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Tightened Security For Helicopter Escapees

CP | Alexandre Robillard, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.22.2014 | Canada

QUEBEC CITY, Que. - The return to court Monday of three accused drug traffickers who broke out of jail two weeks ago in a helicopter was punctuated by...

Striking Teachers Brainstorm Plan B

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Educators huddled Sunday night, trying to come up with a plan B after a veteran mediator declined their invitation to help resolve British...

Exploding Airbags?

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 08.22.2014 | Canada Business

DETROIT - A recall of defective air bags is spreading to more manufacturers.BMW, Chrysler, Ford, Honda, Mazda, Nissan and Toyota will all recall cars ...

Mediator Declines To Help End Teachers Dispute

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A veteran mediator has turned down a request to try to settle British Columbia's teachers strike.B.C. Teachers Federation spokesman Rich O...

WATCH: Pearl Jam Perform 'Let It Go'

The Huffington Post Canada Music | Posted 06.22.2014 | Canada Music

You might be tired of hearing "Let It Go", but Pearl Jam is here to redeem it. The band broke into the song's chorus while singing "Daughter" at a...

New B.C. Liquor Laws Could RAISE Beer Prices

CP | Steven Chua, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - British Columbia's new happy hour laws may actually raise prices for beer at some bars.The province is now allowing pubs to change prices ...

TFW Program Changes Not Calming B.C. Debate

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The federal government's planned overhaul of the temporary foreign worker program has done little to calm debate in British Columbia, wher...

15 Awful Truths About Living In Toronto Only Vancouverites Know

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 06.23.2014 | Canada Living

Congratulations! You made the move. Or you made the move and hightailed your way back to that West Coast nirvana locals offhandedly call "Vancity." ...

Luxury Home To Be Built On First Nation Cemetery

CBC | Posted 08.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

On National Aboriginal Day, B.C. First Nations and gulf islanders rallied and canoed around a tiny B.C. island cemetery that is being developed into t...

Gov't Reaches Out To Mediator To Help End Teachers' Dispute

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The British Columbia government is hoping to hear back from a veteran mediator this weekend to find out if he is available to help end the...

WATCH: Peckish Bear Rummages Through Freezer

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

When you've got the munchies, you head for the fridge, right? Well, it's no different for a young black bear in British Columbia. Yogi, who is know...

WATCH: Messi's AWESOME Goal

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.23.2014 | Canada

All bow down to Lionel Messi. Argentina's forward and captain scored in stoppage time to give the team a 1-0 win over Iran and move to the second ...

We Need To Ask Tough Questions About Moncton

Mark Taliano | Posted 08.21.2014 | Canada Politics
Mark Taliano

Fear of a re-occurrence of a similar incident could make a population more amenable to police state security, including the loss of freedoms, in exchange for perceived protections. Police state measures would likely include increased surveillance, normalization of lock-downs, plus more and better police armaments: a ramping up of the police-industrial complex.

BULLFROG INVASION

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Despite a frog hunter's warnings as far back as 2006, it appears an invasion of giant bullfrogs is spreading on Vancouver Island. Russ Schut caught...

P.K. Subban's Class Act Response To Maclean's Cover

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.21.2014 | Canada Living

It’s been a whirlwind year for P.K. Subban. The Toronto native travelled to Sochi, Russia to play with Team Canada during the Olympics and survi...

Woman Has Dream Of Winning Lottery, Wins $6.9 Million Next Day

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.20.2014 | Canada Business

WINNIPEG - A Manitoba woman's dream has come true by winning nearly $7 million on Lotto 649.Maria Digel says she played the same numbers for 30 years,...

Alberta Doesn't Like Foreign Workers Cap

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.20.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta Jobs Minister Kyle Fawcett says Ottawa's plan to reduce and cap the number of temporary foreign workers will harm Alberta — and b...

5 Cucumber Recipes That Are As Cool As A Cucumber

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.23.2014 | Canada Living

WHAT WE'RE COOKING THIS WEEK: Cucumber A cool cucumber is the perfect summer ingredient. Also informally called cukes, cucumbers can be made int...

Icelandic Singer Reveals Mystery 'Girl From Vancouver'

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Anyone who can rhyme "Vancouver" with "Hoover" in a romantic ballad is an honorary citizen in our books. Icelandic musician Svavar Knútur has our att...

Vancouver Servers, Bartenders Swap Aprons For Boxing Gloves

The Huffington Post B.C. | Sara Harowitz | Posted 06.20.2014 | Canada British Columbia

After hours on her feet slinging drinks and serving meals in downtown Vancouver, Shaylen Washburn swaps her restaurant apron for boxing gloves to trai...

20 Amazing WorldPride Shots From Around The World

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.20.2014 | Canada Living

WorldPride Toronto kicks off on Friday, June 20, and for the next 10 days, people from around the world will celebrate LGBTQ pride through hundreds of...

Feds Unveil New Travel Fee For Visitors

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.20.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Millions of visitors to Canada will pay a $7 application fee beginning next April under a new electronic security screening plan.The federal ...

Beautiful Accessories For Adding Something Blue To Your Big Day

The Huffington Post Canada | Jennifer Choy | Posted 06.20.2014 | Canada Style

"Something Olde, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue, A Sixpence in your Shoe." In case you were wondering, this old English rhyme is th...

PHOTOS: Vancouver House Is Gorgeous AND Energy Efficient

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.20.2014 | Canada British Columbia

An old, abandoned building that's been turned into Vancouver's latest energy efficient home is now on the market for $2.2 million. During the build...

B.C. Polygamist Leader Sued By Mormon Church

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.20.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is suing the religious leader of a small polygamous sect in British Columbia, alleging Win...