Canada

B.C.'s dispute over bitumen control likely to end up in Supreme Court: lawyers

By Canadian Press
April 29, 2018 - 5:00am

VANCOUVER — British Columbia's court case over the flow of heavy oil through the province could be damaged by the NDP government's previous positions against the expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline, says a legal expert.

The provincial government filed a reference case Thursday in the B.C. Court of.....

U.S. snowboarder Brock Crouch survives being buried by avalanche near Whistler

By Canadian Press
April 28, 2018 - 6:37pm

VANCOUVER — An American professional snowboarder has survived being buried alive by an avalanche in the backcountry near Whistler, B.C.

Eighteen-year-old Brock Crouch was under the snow for five minutes before his friends uncovered him — blue-faced but conscious — in a harrowing rescue.

"It's actually quite a.....

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