Buffer zones are needed to prevent anti-abortion protesters from harassing clients, clinics say. Anti-abortion protests outside Ottawa’s only private clinic providing abortion services are causing stress for staff and patients, and some are calling for Ottawa Police and local politicians to do more.
Justin Trudeau was interviewed by Bloomberg News in Toronto on Thursday. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is learning how to deal with U.S. President Donald Trump, especially when the two countries don’t see eye to eye. “He is a little bit unlike many politicians,” Trudeau said of Trump during a sit-down
A new video shows a private security team on board a cargo ship successfully fending off what appears to be Somali pirates in a tense gun battle at sea. The footage published Thursday on YouTube is taken aboard the cargo vessel. In the video, a small boat can be seen approaching.
University student Daivon Reeder recently took to Twitter to celebrate the fact he was graduating, despite the discouragement of his own family.
The internet is rallying for a Texas woman to get back with her ex after she shared the thoughtful gift he sends their dog every year, despite being separated. Rebecca Hernandez posted a series of photos she took of the gifts sent by her ex, Frankie, to their dog Apollo. My ex and I split up two years
Canadian Music Week, currently happening in Toronto, is being criticized for its lack of diversity because the event's conference panels are made up of primarily white men.
A Florida man is slyly owning up to his poor cropping skills after sending his grandparents a revealing photo on Easter. The culprit, who goes by the handle @dougiegow8 on Twitter, shared the seemingly inconspicuous photo on his account. “So I sent my grandparents our easter pic..” he tweeted, along
Sandra Perron, Canada’s first female infantry officer, is seen here at home with her old uniform. After years of silence, Canada’s first female infantry officer, Sandra Perron, has penned a memoir about the misogyny she experienced in the military and the changes she hopes will be made someday.
There’s a 62-year-old lady in Russia that wants you to know how to edit your own videos — and she’s winning the internet with her snazzy how-to clips. Tatiana Subbotina lives in St. Petersburg, Russia, and has been making and editing her own YouTube videos since 2013. BuzzFeed reports that she taught
A mischievous seal with a bad reputation was filmed trying to snag a shark away from anglers in Victoria, Australia. Patrick Willmore was visiting family in the town of Port Fairy over Easter weekend and he decided to take his two children down to the waterfront to catch a glimpse of a local seal.
A new campaign aimed at keeping drivers sober in Quebec is highlighting the potential risks of driving while under the influence of marijuana. With marijuana legalization around the corner thanks to the federal government, provinces are now left to decide how they will keep impaired drivers off the
A father recently posted an AMA (ask me anything) thread for his three-year-old son on the social media site Reddit. Hundreds of Redditors are finding truth, wisdom and sage insights in the responses of a three-year-old boy, who recently took part in an Ask Me Anything (AMA) crowd-sourced question and
Little seven-year-old Nathan is just such a brainiac. If only that was how elementary school worked. Sadly for Nathan, his mom knew that most teachers don’t spell it “elektronick,” and quickly recognised the note as an expertly crafted fake.
A Portland man recently passed peacefully into the afterlife, comforted by a white lie — that President Donald Trump had been impeached. A longtime Democrat, Oregonian Michael Elliott was and was horrified when real estate mogul Donald Trump was elected president back in November. The 75-year-old and
If you’ve ever thought radio-friendly EDM group The Chainsmokers’ hits Closer and Something Like This sound eerily alike, then this new viral video might just put your suspicions to rest. YouTuber John Fassold says he’s cracked the formula to writing Chainsmokers songs, and in a four-and-a-half minute
Chris Poole, who posts videos under the YouTube account Cat Man Chris, has shared some footage of what happens whenever he starts shaking a can of whipped cream in his kitchen. Like clockwork, a few shakes of the can and his pet cat, Marmalade, immediately bursts into the room and eagerly begins to
Cellphones seized from a robber at Coachella music festival. A thief in possession of more than 100 cellphones at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival neglected to do just that, and was apprehended after victims used the “Find My iPhone” app to track down the unsuspecting robber. New Yorker
Alex Zhu takes a photo of Vancouver’s cherry blossoms in full bloom in 2009. An annual tradition in Vancouver fell on the perfect spring weekend, coinciding with Easter and giving people a chance to get outside and enjoy the spectacular display of cherry blossoms that turns the city into an enormous
A stay-at-home dad’s Post-it note habit helped him get through those early days of parenting—and eventually earned him online fame and a book deal. After realising that daycare is super expensive, Chris Illuminati decided that instead of working to pay for child care, he would stay home with the kids
A stray animal advocacy group in India is inspiring people to adopt through a clever advertising campaign that’s more than meets the eye. One poster has a man and a woman lovingly gazing down at a baby, the white space between them resembling a dog.
When a massive event, like a parade or marathon takes over your city, navigating the streets can prove to be tricky – but not impossible. Video of pedestrians crossing the street during the Boston Marathon shows that with coordination and patience, crossing the road during an event that attracts about
A group of students from Georgia Tech University in Atlanta put their academic skills to the test recently to mash together a chainsaw motor and a children’s tricycle to produce a motorized version of the tiny three-wheeler.
Cape Breton twins Brynn and Avery Walsh have become instant celebrities after comedian Ellen DeGeneres tweeted out this photo of them. Two Cape Breton, N.S., babies have scored the ultimate social media coup: they’ve been praised online by Ellen DeGeneres. Like any mother, Tarra Walsh knew her twins
The government’s goal of keeping youth from using marijuana justifies proposed prison sentences in its new pot legalization bill that have been criticized as too harsh, Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould told journalist Evan Solomon during a CTV Question Period interview that aired Sunday. There