July 19, 2016

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Council of the Federation: Lobbyists say health file may not be that contentious

(subscription) (subscription)Quebec's health minister, Gaetan Barrette, has telegraphed in pre-council interviews this week that the federal plan — first announced by the late Conservative...

John Ivison: Trudeau mulls plan to give budget watchdog teeth but it could come back to bite Liberals

Kevin Page, the former PBO chief, ran afoul of Jim Flaherty, the late Conservative finance minister, who accused him of being “unbelievable, unreliable and incredible”...

Unpaid civil servants facing banking fees should be reimbursed, says Foote

... at the Treasury Board Secretariat, the Liberals forced the implementation of a system that was not fully operational, putting in jeopardy the financial stability...

Unpaid workers to be compensated: Foote - www.norfolknews.ca/

Unpaid workers to be compensated: Footewww.norfolknews.ca/... at the Treasury Board Secretariat, the Liberals forced the implementation of a system that was not fully operational, putting...

Construction Crane Collapses Onto Tappan Zee Bridge; 3 Drivers, 2 Workers Hurt

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo said it was miraculous that no one was seriously hurt when a giant construction crane collapsed Tuesday onto...

Here's the field for the PGA Championship at Baltusrol

Jason Kokrak, Charlotte, North Carolina. Matt Kuchar, Sea Island, Georgia. Rob Labritz, Pound Ridge, New York. Anriban Lahiri, India. Brad Lardon, Sana Fe, New Mexico.

The Owen Smith story

In those days, being a "spad" was a guaranteed fast track to the top - Ed Miliband and David Cameron, among many others, had served...

Chicago organization welcomes new scrutiny amid fallout of failed Turkish military coup

"Fethullah Gulen was teaching not only the value of education but that you have to be engaged in dialogue," said Alexander, who teaches Islamic Studies...

Yokohama considering U.S., Mexico for new plant

In an interview with in early 2015, YTMX President Gary Nash said YRC was studying the feasibility of building a tire plant in Mexico,...

VIVIAN M. PARADIS

Besides her parents, Vivian was predeceased by her husband, Rosaire Paradis, her son, Paul Paradis; her sister, Doris Austin and her husband Larry; and her...

Ottawa announces diplomatic shakeup with 26 new appointments

... Deborah Lyons, will become the country's representative in Israel, replacing the controversial Vivian Bercovici, a former policy adviser who served in the same Ontario...

If Jason Kenney's anti-abortion views don't matter, why are anti-choice activists supporting him so enthusiastically?

(blog) (blog)That Kenney's views on this topic are irrelevant, because abortion is a matter for the federal government -- obviously not true, since health...

Worst Premier League foreign flops XI

The Italian stopper was brought in from Venezia for a fee believed to be around £4.5 million in 1999 as a potential replacement for Peter...

Britney Spears rocks sexy bikini on trip to Six Flags with her boys

Britney Spears sure is enjoying her time off from her Las Vegas residency, Britney Spears: Piece of Me! The 34-year-old "Make Me..." singer took to...

Broadband - do we want it cheap or good?

The MPs on the Culture, Media and Sport committee are clear - our UK broadband strategy is going down the wrong path and BT must...

Tory leadership candidate Maxime Bernier favours free-trade deal with China

OTTAWA – Signing a free-trade deal with China would allow Canada to increase its exports by $7.7 billion a year, Conservative leadership candidate Maxime Bernier...

Tory leadership candidate Maxime Bernier favours free-trade deal with China

OTTAWA – Signing a free-trade deal with China would allow Canada to increase its exports by $7.7 billion a year, Conservative leadership candidate Maxime Bernier...

Maxime Bernier se dit Pokémon

... BERNIER. Matthew Usherwood/Agence QMI. La folie Pokémon Go fait son entrée au Parlement. Le député de Beauce et candidat à la chefferie du Parti...

Trolli's Facebook Messenger Bot Is a Mobile Tamagotchi Made for Millennials

According to Rob Peichel, vp/group creative director at Trolli's agency Periscope, the idea is to gamify the conversations that teens are already having with their...

'Star Trek Beyond' Turns to Upstart Atom Tickets for Theater Promo

“We believe Atom Tickets will strike a chord with audiences and we are excited to support an innovative company that will strengthen the theatrical movie...

High quality line-up to battle for Lightweight joy at Armoy

With McGee and Cullybackey's Sam Wilson racing under Joey's Bar Racing Honda, Gary Dunlop under William Dunlop Racing Honda and Paul Robinson and Sam Dunlop...

Ambrose should stay. MacKay should stay away

Among the party's marquee names, it leaves only Peter MacKay to face the race. He and Stephen Harper teamed up for the conservatives' party merger.

7 storylines shaping this week's Council of the Federation talks

That's a substantial dip from the six per cent growth in place for more than a decade, a bombshell that stunned provinces when former finance...

People in the News

... Kriscenda Elizabeth Finley, Thomas Michael Johnson, Kyle McCarty and Abigail Alice Olmsted, all of Rochester; Blake M. Carey, of Rushville; Bryce Combs, Robert K.

People in the News

... Kriscenda Elizabeth Finley, Thomas Michael Johnson, Kyle McCarty and Abigail Alice Olmsted, all of Rochester; Blake M. Carey, of Rushville; Bryce Combs, Robert K.

Transfers: Just who is Liverpool central defensive target Ragnar Klavan?

He then spent seven seasons in the Netherlands' top flight with Heracles Almelo and AZ Alkmaar, winning the Eredivisie title with the latter under Louis...

Rona Ambrose welcomes MP Deepak Obhrai's bid for Conservative Party leadership

RONA Ambrose, Leader of the Official Opposition and interim Leader of the Conservative Party of Canada, on Monday said in a statement: “Deepak will be...