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  • November 10, 2011

    Alberta radio contests push the envelope

    Radio contests asking listeners to eat dog food, live in prize vehicles or plan a dream wedding are being pushed aside in favour of new offerings that delve into morally grey areas, say Calgary personalities and industry observers. “It used … Continue Reading

  • April 2, 2009

    The Gallery Without Walls Contests is live

    The Gallery Without Walls Contests is live and ready for viewing. The Calgary Public Art Program contest kicked off in February and encourages citizens to become engaged in art in and around the city by viewing an image and answering … Continue Reading

  • February 13, 2009

    Read fine print before entering contests

    In these hard economic times, who wouldn’t like to win $500,000? Heck, I’d like to win half a million no matter what the economy is doing! And that’s exactly what Russell Quantz hoped would happen when he entered one of … Continue Reading

  • December 18, 2014

    FIFA meets amid crisis over Garcia's resignation

    MARRAKECH, Morocco – Amid another crisis at FIFA, President Sepp Blatter and his executive committee opened a two-day meeting Thursday to discuss the sudden resignation of ethics prosecutor Michael Garcia and whether to publish his confidential World Cup report. Garcia … Continue Reading

  • December 17, 2014

    Garcia resigns as FIFA prosecutor

    GENEVA – The American lawyer who led the investigation into the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bid process resigned from the FIFA ethics committee on Wednesday in protest over the handling of his findings. Michael Garcia cited a “lack of … Continue Reading

  • December 16, 2014

    Jeb Bush to ‘actively explore’ run for president

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush all but declared his candidacy for president, an early move that raises more clearly the possibility of a 2016 showdown between America’s two most powerful political dynasties. Bush, the son and brother … Continue Reading

  • December 16, 2014

    FIFA dismisses Garcia's appeal of World Cup probe

    GENEVA – The status of Russia and Qatar as World Cup hosts seemed even more secure Tuesday after FIFA dismissed ethics prosecutor Michael Garcia’s appeal against the handling of his investigation into the bidding process. FIFA said its appeals panel … Continue Reading

  • December 14, 2014

    Junior dos Santos wins in UFC event in Arizona

    PHOENIX – In his first fight in 14 months, Junior dos Santos did just enough to unanimously outpoint Stipe Miocic. Yes, his hands were swift. Yes, they were accurate. No, they weren’t devastating. The former UFC heavyweight champion received winning … Continue Reading