April 11, 2014

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Copycat: Sydney is slowly turning into Melbourne

Sydney Lord Mayor Clover Moore is candid about her debt to Rob Adams. "When I became mayor in 2004 I was inspired by his approach...

Capitals beat Blackhawks in “meaningless” loss

SFGate Chicago Blackhawks left wing Brandon Bollig (52) reaches for the puck as Washington Capitals defenseman John Carlson (74) defends, in the first period of an...

MHS tennis teams off to good start

At first doubles, Robert Hatch and Cody Pittsley were winners over Yeyang Chen and Brigham McKee, 6-4, 6-3, and at second doubles, Steve Esposito and...

Cueto has slow start, Reds fall to Rays

Cincinnati starter Johnny Cueto delivers a pitch during the first inning of Friday's game against Tampa Bay. / Rob Leifheit/USA TODAY ... Tampa Bay LH...

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The federal Minister of Aboriginal Affairs, Bernard Valcourt says he's happy with the new effort to give greater control to Aboriginal groups over the education...

Jim Rome Newsmaker: Tyler Flowers

Matt Moore fills you in on some of Friday's NBA games. John Daly hawking .... RGIII not giving up his #10. Roger Lodge and Tony...

Helena Christensen, 45, is ageless in an ethereal white frock as Sofia Vergara ...

The Modern Family star coordinated perfectly with a pair of sky-high silver and black Christian Louboutin platforms and a buckled black clutch. Similar to Helena...

Kellie Leitch Gives Tear-Jerking Tribute To Jim Flaherty (VIDEO)

National Post There were few people in the House of Commons closer to Jim Flaherty than Kellie Leitch. She viewed the former finance minister, who died...

Potential 'Flip A District' GOP Congressman To Appear On Real Time With Bill ...

Duncan Hunter (R-CA), while he hasn't been listed yet, will be a round-table guest of Maher's on Friday. This should be interesting. Not only ....

Oulipost #11: five [vowel] movements | james (w) moore

a say part. past that what half was last that has a car, that had a car that was and as that was what small...

Dreams Dashed In Fatal College Tour Bus Crash

“I can only imagine the excitement of these high school students as they were on their way to visit a college campus, and the pride...

Jim Flaherty State Funeral Confirmed For Late Finance Minister

OTTAWA - Jim Flaherty, eulogized as an Irish lion after his sudden and unexpected death this week, is getting a farewell fit for Thomas D'Arcy...

Prince Charles and Camilla to visit Canada in May

Toronto Sun ... visit that will start in Halifax and end in Winnipeg, with stops in Prince Edward Island to mark the 150th anniversary of the...

John Ivison: Why Jim Flaherty will go down in history as one of Canada's best ...

John Duncan, the government chief whip, said Mr. Flaherty seemed to care about everybody. “I had just resigned from cabinet [as Aboriginal Affairs minister] and...

Mulroney visits square one

But Mulroney, speaking before he gave the keynote address at a tribute and fundraiser for Justice Minister Peter MacKay, wasn't shy about talking about some...

Shots fired at Belmont Wal-Mart (Updated)

Police said Matthew Ollis opened fire around 4 p.m. on two men who were attempting to rob him. Malik Moore and Wesley Perkins met the...

New First Nations Education Act an 'illusion of control'

... and the existence of inherent and treaty rights (ie. jurisdiction) of indigenous peoples. Aboriginal education bill meets First Nations conditions: Bernard Valcourt · ANALYSIS:...

Ron Liepert And Rob Anders Square Off In Calgary Signal Hill

<a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2012/07/13/rob-anders-tony-clement-norman-bethune_n_1671147.html" target="_hplink">Anders lashed out on Sun News at Tony Clement and his own party after the Treasury Board President paid tribute to Norman ...and more » ...

Advocates for disabled laud Jim Flaherty for his support

Toronto Star “I think the thing he wants to be remembered for most, and the thing I most appreciated from him … was his championing of...

Dreams dashed in fatal college tour bus crash

"I can only imagine the excitement of these high school students as they were on their way to visit a college campus, and the pride...

Advocates for disabled laud Jim Flaherty for his support

Toronto Star “I think the thing he wants to be remembered for most, and the thing I most appreciated from him … was his championing of...

Advocates for disabled laud Jim Flaherty for his support

Toronto Star “I think the thing he wants to be remembered for most, and the thing I most appreciated from him … was his championing of...

Flaherty's final days, weeks, filled with friendship, family, golf dreams

Prime Minister Stephen Harper embraces MP Kerry-Lynne Findlay as Kellie Leitch and Candice Bergen hug Laureen Harper after it was announced that former finance minister...

Jim Flaherty knew that politicians risk more than most of us

Colleagues comforted Labour Minister Kellie Leitch, who administered CPR to Flaherty as they waited for paramedics to arrive at his condo. Everyone expressed their condolences...

