August 9, 2014

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Late Kellen Moore TD pass saves Lions on sloppy night for offense

Quarterback Matthew Stafford, running backs Reggie Bush and Joique Bell, wide receiver Golden Tate, and offensive linemen Dominic Raiola and Rob Sims all played just...

Grisamore: Perry native survived harrowing accident to become actor

(blog) (blog)He can be seen in the background of a crash scene in “Fast & Furious 7.” He was along for the ride on...

USC works toward its new era, opener vs. Fresno State

Interim coach Ed Orgeron salvaged the Trojans' season, going 7-2 down the stretch but resigned ahead of the bowl game after USC passed him over...

Real Estate Transactions for August 10, 2014

Scott H. and Caroline M. McMann sold 4597 Park Lake Drive, Parkside Villas to Peter J. Fabricant and Patricia L. Hartnett for $363,000. Carol H.

Caribana founders not giving up on reclaiming festival

The Festival Management Committee is run by chief administrative officer Chris Alexander and CEO Denise Herrera-Jackson, two former long-time volunteers with the Caribbean festival. They...

Out-of-state contributions give Wis. incumbents an edge

Kind and Moore raised roughly 80% of their total campaign contributions from outside Wisconsin. Pocan and Duffy racked up about 60% from out of state...

Audience Calendar

Gail Gutradt, author of “In a Rocket Made of Ice,” will discuss her experiences in Cambodia's Wot Opot Children's Community. Falmouth .... “Thug,” Vivid Motion...

Search for Franklin's ships asserts Canada's sovereignty in the Arctic: Editorial

It's one with a wider-than-usual range of research projects that Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq says “will provide benefits to Canadians in the areas of Arctic...

Ontario's Progressive Conservatives to pick leader in spring

MPP Lisa MacLeod (Nepean-Carleton) said she was pleased “the party executive has listened to the membership” after a series of 11 meetings across the province...

Lyle Lovett's Nashville entry came courtesy of kindness

Thirty years ago this summer, in late June of 1984, Lyle Lovett first came to Nashville. He was here by the grace of a friend,...

Flash Flood Warning issued for Habersham, Rabun counties

At 10:25 p.m., National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated slow-moving thunderstorms with very heavy rainfall across the warned area. Radar estimated that around two to...

Canada's Peacekeepers Honoured for their Service

(press release)VICTORIA, BC, Aug. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - On behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, Minister of State John Duncan...

Evaluating Potential X-Factors for 2014: Offense

Strong has proved the clout and accountability behind his words, dismissing running backs Joe Bergeron and Jalen Overstreet -- as well as sophomore defensive back...

Some of our best childhood moments came at school

Until second grade, my family lived in Hebron, a one-stoplight town near Columbus, Ohio. My kindergarten teacher was Mrs. Black. I recently ran across one...

Absconded sex offender arrested by Banks County

. By Rob Moore Editor. EMAIL STORY CONTACT EDITOR PRINT. Tweet. click to enlarge. HOMER - An absconded sex offender who fled from Banks County...

Canadian returning from Nigeria shows symptoms - The Punch

Similarly, according to a statement issued by Canada's Minister of International Development, Christian Paradis, the country is offering additional support to help fight the growing...

Day - Kellie Leitch, MP for Simcoe-Grey

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark National Peacekeepers' Day: “Today we celebrate Canada's long and proud tradition of contributing to...

Canada toughens railway crop volume rules through harvest

Those requirements were due to expire on Sunday. "Harvest looks like it might be late again. If that's the case, then there is still a...

Jason Kenney: U.S. Immigration Mistakes Are Great For Us

Speaking in West Vancouver, federal Minister of Employment Jason Kenney was happy to discuss the admittance of skilled immigrants into Canada in the face of...

Jason Kenney: US Immigration Mistakes Are Great For Us

Speaking in West Vancouver, federal Minister of Employment Jason Kenney was happy to discuss the admittance of skilled immigrants into Canada in the face of...

John Goodman DUI manslaughter case: Defense wants to question prospective ...

Attorneys Douglas Duncan, Scott Richardson and Elizabeth Parker wrote in an earlier pleading that individual questioning of each juror will help prevent "contaminating those prospective...

Stever Spurrier shares his quotable thoughts on the Ed O'Bannon rulling

(blog) (blog)... not let the ruling in the Ed O'Bannon case pass without commenting on it. So, less than 24 hours after a federal...

Maxime Bernier et Louis De Fun├Ęs

Le ministre conservateur Maxime Bernier n'a pas eu peur de se mouiller pour faire rire, a rapporté Beauce Média récemment. Il en était de même...

John Beilein's track record helps Michigan land Duncan Robinson, Jon Teske

This past week, U-M secured transfer Duncan Robinson and 2016 big man Jon Teske — and both said head coach John Beilein was heavily involved...

