Family, friends remember Nobleford man found dead north of Edmonton

Family members and colleagues are remembering an Alberta man and his uncle after both were found shot dead north of Edmonton Saturday morning. Thirty-nine-year-old Jacob Sansom — known as Jake to family and friends — was a firefighter with the Nobleford Fire Department and his death comes as an unexpected shock to his loved ones. “As this big, tall, kind […]

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Economic Affairs: Waiting for global cooperation

During the depths of the global financial crisis in April 2009, the Group of 20 (G-20) held a crucial summit in London, chaired by then British Prime Minister Gordon Brown. In the run-up to the summit, financial markets were crashing, economies were sliding into recession and confidence was shot to pieces. The G-20, which comprises not only major industrial countries, […]

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