May 6, 2014

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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

For Sal's, Chandler Paradis pitched well and also added two hits offensively, while Cameron Thompson pitched well in relief. Braden Miller had two hits, and...

High court ruling favors prayer at council meeting

Rev. Dr. Rob Schenck, of Faith and Action, right, prays in front of the Supreme Court with Raymond Moore, center and Patty Bills, both also...

Canadian, NATO military commanders discuss Ukraine: RAW

Washington Post Canada has been hosting the U.S. air force general for the past two days. On Monday, he sat down to discuss the Ukraine situation...

Harper government keeps details on public pensions secret from Auditor General

Toronto Sun Treasury Board President Tony Clement noted that officials, not politicians, make the decision to designate documents cabinet confidence. Clement also pledged to work with...

NATO should consider permanent troops in Eastern Europe, top brass says

Livemint During his two-day visit to Ottawa, Breedlove met with Prime Minister Stephen Harper, Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird and Defence Minister Rob Nicholson. He spoke...

Sydney mother who ran over children 'extremely grieved' - Yahoo!7 News

Yahoo!7 News Sydney mother who ran over children 'extremely grieved'Yahoo!7 NewsSuperintendent John Duncan, from Ryde Local Area Command, said the driveway where the accident happened was...

Sambo: FG Anxious to End Insurgency

Livemint Sambo spoke when the Canadian Minister of International Development & La Francophonie, Christian Paradis, paid him a courtesy call in his office in Abuja. He...

Border Wars

(blog)Anyone who says, "All publicity is good publicity," has, obviously, never had bad publicity. There's also that other lame line about, "I don't care...

Silver Hawks fall to Bowling Green 3-2

Rodriguez attempted to pick Almadova off first but his throw was missed by first baseman Alexander Simon. ... Lefty Chris Kirsch (1-4, 6.12 ERA) takes...

Silver Hawks' rally falls short in 3-2 loss

Rodriguez attempted to pick Almadova off first but his throw was missed by first baseman Alexander Simon. ... Lefty Chris Kirsch (1-4, 6.12 ERA) takes...

Tory tough-on-crime moves that would have boosted prison populations pushed ...

... notes can have “serious implications” on the safety and security on inmates and prison staff. Speaking to reporters after the audit's release, Public Safety...

Ed Shouse will be on ballot in August for Knox Co. Trustee

His opponent, Craig Leuthold, has held the position as interim trustee since July 2013 after the embattled John Duncan III pleaded guilty to official misconduct.

Mexico's Congress approves revision of military code of justice

Members of Mexico's military salute during an official reception last week for U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Canadian Defense Minister Rob Nicholson in Mexico...

NATO should consider permanent troops in Eastern Europe, top brass says

During his two-day visit to Ottawa, Breedlove met with Prime Minister Stephen Harper, Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird and Defence Minister Rob Nicholson. He spoke...

Art and Soul of the Magic Valley Winners

... AFFLECK of Paul, ID; SAWTOOTH AWARD: RON CORLE of Hansen, ID; WHITE CLOUD AWARD: CALEB MEYER of Twin Falls, ID; BALANCED ROCK AWARD: ROBERT...

U.S. mail system a "safe" way to ship marijuana?

U.S. mail system a "safe" way to ship marijuana?Back in Milwaukee, a man from Whitefish Bay named Ed Patterson said he just wanted to follow...

Tony Clement on public pension concerns

Vancouver Sun Treasury Board President Tony Clement is the latest federal Conservative to jump in to the Ontario election campaign — accusing Liberal Leader Kathleen Wynne...

White Rock mayor upset by confidentiality agreements with rail companies

Baldwin has written Transport Minister Lisa Raitt to express concerns about increased traffic on the BNSF Railway line through his seaside community of 20,000 —...

Wolfe picks up game fast

“My mom (Heather), my dad (Jeremy), my sister (Meredith), my grandpa and grandpa (Ed and Carolyn Wolfe), I wouldn't be where I am without them.

Recycling Bill Wins Final Approval

"Their economic model is dying fast,'' said Rep. Lonnie Reed, D-Branford, the House chairwoman ... Ed Meyer, D-Guilford, a former federal prosecutor, said that, "from...

No. 19 West Feliciana pulls off a five-run comeback to upset No. 3 ED White ...

“We couldn't get them out,” said E.D. White coach Shane Trosclair. “Everything we threw them, they hit. Give credit to their offense – they were...

Feds to contribute $200 million for Regina Bypass

CTV News I am proud of our Government's ongoing commitment to developing new infrastructure, and I'm very pleased to support Saskatchewan's choice to pursue a P3...

AFN Interim Leadership Assumed By Executive Committee

Aboriginal Affairs Minister Bernard Valcourt's office has put the controversial legislation on hold until the assembly determines its next steps. Some First Nations groups had...

AFN Interim Leadership Assumed By Executive Committee

Aboriginal Affairs Minister Bernard Valcourt's office has put the controversial legislation on hold until the assembly determines its next steps. Some First Nations groups had...

Rating the NFL draft prospects: Defensive backs

"He's fast. He's got cover skills...ball skills. He's not afraid to play the run. He comes from an awesome pedigree. If he somehow got into...

Tory MPs raised concerns about foreign worker program as controversy vexes ...

