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How Carhartt Became a Hip Hop Phenomenon

<i>Whether it’s Gucci and Louis Vuitton riffing on the work of Dapper Dan, or the contemporary streetwear labels building on the foundations of early</i> …

In Petra, 'massive' monument found in Jordan's desert | CNN Travel

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Gateways to nature: 7 Canadian towns on the edge of spectacular wilderness

THERE’S PROBABLY A LOT YOU DON’T KNOW ABOUT CANADA. For instance, it has 20% of the world’s fresh water, the longest coastline on Earth, and the $100 …

Canada

Liberals return Quebec feminist icon’s name to national volunteer award

OTTAWA—The name of a Quebec feminist icon which was attached to a national volunteer award first handed out more than 30 years ago under one Trudeau …

Revolutionary War Encampment Identified in Connecticut

REDDING, CONNECTICUT—Archaeologists Beth Morrison and Laurie Weinstein of Western Connecticut State University and their students surveyed a possible …

The Newest Summer Drink Trend? Champagne Over Ice

What's cooler than being cool? Your bubbly...'cause it's got ice in it.<p>If you've ever thrown a couple of ice cubes into your white wine because oops you're a human and you forgot to chill it, and then people were like "uh, that's trashy," and then you were like <i>GET OUT OF MY LIFE</i> and gulped down …

Sparkling Wine

Hudson's Bay revenue beats after Europe expansion, online push

(Reuters) - Canadian retailer Hudson’s Bay Co (HBC.TO) reported better-than expected quarterly sales as it benefited from its expansion in Europe and the acquisition of online retailer Gilt.<p>Hudson’s Bay bought Galeria Kaufhof and its Belgian subsidiary Inno from German retailer Metro MEOG.DE for …

Business (Canada)

Open competition for fighter jet contract an option, Parliament told

There is nothing stopping the Liberal government from fulfilling its promise to hold a full and open competition for new fighter jets, a top procurement bureaucrat told MPs.<p>"That is definitely an option that can be pursued, and again, it's information that we are providing [to Defence Minister …

Sorry kids, no detached homes for you — at least in Toronto and Vancouver

You may not want to hear this, but the reality of today’s housing market is that young people need to kiss the dream of owning a single family …

Annual Bus Trip: TERROIR & PEC

<b>YOUR TRAVEL ITINERARY:</b><p>DEPARTS TORONTO 8:00 AM FROM BREMNER CIRCLE (BEHIND UNION STATION)<p><b>1) ARRIVE STANNERS VINEYARD ~ 11:00AM</b><p><b>2) ARRIVE TERROIR</b> …

A New App Illuminates the Hidden Histories of Everyday Places

'Poetic Places' uses geolocation to hit you up when you happen across a place described or recorded in literature, poetry, and paintings.<p>Walk around any city and you'll find indications of its past, be they buildings, place names, or other markers. But a lot of its stories, both historic and in …

Apps

A Hundred-Year History of Giant Superyachts in One Transforming GIF

A brief history of awesome boats you could never hope to own.<p>There are boats and then there are <i>yachts</i> and then there are <i>superyachts</i>. There's no real hard-and fast criteria for what qualifies as the latter, but its one of those things where just kind of just know it when you see it. If it's longer …

Boating