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  • Two treasure hunters believe they have found the holy grail of all shipwrecks, Le Griffon, solving one of the great historical mysteries
    Le Griffon 1679 shipwreck found, Confederate gold remains lost in Lake Michigan
    By accident, two treasure hunters have found the holy grail of all shipwrecks Le Griffon that vanished on its maiden voyage in 1679, and its location not discovered until now. In 2011, Kevin Dykstra and Frederick Monroe looking for the mythical $2...
  • Op-Ed: No, Hillary Clinton, Canada shouldn't aid U.S. foreign policy
    Op-Ed: No, Hillary Clinton, Canada shouldn't aid U.S. foreign policy
    Former United States Secretary of State and possible 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton told an audience at the Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce that Canada and the rest of the globe must defeat the "ideology of hate" and terrorism...
  • Exploring the marvels of Vancouver in 48 hours
    Marvelous Vancouver in 48 hours
    Vancouver is one of the world’s beautiful cities. Its’ location on the water, surrounded by mountains makes for an idyllic destination. Selecting what to see and do in a mere 48 hours with so many choices, can be daunting. Here is a...
  • Tiny fossil found by 9-year old boy is only reptile ever found from Gzhelian Age
    Tiny fossil found by 9-year old boy is only reptile ever found from Gzhelian Age
    A fossil of a lizard-like creature found by (then) 9-year old Michael Arsenault on a 14-years ago at Cape Egmont on Prince Edward Island, Canada is finally getting the recognition it deserves after spending much of the intervening years in a box...
  • Target's Canadian stores to close due to massive losses
    Target's Canadian stores to close due to massive losses
    On Thursday Target Corp. announced that all 133 Canadian stores will be closed, after only establishing a presence in Canada two years ago. As a result, 17,600 employees will gradually lose their jobs as the stores close, estimated to take place...
  • Russian Forces Looking To Control Artic Circle
    Russian Forces Looking To Control Artic Circle
    The Russian Federation is enlarging its forces in and around the Murmansk region. The build up on the Finnish border is in preparation for its final destination and that is the Arctic circle. It has been known for some time that the Arctic circle...
  • Snow Scrum
    Quebec City's epic Winter Carnival coming soon
    The happy group of fifteen came pouring around the bend; men and women, some young some older, dressed in boots, hats, gloves . . . and bathing suits. Walking single file through the snow, they approached a small makeshift mound and were greeted...
  • 'Tusk'
    DVD review: 'Tusk' (2014)
    For a long time, you could really predict the tone and humor of a Kevin Smith movie. After awhile, he took some chances, mostly to the horror of his longtime audience. His real curveball came in the form of 'Red State'. It was at this...
  • Sen. John Hoeven (R-ND) (L), and Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) (R), walk out of a news conference on the legislation to approve the Keystone XL pipeline project
    House vote, court decision puts pressure on Obama to okay Keystone XL Pipeline
    Despite the threat by President Obama to veto a congressional approval of the long-delayed Keystone XL Pipeline, two developments have buoyed the hopes of its supporters. CNN reported on Friday that the House voted in favor of the approval. The...
  • Mountain Top Escape - Sante Spa Victoria
    Mountain Top Escape - Santé Spa Victoria
    Situated amidst the splendour of ancient arbutus groves overlooking southern Vancouver Island, the award-winning Santé Spa Victoria draws from the elements of nature to inspire, nurture and empower your well being.Located minutes from downtown ...
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    Canada beats Slovakia to meet Russia in World Junior Final
    The rematch was set on that where Winnipeg Jets second round draft pick Nic Petan would dominate. The 19 year old British Columbia native scored his first IIHF hat trick while contributing to Canada’s 5-1 rout over Slovakia to advance to the...
  • Spa 2015! Start your new year off right
    Grotto Spa Launches Spa 2015! Start your new year off right
    Vancouver Island's Grotto Spa at the Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort - one of Spas of America's Top 100 Spas of 2014, and the most popular Spa in British Columbia, has launched the contestSpa 2015! and the chance to win one of four amazing...
  •  Seven people were shot, one killed at a New Year's Eve party in Calgary
    New Years Eve massacre one dead six wounded after Calgary party shooting
    While the world was reveling and welcoming in 2015, party-goers in Calgary, Alberta, Canada on New Year's experienced the worse night of the lives, when they should have celebrating. At a New Year's party in the early hours of Thursday,...
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    Canada’s late break in third helps beat Team USA
    Canada used the home advantage to rally ahead of Team USA. Jets prospect Max Domi earned top honors for his pair of goals including the game winner to beat the United States 5-3 in the final game of Group A play at Centre Bell Wednesday night....
  • Canada's prime minister will continue to do nothing in the new year
    Canada's prime minister will continue to do nothing in the new year
    A habitual saying for many people at this time of year is " Out with the old and in with the new."For Canada's prime minister, the words are "We will continue to remain inactive on all fronts."This means there will be no...