British Columbia

Man and woman charged with manslaughter in July homicide in Burnaby, B.C.

By Canadian Press
November 20, 2017 - 12:43pm Updated: November 21, 2017 - 9:34am

BURNABY, B.C. — Manslaughter charges have been laid against a man and woman after a 22-year-old man died following an altercation at a busy Starbucks coffee shop in Metro Vancouver.

Police say Michael Page-Vincelli's death following the incident on July 12 was "not a random act."

Green leader senses NDP support for Site C, minister says no decisions made yet

By Canadian Press
November 17, 2017 - 3:50pm Updated: November 18, 2017 - 12:13pm

VICTORIA — The future of the Site C hydroelectric dam is the subject of pointed questions from labour unions, environmental groups, Indigenous Peoples and high-ranking civil servants with the British Columbia government who want answers about the projected costs of scrapping the $8.3-billion proj