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  • BreakingItalian Airport Waives Restrictions On Traveling With Delicious Pesto
    One airport in Italy is giving travelers the green light to carry pesto on board.The Genoa airport’s “Il pesto è buono” — pesto is good — initiative waives the 100 milliliter restriction on liquids for visitors hoping to bring home a jar o…
    - 6 hours ago, 22 Jun 17, 4:41pm -
  • BreakingAccidental Alert Warns California Of An Earthquake That Happened In 1925
    An algorithmic error told Californians they’d be in for a major earthquake on Wednesday, but the earthquake had already happened ― in 1925.The automatically generated report from the U.S. Geological Survey indicated that a magnitude 6.8 quak…
    - 8 hours ago, 22 Jun 17, 2:14pm -
  • BreakingCover Your Eyes, Kids! I Think I See Two Nudes Ascending El Capitan!
    A week before we visited Yosemite National Park, Alex Honnold became the first person to free-climb the near-vertical 3,000-foot face of El Capitan. And just a day before we arrived, two other climbers -- Leah Pappajohn and Jonathan Fleury -- scaled…
    - 9 hours ago, 22 Jun 17, 1:05pm -
  • The Top 5 Mistakes People Make When Moving To Costa Rica
    “I’m thinking about moving to Costa Rica,” are words I see every day in emails, Facebook messages, and from people who have read my articles about life as an expat in that country. More and more, people in the U.S. and Canada are thinking about…
    - 22 hours ago, 22 Jun 17, 12:22am -
  • Traveling With Kids: A Lesson In Parenting
    Who takes their two young children on vacations to places like Miami and New York? Me! I do! This girl right here. As usual, my friends think I’m crazy. In fact, you’re probably thinking the same thing. The fast pace, crowded spaces, an…
    - 24 hours ago, 21 Jun 17, 10:27pm -
  • Flint Airport Stabbing May Be Act Of Terrorism, FBI Says
    The stabbing at Bishop International Airport in Flint, Michigan, that left a police officer wounded on Wednesday was labeled an act of terrorism by the FBI.The suspect has been identified as Amor Ftouhi, a 50-year-old from Quebec, Canada, according…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Jun 17, 5:42pm -
  • Canadian Hotel Wants To Get Its Hands On Whoever Stole Human Toe
    A hotel in Canada’s Yukon Territory wants to conduct a manhunt for a person who stole a human toe.Not just any toe, mind you. This is a toe that the Downtown Hotel in Dawson City uses in its signature drink, the Sourtoe Cocktail.People come from…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Jun 17, 11:36pm -
  • The Most Luxurious (but Sneakily Affordable) Vacation Spots Across The Globe
    You want all the “Roman Holiday” Audrey Hepburn vacation vibes (oversize sunnies, silk scarf, vintage convertible), but let’s be real: You’re going to have to pick and choose between lavish splurges in a city like Rome. Good news: A trip abro…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Jun 17, 8:30pm -
  • The 8 Most Beautiful Sunsets In America
    When it comes to magic hour, it’s hard to find a sunset that won’t make you feel at least a little warm and fuzzy inside (especially if a beach cocktail is involved). But these eight spots across the country are exceptionally awe-inspir…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Jun 17, 8:09pm -
  • 5 Things You Must Do Before You File Your Travel Insurance Claim
    Peter Kuhmerker was set for the vacation of a lifetime -- a nine-day Ireland tour from Dublin to Killarney booked through Great Value Vacations. As a precaution, he even purchased a "cancel for any reason" travel insurance policy through the company.…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Jun 17, 5:47pm -

