April 5, 2016

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PFLAG National honors Melissa Harris-Perry, Kristin Chenoweth, and Wells Fargo

Others appearing on stage included FINRA Chairman and CEO, Richard Ketchum, and Wells Fargo Securities President Jon Weiss, who was on hand to accept the...

Signs of a two way race in the Burrows constituency

Her dad is the Liberal MP for the area, Kevin Lamoureux, also a former MLA. Her father is helping his daughter on the campaign trail.

Only an inspiring, visionary leader can bring the NDP back from its spectacular failure

(blog) (blog)Others say they'll support him because there's no other candidate, because someone else could be worse, because we can always bring in a...

Tearful ex-MP Del Mastro loses appeal in election overspending case, to serve month in jail

OSHAWA, Ont. — Former MP Dean Del Mastro took off his tie, kissed his wife Kelly, whispered “love you,” and then gave the tie to...

Federal justice minister to attend $500-a-head Liberal Party event at law firm

NDP MP and critic for ethics and democratic reform Alexandre Boulerice said the federal Liberals need to reverse track right away. "I think the right...

Former MP Dean Del Mastro jailed after losing appeal in elections case

Former Conservative MP Dean Del Mastro lost his appeal of his election overspending case and was taken away to jail Tuesday, after an Ontario judge...

John Ivison: Brad Wall sought for federal leadership bid to prevent Conservative split

Leitch and Maxime Bernier will be first to break cover, presenting their papers to the party later this week. Both have signed up more than...

Dean Del Mastro loses appeal, sent to jail

Former Conservative MP Dean Del Mastro is pictured outside an Oshawa, Ont. courthouse to appeal his conviction over election overspending, on Tuesday January 5, 2016.

Twitter has won the rights to stream NFL matches this season. Photo: Jeff Chiu, AP.

Are conservative politicians better economic managers than their progressive counterparts? James Morley ... But Blinder and Watson have probably thought of even more possibilities and...

4 Maryland Races to Watch as Primary Elections Approach

Edwards and Van Hollen also have to deal with Democratic challenges from several other candidates: Freddie Donald Dickson Jr., Ralph Jaffe, Teresa C. Scaldaferri, Charles...

After Spectacular Failure, NDP Needs A Leader Who Can Inspire

National PostIt has been almost six months since the NDP's spectacular failure in the last federal election, and its precipitous plunge from first to third...

Former Tory MP Dean Del Mastro loses appeal in election overspending case

(blog) (blog)Former Conservative MP Dean Del Mastro is pictured outside an Oshawa, Ont. courthouse to appeal his conviction over election overspending, on Tuesday January...

Dean Del Mastro loses appeal, sent to jail

Former Conservative MP Dean Del Mastro is pictured outside an Oshawa, Ont. courthouse to appeal his conviction over election overspending, on Tuesday January 5, 2016.

Harper To Receive Farewell Tribute At Tory Convention As Leadership Race Heats Up

There's also the matter of the broader political landscape, said former Conservative cabinet minister James Moore, once rumoured to be eyeing a leadership bid but...

McColeman campaign cost more than $140000

Brantford-Brant Conservative MP Phil McColeman outspent nearly two-to-one the campaign of his nearest rival, Liberal Danielle Takacs, in last October's federal election campaign. Financial records...

Leadership races gears up as Tories plan convention-floor tribute to Harper

Next month's Conservative party policy convention will feature a farewell tribute to the former party leader and prime minister, closing the books on the Harper...

Former US Representative Grimm's partner to plead guilty: lawyer

A spokeswoman for Brooklyn U.S. Attorney Robert Capers and a lawyer for Grimm both declined comment. ... Grimm, a former Marine who subsequently worked as...

McConnell: 'Safe to say' no action on Garland nomination

Collins' comments come as GOP resistance is hardening against Garland -- as few are willing to break ranks from conservative activists willing to pummel anyone...

Voting strong throughout Wisconsin

As the polls closed in Manitowoc County at 8 p.m., County Clerk Lois Kiel said the day, overall, went “very well.” Long lines and wait...

Thomas Mulcair Hints 70 Per Cent Result In Leadership Vote Enough To Stay On

MONTREAL — NDP Leader Tom Mulcair is suggesting a 70 per cent result at his leadership review would enable him to stay on. Asked on...

Farewell to Harper, hello to leadership race

OTTAWA — Like Stephen Harper's favourite band the Beatles once sang — you say goodbye, and I say hello. Next month's Conservative party policy convention...

Teeing Off With Ben and Nick. The Masters Preview

You just play conservative. View and try to do you fancy would try to overpower the ball it was try to put the ball. Anywhere...

How the presidential contenders clash on religion

(blog) (blog)Billionaire Donald Trump admits the Bible is better than even his own best-selling book, The Art of the Deal. In regards to opposing...

Spending transparency should accompany new money for First Nations, say critics

That legislation, passed in 2013 by the previous Conservative government, requires public disclosure of financial statements and band council salaries. The law has already been...

Fort Hays State University announces fall 2015 graduates

Fort Scott: John Eric Olson, a Master of Science (English for speakers of other languages). BUTLER Leon: Alexander J. Muckenthaler, ... Logan Scott Bennett, a...

