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All The News - 05.01.2012

Manitobans who work with disabled vote in favour of strike action

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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WINNIPEG - Manitobans who work with children with disabilities have voted in favour of strike action to try to get a new contract.Thirty-one members of...

RIM Behind 'Wake Up' Anti-Apple Flash Mob In Australia (VIDEO)

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

WATERLOO, Ont. - BlackBerry maker Research in Motion is confirming media reports that it was behind anti-Apple flashmobs that took place in Australia last week.In...

Freese cogne un circuit de trois points dans un gain de 10-7 des Cards

CP   |  The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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ST. LOUIS, États-Unis - David Freese a brisé l'impasse avec un circuit de trois points en cinquième, mardi, et les Cardinals de St. Louis ont...

URGENT ¥ Après avoir prêté serment, Suu Kyi devenue députée de Birmanie

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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La lauréate du prix Nobel de la paix Aung San Suu Kyi a prêté serment mercredi devant le Parlement birman, mettant fin à une semaine...

Environmental Charities 'Laundering' Foreign Funds, Kent Says

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

Some charitable environmental groups in Canada are "laundering" funds from offshore donors to obstruct Canada's environmental assessment process, Environment Minister Peter Kent says. Kent...

Multitasking Makes People Feel Better, Even Though It's Not Efficient: Study

The Huffington Post   |  Amanda L. Chan   |   May 2, 2012

Multitasking is pervasive in our society, despite the fact that it often leads to sub-par quality of work and added stress. So why do we...

Sports And Energy Drink Consumption Damages Tooth Enamel, Study Suggests

  |   May 1, 2012

Sports drinks and energy drinks aren't just a source of sugar for kids -- they could also be responsible for tooth enamel damage that increases...

Non-Smoking Apartment Residents Frequently Exposed To Secondhand Smoke, Study Finds

  |   May 1, 2012

If you thought living in a smoke-free apartment was enough to protect you from secondhand smoke, think again. Thirty-eight percent of people in the study...

Evan Longoria To DL: Rays Star Out 4-8 Weeks With Hamstring Tear

AP   |  FRED GOODALL   |   May 1, 2012

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Evan Longoria took a right turn out of the Tampa Bay clubhouse and walked a few feet before stepping in front...

URGENT ¥ Six morts à Kaboul dans l'attaque d'une pension pour étrangers

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Cinq passants afghans et un garde de sécurité ont été tués mercredi à Kaboul dans l'attentat suicide à la voiture piégée des talibans visant une...

Un brouillage nord-coréen perturbe des avions en Corée du Sud (Séoul)

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Des signaux de brouillage envoyés depuis la Corée du Nord ont affecté des avions civils en Corée du Sud, mais sans les mettre en danger,...

Chris Christie Campaigns With Scott Walker In Wisconsin Recall Election

The Huffington Post   |  Mollie Reilly   |   May 1, 2012

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie campaigned with Scott Walker on Tuesday, telling the embattled Wisconsin governor's supporters that the recall will prove to America the...

5 NHL stories, including players 'missing in action'

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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The Nashville Predators face an even tougher battle down two games to none to Phoenix in their second-round NHL playoff series with forwards Alexander...

Suu Kyi au Parlement birman pour prêter son serment de députée (AFP)

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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La lauréate du prix Nobel de la paix Aung San Suu Kyi est arrivée mercredi au Parlement birman pour prêter son serment de députée et...

Cool Claw Ring: From The Stylelist Network

deluneblog.com   |   May 1, 2012

From De Lune: I snagged these insane in the membrane talon ring clips in eBay some time back for about $3 each and they definitely...

New Glasses: From The Stylelist Network

swankheights.net   |  4/29/2012 Juley   |   May 1, 2012

From Swank Heights: Updated my eyeglasses with these cat eye frames from www.coastal.com where you get your first pair free with the code firstpairfree! I don't...

Amazing Nail Art: From The Stylelist Network

SMOKE & MIRRORS   |  By MH   |   May 1, 2012

From Smoke & Mirrors: For one-night-only, UK nail artist, Sharmadean Reid, housed all her stateside friends under one roof to celebrate the soon-to-be-released book spanning...

URGENT ¥ Un brouillage nord-coréen perturbe des avions en Corée du Sud

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Des signaux de brouillage envoyés depuis la Corée du Nord ont affecté des avions civils arrivant et partant de Corée du Sud, mais sans les...

Weeks et Parker mènent les A's vers un gain de 5-3 face aux Red Sox

CP   |  The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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BOSTON - Jemile Weeks a réussi un simple de deux points dans une quatrième manche où les A's d'Oakland ont marqué quatre fois, mardi, en...

URGENT ¥ Suu Kyi au Parlement birman pour prêter son serment de députée (AFP)

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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La lauréate du prix Nobel de la paix Aung San Suu Kyi est arrivée mercredi au Parlement birman pour prêter son serment de députée et...

76ers Beat Bulls, 109-92: Jrue Holiday, Lou Williams Shine As Derrick Rose Watches (VIDEO)

AP   |  ANDREW SELIGMAN   |   May 1, 2012

CHICAGO — Jrue Holiday scored 26 points, Lou Williams added 20 and the Philadelphia 76ers beat Chicago 109-92 on Tuesday night to even their first-round...

Obama Afghanistan Visit: Taliban Claims Responsibility For Explosion In Kabul Hours After President's Exit

Reuters   |   May 2, 2012

(Recasts with six killed, Taliban claim responsibility, adds details) By Michael Georgy and Mirwais Harooni KABUL, May 2 (Reuters) - At least six people were...

Holiday scores 26, 76ers pull away in 3rd to beat Bulls 109-92 in Game 2

CP   |  Andrew Seligman, The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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CHICAGO - The fans gave Derrick Rose a standing ovation before the game. There wasn't much for them to cheer about in the end.Jrue Holiday...

Donner Prize winner examines power of PMO

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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A book that argues that Canadian democracy is threatened by the growing power of the Prime Minister’s Office has won the $50,000 Donner Prize...

El Cinco de Mayo 2012 abre un segundo frente en Puebla

HuffPost Voces   |  Carlos Harrison   |   May 2, 2012

Es como si fuera un trago de tequila para el turismo. Es el Cinco de Mayo 2012. México, que combate una publicidad negativa debido a...

Brett Lawrie donne la victoire aux Jays avec un circuit en solo en 9e

CP   |  La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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TORONTO - Le Canadien Brett Lawrie a cogné un circuit en solo en fin de neuvième, mardi, pour permettre aux Blue Jays de Toronto de...

Aung San Suu Kyi à Naypyidaw pour prêter serment au Parlement birman

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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La lauréate du prix Nobel de la paix Aung San Suu Kyi était attendue mercredi au parlement birman pour prêter son serment de députée, une...

Ronald Smith a rare Canadian on U.S. death row

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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Ronald Smith, set to be executed in Montana, is a rare case of a Canadian sentenced to die in America. He is one of...

Occupy Wall Street May Day Protests See Dozens Arrested Across The U.S.

Reuters   |   May 2, 2012

* Movement inspires rallies in numerous cities * "Anarchists" wear black bandannas in some locations * Packets of harmless white powder mailed to N.Y. banks...

Devils Erupt In 4-1 Win Over Flyers; NHL Playoffs Series Tied (VIDEO)

AP   |  DAN GELSTON   |   May 1, 2012

PHILADELPHIA — Adam Larsson and David Clarkson scored their first goals of the postseason, and the New Jersey Devils posted a 4-1 win over the...

Osama Bin Laden Death: A Look Back One Year Later (PHOTOS)

  |   May 1, 2012

One year after Osama bin Laden's death, President Barack Obama made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan on Tuesday. HuffPost's Jennifer Bendery reports: In a dramatic...

Stanstead: bisbille à la frontière canado-américaine pour deux éoliennes

Le Huffington Post Québec   |  Caroline d’Astous   |   May 2, 2012

Le maire de Stanstead, dans les Cantons de l’Est, qui alimente en eau les citoyens de la ville voisine américaine, Derby Line, se dit prêt...

Les Devils explosent et battent les Flyers 4-1 pour égaler la série

CP   |  Dan Gelston, The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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PHILADELPHIE - Les Devils du New Jersey ont explosé avec quatre buts en troisième et vaincu les Flyers de Philadelphie 4-1, mardi, pour créer l'égalité...
Lee Hernandez

Rosario Dawson On Election 2012, The Latino Vote And Endorsing Presidential Candidates (EXCLUSIVE)

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Lee Hernandez   |   May 2, 2012

Rosario Dawson had an incredibly busy weekend. On Friday, the actress/political activist was in Washington D.C., for the Voto Latino On Series event. Then on...

Florida Woman Finds $90,000 Diamond Ring Thanks To Classified Ad

  |   May 1, 2012

A Florida woman has been reunited with her $90,000 ring thanks to a newspaper classified ad, The Associated Press reports. This week, the woman and...

Mayberry se distingue en 8e et les Phillies battent les Braves 4-2

CP   |  The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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ATLANTA - John Mayberry fils a réussi un double pour ensuite marquer le point donnant l'avance aux siens en huitième, mardi, alors que les Phillies...

Celtics Defeat Hawks In Game 2, 87-80: Paul Pierce Caps Big Game By Tebowing (VIDEO)

AP   |  PAUL NEWBERRY   |   May 1, 2012

ATLANTA — Paul Pierce battled through another tough shooting night to score 36 points and the Boston Celtics wiped out Atlanta's 11-point lead in the...

B.C. promises suicide barrier on major Vancouver bridge

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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B.C.’s minister of transportation and infrastructure is pledging to have anti-suicide barriers installed on Vancouver’s Ironworkers' Memorial Bridge next year. Blair Lekstrom told CBC...

Even without Rajon Rondo, Celtics rally from 11 points down to beat Hawks 87-80 in Game 2

CP   |  Paul Newberry, The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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ATLANTA - Paul Pierce knocked down the free throws to clinch it, then dropped to a knee near midcourt.He wasn't planning on Tebowing, but it...

Brett Lawrie's walkoff homer gives Blue Jays an 8-7 victory over Rangers

CP   |  Gregory Strong, The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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TORONTO - In a wild game marked by several momentum shifts, Canadian Brett Lawrie refused to give the Texas Rangers another chance to come back.He...

Minus Kovalchuk, Devils erupt in third period, tie series with 4-1 win over Flyers

CP   |  Dan Gelston, The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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PHILADELPHIA - Adam Larsson watched Game 1 from the press box, dressed sharply in a suit and tie. From the rafters, he sat helpless as...

'The Voice' Finalists: Chris Mann, Tony Lucca, Jermaine Paul And Juliet Simms Move On

  |   May 2, 2012

After weeks of blind auditions, battle rounds and biting remarks from Christina Aguilera, it was time to reveal the finalists of Season 2 of NBC's...

Jackson et Porcello en vedette dans la victoire de 9-3 des Tigers

CP   |  The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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DÉTROIT - Austin Jackson a cogné quatre coups sûrs pour aider les Tigers de Detroit à battre les Royals de Kansas City 9-3, mardi.Rick Porcello...

'Dancing With The Stars' Elimination: Jaleel White Eliminated

  |   May 2, 2012

Well, that's what you call a shocker. Despite having the lowest scores on the leaderboard, Melissa Gilbert and Maksim Chmerkovskiy managed to escape this week's...

Alfredsson to remain with Senators organization: Paul MacLean

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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James van Riemsdyk was face down in front of the crease getting hacked, whacked, pushed and shoved by Martin Brodeur. The goalie tried everything...

Mme Clinton arrive en Chine en pleine crise autour de Chen Guangcheng

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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La secrétaire d'Etat américaine Hillary Clinton est arrivée mercredi en Chine pour une visite singulièrement compliquée par la présence, toujours non reconnue officiellement, du dissident...

William Jon Orders, Hang Glider Pilot, Accused Of Swallowing Evidence

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

CHILLIWACK, B.C. - The final moments of a young woman's life who plummeted from a hang glider over the weekend may have been caught on...

Anuncia Obama regreso de 23 mil soldados estadounidenses de Afganistán

  |   May 1, 2012

Washington, D.C. (Notimex).- El presidente Barack Obama anunció la noche de este martes 01 de mayo desde la Base Aérea Bagram, en Afganistán, el regreso...

Scott Brown-Elizabeth Warren Senate Race Costliest In Nation So Far

AP   |  STEVE LeBLANC   |   May 1, 2012

BOSTON -- The U.S. Senate race in Massachusetts is not only one of the most closely watched in the nation, it's also turning out to...

Les Cards de St. Louis vont retirer le numéro 10 de La Russa le 11 mai

CP   |  The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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ST. LOUIS, États-Unis - Les Cardinals de St. Louis ne vont pas tarder avant d'honorer leur ancien gérant Tony La Russa, qui verra son numéro...

Grève étudiante: quand Line Beauchamp est.. «pantoite»! (VIDÉO)

Le Huffington Post Québec   |   May 1, 2012

Un extrait de la conférence de presse de Line Beauchamp, alors qu'elle réagissait à la contre-proposition de la FEUQ et la FECQ au sujet des...

Naufragio arroja más de 105 muertos y 150 desaparecidos en la India

  |   May 1, 2012

Londres, Inglaterra (Notimex).- Más de 105 víctimas fatales y 150 desaparecidos dejó hasta ahora el naufragio de una embarcación atestada de pasajeros en el río...

Liguilla 2012: Quiere Miguel Herrera que América 'pegue primero' ante Pachuca

  |   May 1, 2012

Por El Juez de Línea CIUDAD DE MÉXICO - Las Aguilas del América viajaron la tarde de este martes al estado de Hidalgo, donde enfrentarán...

Dayanara Torres Anuncia Su Salida Del Hospital

  |   May 2, 2012

Aunque todavía la mañana de este martes, se hablaba de la posibilidad de que Dayanara Torres tuviera que ser intervenida quirúrgicamente por un problema que...

Obama In Afghanistan: Media First Reported, Then Yanked, News Of Secret Trip

AP   |  JIM KUHNHENN   |   May 1, 2012

WASHINGTON — It was the secret that bent but never quite fully broke. The White House released a fabricated Tuesday schedule for President Barack Obama...
Jennifer Bendery

Obama Hails Afghanistan 'New Day' On Anniversary Of Bin Laden's Death

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Jennifer Bendery   |   May 1, 2012

WASHINGTON -- In a dramatic address to Americans broadcast from a military hangar outside Kabul, Afghanistan, President Barack Obama on Tuesday trumpeted the near-end of...

'Married To Jonas': Will Kevin Jonas And Danielle Jonas' Reality Show Doom Their Marriage?

  |   May 2, 2012

Should we be worried for Kevin Jonas' marriage? On Monday, Entertainment Weekly reported that the oldest Jonas brother and his wife, Danielle, will star in...

Fire confined to roof at iconic Jasper Park Lodge in Rocky Mountain

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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JASPER, Alta. - It's business as usual at an iconic Rocky Mountain lodge after a fire broke out on part of the roof.Flames and smoke...

Priscilla Lopes-Schliep remporte une première médaille en tant que maman

CP   |  La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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GOSSIER, Guadeloupe - La Canadienne Priscilla Lopes-Schliep a remporté mardi une première médaille dans une compétition majeure depuis qu'elle est devenue une maman.Lopes-Schliep a mis...

Arrivée en Chine de Mme Clinton en pleine crise autour de Chen Guangcheng

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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La secrétaire d'Etat américaine Hillary Clinton est arrivée mercredi matin à Pékin pour une visite en Chine singulièrement compliquée par la présence, toujours non reconnue...

Pettitte obtiendra au moins un autre départ dans les ligues mineures

CP   |  Ronald Blum, The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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NEW YORK, États-Unis - Les Yankees de New York ont indiqué que le partant Andy Pettitte obtiendra au moins un autre départ dans les ligues...

