Fourteen weeks have passed since B.C.'s more than 40,000 unionized teachers walked of the job in a rotating and then full-scale strike last June, ejecting half-a-million children from classes about two weeks before summer break.
Delayed school start leaves B.C. students in limbo, Russian President Vladimir Putin talks statehood, and volcanic ash raising concerns.
Volcanoes in Ecuador and Papua New Guinea are throwing lava, ash, smoke, and rocks into the air this week.
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