June 28, 2015

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Key Emails In Prime Minister's Office At Risk Of Deletion, Report Finds

They also raised the prospect of politically embarrassing material disappearing with the tap of a delete button. Liberal MP Ralph Goodale wrote to Legault on...

Olivia Chow to run in federal election?

Olivia Chow remains coy about a possible political comeback this fall. “Happy Pride!” she said, laughing when asked to comment about her intentions for the...

John Kasich to announce presidential bid July 21

An adviser said Kasich will be positioned “in Jeb's back right pocket” – with establishment appeal, but slightly more conservative. Kasich has made his hunger...

HomeWhich Side Were We On? Kentucky Slavery, Mine Wars and Segregation

As anyone who's taken 15 minutes' interest in American Jewish history is dying tell you, Rebecca Gratz was the model for the character Rebecca in...

Conservative Churches Confront New Reality After Gay Marriage Ruling

“Welcome to the new world. It's just changed for you Christians. You are going to be persecuted,” Alabama's Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore said...

Q&A: Independent MP Brent Rathgeber on two years outside the party

Independent MP Brent Rathgeber. E-mail this Video Link; Share this Video. Vancouver Flyers. loading flyer. loading flyer. Canada Day Savings Event. hover for flyer. loading...

Ben Carson wins Western Summit straw poll

Mike Huckabee, 13; Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, 9; Colorado Christian University President Bill Armstrong, 6; Ohio Gov. John Kasich, 4; New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie,...

Ben Carson wins Western Summit straw poll

Mike Huckabee, 13; Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, 9; Colorado Christian University President Bill Armstrong, 6; Ohio Gov. John Kasich, 4; New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie,...

Q&A: Independent MP Brent Rathgeber on two years outside the ...

Just over two years ago, Edmonton-St. Albert MP Brent Rathgeber quit the Conservative caucus, alarmed by what he saw as anti-democratic behaviour as the government...

Q and A: Independent MP Brent Rathgeber on two years outside the party

Just over two years ago, Edmonton-St. Albert MP Brent Rathgeber quit the Conservative caucus, alarmed by what he saw as anti-democratic behaviour as the government...

People in Business: June 28, 2015

Send items to Yvonne Keller, Waterloo Courier, P.O. Box 540, Waterloo 50704 or yvonne.keller@wcfcourier.com. SHANE ROBERTS, DAN ... McCarthy, the weekend custodian, has an associate's...

The aboriginal vote: Can indigenous Canadians swing the election?

“Not everybody was involved in Idle No More,” says NDP aboriginal affairs critic Niki Ashton, whose northern Manitoba riding is among those with the most...

The Justices' Left Turn

Because it tells me the accusation—the claim that this is a liberal—conservative court, it doesn't really hold up. .... Gigot: And it seems to me...

160 Tory MPs 'back cutting top tax rate to 40p'

They point to the fact that Gordon Brown helped keep a 40p top rate of tax in place during much of the New Labour years.

Saying no to new sex ed curriculum

Parents are “still waiting” for the Liberal government to honour former Premier Dalton McGuinty's pledge to better consult parents about the sex education curriculum, says...

Letters to the editor, June 29

Having someone as articulate and prominent as John Jay Hooker to lead this promotion in the sunset of his life is an extraordinary parting gift...

Conservative churches confront new reality on gay marriage

"Welcome to the new world. It's just changed for you Christians. You are going to be persecuted," Alabama's Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore said...

Conservative churches confront new reality on gay marriage

..... Associated Press writers Kim Chandler contributed from Kimberly, Alabama, David Warren from Dallas, Michael Casey from New York and Skip Foreman from Winston-Salem,...

A Minister takes rickety official car to Niagara

(subscription)I called on Lt. Governor Hon David Onley and met with two Members of Parliament of the New Democratic Party (NDP), Joe Comartin and...

Hearse & body stolen; shark attack; fireworks school fundraiser

"It gives you a space where not only you can live but you can maintain a sense of dignity, and that's something we often rob...

Ben Carson wins conservative straw poll in Colorado for second year

Scott Walker was third with 192 votes, and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz was next ... Amy Runyon-Harms, executive of the liberal group ProgressNow Colorado, didn't...

God is not on our side: The religious right's big lie about the founding of ...

A conservative evangelical, Bush frequently revealed his belief in America's Christian origins, once affirming that “[o]ur country was founded by men and women who realized...

Family of slain LAPD officer in limbo as killer languishes on death row 30 years

Raynard Cummings and Kenneth Gay were convicted of first-degree murder for fatally shooting Los Angeles police motorcycle Officer Paul Verna six times during a traffic...

Decades of battles converged for momentous decision

It feels like the blink of an eye. At the turn of this young century, states were still free to prosecute gay couples for being...

Meet the Press Transcript - June 28, 2015

(SINGING) "Amazing grace, how sweet..." CHUCK ... But if you look at the last ten years with John Roberts' now ten years running the court,...

