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Teen Asks Horrible Friend To Design Her First Tattoo, And Well…

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 03.23.2017 | Comedy

When a teen figured her best friend would design a cool tattoo for her, she was sorely mistaken. Elle Mills, an 18-year-old from Ottawa, Canada told t...

Supporters Of College Removing Scale From Gym Say It Is 'Triggering'

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.13.2017 | College

A Canadian college has a full-scale controversy on its hands. The decision to remove a scale from Ottawa’s Carleton University gym so students won...

Deadly Tornadoes Rip Through Midwest

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 03.01.2017 | Green

UPDATE: 12:51 a.m. March. 1 ― Missouri State Patrol confirmed to CNN that one man was killed while driving south of Perryville, Missouri, when a pas...

Celebrate Winter with Festivals in Canada!

ZEALnyc | Posted 02.10.2017 | Arts
ZEALnyc

By Caitlin Leonard, ZEALnyc Contributing Writer, February 10, 2017 As the winter season continues, a great way to break away from your regular routin...

Man Smuggles 22 Hunks Of Gold Out Of Canadian Mint Using His Anus

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.03.2017 | Crime

Prison is rearing its ugly head for a man who smuggled 22 gold pucks out of the Canadian Mint in his anus. Not all at the same time, mind you. Leston ...

Teens Asking An Older Woman To Take Selfies With Them Are True #Squad Goals

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 02.01.2017 | Women

This is next level awesome. A group of teens decided to have an adorable, impromptu selfie session with an older woman who went out of her way to give...

Climate Change This Week: Arctic Frying Disaster, Community Solar Is Competitive, And More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 11.30.2016 | Green
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Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. And the chances of Donald Trump's family and fortune surviving climate change are s...

'Green News Report' - October 27, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 10.27.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Leaked audio exposes utility companies' deliberately deceptive anti-solar...

'Green News Report' - October 25, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 10.25.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: More than 120 arrested at pipeline protest in North Dakota; More arrests ...

Silence Of The Whales: A Road Trip

Joan Moran | Posted 08.08.2016 | Travel
Joan Moran

The idea of a road trip in summer can either make you cringe or bring joy to your heart.

Fighting Climate Change From Inside The World's 'Air Conditioner'

Arctic Deeply | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 06.18.2016 | Home

Sheila Watt-Cloutier is one of the toughest, most influential Inuit activists in Canada. Her perspective on the effects of toxic chemicals and climate...

Ottawa Starts The Party Early For Its "Big Year"

Kari Haugeto | Posted 05.31.2016 | Travel
Kari Haugeto

Ottawa is in a celebratory mood. Canada's 150th anniversary of confederation is just a few months away -- they're calling it Canada's "big year" -- ...

Canada's Affluent Middle-Class at Risk

Wendell Cox | Posted 08.25.2016 | Business
Wendell Cox

All Canadians, including middle income and lower income households, should enjoy the benefits of rising incomes, not having them eaten away by higher house prices that rise substantially faster. This requires serious policy reforms where urban containment is in place and avoiding implementation elsewhere.

Ukrainian Diaspora Must Jettison Right Wing Tendencies

Nikolas Kozloff | Posted 08.17.2016 | Home
Nikolas Kozloff

Though World War II has long since concluded, the conflict still lives on for many in Ukraine and the country's foreign Diaspora. For Kiev, which has been locked in a deadly stalemate with Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine, the public relations stakes are high.

Star Wars Characters Join Forces With Adorable Animals To Promote Shelter Adoption

The Huffington Post | Cameron Keady | Posted 05.08.2015 | Good News

In a galaxy not so far away, stormtroopers have swapped blasters for bunnies, all in the name of charity. Members of Capital City Garrison -- an E...

Katerina Mertikas: Painting With Heart!

Justine Frangouli-Argyris | Posted 05.20.2015 | Arts
Justine Frangouli-Argyris

Katerina Mertikas is well-known for painting Canadian children enjoying the snow, playing hockey and skating or frolicking in the rain under their colorful umbrellas. So much so, that many of her paintings have adorned Unicef's Christmas cards for years.

Grand Finale, Ultimate Indignity - Blackballed by Greyhound: Canadian Odyssey on the Looney Front - Part 23

Mike Arkus | Posted 11.17.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

The Ottawa reunion of us six old Cuba hands, class of the mid 60s, goes swimmingly. Our combined ages reach back to just before the birth of Abraham's...

Canadian Deal Destinations for Off-Season Travel

Henrik Kjellberg | Posted 01.12.2015 | Travel
Henrik Kjellberg

Most of the country experiences off-season in autumn, so now is the perfect time to take advantage of lower hotel prices before the holidays hit, and check out some fantastic destinations.

The Rise of Extremism : A Perplexing Phenomenon

Justine Frangouli-Argyris | Posted 12.29.2014 | Politics
Justine Frangouli-Argyris

It is traumatic for a peaceful country like Canada to count two devastating attacks in one week that were carried out by native children nursed in an educational system that taught them to be law-abiding, democratic citizens.

Ottawa's Jewish, Muslim, And Christian Leaders Stand Together After Deadly Week

Ottawa Citizen | Emma Loop | Posted 10.27.2014 | Religion

A booming organ thundered through Christ Church Cathedral in downtown Ottawa on Sunday as those at an interfaith memorial service sang a heartfelt O C...

The Gun Debate Will Reawaken With Ottawa Shooting

Gil Laroya | Posted 12.23.2014 | Politics
Gil Laroya

Love them or hate them, guns are continually showing up in the headlines. What has changed the face of the gun debate is the increased number of shoot...

This Is Canada's Hero

Reuters | Posted 10.23.2014 | Home

By Randall Palmer and Leah Schnurr OTTAWA, Oct 23 (Reuters) - The guard credited with killing a gunman in Canada's parliament fought back tears as ...

Ottawa Shooter Michael Zehaf-Bibeau Not On List Of High-Risk Travelers: Police

Reuters | Posted 10.23.2014 | Home

By Randall Palmer and David Ljunggren OTTAWA, Oct 23 (Reuters) - The gunman in Wednesday's attack on Canada's capital Ottawa acted alone and there ...

Shep Smith Delivers Powerful Monologue On Ottawa Shootings

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 10.23.2014 | Media

Fox News' Shepard Smith delivered a monologue about Wednesday's shootings in Ottawa, urging people not to "give in" to panic when these types of attac...

Canadian Newspapers Cover Ottawa Shooting With Collective Shock

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 10.23.2014 | Media

The horrific killing of a Canadian soldier, Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, 24, at the National War Memorial in Ottawa on Wednesday has left not only the nation ...