British Columbia

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Some B.C. real estate agents insider trading and helping to money launder: NDP

By The Canadian Press
February 9, 2016 - 12:29am

VANCOUVER — The independent office charged with overseeing the British Columbia real estate market will investigate allegations of fraud and insider trading by some Metro Vancouver real estate agents, the provincial government said Monday.

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Vancouver firefighters resuscitate, save dog found in burning home

By The Canadian Press
February 8, 2016 - 10:45am

VANCOUVER — A Vancouver family’s pet dog is expected to survive after being rescued from a burning home.

Crews were called to a house in East Vancouver around midnight Sunday when the homeowners returned to find smoke coming out of a second floor window.

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Two-year-old B.C. girl reported missing found in backyard pond, declared dead

By The Canadian Press
February 8, 2016 - 10:44am

LANGLEY, B.C. — A two-year-old girl found in the backyard pond of a home in Langley, B.C., has died.

The Mounties say they were notified around 3 p.m. on Saturday that a toddler had gone missing while playing with other children in the yard of a five-acre, rural property.