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CANBERRA — Hundreds of people have been rescued from floodwaters that have isolated dozens of towns in Australia’s most populous state New South Wales and forced thousands to evacuate their homes as record rain continues ... services had conducted more than 700 flood rescues.
CALGARY — A first-period rescue by Jacob Markstrom and offensive wizardry from Johnny Gaudreau propelled the CalgaryFlames to Monday's 5-2 win over the Vancouver Canucks. Gaudreau scored Calgary's first goal of the game and assisted on another in the second period after Markstrom turned away 15-of-16 shots in the first.
A group of fast-acting seniors in Calgary's northeast community of Saddle Ridge rescued two teenagers who broke through the ice on a storm pond last Friday — using turbans, house siding and hoses ... .
Her 29-year-old male companion was transported to Calgary by STARSAir Ambulance with non-life-threatening injuries after attempting to rescue her ... Her Calgary companion was removed from the canyon by Parks Canada safety crews who performed a high-angle rope rescue.