Nunavut Inuit, government officials, gear up for devolution

Nunavut Premier Peter Taptuna admitted to MLAs in Nunavut's legislature March 1 that talks “were moving slower than expected.” But that hasn't affected the deadline...

PK Subban showing Nashville he knows how to make entrance

NESN.comThe Nashville Predators took their new All-Star defenseman on a whirlwind trip around town that featured Subban jumping on stage at a renowned honky-tonk to...

The Shot to Start it All: How CoBL came to be

The early season games that Pitt hosted at the Peterson Events Center that 2007-08 season weren't exactly awe-inspiring: Houston Baptist, in its first year as...

War veteran now battles for fellow Marines, soldiers

Want more news? Sign up for free newsletters to get more of the Statesman delivered to your inbox. Calling upon two who have also worn...

Scorecard: Deontay Wilder shows power, heart in win

The crazy part about Diaz, coming off a very questionable decision loss to former junior welterweight titlist Lamont Peterson in October, being forced to eke...

Who are the highest paid police officers, firefighters in Bayonne?

Bayonne Fire Chief Keith Weaver, who was promoted from deputy fire chief to fire chief in March, comes in third at $207,558. ... Fire Chief...

Will Johnny Manziel play football again? Better yet, does he want to?

Something like this, they feared, was inevitable: "Johnny Football," whose audacity and air of invincibility at Texas A&M produced a national phenomenon and delivered the...

Gjoa Haven MLA visits grieving parents of baby whose death is under investigation

The MLA for Gjoa Haven says the parents whose baby died in his community are getting much needed community and family support. Tony Akoak visited...

Live Updates: Baton Rouge Law Enforcement Officers Shot

Mike Pence of Indiana. In a statement later in the afternoon, Mr. Pence echoed Mr. Trump's call for better leadership. Offering prayers for the victims,...

Stenson wins duel with Mickelson to claim British Open

Stenson's final stroke of this major masterpiece was a 20-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole at Royal Troon that tumbled into the cup on...

Heika: Impressions of Stars recent draft picks, and which could make an NHL-level impact this season

(blog) (blog)Mike Heika recently held a chat to talk all things Dallas Stars. Here are some highlights: Not sure if you were at the...

Local boy makes good in Tour of Lawrence

Will Peterson; 5. Joshua Stevens; 6. Aaron Siebert; 7. Aaron Hansen; 8. Vince Hess; 9. Thomas Lewin; 10. Bryce Fulton. Men's Category 3: 1. Braxton...

Felix Diaz announces arrival with beating of Sammy Vasquez

Diaz (18-1, 8 KOs) was a much tougher assignment on paper and beat Vasquez pillar to post. The 2008 Olympic gold medalist, coming off a...

Are Democratic lawmakers 'jumping ship' from Legislature?

But a pack, mostly Democrats, is hoping to leave the Capitol by winning other elected offices. Eight Democratic lawmakers and nine total legislators are aiming...

Another baby death in Nunavut under investigation

Nunavut's minister of health says his department and the coroner's office are investigating another baby death, this time in Arviat. The baby was under the...

'Doing OK': Gjoa Haven beginning to heal after baby's death

"The people directly affected — they've been talking to them and helping them out and also anyone who needs to speak to them was invited...

Nunavut baby death report credited for quick response to latest tragedy

"I was notified very shortly after the incident occurred and the department already had the ball rolling," George Hickes said Wednesday. On Tuesday, Nunavut's health...

Nunavut baby death report credited for quick response to latest tragedy

Minister George Hickes says recommendations contained in a report into the 2012 death of a 10-month-old boy helped ensure that the latest tragedy was revealed...

Pursuit Channel HD Signs Multi-Year Carriage Agreement with Verizon Fios

... ARO TV; Primal Instinct TV; Reaper Outdoors; Bloodline with Alex Rutledge; Silent Draw Outdoors; The Best of the West; Destination TQ; Horns and Hooks...

Base Bulletin

- Week of July 14Schriever Air Force BaseThe Military Retiree Activities office holds a luncheon at noon the second Thursday of each month at the...

Santa Fe Trail Ranch Rodeo win goes to Chase County team

Andy, Callie and Randy Jones were joined by Pate Collins, Justin Peterson and Luke Rush as team members. The team of Eight Over Quarter Circle...

Minister McKenna visits Yellowknife, Northwest Territories

... Minister of the Environment and Natural Resources Government of Northwest Territories, Wally Schumann, the Minister of the Environment Government of Yukon, Wade Istchenko, and...

Minister McKenna visits Yellowknife, Northwest Territories

(press release) (press release)... Minister of the Environment and Natural Resources Government of Northwest Territories, Wally Schumann, the Minister of the Environment Government of...

Nunavut investigating after baby dies in Gjoa Haven

The minister of health is investigating the recent death of a baby in Gjoa Haven, Nunavut, as a "critical incident." "In keeping with the Department...

GN inks deal with Kitikmeot Inuit to build deep sea port, road

Nunavut premier Peter Taptuna and Kitikmeot Inuit Association president Stanley Anablak sign a memorandum of understanding July 9 in Cambridge Bay, formalizing both parties' cooperation...

