Wed, 20 Nov 2019

Sense BC says speed enforcement using manipulated stats News - Castanet.net

Sense BC and videographer Chris Thompson are back with the release of Speed Kills Your Pocketbook 2 Lying With Statistics. ...

2 hurt, 4 others rescued from Vancouver apartment blaze News - Castanet.net

Firefighters had to work quickly to rescue six residents of a burning apartment building in south Vancouver. The blaze broke ...

Burnaby driver slams into parked SUV, doesn't stop News - Castanet.net

A Burnaby driver slammed into a parked SUV and didn't even stop to check the damage. The hit and run ...

BC firearms trafficker has parole revoked News - Castanet.net

A Hope man is back behind bars after he allegedly continued to traffic in illegal firearms after he'd been released ...

27-1 odds for a Canucks Stanley Cup win, B.C. lotto officials say

The odds on a Vancouver victory are now 27:1 as of Tuesday, the B.C. Lottery Corporation says. ...

Live blog- B.C. man who killed Belgian hitchhiker to be sentenced

CTV News Vancouver is covering the sentencing hearing of a B.C. man who pleaded guilty to the murder of a ...

Watch a group of B.C. sick kids pelt their doctors with snowballs

A group of children who've spent much of their young lives in hospital got a chance to just be kids ...

Closing arguments begin in B.C. case launched in 2009 over private health care s Colonist

VANCOUVER A framed iconic photo in Dr. Brian Day's office shows Muhammad Ali raising a triumphant gloved hand as he ...

Vancouver transit dispute sees shifting schedules as commuters brace for delays s Colonist

VANCOUVER Warnings about service cancellations on some Metro Vancouver transit routes on Monday and Tuesday during an ongoing labour dispute ...

Students back to school Monday after union ratifies B.C. settlement s Colonist

VICTORIA A strike that kept students in the Victoria area from classes for three weeks is over after union members ...

Metro Vancouver bus riders hit hard Monday by Vancouver transit job action s Colonist

VANCOUVER An overtime ban by Metro Vancouver transit drivers snarled Monday's commute for many bus passengers. TransLink, the area's transit ...

Workers at luxury Vancouver hotel will vote on deal to end eight-week strike s Colonist

VANCOUVER Workers at a luxury hotel in downtown Vancouver could be back on the job by Wednesday if union members ...

Western Forest Products negotiations break down with striking workers s Colonist

VANCOUVER Western Forest Products Inc. says negotiations with the United Steelworkers union in a long-running coastal B.C. strike ended without ...

Crash and fuel spill from tanker carrying crude prompts B.C. ministry monitoring s Colonist

VICTORIA About three-quarters of the 40,000 litres of crude that spilled in a fiery tanker-truck crash near the B.C.-Alberta boundary ...

The Canadian Army is sending Howitzers to B.C. for avalanche control s Colonist

The military has mobilized, moving large 105-mm Howitzers west from Manitoba. The annual pilgrimage is part of the Canadian Armed ...

Closing arguments begin in legal case over private health care in B.C. s Colonist

VANCOUVER A lawyer arguing in favour of a two-tier health-care system in British Columbia says the government can't legally justify ...

B.C. Liberals table school bus seatbelt bill; NDP says it's waiting on Ottawa s Colonist

VICTORIA British Columbia's Opposition Liberals want seatbelts in all new school buses.Liberal member of the legislature Laurie Throness introduced a ...

B.C. introduces gas price transparency law forcing companies to reveal data s Colonist

It's time to reveal to drivers in British Columbia how the price of gasoline is set, says provincial cabinet minister ...

Great Panther reports second mining fatality in less than two weeks s Colonist

Vancouver-based Great Panther Mining Ltd. says an employee was killed late Sunday at the processing plant of its Coricancha Mine ...

Two hurt, four others rescued, as flames damage Vancouver apartment building s Colonist

VANCOUVER Firefighters had to work quickly to rescue six residents of a burning apartment building in south Vancouver.The blaze broke ...

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U.S. president unexpectedly rattles investors over trade negotiations

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. industrial stocks were weaker on Tuesday. Tech shares made modest gains.U.S. President Donald Trump ...

European Union forecasting surplus for next year's budget

BRUSSELS, Belgium - The European Council and the European Parliament have reached agreement on an EU budget for 2020.The blueprint ...

Japanese share market eases while regional bourses gain

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in the Asia Pacific region on Tuesday were generally stronger, however they took a fall in ...

Reprieve for Chinese telco Huawei, new 90-day waiver

WASHINGTON, DC - Clients and customers of Huawei in the United States have been given another reprieve lasting for ninety ...

U.S. stocks make minor advances Monday, dollar softens further

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks remained in record territory on Monday but the major indices were flat as ...

Saudi oil giant set to become richest company on earth

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - What is being billed in the Saudi kingdom as the "Sale of the Century" - the ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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