May 23, 2014

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Tenn. delegation supports VA accountability bill

Stephen Fincher of Frog Jump, Scott DesJarlais of Jasper, Marsha Blackburn of Brentwood, Diane Black of Gallatin, Chuck Fleischmann of Ooltewah, John Duncan Jr. of...

Auto Racing: Power Will win Indy 500 – maybe

FOXSports.com Scott Dixon: The Al Unser Sr. of this generation — tough combination of fast, smart, cool and calculating. James Hinchcliffe: ... Unceremoniously bounced from now-defunct...

Today's letters: Democracy is not all it's cracked up to be

Never a bad time. Re: Bernier Hammers Truth Home, Andrew Coyne, May 22. Andrew Coyne questions the timing of Maxime Bernier's sortie. But is there...

This Date in Baseball

... a game was Rey Sanchez for Tampa Bay on June 11, 2004 — also in a 10-inning victory over Colorado. Today's birthdays: Jarred Cosart...

Standing the taste of time

Mike Moore deadened his disappointment there after Helen Clark toppled him as Labour leader. Rob Muldoon was a regular, sometimes accompanied by a young Maori...

Maxime Bernier, un penseur apprécié

Journal de Québec (Abonnement)Il y a longtemps qu'on s'ennuyait de Maxime Bernier. Du moins dans la presse du ROC, où sa sortie de mardi contre...

Ontario NDP Supporters 'Deeply Distressed' By Andrea Horwath's Campaign

National Post ... her government's values.</a> "We know [Harper] doesn't like it because Tony Clement was sent out to attack today," she told a crowd in...

The Prince Edward County Free School: 50 Years Later, a Model for the Fight ...

But when it came to education, he recognized that children grow fast, lawsuits take time, and that the students of Prince Edward Country couldn't afford...

Rally held to free Roma girl and family who have taken sanctuary in church

More than 200 people protested in front of Immigration Minister Chris Alexander's Ajax office Friday to give a voice to a 6-year-old Roma girl who...

A fast-evolving technology helps AT&T in DirecTV deal

In buying companies, one key is having a vision of what's going to happen once the organizations are combined, says Ed Whitacre, former CEO of...

National Missing Children's Day

- RCMP Asks Public to Help Bring Missing ...NorthumberlandView.caTo succeed, governments, the police, the public and other partners are working together," said the Honourable...

Some of Schmidt's decisions confusing

Beyond that, it is encouraging to see form and potential recognised in the selection of James Cronin, Robbie Diack, Marty Moore, Jordi Murphy, Rob Herring,...

UN Watch awards Jason Kenney its Moral Courage Award

National Post Employment Minister Jason Kenney again came under fire during question period Tuesday over the Temporary Foreign Workers program. Kenney says opposition MPs are contradicting...

Texas Tech regents discuss why they chose Duncan for chancellor

Regent John Steinmetz said Duncan exhibited this mentality during his interviews with the board. “He understands what's not only important in Lubbock, Texas, but what's...

UN Watch presents Jason Kenney with Moral Courage Award

UN Watch, a Geneva-based human rights group, has presented federal cabinet minister Jason Kenney with its Moral Courage Award for speaking up for victims of...

UN Watch Honors Top Canadian Minister for 'Moral Courage'

(press release) (press release)Each year, together with 25 NGOs, UN Watch assembles top dissidents to spotlight the world's most critical human rights issues at...

Full inquiry into murdered aboriginal women still needed: Goar

Aboriginal Affairs Minister Bernard Valcourt brushed off their entreaties, insisting his department was taking action to combat crime in aboriginal communities. He was following a...

Canadian officials to reconsider visa application for Ugandan gay rights activists

Toronto Star “Citizenship and Immigration will continue to do everything it can, under our immigration laws, to make this conference a success,” Immigration Minister Chris Alexander...

Winn-Dixie to sponsor Sun Festival firework show

“The whole premise of Sun Festival is to promote Alexander City and our businesses, as well as provide community development for our citizens,” Dunn said.

short agenda - Kellie Leitch, MP for Simcoe-Grey

Wednesday, May 28 – Delivering Results for Mothers and Children. 15:30-15:35 Day 1 of Summit Opens. 15:35-15:45 Opening Remarks – Live streamed. 15:45-16:25 Opening Plenary:...

Plan your Saturday: Fun things to do tomorrow on Cape Cod

Traditional session with Greg Johnson and friends, 1:30 p.m. Saturday, O'Shea's Olde Inne, 348 Main St., West Dennis. 508-398-8887. ... Gail Porciello, 7 p.m. Friday...

Indy 500 notebook: Defending champ Kanaan posts fastest qualifying lap at ...

Washington Post Kanaan's speed is nearly 4 mph slower than the qualifying speed (231.067 mph) of pole winner Ed Carpenter. However, his fast lap likely is...

Amid Assembly of First Nations upheaval, chiefs rise up

(subscription) (subscription)Resolutions included rejecting the education bill, declaring their authority to enter into talks with Aboriginal Affairs Minister Bernard Valcourt and suspending the AFN...

