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Royal family gathers for Princess Charlotte's christening at church on queen's estate

LONDON – Britain’s Princess Charlotte, the nine-week-old baby of Prince William and his wife Kate, is to be christened Sunday at a church on Queen Elizabeth II’s country estate. 11 more words

Nai or oxi? Greeks vote on high-stakes bailout referendum; polls show evenly split nation

ATHENS, Greece – Greeks were voting Sunday in a bailout referendum that will decide the country’s future, with opinion polls showing people evenly split on whether to accept creditors’ proposals for more austerity in exchange for rescue loans or defiantly reject the deal. 11 more words

Only the Harper Conservatives can manage economy and keep terrorists at bay: PM

Only the Conservative government can manage Canada’s economy through troubled times and keep up the fight against terror, Prime Minister Stephen Harper said Saturday. In a speech that roared like an election campaign speech three months before the Oct. 28 more words

Harper serenades the Conservative faithful at Calgary Stampede

Prime Minister Stephen Harper hammered his political opponents, then he tickled the ivories.

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Drouin looks at home winning high jump in Edmonton

Derek Drouin is from Sarnia, Ont. but on Saturday night, braving a cold wind in just a tank top and a pair of shorts, he looked every bit the part of a weather-oblivious Edmontonian. 83 more words

Disappointing performance could spell the end for distinguished Edmonton hurdler

Angela Whyte, who placed sixth in the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens in the 100-metre hurdles. says her season is over following a disappointing race Saturday at the Canadian Track and Field Championships. 34 more words

Police investigate suspicious death on Ermineskin Cree Nation

Police are treating the death of a 53-year-old woman on Ermineskin Cree Nation as suspicious. According to RCMP, EMS were called to a residence and found the woman already dead. 15 more words