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Hungry bear tears apart car

VANCOUVER—Police in West Vancouver have released photos of a car they believe was torn apart by a black bear over the weekend.

The photos show the rear passenger door of the car ripped back, its frame bent, side airbags trashed, and seats shredded.

The attack was reported yesterday at a home in the upscale British Properties, and officers estimate damage at about $10,000.

Push for astronauts

OTTAWA—If you ever thought about going into space, now’s your chance.

Canada is recruiting candidates to fill two potential new spots in its space program.

Innovation and Science minister Navdeep Bains is announcing the new $3-million recruitment campaign today, giving astronaut wannabes until Aug. 15 to apply.

Fatal stabbing at clinic

CALGARY—Police say a stabbing at a Calgary medical clinic, in which a man was killed, appears to be domestic in nature but they aren’t saying what may have led to the attack.

Officers who arrived at the Perpetual Wellness Chinese Medicine Centre yesterday afternoon also found two other people with non life-threatening injuries.