John Kerry caught on open microphone discussing Israel’s Gaza offensive in candid terms. US Secretary of State appears to criticise ‘hell of a pinpoint operation’ in Gaza
The latest breaking news on fires from hundreds of sources, all in one place. ..
July 21, 2014
July 21, 2014
July 21, 2014
Whitecaps FC result
The Vancouver Whitecaps played to a 1-1 draw with Real Salt Lake in Sandy, Utah this evening. Darren Mattocks scored on a penalty for Vancouver in the 73rd minute. Listen for sports at :15 and :45.
Celebrity / Nobility
The July 28, 2014, edition of Maclean's magazine featuring the cover story, "Does this girl hold the genetic key to how we age?" MACLEANS
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The PowerPoint rant that got a colonel fired.
Col. Lawrence Sellin was fired because he didn't clear his remarks through public affairs and failed to clear "written or oral presentations to the media" through a designated public affairs officer. (Courtesy of Col. Lawrence Sellin)
The antidemocratic roots of the Thai protesters. Demonstrations represent struggle between royalist bureaucrats and electoral democracy
Does Dick Cheney believe his lies? Defiant Cheney accepts no blame for Iraq
Bloody Sunday: Over 100 Palestinians killed on 13th day of operation. IDF continues destroying terror tunnel infrastructure as heavy losses are registered on both sides.
Super Typhoon Bears Down on Southern China. Hong Kong (CNN) -- After wreaking damage on the Philippines and claiming at least 64 lives over Tuesday and Wednesday, a newly intensified Typhoon Rammasun is bearing down on Hainan and Guangdong provinces in southern China./p>
MANILA, Philippines (Xinhua) - Four missing Filipino fishermen have been rescued by a Hong Kong-registered vessel off northern Philippine island of Mindoro
The first typhoon of the Philippines' brutal rainy season shut down the nation's capital on Wednesday, killing at least 13 people across the country and cutting power for millions. Ferocious winds from Typhoon Rammasun tore roofs off houses, overturned cars and ripped down electricity lines in the…
First Israeli killed by Gaza rocket fire as Netanyahu vows to exert 'great force' against Hamas. An Israeli man delivering food to soldiers Tuesday at the border of the Gaza Strip was struck and killed by mortar fire, becoming the first Israeli death in more than a week of fighting between the country’s army and Hamas militants.
Nick Phongsavath's death at Pemberton Music Festival not foul play . Evidence, witness statements and autopsy lead police to rule out foul play
Narinder Kalsi was taken off of life support yesterday. She was found with serious injuries in her Surrey home last Sunday. Her husband, Baldev Singh Kalsi is charged with second-degree murder
21 Jul, 2014
A five-person jury will listen to the circumstances surrounding the death of Ryan Jacob. The 45-year-old was shot by Burnaby RCMP last year. The jury will have an opportunity to make recommendations that may help prevent similar deaths.
UBC computer program tracks wildfire smoke around province. “Blue Sky Smoke Forecasting System” uses satellite imagery
BC wildfires force thousands from their homes. 160 fires burning in the province
Severe weather rolls across southern Alberta. Thunderstorms and large hail hit several communities north of Calgary
West Kelowna Wildfire Doubles. Residents brace for evacuations as wind fuels B.C. wildfires
Deaths from opioid overdoses soaring. Ontario study finds dramatic rise in deaths from opioid overdoses over last 20 years
The corporation invasion. A new treaty being negotiated in secret between the US and the EU has been specifically engineered to give companies what they want . – by Lori M Wallach
Amazon launches Netflix-like service for e-books called Kindle Unlimited. Unfortunately Kindeunlimited won't be available in Canada.