Immortal Technique At Occupy May Day In Union Square (VIDEO)

  |   May 1, 2012

Immortal Technique performed at the Occupy May Day rally at Union Square in New York Tuesday, in arguably the most impassioned performance of the afternoon's...

Les Jets engagent Josh Brown, qui luttera avec Nick Folk comme botteurs

CP   |  The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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EATONTOWN, États-Unis - Les Jets de New York ont embauché le botteur Josh Brown, pavant la voie à une lutte entre lui et Nick Folk...

URGENT ¥ Arrivée en Chine de Mme Clinton en pleine crise autour de Chen Guangcheng

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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La secrétaire d'Etat américaine Hillary Clinton est arrivée mercredi matin à Pékin pour une visite en Chine singulièrement compliquée par la présence, toujours non reconnue...

19 millions de dollars pour une aquarelle de Cézanne aux enchères à New York

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Une aquarelle de Paul Cézanne, étude préparatoire aux "Joueurs de cartes", a été adjugée mardi pour 19,12 millions de dollars chez Christie's à New York,...

Obama, en visite en Afghanistan, promet "un nouveau jour" aux Américains

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Le président Barack Obama a promis aux Américains "un nouveau jour" après plus d'une décennie de guerre en Afghanistan, pays où il a effectué une...

Smart meter resolution goes to Vancouver council

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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A Vancouver city councillor has put forward a motion that calls for city residents to be allowed to opt out of BC Hydro’s smart...
Jennifer Bendery

Obama in Afghanistan Declares 'Light Of New Day' In Speech To America

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Jennifer Bendery   |   May 2, 2012

WASHINGTON -- In a dramatic address to Americans broadcast from a military hangar outside Kabul, Afghanistan, President Barack Obama on Tuesday trumpeted the near-end of...

Berkeley Patients Group Closure Marks Biggest Casualty Of Pot Crackdown

  |   May 1, 2012

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By David Downs and Michael Montgomery With its only retail outlet due to close today, Berkeley...

Cate Blanchett et Sally Hawkins pressenties dans le prochain Woody Allen (presse)

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Les actrices australienne Cate Blanchett et britannique Sally Hawkins sont sur les rangs pour jouer dans le prochain film du réalisateur américain Woody Allen, rapportait...

Moïse Rimbon: s'exiler au Québec pour pratiquer les combats extrêmes (VIDÉO)

AFPQC   |   May 1, 2012

Dans les années 90, on disait "Ultimate Fighting" pour évoquer ces combats clandestins, ultra-violents et sanglants où tous les coups sont permis. Aujourd'hui le "Mixed...

Hamilton Safe Safe Yields German Bonds From 1920s

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

An auto technician thought his working days were over after finding stacks of 1920s-era German bonds inside a half-submerged safe in his backyard. Gianni...

Escroquerie galopante aux Etats-Unis: 311 chevaux visés par la justice

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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La justice américaine cherchait mardi à confisquer 311 chevaux appartenant à une fonctionnaire municipale accusée d'avoir siphonné pendant des années 53 millions de dollars des...

Patricia Krentcil Arrested For Putting 5-Year-Old Daughter In New Jersey Tanning Booth

  |   May 2, 2012

UPDATE MAY 2: A New Jersey mom denies that her 5-year-old daughter's sunburn was caused by a trip to a tanning salon. Patricia Krentcil told...

Patricia Krentcil Arrested For Putting 5-Year-Old Daughter In New Jersey Tanning Booth

  |   May 2, 2012

A New Jersey mom is in hot water for supposedly putting her 5-year-old daughter in an artificial tanning booth, according to WABC. The young girl's...

Damon devrait être dans la formation de départ des Indians mercredi

CP   |  The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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CHICAGO - Johnny Damon a rejoint ses nouveaux coéquipiers des Indians de Cleveland, mardi, et le gérant Manny Acta compte l'utiliser comme premier frappeur mercredi,...

Montreal's May Day March Turns Ugly

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

Police arrested more than 100 people in downtown Montreal on Tuesday night, in an ugly clash with protesters — many dressed in black and...

Cinq anarchistes accusés d'avoir voulu faire sauter un pont en Ohio

CP   |  The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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CLEVELAND - Cinq hommes décrits par les autorités fédérales américaines comme des anarchistes en colère contre le monde des affaires et le gouvernement ont été...

Subban out at world hockey championship; returning to Montreal for re-evaluation

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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MONTREAL - P.K. Subban's time at the world hockey championship is over before it even began.The Canadiens defenceman is returning to Montreal after injuring his...

Le président bolivien nationalise le réseau de distribution électrique

CP   |  Carlos Valdez, The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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LA PAZ, Bolivie - Le président de la Bolivie, Evo Morales, a annoncé mardi que son gouvernement achèverait la nationalisation de l'industrie électrique du pays...

Obama, en Afghanistan, affirme que vaincre Al-Qaïda est "à notre portée"

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Le président américain Barack Obama a affirmé mercredi que vaincre Al-Qaïda était "désormais à notre portée" et renouvelé son appel aux talibans pour qu'ils participent...

Automatic Message Translation: Gmail Translate Feature Graduates From Google Labs

  |   May 2, 2012

Now it'll be easy to translate that all those "cheap V1agra" emails you receive. Google announced on Tuesday that Automatic Message Translation -- a Gmail...

Alessandra Ambrosio presume en las redes sociales su embarazo (FOTOS)

  |   May 1, 2012

Luego de haber posado desnuda para la nueva campaña de la línea de joyería brasileña Vivara, en donde aparece totalmente desnuda luciendo su embarazo, la...

Blessé au genou, Subban doit rater le championnat mondial de hockey

CP   |  La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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MONTRÉAL - Le Canadien de Montréal a annoncé que le défenseur P.K. Subban reviendra à Montréal et ne participera pas au championnat mondial de hockey...

URGENT ¥ Vaincre Al-Qaïda est "désormais à notre portée", dit Obama

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Le président américain Barack Obama a affirmé mercredi que vaincre Al-Qaïda était "désormais à notre portée" et renouvelé son appel aux talibans à participer à...

Regina demande 230 M $ au gouvernement provincial pour un nouveau stade

CP   |  La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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REGINA - Le gouvernement de la Saskatchewan a reçu une demande de subvention de 230 millions $ pour un nouveau stade à Regina.Ken Cheveldayoff, le...

Rules Of Facebook Etiquette: Tips To Help Keep Friends

The Huffington Post Canada   |  Brian Vinh Tien Trinh   |   May 1, 2012

No one ever likes to lose a friend, but ever since Facebook became a social media powerhouse, it's happens all the time. While it's not...

Descubre cómo luce un conductor ebrio en plena carretera (VIDEO)

  |   May 1, 2012

El siguiente vídeo que encontramos en liveleak.com, nos muestra imágenes de un conductor que al parecer estaba manejando bajo los efectos del alcohol. El vídeo...

Canadian Lopes-Schliep wins bronze in first major track meet after pregnancy

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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GOSSIER, Guadeloupe - Canadian Priscilla Lopes-Schliep won a medal on Tuesday in her first major track competition since becoming a mother.Lopes-Schliep won bronze in the...

Lorenzo Gaspar Arrested For Paying With Real $50

AP   |   May 1, 2012

SHELBYVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennessee police are apologizing after arresting a man for using a $50 bill they thought was fake but that turned out to...

USA: un homme exécuté en Oklahoma 37 ans après le meurtre

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Un homme de 57 ans a été exécuté mardi en Oklahoma (sud des Etats-Unis), 37 ans après le meurtre pour lequel il avait été condamné...
Saki Knafo

May Day Protests Show Occupy Wall Street, Liberal Establishment Bonds

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Saki Knafo   |   May 2, 2012

A little over six months ago, Stephanie McGuinness was camping out in Zuccotti Park, the epicenter of a new movement that often shunned politicians and...

Longoria sera absent pendant un mois ou deux, blessé à l'arrière de la cuisse

CP   |  The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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ST. PETERSBURG, États-Unis - Les Rays de Tampa Bay ont placé le troisième but Evan Longoria sur la liste des blessés de 15 jours, mardi,...

Cristal Richardson Accused Of Murdering And Castrating Cedric Owens In Dallas

  |   May 2, 2012

A Dallas woman is accused of stabbing a man to death and castrating him in a motel room on Saturday, KWTX reported. A motel employee...

Stanley Cup playoffs Day 21: Caption contest

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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The Washington Capitals and Los Angeles Kings picked up Game 2 wins, the Jack Adams Award nominees were announced, Grapes had his say and...

Koovagam Festival 2012: India's Largest Hindu Celebration Of The Transgender Community (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post   |  Jahnabi Barooah   |   May 2, 2012

Every spring, thousands of hijras (as male-to-female transgender people are known in India), eunuchs and cross-dressers from all over India and neighboring countries flock...

Brawl At Sam's Anchor Cafe In Tiburon Caught On Tape (VIDEO)

  |  Carly Schwartz   |   May 1, 2012

On the rare warm San Francisco Sunday, nothing is better than taking the ferry over to Tiburon, setting up shop on the deck of Sam's...

Puissant séisme de magnitude 6,3 dans le Pacifique au large du Mexique (institut américain)

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Un puissant séisme de magnitude 6,3 s'est produit mardi dans l'océan Pacifique au large des côtes de l'Etat mexicain du Chiapas (sud), a annoncé l'Institut...

Making it look easy: Los Angeles Kings roll home with commanding playoff lead over St. Louis

CP   |  Greg Beacham, The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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EL SEGUNDO, Calif. - Jeff Carter realizes how smooth the Los Angeles Kings' 6-1 run through the post-season must look from the outside.The power forward...

Hudak slams Liberal-NDP tax-the-rich scheme as punishing job creators

CP   |  Maria Babbage, The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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TORONTO - Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak is attacking a tax-the-rich scheme that saved the minority Liberals from losing a crucial budget vote.In a pro-business...

Counterfeiters' favourite, the $20 bill, to be replaced

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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Canada's $20 banknote is a favourite of counterfeiters. But beginning this November, the Bank of Canada will begin circulating a new polymer $20 bill...

Bear Rescued From Tree With Bouncy House (VIDEO)

AP   |  JEANNIE NUSS   |   May 1, 2012

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — When a black bear climbed a tree in a central Arkansas city and refused to come down, authorities turned to unconventional...

Bear Rescued From Tree With Bouncy House (VIDEO)

AP   |  JEANNIE NUSS   |   May 1, 2012

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — When a black bear climbed a tree in a central Arkansas city and refused to come down, authorities turned to unconventional...

Obama Speech In Afghanistan: U.S. President Addresses The Nation

  |   May 1, 2012

President Barack Obama made a surprise visit to Afghanistan on Tuesday night to sign an agreement with President Hamid Karzai outlining the United States' military...

Christy Clark Marijuana Use: B.C. Premier All But Admits Smoking Pot In High School But Says She Won't Lobby Ottawa

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

VICTORIA - Premier Christy Clark has all but admitted she smoked pot in her high school days, but says that doesn't mean she's about to...

Facebook pourrait faire son entrée en Bourse le 18 mai

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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La direction du site communautaire sur internet Facebook pourrait faire le tour des investisseurs à partir de lundi, en vue d'une entrée en Bourse le...

URGENT ¥ Puissant séisme dans le Pacifique au large du Mexique (institut américain)

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Un puissant séisme de magnitude 6,3 s'est produit mardi dans l'océan Pacifique au large des côtes de l'Etat mexicain du Chiapas (sud), a annoncé l'Institut...

L'Impact voit en Toronto FC un dangereux opposant en Championnat canadien

CP   |  Bill Beacon, La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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MONTRÉAL - Le Toronto FC connaît peut-être un horrible début de saison en Major League Soccer, mais l'Impact de Montréal craint que cela ne les...

Ross Mirkarimi Case: Mayor Ed Lee Files Opening Brief

AP   |   May 1, 2012

SAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco's mayor has filed his opening brief with the city's Ethics Commission, as he seeks to have suspended Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi...

Obama, en Afghanistan pour un accord stratégique, promet la fin de la guerre

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Le président Barack Obama a signé dans la nuit de mardi à mercredi un accord stratégique avec son homologue afghan Hamid Karzaï lors d'une visite...

Ovechkin joue moins, mais ça semble fonctionner pour les Capitals

CP   |  Howard Fendrich, The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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ARLINGTON, États-Unis - Le temps de glace d'Alexander Ovechkin continue de diminuer en séries, avec un creux personnel de 13 minutes et demie dans le...

Une manifestation du 1er mai émaillée d'actes de violence à Montréal

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Quelques milliers d'opposants au capitalisme ont défilé dans les rues de Montréal mardi en début de soirée dans une marche du 1er mai ponctuée d'actes...

B.C. introduces legislation to allow caterers to get liquor licences

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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VICTORIA - The B.C. government has introduced legislation that will allow catering companies to get a liquor licence.Under current laws, the hosts of a catered...

La mort de Ben Laden s'invite dans la campagne présidentielle aux États-Unis

CP   |  The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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NEW YORK, États-Unis - Le probable candidat républicain à l'élection présidentielle américaine, Mitt Romney, a affirmé mardi qu'il était «totalement approprié» que le président Barack...

Dating An Ex-Con: 3 Questions To Ask First

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Married, single or somewhere in the middle, people break laws every day. Meeting someone who's been imprisoned for a serious crime is often another matter,...

P.F. Chang's China Bistro agrees to sell itself to private equity firm for $1.09B, go private

CP   |  The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - P.F. Chang's is being acquired and taken private in a deal valued at $1.09 billionCEO Rick Federico said Tuesday that the deal...

Does hang gliding need to be regulated?

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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Much like scuba diving, the sport of hang gliding is largely self-regulated, meaning there are few requirements imposed on it by governments. But the...

2012 Election: Poll Finds Majority Of Asian-Americans Have Not Been Contacted By Political Parties

Reuters   |   May 2, 2012

* Fastest growing ethnic group in U.S. in past decade * Three in 10 have no opinion of Romney * Only about a third have...

Afghanistan: Obama salue la fin prochaine de plus d'une décennie de guerre

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Le président Barack Obama a salué mercredi la fin prochaine "de plus d'une décennie" de guerre pour les Etats-Unis en Afghanistan, selon les extraits d'un...

Vandal poisons Kamloops woman's trees

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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A Kamloops woman says someone been poisoning the trees that line her yard, drilling holes into the base of the tree trunks and pouring...

Dos adolescentes fueron atropelladas después de quedarse dormidas en la calle (VIDEO)

  |   May 2, 2012

De acuerdo con un video informativo del sitio WTAE de Pittsburgh, dos adolescentes fueron atropelladas luego de quedarse dormidas mientras se bronceaban en la intersección...

Annie Leibovitz: MOCA Honors Esteemed Photographer With MOCA Award To Distinguished Women In The Arts

AP   |  SANDY COHEN   |   May 1, 2012

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Annie Leibovitz has photographed practically every celebrity, rock star and politician over the past four decades, but when she was honored...

How To Stop Swearing (WATCH)

The Huffington Post Canada   |   May 2, 2012

Most everyone can agree there's a time and a place for swearing -- when you've hit yourself with a hammer, say, or when you're particularly...

Rick Hansen speaks at B.C. legislature on 25th anniversary of Man in Motion tour

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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VICTORIA - Rick Hansen celebrated the 25th anniversary of his groundbreaking Man in Motion World Tour with a special unifying speech inside the normally divided...

