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Wanted Langley man found hiding in bush

RCMP have arrested a man wanted for allegedly breaching a no-contact order with his estranged wife and in connection with an alleged attempted murder and arson at a home in Langley on Wednesday.

The endangered Panamanian golden frog has been successfully bred at the Vancouver Aquarium. (DARREN SMY/VANCOUVER AQUARIUM)

Vancouver Aquarium breeds endangered frog

The Vancouver Aquarium has successfully bred the poisonous and brightly coloured Panamanian golden frog as part of a global effort to save it from extinction.

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Change will hurt ESL: educator

Changes to federally funded English-as-a-second-language programs will dramatically decrease educational opportunities for newcomers, says one community college faculty member.

Snowmobiler killed in avalanche

A 36-year-old snowmobiler from Saskatchewan has died after being buried in an avalanche near Blue River, B.C.

George Lucas. (WENN.COM)

George Lucas studio set for Gastown

The company that created the special effects for Star Wars and Jurassic Park, among others, is bringing the action to Gastown.

Vancouver city hall seen here in August 2013. (CARMINE MARINELLI/ 24 HOURS)

Downtown Eastside advocates pan city plan

Downtown Eastside advocates are painting the city’s proposed billion-dollar local area plan as too weak and lacking in housing for low-income people.