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The Plus Side Of Stinky Feet?

CP | Maria Cheng, The Associated Press | Posted 08.03.2013 | Canada Living

LONDON - For decades, health officials have battled malaria with insecticides, bed nets and drugs. Now, scientists say there might be a potent new too...

UN Wants More Evidence Of Chemical Weapons

CP | Zeina Karam, The Associated Press | Posted 08.03.2013 | Canada

BEIRUT - A U.N. report on Syria said Tuesday there are "reasonable grounds" to believe that limited quantities of toxic chemicals have been used as we...

Guess How Much THIS Pad Sold For

CBC | Posted 08.03.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The penthouse at Vancouver's Fairmont Pacific Rim has sold for $25 million, making it one of the most expensive condos ever sold in Canada, CBC News h...

400 Coquitlam Teachers Facing Layoffs

CBC | Posted 08.03.2013 | Canada British Columbia

About 400 Coquitlam school teachers are expected to get layoff notices sometime this month because of a $12.5 million budget shortfall, but it is not ...

Scott Weiland Sues Former Stone Temple Pilots Right Back

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada Music

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Scott Weiland has countersued his former band mates in Stone Temple Pilots claiming they had no right to expel him and shouldn't...

Doc Talks Babies-In-Prison Benefits

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.03.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Keeping incarcerated mothers and babies together in jail has multiple physical and social health benefits for the pair, a prison doctor te...

Big Change For White Rock's Water?

CBC | Posted 08.03.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A White Rock group says the city should take control of its own water supply by purchasing the water utility from the private company that owns it. ...

LOOK: The 2013 PNE Prize Home

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.03.2013 | Canada British Columbia

This year's grand prize in the PNE Prize Home Lottery is a 3,000-square-foot property on a scenic mountain lot at Sun Peaks Resort near Kamloops. B...

Miley's Hot Workout Outfit

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.03.2013 | Canada Style

Who else but Miley Cyrus could rock a white spandex two-piece, chucks and a ton of attitude while straddling an exercise bike? Liam Hemsworth's on-...

Using Technology to Plan Your Estate

Suzana Popovic-Montag | Posted 08.03.2013 | Canada Business
Suzana Popovic-Montag

With social media, electronic banking and online investing, our lives are becoming increasingly digital. Important documents containing crucial information, such as financial statements and tax receipts, are being stored in on-line databases, creating elements of a virtual estate. With this in mind, technology is playing a bigger and bigger role in estate planning.

Starting Up Again: Chatting with Figure 1 Co-Founder Richard Penner

Karen Geier | Posted 08.03.2013 | Canada Business
Karen Geier

Richard found himself in a situation where he wanted to get his hands dirty by starting again from the ground up. He and his two co-founders then created Figure 1, a medical application for smartphones which allows doctors to share photos. I spoke to Richard about his journey from salary man to start up co-founder.

B.C. Lawyer Can't Be Trusted, Court Rules

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.03.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A lawyer found guilty of leaving behind an anonymous note pretending to be the husband of a supposedly bribed juror will never practise la...

Coast Guard Savaged In Oil Spill Audit

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.03.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Internal government audits of the Canadian Coast Guard's capacity to monitor and respond to a marine oil spill found a system that was out...

Porter Won't Live To See Trial: Oncologist

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.04.2013 | Canada Politics

Former Canadian spy watchdog Arthur Porter likely won't live to see trial, says his oncologist. Karol Sikora, a British cancer doctor who is involv...

Ottawa Bluesfest Stage Collapse Lawsuit

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 06.03.2013 | Canada Music

A roadie with Cheap Trick has filed a lawsuit against organizers of the Ottawa Bluesfest and a staging company following a stage collapse while the gr...

10 Reasons To Add Chia To Your Diet

The Huffington Post Canada | Terri Coles | Posted 11.22.2013 | Canada Living

Ch-ch-ch-chia! The fuzzy green novelty items may be the first thing you think of when you hear the word chia, but these tiny superfood seeds are the r...

Industry Group: Canadians Willing To Pay Much More For Wireless

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.13.2013 | Canada Business

HuffPost Canada readers got what they most wanted from the CRTC Monday — an effective end to three-year cellphone contracts, in the form of an early...

B.C. Town To Be Audited

CBC | Posted 08.03.2013 | Canada British Columbia

B.C.'s newly created Office of the Auditor General for Local Government will examine Rossland's procurement and asset management systems, following a ...

Rogers Plans Cheaper Internet For Low-Income People

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.03.2013 | Canada Business

A Rogers Communications initiative will help “bridge Canada's digital divide” by providing residents of Toronto Community Housing Corp. (TCHC) wit...

'Ziggy' Hadfield Has His Own T-Shirt

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.05.2013 | Canada Music

Ground control to major Tom, take your protein pills and put your t-shirt on. Thanks to funky t-shirt makers Human, you can now walk around wearing...

1,000 Need HIV, Hepatitis Tests After Sterilization Problems

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.03.2013 | Canada Living

QUEBEC - About 1,000 patients will need to be screened for HIV and hepatitis after sterilization problems at Quebec City-area medical establishments.T...

New Resource Aims To Help 1 In 6 Men Who Suffered From This

CP | Helen Branswell, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.03.2013 | Canada Impact

TORONTO - Some of the psychological baggage is similar, to be sure, for women and men who survive sexual abuse in childhood.But there are special issu...

Promising New Technology Could Reduce Emissions Using Waste

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.03.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - A simple concept using straw or wood waste from the forestry and agricultural sectors might help cut greenhouse gas emissions and clean up w...

Aishwarya Rai's Philanthropy Look

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.03.2013 | Canada Style

Aishwarya Rai can rock glamorous gowns and exquisite saris but she can also make casual dressing look chic. The Bollywood star, fresh off her dazzl...

How This Woman Changed Her Habits And Lost 90 Pounds

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.03.2013 | Canada Living

WHO: Jen Fischer AGE: 26 CITY: Mississauga, Ont. By The Numbers: 250 pounds at my heaviest, and currently 160, total weight loss 90 pounds ...