August 30, 2014

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Islamic State displays slick media outreach

NEW YORK — The extremists who have seized large parts of Syria and Iraq have riveted the world's attention with their military prowess and unrestrained...

Meet the candidates vying for District 1 seat on Governor's Council

Incumbent Oliver Cipollini Jr., a Democrat from Marstons Mills, said in his last two years as representative for District 1, he participated in over 80...

Ex-Republican Crist is Florida Democrats big hope

This year Democrats, showing their lack of up-and-coming candidates, didn't even bother finding viable challengers for two Republican Cabinet officers — Chief Financial Officer Jeff...

Slow, But Steady at the Start For Ohio State

ESPN 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Until his young quarterback gains confidence and his line grows up, the No. 5 Buckeyes will likely count on the...

Police search for man who escaped custody

Conservatives need to chill out and stop getting worked up over silly things. Ruben Navarrette: ... BETSY BLANEY, Associated Press. 9:23 PM, Aug ... "We...

Abbott's Houston raid didn't end with arrests, but shut down voter drive

Nearly 70 percent of Harris County's residents are Hispanic, black or Asian. Those racial groups are driving population growth, said Richard Murray, a political science...

Judge finds Texas abortion rules unconstitutional

A Hamilton County Sheriff's Deputy was injured in a crash early Sunday morning in Anderson Township. The crash happened in the 1800 block of Mt.

Top-25 College Football Game Capsules

Charlottesville, VA (SportsNetwork.com) - Brett Hundley threw for 242 yards and ran for a critical touchdown as seventh-ranked UCLA overcame a stiff test from Virginia...

Buyer's remorse on Common Core for policymakers?

Bobby Jindal is in a nasty feud involving his former ally, Education Superintendent John White. Jindal has sued the Obama ... To ease the testing...

Senior care strategy needs revamping

That's the reason the NDP is proud to be the only party proposing a National Strategy on Aging. Our strategy is based on extensive consultations...

Scott Broden, The Daily News Journal 10:49 pm CDT August 30, 2014

DesJarlais: I believe I have shown that I am an independent, conservative voice in Washington and have kept the promises I made to voters when...

Meet the candidates vying for District 1 seat on Governor's Council

Incumbent Oliver Cipollini Jr., a Democrat from Marstons Mills, said in his last two years as representative for District 1, he participated in over 80...

Carlton from Fresh Prince posted all over Carlton St.

(blog) (blog)... looking to bring joy and mirth to all of our lives this Labour Day long weekend, has papered telephone polls along Carlton...

Intruders: And Here...You Must Listen Review

(US) (US)James Frain even did a pretty good job convincing me he was a badass in his Chinatown fight sequence (despite the liberal use...

White House threat sparks call for wider immigration debate

He joined with Simon and Madeline Zavodny, an economist at Georgia's Agnes Scott College and Washington's conservative-leaning American Enterprise Institute, in telling the Trib that...

They heard the call of freedom, a summons that still haunts

But few shared her views at the conservative state school, and she shied away from political discussions. .... In the evenings, they sat on the...

Golson sharp in return as Notre Dame pounds Rice

Hampered by conservative play calling, Jackson passed for 163 yards with a touchdown and an interception and gained a team-high 61 yards on the ground.

Artspeak runs unbeaten streak to six straight with Metro Pace victory

And Artspeak seemed to barely break a sweat when driver Scott Zeron of Oakville, Ont., asked the heavy 1/9 favourite to go as he easily...

Democrats make demons of Kochs, and Alaskans shrug

Take, for instance, its ginned-up war on the conservative Koch brothers. It is even more fun, despite the leftʼs herculean ... Scott Kawasaki saying, “I...

Seth MacFarlane is a family guy at the Bowl's John Williams tribute

"Family Guy" launched in 1999, born out of MacFarlane's earlier animated shorts "The Life of Larry" (1995) and "Larry & Steve" (1997). Both series ...

Hong Kong poised for political showdown on 2017 election

(subscription)Speaking at a media gathering in Beijing, NPC deputy Dr David Wong Yau-kar said Occupy Central would not sway Beijing. "Universal suffrage means a...

White House preps legal case for immigration shift

WASHINGTON (AP) — With impeachment threats and potential lawsuits looming, President Barack Obama knows whatever executive actions he takes on immigration will face intense opposition.

Brace for more election year slams, West Virginia

“The West Virginia voters could simply turn off, not listen to the specific charge that outsiders are trying to buy us, and all these very...

SC races enter the stretch run

... is a conservative leader who can get things done," said campaign spokesman Tate Zeigler. He added "There's definitely a national message here, with (Democrat)...

