August 18, 2016

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Suzuki is right about Trudeau

Canada's target was tabled in May, 2015 by former environment minister Leona Aglukkaq. It's the weakest in the G7. Of course, the previous government made...

Scouting report: Pirates vs. Marlins; Friday, Aug. 19, 2016

Cole has struggled with Marlins lefty Christian Yelich, who is batting .455 with two homers against him in 11 career at-bats. ... Over Koehler's past...

Things to Do in the Hudson Valley, Aug. 20 Through 28

COLD SPRING “The Shining” (1980), starring Jack Nicholson, directed by Stanley Kubrick. Aug. 20 at 8 p.m. ... “Syl Johnson: Any Way the Wind Blows”...

Summer committee meeting on softwood lumber 'waste of time and money,' says Liberal MP

(subscription) (subscription)The calls on both occasions have come from all four Conservative and NDP members of the Trade Committee: NDP trade critic Tracey Ramsey...

Can flood insurance program afford Louisiana?

Rob Moore, senior policy analyst at the Natural Resources Defense Council, said that's optimistic. “It's a program that's on fiscally treacherous footing,” he said. "And...

“Dangerous precedent for free speech”: NJ Gov. Chris Christie signs law punishing boycotts of Israel

“The ACLU-NJ strongly opposed this blacklist bill, and we now strongly oppose this blacklist law,” said Alexander Shalom, a senior staff attorney at the civil...

Bucks County District Attorney David Heckler to retire

The responsibility for appointing a replacement falls upon the county Board of Judges, though as President Judge Jeffrey L. Finley could not be reached for...

What downtown property with a park view went for a cool $1.2 million?

1030 Grover Wilson Road from Eric K. Kas and Sarah M. Kas to Cornelius R. Qualls and Deon C. Peay Qualls $170,250. 120 Pine Loop...

Heyman: 10 managers whose seats are hot, lukewarm or cooler than you'd think - Today's Knuckleball (blog)

Today's Knuckleball (blog)Heyman: 10 managers whose seats are hot, lukewarm or cooler than you'd thinkToday's Knuckleball (blog)8. Paul Molitor (49-71), Twins. They will very likely...

Jason Kenney makes stop in Sylvan Lake

(registration)Conservative Member of Parliament Jason Kenney made a stop in Sylvan Lake on Tuesday afternoon during his Unity Tour. According to Kenney, who has...

Racy Ring of Fire video draws mixed reaction from women professionals

Toronto public affairs expert Melanie Paradis said the uproar over a video “romp around cottage country” places the wrong emphasis on finding ways to jumpstart...

FTQ et cotisations des membres: « le chat sort du sac» -Denis Lebel - L'Action d'Autray

FTQ et cotisations des membres: « le chat sort du sac» -Denis LebelL'Action d'AutrayAu cours des derniers jours, des dirigeants syndicaux du Québec, ceux de...

Public Works Lists 29 Historic Canadian Women Who Deserve Buildings Named For Them

Most of the other buildings christened during that time gave the honour to men, including the James Michael Flaherty Building in downtown Ottawa, after the...

Maxime Bernier commente les propos tenus par l'UPA émis le 16 août

Le député de Beauce et candidat à la chefferie du Parti conservateur du Canada, Maxime Bernier, a tenu à commenter les propos que l'Union des...

PM wins over PEI crowds; ignores media

The project was originally projected to come in under $100 million and former Harper cabinet minister Gail Shea committed a limit of $50 million from...

Fort Gibson schools report higher enrollment | News ...

FORT GIBSON — Hundreds of students returned to class Wednesday at Fort Gibson.and more »...

Julia Restoin Roitfeld on single motherhood, growing her empire ...

The Uber quietly whirs through a Tupperware-grey industrial estate somewhere off the Westway en route to meeting Julia Restoin Roitfeld. Roitfeld — if you ...and more »...

Voting Rights Success? Not So Fast

In Texas, Michigan, North Carolina and elsewhere, federal courts in recent months have struck down one discriminatory voting law after another in a series of...

'Black girl magic' gives US hurdles sweep

Castlin dedicated her bronze medal to victims of gun crime, a cause very close to her heart after her father was murdered in a botched...

Blue Cut Fire Near Cajon Pass Downgraded to 25600 Plus Acres; Nearly 83000 Remain Evacuated

Firefighters battling the Blue Cut Fire faced another difficult day Wednesday as the massive blaze, which had destroyed homes and forced some 83,000 residents to...

Milwaukee movie guide: What's playing where Aug. 19-25

Groundbreaking head trip of a movie from 1969, with Dennis Hopper and Peter Fonda hitting the road in search of America, with help from an...

'It's a failure of leadership': Activist urges Canadian government to help vulnerable, displaced Yazidis

Conservative party leadership candidate Tony Clement held up his iPhone. On it was a picture of him with three children he met while visiting refugee...

Brazil police pull US swimmers from flight in robbery probe

Brazilian police stopped three U.S. Olympic swimmers from boarding a flight home on Wednesday to question them about inconsistencies in their accounts of being robbed...

Broad spectrum of African continent offered in Philadelphia Art Museum's 'Creative Africa'

“Look Again”curator, Dr. Kristina Van Dyke warned that it's possible to effortlessly spend hours of time analyzing at this hands-on interactive that gets you thinking...

Tell Trudeau To Act

The Paris Agreement doesn't include individual national promises — those have been made and tabled with the UN climate secretariat. Canada's target was tabled in...