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Lea Michele Rep Asks For Privacy Following Boyfriend's Death

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.15.2013 | Canada TV

A representative for actress Lea Michele, the girlfriend of recently deceased actor Cory Monteith, has released a statement. “We ask that everyo...

Where Does He Stand?

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.13.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Newly minted Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz will deliver on Wednesday what will undoubtedly be the most-watched statement from the cen...

Celebrities React To Cory Monteith's Death

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.15.2013 | Canada TV

As news of Cory Monteith’s death spread, celebrities took to Twitter to express their shock and grief. The Canadian actor, best known for playing...

Death Toll Rises To 37

CP | Paola Loriggio and Benjamin Shingler, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.13.2013 | Canada

UPDATE: Police updated the death toll to 37 at a press conference Monday. LAC-MEGANTIC, Que. - The parish priest in a Quebec town gripped by trage...

A 'Significant' Problem

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.13.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Gaps in the cyber security efforts of Canadian corporations could be leaving them open to sophisticated attacks by hackers, records show."Th...

A 'Colossal Task' In Lac-Megantic

CP | Megan Dolski, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.13.2013 | Canada

In his many years as a firefighter, the largest blaze Lt. Tim Harvey had ever faced consisted of three simultaneously burning buildings.But that exper...

Mining Lobbyists Target Feds After B.C. Project Rejection: Documents

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.12.2013 | Canada British Columbia

WILLIAMS LAKE, B.C. - The company behind a rejected billion-dollar gold and copper mine in the British Columbia Interior has been lobbying for the fed...

Fans Devastated By Cory Monteith's Death

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.15.2013 | Canada TV

Fans of the show Glee, flooded Twitter with condolences and sad messages after news broke on Saturday night that star Cory Monteith was found dead in ...

'Glee' Star Found Dead

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.12.2013 | Canada British Columbia

'Glee' star Cory Monteith has died, Vancouver police confirmed Saturday night. The police said that Monteith was found dead in his room on the 21st...

The Week In Review: Adding Insult to Grave Injury in Lac-Megantic

Marni Soupcoff | Posted 09.12.2013 | Canada
Marni Soupcoff

The Rail World Inc., the company involved with the Lac-Megantic derailment, could use a lesson or two in public relations. It took company president Ed Burkhardt four days to get himself to Lac-Megantic, and he spent those days casting blame on the town's fire department and making bad jokes about having to wear a bulletproof vest whenever he did visit. A company's priority should be to take a respectful tone while providing a frank and honest assessment of its own role in an incident. That's not only the right and decent thing to do, it also happens to be a good business decision. It's a lesson Ed Burkhardt may be learning the hard way.

Public Drinking Allowed In B.C. Parks?

CBC | Posted 09.12.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The B.C. Liberals are considering allowing people to bring alcoholic beverages to beaches and parks, according to attorney general Suzanne Anton. In...

Manhunt In Maple Ridge

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.12.2013 | Canada British Columbia

MAPLE RIDGE, B.C. - The Mounties are searching for two suspects after someone shot at an RCMP officer near Vancouver.A news release says the incident ...

LOOK: Vancouver's Priciest Digs

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.13.2013 | Canada British Columbia

It’s been nearly three months and Vancouver’s most expensive house listing just can’t seem to find a buyer. On the market since April, the 1...

Young Lac-Mégantic Victim Remembered

CBC | Posted 09.12.2013 | Canada

Marc-Antoine Masse wears a ring on a chain around his neck. It belonged to Andrée-Anne Sévigny, his girlfriend, who was working as a waitress at t...

Town's Mayor Admits To Killing Cats With Pickup Truck

The Huffington Post Quebec | Posted 07.13.2013 | Canada Politics

Stéphane Gendron, the controversial mayor of the small town of Huntingdon, Que. recently admitted to deliberately killing cats with his pickup truck....

No Back Pay For Enslaved Nanny

CBC | Posted 09.12.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A Vancouver man convicted of human trafficking his Filipina nanny many not have to pay her claim for $34,000 in back pay for unpaid overtime and other...

Cops Find Pot In Odd Place

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.12.2013 | Canada

HAMILTON - Hamilton police got a surprise after several marijuana plants were spotted growing outside the city's courthouse.A woman spotted the plants...

Fire Destroys Toronto Building

CBC | Posted 09.12.2013 | Canada

Toronto firefighters have put out a fire in a building at the corner of Broadview Avenue and Gerrard Street East. The fire broke out around 5 a.m. ...

Event That Snubbed Garneau Planned In Part By Ministers' Offices

CP | Dean Beeby, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.12.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - This is Ground Control to Major Marc: you didn't make the grade.Documents show at least two ministers' offices helped plan a Canadarm event t...

5 More Bodies Found

CP | Paola Loriggio and Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.11.2013 | Canada

LAC-MEGANTIC, Que. - Final words for loved ones lost in a horrific train crash and messages of hope for the grieving survivors found their place on br...

The New Face Of Modelling

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.12.2013 | Canada British Columbia

B.C. student Jessica Kruger has succeeded in her bid to become the new face of Lise Watier's "Something Sweet" perfume. Kruger made headlines back ...

Critics Slam BC Ferries' 'Ill-Timed' Staff Perks

CBC | Posted 09.11.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A BC Ferries program to give workers $300 gift cards to encourage them to stay healthy is raising concerns with critics who say the public and the gov...

Gun Amnesty Pulls In Missile, Assault Rifle

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.16.2013 | Canada British Columbia

RICHMOND, B.C. - A British Columbia gun amnesty appeared to be the perfect solution for the person who had a 1.8-metre missile hidden away in storage ...

Bella Bella Devastated By Fire

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.11.2013 | Canada British Columbia

BELLA BELLA, B.C. - A devastating fire has destroyed the only grocery store in the remote coastal First Nations community of Bella Bella, B.C.RCMP say...

B.C. Woman Faces Child Sex Charges In U.S.

Posted 07.13.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Theresa Goddard, a 45-year-old woman from B.C., has been arrested in the U.S. and accused of arranging to meet a man with the purpose of having sex wi...