September 1, 2014

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Ratcliffe: Johns should start Saturday vs. Richmond

What impressed this columnist was the same thing that impressed ESPN game analyst Matt Millen, who has been around the block a few times. Millen...

Govt secures deal to repeal MRRT

Nephew from Darwin, voted in Indi · Nephew from Darwin, voted in Indi. HEDLEY THOMAS A CAMPAIGNER for Cathy McGowan, her nephew Ben McGowan, voted...

The Clotherie CEO Greg Eveloff dies while swimming in Maui

Greg would treat you like family. He didn't try and sell you anything, he wanted to make sure he looked good,' college friend Brad Gilbertson...

Opinion: Fair housing law an extortion scam

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Big iron ore miners turn up the volume

THE iron ore price continues to sink under the weight of two reinforcing influences, neither of which appears likely to abate any time soon. The...

From Charlevoix to Issoudun -

Standard Freeholder - WordwiseStandard FreeholderThe south shore Montreal region of Verchères is part of a federal electoral riding represented by Tunisia-born Sana Hassainia who, from fundamental...

Home News Canada Canada talks tough on Ukraine, but cuts $2.7B from...

Financial estimates, that were part of the briefing package given to Rob Nicholson when he was sworn-in as defence minister in July 2013, show the...

Thomson: Another tempest in a coffee cup for Lukaszuk?

One fact you can be absolutely sure of in the Alberta Progressive Conservative leadership race: Thomas Lukaszuk really likes the trendy Credo coffee shop in...

Chiefs rib Smith over big payday

By landing a deal that will pay him $30 million this season and more guaranteed money than two quarterbacks who signed extensions this summer, San...

ESL students in BC face funding uncertainty

Some university students may need a loan or line of credit to cover their school costs. A financial aid ... Peter Fassbender renewed a promise...

Guelph Marijuana Party candidate again appeals results of federal election

Liberal MP Frank Valeriote, who won that 2011 election by over 6,000 votes over Conservative candidate Marty Burke, has previously stated that there is no...

Mitzie Hunter has no pension but will try to get one for all Ontario workers

And last but not least, she has to find a way around a chill wind blowing from Ottawa, where Kevin Sorenson, minister of state for...

MacKay heard pitch for roundtable on aboriginal women in June, leaders say

NAN deputy grand chief Alvin Fiddler said the organizations had a good sense of what the government's position on a national inquiry would be because...

On achève bien les bloquistes - Journal de Montréal

On achève bien les bloquistesJournal de MontréalSon adversaire de la course, le député André Bellavance, claquait récemment la porte en le traitant de tous les...

USC vs. Fresno State Report Card: Grading the Receivers

Dixon's block took out Fresno State cornerback Jamal Ellis. Smith caught the ... Twin receivers stacked out wide was a look that Chip Kelly implemented...

Rob Anders draws flak in renewed hunt for Conservative nomination

In this file photo, Conservative MP Rob Anders rises in the House of Commons in Ottawa, on Sept. 26, 2012. Anders may not find the...

Rob Anders draws flak in renewed hunt for Conservative nomination ...

5 new foods to try at the Queen City Ex. By CBC News The Queen City Ex has introduced a handful of new items to...

Kitchen table now doubles as office desk: One in five homes now use it as a ...

The kitchen is said to be the heart of the home – and these days it's also the high-tech hub. Changes in our furniture habits...

From Botox to 'grow your own' cartilage

Daily Mail - how to ease your bad kneesDaily MailKnee pain affects millions of people in the UK - a third of all adults over...

Twenty-five U.S. soldiers rescued after helicopter 'accidentally' crashes in ...

A Marine Corps helicopter with 25 aboard crashed Monday in the Gulf of Aden, and all aboard were rescued, the Navy said. The 17 Marines...

Rural and urban sectors engaged in rivers process

(press release)Sheep and beef farmers and Hamilton city's water and wastewater treatment plants have both been involved recently with the Healthy Rivers: Plan for...

Labour Day is a day workers can 'bask in glory'

(blog) (blog)MPP Taras Natyshak (NDP — Essex), MPP Lisa Gretzky (NDP – Windsor West), MPP Percy Hatfield (NDP – Windsor-Tecumseh), MP Joe Comartin (NDP-Windsor-Tecumseh)...

Civil disobedience expected in fast-food pay fight

NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald's, Wendy's and other fast-food restaurants are expected to be targeted with acts of civil disobedience that could lead to arrests...

Egypt's judiciary toes the Sisi line

A closer look, however, reveals that Mubarak's efforts to dismantle judicial independence successfully produced a conservative body whose top echelon supported the pro-stability narrative that...

