Some see the use of social media skills to learn the identities of post-Stanley Cup Vancouver rioters as a dangerous new trend. Many officials are worried about vigilante justice.
A Vancouver bomb threat on a Cathay Pacific flight from Hong Kong caused Canadian officials to send fighter jets to escort the plane to the airport Saturday.
Experts remain unconvinced that the 2010 Winter Olympics will pay off for Vancouver.
With eight of 16 days of competition completed, Canada has a third the number of medals as the US – falling short of its bold expectations, but engaging most Canadians nonetheless.
Two explosions in one week cause no injuries, and only minor damage to pipes carrying dangerous hydrogen sulphide gas.
Suspensions and expulsions for abuse of referees or other players have resulted in a quicker, cleaner game, experts say.
The Canadian province of British Columbia hopes to change consumer behavior – and raise revenue – by taxing virtually all fossil fuels, including gasoline and home-heating fuel.