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Harper's Growth Record Is the Worst Since R.B. Bennett

Ralph Goodale | Posted 11.06.2013 | Canada Politics
Ralph Goodale

Stephen Harper went to Russia this week to lecture G-20 countries about fiscal responsibility. It all rang a bit hollow because of his fiscal record here at home. In 2006 Harper was handed the most robust fiscal situation in the western world. And he blew it in less than three years.

Unlikely But Cute Couple At TIFF

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.06.2013 | Canada Style

We have found the official "it" couple of TIFF 2013. Our boy crush Zac Efron posed with 66-year-old Jackie Weaver at the Guess Portrait Studio red ...

WATCH: Saskatchewan Premier Uses Banjo To Mock Winnipeg

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 09.06.2013 | Canada Alberta

Banjos, deliverance, Saskatchewan. The inference may make some chuckle but Saskatchewan's popular premier has embraced his inner banjo virtuoso to ...

Kristen Wiig's Adorable TIFF Outfit

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.16.2013 | Canada Style

Yes, we're a bit sad that "Bridesmaids" star Kristen Wiig didn't wear a poofy Ann Shirley-approved dress to TIFF 2013 but we have to come back down to...

WATCH: Daft Punk, Rosh Hashanah Style

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.06.2013 | Canada British Columbia

There's no shortage of cover versions of Daft Punk's "Get Lucky", but that doesn't mean there isn't room for Vancouver Rabbi Dan Moskovitz's Rosh Hash...

WATCH: 10 Weird Videos You Missed This Week

Posted 11.06.2013 | Canada

There are a lot of videos on Huffington Post every week, and you can't see them all. Below are 10 of the weirdest, of the past seven days. ...

We Knew About Lynching Comment: Manager

CBC | Posted 11.06.2013 | Canada

A former area supervisor for a Dartmouth Leon's store accused of racism testified Friday that he tried to resolve the issue. David McLeod spoke...

Freida Pinto Is Flawless

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.06.2013 | Canada Style

Every week we choose an accessory we've spotted on a celebrity which we're obsessing over. Last Week: Zhang Ziyi's star heels This Week: Freida ...

Tory Budget Leak Invites RCMP Probe

CP | Dean Beeby, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.06.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The RCMP and Finance Department have dropped their probes into a leak of information from 2013 federal budget — a leak critics say was like...

'Inadequate Refrigeration' Led To Cronut Burger Food Poisoning

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 09.06.2013 | Canada Living

Toronto Public Health (TPH) has narrowed down inadequate refrigeration of the maple bacon jam found on the cronut burger as the cause of food borne il...

THAT's Uncomfortable!

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.06.2013 | Canada Style

Every week, we take a look at a celebrity who's wearing an uncomfortable-looking outfit and lovingly dissect their decision. Last week: Francesca C...

Dual Citizen Faces Gun Smuggling Charges

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.06.2013 | Canada British Columbia

LANGLEY, B.C. - An Okanagan man with dual Canadian-U.S. citizenship is facing multiple firearms charges following an investigation into the smuggling ...

Hey SMU, There's No Funny in Rape

Toula Drimonis | Posted 11.06.2013 | Canada Living
Toula Drimonis

When 80 student leaders (both men and women) at Saint Mary's University stand up to chant an utterly despicable chant about non-consensual sex with minors to a group of 300 freshmen, sorry, but that's crossing the line, and I absolutely fail to see the humour in it. To casually dismiss what happened at SMU as an isolated issue with a flippant shrug of the shoulders is to negate the very real fact that we don't live in a post-feminist world, and there continues to be a very strong link between how women are perceived and the disrespect and violence actively and routinely shown to them in everyday life.

10 Halloween Costume Ideas

The Huffington Post Canada | Anne T. Donahue | Posted 09.06.2013 | Canada Style

Halloween costumes mean nothing unless there’s a pop culture reference attached. Sure, you can dress up as a witch, or a ghost, or as something we...

WATCH: Weight Loss Time-Lapse Goes Viral

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.06.2013 | Canada Living

You really have to see it to believe it and in the case of 26-year-old Amanda, we can't stop looking. The five second GIF, made by Reddit user morp...

LOOK: Storm Thrashes, Mystifies B.C.

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.06.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A powerful thunderstorm thrashed Metro Vancouver with rain and lightning on Thursday night, knocking out power to thousands of customers, delaying fli...

Why We Want To Party With Pippa

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.06.2013 | Canada Style

Pippa Middleton may not be married to the future King of England or live in a castle or given birth to the heir to the throne but that doesn't mean th...

Canucks Set Date To Retire Legend's Number

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.06.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The Canucks will retire Pavel Bure's No. 10 on Nov. 2 when Vancouver hosts the Toronto Maple Leafs at Rogers Arena, the team announced Fri...

Wayne Gretzky Will Blush Over This Pic

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.06.2013 | Canada Style

Paulina Gretzky knows exactly what will make dad Wayne Gretzky's blood boil. The Canadian-American heiress posted a scintillating Instagram photo w...

Is That You, Kirsten Cohen?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.06.2013 | Canada Style

What is Kirsten Cohen doing at the Toronto Film Festival? Actress Kelly Rowan, who played the Wasp super mom on the beloved teen soap "The O.C.", a...

Suspect Hunted In Attacks On Sex Workers

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.06.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Vancouver police are looking for a man who they believe is behind attacks on two sex trade workers.Police say a sex trade worker was appro...

Vandals Target Murdered Teen's Memorial

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.06.2013 | Canada British Columbia

ARMSTRONG, B.C. - Vandalism along a trail that commemorates a murdered 18-year-old Armstrong, B.C., woman has sparked outrage in the small community.O...

Sorry, Granny -- Canada Doesn't Want You

Rachel Décoste | Posted 11.06.2013 | Canada Politics
Rachel Décoste

By imposing undue barriers and financial hurdles to prevent doting grannies from joining their families in Canada, the Conservative government is robbing 1st and 2nd generation Canadian kids of life's natural endowment. These second-class Canadian children are hobbled by this social handicap. This National Grandparents Day, those of us who have benefited from the ever-loving arms of "gran" and "gramps" recognize that all Canadian kids should be afforded that privilege. Period.

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Deepak Chopra On Why Multitasking Doesn't Work | Claire Sibonney | Posted 09.10.2013 | Canada Living

Can you be a social media addict and still be incredibly productive and mindful at the same time? Deepak Chopra says he's proof it can be done and it'...

Harper's Toughest Words Yet?

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.05.2013 | Canada Politics

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia - Russia should not be handed a veto over how the world responds to an unprecedented threat to its security, Prime Minister Ste...