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President of Brazilian Olympic Committee arrested

President of Brazilian Olympic Committee arrested

Investigation continues into a vote-buying scheme to bring the Olympics to Rio de Janeiro.

President of Brazilian Olympic Committee arrested
Smuggling snakes in socks over border

Smuggling snakes in socks over border

An Ontario man admits to smuggling snakes in his socks across the Canada-U.S. border.

Smuggling snakes in socks over border
Canucks acquire Pouliot from Penguins

Canucks acquire Pouliot from Penguins

Vancouver hopes new defenceman can learn under new head coach Travis Green

Canucks acquire Pouliot from Penguins
Expert says put aside politics to act on drugs

Expert says put aside politics to act on drugs

Expert calls on Liberals, Tories and the NDP to join forces to aid in overdose crisis.

Expert says put aside politics to act on drugs
BEST DRESSED: Hudson’s Bay Co. unveils kit for Pyeongchang Olympics

BEST DRESSED: Hudson’s Bay Co. unveils kit for Pyeongchang Olympics

Mitten sales have contributed more than $30 million to the Canadian Olympic Foundation

BEST DRESSED: Hudson’s Bay Co. unveils kit for Pyeongchang Olympics
Uber is still not available in B.C. (Katya Slepian/Black Press)

NDP tap brakes on ride sharing despite election promises

Transportation Minister Claire Trevena says government can’t pinpoint the timing of policy

Uber is still not available in B.C. (Katya Slepian/Black Press)
Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr. (Canadian Press photo)

Feds keen to see Trans Mountain pipeline built

Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr says its the safest way to transport oil

Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr. (Canadian Press photo)
The Elephant Hill wildfire was one of several this summer that contributed to the worst fire season ever recorded in B.C. (KTW file photo).

Inmates play vital role in managing B.C.’s worst-ever wildfire season

Prisoners from Maple Ridge, Nanaimo and Prince George helped out

The Elephant Hill wildfire was one of several this summer that contributed to the worst fire season ever recorded in B.C. (KTW file photo).
Music in NHL locker-rooms a balancing act

Music in NHL locker-rooms a balancing act

Rookies don’t get a shot at the speakers

Music in NHL locker-rooms a balancing act
Tara Roe Smith, 34, is the fourth Canadian killed in the Las Vegas shooting. (Canadian Press photo)

Fourth Canadian confirmed dead in Vegas shooting

34-year old Alberta woman was in Vegas on a holiday with her husband

Tara Roe Smith, 34, is the fourth Canadian killed in the Las Vegas shooting. (Canadian Press photo)
The Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center in Los Vegas on the day following the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. (Reddit)

Vegas hospitals caring for hundreds of wounded from shooting

Every bed was filled at hospitals across the U.S. city

The Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center in Los Vegas on the day following the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. (Reddit)
Hockey-loving Canadians build elaborate backyard rinks

Hockey-loving Canadians build elaborate backyard rinks

But all you need is ice, says one expert

Hockey-loving Canadians build elaborate backyard rinks
Equifax says only 8,000 Canadians affected by data breach

Equifax says only 8,000 Canadians affected by data breach

100,000 Canadians had originally thought to be affected

Equifax says only 8,000 Canadians affected by data breach
U.S. files second trade complaint over B.C. wine in grocery stores

U.S. files second trade complaint over B.C. wine in grocery stores

Issue of selling wine, beer and spirits in Canada has been a flashpoint for American producers

U.S. files second trade complaint over B.C. wine in grocery stores
Premiers to talk tax changes with Morneau

Premiers to talk tax changes with Morneau

Finance Minister Bill Morneau to talk tax reforms at first ministers’ meeting

Premiers to talk tax changes with Morneau
First Nation court challenge of pipeline begins

First Nation court challenge of pipeline begins

First Nation groups continuie their fight against the expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline

First Nation court challenge of pipeline begins
Charges officially laid in Edmonton truck attack

Charges officially laid in Edmonton truck attack

Abdulahi Hasan Sharif faces multiple charges, including five counts of attempted murder.

Charges officially laid in Edmonton truck attack
Former astronaut Julie Payette sworn in as Canada’s 29th Governor General

Former astronaut Julie Payette sworn in as Canada’s 29th Governor General

Mother, an athlete, a pilot, a scientist and someone who “went where very few others had dared to go’

Former astronaut Julie Payette sworn in as Canada’s 29th Governor General
UPDATED: 58 killed in mass shooting in Las Vegas

UPDATED: 58 killed in mass shooting in Las Vegas

President Trump speaks on the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history

UPDATED: 58 killed in mass shooting in Las Vegas
Suspect facing terrorism charges in Edmonton truck attack investigated in 2015

Suspect facing terrorism charges in Edmonton truck attack investigated in 2015

RCMP say the man is a Somali refugee who’s expressed extremist views

Suspect facing terrorism charges in Edmonton truck attack investigated in 2015