A man who was beaten after trying to stop rioters in Vancouver after the Canucks lost the Stanley Cup final on Wednesday is being hailed a hero online. Video footage of his actions was captured on YouTube and has been circulating widely.
Vancouver's beaten riot hero: Who is he?
CBC News Posted: Jun 17, 2011 12:24 PM ET Last Updated: Jun 17, 2011 4:42 PM ET
Top News Headlines
Latest Canada News Headlines
- Rachel Notley sworn in as Alberta premier, reveals cabinet
- Ocean 'blob' could be responsible for warmer temperatures
- Passenger charged with drunk driving in Labrador City
- 4 reasons why feeding bread to ducks is stupid
- Cache Creek declares state of emergency after flash flood
- 'Swatting' hoax leads to 'traumatic' night for Richmond Hill family
- Body of former Metro Vancouver man recovered from Mexican lake
- Bear in Fort Smith shreds truck interior, drinks coffee
- Montrealer sets world record for farthest flight by hoverboard
- Nickelback: should Canadian pride outweigh Aussie derision?