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Canada will get gender-neutral national anthem

"It is wrong for a country to tread on its heritage under history, even when some of those heritage symbols, songs and anthems may seem...

Ted Cruz, likable guy? He's working on that

Julie Pace and Scott Bauer, Associated Press ... Reid Ribble, a Wisconsin Republican who backs Cruz, recalled seeing the candidate playing tag with his daughters...

'Prince of Tides' author Pat Conroy dies at 70

The good feelings deepened when Conroy's cousin Ed Conroy, a 1989 Citadel grad, became the Citadel's basketball coach in 2006 — and within a couple...

'Our wages are too high,' says Trump

Washington Post (blog)Conservative Fox host Neil Cavuto, taking note of minimum wage demonstrators picketing the debate, asked Trump if he could support a hike in...

Trudeau is in as Canada's next prime minister; Harper and his Conservatives ...

(blog) (blog)Two of Harper's cabinet ministers, fisheries minister Gail Sheal and aboriginal affairs minister Bernard Valcourt, suffered landslide losses. Another opposition party, the New...

Vancouver, B.C., wants to regulate pot: Feds warn of “marijuana use and addiction”

(blog) (blog)“I am deeply concerned by reports that the City of Vancouver intends to discuss a proposal to regulate illegal drug dispensaries at an...

Florida Democrats look for a way to end election woes

Ted Deutch and Debbie Wasserman Schultz, both of South Florida, and Gwen Graham, who won in the conservative Panhandle, as potential 2018 statewide candidates. He...

It's Up For Grabs Now!

(blog) (blog)uttered the commentator Brian Moore, and Thomas slipped the ball past Bruce Grobbelaar into the Liverpool net. Unfortunately the ... Generally, LA tend...

Seattle, Portland law firms merge, forming new regional legal power

(blog)As well, added Graham & Dunn president Steven Miller, “This is a great move for our two firms because are cultures and clients are...

Forest Service backs off: No charge for news coverage in wilderness

(blog)The “Proposed Directive for Commercial Filming in Wilderness” — including fees up to $1,500 and fines as much as $1,000 — brought protests from...

Instant reaction: Seahawks beat Broncos (just), move to 2-1

(blog) (blog)The Broncos were struggling to sustain drives and suffered with a conservative approach in the first half (two draw plays on 3rd and...

Teen candidate makes run for WV House of Delegates

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — Saira Blair's geology exam was a breeze but her second test was 135 miles away. So, the 18-year-old West Virginia University...

National monuments: Will Obama channel Theodore Roosevelt?

(blog) (blog)The Republican-run U.S. House of Representatives has made only one tiny addition to the national wilderness preservation system — a network of dunes...

Around The NFC West – Week 2 And 3 Previews And Predictions

(blog)Denver will be returning with a much-improved defense that figures to make Wilson run more than he wants to as Von Miller and Demarcus...

Week 1 Starters & Benchwarmers

(blog) (blog)Even with Wes Welker serving his suspension and Emmanuel Sanders still working through a quadriceps injury, Peyton Manning won't just go conservative against...

5 things to watch for in New Jersey elections

Jeff Bell is trying to become the first Republican from New Jersey to be elected to the U.S. Senate since 1972. ... Cobb, who is...

5 things to watch for in New Jersey elections

Jeff Bell is trying to become the first Republican from New Jersey to be elected to the U.S. Senate since 1972. ... Cobb, who is...

US senators: Lax Canadian mine regulation endangers our salmon

(blog)An even bigger project, the $5.3 billion Kerr Sulphurets Mitchell mine, is planned by Seabridge Gold Inc. in the Canadian headwaters of the Unuk...

Supreme Court refuses to halt same-sex marriages in Oregon

(blog) (blog)Julie Engbloom, left, and Laurie Brown, right, get married by Judge Beth A. Allen at Portland's Melody Ballroom on May 19, after U.S.

Judge strikes down Oregon gay marriage ban — weddings begin

(blog) (blog)Julie Engbloom, left, and Laurie Brown, right, get married by Judge Beth A. Allen at the Melody Ballroom, Monday, May 19, 2014, in...

Haley's GOP opponent Ervin withdraws from primary

We need a compassionate conservative who can step up and make a difference." Sheheen has been in the ... Ervin, a Honea Path native, was...