| Oct 12, 2012
| 11:39 PM
A Vancouver-area teenage girl who posted a chilling YouTube video five weeks ago about being bullied committed suicide Wednesday night, leaving Canadians shocked and prompting action Friday by the B.C. government.
The Vancouver Sun said the Royal...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 6:46 AM
Land. Sea. Land. Sea.
Ferry. Road. Ferry. Road
Fish for lunch. Fish for dinner. Pancakes for breakfast (yes, you can have fish if you really must).
A looping trip west out of Vancouver, British Columbia, means a lot of water and mountains that get in...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 8:45 AM
Canadian police said Wednesday that Andrew Michael Crews, a 32-year-old Seattle resident and tattoo artist, was the gunman who shot and wounded a Canadian border agent at the Peace Arch U.S.-Canada crossing before turning the gun on himself.
| Oct 18, 2012
| 5:43 AM
They were ready to land in Australia, at the end of a 14-hour international flight, when the 270 passengers of an Air Canada flight were suddenly thrown into a high-seas search-and-rescue operation.
Flight AC033 diverted after pilot Andrew Robertson...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 2:23 PM
SPOILER ALERT: You might want to read this after you've seen "Natural Selection," the season premiere of "Orphan Black." It will repeat at 8 p.m. CT April 4 on BBC America.
In BBC America's new series "Orphan Black," Tatiana Maslany stars with herself....
| Apr 6, 2013
| 12:30 PM
On page 12 of issue No. 1 of DC Comics' latest reiteration of "Constantine," which tells the ongoing story of John Constantine — a.k.a. Hellblazer, the publisher's three-decade-old, morally slippery sorcerer/sleuth to the occult world (played by...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 9:20 PM
The taxi ride from downtown Toronto to the Parkdale neighborhood, on the fringe of the city, takes a good 20 minutes. Way out on Queen Street West, I arrive at a desolate stretch of sidewalk and enter Keriwa Cafe, expecting to find no one there....
| Oct 27, 2012
| 9:47 PM
Editor's Note: A 7.7-magnitude quake struck off the coast of Queen Charlotte Islands in Canada late Saturday, triggering a tsunami warning. No reports of major damage has yet emerged. Here are the latest developments:
[Update 12:44 a.m.] Fryer also...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 4:28 PM
MONTREAL — For a certain kind of traveler, no visit to a new city is complete without a bellyful of local culinary delights.
And though the Internet has made it easier to zero in on regional specialties, it also has amplified local food rivalries...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 7:34 PM
MONTREAL — The following is what's left of my Quebec fall color story. Sometimes things don't quite work out.
Thursday: Fly into Montreal, pick up a car and begin the three-hour drive to glorious Quebec City. Two hours into the drive, a tire...
| Sep 5, 2012
London for Less (free for iOS)
What it is: An app that helps visitors score 20 percent discounts at more than 150 restaurants and attractions in London.
How it works: After launching the app, travelers tap the Guide or the map to find discounts. After...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 6:19 AM
A gunman targeting Quebec's newly elected premier opened fire during her victory speech at a Montreal concert hall, killing one person and wounding another, police said Wednesday.
Pauline Marois, whose separatist center-left party won the provincial...