Liberals spent almost $100000 to elect now-independent Hunter Tootoo

Leona Aglukkaq went into the race as the incumbent and a long-serving cabinet minister in Stephen Harper's government. Her riding association raised about the same...

The Sprout: Ontario farmers protest expanded protections for livestock predators

(subscription)On Twitter, former Conservative Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz (who turns 65 today) also waded into the grain transport debate. Higher food costs are again...

Tories turfed anti-radicalization specialist, but can't prove they investigated him

Steven Blaney, Canada's former public safety minister, was the one who took Hamdani off the roundtable, but he won't answer any questions about the issue.

Philip Brown seeks PC nomination in Summerside

A former cabinet minister in the Pat Binns Progressive Conservative government has thrown his hat into the ring for the party's nomination in District 21.

Budner: Groves makes big step in to OAA White

Groves enters the new season with plenty of experience, talent and momentum. The Falcons have five returning starters on offense, seven on defense and believe...

Alexander Povetkin cleared, will face Stiverne for interim WBC heavyweight title

Alexander Povetkin (30-1, 22 KOs) has been cleared of his doping scandal that forced the heavyweight contender off of his mandatory title fight with Deontay...

Philip Brown joins the race to become the District 21 PC candidate

Brown sought the Conservative Party of Canada nominate for Egmont in the 40th federal election, losing the bid against former colleague Gail Shea, who went...

Fast Ed chews the fat on meat

Fast Ed asks if we were supposed to be vegetarian why would animals be made out of meat? He could also ask, why these German...

10 goalkeepers who properly fell out with their managers

"It's only natural that I would be disappointed that the Liverpool management agreed to loan me to Napoli without telling me first," Reina wrote in...

Fort Gibson schools report higher enrollment

In March, Glover proposed freezing new hires unless they are vital to classroom core instruction and reducing teaching staff where possible. “We cut back and...

10 thoughts on the Bears' 23-22 exhibition loss to the Patriots

Coach John Fox said the system wasn't changing when Adam Gase departed to become the head coach of the Miami Dolphins. Dowell .... Kieren Duncan,...

Wausau-area births, Aug. 9-17

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Colts vs. Ravens: Andrew Luck is back (finally)

“We'd like to see him go out and feel comfortable executing, calling the plays," Colts offensive coordinator Rob Chudzinski said. "Going through some of the...

Police chiefs: we need the right to decrypt your stuff

If one of these doesn't seem to go with the others, you might not be a member of the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police...

'Enough is enough': One in five bus drivers attacked on the job

“They've had enough,” Transport Workers Union spokesperson Peter Biagini said. One in five ... CCTV footage shows some of the dangers drivers face, with a...

Barrow Island out to topple leaders Distington

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Queen of the South striker Derek Lyle is confident his side can get the best of Falkirk

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Transfer News Roundup: Liverpool agree fee with Crystal Palace for Christian Benteke

The Ajax keeper was linked with a move to Manchester United when Louis Van Gaal was in charge. Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf report ... According...

Brittnay Nicole Starns

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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...

Tories accuse the Liberals of turning their back on forestry jobs

... since coming to office, but his government continues to miss their own deadlines for a new softwood lumber agreement and we have no confidence...

'Someone has to do this, right?' Among the cows and roughnecks on ...

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Health Minister Jane Philpott accused of misleading Parliament on limo tab

Kellie Leitch. "Obviously, if she's stated one thing and the reality is something different … this is something that's going to be a real problem...

Climate adviser's connection to pipeline lobby raises concern

The advisory agency's funding was famously cut by the Harper Conservatives after it produced "more than 10 reports promoting a carbon tax," according to then-foreign...

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

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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)

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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...

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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...

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PM wins over PEI crowds; ignores media

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Tell Trudeau To Act

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Trudeau government quietly endorses toxic chemical to clean up oil spills

The conservation group sent a six-page letter to then-environment minister Leona Aglukkaq urging the ministry not to approve a “potentially deleterious” substance, citing the havoc...