Boeser’s 3-point game leads Canucks past Oilers 4-2
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Bo Horvat says the Vancouver Canucks knew the power-play points would come eventually.
“We have a lot of sharp shooters out there and a lot of guys who can put the puck in the net, so it was just a matter of time before they started flooding in,” Horvat ...
Boeser leads Canucks to 5-1 win over slumping Flyers
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Canucks coach Travis Green believes his team benefited from some lucky bounces against the slumping Philadelphia Flyers.
Brock Boeser had a goal and an assist to lead Vancouver to a 5-1 win over Philadelphia on Saturday night.
“It didn’t feel like a ...
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Detentions raise fears, cast doubt on China’s policies
WASHINGTON (AP) — By detaining two Canadians in an apparent act of retaliation, China is looking like the country its harshest critics say it is: one unbound by the laws, rules and procedures that govern other major industrial nations.
Canada’s arrest of a top Chinese technology executive ...
Official: China may have detained 2nd Canadian
AP: extradition hearing could be next for Meng
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Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou gets bail
Police release name of teen fatally shot in Hazel Dell
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — The Clark County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of a young man who was shot to death at a strip mall near Vancouver, Washington.
Eighteen-year-old Gage Allan Kiser was killed Monday in Hazel Dell.
Authorities said previously that they arrested a ...
The Latest: Trump says he could intervene in Huawei case
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The latest on the arrest in Canada of Chinese tech executive Meng Wanzhou. (all times local):
President Donald Trump says he would consider intervening in the Justice Department’s case against a top Chinese executive if it would be in the ...
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VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — A jailed Chinese technology executive will have to wait at least one more day to see if she will be released on bail in a case that has raised U.S.-China tensions and complicated efforts to resolve a trade dispute that has roiled financial markets and ...
Protests outside Chinese tech official’s hearing.
Fast facts about the arrest of a Chinese tech executive
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — WHAT’S HAPPENING
A top executive with Chinese electronics giant Huawei faces a bail hearing. The U.S. wants Canada to extradite Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies. She was detained Dec. 1 while changing planes in Vancouver. ...
China summons US envoy to protest detention of Huawei exec
BEIJING (AP) — China summoned the U.S. ambassador to Beijing on Sunday to protest Canada’s detention of a senior executive of Chinese electronics giant Huawei at Washington’s behest and demand the U.S. cancel an order for her arrest.
The official Xinhua News Agency said Vice Foreign ...
Chen overcomes mistakes, takes 1st at Grand Prix Finals
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Nathan Chen made some mistakes at the Grand Prix Finals, yet was good enough to win the gold medal.
Chen, the first American men’s world champion since 2009, overcame a fall on his quad Lutz in Friday’s free skate, but still took the top spot with a ...
Chinese executive facing US extradition appears in court
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — A Canadian prosecutor urged a Vancouver court to deny bail to a Chinese executive at the heart of a case that is shaking up U.S.-China relations and worrying global financial markets.
Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of telecommunications giant ...
The Latest: Huawei awaits ‘right conclusion’ in CFO’s arrest
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of an executive of Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei Technologies (all times local):
Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei says it has “every confidence that the Canadian and U.S. legal systems will reach the right ...
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Sitting high above the ice of Rogers Arena, Vancouver Canucks general manager Jim Benning is recalling fond memories of his time playing junior hockey for the Portland Winterhawks of the Western Hockey League and their trips up Interstate 5 to play at the old ...
NEW YORK (AP) — Before her dramatic arrest in Canada, few in the U.S. had heard of Meng Wanzhou.
Meng, 46, is chief financial officer and deputy chairwoman of the board of Chinese telecom company Huawei. She now faces extradition to the U.S. on charges of trying to evade U.S. sanctions on ...
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Chalk up another first for Elias Pettersson.
The rookie sensation scored on his initial NHL penalty shot and the Vancouver Canucks beat the Nashville Predators 5-3 Thursday night to snap a four-game losing streak.
Pettersson made it look easy, ...
US star Nathan Chen balances life, figure skating glory
Nathan Chen mostly goes unnoticed when he strolls through the picturesque campus of Yale, and the few times he can recall being recognized happened months ago during his freshman orientation.
That’s because just about everyone who attends the prestigious Ivy League school is exceptional in ...
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — A man has pleaded not guilty to killing his girlfriend’s 5-year-old daughter.
KATU-TV reports 37-year-old Ryan ...
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — A big advantage on special teams was the difference Tuesday night for the Minnesota Wild.
Ryan Suter and Jason Zucker scored 55 seconds apart late in the second period and the Wild converted on all three of their power plays, beating the staggering ...
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VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — The trial of a woman accused of injuring a friend when she pushed her off a bridge in southwestern Washington has been postponed until February.
A 10-second video clip of the Aug. 7 incident, captured by a cellphone, went viral online, drawing national attention to ...
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Queen and Adam Lambert are launching a six-week North American tour following the release of the Freddie Mercury biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody.”
Live Nation announced the 23-date tour Monday. It will feature original band members Brian May and Roger Taylor with Adam Lambert ...
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The slumping Canucks held the Stars scoreless for 50 minutes but couldn’t close it out.
