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CANADA 150: Explore the first oilsands processing site

CANADA 150: Explore the first oilsands processing site

Explore the isolated place where the first experimental oilsands processing took place nearly a century ago.

CANADA 150: Explore the first oilsands processing site
VIDEO: Fate of B.C. political leaders in voters' hands

VIDEO: Fate of B.C. political leaders in voters’ hands

B.C. Liberal Leader Christy Clark and Green Leader Andrew Weaver cast their votes Tuesday

VIDEO: Fate of B.C. political leaders in voters' hands
B.C. Green Party leader Andrew Weaver celebrates his party breakthrough with new Green MLA Adam Olsen.

ELECTION: 43 Liberals to rule as minority vs NDP’s 41, three Greens

Christy Clark aims to continue to govern as premier without a majority

B.C. Green Party leader Andrew Weaver celebrates his party breakthrough with new Green MLA Adam Olsen.
Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip.

Britain’s Prince Philip, 95, to retire from royal duties

The palace said Philip will continue his role with more than 780 charitable organizations but will not attend engagements

Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip.
Bombay Sapphire gin recalled nationwide over wrong alcohol content

Bombay Sapphire gin recalled nationwide over wrong alcohol content

The gin has 77 per cent instead of 40 per cent

Bombay Sapphire gin recalled nationwide over wrong alcohol content
CANADA 150: The story of Canada’s first women’s shelter

CANADA 150: The story of Canada’s first women’s shelter

Today, Canada has hundreds of shelters that give women a chance to escape abusive relationships

CANADA 150: The story of Canada’s first women’s shelter
CANADA 150: Canadian inventors have changed the world

CANADA 150: Canadian inventors have changed the world

Without the Canadians of inventions like zippers, garbage bags the world would prove more difficult

CANADA 150: Canadian inventors have changed the world
CANADA 150: Tracing the roots of Canada's love for hockey

CANADA 150: Tracing the roots of Canada’s love for hockey

Paul Henderson reminisces about the greatest goal scored in Canada’s greatest game

CANADA 150: Tracing the roots of Canada's love for hockey
Canucks fire head coach Willie Desjardins

Canucks fire head coach Willie Desjardins

Reports say that NHL team has fired their head coach

Canucks fire head coach Willie Desjardins
Motorists urged to use road sense and not cause 'bear jams' on B.C. roadways

Motorists urged to use road sense and not cause ‘bear jams’ on B.C. roadways

Conservation officers are warning drivers of dopey, hungry bears emerging from hibernation.

Motorists urged to use road sense and not cause 'bear jams' on B.C. roadways
On centennial, Canadians to stop and mark bloody legacy of Battle of Vimy Ridge

On centennial, Canadians to stop and mark bloody legacy of Battle of Vimy Ridge

On Sunday morning, millions of Canadians will stop for a moment to remember those lost during the Battle of Vimy Ridge.

On centennial, Canadians to stop and mark bloody legacy of Battle of Vimy Ridge
Candidates in upcoming B.C. provincial election to receive housing data

Candidates in upcoming B.C. provincial election to receive housing data

Officials with the BC Non-Profit Housing Association say it will provide each candidate with a comprehensive report.

Candidates in upcoming B.C. provincial election to receive housing data
Police announce arrest following alleged breach of B.C.'s PharmaNet system

Police announce arrest following alleged breach of B.C.’s PharmaNet system

Police said he is facing a number of identity-theft related charges.

Police announce arrest following alleged breach of B.C.'s PharmaNet system
Fire chiefs across Canada say most Canadians unprotected against silent killer

Fire chiefs across Canada say most Canadians unprotected against silent killer

Keep away silent killer with detector: fire chiefs

Fire chiefs across Canada say most Canadians unprotected against silent killer
Thousands gathered to watch the reconciliation pole be lifted at UBC Saturday afternoon.

Totem pole raised at UBC honours First Nations victimized by residential schools

The pole was carved from a 800-year-old red cedar tree on B.C.'s north coast.

Thousands gathered to watch the reconciliation pole be lifted at UBC Saturday afternoon.
Accessed information included names

McDonald’s Canada says info of 95,000 job applicants compromised

McDonald's Canada jobs website hacked

Accessed information included names
Taste standards for pot are coming: UBC study

Taste standards for pot are coming: UBC study

Marijuana could soon have flavours as standardized as shiraz and pinot gris are for wine

Taste standards for pot are coming: UBC study
Purolator stops accepting new shipments as strike deadline nears

Purolator stops accepting new shipments as strike deadline nears

The company said in a statement that the company will try its best to deliver shipments already in its network

Purolator stops accepting new shipments as strike deadline nears
The coming disruption: How robots might upend different professions

The coming disruption: How robots might upend different professions

The study argues that tasks, not entire professions, will be affected

The coming disruption: How robots might upend different professions
B.C. teacher approve deal with province, end 15-year-long bargaining battle

B.C. teacher approve deal with province, end 15-year-long bargaining battle

More than 21,000 educators voted on an agreement about class size and composition, the union says.

B.C. teacher approve deal with province, end 15-year-long bargaining battle