Canada Sends CCGS TerryFox Ice Breaker to Arctic in Bid to Stake Claim on ...

Leona Aglukkaq, Environment Minister, made it clear that Canada sees both scientific and economic benefits in the area which the government considers their last frontier.

Strange back home in Niagara Falls

“What a great moment this is in the history of Niagara Falls,” said Niagara Falls MP Rob Nicholson. “We will remember this for the rest...

Statement by the Honourable Bernard Valcourt on the Occasion of ...

OTTAWA, ONTARIO (August 9, 2014) – The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, issued the following statement on the International Day...

what has joe oliver been up to since he became finance minister in ...

Here are excerpts from recent news articles on a few of the things Minister Oliver has been busy with. It's good to see that he's...

LeDaro: John Baird thinks that it is Palestinians' fault that they are ...

John Baird thinks that it is Palestinians' fault that they are being butchered by Israel. John Baird, Minister of Foreign Affairs, blames Palestinians that they...

Living with the sanctions: Few options after Russia blocks trade

(subscription)With Russia's border slammed firmly shut against most Western food products, the question now is whether Canada and its allies can do something about...

Railroad officials ask to remove Hoyt Street bridge in Cornelia

. By Rob Moore Editor. EMAIL STORY CONTACT EDITOR PRINT. Tweet. click to enlarge. Norfolk Southern Corp. is requesting permission from Cornelia to remove the...

The 100-gram solution

After years of remaining largely silent on the controversial carbohydrate, Ottawa has announced plans to arm Canadians with a guideline on daily sugar consumption. But...

The 100-gram solution

After years of remaining largely silent on the controversial carbohydrate, Ottawa has announced plans to arm Canadians with a guideline on daily sugar consumption. But...

Minister Julian Fantino Marks National Peacekeepers' Day

Globalnews.ca (press release)OTTAWA, Aug. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, today issued the following statement to mark National Peacekeepers'...

Statement by the Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Public Safety and ...

(press release)Today, the Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, made the following statement to highlight National Peacekeepers' Day. "National Peacekeepers'...

Minister Julian Fantino Marks National Peacekeepers' Day

Globalnews.ca (press release)OTTAWA, Aug. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, today issued the following statement to mark National Peacekeepers'...

Minister Julian Fantino Marks National Peacekeepers' Day

Sun News Network OTTAWA, Aug. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, today issued the following statement to mark National Peacekeepers'...

Statement by the Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Public ...

Today, the Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, made the following statement to highlight National Peacekeepers' Day.

Minister Julian Fantino Marks National Peacekeepers' Day - Canada ...

The Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, today issued the following statement to mark National Peacekeepers' Day.

Recent live reporting posts

While this game has been going on Fulham have jettisoned another player, as Dutch keeper Maarten Stekelenburg has joined Monaco on loan for the season.

NATO Plane Arrives in Ukraine with $4.5 mln Worth of Military Aid for Kiev Troops

“Ukraine has asked for this and once again we are delivering," Defence Minister Rob Nicholson Nicholson said at the Canadian Forces Base in Trenton. The...

Tories get ground rules for leadership race

The race may attract members of the federal party as well, such as Transport Minister Lisa Raitt and MP Patrick Brown. Raitt hasn't confirmed that...

Feds divulge details of privacy breaches

Toronto Star A spokeswoman for Veterans Affairs Minister Julian Fantino, whose department has been in hot water for privacy breaches in the past, would only say...

Canada Reaffirms MNCH commitment to NigeriaCanadas leadership in MNCH ...

(MENAFN Press) OTTAWA Canada August 8 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Today Lois Brown Parliamentary Secretary to the Honourable Christian Paradis Minister of International Development...

Chelsea youngsters can help us win Eredivisie, says Vitesse manager

Vavel.com Vitesse Arnhem manager Peter Bosz believes Chelsea prospects Wallace and Bertrand Traore will help the club make a title push this season, while also benefiting...

Union goes to court over fewer flight attendants on Air Canada planes

A spokeswoman for Transport Minister Lisa Raitt wouldn't comment because the matter is before the courts, but an Air Canada spokesman defended the exemption. The...

Many MPs fall short on donations to their own parties

More than two dozen Conservative MPs gave $600 each, including Treasury Board President Tony Clement and Finance Minister Joe Oliver, who earn $242,000 annually. Oliver's...

Deila: of course I feel the pressure but I am here to win

They want to see greater ambition in the transfer market following a summer that brought nothing more than the arrival of a free transfer in...

Ottawa takes aim at trade barriers

CTV News Federal Industry Minister James Moore says he's pushing for agreement among all premiers by the end of the year to break down internal trade...