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A Day Like No Other: Recalling the Coronation of a Queen

Hon. David C. Onley | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada
Hon. David C. Onley

Sixty years ago, Coronation Day was celebrated around the world. In Canada, it was declared a national holiday, marked with parades, concerts, and fireworks. Even in wartime Korea, Canadian soldiers marked the day by firing red, white, and blue-coloured smoke shells at a thoroughly confused enemy, followed by toasts to the Queen with rations of rum!

Now There Are Three Sofia Vergaras!

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.05.2013 | Canada Style

One Sofia Vergara is good but three Sofia Vergaras are better! The "Modern Family" star got not one but two Madame Tussauds wax figures in her like...

Ontario Liberals To Slash Number Of New Teachers

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.05.2013 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Ontario's governing Liberals are fulfilling a pre-election promise to slash the number of admissions at teachers' colleges in half to curb t...

'EXCESSIVE FORCE'

CBC | Posted 08.05.2013 | Canada

Anti-government protests raged on in Istanbul today, even after the deputy prime minister issued an apology for "excessive force" used by police again...

LOOK: You'll Never Guess What This Mountie Is Doing

The Huffington Post Canada B.C. | Posted 06.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Horses? Please. This skateboarding Mountie has a cooler ride. Const. Ryan Steele of the Ridge Meadows RCMP showed off his skills at Pitt Meadows sk...

Miranda's Bandage Dress Is Skin-Tight

The Huffington Post Canada Style | Posted 06.05.2013 | Canada Style

Oh my, Miranda Kerr! The supermodel's knockout figure was on display in a bodycon Hervé Léger bandage dress on Tuesday during an appearance on "F...

LOOK: The Best Marky Mark Ab Pics

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.05.2013 | Canada Style

Mark Wahlberg probably won't be celebrating his birthday drinking beers and chowing down on extra spicy wings. Nope, the "Boogie Nights" hottie, wh...

Paraplegic Man Saved From Plane Crash

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia

QUALICUM BEACH, B.C. - A paraplegic man is okay after being pulled unconscious, but alive, from the wreckage of a submerged ultralight airplane.Two B....

Half Empty Or Half Full?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.05.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - A new Harris/Decima poll conducted for CIBC says half of the respondents had been able to reduce their debt level over the past 12 months.It...

On The Take?

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

OTTAWA - The Mounties are investigating a senior British Columbia health official accused of bilking a remote aboriginal community out of possibly hun...

Woman Loses Thousands In Coal Harbour Rental Scam

CBC | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Police are warning renters to be careful when looking for apartments after a woman lost $6,000 in a fake landlord scam in Vancouver. Sand...

B.C. Pipeline Explosion Cause Found

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

GATINEAU, Qc - The Transportation Safety Board says a Westcoast Energy pipeline explosion that occurred in northern B.C. last year was caused by an ex...

LOOK: Incredible Bow Tower Opens

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.04.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Fireworks and First Nations dancers were to be part of a lavish ceremony Tuesday to mark the official opening of the largest office building...

Charges Stayed Over Rights Violation

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A full-patch member of the Hells Angels chapter in Nanaimo, B.C., has succeeded in getting charges of extortion and theft stayed after a j...

Alleged Ford Crack Video May Be 'Gone': Gawker

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.05.2013 | Canada Politics

John Cook, the Gawker editor who first broke the news of an alleged cellphone video showing Toronto Mayor Rob Ford smoking crack cocaine, says the pur...

The Score Gets Rebranded

CP | Victoria Ahearn, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The all-sports television network previously known as The Score is getting a makeover.New owner Rogers Media says it will launch the revampe...

First Nation Loses Oil And Gas Lawsuit

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Members of an Alberta First Nation lost their bid to stop the sale of oil and gas tenure in neighbouring British Columbia, but they did wi...

Toews Shrugs Off Concerns

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The public safety minister is dismissing concerns that Canada's top Mountie went too far in levelling harsh words at some disgruntled RCMP me...

Billionaire Keystone Opponent Targets Obama Voters

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada Business

WASHINGTON - A San Francisco billionaire — a friend to Barack Obama and a major Democratic financier — is embarking on a mission to block TransCan...

Prince George Seeking Surrey's Help

CBC | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

After being named Canada's most dangerous city by Maclean's Magazine three years in a row, the Northern B.C. city of Prince George is trying to learn ...

Angelina Jolie's Birthday Suit

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.04.2013 | Canada Style

Angelina Jolie turned 38 on Tuesday and to celebrate, the "Tomb Raider" star joined fiancé Brad Pitt at the premiere of his upcoming film "World War ...

Man Starts Fire, Handed $860K Fine

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

WILLIAMS LAKE, B.C. - A Cariboo-area man who was fined more than $860,000 for starting a wildfire while camping on his own property is appealing the p...

LOOK: Emma Watson's Chic Hair

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.05.2013 | Canada Style

Emma Watson is quickly becoming a style icon in her own right and her new faux bob is propelling her to the pages of Vogue's Best Dressed list. The...

Hit With A Baseball Bat

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The sentencing hearing for Brian Whitlock, the man who pleaded guilty to beating his German shepherd and leaving it for dead in a Vancouver dumpster b...

Tiananmen Anniversary Marked With Sneaky Memes

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.04.2013 | Canada

Giant ducks, tractors and a preying mantis in front of a car tire—just a few memes circulating around the Chinese blogging site Sina Weibo today, on...