Memphis hires new police chief

The city's previous police chief, Kevin “Cal” Lauria, who was hired in June 2016, resigned last month after deciding to move to Grand Rapids to...

SUBPAC's First Force Master Chief Laid to Rest

(press release) (press release)“It is a humbling experience and truly an honor to be part of a memorial service for such a great American,”...

Weekend picks for book lovers: Jennifer Egan's 'Manhattan Beach'

What should you read this weekend? 's picks for book lovers include Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan and a newly discovered fairy tale by Mark ...and...

Stepping stone: East stuns Pisgah, 27-22

EAST FLAT ROCK — East Henderson shook the WNC football landscape on Friday night against visiting Pisgah. On a third down with 10 yards to...

Observer Food Monthly Awards 2017 - the winners in pictures | Life ...

The full rundown of winners at the Observer Food Monthly Awards 2017. The event was held at the Freemasons' Hall, London, on 12 October.and more »...

Manitoba's adviser on climate strategy racked up $60K in travel: NDP

. NDP legislature member Andrew Swan says the travel expenses — which include hotels, airfare, food and more — are on top of McLaughlin's six-figure...

Downtown Youngstown gaining 6 restaurants in 6 months

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Over the next six months, six new restaurants will be opening in downtown Youngstown — another indicator of the city's revitalization.

Woman OK after flipping car

The baggie contained approximately 1.5 grams of marijuana, according to the criminal complaint. Stimson was driving for Eric's Towing and Recovering, Robinette confirmed Thursday. Eric...

BC students allege overcharging, fraud by international recruiters

According to Erin Selby, who served as Manitoba's minister of advanced education and literacy when the law was introduced, ministry officials introduced the regulations after...

Penguins' White House visit with President Trump mostly steers clear of politics

“Ron, how about negotiating some of our horrible trade deals?,” Trump said. “Here's what I want: I want to get him. I would love to...

Protection order denied because danger wasn't 'imminent,' woman told

Two years ago, Storeshaw, with then NDP justice minister Gord Mackintosh, helped craft Bill 11, outlining changes to the Domestic Violence and Stalking Act to...

Bomber request, Sask pupil accepted

Education Minister Peter Bjornson recently announced the Public Schools Act will be amended to allow school divisions to hold at-large elections rather than splitting their...

Valparaiso police investigating death of pit bull found decapitated near train tracks

When the red and white pit bull went missing early Wednesday evening, they called police and reported it stolen from Jennifer Howard's home, where she...

Man killed roommate over relationship dispute and put his body in a dumpster, cops say

Eric Robinson, 46, was charged with first-degree murder a few hours after officers first responded to reports of a homicide at 7201 NW 15th St.,...

Ron Cook: A pulsating banner raising ceremony, but a flat conclusion

There was the introduction of the staff with the sights of Mike Sullivan, Jim Rutherford and, of course, Mario Lemieux nearly blowing the roof off...

Many eyes on Kinew as legislature resumes Wednesday

It should shock no one if Wab Kinew's first question to the government as Manitoba's official opposition leader Wednesday will be about health care. An...

Bjornson claims he was promised union job if he quit as MLA

Former NDP education minister Peter Bjornson says in court documents that he resigned his seat two years ago as a condition set by the Manitoba...

Former cabinet minister files lawsuit over job beef

Former NDP MLA Peter Bjornson has filed a lawsuit against the Manitoba Teachers' Society and its chief administrator, alleging he was offered a job on...

As Fed chief, Kevin Warsh would 'break with the old playbook'

Should President Donald Trump choose Kevin Warsh to run the Federal Reserve, he'll be getting someone who doesn't exactly fit the mold of the central...

MLA kicked out of NDP caucus over harassment allegations accuses party of double standard on Kinew

Flor Marcelino, who served as NDP interim leader before Kinew's election, still supports Saran. "In the grand scheme of things, and for those who know...

NDP has plenty of work ahead

In terms of generational change, the leadership contest saw Wab Kinew, a 35-year-old freshman MLA, defeat Steve Ashton, a 61-year-old political veteran who served in...

Letters: Sept. 22, 2017

I feel it is sad that Steve (Ashton) has resorted to American mud slinging tactics to try and win the leadership race! Digging in the...

Kinew pushes party unity as shadow cabinet unveiled

NDP caucus critics NDP leader Wab Kinew (centre) unveils caucus critics at the Manitoba Legislature in Winnipeg on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, along with NDP...

Kinew shuffles shadow cabinet amid no-shows

Then premier Greg Selinger faced two cabinet ministers, Ashton and Theresa Oswald, in a leadership contest in early 2015 and won. The party was crushed...

Manitoba NDP names new ag critic

Wab Kinew, who was elected Saturday as the leader of the opposition New Democrats, on Thursday named James Allum, the MLA for the Winnipeg riding...

Wab Kinew reveals his inner circle, Manitoba Opposition critics

Rookie Manitoba NDP Leader Wab Kinew has revealed who will serve as critics for Manitoba's Official Opposition. On Thursday, Kinew announced St. Johns MLA Nahanni...

