Type: City
Name: Vancouver
Country: Canada
Latitude: 49.279999
Longitude: -123.129997
population: 1,837,970
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 44 mins ago - 2 reports

Alex Hennessy captures his own holdup at gunpoint on GoPro camera

A Vancouver tourist, who was held up at gunpoint as he bicycled through a Buenos Aires neighbourhood managed to capture the entire incident on his Go-Pro bike-helmet cam."I was on a bike tour in a rough part of Buenos Aires in broad daylight when a thief ... [Published CBC - 44 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 58 mins ago - 4 reports

Tricycle stolen from boy with spina bifida found badly damaged

VANCOUVER, WA (KPTV) -A tricycle stolen from a Vancouver boy who has spina bifida was found along a Vancouver road and turned over to police.Unfortunately, the trike had sustained so much damage, it is no longer usable.The tricycle was stolen late Thursday ... [Published - 58 mins ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

Toronto and Vancouver’s red-hot housing markets aren’t as ‘insane’ as they look says CIBC’s top economist

TORONTO - Move aside Michael Bradley and Jermain Defoe. Dominic Oduro is taking his place on the world stage in the latest "FIFA 15" video game ... ... [Published Canada Standard - 5 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 8 hours ago - 2 reports

Vancouver resident selling a jar of Kevin Spacey’s breath

VANCOUVER – For fans of movie star Kevin Spacey, this may be the ultimate gift.A Vancouver resident is selling what they claim is a jar of Kevin Spacey’s breath.Spacey reportedly breathed into the jar while working on the film American Beauty, which was ... [Published Global News Canada - 8 hours ago]
Entities: Kevin Spacey, Vancouver
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 10 hours ago - 5 reports


A bad news struck the crew of Falling SkiesA security guard had died on Monday night while on set for TNT drama in Vancouver after struck by an unattended truck which rolled down a slope, a source says.The name of the crew member was not released, but ... [Published - 10 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 10 hours ago - 6 reports

New Survey shows three quarters of Metro Vancouver residents want waste incinerator plans delayed

Overwhelming majority support alternative proposal for mixed-waste Material Recovery FacilityVANCOUVER , Sept. 17, 2014 /CNW/ - NextUse Recycling Ltd. ("NextUse"), a Belkorp group company, today published the results of an Abacus Data study of public ... [Published Stockboard Media Inc. - 10 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 6 reports

Police searching for missing Vancouver man who suffers from dementia

VANCOUVER, WA (KPTV) -Vancouver police are asking for the public's help finding a man who went missing Tuesday night.Police say Kinnard Dillard, 79, told his wife he was going shopping around 7 p.m. but never returned to their home on Miami Way.Dillard ... [Published - 11 hours ago]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 2 reports

Falun Gong say amended Vancouver bylaw still violates Charter rights

A Falun Gong practitioner protests outside the Chinese embassy on Granville St in Vancouver on November 3, 2011. (Brett Beadle for The Globe and ... ... [Published Canada Standard - 14 hours ago]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 3 reports

33-year-old's mysterious disappearance

CBC News Vancouver at 6 Jim Iker on tentative deal for teachers RAW Sep 16, 2014 | 15:59B.C. Teachers' Federation president says the union hopes B.C. teachers will vote to ratify the six-year deal ... [Published CBC - 20 hours ago]
Entities: CBC News, Vancouver
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 2 reports

Dalai Lama coming to Vancouver

An all-day presentation on compassion by the Dalai Lama in Vancouver next month will aim to raise one-quarter of the amount needed to bring 229 Tibetans to live in B.C.April Liu, a volunteer with the Tibetan Cultural Society of B.C., said the effort to ... [Published Vancouver 24 Hours - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 13 reports

Qantas to operate Sydney-Vancouver flights in holiday season

Qantas announced on September 16 that it will operate six direct return 747-400 flights between Sydney and Vancouver in January.The airline says the limited series of flights will cater for demand during the North American winter holiday season.The services ... [Published Aviation Business Asia Pacific - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 4 reports

Air Canada to re-launch Vancouver-Osaka route

Email PrintImage by: iStockTargeted at leisure travellers, flights will connect Vancouver with Japan's second largest urban areaAir Canada’s budget wing has an unlikely new destination: Osaka, Japan. From May 1, 2015, Air Canada Rouge will fly up to ... [Published BCBusiness Magazine - Sep 17 2014]


According to Dr. Simone it could mean a cure, "This is groundbreaking and earth shattering to be quite frank. When it comes to patients with lung cancer, this could make advanced lung cancer obsolete. If we can test everyone who is at high risk it can almost be a cure for lung cancer."
"All the people that stop and say hi and agree with what I'm doing and feel inspired, that inspires me and pushes me and it just makes every day easy.  And it's not easy every day.  Yesterday was a great day, a couple of days ago was a nightmare.  But it's just pushing yourself on, knowing that there's people behind you" Ramsay said our route network of winter holiday choices," said Benjamin Smith , Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer at Air Canada.  "Offering world class golf, tennis, arts, culture, entertainment and shopping, Palm Springs joins Las Vegas and Phoenix as three of the top US leisure desert playgrounds served by Air Canada rouge this winter. Air Canada rouge is best suited to compete more cost effectively in these markets where there is both a high leisure travel demand and low-cost competition." tour in a rough part of Buenos Aires in broad daylight when a thief attempted to steal my camera gear at gunpoint," Hennessy wrote on YouTube. "I miraculously happened to be recording with a GoPro on my forehead and captured this amazing piece of footage."

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