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Thousands At Vancouver Sun Run Honour Boston

CP | Monte Stewart, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - People in a number of communities put on their running shoes Sunday to pay tribute to the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings.In Vanco...

Why This Pre-Teen Gives A Damn About B.C.'s Election

CP | Rebekah Funk, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.20.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - While many 12-year-olds may be watching YouTube, texting friends or reading celebrity gossip magazines, British Columbia pre-teen Jennifer...

Canadian Held In Gadhafi Plot Returns Home

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.20.2013 | Canada

TORONTO - A Canadian woman who spent the past 18-months languishing in a Mexican prison has come home.Cyndy Vanier arrived quietly at Toronto’s Pear...

Smart Meter 'Emissions' Panic B.C. Woman | Posted 04.20.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A woman who replaced her smart meter because she believed it was affecting her health is now in the dark after BC Hydro cut off her power. After the ...

WATCH: Edmonton Police Controversial New Web Series

CBC | Posted 06.20.2013 | Canada

A new web series produced by the Edmonton Police Service is already causing controversy. More than 2,500 people watched the first episode...

Homeland Security's Proposed New Canada-U.S. Border Fee Prompts Alarm In New York | Posted 06.20.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The U.S. government is proposing to charge a new fee for every vehicle or pedestrian crossing the U.S.-Canada border -- an idea that has prompted fier...

Kate Middleton Moving Back In With The 'Rents?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.23.2013 | Canada Living

Kate Middleton’s baby due date is still months away, but many are already curious about where the royal newborn will live. The Duchess of Cambrid...

Where The Pot Party At?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 04.20.2013 | Canada British Columbia

This is one celebration you're likely to smell before you see it. Yes, it's 4/20 - April 20 - the day when stoners everywhere unite to hold the pot p...

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How Canada's Housing Crash Could Take The Economy Down With It | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 04.20.2013 | Canada Business

Canada's housing market is falling in the country's major cities and it could very well drag the economy down with it, a prominent housing analyst sai...

It's Adrian Dix's Destiny to Legalize Marijuana

Dana Larsen | Posted 06.20.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Dana Larsen

He may not know it yet, but Adrian Dix will be the Premier who presides over the decriminalization and then legalization of marijuana in BC. The reason I know this is because of the 420 Code. Although Dix isn't particularly pro-pot, he does say he supports decriminalization. It's not an issue he feels comfortable talking about and usually he takes the easy route and passes the buck to the federal government.

'This Is Going To Be A Bad One'

CBC | Posted 06.20.2013 | Canada

Communities across central Ontario are warning people to stay away from rivers and creeks, saying water levels are high and waterways are dangerous. ...

WATCH: Adorable Grizzly Bear Plays In The Snow

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 04.23.2013 | Canada Alberta

He's adorable, cute, seemingly cuddly and lethal. Frolicking in the snow after a long winter's nap, a video released earlier this week by Parks Can...

Thousands At Parliament Hill 4/20 Rally

CBC | Posted 06.20.2013 | Canada

Thousands of Canadians are assembling today on Parliament Hill and many others will gather in cities across North America to mark the event known as 4...

Last Shop Standing: Whatever Happened to Record Shops?

Graham Jones UK | Posted 06.20.2013 | Canada Music
Graham Jones UK

I set off on a journey around the country to interview 50 record stores who I thought would be amongst the last shops standing to find out what they had done to survive whilst hundreds of others had failed. My book was made into a movie, and is now the official film of Record Store Day on April 20.

When Music Journalism Goes Bad

Danko Jones | Posted 06.20.2013 | Canada Music
Danko Jones

As more self-appointed music critics are able to get their quickly-cobbled thoughts across to a readership/viewership that scrolls and skims more than actually reads, Frank Zappa's famous quote about music journalism becomes ever so appropriate: "Rock journalism is people who can't write interviewing people who can't talk for people who can't read."

What's Next For Dzhokar Tsarnaev?

AP | Bridget Murphy And Katie Zezima | Posted 04.21.2013 | Canada

BOSTON -- As the lone surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing lay hospitalized under heavy guard, the American Civil Liberties Union and a fe...

Massive Health Costs Of Boston Attack

CBC | Posted 06.20.2013 | Canada

As scores of people injured in the Boston Marathon bombing remain in hospital, efforts are underway to help them foot medical bills that will likely c...

How Will Boston Bombings Change U.S. Homeland Security?

CBC | Posted 06.20.2013 | Canada

Nothing like the security changes in the United States that followed the Sept. 11 attacks are expected because of the Boston Marathon attack, accordin...

Mulcair: First B.C., Then The Nation

CP | Rebekah Funk, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

SURREY, B.C. - The B.C. Liberals demanded the NDP fire its provincial secretary over letters the Liberals say amount to a "shakedown" of Liberal party...

Kelly Olynyk Trades MBA For NBA

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

After a breakout season in the NCAA, Kelly Olynyk will drop out of school early to enter the NBA draft. "It was a really tough decision," said Olyn...

Dix's Welfare Increase Plan Called 'Pathetic'

CP | Tyler Harbottle, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - New Democrat Leader Adrian Dix's claim that British Columbia has the worst income inequality and the second worst record on child poverty ...

8,000 Pot Cookies Seized By Police

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

SURREY, B.C. - The cookie crumbled the wrong way for a pair of thieves when a home invasion led police in Surrey, B.C., to thousands of cookies believ...

Ecstasy OK'd For Vancouver PTSD Trial

CBC | Posted 06.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A small group of soldiers, police officers and sexual assault victims suffering from chronic post-traumatic stress disorder will soon see if the rave ...

Liberal MLA Confesses In 'Very Tight Race'

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - She's the daughter of a ship-yard labourer and restaurant dishwasher who became a professional accountant, and she's well versed in the st...

Actress Re-Auditions For NDP Role

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The lights are on, the cameras are rolling, and actress-turned-politician Jessica Van der Veen is showing little fear of the spotlight in the run-up t...