Meteorite found in Qld Gulf tells secrets from 4 billion years ago

“But it will improve our understanding of how planets like Earth would have formed from collisions and mergers between smaller bodies in the earliest days...

Amid Kinew controversies, is Oswald an option?

... be in question when these kinds of inconsistencies in his stories emerge. In fact, it's doubtful Kinew is even electable as premier any more...

Songwriter Mark Selby dies of cancer

Mark Selby left Kansas to become a songwriter and solo musician in Nashville. He did that — and so much more. In addition to making...

Provincial deficit lower than predicted

... Dave Chomiak ($107,725), Greg Dewar ($107,578), Kerri Irvin-Ross ($102,871), Bidhu Jha ($101,309), Ron Lemieux ($102,756), Christine Melnick ($100,926), Tom Nevakshonoff ($102,835), Daryl Reid ($109,322),...

Kinew beats Ashton handily to become NDP leader

Six years later, Ashton finished third on the first ballot behind Selinger and Theresa Oswald and didn't throw his support behind either of the two...

Sarasota's Selby Library the 'cool' place to be

Without electricity since Hurricane Irma hit last week, Sarasota residents Sarah Hernandez and Johannes Werner have made the cool confines of the downtown Selby Library...

'No room for a learning curve': Steve Ashton makes the case for why, finally, he should lead the NDP

It took 10 elections to knock Steve Ashton out of his northern stronghold in Thompson, but there is an Energizer Bunny quality to the man.

More Support for Wab Kinew

WINNIPEG, MB. – Former NDP Minister of Labour Erna Braun announced she will be supporting Wab Kinew in his bid for the leadership of the...

Kinew, Ashton line up more support

Erna Braun, a former NDP labour minister, will support Kinew's bid to lead the Manitoba NDP, as will UFCW Local 832, Manitoba's largest private-sector union,...

Tennessee Titans: Jon Robinson might have made misstep with Eric Decker

Robinson apparently got caught in a bidding war against himself for the services of wide receiver Eric Decker. The Titans signed Decker to a one-year...

Vikings back Michael Floyd's kombucha tea defense in Arizona. WR says team encouraged its consumption.

Vikings chief operating officer Kevin Warren wrote a letter to Floyd's attorney, Robert Feinberg, who attached it to a defense motion urging Scottsdale City Judge...

Tri-State STEM+M Academy has ribbon cutting ceremony, tour

Shah and board member Jennifer Howard, Dr. Scott Howard's widow, unveiled a design for a plaque featuring Howard that will grace the school. Jennifer Howard,...

Smyth and Chief run with Norquay School students

The event was sponsored by the North Point Douglas Seniors Association and the Winnipeg Aboriginal Sport Achievement Centre. Hundreds of students ran along with Smyth...

Critics Say US Is 'Sleepwalking' Into Wider Role in Syria

“The Obama administration's policy, which was to focus solely on ISIS, kept the harder question about what to do about Russia and Iran and Assad...

Ron Cook: Marc-Andre Fleury won't be forgotten in Pittsburgh

Mario Lemieux is the most popular Penguins player, his many amazing accomplishments on the ice enhanced by his success as team owner. Bettis, Stargell and...

Membership motivation a mystery for Manitoba NDP

Former cabinet minister and former Thompson MLA Steve Ashton was coy last week about potentially making his third bid for the leadership, saying only that...

Buncombe, Asheville property transfers for June 1-13

7 Winding Road, $165,000, Erin Christine Garcia to Jennifer Call. » 54 White Ash Drive, $802,500, Christina and .... 194 Selby Drive, $320,000, Stephen G...

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The Journal News | LoHud.com9 tips for surviving a summer home renovationThe Journal News | LoHud.comChange can be hard. And when it comes to renovation...

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SÜDKURIER OnlineWechsel bei Caritativem Förderverein LöffingenSÜDKURIER OnlineDie Kontaktdamen Andrea Braun, Erna Egy, Helga Furtwängler, Rita Willmann, Christel Vogt, Inge Riedlinger, Jutta Bausch und Heidi Meichel-Duttlinger...

At Sarasota School Board meeting, conflict over charter schools

Rick Scott, the Sarasota County School Board will distribute $9.3 million in capital funds from property taxes to charter schools, up $5.5 million from this...

Kinew Selling Tons Of Memberships

Kinew has received numerous endorsements during his campaign, including Nancy Allan, Andrew Swan, James Allum, Nahanni Fontaine, Matt Wiebe, Daniel Blaikie, Bill Blaikie, Judy Wasylycia-Leis,...

Council to consider efforts to remove dams, clean up Mahoning River

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Youngstown City Council will be asked to spend $83,000 to improve the Mahoning River — which is not the open sewer...

Dave Molinari: Early 1990s champs had even more talent than Penguins' current crop

That team featured no fewer than five Hall of Famers — Lemieux, Ron Francis, Bryan Trottier, Joe Mullen and Larry Murphy — and would have...

Gerrard wants to lead Liberals a second time

Flor Marcelino remains the interim leader for another three months. However, while Marcelino was present throughout the evening Tuesday at Bernadette Smith's byelection headquarters, she...