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Tim Hortons franchisee group files new lawsuit against parent company

Tim Hortons franchisee group files new lawsuit against parent company

Tim Hortons called the lawsuit “unfounded,” in a statement by its media relations team

Tim Hortons franchisee group files new lawsuit against parent company
B.C. in desperate need of a win, Lions set to host Ottawa Redblacks

B.C. in desperate need of a win, Lions set to host Ottawa Redblacks

Even if B.C. sweeps the club’s final five games, it still might not be enough to make the post-season

B.C. in desperate need of a win, Lions set to host Ottawa Redblacks
Chief Marcia Brown Martel sings outside the parliament buildings following a government news conference announcing a compensation package for indigenous victims of the sixties scoop, in Ottawa on Friday, October 6, 2017. (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press)

’60s Scoop deal to compensate victims, fund reconciliation foundation

Provinces and territories are also working on resolving remaining litigation

Chief Marcia Brown Martel sings outside the parliament buildings following a government news conference announcing a compensation package for indigenous victims of the sixties scoop, in Ottawa on Friday, October 6, 2017. (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press)
469 bears destroyed in B.C. this year

469 bears destroyed in B.C. this year

Conservation officers had to euthanize approximately one bear in every 30 complaints.

469 bears destroyed in B.C. this year
B.C. experiments with ‘Lego block’ housing in fight against homelessness

B.C. experiments with ‘Lego block’ housing in fight against homelessness

Up to 600 more units planned for Vancouver with help of $66 million from the provincial government

B.C. experiments with ‘Lego block’ housing in fight against homelessness
Canada adds jobs for 10th straight month with boost in full-time work

Canada adds jobs for 10th straight month with boost in full-time work

The survey detected a gain of 10,800 paid employee jobs

Canada adds jobs for 10th straight month with boost in full-time work
Sobbing Amanda Lindhout tells of abduction as kidnapping trial begins

Sobbing Amanda Lindhout tells of abduction as kidnapping trial begins

Ali Omar Ader, a 40-year-old Somalian national, has pleaded not guilty to hostage-taking

Sobbing Amanda Lindhout tells of abduction as kidnapping trial begins
President of Brazilian Olympic Committee arrested

President of Brazilian Olympic Committee arrested

Investigation continues into a vote-buying scheme to bring the Olympics to Rio de Janeiro.

President of Brazilian Olympic Committee arrested
Smuggling snakes in socks over border

Smuggling snakes in socks over border

An Ontario man admits to smuggling snakes in his socks across the Canada-U.S. border.

Smuggling snakes in socks over border
Canucks acquire Pouliot from Penguins

Canucks acquire Pouliot from Penguins

Vancouver hopes new defenceman can learn under new head coach Travis Green

Canucks acquire Pouliot from Penguins
Vancouver considered in World Cup bid

Vancouver considered in World Cup bid

Four Canadian cities are up against 25 from the U.S. and three from Mexico

Vancouver considered in World Cup bid
Expert says put aside politics to act on drugs

Expert says put aside politics to act on drugs

Expert calls on Liberals, Tories and the NDP to join forces to aid in overdose crisis.

Expert says put aside politics to act on drugs
A fire in Vancouver Wednesday morning. (Jason_Tse/Twitter)

Vancouver industrial fire sparks evacuation of neighbouring dog kennel

No dogs were injured in the Olympic Village fire

A fire in Vancouver Wednesday morning. (Jason_Tse/Twitter)
BEST DRESSED: Hudson’s Bay Co. unveils kit for Pyeongchang Olympics

BEST DRESSED: Hudson’s Bay Co. unveils kit for Pyeongchang Olympics

Mitten sales have contributed more than $30 million to the Canadian Olympic Foundation

BEST DRESSED: Hudson’s Bay Co. unveils kit for Pyeongchang Olympics
Whitecaps’ Yordy Reyna gets Peru call-up

Whitecaps’ Yordy Reyna gets Peru call-up

Whitecaps midfielder Yordy Reyna gets Peru call-up for World Cup qualifying

Whitecaps’ Yordy Reyna gets Peru call-up
Uber is still not available in B.C. (Katya Slepian/Black Press)

NDP tap brakes on ride sharing despite election promises

Transportation Minister Claire Trevena says government can’t pinpoint the timing of policy

Uber is still not available in B.C. (Katya Slepian/Black Press)
Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr. (Canadian Press photo)

Feds keen to see Trans Mountain pipeline built

Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr says its the safest way to transport oil

Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr. (Canadian Press photo)
The Elephant Hill wildfire was one of several this summer that contributed to the worst fire season ever recorded in B.C. (KTW file photo).

Inmates play vital role in managing B.C.’s worst-ever wildfire season

Prisoners from Maple Ridge, Nanaimo and Prince George helped out

The Elephant Hill wildfire was one of several this summer that contributed to the worst fire season ever recorded in B.C. (KTW file photo).
Music in NHL locker-rooms a balancing act

Music in NHL locker-rooms a balancing act

Rookies don’t get a shot at the speakers

Music in NHL locker-rooms a balancing act
Tara Roe Smith, 34, is the fourth Canadian killed in the Las Vegas shooting. (Canadian Press photo)

Fourth Canadian confirmed dead in Vegas shooting

34-year old Alberta woman was in Vegas on a holiday with her husband

Tara Roe Smith, 34, is the fourth Canadian killed in the Las Vegas shooting. (Canadian Press photo)