July 5, 2014

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Vargas: Burden of proof tackles Jimmy Graham, but payday could still be coming

Those numbers justify a contract that by at least $1 million exceeds the $9 million per year the New England Patriots are giving top-paid tight...

Vargas: Burden of proof tackles Jimmy Graham, but payday could still be coming

Those numbers justify a contract that by at least $1 million exceeds the $9 million per year the New England Patriots are giving top-paid tight...

Lansing activist Gilda Richardson dies at 88

“Gilda Richardson left a legacy here for us to carry on,” said her grandson, James Moore, a 47-year-old Lansing man and Michigan State University fullback...

Audience Calendar

“Contexture,” textile and assemblage works by Kathy Goddu, Priscilla Nicholson, Susan Perrine, Jill Snyder Wallace and Susan Walker, Monkitree, 263 Water St., Gardiner. monkitree.com. Through...

For the Green family, which owns Hobby Lobby, business, religion are inseparable

... felt they were on the losing side of the culture wars. Russell Moore, president of the Southern Baptist Convention's public policy arm, said after...

Society Notebook: A festive night at the music center

Rob and Ann Billings of Yarmouth enjoyed the festivities with Emma Wilson, also of Yarmouth. Artist Susan Myer Riley was joined by her husband and...

Friends and enemies in Syria

There is a third major force in this fight, a fast-rising threat to Assad — and to rebels. The Sunni terror group known as ISIL,...

Seismic testing approved -- over Inuit opposition -- for Canada's eastern Arctic

Bernard Valcourt, minister of the Department of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, said he saw no reason to delay the testing since the information would...

Seismic testing approved -- over Inuit opposition -- for Canada's eastern Arctic

Bernard Valcourt, minister of the Department of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, said he saw no reason to delay the testing since the information would...

Colors found on summer bike rides inspire Missoula artist

A stretch of sidewalk umbrella'ed by a tree. A swing hanging from an old maple. A cold hard ... By February, she had painted 40...

Nashua Senior Softball highlights

Hanson's best were the always tough Roger Neild and Rob Rich, each with two hits. Don Kasper was the only ... Don Kasper, Gerry Moore,...

Minister Valcourt Opens Indian Village at Calgary Stampede ...

Today the Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, Parliamentary Secretary Mark Strahl and the Honourable Frank Oberle, Minister of Aboriginal Relations...

Kathleen Kane's credibility is on the line

But as fast as Kane's political star climbed in 2013, it has fallen faster in 2014. Kane has lost clout with law ... "The focus...

Milwaukee exhibit waxes nostalgic about old car trips

Chunks of the road today are being replaced by Interstate 49 in Missouri and Arkansas, a transition that seems to delight fast-lane locals, from what...

Government of Canada Assisting Manitobans with Flood Response

(press release)Steven Blaney, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness. "As always, our men and women in uniform stand shoulder to shoulder with communities...

Ontario PCs form committee to determine rules for leadership race

While many have been rumoured to be interested in the job, only Whitby-Oshawa MPP Christine Elliott, the widow of former federal finance minister Jim Flaherty,...

Ontario PCs form committee to determine rules for leadership race

While many have been rumoured to be interested in the job, only Whitby-Oshawa MPP Christine Elliott, the widow of former federal finance minister Jim Flaherty,...

Ontario Progressive Conservative leader Tim Hudak. (QMI Agency file photo)

While many have been rumoured to be interested in the job, only Whitby-Oshawa MPP Christine Elliott, the widow of former federal finance minister Jim Flaherty,...

Ontario Tories not rushing into a leadership race

There is potential interest in Ottawa from MPs Patrick Brown (Barrie) and Rick Dykstra (St. Catharines), federal Foreign Aff‎airs Minister John Baird, Treasury Board President...

Juan Pablo Montoya takes Pocono pole with track record

Montoya is fifth and climbing fast after three straight top 10s. "He's brought a lot of good stuff to the team, from the very beginning,...

Until July 15, no reason to panic in Jimmy Graham contract negotiations | Jeff ...

Sexton represents some of the biggest names in the business: Ndamukong Suh; Philip Rivers; and Jason Witten, along with a cadre of top coaches, including...

IndyCar: Qualifying for Pocono's IndyCar 500, as it happened

That's fast, of course, but is unlikely to put the reigning champ on the front row. Next up is Sebastien Bourdais in the KVSH Racing...

I'm just a copper cable thief

By the time we got to Aguda, we started to rob. Then the people raised alarm and security men rushed to the place. ... “I...

Murder suspect says he was hired to rob Ozark Emporium; Past criminal history

Boone County Sheriff Mike Moore said his department went to the Ozark Emporium about 7 p.m. Thursday, July 3, to check Carte's welfare, at which...

Harper's Tories unapologetic for clashes with courts

But whether it was Vic Toews, Rob Nicholson or the current incumbent, Peter MacKay, the focus and tone set in those first days of 2006...