Le piratage d'ordinateurs Mac siphonne des recettes de Google

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Un virus visant les ordinateurs Macintosh d'Apple a pour effet d'intercepter des recettes publicitaires qui devraient théoriquement revenir au moteur de recherche de Google, affirme...
Alejandro Escalona

Primero de Mayo: Una marcha por múltiples causas

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Alejandro Escalona   |   May 1, 2012

CHICAGO, Illinois .— Unos 2,000 manifestantes participaron en la Marcha del 1 de Mayo en la que convergieron múltiples causas, desde una reforma migratoria...

Dan Deacon At Occupy May Day In Union Square (VIDEO)

  |   May 1, 2012

Dan Deacon performed at the Occupy May Day rally in New York Tuesday alongside Tom Morello, Immortal Technique and Das Racist. Deacon took a creative...

Teen With Kendrec McDade Admits To Role In Theft On The Night Of McDade's Death

AP   |   May 1, 2012

PASADENA, Calif. -- A 17-year-old boy on Tuesday admitted his role in juvenile court in a theft that led to the fatal shooting of an...

Facebook IPO Date Reportedly Set For May 18

Reuters   |  Alistair Barr and Alexei Oreskovic   |   May 1, 2012

SAN FRANCISCO, May 1 (Reuters) - The roadshow for Facebook Inc's initial public offering is scheduled to start on Monday, meaning the company's shares should...

URGENT ¥ Afghanistan: Obama salue la fin prochaine d'une décennie de guerre

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Le président Barack Obama a salué mercredi la fin prochaine "de plus d'une décennie" de guerre pour les Etats-Unis en Afghanistan, selon les extraits d'un...

Nell Freudenberger: 'The Newlyweds' Author On Her New Book And The Woman Who Inspired It

The Huffington Post   |  Lori Fradkin   |   May 2, 2012

"I need to kind of trick myself into thinking I’m not writing about myself," said Nell Freudenberger, author of the short-story collection "Lucky Girls" and...

USA: Hermès gagne 100 millions de dollars dans un procès pour contrefaçon

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Le groupe français de luxe Hermès a gagné 100 millions de dollars dans un procès pour contrefaçon à New York et obtenu un ordre de...

Warren Johnson, Donna Irving, Guardians Of Katelynn Sampson, Get Life In Prison

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

TORONTO - The guardians of a Toronto girl have been sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole for 15 years after pleading...

Disabled parents fight to keep newborn at home

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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A disabled couple in Mississauga are fighting to keep their newborn son after social workers threatened to take the boy away unless he receives...

Projet d'attentat à New York: prison à vie pour un membre présumé d'Al-Qaïda

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Un Américain né en Bosnie, présenté par les Etats-Unis comme un membre d'Al-Qaïda, a été reconnu coupable mardi de complot terroriste pour avoir projeté avec...

La manifestation anticapitaliste de la CLAC mène à une centaine d'arrestations

RCQC   |  Radio-Canada   |   May 2, 2012

Montréal a été le terrain de trois manifestations distinctes mardi. Deux rassemblements étaient organisés à l'occasion de la fête des Travailleurs, tandis que les associations...
Maggie Furlong

'The Pitch' Is A Fine Reality TV 'Mad Men' Knock-Off, But Should AMC Stop There?

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Maggie Furlong   |   May 1, 2012

AMC seems to be testing out a new programming model, and it's a little worrisome. With their three hallmark original series -- "Mad Men," "The...

Giant 60-Foot 'Mobile Suit Gundam' Statue Presides Over DiverCity Tokyo Plaza (PHOTO)

  |   May 1, 2012

Fans of the popular animated television series Mobile Suit Gundam are flocking to Tokyo after the unveiling of a new indoor theme park dedicated to...

Parc national de Yosemite: toute la beauté du monde

Le Huffington Post Québec   |   May 1, 2012

C'est aussi spectaculaire que la Terre vue du ciel de Yann Arthus Bertrand. Le photographe californien Shawn Reeder a passé deux ans à travailler sur...

Sennett Death: Highway 63 Should Be Renamed Alberta's 'Highway From Hell'

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

NIAGARA FALLS, Ont. - Brenda Hollowell has always called Highway 63 the "Highway from Hell" but didn't realize just how deadly the Alberta road was...
Trymaine Lee

Richard Myers Named New Sanford Police Chief Amid Discord Between Officials, Cops

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Trymaine Lee   |   May 1, 2012

Sanford officials have selected a new interim police chief following several shakeups in the department in the aftermath of the Trayvon Martin shooting. Norton Bonaparte,...

B.C. floatplane changes recommended

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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The B.C. Coroners Service is recommending safety changes to seaplane operations on the West Coast, including installing emergency exits on all planes and requiring...

Le fédéral veut vendre 40 de ses résidences officielles à l'étranger

CP   |  Jennifer Ditchburn, La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

OTTAWA - Le ministre des Affaires étrangères, John Baird, ne veut pas vendre certaines des oeuvres de la collection d'art de son ministère, mais des...

Richard Grenell Resigns: Anti-Gay Pundit Takes Credit For Romney Spokesman Stepping Down

  |   May 1, 2012

The ink on Richard Grenell's resignation is barely dry, but already one right-wing pundit is taking credit. American Family Association (AFA) radio host Bryan Fischer,...

Quebec Student Protests: Hardliners Emerge To Heckle Student Leaders

CP   |   May 1, 2012

MONTREAL - Divisions in Quebec's protest movement erupted into public view Tuesday, with masked demonstrators disrupting a news conference held by the province's more moderate...

MLB - Magic Johnson finalise le rachat des Los Angeles Dodgers

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Le consortium dirigé par la légende de la NBA Magic Johnson a finalisé mardi le rachat des Los Angeles Dodgers, franchise de Ligue majeure de...

Is An ESPN Columnist Scamming People On The Internet?

Deadspin   |   May 1, 2012

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Is Sarah Phillips for real? Thirteen months ago, she was an unknown message-board participant at Covers.com, a gambling website. Then Covers plucked her from the...

HUFFPOST HILL - Obama Makes Early Bid For Afghan Electoral College Votes

  |   May 1, 2012

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Happy May Day! For some reason, people across the globe marked the pagan festival of Walpurgis Night by dressing all in black, marching in the...

John Heath Charged With Murdering Wife Elizabeth Gough Heath in 1984

  |   May 1, 2012

A 68-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to killing his wife, who vanished days after he filed for divorce three decades ago. Elizabeth Gough Heath...

Daily Disney Doodle: 10 Adorable Illustrations From The Popular Tumblr

  |   May 2, 2012

What started as one student's favorite way to procrastinate has become the latest must-follow Tumblr, Daily Disney Doodle. The blog showcases a collection of...
Paul Blumenthal

HUFFPOST FUNDRACE -- Scott Walker's Out-of-State Money

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Paul Blumenthal   |   May 2, 2012

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Yesterday, we reported that Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker had pulled in an unbelievable $13 million from mid-January through mid-April of this year for his recall...

Former NHLer Gary Roberts prolonged career thanks to lifestyle change

CP   |  Joshua Clipperton, The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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TORONTO - Gary Roberts looked in the mirror one morning and didn't like what he saw.Staring back at him was a 30-year-old, retired and unhappy...

JOKE: The Klopman Diamond

  |   May 2, 2012

A man boards a plane and sits next to a woman wearing the largest, most stunning diamond he’s ever seen. He asks her about it....

Manitoba's immigration minister unable to say who received controversial email

CP   |  Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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WINNIPEG - More than a week after controversy erupted over a bureaucrat's email to immigrant groups, Manitoba's immigration minister was unable to say Tuesday who...

Rita Crundwell: Dixon, Illinois Comptroller Actually Stole $53 Million, According To Feds

AP   |   May 1, 2012

DIXON, Ill. -- The former financial officer for the small northern Illinois city of Dixon stole millions of dollars more than originally thought, federal prosecutors...

Newborn heart defect screening urged

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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Newborns should be screened for heart defects using a simple, non-invasive test, a new review finds. Heart defects present at birth are a leading...
Zach Carter

Bank of America Protest Draws Preemptive Crackdown

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Zach Carter   |   May 2, 2012

The city of Charlotte, N.C., has announced broad restrictions on protests planned for a May 9 Bank of America shareholders meeting, citing safety concerns. The...

Saskatchewan Triple Bunking: Don Morgan Justice Minister Says Public Safety First Priority

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

REGINA - Saskatchewan Justice Minister Don Morgan says if maintaining public safety means it's necessary to triple-bunk prisoners in cells, then so be it.Morgan was...
David Moye

Sun Fengqin, Pole Dancing Granny, Takes Up The Sport At 60 (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com   |  David Moye   |   May 1, 2012

A grandmother who has taken up pole dancing is proving life doesn't have to bump and grind to a halt when you're 60. Sun Fengqin,...
David Moye

Sun Fengqin, Pole Dancing Granny, Takes Up The Sport At 60 (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com   |  David Moye   |   May 2, 2012

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A grandmother who has taken up pole dancing is proving life doesn't have to bump and grind to a halt when you're 60. Sun Fengqin,...
Jason Gilbert

HTC One X Review: AT&T's New Android Phone Is One Of The Best You Can Buy

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Jason Gilbert   |   May 1, 2012

The HTC One X is a great phone with a terrible name. In fact, it might be, depending on your tastes, the best phone with...

One safety net remains if death row Canadian Ronald Smith denied clemency

CP   |  Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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DEER LODGE, Mont. - The fate of Canadian Ronald Smith could remain in limbo even if he is denied clemency for the murder of two...

Guinée-Bissau: l'ONU n'envisage l'envoi d'une force qu'en dernier recours

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Le secrétaire général de l'ONU Ban Ki-moon a recommandé mardi des sanctions ciblées contre la junte qui a pris le pouvoir en Guinée-Bissau mais n'envisage...

Pinterest Announces Attribution Tool Feature For Flickr, YouTube And More (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post   |  Courteney Palis   |   May 1, 2012

Pinterest's new tool makes sharing Flickr photos a snap. And it was designed with copyright holders in mind. While Pinterest enjoys rapid growth and vast...

Jessica Simpson ya dio a luz (FOTOS, VIDEOS)

  |   May 1, 2012

¡Finalmente nació la bebita de Jessica Simpson! La primogénita de la actriz y cantante nació esta mañana en un hospital de Los Angeles con un...

Amphithéâtre: Sam Hamad minimise le départ de Jacques A. Bédard

CP   |  La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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QUÉBEC - Le ministre responsable de la région de Québec, Sam Hamad, a minimisé, mardi, la démission inattendue du directeur du projet d'amphithéâtre de la...
Carly Schwartz

Rich Silverstein's Golden Gate Bridge: Art Director Captures Iconic Span From Surprising Angles (PHOTOS)

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Carly Schwartz   |   May 2, 2012

It's no secret that we here at HuffPost SF love ourselves some good old-fashioned Golden Gate Bridge porn. And what better time to celebrate the...

Hustler Wins Lawsuit About Using Nancy Toffolini Benoit Pictures

AP   |   May 1, 2012

ATLANTA -- A federal appeals court has sided with a racy magazine in a dispute over nude pictures of a model published after she was...

Criticism Follows Rumors Of Denver Post Layoffs At The End Of May

Westword   |  Michael Roberts   |   May 1, 2012

Last week, sources told us the Denver Post planned to lay off two-thirds of its copy editors as part of a newsroom restructuring, with discussion...

NBA - San Antonio: Popovich désigné entraîneur de la saison

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Gregg Popovich (San Antonio) a été désigné entraîneur de la saison 2011-12, une distinction qu'il reçoit pour la deuxième fois de sa carrière, a annoncé...

La religion expose plus que le porno aux virus informatiques, selon Symantec

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Visiter les sites internet liés à la religion fait courir plus de risque d'attraper un virus informatique que le vagabondage sur des sites érotiques ou...

Clooney, Roberts: Actors Sue To Protect Name

  |   May 1, 2012

George Clooney and Julia Roberts were already a formidable team in "Ocean's Eleven," but now the A-list pals are partnering up to sue two companies...

Insurance and investment giant Fairfax Financial posts Q1 loss of $1.3M

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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TORONTO - Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. (TSX:FFH) cut its losses to US$1.3 million in the first quarter compared with a loss of $240.6 million a...

Olympics bound? Check your measles vaccination status before you go

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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VANCOUVER - People planning to travel to the London Olympics are being reminded to make sure their measles vaccination is up to date.The B.C. Centre...

'The X Factor:' Miley Cyrus A Potential Judge (REPORT)

  |   May 1, 2012

Miley Cyrus may be heading to a party in the "The X Factor" U.S.A. According to Celebuzz, Simon Cowell reportedly has his eye on Cyrus...

Alberta Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith takes lead on city issues

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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EDMONTON - Alberta is increasingly divided between urbanites and rural dwellers, says Wildrose Opposition Leader Danielle Smith, who named herself cities critic Tuesday.Her comments come...

Human Remains Found In Brampton

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

Peel Regional Police have confirmed the discovery of human remains in Brampton. Police received a call at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday informing them that...

Mike Wallace Memorial: Chris Wallace, Mitt Romney, Roger Ailes, Others Remember Journalist

AP   |  DAVID BAUDER   |   May 2, 2012

NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Wallace turned and blew a kiss to a giant portrait of his father, "60 Minutes" journalist Mike Wallace, after memorializing...

Defensive lineman Bo Adebayo invited to attend mini-camp of NFL's Detroit Lions

CP   |  Dan Ralph, The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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Bo Adebayo's NFL dream isn't dead just yet.The six-foot-three, 265-pound defensive end from Western Kentucky has been invited to the Detroit Lions' mini-camp next week....
Amanda Terkel

Scott Walker's Fundraising Aided By Out-Of-State Super PAC Donors

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Amanda Terkel   |   May 2, 2012

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) made headlines on Monday when he announced that he had pulled in an unprecedented $13.2 million in three...

Manif du 1er mai à Montréal: les policiers ont arrêté au moins 107 manifestants

CP   |  La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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Whitehorse Bison Bones Found In Couple's Basement

CP   |  Max Leighton, The Whitehorse Star, The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

WHITEHORSE - The remains of what is believed to be a prehistoric bison have been unearthed while a couple dug up their basement in suburban...

Drake & 2 Chainz, "No Lie": Rappers Release New Single In Advance Of Summer Radio Season (AUDIO)

The Huffington Post   |  Kia Makarechi   |   May 1, 2012

Drake and 2 Chainz have released a new song, and many hip hop blogs have come to the quick conclusion that it may be the...

'Glee' 'Prom-asaurus': First Look At Prom Episode (PHOTOS)

  |   May 1, 2012

The New Directions are reaching a new end of high school milestone: senior prom. The May 8 installment of "Glee" is titled "Prom-asaurus," which is...

Tom Morello At Occupy May Day In Union Square (VIDEO)

  |   May 1, 2012

Tom Morello and his "guitarmy" led the Occupy Wall Street masses from Bryant Park down to lower Manhattan in New York on Tuesday, stopping to...

Spitting Woman Interrupts WCIU News Report (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post   |  Tara Kelly   |   May 1, 2012

Bizarre encounters with the general public are just one of the many perks that come with being a TV news reporter. Just ask the journalist...

Fans, former NHL players react to Kostitsyn, Radulov suspension

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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Community Health Centers Swell Due To Unemployment

Reuters   |   May 2, 2012

* Health center patient ranks reach 20 million * $728 million for health center building projects By David Morgan WASHINGTON, May 1 (Reuters) - U.S....

Knicks' Stoudemire has hand surgery, will miss Game 3 against Heat

CP   |  Brian Mahoney, The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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NEW YORK, N.Y. - Amare Stoudemire's difficult season may be over.Stoudemire had a small muscle in his left hand repaired Tuesday and will not play...

Liverpool slumps to 1-0 home loss to Fulham, slipping 3 points behind local rival Everton

CP   |  Steve Douglas, The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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LONDON - Liverpool's hopes of taking a morale-boosting victory into the FA Cup final were dashed thanks to a 1-0 home loss to Fulham on...

