April 17, 2016

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Learning to appreciate Evan Turner - Today's Fastbreak (blog)

Today's Fastbreak (blog)Learning to appreciate Evan TurnerToday's Fastbreak (blog)And then I thought about [Michael Jordan] passing to Steve Kerr. And I thought, 'Well .... Indiana...

Breitbart: Trump Campaign Accuses Cruz Team of Delegate 'Attack' in Georgia

Donald Trump's campaign accuses the team for presidential rival Sen. Ted Cruz of orchestrating an "attack" to secure delegates around Georgia – whose primary contest...

If You Love John Oliver, These 7 Hilarious Political Comedians Are Right In Your Wheelhouse

If you like Oliver overall but lean a little more conservative, Dennis Miller might be the comedian for you. Miller is a political comedy vet,...

Missing for Conservatives in Quebec: Excitement

... any candidate — that might excite Conservatives in the province. One might have thought Maxime Bernier would be that candidate. Bernier, a Quebec MP,...

Michael Den Tandt: Liberals' pragmatism makes opposition's job tougher

It is a development the Conservatives in particular will rue, as they'd held out great hopes for a self-inflicted immolation on the scale of John...

Is the absence of Liberal MPPs hurting Windsor?

“It's good (local NDP MPPs) to make their case, but they are not in government caucus and that's problematic. And not only are they not...

Healing has already begun, local NDP president says

(subscription)Neither former Thunder Bay-Rainy River MP John Rafferty nor Thunder Bay-Superior North candidate Andrew Foulds attended this weekend's convention but they had both expressed...

Liberals reopen debate 11 years after Martin government opted not to join US ballistic missile defence

Two years ago, Conservative and Liberal members of the Senate defence committee, including retired general Romeo Dallaire, unanimously called for Canada to join the U.S.

Donald Trump Fast Facts

March 15, 2013 - Makes a speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), calling the country a "a total and complete mess." June 1,...

Donald Trump Fast Facts

March 15, 2013 - Makes a speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), calling the country a "a total and complete mess." June 1,...

Letters: The new doctors' contract threatens diversity in the medical profession

SIR – On March 31, we read with huge disappointment the Department of Health equality impact assessment of the new junior doctors' contract. The results...

The election, as we predict it

CTV NewsExpect the Tories to romp in rural Manitoba while scooping up Winnipeg's suburbs. Don't be surprised if Selinger has great difficulty even winning his...

Ousted Transbay Center exec exits with big perks

Maria Ayerdi-Kaplan (left) and S.F. Mayor Ed Lee kick off the transit center construction in 2011. ... Charity case: The fight over the future of...

Stakeholders head to Ottawa to push single-sports betting

Windsor MP Brian Masse, who is leading the charge, feels hopeful the bill will become law this time around given a number of things have...

Border agency audit uncovers shoddy screening of incoming rail shipments

The Liberal government is looking at ways to improve scrutiny of Canada's border agency.The office of Ralph Goodale says the government is examining how best...

New Behind-The-Scenes Photos And Character Bios For 'Captain America: Civil War'

Tony Stark/Iron Man — Tony Stark is a different man — he's made an honest assessment of the recent events with Ultron and, in a...

State proposals on LGBT rights push business into spotlight

FILE - In a Thursday, April 14, 2016 file photo, Paypal President and CEO Dan Schulman listens during a Global Connect Initiative event, at the...

Jean anxious about impact of Leap Manifesto

Former NDP MP Malcolm Allen, who lost to his Liberal rival in Niagara Centre in last year's election, said the party's challenge at this point...

Recap: JLD Returns to SNL

Bernie Sanders mentioned he was “one of the poorest members of the Senate,” so Colin Jost sets him up as a “cartoon opposite” of the...

Blumenthal: 'We Ought To Be Deporting Felons And Criminals, Not Hard-Working Families'

“We ought to be deporting felons and criminals, not hard-working families and that's what the Supreme Court has an opportunity to do,” Blumenthal told WCBS...

A list of premiers since Manitoba became a province

1872-1874: Henry Joseph Hynes Clarke (non-partisan). 1874: Marc-Amable Girard (non-partisan). 1874-1878: Robert Atkinson Davis (non-partisan). 1878-1887: John Norquay ... 1900-1915: Rodmond Palen Roblin (Conservative). 1915-1922:...

Sex scandal leads for calls to oust Alabama governor

As calls for the conservative Republican's resignation mount, the variety of investigations underway are heading into "it's not the crime, it's the coverup" territory. "Robert...

CBC Ottawa's news quiz for week of April 11

Take this week's news quiz here. 1 of 10. (House of Commons). Liberal MP Nick Whalen was caught rolling his eyes in the House of...

Local MP pushing for national pharmacare

That's because unlike other nations, we don't buy our drugs in bulk — and NDP MP Don Davies says we should rethink that policy. “We're...

BWW Review: HAY FEVER Is A Hilarious Look At When Bohemia Meets High Society

With no particular reference to any particular era, the audience is invited to witness a bizarre weekend in the country with the self-centered bohemian Bliss...