In his response, Lebel referred Leitch to Diane Finley, then the human resources and skills development minister, and Jason Kenney, then minister of immigration. Richards,...

Executive committee to lead AFN until Atleo replacement is chosen

(subscription)Aboriginal Affairs Minister Bernard Valcourt's office has put the controversial legislation on hold until the assembly determines its next steps. Some First Nations groups...

Executive committee to lead AFN until new leader is chosen to replace Atleo

Aboriginal Affairs Minister Bernard Valcourt's office has put the controversial legislation on hold until the assembly determines its next steps. Some First Nations groups had...

More bulging prisons loom due to shortsighted planning, federal watchdog says

"We're taking all this very seriously," said Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney. The New Democrats said Ferguson's report paints a damning picture of Conservative fumbling...

Executive committee to lead AFN until new leader is chosen to replace Atleo

Aboriginal Affairs Minister Bernard Valcourt's office has put the controversial legislation on hold until the assembly determines its next steps. Some First Nations groups had...

Michigan Republicans hope to thwart land aquisition for new bridge

(blog) (blog)Transport Canada, meanwhile, was busy Tuesday trying to clarify remarks by Minster Lisa Raitt made the day before which suggested the federal government...

Climate change a threat to 'human health and well-being,' US report warns

Ted Laking, spokesperson for Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq, said in a statement: “Our government is committed to protecting the environment while keeping the Canadian economy...

DAILY MAIL COMMENT: 365 days to save the country from Red Ed

True, the fast-inflating housing bubble poses a threat to the recovery. But with 100,000 jobs a month being created, the economy has performed far more...

Canada might bankroll US customs plaza for new bridge too, if needed

BlackburnNews.com As quoted by the Globe and Mail newspaper in Toronto, Transport Minister Lisa Raitt said at a conference in Ottawa on Monday that the Detroit-Windsor...

Jim Landers fish tournament nets $28K for OFF

Jim Landers' brother, Chris Landers, said he is happy and thankful for the turnout to the memorial tournament. “It turned out great. Me and my...

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the anniversary of the ...

Connect with Kellie. Facebook Facebook · YouTube Facebook · Flickr Facebook ... 2011 Kellie Leitch, MP for Simcoe-Grey. All rights reserved. Website by Now Creative...

PM announces second emcee for National Day of Honour

Connect with Kellie. Facebook Facebook · YouTube Facebook · Flickr Facebook ... Facebook · YouTube · Flickr. © 2011 Kellie Leitch, MP for Simcoe-Grey. All...

EU toughens rules on imports in response to deadly pig virus

Tech Times Canada's agriculture minister, Gerry Ritz, said it was "disappointing" that the EU had taken the measures, which he said were not founded in science.

Scarlett Johansson is a humanoid alien vampire in Under the Skin

There's a striking sequence in director Jonathan Glazer's 2004 psychodrama Birth in which his camera holds tight on the porcelain visage of actress Nicole Kidman.

Canadian, NATO military commanders discuss Ukraine: RAW 27:17

Livemint Canada has been hosting the U.S. air force general for the past two days. On Monday, he sat down to discuss the Ukraine situation with...

The missing link between Detroit and Windsor

In a speech last month in Chicago, Lisa Raitt, the Minister of Transport, said that Canada “continues to await a decision,” and she appealed to...

Mandeville Jazz Celebrity Softball Game & Family Fest May 16 at Fontainebleau ...

Also representing the City of Mandeville are Cultural Development Director Alia Casborne and Community Center Coordinator Arnita Alexander. Representing the Mandeville Lions Club are the...

Theatre Baton Rouge makes most of 'You Can't Take It With You'

Essie's husband, Ed, distributes her candies and is an amateur printer and xylophone player. Their maid, Rheba (Paris Jackson), has a boyfriend, Donald (Roger Ferrier),...

Jim Rome Newsmaker: Giovani Bernard

Cincinnati Bengals running back Giovani Bernard joins Jim Rome to discuss if he feels his team needs to be more physical next season, if quarterback...

Cavalcade coming to Norwalk

Feature winners were Chris Basish in modifieds, Rick Aukland in late models, Chase Settles in mini wedges, Colten St. John in novice mini stocks, Gary...

'Nailbiter' looks into a town of serial killers

Warren is a hybrid of the many infamous serial killers Williamson researched — Ted Bundy, Jeffrey Dahmer, Ed Gein, David Berkowitz, Richard Ramirez, etc. —...

Charges that foreign workers contributed to area unemployment

In two letters obtained by The Canadian Press -- one from Conservative MP Kellie Leitch, now labour minister, and Alberta colleague Blake Richards -- posed...

Was firing Mark Jackson the right move?

... update: 1/13. College Basketball Insider Gary Parrish joins Erin Sharoni to discuss some NBA draft stock changes he's observed over the past month. ....

2014 Mercedes-Benz B-class Electric Drive

In California, which offers a $2500 credit on top of the federal $7500, a B-class ED is suddenly an indirect competitor to the Toyota Prius...

Charlie Angus Rips Harper For Appointing 'Dr. Don Meredith' To Senate (VIDEO)

Oppostion House Leader. NDP MP Peter Julian (Burnaby—New Westminster) earns the base MP salary plus a $40,600 pay bump for serving as Opposition House leader.