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Canadian PM Justin Trudeau meets with Cuban students and activists on Tuesday.

Trudeau faces international criticism over statement on Fidel Castro’s death

Trudeau faces criticism over Castro statement

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau meets with Cuban students and activists on Tuesday.
Parts of B.C. will see above normal precipitation this fall and winter.

Regular winter temperatures expected for B.C.

Chilly winter in store for most of Canada.

Parts of B.C. will see above normal precipitation this fall and winter.
The Gray Jay

Smart, tough, friendly: Geographic society bids gray jay as national bird

Following a two-year search, Canada's national bird has been chosen.

The Gray Jay
U.S. president-elect Donald Trump speaks to a campaign rally in Las Vegas

U.S. users flooded Canadian immigration site before crash

The spike in American web traffic happened as presidential election poll results were coming in.

U.S. president-elect Donald Trump speaks to a campaign rally in Las Vegas
The Toronto Stock Market climbed early Wednesday morning.

Toronto stock market climbs after Trump win

Markets worldwide reacted with less volatility than predicted.

The Toronto Stock Market climbed early Wednesday morning.
Trump and Canada: Many ways we may feel aftershocks of stunning U.S. presidential election

Trump and Canada: Many ways we may feel aftershocks of stunning U.S. presidential election

Donald Trump presidential win stuns Canadians, leaders around the world

Trump and Canada: Many ways we may feel aftershocks of stunning U.S. presidential election
UBC students gain new source for naloxone kits

UBC students gain new source for naloxone kits

UBC hospital latest to obtain potentially life-saving take-home drug kits

UBC students gain new source for naloxone kits
Teary RCMP commissioner apologizes, announces harassment suit settlement

Teary RCMP commissioner apologizes, announces harassment suit settlement

'I'm truly sorry': Paulson to female Mounties

Teary RCMP commissioner apologizes, announces harassment suit settlement
Prince William's visit to B.C. draws memories of frenzied 1998 trip

Prince William’s visit to B.C. draws memories of frenzied 1998 trip

Fifteen-year-old prince inspired 'rock star' welcome

Prince William's visit to B.C. draws memories of frenzied 1998 trip
Enterovirus found in 8 B.C. children this summer

Enterovirus found in 8 B.C. children this summer

Officials with B.C. Centre for Disease Control urges precaution

Enterovirus found in 8 B.C. children this summer
Debate over private healthcare in B.C. heads to court next week

Debate over private healthcare in B.C. heads to court next week

Challenge from Dr. Brian Day of the Cambie Surgery Centre in Vancouver to finally be heard

Debate over private healthcare in B.C. heads to court next week
Canada Post, postal union reach tentative deals

Canada Post, postal union reach tentative deals

Two sides avert job action that has loomed for months

Canada Post, postal union reach tentative deals
The union representing postal workers has issued 72-hour strike notice against Canada Post.

Postal workers union give details of job action if no deal is reached Sunday

Talks continue, with rotating overtime ban set to begin Monday if no agreement by midnight Sunday

The union representing postal workers has issued 72-hour strike notice against Canada Post.
Royals to visit Vancouver, Victoria, Kelowna during Canadian visit

Royals to visit Vancouver, Victoria, Kelowna during Canadian visit

Stops in B.C. also include Bella Bella and Haida Gwaii

Royals to visit Vancouver, Victoria, Kelowna during Canadian visit
Shambhala festival crowdfunds for drug-checking machine amid overdose crisis

Shambhala festival crowdfunds for drug-checking machine amid overdose crisis

Organizers want machine that detects many ingredients in one substance.

Shambhala festival crowdfunds for drug-checking machine amid overdose crisis
irtual reality game Pokemon Go is an international gaming sensation.

Pokemon Go officially launches in Canada, virtual reality game crashes app’s servers

Game that gets users out in real life with smartphones had required Canadians to find workarounds before Sunday

irtual reality game Pokemon Go is an international gaming sensation.
B.C. liquor stores allowed to charge for samples

B.C. liquor stores allowed to charge for samples

Stores can now sell booze samples, and in larger sizes

B.C. liquor stores allowed to charge for samples
CBC to broadcast final concert of the Tragically Hip

CBC to broadcast final concert of the Tragically Hip


'A national celebration': CBC to air finale of Tragically Hip's tour in hometown

CBC to broadcast final concert of the Tragically Hip
B.C.'s Education Minister announced on Friday that kids in Grades 6 to 9 will start taking mandatory computing coding classes in 2018.

Kids in Grades 6 to 9 to take mandatory computer coding classes

Coding part of new B.C. curriculum starting in 2018

B.C.'s Education Minister announced on Friday that kids in Grades 6 to 9 will start taking mandatory computing coding classes in 2018.
Tom Mulcair will not stay on as leader of the federal NDP.

NDP rejects Mulcair as leader, votes in support of holding leadership race

NDP rejects Mulcair, votes to seek new leader

Tom Mulcair will not stay on as leader of the federal NDP.