August 14, 2014

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Red Sox rally past Astros with seven-run sixth

Two batters later, Mike Napoli singled home a run and Daniel Nava walked to load the bases before Will Middlebrooks singled home another run. Darin...

A consensus on criminals

As a group of conservative leaders said in a letter to Congress recently: “States are getting smart on crime while the federal prison system is...

Paradiso, Canto XXIV

We learn in Canto XXIV, when Beatrice presents Dante to St. Peter, who will examine him to discover what he knows about the virtue of...

Movie review: The Dog ignores the dark side of John Wojtowicz

John Wojtowicz shown in front of The Chase Manhattan Bank, which he attempted to rob in 1972. Photo: Films We Like. comment. Katherine Monk. Published:...

Trudeau stresses parity in FN education

As far as who might be running for the Liberals in Saskatchewan in 2015, longtime Regina MP Ralph Goodale is the only confirmed candidate. Trudeau...

7 hurt in bus-vehicle collision in Roxbury

Share via e-mail. To. Add a message. Your e-mail. Print. 0 Comments. Continue reading below. Seven people were slightly injured Thursday night when an MBTA...

West Nile virus found in mosquitoes in Arlington

Share via e-mail. To. Add a message. Your e-mail. Print. 0 Comments. Continue reading below. West Nile virus has been confirmed in mosquitoes collected from...

Orwell rep accuses Amazon of doublespeak

Share via e-mail. To. Add a message. Your e-mail. Print. 0 Comments. The executor of the estate of George Orwell (right) has chided Amazon for...

Police Militarization Is a Problem the Left and Right Can Agree About — and Solve

Just as notably, the conservative perspective on law and order has been subtly changing, most obviously in the strengthening conservative enthusiasm for reforming prison sentencing,...

Douglas Todd: 'US persons' in Canada express fear and loathing of tax crackdown

Joining Victoria NDP MP Murray Rankin in denouncing the Canadian government's February decision to comply with FATCA, May said, "It never occurred to me that...

The Rand Paul Ferguson Time Article And The Senator's 2010 Speech That ...

rand paul. Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) speaks during the inaugural Freedom Summit meeting for conservative speakers in Manchester, New Hampshire, April 12, 2014. ... Be...

Amherst schools efficiency study shows more money needed

The Amherst County Board of Supervisors may need to shell out more money to the county school system in the coming years to make the...

Single Parent Families and Pimps.

(.com) This post can be considered a continuation of my post, 'Black Problems' only because of the alarming amount of single parent households in the...

Hundreds gather in Boston for Ferguson vigil

Share via e-mail. To. Add a message. Your e-mail. Print. 7 Comments. Hundreds held up their hands during a moment of silence on the Boston...

As the blunders grow in number, can anyone actually challenge Abbott?

And Scott Morrison engineered a refugee crisis, putting 157 men, women and children into lifeboats five hours off the coast of India in a hair-brained...

Former Conservative staffer learns fate 3 years after misleading robocalls in ...

CTV News Frank Valeriote, the Liberal MP who handily won re-election in Guelph despite the robocalls, shares the belief that the scheme was much wider than...

Justin Trudeau criticizes Tories' plan to recruit doctors in anti-pot ads

. Federal Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau is lashing out at the federal government over a Postmedia report that Health Canada has approached three doctors' groups...

Photo: The Canadian Press

But the Pembina Institute, a clean energy think-tank, says that Conservative government promises to keep an eye on the situation aren't enough. Industry figures suggest...

Nats beat Mets for 11th straight win in Queens

Washington Nationals' Stephen Strasburg (37) delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014,...

Federal NDP critic urges Immigration Minister to intervene on Congolese ...

5, Lysane Blanchette-Lamothe urged Alexander to grant entry visas to children who have already been legally adopted by 11 Canadian families. The children, some of...

Kent Hehr officially launches Calgary Centre campaign

Conservatives only narrowly held the federal riding in the heart of Calgary in a byelection last November. Traditionally one of its safest ridings in the...

Leaked trade agreement affects BC wine industry

Don Davies, NDP Member of Parliament for Vancouver-Kingsway and the official opposition critic for international trade, told he'd like to see the government release...

Leaked trade agreement documents worry BC wine industry

Don Davies, NDP Member of Parliament for Vancouver-Kingsway and the official opposition critic for international trade, told he'd like to see the government release...

This Conservative MP thought he could pull the wool over the eyes of Canadians ...

(blog)Conservative Government CLAIM: CSEC provides valuable foreign intelligence that protects and promotes Canadian interests, while also safeguarding the security of Canada from foreign threats...

Investors view Berkshire Hathaway stock as safe haven, finance prof says, as ...

“The reason the stock price is up is that the company is firing on all cylinders and the stock is cheap” in relation to its...

