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3 hrs ago | CBC News

Never mind the West, can Justin Trudeau crack Fortress Quebec?

A woman uses her phone to take a photo of herself with Liberal leader Justin Trudeau during the Vancouver Pride Parade in Vancouver, B.C., on Sunday August 3, 2014.

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Madden 15 Gameplay! (So Much Rage!!)

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Tue Aug 19, 2014

CBC News

Kinder Morgan pipeline study allowed on B.C. mountain

This photo shows the neighbourhood of Parkcrest in North Burnaby, with Burnaby Mountain in the background.

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The Asian Pacific Post

City of Vancouver responds to debt question

The City of Vancouver has a dynamic, highly diversified urban economy that is thriving as a result of its global brand, its leading global clusters in the high tech and creative sector, and its role as a global gateway to the Asia Pacific.

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Canada.com

Hundreds of thousands of people jam onto English Bay beaches for fireworks extravaganza

After a sun-drenched Saturday, hundreds of thousands of people poured into downtown Vancouver to see the first night of the Honda Celebration of Light fireworks.

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Canada.com

Metro Vancouver identity thefts lead to string of charges

Users of the social media site Pinterest share photos of tattoos that just may cross the boundaries of good taste.

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Globe and Mail

Two New Yorkers missing in B.C.'s North Shore mountains

The man and woman became separated from a larger group Monday on the Howe Sound Crest trail, a demanding hike between the Cypress Mountain resort in West Vancouver and Porteau Cove, along Howe Sound, north of Vancouver.

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Autoblog

Thieves stealing copper from EV charging stations in Vancouver

In Europe, most EV charging stations don't have a wire permanently attached. Unlike North America, European EV drivers need to carry a cable around with them.

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Langley Advance

Langley hosts Jaguars and MGs

This 1952 MG TD Mark III, owned by Tony and Carole Cohen of West Vancouver, drew a crowd at Douglas Park on Saturday, during the Canadian XK Jaguar Register and Canadian Classic MG Car Club's 45th annual show at Douglas Park.

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Bike Magazine

Photo of the Day: Sterling Lorence

Sterling Lorence resides in Vancouver, British Columbia. His first photographs to make their way past Bike's photo editor were back in 1997.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Sculpture of Capilano president returned to artist in pieces

George Rammell at his workshop in Vancouver where he is reusing and rebuilding the sculpture of president Kris Bulcroft.

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Canada.com

Unique corporate-social partnership creates homes for Vancouver youth

Marijuana legalization activist Marc Emery, who served five years in a U.S. prison for selling marijuana seeds, has returned to Vancouver.

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The Georgia Straight

Fucked Up has a lot of love for Vancouver

It's a time-honoured tradition that a touring band should compliment the city it's playing in, regardless of the musicians' true feelings on the matter.

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SooToday

Racism common at WW1 recruiting stations

Linda Kawamoto Reid, chair of the Japanese Canadian War Memorial Committee, stands for a photograph at the memorial in Stanley Park in Vancouver, B.C., on Tuesday August 5, 2014.

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Canada.com

Another black bear killed in West Vancouver

Marijuana legalization activist Marc Emery, who served five years in a U.S. prison for selling marijuana seeds, has returned to Vancouver.

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Northwest Music Scene

FKA twigs to stop by Seattle and Vancouver, B.C. on international tour.

Surrealist R&B and future pop singer-songwriter Tahliah Barnett, known by her stage name FKA twigs , is set to go out on an international tour supporting her breathtaking debut album LP1 , which came out as recently as August 6th.

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Nor'Wester

Real estate bolsters funds

The Newfoundland and Labrador government owns a shopping mall in North Vancouver with a Cineplex Odeon movie theatre, a Booster Juice and 33 other businesses in it.

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The Georgia Straight

Don't be surprised if Justin 'Drex' Wilcomes brings a bit of Howard Stern to CKNW Radio

At 35, the Australian-born broadcaster is younger than most. He lives in New Westminster, not in an expensive penthouse along Coal Harbour or in an exclusive neighbourhood in West Vancouver.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Vancouver Sun

Alleged Metro Vancouver gang hit man arrested after four years on the lam

Cory Vallee, who had been sought for four years on two counts of murder, one count of attempted murder and three counts of conspiracy to commit murder at the height of the gang war between the UN gang and the Red Scorpions, was arrested in Mexico on Aug. 13 and returned to Metro Vancouver to face trial.

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Canada.com

Intruder leaves a threatening note on a line of butcher knives in Trudeau home

Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau, second left, holds his 5-month-old son Hadrien as his wife Sophie Gregoire, right, talks with their children Xavier and Ella-Grace while attending the B.C. Day Liberal barbeque in Vancouver, B.C., on Monday August 4, 2014.

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CBC News

Polygamy charges against B.C. men raise Charter questions

The criminal trial against two men from a polygamous sect in British Columbia is likely to re-examine whether the ban on multiple marriages violates the right to religious freedom, experts say, despite a court decision three years ago that declared the law constitutional.

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