May 25, 2014

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FG Seals Pact With China, Canada to Increase FDI Inflows

The Canadian Minister of International Development, Christian Paradis, said the foreign investment promotion and protection agreement would secure access to Canadian market with its abundant...

Durant and Westbrook on big win over the Spurs

College Basketball Insider Gary Parrish joins Erin Sharoni to discuss some NBA draft stock changes he's observed over the past month. ... of feet in...

Durant and Westbrook on big win over the Spurs

Matt Moore and Erin Sharoni fill you in on the weekend's action. Parker and Green on dominant win over ..... With the draft approaching, Rob...

FG Seals Pact With China, Canada to Increase FDI Inflows

The Canadian Minister of International Development, Christian Paradis, said the foreign investment promotion and protection agreement would secure access to Canadian market with its abundant...

Hunter-Reay finds the milky way

CNN International Castroneves led 38 laps, pole sitter Ed Carpenter 26, Will Power 22, Marco Andretti 20, Juan Pablo Montoya 16 and James Hinchcliffe 14. Carpenter...

Big Four Bridge boosts downtown business

City redevelopment and economic director Rob Waiz said Friday that new visitors so far seem to "have been really good" about using the ramp. "As...

Local business people

•DWD Technology Group , consulting division of Dulin, Ward & DeWald has added Chris Ashby as director. He is a former British ... Members and...

What Daniel Cormier's rout of Dan Henderson means for UFC light heavyweight ...

Sports World News I know we all praise Alexander Gustafsson for what he's done. He's a great fighter. It means a little bit more to beat...

PHOTO GALLERY

ALLISON LONG — The Aaron Peters, a Benedictine monk, is photographed on Thursday, May 22, at St. Benedict's Abby in Atchison. Peters is one...

Canada First Defence Strategy reaches procurement, maintenance milestones

(subscription)By DEFENCE MINISTER ROB NICHOLSON | Published: Monday, 05/26/2014 12:00 am EDT Last Updated: Monday, 05/26/2014 12:44 am EDT. Current events, both in Canada...

House to put in overtime in final four weeks before summer recess

(subscription)Government House Leader Peter Van Loan (York-Simcoe, Ont.) will move to extend evening sitting hours in the House so that the government can pass...

Daybook: May 28-May 31

2014-05-22T17:19:40Z. Facebook Twitter Google Plus Reddit E-mail Print. A reception for photographs of the Himalayan region of Kashmir by Chris Harris will be from 6-9...

Cabinet ministers on P&P get $1.3-million more on ministerial staff annually ...

(subscription) (subscription)Prime Minister Stephen Harper's government spends $50-million to $60-million annually on ministerial staff, including $8-million on the PMO, and ministers who are on...

Smith leaves chief of staff post to Raitt, Pappalardo hired from PMO

(subscription) (subscription)By LAURA RYCKEWAERT | Published: Monday, 05/26/2014 12:00 am EDT. After four-and-a-half years as chief of staff to Transport Minister Lisa Raitt and...

Look who's swimming, running, walking together in Ottawa

(subscription) (subscription)In the swim: Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney, Tory MPs John Weston and David Sweet, and Green Party Leader Elizabeth May, pictured recently...

Smith leaves chief of staff post to Raitt, Pappalardo hired from PMO

(subscription) (subscription)By LAURA RYCKEWAERT | Published: Monday, 05/26/2014 12:00 am EDT. After four-and-a-half years as chief of staff to Transport Minister Lisa Raitt and...

Courier Times Community Calendar for May 26

For information or to schedule an audition call Eileen Finley: 215-782-3527 or go to www.pennsylvaniayouthchorale.com. Bucks County Women's Chorus. 7-9 p.m. Mon. 85 member all-female...

Ottawa has a duty to police overseas factories that clothe civil servants ...

The Canadian government spends millions every year buying uniforms and other clothing from factories overseas for border guards, the military, safety inspectors and other federal...

Patricia Sheridan's Breakfast With ... Darrell Hammond

His 2011 book, "God, If You're Not Up There I'm F***ed," revealed a childhood of abuse by his mother. It never derailed his dreams of...

Privacy watchdogs troubled by controversial bill extending police powers

Bills C-13 and C-31 are among those Government House Leader Peter Van Loan has pledged to make “progress” on before summer as MPs return Monday...

Travelling the world on high-flying egos

Last Wednesday the “Office of the Minister of State (Foreign Affairs and Consular),” which shouldn't even exist, teamed up with the “Media Relations Office, Foreign...

Travelling the world on high-flying egos

Last Wednesday the “Office of the Minister of State (Foreign Affairs and Consular),” which shouldn't even exist, teamed up with the “Media Relations Office, Foreign...

Travelling the world on high-flying egos

Including then-natural resources minister Joe Oliver, with a mere three aides, going from Ottawa to Paris and back on Oct. 19 and 20, 2011. Supposedly...

Travelling the world on high-flying egos

Last Wednesday the “Office of the Minister of State (Foreign Affairs and Consular),” which shouldn't even exist, teamed up with the “Media Relations Office, Foreign...

Travelling the world on high-flying egos

Last Wednesday the “Office of the Minister of State (Foreign Affairs and Consular),” which shouldn't even exist, teamed up with the “Media Relations Office, Foreign...

