US draws tough group for Women's World Cup

...against the Matildas in Winnipeg, Manitoba, the United States faces Sweden on June 12 before traveling to Vancouver, British Columbia, to compete against Nigeria on June 16."As far as playing Pia ? we had a giggle about it this morning that we...

Holiday cards: To share or not to share?

...newsletters connect on a more personal level than an e-card, said Margaret Page, an etiquette coach in Vancouver, British Columbia. She thinks that senders of holiday cards might say too much because they're not connecting closely enough the...

Penguins beat Flames without star Sidney Crosby

...STARS: Owner Tom Gaglardi was fined $140,000 on Friday for polluting a lake during renovations on his Kamloops, British Columbia, vacation property.Gaglardi was found guilty on two counts of harmful alteration of a fish habitat for work done...

Brent McMahon claims win at intermedix Ironman 70.3 Augusta

...jumped ahead early and led throughout to win the sixth annual intermedix Ironman 70.3 Augusta.The Victoria, British Columbia resident claimed first with a time of 3:43:03. He beat Ukrainian Viktor Zyemtsev by seven minutes to win his...

Rangers remain unbeaten against Flyers this season

...manager Pat Quinn before their game against the Washington Capitals on Saturday night.Quinn died in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Sunday following a long illness. He was 71.Quinn played 99 games for Toronto from 1968-1970, coached the...

Ex-Jaguar Patrick Reed to play in match play event

...band and concentrate on his studies.So how did golf get back into the picture? He went on a family holiday to British Columbia, was talked into bringing his clubs and shot 67. He got the bug again and told his father he planned to turn pro...

Post-game party raises eyebrows

VANCOUVER, British Columbia --- Carry on, ladies.Canada's top Olympic official sees...while she's still a few weeks shy of the legal drinking age in British Columbia.Haley Irwin poured champagne into the mouth of Tessa Bonhomme...

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PRINCE GEORGE, British Columbia -- A 30-year-old mystery was solved when the mummified remains...store. Bryon Hill, working on a renovation crew in this central British Columbia town, said he was "totally shocked" to find the mummified...

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Hitting the slopes at Whistler comes with a steep price tag

WHISTLER, British Columbia ---A dozen years ago, a roommate...evergreens and jagged, rocky peaks of British Columbia's Coastal Mountains. When nestled...WHISTLER BLACKCOMB: Whistler, British Columbia, Canada; www.whistlerblackcomb...

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Vancouver: Ethnic food, Stanley Park and raindrops

VANCOUVER, British Columbia - Shake the raindrops off your umbrella, duck into a restaurant...according to Geoffrey Howes, who just stepped down as chairman of the British Columbia Restaurant and Food Services Association. But while opening a...

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