August 13, 2014

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Hug summit for Obama, Clinton

The “hug summit” finally took place Wednesday night. President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton mingled amiably at a party on the elite vacation enclave of...

Kildee says Snyder will find 'history will not treat you well' over marriage ban

U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee recently compared Gov. Rick Snyder to segregationist George Wallace for the state's continued enforcement of a ban on same-sex marriage —...

Kildee says Snyder will find 'history will not treat you well' over marriage ban

Weiser would not comment directly on the nature of Cruz's visit, but submitted this written statement to The News: “I am proud to have Senator...

Clinton and White House try to shrug off split

Fox News VINEYARD HAVEN, Mass. — In yet another twist in their complex and heavily scrutinized relationship, Hillary Rodham Clinton and President Barack Obama did their...

Bernard Schoenburg: Springfield lawyer Don Tracy running radio ads promoting ...

Page 3 of 3 - MARTY GREEN of Springfield, a Republican and vice president of government relations for the Illinois CPA Society, has been friends...

Celine Dion cancels Manila, Japan concerts due to husband's health

Naoperahan lang last year at under observation/recovery pa nga naman. AkoyPagpagLover ... LAAAAOOOOSSSSSS pa lang kasi, pag-laos na laos na tsaka cya mga concert dito….

State Lawmakers Headed Back to Raleigh for Final Votes of Legislative Session

“Because the short session cannot go on indefinitely, the Senate will meet on Thursday to once again take up an adjournment resolution. We are hopeful...

Annual Safety Day Held in Bethel Township

BETHEL TOWNSHIP -- Hundreds came out to the annual safety day in Bethel Township Wednesday.Parents and kids were treated to free school supplies, everything from...

Ritter celebrates Democratic state Senate 20th District primary win over Satti

When Ritter won the Democratic endorsement at a convention in May, some Montville delegates at the convention, including Town Committee Chair and Town Council Chairman...

Lynchburg planners recommend policy for conservation easements

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) -- Two years ago, Bruce Poliquin kicked off his U.S. Senate campaign at a tea party event and courted voters within the...

Casting Net: Gal Gadot to play Ryan Reynolds' wife in 'Criminal'

... • Gal Gadot, the Israeli actress who will play Wonder Woman in Zack Snyder's Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, has joined the all-star...

Comcast Accused of Wooing FCC Commissioner w/ $110K Dinner

The donations were disclosed in a filing to the U.S. Senate by Comcast and were pledged in May. A month later in June, Commissioner Clyburne...

On the Books: Christian bookseller pulls celebrity pastor's titles

The pastor has long been extremely polarizing, with The New York Times Magazine calling him, in a 2009 article, “one of the most admired—and reviled—figures...

Armed Robber Hits Taco Bell on Salem in Dayton

DAYTON -- Dayton Police are searching for an armed robber who jumped over the counter of a local Taco Bell and made off with an...

Obama on vacation! What all the carping is really about. (+video)

New York Times At a briefing Wednesday on the swanky Massachusetts island, deputy White House press secretary Eric Schultz deflected questions on the unusual “vacation from...

Ex-doctor pleads guilty in overdose deaths

After charges were filed in January, Valuck's patient files were seized and later examined by another osteopathic physician, Dr. Arthur Douglas Beacham III, who testified...

Let's make rules and enforce them

SENATORS MIKE DUFFY and Patrick Brazeau and former senator Mac Harb already face charges; a criminal investigation is ongoing concerning expense claims by Pamela Wallin...

McConnell says wife won't resign from board

Town Hall Yahoo News reported last week that Elaine Chao, McConnell's wife and the former labor secretary under President George W. Bush, joined the Bloomberg Philanthropies...

Middletown Delays Laying Off Firefigthers

So in anticipation of losing even more, the fire chief will roll out a new staff model next week. Three firefighters in a station would...

Can Hillary Play This Game?

Evidently, the “hugging it out” will take place on a golf course on Martha's Vineyard, where, on Wednesday evening, Clinton and Obama will both be...

Tough Call: Journalism That Shook The Leaders Of The World

By LARRY SMITH. IT'S been 42 years since the Watergate break-in that eventually forced US President Richard Nixon from office, after an investigation that has...

WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Judge will not stay ruling on voter ID law

That was when Les Aspin won a Democratic primary over current Secretary of State Douglas La Follette by just 20 votes -- and that was...

County voters mirror congressional vote

Duffy on Nov. 4 will face a challenge from Democrat Kelly Westlund of Ashland, who defeated Houlton farmer Mike Krsiean, 78-22 percent. Districtwide, Westlund had...

Des Moines-bound 'Monument Quilt' tells stories of abuse

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ABC Family's CHASING LIFE Hits Series Highs in Key Demos

At 8 o'clock, "Pretty Little Liars" emerged as Tuesday's #1 cable TV telecast at 8 o'clock for the 105th-consecutive original telecast in Females 12-34 (1.1...

