Straight Talk

The event scheduled for 2 p.m. on August 2 will be the third of its kind since Israel launched an attack on the Palestinian territory on July 8.
Union leaders representing almost 7,000 transit workers want TransLink to widen the scope of its review of the two recent SkyTrain shutdowns.
The Powell Street Festival will take place at a new site this year, centred at Alexander Street and Jackson Avenue.
The judge opened the door to the College of Pharmacists of B.C. to write new bylaws addressing some of its concerns.
Higher temperatures will elevate the risk of forest fires.
Stan Nicol presented a cheque to Women Against Violence Against Women.
All the victims are recovering in hospital.
A B.C. Supreme Court judge has ruled that the taxman should be first in line.
About 200 people showed up on East Hastings Street for the start of today's citywide housing march.
Veterinarian and microbiologist Joseph Gaydos reviewed how captivity of cetaceans is regulated around the world.