A University of Alberta astronomer may have helped discover an entirely new class of explosive event in space, as part of a global research team.The still-unknown objects erupt with X-rays, spontaneously flaring up to 100 times brighter than normal and then returning to their original X-ray levels. The flare-ups happen in less than a minute and ret
Panic, Clayton Prince says — flat out panic is what caused him to flee from Calgary police officers one night last July.The 34-year-old Calgary man doesn't deny he ran, and he doesn't deny he had marijuana on him, but several months later he still doesn't understand how that led to his being laid up in a hospital with serious injuries.
Holed up in a hotel room close to Calgary's airport, a handful of Calgary police officers and Mounties dig through piles of online escort ads as they prep for Day Two of Operation Northern Spotlight.
Jason Caldwell has spent his career in the IT industry protecting people from loss.
Taking the spotlight back from their giant relatives, a pair of baby red pandas have made their debut at the Calgary Zoo.
Just about 24 hours after his wanted poster went viral, accused Rogers Centre beer-can tosser Ken Pagan was charged with mischief Thursday evening.
A Toronto man is in handcuffs and a woman coerced into the sex trade is now out after a months-long Calgary investigation into human trafficking.
They were deeply devoted, says one of their closest friends — and Gordon Van Gunst says he can’t imagine Fred without his Audrey.
University of Calgary security officials are investigating the discovery of dozens of anti- Musilm posters on its main campus.
An Edmonton man was handed a five year and four months prison sentence Monday for his part in the "heinous" beating death of a Good Samaritan who left his home to investigate loud noises.
The theft of a cellphone led RCMP to an unexpected seizure of $500,000 worth of stolen vehicles and firearms from a property near Rocky Mountain House.Mounties also arrested two suspects at the scene.
The number of alleged sexual assault victims of Edmonton club promoter Matthew McKnight has climbed to 17 and police believe more women could still come forward.
An Olds man serving a life sentence for second-degree murder in the death of Garland Curtis in 2014 has been granted a temporary escorted absence.
A province-wide manhunt has ended with the arrest of a man wanted on six firearms-related charges following a shooting at a Grande Prairie mall earlier this month.
One of Canada’s largest cattle feeder operations is shutting down, blaming market forces currently rocking the feedlot sector as well as what it calls Alberta’s “poor political and economic environment.”
An Edmonton man who repeatedly stabbed his fiancee’s brother with a pair of scissors while high on magic mushrooms was sentenced to a year in jail Wednesday.
The crane at a construction site on the 600 block of 10 Avenue S.W. has been hijacked by an unknown male.
An Edmonton man who badly beat a patron at a café in Little Italy and barked like a dog while police tried to arrest him was jailed Wednesday. Leonard Austin Crane, 39, was sentenced to 12 months in custody, to be followed by 18-months probation, after pleading guilty in provincial court to assault causing bodily harm. Judge Ferne LeReverend ordere
An Alberta man who murdered his family when he was 15 years old has been granted full parole.Gavin Joseph Mandin, who now goes by the name Gavin Ian Maclean, killed his stepfather, mother and two sisters. The murders remain unexplained.