August 20, 2014

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Mitchell, however, induced a 4-6-3 double play by Moore, but Burriss scored on the play. Brandon Laird then doubled ... But Cole got Rob Refsnyder...

AFC North trying to regain reputation as the best

“There is a sense of urgency,” said receiver Lance Moore, one of the newcomers. “We know 8-8 is not what this organization is all about.

Light day in Common Pleas Court

By ED GEBERT, Editor ... at a later date. Boaz pleaded guilty to those charges on April 2 in connection with falsifying a signature...

Finley: Court deal may take heat out of election

Viviano is running in a special election to fill out the term he was appointed to when former Justice Diane Hathaway went to the pokey...

Greer area news briefs

13 at the Fine Arts Center, 150 E. Main St., Duncan. Gold Medalist quartet Vocal Spectrum will be the featured guest. Tickets are $20 and...

Area results

Zack-Rob Downing, 14-6. Ron Aspro-John Follit d. Mike Farmer-Mike Vitols, 12-8. John Beando-Ben Radzichi d. Rich Edstrom-Jim Nicholson, 14-6. Pat Sharron-Dustin Pham d. Don Sharron-Mike...

'You'll only improve as a commentator if you are a good listener'

You have the time to reflect, to dwell on other things apart from the game, because there is always the gap between action and non-action,...

Superintendent John Huppenthal seeks federal funding for immigrant minors

azcentral.com Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction John Huppenthal delivered an open letter to Arne Duncan, U.S. secretary of education, asking the federal government to pay for...

John Baird's Twitter Account Under Investigation By Canada's Language ...

Baird's Twitter profile describes him as "Canada's foreign minister and MP for Nepean-Carleton." A majority of his posts are on foreign affairs issues; some are...

'Legends' recap: Witness not so protected

The faux cops proceed to kidnap Richard Hubbard, real name Alexander Novelsky, who we find out is under witness protection after fleeing Russia. He's being...

Murderer gets 30 years in decades-old killing of pregnant Splendora mom

Tammy Bounds and her 14-month-old son Christopher went missing June 21, 1990. Later that same day, the toddler was found wandering along the road in...

Skepticism greets start of grand jury case in Michael Brown's death

In St. Louis County, a spokesman for McCulloch's office, Ed Magee, said all homicide cases go before a grand jury. Magee said it was too...

18 of the worst Manchester United signings of recent times

For every Eric Cantona or Robin van Persie there has been a Juan Sebastian Veron and Bebe in United's recent history. Here, we take a...

U of T students awarded Vanier and Banting scholarships

The University of Toronto is now home to 26 new Vanier Canada Graduate Scholars and eight new Banting Postdoctoral Fellows. Minister of State (Science and...

Murder case ends in drug plea after witness dies

Neal answered "yes, sir" and "no, sir" to questions from U.S. District Judge John G. Heyburn II during the brief hearing. A sentencing hearing is...

Rams look to stay near the top

Jamarcus Alexander and Hunter Beaty will also play in the secondary. “We are very quick and aggressive defensively,” Beasley – whose squad had preseason scrimmages...

Feds to Ontario: Clean up your fiscal house

Ontario needs to pull up its socks and get its foundering fiscal house in order or risk dragging down the rest of the country, federal...

AFN executives feared Regional Chief running as a Liberal would invite funding ...

VANCOUVER — By allowing B.C. Regional Chief, Jody Wilson-Raybould to run as a Liberal candidate, the Assembly of First Nations is openly inviting a funding...

St. Petersburg: 2014 football preview

Filling the gaps: St. Petersburg has to replace it's starting quarterback (Rob Tribolet), its top running back (Deangelo Reeves) and one of its top defensive...

USCA freshmen introduced to the two Wes Moore's

STAFF PHOTO BY ROB NOVT At USC Aiken's freshman convociation event on Wednesday, author Wes Moore discusses the book he wrote about himself and another...

Canada's electronic spy agency gets passing grade from watchdog

Defence Minister Rob Nicholson, the minister responsible for CSEC, used the report to signal that the Conservative government has rejected any notion of giving Parliament...

PM announces appointment of Janice Charette as ... - Kellie Leitch

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today announced the appointment of Janice Charette as the new Clerk of the Privy Council, effective October 6, 2014. Powered by...

PM highlights opportunities created by the Canada ... - Kellie Leitch

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today joined community and senior business leaders from Canadian companies for a roundtable to discuss how the Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement...

Janice Charette - Kellie Leitch, MP for Simcoe-Grey

EDUCATION. Bachelor of Commerce (Honours), Carleton University. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE. Since November 2010. Deputy Clerk of the Privy Council and Associate Secretary to the Cabinet. 2006...

Nick Martinez, aka Rangers' Early Bird Special, anchors team to mid-day victory

(blog)Perhaps buoyed by a crowd that seemed to jump to life after he struck out Christian Yelich to start the bottom of the first,...

