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A New Map For Canada's Corporate Makeup

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada Business

Last week we showed you a map of what Canada would look like if its provinces were owned by corporations. The map, which was designed by Bay Area-b...

A Fist-Pumping Kind Of Night For PKP

CP | Paola Loriggio, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.07.2014 | Canada Politics

SAINT-JEROME, Que. - Media baron Pierre Karl Peladeau shrugged off suggestions he's to blame for the Parti Quebecois's crushing defeat Monday as he cl...

Tides Change In Quebec

CP | Benjamin Shingler, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.07.2014 | Canada Politics

SAINT-FELICIEN, Que. - Inclusiveness over division.That's how supporters of rookie leader Philippe Couillard explained the Quebec Liberals' stunning m...

Coalition Leader Vows To Fight On

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.07.2014 | Canada Politics

Francois Legault, the leader of the Coalition party, had wanted to promote a third way in Quebec politics that differed from those of the provincial L...

Grim Reality For PQ After Knockout

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.07.2014 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Just 18 months after coming to power, Pauline Marois and the Parti Quebecois have been knocked out of office.Monday's resounding loss at th...

Cartoon Perfectly Sums Up The PQ's Defeat

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada Politics

The Quebec Liberals won the election, but this cartoon in the Chronicle-Herald last month perfectly sums up the Parti Québecois' electoral fortunes. ...

Couillard Snatches Home Riding

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.07.2014 | Canada Politics

ST-FELICIEN, Que. - Liberal Leader Philippe Couillard has emerged victorious in his riding of Roberval.Couillard had nearly 60 per cent of the vote an...

HuffPost Canada Earns 3 CAJ Award Nominations

Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 04.16.2014 | Canada

The Huffington Post Canada has been named as a finalist for three Canadian Association of Journalists awards. Business reporter Sunny Freeman has b...

Ex-Gang Leader Turns Against Associates In Murder Trial

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.07.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A former Vancouver-area gang leader who pleaded guilty for his role in a plot that left six people dead, including two innocent bystanders...

35 Surprising Things About A Selfie With Rob Ford

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada Politics

Facebook user Denis McGrath saw Rob Ford at a Blue Jays game recently and snapped a couple of photos. First a shot he labelled "judgey": The...

Should Vancouver Aquarium Keep Whales, Dolphins?

CBC | Posted 06.07.2014 | Canada British Columbia

More than 11,000 people have joined an online petition to get the issue of whales and dolphins in captivity on Vancouver's municipal election ba...

Five Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me About Casual Sex

Simone Katerine | Posted 06.07.2014 | Canada Living
Simone Katerine

Although I hope sex ed class has changed a lot since I was a teen in the mid-90s, I'm not holding my breath. From learning how to be comfortable in my own skin to dealing with those messy things called "feelings," here are a few things I really wish someone had told me about casual sex.

Will Reform Bill Makeover Help Chong?

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.07.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Two Conservative bills that would fundamentally change the Canadian electoral system, two very different approaches.On the one hand there is ...

Jennifer Lawrence Like You've Never Seen Her Before

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada Style

For once, Jennifer Lawrence is on the cover of a magazine, and she's not the star! "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" actress covers Martha Stewart ...

14 Egg Recipes For People Who LOVE Eating Eggs

The Huffington Post Canada | Terri Coles | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada Living

Easter is almost here which means bunnies, baby chicks, and of course, chocolate eggs. Since chocolate eggs are an Easter favourite, there's no reason...

Man Furious Over $37 Sandwich

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A customer is furious after a North Vancouver pizzeria allegedly short-changed him, essentially charging him $37 for a $7 sandwich. Jeff, who asked...

Jean-Luc Picard, Habs Fan?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada TV

A thousand Leafs fans will shed a thousand tears when they see the hat in Patrick Stewart's hand. ...

What Is Dry Brushing And What Can It Do For My Butt?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada Living

If you haven't heard of dry brushing already, it is exactly what the name suggests — scrubbing your skin with a brush without the use of soap and wa...

LOOK: Daenerys Targaryen's Style Evolution

The Huffington Post Canada | Anne T. Donahue | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada Style

Our "Game of Thrones" style evolution continues with Daenerys Targaryen (for our take on Cersei Lannister, click here), arguably one of the strongest ...

Althia Raj

Bill C-23 Puts Plan To Encourage Youth Voting In Jeopardy | Althia Raj | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — An Elections Canada pilot program aimed at encouraging student voting during the 2015 election could be grounded if the Fair Elections Act ...

Peaches Geldof Was A Force In Fashion

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada Style

Peaches Geldof has been found dead, according to the BBC. The British model, style icon and mom-of-two was the daughter of musician Bob Geldof and ...

Peaches Geldof, Daughter Of Bob Geldof, Dead At 25

HuffPost Canada Music | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada Music

Peaches Geldof, daughter of rock legend Bob Geldof and the late Paula Yates, has been found dead at age 25. The BBC reports police were called "fol...

Top Tips For a Perfect Pedicure

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 06.07.2014 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

Recently, I noticed that my toes could use a makeover. When I was at the pool for my weekly swim, I noticed other women having such pretty toes, polish in every shade and colour. In an attempt to have dazzling feet for the summer, I spoke with the regional manager at absolute spa.

Three Things To Do For Someone Who's About To Lose a Pet

Barbara Cartwright | Posted 06.07.2014 | Canada Living
Barbara Cartwright

The underlying sentiment is that our dog is going to die anyway so why not relieve ourselves of the discomfort and inconvenience. I have worked with animals and people for decades -- it is both my passion and my career -- so I was caught off-guard when I felt that subtle pressure from mainstream society to put my dog down and move on with life.

Why Internships Should Be Illegal

J.J. McCullough | Posted 06.07.2014 | Canada Business
J.J. McCullough

2012-04-27-mediabitesreal.jpgShould unpaid internships be illegal? Well, some time ago I recall society came to an agreement that unpaid labor was not something we were interested in, and I think it's not unreasonable to stick with that conclusion barring any persuasive new arguments to the contrary. CEO cries that they can't "afford" to pay even minimum wage to full-time employees helping run their businesses don't meet that criteria. Such logic merely puts internships in the dubious company of tipping  --  a backdoor way to subsidize a flawed business model by inventing a social convention to make it someone else's problem.