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Former Canucks coach Pat Quinn passed away on Sunday

Canucks legend Pat Quinn dies at 71; ‘We have lost a great man’ says Linden

Quinn died at VGH on Sunday night. He famously coached Vancouver to a Stanley Cup Final in 1994 and Team Canada to Olympic gold in 2002.

Former Canucks coach Pat Quinn passed away on Sunday
Beautiful B.C.

VIDEO: Destination BC’s new ad campaign promotes province’s ‘Wild Within’

In a new, 3-minute YouTube video, B.C.'s tourism bureau kicks off its Super, Natural British Columbia campaign...

Beautiful B.C.
A Canadian honour guard was shot and killed at Ottawa's National War Memorial on Wednesday morning

VIDEO: Witnesses describe scene at Parliament Hill; Raw footage of Ottawa shootings

One witness – nearby worker Scott Walsh – says the gunman right by him, no more than five feet away, after the first shots were fired.

A Canadian honour guard was shot and killed at Ottawa's National War Memorial on Wednesday morning
The Infiniti-Red Bull pit crew readies a race car to return to action during the 2014 F1 Belgian Grand Prix.

Driveway: Touring England’s Infiniti-Red Bull factory; The Topless Fiat 500C; 4 Classic Cars under $25,000

This week, editor Keith Morgan shares his photos from a tour of the Infiniti-Red Bull factory, and his week at the 2014 Belgian Grand Prix.

The Infiniti-Red Bull pit crew readies a race car to return to action during the 2014 F1 Belgian Grand Prix.
A standard bedroom at Lisbon's Home Hostel

Why You Should Stay In a Hostel In Europe, Not a Hotel

Cities like Lisbon, Budapest, and Krakow have turned to hosting clean, stylish hostels to entice frugal young travellers.

A standard bedroom at Lisbon's Home Hostel
Staff from the Surrey Leader newspaper take the Ice Bucket Challenge

Watch Black Press newsrooms take the hilariously hope-filled Ice Bucket Challenge

The viral fundraiser – which has raised over $100 million for ALS research and awareness – has been completed by several newsrooms to date

Staff from the Surrey Leader newspaper take the Ice Bucket Challenge
Bus rolls over south of Merritt; 5 critically injured

Bus rolls over south of Merritt; 5 critically injured

A tour bus carrying 56 passengers crashed about 30 km south of Merritt on Thursday at 3 p.m.

Bus rolls over south of Merritt; 5 critically injured
Tim Hortons has been purchases by Burger King

VIDEO: Burger King, Tim Hortons join forces to form world’s 3rd largest fast food company

The iconic Canadian coffee chain eyes expansion into the United States, where it currently only has 866 of its 4,546 stores.

Tim Hortons has been purchases by Burger King
Canadian Tire executives completed the Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS in frigid Frobisher Bay

VIDEO: Canadian Tire, Leonardo DiCaprio head north for the Ice Bucket Challenge

Olympians Kaillie Humphries, Charles Hamelin, and Hayley Wickenheiser assisted Canadian Tire, while DiCaprio challenged Stephen Harper...

Canadian Tire executives completed the Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS in frigid Frobisher Bay
The Mount Polley Mine breach has resulted in a water ban in the affected areas

VIDEO: Imperial Metals president faces Likely, B.C. residents after Mount Polley mine breach

The company's president Brian Kynoch faced the music from residents affected by a water ban of the Quesnel and Cariboo Rivers.

The Mount Polley Mine breach has resulted in a water ban in the affected areas
President Barack Obama speaks in front of the Interstate 495 bridge over the Christina River near Wilmington

The World Reports on Malaysian Airlines crash over Ukraine

An attack on Thursday killed all 298 passengers traveling on the jet, including one Canadian – a 24-year-old studying in Romania.

President Barack Obama speaks in front of the Interstate 495 bridge over the Christina River near Wilmington
William Shatner rides along in the opening parade for the 2014 Calgary Stampede.

Calgary Stampede: ‘The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth’ opens for 102nd year (VIDEO)

The Stampede opened in Calgary on Friday, one year after flooding threatened to shutdown the century-long outdoor exhibition.

William Shatner rides along in the opening parade for the 2014 Calgary Stampede.
Oscar winner Juliette Binoche stars in 'Words and Pictures' as an artist and art teacher who struggles in love and with arthritis.

In Theatres: Clive Owen and Juliette Binoche in ‘Words and Pictures’

Also out this weekend: Eric Bana in 'Deliver Us From Evil' and an indie film called 'Gerontophilia'.

Oscar winner Juliette Binoche stars in 'Words and Pictures' as an artist and art teacher who struggles in love and with arthritis.
This year

Should Canada Day always be on a Monday? (VIDEO)

This year, July 1 falls on a Tuesday – meaning Canadians will either take a four-day weekend or awkwardly work Monday...

This year
BC Lions quarterback Travis Lulay gets set to let loose a throw during the 2013 season

Black Press Contests: WIN tickets to BC Lions home opener

The Lions will open their 2014 season against the Edmonton Eskimos on Saturday, June 28 at BC Place. Kickoff at 3 p.m.

BC Lions quarterback Travis Lulay gets set to let loose a throw during the 2013 season
Teachers in New Westminster

Ontario teachers pledge $1.5 million to help striking B.C. educators

Thousands attended a rally in Vancouver on Friday, one day after Education Minister Peter Fassbender said both sides were still far apart.

Teachers in New Westminster
Red Bull Racing driver Sebastian Vettel has won the last four consecutive F1 World Championships

(VIDEO) Driveway’s Keith Morgan takes laps with F1 champ Sebastian Vettel

Vettel has won the past four F1 World Championships and is now Red Bull-Infinity's Director of Performance.

Red Bull Racing driver Sebastian Vettel has won the last four consecutive F1 World Championships
Iceland

World’s Most Peaceful Countries: Pretty Much, It’s Europe And Canada

Canada has been ranked the 7th most peaceful country on Earth, while the U.S. and Mexico finished outside the Top 100.

Iceland
Marian Gaborik opens the scoring for the Los Angeles Kings

(VIDEO) Los Angeles Kings win 2nd Stanley Cup in three years; Justin Williams wins Conn Smythe

Alec Martinez scored the Cup-winning goal 14:43 into the second overtime period – his second series-winning OT goal these playoffs.

Marian Gaborik opens the scoring for the Los Angeles Kings
Black Press chairman David Black receives his honorary degree from the University of Victoria.

Media mogul David Black receives honorary degree from UVic

Black, the owner of Black Press newspaper group, urges graduating students to 'show up' and to 'surround yourself with bright people'.

Black Press chairman David Black receives his honorary degree from the University of Victoria.