British Columbia

B.C. man acquitted on terror charges is security risk: RCMP officer

By Canadian Press
April 18, 2018 - 10:34am Updated: April 18, 2018 - 11:12am

VANCOUVER — The Facebook posts of a British Columbia man acquitted of terrorism-related charges clearly show he wasn't just a "couch jihadist" with a big mouth but someone who was becoming radicalized by the Islamic State group and advocating for lone wolf attacks, an RCMP officer has testified.

B.C. rejects Trudeau's claim it's been silent on Trans Mountain demands

By Canadian Press
April 16, 2018 - 6:55pm Updated: April 17, 2018 - 10:42am

OTTAWA — The British Columbia government is denying Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's claim that it has been mum on how Ottawa should reinforce environmental protections — and offering as proof a detailed list of six demands it says were provided to the federal government in February.