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UBC in damage control mode after failing sexual assault complainants: alumna

Former and current students said the university lacks a clear policy for handling sexual assault reports and it took a year and a half to act on six complaints about a PhD student.

Access Gallery accepting donations for Syrian refugees in Surrey

Roughly 3,000 asylum-seekers will pour into B.C. over the next few weeks — desperately in need of household items, clothing, and toiletries.

UBC response makes 'mockery' of gravity of sexual assault: women's group

University's process for reporting instances of alleged sexual assault and harassment slammed by students as broken, dysfunctional, and sexist.

Burnaby loses Trans Mountain court battle, ordered to pay company's costs

Justice George Macintosh said in a ruling posted online Monday that the National Energy Board has the constitutional power to direct or limit the enforcement of Burnaby's bylaws.

Human-rights complaint to be launched against the University of British Columbia

Glynnis Kirchmeier says she approached school administrators on multiple occasions after observing instances of alleged sexual misconduct by a fellow student.

Vancouver mining executives trapped in their rooms as gunmen stormed Mali hotel

Employees of mining company B2Gold Corp. were trapped in their hotel rooms in Bamako for seven hours as Islamist terrorists stormed the building.

Vancouver NYE Celebration Society preparing for year-end bash

NYE revellers can enjoy live music and a fireworks display over Burrard Inlet.

Mayor Robertson welcomes refugees with open arms

Canada's warm welcome to refugees stands in stark contrast to Republican xenophobia south of the border.