France - 35e journée: Montpellier laisse passer une chance en or

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Montpellier a laissé passer une chance en or d'écraser en peu plus le Championnat de France de football en concédant le nul (2-2) sur son...

Visite surprise d'Obama à Kaboul pour signer un accord stratégique

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Veteran Entertainer Rolf Harris Awarded Bafta Fellowship

PA   |   May 2, 2012

Entertainment veteran Rolf Harris is to be honoured by Bafta with its highest award, a fellowship. The 82-year-old broadcaster, musician and artist is being recognised...

L'accord de partenariat stratégique entre les Etats-Unis et l'Afghanistan

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Le partenariat stratégique signé par les présidents Barack Obama et Hamid Karzaï grave dans le marbre l'engagement des Etats-Unis en Afghanistan pour les dix ans...

Ann Romney Bird Shirt: A Sign Of 'Wild And Crazy' Style To Come? (VIDEO)

  |   May 2, 2012

As a candidate for First Lady Of The United States, Ann Romney has it tough. The current FLOTUS, Michelle Obama, has sky-high approval ratings and...

Des milliers de manifestants dénoncent aux Etats-Unis les inégalités

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Des milliers de manifestants ont protesté mardi aux Etats-Unis contre les inégalités, à l'initiative du mouvement "Occupy", donnant quelquefois lieu à des accrochages violents avec...
Elise Foley

John Raese Alludes To Hitler, Claims Obama Wants To Kill 4-H Youth Programs

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Elise Foley   |   May 2, 2012

WASHINGTON -- West Virginia Republican Senate candidate John Raese, who previously compared smoking bans to forcing Jews to wear the Star of David under Adolf...

Sahara Hotel & Casino To Be Revamped, Become SLS Las Vegas

AP   |   May 1, 2012

LAS VEGAS -- The owners of the shuttered Sahara casino on an aging stretch of the Las Vegas Strip say they've secured $300 million in...

Obama: Bin Laden Got His Justice

AP   |  BEN FELLER   |   May 1, 2012

BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan -- President Barack Obama is telling troops in Afghanistan that Osama bin Laden got his justice one year ago, as the...

Patrick Sharp aide le Canada à vaincre la Suisse 4-2 en match préparatoire

CP   |  La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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KLOTEN, Suisse - Patrick Sharp a donné les devants aux siens en deuxième période, mardi, et il a ainsi aidé le Canada à s'imposer 4-2...

TSX, dollar, rise on manufacturing improvement

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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The TSX, the dollar and oil prices all moved higher Tuesday as investors reacted to positive data on manufacturing. The S&P/TSX composite index closed...

'Harry Potter' y 'The Hunger Games' pelearán por los MTV Movie Awards (VIDEO)

  |   May 1, 2012

La temporada de premios formal terminó con los Oscares, pero los jóvenes todavía pueden divertirse con la desfachatez de los MTV Movie Awards, que regularmente...

Couples' Public Behaviour: What 'Commoner' Couples Can Learn From Will And Kate

The Huffington Post Canada   |  Jacqueline Delange   |   May 1, 2012

It's been a year since the royal couple tied the knot, and we haven't seen a single slip-up: No public tantrums, sloppy make-out sessions or...

Two Cent Tip Left For Waitress With 'Just My 2 Cents' Note (PHOTO)

The Huffington Post   |  Katherine Bindley   |   May 1, 2012

There are all kinds of ways to convey to a server at a restaurant that you're displeased with the service: there's giving less than a...

'Made In America' Skillets: State-Shaped Cookware

The Huffington Post   |  Drew Guarini   |   May 1, 2012

Have you ever wanted sunny-side up eggs shaped like Florida? How about a California shaped cake? Combining America’s enduring patriotism and endless love of food,...

Scott Walker Has Fundraising Advantage Over Rivals

AP   |  DINESH RAMDE and THOMAS BEAUMONT   |   May 1, 2012

MILWAUKEE — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has raised more than $25 million to defend his job, drawing heavily from prominent GOP players outside the state...

Martin Mendoza Knocked Off-Duty Cop's Tooth Out During Strip Club Brawl, Police Say

  |   May 2, 2012

A Cicero man is facing serious charges after allegedly starting a fight with an off-duty police officer at a suburban strip club. Police say Martin...

Turning An Iconic House Into A Home Is As Easy As Pie

latimes.com   |  Alana Semuels, Los Angeles Times   |   May 1, 2012

ELDON, Iowa -- Beth Howard sits at her kitchen table on a Sunday morning and pulls back the curtain to peer at a group of...

Conrad Black returning to Canada on temporary permit

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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Conrad Black has been given permission by immigration officials to return to Canada for a year, even though he gave up his citizenship in...

Taseko Mines: First Nations Input On Prosperity Mine Should Be Limited

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

WILLIAMS LAKE, B.C. - The original federal environment review for the Prosperity Mine in British Columbia was unfair because it involved native prayer ceremonies and...

RYD insiste sobre los peligros de conducir y mandar mensajes al mismo tiempo (VIDEO)

  |   May 1, 2012

Un grupo europeo denominado 'Jóvenes Conductores Responsables' (en inglés Responsible Young Drivers = RYD) mostraron en videos de Youtube.com los peligros de enviar mensajes de...

Guzzardi Concedes In Illinois House Primary Race Against Berrios

  |   May 2, 2012

A political newcomer's challenge of a clout-rich incumbent Illinois state representative came to an end Tuesday when former HuffPost Chicago Associate Editor Will Guzzardi conceded...

Le FMI refuse de couper les ponts avec l'Iran

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Le Fonds monétaire international (FMI) a indiqué mardi à l'AFP qu'il refusait de couper les ponts avec l'Iran comme l'exhorte à le faire un groupe...

Fisheries Act proposals draw fire from ex-minister

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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The former Tory minister responsible for the current Fisheries Act is openly criticizing his successor over proposed changes to the legislation. Tom Siddon, who...

Rains Ease But Forecasters Warn Of Big Freeze Ahead

PA   |   May 2, 2012

Flood waters have receded but forecasters are warning the recent deluges could be followed by unseasonable frost and sub zero temperatures. Although dozens of flood...

Palouse Wind Farm To Be Built By First Wind

AP   |  NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS   |   May 1, 2012

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A major wind power farm will be built in the Palouse this summer, Boston-based First Wind announced Tuesday. The company will...

Conrad Black a obtenu un permis temporaire de résidence au Canada (média)

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Le gouvernement canadien a accordé à l'ex-magnat de la presse Conrad Black, qui doit recouvrer sa liberté au cours des prochains jours, l'autorisation de se...

Harvard Business School Culture Accused Of Sexism

Poets and Quants   |   May 1, 2012

The student newspaper at Harvard Business School reported today (April 30) that an off campus sexual assault on an unidentified MBA student is prompting deeper...

France: Paris n'a plus le choix, Lille peut y croire, Montpellier en échec

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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La victoire de Lille face au Paris SG a changé la donne en tête du Championnat de France: alors que le leader Montpellier a été...

USA: un conseiller homosexuel de Mitt Romney démissionne

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

Un membre homosexuel de l'équipe de campagne de Mitt Romney a démissionné mardi, a indiqué le camp du candidat républicain sans commenter les informations de...

Sidney Crosby n'avait pas l'air dans son assiette en séries, selon Gary Roberts

CP   |  Joshua Clipperton, La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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TORONTO - Sidney Crosby n'avait pas l'air dans son assiette pendant les séries de la Coupe Stanley, selon Gary Roberts.L'ancien joueur de la LNH a...

Most actively traded companies on the TSX, TSX Venture Exchange markets

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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TORONTO - Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange:Toronto Stock Exchange (12,230.12, down 102.66...

Jessica Simpson & 5 Life Lessons She Can Teach Baby Maxwell

MTV   |   May 1, 2012

On Tuesday (May 1), Jessica Simpson and her fiancé, Eric Johnson, welcomed their first child to the world: a nine-pound baby girl named Maxwell Drew...

Stock Market Forgets All Its Cares: Seven And A Half Things To Know

The Huffington Post   |  Mark Gongloff   |   May 2, 2012

Roughly one in seven people thinks the world is ending soon, but until then they'll need to know seven and a half things each day....

Wedding Planning: What Not To Say To Your Venue Coordinator

The Huffington Post   |  Natasha Burton   |   May 1, 2012

The venue is one of the most important components of a wedding. After choosing the right location for your nuptials, it's important to establish a...
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Kurt Sutter Reflects On 'Mad Men' Controversy: Beef Was With AMC, Not Matt Weiner

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Alex Moaba   |   May 2, 2012

"Sons of Anarchy" showrunner Kurt Sutter is making the media rounds to promote his new Discovery docu-series "Outlaw Empires" (premiering Monday, May 14 at 10...

Occupy Wall Street May Day Protest In New York Draws Thousands (PHOTOS) (LIVE BLOG)

  |   May 1, 2012

Occupy Wall Street protesters converged on Manhattan Tuesday for May Day. Some met in Bryant Park to form a "guitarmy," others gathered in Bushwick for...

John McCain Praises Obama For Afghanistan Trip

  |   May 1, 2012

John McCain is "pleased" to learn about President Obama's surprise visit to Afghanistan. Obama arrived in Kabul on Tuesday, the eve of the anniversary Osama...

Asthma Capitals: Ranking Reveals 10 Worst Cities For Asthma-Sufferers

The Huffington Post   |  Amanda L. Chan   |   May 2, 2012

For people with asthma, some cities are harder to live in than others. A new ranking from the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America shows...

URGENT ¥ Obama évoque une "lumière au bout du tunnel" en Afghanistan

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Le président Barack Obama a affirmé mercredi que la mission des soldats américains en Afghanistan serait encore difficile mais a évoqué une "lumière au bout...

Proposal Video: Man Pops The Question To Teacher, Lauren Sherman, At School Assembly

  |   May 1, 2012

When third grade teacher Lauren Sherman walked into an elementary school assembly at Robertsville Elementary School, she had no idea that she would be getting...

'The Corrections': HBO Not Going Forward With Jonathan Franzen Series

  |   May 1, 2012

"The Corrections" will not become an HBO series. According to Deadline.com, HBO is not moving forward with the pilot based on Jonathan Franzen's "The Corrections."...

Air Transat reaches deal with pilots that ties wage increases to profits

CP   |  Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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MONTREAL - Air Transat has reached a "concession" agreement with its 420 pilots that defers wage increases and ties them to reaching undisclosed profit targets...

Jerry Meekins, Terminal Cancer Patient, Says Spirit Airlines Won't Refund Tickets (VIDEO)

  |   May 1, 2012

UPDATE, 5/1: Fox News interviewed Jerry Meekins about the incident on Tuesday (check it out above). Meekins called the situation "unconscionable". PREVIOUSLY: Two weeks after...

Les Canadiennes défendront leur titre au Championnat U-17 de la CONCACAF

CP   |  La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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GUATEMALA CITY - Le Canada amorcera la défense de son titre, mercredi, face au Panama en lever de rideau du Championnat féminin des moins de...

FirstEnergy Lawsuit: West Virginia Company Settles In Clean Water Act Case

AP   |   May 1, 2012

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — FirstEnergy Corp. and environmentalists have agreed to settle a lawsuit over alleged arsenic pollution from a coal-ash dump at the Albright...

Des forces américaines en Afghanistan après 2014 (officiel)

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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L'accord stratégique signé par les présidents Barack Obama et Hamid Karzaï dans la nuit de mardi à mercredi prévoit la possibilité que des soldats américains...

Championnat d'Ecosse - 36e journée: le résultat du match avancé

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Résultat du match avancé de la 36e journée du Championnat d'Ecosse, disputé mardi et mercredi:POULE SUPERIEUREMardi:Heart of Midlothian - Motherwell 0 - 1Mercredi:Rangers - Dundee...

France - 35e journée: les résultats

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Résultats de la 35e journée de Championnat de France de football:mardiMontpellier - Evian/Thonon 2 - 2mercrediMarseille - Nancy 1 - 0Ajaccio - Sochaux 2 -...

Webby Awards 2012 Fashion Winners: Anna Wintour, ASOS & More (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

  |   May 1, 2012

The votes are in for the 2012 Webby Awards and quite a few fashion faves nabbed first place honors for both categories: the Webby Award,...

'True Detective': Matthew McConaughey, Woody Harrelson To Star In HBO Cop Drama

  |   May 1, 2012

It's official: Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson are getting their sleuth on. The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed the rumor that the longtime friends will star...

Americans Elect Independent White House Bid Hits Obstacle

AP   |  BRIAN BAKST   |   May 1, 2012

ST. PAUL, Minn. — A group clearing the path for an independent White House bid on Tuesday canceled the first phase of its search for...

Jim Flaherty, Canada Finance Minister, On Europe: No Backing Down From Hard Line

CP   |  Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

OTTAWA - Finance Minister Jim Flaherty is refusing to play nice with an international effort to help bail out Europe — and he's sending his...

Angleterre - Bolton: Muamba en tribunes pour le match contre Tottenham

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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L'Anglais Fabrice Muamba, victime d'un accident cardiaque en plein match le 17 mars, assistera en tribunes au match de son club, Bolton, contre Tottenham mercredi,...

Plus d'un Américain sur deux pique régulièrement une sieste n'importe où

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

Quelque 55% des Américains, au moins une fois par semaine, n'ont pas la patience de rejoindre leur lit pour piquer un roupillon et s'endorment au...

Angleterre: répétition ratée pour Liverpool avant la finale de la Coupe

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Liverpool est passé à côté de son duel contre Fulham (0-1) en match en retard du Championnat d'Angleterre mardi, à quatre jours de la finale...

NV-2012 Senate: 51% Heller (R), 40% Berkley (D) (Rasmussen 4/30)

  |   May 1, 2012

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Rasmussen 4/30/12; 500 likely voters, 4.5% margin of error Mode: Automated phone Rasmussen release Nevada 2012 Senate 51% Heller (R), 40% Berkley (D) (chart)...

Atheist files complaint with Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission over prayer

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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SASKATOON - An atheist who says he was offended by a Christian prayer at an event in Saskatoon has filed a complaint with Saskatchewan's Human...

One Quarter Of Millennials Can't Cover Cost Of Basic Needs: Survey

The Huffington Post   |  Harry Bradford   |   May 1, 2012

Can't afford basic needs? Odds are you’re a millennial, according to a new survey. One quarter of millennials, or the generation aged 18 to 34,...

URGENT ¥ Des forces américaines en Afghanistan après 2014 (officiel)

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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L'accord stratégique signé par les présidents Barack Obama et Hamid Karzaï dans la nuit de mardi à mercredi prévoit la possibilité que des soldats américains...

Championnat de Roumanie - 29e journée: les résultats

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Résultats des matches de la 29e journée du Championnat de Roumanie de football disputés mercredi:Mardi:Vointa Sibiu - Ceahlaul Piatra Neamt 1 - 2Pandurii Targu Jiu...

Kamloops man faces dangerous offender declaration

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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A Kamloops, B.C., man with a history of sexual offenses in three provinces could be declared a dangerous offender, after pleading guilty to kidnapping...

Le TSX grimpe avec les résultats du secteur énergétique et les données US

CP   |  Malcolm Morrison, La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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TORONTO - La Bourse de Toronto a commencé le mois de mai sur un modeste gain attribuable en partie au secteur de l'énergie et à...
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Sissy Spacek Talks 'My Extraordinary Ordinary Life,' Hollywood Stereotypes

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Naughty But Nice Rob   |   May 1, 2012

Sissy Spacek’s touching new book “My Extraordinary Ordinary Life” is an autobiography where she emphasizes that no matter who we are, we all have something...

