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  1. Republic Services acquires Canadian companyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Business Journal

    ... 500. The Phoenix-based waste management and recycling firm has agreed to buy Tervita LLC, a subsidiary of Calgary, Alberta-based Tervita, which is an environmental waste solutions provider serving oil and natural gas producers. "The acquisition of ...

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  2. New York Rangers Ink Cam Talbot To One Year Extension, Worth $1.45 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Blue Line Station

    Dec 14, 2014; Edmonton, Alberta, CAN; New York Rangers goaltender Cam Talbot makes a save during warmup against the Edmonton Oilers at Rexall Place. Mandatory Credit: Perry Nelson-USA TODAY Sports Earlier this afternoon, the New York Rangers and backup goaltender Cam Talbot reached an agreement on a one year extension, worth $1.45 million.

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  3. Premier Prentice meeting with Gary Doer, Ambassador of Canada to the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | GlobalNews

    ... to hold a press conference at 1:15 p.m. Canadian Ambassador to the United States Gary Doer is scheduled to meet with Alberta Premier Jim Prentice in Calgary on Friday.

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  4. Chris Christie 2016: 12 Noteworthy Tweets by GOP Presidential HopefulRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | News Max

    ... of the United States government has not always placed sufficient priority on North America. While meeting with Alberta Premier Jim Prentice, he emphasized his support for the Keystone XL pipeline, which could come up in a Chris Christie 2016 ...

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  5. Agendas Finalized for TINC Canada 2015 and TINC Europe 2015Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Digital Post Production

    ... 2003. Since then, the conference has evolved into TINC America, and spun off two additional conferences in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, and Amsterdam, the Netherlands. The most recent TINC America conference, which took place in September, was the ...

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  6. Nine tips to survive the busiest day at Canada's busiest airportsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    Canadian crooner Michael Buble and his wife Luisana Lopilato, who are partners of DOG for DOG presents the BC SPCA with a donation of DOG for DOG treats for shelter pets. The Vancouver Sun's Elliott Pap and Brad Ziemer take a look at the Vancouver Canucks mid-season scoring woes and break down Saturday's game against the Calgary Flames.

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  7. Dec. 19, 1955: 50-foot tree jams in bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    It's a surprising thing to discover, but filmmakers don't necessarily come to Edmonton for the snow when shooting Christmas films. Canada's largest Christmas tree at 24 metres was erected in Churchill Square in 2008.

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  8. Alberta dinosaur bone bed a real gold mineRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    It's a surprising thing to discover, but filmmakers don't necessarily come to Edmonton for the snow when shooting Christmas films. On the rocky slopes of Alberta's badlands, tucked away beneath a pre-historic riverbed, scientists unearthed a trove of fossils from one of the rarest horned dinosaurs in North America.

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  9. Man who lived in Pictou County arrested in bust involving drug cartelRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Amherst Daily News

    ... a firearm and five counts of careless use of a firearm in connection with an arrest of La Familia gang members. The Alberta Law Enforcement Response Team (ALERT) arrested Griffon on Dec. 11, along with two other alleged La Familia associates and the ...

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  10. RCAF Announces Pilot and Theme for 2015 CF-18 Demonstration TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... feature a unique commemorative paint job designed by veteran Design Director, Jim Belliveau, at 4 Wing Cold Lake, Alberta. The Demo Hornet will be revealed later in 2015 prior to the start of the air show season. Capt. Beaulieu is currently a member ...

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  11. Big Rock Brewery Inc.: Cuvee Bru 2014 DruivenbierRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... year. Cuvee Bru is available in 750 ml champagne style Italian bottles with cork and cage for a limited time only in Alberta. To find out where, visit our website at www.bigrockbeer.com , check out our Beer Finder at bigrockbeer.com/beer-finder , ...

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  12. Highway-turned-ice skating rink causes car pileup in CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The road was beyond slick in Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada on Sunday night. Even after the first cars spun to the shoulder, oncoming traffic still did not know what awaited them as they approached at highway-speeds.

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  13. WHL Day 92: Bjorkstrand scores twice, will play for goldRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    They'll play the USA Saturday at 12:30pm for the gold. The USA beat Canada East 7-1 on their side of the bracket.

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  14. Teen gets taste of WHLRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

    If the rule that limits 15-year-old Justin Almeida to a maximum of five Western Hockey League games did not exist, chances are he'd be a regular in the lineup of the Prince George Cougars. Almeida left no doubt Wednesday in his WHL debut against the Spokane Chiefs at CN Centre he has the hockey skills and skating ability to play major-junior hockey.

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  15. PHILIPPINES: A blind eye to human rights violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Philipine Reporter

    In an effort to raise awareness about the negative impact of mining exploration on indigenous communities throughout the world, the International Coalition of Human Rights Phillipines-Canada led a public meeting in Toronto Saturday, Dec. 13 addressing their concerns. Days after the world acknowledged the importance of human rights for all peoples and nations, concerned parties representing communities in Guatemala, El Salvador and the Philippines joined forces to highlight the human rights violations that continue to plague these countries.

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  16. Charges laid in Ponoka kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    The group is accused of forcing a 23-year-old man out of a home in Ponoka on December 17, before taking him to a different house. Police set up surveillance at the home where the victim was believed to be held.

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  17. Enbridge reopens Line 4 pipeline after 1,350 bbl crude spillRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | World Oil

    ... pumping station. According to Enbridge, Line 4 -- which carries heavy, medium and light sour crude from Edmonton, Alberta, to Superior, Wisconsin - was reopened at 3:41 p.m. MST on Dec. 18. "All free product has been recovered and more detailed ...

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  18. Confusion abounds in determining Alberta's next Official OppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    ... at the Vancouver Canucks mid-season scoring woes and break down Saturday's game against the Calgary Flames. Former Alberta Wildrose Party member Joe Anglin walks through the Alberta Legislature on his way to session on Nov. 25, 2014, one day after ...

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  19. Mosaic Capital Corporation Announces Closing of Unit OfferingRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    FSCwire / Press Release The following press release was disseminated by FSCwire for Mosaic Capital Corporation --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- Calgary, Alberta - Mosaic Capital Corporation . has issued a press release with the following headline: Mosaic Capital Corporation Announces Closing of Unit Offering To view this press release on the FSCwire website, please either click on the link below, or copy and paste the link into your browser: ..

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  20. Smith says her only option was to abandon WildroseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    ... Prentice said an emissary from the Wildrose caucus approached his team a month ago with a pitch to bring together Alberta conservatives. "Someone from the Wildrose approached someone in my office about the prospect of more than a single Wildrose ...

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