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  1. For the record: John Duncan on the fight against ISISRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | MacLeans

    ... aid and other aid to refugee camps. It buys its medications for 10% of retail, and that is matched by a donor in Calgary. This groups supports the expansion and extension of our mission, because it knows that delivering humanitarian aid requires the ...

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  2. Medical examiner testifies to Meika Jordan's extensive injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    A six-year-old girl was battered in the days leading to her death: burned, beaten, slapped and likely punched according to the medical examiner who testified today. Meika Jordan died in Nov. 2011 of blunt force trauma to the head.

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  3. For the record: Justin Trudeau on the fight against ISISRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | MacLeans

    ... disagree with them are failing to uphold Canadian values. Comme je l'ai mentionnA il y a quelques semaines A Calgary, nous pouvons Aatre trA s critiques envers les politiques des uns des autres sans remettre en question leur patriotisme. As ...

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  4. City council votes against adding 57 more taxis at due to economic downturnRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... shows the economic downturn is taking a bite out of the taxi business. In January 2015, there were 621,648 trips in Calgary taxis. That was down two per cent from trips taken in January 2014. Several dozen taxi drivers were on hand to listen to the ...

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  5. Alberta budget cuts hit Calgary Stampede, Edmonton NorthlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    Alberta Agriculture is reducing its financial support of the non-profit organizations by $2 million. They have been getting about $10 million each annually from the government to support the fairs and exhibitions they put on.

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  6. Teen critical after hit twice by same Hummer at crosswalkRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CNews

    Calgary city police look over the scene in which a male pedestrian in his teens was struck by a yellow Hummer at a crosswalk on Beddington Blvd. at Beddington Drive N.E., then the white SUV smashed into the Hummer and pushed it over the pedestrian on Monday March 30, 2015. The pedestrian was transported to Foothills Hospital in life-threatening condition.

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  7. Wildrose leader Brian Jean to challenge Tory cabinet minister in provincial electionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... of activities and times. Newly elected Wildrose Leader Brian Jean speaks after winning the party leadership vote in Calgary, Alta., Sat., March 28, 2015. EDMONTON - Newly-minted Wildrose Leader Brian Jean will challenge a Progressive Conservative ...

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  8. Michael Doyle-Baker, a Wilderness guide in trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Calgary Journal

    ... 19-year-old, having traveled to Iceland, China, Cambodia and the many landmarks in Canada. He was born and raised in Calgary with two other siblings, all brothers, Doyle-Baker being the middle child. His father works in oil and gas while his mother ...

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  9. What's your favourite uniquely Canadian word? Give'rRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBC News

    No doubt you've had some quizzical looks when you say something like, 'Hey, I like your toque!' when you're beyond Canadian borders. Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines .

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  10. Wildrose Leader to take on Tory cabinet minister in Fort McMurray-ConklinRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBC News

    Jean says he will run in his home city in the Fort McMurray-Conklin constituency against Advanced Education Minister Don Scott. Scott was also in cabinet under former premier Alison Redford and defeated the Wildrose candidate by more than 400 votes in the 2012 election.

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  11. Calgary pedestrian seemingly hit twice by the same Hummer H2 in life-threatening traffic accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | National Post

    Charges are pending after a 16-year-old boy was rushed to hospital in serious and potentially life-threatening condition after being struck by a Hummer twice in Calgary on Monday morning. The teenage victim was crossing in a marked crosswalk when he was struck twice by the same vehicle at the intersection of Beddington Boulevard and Beddington Drive N.E. around 7:45 a.m., said Staff Sgt.

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  12. Cytonet Enrolls Patients into Ongoing U.S. Clinical Trial Evaluating...Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Freshnews

    ... authored by Aneal Khan, M.D , Assistant Professor of Medical Genetics and Pediatrics at the University of Calgary and Alberta Children's Hospital in Calgary, Alberta. The poster follows data presented at the July, 2014 World Transplant Congress ...

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  13. Temporary foreign workers: mass exodus expected after April 1Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBC News

    Previously, TFWs who came to Canada under the low-skilled stream could reapply to continue working for their Canadian employer. A Calgary immigration lawyer says changes to the temporary foreign workers program could effect everyday Albertans as early as this week.

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  14. Calgary teen suffers serious injuries after being struck by vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBC News

    Calgary police investigate after a teen is hit by a vehicle at Beddington Boulevard and Beddington Drive northeast.

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  15. Calgary man found 500 metres from where he vanished - and where his ...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | National Post

    For six excruciating months family, friends, strangers, and police searched tirelessly for Justin McKinnon-Blomme, a 21-year-old arborist. After the blond young man got out of a friend's car at the intersection of Southland Drive and Acadia Drive S.E. and disappeared on Sept.

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  16. Fortney: Spruce Meadows marks 40 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Gavin Young, Calgary Herald CALGARY, AB: MARCH 12, 2015 - Marg and Ron Southern pose with daughter Linda Southern-Heathcott, in front of one of the original jumps that was used at Spruce Meadows 40 years ago. Trax# 00063327A He played basketball; she played basketball.

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  17. Five things to know about Brian Jean, the Alberta Wildrose Party's newly elected leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canada.com

    An Air Canada passenger jet flying from Toronto to Halifax skidded off a runway early Sunday as it attempted to land in a blizzard. Newly elected Wildrose Leader Brian Jean speaks after winning the party leadership vote in Calgary, Alta., Sat., March 28, 2015.

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  18. Canadians too complacent about seeking export markets, report warnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    ... cent between 2000 and 2010. It is the same story across the country: Among other Canadian cities, only Vancouver and Calgary have made even meagre productivity gains over the past five years, the board says. Companies that export tend to be more ...

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  19. 20 Questions with Mikael Backlund of the Calgary FlamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SLAM! Sports

    Calgary Flames Mikael Backlund during NHL hockey in Calgary, Alta. on Thursday January 29, 2015.

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  20. Three young parents identified as victims of Siksika fatal fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CBC News

    Troy Prettyyoungwoman, Tiffany Panther Bone and Cody Blackkettle died in a fatal house fire on Siksika Nation on March 28, 2015. The families of three young parents who died in a fatal house fire on Siksika First Nation plan to gather in their honour Sunday night.

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