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The Life And Times Of Jim Flaherty

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.10.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Former finance minister Jim Flaherty died Thursday. Here is a look at his life:Dec. 30, 1949: James Michael (Jim) Flaherty is born in Lachine...

Jim Flaherty Was a Man Whose Humanity Trumped His Politics

Glen Pearson | Posted 06.10.2014 | Canada Politics
Glen Pearson

Jim Flaherty stared at me with tears streaming down his face. It was five years ago and I had been asked to speak at the Museum of Civilization in Ottawa to support a group that helped with African adoptions. Then when I looked up, Jim Flaherty was facing me with a tear-stained face. I was in shock. We often faced one another across the aisle and it was easy to see when he was mirthful or angry. But my favourite image of him will be of a dignified man, fully encompassed in emotion, who was yet capable of embracing another father -- a Liberal father, even -- and touching that human nerve in me that is the basis of all our compassion.

Ford Reacts To Family Friend Flaherty's Death

CBC | Posted 06.10.2014 | Canada Politics

Mayor Rob Ford says he is "devastated" to learn of the death of former finance minister and Toronto-area politician Jim Flaherty. Flahert...

Armpit Hair On Women Is NOT Gross

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada Style

Beauty is influenced and defined by the media. While this is the reality, one photographer has decided to protest conventional standards of beauty thr...

How To Dress Like Cressida Bonas

The Huffington Post Canada | Jennifer Choy | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada Style

From a style standpoint, Cressida Bonas is the antithesis of Kate Middleton. Prince Harry's girlfriend has always been somewhat of a rebel with he...

18 Drool-Worthy Passover Recipes

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada Living

While Passover is one of the most celebrated and beloved of Jewish holidays, it does mean following dietary restrictions that can make planning dinner...

Jim Flaherty Dead At 64

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada Politics

Former finance minister Jim Flaherty has died at the age of 64. Flaherty, one of Canada's longest-serving finance ministers, resigned from cabinet ...

'Redface' Photo Shoot Sparks Backlash

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada Style

If there are still people doubting that fashion has a problem with race, then take a look at this latest disaster, courtesy of Heidi Klum. The "Pro...

Chinese Drivers' Licences Questioned By B.C. RCMP

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Thousands of Chinese drivers in Richmond may be using illegal licences from China, says RCMP in the Vancouver suburb. The force says it can't verif...

Olivia Chow is Not the Candidate To 'Stop the Insanity'

Samuel Getachew | Posted 06.10.2014 | Canada Politics
Samuel Getachew

Jamey Heath makes a patronizing reference of Wolfe's argument about how he (Wolfe's) chat at Wendy's is no confirmation of Chow's support dwindling. Is Heath's reference of Chow having the largest political events -- busloads of NDP staff members from Ottawa and Queens Park -- enough to conclude she has plenty of support?

Stephen Colbert To Replace David Letterman

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.11.2014 | Canada TV

Comedian Stephen Colbert will be taking over as host of the Late Show, CBS confirmed in a tweet on Thursday. Colbert is the current host of Comedy...

Now That's One Tough Kitty!

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada Alberta

It's a good thing cats have nine lives. When a cat was discovered with a partially severed leg in a rural area outside Calgary earlier this week, ...

Kimye Vogue Cover Is Selling Better Than You Think

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 05.08.2014 | Canada Style

When Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s Vogue cover was revealed last month, it created huge buzz and backlash. But despite overwhelming reactions, the...

17 Amazing Suggestions For Your Book Club This Month

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada Living

If you're in a reading club, you're familiar with the gentle struggle you go through after each meeting — which book should we read next? Lit Lo...

WATCH: Grandma's First Roller-Coaster Ride Will Make Your Day

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada Travel

Travellers who've visited a theme park will know that sometimes you can be too young or too old to go on certain rides. Guess this grandma didn't g...

WATCH: Mobile Connectivity Charts New Course For Business

Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada Business

Dave Wilkin is the founder of Ten Thousand Coffees, a networking site that brings recent grads together with business leaders. He notes in the video a...

Elisha Cuthbert's Lips Are Perfect In Instagram Selfie

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada Style

It's obvious to everyone that Elisha Cuthbert is gorgeous, but the actress' beauty is magnified x 1000 on Instagram. The Canadian actress posted an...

Want To Prevent Alzheimer's? Drink More Caffeine

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada Living

French and German researchers on Wednesday said they had found evidence in the lab to back theories that drinking caffeine has a preventive effect on ...

Mystery Hero Saves Young Girl From Falling Trees

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.10.2014 | Canada British Columbia

TERRACE, B.C. - Mystery surrounds a remarkable act of bravery near Terrace, B.C.Terrace RCMP Const. Angela Rabut says Mounties are trying to find the ...

Tell Us: Will Fair Elections Act Make It Harder For You To Vote?

Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada Politics

HuffPost Canada wants to hear from you about how you vote and your thoughts on the Fair Elections Act's proposed changes. Share your thoughts belo...

Do Women Need To Drink More Milk?

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada Living

Drinking low-fat or skim milk could slow the progression of knee arthritis, according to a recent study published in Arthritis Care & Research, the jo...

Beyonce Wears No Makeup, Is Still Flawless

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada Style

It's easy to be jealous of Beyonce: not only does she have an amazing career, a loving husband, an adorable child and the best style in the biz, but t...

Emma Stone's Menswear Look Misses The Mark

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada Style

We're all over the menswear styles that are rocking spring 2014 but Emma Stone's take on the trend fell a bit flat. On Wednesday, the actress atten...

Katy Perry's Sexy Instagram Snap

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada Style

Forget Kim Kardashian- Katy Perry is the new Queen of Instagram! The "Dark Horse" singer took to the social photo-sharing site on Tuesday and poste...

Kate Middleton's Breathtaking Dress Has Special Significance

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada Style

Kate Middleton fans are totally in their element right now, as the Duchess of Cambridge changed into two different outfits on her fourth day in New Ze...