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B.C. Teachers' Federation President Jim Iker.

(VIDEO) Jim Iker: BCTF will vote on escalation; full-scale strike could follow

Speaking at a press conference, Iker addressed B.C. teachers' job action in their second week of rotating strikes.

B.C. Teachers' Federation President Jim Iker.
An Air Canada plane... somewhere in the sky. Canadian Transport Minister Lisa Raitt says passengers will no longer have to stow their electronic devices – like laptops

(VIDEO) Canada will allow electronic devices on airplanes during takeoff, landing

Canadians will now be able to leave on their laptops, iPods, iPads, or tablets during takeoff and landing, said Minister Raitt.

An Air Canada plane... somewhere in the sky. Canadian Transport Minister Lisa Raitt says passengers will no longer have to stow their electronic devices – like laptops
A beach and boardwalk in Turks and Caicos

(VIDEO) Turks and Caicos premier visits Ottawa, rumours of talks with Canada

The Canadian Conservative government has denied it is pursuing a formal relationship with the Caribbean island...

A beach and boardwalk in Turks and Caicos
New York Rangers forward Chris Kreider slams feet-first into Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price

(VIDEO) Canadiens need to Carey on without Anahim Lake’s Price

Price was injured in Game 1 after he was slammed into by New York Rangers forward Chris Kreider, and is out for the series...

New York Rangers forward Chris Kreider slams feet-first into Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price
Montreal Canadiens fans celebrate their team's win over the Boston Bruins

(VIDEO) Habs fans paint Montreal red and blue, celebrate Game 7 win over Boston Bruins

Canadiens fans flooded the streets of Montreal to celebrate their team's upset win over the Boston Bruins on Wednesday night...

Montreal Canadiens fans celebrate their team's win over the Boston Bruins
Finance Minister Jim Flaherty takes part in a TV interview on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on March 21

Former Canadian finance minister Jim Flaherty dies at age 64

The House of Commons has been suspended as MPs pause out of respect, and Premier Christy Clark says she is 'shocked and saddened'.

Finance Minister Jim Flaherty takes part in a TV interview on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on March 21
Stephen Colbert

(VIDEO) Stephen Colbert to replace outgoing ‘Late Show’ host David Letterman

Letterman announced his retirement on April 3 – after 4,000 shows – and CBS had found his replacement in the Comedy Central funny guy.

Stephen Colbert
A view of downtown Toronto from the CN Tower

Canada’s banks say they are not affected by Heartbleed bug

'Canadians can continue to bank with confidence,' says Bankers' Association, while major sites like Yahoo and OKCupid were affected.

A view of downtown Toronto from the CN Tower
The Hockey 3 Jets

What Inspires You? An Abbotsford-Made Hockey Story

Enter our NHL Heritage Classic contest to win 25 tickets for your team, for the big game at BC Place on March 2 between Vancouver, Ottawa.

The Hockey 3 Jets
B.C.'s best brands

Poll: London Drugs, WestJet, Save-On top list of B.C.’s Most Loved Brand

A new Ipsos Reid poll asked 1,600 British Columbians which brands they loved, trusted, and recognized the most.

B.C.'s best brands
10 minor hockey teams in B.C. could win 25 tickets for each of their teams

Play hockey? You can win tickets to the 2014 Tim Hortons Heritage Classic in Vancouver

We're giving 25 tickets to 10 lucky minor hockey teams around B.C. Tell us an inspiring hockey story on our online Contests page to enter.

10 minor hockey teams in B.C. could win 25 tickets for each of their teams
In just his second season in the NFL

Super Bowl Prediction: Seattle Seahawks 31, Denver Broncos 24

At 'First Take', this is a battle between offence and defence. But with Peyton Manning and Russell Wilson, it's never that simple.

In just his second season in the NFL
Hayley Wickenheiser will be the flag bearer for Canada at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi

Hockey player Hayley Wickenheiser named Canada’s 2014 Olympic flag bearer

Wickenheiser, widely considered to be the greatest women's player of all time, will be making her fifth Winter Olympics appearance in Sochi.

Hayley Wickenheiser will be the flag bearer for Canada at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi
Orange Crush: BC NDP leader Adrian Dix in July

BC NDP will vote for, announce new leader this September

Adrian Dix announced his resignation last fall, and will be replaced by an in-party vote between Sept. 24-27, 2014.

Orange Crush: BC NDP leader Adrian Dix in July
B.C.'s '60 Minute Kids' Club' is running from January 15 to March 15

60 Minute Kids’ Club running from Jan. 15 to March 15

The program encourages students, parents in B.C. to live a healthy, active lifestyle, and provides health and vegetable/fruit trackers.

B.C.'s '60 Minute Kids' Club' is running from January 15 to March 15
Steve Yzerman talks about selecting the players for Canada's 2014 Olympic men's ice hockey team

Behind the Scenes: Choosing Canada’s 2014 Olympic men’s ice hockey team

Steve Yzerman, Peter Chiarelli, Ken Holland, and Mike Babcock talk about Sochi's Winter Olympic games and picking the right 25 players.

Steve Yzerman talks about selecting the players for Canada's 2014 Olympic men's ice hockey team
The Flag of British Columbia.

Government now accepting public’s nominations for 2014 Order of B.C.

The province called its annual ward its 'highest recognition of excellence and lifetime achievement'. Deadline: March 7, 2014.

The Flag of British Columbia.
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper

VIDEO: Christmas Greetings from Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper

The head of Canada's executive branch wished the country a Merry Christmas today, on YouTube.

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper
Pedro Perez-Garrido is wanted across British Columbia

High risk offender wanted B.C.-wide, say Vancouver Police

Pedro Perez-Garrido is wanted across the province for allegedly threatening a woman and holding her against her will, according to the VPD.

Pedro Perez-Garrido is wanted across British Columbia
Snow covered Vancouver's Kits Beach on Friday morning.

Snow coats Lower Mainland; School closures, traffic delays define Friday

Schools in Mission, Abbotsford and private schools in Vancouver, Surrey are closed. 15 cm of snow is expected to turn into rain later today.

Snow covered Vancouver's Kits Beach on Friday morning.