Judge in a storm: Thomas Goethels surprised many with his decision in the ...

He majored in history at Santa Clara University but chose to follow the career path of his father Richard, a noted civil attorney, and his...

Australia tick boxes but Bell-Drummond's ton reinforces Test future

On that evidence he did not look too likely to assemble the 100-Test career Rob Key has forecast for him. This time, however, he was...

EASTERN PASSAGES: Consider the source

Public-sector unions have said they are going to actively campaign against the Harper Conservatives — now, a group called Harper PAC has formed, in part,...

Huckabee questions a bit of Obama's Pinckney eulogy

Mike Huckabee on Sunday praised President Barack Obama's eulogy at the funeral of Rev. Clementa Pinckney in South ... On the Supreme Court's decision legalizing...

WATCH: MPs say goodbye to Parliament, reflect on their time in office

Conservative Shelly Glover, who's leaving her post as heritage minister, said she has one regret flowing from her seven years in federal politics. “I have...

Happy Canada Day! – mySteinbach Blog

Posted on 06/28/2015, 8:00 am, by Ted Falk. As we head into summer, Canada Day is ... And, our Conservative Government is committed to building...

Walker goes mum on same-sex marriage

Ted Cruz in Iowa on Saturday proposed that Supreme Court justices face periodic retention elections so that conservatives can hold them accountable. Less prominent candidates,...

La Fondation Club avenir honorée à Montréal

Les députées-candidates du Nouveau parti démocratique (NPD) d'origine algérienne, Djaouida Sellah et Sadia Groguhé ainsi que Maria Mourani d'origine libanaise. Ces derniers tablent beaucoup sur...

Moose-collision memory loss reveals complex brain functions

In Newfoundland and Labrador alone, more than 350 animal-vehicle collisions were reported each year between 1999 and 2003. Over that period the collisions killed seven...

NDP's Ryan Young hopes to stage upset in Lac-St-Louis

Young and Conservative candidate Éric Girard — a “star” candidate on leave from his position as senior vice-president of the National Bank of Canada —...

Canadians OK with special forces firing back and killing ISIL extremists: Harper

Harper was responding to question period attacks by both the NDP and Liberals, who say the Conservatives misled people about the extent to which Canada's...

Dhaliwal Hosts Brison

Former Liberal MP Sukh Dhaliwal hosted star Liberal MP Scott Brison, the six time MP from Nova Scotia at the beautiful Eagle Quest Golf Course...

Supreme Court hands Obama victory

Ray Rice and Chris Brown called LifeLock to say they're victims of identity theft. Fox News confirms it fired GOP former vice presidential candidate Sarah...

Why I oppose the death penalty

(registration)The most recent was June 8, when authorities in Harris County, Texas, dismissed all charges against Alfred Brown. ... This is precisely the reason...

Liberals' Goodale visits Valley

(subscription) (subscription)Economic growth and democratic reform in Canada were hot topics at Liberal-led events across the Okanagan on Saturday. Ralph Goodale, deputy leader of...

Utah conservatives discuss religious liberty in wake of SCOTUS ruling on same ...

SALT LAKE CITY — While some celebrate the Supreme Court's ruling on same-sex marriage, others are gearing up for a new legal battleground, saying they...

With Sanders and Chafee in state, Clinton and O'Malley supporters on hand ...

(blog) (blog)Meanwhile, Clinton's team brought in several out-of-state surrogates to canvass on the candidate's behalf this weekend: There was Kennedy in Nashua, as well...

Decades of battles converged for momentous decision

Only Olson had the clout to write a Newsweek cover article — The Conservative Case for Gay Marriage — and his recruitment of Democratic lawyer...

Egregious delays on access-to-information requests must stop: Editorial

The latest compelling evidence that the act needs an overhaul comes from Liberal MP David McGuinty. He asked for a list of the five oldest...

Brogan-Kingery Wedding

She received her Bachelor of Arts in Art History degree in 2003, and her Master of Arts in Liberal Studies degree in 2009, both from...

Centrowitz in a class of his own at US track championships

“I thought I could go from zero to a hundred as well and kind of move with him and just have more on the homestretch...

Charleston: The Fourth Civil Rights Era?

There has been a lot of commentary on the flag issue, with a lot of people on the liberal side pointing out that this action,...

With court defeat, GOP health law effort now aimed at '16

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court's resounding rejection of a conservative attempt to gut President Barack Obama's health care overhaul won't stop Republicans from attacking...

Keeping score at U.S. Senior Open a major, old-school effort

“I'm not super conservative, I just think that some of the products that the USGA provides for its volunteer marshals should come from the U.S.,”...

The Hollywood Sex Abuse Documentary That You Almost Couldn't See

(Journalist John Connolly, whose reporting on Collins-Rector and DEN is featured extensively in An Open Secret, now recounts this effort instead.) While clips of Singer...