Calgary-made blood test aims to improve breast cancer detection

University of Calgary scientists have developed a test they believe could improve breast cancer detection with just a teaspoon of blood, and they’re now testing

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Russian bill aims to crack down on ‘fake news’ and disrespect to the government – National

Russian lawmakers passed legislation last week that imposes restrictions on online media and criminalizes anyone who insults the state. The bill introduces fines for

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B.C. aims to strengthen consumer protections with payday loan law

British Columbia is amending its consumer protection law to offer more safeguards for people forced to turn to high-cost loan services and risk being

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Paths for People aims to connect Edmonton through missing links

An Edmonton non-profit is looking to connect the community by identifying missing sidewalks, bike paths and crosswalks across the city.  Paths for People, a group

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As booming Squamish grows into mid-sized city, council aims to preserve community

If you wanted to one person to represent the changing face of Squamish, B.C., Jenna Stoner might be it. Five years ago, she moved to

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Another ‘Ghostbusters’ movie: Jason Reitman aims for 2020 release – National

Hollywood continues to dig through the ashes of blockbusters past, and 1984 supernatural hit Ghostbusters is being resurrected once again, this time by the

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Multi-year project in Banff National Park aims to restore river altered by dam decades ago

Parks Canada is working on a multi-year project to reshape the Cascade Creek in Banff National Park after it was dramatically altered by a

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Group aims to help more Okanagan families struggling with poverty

Many families in the Central Okanagan are homeless and working hard to hide it, according to a child advocate worker. “There’s a lot of

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New online education kit aims to tackle plastic pollution – Halifax

Five organizations have teamed up with the Government of Canada to provide teachers with a new education kit to help teach students about plastic

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A decade later, Alberta project aims to both capture CO2 and boost oil output

Nearly a decade after winning millions of government dollars in support, a project with the seemingly contradictory goals of trapping greenhouse gas and boosting

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