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Odd couple of the deep: B.C. dolphins hang out with killer whales

Odd couple of the deep: B.C. dolphins hang out with killer whales

VANCOUVER — Drone flights have revealed an odd couple of the deeps.
Budget watchdog says federal deficit this year to be $16.1 billion

Budget watchdog says federal deficit this year to be $16.1 billion

OTTAWA — The parliamentary budget watchdog is projecting the federal deficit this fiscal year will come in $2.1 billion lower than the Liberals have predicted.
Newly discovered insect in caves in B.C. could be a survivor from Ice Age

Newly discovered insect in caves in B.C. could be a survivor from Ice Age

Insect’s name pays tribute to caver and study co-author Craig Wagnell
ICBC: Province to limit ‘adversarial experts’ in auto injury claims

ICBC: Province to limit ‘adversarial experts’ in auto injury claims

The B.C. government will limit the number of “adversarial experts” who can testify in personal injury claims, Attorney General David Eby announced this morning, in an attempt to stem the $1-billion-a-year losses at the Insurance Corp. of B.C.
'They do not act:' Another lawsuit seeks to force federal species protection

'They do not act:' Another lawsuit seeks to force federal species protection

At least a dozen similar lawsuits that have been filed since 2007
Trudeau says Liberals will win in B.C. byelection where Singh seeks seat

Trudeau says Liberals will win in B.C. byelection where Singh seeks seat

Candidate Richard T. Lee served Burnaby for 16 years as a provincial legislature
Transport minister orders trains to use handbrakes

Transport minister orders trains to use handbrakes

Canada's transport minister has ordered the use of handbrakes on all trains stopped on mountain slopes following a deadly derailment earlier this week.
UVic prof explores efforts for a fairer chocolate industry

UVic prof explores efforts for a fairer chocolate industry

With Valentine’s Day approaching, a UVic geographer is hoping people giving chocolates to their sweethearts will spare a little love for the farmers who grow the cocoa that goes into chocolate.
Garibaldi At Squamish presents latest resort draft

Garibaldi At Squamish presents latest resort draft

‘We're only five years away from opening, is the hope, if everything falls into place’: GAS rep
ICBC heading for another billion-dollar loss; CEO cites injury claims, legal battles

ICBC heading for another billion-dollar loss; CEO cites injury claims, legal battles

B.C.’s motor-vehicle insurance provider continues to bleed money, with new numbers showing Insurance Corp. of B.C. posted a net loss of $860 million in the first nine months of its fiscal year, putting it on track to lose $1.