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  1. China, US discuss plans for trade talksRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Westport News

    People line up at a Vancouver, British Columbia courthouse prior to the bail hearing for Meng Wanzhou, Huawei's chief financial officer on Monday, December 10, 2018. Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of telecommunications giant Huawei and daughter of its founder, was detained at the request of the U.S. during a layover at the Vancouver airport on Dec. 1. less People line up at a Vancouver, British Columbia courthouse prior to the bail hearing for Meng Wanzhou, Huawei's chief financial officer on Monday, December 10, 2018.

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  2. Asian shares mixed on concerns over trade, economic outlookRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | The Republic

    ... of Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, in Vancouver, British Columbia, is to continue after the judge said he would not make a decision Monday. Meng is wanted in the U.S. for allegedly misleading ...

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  3. Majority of Nanaimo's Discontent City residents moved into supportive housing sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Residents from the now-closed tent city in downtown Nanaimo had begun moving into two temporary supportive housing projects, located at 250 Terminal Ave. and 2020 Labieux Rd., by the end of last month. Now, 155 people from Discontent City are living in temporary housing, said Dominic Flanagan, executive director for B.C. Housing, at a press conference Monday morning.

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  4. Meng Wanzhou family photos hint at the Huawei CFO's life in VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | GlobalNews

    Dec. 9: The bail hearing for Huawei's CFO continues to attract international media to B.C. Supreme Court and as Rumina Daya reports, court was told Meng Wanzhou, who is facing extradition to the U.S. on charges of violating American sanctions against Iran, is willing to pay for her own monitoring if released. Meng Wanzhou smiles alongside her family in front of landmarks such as the Lions Gate Bridge, in newly-released photos that hint at the Huawei CFO's life in Vancouver.

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  5. Canadian court weighs bail for jailed CFO of China's HuaweiRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Members of the news media stand outside the B.C. Supreme Court bail hearing of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou, who was held on an extradition warrant in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada December 7, 2018. REUTERS/David Ryder VANCOUVER: A Canadian provincial court weighing whether to grant bail to a top executive of Chinese telecoms giant Huawei Technologies , who is facing possible extradition to the United States, adjourned on Monday without deciding her fate.

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  6. Business HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Brexit plans into disarray, battered the pound and intensified the country's political crisis. VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - China is raising the pressure on the United States and Canada as a bail hearing resumes for a top Chinese technology ...

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  7. China, US discuss plans for trade talksRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    People line up at a Vancouver, British Columbia courthouse prior to the bail hearing for Meng Wanzhou, Huawei's chief financial officer on Monday, December 10, 2018. Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of telecommunications giant Huawei and daughter of its founder, was detained at the request of the U.S. during a layover at the Vancouver airport on Dec. 1. less People line up at a Vancouver, British Columbia courthouse prior to the bail hearing for Meng Wanzhou, Huawei's chief financial officer on Monday, December 10, 2018.

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  8. Train tickets on advance sale for New Year holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | Pattaya Mail

    ... Bangkok and Pa Sak Jolasid dam, will be suspended during 29 December 2018 and 1 January 2019. Vancouver, British Columbia (AP) - A jailed Chinese technology executive will have to wait at least one more day to see if she will... Moscow (AP) - A ...

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  9. Prosecutor signs off on former B.C. Liberal government's quick-wins probeRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Squamish Chief

    A special prosecutor says he has not approved charges recommended by the RCMP following the B.C. Liberal government's 2012 leadership election because the evidence fell short of the required standard. David Butcher said in a statement released Monday that the RCMP found evidence that alleged new membership fees in the run up to the leadership vote were paid by other people and it recommended charges under the Elections Act as well as obstruction.

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  10. Southern region prepares for potential flooding this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Pattaya Mail

    ... equipment. Those in need of assistance can call the 24-hour numbers 07-431-6380 and 07-431-6384. Vancouver, British Columbia (AP) - A jailed Chinese technology executive will have to wait at least one more day to see if she will... Moscow (AP) - A ...

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  11. We're Number 1Read the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Squamish Chief

    A flat rainbow settles over town at the start of summer this year. Though rainbows did not factor into BCBusiness's rankings, locals argue that the rainbows in Squamish are among the finest you'll find anywhere.

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  12. Chonburi gears up for Festival of LightsRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Pattaya Mail

    ... honor of the sculpted image, masked drama performance of Ramayana, cultural shows, and a bazaar. Vancouver, British Columbia (AP) - A jailed Chinese technology executive will have to wait at least one more day to see if she will... Moscow (AP) - A ...

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  13. The Latest: Huawei expects 'just conclusion' on exec's bailRead the original story

    41 min ago | The Daily Advance

    ... U.S. withdraw charges that led Canadian officials to detain her while she was changing planes in Vancouver, British Columbia. Huawei Technologies Ltd. said Tuesday in a statement: "We will continue to follow the bail hearing tomorrow. We have every ...

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  14. Natural gas bills in British Columbia set to rise after pipeline explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Squamish Chief

    Most British Columbia residents will pay more for natural gas after an Enbridge pipeline exploded in October near Prince George. FortisBC says it's received regulatory approval from the B.C. Utilities Commission on interim rates for customers to take effect Jan. 1. Diane Roy, vice-president of regulatory affairs, says in a release that Fortis strives to deliver natural gas at the lowest reasonable cost.

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    49 min ago | Squamish Chief

    ... must "support, co-operate with and collaborate in national intelligence work." But, said University of British Columbia political science Prof. Michael Byers, it's not the role of universities to do security assessments on companies they work with. ...

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  16. Squamish Christmas light tour set for Dec. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Squamish Chief

    Yes, it is slightly disappointing that no one in Squamish lights up their house like the Griswold family's home in National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation , but some locals do know how to make their abodes look festive. To catch all the lit-up greatness, head out on the traditional lights bus tour on Sunday, Dec. 16, hosted by BC Transit and the District of Squamish.

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  17. Bear researcher at Squamish library on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Squamish Chief

    Respected Sea to Sky bear researcher, Michael Allen, will be talking about Whistler black bear abundance and survival as well as the fishing habits of Squamish bears at the Squamish Public Library on Thursday, Dec 13 at 6:30 p.m.

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  18. Report: Jokiharju could play for Finland at World JuniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Second City Hockey

    The tournament runs from Dec. 26 to Jan. 5 in Vancouver and Victoria, British Columbia. If the 19-year-old Jokiharju were to play in the tournament, he'd miss at least four games.

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  19. Avrupa Minerals (AVU) Coverage Initiated at Fundamental ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The brokerage set a "buy" rating and a C$0.20 price target on the stock. Fundamental Research's price objective points to a potential upside of 300.00% from the company's current price.

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  20. Victoria's mayor wants to pull support for casino over money laundering concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    Victoria Mayor Lisa Helps wants to pull Victoria's support for a downtown casino over revelations about B.C. casino money laundering and links to organized crime. Victoria's mayor says the she has gone from lukewarm to the idea of a casino in the city's downtown to a firm no.

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