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  1. Ryan Yip makes sizeable gain in Canada's Weekly Top 10Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Ryan Yip broke into the top 10 among Canadian pro golfers following his victory at the Asian Development Tour's PGM Port Dickson Championship. A rookie on the Asian Tour this year, the Calgary golfer carded a final round 63 to come from five shots off the pace to win by a single stroke in his first appearance at a development tour event this year.


  2. Anti-bullying activism wins Airdrie teen national awardRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBC News

    The 14-year-old nearly took her own life right around the time Amanda Todd, 15, committed suicide in 2012 after posting a YouTube video describing how she was tormented by bullies. "She had posted the video and I watched it and I showed my mom it and said this is the way I'm feeling.


  3. TransCanada moves quickly with asset sale to U.S. partnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    TransCanada president and CEO Russ Girling speask during a year-end interview at the company's head quarters in Calgary, Alta., Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. TransCanada Corp. wasted little time in launching a new campaign to show investors that it is serious about trying to boost its share price, without breaking up the company.


  4. CIS ruling will hurt Rams in standingsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Regina Leader Post

    ... fourth place with the Alberta Golden Bears and UBC Thunderbirds. Each team had a 1-3-0 record. But the first-place Calgary Dinos were stripped of one of their victories Monday - and it was their 71-3 thumping of Alberta on Sept. 5. That outcome was ...


  5. First Growth Announces a Joint Venture with CRAFT Beer MarketRead the original story

    7 hrs ago |

    ") in respect of a proposed joint venture, whereby First Growth and CRAFT Beer have agreed to jointly form a new company expected to be engaged in the business of establishing and operating CRAFT Beer Market restaurants in China. CRAFT Beer is a private company based in Calgary, Alberta and is engaged in the business of operating premium casual restaurants in various locations in Canada.


  6. Blood donation ban for Canadians who lived in Britain not fair, says AlbertanRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    Canadian Blood Services says it is critically short of blood, with reserves at the lowest levels since 2008, but there is still a ban on some who lived overseas during a mad cow disease outbreak. A southern Alberta woman says she would like to help Canadian Blood Services ease its blood shortage but she's not allowed to donate.


  7. Amica Mature Lifestyles Announces 2014 Annual General Meeting Voting ResultsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... Additionally, Amica has one residence under construction in Oakville, Ontario, one residence in pre-development in Calgary, Alberta and two existing operational residences in Ontario with expansions that are in pre-development. The common shares of ...


  8. RCMP steps away from Islamic booklet about risk of radical extremist groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    ... are being recruited to join the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. Last winter, Damian Clairmont, a 22-year-old Calgary man, was killed while fighting with Islamic extremists in Syria. His mother, Chris Boudreau, has called for new efforts to ...


  9. 'Deadbeat' Alberta parents still owe more than $500MRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBC News

    The number of "deadbeat" parents - people who refuse to pay their child support payments - has remained steady in Alberta for the past five years. Two-thirds or 65 per cent of cases in Alberta are in arrears, meaning there's $572,726,160 or more than half a billion dollars in outstanding payments owed to 48,146 parents.


  10. Calgary man hunting coyotes accidentally shoots himself insteadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNews

    Det. Steve Adair said the man's unfortunate turn of events happened around 7 p.m. while driving around his southeast Calgary acreage with a 12 gauge shotgun on his lap. His property in the 11,000 block of 146 Ave. S.E. is within city limits, where the use of firearms is prohibited under a bylaw.


  11. Abu Usamah Somali, thought to be Farah Mohammed Shirdon of Calgary, Alberta in Canada.Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Jewish Press

    ... for families in the South during the Gaza War. Abu Usamah Somali, thought to be Canadian Farah Mohamed Shirdon of Calgary and who had been considered killed showed up in an interview with and said "maybe" ISIS will stop fighting after ...


  12. Enbridge delays ND oil pipeline at least a yearRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Fairfield Citizen-News

    A Canadian company that wants to build the largest oil pipeline yet from western North Dakota's booming oil patch is delaying the project for at least a year due to permitting problems in Minnesota. Calgary, Alberta-based Enbridge Energy Partners LP disclosed the delay of the $2.6 billion Sandpiper pipeline in a filing Tuesday with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.


  13. Wealthy Barber advice is to live within your meansRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... still worried about the debt," Chilton said in an interview with the Herald Tuesday following a speech he gave in Calgary at the 46th Annual Economic Developers Association of Canada conference. "With these (low) interest rates, we've been able to ...


  14. 50th Anniversary: A look back at how the CBC came to CalgaryRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CBC News

    CBC Calgary began broadcasting 50 years ago this week, but the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation's history in the city goes much further back. Then prime minister R.B. Bennett - the member of parliament for Calgary-West - headed the government that established the Canadian Radio Broadcasting Commission in 1932.


  15. Mandel pushes for tougher e-cigarette rules, as retailers skirt national banRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    A user in Calgary takes a puff from an e-cigarette on September 30, 2014. Retailers in the city continue to sell the items despite a national band.


  16. 'I see my future,' new Canadian says after drilling trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... to build our community, our Alberta and our Canada. It was a long journey for me, but finally my dream came true." Calgary-based CCIS Oil and Gas Training Programs has run the program since 2002. The grad ceremony was held in Nisku for the first ...


  17. Near record sales for Alberta food and drinking establishmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    ... That's about 31 per cent higher than the Canadian average of $136 per person." Those impressive numbers have many Calgary entrepreneurs looking at opening new establishments in the city to take advantage of consumer spending in this market. Brian ...


  18. Former police officer to take on Jim Prentice in Calgary-Foothills byelectionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBC News

    The Wildrose Party is running a former police officer against Alberta's premier in the upcoming byelection in Calgary-Foothills. "I play some sports, and I follow some competitive sports as well, and high level competitors always say, you know, the tougher the competitor the better you get," she said.


  19. City of Chestermere: Town set to become Alberta's 18th cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    The council chambers in Chestermere were packed for Monday's vote on whether the town should change its status to a city. The vote, which passed 6-1, took place in the community just east of Calgary Monday night in a packed council chambers.


  20. Canadian ski icon JP Auclair dies in avalance: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Calgary, Alberta - Professional free skiers JP Auclair and Tom Wallisch ski a wall down a back lane during filming of "Into the Mind" while on location in Calgary, Alberta on Thursday, March 15, 2013. Calgary, Alberta - Professional free skiers JP Auclair and Tom Wallisch ski a wall down a back lane during filming of "Into the Mind" while on location in Calgary, Alberta on Thursday, March 15, 2013.