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20 Of The Best Audio Books To Listen To This Fall

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.28.2014 | Canada Living

As September nears, your inner perpetual student can't help but want to learn something new. So if you're usually a reader (like us!), why not try out...

Campus Paper Sorry For Telling Students How To Seduce TAs

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.28.2014 | Canada Living

Western University's student newspaper has apologized for its Frosh Issue, which contained a controversial story that taught readers how to seduce the...

WATCH: Tim Hortons Created The Most American Doughnut Ever

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada Living

Given all the negative publicity in the U.S. over Burger King's decision to merge with Tim Hortons and move to its headquarters to Canada, perhaps thi...

Inuit Children Showing Physical Signs Of North's Food Security Problems

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada Living

Hunger among Inuit families is so prevalent in Arctic Quebec that it could be why almost half their children are shorter than average, new research su...

Back-To-School Fashions You Can Justify As An Adult

The Huffington Post Canada | Anne T. Donahue | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada Style

The jig is up: we are adults, and most of us aren’t going back to school on Tuesday. But that doesn’t mean we're not going to pretend that somehow...

All The Ways You Can Wear White After Labour Day

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada Style

Labour Day is just around the corner but, contrary to what fashion lore tells us, we're still allowed to wear white well into fall. (It's your style, ...

Vancouver Aquarium Challenges Whale, Dolphin Breeding Ban In Court

CP | Steven Chua, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The Vancouver Aquarium has launched a legal challenge over the city park board's attempt to prohibit the breeding of whales, dolphins and ...

Workers In These Cities Will See The Biggest Pay Hikes Next Year

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada Alberta

It looks like west is best if you're hoping for a pay hike next year. Workers in Calgary and Saskatoon will see some of the highest salary increas...

This Is How Far An Oil Spill Could Spread In The Fraser River

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Researchers dumped hundreds of bright yellow cards into B.C.'s Fraser River and Burrard Inlet to simulate how far a potential oil spill from the Trans...

Carmen Electra On Her Struggles With Love, Insecurity And Tragedy

The Huffington Post Canada | Leena Tailor | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada Music

At 42, Carmen Electra remains one of the world’s biggest sex symbols, still making headlines with her seductive ‘Werq’ music video and a racy sw...

Kylie Jenner Is Making Lip Liner A Thing Again

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada Style

A lot of people (namely, the media) are making a big deal about Kylie Jenner supposedly copying half-sister Kim Kardashian's style. Sure, the young...

NHL Addresses Swirling Expansion Plan Rumours

CP | Stephen Whyno, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - NHL expansion is likely coming in the near future, though the league hasn't committed to any official plan just yet.For more than a year, co...

Malin Akerman Doesn't Look Like This Anymore

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada Style

Miley Cyrus' hair influence is still being seen all over the red carpet! Proof: Canadian actress Malin Akerman, who debuted a shaved hairdo on Mond...

World's Smartest Panda Fakes Being Pregnant To Get More Panda Luxuries

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 08.28.2014 | Canada Living

This is either the world's smartest panda or the world's best panda actor. Or both. What was intended to be the world's first live panda birth has...

Toronto's Clever Litter-Shaming Ads Could Just Work

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.28.2014 | Canada Living

UPDATE: The ads have been pulled, due to complaints from the brands depicted. Read our story here. For a long time, Toronto has enjoyed a reputatio...

Education Minister Asks Teachers To Suspend Strike

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.31.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - The question of whether British Columbia's half-million schoolchildren start classes as scheduled next week appears to hinge the teachers' ...

The World's 'Most Beautiful Woman'

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.28.2014 | Canada Style

Jennifer Lawrence and Scarlett Johansson are both stunning women in their own right, but what happens when you mash the two together? That's what o...

A Wake-up Call for Canada's Mining Industry

David Suzuki | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada British Columbia
David Suzuki

When a tailings pond broke at the Mount Polley gold and copper mine in south-central B.C., spilling millions of cubic metres of waste into a salmon-bearing stream, B.C. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett called it an "extremely rare" occurrence, the first in 40 years for mines operating here. He failed to mention the 46 "dangerous or unusual occurrences" that B.C's chief inspector of mines reported at tailings ponds in the province between 2000 and 2012, as well as breaches at non-operating mine sites.

IMF Head Caught In Corruption Probe

CP | Lori Hinnant, The Associated Press | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada Business

PARIS - Christine Lagarde, the chief of the International Monetary Fund, was put under official investigation for negligence in a French corruption pr...

Mentally Ill Canadians Need Help, Not Handcuffs: Report

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - There has been a significant increase in the number of interactions between police and people with mental illness over the past five to se...

Old Racist Real Estate Clauses Remain In Vancouver

CBC | Posted 08.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

To many people, Metro Vancouver stands for diversity, but there's a dark history behind how some local neighbourhoods and property owners dealt with ...

Toronto Mayoral Hopeful Promises Free Viagra For Seniors

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada Politics

Here’s one idea to spice up a marathon municipal election campaign. Toronto mayoral candidate Sarah Thomson thinks one way to make the city a “...

Campus Paper Tells Students How To Seduce Their TAs

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada Living

A student newspaper at Western University is facing heavy backlash after it published an article advising readers how to seduce teaching assistants (T...

IT'S OVER

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada Music

Canadian singer-songwriter Neil Young is calling it quits with his wife of 36 years. San Mateo court documents show paperwork for dissolution of ma...

B.C. Hospitals' Breastfeeding 'Contract' Upsets New Moms

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 08.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Hospitals in B.C.'s Fraser Health region are asking new moms to sign a "feeding plan" that claims babies who aren't breastfed are more likely to get "...