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Ryan Gauld scores twice, Whitecaps beat Rapids 2-1

Aug. 18, 2022 00:24 AM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Ryan Gauld scored twice in the first half and the Vancouver Whitecaps beat the Colorado Rapids 2-1 on Wednesday night. The Whitecaps (9-11-6) have eight games remaining in a bid to make the playoffs. Gyasi Zardes scored for Colorado...

Report: Whitecaps’ response to allegations `appropriate'

Aug. 11, 2022 18:28 PM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — An investigation concluded the Vancouver Whitecaps’ response to allegations of misconduct by former women’s coaches Bob Birarda and Hubert Busby Jr. was serious and “appropriate.” The report, prepared for Major League Soccer by lawyers...

Brown helps Whitecaps to 1-1 tie with Nashville

Jul. 30, 2022 23:01 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Javain Brown scored the equalizer for the Vancouver Whitecaps in a 1-1 draw with Nashville on Saturday night. Brown’s tying goal came in the 87th minute for the Whitecaps (7-10-6). Ryan Gauld got an assist on the goal. Teal Bunbury scored...

Canadian police release names of 2 people killed in shooting

Jul. 28, 2022 15:13 PM EDT

LANGLEY, British Columbia (AP) — Canadian police have released the names of the two people who died in a shooting in a Vancouver suburb. In a release Thursday, police identified the two people killed on Monday as Paul David Wynn, 60, and Steven Furness, 43. A...

Vancouver police probe fatal party shooting as gang related

Jul. 28, 2022 09:14 AM EDT

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — Police in Vancouver, Washington, are investigating a double homicide at a house party as a gang-related shooting, according to court documents. When officers arrived at about 1:20 a.m. July 17, they found 19-year-old Alexander Castagnoli of Portland, Oregon,...

Canadian PM heart-broken over shootings; motive unknown

Jul. 26, 2022 17:58 PM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Police tried to learn why a man gunned down four people in a Vancouver suburb as Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Tuesday he is broken-hearted over the shootings that left the community shaken. Two people were killed and two were...

2 dead after all-night shooting rampage in Vancouver, Canada

Jul. 25, 2022 21:27 PM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — A gunman who roamed for hours through a sleeping Vancouver suburb shot four people early Monday, two of them fatally, as he opened fire at a casino, a center for the homeless and other locations before being killed by police, authorities said. The...

Man sentenced to 17 years for sex trafficking young teens

Jul. 25, 2022 17:44 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A man who took two girls from Eugene, Oregon, to Vancouver, Washington, supplied them with drugs, forced them to have sex and collected payments for it was sentenced to nearly 17 years in prison. Assistant U.S. Attorney Pamela Paaso said 34-year-old Johnl...

Police: 2 killed in shootings that targeted homeless people near Vancouver, British Columbia. Suspect killed by police

Jul. 25, 2022 15:03 PM EDT
LANGLEY, British Columbia (AP) — Police: 2 killed in shootings that targeted homeless people near Vancouver, British Columbia. Suspect killed by police.

Shaqiri has goal and assist in Fire's 3-1 win over Whitecaps

Jul. 24, 2022 00:21 AM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Xherdan Shaqiri had a goal and an assist in the Chicago Fire's 3-1 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday night. Chris Mueller and Rafael Czichos also scored to help Chicago (7-10-5) win its third straight. Lucas Cavallini...