Posts Tagged: strikes

Disaster strikes late for 10-men Whitecaps

VANCOUVER — Disaster struck for the Vancouver Whitecaps allowing Toronto FC a 2-2 draw in Wednesday's opening game of the Canadian … Google Alert – tofino

Small earthquake strikes Vancouver Island

The magnitude 2.4 quake was recorded just after 7 p.m. between Langford and Sooke, at a depth of 24.2 km, according to the U.S. Geological Service. Google Alert –...

Vancouver Island entrepreneur strikes a deal with a dragon

And with those words, the local entrepreneur began his pitch on the nationally televised hit show, Dragons' Den. Flawith was pitching Lil Worker … Google Alert – tofino

Earthquake strikes off Vancouver Island, west of Tofino

It struck 169 kilometres (105 miles) west of Tofino at a depth of 10 kilometres. No injuries or damage was reported, no tsunami is expected, and … Google Alert –...

4.5-magnitude earthquake strikes off coast of Vancouver Island

A 4.5-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Tofino early Wednesday morning. Credit: United States Geological Survey. A 4.5-magnitude … Google Alert – tofino

Family-friendly Otalith strikes positive chord in Ucluelet

The West Coast welcomed hundreds of live-music lovers to the fifth annual Otalith Music Festival's positive ambience on Aug. 18 and 19. “We wanted … Google Alert – tofino

Vehicle strikes several pedestrians on London road

Police say a vehicle struck pedestrians on a road in north London, leaving several casualties and one person has been arrested. Metropolitan Police … Google Alert – tofino

Powerful tornado strikes east China; 78 reportedly dead

BEIJING — A powerful tornado and hailstorm struck the outskirts of an eastern Chinese city on Thursday, killing at least 78 people and destroying … Google Alert – tofino

Air strikes on Aleppo amid calm in other parts of Syria

BEIRUT — Syrian government warplanes and helicopter gunships launched new airstrikes Saturday on insurgent-held neighbourhoods in the … Google Alert – tofino

Turkey's military: 45 PKK rebels killed in air strikes

ANKARA, Turkey — At least 45 Kurdish rebels were killed in Turkish air strikes against suspected militant targets in northern Iraq following the suicide … Google Alert – tofino