The federal government spends five times more per retiree than per person under the age of 45, according to a University of B.C. study.
A B.C. court judge has ruled the mandatory victim surcharge is an unreasonable action against a homeless man who wouldn’t be able to afford the fee.
Students organizing an all-candidates federal election debate at Eric Hamber Secondary are calling out the Liberal and Conservative candidates for not bothering to show up.
Vancouver city planners are pitching the $200-million project to remove the Georgia and Dunsmuir viaducts as the best solution to foster development and allow for seamless traffic into the downtown core — complete with a 13-acre park.
TransLink took 24 hours on a tour of the lost and found office, located at the Stadium—Chinatown Station, to see the top- five items that go missing on transit.
It appears public messaging and education about the negative consequences of bullying may be working — fewer youth surveyed at Abbotsford middle schools reported being victimized this year than a similar survey two years ago.
B.C. business groups lined up Monday to celebrate the Trans-Pacific Partnership, but critics say it will censor the Internet due to the deal’s copyright provisions.
Delta and Richmond farmers fear the proposed removal of the George Massey Tunnel will mean a loss of fresh water to irrigate their crops.
The City of Vancouver is banning anything made of glass — bottles, jars and so on — from the regular drinks container recycling boxes as part of regulatory changes.
A registered care aide at a psychogeriatric facility in Victoria was awarded $35,000 from the BC Human Rights Tribunal after an employer asked her to go to the hospital over her childhood trauma.
Potty training for cows — the benefits are many, but with many farmers assuming dairy cows pee and poop where they stand with little thought to hygiene, the practice hasn’t really taken off.
Don't blame the babysitter, my 11-year-old son is just "sex mad," a dad told a British courtroom deciding on the fate of a 21-year-old woman who had sex with his son, while she was supposed to be watching him.
Somewhere out there, there’s truck driver wondering what happened to the heavy concrete stump he was hauling on his trailer.
TransLink’s current upheaval is being seen as a timely opportunity to talk about the benefits of low-income subsidies like those seen in Calgary and Seattle.
The humorous, character-based food scraps program is being renewed by Metro Vancouver — this time targeting pizza boxes, coffee filters, napkins and paper plates, seafood shells and sauce.
WASHINGTON - U.S. Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump said on Sunday the Middle East would be more stable if Muammar Gaddafi and Saddam Hussein were still in power in Libya and Iraq, saying it's "not even a contest".
Missing cargo ship El Faro, hit by powerful Hurricane Joaquin, was undergoing engine room work before it sank off the Bahamas and one presumed crew member is confirmed dead, the ship's owner said on Monday.
WASHINGTON - The world had been wrecked. An asteroid impact in Mexico compounded by colossal volcanism in India 66 million years ago had killed about three-quarters of Earth's species including the dinosaurs.
Despair in the search for hundreds of people buried in a landslide that swallowed part of a Guatemalan town is so deep that some relatives feel lucky simply to have found the bodies of their loved ones.