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Vancouver Riots

What Ever Happened To The Riot Kiss Couple In This Famous Photo?

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 06.24.2015 | World

Four years ago this month, the Vancouver Canucks lost in the seventh game of the National Hockey League's Stanley Cup finals. The city erupted in riot...

Why Must Lovely Vancouver Be So Boring?

Mitch Moxley | Posted 10.05.2012 | Travel
Mitch Moxley

How could a city often cited as one of the world's prettiest and most livable be such a black hole of boring?

Vancouver Police Recommend 163 Charges For Stanley Cup Riots

AP | Posted 12.31.2011 | Sports

VANCOUVER -- In what is called the largest crime spree in Vancouver history, police recommend that 60 people be charged with everything from assault t...

One Million Photos: Police Receive Huge Pile Of Vancouver Riot Evidence

CBC | Posted 08.20.2011 | Home

CBC -- Vancouver police are combing through more than one million photos and 1,000 hours of video submitted as evidence following the Stanley Cup riot...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 08.17.2011 | New York
Len Berman

It's a good thing they read the papers over there. Libya is scheduled to host the Africa Cup of Nations soccer tournament in 2013. But according to reports, "Other options are being considered." Really?

Nearly 150 Injured In Vancouver Riots

AP/The Huffington Post | JEREMY HAINSWORTH | Posted 08.17.2011 | Sports

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Almost 150 people required hospital treatment and close to 100 were arrested after rioters swept through downtown ...

Three Lessons From Vancouver's Post-Stanley Cup Riots

Danny Groner | Posted 08.16.2011 | Sports
Danny Groner

In total, almost 150 people received hospital treatment and close to 100 were arrested after the Canucks lost to the Bruins in Game 7 Wednesday night. Pundits weigh in on what might have helped fuel the destruction.

WATCH: Vancouver Rioter Takes Firework To The Groin

Posted 08.16.2011 | Sports

You may have seen the bizarrely heartwarming viral photo of a couple kissing amid the chaos that was Vancouver after the Canucks suffered a 4-0 thrash...

LOOK: Couple Kisses During Vancouver Riots

The Huffington Post Canada | Christian Cotroneo | Posted 08.16.2011 | Sports

UPDATE: The couple has been identified. While a city burned its Stanley Cup dream in the flurry of flames, looting and bone-breaking that was the 2...

Massive Cleanup Efforts In Vancouver Organized Through Social Media

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 08.15.2011 | Impact

There's plenty of cleanup to do after riots blanketed Vancouver on Wednesday night following the city's Stanley Cup loss. Social media to the rescu...

PHOTOS: Downtown Vancouver Riots Spiral Out Of Control

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 08.15.2011 | Sports

Following Vancouver's 4-0 loss in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final, the atmosphere downtown quickly went downhill. Anger filled the streets, fires emerged, cars were flipped and looting was witnessed, all reminiscent of a similar scene in that city 17 years ago.

WATCH: Angry Canadians Riot After Stanley Cup Loss

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 08.15.2011 | Sports

The worst nightmare for Vancouver is coming true. Not only did the city's beloved Canucks lose in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup final, it was shut out 4-0. Now a scene reminiscent of 1994 has emerged, when the city rioted under similar circumstances, with random fires, flipped cars, pole climbing, and riot police.