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B.C. Police Watchdog Agency Divided, Damaged: Report

The Province | Posted 06.17.2014 | Canada British Columbia

B.C.’s new civilian police watchdog agency is so damaged by leadership problems, internal battles, and increasing staff turnover that its future is ...

Where Has She Been? Pamela Anderson Runs Around In Italy

The Huffington Post Canada Style | Posted 06.17.2014 | Canada Style

If you've been wondering about Pamela Anderson lately, it seems like she is happier than ever. After revealing she experienced sexual attacks duri...

Julie Stopped Yoyo Dieting -- And Lost 100 Pounds In A Year

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.17.2014 | Canada Living

WHO: Julie Piette, works in accounts receivable AGE: 30 CITY: Deux-Montagnes, Que. By The Numbers: 235 at my heaviest, currently 135, for a total...

Blue Seems To Be Kate Middleton's Favourite Colour

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.19.2014 | Canada Style

Just a day after going casual with jeans and a shirt with baby Prince George, Kate Middleton stepped up her style with fancy headwear and a long blue ...

Paulina Gretzky Goes Bra-Free In Sexy Photo

The Huffington Post Canada Style | Posted 06.17.2014 | Canada Style

Paulina Gretzky sure knows how to WOW us on Instagram. The 25-year-old selfie queen posted a sexy photo of herself on Monday, going bra-free with a...

Brazil's Most Important Matches Aren't at the World Cup

Angelina Chapin | Posted 08.17.2014 | Canada
Angelina Chapin

In perfect fulfillment of gender stereotypes, I don't watch sports. I'm immunized against World Cup fever. But while I won't follow the scores or watch any games, I am interested in the part of Brazilian football that has nothing to do with athleticism. Think of the American TV series Friday Night Lights. Football in small-town Texas is a metaphor for optimism. Coach Taylor's drills are about more than winning high school games. He gives both the all-American jocks and youth with criminal backgrounds the tools to win at life. For Brazilians, soccer is about hope. In fact, the sport is one of the country's most effective social programs.

What Is Halal?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.17.2014 | Canada Living

With Ramadan approaching, you'll likely hear plenty of talk in food circles about halal food. But what is it, exactly? The word "halal" means "p...

When Does Ramadan End?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.17.2014 | Canada Living

The month of Ramadan, which lasts from June 29 until July 29, is a time in which Muslims bring themselves closer to Allah through fasting and prayer. ...

GRAPHIC: Second Kenya Attack Kills 9

CBC | Posted 08.16.2014 | Canada

Extremists attacked a coastal area of Kenya for the second night in a row, killing at least nine people a day after the deaths of nearly 50, an offici...

11-Hour Standoff With Empty House

CBC | Posted 08.16.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver police spent 11 hours in a standoff with an empty house Monday, after an unidentified man reportedly brandishing an axe escaped unnoticed ou...

WATCH: Stanley Cup Bet SETTLED On Kimmel

CP | Deepti Hajela, The Associated Press | Posted 08.16.2014 | Canada TV

NEW YORK, N.Y. - The mayor of New York City sang "I Love L.A." on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" Monday night to settle a Stanley Cup wager with Los Angeles Mayo...

Flood Anniversary Could See.. Flooding

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.16.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - With the anniversary of the 2013 flood just around the corner, a rainfall warning is raising the anxiety level in a lot of southern Alberta ...

25 Sexy Plus-Size Dresses

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.18.2014 | Canada Style

Admit it: the best part about summer is getting to wear a bunch of hot dresses, right? Right. The not-so fun part? Trying on a ton of frocks that a...

Team Croatia Livid After Nude Photos Leak

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.30.2014 | Canada Living

Croatia’s national soccer team is on a strict no-reporters diet after their players were caught with their pants down – literally. Hiding behin...

Kids Give Adorable Advice To Trevor Linden

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.17.2014 | Canada British Columbia

When Trevor Linden became president of the Vancouver Canucks, he was undoubtedly showered with snippets of advice for how to run his team. But perhaps...

This Robot Is A Hitchhiker You'll Want To Pick Up

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.17.2014 | Canada

You meet some interesting hitchhikers when you drive across Canada. Along the road there are tourists, drifters and others looking for adventure. ...

Tories Propose $100-Billion Spending Plan On Drones, Jets, And Weapons

CBC | Posted 08.16.2014 | Canada Politics

The Conservative government is proposing more than $100 billion in defence spending on a series of projects that would see the Department of National...

The World Cup Protest That The Cameras Didn't Show You

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.16.2014 | Canada Impact

As teams took to Corinthians Arena in Sao Paulo for the opening ceremony of the 2014 World Cup, three young people followed them onto the pitch to rel...

Weed Breathalyzer Invented By Ex-Mountie

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.16.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A retired B.C. RCMP officer has spearheaded a breathalyzer designed to detect marijuana on a driver's breath. Kal Malhi was inspired to develop the...

This Is What The World Cup Is Like For Canadians

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.16.2014 | Canada

When the World Cup comes around, Canadians are not always sure who to cheer for. And when they finally choose a team, there's a huge risk that the...

Watchdog Orders Review Of Agency's Greg Matters Investigation

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.16.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - British Columbia's police watchdog has appointed its own watchdog to review the agency's handling of its very first case — the probe int...

Why Sad Facebook Statuses Make You, Well, Sad

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.16.2014 | Canada Living

It turns out that it's not just viruses and malware that can be passed on to friends when we're not careful how we use our smartphones and computers....

MacKay: 'I Think He's Eligible'

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.16.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Conservative government is defending its appointment of a judge to the Quebec appeal court in the face of the latest legal challenge from...

Bridesmaid Dresses Your Wedding Party Will Actually Love

The Huffington Post Canada | Jennifer Choy | Posted 06.18.2014 | Canada Style

If the movie “27 Dresses” taught us anything, it’s that a closet full of chiffon pastel coloured monstrosities is less than ideal. Never mind th...

10 Period Myths We Should Stop Believing

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.17.2014 | Canada Living

It's that time of the month again. You know, when your period odour attracts the likes of sharks, and when you have sleep on your side every few hours...