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#calgary

# calgary - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

Family begin campaign to fly seriously-ill Kerryman home from Canada
# Niall Hurley
# Niall Hurley

Family begin campaign to fly seriously-ill Kerryman home from Canada

Mar 28th 2017, 6:10 AM 47,166 Views 9 Comments

Niall Hurley, a 28-year-old carpenter from Tralee, was planning to return home when he suffered from a brain aneurysm and a stroke.

# calgary - Friday 9 December, 2016

Investigation launched after seven penguins drown in Canadian zoo
# Suspicious Deaths
# Suspicious Deaths

Investigation launched after seven penguins drown in Canadian zoo

Dec 9th 2016, 2:38 PM 12,523 Views 16 Comments

The director of animal care at the Calgary zoo said it was “devastating news”.

# calgary - Friday 6 May, 2016

The huge wildfire in Canada has grown more than ten times in size
# Force Of Nature
# Force Of Nature

The huge wildfire in Canada has grown more than ten times in size

May 6th 2016, 12:30 PM 15,252 Views 6 Comments

The fire now covers an area the size of Calgary, Alberta’s largest city.

# calgary - Monday 8 February, 2016

Twin brothers killed in Canadian bobsled accident
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Twin brothers killed in Canadian bobsled accident

Feb 8th 2016, 8:23 AM 19,280 Views 8 Comments

The teenagers used their own toboggans on the track after hours at the Canada Olympic Park.

# calgary - Thursday 31 December, 2015

Air Canada turbulence leaves 21 in hospital after 'flight from hell'
# Calgary
# Calgary

Air Canada turbulence leaves 21 in hospital after 'flight from hell'

Dec 31st 2015, 9:33 AM 38,075 Views 21 Comments

A spokesperson for the airline described it as a “very unsettling experience” for the passengers.

# calgary - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

Judge under fire for asking sexual assault victim "Why couldn't you just keep your knees together?"
# Canada
# Canada

Judge under fire for asking sexual assault victim "Why couldn't you just keep your knees together?"

Nov 11th 2015, 11:58 PM 43,991 Views 79 Comments

Judge Robin Camp has apologised for comments such as “For a person who didn’t want have sex, she spends a long time in the shower with the accused…”

# calgary - Monday 3 August, 2015

Girl (5) saved her family after their car plummeted off a road
# Calgary
# Calgary

Girl (5) saved her family after their car plummeted off a road

Aug 3rd 2015, 3:17 PM 27,619 Views 7 Comments

They have been inundated with help after the incident.

# calgary - Friday 10 July, 2015

Another medal! Fiona Doyle shocked herself with silver in 50m breaststroke
# Universiade
From The42
# Universiade

Another medal! Fiona Doyle shocked herself with silver in 50m breaststroke

Jul 10th 2015, 8:01 PM 5,549 Views 8 Comments

The Limerick woman en route to Rio has had a brilliant week in South Korea.

# calgary - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Worst driver ever takes a good four minutes to leave parking space
# Park Life
From The Daily Edge
# Park Life

Worst driver ever takes a good four minutes to leave parking space

Dec 7th 2014, 2:00 PM 4,447 Views 10 Comments

And it is excruciating. EXCRUCIATING.

# calgary - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

'The worst mass murder in Calgary's history': Five killed in stabbing attack in Canada
# Attack
# Attack

'The worst mass murder in Calgary's history': Five killed in stabbing attack in Canada

Apr 16th 2014, 12:22 PM 13,349 Views 5 Comments

A recent graduate of the University of Calgary has been charged with five counts of murder.

# calgary - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Bartender throws a full pint across the pub without spilling it
# That's Glass
From The Daily Edge
# That's Glass

Bartender throws a full pint across the pub without spilling it

Mar 22nd 2014, 12:15 PM 6,913 Views 2 Comments

And then does it again.

# calgary - Sunday 28 July, 2013

Fiona Doyle taking fresh belief and form to World Championships
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Fiona Doyle taking fresh belief and form to World Championships

Jul 28th 2013, 8:00 AM 6,572 Views 5 Comments

Winning World University Games silver has only just started to settle in as the Calgary-based swimmer lines up in Barcelona

# calgary - Friday 21 June, 2013

Thousands flee their homes after devastating floods hit Calgary
# Canada
# Canada

Thousands flee their homes after devastating floods hit Calgary

Jun 21st 2013, 9:12 PM 9,164 Views 2 Comments

Calgary has ordered the evacuation of the entire downtown area due to the bad flooding.