Harper's Tories unapologetic for clashes with courts

But whether it was Vic Toews, Rob Nicholson or the current incumbent, Peter MacKay, the focus and tone set in those first days of 2006...

Getting to know Your Hometown Newspaper

We found that person in Susan Moore (smoore@state-journal.com). Susan and her husband, Rob, have lived in Frankfort since the late 1980s. They've raised their children...

Hoop and Holler cut still a last resort: Province

“Our government will continue to help Manitobans any way we can during this flood,” said Steven Blaney, federal Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness.

IndyCar: LIVE updates from qualifying for the Pocono 500

That's fast, of course, but is unlikely to put the reigning champ on the front row. Next up is Sebastien Bourdais in the KVSH Racing...

A house with history

... rooting out a few troublemakers. Perhaps more important, many of the lawmakers who helped lead Rogers's bid have since departed: Marty Walsh and Gene...

Federal government puts transportation review…

(subscription)Federal transport minister Lisa Raitt has announced the statutory review of Canadian transportation legislation will take place a year ahead of schedule. The government...

DAVID AKIN

But whether it was Vic Toews, Rob Nicholson or the current incumbent, Peter MacKay, the focus and tone set in those first days of 2006...

People on the move at Sonoma Clean Power, Exchange Bank and more...

Kelly-Moore Paint Co. has opened a 5,400-square foot-store at 905 Lakeville Street in Petaluma. ... Rob Singleton, who has been filling the airwaves in Santa...

Great Ontario Salmon Derby gets salute from three police chiefs

On this boat we had we had the current Chief Bill Blair and former chiefs Julian Fantino and David Boothby. Three Toronto Police chiefs on...

Erie County Real Estate Transactions

10 Green Forest Court, Peter Kent; Carol A. Kent to Shawn P. Hennessy; Kelli M. Hennessy, $243,000. • 31 Stonybrook Lane, Jonathan H. Holt; ...

Niagara County Real Estate Transactions

Subbera Road, Robert A. Proefrock; April D. Proefrock to Carolyn Dolan; Peter M. Dolan, $189,900. ... 313 Cottage St., Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. to...

Draft Night: Sic-ed

So Pierre will likely get a few shots to impress during the course of the season, and I for one, could not be happier for...

Is Joe Riley of Charleston the Most Loved Politician in America?

Credit Stephen Morton for The . These admirers had to hustle to catch up with him, because even at 71 he moves fast, unflustered by...

Real Estate Sales for Lafourche Parish: July 5, 2014

... • Buyer: Stephanie Fournier, Ronald Fournier; Seller: Euclid Grabet Jr; Lot 5 Blk 8 Sugar Ridge West; $375,000; Entry#1178255 on 5/23/2014. • Buyer: Danielle...

We want to win every game in pre-season, says Tranmere boss

Rob Edwards aims to hit the ground winning when Tranmere Rovers FC begin playing pre-season warm-up matches in just over a week's time. The new...

33 Lawmakers Just United To Send A Clear Message To Obama

Darrell Issa; Pete Sessions; Same Graves; Lamar Smith; Blake Farenthold; Gus Bilirakis; Marsha Blackburn; Tom McClintock; John Duncan; Tom Cotton; Jim Bridenstine; Alan Nunnelee; Gregg...

One-third of Ontarians want Horwath to quit, poll shows

Elliott was ahead of potential candidates Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird at 14 per cent, Nepean-Carleton MPP Lisa MacLeod at 11 per cent, Treasury Board...

Tour de France Results

Tony Martin, Germany, Omega Pharma - Quick Step Cyling Team, 4:44:07. 90. Daniel Navarro Garcia, Spain, Cofidis, Solutions Credits, ... Stef Clement, Netherlands, Belkin-Pro Cycling...

Brandon playing waiting game

When asked whether the province will access the federal AGRA recovery program, Selinger said he will wait for a recommendation from Agricultural Minister Gerry Ritz...

Canadian trade mission to Colombia and Peru to focus on defence and security ...

Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, will lead a trade mission to Colombia and Peru August 10 – 15. Oil & Gas, Mining and Defence...

Black Creek Historic Brewery takes beermaking back to the land

Ed Koren of Black Creek Historic Brewery explains the history behind India Pale Ale. YONGE STREET/Tanja Tiziana ... Aficionados must act fast: capacity limitations mean...

Neonic pesticides – Ban now to save the bees?

(blog) (blog)And even though Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency confirmed neonic pesticides used on corn seed contributed to bee die-offs in Ontario and Quebec,...

Williams Lake

Welcome to The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment and Minister responsible for the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency, today issued a decision statement under...

Fremont County Bulletin Board

7 a.m. The Royal Gorge Amateur Radio Club meets at Mr. Ed's restaurant for a Dutch treat breakfast. For more .... 5:30 p.m. Moderate/fast road...

India's Virat Kohli has swagger and substance to trouble England

Photograph: Ed Sykes/Action Images. Sehwag, Dravid, Laxman, Tendulkar. ... During England's one-day series in India in early 2013, when both teams crisscrossed the country from...