Mitt Romney Blasted By Heckler: 'You're A Racist,' 'F*** You'

  |   May 1, 2012

Presumptive GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney faced a barrage of insults from a protester on Tuesday while taking questions at a New York City firehouse....

MT-2012 Senate: 48% Tester (D), 43% Rehberg (R) (PPP 4/26-29)

  |   May 1, 2012

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PPP (D) 4/26-29/12; 934 likely voters, 3.2% margin of error Mode: Automated phone PPP release Montana 2012 Senate 48% Tester (D), 43% Rehberg (R) (chart)...

Michelle Obama Shows Off Toned Arms In Las Vegas (PHOTOS)

  |   May 1, 2012

First Lady Michelle Obama cruised through Las Vegas today, and we were hoping for some amazing photos of Mrs. O spinning a roulette wheel, playing...

Michelle Obama Shows Off Toned Arms In Las Vegas (PHOTOS)

  |   May 2, 2012

First Lady Michelle Obama cruised through Las Vegas today, and we were hoping for some amazing photos of Mrs. O spinning a roulette wheel, playing...

US-2012 President: 49% Obama (D), 44% Romney (R) (PPP/Daily Kos/SEIU 4/26-29)

  |   May 1, 2012

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PPP (D)/Daily Kos/SEIU 4/26-29/12; 1,000 registered voters, 3.1% margin of error Mode: Automated phone PPP release National 2012 President 49% Obama (D), 44% Romney (R)...

Italie/36e j.: Naples s'échappe, autres candidats au podium doivent suivre

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Naples a pris 3 points d'avance à la troisième place du Championnat d'Italie en battant Palerme (2-0) en match avancé de la 35e journée mardi,...

Espagne - 20e j.: Villarreal et Grenade presque sauvés, titre en vue pour le Real

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Villarreal (3-2 à Gijon) et Grenade (2-1 devant l'Espanyol Barcelone) ont obtenu deux victoires importantes dans l'optique du maintien mardi lors de la 20e journée...

Dallas Fed President Richard Fisher: Too Big To Fail Banks Should Be Punished

The Huffington Post   |  Mark Gongloff   |   May 1, 2012

Dallas Federal Reserve President Richard Fisher delivered a May Day gift to Occupy Wall Street. Fisher, who has argued repeatedly for the end of too-big-to-fail...
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Texas Attorney General Compares Planned Parenthood To Terrorist Organization

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Laura Bassett   |   May 1, 2012

Just two hours after a U.S. district judge stopped a Texas law that would have eliminated Planned Parenthood's participation in the state's Women's Health Program,...

Sharp leads the way as Canada beats Swiss in world hockey championship tuneup

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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KLOTEN, Switzerland - Patrick Sharp scored the go-ahead goal in the second period Tuesday as Canada defeated Switzerland 4-2 in its final exhibition game before...
Catherine Pearson

Weight Loss May Cut Cancer Risk: Study

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Catherine Pearson   |   May 1, 2012

Overweight women who shed just 5 percent of their body fat may be able to make a dent in their cancer risk, according to a...

Championnat d'Italie - 36e journée: le classement des buteurs

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Classement des buteurs du Championnat d'Italie de football à l'issue de la 36e journée:26 buts: Ibrahimovic (AC Milan)23 buts: Cavani (Naples)21 buts: Di Natale (Udinese)20...

'American Transgender,' National Geographic Documentary, Takes In-Depth Look At Gender Transitions

  |   May 1, 2012

The National Geographic channel is set to air "American Transgender," an hour-long documentary that takes a no-holds-barred look at the lives and struggles of three...

Wind Farms, Global Warming Connection Lukewarm At Best

Earth Techling   |   May 1, 2012

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A study released yesterday by researchers finds that large wind farms may impact local temperatures, noting a night warming effect in certain areas in Texas...

Clean Energy At Airports Could Find Space Around Runways, Study Says

  |   May 1, 2012

From EarthTechling's Beth Buczynski: A new report by the U.S. Department of Agriculture shows that bustling airports could serve a vital new function, doubling as...

Creamfields Follies: Man Survives Horrific Fall From Scaffolding At Australian Show

www.spinner.ca   |   May 1, 2012

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Fans at a Creamfields concert in Sydney, Australia over the weekend were left bemused and then horrified when a fan bypassed security, scaled and stood...

Anti-Capitalist Protesters Occupy Paternoster Square In London

PA   |   May 1, 2012

Anti-capitalist protesters said they had "fulfilled" a goal when they moved into Paternoster Square, home to the London Stock Exchange, on tuesday evening. Activists, who...

Breakups Can Cause You To Lose 8 Friends, Says Survey

The Huffington Post   |  Emma Gray   |   May 2, 2012

Going through a breakup is hard enough -- but what if it costs you your friends as well as your love interest? According to a...

Joliet Caterpillar Strike: Union Workers Walk Out At Illinois Plant (VIDEO)

AP   |   May 1, 2012

JOLIET, Ill. -- About 800 union workers who rejected Caterpillar Inc.'s latest contract offer walked off the job Tuesday at a plant in Joliet. Workers...

Championnat d'Angleterre - 34e journée en retard: le classement des buteurs

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Classement des buteurs à l'issue des matches en retard de la 34e journée du Championnat d'Angleterre de football:28 buts: van Persie (Arsenal)26 buts: Rooney (Manchester...

Championnat d'Angleterre - La 34e journée en retard en un coup d'oeil

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Résultats et buteurs des matches en retard de la 34e journée du Championnat d'Angleterre de football:MardiStoke City 1 Jerome (69)Everton 1 Crouch (45 c.s.c.)Liverpool 0Fulham...

Christian Louboutin London Shoe Exhibit: His Top 5 Most Dangerous Shoes (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post   |  Michelle Manetti   |   May 2, 2012

Despite an ongoing lawsuit, Christian Louboutin is having a great year. New mom Jessica Simpson has given him shout outs, he's creating a real life...

Christian Louboutin London Shoe Exhibit: His Top 5 Most Dangerous Shoes (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post   |  Michelle Manetti   |   May 2, 2012

Despite an ongoing lawsuit, Christian Louboutin is having a great year. New mom Jessica Simpson has given him shout outs, he's creating a real life...

Championnat d'Angleterre - 34e journée/matches en retard: les résultats

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Résultats des matches en retard la 34e journée du Championnat d'Angleterre de football:MardiLiverpool - Fulham 0 - 1Stoke City - Everton 1 - 1Mercredi(18h45 GMT)...

Occupy Oakland On May Day: Stinging Gas Sends Protesters Fleeing (PHOTOS, LIVE UPDATES)

AP   |  TERRY COLLINS   |   May 1, 2012

OAKLAND, Calif. — Thousands of protesters in New York demanded an end to income inequality and housing foreclosures. Police fired tear gas to disperse marchers...

Occupy Miami May Day: Brian Tangherlin, Rolando Prieto, And Alfredo Quintana Arrested As Police Scuffle With Protestors (PHOTO, VIDEO)

  |   May 2, 2012

Three protestors were arrested Tuesday afternoon during Occupy Miami's May Day rally as police scuffled with demonstrators. Brian Roland Tangherlin, 22, was charged with obstructing...

South Carolina Elections: 100 Candidates Could Be Disqualified

Lexington Patch   |  Hal Millard   |   May 1, 2012

The candidates include Republican Katrina Shealy, hoping to unseat incumbent Sen. Jake Knotts, Occupy Columbia stalwart and Democrat Walid Hakim, hoping to unseat House member...

The President's Pledge: 28 College Presidents Commit Portion Of Salary To Fight Poverty

  |   May 2, 2012

Some of the best lessons are learned outside of the classroom. Twenty-eight U.S. college presidents are teaching on a global scale as they sign on...

Nikki Haley On South Carolina State Worker Who Leaked Medicaid Data: 'Slam Him To The Wall'

The Huffington Post   |  Chris Gentilviso   |   May 1, 2012

South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley is showing no mercy toward a state worker in hot water. Christopher Lykes Jr. was arrested on Thursday April 19...

Victoria Cocaine Bust: Toddler Found Right Beside The Drug Stash, Say Police

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

VICTORIA - Police officers in Victoria who stopped a vehicle with two suspected drug dealers found a toddler in the back sitting right beside a...

Regina Stadium Project: Saskatchewan Government Asked To Kick In $230 Million

CP   |  Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

REGINA - The Saskatchewan government is being asked to kick in $230 million for a new stadium project in Regina.Ken Cheveldayoff, minister responsible for the...

Danae Rodriguez, Minnesota Teen, Takes Dad To Prom After Saving His Life (PHOTO)

The Huffington Post   |  Ileana Llorens   |   May 1, 2012

Danae Rodriguez had a very special prom date: her dad. In December, the Minnesota teen and her family were in a car accident that left...

Li Li The Celebrity 'Bike Hugging Dog' From China Closer To Getting Dream Bike Seat (VIDEO)

  |   May 2, 2012

One loyal dog from China is hopefully getting a pimped-out new ride thanks to a generous blogger who set up a fundraising site for the...

Maryland Pushes New 'Diverging-Diamond' Interchange Design For Road Junction

  |   May 1, 2012

WASHINGTON -- Just one day after local planning activists panned a proposed "diverging diamond" interchange near the Greenbelt Metrorail station in Prince George's County, the...

George Harrison's Widow Olivia Hopes New Book Fills In Blanks

AP   |  JOHN CARUCCI   |   May 1, 2012

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NEW YORK — George Harrison's widow Olivia hopes to add more perspective on the reticent Beatle with her new digital book, and fill in the...

Are People Buying Furniture On Flash Sale Sites?

Stylelist Home   |  Diana N. Nguyen   |   May 1, 2012

In this slow economy, we're all looking for the best deal when it comes to making purchases for our homes. And, online flash sale sites,...

Wall Street finit au plus haut depuis fin 2007

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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La Bourse de New York a terminé mardi à son plus haut en plus de quatre ans, le marché saluant une accélération surprise de l'activité...

Michael Cormier, LA Forensic Technician, Dead: Conspiracy Theorists Suspect Breitbart Link, Arsenic Poisoning (VIDEOS)

The Huffington Post   |  Kathleen Miles   |   May 1, 2012

The conspiracy theory about the death of conservative commentator Andrew Breitbart just got juicier -- that is, if you're willing to make a few leaps...

Summer Movies 2012: Rihanna, Cobie Smulders, Diego Boneta And 9 Other Breakout Stars

The Huffington Post   |  Christopher Rosen   |   May 1, 2012

Before last summer, Jessica Chastain and Michael Fassbender were just a couple of young actors trying to make it in the crazy world of Hollywood....

Detroit Crime Rate Up: Serious Crimes Increase In 2012 Police Say, Homicides Down Slightly

  |   May 1, 2012

Detroit Police Chief Ralph Godbee Jr. revealed Monday that major crimes in the city have increased in the first quarter of 2012. At a community...

May Day 2012 In D.C.: Occupy Movement Gathers In Meridian Hill/Malcolm X Park (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post   |  Brandon Wetherbee   |   May 1, 2012

WASHINGTON -- The Occupy movement in the nation's capital, like other similar groups around the nation, celebrated May Day on Tuesday, part of a long-standing...

Oscars to remain at theatre for 20 more years amid venue name change to Dolby

CP   |  Derrik J. Lang, The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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LOS ANGELES, Calif. - The Oscars will be in Dolby.The CIM Group, which owns the Hollywood & Highland Center, announced a 20-year deal on Tuesday...

Chen Guangcheng, Escaped Blind Activist, Censored By Chinese Government

AP   |  JOE McDONALD and DIDI TANG   |   May 1, 2012

BEIJING -- A well-known blind activist's escape from house arrest in China has set off a cat-and-mouse conflict on the Internet between censors and netizens....

Mary Simon won't run again for head of Inuit organization

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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Mary Simon will not run again to be the president of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, Canada’s national Inuit organization. Simon has held the position since...

Obama, Karzai Sign US-Afghan Strategic Partnership Agreement

AP   |  BEN FELLER   |   May 2, 2012

By BEN FELLER, Associated Press KABUL, Afghanistan -- President Barack Obama slipped into Afghanistan Tuesday night on the anniversary of the killing of 9/11 mastermind...

Le Club de golf Royal Mayfair accueillera la crème des golfeuses en 2013

CP   |  La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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Impact sees struggling TFC as dangerous opponent in Canadian Championship

CP   |  Bill Beacon, The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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Taylor Lautner Rekindles Romance With High School Sweetheart

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He burns through them fast? "Twilight" hunk Taylor Lautner has been linked to a litany of Hollywood "it" girls, including Taylor Swift, Lily Collins and...

Higher Rate Taxpayers To Top 4 Million

PA   |   May 2, 2012

More than four million people will pay the highest rates of tax during this financial year, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) figures have shown. The...

'Bachelorette' Contestants Revealed: See The Men Vying For Emily Maynard's Heart

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Meet the men of "The Bachelorette" Season 8. The 25 contestants below will compete for Emily Maynard's heart beginning Mon., May 14, at 9:31 p.m....

Cleaning Your Home: 20 Things You're Probably Forgetting To Clean, But Need To (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post Canada   |  Arti Patel   |   May 1, 2012

Your nest may not be the cleanest place. Germs grow -- and grow quickly -- and forgetting to clean under and over hard to reach...

Cher Lloyd, 'Want U Back' Music Video: British Singer Releases Debut U.S. Single (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post   |  Crystal Bell   |   May 1, 2012

Could British singer Cher Lloyd be the next big thing in America? Thanks to a huge marketing push from her label, L.A. Reid's Epic Records,...

CORRIGÉ: Echange de tirs à la frontière entre Israël et Gaza, un blessé

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Des soldats israéliens et des Palestiniens ont échangé des coups de feu à la frontière entre Israël et la bande de Gaza mardi, faisant un...
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Kerry Campaign Veterans Dismiss Complaints Over Obama's Bin Laden Ad

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Sam Stein   |   May 1, 2012

WASHINGTON -- For veterans of John Kerry's 2004 presidential campaign, the past week of debate over the fairness of making political attacks out of national...

Don't Just Panic Over Social Security's Worsening Finances- Do Something About It

www.foxbusiness.com   |   May 1, 2012

It doesn't matter how you look at it: The headlines on the future of Social Security are scary: For the first time in history, in...

Enzyme Could Slow Part Of The Aging Process In Astronauts -- And The Elderly

Science Daily   |   May 1, 2012

ScienceDaily (Apr. 30, 2012) — New research published online in the FASEB Journal suggests that a specific enzyme, called 5-lipoxygenase, plays a key role in...

Nearly Half Of Boomers Fully Retired By 65

blogs.smartmoney.com   |   May 1, 2012

The advice -– and, in many cases, the warning -– has become a given: Most Americans entering their 50s and 60s will have to keep...

Students in Montreal protest for 8th straight night

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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Thousands of students marched once again in downtown Montreal Tuesday night, in the eighth straight night of protests against planned tuition fee hikes. Police...

Kim Kardashian's Sex Tape Gets Reviewed By 3 Grandmothers (VIDEO)

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These ladies who lunch have far more scintillating things to dish over than their grandchildren and bingo tourneys. Watch this hilarious video of three grandmothers...
Paul Blumenthal

Conservative Group Seeks Guidance On Ads To Maximize Donor Secrecy

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Paul Blumenthal   |   May 1, 2012

WASHINGTON -- The recent district court ruling in the case Van Hollen v. Federal Election Commission that requires groups spending money on certain election advertisements...

1er mai: les syndicats ont peiné à faire entendre leur voix - REPORTAGE

Le HuffPost   |  Annabel Benhaiem   |   May 2, 2012

Fanfares, perruques, accordéons, drapeaux de syndicats, mais aussi fanions représentant tout et n’importe quoi, cortèges inattendus, pancartes à l’humour potache, CRS postés dans les angles...

