UPDATE: “The area is relatively close to the fire station and the first responders were on scene quite fast, just unfortunately not fast enough,” RCMP Cpl. Curtis Peters told Global News. [ Glbn.ca Link ]

6-year-old boy dies, brother in hospital after falling through ice in Airdrie

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Okanagan-based BrainTrust Canada launches video game [ Glbn.ca Link ]

Okanagan-based BrainTrust Canada launches video game

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Winsport's spring ski passes go on sale TOMORROW at 10 a.m. #YYC

WinSport’s first-ever spring ski passes go on sale on Feb. 21

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Global Calgary
yesterday at 23:42. Facebook
Authorities are trying to find eight of 11 people who passed through an unattended security checkpoint at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport. [ Glbn.ca Link ]

11 people pass through unmanned TSA checkpoint at JFK Airport in New York

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Global Calgary
yesterday at 23:23. Facebook
Fig advisories for Calgary, Red Deer & Medicine Hat. Visibility may be near zero overnight, improving Tuesday A.M.
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yesterday at 23:04. Facebook
Kelowna Mountie assaulted during traffic stop, suspect flees on foot according to RCMP. Alberta man arrested. [ Glbn.ca Link ]

Kelowna Mountie assaulted during traffic stop, suspect flees on foot: RCMP

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Global Calgary
yesterday at 22:56. Facebook
Simon & Schuster and its Threshold Editions imprint announced Monday that "after careful consideration" they had pulled the book. [ Glbn.ca Link ]

Milo Yiannopoulos book 'Dangerous' cancelled by publisher

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Global Calgary
yesterday at 22:40. Facebook
Rona Ambrose says she has a “simple fix” for what she calls a gap that exists around awareness of sexual assault law in Canada. [ Glbn.ca Link ]

Mandatory sex assault training for judges will fix gap in Canadian justice system: Rona Ambrose

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Global Calgary
yesterday at 22:38. Facebook
Thousands of demonstrators turned out Monday across the U.S. to challenge Donald Trump in a Presidents' Day protest dubbed Not My President's Day. [ Glbn.ca Link ]

Thousands of Americans protest Donald Trump on 'Not My President's Day'

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Global Calgary
yesterday at 22:36. Facebook
A six-year-old boy has died and his brother is in hospital after the two fell through the ice in Airdrie Monday afternoon. [ Glbn.ca Link ]

6-year-old boy dies, brother in hospital after falling through ice in Airdrie

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Global Calgary
yesterday at 22:08. Facebook
More than 25 letters secretly written by female prisoners of the Ravensbruck concentration camp using their urine give insight into Nazi crimes. [ Glbn.ca Link ]

Secret letters written in urine reveal horrors of Nazi death camp

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Global Calgary
yesterday at 22:00. Facebook
The drumming of black-backed woodpeckers is a sure sign the boreal forest is slowly bouncing back from the devastation caused by last spring's wildfire near Fort McMurray. [ Glbn.ca Link ]

Fort McMurray wildfire: boreal forest slowly bouncing back

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Global Calgary
yesterday at 21:54. Facebook
The British government on Monday defended its decision to offer U.S. President Donald Trump a lavish state visit and an audience with the queen this year, defying protests outside parliament and dissent from lawmakers. [ Glbn.ca Link ]

British government doesn't cancel Donald Trump state visit offer despite protest

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Global Calgary
yesterday at 21:45. Facebook
“The dog dug in and started to pull the back of my jacket and I knew at that point, if I could get an arm or a leg free and get my leg untwisted, I had a chance of getting out and helping the kids.”
WATCH: [ Glbn.ca Link ]

‘Wasn’t our time’: 3 narrowly escape as snow fort collapses in N.S.

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Global Calgary
yesterday at 21:13. Facebook
Why are asylum seekers crossing from the U.S. into Canada what looks like the middle of nowhere? How many are coming? And what is Canada doing about it? [ Glbn.ca Link ]

Why are asylum seekers crossing into Canada on foot and what are their rights?

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Global Calgary
yesterday at 20:41. Facebook
A Calgary mother is hoping Facebook will help her efforts to retrieve some precious items stolen from her car over the weekend in Red Deer. [ Glbn.ca Link ]

Calgary mom asks for help after dead son’s personal belongings stolen from car

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Global Calgary
yesterday at 20:15. Facebook
“Canada is a bilingual country, and as such, I recognize that I should have answered questions in the language they were asked,” Justin Trudeau wrote. [ Glbn.ca Link ]

Justin Trudeau apologizes for answering English question in French at Sherbrooke town hall

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Global Calgary
yesterday at 19:39. Facebook
Reduced immigration = slower labor force growth = slower growth in potential GDP, according to Goldman Sachs [ Glbn.ca Link ]

This Goldman Sachs chart shows why both the U.S. and Canada need all the immigrants they can get

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