Natural gas supply low in B.C.; bills are going up

FortisBC is asking all of its customers to conserve natural gas as much as possible. A pipeline explosion in October near Prince George interrupted supply, and, even now, the pipeline is still only operating at about 85 per cent capacity. “So even though those repairs have been made, it’s not operating at capacity,” said FortisBC […]

Two-vehicle crash along Benvoulin Road in Kelowna

An SUV was flipped on its side following a two-car accident in Kelowna on Thursday afternoon. According to a witness, the black SUV was trying to turn left, across two lanes of traffic, into a driveway on Benvoulin Road near Byrns Road. As it turned left, it was struck, on its passenger side, by a […]

Bomb threats reported at news outlets, government buildings across US

Dozens of hoax bomb threats are reported at news outlets, government buildings, banks, libraries, schools and businesses across the US – including emailed demands for $20K in Bitcoin Multiple locations in New York City, Washington DC, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, Oklahoma City and Boise, Idaho, received threats Thursday One emailed threat sent to a business […]

Exact location of notorious Sex Island revealed for the first time just one day before hundreds of randy sex maniacs descend for drug fuelled beach orgy

The whereabouts of the luxury drugs and sex fest have been kept under wraps since the first event, planned on a private island in Colombia, was blocked by the country’s government. The debauched get-away went ahead after it was moved to a “mystery tropical island” in a Caribbean country with relaxed drugs and prostitution laws, […]

‘Secret Santa’ pays off layaways at New Jersey Walmart

Interested in Christmas? Christmas came early this year for some customers at a New Jersey Walmart. The Walmart Supercenter in Pohatcong Township says an anonymous “secret Santa” has paid off all remaining items on layaway. The store on Tuesday called the gesture a “Christmas miracle.” The store did not respond to requests for comment. It […]

High winds in southern Alberta leads to RCMP warning

Police in southern Alberta are warning drivers about conditions on certain highways because of reports of wind gusts reaching as fast as 130 km/h. Detachments in Crowsnest Pass, Claresholm, Fort McLeod and Nanton issued a news release Thursday warning drivers of large light vehicles, RVs and empty tractor-trailers to avoid travel on Highway 2 and […]

Armed forces heroes in Millies hailed 'best in the world' at Downing Street bash

Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson hosted sailors, soldiers and airmen, plus the civilians who support them at the PM’s residence ahead of tonight’s glittering Sun Military Awards. They have all displayed jaw-dropping “courage and heroism” over the last year in acts of bravery and dedication. Unfortunately the PM was unable to host the special drinks bash […]

Trump’s new Africa strategy takes sharp aim at China, Russia

Washington: The Trump administration on Thursday announced a sharp refocus of its Africa strategy to counter what it called the "predatory" practices of China and Russia, which are "deliberately and aggressively targeting their investments in the region to gain a competitive advantage." US National security adviser John Bolton.Credit:AP National security adviser John Bolton laid out […]