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Cop Responds To 911 Fight Call, Ends Up In Epic Dance-Off

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 02.10.2017 | Weird News

This cop in Ontario, Canada, has some seriously arresting dance moves. Jarrod Singh showed off his slick steps after the fight he was called out to po...

Skipping Breakfast Could Increase Your Risk Of Heart Disease

Reuters | Anna Almendrala | Posted 02.01.2017 | Healthy Living

(Reuters Health) - Planning meals and snacks in advance and eating breakfast every day may help lower the risk of cardiovascular disease, new guidelin...

Bomb Threats Target Jewish Community Centers For Third Time In A Month

Reuters | Ashley Alman | Posted 02.01.2017 | Politics

NEW YORK (Reuters) - More than a dozen Jewish community centers around the United States and one in Canada received bomb threats on Tuesday, the third...

Freezing Rain Sparks Impromptu Ice Skating In Canadian Streets

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 12.28.2016 | World

What do Canadians do when freezing rain ices over the streets? They skate, of course! Earlier this week, about a quarter-inch of ice formed in parts o...

WATCH: Good Samaritan Frees Adorable Skunk From Coke Can Hell

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 09.28.2016 | Good News

A good Samaritan in Canada risked a skunk’s stinky spray this week to free the critter’s head from a Coke can. Mike MacMillan spotted the black an...

Toronto Comes Alive During 2016 International Film Festival

Dwight Brown | Posted 09.22.2016 | Travel
Dwight Brown

There are film festivals all over the world. Few however, take over an entire city and engage locals and visitors on the level of the Toronto International Film Festival. An estimated 480,000 filmgoers attend screenings, eyeball celebrities and scout out the up-and-coming filmmakers at TIFF.

A New Start for Toronto Trafficking Survivors

Kevin M. Ryan | Posted 09.22.2016 | Impact
Kevin M. Ryan

Is there anything better than a new beginning, a safe bedroom to call your own, the smell of a fresh coat of paint, and people around you who want not...

Canadian Man Killed In Police Raid Made 'Martyrdom Video,' Planned Attack

Reuters | Paul Vale | Posted 08.11.2016 | World

The man killed during a Canadian police raid at his home in Ontario on Wednesday was a supporter of Islamic State who was in the final stages of attac...

5 Reasons VRTO Will Completely Change the Face of VR

Jesse Damiani | Posted 06.22.2016 | Technology
Jesse Damiani

With E3 in the rearview and VRLA on the horizon, it's hard to imagine carving out any extra mental space for yet another conference, yet another round...

Under The Radar Toronto Hotels

Bryen Dunn | Posted 06.17.2016 | Travel
Bryen Dunn

With the Canadian dollar still well below par compared to the U.S. one, it's a perfect time for Americans to head north to Canada's largest urban city...

Oh Canada! My Ode to Toronto and All Things Canadian

Oneika Raymond | Posted 04.21.2016 | Travel
Oneika Raymond

While I consider myself a global citizen, I am a PROUD Canadian, born and raised in Toronto. I was born at the now-defunct Northwestern General Hospital, spent my formative years kicking around Keele and Eglinton Streets, and my mom still lives in Mississauga. Not Mississippi, Mississauga.

A-Sides With Jon Chattman: In Good 'Spirits' with The Strumbellas

Jon Chattman | Posted 04.05.2016 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

The Strumbellas' breakthrough track is already massive on alt-rock radio, and their lyrics strike me like a Negan bat blow. When I hear lines like "I got guns in my head and they won't go... Spirits in my head and they wont" and especially the line "I'll be a dreamer 'til the day I die," I identify, get inspired, and feel free.

The School District That Paid Attention

Tom Ostapchuk | Posted 03.23.2016 | Education
Tom Ostapchuk

Speaking with the Chief Information Officer of the District School Board of Niagara (DSBN) is like being in the audience of a startup company pitch competition. Dino Miele expresses himself with a youthful enthusiasm that instantly hooks you onto his dream of dramatically improving education.

WATCH: Amazing 8-Year-Old Excels Beyond Measure Despite Disability

HooplaHa | Posted 03.11.2016 | Good News
HooplaHa

Nicki Alarie does not know the word 'can't.' Born with a hand deformity she doesn't have use of her second hand like we do. Her 'small' hand only allo...

10 Cities All The Cool Kids Are Traveling To

SmarterTravel | Posted 03.10.2016 | Travel
SmarterTravel

Hello again! ...It's time to re-introduce yourself to these 10 cities that have done the impossible and transformed themselves from C-list destination...

Top 10 Things to Do in Tobermory, Canada

Cynthia Lee | Posted 03.02.2016 | Travel
Cynthia Lee

Tobermory is a small community situated at the northern tip of the Bruce Peninsula, a 4-hour drive north of Toronto. With its perfect combination of g...

The Lesbian Chronicles 11: Memories

Katharine Angelina Love | Posted 02.17.2017 | Queer Voices
Katharine Angelina Love

I remember one sunny August day in Jackson's Point, the tar so wonderfully warm under my feet.

Canadians Learn Arabic To Give Syrian Refugees A Warm Welcome

HuffPost Arabi | Sara Elkamel | Posted 02.10.2016 | World

Canadian David Foster developed a passion for Arabic ten years ago, while he was working for an international company in Sudan. Now, he is using his l...

Meatless Monday: The Glow from Ontario -- Oh She Glows' Angela Liddon

Ellen Kanner | Posted 01.10.2017 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Canadians tend to be nicer than Americans -- more candor, less snark. There's some exceptions, but then there's Canadians like Ontario's Angela Liddon...

UAE To Prosecute Salim Alaradi After 17 Months Of Detention Without Charge

The Huffington Post | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 01.15.2016 | World

A Canadian man of Libyan origin who has been imprisoned without charge in the United Arab Emirates for over a year will finally have his day in court ...

Girl Runs Hot Chocolate Stand On Birthday To Raise Money For Syrian Refugees

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 12.19.2015 | Good News

The purpose behind this girl's hot chocolate stand is even sweeter than her product. Abigail MacDonald, from the town of Paris in Ontario, Canada, tu...

Here's Your Checklist for a Great Week in Toronto

College Tourist | Posted 11.29.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

While Tim Hortons isn't a landmark, per say, it is a coffee shop you have to visit while in Toronto. And you'll have no problem finding one, because much like Starbucks in the US, Tim Hortons are everywhere in Toronto.

Bald Eagle Poses For Selfie With Brothers After Rescue

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 11.28.2015 | Weird News

A bald eagle was freed from a hunting trap by two brothers in Canada and posed for an incredible selfie before flying away. Neil and Michael Fletcher ...

Here's How This Guy Took A Pioneering Selfie In 1935

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 11.24.2015 | Technology

Instagram and iPhones weren't around when this man wanted to snap a selfie in 1935, but he made it happen with just a film camera and some string. Red...

Muskoka: Music For Change

Jonah Bryson | Posted 11.21.2016 | Green
Jonah Bryson

Dave Hadfield, best known for writing the song "In Canada", which he performed with his brother Chris Hadfield (astronaut) in the video that went viral, recently added his voice to the fight to save the small town of Bala, Muskoka.