Community keyed up over future of St. Peter's lockmaster's house

Al Calder is preparing to send letters to Leona Aglukkaq, the federal minister for Parks Canada, as well as provincial officials, to seek clarification of...

Goodman puts key state witness under fire

Wellington polo executive John Goodman's defense attorneys are challenging the credibility of a key state witness in his upcoming DUI manslaughter retrial — the first...

Peter Mackay Says More Lenient Marijuana Laws Still on the Table ...

The federal government is still assessing whether to allow police to ticket people caught with small amounts of marijuana instead of pursuing charges, says Justice...

Editorial: Wayne Wouters' public service yet to be defined

Wouters also recently came out in support of Treasury Board President Tony Clement's plan to replace the public service's existing accumulated sick-leave regime with a...

Three candidates qualify for Plaquemines Parish president race; list for other ...

For the two Plaquemines seats in the 25th Judicial District Court, incumbent Judges Kevin Conner and Michael D. Clement, both of Belle Chasse, didn't draw...

Commercial vehicle safety blitz in Toronto targeted minorities: lawyer

Federal Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander defended the CBSA involvement in the blitz, saying those “out of status” who want to avoid an “unpleasant...

Canada's Leitch presses businesses on female board appointments

OTTAWA, Canada — Kellie Leitch, Canada's minister for women's issues, said she's contacting the country's largest companies in a campaign to increase the number of...

Five Questions: St. Louis Rams

The Rams have watched their division rivals deal with season-ending injuries (Darnell Dockett, Kendall Hunter), contract disputes (Marshawn Lynch, Alex Boone) and off-field issues (Aldon...

Canadian Rail Accidents Involving Dangerous Goods Rose Last Year

CTV News On Tuesday, Canadian Transport Minister Lisa Raitt said Canadian officials took the TSB's report on Lac-Mégantic "seriously" and would review it thoroughly. The government...

Home»News»Housing First: a new approach in combatting homelessness in the ...

Minister of Public Works and Government Services, Diane Finley tells that approach only helps approximately 32 per cent of homeless people. Finley says that...

PREP FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Sophomore-laden Cold Springs looking for more ...

Let's just say coach Rod Elliott isn't dishing out fatherly advice to Cayde Elliott during Cold Springs' fall camp. Yes, Cayde is Rod's son, but,...

Don't shortchange disabled vets

CTV News In a recent letter to the editor, Veterans Affairs Minister Julian Fantino alluded to the "negative chatter" on the veterans' file by members of...

John Baird's tweets investigated after language complaint | Ottawa ...

The office of federal Language Commissioner Graham Fraser confirmed a La Presse report Wednesday that Fraser is investigating Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird's Twitter account...

Ex-MacKay aide Jay Paxton won contract

Another former Peter MacKay staffer appears to be benefiting from a multi-million dollar federal grant awarded to a Washington, D.C., organization. Jay Paxton was communications...

Alexandria and Arlington home sales

Van Dorn St. N., 2500, No. 1214-Kimberly Zicafoose to Judith Welling, $91,000. Van Valkenburg Lane, 1424-Pulte Home Corp. to Dawn J. Sedgley, $906,265. Wilson Ave.,...

PM highlights opportunities created by the Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement

(press release)Prime Minister Stephen Harper today joined community and senior business leaders from Canadian companies for a roundtable to discuss how the Canada-Korea Free...

Spy agency improperly handled some private information: watchdog

Defence Minister Rob Nicholson, the cabinet member responsible for CSEC, accepted the recommendations. The spy agency is working to address them, the watchdog's report says.

Glavin: Baird calls terrorism 'the great struggle of our generation'

This was the clearest and sturdiest view articulated by Foreign Minister John Baird during a wide-ranging conversation the other day. At the very least, Baird's...

John Baird's Twitter prompts scrutiny of language commissioner

Canada's commissioner of official languages has launched an investigation into John Baird's Twitter account to determine if the foreign affairs minister is running afoul of...

TSB calls on government to fix 'troubling' aviation safety deficiencies

Transport Minister Lisa Raitt did not immediately respond to requests for comment. The TSB annual report comes one day after the board released its final...

Tina Fontaine death renews calls for inquiry into missing women

(blog)Heritage Minister Shelly Glover, who represents the Winnipeg riding of St. Boniface, said there have already been numerous studies on the subject of missing...

Bloc's slide won't necessarily translate into majority for rivals: Hébert

The ruling Conservatives are running a summer roadshow starring Quebec lieutenant Denis Lebel these days and the prime minister is scheduled to deliver what has...

Denis Lebel veut que le comté redevienne conservateur

RIVIÈRE-DU-LOUP – À 14 mois de la prochaine élection fédérale, le ministre conservateur Denis Lebel croit que son parti peut reprendre la circonscription de Montmagny-L'Islet-Kamouraska-Rivière-du-Loup.

Marlins rally falls short, lose to Rangers 5-4 - News & Observer

News & Observer Marlins rally falls short, lose to Rangers 5-4News & ObserverTexas Rangers' Adrian Beltre, center, is congratulated in the dugout after scoring on an...