• 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
      • 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

        Team Mom
        • 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
          • Quotable: Pete Carroll opens Twitter floodgates, Dan Snyder gets real

            The Redskins owner has the incredible ability of finding fault with people on the sole basis of being offended by his team's moniker. Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll showed everyone how to tweet a picture of a toy plane without being insanely offensive when he shared this: @PeteCarroll…

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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
              • 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
                  • 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....

                      The Wall Street Journal
                      • 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
                          • 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
                            • Harper Conservatives vault to the top in new opinion poll

                              Since April 14, 2013, — the day Justin Trudeau won the Liberal leadership — it seems that all the opinion polls have essentially said the same thing: 'The Liberals are beating the Conservatives.' It's true: In a recent Globe and … Continue reading →

                              Canada Politics
                              • 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
                                • B.C. couple using Manitoba sun to power their dreams

                                  Will and Bev Eert are B.C. transplants who are building a solar-powered house about 40 kilometres southwest of Portage la Prairie, Man. When complete, the timber-frame house will be completely off the grid.

                                  CBC
                                  • Alcohol blamed for thousands of new cancer cases annually in Ontario

                                    Alcohol consumption is linked to an estimated 1,000 to 3,000 new cases of cancer in Ontario a year, including oral malignancies, liver, colorectal and breast cancers, the province’s cancer agency says.

                                    CBC
                                    • 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
                                      • Want To Become A Billionaire? Just Solve One Of These 10 Problems

                                        We recently gave you a list of 25 trends that...

                                        Business Insider
                                        • Russia is already feeling sanctions pain

                                          With capital flooding out of the country, the stock market falling and its currency weakening, the Crimea seizure is turning out to be a costly move.

                                          CNBC