AG Investigating Price Gouging Complaints in Toledo

Mike DeWine has now sent letters to 58 businesses, asking them to justify their prices during the crisis. Earlier this month, nearly half a million...

Cocktail chatter with Barack and Hillary

“There's less than meets the eye,” said former Sen. Bob Kerrey (D-Neb.). ... Chelsea Clinton grew up in the White House and attended the prestigious...

Gun group snubbed at signing of law it helped to pass

Reuters Wallace previously called the legislation "phenomenal" because it covers aspects of mental health, school safety, crime, and addresses the National Instant Criminal Background Check System,...

" Bizarre 'Overtime' Election in Just Two Precincts in Hawaii's Democratic US ...

" Bizarre 'Overtime' Election in Just Two Precincts in Hawaii's Democratic US ... (blog)A very bizarre situation is occurring right now in the Democratic U.S.

Minn. primaries: Republicans pick Johnson, McFadden for top offices

Businessman McFadden swept to an easy victory over state Rep. Jim Abeler, setting up a big-dollar fall matchup with Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Elsewhere in...

Alaska Election Offers Two Chances to Vote for Dan Sullivan

San Clemente City Councilman Bob Baker and his 2012 campaign sign. ... Senate candidate Sullivan moved to the state in 1997 and worked part of...

POLITICAL HAPPY HOUR: August 13, 2014

“So much for celebrating the historic nature of this bill,” Jim Wallace, GOAL's executive director said in a statement. “We worked tirelessly on this bill...

In Briefing, White House Details Working Vacation - Martha's Vineyard Gazette

Martha's Vineyard Gazette In Briefing, White House Details Working VacationMartha's Vineyard GazetteHe said the President was looking forward to seeing Mrs. Clinton this evening, when they...

A Nigerian Horror Story With No End in Sight

In the early evening of April 14, 2014 at a secondary school in the serene village of Chibok in Eastern Nigeria, all hell broke loose.

Senator Art Eggleton to speak at Atlantic Summer Institute 2014

“With decades of experience in municipal and federal politics in Canada, Senator Eggleton brings his unique perspective on issues of income inequality, poverty, and health”,...

NC Legislature Could Wrap Up Work Session Soon

Both the House and Senate have scheduled daily floor meetings for Thursday. The House's No. ... The Senate also would have to agree to any...

Temporary foreign worker changes side-swipe fashion industry

Denise Batters and George Baker discuss Senate committee hearings on Bill C-36, and. Senators on Canada's prostitution laws. 8:15. Denise Batters and George Baker discuss...

Michelle Obama Might Never Show Her Face In A High School Again After What ...

If we get enough conservatives into the Senate, we can regain control of this out of control dictatorship by Obama, and his band of misfit...

How scared should Americans be of the Islamic State?

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC), a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, is taking the threat seriously. In fact, he's scared stiff. In an interview...

Soapbox: Libertarian Laube wants to oust Fitzgerald

NOTABLE: Laube, who has master's degrees in civil engineering and business administration, is a Libertarian Party candidate who said Wednesday it's time to impose term...

Onex Says Deal Market Warming as Proceeds Set for Record

He resigned his position in May 2013 after accepting sole responsibility for writing a C$90,000 ($82,000) check to help Canadian Senator Mike Duffy repay improperly...

Opinion: Disasters happen. Americans get warned. Canadians, not so much

... have, because the federal government isn't funding Environment Canada to perform what should be one of its main roles: keeping Canadians alert to danger.

Opinion: Disasters happen. Americans get warned. Canadians, not so much

Everybody complains about Canadian weather, but at least we don't get hit by as many tornadoes as the Americans do. Which is perhaps why we're...

California Governor Jerry Brown and Legislative, Agricultural, Water ...

USA TODAY August 12, 2014 - SACRAMENTO - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr., Senate President pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins and more than...

Court: Virginia same-sex couples can marry starting Aug. 20

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) -- Two years ago, Bruce Poliquin kicked off his U.S. Senate campaign at a tea party event and courted voters within the...

Harper marks Indian independence day in Mississauga

Lead by Senator Asha Seth and Brampton-Springdale MP Parm Gill, the Indian Independence Day gala was hosted by the Canada-India Friendship Group, a local community...

Home News Harper marks Indian independence day in...

Lead by Senator Asha Seth and Brampton-Springdale MP Parm Gill, the Indian Independence Day gala was hosted by the Canada-India Friendship Group, a local community...

Patrick and Van de Putte joust over debate date

(blog) (blog)AUSTIN— State. Sens. Dan Patrick and Leticia Van de Putte, the two candidates running for lieutenant governor, agree on this much:They're OK to...