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Corbella: Trudeau’s actions have helped fuel… The ironies and hypocrisies of both Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s and the Saudi Arabian government abound in the diplomatic spat between the two countries that has garnered international attention. Last week, Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland and Global Affairs Canada each sent out tweets publicly demanding that Saudi Arabia release recently arrested activists, including Samar Badawi, the sister of Raif, a blogger who has been in jail since 2O12 for criticizing the morally bankrupt kingdom. Raif’s wife and three children live in Quebec and became Canadian citizens on July 1. Freeland’s tweets — which have undoubtedly worsened the likelihood of…

• Calls for more oversight of CBSA following death at… The death of a man at the Calgary airport following an altercation with border agents this has week prompted calls for an independent investigation into the incident and renewed calls for more oversight of the federal agency responsible for border and immigration enforcement.


The 49-year-old man, who was being deported from Canada, was escorted by two Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) officers on a KLM flight about to take off from Calgary for Amsterdam Tuesday when there was an altercation that forced the plane back to the gate. Calgary police officers who boarded the plane afterwards found the man in…

• Province aims to boost tech training and education… The provincial government has asked a newly appointed panel to suggest ways to update Alberta’s post-secondary and skills training systems for a technology-driven future. The Talent Advisory Council on Technology — which is composed of members from the tech field, industry, post-secondary institutions, and government — has been tasked with coming up with recommendations to ensure Alberta’s education and training programs are producing employees that can obtain good, high-quality jobs in a changing economy. Cheryl Oates, spokesperson for the government, said the province is working with post-secondary institutions and industry partners to develop, train and graduate highly-skilled workers in key…

• Rescuers worked through the night to find survivors… At least four people have been pulled out alive from the rubble of the bridge collapse in northern Italy on Tuesday. Rescuers continue to hold out hope for more survivors. Some 400 firefighters remained on the site on Wednesday to help lift chunks of concrete so rescuers could check underneath. They have been able to locate survivors after hearing their voices under the rubble. At least 37 people have died from the disaster. Rescuers in northern Italy worked overnight after a massive highway bridge collapsed on Tuesday morning, hoping to find people still alive in the rubble. At least 37…

• The 35 cities in the US with the biggest influx of… MagnifyMoney looked at the 100 largest US metros to determine the "biggest boomtowns" in America. In these up-and-coming cities, population and housing, workforce and employment opportunities, and business are booming. Texas cities took up one-third of the top 15 metros, with Austin taking the top spot. If you’re looking for an up-and-coming city with a growing business scene, you won’t find popular destinations like New York City or Los Angeles on any list. Rather, Texas and parts of the Mountain region are taking over and considered the "biggest boomtowns" in America. That’s according to MagnifyMoney, which looked at the 100…