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B.C. man takes a lesson on backcountry preparation from bluffing black bear

By The Canadian Press
July 28, 2016 - 10:27am

FERNIE, B.C. — A Fort St. John man says never again will he go for a backcountry run without bear spray after a confrontation in southeastern B.C. 

Tom Coveney says he was running near the Fernie Alpine Resort, just south of Fernie, when he was challenged by a black bear.

Decision pending on whether police entrapped B.C. pair into committing terrorism

By The Canadian Press
July 28, 2016 - 6:30am Updated: July 28, 2016 - 10:20am

VANCOUVER — John Nuttall hangs his head and promises he’ll do better next time. Covert video played in British Columbia Supreme Court from the spring of 2013 shows the man Nuttall calls his Muslim brother berating him for pitching a poorly researched terrorism plot to hijack a commuter train on V