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Calgary judge recuses herself over connection to millionaire accused of harassment

Just two weeks before she was to begin hearing a case involving three people accused of stalking and harassing a ...


Calgary man pleads guilty, admits to dropping murder victim's phone in acid

After he was shot outside of his home in the northeast community of Marlborough Park, Tyler Sanderson stumbled to the ...


Unofficial trail in 'secret cave' area of Johnston Canyon closed by Parks Canada to protect unique birds

In an effort to entice a unique bird population back to Johnston Canyon in Banff National Park, Parks Canada has ...


'No ifs, ands or buts': Calgary judge warns trial going ahead for couple accused in son's death

A Calgary mother accused of refusing to take her dying toddler to a doctor was back in court Friday, firing ...


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Korean-Americans Push for Reunions with North Korea Family Members

WASHINGTON - Won Yun last saw his grandmother and sisters on the banks of the Taedong River during the January ...

Merkel, Putin Exchange Views On Ukraine, Syria, Iran, Pipeline

The Kremlin says German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russian President Vladimir Putin held a "very serious and detailed' three-hour discussion ...

Iran Defense Chief Vows Continued Missile Efforts, New Fighter Jet

Iran's defense minister says the country will continue to focus efforts on developing missile capabilities and will next week unveil ...

US School Districts Weigh Duty to Youth Migrant Shelters

When San Benito, Texas, school leaders learned of an influx of children to a migrant shelter in their small town ...

Former UN Chief Kofi Annan Dead At 80

Former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan has died at the age of 80 of an unspecified illness. Annan died in ...

Merkel, Putin Meet For Talks On 'Controversial' Issues

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would discuss the conflicts in Ukraine and Syria, as well as Iran and the ...

Business

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ATMs worldwide suffer highly-coordinated attack, millions lo

NEW DELHI, India - Three days after the FBI warned of a potential ‘cashout’ ATM hack, that could hit bank ...

Google faces internal resistance over China search engine

BEIJING, China - Demanding transparency over the company’s plans in China, over a thousand Google employees have signed a letter ...

Japan probes if Apple tried to crush App Store competitor

TOKYO, Japan - Apple is set to face the heat in Japan, over alleged efforts to secretly crush an App ...

Instagram probes widespread hack that is locking users out

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - A bizarre and widespread hack is affecting hundreds of users on Instagram, who have complained of being ...

First U.S. city to install subway body scanners: Los Angeles

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In a first, Los Angeles has decided to install subway body scanners, officials confirmed this week. The ...

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Korean-Americans Push for Reunions with North Korea Family Members

WASHINGTON - Won Yun last saw his grandmother and sisters on the banks of the Taedong River during the January ...


Surge in Taliban Attacks Keeps US, Afghan Guessing on Peace Talks

Taliban insurgents unleashed a fresh wave of attacks across Afghanistan this week, overrunning at least two Afghan military bases and ...


Israel, Canada condole Vajpayee's demise

New Delhi [India], Aug 18 (ANI): Israel and Canada have paid their tributes to former Indian prime minister Atal Bihari ...


Benjamin Smith New CEO of Air France-KLM; Unions Concerned

PARIS - Unions at Air France-KLM voiced concern after the company appointed Benjamin Smith as the new CEO with the ...


Grassroots Movements Now Built With Digital Tools

LOS ANGELES - Grassroots organizing is the key to building a movement, and much of it today is done online. ...


Canada's Trudeau Rules Out Early Election This Fall

OTTAWA - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau dismissed speculation on Thursday that he would call an early election this fall, ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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