Technology

  • People Are Apparently Spending $400 On A Machine That Brews Tea
    Welcome to 2017, the year in which your kitchen counter could very well host a fancy Keurig for making coffee, a pricey Juicero for making juice you don’t need the Juicero to make, and a new $400 device for making tea. The app-enabled Tefori…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Jun 17, 9:43pm -
  • What's Next For Uber?
    Uber CEO Travis Kalanick metaphorically exited a moving vehicle Tuesday night and resigned from his position atop the company.What challenges should Uber’s next CEO expect to tackle first? We asked some experts, and one thing is clear: Whoever…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Jun 17, 7:36pm -
  • Former DHS Secretary: Russian Intrusion In The 2016 Election Is 'A Fact, Plain And Simple'
    WASHINGTON ― The Obama administration’s top homeland security official warned on Wednesday that Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election was far more advanced than previously reported.Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Joh…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Jun 17, 6:18pm -
  • Netflix's New Feature Is One Big 'Choose Your Own Adventure' Game
    With Netflix’s cool new feature, kids are in control.The streaming service launched “Puss in Book: Trapped in an Epic Tale” on Tuesday to introduce its new “interactive storytelling” feature. Throughout the program, which stars the feline c…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Jun 17, 3:58pm -
  • Here Are Some Of The People Who Could Replace Travis Kalanick As Uber CEO
    Embattled Uber founder Travis Kalanick resigned as CEO on Tuesday after five investors reportedly requested he step down. The task of finding a replacement to lead the ride-hailing giant begins now. “I love Uber more than anything in the world an…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Jun 17, 3:26pm -
  • McDonald's Customers Lose Patience With Long Wait Times For Quarter Pounder
    Tracy Moore grew impatient as she waited for a Quarter Pounder recently in the parking lot of a McDonald’s restaurant in central Dallas.The burger, made with fresh beef and billed as hotter and juicer than the original made from a frozen patty, is…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Jun 17, 2:34pm -
  • Uber Pulls A U-Turn, Decides Tipping Is OK After All
    Uber reversed itself Tuesday and said it will allow tipping of drivers.Drivers in Seattle, Minneapolis and Houston can receive gratuities from passengers through the Uber smartphone app beginning Tuesday, and tipping will be allowed elsewhere in the…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Jun 17, 7:24pm -
  • This Groundbreaking Online School Is About To Revolutionize Sex Ed
    Sex Heroes is an ongoing HuffPost Q&A series by Voices Editorial Director Noah Michelson that explores the lives and experiences of individuals who are challenging, and thereby changing, mainstream culture’s understanding of sex and sexuality. T…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Jun 17, 6:38pm -
  • This Stunning Video Aims To Raise LGBTQ Awareness Through Dance
    Two men get into the Pride Month groove on the Los Angeles streets in this colorful music video that’s also a retro-inspired meet cute. Released by the DanceOn Network, the video stars dancers Derek Tabada and Will Johnston, who sport jewel-toned…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Jun 17, 2:16pm -
  • Former Commish Michael Copps: 'Maybe The Worst FCC I've Ever Seen'
    In just a few short months, the Trump wrecking ball has pounded away at rules and regulations in virtually every government agency. The men and women the president has appointed to the Cabinet and to head those agencies are so far in sycophantic lock…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Jun 17, 11:26am -

Canada Business

  • Canadians' Debt Headed For ‘Levels Beyond Historical Experience': PBO

    Canadians' Debt Headed For ‘Levels Beyond Historical Experience': PBO

    The warnings about Canadians taking on too much debt have been growing louder and more frequent lately, and the federal Parliamentary Budget Office (PBO) is adding its voice to the chorus.If interest rates rise as projected in the next several years…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Jun 17, 6:10pm -
  • Dorchester Jail In New Brunswick Is Now An Airbnb

    Dorchester Jail In New Brunswick Is Now An Airbnb

    If you find yourself in a small New Brunswick village and are looking for a cheap place to lay your head, there’s always the old Dorchester jail. For just $34 a night, you can live like an inmate in a former jail cell. Except instead of a war…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Jun 17, 5:06pm -
  • Air Canada CEO Defends Overbooking Flights

    Air Canada CEO Defends Overbooking Flights

    The president and CEO of Air Canada has come out in defense of airlines’ practice of overbooking flights, saying it helps to keep airfares lower.“Data shows there’s a certain number of no-shows that come up, so this practice has…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Jun 17, 4:04pm -
  • Looking For A Job? The World Will Need 255,000 New Pilots

    Looking For A Job? The World Will Need 255,000 New Pilots

    MONTREAL — A report by Montreal-based flight training provider CAE says airlines around the world will need 255,000 new commercial pilots over the next decade, a third of whom will be required in North America.CAE's report says there are abou…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Jun 17, 12:29pm -
  • National Post To End Monday Print Edition As Of July

    National Post To End Monday Print Edition As Of July

    TORONTO — The National Post newspaper is eliminating its Monday print edition as of July.The newspaper hasn't published on Mondays during the summer months for eight years.This year, it won't resume the print edition on Mondays when the summ…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Jun 17, 12:08pm -
  • Montreal's Renters Are Sharing Information To Prevent Price-Gouging

    Montreal's Renters Are Sharing Information To Prevent Price-Gouging

    Montreal's renters are sharing information about how much they pay, and landlords are not happy.A non-profit group has launched the site MyRent.quebec, where users can share and compare monthly rental rates and other details about their apartments s…
    - 3 days ago, 19 Jun 17, 4:51pm -
  • Meat Prices To Jump Big-Time In Canada In 2017, According To Researchers

    Meat Prices To Jump Big-Time In Canada In 2017, According To Researchers

    TORONTO — The researchers behind Canada's annual food price report say that while they expect food inflation to be slightly lower this year than previously estimated, shoppers should expect big jumps in the price of meat.The mid-year forecast…
    - 3 days ago, 19 Jun 17, 3:51pm -
  • Housing Newsletter: Finding A Rental Can Be Tough, Discrimination Can Make It Degrading

