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19 hrs ago | Canada.com

NPA announces rest of council candidates for Nov. 15 Vancouver election

The Vancouver Sun launches Wine Critic for your smartphone, tablet and desktop computer, featuring wine picks, tips, videos, advice on food pairings and more from our expert Anthony Gismondi.

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Related Topix: Computers, Canada

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Burnaby Now

Tax game a dangerous one for politicians

Other than beautiful scenery and having the same monarch, B.C. and Australia don't have much in common.

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Related Topix: Canada, Tax, Opinion

The Georgia Straight

Dermod Travis: For everything else, there's the government purchase card

Bev Oda, former federal minister responsible for the Canadian International Development Agency, knows it well.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

CKNW News Talk 980

Integrity BC says Premier's office dropping big bucks on airfare

Integrity BC says the Premier's office is is using the taxpayer credit card much more than her predecessor, especially when it comes to airfare.

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Related Topix: Canada

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Canada.com

Rookie Vancouver candidate has lots to learn, says former mayor

Ukraine said a passenger plane carrying 295 people was shot down Thursday as it flew over the country, and both the government and the pro-Russia separatists fighting in the region denied any responsibility for downing the plane.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Canada

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Canada.com

Don Cayo: Provincial sales tax horror stories a thing of the past

'Problems with the PST today are nothing like 10 years ago,' says Laura Jones of the Canadian Federation of Independent Business VANCOUVER - A few bugs and backlogs surfaced, as you might expect, following the transition 15 months ago from B.C.'s business-friendly HST back to the more burdensome PST.

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The Globe and Mail

Bill Good's retirement from CKNW leaves gap in B.C. talk-radio landscape

Talk show host Bill Good welcomes B.C. Liberal leader Gordon Campbell prior to a radio interview in December 2000.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News,

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Surrey Leader

A brief history of B.C. treaty talks

A few weeks before the landmark decision declaring aboriginal title proven by the Tsilhqot'in Nation, I picked up a used university textbook that looked like a handy reference.

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Related Topix: Canada, Opinion

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Globe and Mail

B.C. lawyers protest lack of funding for legal aid

Lawyers gather outside a Vancouver courthouse on Monday to protest the underfunding of legal aid.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

24 Hours

Ex-premier gets climate credit

Former premier Gordon Campbell is being credited for spearheading B.C. emissions targets that have recently been met.

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Prince George Citizen

Changing the lay of the land

The path ahead for Enbridge's Northern Gateway pipeline project and other resource development proposal became even more convoluted last week after the Supreme Court of Canada reshaped B.C. with a momentous decision on aboriginal land title.

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Related Topix: Canada, Opinion

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Globe and Mail

Why Kathleen Wynne's win isn't so surprising after all

David McLaughlin was chief of staff to former prime minister Brian Mulroney, federal finance minister Jim Flaherty and New Brunswick premier Bernard Lord.

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Related Topix: Canada, Recreational Vehicle, Coleman

Sat Jun 28, 2014

CBC News

Rob Ford returns: 5 post-scandal political comeback attempts

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford speaks at his campaign launch party in Toronto on April 17. Municipal elections are being held in Ontario on Oct. 27. The storyline in a typical political comeback often starts with wrongdoing, then moves to an admission of guilt, then an apology and then the rocky road to redemption.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Canada, Prison

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