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This is the first time a law protecting first responders has been used.
Image of Bartlett by Fransi Weinstein It was a Friday afternoon 15 years ago, but I remember it like it was yesterday. I was sitting at my desk doing whatever it is creative directors do and an email...
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Three men told a female passenger they were going to follow her home.
As Martin Luther King Jr. saw it, to those living on the margins of our communities, acts of charity and compassion should be our very first response to meet the need. But then there is the next stage. What caused it? Who is responsible? How can we change things at their source so that acts of charity are not as required as those where we help those who begin to find their footing?
The unnamed victim picked up a couple he thought was stranded on the highway.
The good luck charm had gone with him around the world.
"It was simply the right thing to do."
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An Okanagan man stopped to help who he thought were stranded motorists, but was instead beaten and carjacked. Robert Polyak said he was driving in Kelowna around 4:30 a.m. on Tuesday when he saw three...
An anonymous B.C. man's random act of kindness to a shoeless transit passenger has elicited an amazing online response. Over the weekend, a man riding the No. 341 bus route in Surrey was wearing only...
TERRACE, B.C. - Mystery surrounds a remarkable act of bravery near Terrace, B.C.Terrace RCMP Const. Angela Rabut says Mounties are trying to find the man who threw himself into the path of some fallin...
VANCOUVER - When the Vancouver Canucks lost to the Boston Bruins in the Stanley Cup final nearly three years ago, Robert MacKay was disappointed, but he still wanted to walk through downtown Vancouver...
In Canada, we have benefits that many people throughout the world do not enjoy, like a robust insurance system and government safety nets. But it is our willingness to step in and help a complete stranger in a time of need that will keep Canada strong as a nation and allow us to weather all storms, big and small.
AIRDRIE, Alta. - An Alberta sheriff and a passerby got more than they bargained for during a violent encounter with a pair of motorists.RCMP from Airdrie, Alta., say the sheriff was responding to a co...
EDMONTON - Adam Shaw was taking an Easter stroll with his wife, two young children and the family dog when they heard the screams.It sounded at first as if kids were cavorting in the spring sunshine i...