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CBSA's most wanted: drugs, sex and terror [Photos]
  • Sun, 08 Oct 2017 20:25

There are hundreds of foreign-born criminals wandering the streets of Canada. Canada stories

Never Steady, Never Still leads Canadian winners at Vancouver International Film Festival 2017
  • Sun, 08 Oct 2017 18:25

VIFF has been celebrating the accomplishments of Canadian filmmakers throughout its 36th edition. The Georgia Straight

'It's not a fight we've won': Vancouver's iconic nuclear war activists renew calls for peace
  • Sun, 08 Oct 2017 14:37

Over 100,000 people took part in the Vancouver peace march of 1986. In this image, thousands of people march across the Burrard Street Bridge while sp...

VIFF 2017: Crowd-pleasing King of Peking even loves its bootleggers
  • Sun, 08 Oct 2017 12:25

There are no bad guys in this affectionate and affecting tale of father-son movie pirates. The Georgia Straight

Ranking the Canadian NHL teams: Who has the best goaltending?
  • Sun, 08 Oct 2017 10:32

In preparation for the Canucks season opener on Saturday night, here's how Vancouver's goalies stack up with the rest of the Canadian teams. The Ge...

Libraries: home of books and porn watching?
  • Sun, 08 Oct 2017 08:30

Viewing hard-core porn in a public library could almost be described as 50 shades of grey zone. Canada stories

Mayor says he wants a plan that puts Vancouver residents at the front of the line for real-estate sales
  • Sun, 08 Oct 2017 06:26

Vancouver mayor Gregor Robertson has said he will be instructing city staff to draft a policy that “prioritizes sales of new homes in multi-family d...

Council of Canadians holding meeting on NAFTA, water, more
  • Sun, 08 Oct 2017 04:31

The P.E.I. chapter of the Council of Canadians will hold a public forum on water, NAFTA and supply management on Tuesday, Oct. 10, at the Rodd Charlot...

The puzzling silence at Shopify
  • Sun, 08 Oct 2017 02:26

At one level it’s easy to see why Shopify adopted a low profile following allegations from Citron Research that its share price is overvalued and ...

Trudeau to apologize Nov. 24 for residential schools in Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Sun, 08 Oct 2017 00:27

It was described as a "double dagger to the heart" when former residential school students from Newfoundland and Labrador were shut out of a national ...

Quebec barber praised for getting on floor to cut hair of young client with autism
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 22:25

A barber from western Quebec is drawing widespread praise for going out of his way to accommodate a young client with autism. Canada stories

New Zealand cops lead to Winnipeg arrest
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 20:28

Another overseas child pornography investigation has concluded with an arrest in Winnipeg. Canada stories

Gurpreet Singh: Stop blaming Jagmeet Singh for Air India bombings
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 18:32

Just because the new NDP leader has raised objections to people getting away with murderous attacks on Sikhs in 1984 does not mean he condones mass ki...

Tim Hortons franchisee group sues parent company Restaurant Brands International
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 16:29

The Tim Hortons brew-ha-ha escalated in court Friday. Canada stories

Board game-themed afternoon tea and evening cocktail version served at Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 14:31

Indulge in fresh scones while you play a game of Connect Four or Risk. The Georgia Straight

Ranking the Canadian NHL Teams: Who has the best forwards?
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 12:32

In preparation for the Canucks season opener on Saturday night, here's how Vancouver's forwards stack up with the rest of the Canadian teams. The...

Jean Swanson: Tax the rich with a Mansion Tax
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 10:33

An independent candidate for Vancouver city council wants the rich to pay more toward housing the poor. The Georgia Straight

’60s Scoop deal to compensate victims, fund reconciliation foundation
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 08:32

OTTAWA — Survivors of a period in the 1960s that saw Indigenous children taken from their homes and placed with non-Indigenous families hope an agre...

Give thanks for cannabis this weekend: 10 reasons to be grateful
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 06:40

This year, when my turn comes around at the thanksgiving table to declare what I’m thankful for, I can’t help but think about how understanding ca...

Las Vegas attack leaves costly wake for uninsured Canadian victims
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 04:30

Sheldon Mack, right, poses for a photo with the off-duty paramedic Jimmy Grovom from his hospital bed in Las Vegas on Wednesday Oct.5, 2017. Mack was ...

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