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Vancouver's English Bay Barge still hasn't budged

A barge that ran aground near Vancouver's English Bay last year quickly became an accidental attraction, drawing selfie-seekers and inspiring T-shirt designs. But after seven months, residents seem to have grown weary of its hulking presence on the shoreline.

The barge that's been grounded at Sunset Beach since last week's historic storm will be staying there a little while longer. (CTV)

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Higher interest rates and mortgages: What do they help and hinder?

With the Bank of Canada expected to keep raising its policy interest rate through 2023, experts expect the gap between fixed and variable mortgage rates to shrink. If you're in the market for a mortgage, here's some advice on what to consider when deciding which type to opt for.

Houses are seen in an aerial view in Langley, B.C., on May 16, 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck)

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