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Vancouver Chinese Apology 20180422

"This is an important day for Council and all Vancouverites to come together and recognize historical wrongdoings committed against Chinese people and to build a better future together," said Mayor Gregor Robertson.

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A financial adviser for CIBC says her entire branch was 'disheartened' by a recent report by Canada’s banking regulator, that said it did not find widespread misselling to customers.

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As U.S. and Canadian government policies toward marijuana grow more divergent amid Canada's push for legalization, their stock exchanges have seen a flurry of cross-listing activity from companies eager to snap up investment capital and carve out dominant positions in a growing global market.

Sebastian Woodroffe

Family and friends of a Vancouver Island man believe that he was killed in Peru in an alleged lynching by people who thought he was involved in the shooting death of an 81-year-old traditional healer.

G7 Foreign Meeting 20180422

A gathering of G7 foreign and security ministers got underway in Toronto on a slightly informal note with Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland inviting her counterparts to her home for Sunday brunch.

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Journalist Angel Gahona was fatally shot as he was holding up a cellphone and narrating on Facebook Live about the unrest in Nicaragua over social security reforms.

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An Ontario Liberal MP is facing an allegation of sexual assault following an incident in Halifax early Saturday morning.

Waffle House Shooting

A man who was naked but for a green jacket shot and killed at least four people before a patron snatched his gun and tossed it over the counter at a restaurant near Nashville early Sunday, police said.

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Ellen DeGeneres began a speaking engagement in Calgary on Saturday night by carrying a hockey stick on stage to pay tribute to the victims of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash.

Marc Depatie Timmins police four dead

Investigators believe that the deaths of four people discovered inside a badly burned vehicle in a remote area near Timmins, Ont., were part of a "tragic, violent" event, but believe the incident is "isolated," police said Sunday.

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Funerals have been held and residents of Humboldt where the junior league Broncos are based face the return to their daily routines.

Kaden Young

The mother of three-year-old Kaden Young says the search for her son is over, two months after he was swept into the Grand River near Orangeville, Ont.

Olivia Arevalo Lomas

Authorities in Peru are investigating after an Indigenous spiritual leader was shot to death, a case that local media reports say resulted in the killing of a Canadian citizen in reprisal for the murder.

Facebook Canada

Facebook has said it will join Canada's registry of lobbyists, after questions were raised over whether it is following the rules when it comes to lobbying the government.

PC Optimum card

After getting hit by points theft once again, some PC Optimum members question a fix Loblaws says it has made to help curb the string of thefts plaguing the rewards program.

Liberal Convention 20180421

Grassroots Liberals know what the party needs to stand for in the next election. They made it clear to Justin Trudeau and his government this weekend that they expect the party to continue to push for progressive change, even if it runs counter to the prime minister's own position, and even if it requires more spending than a government wrestling with deficits can afford.

Band rehearsal at Centennial high school in Compton

Compton high schoolers say rapper Kendrick Lamar's Pulitzer is encouraging others in his home community to strive for success.

Centennial Flame Parliament Hill Centre Block Winter

The popular Centennial Flame monument on Parliament Hill has been drawing on natural gas from Western Canada for half a century. But Public Services and Procurement Canada wants a more eco-friendly fuel, and has launched a study to look at alternatives, including electricity and LEDs.

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From local, small-scale designers to huge corporations, it seems everyone wants to be on the sustainable fashion bandwagon. Here are some tips for how the average shopper can get on board.

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President Emmanuel Macron's ambitious goals for reforming France and the European Union haven't changed, but after seeing his approval rating plummet to Donald Trump-like levels, his approach certainly has.

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Polson Avengers

A group of volunteers calling themselves the Polson Avengers have taken on the mission of making Vernon, B.C. residents feel safe in Polson Park.

Plane on Coquihalla Highway April 22 2018

The province's Ministry of Transportation says the pilot had a mechanical failure, but was able to land without incident along the busy highway.

Pro-pipeline

As B.C.'s provincial government prepares to head to court to clarify the province's jurisdiction over the Trans Mountain pipeline, over 100 people rallied in support of the project in the province's northeast Saturday.

Vancouver Chinese Apology 20180422

"This is an important day for Council and all Vancouverites to come together and recognize historical wrongdoings committed against Chinese people and to build a better future together," said Mayor Gregor Robertson.

CIBC

A financial adviser for CIBC says her entire branch was 'disheartened' by a recent report by Canada’s banking regulator, that said it did not find widespread misselling to customers.

York House school

The Fraser Institute has released its rankings for elementary and secondary schools in B.C. — but one educator have criticized them as misleading.

Sebastian Woodroffe

Family and friends of a Vancouver Island man believe that he was killed in Peru in an alleged lynching by people who thought he was involved in the shooting death of an 81-year-old traditional healer.

Stanley Park swamp

The new Earth Day art piece, The Wetland Project, studies an environmental soundscape using recorded sounds that emanate from a marsh near Cliffside Road on Saturna Island, B.C.

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Matthew Senn was picked on at school for being different but it wasn’t until the end of high school that he was diagnosed with Asperger's, a form of autism.

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Vancouver homicide detectives have arrested a suspect in connection with an assault that lead to the death of Dam Minh Huu, 55, of Vancouver early on Sunday.

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Hollywood's go-to posture specialist says slouchers need to re-educate their bodies.

Relaxed perfomances

The concept helps break down barriers for people with verbal tics, sensory sensitivities or other conditions that make it difficult to sit still or be quiet for the duration of a performance.

