Canada offers helicopters, planes, trainers to UN efforts

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Canada is committing a 200-soldier rapid response team, helicopters and transport aircraft to U.N. peacekeeping efforts. Prime Minister Justin Trud...

Sri Lanka official denies allegations of torture, rape

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Sri Lanka's defense minister denied Tuesday that his country committed torture and rape of suspected rebels, as charged by more than 50 men of the island's Tamil eth...

Large wave overturned B.C. whale-watching boat that killed 6

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Canada's Transportation Safety Board says the capsizing of a whale-watching boat that killed five British nationals and one Australian was caused by a rogue wave hig...