The Canadian Press

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7 Canadian cities shortlisted for the 2026 World Cup

Nine stadiums in seven Canadian cities shortlisted by joint North American World Cup bid.

  • Aug 15th, 2017 4:00pm

VIDEO: ‘Deadpool 2’ stuntwoman who died was pioneering motorcycle racer

Joi (SJ) Harris was known for her beautiful spirit and bubbly personality

  • Aug 15th, 2017 3:45pm

Accidental deaths threaten endangered whale

Accidental deaths among the endangered North Atlantic right whale threaten survival of species.

  • Aug 15th, 2017 3:35pm

Taylor Swift hopes verdict inspires assault victims

Judge award singer $1 in symbolic damages

  • Aug 15th, 2017 6:25am

VIDEO: Ryan Reynolds ‘heartbroken’ after death of stunt driver on Deadpool 2 set

A witness recounts the incident

  • Aug 14th, 2017 9:40am

Canadian teen tennis star rockets up world rankings

Tennis teen Denis Shapovalov rockets up world rankings after Rogers Cup run

  • Aug 14th, 2017 8:40am

Bumblebee colonies at risk of extinction

Bumblebee colonies are at risk of extinction after pesticide exposure says study

  • Aug 14th, 2017 8:30am

Two Canadians killed in Burkina Faso attack

Two Canadians among 18 people killed in Burkina Faso extremist attack

  • Aug 14th, 2017 8:20am

Critics call ICBC a ‘financial train wreck’

Crisis at ICBC is shaping up to be the first major financial hurdle for B.C.’s new NDP government.

  • Aug 13th, 2017 2:45pm

B.C. minister apologizes to former LNG advocate

The NDP’s Bruce Ralston releases a retraction about comments he made about Gordon Wilson

  • Aug 12th, 2017 1:56pm

3 dead in violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville

A state of emergency has been declared

  • Aug 12th, 2017 1:05pm

Canada to host New Zealand’s Maori All Blacks at B.C. Place

‘We can’t wait to play them in front of some of Canada’s most passionate rugby fans’

  • Aug 10th, 2017 1:02pm

Uber launches fleet of mapping cars in Metro Vancouver

Vehicles will drive around the region gathering images and data ahead of fall rollout

  • Aug 10th, 2017 12:55pm

Overbilling concerns spark audits at three B.C. health clinics

Financial reviews stem from worries over integrity of public health-care system

  • Aug 10th, 2017 4:20am

B.C. hands out 19 tickets to those who think campfire ban doesn’t apply to them

The B.C. Conservation Office says each one of those tickets carries a $1,150 fine.

  • Aug 9th, 2017 1:44pm

Food guide prompts battle over beef and butter

Industry advocates say new guidelines might encourage lower consumption of beef, butter and cheese

  • Aug 9th, 2017 1:25pm

VIDEO: Triple murderer Derek Saretzky gets no parole for 75 years

Alberta resident Saretzky was convicted of three counts of first-degree murder in June

  • Aug 9th, 2017 12:00pm

Bear complaints nearly double across B.C.

Conservation service says they received nearly 9,000 calls about black bears between April and August.

  • Aug 9th, 2017 11:30am

Ottawa seeks to alter blood/alcohol levels

Justice minister says change would ‘make it easier to fight the danger’ posed by drunk drivers

  • Aug 8th, 2017 5:05pm

Indigenous heritage doesn’t overrule other factors in adoption: B.C. court

Unanimous decision is latest ruling on how much weight cultural identity should have in adoptions

  • Aug 8th, 2017 4:00pm