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  • Canada hit-and-run attack: Violent crime leaves soldier dead
    Canada hit-and-run attack: 1 soldier killed, 1 injured by radical Muslim convert
    A hit-and-run attack in Canada has left 1 military soldier killed and another soldier injured. The suspect has been identified as Martin Rouleau, a 25-year-old radical Muslim convert who is said to have connections with terrorist beliefs. News Max...
  • Butter Tarts
    Classic butter tart recipe: A Canadian treat you will love
    Wildly popular in Canada, this traditional dessert, called a butter tart, is slowing but surely making its presence known down here in the good ‘ole US of A. Picture a mini pecan pie without the pecans. Now imagine adding raisins and or...
  • Quebec's scenic train captures full fall flavors and colors
    Quebec's scenic train rolls through best of fall along the St. Lawrence River
    Like crunching through a juicy McIntosh apple, Quebec’s scenic train of Le Massif de Charlevoix slices through fall’s fullest flavors and colors.The excursion train runs a 140-kilometer/87-mile course between Quebec City and La Malbaie...
  • Photo: Jo-Anne McArthur / We Animals / Toronto Pig Save
    Montreal SPCA asks public to take a stand against cruelty in animal transport
    Montreal, October 14, 2014 – On Saturday, CTV’s news program W5 aired “These Little Pigs”, a report which revealed shocking images from a hidden-camera investigation inside Canada’s animal transport industry. The...
  • To beaver or not to beaver
    To beaver or not to beaver
    While a great deal of attention has been given to controversial plans for controlling the exploding population of deer on Long Island (including hiring governmental sharp-shooters to kill them and hiring a Connecticut firm to catch and sterilize...
  • Op-Ed: Canada should mind its own business in Iraq
    Op-Ed: Canada should mind its own business in Iraq
    Canada is flexing its military might against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) by sending a coalition of contributing CF-18s and air support for the next six months. Why get involved in a situation that doesn’t threaten the...
  • Canadian government follows U.S. on denying the seriousness of radical Islam
    Canadian government follows U.S. on denying the seriousness of radical Islam
    In a report released on Tuesday, David B. Harris of the Investigative Project on Terrorism (ITP) stated that while the Obama Administration has refused to identify the leading terrorist enemy by name and the combatant doctrine, the Canadian...
  • Canadian railroad story
    Canadian railroad story
    It was noon on a Sunday, July 4th, 1886, when the Canadian Pacific’s first-ever, scheduled, transcontinental passenger train reached the Pacific coast. The train, called the Pacific Express, had left Montreal five and a half days earlier.Now...
  • Canada airstrikes ISIS: Prime Minister asks Parliament to approve ISIS airstrike
    Canada airstrikes ISIS: Prime Minister asks Parliament to approve ISIS airstrike
    Canada is looking to join the airstrike foray against ISIS, as Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has taken his request to Parliament. The motion presented in the House of Commons this week is a petition for a six-month air assault, joining...
  • A voyage to Iceland with the Vikings
    A voyage to Iceland with the Vikings
    SOUTHERN NORWAY, Viken Bay -- It’s 879 A.D., and Hallgerdyur is getting her 19-year-old son Skarphedinn ready for his first (and quite possibly his last) voyage to the New Lands. She packs his clothes and a few toiletries in a little box,...
  • Phoebe Dykstra teams up with the Humane Society for World Animal Day
    Phoebe Dykstra teams with the Humane Society for World Animal Day
    October 4 is World Animal Day. In honor of the week of World Animal Day former MTV Canada host Phoebe Dykstra is the latest celebrity to team up with the Humane Society against cruel animal testing. Phoebe Dykstra is urging Canada to ban animal...
  • Jessie Foster
    Illinois 'Jane Doe' is not Jessie Foster
    For at least another day, Jessie Foster could still be alive. Her family and friends believed that it could be possible remains of an Illinois "Jane Doe" belonged to her, but the DNA didn't match, according to Master Sgt. Ryan...
  • Canada's first Aboriginal arts and culture hotel now open in downtown Vancouver
    Canada's first Aboriginal arts and culture hotel now open in downtown Vancouver
    Canada's first Aboriginal arts and culture hotel, complete with sweat lodge and artists' workshop, has opened in Vancouver's historic downtown.Skwachàys Lodgecombines a boutique hotel with an authentic Aboriginal cultural experience,...
  • Has Jessie been found?
    Has Jessie Foster been found?
    Earlier this week, the Illinois State Police released images of a 3D recreation, showing the face of a woman currently only identified as "Jane Doe." She was between 20 and 30 years old, caucasian, 5'4" tall, weighed about 140...
  • Vignoble Riviere du Chene
    Oh Canada! The Lower Laurentians-Basses-Laurentides: Regional Delights
    The Three Laurentians: Lower, Heartland, UpperPart 1: The Lower Laurentians (Basses-Laurentides)By Stephanie LevinWarning! This is not a quiz. But if you’re not Canadian, or your geographical antenna isn’t pointed toward Quebec, the...