Conrad Black Can Return To Canada

Huffington Post Canada   |   May 1, 2012

Former media baron Conrad Black will be allowed to live in Canada after being approved for a one-year temporary resident permit, reports say....

Moins dangereux pour les Israéliens de se rendre en Turquie (Israël)

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Wall Street finit au plus haut depuis fin 2007

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

La Bourse de New York a terminé mardi à son plus haut en plus de quatre ans, le marché saluant une accélération surprise de l'activité...

An Easy Way To Make More Flavorful Pesto (VIDEO)

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Via Bon Appetit Most people know pesto -- it's just herbs (usually basil), nuts (usually pine nuts) and parmesan cheese with olive oil. It's great...

U.S. marks anniversary of death of bin Laden with bickering about Obama's role

CP   |  Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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WASHINGTON - U.S. President Barack Obama marked the first anniversary of the death of Osama bin Laden on a secret visit to Afghanistan on Tuesday,...

Championnat de Suisse - 32e journée: les résultats

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Mother's Day Gift Guide 2012: Gifts For Hipster Moms from Etsy

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Mother's Day is May 13th -- so if you're reading this now, there's still time to get something great. Really, even though most mothers say...

Immigration Attorneys File Civil Rights Complaint Against Border Patrol Agents Acting As Interpreters

The Huffington Post   |  Cristina Costantini   |   May 2, 2012

A Seattle-based immigrant advocacy nonprofit filed a formal civil rights complaint against the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, challenging...
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Richard Grenell, Controversial Mitt Romney Spokesman, Resigns

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Michael Calderone   |   May 2, 2012

Richard Grenell, presumptive GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney's controversial choice for national security spokesman, is leaving the campaign less than two weeks after his appointment....

Academy Awards Venue Change: Oscars' Home Renamed Dolby Theatre

AP   |  DERRIK J. LANG   |   May 1, 2012

LOS ANGELES — The Oscars will be in Dolby. The CIM Group, which owns the Hollywood & Highland Center, announced a 20-year deal on Tuesday...

USA: mesures de rétorsion en vue contre des bonbonnes de gaz chinoises

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Ilian Iliev et ses fruits et légumes sculptés: l'artiste présente son fascinant travail de sculpture sur aliments (PHOTOS/VIDÉO)

  |   May 1, 2012

Le photographe Ilian Iliev, spécialisé dans la photographie d'aliments, a créé une superbe série de photos de fruits et légumes sculptés. Ces photos d'art vont...

France - Bastia retrouve l'élite après sept ans d'absence

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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The Top 9 Countries With The Fastest Internet Speeds: Akamai

The Huffington Post   |  Courteney Palis   |   May 2, 2012

Is your Internet running? Then you'd better go catch it...if you can. Among the lists compiled by cloud platform provider Akamai in its "State of...

'Flashpoint' Canceled: ION Series To End After Season 5

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After 75 episodes, the award-winning Canadian police drama "Flashpoint" is ending. The news broke on Tuesday afternoon that viewers would say goodbye to "Flashpoint" after...

Eunice Kariuki, Formerly Homeless Mother, Starts Orphanage In Kenya

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Eunice Kariuki, a formerly homeless mother of two, experienced her share of struggles on the streets of Denver. Now, she's making sure other children don't...

Le président Obama en visite en Afghanistan un an après la mort de Ben Laden

PC   |  Ben Feller, The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

KABOUL - Dans le cadre d'un périple éclair et secret en Afghanistan mardi soir, le président américain Barack Obama a déclaré qu'après des années de...

Le ministère de l'Immigration permettrait à Conrad Black de revenir au Canada

PC   |  La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

OTTAWA - Le retour annoncé de Conrad Black au Canada a donné lieu à des échanges houleux à la Chambre des communes, mardi.Le Globe and...

Al Qaeda Groups Around The World

  |   May 1, 2012

It's been a year since the U.S. Navy SEALs raid that killed Osama bin Laden, and al Qaeda groups continue to operate around the world....

Brown To Pay Providence $31.5 Million Dollars

AP   |  DAVID KLEPPER   |   May 1, 2012

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Brown University will voluntarily pay Providence $31.5 million more over the next 11 years to help address financial problems that Mayor Angel...

Dharun Ravi, Rutgers Webcam Defendant, Wants Hate Crime Convictions Dismissed

AP   |  GEOFF MULVIHILL   |   May 1, 2012

A former Rutgers University student who was found guilty of hate crimes for using a webcam to view his roommate kissing another man has asked...

Parks Canada cuts seen as 'attacking' tourism industry

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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A prominent tourism operator in eastern Newfoundland says federal cuts to Parks Canada fly in the face of the Conservatives' goal of having the...

Death review panels wants Transport Canada to require life jackets on seaplanes

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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William Joseph And Michael Bennett, Former NFL Players, Arrested For Tax Fraud

The Huffington Post   |  Emily Cohn   |   May 1, 2012

Michael Bennett and William Joseph, two former National League Football players, were arrested by the FBI on Monday and are being charged with identity theft...

Golfer James Alonzo Hines Attacks Bachelor Party While On Course (VIDEO)

Huffington Post   |  David Moye   |   May 1, 2012

Like many golfers, James Alonzo Hines attempted to make a hole-in-one. The problem is, the hole he was trying to make wasn't on the course,...

Impôt: Revenu Québec accorde un délai de 48 heures pour produire une déclaration

CP   |  La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

QUÉBEC - Revenu Québec ajoute deux jours, sans pénalité, pour permettre aux contribuables de produire leur déclaration de revenus pour 2011.Ce délai de 48 heures,...

Les Alouettes et les autres équipes de la LCF dévoilent leurs nouveaux uniformes

CP   |  La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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Climate Change And Sustained Economic Growth Link Observed In New Study

The Huffington Post   |  James Gerken   |   May 1, 2012

Will sustained global economic growth intensify the effects of climate change? A new study from the University of Michigan's Institute for Social Research suggests that...

Newt Gingrich Soon To Become Ex-Presidential Candidate

AP/The Huffington Post   |   May 1, 2012

WASHINGTON -- A presidential candidate no longer, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich departs the race for the White House as likely the most consequential and...

Romeo Langlois: des journalistes ont reçu un appel présumé des FARC disant retenir le journaliste

Le HuffPost/AFP   |   May 1, 2012

Était-ce vraiment les FARCS, et si oui, disent-ils la vérité? Des journalistes colombiens ont reçu mardi un appel d'une femme se présentant comme membre des...

Dow Jones Industrial Average Soars To Highest Level Since December 2007

AP   |  MATTHEW CRAFT   |   May 1, 2012

NEW YORK — The fastest growth in U.S. manufacturing in 10 months gave stocks a lift Tuesday and pushed the Dow Jones industrial average to...

Officials red-circled 40 official residences abroad for sale as part of cuts

CP   |  Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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OTTAWA - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird doesn't want to see pieces of his department's art collection sold off, but dozens of official residences that...

Tsunami Motorcycle Owner Located In Japan

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

The Japanese owner of a Harley-Davidson motorcycle that was washed out to sea in the tsunami of March 2011 says its discovery on a...

No more smokes in Manitoba pharmacies, vending machines

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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WINNIPEG - Manitoba smokers may soon have fewer places to buy cigarettes.The provincial government has tabled a bill that would prohibit the sale of tobacco...

Air Transat s'entend avec ses pilotes pour modifier et prolonger leur convention

CP   |  La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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MONTRÉAL - Le voyagiste Transat s'est entendu avec les 420 pilotes de son transporteur Air Transat pour amender et prolonger d'un an leur convention collective.Plutôt...

La Syrie a refusé des visas à des observateurs, 34 morts dans les violences

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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L'ONU a annoncé le refus par la Syrie d'accorder des visas à trois observateurs internationaux et accusé le régime et l'opposition de violer le cessez-le-feu...

Obiwan Kenobi Charged With Hit And Run In Roseville

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The police force is strong with this one. A man named Obiwan Kenobi -- like the Jedi knight who trained Luke Skywalker -- was allegedly...

Obiwan Kenobi Charged With Hit And Run In Roseville

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The police force is strong with this one. A man named Obiwan Kenobi -- like the Jedi knight who trained Luke Skywalker -- was allegedly...

Gregg Popovich des Spurs est nommé l'entraîneur de l'année dans la NBA

CP   |  Paul J. Weber, The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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SAN ANTONIO - Gregg Popovich a été nommé l'entraîneur de l'année dans la NBA après avoir guidé les Spurs de San Antonio à 50 victoires...

Jessica Simpson Maternity Suite: Singer Gives Birth In $4,000 Suite (PHOTO)

TMZ   |   May 1, 2012

Jessica Simpson's new baby girl arrived in the lap of luxury ... 'cause the hospital she was born in offers the crème de la crème...

Echanges de tirs à la frontière entre Israël et Gaza, un combattant tué

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Des soldats israéliens et des Palestiniens ont échangé des coups de feu à la frontière entre Israël et la bande de Gaza mardi, faisant un...

Andrew Young Wife Takes Stand, Says He Drank Heavily, Took Ambien As John Edwards Campaign Aide

Reuters   |   May 2, 2012

* Former aide's wife spends three days on witness stand * Denied that she resented Edwards By Colleen Jenkins GREENSBORO, N.C., May 1 (Reuters) -...

Liga Premier: Alex Ferguson del Manchester United y Roberto Mancini del City estuvieron a punto de los golpes (VIDEO)

  |   May 1, 2012

El derbi de la ciudad de Manchester que ganó 1-0 el City al United no pudo terminar más caliente, pues no sólo se jugaron el...

Kim Bingham présente son nouvel album, «Up!», qui sort le 22 mai (VIDÉO)

  |   May 1, 2012

Kim Bingham, la chanteuse ska de Me, Mom & Morgentaler et aussi derrière la musique de la télésérie «Les Invincibles», a décidé de voler de...

RIM ouvre la plate-forme du BlackBerry 10 aux développeurs

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Le groupe canadien Research in Motion (RIM) a présenté mardi un prototype du système d'exploitation de son futur BlackBerry 10, une plate-forme en rupture avec...

Le théâtre des Oscars à Los Angeles rebaptisé "Dolby Theater"

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Israël: l'armée classe l'affaire de la mort de 21 civils à Gaza en 2009

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Crazy Nipple Tattoos And Piercings (NSFW)

Oddee.com   |   May 1, 2012

People will do strange things in the name of art -- even nipple tattoos....

Breeze Beretta Johnston: Levi Johnston & Sunny Oglesby Announce Baby Name

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Levi Johnston's second child will be a girl named Breeze Beretta, his pregnant girlfriend, Sunny Oglesby, told Inside Edition in an interview to air Wednesday....

Toronto Councillors Expense $117K In First Quarter

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and his brother, Coun. Doug Ford, spent nearly $1,500 of their own money to create a webpage for their “Cut...

Des lockoutés de Rio Tinto Alcan se sont mis en route, à pied, vers Québec

CP   |  La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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ALMA, Qc - Les lockoutés de Rio Tinto Alcan ont profité de la journée des travailleurs, mardi, pour entamer une marche qui les mènera d'Alma...

Uggie 'The Artist' Dog PETA Ad: Campaign To Adopt A Pet (PHOTO)

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Your adopted pet may not win an award at Cannes Film Festival or publish his own autobiography ... but it's not entirely impossible. In a...

Comically Bad Street Performer Messes Up A Lot (VIDEO)

TruTV.com   |   May 1, 2012

Street performers do lots of things: fit into small boxes, juggle knives, swallow swords, break dance . . . When this guy takes his act...

Obama en visite surprise à Kaboul un an après la mort de Ben Laden

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Le président américain Barack Obama est arrivé en visite surprise en Afghanistan et y a signé dans la nuit de mardi à mercredi un accord...

$1.9M To Get Evacuee Info

Winnipeg Free Press   |  Posted: 1:00 AM   |   May 1, 2012

The province has set a price tag of $1.9 million on records that could help the public get to the bottom of questions surrounding flood...

Une rétrospective à Washington évoque Miro, peintre engagé

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Une des plus grandes rétrospectives consacrées au peintre espagnol Joan Miro (1893-1983) va s'ouvrir dimanche à la National Gallery de Washington où elle évoquera, grâce...

2011 Blackout In San Diego, Parts Of Arizona & Baja California Blamed On 'Inadequate Planning'

AP   |  JULIE WATSON   |   May 1, 2012

SAN DIEGO — Federal energy regulators on Tuesday blamed inadequate planning and lack of grid coordination for a massive blackout last year that started with...

Soudans: l'ONU pourrait adopter une résolution prévoyant des sanctions

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Le Conseil de sécurité de l'ONU pourrait adopter mercredi une résolution exigeant du Soudan et du Soudan du Sud qu'ils cessent immédiatement leurs hostilités et...

Le procès en Nouvelle-Écosse pour l'homicide involontaire d'un gai est retardé

CP   |  La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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HALIFAX - L'évaluation psychiatrique d'un homme accusé d'avoir battu à mort Raymond Taavel, un militant gai de Halifax, a été interrompue puis prolongée.Un juge a...

North Carolina Pastor Sean Harris: Parents Should 'Punch' Their Gay-Acting Children (AUDIO)

  |   May 2, 2012

A North Carolina pastor's horrific anti-gay tirade is making the blogosphere rounds. Sean Harris, senior pastor of Berean Baptist Church in Fayetteville, spoke at length...

Washington salue la décision d'Aung San Suu Kyi de prêter serment

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Les Etats-Unis ont salué mardi la décision de l'opposante birmane Aung San Suu Kyi de mettre fin à son boycott du Parlement et de prêter...

The Best Time I Took My Baby To The Emergency Room

thehairpin.com   |   May 1, 2012

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This is still a little too raw for me to really want to talk about it, but I got a bit of a guilt-nudge from...

Shakira: 'Addicted to you' (Adelanto del video)

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Mañana 2 de mayo, Shakira estará de estreno, pues nos develará su nuevo videoclip, 'Addicted to You'. Mientras tanto, nos presenta un pequeño adelanto de...

Pontiac School District Finances To Be Reviewed By Michigan Department Of Education

The Huffington Post   |  Kate Abbey-Lambertz   |   May 1, 2012

The Pontiac school district took a step this week that may put the school system on the road to a state-appointed emergency manager. The Michigan...

Decorate With Garden Center Items

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Bring the outside in with these inspired holiday decorating ideas. For the full story, visit Real Simple....

Biodôme de Montréal: une femelle manchot papou fête ses 33 ans (VIDÉO)

  |   May 1, 2012

L’équipe du Biodôme, un Espace pour la vie, et sa colonie de manchots papous ont souligné le 33e anniversaire de la doyenne d’Amérique du Nord...

Tunisie: 2 policiers condamnés à 20 ans pour avoir tué un jeune manifestant

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Deux policiers ont été condamnés chacun à vingt de prison ferme par la justice militaire pour l'assassinat d'un jeune manifestant le 14 janvier 2011 au...

The Comedy Awards 2012: 'Key & Peele' Bring Obama & Luther To Ask For Donations (VIDEO)

  |   May 1, 2012

By now you've probably seen Comedy Central's breakout sketch comedy show "Key & Peele," but if not, their President Obama and Luther sketches are by...

La comédie musicale «Once» obtient 11 nominations aux Tony Awards

CP   |  The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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NEW YORK, États-Unis - La comédie musicale «Once», inspirée de l'histoire d'amour d'une fleuriste tchèque et d'un musicien de rue et réparateur d'aspirateurs irlandais, à...

