August 31, 2014

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At Lucas Oil Raceway Park in Indianapolis

Denver Broncos - Waived LB Shaquil Barrett, RB Kapri Bibbs, DB John Boyett, QB Zac Dysert, LB L.J. Fort, WR Bennie Fowler, DT Sione Fua,...

Relief for consumers

The late Jim Flaherty made an equivocal commitment to consumers in his 2014 budget. The federal government would “eliminate the practice of pay-to-pay billing,” he...

How a national drug plan can boost the Canadian economy

(subscription)Health Minister Rona Ambrose in a file photo. A national drug plan would benefit patients, employers, taxpayers and the Canadian economy, Gagnon writes. By...

Government slow to table monitoring reports on marine oil spills

(subscription) (subscription)Transport Minister Lisa Raitt, left, tabled a Transport Canada report this month on the department's Marine Oil Spill Preparedness and Response Regime covering...

National inquiry wouldn't impact investigations: RCMP

(subscription) (subscription)Last week, Heritage Minister Shelly Glover (Saint-Boniface, Man.) told reporters that the families she's spoken to say that finding who is responsible for...

MacKay heard pitch for roundtable on aboriginal women in June, leaders say

(subscription) (subscription)NAN deputy grand chief Alvin Fiddler said the organizations had a good sense of what the government's position on a national inquiry would...

MacKay heard pitch for roundtable on aboriginal women in June, leaders say

(subscription) (subscription)Aboriginal leaders proposed a national rountable to discuss missing and murdered aboriginal women to Justice Minister Peter MacKay more than two months ago...

Erie County Real Estate Transactions

31 Hawthorne Ave., Robert R. Finley Sr. to Baldev Kaur; Kulwinder Singh, $160,000. • 13 Manlon Terrace, Ryan M. Gage to .... 5665 Stillwell Road,...

Hardy hits grand slam; Orioles increase AL East lead

We just had a few more points than they did." J.J. Hardy contributed his fourth career grand slam to a seven-run sixth inning, Nelson Cruz...

US supports coalition forces in attack on Islamic State

A coalition of Shia militias, regular Iraqi army units and Kurdish forces, backed by U.S. air power, on Sunday broke a long siege of Amerli,...

The Tims/BK deal: All donut, no hole

(subscription) (subscription)Or as Jim Flaherty used to say, “the best country in the world to do business.” Canada's comparative corporate tax advantage is part...

U.S. Open Results

Ashleigh Barty and John Peers, Australia, def. Chan Hao-ching, Taiwan, and Max Mirnyi, Belarus, 6-3, 6-2. Katarina Srebotnik, Slovenia ... Slovakia, def. Nicolas Alvarez (16),...

Legislative Q&A: State Rep. William 'Smitty' Pignatelli

They couldn't spend it fast enough. But we're showing some .... Let's see what we can do with K through higher ed to get kids...

McLaughlin takes late lead, captures 95's Late Model feature

Ed Archer Jr., Clinton; Pepsi Beverage Company Strictly Streets: 1. Jordan Pearson, Glenburn; 2. Keith Ogden, Holden; 3. ... Bobby Anderson, Limestone; Haney's Building Specialties...

Stewart Expresses Sorrow Before Return

... weeks of grief, shock, depression, sadness. But none of the above probably could tell you what Stewart will be thinking in a 500-mile race...

Rutgers Film Review: Breaking down opener against Washington State

Both left guard Kaleb Johnson and right guard Chris Muller were excellent in run blocking and Betim Bujari got a tremendous push on numerous positive...

Statement by Prime Minister Stephen Harper on ... - Kellie Leitch

Prime Minister Stephen Harper issued the following statement after learning that Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk has been elected as the next President of the...

Sonoma Stories: Zimmerman takes pride in schools, community

Slow down and take a deep breath and enjoy the change of the season, Alexander Valley style. Superintendent Joe Carnation along with Mayor Harry Bosworth.

Alvaro Negredo agrees to leave Manchester City for Valencia on loan as chase ...

Manchester City's desire to land Radamel Falcao was handed a timely boost after Alvaro Negredo agreed to join Valencia on Sunday night. The Premier League...

Twins can't hang with Orioles' bats in 12-8 loss

J.J. Hardy contributed his fourth career grand slam to a seven-run sixth inning, Nelson Cruz hit his major league-leading 35th home run and Ryan Flaherty...

Another Legal Challenge to Landrieu's Senate Candidacy in Louisiana

According to the Times-Picayune, "Moore, however, said nothing from Maness or his campaign was delivered to his office." "I haven't received a letter. I don't...

Northern California wildfires show slower growth

... Fire continues to burn Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/The Register-Guard, Chris Pietsch) ... Slow down and take a deep breath and enjoy the...

Patriots Waiver Wire, Practice Squad Adds: Bruce Gaston, Kelcy Quarles Claimed

... Sealver Siliga, Chris Jones, Joe Vellano and Dominique Easley), four true linebackers (Dont'a Hightower, Jamie Collins, Jerod Mayo and Darius Fleming) and four hybrid...

AC Milan set to sign Chelsea's Marco van Ginkel on loan

(blog) (blog)Capped twice for his country, van Ginkel joins AC Milan with a big reputation, and will join ex-Chelsea teammate Fernando Torres, who signed...

Safety Board Final Report on Lac Megantic Disaster Is Sharply Critical of ...