Daylight robbery

The usual bout of Western finger-wagging has begun after Israel's decision to undertake its “biggest” land grab in 30 years, as some activists and monitors...

Focus on families at annual Labour Day festival

Sudbury NDP MP Glenn Thibeault said the June vote illustrated the fact that the fight to protect unionized workers in Ontario isn't over. Voters clearly...

Parents given sleeping room at Chinese university so they can see their children

... reveal how they researched their escape route on YouTube and spent $1,600 on taxis · PIERS MORGAN: A slapdash Secret Service detail isn't what's...

AP: Tea party could make race tougher for Butch Otter

Instead, he says it's more likely GOP voters will stay home. "By sitting out, voters can satisfy their anger without hurting their party," Adler said,...

Top 40 In A Summer Of Discontent

Still, uplift is something Smith does very well, and uplift — that healing feeling, made more resonant through a tinge of sorrow, but rarely tipping...

Obama Comes Into Scott Walker's Backyard and Drills Republicans For ...

John: This republican controlled house really should be investigated, charged with and tried for sedition.... Derrick: Taking the challenge to the home turf. It's the...

Conservative MP calls for more western aid for Kurds

Hiebert, accompanied by fellow Government MPs Leon Benoit and Brad Butt visited the embattled region of northern Iraq to see the scale of the crisis...

Labor Day brings focus to economy, declining union membership

Meanwhile, public sector unions are facing increasing pressure in the United States from conservative lawmakers who have argued that their collective-bargaining agreements are hurting the...

Roy Bainton guest column: MP's need to get in the real world

One of the biggest earners is ex-Prime Minister Gordon Brown, although records show his extra earnings go to charity. Conservative MPs, especially those who moonlight...

No. 16 Clemson seeking to regain offensive spark

Morris acknowledged he called a conservative game plan in the third period with Clemson trailing 24-21 and not wanting to make any mistakes that would...

Strong show of solidarity at Labour Day parade

"Aside from you (labour)," Hamilton Centre MP David Christopherson (NDP) asked the crowd, "who else is speaking up for the unemployed, the injured workers, those...

Canada's National Defence Budget Reductions Deeper Than Thought

National Post Financial estimates, that were part of the briefing package given to Rob Nicholson when he was sworn-in as defence minister in July 2013, show...

Plan to halt jihadis from returning to UK faces political and legal opposition

Clegg felt he had a duty to look at relocation powers in the face of a recommendation from the chief reviewer of terrorist legislation, David...

Study Blows The Lid Off The GOP's Big Lie By Revealing Citizens United Helps ...

The Supreme Court currently is dysfunctional via Conservative Active court members. To correct this there needs to be ... John: This republican controlled house really...

Canada to cut defence by $2.7B

Financial estimates, that were part of the briefing package given to Rob Nicholson when he was sworn-in as defence minister in July 2013, show the...

No. 16 Clemson's Chad Morris challenges offense after 2nd-half problems in ...

Morris acknowledged he called a conservative game plan in the third period with Clemson trailing 24-21 and not wanting to make any mistakes that would...

MP Cheryl Gallant calls for smart meter investigation | Ottawa Wind ...

Cheryl Gallant, MP recently met with Industry Canada officials regarding the controversial Ontario Hydro One “smart meter” program. ... Editor's note: Cheryl Gallant is a...

Complete Guide to UFC Fight Night 50

And you've got Joe Lauzon in the lineup, too. If that doesn't get you amped, you're reading the wrong website. So at this point, let's...

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Other fights are just plain fun. You like lumbering heavyweights? I like lumbering heavyweights. And the lumbering heavyweights will come out to play in two...

Ex-Republican Charlie Crist is Florida Democrats big hope

(blog) (blog)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...

Harry Reid's alma mater dumps his name from building amid growing pressure

Fox News “They thought there would substantial donations from Harry Reid's friends,” SUU President Scott Wyatt said. “But there ... “This is a conservative base in...

New Brunswick Liberals try to keep tide going

The federal Liberal leader said he supported Gallant's view that more science is needed before the shale gas industry can be expanded. That statement drew...

Trudeau preps for provincial litmus test in New Brunswick

Frank McKenna, the well-connected former Liberal premier of New Brunswick, is raising money for Mr. Gallant; Dominic LeBlanc, the veteran New Brunswick MP and close...

Ex-Republican Crist is Florida Democrats big hope

Reuters 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...

High Wood Health selected as Dumfries hospital preferred bidder

High Wood Health, a consortium including Laing O'Rourke, has been named as preferred bidder to build a new £200m general hospital in Dumfries. It saw...

New waterfront spot will focus on locally produced beers

Patrons at Prince Arthur's Landing will soon have a new place to enjoy a locally brewed beer by the waterfront. The Breakwater Taphouse opens later...