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Beluga likely died of cancer, vet says

Beluga likely died of cancer, vet says

A veterinarian at the Vancouver Aquarium says the facility's eldest beluga whale appears to have died of cancer associated with old age. Kavna, a female whale that was approximately 46 years old, died at the aquarium on Monday. Dr.
Seven Cameroon athletes vanish

Seven Cameroon athletes vanish

Seven of Cameroon's Olympic competitors have disappeared from their official residence and may be attempting to seek asylum in Britain, the chief of the African nation's delegation was quoted as saying Tuesday.

Man in hospital, dog dead in toxic gas incident

A Kelowna man remains in hospital, two other people were treated and a dog died after toxic fumes seeped out at a cattle-feeding operation in a rural area northeast of Kelowna. The incident happened just before 9 a.m.

Pre-teen whale mother may be the youngest yet

She's not yet reached her teens, but she's a proud new mother who may have set a record for youthful impregnation.
Whitfield's Olympics career ends in heartbreaking crash

Whitfield's Olympics career ends in heartbreaking crash

Family man leaves a golden legacy at the Games

Mom with baby punched in hospital

A Nanaimo mother was punched in the head - allegedly by her drunken ex-boyfriend - while holding the couple's two-day-old baby in the maternity ward of Nanaimo Regional General Hospital Saturday morning, Nanaimo RCMP say. The baby, born Aug.

Ottawa wants you to help Africa's Sahel

The federal government is calling on Canadians to join in offering financial aid to a group of West African countries struggling with famine, violence and political upheaval.

Protesters aim to curb carriage rides

Animal activists say horse-drawn business has no place downtown

Fast Porsches impounded

A pack of Porsches was caught speeding on a highway north of Vancouver over the weekend and the drivers didn't just get tickets - they've lost their luxury wheels for a week.

Unelected team to run big sewage project

Seven experts to turn it into reality
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