afoot to look at retooling the multimillion-dollar Senate communications directorate, a body some see as part of a large...

How Criminals Are Using Canada Post

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.17.2013 | Canada

OTTAWA - Criminals are using the Canadian postal system to transport illicit goods including guns, grenades, dangerous chemicals and, in one case, eve...

Moody's Gives B.C. AAA

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.17.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - British Columbia's finance minister is trumpeting the province's AAA credit rating by Moody's investors.Mike de Jong says it's a sign of th...

Man Charged In East Van School Stabbing

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A 17-year-old boy is in hospital in serious condition after he was stabbed in a field near Britannia Secondary School on Monday night. Vancouver po...

10 Ways To Be A Productive Employee...From Home

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 09.17.2013 | Canada Living

There's construction outside your living room window, your two-year-old is crying and the dog won't stop barking. While distractions at home can keep ...

LOOK: A Complete About-Face For Rihanna

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.17.2013 | Canada Style

When it comes to personal style, Rihanna is one girl who isn't afraid to experiment. We've seen her rock ice blue lips, a camo onesie, and of course ...

PQ Open To 'Improving' Values Charter

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.17.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - The Parti Quebecois says it could amend its controversial values charter based on public input it receives before submitting the minority-a...

Quebec Teens Feel Bullied By the Charter of Values

Amber Rehman | Posted 11.17.2013 | Canada Politics
Amber Rehman

Like most religious minorities in Quebec, I am only slightly shocked by the proposed charter of values. The people that at the short end of the proverbial legislation stick are kids. Because our kids will live the rest of their future in the shadow of the laws and governments we support, it is imperative to consult them. So I decided to put my ear to the ground, and asked my youth group girls and their friends what they thought of the Quebec charter of values. Here are some reactions by girls age 12-16, all from different backgrounds and religions.

OMG: Elephant And Dog Are BFFs

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.17.2013 | Canada Living

In the animal kingdom, these two are unlikely playmates. But Bubbles, a rescued elephant, and Bella the Labrador spend their days at South Carolina...