The Canadian Press

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B.C. is using taxpayer money to outlast plaintiffs in health-care trial: critic

Private health advocates are trying to raise more money to continue the fight

  • May 27th, 2017 10:30am

MONEY MONITOR: Investing vs. paying down a mortgage

One financial planning expert says low interest rates give Canadians enough reason to not pay debt

  • May 26th, 2017 8:45am

Top court to hear federal government’s appeal on residential school records

A lower court judge ruled to destroy the stories after 15 years unless consent is given to preserve

  • May 25th, 2017 9:30am

VIDEO: Online ‘sextortion’ cases involving teen boys spiking: experts

A new website offers confidential online help and information for boys, educators and parents

  • May 23rd, 2017 3:30pm

CANADA 150: ‘Ribbon of Asphalt’ binds us all

The 8,000-kilometre Trans-Canada Highway in so many ways ties one end of the country to the other

  • May 23rd, 2017 9:30am

UPDATE: 22 killed at Ariana Grande concert

Witnesses reported hearing two loud bangs coming from near the arena’s bars at about 10:35 p.m.

  • May 22nd, 2017 5:30pm

Head of MMIW inquiry says she understands frustrations over hearing delays

The commission is set to hold its first public hearing May 29 in Whitehorse

  • May 20th, 2017 8:30am

Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell dead at age 52

The singer/songwriter passed away early Thursday morning in Detroit

  • May 18th, 2017 8:30am

CANADA 150: Explore the first oilsands processing site

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

  • May 10th, 2017 3:30pm

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

  • May 9th, 2017 4:30pm

Bombay Sapphire gin recalled Canada-wide over wrong alcohol content

The gin has 77 per cent instead of 40 per cent

  • May 4th, 2017 9:55am

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

The palace said Philip will continue his role with more than 780 charitable organizations

  • May 4th, 2017 8:00am

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

  • May 2nd, 2017 10:30am

Fort McMurray: One year later

Experts warn more needed deal with wildfire threat.

  • May 1st, 2017 8:40am

UPDATE: Fatal Tofino boat accident under investigation

Two Albertans died in the incident while the other three have been released from hospital

  • Apr 30th, 2017 7:00pm

Kevin O’Leary quits leadership race

Kevin O’Leary to quit Conservative leadership race, support Maxime Bernier

  • Apr 26th, 2017 11:00am

First bison calves born in Banff National Park backcountry in 140 years

The calves and their moms are doing well despite heavy snow in the area over the past few days

  • Apr 25th, 2017 8:30pm

Reports: Travis Green to be named new head coach of Vancouver Canucks

Green spent the past four seasons as head coach of Vancouver’s American Hockey League affiliate

  • Apr 25th, 2017 2:30pm

WorkSafeBC, TSB investigate fatal Woss derailment

RCMP say its probe into the fatal train incident has ended

  • Apr 25th, 2017 11:30am