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WestJet responds to proposed class-action lawsuit from former flight attendant

By The Canadian Press
April 21, 2016 - 11:09am

VANCOUVER — WestJet is rejecting allegations made by a former flight attendant that it fails to provide a harassment-free workplace for its female employees, saying it would not put its reputation at stake by inadequately dealing with complaints.

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Drug haze gone, garbage remains, but Vancouver's 4-20 pot event trouble-free

By The Canadian Press
April 21, 2016 - 11:07am

VANCOUVER — Several shoulder-high mounds of black garbage bags on Vancouver’s Sunset Beach were all that remained Thursday morning after the city’s annual 4-20 cannabis rally.

A crowd estimated by police at about 20,000 crammed onto the beach Wednesday.