But Transport Minister Lisa Raitt has responded to the report by saying that the regulations in place are just fine and all that is needed...

Patriots cut 19 to get to NFL's roster limit

New England could always replace the fourth-year player with another specialist at the position, but for the moment Rob Ninkovich is the team's snapper. Ninkovich,...

Parents reach 68-year milestone

... Etta Walker, Glen Hufford, Pat Johnson, Howard Hemmerly, Shannon Peters Hall, Todd Walls, Earl Moore, Linda Malott, Jim and Patsy Schneider, Curtis Miller, Ron...

Ferguson shooting sparks outrage, shines spotlight on police killings

Fox News The spark, said Garrett Duncan, an associate professor of education and African-American studies at Washington University in St. Louis, was how Ferguson police bungled...

Australia urged to follow Warren Buffett to Canada

... company taxes. Australia's corporate tax rate is 30 per cent. Mr Oliver, a former minister of natural resources who took over as finance minister...

Book Review: Alien: Sea of Sorrows by James A. Moore | CityofFilms ...

Titan books sent along a copy of Alien: Sea of Sorrows by James A. Moore for review. alien-book Overview: As a deputy commissioner for the...

Safety Board final report on Lac-M├ęgantic disaster is sharply critical of ...

(blog) (blog)But Transport Minister Lisa Raitt has responded to the report by saying that the regulations in place are just fine and all that...

Canada's refugee policy risks tearing parents from their children, activists say

Immigration Minister Chris Alexander speaks during an event in Ottawa on June 20, 2014. Activists and legal experts say Canada's refugee policy regularly threatens to...

Asia-Pacific: Pivot toward Southeast Asia has potential, but also pitfalls

Last week, Trade Minister Ed Fast made the first visit by a Canadian trade minister to Laos during a four-day trip to the region. The...

NHL rumors: Blue Jackets preparing for possible Ryan Johansen holdout

At $7 million, his contract comparables would be Henrik Sedin, a former Hart Trophy winner, Daniel Sedin and Alexander Semin. He'd also be making more...

Are Canadian citizens entitled to information that impacts their lives? - www.muskokaregion.com/?

Are Canadian citizens entitled to information that impacts their lives?www.muskokaregion.com/?In 2013, when NSIDC again reported that summer sea ice was melting, Leona Aglukkaq, Harper's environment...

Whistler loses visitors as jobs go unfilled

The resort is losing clients from around the world, and restaurants in Whistler Village are struggling to find staff to handle the coming seasonal rush,...

Dan Morain: A McDavid and Goliath story

She and Ed took it over soon after they got out of college in 1977 and opened a second one in the San Francisco suburb...

Fourth-quarter honor rolls: Kingston High School

High honor — Beth Allred, Joshua Alvarez-Mapes, Frances Ballew, Zackary Barrett, Alexis Becker, Duncan Beever, Sharde Bowens-Shaw, Giancarlo Casciaro, Madelyn Chiera, Olivia Clavie, Ian Conners,...

Second life for the Eighth Wonder

Lazy curves and smoky joints and a whole lot of nothing going on, one more obscure mid-sized American city, less Big Apple than Birmingham, not...

Hey Joe: A starting 11, other takes from Michigan State-Jacksonville State

Ed Davis. If you really think about it, Davis has made plays every time he's had a chance to make them at MSU. Maybe that...

In confronting Russia, NATO faces familiar foe

After years of increases, the defence budget was cut between 2011 and 2014 as part of the government's overall belt-tightening. According to a briefing document...

Analysis: 8 thoughts about the Detroit Lions' 53-man roster

NBCSports.com Detroit instead is betting on its third-round pick to man the inside should Rob Sims, Dominic Raiola or Larry Warford need to come out. And...

William Henry Pope statue unveiled at Peakes Quay

MP Gail Shea and Lt.-Gov. Frank Lewis were also in attendance for Saturday's unveiling. Charlottetown Mayor Clifford Lee noted how the Charlottetown Conference ultimately led...

Fridley assault victim never saw attackers coming, but he remembers them

Fultz and Moore allegedly stabbed McCollum and Singh multiple times. Both required emergency surgery and both remain in critical condition. The women said the plan...

Conservative fundraising runs into roadblock in Quebec

The prime minister's Quebec lieutenant, Denis Lebel, has spent the past couple weeks crisscrossing his home province on what the party is billing as his...

Real estate transfers-published Aug. 31, 2014

From Glen B. Dennison and Geraldine J. Dennison to John N. Duncan and Stacey M. Duncan, 1st;. From Victor R. Renner and Linda J. Renner...

Class D: Defending state champ Oak Hill likely to return

Dirigo has a new coach in Jim Hersom, a veteran who had been at Gray-New Gloucester. The Cougars will remain talented at the skill positions.

Franklin County Property Transactions

To Albert G. Macica from Allen Raville individually and as surviving tenant by the entirety with Frances Raville, Duane, $5,000. To Nathaniel W. Chapman and...

Analyzing the Baltimore Orioles' two trades Saturday

(blog)Practically anyone with an option — Jimmy Paredes, Steve Clevenger, Ryan Flaherty — could be sent to a minor league affiliate Sunday and be...

Analyzing the Orioles' two trades Saturday

Practically anyone with an option — Jimmy Paredes, Steve Clevenger, Ryan Flaherty — could be sent to a minor league affiliate Sunday and be brought...