Amid Assembly of First Nations upheaval, chiefs rise up

(subscription) (subscription)Resolutions included rejecting the education bill, declaring their authority to enter into talks with Aboriginal Affairs Minister Bernard Valcourt and suspending the AFN...

Saskatoon program will help ease women into construction industry

Dr. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Status of Women, made the announcement at the YWCA in Saskatoon on Friday. "We know here in Saskatchewan there are...

Saskatoon program will help ease women into construction industry

Dr. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Status of Women, made the announcement at the YWCA in Saskatoon on Friday. "We know here in Saskatchewan there are...

Cousins found guilty in 2012 gang rape, robbery

Assistant District Attorney Robert Moore, excoriated Gates for suggesting consent. Moore reminded the jury of the woman testifying to hours of rape examination and being...

CIOs Must Collaborate to Spark Transformation

Echoing the importance of talent that aligns with your company's goals was Chris Morgan, executive coach and founding principal at Morgan Alexander. The war for...

Downtown federal building 'rapidly' crumbling, say engineers

(blog) (blog)The press secretary for public works Minister Diane Finley told The Star in January that “it is not true that the building poses...

Amazon, Stop Messing Around and Ship Hachette's Books

The company is actually investigating how to intuit in advance what products you'll buy in the future, so Amazon can have enough of that stuff...

Grow big or grow home: A timeline

2012. Dec. 16: Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq announces a new framework that aims to treat medicinal marijuana as. 2013. January-February: Ottawa entrepreneurs Chuck Rifici and...

Northeastern High School Class of 2014 graduates Tuesday

... Garrett, Jenna Kindelan Gibson, Matthew Lee Ginter, Hannah Cole Gnau, Megan Elizabeth Gosnell, Alexander Lee Gragg, Douglas Lee Michael Griffieth, Christopher Stephen Hagenbuch, Tristan...

Three states make major moves on medicinal marijuana oil

But instead of rallying for more support within the assembly to pass the legislation and send it to the governor, Alexander suggested putting the measure...

Don Martin: Kenney to unveil renamed TFW program that favours skilled workers

In the next few weeks, the government will try to painkill away its worst policy migraine. Sources say Employment Minister Jason Kenney will unleash a...

This Is The Graph Tim Hudak Doesn't Want You To See

National Post ... her government's values.</a> "We know [Harper] doesn't like it because Tony Clement was sent out to attack today," she told a crowd in...

Akwesasne residents still fighting for separation

TheCornwallDaily.com Pyke and White publicized their goal to make Indian Reserve Number 59 an independent administration while showcasing a 26-page "document for independence" recently sent to...

Former MacKay staffer exits ACOA job after 'tainted' hiring process

... this month that called the hiring process “tainted.” Kevin MacAdam was the director general of operations of ACOA for Prince Edward Island, earning between...

New amenities make a splash at Goodyear Park

When the Portage Splash Pad at Goodyear Park opens at 10 a.m. today, those wishes will be granted, thanks to generous donors, the Portage Service...

New amenities make a splash at Goodyear Park

When the Portage Splash Pad at Goodyear Park opens at 10 a.m. today, those wishes will be granted, thanks to generous donors, the Portage Service...

New amenities make a splash at Goodyear Park

When the Portage Splash Pad at Goodyear Park opens at 10 a.m. today, those wishes will be granted, thanks to generous donors, the Portage Service...

ABC Indy coverage transcends racing

For race fans of the '90s, it was Little Al and Emmo, called by Paul Page, Bobby Unser and Sam Posey in the booth with...

RCAF hopes to have drones flying by 2023

In an email, Johanna Quinney, press secretary for Defence Minister Rob Nicholson, noted that JUSTAS “aims to equip the Canadian Armed Forces with the tools...

Doyle steps aside as PC party president

Progressive Conservative party leader Steven Myers, left, is joined by party president Blake Doyle in welcoming Lisa Raitt, federal Minister of Labour to the P.E.I.

Ciaran Kilduff has an attempt saved by Dean Delany

Goal.com That meant David O'Connor returned to league action for the first time since the opening match of the season to form a new central defensive...

Putin promises to respect Ukraine's election

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — President Vladimir Putin pledged Friday that Russia will respect the results of Ukraine's presidential election, a strong indication the Kremlin...

Editorial: COOL is not cool

Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz ramped up the pressure at a NAFTA agriculture ministers meeting in Mexico this week. Ritz said he told U.S. Secretary...

Editorial: COOL is not cool

Since Alberta produces more than 40 per cent of all cattle in this country, that's an especially big hit to this province. Federal Agriculture Minister...

New York Red Bulls vs. Portland Timbers | MLS Match Preview

NEW YORK RED BULLS (4-4-2): Luis Robles - Kosuke Kimura (Chris Duvall 48), Armando, Jamison Olave, Bobby Convey (Ruben Bover 81) - Lloyd Sam, Dax...

Ryan Murphy's 'The Normal Heart' Retains Larry Kramer's Furious Soul

This thing moves fast, and it's friends and familiar faces who are dropping like flies. The story becomes one of desperate activism, wherein the very...

Feds to fund more youth drug prevention projects across Canada

The announcement, made on behalf of Health Minister Rona Ambrose, earmarked $16.1 million in federal funding over three years to help prevent and reduce illicit...