Advocates for disabled laud Flaherty for his support

“I think the thing he wants to be remembered for most, and the thing I most appreciated from him … was his championing of the...

Annual motorcycle fundraiser out to halt prostate cancer in its tracks

Celebrity ride captains are former Blue Bombers Doug Brown and Obby Khan, St. Boniface MP Shelly Glover and Jets assistant coach Charlie Huddy. Ed Johner,...

Rona Ambrose says government reviewed drug researchers say is “no better ...

After touring St. Joseph's Health Centre on April 10 as “Resident for a Day,” Minister Rona Ambrose responded to NOW's question asking if the government...

Flaherty remembered in emotional Commons tributes

In Washington, Finance Minister Joe Oliver remarked on how Flaherty will be missed on the international stage. Oliver, who replaced Flaherty last month, was in...

Peter LaBarbera admitted to Canada after appeal (updated)

(blog)Through Facebook, the group provided a draft letter, submitted anonymously, to send to the Steven Blaney, minister of public safety. LaBarbera said he was...

Western Innovation Forum to Showcase Western Canada's Innovation Leaders

(press release)Minister Rempel will offer insight on Western Economic Diversification's role as convenor and pathfinder for western Canadian innovators in the business, academic, not-for-profit...

State funeral to be held for former finance minister Jim Flaherty

OTTAWA — Former federal finance minister Jim Flaherty will be honoured in death in a manner many colleagues say reflects his life: as a statesman.

CBC cuts show other side of Jim Flaherty: Walkom

Two tragedies dominated the Star's front page Friday. The first was personal, the second institutional. The personal tragedy was the sudden death of former federal...

Jim Flaherty's final days filled with friends, family and plans for the ...

Under the careful tutelage of his most trusted political lieutenant, Finance Minister Jim Flaherty, the federal government was finally within striking distance of balancing its...

Anti-gay American speaker allowed entry into Canada after appeal

Through Facebook, the group provided a draft letter, submitted anonymously, to send to the Steven Blaney, minister of public safety. LaBarbera said he was initially...

Feds working to prevent invasion of Asian carp

Gail Shea, while in Owen Sound Friday, said the feds in 2012 committed $17.5 million over five years to protect the lakes from the threat...

You'll Go Far, My Pet

As Gregory Berns, a professor of neuroeconomics at Emory University and the author of “How Dogs Love Us: A Neuroscientist and His Adopted Dog Decode...

You'll Go Far, My Pet

As Gregory Berns, a professor of neuroeconomics at Emory University and the author of “How Dogs Love Us: A Neuroscientist and His Adopted Dog Decode...

Chinese groups at odds

In justifying the cancellation, Minister of Immigration Chris Alexander said there's little evidence that immigrant investors, as a class, are maintaining ties to Canada or...

Oliver to focus on improving life on any income

Joe Oliver Canada's Finance Minister Joe Oliver (C) makes remarks to the press as G7 and G20 Deputy Minister Jean Boivin (L) and Bank of...

Flaherty appeared 'in fine form' night before his death, says MP who tried to ...

Dr. Kellie Leitch could not have guessed that less than 24 hours later, she would be calling 911 as the former finance minister collapsed in...

Flaherty appeared 'in fine form' night before his death, says MP who tried to ...

OTTAWA — The federal politician who desperately tried to resuscitate Jim Flaherty said he seemed in “fine form” at dinner the night before he died.

Controversial speaker allowed entry into Canada (with video)

Through Facebook, the group provided a draft letter, submitted anonymously, to send to the Steven Blaney, minister of Public Safety. LaBarbera said he was initially...

Prince Charles, Camilla unveil more Canada trip details

"Our relationship with the Royal Family provides Canadians with an opportunity to learn more about our constitutional monarchy, which is the pillar of our system...

Highway Bill Could Consume Petri's Last Months in Congress

(blog)John J. Duncan Jr., R-Tenn., is due to move up in the ranks of the full committee. On the Highway and Transit Subcommittee, Rep.

Highway Bill Could Consume Petri's Last Months in Congress

(blog)John J. Duncan Jr., R-Tenn., is due to move up in the ranks of the full committee. On the Highway and Transit Subcommittee, Rep.

'Heartbleed' bug forces shutdown of more federal government services

Speaking notes prepared last year for then-revenue minister Gail Shea noted the CRA “uses the most secure forms of encryption available today and continues to...

Flaherty successor Joe Oliver makes mournful entry onto world stage

Joe Oliver says he was greeted with words of sorrow from colleagues as he arrived at the annual spring meeting of the International Monetary Fund,...

'Heartbleed' bug forces shutdown of more federal government services

Speaking notes prepared last year for then-revenue minister Gail Shea noted the CRA “uses the most secure forms of encryption available today and continues to...

Rona Ambrose says government reviewed ineffective drug

In a question period Thursday after her “Resident for a Day” learning event at St. Joseph's Health Centre, Minister Rona Ambrose responded to NOW's question...