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Vancouver Latin American Film Festival starts today

Here's a look at this year's films.

Scotiabank Caribbean festival kicks off in Toronto

The international Scotiabank Caribbean Carnival kicked off in Toronto this long weekend with a grand parade. Hundreds of costumed participants danced Lakeshore Blvd. West at Exhibition Place.

Vancouver's The Travel Guys to air in Canada

They've gotten up close and personal with panda bears in Xian, China, snorkeled along the Great Barrier Reef in Australia, and dressed as samurai warriors in Osaka, Japan. All in a days work for...

Earthquakes and hurricanes: nature's fury unleashed in 2011

Today, Alaska was hit by a 7.1-magnitude earthquake and Argentina by a  6.4 earthquake.  This year, Mother Nature has been relentless in punishing every corner of the world. Apocalypse,...