Ottawa appoints yet another negotiator to talk Nunavut devolution

Premier Peter Taptuna says he's pleased with the appointment of a new federal devolution negotiator after the process stalled under the previous government. (FILE PHOTO).

Low wages, lack of suitable buildings part of Nunavut's daycare problem

This spring in the Nunavut legislature, Education Minister Paul Quassa said his department is starting to review the Child Day Care Act. He said the...

Johnny Cueto, Chris Sale to start MLB All-Star game in San Diego

AL manager Ned Yost's batting order has Houston second baseman Jose Altuve leading off, followed by Angels center fielder Mike Trout, Baltimore third baseman Manny...

AUTO RACING: Speedway hosts midseason championships

Keith Higginbotham, a recent feature winner, took the early lead with James Rosenthal, Billy Foster and Billy Smith trailing. Foster and Rosenthal tangled coming out...

Blue Angels 70th celebrations resume with Solos in the City

The U.S. Navy Blue Angels kicked off a week of events surrounding the Pensacola Beach Air Show on Monday evening with a special forum featuring...

King County deaths (7/1/2016)

Edgington, Dorothy Dean, 91 , of Lake Forest Park, May. 25. Lonski, Nora Marion, 94 , of Seattle, May. 25. Marcellis, Andrew George, 86 ,...

2016 MLB All-Star Game: Starting lineups, start time, TV listings, live updates

Tuesday night at Petco Park in San Diego, baseball's biggest stars will convene for the 2016 All-Star Game. The American League is 15-4-1 in the...

Federal environment minister to hold public town hall in Yellowknife park Monday

Catherine McKenna is meeting with the environment ministers from the three territories: Wally Schumann from the N.W.T., Wade Istchenko from Yukon and Joe Savikataaq from...

Watch Johnny Marr Cover the Smiths With Last Shadow Puppets

Former Smiths drummer Mike Joyce wrote on Facebook that he was in the audience. "So I'm at The Last Shadow Puppets gig tonight and Johnny...

Federal gov't appoints lead negotiator for talks about Nunavut's devolution

But Paul Okalik, MLA for Iqaluit-Sinaa and a former member of cabinet, says that although he's encouraged by the resumption of devolution talks, he's worried...

/CORRECTION from Source -- Environment and Climate Change Canada/

... Minister of the Environment and Natural Resources Government of Northwest Territories Wally Schumann, the Minister of the Environment Government of Yukon Wade Istchenko, and...

Jay Z drops new track 'Spiritual' in response to police brutality

"Punch (TDE) told me I should drop it when Mike Brown died, sadly I told him, 'this issue will always be relevant.' I'm hurt that...

Homewood police investigate prostitution operations

The police department's vice narcotics unit is “actively taking measures to combat the rise of online prostitution where the meeting places are set up in...

The Dormant College Football Rivalries We Most Want to See Come Back

(blog) (blog)Meanwhile, quarterbacks are fleeing College Station faster than you can say “YESSIR,” leaving the Aggies with little reason to be optimistic entering 2016...

Buffalo Grove preaches leadership, versatility during summer ball

After going 9-18 last season, Buffalo Grove was 10-5 in summer league play as of Friday, July 1. Are the Bison turning a corner? "I...

Dodgers Dugout: Five ways to improve the All-Star game

So, if you wanted to see Reggie Jackson or Johnny Bench, the All-Star game could be your only chance. Now we can see almost every...

Accessing federal help a challenge without MP Hunter Tootoo, says Iqaluit mayor

The office is committed to seeing constituency issues managed no differently than before." Nunavut Premier Peter Taptuna reaffirmed his support for Tootoo in an email...

NBC names Mike Tirico host of 2016 British Open coverage

“From Royal Troon to Rio to the NFL, and that's just the start.” It should be noted that it won't be the same assignment for...

12 Hall of Famers Mike Trout has surpassed in career WAR this year

Trout is now only the seventh player in big-league history to make five All-Star teams before his 25th birthday, following Mickey Mantle, Al Kaline, Johnny...

Indictment list

Keith A. Gibson Jr., 30, Thornville, receiving stolen property. Howard L. Hall, 37, ... Ryan M. Wynn, 23, 2371 Peterson Road, illegal conveyance of drugs...

Gurus or Frauds? With proliferation of private QB coaches comes important question: how much does it actually help?

He also happens to be the father of Mike Bobo, who was Georgia's offensive coordinator at the time and has long been considered one of...

High-tech, made-for-Nunavut community freezer on its way to Sanikiluaq

"I don't think it's been used in the last 15 years," said Hudson Bay MLA Allan Rumbolt, who represents Sanikiluaq in the Nunavut legislature. The...

Barclays Traders Face Unwanted Benchmark on Prison Sentences

Last year, hedge fund founder Magnus Peterson was sentenced to 13 years in jail for fraud. ... "He did not play the leading role, or...

Homewood police target prostitution at hotels; 6 detained and released

Alabama's News LeaderPolice say a series of undercover stings at Homewood hotels led to the detention of five women and one juvenile. The women were...

Homewood police detain several suspects in two prostitution stings

HOMEWOOD, Ala. (WIAT) — Homewood Police hope two undercover prostitution stings will discourage that type of crime in the city. Sergeant Keith Peterson of the...