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Dozens injured after deck collapses during wedding party at Langley home s Colonist

Police say dozens of people were injured, some critically, when the second storey deck of a home in Langley collapsed ...


Flight from Vancouver to Chicago makes emergency landing in Seattle s Colonist

An airliner travelling from Vancouver to Chicago made an emergency landing Friday afternoon in Seattle after a tire blew out ...


Nkmaplqs Challenge Cup- the Stanley Cup for B.C. First Nations

"It means a lot to us," Cecil Grinder, coach of the Caribou Canucks hockey team out of Williams Lake, said. ...


Deck collapse during Langley wedding injures dozens

Dozens are in hospital after an outdoor deck gave way at a home in Langley during a wedding celebration. Sarah ...


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Multiple attacks in Sri Lanka leave scores dead and hundreds injured

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - A wave of terrorist attacks have swept across Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, killing scores of ...

Blue Helmet dies as roadside bomb hits UN peacekeeping convoy in Mali

BAMAKO, Mali - An improvised roadside mine has exploded hitting a UN peacekeeping convoy in the west African nation of ...

13 dead in mass shooting at family party in Mexican state of Veracruz

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Mexican police are leaving no stone unturned in the search for gunmen who mass murdered more ...

Doctor on frontline of Ebola crisis shot dead in Good Friday attack

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo - A doctor fighting the Ebola outbreak for WHO, the World Health Organization, was ...

Two teenage youths arrested over shooting death of Lyra McKee

LONDONDERRY/DERRY, Northern Ireland - Two teenage youths, one 18, and the other 19, have been arrested over the murder of ...

All 3 refugee detention centres resport suspected typhoid fever cases

PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea - An outbreak of typhoid fever has struck refugees detained by Australia on Papua New ...

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Boeing's flight control system to be reviewed by international panel

WASHINGTON DC - A number of aviation regulators from around the world have agreed to take part in an international ...

Trump attempt to send Cuba back to stone age likely to backfire

The Trump administration has declared the most severe new sanctions against Cuba since President John F. Kennedy imposed an economic ...

Pound looks placid in Brexit break before Parliament meets again

Investor sentiment on the pound is improving after a delay to Brexit, though the return of lawmakers next week may ...

Panel to Review How FAA Approved Boeing 737 Max System

CHICAGO - A global team of experts next week will begin reviewing how the Boeing 737 Maxs flight control system ...

Good Friday Processions Become Protests in Nicaragua

MANAGUA, NICARAGUA - Good Friday religious processions in Nicaraguas capital took on a political tone as people seized an opportunity ...

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Uber woos Japanese and Saudi backers

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Japanese companies Toyota Motor Corp., and DENSO Corporation, together with the Saudi Arabian-backed SoftBank Vision Fund ...


Boeing's flight control system to be reviewed by international panel

WASHINGTON DC - A number of aviation regulators from around the world have agreed to take part in an international ...


Ghosn to be hit with new charges over money laundering in Middle East

TOKYO, Japan - New charges are expected to be filed against former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn, as early as next ...


Hotel occupanies and room rates falling because of Airbnb

WASHINGTON DC - A recent study has found that the exponential growth of Airbnb is shaking up the hotel industry ...


Trump attempt to send Cuba back to stone age likely to backfire

The Trump administration has declared the most severe new sanctions against Cuba since President John F. Kennedy imposed an economic ...


Wall Street climbs ahead of Easter break

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. shares advanced on Thursday, the final trading day of the week, ahead of the ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

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