New leftist Alberta leader seeks to reassure energy sector

 The new leftist leader of Canada`s oil-rich Alberta province sought to reassure energy investors Wednesday, saying she would work with industry to plan cuts to greenhouse gas emissions and on taxation.

Two police shot in Canada, suspect found dead

Two police officers were wounded in a shooting in Canada`s province of Alberta on Saturday and the suspect found dead after a manhunt, police said.

Eight killed in Canada `senseless mass murder`

Police in western Canada were investigating Wednesday the "senseless mass murder" of six adults and two children, who were apparently slain by a depressed man who later killed himself.

Eight killed in Canada `senseless mass murder`

Police investigated Tuesday the "senseless mass murder" of six adults and two children in western Canada who were apparently slain by a depressed man who then killed himself.

Rivers receding in Calgary, 3 dead in floods

Water levels dropped, providing a measure of relief to the western Canadian city of Calgary, hit hard by floods that devastated much of southern Alberta province, causing at least three deaths and forcing thousands to evacuate.

Canada floods kill three, thousands forced to evacuate

At least three people were killed and thousands forced to evacuate their homes after devastating flood waters reportedly damaged homes and washed out bridges and streets in around southern Alberta.

Flooding may force 100,000 from west Canada homes

As many as 100,000 people could be forced from their homes by heavy flooding in western Canada, Calgary city officials said.

Canadian blizzard leads to highway wreck, 100 injured

Chain of traffic wrecks and pileups near Alberta were caused by a blizzard that swept across the Canadian plains.

US regulators approve CNOOC's $15.1 bn bid to buy Nexen

The deal needed US approvals because Nexen, based in Calgary, Alberta, controlled assets in the Gulf of Mexico.

Punjab, Canadian province sign agreement

The Punjab government and Canada`s Alberta province Saturday inked a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to work together in sectors like education, agriculture, agro-based industry and gas.