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Protesters are joined by NDP MLAs at a rally in front of the B.C. legislature against a charge for bus passes introduced along with an increase in disability assistance, March 2016. (Tom Fletcher/Black Press)

UPDATE: NDP adds $52 for disability transportation

Monthly payment can be used for transit, rides from friend

Protesters are joined by NDP MLAs at a rally in front of the B.C. legislature against a charge for bus passes introduced along with an increase in disability assistance, March 2016. (Tom Fletcher/Black Press)
UPDATED: 58 killed in mass shooting in Las Vegas

UPDATED: 58 killed in mass shooting in Las Vegas

President Trump speaks on the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history

UPDATED: 58 killed in mass shooting in Las Vegas
Suspect facing terrorism charges in Edmonton truck attack investigated in 2015

Suspect facing terrorism charges in Edmonton truck attack investigated in 2015

RCMP say the man is a Somali refugee who’s expressed extremist views

Suspect facing terrorism charges in Edmonton truck attack investigated in 2015
Facebook to turn over Russia-linked ads

Facebook to turn over Russia-linked ads

Social media giant is expected to meet with Congress Monday

Facebook to turn over Russia-linked ads
Jagmeet Singh chosen as new leader of federal NDP

Jagmeet Singh chosen as new leader of federal NDP

Singh won with a more than 20,000 vote lead

Jagmeet Singh chosen as new leader of federal NDP
UPDATED: Victim of Langley crash was not wearing seatbelt, police say (with video)

UPDATED: Victim of Langley crash was not wearing seatbelt, police say (with video)

Single vehicle crash Sunday morning on 208 Street claims life of 17-year-old

UPDATED: Victim of Langley crash was not wearing seatbelt, police say (with video)
Trump puts NFL players on notice: Stand for national anthem

Trump puts NFL players on notice: Stand for national anthem

U.S. president has been outspoken against football players kneeling

Trump puts NFL players on notice: Stand for national anthem
(Blazingcatfur/Twitter)
(Blazingcatfur/Twitter)
OJ Simpson. (Canadian Press photo)

OJ Simpson freed from Nevada prison after serving 9 years

The former NFL player was serving time for a botched hotel-room heist in Las Vegas

OJ Simpson. (Canadian Press photo)
Students of all ages wore orange in recognition of Orange Shirt Day in Williams Lake. (Black Press files)

B.C. announces funding for First Nations, Metis family agencies

Funding stems from Grand Chief Ed John’s 2016 report on Indigenous child welfare

Students of all ages wore orange in recognition of Orange Shirt Day in Williams Lake. (Black Press files)
UPDATED: 12-vehicle accident causes delays on Port Mann bridge

UPDATED: 12-vehicle accident causes delays on Port Mann bridge

Two lanes eastbound and one westbound are blocked as emergency personnel clear up the accident.

UPDATED: 12-vehicle accident causes delays on Port Mann bridge
Phuong Nguyen, right, originally from Vietnam, is greeted by Oceanside RCMP Staff Sgt. Marc Pelletier after receiving her Canadian citizenship certificate. (Black Press Files)

New citizenship oath to include reference to treaties with Indigenous Peoples

It’s the 94th and final recommendation of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission

Phuong Nguyen, right, originally from Vietnam, is greeted by Oceanside RCMP Staff Sgt. Marc Pelletier after receiving her Canadian citizenship certificate. (Black Press Files)
Air France plane forced to land in Canada due to ‘serious damage’ to engine

Air France plane forced to land in Canada due to ‘serious damage’ to engine

Passengers nervously joked to one another as they tried to make sense of the commotion

Air France plane forced to land in Canada due to ‘serious damage’ to engine
UPDATE: Cyclist dies after collision on Chilliwack road

UPDATE: Cyclist dies after collision on Chilliwack road

Driver of pick-up truck administered first aid until help arrived

  • Sep 30, 2017
UPDATE: Cyclist dies after collision on Chilliwack road
The Ministry of Forests announced Friday it is putting vehicle restrictions in place for areas impacted by the Elephant Hill, Chilcotin Plateau and Hanceville-Riske Creek fires to protect wildlife. Monica Lamb-Yorski photo

Vehicle restrictions in place to protect big game in wildfire areas

Ministry implements vehicle restrictions in areas impacted by fires to protect wildlife

The Ministry of Forests announced Friday it is putting vehicle restrictions in place for areas impacted by the Elephant Hill, Chilcotin Plateau and Hanceville-Riske Creek fires to protect wildlife. Monica Lamb-Yorski photo
VIDEO: After hiking twice, ‘no predetermined path’ for rates from here: Poloz

VIDEO: After hiking twice, ‘no predetermined path’ for rates from here: Poloz

Bank of Canada says it’s been a ‘tough go’ for young people in the recovery from the financial crisis

VIDEO: After hiking twice, ‘no predetermined path’ for rates from here: Poloz
The FNHA version of Pharmacare, called “Plan W,” will be slightly different than that of the rest of the province. (Pexels)

143,000 First Nations to switch to tailored B.C. Pharmacare plan

FNHA clients who need prescription medications will have to provide their status card and care card

The FNHA version of Pharmacare, called “Plan W,” will be slightly different than that of the rest of the province. (Pexels)
Former Spuzzum band manager sentenced for stealing $140,000

Former Spuzzum band manager sentenced for stealing $140,000

Sandra Andrew forced to repay $40,000, given 15-month condition sentence and probation

Former Spuzzum band manager sentenced for stealing $140,000
Ryan Armstrong of Burnaby pleaded guilty Sept. 29 to killing Victoria Heppner, whose body was found March 29, 2016 near Stave Lake in Mission.

Man pleads guilty to killing woman, burning and dumping body near Mission

Ryan Jack Armstrong of Burnaby pleads guilty to manslaughter of Victoria Heppner

Ryan Armstrong of Burnaby pleaded guilty Sept. 29 to killing Victoria Heppner, whose body was found March 29, 2016 near Stave Lake in Mission.
B.C. woman singing O Canada at Seahawks game to kneel after U.S. anthem

B.C. woman singing O Canada at Seahawks game to kneel after U.S. anthem

Arielle Tuliao says she broke down in tears after the Seattle Seahawks contacted her to sing

B.C. woman singing O Canada at Seahawks game to kneel after U.S. anthem
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