Alex Radulov scored the go-ahead goal late in the third period as the Dallas edged Vancouver 2-1 on Saturday.
Jamie Benn also scored midway through the third for ...
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Marc-Andre Fleury turned 34 this week and was happy to be asked after Thursday night’s win whether he’s getting quicker with age.
“Thank you, I’ll take that,” the Vegas goaltender said. “They keep calling me ‘old man.’ I don’t know, I just try to get in ...
Olympic figure skating champion Hanyu to miss to GP Final
TOKYO (AP) — Two-time Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan will miss the Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final due to a right ankle injury, the Japan Skating Federation said Thursday.
The 23-year-old Hanyu twisted his right ankle during a practice at the Rostelecom Cup on Nov. 17, and will ...
Deputies and officers fire shots at car theft suspect
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — A Clark County Sheriff’s deputy and officers fired shots after a suspect allegedly rammed a deputy’s vehicle.
The sheriff’s office later said the suspect died at the scene and a deputy was treated at a hospital for minor injuries.
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Brown’s goal in OT gives Kings 2-1 win over Canucks
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Dustin Brown and the Los Angeles Kings gave coach Willie Desjardins a victory in his return to Vancouver.
Brown scored 53 seconds into overtime to lift the Kings over the Canucks 2-1 on Tuesday night. Alex Iafallo scored for Los Angeles in regulation, and ...
Washington state is hiring firefighters for next season
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — The Washington Department of Natural Resources is already hiring for the 2019 wildfire season.
KATU-TV reports the agency says it’s looking to ...
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — There are the startling goals, the jaw-dropping passes and mind-bending moves. And in just two months, there are the rave reviews.
Vancouver Canucks rookie Elias Pettersson is rocketing shots past goalies. He already has 13 goals and eight assists in 20 ...
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NEW YORK (AP) — It was a great week of basketball north of the border with the Vancouver Showcase.
Top-ranked Notre Dame won the inaugural Canadian tournament, rallying from a 14-point deficit in the first half to beat No. 9 Oregon State. The Irish remained unbeaten with the 91-81 victory ...
Drake women upset No. 13 S. Carolina in Vancouver Showcase
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Sara Rhine scored 25 points and Drake overcame a slow start in overtime to beat No. 13 South Carolina 90-85 in the third-place game of the Vancouver Showcase on Saturday night.
Rhine had 13 points in the fourth quarter and overtime when the Bulldogs (6-1) ...
No. 1 Notre Dame women rally past No. 9 Oregon State, 91-81
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Notre Dame passed its first big test of the season.
Jacki Young scored 23 points, Arike Ogunbowale and Brianna Turner netted 21 apiece and the top-ranked Fighting Irish won the Vancouver Showcase championship, rallying for a 91-81 victory over No. 9 ...
Chen, Kihira win figure skating in France to reach GP Final
GRENOBLE, France (AP) — World champion Nathan Chen won the last round of figure skating’s Grand Prix series and secured a spot in next month’s final with a pulsating free skate at the Internationaux de France on Saturday.
Oozing confidence despite an untidy short program on Friday, the ...
McWilliams FTs lift Oregon State to 70-68 win over Gamecocks
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Katie McWilliams looked cool and collected — and felt that way, too.
McWilliams sank two free throws with 1.9 seconds left to give No. 9 Oregon State a 70-68 win over 13th-ranked South Carolina in the semifinals of the Vancouver Showcase on Friday ...
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Health problems did not hamper Notre Dame’s championship hopes at the Vancouver Showcase on Friday night.
Arike Ogunbowale scored 30 points and Jackie Young added 25 to help No. 1 Notre Dame beat Drake 82-64 in semifinal action at the Vancouver Convention ...
Former pastor gets 5 years in prison for drug smuggling
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — A former Washington state pastor was sentenced to five years in federal prison on a drug smuggling charge.
The Columbian reports 55-year-old John Bishop was sentenced ...
Deputies arrest man in Vancouver Walmart hostage situation
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say deputies arrested a man after they say he held people hostage in a vehicle in a Vancouver Walmart parking lot and then caused the store to go into lockdown when he fled.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Oregon State found its Destiny at the right time Thursday night.
Destiny Slocum’s big second quarter helped the ninth-ranked Beavers break open a tie game on the way to a 74-60 victory over Western Kentucky in the Vancouver Showcase.
“I thought we ...
No. 13 South Carolina women beat ETSU at Vancouver Showcase
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Doniyah Cliney and Bianca Jackson had 14 points apiece and Tyasha Harris scored 13 to help No. 13 South Carolina beat ETSU 101-55 on Thursday night to advance to the semifinals of the Vancouver Showcase.
Nelly Perry and Elysa Wesolek each scored 10 for ...
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Muffet McGraw got right to the point after No. 1 Notre Dame’s 81-65 victory over Gonzaga on Thursday in the first game of the Vancouver Showcase.
“We didn’t come out with any kind of emotion at all. We didn’t execute, turned the ball over, gave up a lot ...
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — For a debut tournament, the organizers of the Vancouver Showcase could not have done much better putting together an elite field.
The tournament getting underway Thursday includes top-ranked Notre Dame, No. 9 Oregon State and No. 13 South Carolina. But ...