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Rain Couldn't Dampen Team Canada's Spirits At The Rio Closing Ceremony

(1) Comments | Posted August 21, 2016 | 11:28 PM

A little Rio rain wasn't going to dampen spirits at the Rio Olympics closing ceremony.

While other athletes brought plastic-bag looking ponchos or were forced to weather the elements, Team Canada looked very cozy in their red rain jackets, hats and mittens. OK, maybe that last one isn't exactly...

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Gordie Howe Tributes Pour In From Canadians, Hockey World

(0) Comments | Posted June 10, 2016 | 11:47 AM

The hockey world mourned the death of Gordie Howe on Friday. Howe, who died at 88, was known as "Mr. Hockey." Tributes poured in from fans, hockey notables and public figures alike.

Howe Remembered


The Detroit Red Wings, where Howe spent a staggering four decades as a player, posted this...

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VIDEO: Husky Puppy Takes Tumble Down Stairs

(1) Comments | Posted April 15, 2016 | 6:10 PM

This Husky puppy is going to learn a valuable life lesson: In life sometimes you fall down.

This adorable pup seems undaunted by the towering steps that are in front of him. Within seconds he's taking a pretty serious tumble down the carpeted stairs.

Fortunately, he's OK. Our...

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VIDEO: Brothers Stage Fake Zombie Apocalypse For Drugged Up Sister

(9) Comments | Posted April 12, 2016 | 5:23 PM

What would you do if the zombie apocalypse came? What would you do if it came when you were still in a drug-addled haze from dental surgery?

These two brothers pulled a hilarious prank on their little sister moments after her wisdom-teeth removal surgery.

They recorded fake radio broadcasts...

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9 Reasons To Fall In Love With The Blue Jays In 2016

(0) Comments | Posted April 7, 2016 | 5:38 PM

The secret is out. The Blue Jays are back and after a memorable, and at times heartbreaking playoffs, Toronto sports fans are hungry for more from the Blue Jays.

The Jays started their season on the road in Tampa Bay and will be holding their home opener...

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Justin Trudeau's '60 Minutes' Segment Has Americans Wishing He Was President

(182) Comments | Posted March 6, 2016 | 7:56 PM

American news show "60 Minutes" aired a profile of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Sunday, just days before he heads to Washington, D.C. for a historic state visit.

The segment touched on notable moments of Trudeau's life and rise in politics: growing up in the spotlight, delivering the

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Canadagram: Meet CJonesPhoto

(0) Comments | Posted March 3, 2016 | 5:27 PM

This week we meet another arctic explorer and introduce you to @CJonesphoto. Here he is in his own words

Hi, I'm Curtis Jones. I am a landscape, travel, and adventure photographer from Newfoundland and Labrador. I have lived, worked and played in Nunavut for the last 11 years...

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Canadagram: Meet Ananya.Ray

(0) Comments | Posted March 3, 2016 | 5:08 PM

This week we meet @ananya.ray an Alberta photographer who loves wandering the world and showing off the bigness of our world.

I’m Ananya and I’m a student and part time traveller. When I’m not spending time in school I choose to spend my time travelling or exploring Alberta...

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Canadagram: Meet EricMarkDo

(0) Comments | Posted March 2, 2016 | 3:46 PM

Hi @Canadagram community! My name is @ericmarkdo and I’m a journalist based in Toronto. I’m stoked to share some photos from my Instagram journey with everyone this week!

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Bill Cosby Mugshot Released, Comedian Charged With Sexual Assault

(0) Comments | Posted December 30, 2015 | 3:20 PM

Authorities in Pennsylvania released a mugshot of comedian Bill Cosby on Wednesday afternoon. The 78-year-old actor has been charged with aggravated indecent assault in a 2004 case involving former Temple University employee Andrea Constand.

bill cosby mugshot

Cosby was released on...

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Toronto Raccoon Caught On Video Stealing Doughnut

(5) Comments | Posted December 30, 2015 | 2:10 PM

New York has pizza rat. Toronto has doughnut raccoon? YouTube user Peter J. caught one of the bandit-masked animals descending from a doughnut store ceiling and pilfering a pastry.

Peter Jensen, who shot the video at a Toronto doughnut shop, told Buzzfeed Canada that the...

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Meet The Queen Of Calgary's Instagram Community @Worth_Y

(0) Comments | Posted December 30, 2015 | 10:51 AM

This week we head to Calgary and meet a photographer building the Instagram community in one of Canada's most vibrant cities:

Hey! I'm Morgan; urban explorer, lover of: word play, and supporting local businesses, and events. I'm also the founder of @yycinstameets, and love showing out of...

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@FindTrueN Wants To Shed A Window On Nunavut

(1) Comments | Posted December 29, 2015 | 3:49 PM

This week we head north and meet a photographer building the Instagram community in Nunavut. Meet @_anubha and @findtruen. Here she is in her own words:

My name is Anubha Momin (@_anubha) and @findtruen is the Instagram account for my blog, findingtruenorth.ca. @findtruen is a blog...

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The 10 Best Blue Jays Moments Of 2015

(1) Comments | Posted December 18, 2015 | 3:21 PM

A bat flip for the ages. A division title. And more home runs than any other team in the major leagues this year. That was your Toronto Blue Jays.

As 2015 draws to a close, we took a look back at some of our favourite moments from...

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Meet A Guy And His Awesome Dog @CityDogLiving

(0) Comments | Posted December 7, 2015 | 2:47 PM

This week we meet Frank and his owner Allan, two guys trying to make it in the big city ;) meet @citydogliving.

My name is Allan and this is Frank. We started out as friends and now have become co-workers. I am a menswear designer, entrepreneur, and photographer....

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Blue Jays Ace David Price Signs With Red Sox For 7 Years, $217 Million

(10) Comments | Posted December 1, 2015 | 4:27 PM

Ace pitcher David Price is leaving the Toronto Blue Jays and signing a 7-year, USD$217-million contract with divisional rivals the Boston Red Sox, the Boston Globe reported on Tuesday.

The deal makes Price one of the highest-paid pitchers in baseball and is larger than the...

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Go On An Adventure With @HikeBikeTravel

(0) Comments | Posted December 1, 2015 | 2:27 PM

This week we stay outdoors and meet another Instagrammer who loves capturing this country's amazing scenery. Meet @HikeBikeTravel. Here she is in her own words:

My name is Leigh McAdam and I am the founder of www.hikebiketravel.com – a travel and adventure blog where I can share my...

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Canadagram: Meet @GreatNorthCo

(0) Comments | Posted November 23, 2015 | 1:04 PM

This week we head for an adventure with a trio of photographers, meet @greatnorthco. Here they are in their own words:

Great North Collective is a community. We are a community of photographers and creatives, amateur and professional, who want to share the beautiful...

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Canadagram: Meet @RoamingFocus

(0) Comments | Posted November 23, 2015 | 12:47 PM

This week we go back to Toronto to meet photographer @roamingfocus. Here he is in his own words:

My name is Mike Palmer. I'm born and raised in Toronto and I’ve been working as a freelance photographer since 2008. I love to explore, learn new things,...

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Canadagram: Meet @EatHalifax

(0) Comments | Posted November 23, 2015 | 12:00 PM

This week we go to Halifax to meet @EatHalifax, a chronicler of the many delicious things that the east coast city has to offer. Here she is in her own words:

Up until recently, my life revolved around food: thinking about it, cooking it, writing about...

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