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A brief history of Colbert's love-hate relationship with Canada (with video)

Stephen Colbert signalled his decade-long, tongue-in-cheek relationship with Canada and Canadians virtually from the start, when he first sprang the word “truthiness” on an unsuspecting public in Sept. 954 more words


Ward 41 and Toronto

Check out a collection of photographs on Flickr of Councillor Lee in Ward 41 and surounding areas in Toronto.

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Bids for Olympic games declining due to high cost: Is hosting worth it?

WATCH: The IOC is having trouble finding a host city for the 2022 games. And as Ted Chernecki reports, that’s leading to speculation that previous hosts could step in. 304 more words


Regina Speedskater Lucas Makowsky retires, helped Canada win gold in 2010

REGINA – Canadian long-track speedskater Lucas Makowsky, who helped Canada win a gold medal in men’s team pursuit at the 2010 Vancouver Games, has announced his retirement from competitive skating. 100 more words


Olympic statue finally unveiled in Vancouver four years later

Less than two months after the 2012 Summer Olympics, London had proudly installed a statue gifted to it for hosting the Games by the Ancient City of Olympia. 184 more words