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Body snatchers lawsuit against former Calgary pathologists dismissed

One of two lawsuits launched against a pair of former Calgary medical examiners, accusing them of being body snatchers, has ...


More space and quiet locale draws buyers to The Ridge at Sage Meadows

With three daughters in tow and a new job waiting out west, Graham and Rachael Ingham packed up their household ...


Sled Island- Hop Along, Bully, Housepanther, Future Womb

It was near the end of a fiery set by Nashvilles Bully when frontwoman Alicia Bognanno descended into the Sled ...


A rare gathering of 14 sets of triplets at the Calgary Zoo

My whole life Ive seen three and now the Calgary Zoo has, too. On Saturday, 14 sets of triplets (along ...


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Trump Imposes New Iran Sanctions Targeting Khamenei

A spokesman for Iran's Foreign Ministry said Tuesday that new U.S. sanctions against Iran mark a permanent end to a ...

Italy's minimal competition to host the 2026 Winter Olympics

Italy will host the 2026 Winter Games, the International Olympic Committee announced on June 24. The IOC, which organizes the ...

Trump's New Sanctions On Iran Target Supreme Leader

U.S. President Donald Trump has signed an executive order imposing 'hard-hitting' sanctions on Iran, including on the office of Supreme ...

Russian Cosmonaut, North American Astronauts Return To Earth

A Soyuz spacecraft carrying a Russian cosmonaut and two astronauts from the United States and Canada has returned to Earth.Expedition ...

Canada's injured Andreescu out of Wimbledon

Los Angeles - Rising Canadian talent Bianca Andreescu will miss Wimbledon as she continues to recover from the shoulder injury ...

Ethiopia army chief, local officials killed amid regional 'coup' bid

Ethiopia's army chief and a top local leader have been shot dead during an attempt to overthrow a regional government ...

Business

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U.S. dollar reels in Asian session, euro challenging 1.1400

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks across the Asian region finished in the red on Tuesday.The widespread losses, all relatively modest except ...

Qatar pledges $3 billion in financial support for Pakistan

DOHA, Qatar - The tiny gas-rich nation of Qatar has pledged to invest a further $3 billion in the financially-stressed ...

Ireland to play key roles on energy efficiency commission

DUBLIN, Ireland - Taoiseach Loe Varadkar is to be appointed Honorary Patron of the International Energy Agency (IEA)'s new Global ...

Taiwanese carrier takes delivery of Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner

NORTH CHARLESTON, South Carolina - Taiwanese airline EVA Air has taken delivery of the first of its order for twenty ...

Myanmar leader and Asian Development Bank president in talks

BANGKOK, Thailand - Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi met with Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao on Sunday ...

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Italy's minimal competition to host the 2026 Winter Olympics

Italy will host the 2026 Winter Games, the International Olympic Committee announced on June 24. The IOC, which organizes the ...


Russian Cosmonaut, North American Astronauts Return To Earth

A Soyuz spacecraft carrying a Russian cosmonaut and two astronauts from the United States and Canada has returned to Earth.Expedition ...


Canada's injured Andreescu out of Wimbledon

Los Angeles - Rising Canadian talent Bianca Andreescu will miss Wimbledon as she continues to recover from the shoulder injury ...


Rape and 'the rule of law' in Trump's America

In last week's New York magazine, journalist E. Jean Carroll recounts her rape in a New York department store dressing ...


Is Facebook today's Compuserve? How Libra could hasten its demise

When Mark Zuckerberg was five years old in 1989, two dominant players in telecommunications made a big announcement.Compuserve (the first ...


Government-imposed internet blackouts are a power move to suppress dissent

The rise of blockchain and Bitcoin has prompted some to predict a decentralized internet. But for now, the internet has ...


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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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