Bill Kaufmann, Calgary Sun

Bill Kaufmann is senior reporter for the Calgary Sun. He's covered nearly every beat for the paper and currently covers general assignments. Bill has also worked as a columnist and writes a weekly restaurant review for the Sun. His work has also included reporting from various overseas locales. He works regularly as an assistant city editor. Bill attended Mount Royal College's journalism program.


An Afghan security personnel keeps watch near the Serena hotel, during an attack in Kabul March 20, 2014. Taliban gunmen attacked the luxury Serena hotel on Thursday in the centre of the Afghan capital Kabul, police said, and four of the assailants were killed in a shootout with Afghan security forces. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood

Two Canadians killed in Kabul hotel attack

The Calgary woman who was killed by Taliban gunmen in a luxury hotel in Kabul Thursday was devoted to peace and wasn't afraid, her grieving brother said Friday.

Former Alberta premier Peter Lougheed in an early 1980's photo. (QMI Agency files)

Alberta 'lucky' to have Lougheed

When Allan Warrack first sat down with Peter Lougheed to be wooed into running for office, it was clear the premier-to-be was serious about change.

A man clad in a ghillie suit was in the middle of a highway when two teenage girls struck him with their cars. (Fotolia)

Bigfoot stunt ends in death

A U.S. prankster trying to enact a Bigfoot hoax was struck by two vehicles and killed on Sunday night.