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Arianna Huffington talks smartphones

Arianna Huffington: ‘We are addicted to our smartphones’

The Huffington Post boss spoke about technology and how to maintain a healthy work-life and day-night balance, while in Toronto.

Arianna Huffington talks smartphones
The Los Angeles Kigns and the San Jose Sharks play each other in one of the first round's most anticipated

NHL Preview: Predictions, Assumptions, and Bold Calls for the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Will San Jose or Los Angeles escape their titans-only Round 1 matchup? Can Detroit or Dallas upset Boston or Anahaim?

The Los Angeles Kigns and the San Jose Sharks play each other in one of the first round's most anticipated
In 2013

Vancouver Canucks retain No. 6 pick for 2014 NHL Entry Draft

The Canucks won back their spot ahead of this year's draft. It's believed Vancouver could take either Nick Ritchie or Jake Virtanen

In 2013
View of downtown Vancouver from Stanley Park's lost lagoon.

Free WiFi motion approved for Vancouver’s parks and beaches

The city's park board and digital officer will develop an implementation plan and estimated cost for free, sandy public Internet connection.

View of downtown Vancouver from Stanley Park's lost lagoon.
The Vancouver Canucks select Nicklas Jensen 29th overall in the first round of the 2011 NHL Draft

Vancouver Canucks, 4 Canadian teams go for No. 1 in NHL Draft Lottery

The Canucks have a 6.2 per cent chance of getting the first overall pick in tonight's lottery, behind Calgary and Edmonton.

The Vancouver Canucks select Nicklas Jensen 29th overall in the first round of the 2011 NHL Draft
Vancouver winger Daniel Sedin lays on the ice after he was hit from behind by Calgary's Paul Byron

Blog: Byron’s hit on Daniel Sedin a problem Brendan Shanahan created

Sedin was carted off the ice last night – in the final game of the season – when he was hit from behind by Calgary's Paul Byron...

Vancouver winger Daniel Sedin lays on the ice after he was hit from behind by Calgary's Paul Byron
John Tortorella smiles after having some fun with TSN reporter Farhan Lalji at the Vancouver Canucks' year-end press conference

(VIDEO) Tortorella calls Canucks ‘stale’, tells reporters ‘stop talking about 2011’

Vancouver's head coach conducted an end-of-year press conference with the city's media on Monday, after missing the playoffs in 2014.

John Tortorella smiles after having some fun with TSN reporter Farhan Lalji at the Vancouver Canucks' year-end press conference
A shot of the lunar eclipse in 2007

Lunar eclipse peaks tonight with rare ‘blood-red moon’

The first eclipse of four in 2014 is scheduled to peak at 12:45 a.m. PST, with a red hue resembling a blood moon, or Mars...

A shot of the lunar eclipse in 2007
Rio 2 hits theatres this week

In Theatres: ‘Rio 2’ starring Jesse Eisenberg, Anne Hathaway; ‘Draft Day’ and the NFL

The highly anticipated animated sequel hits theatres, starring A-list Hollywood voices and the blue Brazilian birds from the first carnival.

Rio 2 hits theatres this week
Stephen Colbert

(VIDEO) Stephen Colbert to replace outgoing ‘Late Show’ host David Letterman

Letterman announced his retirement on April 3 – after 4,000 shows – and CBS had found his replacement in the Comedy Central funny guy.

Stephen Colbert
The logo for CBC Radio Canada

CBC to slice 657 jobs, announces $130 million in budget cuts

Deals with the loss of Hockey Night in Canada, budget cuts from the Canadian government, and a loss in 25-54 viewership...

The logo for CBC Radio Canada
Finance Minister Jim Flaherty takes part in a TV interview on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on March 21

Former Canadian finance minister Jim Flaherty dies at age 64

The House of Commons has been suspended as MPs pause out of respect, and Premier Christy Clark says she is 'shocked and saddened'.

Finance Minister Jim Flaherty takes part in a TV interview on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on March 21
Former Canucks captain Trevor Linden has been named Vancouver's team president

Vancouver Canucks hire Trevor Linden as President of Hockey Operations

Vancouver's bringing in its beloved former captain to fill one half of Mike Gillis's now-empty shoes... now for the General Manager.

Former Canucks captain Trevor Linden has been named Vancouver's team president
A view of downtown Toronto from the CN Tower

Canada’s banks say they are not affected by Heartbleed bug

'Canadians can continue to bank with confidence,' says Bankers' Association, while major sites like Yahoo and OKCupid were affected.

A view of downtown Toronto from the CN Tower
Kootenay Ice forward Sam Reinhart – from North Vancouver

(VIDEO) B.C. boys Reinhart, Virtanen ranked in Top 10 for 2014 NHL Draft

Sam Reinhart and Jake Virtanen come 3rd and 6th (respectively) among North American skaters for this summer's Draft.

Kootenay Ice forward Sam Reinhart – from North Vancouver
Channing Tatum is one of a select handful of celebrities who are getting first dibs on Twitter's new profile look – a little more Facebook-ish

Twitter unveils new, Facebook-ish profile design; Celebrities get first crack

Twitter unveils a cover photo-centric style, gives Floyd Mayweather, Channing Tatum, and Michelle Obama, etc the new look first

Channing Tatum is one of a select handful of celebrities who are getting first dibs on Twitter's new profile look – a little more Facebook-ish
Chris Evans stars as Steve Rogers – aka Captain America – in Marvel's newest comic book hero film

In Theatres: ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ starring Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson

Also in theatres this week, two Canadian films: horror/travel film 'Afflicted', and 'Cas & Dylan' starring Richard Dreyfuss, Tatiana Maslany

Chris Evans stars as Steve Rogers – aka Captain America – in Marvel's newest comic book hero film
Telus CEO Darren Entwistle stepping down, to be replaced by Joe Natale

Telus CEO Darren Entwistle stepping down, to be replaced by Joe Natale

Entwistle is instead shifting into a higher seat, as the executive chair of Telus's board of directors. Moves are affective on May 8, 2014.

Telus CEO Darren Entwistle stepping down, to be replaced by Joe Natale
The SFU Marauders Quidditch team is in its first year of existence... expect smiles and broomsticks.

Brains and Brooms: SFU Marauders get ready for Quidditch Global Games

First-year team is preparing to tryout for Team Canada and to enjoy some international action around Harry Potter's famous now-real sport...

The SFU Marauders Quidditch team is in its first year of existence... expect smiles and broomsticks.
Ralph Fiennes stars in the newest film from director Wes Anderson

In Theatres: Need For Speed, Veronica Mars, The Grand Budapest Hostel, and Enemy

These four films are the top new openings in Canadian theatres this weekend...

Ralph Fiennes stars in the newest film from director Wes Anderson