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A magnitude 6.7 earthquake struck near British Columbia's Vancouver Island Wednesday night. (CBS)

Magnitude 6.6 Earthquake Hits Near Vancouver Island

A magnitude 6.6 quake was recorded Wednesday night in the Pacific Ocean off the northwest corner of British Columbia’s Vancouver Island, the U.S. Geological Survey’s National Earthquake Information Center said.

04/23/2014

The Canadian Rockies (credit: JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images)

Canadians Are Invading San Francisco!

TravelCanada brings our neighbors to the north to San Francisco’s Union Square…

03/19/2014

Ecstasy pills. (Sean Garnsworthy/Getty Images)

San Rafael Couple Faces Federal Charges, Linked To Massive Ecstasy Operation

A San Rafael couple linked to an alleged drug-smuggling operation in Canada are scheduled to go to trial after pleading not guilty to five federal charges, including conspiracy to possess and distribute ecstasy.

02/17/2014

Luisana Lopilato and Singer Michael Buble (credit: Stuart Wilson/Getty Images)

Michael Buble & Wife, Luisana Lopilato Welcomes Son Noah

The singer and his wife, Argentinean actress Luisana Lopilato, welcomed their first child early Tuesday morning in Vancouver, Canada…

08/28/2013

Liam & Chef David Hawksworth (credit: Foodie Chap/Liam Mayclem)

Foodie Chap With Chef David Hawksworth

Chef David Hawksworth and Liam Mayclem met in the swanky Hawksworth dining room in Vancouver for their Foodie Chap chat…

06/24/2013

A billboard in South San Francisco on May 17, 2013 encourages tech workers to leave Silicon Valley for Canada. (CBS)

Canada Trying To Lure Silicon Valley Tech Workers

The Canadian government has launched an aggressive campaign to lure Silicon Valley tech workers frustrated by U.S. visa policies northward, just as Congress wrestles with a long-sought overhaul of America’s immigration system.

05/17/2013

United States' Adam Jones (10) celebrates his run scored against Team Canada with teammate Jimmy Rollins (11) in the 8th inning during a World Baseball Classic game on March 10, 2013 in Phoeniz, Arizona. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

KCBS Sports Fans: A Classic In Name Only

Baseball commissioner Bud Selig’s bombast to the contrary, the World Baseball Classic is little more than a transparent attempt to add some hype to the normally-lazy days of spring training (and you’ll note, I refuse to use the capital letters–Spring Training–that baseball has adopted in yet another effort to aggrandize itself).

03/11/2013

WhatsApp

WhatsApp Accused Of Violating Privacy Norms

Regulators in the Netherlands and Canada say that popular messaging application WhatsApp is violating internationally accepted privacy norms by stockpiling phone numbers belonging to people who don’t even use the service.

01/29/2013

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REWIND: It’s Carly Rae Jepsen’s World

The GRAMMYs’ Song of the Year category honors the very best in songwriting — and for the 55th Annual Awards, that includes the Canadian team who penned Carly Rae Jepsen’s“Call Me Maybe.” What you may […]

01/14/2013

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Magnitude 7.7 Canadian Coastal Quake Triggers NorCal Tsunami Advisory

The National Weather Service issued a tsunami advisory for Northern California after a strong earthquake off the west coast of Canada.

10/27/2012

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