VICTORIA—A family out for a stroll on southern Vancouver Island stumbled upon the extraordinary fossilized remains of a 25-million-year-old flightless bird that has created a flap in the world of paleontology. The fossil was in good enough condition for It isn’t even Christmas yet – and it appears that stores are trying to cash in on Easter. While many of us are thinking of the fun of Christmas Day, the inevitable James Bond film and collapsing with a beer or sherry in front of the Queen’s speech INDIANOLA, Miss. (AP) — A black granite slab now marks the gravesite of B.B. King, the blues icon who died nearly seven months ago in Las Vegas but was returned for burial in his beloved native Mississippi as he wished. More than 100 relatives, friends The British Columbia government has announced a 10-lane, $3.5-billion bridge to replace the George Massey Tunnel, a frequent headache for commuters where a single accident or stalled vehicle can cut off one of only four routes across the Fraser River in The B.C. Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure says Uber has not applied to operate in B.C., as several Metro Vancouver municipalities call for the province to allow the ride-sharing company to operate. Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam and Langley A climate change agreement reached in Paris this weekend is expected to put more pressure on Christy Clark’s Liberal government to increase the province’s carbon tax. Close to 200 countries, including Canada, signed on to the global agreement, which .
Vancouver, B.C., Mayor Gregor Robertson has asked a local developer to remove Donald Trump’s name from a 63-story skyscraper that will serve as a hotel and residence for the very wealthy. “Trump’s name and brand have no more place on Vancouver’s Madonna was forced to apologise to Rebel Heart concert-goers on Wednesday after she arrived 40 minutes late and launched a foul-mouthed rant in a bid to get the show to finish on time. Her late start, she explained, had been down to technical issues So now that winter is officially just a few weeks away, it got me thinking about one of my favorite seasonal activities – a comfy and cozy night’s sleep. As it gets colder and darker outside, toasty beds become the beacon of warmth and light indoors. Ahead of one of their eagerly-anticipated Euro 2016 clash next summer, players and coaches from the England and Wales squads have taken to Twitter to voice their reactions to the Group B draw. England’s stellar cast of Premier League stars, including .