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  • BreakingOneika The Traveller Shares 5 Tips For Jumpstarting Your Travel Agenda
    Blogger and travel connoisseur Oneika Raymond, who popularly goes by Oneika The Traveller, stopped by The Huffington Post Black Voices’ bi-weekly talk show the “BV Breakdown” ― a Facebook Live show that discusses hot topics, current event…
    - 4 hours ago, 21 Feb 17, 7:16pm -
  • BreakingLindsay Lohan Claims She Was Profiled While Wearing A Headscarf
    Lindsay Lohan alleges she was profiled at London’s Heathrow Airport on Monday while wearing a headscarf. The actress, who has been reading and studying the Quran, claimed she was stopped by an airport employee during an interview with “Good Morn…
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Feb 17, 2:33pm -
  • Trump Administration Proposes Social Media Checks On Chinese Visitors
    A new proposal from the Trump administration would increase screenings on visitors from China. The notice from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection details a proposition to ask Chinese visitors on business or tourism visas for their social media…
    - 1 day ago, 20 Feb 17, 9:56pm -
  • Man Dies After Breaching TSA Checkpoint At Honolulu Airport
    Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNLAn unarmed man died after running past a TSA security checkpoint at the commuter terminal of the Honolulu International Airport early Saturday morning. The man, who was in his 40s and did not have a ticket, pushed a s…
    - 3 days ago, 19 Feb 17, 7:26am -
  • 20 Incredible Facts About The Philippines
    1. The entire landmass of the Philippines is made up islands, making it the second-largest archipelago in the world. In fact, the Philippines has approximately 7,500 islands with only 2,000 of them inhabited and nearly 5,000 still unnamed on global m…
    - 4 days ago, 18 Feb 17, 9:45am -
  • Delta Air Lines Is Bringing Back Free Meals
    Peace out, peanuts.Delta is bringing back free economy-class meals on some of its longest domestic flights. Starting next month, economy travelers on designated cross-country routes will be able to nibble wraps, cookies and cheese plates at no ext…
    - 4 days ago, 17 Feb 17, 8:02pm -
  • All-Inclusive Resorts For Your Next Vacay — No Passport Required
    The way we see it, there are two kinds of vacations: the kind where you’re running around sightseeing and scouring the internet for tips on where to go and what to eat, and the kind where you don’t have to make any plans because everything is tak…
    - 4 days ago, 17 Feb 17, 4:11pm -
  • Hawaii May Be America's Wildest Island
    There’s no doubt Hawaii is a wildly gorgeous paradise, but every once in a while, a video of the islands gives us a whole new appreciation for the Aloha State.And “Hawaii ― The Pace Of Formation,” the video above, does just that.Filmed by a…
    - 4 days ago, 17 Feb 17, 1:04pm -
  • The 8 Most Memorable Island Cocktails To Try On Your Next Caribbean Adventure
    While the white sand beaches and turquoise seas of the Caribbean islands always pair well with piña coladas and strawberry daiquiris, locals will tell you that there’s plenty more to happy hour here. Featuring recipes that utilize fresh local ing…
    - 5 days ago, 16 Feb 17, 11:01pm -
  • 5 Reasons Why Oman Should Be On Your Radar

    5 Reasons Why Oman Should Be On Your Radar

    With its dreamy natural landscapes, hospitable people and tasty food -- Oman is one of the most fascinating countries to visit in the Middle East.I had the opportunity to visit Oman at the tail end of my trip around the G.C.C. (Gulf Cooperation Cou…
    - 5 days ago, 16 Feb 17, 10:57pm -

