Can you put your phone down for Mother’s Day?

#DiningMode campaign encourages people to leave the phone alone while eating

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Death in Surrey being probed by homicide investigators, FOI offers top dog names in White Rock and more

Large, exotic pet bird that killed Florida man to be auctioned

Cassowaries are similar to emus, stand up to 6 feet tall and weigh up to 130 pounds

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Surrey RCMP opens its doors to the public
Accessible playground coming to Surrey park
Video captures violence and chaos in Surrey neighbourhood
Surrey alzheimer centre celebrates therapy pig's first birthday

Vintage bottles, magic cards, a 1969 Playboy: Quirky items found in historic B.C. buildings

Crews set aside some of the funkier pieces emerging from the construction rubble

What’s age got to do with it? B.C. couple with 45-year gap talks happy marriage

An Armstrong couple that has 45-year age gap began turning heads after being featured on show Extreme Love.

PHOTOS: Inside the ‘shoe house’ in Northern B.C.

A rare look inside the famous Kitseguecla Lake Road shoe house, with a tour led by owner Toby Walsh

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Gas prices continue to remain high, torched SUV in Vancouver linked to shooting and more

Harry and Meghan’s royal baby: Questions asked and answered

The couple is keeping many details about Meghan’s pregnancy and birth plan private

Trudeau to be portrayed on ‘Simpsons’ episode

Toronto journalist who’s posted videos of himself doing impressions of the PM voiced him for the show

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Gas prices soar to new heights, no major incidents at Vancouver’s 4/20, and more

VIDEO: Alberta man creates world’s biggest caricature

Dean Foster is trying to break the world record for a radio show contest

Who owns aloha? Hawaii eyes protections for native culture

Hawaii was shocked to learn the Chicago restaurant chain owner had trademarked the name “Aloha Poke”

Rare ‘Snow Tower’ tree blooming in Vancouver city park

A plant rarely grown in Canada is now flowering at the Bloedel Conservatory in Queen Elizabeth Park

Police pursue pesky porker on Vancouver Island

‘This was allegedly not the pig’s first escape’

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Police identify victim in Vancouver shooting, Trans Mountain pipeline decision extended and more

France rebuffs Trump for suggesting ‘flying water tankers’ to fight Notre Dame fire

Trump’s advice was shut down in a series of tweets from the French interior ministry

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Coquitlam piano teacher facing 15 sex charges dies, another case of measles brings total to 27 in B.C. and more

High-end hostels offer ‘flashpackers’ affordable luxuries, social connection

Budget-conscious guests can still pick up a key card to a 10-person room for roughly $30 per night during off-season

Beards found to harbour more germs than dogs’ fur

Some of the microbes hazardous to human health

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4 dead, 1 in custody after Penticton shootings, Tuberculosis case confirmed in Prince George and more