October 11, 2014

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The 25 Best Restaurants In America, According To TripAdvisor Users

These restaurants include everything from the theatrical inventiveness of Chicago's Alinea to the conservative Southern charm of Charleston's Halls Chophouse. And since TripAdvisor's users were...

Big oil could abandon its best friend Landrieu to give GOP Senate control

Some conservative groups don't need any time to mull their own strategy. Ending Spending, a political action committee founded by former TD Ameritrade chief executive...

AP PHOTOS: Joy, confusion at gay marriage rulings

... for the expansion soon of same-sex marriages to Kansas. (AP Photo/The Wichita Eagle, Mike Hutmacher)The Associated Press ... Jim Dabakis marries Yolanda Pascua, left,...

On this Thanksgiving, we are grateful for Ottawa's handout! | David ...

... Rob Moore, one in northwest Nova Scotia held by Scott Armstrong (the one held by Peter MacKay in Central Nova is not a lock...

Around Town: Salmon Federation dinner

From left, Icelandic angler Axel Oskarsson was an invited guest of fun-loving couple Barbara Crook and Dan Greenberg at the Atlantic Salmon Federation's 18th annual...

Lynch's Landing hires new executive director

After half a year without an executive director, Lynchburg's city-funded downtown-revitalization group Lynch's Landing hired one last month. Heather Kennedy, a former employee of economic...

Around Town: Salmon Federation dinner pulls in a catch of $75000

From left, committee member Velma McColl, Atlantic Salmon Federation president Bill Taylor and committee member Fiona Gilfillan at the 18th annual Fall Run Dinner held...

Joni Ernst And Bruce Braley Spar Over Role Of Dark Money In Heated Iowa ...

"This is so much misinformation that's coming from [Senate Majority Leader] Harry Reid's Senate Majority PAC, from extreme environmentalist Tom Steyer from California and coming...

Game Preview: Ole Miss at Texas A&M

Texas A&M, being less conservative with plays, Bo Wallace as a game manager and more. (Video by Courtney Cronin/The Clarion-Ledger). ... "It's time for a...

Hudson Valley Senate races will shape New York's future - The Journal News | LoHud.com

The Journal News | LoHud.com Hudson Valley Senate races will shape New York's futureThe Journal News | LoHud.comLiberal Democrats like New York Mayor Bill de Blasio...

Will Justin Trudeau sink Kathleen Wynne's pension plan? Cohn

In public and private, Trudeau has danced around the principle of an enhanced, mandatory public pension along the lines of the trusted Canada Pension Plan.

The Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Conservatorship: Bankruptcy Without Rules

Cliff Rossi, former Chief Risk Officer for Citigroup's Consumer Lending Group, authored an op-ed in today's American Banker that puts to rest of the misunderstanding...

Political balance for Colorado senate hangs on victories in eight seats

Zenzinger is a big target in her race against Republican Laura Woods and Libertarian Gregg Miller. - District 20 in Jefferson County: Sen. Cheri Jahn,...

AP PHOTOS: Joy, confusion at gay marriage rulings

Eventually, there was joy as county clerks began issuing marriage licenses in states from Oklahoma to Nevada. Same-sex weddings also took place in the nation's...

Is the American Church Following Francis's Lead?

As a South American Jesuit, the election of Francis was a possible sign that the Church was ready to reform and reflect more fully the...

Grinz on Green Blog: Jones Delivers Breakout Performance Against Huskers

Linebackers coach Mike Tressel isn't quite sure why tentativeness has suddenly been replaced with newfound confidence in Jones' game. He just hopes ... GoG Notes...

Peter MacKay's Marijuana Legalization Stance Remains Unchanged After ...

NDP health critic Libby Davies, whose party supports decriminalization of marijuana, said the Conservatives are becoming increasingly isolated on the issue as more and more...

Brown urges Tories to get radical on devolution

GORDON Brown yesterday urged the Conservatives to “radically improve” their offer for a stronger Holyrood when he called on them to embrace a raft of...

Leaders: Gordon Brown points way forward

GORDON Brown adopted a low profile approach to life after his tenure as Prime Minister, doing some charity work, writing, simply being an MP. Until,...

For the Florida Legislature

This Intracoastal district that includes parts of Broward and Miami-Dade counties pits former North Bay Village Mayor Joe Geller, 60, against Republican newcomer Marty Feigenbaum,...

Canadian Armed Forces team to leave for Iraq next week

"The deployment of the Theatre Activation Team is a key step in arranging the initial preparations for the CAF units that will deploy in support...

Saving Senator Roberts

The Hill (blog) "You can still buy airtime in Kansas as opposed to some of the other competitive states,'' said Scott Reed, who oversees the Chamber's...

Armed Forces team to leave for Iraq next week

"The deployment of the Theatre Activation Team is a key step in arranging the initial preparations for the CAF units that will deploy in support...

AP PHOTOS: Joy, confusion at gay marriage rulings

Eventually, there was joy as county clerks began issuing marriage licenses in states from Oklahoma to Nevada. Same-sex weddings also took place in the nation's...

Republicans to spend $1M on ads in South Dakota

Sioux Falls Argus Leader Mike Rounds, who has been heavily favored in a race for an open U.S. Senate seat that has grown more competitive in...

