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  1. Neil Smith's teen-centric Boo turns the afterworld on its headRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Canada.com

    It's more a sort of afterworld antechamber, a place where all the residents are 13 years old because that was their age when they died; if they're good, the young citizens of The Town will eventually graduate to a higher level. Meanwhile, Oliver Dalrymple and his friends are frozen at the awkward cusp of adolescence.

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  2. 'Sting like a butterfly': Holyfield jabs Romney in charity boxing match that raises $1 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Vancouver Sun

    Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and five-time heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield squared off in the ring at a charity fight night event in Salt Lake City. Romney, 68, and Holyfield, 52, sparred, if you could call it that, for just two short rounds Friday before Romney ran away from the boxer and threw in the towel, giving up a round early in the lighthearted fight that came amid several other fights by professional boxers and an auction.

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  3. Mitt Romney will get punched many times by Evander Holyfield at charity boxing event on Friday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Canada.com

    Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and five-time heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield are set to square off at a charity fight night event in Salt Lake City on Friday night. Romney and Holyfield, wearing full protective gear, will spar in the boxing ring for a lighthearted fight before the night's three fights by professional boxers.

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  4. Why U.S. soldier who lost his eye to a grenade tossed by Omar Khadr...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Vancouver Sun

    The death toll from Nepal's earthquake soared past 3,700 on Monday, two days after the massive quake ripped across this Himalayan nation, leaving tens of thousands shell-shocked and sleeping in streets. Cleanup begins after the Calbuco volcano, which has been dormant for more than four decades, had two large eruptions in recent days Why U.S. soldier who lost his eye during firefight involving Omar Khadr thinks Canadian judge made a big mistake The pending bail of former Guantanamo Bay inmate Omar Khadr has been hailed as a victory by supporters across Canada, including a core group in Edmonton, where the 28-year-old will make his new home.

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  5. Why U.S. soldier who lost his eye to a grenade tossed by Omar Khadr...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Canada.com

    The pending bail of former Guantanamo Bay inmate Omar Khadr has been hailed as a victory by supporters across Canada, including a core group in Edmonton, where the 28-year-old will make his new home. But the decision is not sitting well with Layne Morris, the retired Green Beret who lost his right eye to a grenade thrown by Khadr when he was 15. The National Post reached Morris by phone from his home in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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  6. 'Preppers' gather for first expo in Sandy; Show features zombie apocalypse costume contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Nanaimo Daily News

    Hundreds of survivalists and "preppers" are gathering in the Salt Lake City suburb of Sandy for the first PrepperCon, featuring demonstrations of underground bunkers, food storage and armoured vehicles. Scott Stallings, one of the show's founders, says the Friday and Saturday event was inspired by the success of ComicCon and is amping up the entertainment with the hope of attracting younger people who may not be enthusiasts of food storage and other survivalist strategies.

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  7. Storm diverts Oklahoma-bound Seattle elephants to San Diego Zoo for a restRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Nanaimo Daily News

    A Seattle zoo says the two aging female elephants it dispatched earlier this week on a 2,000-mile road trip to an Oklahoma zoo have been diverted by a storm - and are now resting at the San Diego Zoo. The Woodland Park Zoo said the elephant caravan had to change course in Salt Lake City because of a storm in Colorado and Wyoming that was expected to grow worse.

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  8. Zoo workers, big sis provide care for orphaned baby orangutan; his dad picked Super Bowl winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Nanaimo Daily News

    Fleece jackets, piles of hay, a fuzzy stuffed animal sloth and a lot of fruit were on Bobbi Gordon's shopping list when she became a surrogate mother to a big-eyed, spikey-haired little boy. A handful of animal keepers at Salt Lake City's Hogle Zoo found themselves with a tiny red-headed charge when Eve, a Bornean orangutan, died a few weeks after giving birth.

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  9. City of North Vancouver okays 300-metre Lonsdale water slideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Canada.com

    The neon sea horse for The Only seafood restaurant has been a fixture at 20 East Hastings since it went up in 1951. Somehow it managed to stay up as the Downtown Eastside spiralled downward, a reminder of the day when East Hastings was a vibrant commercial street.

