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WATCH: Seal Dodges Hungry Orcas, Winds Up In Whale Watchers' Boat

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 08.24.2016 | Weird News

An ambitious seal gave a bunch of Canadian whale watchers way more than they bargained for when it scurried onto their boat to escape a pod of hungry ...

4 Hot Vacation Spots in North America You Shouldn't Miss This Summer

Toby Nwazor | Posted 07.18.2016 | Travel
Toby Nwazor

Credit It's the height of the summer when travelers look for new and exciting places to see. North America is not left out on the list of great place...

10 Things I Love About Living In Vancouver

Alicia Haque | Posted 05.09.2016 | Travel
Alicia Haque

Having lived here for over a year, I'm still as head over heels as I was when we first arrived. I won't pretend that Vancouver's the cheapest place to live -- the affordability aspect is something I often question. But this ocean-wrapped city offers a melange of urban living, outdoor activities, beautiful views, and glitz and glam that you won't find elsewhere.

When the Murmur Becomes a Roar: the 'Trump Sanders Effect'

Arden Henley | Posted 05.06.2016 | Politics
Arden Henley

There has been a murmur of discontent across the political spectrum in the U.S. for some time, with Occupy Now on the left and the Tea Party on the right two prime examples. On May 3 the murmur became a roar, a profound and angry outcry against the status quo. Trump has become the presumptive candidate for the Republicans and Bernie just will not go away on the Democrats side.

Your Guide to Everything Western Canada

Shoptiques | Posted 04.19.2016 | Travel
Shoptiques

The beauty of Banff can't be missed Alberta Alberta has some of the world's most beautiful natural wonders. A visit there wouldn't be complete wit...

It Took Me Twenty-One Years, But I Finally Met Kevin Smith...

Dan Duffy | Posted 04.13.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Dan Duffy

I will never forget the moment I first saw Clerks. I was on a chartered limo bus on the way back from a Duran Duran concert in Chicago with some liste...

The Creepy Case of the Floating Feet

Garry Rodgers | Posted 03.28.2016 | Crime
Garry Rodgers

Could it be there's another homicidal maniac on the loose -- one with a fiendish foot-fetish? Someone who's cutting off his victim's feet and chucking them in the ocean? Or is it more likely just as the authorities say -- all the feet belong to suicide victims.

Why TED Now?

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 02.13.2016 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

I went to TED for the first time in 2005, and this year will be my twelfth consecutive TED. So, as my friend keep asking me the same five questions - I thought I'd take a moment to answer them for you.

Top 3 Restaurants in Vancouver for Chinese New Year

Chris Morrow | Posted 02.10.2016 | Taste
Chris Morrow

Foodie Craig Stowe takes me to three of the best Chinese Restaurants in Vancouver to celebrate Chinese New Year. Lin's for the juicy dumplings, Peaceful for the handmade noodles, and Shanghai for the fish noodles.

Deadpool

Dwight Brown | Posted 02.08.2016 | Black Voices
Dwight Brown

"I'm super, but I'm not a super hero," clarifies Deadpool, a petulant mutate. Yes he has mighty powers, but no pretense about being a nice guy. If the...

These Major Cities Prove Going Green Is Not Only Possible But Profitable

Charlie Hales | Posted 01.23.2016 | Green
Charlie Hales

This week, NOAA and NASA announced that 2015 was the hottest year on record globally, by a wide margin. That's the bad news. But here's the good news: We as a global community are starting to get serious about doing something about it.

This Is Not Canada

Sherina Harris | Posted 01.09.2016 | Teen
Sherina Harris

Last night, Syrian refugees attending a Welcoming event in Vancouver were attacked with pepper spray. Global News reported that around 15 people - inc...

The Secret Cantonese Snowman

Ana Garcia | Posted 01.04.2016 | Taste
Ana Garcia

Any place where the concept is eating and shopping doesn't have to work too hard to get me in the door.

Vancouver for Little Legs

Maria Rodale | Posted 12.04.2015 | Travel
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Andeep Singh, documentarian and television and Web video producer I spent my childhood living in Vancouver, British Columbia, and my...

5 Inspiring Moments from We Day Vancouver

La Carmina | Posted 10.23.2015 | Impact
La Carmina

Last Wednesday, 20,000 primary and secondary school students from all over BC gathered in Rogers Arena. Run by the non-profit Free the Children, We Day is an annual empowerment-fest with presentations by dozens of celebrities. Tickets are free for youths who have made a difference.

Canadian Rocky Mountain High

Shannah L. Compton | Posted 10.20.2015 | Travel
Shannah L. Compton

For us, 2015 was one of the more memorable summers for travel and the biggest highlight of the season was booking our passage on the Rocky Mountaineer luxury train through the great white north of Canada, eh!

5 Reasons Why Treehouse Point Is Your Perfect Glampsite

The Outbound Collective | Posted 10.07.2015 | Travel
The Outbound Collective

Grown ups can actually do what they want and you know you still want to realize those dreams. Here's your chance!

Moving From Canada's Biggest Cities

Wendell Cox | Posted 10.05.2015 | HuffPost Home
Wendell Cox

People have been moving away from Canada's largest metropolitan areas (Toronto, Montréal and Vancouver) for the last decade, according to Statistics Canada 2004/5 to 2013/4 data. Canada's patterns of dispersion over the past decade mirror the metropolitan dispersion that is continuing in most high-income world nations.

Patti LaBelle Will Not Allow Stripping At Her Shows

The Huffington Post | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 09.20.2015 | Entertainment

Note to Patti LaBelle fans: If you plan on seeing the icon in concert, don't even think about taking your clothes off, especially if you're one of the...

These Cops Want Girls To Know Their Job Isn't Just For Guys

The Huffington Post | Cameron Keady | Posted 09.14.2015 | Good News

A Washington police department is making sure all youngsters, regardless of gender, know they can pursue the career of their dreams. On Wednesday, do...

Sean Maguire Breathes New Life Into Robin Hood in 'Once Upon a Time'

Xaque Gruber | Posted 09.10.2015 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

In the past 70 years, roughly 15 men have portrayed the heroic Robin Hood in film and on television. Now Sean Maguire joins that coveted list. This gifted actor has brought his special interpretation of the romantic hero to ABC's newest hit fantasy drama.

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.

Banjo-Playing Suspect Serenades Cops In Bizarre Standoff

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 07.29.2015 | Weird News

Cops: they're a tough crowd. A 26-year-old software engineer is behind bars following a bizarre standoff in Vancouver, Washington, on Sunday afternoon...

All Aboard for Alaska: Cruising Alaska's Inside Passage on the Looney Front, Part 1

Mike Arkus | Posted 07.14.2016 | Travel
Mike Arkus

We're off to a roaring start. My wife Rivka is coming along on an 8-day/7-night cruise up the Alaska coast. Roaring in this case means we start the great royal hunt for her passport three months before departure.

Road Trip Tip: Cross the Border for Double the Fun!

trivago | Posted 06.30.2016 | Travel
trivago

Before you celebrate the red, white, and blue on July 4th, why not take a quick trip across the border to celebrate Canada Day on July 1 with our neighbors to the north?