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People who claim their are too injured to work are getting caught doing high-flying activities. FOTOLIA

ICBC looking at your action photos

Almost half of all ICBC fraud investigations now involve investigators combing the Internet to find evidence — often for obvious and easy-to-find photos and video — showing claimants were lying.

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Teacher fired over drunken texts to student

A B.C. teacher will have her teaching certificate pulled after she was caught sending about 50 drunken messages to a teenaged student she had a crush on — and then tried to flip it around by claiming that he was the one flirting with her.

Inmates' relatives stand outside the Topo Chico prison in Monterrey, Mexico, February 11, 2016. Dozens of people were killed in a riot in a prison in northeastern Mexico early on Thursday, local media reported, the just days ahead of a planned visit by Pope Francis to another prison near in Mexico's far north. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Dozens killed in prison riot in Mexico: Reports

MONTERREY, Mexico - Dozens of people were killed in a riot and blaze at an overcrowded prison in the northeastern Mexican city of Monterrey early on Thursday, local media reported, days ahead of a planned visit by Pope Francis to another prison in Mexicos far north.

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Kwikwetlem taking title claim to Supreme Court

Concerned that its voice isn’t being heard in planning for future development of the Coquitlam River watershed area, the Kwikwetlem First Nation filed an Aboriginal title and rights claim in the Supreme Court of Canada on Wednesday.

Intersections are where the majority of pedestrian-related crashes occur. FILE PHOTO, 24 HOURS

Steady climb seen in pedestrian fatalities

Pedestrians are becoming involved in an increasing number of serious injuries and deaths resulting from motor vehicle crashes. In fact, these types of incidents are among the only road safety outcomes identified in a recent B.C. government report to have worsened over the past 10 years.

Mayor Gregor Robertson welcomes new TransLink CEO Kevin Desmond (right). Michael Mui, 24 hours

Better way to roll out Compass: New CEO

Newly hired TransLink CEO Kevin Desmond suggested on Wednesday the transit authority took a wrong turn when it decided to roll out the Compass Card in staged phases two years ago.

John Feit, 83, is shown in this Maricopa County Sheriff's Office (MCSO) photo tweeted after his arrest in Arizona on February 9, 2016. Feit, a former Catholic priest has been charged with a murder more than half a century ago where he is suspected of beating, raping and killing a 25-year-old beauty queen in south Texas shortly after taking her last confession, authorities said on February 10, 2016. REUTERS/MCSO/Handout via Reuters

Former priest charged in 1960 rape, murder

DALLAS - A former Catholic priest has been charged in a 55-year-old murder case in which he is suspected of beating and raping a beauty queen in south Texas shortly after taking her last confession, authorities said on Wednesday.

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia speaks at an event sponsored by the Federalist Society at the New York Athletic Club in New York Oct. 13, 2014. REUTERS/Darren Ornitz

Antonin Scalia dead at 79

Conservative U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has died, setting up a major political showdown between President Barack Obama and the Republican-controlled Senate over who will replace him just months before a presidential election.

An aircraft belonging to Daallo Airlines is parked at the Aden Abdulle international airport after making an emergency landing following a bomb explosion inside the plane, in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, in this Feb. 3, 2016 file photo. REUTERS/Feisal Omar/Files

Al-Shabaab claims responsibility for plane blast

Somalia's al-Shabaab insurgents said on Saturday they were responsible for a blast that punched a hole in the fuselage of a plane last week that the government said was caused by a bomb meant to kill everyone on board.

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Girl, 14, pleads guilty to helping kill mother

A Pennsylvania teenager pleaded guilty on Thursday to first-degree murder in the killing of her mother last year and was sentenced to spend at least 35 years in prison after agreeing to testify against her former boyfriend, prosecutors said.