Blood for money debate takes off in BC after Health Minister fails to reject the idea

The union is calling on its members to lobby provincial governments to pass legislation banning payment to donors for blood or blood products. It recommends...

The Stuff Legends Are Made Of: A Review of Miles Ahead

At the end of the sixties, Davis and his longtime producer Teo Macero made liberal use of advancing technologies in recording, and with Davis' increasing...

Olive Films Announce June Titles

Directed and written by John Harlow (Dangerous Cargo), Appointment with Crime co-stars Herbert Lom (A Shot in the Dark) as the reptilian crime lord Gregory...

Doug Ford 'Perfectly Entitled' To Seek PC Byelection Nomination: Patrick Brown

TORONTO — Progressive Conservative Leader Patrick Brown says former Toronto city councillor Doug Ford is "perfectly entitled" to run for the party's nomination in an...

National Research Council axes massive reorganization — leaving staff 'sitting on their thumbs'

Kennedy Stewart, the NDP science critic, says morale is awful inside the NRC and the latest postponement “is just going to add to the confusion.”...

Turks And Caicos As Canada's 11th Province? NDP May Debate Idea

Former Conservative MP Peter Goldring has long pushed to have the Islands become Canada's 11th province. In 2013, Turks and Caicos premier Rufus Ewing poured...

Commons Confidential: Doppelgänger defect

Bevan did five years and five months, while the record-holder, Norman Fowler, chalked up five years and nine months during the Thatcher era. .... What...

Mulcair makes a pitch to labour ahead of NDP vote

The Globe and MailMPs Charlie Angus and Niki Ashton have refused to back Mulcair publicly. Among those who have stated support for the leader are...

John Robson: Where, oh where has the Liberal party gone?

Does anybody remember the Liberal Party of Canada? It may seem an odd question to ask given Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's current glamorous domination of...

Zimmer, Doherty top spenders in election campaign

Conservative MP colleagues Bob Zimmer and Todd Doherty outspent and outraised their competition both during and in the run-up to the 2015 federal election. Both...

Stricter mining oversight needed abroad says Liberal MP Mckay

Protesters demonstrate outside the HudBay Minerals Inc. annual general meeting in Toronto. Liberal MP John McKay is calling for stricter oversight of Canadian mining companies...

Early Supreme Court retirement leaves Liberals scrambling to fulfill 'transparency' promise

Once nominees Louise Charron and Rosalie Abella were named by the prime minister and cabinet, then justice minister Irwin Cotler publicly defended the choices before...

Early Supreme Court retirement leaves Liberals scrambling to fulfill 'transparency' promise

He is a close family friend of Liberal House leader Dominic LeBlanc, himself an Acadian lawyer from Moncton and scion of Pierre Trudeau-era cabinet minister...

'Canada rocks!': Neil Patrick Harris shares Tofino love on Instagram

Their weekend getaway coincided with the start of production in Vancouver on A Series of Unfortunate Events, the new Netflix series inspired by Daniel Handler's...

The Smithers question: why do we keep retrofitting progressive narratives in pop culture?

John [John Waters], after taking Marge, Bart, and Lisa on a tour of Springfield's scandalous past (Kent Brockman apparently pulled a Rosie Ruiz in a...

Maxime Bernier, Kellie Leitch Both Poised To Run For Conservative Party Leadership

OTTAWA — The starting gun sounded on the Conservative leadership race last month, but the coming party convention is really getting candidates moving. Popular Quebec...

McColeman spends over $141K in re-election

The highest spending Conservative was Stella Ambler in Mississauga-Lakeshore, who spent $221,077.62 in a losing effort. The highest spending NDP was Murray Rankin in Victoria,...

Middle America At The Dawn Of Outlaw Country

Yet right off the coast of this funny landmass was the "island" of Nashville, suggesting that, though it may have been geographically nestled in the...

Conservative leadership hopefuls preparing to start the race

Next month's Conservative party policy convention will feature a farewell tribute to the former party leader and prime minister, closing the books on the Harper...

Robert Mapplethorpe baffled conservative critics — and his own father

At 71, Harry Mapplethorpe was a retired electrical engineer and stolid conservative who was baffled by his son's homosexuality and bohemian lifestyle. It's a compelling...

Andrew Perez: The Tories need to change the tone (and draft a few new policies while they're at it)

In the immediate days following the Conservatives' defeat last fall, several outgoing Tory ministers blamed their loss on “getting the tone wrong,” tacitly implying their...

African-American Political Power: The Need to Transform Votes into a Revolutionary Program

Nonetheless, numerous militants from the period such as Malcolm X and Stokely Carmichael criticized the Kennedy administration for its failure to protect Civil Rights workers...

Shame on 'Washington Post' for a Coverup

He was Ted Yates, a brilliant, fearless ex-Marine combat correspondent in the Korean War, a conservative cowboy from Wyoming who teamed up as producer, to...

NDP craziness, Liberal shenanigans and the great conservative hope

Plus Brian talks to Ontario PC leader Patrick Brown about political fundraising and Liberal dirty deeds, the push for windmills in farm communities against the...

Berkshire Hathaway could go up another $90000, says Whitney Tilson

... analysts are scrambling to catch up. Bloomberg&#39;s David Ingles reports on &quot;First Up.&quot; ... In an interview with , long-time Berkshire investor Whitney Tilson,...