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Remote-controlled vehicle finds missing boater on bottom of Alberta lake

BROOKS, Alta. — The search for a boater who was missing in southern Alberta has ended with the discovery of his body at the bottom of a lake. RCMP say the 45-year-old man from Calgary was last seen by his wife Oct.

Police charge man, woman shot by officers during Calgary military parade

CALGARY — Police have charged a man and a woman who they allege were in a stolen vehicle when an officer shot them during a downtown military parade over the weekend.

Man kidnapped while sitting in vehicle at southern Alberta McDonald's: police

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Police in southern Alberta are looking for a suspect who kidnapped a man who was sitting in his vehicle in a McDonald's parking lot.

Women wanted by police after officers find 52 neglected cats

EDMONTON — Police say they are searching for two women after finding 52 cats living in deplorable conditions. They say officers searched a property on Saturday in the northwest part of Edmonton.
'Not taking shots:' Defacer of Thunberg mural in Edmonton wanted voice heard

'Not taking shots:' Defacer of Thunberg mural in Edmonton wanted voice heard

EDMONTON — A man says he defaced a mural of teenage Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg because he wanted to take a stand peacefully and the artist who created it says he doesn't mind.
Canada beefs up in women's curling to counter international surge

Canada beefs up in women's curling to counter international surge

CALGARY — Canada is deeper in women's curling talent and so is the rest of the world.
No defence from suspect on trial in Edmonton police officer stabbing

No defence from suspect on trial in Edmonton police officer stabbing

EDMONTON — The trial for a man accused of stabbing an Edmonton police officer and striking four pedestrians with a van is coming to an end.
Edmonton Eskimos activate quarterback Harris from six-game injured list

Edmonton Eskimos activate quarterback Harris from six-game injured list

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Eskimos activated quarterback Trevor Harris from the six-game injured list Monday.
Energy regulator says crude-by-rail shipments fell to 310,000 bpd in August

Energy regulator says crude-by-rail shipments fell to 310,000 bpd in August

CALGARY — The Canada Energy Regulator says exports of crude oil by rail from Canada fell slightly in August to 310,000 barrels per day from 313,000 bpd in July.

WHL Roundup: Kastelic, Stotts lead Hitmen in 6-3 win over Tigers

CALGARY — Mark Kastelic and Riley Stotts each scored twice as the Calgary Hitmen rallied from a three-goal deficit to defeat the Medicine Hat Tigers 6-3 on Sunday in the Western Hockey League.