Newspaper article The Canadian Press

--B-C Update-

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

--B-C Update-

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VANCOUVER - (BC-Liberal-Convention)

B-C Liberal Leader Andrew Wilkinson says the party's newly unveiled brand identity will be key to attracting voters in the next election.

The party's new slogan, "Opportunity for all of B-C" replaces its former slogan of "Today's B-C Liberals," and was revealed yesterday at the party convention in Vancouver.

Wilkinson says creating and building opportunities for British Columbians is at the core of what the party does.

He says that idea will be central to the Liberal party's mission of refreshing and renewing policies and approaches to issues, so that it can be a "really exciting" party for the future. (The Canadian Press)

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(BC-Drake-Casino-Profiling)

A Vancouver casino says it "categorically" stands against racism after Drake accused it of "profiling" him.

In a post on Instagram, the Toronto rapper called Parq Vancouver -quote - "the worst run business" he has ever witnessed, and says the casino did not allow him to gamble despite his providing everything it "originally asked for."

In a pair of statements yesterday that did not name Drake, the casino first said it was "actively investigating" the incident, then later apologized for what it called "the experience our customer had."

It says it categorically stands against racism of any kind and is committed to providing a safe, secure and enjoyable experience for all. (The Canadian Press)

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(BC-Pit bull-Attack)

R-C-M-P say four people were taken to hospital after being attacked and injured during a party by a pit bull recently adopted on Vancouver Island.

Emergency crews were called to the Colwood home shortly after midnight Saturday and found 13 people, including children, had barricaded themselves inside the home to protect themselves from the dog.

Police say the dog's owners managed to secure the 140-pound pit bull inside a bedroom, but not before being seriously bitten. …

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