Spruce Grove man ‘badly assaulted’ by 4 attackers, RCMP say

RCMP are investigating an “aggravated” four-on-one assault early Sunday that sent a 24-year-old man to hospital. Around 4 a.m., four young…

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Was there a residential school near you? Find out with our interactive map

For more than 100 years, First Nations, Inuit and Métis children were taken from their families to attend residential schools, which were run by churches and funded…

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Canada’s Michael Ondaatje up for best-ever Booker Prize accolade

Canadian author Michael Ondaatje is one of five contenders for the title of greatest-ever winner of the prestigious Man Booker Prize for fiction.…

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Newsprint is the latest Canadian product to be hit with preliminary countervailing duties from the United States. The U.S. Department…

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First Nations leaders debate Trudeau commitment to Indigenous rights

The Trudeau government’s commitment to finding new ways to recognize and strengthen Indigenous rights in Canada is facing a major…

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Alberta’s first gay-straight alliance for teachers a learning curve for acceptance

The original intent of Alberta’s first gay-straight alliance for teachers was to lead by example. But the group, started three years ago…

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‘I think my mom will die waiting in a hospital’: Budget doesn’t do enough for long-term care, family says

In a hospital room in rural Whitby, Ont., Anna Hoar feels like she’s in a movie. The day before, she thought the…

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Inspired by ailing father, U of A student opens Asian fusion restaurant

Despite pressure of the classroom and heartache as a loved one battles illness, Gao Feng Zhang has embraced the challenge of opening…

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Chinese search-engine giant Baidu Inc. has selected BlackBerry Ltd. to provide the safety operating system for the Apollo autonomous driving…

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