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  1. Opening day for Nordstrom at Chinook CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Canada.com

    A new era in Calgary's retail sector is being ushered in Friday with the opening of a new store location at Chinook Centre for American giant retailer Nordstrom - the first in Canada for the iconic company. The Chinook store, with 140,000 square feet on two levels at the north end of the mall, is part of the first generation of the company's newest design.

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  2. Nordstrom Opens Doors At Chinook Centre In Calgary, AlbertaRead the original story

    37 min ago | Sys-Con Media

    The two-level, 140,000 square-foot store features the latest interior and exterior design concepts, a full-service restaurant and an enhanced beauty experience. "Being in business for 113 years, this is really a historic time for us as we open our first store in Chinook Centre is the first of six announced Nordstrom stores to open over the next three years.

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  3. Brian Burke speaks out against domestic violence by pro athletes, calling it 'unacceptable'Read the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Canada.com

    Brian Burke says players who take aggression from the ice into their personal lives don't deserve to earn pro-athlete wages. The Calgary Flames president was asked at the Global Business Forum in Banff, Alta., how he would have handled the Ray Rice scandal.

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  4. Cutting ER wait times part of larger problem, Alberta health official saysRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBC News

    Reducing the wait time at emergency rooms is part of a larger set of challenges facing Alberta's health care system, says AHS chief medical officer Dr. Verna Yiu. The struggle to reduce emergency room wait times is a part of a larger challenge, a senior Alberta Health Service official says.

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  5. ConocoPhillips' Bitumen Production To Rise As Cenovus Starts...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... is a 50-50 joint venture between ConocoPhillips and Cenovus Energy, an integrated oil company headquartered in Calgary, Alberta. Cenovus is the operator of assets owned by the joint venture. Foster Creek, Christiana Lake and Narrows Lake are the ...

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  6. Attractiveness rating disappointingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... based on data from the 2011 Census and National Household Survey. The largest cities -- Toronto, Vancouver, and Calgary, and the satellite cities within their census metropolitan areas, including Richmond Hill, Oakville, Mississauga, Markham, ...

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  7. Rising home prices cause rude awakening for potential buyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    ... now expect to pay more than they originally planned (about $48,000 more on average), as do 47 per cent in each of Calgary and Vancouver (more than $80,000 more). It doesn't stop there. Almost one-third of buyers in Atlantic Canada expect to pay ...

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  8. Home Depot eliminates malware that affected 56 million credit cardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2010 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... the most minimal kind of assistance. It's just not adequate," Tony Merchant said Thursday from the group's office in Calgary. Merchant said that a Canadian class action against the Winners and Home Sense retail chains several years ago, after its ...

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  9. Alberta film industry takes centre stage at Calgary International Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Canadian comedian, television personality, and actor, Rick Mercer, right, gets interviewed by Connor Mullen, age 11, of Kidz Hub Media Network on the red carpet at the CIFF opening gala in Calgary on Thursday. Rick Mercer admits he was a little taken aback when he was offered the small but "pivotal" role in the comedy-drama The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet.

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  10. Home Depot eliminates malware that affected 56M credit cardsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Telegram

    ... the most minimal kind of assistance. It's just not adequate," Tony Merchant said Thursday from the group's office in Calgary. Merchant said that a Canadian class action against the Winners and Home Sense retail chains several years ago, after its ...

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  11. Nordstrom's Grand Entrance in CalgaryRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Where Toronto

    Make room in your closet for fall fashion! The iconic fashion retailer Nordstrom makes its Canadian debut in Calgary at Chinook Centre on September 19, with doors opening at 9:30 am. Nordstrom is certainly making its arrival into Canada a grand entrance: before you even get to the fashion, there's eBar coffee bar, Bazille full-service restaurant, a beauty boutique, free wifi, and personal stylists to consult.

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  12. Silver Screen: Calgary International Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Where Toronto

    Calgary is a city of film lovers. In fact, Calgarians spend more money attending movies than any other city in Canada, according to Statistics Canada.

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  13. Alberta gets only average results despite highest hospital spending, new website showsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... 4.3 per cent. The biggest rise over that time was recorded by AHS's Central zone at almost 30 per cent. Only the Calgary zone, with a 3.2-per-cent increase, had a jump lower than the national average. Among individual facilities, the cost of a ...

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  14. k.d. lang has a new woman in her life: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    Is K.D. Lang dating Calgary Flames co-owner N. Murray Edward's estranged wife Heather Edwards? Singer k.d. lang has sparked rumours of a new romance with the estranged wife of Canadian ice hockey team boss N. Murray Edwards. The Constant Craving hitmaker has been spotted on numerous dinner dates with Heather Edwards in Calgary, Alta.

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  15. BENEV Shareholders Support Royalty AcquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Market Wire

    BENEV Capital Inc. announces today that it has received shareholder approval for its previously announced proposed transaction with Franworks Franchise Corp. of Calgary, Alberta to acquire an approximate $12 million annual top-line royalty for a purchase price of approximately $103.0 million at the special meeting of BCI shareholders held earlier today.

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  16. Lethbridge woman with baby arrested for drug traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CBC News

    Members of the Alberta Law Enforcement Response Teams arrested a Lethbridge woman on suspicion of dealing drugs while caring for her infant son. A 24-year-old Lethbridge woman has been arrested after allegedly taking her newborn baby along on a drug deal.

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  17. Springbank Hill playground spat divides neighboursRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    A group of residents in the southwest community of Springbank Hill is trying to put a stop to the construction of a playground. "The neighbourhood is already divided.

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  18. Bryan Adams announces 2015 winter tour of CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... Save-On Foods Memorial Centre Jan. 14 Vancouver, B.C. - Rogers Arena Jan. 15 Kelowna, B.C. - Prospera Place Jan. 16 Calgary, Alta. - Scotiabank Saddledome Jan. 17 Edmonton, Alta. - Rexall Place Jan. 19 Regina, Sask. - Brandt Centre Jan. 20 Winnipeg, ...

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  19. Southland Transportation Adds 101 Blue Bird Propane Vision Buses to Districts in CanadaRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... in school, motor coach and public transportation. The new Propane Vision buses will transport students from the Calgary Board of Education (CBE) and Medicine Hat School District No. 76. Southland Transportation is no stranger to alternative fuel ...

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  20. Keystone Pipeline Cost Expected to DoubleRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    TransCanada Corp.'s chief executive said the cost to build the Keystone XL pipeline, currently estimated at $5.4 billion, is expected to double by the time the U.S. government completes its review of the largest part of the project. Russ Girling, chief executive of the Calgary, Alberta,-based company, in an interview this week said he expects the project's cost could increase to a "number that gets you into the high single digits to a 10 number."

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