The program seems particularly wholesome in comparison to what’s now being permitted to air on youth-targeted daytime television. The complainant was shocked to catch a few minutes of the program her children were watching, which didn’t come with any viewer advisories, aside from a rating indicating
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A bizarre case, involving a driver who is suing the city of Charlottetown, P.E.I. after he stuck and paralyzed a cyclist, has merit, according to one municipal lawyer.
Talk about mistaken identity.
A classic Halloween tradition took a frighteningly funny turn when a teenager decided to get a little too close and personal with the inside of a pumpkin.
The age of the waters was first identified by scientists in 2013, reports the National Post, when researchers ran tests in a mine near Timmins, Ont. and discovered that the water had been isolated from the earth’s surface for up to 2.7 billion years. This discovery suggests that the waters may contain
Here’s a dog that takes the top prize for weird things swallowed without causing any serious damage. Framlingham Vets in the U.K. posted an eye-catching photo to Twitter. It shows an x-ray of a dog’s body with what appears to be a long stick running through it.
Ontario Provincial Police are sending out thousands of texts Thursday in an effort to find leads in a homicide investigation. “This drives me crazy,” said Anne Cavoukian, the province’s former privacy commissioner, of the tactic. Appointed in 1997, she spent three terms as Ontario’s Information and
If you’re looking for an exorbitantly expensive way to keep your head warm this winter, Toronto design house Frontier has just the thing: a $200 toque. Before you pass out from sticker shock, you’ve got to know that this ain’t your granddaddy’s plain, old tuque.
Letting go of a family pet is always difficult, and even more so when the beloved friend has to be euthanized due to an illness or injury. But instead of just going through with the procedure, Victor Flores of Austin, Texas, decided to give his dog the best day of its life before saying goodbye forever
After he was heckled at a youth labour summit, pundits say the protest won’t be the one to bring the prime minister down, but with political capital, everything has a price.
Police in Cheshire, England, posted a photo to their Facebook page on Oct. 21 of a tiny person seated in a pink miniature car on a residential street. The child is flanked by a police car and two officers and one of the officers is kneeling down next to the model vehicle.
[A Texas student was brutally assaulted in his room, all while his girlfriend watched helplessly via FaceTime nearly two hundred miles away. Photo: Baylee Luciani via KXAN]
On Monday, the soon-to-be outgoing president shared a story with American talk show host Jimmy Kimmel about how he discovered he had been exposed on the popular social media application known as Snapchat by his youngest daughter. Sasha, 15, was the first one to show her father how the app worked, and
Researchers now say the population of sunflower starfish and other species have been “decimated” off the coast of B.C. after sea star wasting disease broke out three years ago.
The message is clear from the International Criminal Court — it’s training its legal eye on corporations who do harm to the environment. "Environmental conduct is human rights conduct,” warns Lynda Collins, an expert on environmental human rights at the University of Ottawa.
The Daniels family found their missing dog two days too late. After 10 years with the family, their beloved dog's name had been changed, and his new family refused to give him up, outraging local animal lovers and leaving the Daniels family with few options.
Drumlines might not be the most Canadian tradition. Football games usually find fans freezing by the second quarter, but Mr. Swendsen’s middle school drumline is working to get people pumped about local football with a little help from the CFL. Barrett Swendsen is the band teacher at Bishop Lloyd Middle
Some regions of Canada have a message for trick-or-treaters this Halloween: Stop clowning around and leave the clown costumes at home. The creepy clown trend, which has been sweeping across North America, seems to have made a dent in public consciousness. Fort McMurray Public School District announced
A hungry black bear enjoying a delicious snack from above was a surprise spectator during a recent race in British Columbia. Andy Weststeyn was filming cyclists competing in the MEC Triathlon Sprint in Coquitlam, B.C., on Sept. 10 when he spotted an unusual onlooker perched in some trees overlooking
A 31-year-old woman in Argentina is believed to be the first person with Down syndrome to teach preschool in Latin America. Noelia Garella is now one of the few individuals in the world with her condition to hold a teaching position, reports The Independent. Garella’s first teacher called her a “monster
Nellee Rossi happens to be the daughter of Josh Rossi, a professional photographer and digital artist. According to a YouTube video detailing the whole process, Nellee is pretty excited about the new Wonder Woman movie due out next summer. Being the super dad that he apparently is, Josh decided to
It seems the message behind Ray Bradbury’s science fiction novel Fahrenheit 451 is still taking some time to settle in. Bradbury wrote it as a reaction to the extreme political climate of 1950s McCarthyism. Some children require permission from their parents or guardians to read the book, which is
Growing protests around the potential negative health effects of plans to flood a reservoir for the Muskrat Falls hydro project have pushed the multi-billion-dollar development in central Labrador into the national spotlight.