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SkyTrain Sex Assault Suspect Turns Himself In

CBC | Posted 11.07.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A 38-year-old Burnaby man has turned himself in after he allegedly sexually assaulted three women on the SkyTrain over the Labour Day long weekend. ...

Another School Under Fire For Rape Chant

CBC | Posted 11.07.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The University of British Columbia is under fire after it emerged its students sang a chant advocating rape during frosh week, only days after a video...

Reported Emissions Offer A 'Bait-And-Switch': Environmentalists

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.07.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Environmentalists on both sides of the border are cynical about reports of a prime ministerial appeal to the White House for common North Ame...


CP | Stephen Wilson, The Associated Press | Posted 11.07.2013 | Canada

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina -- Tokyo was awarded the 2020 Olympics on Saturday, capitalizing on its reputation as a "safe pair of hands'' and defying conc...

Here We Go!

CP | Keith Doucette, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.07.2013 | Canada Politics

PORT HAWKESBURY, N.S. -- Nova Scotia Premier Darrell Dexter has called a provincial election for Oct. 8 with the economy, leadership and energy expect...

B.C.'s 'Magical' Cycling Event

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

Riders, start your pedalling: one of B.C.'s most challenging bike events beckons you this weekend. The 2013 GranFondo Whistler is a grueling, 122-k...

Stalking Carly Rae Jepsen Was 'Prank'

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

B.C. car salesman Chris Long told Abbotsford Provincial Court that he began his cyberstalking campaign against pop star Carly Rae Jepsen as a "prank."...

Brad Pitt Brings His Hot Mug To TIFF

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.09.2013 | Canada Style

Take it easy, Brangelina lunatics: Brad Pitt is at TIFF 2013 and he is looking better than ever. The sexy dad walked the Toronto Film Festival red ...

Another Measles Outbreak

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

VANCOUVER - Health officials have determined a measles outbreak in the Vancouver area has infected four people who were not immunized, incompletely im...

Frosh Sex Chant Prompts Resignation

CBC | Posted 11.06.2013 | Canada

The president of the Saint Mary's University Student Association has resigned over a frosh-week chant that promoted non-consensual sex with under...

Who Won The PNE Prize Home?

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

Dean Cockerill, a pulp mill worker from Gibsons on B.C.'s Sunshine Coast has won this year's PNE Prize Home Lottery. The winning ticket was drawn T...

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...