• Justin Bieber apologizes after Japan shrine visit sparks Asian anger

    By Elaine Lies TOKYO (Reuters) - Canadian pop singer Justin Bieber, whose tumultuous life has landed him in trouble more than once, on Wednesday apologized for a visit to a Tokyo shrine at the center of a bitter international row over Japan's wartime aggression. Bieber, 20, posted a picture on…

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    • Angila Wilson's killing shocks Clearwater, B.C.

      The community of Clearwater, B.C., is in shock and mourning after Angila Wilson, a nurse and mother of three was found dead around 10 a.m. PT Monday after police were called to check on her well-being.

      CBC
      • Ukraine, Russia, EU may meet to talk gas: Ukraine minister

        Russia, the European Commission and Slovakia may hold talks with Ukraine on Thursday on a possible solution to the country's gas crisis, Ukraine's Energy Minister Yuri Prodan said. Prodan told reporters on Wednesday that Moscow and the European Union had suggested the ministerial meeting, which…

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        • What One Mom Found in Her Son’s Backpack. Funny or Not So Much?

          I was perusing Facebook the other day and up popped this photo with the caption “Look what I just found in Orion's backpack. I have no words.” It was posted by a friend whose five-year-old son is in kindergarten

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          • Barcelona transfer ban lifted pending appeal

            Barcelona's ban from transfer market activity, due to last until the end of next season, has been temporarily lifted after the Spanish club appealed the decision, soccer's governing body FIFA said on Wednesday. FIFA's Appeal Committee said it had granted Barcelona the so-called "suspensive effect"…

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            • 7 Questions Mark Zuckerberg Must Answer On Facebook's Earnings Call Tonight

              High drama isn't the same thing as good business, and Zuckerberg ought to answer these questions on his call with Wall Street tonight .

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              • Ex-girlfriend testifies in sex assault trial of GTA doctors

                Warning: This story contains disturbing details. The ex-girlfriend of one of two doctors on trial for gang sexual assault testifies that one of them, Dr. Amitabh Chauhan, drugged and raped her 11 years ago.

                CBC
                • Search for MH370 reveals a military vulnerability for China

                  By Greg Torode and Michael Martina HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) - When Chinese naval supply vessel Qiandaohu entered Australia's Albany Port this month to replenish Chinese warships helping search for a missing Malaysian airliner, it highlighted a strategic headache for Beijing - its lack of…

                  Reuters
                  • Gas prices may set New Brunswick record

                    New Brunswick drivers could be paying the highest gasoline prices since the introduction of gas regulation in 2006 after the Energy and Utilities Board resets its pump prices on Thursday.

                    CBC40 mins ago
                    • Emma Watson Shows Us How a Super-Nude Pedicure is Kinda Perfect

                      Emma Watson may have looked gorgeous in head-to-toe rose Narciso Rodriguez at the Tribeca Film Festival Sunday (very Easter appropriate, don't you think?), but the real must-try from her look was her (possibly) unpolished -- or just buffed -- toes.

                      Fashion
                      • Alberta hopes to ram world record with humongous horns from bighorn sheep

                        EDMONTON - Wildlife officials in Alberta think they've found the big one. They believe a set of spiral horns on the skull of a bighorn sheep found east of the Rocky Mountains will set a new world record. Neil Brad said Tuesday that the horns, weighing about 18 kilograms, must be left to dry for a…

                        The Canadian Press
                        • Stomach surgery offers obese woman chance at life's wish list

                          A Saskatchewan woman is revisiting a list of life goals after undergoing surgery recently to reduce the size of her stomach in hopes of shedding pounds.

                          CBC43 mins ago
                          • Easter egg hunt in Laval goes horribly wrong

                            Laval, Que., was the scene of an Easter egg hunt gone so bad that organizers are considering having police on hand for the next edition.

                            CBC
                            • Australia to Take 'Black Boxes,' if Found

                              Australia has received a draft agreement prepared by Malaysian officials outlining plans to handle wreckage from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, while authorities examine objects that washed ashore in Australia....

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                              • Raptors survive turnover trouble in Game 2 win over Nets, can't stick with up-tempo strategy

                                DeMar DeRozan 17 of his game-high 30 points in the fourth quarter to lift the Raptors to a Game 2 win against Brooklyn.

                                Eh Game
                                • Nicki Minaj Ditches the Wigs, Shows Off Natural Hair on the Red Carpet: Details From Her Stylist

                                  Nicki Minaj has ditched her signature wigs and opted for a more natural approach with her hair. Her hairstylist, Oscar James, shares the details on her new look

                                  Us Weekly
                                  • Fugitive killed in Oregon made van into 'movable dungeon'

                                    PORTLAND, Ore. - Authorities say a man fatally shot by a Portland officer last month had been stalking young women in a van that he converted into a "movable dungeon" with chains and handcuffs after one of his victims managed to escape from it in January. Grand jury transcripts released Monday say…

                                    The Canadian Press
                                    • Drew Barrymore Welcomes a Baby Girl (With a Boy’s Name!)

                                      Drew Barrymore and Will Kopelman's brood just expanded! Although Drew's second pregnancy was basically the most fun thing to hear about (pasta and Chinese food pregnancy cravings around the clock, anyone?), we're so excited that she had another baby girl today, because she's just the best. "Happy…

                                      Parenting
                                      • Real-Life Barbie Doll Valeria Lukyanova Posts Make-up Free Selfies on Facebook

                                        Ukrainian model Valeria Lukyanova, who became an internet sensation when she was declared a real-life Barbie doll in 2012, has shocked fans of her Facebook page by posting make-up free images of herself. Lukyanova, who is noted for her doll-like large, glassy eyes, hair extensions, heavy…

                                        IB Times
                                        • Teen who stowed away on flight to Hawaii remains hospitalized

                                          A teenage boy who stowed away on a flight from California to Hawaii in the frozen, oxygen-deprived wheel well of a passenger jet remained hospitalized on Tuesday, two days after his death-defying jaunt over the Pacific Ocean, a Hawaii official said. The teenager, whose name has not been released,…

                                          Reuters