July 4, 2014

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Letters: Stephen Harper is still better than the alternatives

Many sensible, informed Canadians are concerned about the alternatives to Prime Minister Stephen Harper. He has steered Canada pretty well over the past decade, despite...

Maine centers for abused kids may expand

Use of the center started increasing in 2009, and in 2013 it conducted 170 child victim interviews, said Elizabeth Ward Saxl, executive director of the...

Green party leaders says Northern Gateway pipeline is 'dead'

Green party Leader Elizabeth May says the proposed Northern Gateway pipeline is “dead” and British Columbians won't accept any new oilsands pipelines. Last month, the...

UK launches biggest warship

"Wherever this ship may serve, whatever tasks may be asked of her, let all those who serve on her know that on this day she...

Green party leaders says Northern Gateway pipeline is 'dead'

Green party Leader Elizabeth May says the proposed Northern Gateway pipeline is “dead” and British Columbians won't accept any new oilsands pipelines. Last month, the...

Justin Trudeau Says More Albertans Are Embracing Liberal Message

CALGARY - Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau says his party's message is getting through in the traditional Conservative stronghold of Alberta. He says more and more...

Justin Trudeau Says More Albertans Are Embracing Liberal Message

Hill Times (subscription) CALGARY - Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau says his party's message is getting through in the traditional Conservative stronghold of Alberta. He says more...

Trudeau's Calgary Stampede appearance brings out fans

CTV News ... country as Calgary is perceived, there's disenchantment with the Conservatives." Visits from political leaders are part of the Stampede tradition. Prime Minister Stephen...

Trudeau positive on Alberta breakthrough

Hill Times (subscription) CALGARY – Liberal leader Justin Trudeau says his party's message is getting through in the traditional Conservative stronghold of Alberta. He says Albertans...

Together, we can stop Enbridge's pipelines and tankers

(blog) (blog)It came to me in response to a biased question from a Sun News reporter in Toronto. The question, playing into the warped...

Justin Trudeau Introduces Son To Harper At Calgary Stampede Parade

Eleven-month-old Justin Trudeau, urged on by his mother Margaret Trudeau, crawls up the steps of an aircraft in Ottawa Dec. 5, 1972 to meet his...

Asheville area community calendar

Storyteller Elizabeth Ellis: 6 p.m., Edneyville Library, 2 Firehouse Road, Hendersonville. She is a frequent favorite at the National ... For all levels. Beginners may...

William Shatner kicks off the Calgary Stampede with guest appearances by ...

She said seeing Shatner would be a treat. But for her the main attraction would be “watching these guys' faces light up.” On hand to...

Maher: Tories, NDP need to make new plans to cope with ...

The byelections saw the Liberals increase their vote impressively while the Tories and NDP lost ground, contributing to a growing sense — call it Justinmentum...

NDP offers to play mediator between feds and Natives

In a letter written to Prime Minister Stephen Harper, Opposition Leader Tom Mulcair wrote: "As political leaders we cannot accept that resource development is a...

[Photo: Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth]

While the news hardly comes as a surprise - the grand dame fell from grace long ago, despite recent boosterism from this celebrity chef -...

Reasonable Doubt: Stephen Harper's stand against spam

During Stephen Harper's time in office, he has voiced opposition to commercials that are louder than the TV program you're watching, and annoying spam in...

Reasonable Doubt: Stephen Harper's stand against spam

During Stephen Harper's time in office, he has voiced opposition to commercials that are louder than the TV program you're watching, and annoying spam in...

Together, we can stop Enbridge's pipelines and tankers | rabble.ca

Elizabeth May is the Leader of the Green Party of Canada and one of our country's most respected environmentalists. She is a prominent lawyer, an...

Queen Elizabeth II smashed a bottle of whisky against Britain's biggest ...

"Wherever this ship may serve, whatever tasks may be asked of her, let all those who serve on her know that on this day she...

Aircraft carrier named by Queen

"Wherever this ship may serve, whatever tasks may be asked of her, let all those who serve on her know that on this day she...

Entertainer Rolf Harris sentenced to 5 years, 9 months for abusing girls

Sydney Morning Herald The Australian-born musician and artist, who painted a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II for the British monarch's 80th birthday in 2006, had been...

Aircraft carrier named by Queen

"Wherever this ship may serve, whatever tasks may be asked of her, let all those who serve on her know that on this day she...

The Queen names the UK's new aircraft carrier after herself

"I name this ship Queen Elizabeth, may god bless her and all who sail in her." It comes five years after the first metal was...

Queen Elizabeth II launches Britain's biggest warship

"I name this ship Queen Elizabeth. May God bless her and all who sail in her." She then pressed a button to button to bring...

New Warship Puts Scottish Jobs in Focus

SOUNDBITE: Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, saying (English): "I name this ship Queen Elizabeth may all god bless her and all who sail in her." Britain's...

Queen christens new aircaft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth with whisky

Portsmouth News "I name this ship Queen Elizabeth, may god bless her and all who sail in her." The Queen then pressed a button to release...

Queen smashes whisky, gives her name to Britain's biggest warship

"I name this ship Queen Elizabeth. May God bless her and all who sail in her." She then pressed a button to button to bring...

Queen christens aircraft carrier

"Wherever this ship may serve, whatever tasks may be asked of her, let all those who serve on her know that on this day she...

Best Movie Couples Of All-Time: Gus & Hazel, Edward & Bella & More

They may have made us cry all the ugly tears, but Gus and Hazel are easily one of the best if not THE BEST new...

Storm brings rain, wind, flooding

ABC News Even though the worst of the storm was expected east of Elizabeth City, local residents were still stocking up on storm kits Thursday. Walmart...

Restaurant changed name after cockroaches were found in its kitchen and judge ...

Cammell Laird started building similar parts for Queen Elizabeth's sister ship, HMS Prince of Wales, in May 2011, which will be assembled in Rosyth later...

HMS Queen Elizabeth: vital statistics

(blog) (blog)30 May 2013 The Maracana stadium, where renovations work for the upcoming Confederations Cup and The HMS Queen Elizabeth and HMS Prince of...

Naming of HMS Queen Elizabeth 'a new dawn for the Royal Navy'

Wherever the ship may serve, whatever tasks they may ask of her, let all those who serve in her know that on this day she...

All the Queen's men: Was Elizabeth I really the virgin Queen?

Lord Robert Dudley had tried for years to marry the captivating and tempestuous Queen and now, fed up and resigned to the fact she would...

My Deepest Apology to Stephen Harper, Military Genius | Politics ...

For years I have been openly mocking our prime minister. He believes he's the combined reincarnation of General Douglas MacArthur and Winston Churchill, often touting...

My Deepest Apology to Stephen Harper, Military Genius | Politics ...

For years I have been openly mocking our prime minister. He believes he's the combined reincarnation of General Douglas MacArthur and Winston Churchill, often touting...

Facing Autism in New Brunswick: Dear Mr Mulcair and Mr. Trudeau ...

Can autistic Canadians look forward to real progress, a real National Autism Strategy, under the governments of Prime Minister Thomas Mulcair or Prime Minister Justin...

Flooding, power outages behind Arthur's eye

ABC News It is advancing at 21 mph to the north and east, WRAL meteorologist Elizabeth Gardner said. .... "Now we have concerns about people inland...

Salt on Mars may turn ice into liquid water

By Elizabeth HowellSpace.comJuly 3, 2014, 1:00 PM ... It may seem impossible that water could flow on the frigid surface of Mars, but a new...