Technology

  • BreakingWhy Zuckerberg’s Globalization Manifesto Sends A Mixed Message
    At the beginning of the year, Mark Zuckerberg set himself an ambitious challenge: visit and meet with people in all 50 states by the end of the year. It didn’t take long for speculation to begin. Some suggested the Facebook CEO was positioning hims…
    - 6 hours ago, 21 Feb 17, 5:48pm -
  • BreakingLord Martin Rees: We Are Living Through A Political And Scientific Transformation
    Lord Martin Rees is an astrophysicist and the former master of Trinity College, Cambridge. He sat down with The WorldPost for a wide-ranging interview, which has been edited for clarity and brevity.Alexander Görlach: Out of all great transformations…
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Feb 17, 3:24pm -
  • BreakingVerizon Agrees To Buy Yahoo's Core Internet Business At $350 Million Discount
    (Reuters) - Verizon Communications Inc <VZ.N>, the No. 1 U.S. wireless carrier, said on Tuesday it agreed to buy the core internet business of Yahoo Inc <YHOO.O> for $4.48 billion, about $350 million less than the original price.The deal will combine…
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Feb 17, 2:11pm -
  • Uber Taps Eric Holder To Lead Investigation Into Sexual Harassment Claims
    Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder will lead Uber’s investigation into sexual harassment claims made by an ex-employee, the company told its workforce on Monday. In an email obtained by Reuters, The Guardian and other news organizations, Ube…
    - 17 hours ago, 21 Feb 17, 6:24am -
  • Michael Moore Wants To Help You Find Your Next Anti-Trump Protest
    For HuffPost’s #LoveTakesAction series, we’re telling stories of how people are standing up to hate and supporting those most threatened. What will you stand up for? Tell us with #LoveTakesAction.There’s now a site for people who are looking f…
    - 1 day ago, 20 Feb 17, 11:21pm -
  • Texans Shouldn't Use Chilean Flag Emoji To Talk About Their State, Lawmaker Says
    An emoji representing the nation of Chile is getting a chilly reception from at least one Texas lawmaker.Last week, state Rep. Tom Oliverson (R) filed a resolution asking people to think more carefully about their use of the Chilean flag emoji, acc…
    - 1 day ago, 20 Feb 17, 7:20pm -
  • #DeleteUber Is Back, Thanks To Former Employee's Description Of Sexual Harassment
    Uber probably wishes it could just be done with #DeleteUber already ― but the ride-hailing company can’t seem to put the protest in the rearview mirror.The movement is seeing a revival thanks to a blog published by former Uber engineer Susan Fow…
    - 1 day ago, 20 Feb 17, 6:02pm -
  • Bill Gates Warns That A Devastating Pandemic Is Right Around The Corner
    A pandemic is one of the world’s top three threats, and if not prepared for, could wipe out 30 million people in less than a year, philanthropist Bill Gates says.Microsoft’s co-founder said at the Munich Security Conference in Germany Saturday…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Feb 17, 7:10pm -
  • Outdoor Gear Show Folds Its Tents Over Utah's Attacks On Public Lands
    The state of Utah just let a very big fish off its hook.After months of sparring with Utah politicians over their repeated attacks on public land protections, including the creation of Bears Ears National Monument, the world’s largest outdoor reta…
    - 4 days ago, 18 Feb 17, 1:11am -
  • The Tech Talk
    Kids and tech are the 21st Century’s birds and bees—a topic parents don’t want to talk about, but need to start as soon as possible. While the “how soon is too soon to introduce your child to tech” debate varies from household to household,…
    - 4 days ago, 17 Feb 17, 5:00pm -

Canada Business

  • BreakingCarraig Ridge, Alberta Is Giving Us Serious Real Estate Envy
    A new community in Alberta aims to bring the outdoors in.Carraig Ridge will be a community of 44 households located halfway between Calgary and Banff National Park. Every home will have a panoramic view of the Rocky Mountains, designed “to bring t…
    - 35 mins ago, 21 Feb 17, 10:48pm -
  • BreakingNAFTA Renegotiation May Be 'Rough' For Canada: Mulroney

