High Hopes Rest on 800 Vials of Experimental Ebola Vaccine Shipped From Canada

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Canada donates its most advanced Ebola vaccine to the World Health Organisation for use in trials.

The Hitchbot’s Guide to Travelling Across a Continent

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How a robot traveled 6,000km across Canada relying on the kindness of strangers.

Good Dadvertising: Peanut Butter Cheerios Show ‘How to Dad’ and it’s Epic

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Zach Rosenberg has seen some terrible ads about incompetent fathers. This Cheerios ad is the exact opposite. Prepare to behold greatness.

Omar LinX Releases His New Free Single, “Interstellar”

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Omar LinX drops his newest free single, before the release of his LP later this year.

Young Man In a Post-Graduate Maelstrom

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Some resist. Twenty-two year old Jefferson Morris IV lets the swirling waters carry him where they may.

28 Black People You Probably Don’t Know About (But You Should)— Madison Washington

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Madison Washington led the most successful slave revolt in U.S. history.

A Boy’s Life Is Changed On A Jamaican Road

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Some lessons change a life. Some lessons change as many as they can. Jeff Bogle shares the moment that changed his . . .

A Dad’s Reflection on Parental Leave

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Not every father has the opportunity to take paternity leave, but Michael Cusden did. Here is his take on the experience …

Young Comedian, Kevin Breel, Tells of his Struggle with Depression and Societies Unwillingness to Confront It (Video).

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Student comedian, Kevin Breel, tells of his life with depression

Let Them Eat (Wedding) Cake

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Greg White fell in love with a Canadian man. And today, he got good news — “the kind of news where you recklessly go out to breakfast and eat carbs.”

Just Pedal, No Push

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A Rockies encounter with an old traveler inspires Pat O’Connor to take a life-altering journey.

The Courage to Use Our Own Understanding: Valedictorian Address

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“Knowing is not the same as engaging” Adam Moscoe speaks at the University of Ottawa.

Avenue Q Heads North to Canada

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One of New York’s most hilarious, tongue-in-cheek puppet shows makes its way to the Great White North.

John Malkovich Saves Ohio Man’s Life

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Actor John Malkovich, in Toronto to perform the role of Casanova in the The Giacomo Variations at the Elgin Theatre, helped save the life of a man whose throat had been sliced open.

Junior High Student ‘Reprimanded’ for Stopping Knife-Wielding Bully

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Briar MacLean may have saved a life, but his school to reprimand him instead of applauding his bravery.

“These men did not expect to live, and now they are learning how to try and live again.”

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