US tax deal jeopardizes Canadians' privacy: Harper

According to Finance Minister Joe Oliver, this was simply the best deal Canada could get. Ottawa doesn't set U.S. legislation, he says. “What we were...

Travelling the world on high-flying egos

Last Wednesday the “Office of the Minister of State (Foreign Affairs and Consular),” which shouldn't even exist, teamed up with the “Media Relations Office, Foreign...

Monday's TV Highlights: 'Petals on the Wind' on Lifetime

The Bachelorette On their first date, Andi and Eric get lessons from snowboarder Louie Vito and the band This Wild Life performs for Andi and...

Family builds memorial to Vietnam veteran Thomas

. Terry Thomas and his mother, Ann Thomas, stand Friday next to a memorial built for Vietnam veteran Gary A. Thomas at his family's home...

Privacy watchdogs troubled by controversial bills extending police powers

Bills C-13 and C-31 are among those Government House Leader Peter Van Loan has pledged to make “progress” on before summer as MPs return Monday...

Goodyear Honors Troops

“Memorial Day is a time to honor those who've made the ultimate sacrifice to protect our freedom,” said Gary Melliere, Goodyear's general manager of sponsorships.

Man surrenders in bodega death smack

Rob Kardashian 'in tears' after skipping sister Kim's weddingRob Kardashian jetted before Kim and Kanye said their "I do's." The only brother of the Kardashian...

Integrity Commission probe zeroes in on Tory hiring practices

Findings from a year-long probe by the federal Integrity Commission that centres on the hiring practices of John Lynn, appointed head of a Cape Breton...

War centenary service timing is condemned

John Duncan, military historian and webmaster of the online archive Newbattle at War, said: "I would agree that there is a problem with combining Scottish...

Road to OKC Complete As Ducks Sweep Super Regionals

"Sometimes with Cheridan it's just about snapping her out of her funk," White said. "Sometimes she starts thinking a little too much." Hawkins (33-4) tied...

Deputies never saw menacing videos before rampage

The shootings started around 9:30 p.m. in Isla Vista, a roughly half-square-mile community next to UC Santa Barbara's campus and picturesque beachside cliffs. Alexander Mattera,...

FG Seals Pact With China, Canada to Increase FDI Inflows

The Canadian Minister of International Development, Christian Paradis, said the foreign investment promotion and protection agreement would secure access to Canadian market with its abundant...

Press Review: How to reclaim our place within Canada « Maxime ...

Melanie Marquis, “Trudeau would reignite Quebec's sovereignty flames, Maxime Bernier says,” The Canadian Press, May 20, 2014. Allan Woods, “Maxime Bernier urges Quebecers to embrace...

Revue de presse : Comment reprendre notre place au sein du Canada

Alain Laforest, « Propos de Maxime Bernier : Le Québec se défend de «quémander », TVA Nouvelles, 20 mai 2014. ... Barry Wilson, “Maxime Bernier's...

The looming fight over sick leave

Treasury Board president Tony Clement has been working on a new sick leave plan for public servants for a while. A document was recently circulated...

Mark Podolski: The 2014 News-Herald Senior Bowl is quickly approaching

Players, coaches will be interviewed by host Bill Tilton and N-H staff writer John Kampf. Also scheduled is a June 9 wing-eating contest consisting of...

Wayne Wouters: Public service reform means fixing sick leave too

Privy Council Clerk Wayne Wouters told the Citizen his Destination 2020 reforms, meant to bring the public service into the digital age, go hand-in-hand with...

The Hit List: Top 5 Moments from UFC 173: Barao vs Dillashaw

Telegraph.co.uk Now Cormier stands on the precipice of finally getting his long awaited title shot against either Jon Jones or Alexander Gustafsson and if he hasn't...

Williamsburg men rescued from James River after ultralight crash

John Williams, 62, was flying the Revo light sports aircraft with 49-year-old Andrew Jackson in the passenger seat. Police said the pilot ... Duncan Lee,...

Crowne Plaza Invitational recap

Matt Moore and Erin Sharoni fill you in on the weekend's action. Parker and ... Rand Getlin and Tony Luftman join Jim Rome to discuss...

Hundreds turn out for annual New Bernian Ball

This year's committee included Midgette, Craig Allen, Alfred Barfield, James “Smoke” Boyd, Deona Collins, Eileen Dove, Karen Midgette-Moore and William Stevens. Following a prayer by...

Early offense helps Nelson ease nerves, earn first win

MiamiHerald.com Milwaukee made it 3-0 in the opening frame when Marlins left fielder Christian Yelich made a fielding error on a base hit by Rickie Weeks...

Two Canadian couples go through buying their first home, and saving for baby

With two weeks left before their baby arrives, Anne-Marie and Peter have raced toward firming up their insurance coverage, finishing their nursery and putting the...

Newcomer pitches Brewers past Miami 7-1

The Brewers scored two unearned runs thanks to errors by left fielder Christian Yelich and shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria. Notes: Before Nelson's season debut, the Brewers...

Kenton Ridge High School Class of 2014 graduates Wednesday

... Christopher Scott Catanzaro II, Morgan Leigh Clark, Bailey Matthew Clingman, Elijah Luke Cochran, Seth Alexander Cochran, Douglas Matthew Collins, Jr., Jace Allin Converset, Emily...