Drivers search for parking spots at Mayfair Shopping Centre on Friday, Dec. 26, 2014. Photograph By BRUCE STOTESBURY, Times Colonist.
The global economy and markets always are good for some major surprises, but 2014 is going down as a year when the best bet was to expect the unexpected.
Malls and stores across the city were packed Friday morning as Boxing Day shoppers battled long line ups and scoured the aisles in search of deals.
Fifteen freight cars containing fly ash - used to make cement - and lentils have derailed in iconic Banff National Park, some spilling directly into a creek just west of the community train station.
Military doctrine signed by President Putin raises possibility of broader use of weapons to deter foreign aggression. Last updated: 27 Dec 2014 02:57.