Wildfire smoke from B.C. gets in the way of mountain scenery for tourists in Alberta

Smoke from wildfires that’s blanketing parts of Alberta does more than just irritate the eyes and throats of visitors to…

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Toronto man charged with assault in alleged attack on newspaper photographer

Toronto police have made an arrest in an alleged assault on a newspaper photographer in the city’s downtown. It happened last…

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City gives up on Centre Line LRT bridge over river, for now

Edmonton’s Centre Line LRT is likely two decades away from being built, but on Tuesday city councillors agreed the train…

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Canada opens Hlinka Gretzky Cup in Edmonton with 10-0 win over Switzerland

Playing on Canadian ice for the first time since 1996 in what’s now called the Hlinka Gretzky Cup, Team Canada made…

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Castle that gave Calgary its name hits the real estate market

The castle in Scotland that gave Calgary its name is up for sale — and for a castle, it’s a bloody…

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Trudeau slaps down Harper’s claims that NAFTA is being delayed for political gain

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is rebutting claims made by former Conservative prime minister Stephen Harper that the Liberal government is…

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Roughly 20 homes evacuated near Temagami, Ont., due to forest fire

Residents of about 20 homes near Temagami, Ont., are being forced to flee due to a nearby forest fire, provincial police…

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UCP members ignore MLA pleas to vote against gay-straight alliance motion

Despite pleas from three MLAs, a majority of United Conservative Party members passed a motion at their inaugural convention Sunday to…

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Why Facebook is getting in on the dating game — now

As Facebook continues to face questions about its ability to protect the privacy of users’ data in the wake of…

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Connie Oakes sues Alberta Crown, Medicine Hat police for $1M over wrongful murder conviction

A Cree woman from Nekaneet First Nation, Sask., is suing the Alberta government, a Crown prosecutor and Medicine Hat police for $1 million over…

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