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Trump’s comments about anthem, Curry inflame sports stars

U.S. President Donald Trump said Stephen Curry would not be welcome at the White House

Ontario girl who was teased for love of bugs gets name in science journal

She’s going through the scientific process and making her own discoveries about insect behaviour

Quebec language office OKs English words grilled-cheese, hashtag

English word, “parking,” may now be used in French, as well as its equivalent, “stationnement”

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

In case you missed it, here’s a look at replay-worthy highlights from across the province this week

Apple unveils $999 iPhone X, loses ‘home’ button

Apple paid homage to its late co-founder Steve Jobs for the 10-year anniversary of the iPhone

First edition Spider-Man comic for sale in Victoria

The rare magazine is selling for $500,000 but may be worth up to $1 million.

Those afraid of clowns brace for new ‘It’ movie

Coulrophobia sufferers get prepared ahead of Stephen King remake

VIDEO: Restored footage of Charles and Diana’s wedding released

The 20th anniversay of Diana’s death is coming up next week

Canadian schools reluctant to embrace later bell times despite research

Ten to 18-year-olds got an extra three minutes of sleep for a 10-minute delay in school start time

Baby dolphin dies after tourists manhandle calf in Spain

“All you want is to photograph and poke, even if the animal suffers from stress.”

Quiz: Remembering Elvis Presley’s legacy

Today, 40 years after his death, the King of Rock ’n’ Roll is still honoured

Rare white moose spotted in Sweden

Video of the animal was captured by Hans Nilsson.

  • Aug 15th, 2017

Mozilla looks to tackle misinformation online

The company known for its Firefox browser has created the Mozilla Information Trust Initiative

Canada 150 quiz: Test your knowledge

Can you get 100 % on this Canadian trivia quiz?

VIDEO: B.C.-made glow-in-the-dark toonie coming for Canada 150

The design is one of five released by the Royal Canadian Mint in 2017

Atari announces development of new console

After decades out of the game console business Atari is stepping back in

Google Trends reveals most misspelled words in Canada

The data is based on words searched with “how to spell” after it

NASA to launch first mission to the sun in 2018

The spacecraft will launch in late July or early August