    Housing Newsletter: Finding A Rental Can Be Tough, Discrimination Can Make It Degrading

    Welcome to the HuffPost Housing Newsletter. This week's newsletter is written by Ron Nurwisah, who dreams of living on a boat but only if T-Pain gets to come along.Once in a while we need a reminder that housing stories aren't just about statistics…
    - 4 days ago, 18 Jun 17, 8:29pm -
  • Amazon-Whole Foods Deal Could Shake Up Canadian Supermarkets

    Amazon-Whole Foods Deal Could Shake Up Canadian Supermarkets

    TORONTO — Amazon's purchase of Whole Foods gives the e-commerce giant a foothold in Canada's grocery industry and could pressure supermarket chains to step up their game in an already competitive environment, experts say.The retail behemoth a…
    - 4 days ago, 18 Jun 17, 5:03pm -
  • Robert Campeau, Who Built And Lost A Real Estate Empire, Dead At 93

    Robert Campeau, Who Built And Lost A Real Estate Empire, Dead At 93

    OTTAWA — Robert Campeau, the former real estate mogul who once controlled the Bloomingdale's and Macy's department store chains in the United States, has died at 93.An online obituary says he died in Ottawa on Monday. It did not specify a cau…
    - 4 days ago, 18 Jun 17, 5:02pm -

Canada Sports

  • Sidney Crosby, Nathan MacKinnon donate to Cole Harbour hockey
    Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby and Colorado Avalanche centre Nathan MacKinnon continue to give back to their hometown of Cole Harbour, N.S.The NHL stars have provided young fans with a thrill through their active particip…
    - 6 Aug 15, 6:58pm -
  • Patrick Kane target of rape investigation: report
    Chicago Blackhawks star Patrick Kane is the target of a rape investigation by police in Hamburg, N.Y., where he has a home, the Buffalo News reported Thursday.Citing two law-enforcement sources, the newspaper reported that a local woman has accused K…
    - 6 Aug 15, 4:43pm -
  • Santo Condorelli set for 100m final at swimming world championships
    Santo Condorelli will race for a medal at the swimming world championships on Thursday, while two other Canadians will compete in semifinals.Condorelli earned a spot in the men's 100-metre freestyle final by advancing through Wednesday's heats and se…
    - 6 Aug 15, 1:46pm -
  • Parapan Am Games coverage begins Aug. 7 on CBC
    The Parapan Am Games will take place in Toronto from Aug. 7-15 and CBC will have daily coverage of the events.Coverage beings with the opening ceremony on Friday at 8 p.m. ET on CBC-TV, cbc.ca/parapanam and on the CBC Sports App.In total, CB…
    - 5 Aug 15, 11:04pm -
  • Sidney Crosby Hockey School in Cole Harbour deemed success by NHL star
    There's still a couple of days left in NHL star Sidney Crosby's inaugural week-long hockey school, but the Pittsburgh Penguins captain is already calling the event a success because volunteers and students are "really having a blast."The Sid…
    - 5 Aug 15, 10:12pm -
  • Field of Play: A flag-bearer with staying power
    The Parapan American Games about to unfold in Toronto and Southern Ontario will be the largest in history. Conservatively speaking, they will involve 1600 athletes from 28 countries competing in 15 disciplines.The spectacle is bound to be an eye-open…
    - 5 Aug 15, 9:07pm -
  • Blue Bomber QB Drew Willy named CFL player of the week
    Blue Bombers quarterback Drew Willy has been named the No. 1 CFL player of the week.The 28-year-old QB used his arm - and legs to lead the Bombers to a 23-13 win Thursday night against the BC Lions.Willy, who was injured the week prior an…
    - 5 Aug 15, 2:02pm -
  • Ryan Cochrane misses 800m final at swimming world championships
    Canada's Ryan Cochrane failed to qualify for the final of the men's 800-metre freestyle event Tuesday at the swimming world championships in Kazan, Russia, a disappointing follow-up to his surprise medal in the 400m event two days earlier.The Vict…
    - 4 Aug 15, 12:40pm -
  • Raptors' new uniforms revealed by Drake at OVO Fest
    Drake unveiled one of the Toronto Raptors' new uniform designs on stage at his OVO Fest in Toronto on Monday night.The team enlisted the help of its global ambassador and tweeted a picture of him showing off one of the jerseys towards the end o…
    - 4 Aug 15, 4:06am -
  • Blue Jays, Royals series ends on sour note
    The Toronto Blue Jays and Kansas City Royals don't seem to like each other very much.Or maybe the Royals just woke up on Sunday and decided they don't like the Jays.The reason is anyone's guess, but it made for an especially hostile game between t…
    - 2 Aug 15, 10:36pm -

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