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Canadian research team cracks secret to knuckle-popping sound

Researchers at the University of Alberta have discovered the secret behind the “pop” sound knuckles make when they’re cracked. So, why does it make that sound? MRI video helps to determine what triggers the noise.

Widower returns to school to beat the cancer that killed his wife

Edmonton - When 60-year-old American, Powel Crosley, lost his wife to cancer in 2009, he didn't dwell on the pain of future years lost.

Canadian obesity experts call for ban on kids' junk food ads

Leading obesity experts in Alberta, Canada are calling for a ban on junk food and beverage ads that target kids. The impetus is to curb obesity rates that the researchers say should be the responsibility of governments, at least in part.

Study: Male DNA found in women's brains may curb Alzheimer's

A new study suggests that male DNA in female brains is generated during pregnancies and may affect the autoimmune system.

Suspect in Edmonton armoured car killings arrested at U.S. border

Lynden - After an intense 36-hour manhunt following the killing of three security guards and the wounding of a fourth, Travis Brandon Baumgartner was arrested attempting to cross into Washington state from British Columbia.

U. of Alberta 'person of interest' knew shooting victims [update]

Edmonton - At least three people have been reported dead and one is in critical condition after a failed armed robbery attempt at the University of Alberta. All four victims were employees of G4S Security, the world's largest security company.

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