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B.C. Teachers Disciplined For Racist, Inappropriate Behaviour

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.10.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Two high school teachers in B.C. have been disciplined for inappropriate behaviour with students, and ordered to complete sessions on boundaries. I...

Greenpeace's LEGO Video Will Make You Think Nothing Is Awesome

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada Impact

Everything is awesome, right? Not if you ask Greenpeace. Fans of "The LEGO Movie" and its popular song are sure to be traumatized by the environmen...

Defeated Dutch Star Comforts His Crying Son

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.10.2014 | Canada

The lasting image of Brazil's World Cup defeat was a crying child, but the Netherlands may have its own symbol in the form of Arjen Robben's weeping s...

Funny Tweets Mock Maybe The World Cup's Most Boring Game

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada

Don't cry, Argentina: you have made the 2014 World Cup final. And all it took was outlasting the Dutch in what may have been the most boring game ...

Baird's Warning To Eritrean Consulate

CBC | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada Politics

Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird says he has sent a message to the Eritrean consulate to stop collecting a "diaspora tax" from Eritrean-C...

Ford Apologizes To Councillor

CBC | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada Politics

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has apologized to city councillor Paul Ainslie for a wave of robocalls that last fall criticized his stance on the Scarborough ...

Clone Club Rejoice! 'Orphan Black' Renewed

Posted 07.10.2014 | Canada TV

Great news, "Orphan Black" fans. The clones are returning for another season. On Wednesday, Space announced the order of a third season of the crit...


CP | Mike Corder, The Associated Press | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada

SAO PAULO - The World Cup's second semifinal was supposed to put the silky skills of Lionel Messi and Arjen Robben in the spotlight. Instead, a goalke...

Too Much Stress Forces Manitoba Town Mayor To Resign

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada Politics

NEEPAWA, Man. - The mayor of a Manitoba town has resigned.Ken Waddell, who was mayor of Neepawa for 6 1/2 years, says he will now focus on his family ...

Tory MP's 'Awkward' Rape Question Did Not Offend Former Sex Worker

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - A former sex worker at the centre of a controversy involving an MP's much-criticized question about constitutional rights and rape says she ...

Chasing Net-Zero Through Location and Innovation

David Dodge | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada Impact
David Dodge

Building a net-zero home is an intricate dance between design, technology and location. But if you build a net-zero home in the wilds, far from your work, school and entertainment, with no infrastructure and an hour-long commute how sustainable is it?

Kim Kardashian Turns Heads In Plunging Gown

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada Style

Runway models are gorgeous but Kim Kardashian at Paris Fashion Week? Well, she's just not of this Earth (in a good way, natch). The newlywed turned...

Why Are There No Black Men on Argentina's Roster?

Rachel Décoste | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada
Rachel Décoste

There are no black players on Argentina's roster. Actually, there are hardly any black people left in Argentina period. In colonial times, the proportion of Africans hovered around 50 per cent in half of Argentina's provinces. General José de San Martín, the revolutionary who lead the charge to gain independence from Spanish rule, estimated that there were 400,000 Afro-Argentines who could be recruited to his armies. Black men made up 65 per cent of his troops.

This Sad Looking Cat Will Be Forever Sad

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada Living

Pictures of sad animals are always heartbreaking, but this permanently, or should we say purrmanently sad cat is just killing us — even though she's...

B.C. Regulator Should Review Site C: Mayor

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - With a provincial decision on BC Hydro's proposed Site C hydroelectric dam expected in September, the mayor of Hudson's Hope appealed to t...

No, Your Sunscreen Is Not Giving You Cancer

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.10.2014 | Canada Living

There are times when the Internet is awesome, like when it brings you videos of tiny hedgehog birthday parties or is part of a revolution to change be...

Argentine Takes Nasty Boot To The Head, Keeps Playing

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada

Anyone who thinks the World Cup is for weaklings need look no further than Argentina's Ezequiel Garay. The defender took a nasty blow to the head f...

Drunk Dad's Pigeon Shooting Game Leads To Standoff

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A drunken game of shooting pigeons turned into a standoff with B.C. police on Tuesday evening. A 40-year-old man and two others were drinking and s...

Enbridge Unswayed By Supreme Court Ruling

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada British Columbia

CALGARY - The Supreme Court of Canada's recent ruling on aboriginal title has not swayed Enbridge Inc.'s outlook for its controversial Northern Gatewa...

A Little Gosling On The Way?

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 07.10.2014 | Canada TV

According to various sources in the entertainment world, including US Weekly and RadarOnline, actress Eva Mendes and her long-time boyfriend Ryan Gosl...

Are We Closer To Finding A Cure For Alzheimer's?

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada Living

British scientists on Monday announced a major step forward in developing a blood test that could predict the onset of Alzheimer's, potentially helpin...

B.C. Wildfire Quadruples In Size

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada British Columbia

TUMBLER RIDGE, B.C. - A forest fire in northeastern B.C. has more than quadrupled in size in 24 hours and threatens to singe Alberta's boundary.Inform...

What You Should Know About Buying Weed In Washington

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada British Columbia

You can now buy legal recreational pot in Vancouver. Vancouver, Wash., that is. This week, 24 businesses in Washington state were issued retail ...

Statement-Making Beach Bags

The Huffington Post Canada | Jennifer Choy | Posted 07.10.2014 | Canada Style

The beach bag is having its moment and we couldn’t be happier about this! During the summer, we sometimes forget that our swimwear deserves to re...

Grim End For 2 Boys, Father

CBC | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada

The three bodies found in a burnt car near Barrie, Ont., last week are those of a Mississauga father and his two sons. Samuel Masih and his two son...