Alexandre Despatie compte étrenner son quatre et demi groupé à la Coupe Canada

CP   |  Marc Tougas, La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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MONTRÉAL - Même si Alexandre Despatie n'a plus à s'inquiéter de sa qualification en vue des Jeux olympiques de Londres, il aura certaines choses à...

John James Kinley, former lieutenant-governor of Nova Scotia, dies at 86

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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HALIFAX - A former lieutenant-governor of Nova Scotia who served as a merchant marine during the Second World War died Tuesday.John James Kinley was 86.The...

Romney: "déplacé" de la part d'Obama de politiser la mort de Ben Laden

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Le candidat républicain Mitt Romney, probable adversaire de Barack Obama à la présidentielle de novembre, a jugé mardi qu'il était "déplacé" de la part du...

Summer Fashion 2012 Trends: What You Need From A To Z (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post Canada   |   May 2, 2012

Students, get your pens and notebooks ready, it's time to go back to school. Style school, that is. Spring 2012 fashion trends were all about...

Via Rail annoncera bientôt les réductions de service découlant du budget fédéral

CP   |  Sylvain Larocque, La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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MONTRÉAL - Via Rail annoncera d'ici un mois les réductions de service qui découleront des compressions budgétaires récemment décrétées par le gouvernement conservateur.C'est ce qu'a...

Popovich wins second NBA Coach of the Year honour after keeping Spurs best in West this season

CP   |  Paul J. Weber, The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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F1/Essais du Mugello: Grosjean roulera mercredi et jeudi pour Lotus

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Environmental Review Reform: Scott Vaughan, Environmental Auditor Worries Public Will Be Left Out

CP   |  Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

OTTAWA - The federal government's new approach to the environment means the public will have far less input into natural resource development in Canada, says...

Taseko rejects aboriginal spirituality in mine review

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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The president of Taseko Mines has asked the Ministry of the Environment not to give aboriginal interests special consideration at an upcoming federal environmental...

Spitting Woman Interrupts Chicago News Report (VIDEO)

  |   May 2, 2012

You don't always have to do something that noteworthy to make the news. Take this woman in Chicago, who almost earned a cameo in a...

Virginia Giving Travel Prizes To Virginia.org Web Visitors

AP   |   May 1, 2012

RICHMOND, Va. -- Virginia tourism officials are hoping to draw 1 million visitors to the state's website in May, and they're giving away bigger prizes...

'Game Of Thrones'-Inspired Beer Logos Excite Fans (PHOTOS)

  |   May 2, 2012

And today in odd crossovers that we don't mind at all: "Game of Thrones" beer! UK artist Rob Stephens came up with the idea last...

Visite surprise d'Obama en Afghanistan, accord avec Karzaï

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Le président américain Barack Obama est arrivé mardi soir à Kaboul pour une visite surprise au cours de laquelle il devait signer un accord de...

Kelly Rutherford Sued: Private Eye Sues Actress For Unpaid Services

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Like a page ripped from the script of "Gossip Girl," Kelly Rutherford -- who plays Serena van der Woodsen's mother on the hit CW show...

'The Final Member': Documentary Takes Trip To The Iceland Penis Museum

Moviefone Canada   |  Mark Wigmore   |   May 1, 2012

Zach Math and Jonah Bekhor know what you might be thinking, but their doc about the Icelandic Phallological Museum, "The Final Member," is not just...

The Yellow Dogs Eye World Tour After Fleeing Iran (VIDEO)

Huffington Post   |  Lucas Kavner   |   May 2, 2012

If you saw the members of Iranian indie rock band, The Yellow Dogs, on the streets of Brooklyn, you wouldn't bat an eyelash. They could...

NBA Coach Of The Year 2012: Gregg Popovich Becomes Two-Time Winner

AP   |  PAUL J. WEBER   |   May 1, 2012

SAN ANTONIO — Gregg Popovich can't win like the old days. No longer can the San Antonio Spurs simply feed Tim Duncan the ball, let...

How To Film Protests: As Police Departments Prep For May Day, Tips On Being A Good Citizen Journalist

AlterNet   |   May 1, 2012

 As police departments around the country are reportedly mobilizing to shut down protests and actions for May Day, it's worth looking back over Witness's tips...

Roberts on Crosby's playoff performance: 'I don't think he was feeling great'

CP   |  Joshua Clipperton, The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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TORONTO - Gary Roberts doesn't think Sidney Crosby looked right in the Stanley Cup playoffs.The former NHLer played two seasons with Crosby in Pittsburgh and...

Toddlers In Makeup: Mommyish Writer Explains Her Daughter's Makeup Routine on GMA

  |   May 1, 2012

When blogger Lindsay Cross admitted to letting her 4-year-old daughter wear "a full face of make-up" on special occasions, she may or may not have...

Visita sorpresa de Obama en Afganistán; firma pacto de seguridad

AP   |  Por BEN FELLER   |   May 1, 2012

KABUL (AP) — En una sorpresiva visita a una zona de guerra, el presidente Barack Obama declaró la noche del martes que después de años...

Le pétrole finit en hausse à New York, saluant les chiffres industriels

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Les cours du pétrole ont fini en nette hausse mardi à New York, stimulés par l'accélération inattendue de l'activité manufacturière aux Etats-Unis, mais le marché...

'Marvel's The Avengers': $500 Million Globally By Sunday?

The Huffington Post   |  Christopher Rosen   |   May 1, 2012

Hulk smash. According to numbers released by Disney, "Marvel's The Avengers" has already grossed $218.2 million internationally, including $33.1 million on Monday. Couple that lofty...

Jennifer López adorna su vestido... ¿con una serpiente? (FOTOS)

  |   May 1, 2012

Manteniendo el estilo versátil y desafiante que la ha caracterizado, regresa Jennifer López para demostrar nuevamente que ella sí puede imponer moda, aunque esta vez...

SNC-Lavalin board hears from big shareholders about handling of internal crisis

CP   |  Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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MONTREAL - SNC-Lavalin is getting an earful from its largest shareholders about the engineering giant's handling of internal problems that have sullied its reputation.The Caisse...

URGENT ¥ Visite surprise d'Obama en Afghanistan, accord avec Karzaï

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Le président américain Barack Obama est arrivé mardi soir à Kaboul pour une visite surprise au cours de laquelle il devait signer un accord de...

Adis Medunjanin Convicted In NYC Subway Suicide-Bomb Terror Plot

AP   |  TOM HAYS   |   May 1, 2012

NEW YORK — In what authorities called the most serious terror threat since the Sept. 11 attacks, a New York City man was convicted Tuesday...

Conrad Black to return to Canada after release from Florida jail: source

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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OTTAWA - Conrad Black will be allowed to return to Canada when he is freed from a Florida jail later this week, The Canadian Press...

This Month In Food Magazines: A Round-Up Of May Issues

  |   May 1, 2012

The crop of May magazines saw two unusual cover coincidences. Bon Appetit and Saveur both put baguettes on the cover, leading Bon Appetit editor-in-chief Adam...

Rupert Murdoch Hits Back At 'Highly Partisan' Culture Committee

PA/The Huffington Post UK   |   May 1, 2012

Rupert Murdoch has hit back after MPs branded him "not a fit person" to be in charge of a major media firm. In a statement,...

Marine Le Pen confirme qu'elle annulera son vote au second tour du 6 mai

CP   |  Thibault Leroux, The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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PARIS - Renvoyant dos à dos les deux finalistes du second tour de la présidentielle française, Marine Le Pen a confirmé mardi qu'elle annulerait son...

Jessica Simpson maman: elle donne naissance à une petite fille

Le HuffPost/AFP   |   May 1, 2012

L'actrice et chanteuse américaine Jessica Simpson a annoncé sur son site internet avoir donné naissance mardi à une petite fille nommée Maxwell Drew Johnson, à...

Barcelone - Guardiola: "Mourinho n'est en rien dans l'usure que je ressens"

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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L'entraîneur du FC Barcelone Pep Guardiola a assuré mardi que José Mourinho, son homologue au Real Madrid, n'était pour rien dans l'usure que le technicien...

Baja California Earthquake 2012: Buildings Sway In Mexico City

AP   |   May 1, 2012

MEXICO CITY — A series of earthquakes hit three regions of Mexico on Tuesday, swaying buildings in Mexico City but bringing no reports of damage....
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Barack Obama Makes Surprise Visit To Afghanistan

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Joshua Hersh   |   May 2, 2012

KABUL, Afghanistan -- President Barack Obama made a surprise visit to Afghanistan on Tuesday, the eve of the one-year anniversary of the assassination of Osama...

Florida Everglades Python Invasion: Bomb-Sniffing Dogs Used To Curb Snake Presence In National Park

Reuters   |   May 1, 2012

By Barbara Liston ORLANDO (Reuters) - Some bomb-sniffing dogs trained to help fight terrorism are turning their olfactory attention toward a different scourge: Burmese pythons...

Montréal, ville d'histoire: plus de 60 activités pour fêter son 370e anniversaire

  |   May 1, 2012

Pour le 370e anniversaire de la fondation de Montréal, plus d’une trentaine de musées et d’organismes mettent l’histoire de la ville à l’honneur, et ce...

Wild animal slaughter in Ohio could bring changes in way cats are kept and bred across country

CP   |  Sue Manning, The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Of all the beasts set free by the suicidal owner of an exotic animal farm in Ohio last year, few were...

NFL Cheerleader Tryouts: 100 Hottest Photos

Bleacher Report   |   May 1, 2012

It's that time of year again! Actually, I'm not sure if "NFL cheerleader auditions" is an officially recognized time of year yet. If it wasn't...

Blessé, le gardien Jaroslav Halak ratera toute la série contre les Kings

CP   |  La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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ST. LOUIS, États-Unis - Comme si leur déficit de 2-0 dans leur série contre les Kings de Los Angeles ne suffisait pas, les Blues de...

HuffPost SF Book Club Discussion Questions: Readers To Chat Live With Jennifer Egan On May 22

  |  Carly Schwartz   |   May 1, 2012

Memo to HuffPost SF book club members: We hope you've started reading our first pick, Jennifer Egan's mesmerizing Pulitzer Prize-winning tale A Visit From The...

Bin Laden tenía en su "lista de deseos" el asesinato de Obama

  |   May 1, 2012

Fuente: Notimex Washington (Notimex).- El eliminado líder de la red terrorista Al Qaeda, Osama Bin Laden, tenía en su “lista de deseos” el asesinato del...

Mitt Romney pide a Barack Obama no politizar muerte de bin Laden

AP   |   May 1, 2012

WASHINGTON (AP) — El virtual candidato presidencial republicano Mitt Romney pidió el martes al presidente Barack Obama no permitir que la muerte de Osama bin...

24-7 drop-in centre for sex workers a 'no-brainer': Pickton inquiry commissioner

CP   |  James Keller, The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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VANCOUVER - A 24-hour drop-in centre for impoverished sex workers of Vancouver's Downtown Eastside is a "no-brainer," says the commissioner overseeing the public inquiry into...

Une carte postale arrive à destination... avec 50 ans de retard

CP   |  The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

CHICAGO - Une carte postale postée à Chicago en 1958 a finalement été reçue par son destinataire, avec un coup de pouce de la part...

Official: Polka Dots Painted On ND Home An Eyesore

AP   |  By JAMES MacPHERSON   |   May 1, 2012

BISMARCK, N.D. -- Jim Deitz believes he's creating a Grand Forks landmark, but the downtown apartment house he's painting one polka dot at a time...

Edmonton's Royal Mayfair Golf Club to host 2013 Canadian women's open

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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EDMONTON - The world's top women's golfers will play in Edmonton in 2013.The city's Royal Mayfair Golf Club will host the 2013 CN Canadian Women's...

Usher & Ex-Wife In Court -- Child Custody Showdown

www.tmz.com   |   May 1, 2012

Usher and his ex-wife Tameka Raymond have gotten an ultimatum in their custody war -- they're at the Atlanta courthouse trying to settle it, and...

Nicolas Sarkozy peste contre les syndicats et prône un «nouveau modèle social»

CP   |  The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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PARIS - Le président français Nicolas Sarkozy, candidat à sa réélection le 6 mai, a fustigé mardi les syndicats et a prôné un «nouveau modèle...

'Once' The Musical & 8 Other Popular Broadway Musicals Based On Movies

The Huffington Post   |  Crystal Bell   |   May 2, 2012

"Once," a musical adaptation of the 2006 indie film of the same name, was nominated for 11 Tony Awards, leading the pack of Tony hopefuls....

Wall Street Journal, News Corp. Receive Suspicious White Powder Letters

The Huffington Post   |  Katherine Fung   |   May 1, 2012

UPDATE: The Associated Press has corrected its initial report, clarifying that Fox News did not receive an envelope containing white powder. News Corp. received two...

Peter LaBarbera, Bryan Fischer Slam Gay Community In Separate Appearances (VIDEO)

  |   May 1, 2012

Two high-profile right-wing pundits are kicking off May with slams to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. As Right Wing Watch is reporting,...

Les étudiants québécois proposent une contre-offre au gouvernement

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Des associations étudiantes québécoises ont proposé mardi "une alternative globale" au gouvernement, comprenant un gel des droits de scolarité et un examen de la gestion...

Obese People Wear Seatbelt Less Often Than Normal-Weight Peers, Study Finds

  |   May 1, 2012

By Steve Mirsky (Click here for the original article and podcast) Obese people have higher risks for diabetes, heart disease, arthritis—and injuries in car accidents?...

Divorce By Mad Lib

online.wsj.com   |   May 1, 2012

The Texas Supreme Court wants to help financially strapped couples by offering them fill-in-the-blank legal forms they can use in divorce cases instead of hiring...

Kate Upton Dances The Cat Daddy In A Bikini For Terry Richardson (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post   |   May 1, 2012

In an unsurprising move, a swimsuit model has used her body to grab people's attention. Kate Upton, whose image graced the cover of the Sports...

Get-Rich-Quick Scams: FTC Cracks Down On Companies That Defrauded 1 Million Customers

  |  Loren Berlin   |   May 1, 2012

In a major victory for consumers, the Federal Trade Commission announced on Tuesday that it won a hefty court judgment against four companies that allegedly...

Political Traction: Making sense of Alberta's election

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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Jaime Watt joins Power & Politics host Evan Solomon each week to look at how issues making waves in Ottawa resonate with Canadians. Monitoring...

FDA Needs Better Way To Track Drug Safety, Study Says

Reuters   |   May 2, 2012

* IOM says risks of certain drugs become apparent over years * Says FDA should monitor safety through drug 'lifecycle' * Says FDA should create...

Espagne - Real Madrid: Di Maria et Lassana Diarra absents à Bilbao

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Le Real Madrid se déplacera à l'Athletic Bilbao sans son ailier Di Maria, suspendu, ni le milieu français Lassana Diarra, non retenu par l'entraîneur José...

Des fonctionnaires fédéraux profitent du 1er mai pour dénoncer les compressions du gouvernement Harper

CP   |  La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

OTTAWA - Des centaines de fonctionnaires fédéraux ont profité de la fête des Travailleurs, mardi, pour manifester bruyamment à Ottawa afin de dénoncer les restrictions...

François Hollande ne veut pas d'un «pugilat» lors du débat de mercredi

CP   |  The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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PARIS - À la veille de son débat télévisé avec Nicolas Sarkozy, le candidat socialiste à la présidentielle française, François Hollande, a affirmé mardi qu'il...

Canadian, Texas Gas Plant Explosion: No Injuries Reported

AP   |   May 1, 2012

CANADIAN, Texas (AP) — An energy company is working to reroute natural gas for processing after a fiery explosion closed one of its nine Texas...

Jessica Simpson Birth: See The New Mom's 8th Grade Photo

  |   May 1, 2012

Is that you, Jessica Simpson? The 31-year-old found success as a recording artist, reality star and fashion mogul, and now takes on a whole new...