Rangers have a chance to add the Scottish Cup to the Championship title and Challenge Cup

James Tavernier and Nicky Clark failed to convert from the spot for Rangers, while Callum McGregor and captain Scott Brown could not hit the target...

A Charmed Life: David Cameron, the fast-tracked Teflon Tory (Part Two)

However, helped once again by a very friendly media, and in particular the Murdoch press - which thought it of the utmost importance that we...

Grizzlies expert sees a Spurs forfeit as Memphis' best chance

They started to get it together—a trade of Beno Udrih for Mario Chalmers worked wonders, instantly providing the best backup PG the Grizzlies have had...

Alabama is no stranger to sex scandals. It just never expected one from this guy.

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — In the mortuary of disaster that is Alabama politics, it is important to note that Gov. Dr. Robert J. Bentley is still...

SCI publisher Jim Wexell posts odds on the Pittsburgh Steelers' first-round pick

Pool (10-1) -- I'll put the rest -- Javon Hargrave, Chris Jones, Noah Spence, Corey Coleman, Vernon Butler, Kendall Fuller, all of them -- into...

Now Bronwyn Bishop has gone, where are the women?

John Bradshaw Carlingford. Helicopter manufacturers and their shareholders are very disappointed Bronwyn Bishop failed to again become a political contender. The share market is expected...

Candidates go head-to-head at the Althing

The Lerwick South representative resigned from the organisation on Monday with immediate effect after questioning chairman John Tulloch about its recent decision to support Scott...

Anthony Housefather filling big shoes as assisted suicide bill looms

Anthony Housefather was already under pressure when he was elected as the Liberal member of Parliament for the Quebec riding of Mount Royal. His predecessor?...

Sunday Herald Holyrood Hot Seat Interview Welcome to RuthLand - a world of Red, White and Blue where the union ...

FOR a Tory in Scotland, Ruth Davidson has had a fairly good week. A poll on Tuesday found far more voters thought the Scottish Conservative...

Carl Luebsdorf: How did Cruz become alternative to Trump?

But he faltered in South Carolina, finishing third amid signs he was having trouble broadening his base beyond evangelicals and other conservatives whose influence diminishes...

Pfeifer: A fresh set of eyes

John Pfeifer From the Publisher; 12 hrs ago; 0 ... Oh, you'd likely prefer it if we bother your "too liberal" or "too conservative" neighbor...

A roof over their heads

If you're a conservative, just look at the dollars. The numbers ... Grand Junction City Councilor Duncan McArthur has come around to the idea that...

Ted Cruz takes all 14 delegates at Wyoming convention

After his speech to the convention, Cruz attacked Trump's decision not to appear in the state, saying: 'The reason he decided not to show up...

Election 2016 — State House District 25 hopefuls tout conservative values

Steve Gooch of District 51, which covers a small corner of northeast Forsyth, will face fellow Republican John Williamson. District 27 Sen. Michael Williams will...

School trustee candidates weigh in on topics

Candidates are challengers Beth Cooper, Barbara Going, Patrick Flaherty and Rudolf Tankink, and incumbents are Jeff Gray, Ann Janikula and Laura Vukasin. Janikula said late...

Great Falls summer program registration opens Tuesday

Summer camps include Kiddie Kamp for children entering kindergarten and first grade, Kid's Camp for children entering grades 2-3, Explorer Camp for children entering grades...

Ace Frehley hospitalized with exhaustion after show

A post on his website and Facebook page says he was admitted to a hospital after Friday's show at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre...

Campaign Life Coalition presents pro-life analysis of candidates for April 19 Manitoba Provincial Election

The organization also notes that most Progressive Conservative Party and the Manitoba Party candidates have failed (or refused) to respond to their questionnaire and “Therefore,...

Sen. Mike Lee home sale didn't violate campaign finance laws, FEC says

SALT LAKE CITY — The Federal Election Commission has found that Sen. Mike ... Lee has been focused on advocating his conservative reform agenda and...

Burton plots left alliance to prop up Kenny's minority government

Also in attendance were her would-be successors Alan Kelly, currently Labour's deputy leader, and Brendan Howlin, who wants the top job without an election. Howlin's...

With friends like these: Brown wearing MacLaren's buffoonery

... about phantom MacLaren supporters, with several pictures taken from the Internet with fake names and glowing endorsements posted to his website to illustrate what...

Missouri resolution highlights Republican base divide

Onder said the measure is an attempt to protect religious liberties and was supported by socially conservative entities such as the Missouri Family Network, the...

AREA COLLEGES: Bridgewater State baseball team wins doubleheader

In the opener, the Bears got RBI hits from Scott O'Brien of East Bridgewater in the third inning and a game-winning single from Brandon Hoyle...

Meet the wealthy donors who are pouring millions into the 2016 elections

Wealthy donors are giving record sums this cycle to super PACs, which can accept unlimited contributions from individuals and corporations. These groups are not allowed...