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Japanese zoo names baby panda

Three-month-old giant panda cub will be called Xiang Xiang, or fragrance

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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

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    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”

    UVic launches school cellphone study in Greater Victoria

    Parents, students encouraged to fill out online questionnaire as part of research project

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    ‘NHL 18’ video game looks to reflect young guns

    Made-in-Vancouver hockey title looks to capture skills of Connor McDavid, Auston Matthews and more

    Canadian millennials aren’t drinking and driving due to social media shame: study

    B.C. millenials are most responsible when it comes to not drinking and driving acorss the country

    Feeling alone at university? So is everyone else

    UBC study suggests first-year students who feel alone make fewer friends

    Badly burned snowshoe hare survives Elephant Hill fire

    The rabbit, named Harrison, suffered burns to 95 per cent of his body. ‘His fur was quite crispy.’

    Balloon ban proposed in Vancouver’s parks

    Park board commissioner points to dangers to the environment, animals and children

    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

    You can run away from your cigarette, UBC study suggests

    Close to half the smokers quit after 10 weeks of running

    The dark side of the force is coming…

    Star Wars fan film featuring lightsaber duels between Sith lords, shot by Island filmmakers

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    Boarding Bengal drifts on Kal Lake

    Logan the cat loves to paddle board on Kalamalka Lake in Vernon.

    LaBeouf says learning tennis for ‘Borg/McEnroe’ like learning to dance

    Shia LaBeouf compares learning tennis legend John McEnroe’s style to ballet at TIFF

    Squirrel causes grass fire in 100 Mile House

    The fire grew to several meters, stretching across a front and toward a house

    Students to negotiate grades in Ontario-based pilot project

    Dean from Wilfrid Laurier University thinks grades carry a lot of weight and are sometimes overrated