A 125-year-old home in Chilliwack is being offered up for free – but it comes with a catch. The 2,000-sq-ft space is known to most in the community as the Paisley House and was built in 1894 by Mr. Paisley. By 1899, the Kipp family, one of Chilliwack’s founding families...
Talks between President Donald Trump and congressional Democrats aimed at ending a partial government shutdown collapsed in acrimony and disarray Wednesday, with Democrats accusing the president of walking out and Trump calling the meeting “a total waste of time.” The breakdown in talks left no end in sight for the...
At least five people have been killed and several others injured after a car ploughed into a crowd outside primary school in northeastern China. The driver of the vehicle was taken into custody following the crash in the city of Huludao in Liaoning province on Thursday, state broadcaster CCTV said. Security...
The Saudi Arabian Ministry of Justice has announced that, as of Sunday, women will receive text message notification from the court when their marital status changes. Under current law men in Saudi Arabia can obtain a divorce with a verbal statement verified in court while women must provide both a...
In an interview on 60 Minutes that aired Sunday night, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was asked if she believed President Trump is racist. She responded with a simple, “Yeah, no question.” In the interview, during which she also joked she wanted people to continue to underestimate her and defended her “Green...
The 612-pound tuna had to be wheeled into its new owner's sushi restaurant on a low platform, its mouth agape. Sushi chain owner Kiyoshi Kimura purchased the immense Pacific bluefin tuna in an auction on Saturday at a Tokyo fish market. The fish sold for a record 333.6 million yen,...
Norwegian authorities have given up hope of finding four Swedish and Finnish skiers alive after they appeared to have been swept away by an avalanche in the Arctic. The skiers, three Finnish men and a Swedish woman, were reported missing by a friend on Wednesday around 4pm in Tamokdalen in...
A family accidentally donated $52,000 worth of jewellery to charity after the precious gems and diamonds were stashed inside a bag of old clothes. Jane Lowe asked her husband to hide her jewellery inside their home in Nova Scotia, eastern Canada, before they went on a trip. Before they left on...
“Mean” Gene Okerlund, a World Wrestling Entertainment Hall of Famer and famed interviewer, died Wednesday at the age of 76, the WWE announced. WWE did not release a cause of death. Okerlund was the most well-known professional wrestling interviewer, and perhaps the most iconic person in that role in sports. While...
An egging prank ended with a murder charge after a New Year’s Day tragedy near Houston. Police say a 14-year-old male driver and two teenage passengers were inside a GMC Acadia Tuesday afternoon, throwing eggs at cars driving by on a road in Aldine, when the driver of one of...