Allard the man to beat in St. B?

Allard is a former executive assistant to Vandal, is currently on leave as the CEO of the Francophone Chamber of Commerce of St. Boniface and...

The Tricky Nature Of Putting Science On Trial

If that happens, it could dislodge Kobach and other national mainstays of the conservative movement. "In the state of Kansas, a Democrat can't win just...

What We Should Learn from Watching Hong Kong Demonstrations

Added Mr. Edwards: “They wanted to live where they wanted, to work at what they wanted, to say what they wanted, to read what they...

Executive Dissertations: The Parliamentarians-Rob Clarke, MP

Progressive Conservative, Calgary-Elbow Byelection Candidate As Unelected Dear Gordon: Having Cree relatives myself, I am pleased to see that Rob Clarke, MP, a parliamentarian of...

Flashy NYC lawyer now focus of rape investigation

Flashy, brash and always camera-ready with slicked-back hair and anything-but-conservative suits, Rubenstein is a classic New York lawyer - or a caricature of one. His...

This Week In MMA: Top 10 Stories Including Cung Le, Josh Burkman, UFC in Asia

Chris Weidman and Alexander Gustaffson are both critical of the fans from their home countries. First let me say I like it when fans get...

Community Calendar Oct. 12

He will be joined in a panel discussion by contributing authors Dr. Tanya Jeffcoat, Dr. Ron Novy, Dr. Ben Rider and Dr. Taine Duncan. Refreshments...

Publicity-loving NYC lawyer who made career suing police now the focus of rape ...

Flashy, brash and always camera-ready with slicked-back hair and anything-but-conservative suits, Rubenstein is a classic New York lawyer — or a caricature of one. His...

Top House races in California

Democratic Rep. Lois Capps versus Republican Chris Mitchum, son of the late actor Robert Mitchum. ... Tom McClintock, one of the nation's most conservative Republican...

NYC lawyer accused of sexually assaulting woman after Al Sharpton's birthday ...

Flashy, brash and always camera-ready with slicked-back hair and anything-but-conservative suits, Rubenstein is a classic New York lawyer — or a caricature of one. His...

119 people file to run for civic office in Vancouver

The two, who were backed in their positions by conservative Asian families, have since joined Vancouver 1st. The roster of those seeking office also includes...

Republicans could thank the Supreme Court

Now that the Supreme Court has effectively ended the debate over gay marriage by refusing to listen to the appeals from states over the lower...

'Wonder Years,' 'Danny Kaye Show' come to DVD this week

Young Fred Savage (the boy whose grandfather reads to him in “The Princess Bride”) stars as Kevin, with Daniel Stern (one of the crooks in...

Home News Maguire courts conservative vote in second bid for... - www.ottawacommunitynews.com/

Home News Maguire courts conservative vote in second bid for...www.ottawacommunitynews.com/Mike Maguire is styling himself as the conservative alternative to Mayor Jim Watson in the municipal...

Military advance team heads for Kuwait next week to prepare to battle ISIL

(blog) (blog)OTTAWA - Defence Minister Rob Nicholson says an advance military team will leave Trenton, Ont., for Kuwait next week as Canada gears up...

Kurds Abandoned by Liberals, NDP

It was a surreal experience to follow the battle ground tweets by Moussa and listen to the NDP's Thomas Mulcair and Paul Dewar read well-scripted...

Joe Valerio, author of "Second to None" joins Mustard and Johnson, 10-11-14

Joe Valerio, author of "Second to None" joins Mustard and Johnson, 10-11-14Bruce Smith bills called second tonight good morning Joseph -- you doing today did...

Federal Liberals continue to trumpet benefits of legalizing marijuana

However, the latest newsletter from Vancouver Centre Liberal MP Hedy Fry contains some data that might make more voters pay more attention to this issue.

Photo: The Canadian Press

Defence Minister Rob Nicholson says an advance military team will leave Trenton, Ont., for Kuwait next week as Canada gears up to join the fight...

'Wonder Years,' 'Danny Kaye Show' come to DVD this week

Young Fred Savage (the boy whose grandfather reads to him in “The Princess Bride”) stars as Kevin, with Daniel Stern (one of the crooks in...

Oliver rushes tabling of tax measures after his department's accidental online ...

NDP finance critic Nathan Cullen sent a letter of concern to Mr. Oliver on Friday. “The leak and availability of this information, prior to it...

119 people file to run for civic office in Vancouver

The two, who were backed in their positions by conservative Asian families, have since joined Vancouver 1st. The roster of those seeking office also includes...

Dem hopes to snatch South Dakota Senate seat fading

(blog)That lead, however, is fading fast as Orman plays cute and refuses to state definitively with whom he will caucus. The gambit in South...

Flashy NYC lawyer now focus of rape investigation

Flashy, brash and always camera-ready with slicked-back hair and anything-but-conservative suits, Rubenstein is a classic New York lawyer - or a caricature of one. His...

A Permanent Family Crisis

(blog) (blog)Yes, the liberated Murphy Brown (played by actress Candice Bergen) became the object of great cultural analysis when the show's writers made her...