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  10. Cam Cole: Rio's rubbish an Olympian eyesoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Canada.com

    Yes, Athens, which was so late finishing facilities that the paint was still wet, and which planted trees that were never watered and died about the same time the fireworks ended. And Barcelona, where the sailing venue on the Mediterranean Sea was so polluted, said Australian sailor Lars Klepich.

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  11. Pat Quinn Way dedicated to Canucks iconRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Canada.com

    Vancouver celebrated St. Patrick's day this year with a special tribute to former Canucks coach Pat Quinn. A crowd of green and blue-clad fans cheered outside Rogers Arena for the unveiling of Pat Quinn Way on Tuesday.

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  12. Vancouver unveils Pat Quinn Way to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Nanaimo Daily News

    Vancouver celebrated St. Patrick's day this year with a special tribute to former Canucks coach and Canadian hockey icon Pat Quinn. Throngs of green and blue-clad fans cheered outside Rogers Arena in downtown Vancouver for the unveiling of Pat Quinn Way on Friday.

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  13. Pat Quinn Way is a street with a nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Canada.com

    The line in value between east of Main and west of Main has disappeared. Between 2010 and 2015, the percentage of homes assessed at more than $1 million increased from 33 per cent to 66 per cent.

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  14. Utah mulls return to firing squads for executions if drugs not...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | The Windsor Star

    Randy Gardner of Salt Lake City, the older brother of Ronnie Lee Gardner, the last inmate to be killed by firing squad in Utah in 2010, protests with a group opposed to capital punishment plans to resurrect the use of firing squads, outside the Utah State Capitol, in Salt Lake City. SALT LAKE CITY - Utah - the only state in the past 40 years to carry out a death sentence by firing squad - is poised to bring back the Old West-style executions if the state cannot track down drugs used in lethal injections.

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  15. Toddler amazingly recovering after crash in Utah river where she was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Canada.com

    The BC Lions Felions Dance Team played host to about 100 hopefuls from all over the Lower Mainland who showed off their dance moves for the 30 spots available for the dance team in 2015. The condition of toddler Lily Groesbeck was upgraded from critical to stable but critical condition at a Salt Lake City hospital, but her 25-year-old mother, Lynn Groesbeck of Springville, was found dead in the car, police said Sunday SPANISH FORK, Utah - An 18-month-old girl survived a car crash in a frigid Utah river after being strapped in a car seat upside-down for some 14 hours before being found by a fisherman, officers said.

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  16. Pat Quinn, Serge Savard, Jim Gregory named to 2015 class of Order of Hockey in CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Canada.com

    Pat Quinn, Serge Savard and Jim Gregory have been named to the 2015 class of the Order of Hockey in Canada. Quinn coached Team Canada to its first Olympic gold medal in 50 years at the 2002 Salt Lake City Games.

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  17. Record number of snowmen established new Guinness World recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | Canada.com

    Actually, there were 1,299 snowmen built on Sunday, Feb. 1, enough to eclipse the former Guinness World Record standard of 1,279 and help the Causeway Foundation, in partnership with the Cracking up the Capital comedy festival that help raise awareness for Ottawa-based organizations supporting mental health. The snowmen had to be built in an hour at the Winterlude event at Lansdowne.

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  18. Snowman challenge: Ottawans will try to break a Guinness World RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Canada.com

    What kid wouldn't want to make it into the Guinness Book of World Records? An event at Lansdowne Park on Sunday has a good shot at giving bragging rights to thousands of Ottawa kids and their parents - plus it's a chance to play in the snow for a good cause. Cracking up the Capital, a comedy festival that raises money for mental health agencies, is sponsoring an attempt to beat the world record for most snowmen built in one hour.

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  19. Comedian Jon Dore tackles taboos and mines discomfortRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Canada.com

    Jon Dore. Funny as Hell, a stand-up comedy series returns this February with Season 2. The eight-part, half-hour, Gemini-award winning series was taped in front of a live audience at the 2011 Montreal Just For Laughs Festival.

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  20. Giant waterslide will make a splash in Edmonton this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    Organizers of the Slide the City event have it tentatively pencilled in for June 27, at a site still to be determined. The waterslide, about the length of three football fields or as long as a 100-storey building is tall, will make stops in Calgary on Aug. 1 and Fort McMurray later the same month.

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