Recently appointed Education Minister Mike Bernier announced a new $1,200 provincial grant for parents who are looking to open a Registered Education Savings Plan for their kids.
The provincial auto insurance company is blaming the rising costs of injury claims as the reason for an application to increase basic rates by 6.7%.
Along with rain comes wet feet, and for Vancouver’s vulnerable homeless community, that can cause serious health concerns.
Twenty-eight straight hours of pinball is how long local pinball wizard Eden Stamm will have to play next week as he attempts to break the Guinness World Record for longest pinball marathon.
Talk about a pain in the butt.
Housing affordability in Vancouver is reaching “the worst levels ever” recorded nationwide, according to a report from the Royal Bank of Canada, which says it’s going to cost three- quarters of the median income now to buy a detached home.
This weekend’s windstorm has forced the closure of Surrey Night Market in Cloverdale for the remainder of this year.
New analysis of a wooden statue pulled from a Russian bog indicates it's older than previously believed — at least 11,000 years old, twice as old as the Egyptian pyramids.
ISIS set four captured Iraqi men on fire by hog-tying them upside down, hanging them from a pole, then burning them alive.
After a severe windstorm caused damage across the Lower Mainland, tearing down trees and flooding streets, it’s estimated that Surrey, Langley, and Coquitlam will be the last regions to get back on the grid.
The province has finally broken down foundation skills assessment results — splitting apart those who wrote the test, and those who didn’t — as fewer students continue to write the oft- criticized standardized tests each year.
BUDAPEST - Hungarian police said on Sunday they had arrested a fifth suspect, a Bulgarian citizen, in connection with the deaths of 71 migrants whose bodies were found in a truck in Austria last week.
An Egyptian court sentenced three Al Jazeera TV journalists to three years in prison on Saturday for operating without a press license and broadcasting material harmful to Egypt, a case that has stirred an international outcry.
Sarah Palin interviewed Donald Trump on Friday on One America News for her show ‘On Point’ on Friday night. Variety.com reported that the website for the small cable network crashed hours before the interviews were set to take place. Little-known One America News Network acknowledged the outage at 3:45 p.m. PT on Friday, citing widespread anticipat
BANGKOK - Police hunting the perpetrators of Thailand's deadliest bombing arrested on Saturday a foreigner they said matched the description of a man who left a bag at the crowded site of a blast in Bangkok nearly two weeks ago.
It's an unlucky time to hit the jackpot in Illinois. The state's budget crisis has frozen millions of dollars in lottery prize payouts, state officials said on Friday.
Tropical Storm Erika threatened Haiti with heavy rain and strong winds on Friday as it swirled across the Caribbean but showed signs of petering out as it headed toward south Florida, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said.
Police have laid two explosives-related charges against a Saskatchewan man who was allegedly threatening to cause harm.
Finland's Santa Claus Office has avoided bankruptcy thanks to the help of a new owner.