    NAFTA Renegotiation May Be 'Rough' For Canada: Mulroney

    TORONTO — Former prime minister Brian Mulroney says the federal government may face a "rough negotiation" when it comes to NAFTA, but he believes Canada will nonetheless emerge with strong ties to the U.S. and Mexico.Speaking before the Canadian Co…
    - 3 hours ago, 21 Feb 17, 8:31pm -
  • BreakingCETA To Cost Average Working Canadian $2,460 In Lost Income: Report

    CETA To Cost Average Working Canadian $2,460 In Lost Income: Report

    As Canada and the European Union reach the home stretch to an historic free trade deal, a new research report says the agreement was made on the basis of flawed, unrealistically optimistic economic models.The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreeme…
    - 5 hours ago, 21 Feb 17, 6:48pm -
  • BreakingEx-Uber Employee Describes Sexual Harassment While Working At Company

    Ex-Uber Employee Describes Sexual Harassment While Working At Company

    Head's up, ladies: if you've been dreaming about working at Uber, you might want to reconsider.A former employee of the ridesharing app has accused the company of threatening to fire her and ignoring a history of complaints after she reported her th…
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Feb 17, 4:02pm -
  • BreakingRBI, Owner Of Tim Hortons, Burger King, To Buy Popeye's Chicken Chain

    RBI, Owner Of Tim Hortons, Burger King, To Buy Popeye's Chicken Chain

    OAKVILLE, Ont. — The parent company of Tim Hortons and Burger King said Tuesday it will pay US$1.8 billion cash to buy the Popeyes chain of chicken restaurants in a friendly deal.Restaurant Brands International is offering US$79 per share of Popey…
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Feb 17, 2:29pm -
  • BreakingPC Plus Security Breach Prompts Loblaws To Reset Passwords

    PC Plus Security Breach Prompts Loblaws To Reset Passwords

    TORONTO — Loblaw Co. has reset passwords for all its PC Plus rewards collectors' online accounts after points were stolen from some members' accounts.The company posted a warning on its website saying it requires all members to create new password…
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Feb 17, 1:53pm -
  • Farmers Rebel As Quebec Cranks Open The Maple Syrup Taps

    Farmers Rebel As Quebec Cranks Open The Maple Syrup Taps

    MONTREAL — Quebec, the world's largest producer of maple syrup, is ramping up output as it fends off rising competition from the U.S. and neighbouring provinces as well as a farmer rebellion from within.The province is adding five million taps ove…
    - 1 day ago, 20 Feb 17, 5:45pm -
  • Montreal Ranks As Canada's Gridlock Capital, L.A. Worst In World

    Montreal Ranks As Canada's Gridlock Capital, L.A. Worst In World

    DETROIT — When it comes to getting stuck in traffic on the way to and from work, Los Angeles leads the world.Drivers in the car-crazy California metropolis spent 104 hours each driving in congestion during peak travel periods last year. That toppe…
    - 1 day ago, 20 Feb 17, 5:28pm -
  • Tumbleweed Express, A Drive-Through Weed Store, Is Coming To Parachute, Colo.

    Tumbleweed Express, A Drive-Through Weed Store, Is Coming To Parachute, Colo.

    PARACHUTE, Colo. — The western Colorado town of Parachute is getting a drive-through marijuana shop, believed to be the first in the state.The Parachute Board of Trustees approved a business license for Tumbleweed Express last week, the Glenwood S…
    - 1 day ago, 20 Feb 17, 5:27pm -
  • 5-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgages: Why Are They So Popular?
    Term length is important to consider when shopping around for the best deal on your mortgage. In the video above, Frank Napolitano of Mortgage Brokers Ottawa explains why most people opt for a five-year mortgage. -- This feed and its contents are the…
    - 1 day ago, 20 Feb 17, 3:50pm -

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 participation at the…
    - 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, CBC and…
    - 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 Sidney Cr…
    - 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 and was qu…
    - 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 Victor…
    - 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 of th…
    - 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 the…
    - 2 Aug 15, 10:36pm -

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