Book excerpt: The Morning After

Over the same period, he conducted a failed meeting with Ontario premier Mike Harris in a manner that oozes more post-traumatic stress than political foresight.

Buyer's remorse on Common Core for policymakers?

(blog)Bobby Jindal of Louisiana addresses activists from America's political right at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington. Jindal planned to file a...

Reid's name removed from center at Utah university from which he graduated

University President Scott Wyatt acknowledged Friday that he was under pressure from a group of conservatives to remove Reid's name but insisted that politics had...

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at 50

In addition, the American world of children's books was fairly solidly anglophile, and the Anglos they philed in the book world were a conservative lot.

Week-ends (08/30/14)

(blog)Maybe it's CIA Director (John) Brennan who said earlier this year that 'No, these guys don't want to caliphate.' He must have his head...

First person: the red thread that binds our family

George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin show off wedding bands as they make first appearance as man and wife; The Conservative Autumn Conference at The Hyatt...

Front Row: Fash chat with Liberty Ross, plus Karl's cat reveals her secrets

Shop where you could spend the most money London's Dover Street Market or Resurrection, a vintage shop in Los Angeles, but I am a flea-market...

Letter: County endured lengthy clique roadblock

The treasurer (Kelly Gaskill) despite, in my opinion, clique resistance, replaced bad software, gave us new ways to pay real estate taxes and tax bills...

NDP urges Ottawa to halt drilling near Rivière-du-Loup

If the government has scientific proof that drilling and seismic surveying will not endanger these animals, it needs to be made public,” said François Choquette,...

NDP urges Ottawa to halt drilling near Rivière-du-Loup

If the government has scientific proof that drilling and seismic surveying will not endanger these animals, it needs to be made public,” said François Choquette,...

New Zealand justice minister resigns amid scandal

(subscription)The blog takes a no-holds-barred approach to promoting Slater's conservative views and mercilessly attacking opponents. Key did not mention the book in an announcement...

Painting your house an unusual color

“If a house seems odd on first impression, you won't give it a second chance.” Kelly said yellow homes tend to sell quickly because most...

Idaho Tea party could make race tougher for Butch Otter

Political infighting erupted as traditional Republicans and far right conservatives fought for control over the party. "We're certainly seeing the fallout," said Balukoff campaign spokesman...

Who said it?

(subscription)Kerry Wines Portfolio Tasting · dd1edcb8087031b1f000780e51f7edfa.jpg · f2df57549cd6c67a032db3eea4ef8bc1.jpg · a83dc6f3739e99f2d5b74f9aeacd8b42.jpg. Russian president Vladimir Putin. Putin is a conservative. Making dramatic decisions is not his...

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6 die in fire at eastern North Carolina home

They said the victims included a mother and her boyfriend, her son, her son's girlfriend and the girlfriend's two school-age children. Joyce Miles saw the...

Three and easy for serena

Serena Williams made it a hat-trick of victories over fellow Americans to move into the fourth round of the US Open. The world number one...

John Baird Hospitalized for Brass Testicles - The Lapine

Reporters and business leaders attending the Conservative Party fundraiser watched in horror as Baird went to his knees clutching his crotch according to an oil...

Norris Burkes: These books are worth a look

These conservative authors trace the roots of Christian worship to paganism. They make it ... Bible seminar: First Baptist Church of Cocoa, 750 Brevard Ave.,...

Car and bus collide on Vancouver bridge, but no one injured: police

VANCOUVER - Vancouver police say a bus and car collided with each other on Granville Street Bridge. Const. Brian Montague says no one was injured...

Morrisville State Coaches Take Expertise to Scotland

MSC students CJ Underwood, a computer systems technology student from Cincinnatus; John Sherlock, a business administration bachelor degree student from Tully; and Scott Augustine, a...

7 reasons women will lead the new world order

Even more than chasing hot market tips, today's men frantically search for past glory ... in purple pills for ED, Low-T, aging cosmetics, magic solutions...

Key Tesco investor cuts stake

Despite the announcements on Friday, Mr Herro said he was waiting to hear a concrete turnaround plan before he decides what to do with the...

Les chefs politiques au N.-B. font campagne sur trois thèmes

Un gouvernement libéral veillerait à ce que la province soit mieux préparée aux événements météorologiques destructeurs comme la tempête post-tropicale Arthur de cet été, les...

RSPCA rescue event in Brent Knoll

VISITORS can come face to face with rescue animals at a fun day being held in Brent Knoll. People can learn more about the creatures...

Florida's Same-Sex Couples Could Start Marrying On September 22 If Rick Scott ...

(blog) (blog)Equality Florida has now initiated a viral internet campaign, asking people to contact Governor Scott and demand he not influence Nichols, Armstrong or...