Airbnb listing North Vancouver

A pair of recent small claims court battles highlight the uphill battle for condo owners caught using their units as Airbnb rentals.

Paul Wong

Vancouver artist Paul Wong is launching a year-long project called Occupying Chinatown, starting the same day that the City of Vancouver will issue a formal apology for historic discrimination against Chinese-Canadians on Sunday.

Olivia Arevalo Lomas

Authorities in Peru are investigating after an Indigenous spiritual leader was shot to death, a case that local media reports say resulted in the killing of a Canadian citizen in reprisal for the murder.

BURNABY WAREHOUSE FIRE APRIL 22 2018

A wood and metal fabrication shop on Still Creek Drive is left with damage after a piece of equipment caught fire overnight.

Vancouver Sun Run group running picture

More than 41,000 runners will converge on downtown Vancouver starting at 9:00 a.m. PT Sunday. There will be various road closures from 5:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Teen Overdose 20180421

The parents of a Victoria teen who died Friday from an accidental overdose say they felt trapped by a medical system that didn't give them a say in their son's painkiller prescriptions.

Flood waters near Oliver B.C.

Officials in the southern Okanagan are bracing for "biblical" flooding as a higher-than-usual snowpack begins to melt, prompting residents to flee from their homes.

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The Texas-based vice-president of a company hoping to cash in on Canada's biggest pipeline projects wants to stop a hearing that could see him barred from crossing the border because of a past conviction for bribing Nigerian officials.

Sports News

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Canada won the team show jumping competition at the Longines Nations' Cup in Coapexpan, Mexico on Sunday. The Nations' Cup in Coapexpan was the second of three qualifying events in the North and Central America and Caribbean League for the Longines Nations' Cup final.

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Mattias Ekholm ignited the offence early with the first goal by a Nashville defenseman in the series, Pekka Rinne stopped 22 shots and the top-seeded Predators advanced to the second round with a 5-0 victory over the Colorado Avalanche in Game 6 on Sunday night.

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Mohamed Salah has been voted player of the year by his fellow professionals in English football in recognition of an incredible scoring return to the Premier League with Liverpool.

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The Toronto Raptors saw their playoff series lead disappear on Sunday. Bradley Beal scored 31 points, while John Wall had 27, and the Washington Wizards beat Toronto 106-98 to tie their opening-round Eastern Conference series at two games apiece.

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Connor Hellebuyck's back-to-back shutouts in Games 4 and 5 highlighted the Winnipeg Jets' impressive opening round of the Stanley Cup playoffs in which they eliminated the Minnesota Wild in five games.

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LeBron James scored 32 points and combined with Kyle Korver for all but two of Cleveland's final 13 points as the Cavaliers escaped with a 104-100 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Sunday to even the first-round series at two games apiece.

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Jake Guentzel scored four straight goals to help send the two-time defending Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins into the next round with an 8-5 win over the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 6 on Sunday.

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Vancouver Canucks right-winger Brock Boeser, New York Islanders centre Mathew Barzal and Arizona Coyotes centre Clayton Keller were named the three finalists for the Calder Memorial Trophy on Sunday by the NHL.

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Luis Severino pitched three-hit ball over seven innings, prized prospect Gleyber Torres went 0 for 4 in his big league debut and the youthful New York Yankees beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-1 on Sunday.

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The Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Boston Bruins 4-3 in Game 5 of their Eastern Conference quarter-final series on Saturday. Toronto held a 4-1 lead 11:55 into the second period and hung on to cut Boston's advantage in the series to 3-2, and force Game 6 on Monday at the Air Canada Centre.

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Canada’s Sarah Pavan and Melissa Humana-Paredes won gold at the Xiamen Open, defeating USA’s Brittany Hochevar and Kelly Claes, 2-0 (21-19, 21-14) on Sunday.

Eugenie Bouchard Fed Cup Canada Ukraine

Even with a rash of injuries, Canada's Fed Cup squad found a way to defeat Ukraine.

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Marc-Andre Fleury never believed the expansion Vegas Golden Knights were a team built just for the future, and that losing would be acceptable because it was the inaugural season.

Nick Rawsthorne Toronto Wolfpack Rugby League

Nick Rawsthorne scored the go-ahead try and the Toronto Wolfpack survived a furious comeback from the Barrow Raiders to win 16-12 in the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup on Sunday.

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Rafael Nadal won a record 31st Masters title after beating Kei Nishikori 6-3, 6-2 in the Monte Carlo Masters final on Sunday.

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The hottest-ever London Marathon featured a Kenyan double as Eliud Kipchoge swept to a third victory in front of Buckingham Palace joining Vivian Cheruiyot who won the women's race on Sunday.

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Megan Lukan scored a try and added a conversion in the 10th minute as Canada downed host Japan 33-14 on Sunday to finish the Kitakyushu stop of women's HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series in 11th place.

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The Toronto Raptors' second unit was so strong in the regular season that the team ran a tongue-in-cheek social media campaign suggesting their entire "bench mob" win the NBA's sixth man of the year award.

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White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar suffered a brain hemorrhage while in the dugout during a game Friday night, and is in stable but critical condition.

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Former Blue Jays slugger Jose Bautista is gambling on himself by signing a minor-league deal with the Atlanta Braves. And judging by the 37-year-old's history of perseverence, it's likely a safe bet.

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