Vancouver, British Columbia, host of the 2010 Winter Olympics, spent approximately $100 million to construct newer, bigger and faster courses for the world's finest athletes. But we're discovering bigger isn't always better.
It's long been a popular extreme action sport at the Winter X Games. Now ski cross will be included as a new sport at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. U.S. ski cross coach, Tyler Shepherd, says the sport is dangerous, but fun.
With the Winter Olympics' opening ceremony set for later tonight, it seems that all the world is caught up in Olympic fever. Everyone that is, except for the people of Vancouver, British Columbia who are actually hosting the event.
10 Vancouver musicians from across this spectrum have gotten together to apply their chops to music from the Arabic-speaking world. The group is called Haram, an Arabic word meaning "sinful" or "forbidden." But, just what is forbidden about their music?
A new oil pipeline from Alberta to British Columbia would cross native land and send more than six times as many tankers through crowded waterways between Vancouver and Seattle. That has people on both sides of the border vowing to fight.