Some health groups have also shifted their attitude towards cannabis.
Twitter, Facebook and other key social networks were peppered with loosely related hashtags throughout the year flagging complex, timely issues.
Will 2015 be the year that virtual reality goes from sci-fi fantasy to real world play thing?
With its finances slowly improving, plans are being made for the Waterloo, Ont.-based company to become a bigger player in the Internet of Things movement.
Canada has been operating a mobile laboratory in Sierra Leone since June.
The federal agency found prices climbed in every major category of its consumer price index compared to a year earlier except for transportation.
Thousands of people are using the hashtag #2014in5words on Twitter, so much that it's trending globally and in Toronto.
Events happening in Toronto for a variety of ages and interests. (5)
The two ships of the Franklin expedition and their crews, 129 members in all, disappeared during the 1845 quest for the Northwest Passage.
Cuba is the third most popular destination for Canadians travelling abroad.
The flu shot, when it's a good match, is usually about 60 per cent effective in preventing illness.
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is also adopting a new system for classing pure maple syrup by colour.
That means Canadians owed about $1.63 for every dollar of disposable income, according to the latest figures from Statistics Canada.
The virus usually is found in children and its symptoms include facial swelling and fatigue.
School systems in several provinces have in recent years added elements of financial literacy to the core classes taught through elementary and high school. (3)
The ticket had the winning numbers for the Lotto Max Maxmillions draw on Dec. 20, 2013. (1)
This year it's expected that six tons of turkey will be given away. (1)
Events happening in the city from Dec. 12-14, 2014.
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