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UK opens door to gay blood donations. Is Canada next?

Quebec activist says he'd be happy to start with donations from those who haven't had sex in a year.

Skater brand RDS makes surprisingly wearable women's apparel

They affectionately called themselves the Red Dragons -- a parody of an Asian gang that terrorized Vancouver in the late 1980’s. Well-known among skateboarding aficionados as the Red Dragons, RDS...

Australian artist considers Canada second home

Australian singer-songwriter Toby has always loved Canada. As she explains, “ “Each time I perform in Canada, the fan base slowly builds. I would be very very happy to play there a whole lot more.”...

Rewilding the World author Tim Flannery optimistic that humans will meet climate challenge

Evolutionary legacy of cooperation suggests that selfish upright apes may become Superorganism and Will Rewild the World

Tinglewood at VIFF

For me, I had worried about directing children, especially when they have to be terrified: in fifty percent of the film they have to be running and fighting for their lives.

Eat Pray Love, Scott Pilgrim vs The World, Animal Kingdom and Still Walking

Julia Roberts cycles off to find food, spirituality and romance in Eat Pray Love. Does she match the beloved book? (Read more)

World Cup: Tribute to those going home. Qualifiers must show their mettle.

Landon Donovan scores in the 91st minute against Algeria. A deserved result for the US but the sad result was the elimination of tiny Slovenia whose mere qualification for the World Cup was almost a m

Joy for the winners, bitterness for the losers

Group C will be decided in the first two games today. England should dispatch Slovenia and the US is favoured over Algeria. But the games are played on the field and nothing is certain.

FIFA World Cup Day 3: Germany-run riot

The early game of Algeria-Slovenia was arguably more boring than the France-Uruguay game this morning, but at least there was a fan who decided to entertain the viewers by climbing up the lightpole...

FIFA World Cup Day 3 Preview

Without Michael Essien Ghana will be hard pressed to overcome Serbia. Robert Green's howler that allowed the US to draw with England gives more significance to the Algeria v Slovenia. Germany should p