Sterling MacNay

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‘What I saw I will never forget’

<i>[This story has been optimized for offline reading on our apps. For a richer experience, you can find the full version of this story here. An Internet connection is required.]</i><p>MESA, Ariz. — The storage unit’s corrugated metal door slid upward, revealing 100 square feet of mostly empty space. Not …

Military

First World War composite photos bring past to life

It is more than a century since the First World War, but clever use of modern technology is bringing snapshots from the gruelling conflict into the …

The brave new world of 21st century learning

School’s out. At last, kids and parents can relax. No more worries about crowded classrooms and teachers’ strikes – at least until September.<p>But parents should be very anxious indeed, especially if their children go to school in British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario or Nova Scotia. These provinces are …

Wab Kinew making it official: set to announce run for leadership of beleaguered NDP

When Indigenous activist and author Wab Kinew officially launches his bid for the leadership of Manitoba's New Democrats this week, he will try to …

Canada

Why the Battle of Vimy Ridge matters

Video<p>As Canadians mark the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge, it's worth asking: Why does Canada keep commemorating that moment in …

Canada

Visit Vimy

<b>Photo tours</b><p>Explore more of Vimy in 360 degrees<p>View<p>Memorial<p>There are 11,285 names engraved on the Vimy monument. They are the dead whose bodies have …

Vimy Ridge

From drones to AKs, high technology to low politics.

In early August 2015, workers from the Swiss Foundation for Mine Action exhumed three piles of bones from a...<p>China has built some islands in the …

HISTORY OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR

In the years leading to World War I there are five major powers within Europe - Austria-Hungary, Germany, Russia, France and Britain. The cast list …

Ace of Aces: How the Red Baron Became WWI’s Most Legendary Fighter Pilot

“I never get into an aircraft for fun,” Manfred von Richthofen once wrote. “I aim first for the head of the pilot, or rather at the head of the …

Royal Air Force

The Real Story Behind the 1914 Christmas Truce in World War I

It was 101 years ago this very night that something miraculous happened along the Western Front. After months of bitter fighting, soldiers on both …

Learning Tools – Canada at War

Posted by CSCNO on Sunday, November 8, 2015<p>Un groupe d’élèves de la 5e à la 8e année de l’École élémentaire Jean-Paul II de Val Caron, Ontario, a …

Tumors

Canada's food guides

The My Food Guide mobile app gives you access to healthy eating information anytime, anywhere.<p>Report a problem or mistake on this page<p>The information …

North Korea defence chief reportedly executed with anti-aircraft gun

South Korean sources say Hyon Yong-chol was killed in front of hundreds of people, reportedly for behaviour such as falling asleep in Kim Jong-un’s presence<p>Some of the means by which the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, is rumoured to have vanquished his domestic enemies since taking power in late …

North Korea

Experts urge cautious use of wireless devices as health effects reassessed

Wireless devices such as smartphones and tablets have certainly made staying in touch and plugging into the digital world easier and more convenient. But the increasingly ubiquitous nature of the technology is also raising concerns about possible adverse health effects from exposure to the …

Guide to the Canadian House of Commons

The Canadian Parliament<p>Photo: Library of Parliament / Roy Grogan<p>Our system of government is part of the reason why Canada is known around the world …

Obesity - Causes, Symptoms, Treatment, Diagnosis

The Facts<p><b>Obesity is a leading cause of preventable illness and death in North America.</b> In recent years, the number of overweight people in …

Sodium in Canada

Canadians eat about 3400 mg of sodium each day. This is more than <b>double</b> the amount we need.<p>Sodium is an essential nutrient found in salt and many …

Healthy Eating

Simple Ways to Plan, Enjoy, and Stick to a Healthy Diet<p>Healthy eating is not about strict dietary limitations, staying unrealistically thin, or …

30 Surprisingly Healthy Fast Foods

Drive-Through Done Right<p>Sometimes eating on the fly is a fact of life. Findings from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reveal that fast …

Fitness

Fast Food Facts

I’m no different from other health-conscious Canadians; for the most part, I maintain a healthy diet and I exercise a couple of times a week. But …

Fast Food FACTS — Home

17 Things You Didn't Know About McDonald's

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5 Most Disgusting Things About McDonalds, Gross Fast Food Facts, Meerkat Morning Show

These Disturbing Fast Food Truths Will Make You Reconsider Your Lunch

McDonald's, Burger King, Wendy's, Taco Bell -- which one are you craving today? It's pretty likely that you have a favorite fast food chain and that you love many of the tasty options offered at these restaurants. It's hard to miss them. As of 2012, there were 263,944 fast food restaurants in …