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Tina Fey stars, but Lily Tomlin shines in Admission: plus reviews of Olympus Has Fallen, Italy Love it or Leave It

It’s rare enough these days to find a comedy that doesn’t insult your intelligence: Admission deserves some credit.

Michaele Salahi kidnapped, husband claims

The Real Housewives of D.C. cast member Michaele Salahi kidnapped? After she missed a hair appointment, her husband Tareq Salahi became worried. "Michaele Salahi was last seen wearing a Baby Blue T-...

Washington Monument cracks as earth quake rattles east coast

Washington Monument cracks, three of four pinnacles topple from famed Washington National Cathedral -- and nuclear plants are being investigated for "unusual events".

Alberta oilsands at the centre of White House protests over next two weeks

Environmentalists pull out Hollywood star power to argue that oilsands crude is too dirty a deal for American refineries.

Canada among nations that "wouldn't trade places with the US"

"There's not a country on Earth that wouldn't want to trade places with us," US President Barack Obama said in his weekly weekly radio address on Saturday.  Actually, there probably are -- about...

A former UBC student describes a little about the view of the Gaza flotilla raid from inside Israel

"I'm upset because I feel like issues and stunts like this pull the rug out on any possibility to really solve the issue at hand, which is this protracted conflict," a UBC graduate living in Israel s

Vancouver's West End as "Walkable" as Obama's Neighbourhood

I live in a walker’s paradise. Well, I already knew that, but it was nice of walkscore.com to confirm it for me.