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Canada's largest Ferris Wheel is scheduled to open this July in Old Montreal

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It's 60 meters high!

Sears Canada to close 59 stores, lay off 2,900 workers

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The closures affect stores across the country.

Alcohol led to more hospitalizations than heart attacks in Canada last year

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 22, 2017 769
77,000 Canadians were hospitalized due to conditions entirely caused by alcohol.

Here’s where Vancouver ranks among most expensive cities in the world

87597f5b8e86c1f11ef6c2f3ab7c0b2b?s=96&d=mm&r=g Jenni Sheppard Jun 21, 2017 10,669
Guess which city ranks highest in the world...

An incredibly rare total solar eclipse is taking place this summer

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 21, 2017 6,748
The first one in 99 years to fully cross North America!

Uber founder Travis Kalanick gives up driver's seat as company CEO

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 21, 2017 404
He will remain on the board of directors, though.

Report: Advancing women's equality could add $150B to Canada's GDP

8b597568706793ed1508c313361a119a?s=96&d=mm&r=g Yasmin Aboelsaud Jun 21, 2017 218
Gender gaps are especially significant when it comes to corporate Canada.

Mississauga woman demands her son see a 'white doctor' (VIDEO)

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 20, 2017 19,201
She also demanded to see a doctor who was "from Canada" and doesn't have "brown teeth."

Air Canada named best Airline in North America

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 20, 2017 2,105
Canada's largest airline took the top prize.

New Canadian Heritage Minute pays tribute to World Refugee Day (VIDEO)

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 20, 2017 335
June 20 marks World Refugee Day.

1 in 2 Canadians expected to be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 20, 2017 3,096
According to a new report from the Canadian Cancer Society.

Immigrants can become Canadian citizens sooner after change in law

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The change goes into effect today.

Transgender rights will now be protected under Canadian law

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 16, 2017 1,165
Bill C-16 will protect the rights of transgender Canadians.

Most Canadians still approve of Trudeau, latest poll finds

Af4793c3a254a06effac859e29506587?s=96&d=mm&r=g Folake Adesugba Jun 16, 2017 1,555
But not on the economy.

Opinion: Every province in Canada should let women go topless

34ebb2af22455a35a1db132fda1eacd1?s=96&d=mm&r=g Erin Davis Jun 16, 2017 8,470
Only BC and Ontario currently support it.

Nurses, doctors, and scientists the most respected professions in Canada: survey

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 16, 2017 6,430
How did your profession stack up?

Vote for your favourite condom design to celebrate Canada 150 (IMAGES)

Af4793c3a254a06effac859e29506587?s=96&d=mm&r=g Folake Adesugba Jun 15, 2017 3,595
Hundreds of designs were submitted to ONE Condom.

Two Canadians plan to hitchhike across the entire country with only $150

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 15, 2017 2,139
From Whitehorse to St. John's in one summer.

The average cost of rent in major Canadian cities right now (MAP)

8b597568706793ed1508c313361a119a?s=96&d=mm&r=g Yasmin Aboelsaud Jun 15, 2017 2,949
Saskatoon, anyone?

Canadians pay more for common prescription drugs than other countries

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 15, 2017 537
Prescription drugs are costing Canadians.

The CRTC is banning unlocking fees for smartphones

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 15, 2017 12,134
FINALLY!

Montreal's new 67 km light-rail system gets $1.3 billion in federal funding

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The first trains are scheduled to take off in 2020!

Trudeau promises legislation to address LGBTQ2 historical injustices

4dd0e852301e879ba5ea9b17866c778b?s=96&d=mm&r=g Simran Singh Jun 14, 2017 337
The legislation will be introduced later this year.

Nova Scotia coffee shop puts up thought-provoking Canada 150 sign

91fe36079d99b22c8ccae6937fc7e5e9?s=96&d=mm&r=g DH Toronto Staff Jun 14, 2017 11,072
A photo of the sign has now been shared more than 2000 times.

Women's March organizers to boost female representation for Canada 150

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 14, 2017 397
This is a whole new March on Canada.

New federal program fast tracks high-skilled foreign workers into Canada

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 14, 2017 3,127
The new program kicked off this week.

Canadian Blood Services reports critical need for blood donations in June

C5667d28f1f280a1107a885ad0d95d34?s=96&d=mm&r=g DH Calgary Staff Jun 14, 2017 3,442
You know the slogan, time to give.

Trudeau to attend Flag Raising Ceremony for Pride Month today

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 14, 2017 1,027
And he'll be making an announcement.

Number of hate crimes against Muslims in Canada increased by 60% in 2015

992d4bc719f03a5de46f51c5ef59e69f?s=96&d=mm&r=g Lloyd Braun Jun 13, 2017 620
According to the latest info from Stats Can.
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