November 23, 2017

RCMP respond to Human Rights Watch report

  The RCMP says it takes allegations of police abuse in a recent report "very seriously", but it needs more details to take proper action. Chief Superintendant Janice Armstrong says some of the allegations outlined in the Human Rights Watch report looking at policing along the highway of tears, have been reported but she says they want to … [Read more...]

Martian Passport Watch mixes Bluetooth and class, ships by March for $299 (hands-on)

The world of Bluetooth watches is getting immensely crowded. After years of trying, it seems as if Bluetooth watch makers finally have a captive audience. The Pebble smartwatch seems to be leading the charge in the here and now, but for those looking for something a bit less Jetsons and a bit more Dick Tracy, there's the Martian Passport. At a … [Read more...]

7 Restaurants to Watch in New Orleans

What would a trip to the Big Easy be without some mouthwatering food and strong, delicious cocktails? Take this insider's lead and hit these spots to watch in NOLA now. Fodor's Travel News … [Read more...]

“End of Watch” Re-Released, IFC Sets Dates

Surprising many with both very strong reviews and solid box-office, David Ayer's R-rated cop drama "End of Watch" is headed back to the big screen on December 7th. Open Road Films is planning to take advantage of the fairly dead post-Thanksgiving time to give its Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Peña-led film another shot at awards consideration. On … [Read more...]

Listen: President Obama Reelected Audio Montage + Watch Speeches

CKNW has complied an audio montage from last nights US Presidential Election. Listen below and read more about the results HERE. CKNW Vancouver News … [Read more...]

Paul McCartney Tickets On-Sale Friday – Watch the Tour Trailer

Paul McCartney returns to Vancouver on Sunday, November 25th at BC Place for the first time since The Beatles played Empire Stadium in 1964. McCartney's On The Run Tour has played over 30 dates spanning North and South America, the UK and Europe and the United Arab Emirates. Tickets for the November 25 Paul McCartney performance at BC Place are on … [Read more...]

WATCH: Boo, World’s Cutest Airline Employee

The world's cutest dog's career has skyrocketed—with more than 5 million "likes" on Facebook, Boo is now Virgin America's 'Official Pet Liaison.' This video shows just how sweet that title really is. Fodor's Travel News … [Read more...]

WATCH NOW: Coach may be charged after tripping player

A video involving a local hockey coach who tripped a young player during the post-game handshake has racked up more than a million hits on Youtube.  The Vancouver Minor Hockey Association has decided to suspend the coach involved.  The boy fell to the ice and suffered a broken wrist after the trip.  Police are considering assault … [Read more...]

Flood watch update as the threat eases in places and rises in others

The head of the BC River Forecast Centre says river levels in Prince George are peaking now as the water from the weekend works its way through BC's river systems.  Dave Campbell says that peak is a fair bit below what was seen a week ago and is expected to improve through the next couple of days.  He says the extreme Southeast part of … [Read more...]

Flood watch underway in Valley

All eyes may be on the Fraser River level in Mission, as area residents remain on flood alert. But officials in Langley Township say an order to evacuate depends a lot on precipitation. Roeland Zwaag, Director of Public Works, says there's no exact water level to trigger such an order, "Even (though) we're predicting it's going to be 6.75 metres, … [Read more...]