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  1. Judge awards $134M in suit over death, injury of soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Cybercast News Service

    This May 7, 2015, file photo, shows former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr speaking to media outside his lawyer Dennis Edney's home in Edmonton, Alberta.

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  2. England 1 | Germany 0, extra time: England snaps 20-game skid versus Germany to finish thirdRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... Columbus Dispatch . Sent weekdays during the Blue Jackets' season and as news breaks during the offseason. EDMONTON, Alberta - Days after a gut-wrenching loss, England finished its deepest run in the Women's World Cup with an uplifting victory. ...

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  3. The story behind the Okanagan Military TattooRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    "In 1807 David Thompson looked down at the Columbia River north of present-day Golden. He was searching for a way to the Pacific," said Norm Crerar, producer and director of the Okanagan Military Tattoo.

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  4. Serving up freshness and funRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | St. Albert Gazette

    If you want to try different food trucks but don't know where they will be on a specific day, search them online or go to streetfoodapp.com. The website lets you search food trucks in the region, and shows their daily locations and opening hours.

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  5. 'Rocks' thrown to the crowd for helpRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | St. Albert Gazette

    ... teens who decide to run away and find their way on the road. Things start off swimmingly but landing in the Alberta Badlands, however, finds them stranded and running out of food. Desperate times call for desperate measures and the young ...

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  6. Be water wise: rain barrelsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | St. Albert Gazette

    ... and native plants, which require less maintenance and water. St. Albert and the capital region (in fact, all of Alberta and the Prairies) are on the verge of a possible drought after the driest spring in 50 years. Despite relief from a few showers ...

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  7. Tickets on sale for St. Albert food and horticulture festRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | St. Albert Gazette

    ... restaurants in the historic district to meet chefs and taste locally sourced food samplings. Friday night unites six Alberta chefs adding their distinctive touches to Alberta Ate Chef Collaborative Dinner, a six-course experience featuring a special ...

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  8. Fran Kirby left on the bench as England finish third in World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Get Reading

    England players celebrate after defeating Germany 1-0 in the FIFA Women's World Cup third-place match in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, on Saturday, July 4 Reading FC's star player Fran Kirby sat on the bench to watch her team beat Germany in the third-place competition of the World Cup. The Lionesses who were cruelly knocked out by a 2-1 defeat from Japan in the semi-final went on to take third place with an extra-time penalty on Saturday, July 4. Fara Williams made sure her team could go home with a medal when she scored a penalty in the 108th minute against the two-time World Cup winners.

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  9. Finals of the Greeley Independence Stampede Rodeo lives up to its billingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Greeley Tribune

    ... won a year ago. For Larsen, the Stampede is his third title this season. He also won the Grand Prairie Stampede in Alberta, Canada, and the Lea Park Rodeo in Marwayne, Alberta Canada. "I probably could have won this one by myself if I had done what ...

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  10. Federal support available if neededRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Prince Albert Daily Herald

    Brad Wall, shown in this photo meeting with firefighting crews at Prince Albert Municipal Airport on June 30, said the federal government will pitch in to help if needed. In a teleconference call with the media Saturday afternoon, Wall said the Prime Minster didn't hesitate to speak with him and quickly agreed to provide federal support if needed.

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  11. Damian Warner ties Canadian record set in 1985 in mena s 110 metre hurdlesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    The London, Ont., native won the men's 110-metre hurdles in 13.27 seconds to tie Mark McKoy's record set in 1985. Saskatoon's Brianne Theisen-Eaton edged out the competition in the women's 100 hurdles.

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  12. England beats Germany, 1-0, in extra time to finish 3rdRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Concord Monitor

    England's Josanne Potter vies for the ball with Germany's Lena Petermann during first-half action in a FIFA Women's World Cup consolation final soccer game in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, on Saturday, July 4, 2015. MANDATORY CREDIT England's Fara Williams and Germany's Melanie Behringer vie for the ball during first-half action of a FIFA Women's World Cup soccer game in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, on Saturday, July 4, 2015.

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  13. England beats Germany 1-0 in extra time to finish 3rdRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

    By JOHN WAWROW AP Sports Writer EDMONTON, Alberta - Days after a gut-wrenching loss, England finished its deepest run in the Women's World Cup with an uplifting victory.

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  14. England beats Germany in Women's World Cup third-place matchRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    Fara Williams scored on a penalty kick in the 108th minute, helping England beat Germany, 1-0, Saturday in the third-place game in Edmonton, Alberta. It was England's first win in 21 meetings against Germany, and secured the team's best finish in its four World Cup appearances.

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  15. Canadian Dakota Buttar in contention after second day of Stampedea s bull ridingRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    Canada's Dakota Buttar and Brazil's Joao Ricardo Vieira tied for the best bull riding score on Saturday at the Calgary Stampede. Mike Lee of the United States was third after scoring an 87.50 and leads the overall standings.

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  16. U.S. women seek revenge vs JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | LongmontFYI

    ... Williams scored on a penalty kick in the 108th minute, helping England beat Germany 1-0 for third place in Edmonton, Alberta. It was England's first win in 21 meetings against Germany, and secured the team's best finish in its four World Cup ...

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  17. Harper urges voters to avoid 'risk' of NDP or Liberals in powerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Canada.com

    The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver says the benchmark, or typical price, for a detached home in the region has climbed to $1,123,900, a 14.8 per cent increase from June 2014. Here are 10 homes in Metro municipalities priced in the current bench-mark range.

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  18. Harper targets Liberals and NDP in Stampede speechRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper shakes hands with a woman while serving pancakes at a Stampede breakfast in Calgary, Alta., July 4, 2015. Prime Minister Stephen Harper shakes hands with a woman while serving pancakes at a Stampede breakfast in Calgary, Alta., July 4, 2015.

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  19. Thousands more flee from Saskatchewan firesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Thousands more people in northern Saskatchewan are being told that wildfires are too close for them to stay in their homes. The Alberta government said in a news release that the province and the Red Cross were activating a plan to receive up to 5,000 evacuees in Cold Lake, and that the first ones were expected to arrive Saturday afternoon.

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  20. Despite Rough Ending at World Cup, Germany Are Set Up for Future SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup did not end the way Germany wanted it to. Instead of celebrating a third World Cup title, they departed Edmonton, Alberta, with a fourth-place finish, following a 1-0 loss to England.

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