Party-specific issues have no place in a written constitution

But one thing Scottish voters can be certain of is that whether they consider themselves Labour, Conservative, Liberal Democrat, Green, Nationalist, or a member of...

Canada's wine industry may face restrictions if leaked EU trade deal is accurate

“Secrecy has been the hallmark of the Harper government and in very few fields is that more pronounced than in the trade file,” said NDP...

MP James Moore to investigate Kwikwetlem land deal with province

The move comes after Moore, Conservative MP for Port Moody-Westwood-Port Coquitlam, met with three members of the Kwikwetlem First Nation who are demanding a full...

MP James Moore to investigate Kwikwetlem land deal with province

The move comes after Moore, Conservative MP for Port Moody-Westwood-Port Coquitlam, met with three members of the Kwikwetlem First Nation who are demanding a full...

The Hospice of Windsor-Essex launches annual fundraising campaign

(blog)This time, the goal is to drum up $65,000 to fund The Hospice's transportation program, which gives rides to patients to and from the...

Treasurer Joe Hockey's chief electorate fund-raiser John Hart called before ...

Buildev has recently been named at the commission as a donor to a Liberal Party candidate before the 2011 election and also as having bankrolled...

Pressure mounting on government to ensure review is truly independent

Farm Focus Bernice Hancock, who is running for the New Democratic Party in the byelection, said the timing of Dalley's announcement is questionable and just a...

Appels automatisés frauduleux : la mise sur pied d'un stratagème toujours possible

La culpabilité de Michael Sona dans l'affaire des appels automatisés vient relancer tout le débat autour de l'intégrité du processus électoral. Des changements à la...

Obama calls for calm in Ferguson: Will that help?

CNN In the conservative National Review Online, Kevin D. Williamson called them “ridiculously militarized suburban police dressed up like characters from 'Starship Troopers' and pointing rifles...

Meet the Harry Reid of Texas

Just as numerous bills and pro-growth reforms have been passed by Speaker John Boehner's House, only to languish in Harry Reid's Senate, next year could...

Can Hillary Fix Obamas Mess

On Barack Obama's watch, Democrats have defined their international outlook largely in reactive and negative terms. The president has focused on fixing his predecessor's mistakes,...

Trudeau responds to Fantino's potshots on marijuana stance | CTV ...

Late last month, Veterans Affairs Minister Julian Fantino distributed flyers in his Vaughan riding claiming Trudeau had been speaking at elementary schools about the benefits...

Despite Republican Attempts To Kill It Social Security Stands Tall On Its 79th ...

Even with all those wonderful facts senior citizen voters(mostly white)will vote conservative down their ballots come November. Why so many Americans vote for a failed...

Robocall Judge says Conservative staffer Sona guilty

- and he did not act aloneNorthumberlandView.ca... involved in this crime, it's time for Stephen Harper and Conservative Campaign Director Jenni Byrne to stop...

Blocking Russian Humanitarian Aid - The People's Voice

The People's Voice Blocking Russian Humanitarian AidThe People's VoiceOn Tuesday, Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council spokesman Andrei Lysenko said government forces would block the convoy...

Federal Finance Minister to visit Israel Pavilion

On Thursday afternoon his office also announced he would be meeting with Jewish community leaders and visiting the pavilion, along with Winnipeg South Centre MP...

Partisan Attack Ads Are Getting Prettier: Tories Launch Mulcair Site

The CPC tweeted a fancy graphic of Goodale saying that Harper's trade performance is “barely mediocre,” followed by a graph of how many more trade...

Partisan Attack Ads Are Getting Prettier: Tories Launch Mulcair Site

The CPC tweeted a fancy graphic of Goodale saying that Harper's trade performance is “barely mediocre,” followed by a graph of how many more trade...

Chuck Todd Takes Over 'Meet the Press'

And while many have encouraged continued investigations into former IRS head Lois Lerner and the agency, there is little evidence that major Republican candidates support...

Primary election results

Next was Steve Nearants with 340 votes and James Miller with 320. The race for Okanogan County Coroner found David Rodriguez, Chief ... The Okanogan...

The Giver's Brenton Thwaites is on a roll

Distinguishing features: He played Prince Phillip in Angelina Jolie's Disney fantasy Maleficent, Nic in the sci-fi flick The Signal and Tim Russell in the thriller...

Tony Clement hatches open government plan: Goar

No matter what Clement prescribes, the PMO will keep vetting all outgoing information, controlling what cabinet ministers and Conservative MPs say and stopping anything with...

Chemical-filled tea burns woman at Utah restaurant

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Jan Harding and her husband had just arrived at a Utah restaurant for a relaxing lunch with friends when she...

Bill C-30 too little; too late

Whatever hope we had last winter that the Conservative government in Ottawa and Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz would quite literally lay down the law and...

Bill C-30 too little; too late

Whatever hope we had last winter that the Conservative government in Ottawa and Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz would quite literally lay down the law and...