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Montreal Columnist Under Fire For Trivializing Sexual Assault

CBC | Posted 12.04.2013 | Canada Politics

A Journal de Montreal columnist is being accused by some women's groups of trivializing sexual assault in a column published yesterday. Michel...

B.C. Winery Takes Top Honour

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

In a massive ego boost for British Columbia wines, the Okanagan Valley's Mission Hill Family Estate winery was dubbed the "World's Best Pinot Noir" in...

No Charges In Merritt Mine Accident

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - British Columbia's Criminal Justice Branch says it will not approve charges against the operators of a mine where an employee drowned more ...

How Hoarding Could Have Killed Her

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

An East Vancouver woman narrowly escaped a two-alarm house fire Friday morning, after the items she had hoarded obstructed firefighters trying to put ...

LOOK: 10 VIFF Films To See This Weekend

The Huffington Post B.C. | Fiona Morrow | Posted 10.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Okay, people, it's the weekend, VIFF is in full swing and we thought we'd pull out 10 movies that are screening on Saturday or Sunday for your viewing...

P.E.I. MLA Ousted From Tory Caucus

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.04.2013 | Canada Politics

CHARLOTTETOWN - The interim leader of Prince Edward Island's Progressive Conservatives says he has removed former leader Olive Crane from the Tory cau...

Skrillex To Headline Massive EDM Festival

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Skrillex is set to headline a slate of superstar DJs in Vancouver for the second-ever Contact Festival, to be held at BC Place on Dec. 26 and 27. D...

PHOTOS: Protesters Demand Justice For Canada's Aboriginal Women

CP | Ben Makuch, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - They gathered by the hundreds on the rain-soaked steps of Parliament Hill, carrying sombre reminders of murdered and missing aboriginal women...

'Glee' Star Looks Ready For Bed On The Red Carpet

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.04.2013 | 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: Anna Dello ...

Hunter In Good Spirits After Becoming The Hunted

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

HUDSON'S HOPE, B.C. - A conservation officer says a 60-year-old hunter who was mauled by a bear in Hudson's Hope, B.C., is in good spirits in an Edmon...

Kerry Washington Is Adorable

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.04.2013 | Canada Style

Every week we choose an accessory we've spotted on a celebrity which we're obsessing over. Last Week: Suki Waterhouse This Week: Kerry Washingto...

The Best Way To Get Around During Nuit Blanche

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.04.2013 | Canada Travel

The streets of Toronto are about to run red... with colour and art. Come Oct. 5, Scotiabank Nuit Blanche will descend upon the city and turn Toron...

Call For DNA Samples Before Conviction Gaining Traction

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 10.04.2013 | Canada Alberta

Calgary's top cop's call for the collection of DNA before a conviction is gaining traction in Ottawa, but is being blasted by people in the streets an...

Assisted Suicide Legalization Up To Courts, MP Hints

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - The federal government kept the door firmly shut on assisted suicide Friday, saying it might ultimately fall to the courts to decide whether...

11 Best New Breweries In Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Terri Coles | Posted 10.07.2013 | Canada Living

There's no question that craft beer is hot right now. Beer of all types puts $14 billion into the Canadian economy each year, and Canada is among ...

Do B.C. Highways Need More Speed?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

KAMLOOPS, B.C. - British Columbia is launching a review of speed limits on longer stretches of highways between communities, mostly in rural parts of ...

So Here's How You Cook A Perfect Turkey

The Huffington Post Canada | Terri Coles | Posted 10.04.2013 | Canada Living

Roast turkey is a meal that most of us only cook a couple of times a year, if at all, so it can be stressful when you've got Thanksgiving dinner loomi...

Paulina Poses In Her Underwear To Robin Thicke's 'Blurred Lines'

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.04.2013 | Canada Style

Paulina Gretzky has done it again! It wasn't enough for the wannabe socialite to share hot photos of herself in barely-there bikinis and figure-hug...

Residential Schools Day Students Seek Redress

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

KAMLOOPS, B.C. - Students who attended native residential schools in B.C., but did not live in residence, are seeking redress for their experiences.La...

Kim's Coveted Feature

The Huffington Post Canada | Jennifer Choy | Posted 10.04.2013 | Canada Style

The best part about having good eyebrows? They balance out your face. We were given this sage advice by eyebrow guru, Nathalie Smith, founder of MY...

Walk For An Hour, Reduce Breast Cancer Risk

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 10.04.2013 | Canada Living

Women who walk for an hour a day can reduce their risk of breast cancer by 14 per cent, a new study suggests. Findings also showed that women who e...

WATCH: Should Canada Get A Debt Ceiling?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.04.2013 | Canada Politics

Should Canada get a debt ceiling? Earlier this week Sun News columnist and host Anthony Furey penned an editorial suggesting that Canada should im...

Penelope's Stunning Red Carpet Return

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.04.2013 | Canada Style

Hollywood starlets watch out because Penelope Cruz is back and better than ever. The "Vicky Cristina Barcelona" star made her triumphant return to ...

I'm With Miley: Don't Slut-Shame Me for Gyrating on Stage

Jen Clarke | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Music
Jen Clarke

Years ago I wrote a song called "I Want It" about being -- ahem-- infatuated on a dance floor. I would perform in spandex costumes, jump into crowds and gyrate. All the while, I loudly and proudly identified as a feminist. That's why Sinaed O'Connor's open letter to Miley Cyrus sent me into a rage. As women, and as artists, we are constantly fed mixed messages, trying to walk the thin, precarious line of giving people what they want while fitting into our prescribed roles as desirable yet consumable women. Be strong but don't be a bitch. Be sexy but not too sexual. I never anticipated Sinead as capable of slut-shaming. But here we are.

Kate Upton's Sports Illustrated Cover Is... Different

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.04.2013 | Canada Style

Kate Upton has landed herself yet another Sports Illustrated cover but it's not as hot as you would think. The 21-year-old model poses in the Oct. ...