South Korea's opposition-controlled parliament has introduced an impeachment motion against President Park Geun-hye, setting up a likely vote on Friday on whether to suspend her powers over a political scandal. A ...

Humanitarian organisations have descended on Indonesia's Aceh province as the government in Jakarta promised tons of emergency aid and officials raced to assess the full extent of damage from an earthquake that ...

The Vancouver park board has unveiled a new proposed agreement with the city's community centres. The plan requires richer community centres to help the financially struggling ones. 'We think that's a fair, equitable ...

Greece's leading unions have launched a general strike that shut down several key sectors in protest over planned new pay cuts and taxes called for by international creditors. Civil servants, bank staff, merchant ...

Kenton Doust with Vancouver Whitecaps midfielder Russell Teibert, who supported the teen during his recovery from brain cancer. Now. video game maker EA Sports has turned Kenton into a player in FIFA 17. Bob Frid / ...

Russia and the United States are close to reaching an understanding on Syria's Aleppo, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov has said.  "In the past several days an intensive document exchange on the ...

Emily Gail Crossfield Blackmore and James Oler walking in to court on Nov. 23, 2016. Jordan Nering / PNG CRANBROOK — Crown counsel and a court-appointed lawyer sparred over the interpretation of evidence in the ...

Regardless of what Donald Trump says he is going to do in terms of disarming Syrian rebels and his promises to Vladimir Putin and Bashar al-Assad, the Syrian revolution is not dead. Regardless of how many armed ...

Trevor Weimer behind the wheel of his new Chevy Volt. Supplied Asked to speak to a reporter about their new electric vehicle (EV), where do Trevor and Linda Weimer opt to do the interview? From the plush leather seats ...

Fort St. John, in Northern B.C., is situated amid one of the world’s largest supplies of oil and gas. Supplied “USA stops importing Canadian oil and gas” Dear British Columbia citizens, That is not a current ...

Rescue efforts resumed in Indonesia's Aceh province on Thursday after a strong earthquake killed more than 100 people, while medical teams struggled to treat the hundreds of injured as supplies trickled slowly into ...

Petone teenager Izzy Ahearn smashed the indoor rowing record for a marathon distance by 15 minutes A young Wellington rower has smashed a world indoor rowing record across a marathon distance by 15 minutes. Izzy​ ...

An inmate at Otago Corrections facility was handcuffed for 21 hours a day in an experience labelled "torturous" by inspectors. The Office of the Ombudsman's chief inspector Jacki​ Jones visited the prison with ...