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Labour Board Sides With Striking Richmond IKEA Workers

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

RICHMOND, B.C. - The union representing locked-out workers at IKEA's flagship store in Richmond, B.C., says the provincial labour board has found the ...

Chinese Ads Under Fire In B.C. Again

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.15.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A group that has previously criticized Chinese language ads in B.C. is now targeting signs on West Vancouver bus shelters. Brad Saltzberg, a repres...

Accused Chinese Hacker Of U.S. Systems Arrested In Canada

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.13.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A Chinese businessman charged with hacking computer systems of U.S. companies with defence contracts remains in custody in Canada. Suspect Su Bin a...

Woman Killed In Richmond Condo

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.05.2014 | Canada British Columbia

UPDATE - May 5, 2014: Jian Hua Wu, 41, has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of his wife, said RCMP in a news release. Alcohol and d...

'Probably Caucasian?' This Job's For You!

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 04.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Amid the growing controversy over Canadian restaurants using temporary foreign workers comes a job posting from a B.C. company that's just the opposit...

Chinese Drivers' Licences Questioned By B.C. RCMP

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Thousands of Chinese drivers in Richmond may be using illegal licences from China, says RCMP in the Vancouver suburb. The force says it can't verif...

34 Signs You Grew Up In Richmond, B.C.

The Huffington Post B.C. | Sara Harowitz | Posted 06.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Ditches. Danny's Screamers. The Stardust. Do these things ring a bell? Then you, dear reader, are from Richmond, B.C. The suburb may not be as rema...

Escape From Terrifying Locked Rooms For 'Fun'

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A new gaming facility in B.C. offers players the chance to escape from locked rooms by solving puzzles and riddles within 45 minutes. It's certainly a...

Fog Accomplice In Suspect's Escape

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.30.2014 | Canada British Columbia

RICHMOND, B.C. - A search is underway for the person involved in what RCMP in Richmond, B.C., describe as an attempted abduction.The incident occurred...

Richmond Kidnapping FOILED

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Three men have been charged and a fourth suspect is being sought after a brutal kidnapping attempt in Richmond, B.C. this week. Neighbours called p...

Facebook Strangers Bond Over Family

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 11.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Strangers on Facebook are coming together to raise money for Erica Macklin and her four children, after Paul Macklin (far left) died after a workplace...

Chinese Signs 'Free Enterprise'

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

City council on Richmond, B.C. has declined to pursue limits on how much Chinese can be displayed on business signs in the Vancouver suburb. Richmo...

Farmers Descend On Richmond City Hall

CBC | Posted 03.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A group of farmers in Richmond, B.C., took their anger and tractors to city hall protesting what they believe should be illegal dumping on a farm, but...

B.C. Paraplegic Girl's New Home

CBC | Posted 02.15.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A team of volunteers are working to build a new home for a 12-year-old Richmond girl left a paraplegic during an operation two years ago. ...

B.C. Insurance Agent Preyed On Immigrants

CBC | Posted 07.11.2012 | Canada

A B.C. provincial court judge sentenced a Richmond insurance agent to one year in jail Thursday for stealing cash from dozens of customer...

Vancouver's Billionaire Brothers Arrested

CBC | Posted 05.30.2012 | Canada Business

Two brothers whose luxury real estate developments play a prominent part in Vancouver's skyline have been arrested in Hong Kong on suspic...

What Spiked Traffic Offences 506% In B.C.?

CBC | Posted 05.16.2012 | Canada

An increase in the number of traffic surveillance cameras at intersections has resulted in a 506-per-cent increase in the number of offen...

Dream Job Alert: Richmond, B.C. Offering $50,000 To A Pro Food Blogger

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.05.2012 | Canada Living

RICHMOND, B.C. - For anyone who likes to dine on egg rolls and dim sum, this could be a good gig.Tourism officials in Richmond, B.C., say they're taki...

Missing Quebec Teen Spotted In BC?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.22.2012 | Canada

MONTREAL - The RCMP says a Quebec teenager who has been missing for three years may have been spotted in British Columbia.The Mounties say they receiv...

Blind, Deaf Dog Rescued From Water-Filled Ditch

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.28.2012 | Canada

RICHMOND, B.C. - Teddy may be deaf and blind but he can still bark, and that played a big role in the dog's rescue just two days before Christmas.It w...

Harassed BC Firefighter Loses Her Job

CBC | Posted 02.20.2012 | Canada

A former Richmond, B.C., firefighter who says she was harassed out of her job is now fighting to return to work. Teresa Rush ...

BC Man Rushed Inside Burning Plane

CBC | Posted 01.02.2012 | Canada

A Chilliwack man who rushed from his office to rescue survivors in last week's plane crash in Richmond, B.C., said he didn't think about ...

Seven Charged In BC Kidnapping

CBC | Posted 12.28.2011 | Canada

Seven people are in custody facing charges of kidnapping and forcible confinement in connection with the abduction of a man who was rescu...