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Canadian Filmmaker's Body Found In Ocean, Family Confirms

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.03.2017 | Canada

Rob Stewart disappeared earlier this week while diving off the coast of Florida.

Missing Canadian Diver Believed To Be 'Sharkwater' Filmmaker

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.01.2017 | Canada

Various social media posts and an online fundraiser identify Rob Stewart as the filmmaker known for producing the 2006 documentary "Sharkwater.''

Could This Be the End of Offshore Oil Drilling in the Arctic?

WWF-Canada | Posted 10.02.2016 | Canada Impact

A moment of silence was observed at the start of the Arctic Energy Summit in Fairbanks, Alaska, on Monday, September 28, in response to Royal Dutch Shell's sudden announcement that it has abandoned oil exploration in offshore Alaska "for the foreseeable future." Shell's announcement was a bombshell and caught everyone off guard. The silence in the plenary session hall -- which happens to double as a hockey arena -- was surreal. I wondered: Could this be the end of offshore oil in the Arctic?

Sex Offender Steals Ferry

CP | Doug Esser, The Associated Press | Posted 02.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia

SEATTLE - Officials are reviewing security for a commercial U.S.-to-Canada ferry service after they say a sex offender managed to steal one of the boa...

Suspicious Man Arrested Aboard Victoria Clipper

CBC | Posted 01.31.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Police in Seattle arrested a lone man after boarding the Victoria Clipper IV passenger ferry, which was set adrift in Seattle's Elliott Bay Sunday mo...

B.C. Tanker Risks Trigger U.S. Review

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.08.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Concerns south of the border over oil tanker traffic from British Columbia have spurred a U.S. Coast Guard review of proposed increases in...

What Happened To The HMS Bounty?

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada

The U.S. Coast Guard has ordered a formal investigation into the sinking of the Nova Scotia-built replica tall ship HMS Bounty that left one crew memb...

Three Canadians Plucked From Sinking Sailboat

CP | Diana Mehta, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.10.2012 | Canada

First the power on their sailboat cut out, then they were knocked into the stormy waters of the Pacific by the very ship that was steaming to their re...

Three Canadians Rescued At Sea

CBC | Posted 04.09.2012 | Canada

One of three Canadians picked up by a giant container ship at sea overnight after a storm damaged their Hawaii-bound sailboat is calling their dramati...