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This Is The Wrong Way To Promote Positive Body Image

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 02.25.2015 | Canada Style

We're all for celebrating different shapes and sizes, but one plus-size retailer took things too far. Taking Shape decided to make a bold statemen...

Taylor Swift's Edgy Look Has Won Us Over

The Huffington Post Canada | Chloe Tejada | Posted 02.25.2015 | Canada Style

Seems as if Taylor Swift's friendship with model Karlie Kloss is paying off! On Tuesday, Feb. 24, the "1989" singer attended the 2015 Elle Style Aw...

Racism Still Persistent In Ontario, Says Human Rights Chief

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.25.2015 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Ontario has made progress in combating the scourge of racism and other forms of discrimination but the fight is far from over, the outgoing ...

Magazine Forced To Apologize After Featuring Very Thin Model

The Huffington Post Canada | Chloe Tejada | Posted 02.25.2015 | Canada Style

A Danish fashion magazine has been forced to apologize for featuring a very thin model in its pages. After social media condemned Cover magazine fo...

Giuliana Rancic Publicly Apologizes After Racist Remarks

The Huffington Post Canada | Chloe Tejada | Posted 02.25.2015 | Canada Style

After being slammed by social media on Tuesday, Giuliana Rancic finally admitted she made a poor judgement call. On Tuesday, Feb. 24, the "Fashion ...

Airline Offers In-Flight View Of Northern Lights

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 02.25.2015 | Canada Business

Aurora borealis! At this altitude, at any time of day, in this part of the world, localized entirely in an airplane cabin?

How To Get Claire Underwood's Style Without Becoming Evil

The Huffington Post Canada | Anne T. Donahue | Posted 02.25.2015 | Canada Style

We're days away from descending upon the Underwood-run White House in "House of Cards" Season 3, where Claire and Frank will undoubtedly deliver a who...

11 Things For Ontarians To Do During March Break

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 02.25.2015 | Canada Living

Spring break! Yeah! Ontarians (well, the young ones, anyway) are set to enjoy some time off for March Break from March 16 to 20, 2015 (excludin...

Why Veterans Spending Is Expected To Drop $54 Million

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.25.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Harper government's road map to this year's federal budget suggests it is prepared to pour more money into programs and services for the ...

Chong's Reform Act Passes House Vote

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.25.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - His zigzag journey has lasted more than a year, but Michael Chong has crossed one critical finish line in his bid to rebalance power between ...

Ex-CEO Pleads Guilty To Kicking Puppy In Vancouver

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.25.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The offence carries a maximum penalty of a $75,000 fine, up to two years in jail or a lifetime ban on owning animals.

Vancouver Night Of Glitz And Giving Raises $200,000

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 02.24.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The circus-themed evening of charity organized by an heir to the Army and Navy department store fortune raised more than $200,000.

Here Are The Best/Worst Theories About Who Dug The Mystery Tunnel

The Huffington Post Canada | William Alcopra | Posted 02.24.2015 | Canada

Twitter has *totally* figured out who dug the Toronto tunnel

Keystone Battle Will Go On Despite Obama's Veto: Prentice

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.24.2015 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Jim Prentice says the struggle over Keystone XL is not over, even with the veto of a bill approving the transcontinental pi...

Giant Octopus Hugs Diver's Face, Educates Us All

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 02.24.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Biologist Jackie Hildering said the encounter dispels the idea that octopuses are monstrous or Kraken-like.

5 Things To Know About That Hole Someone Dug In The Centre Of The Universe

The Huffington Post Canada | William Alcopra and Jesse Ferreras | Posted 02.24.2015 | Canada

Well, this is weird. The Toronto Police revealed Tuesday that they're baffled by the discovery of a short tunnel — or underground bunker, as som...

Chris Brown Isn't Allowed Into Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 02.25.2015 | Canada

Convicted felon Chris Brown was denied entry into Canada, forcing the cancellation of two concerts. As the rapper tweeted on Tuesday in advance of ...

5 Myths And Facts About Ontario's Updated Sex Education Curriculum

Karyn Pickles | Posted 02.27.2015 | Canada Living
Karyn Pickles

Unfortunately, misconceptions and misinformation about this curriculum are continuing to make their way around the Internet, mostly because people seem bound and determined to willfully ignore the actual facts before forming an opinion. So today I'm going to address the most common myths about the new curriculum.

Academic Staff At Two Ontario Universities Warn Of Strike

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.28.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The union representing teaching assistants and other academic staff at Ontario's two largest universities warns a potential strike in the co...

PHOTOS: Ontario's New Sex-Ed Curriculum Sparks Heated Debate

CP | Allison Jones and Keith Leslie, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.24.2015 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne strongly defended the province's revised sex-education curriculum Tuesday as she faced Opposition criticism t...

This Video Proves The Swedes Are Ahead Of Us In All Things Sex

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 02.24.2015 | Canada Living

Just a day after launching a brand new sex ed and health curriculum in Ontario, talking about sex with kids in general has been on the minds of many C...

40 Auditors' Letters For 40 Senators

Ottawa Citizen | Jordan Press | Posted 02.24.2015 | Canada Politics

A sweeping probe of Senate spending is to be completed in the coming weeks, and the final report on whatever auditors have found is expected to be m...

Harper Calls NDP Criticisms Of Anti-Terror Bill Ridiculous

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.24.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper is urging a House of Commons committee to study the government's anti-terror bill as quickly as possible, in sp...

Obama Vetoes Keystone XL Bill

CP | Alexander Panetta, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.25.2015 | Canada Politics

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Barack Obama made good Tuesday on a threat to veto a bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, bringing the two sides in t...

Mentally Ill Soldiers More Likely To Be Declared Unfit For Service: Study

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.24.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - New research by National Defence shows that soldiers with mental health conditions, especially those with Afghan war illnesses, are far more ...