Scottie Pippen: Bulls Still Team To Beat Without Derrick Rose

AP   |   May 1, 2012

CHICAGO (AP) — Scottie Pippen says the Chicago Bulls still are the team to beat even without the injured Derrick Rose. In an open letter...

Carla Bruni's Hair & Face Are Looking A Bit Different Lately (PHOTOS)

  |   May 2, 2012

We've become as comfortable with Carla Bruni in the first lady role as we have with our own FLOTUS, Michelle Obama. But France's first lady...
David Lohr

Sarah Kinslow Missing: 11 Years, No Answers

HuffingtonPost.com   |  David Lohr   |   May 1, 2012

The eleventh anniversary of the disappearance of 14-year-old Sarah Elizabeth Kinslow is a painful reminder for her mother. "It is very difficult not knowing where...

'The Voice': Blake Shelton And Miranda Lambert Respond To Eric Church's Slam

  |   May 1, 2012

"The Voice" doesn't have a fan in country star Eric Church. In an interview with Rolling Stone, Church took issue with reality singing competitions and...

Son Shoots Dad While Turkey Hunting In Windham

Son shoots dad while turkey hunting in Windham   |   May 1, 2012

A Standish man who was shot in the left eye by his son while they were hunting wild turkeys Monday said he is more concerned...
Naughty But Nice Rob

Olivia Newton-John Casts Taylor Swift In Hypothetical 'Grease' Remake

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Naughty But Nice Rob   |   May 1, 2012

Although "Grease" star Olivia Newton-John has had a career that spans decades, she knows that she'll always be seen as Sandy. “It is so loved...

Cleveland Bomb Plot Suspects Allegedly Discussed Disrupting NATO In Chicago (VIDEO)

  |   May 1, 2012

Two of the five suspects accused in an alleged plot to blow up a bridge near Cleveland as part of a May Day protest reportedly...

Student leaders heckled at news conference in Quebec by more hardline protesters

CP   |  Peter Rakobowchuk, The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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MONTREAL - Divisions in Quebec's protest movement erupted into public view Tuesday, with masked demonstrators disrupting a news conference held by the province's more moderate...
Jason Linkins

Mann, Ornstein Urge Media To Get Smarter On Partisan Polarity, Chris Cillizza Says 'No Thanks!'

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Jason Linkins   |   May 1, 2012

As you may already know, over the weekend, Thomas E. Mann of the Brookings Institution and Norman J. Ornstein of the American Enterprise Institute co-authored...

Cinq hommes arrêtés aux Etats-Unis pour avoir voulu faire sauter un pont

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Cinq hommes accusés d'avoir voulu faire sauter un pont près de Cleveland (Ohio, nord) ont été arrêtés et doivent être présentés à un juge mardi,...

Jessica Simpson donne naissance à son premier enfant, une fille

CP   |  The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

NEW YORK, États-Unis - La chanteuse Jessica Simpson a donné naissance à une fille, nommée Maxwell Drew Johnson, mardi.Sa relationniste, Lauren Auslander, a précisé que...

Después de 50 años, cubanos esperan viajar libremente

AP   |  Por PAUL HAVEN   |   May 1, 2012

LA HABANA (AP) — Después de controlar los movimientos de sus ciudadanos durante cinco décadas, Cuba parecía a punto de tomar la decisión de poner...

Conrad Black Can Return To Canada

The Huffington Post Canada   |   May 1, 2012

Former media baron Conrad Black will be allowed to live in Canada after being approved for a one-year temporary resident permit, the Globe and Mail...

CustomMade Curator: A Chair That's Covered In Flowers

Stylelist Home   |  Kathryn Kattalia   |   May 1, 2012

We can't help but think of spring when it comes to this one-of-a-kind piece. With its smooth curves and hand-carved blossoms, the "forsythia" chair by...

How To Sharpen Your Kitchen Knives

  |   May 2, 2012

Any cook knows that a sharp knife is the workhorse of the kitchen -- without one you can't really do anything. If you've ever watched...

Ontario: rien ne presse pour une élection complémentaire, dit McGuinty

CP   |  La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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TORONTO - Le premier ministre ontarien Dalton McGuinty a laissé entendre qu'il n'est pas du tout pressé d'organiser une élection complémentaire dans la circonscription de...

Donald Trump, Barry Diller Come To Rupert Murdoch's Defense After Phone Hacking Report

  |   May 1, 2012

Rupert Murdoch's peers, including Donald Trump and Barry Diller, came to his defense on Tuesday. Following the release of a parliamentary report that judged Murdoch...

Les Dodgers de Los Angeles sont officiellement vendus pour deux milliards $

CP   |  The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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LOS ANGELES, États-Unis - La vente des Dodgers de Los Angeles au coût de deux milliards $ a été finalisée. Un groupe d'investisseurs, qui comprend...

Wedding Ceremony: How Do I Choose An Officiant For My Gay Wedding?

  |   May 1, 2012

Wondering how to choose the best officiant for your gay or lesbian wedding ceremony? Here's what you need to know, from same-sex wedding expert and...

Preds' Radulov, Kostitsyn suspended for breaking team rule

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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Daniel Alfredsson has done battle on the ice with the Ottawa Senators for the past 16 seasons. Most recently he helped lead the team’s...

Jeff Probst, Ricki Lake Lighting Up Daytime On Global TV

The Huffington Post TV Canada   |  Denette Wilford   |   May 1, 2012

What is this, 2012 or 2000? As soap operas become a dying breed (though the renewals of "General Hospital" and "Days of our Lives" provide...

Selena Gomez Fragrance Ad: Singer Sizzles In Soaking Wet Dress (PHOTO)

  |   May 1, 2012

Selena Gomez looks sexier than ever in a new ad for her self-titled debut fragrance. It seems like the 19-year-old is all about leaving her...

Virginia Man Gets Postcard From Mother 55 Years After It's Sent From Chicago

  |   May 2, 2012

WASHINGTON -- Scott McMurry's mother sent him a postcard from Chicago in 1957 (or 1958 -- accounts vary). It arrived at his Northern Virginia home...

Grand Prix de Francfort: le classement

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Classement de la 51e édition du Grand Prix de Francfort cycliste, disputée mardi:1. Moreno Moser (ITA/Liquigas) les 200 km en 4 h 54:16.2. Dominik Nerz...

L'actrice américaine Jessica Simpson donne naissance à une petite fille

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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L'actrice et chanteuse américaine Jessica Simpson a annoncé sur son site internet avoir donné naissance mardi à une petite fille nommée Maxwell Drew Johnson, à...

Police Misconduct Costs The City Millions, But Officers Involved Barely Disciplined

Chicago Reporter   |  By: Angela Caputo   |   May 1, 2012

Glenn Evans watched from the side of his West Pullman home as a tall man with a wide frame limped up the walk. "Get off...

Fig Newtons Now Just... Newtons

New York Times   |   May 1, 2012

Nabisco, the subsidiary of Kraft Foods, has rarely taken a cookie-cutter approach when it comes to marketing the fig roll introduced in 1891 as the...

Rapper Krispy Kreme's 'The Baddest' Isn't (Just) Funny (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post   |  Andres Jauregui   |   May 1, 2012

A video of a young rapper who calls himself Krispy Kreme has gone viral, presumably for its comedic value. But at least one aspect of...

Lizz Winstead's ShamWow Book Promo With Brian Unger (VIDEO)

  |   May 1, 2012

Remember that great ShamWow infomercial? The guy in the headset, the bare studio, the font, the devil-may-care attitude? It left you feeling like there was...

Animal Skins: Real Or Fake, Is Donning Exotic Animal Pelts The Latest Fashion Trend? (PHOTOS)

CP   |  Samantha Critchell, The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Fashion moves in waves, and in today's easier, unfussy stage, glitz and gold might seem over the top. But boring isn't...

Roy Choi, Kogi Chef, Is Thinking About Leaving Cooking

The Huffington Post   |  Anna Almendrala   |   May 1, 2012

Could this be the end of Kogi? In a blog post that was part moody diatribe, part melancholy meditation, famed Korean-American chef Roy Choi confessed...

Le gouvernement Harper appuie un «projet de loi privé» contre les gangs de rue

CP   |  La Presse Canadienne   |   May 2, 2012

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OTTAWA - Le gouvernement Harper a décidé d'appuyer le projet de loi d'initiative parlementaire mis de l'avant par un député conservateur pour lutter contre le...

'What Would You Do?': Transgender Waitress In New Jersey Diner Defended By Customers (VIDEO)

  |   May 1, 2012

The ABC program "What Would You Do?" has never shied away from tackling controversial topics, and this week's forthcoming episode is no exception. In an...

Virgin Atlantic Cools Drinks With Richard Branson-Shaped Ice Cubes

  |   May 2, 2012

It was about time in-flight food and beverage service got shaken up. Guests of Virgin Atlantic's Upper Class section will soon be able to ice...

Malakai McKenzie Shooting: Man Arrested

Press Association   |   May 1, 2012

A 20-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the death of a teenager who was gunned down outside a pub. Malakai McKenzie, 19, was...

Serena Williams On How To Get Bikini Ready, Her Biggest Style Dilemma And Best Workout Hair (PHOTOS)

Stylelist   |  Dana Oliver   |   May 2, 2012

I'll admit that I haven't done a great job at sticking to my New Year's fitness resolution -- even though I had high hopes of...

Serena Williams On How To Get Bikini Ready, Her Biggest Style Dilemma And Best Workout Hair (PHOTOS)

Stylelist   |  Dana Oliver   |   May 2, 2012

I'll admit that I haven't done a great job at sticking to my New Year's fitness resolution -- even though I had high hopes of...

Stanley Kubrick's 'Life And Love On The New York City Subway' (PHOTOS)

  |   May 1, 2012

Following in the footsteps of Walker Evans, a young Stanley Kubrick, during his tenure as a staff photographer for Look magazine in the 1940s, captured...

Cuba Travel Embargo: After 50 Years Of Restrictions, Cubans Hope To Travel Freely

AP   |  PAUL HAVEN   |   May 1, 2012

HAVANA — After controlling the comings and goings of its people for five decades, communist Cuba appears on the verge of a momentous decision to...

Joy Behar To Elisabeth Hasselbeck: 'How Dare You Wear That Skirt!' (VIDEO)

  |   May 1, 2012

Joy Behar called Elisabeth Hasselbeck out for her skirt on Tuesday's "The View." Elisabeth made a bold sartorial choice in the form of a red...

Desarrollan llantas inteligentes que se adapten al clima

  |   May 1, 2012

Hace unos días se dio la noticia sobre unas llantas inteligentes que se adaptarán a todo tipo de clima sin afectar su funcionamientos, esto gracias...

Marriage Affair: How Do Couples Survive Infidelity?

  |   May 1, 2012

Is it possible to repair a relationship after infidelity? While it may be a tough road to recovery, many couples do rebuild their marriages after...
Mike Sacks

Supreme Court Favorability Hits New Low In New Pew Research

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Mike Sacks   |   May 1, 2012

WASHINGTON -- Fifty-two percent of Americans hold a favorable view of the Supreme Court, a quarter-century low according to Pew Research Center, which released the...

May Day draws rallies, protests across Canada

CBC   |   May 2, 2012

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Rallies and marches to mark International Workers Day, also known as May Day, have caused little disruption across the country. Community and activist groups...

It Happened To Me: I Met The Love Of My Life When I Was Married To Someone Else

www.xojane.com   |   May 1, 2012

The year was 2002. A Nickleback single was topping the charts that summer, so you already know it was a terrible time....

10 Incredible Art Inspired Tattoos (PHOTOS)

  |   May 1, 2012

Who wants a tattoo of a few Chinese characters when you can have one of the greatest works of all time emblazoned on your back?...

Les Occidentaux veulent élargir la liste des sanctions contre Pyongyang

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Etats-Unis, Corée du Sud, Japon et Union européenne ont proposé d'ajouter des dizaines de sociétés et d'entités nord-coréennes à la liste de celles faisant déjà...

Somalie: deux attentats font cinq morts, dont deux députés

CP   |  The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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MOGADISCIO, Somalie - Deux attentats à la bombe perpétrés mardi en Somalie ont tué cinq personnes, dont deux députés, ont annoncé des sources officielles.Un attentat-suicide...

Italie - L'AS Rome décroche de la course à l'Europe

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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L'AS Rome n'a obtenu qu'un point au Chievo Vérone (0-0) et risque de voir les autres candidats à l'Europe la distancer irrémédiablement, mardi en match...

Dow Jones Industrial Average Soars To Highest Level Since December 2007

Reuters   |   May 2, 2012

* Herbalife shares tank on Einhorn remarks * ISM manufacturing growth tops expectations * Chesapeake to replace McClendon as chairman * Dow up 0.8 pct,...

Dodgers Sale Is Final: $2 Billion Deal Closed

AP   |  GREG RISLING   |   May 1, 2012

LOS ANGELES — The tumultuous Frank McCourt era is over for the Los Angeles Dodgers. The $2 billion sale of the team to Guggenheim Baseball...

Rube Goldberg Machine Makes Postcards... Slowly (VIDEO)

  |   May 1, 2012

People don't often get around to sending postcards anymore. You write it by hand, you stamp it, you drop it off, you wait for it...

Dog-scaping: How to create a mud-free oasis for you and your dog

CP   |  Wendy Williams, The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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Is your yard going to the dogs?Muddy lawns and ankle-twisting craters are just two of the problems that frustrate pet owners each spring. But with...

Décès de Jean-Guy Moreau: l'hommage de Robert Charlebois et des personnalités québécoises (PHOTOS/TWITTER)

Le Huffington Post Québec   |  Annie Bourque   |   May 1, 2012

Les réactions sont nombreuses suite au décès de l’artiste et imitateur Jean-Guy Moreau, survenu tôt ce matin. Son grand ami Robert Charlebois, rejoint à Paris,...

Championnat d'Italie - 36e journée: les résultats

AFPQC   |  AFP   |   May 2, 2012

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Résultats de la 36e journée du Championnat d'Italie de football.MardiChievo Vérone - AS Rome 0 - 0Naples - Palerme 2 - 0MercrediFiorentina - Novare 2...

The Bay May Bring Bloomingdale's To Canada

CBC   |   May 1, 2012

Iconic Canadian retailer Hudson's Bay Company is in talks with New York-based Bloomingdale's to bring the luxury chain to Canada, a report suggested Tuesday....

Mitt Romney Heckled Over Dog-On-Roof Story

The Huffington Post   |  Arthur Delaney   |   May 1, 2012

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney can't even grab some pizzas without being reminded of how he treated his dog nearly 30 years ago. As Romney...

How To Divorce: How Can I Get Full Custody Of The Kids?

  |   May 1, 2012

Wondering how you can get full custody of your kids? Here's what you need to know, from Judge Michele F. Lowrance, the author of "The...

Zagat, PEI Culinary Alliance release guide to provinces's restaurants, markets

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   May 2, 2012

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Those who visit Prince Edward Island for its lobster, potatoes and other culinary delights can now consult a Zagat guide to the Island's restaurants and...

Trucks, uniformed soldiers in London apartment block that will hold missiles during games

CP   |  The Associated Press   |   May 2, 2012

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LONDON - Trucks carrying uniformed soldiers on Tuesday fanned out around a London apartment block where the Ministry of Defence plans to place surface-to-air missiles...

Earl Rose Dead: Medical Examiner At John F. Kennedy Assassination Dies At 85

AP   |  By MELANIE S. WELTE   |   May 1, 2012

DES MOINES, Iowa -- In the turbulent hours following President John F. Kennedy's assassination, many were uncertain about what to do, but medical examiner Earl...