Behind Legislative Collapse: An Angry Vow Fizzles for Lack of a Viable Plan

Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, the majority leader, assembled a working group of 13 senators to draft the legislation — all of them male —...

WATCH: McCain Riffs on Graham's Phone Ringing, Cassidy's Tardiness

Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) about how he cannot support the current Senate ObamaCare repeal legislation. He said his decision is "largely guided"...

DORIS MORGAN

Doris Dixon Morgan, 84, formerly of Currie Rd., Candor, passed away Thursday, July 20, 2017 at Sandy Ridge Assisted Living in Candor. A funeral service...

Yukon Party's early performance shows governing is hard, and so is opposition

19, Lake Laberge MLA Brad Cathers took to Twitter to accuse the Liberals of flip-flopping on the Peel court case (for more on that, see...

Silver's second throne speech comfortably numb

The latest Liberal throne speech, delivered Thursday, sounded much like the party's election platform: promises of better relations with First Nations, better schools and health...

RCCC announces spring honors for students

... Amanda Burdette, Bryan Burke, Emmeri Cain, Stephen Carter, James Claiborne, Jennifer Coble, Brittany Cranfill, Seth Culp, Ruby Culp, Macy Currie, Alicia Davis, Sarah Denaux,...

The Blues need to discover the killer attitude that the Maroons have in spades

Blues legend Benny Elias caught a taxi from his hotel to Suncorp. Halfway there the driver ... Unbelievably they did it without Johnathan Thurston, Greg...

Yukon government weighs in on Ottawa's carbon tax plan

Instead of a tax, the focus should be on the development and expansion of renewable energy projects in Yukon, the party says. “We recognize that...

Frelinghuysen, Gottheimer are midterm targets

No, we're not talking about the 2017 campaigns for the next governor of New Jersey or even the battles that are shaping up here in...

Primary field set in Morris, NJ

Among many races around the state in this big election year — which include all Assembly and Senate seats in the state Legislature as well...

Trump has visited a Trump-branded property every 2.8 days of his presidency

If he continues to visit Trump properties at his current pace, he will have done so on 524 days of the 1,461 days between his...

Southern California weather forecast - Los Angeles, Orange County, Inland Empire, Ventura County

In Los Angeles and Orange counties, afternoon conditions will be marked by partly sunny skies as highs reach 69 degrees. Temperatures jump back into the...

Good ol' college try honoured at banquet

Golf: Josiah Dixon, Bognor, Ont., most valualble, scholastic; Lorelle Weavers, Burlington, leadership. Soccer, men's: Jordi Amores, Niagara Falls, most valuable; Andrew Currie, Woodstock, leadership; Branden...

Capital Area Human Services hosts event to address opioid epidemic and prevention

... Baton Rouge Drug Enforcement Administration assistant special agent in charge; Chemistry Manager of the Louisiana State Police Crime Lab Rebecca Nugent; William “Beau” Clark,...

On this day: April 7

2014: English model, TV host and journalist Peaches Geldof is found dead of a heroin overdose at age 25 in her Wrotham, England, home. She...

Prescription pills you no longer need? Get rid of them to help fight the opioid epidemic, recovering addict says

David Laxton, the clinic director for the Baton Rouge Comprehensive Treatment Center, said using methadone and Suboxone can make addicts more involved in their rehabilitation...

Bucknell's Sojka Pavilion hosting Lil Wayne on Saturday

LEWISBURG — Bruce Springsteen, Wiz Khalifa, Darius Rucker and Kanye West are just a few of the big names that have graced the stage at...

Silver's upcoming budget mid-term test

Expectations are high for Premier Sandy Silver's upcoming budget. By the end of April, it will be almost six months since he was elected premier.

Quick out of GOP primary for Assembly

The crowded Republican primary field vying for the 24th District's two state Assembly seats lost one contender on Monday after the candidate failed to file...

Madison parks officials remove beaver traps after complaints

PETA member Kent Stein wrote a letter to Mayor Paul Soglin and other city officials, saying body-gripping traps are inhumane as animals struggle for prolonged...

Gun Confusion

Some firearm owners prefer an inside-the-waistband holster to conceal and carry a firearm. Owners and managers of local gun stores say there's been a lot...

Greitens' campaign promises begin to bear fruit

The body failed to reach a compromise last year, and Greitens' predecessor, Gov. Jay Nixon, frequently lamented the lack of ethics reform legislation reaching his...

Liberals produce record spending warrant of $427 M

(subscription) (subscription)Opposition critic Brad Cathers said this morning Silver's use of his second special warrant goes against everything he has said and promised. He...

Silver announces super-sized special warrant 9

Yukon Premier Sandy Silver says the special warrant issued was necessary to keep the government functioning until the legislative assembly sits in April. Premier Sandy...

Yukon MLA asks Ottawa to press US to live up to Alaska Highway funding deal

"I'm just hoping this becomes a priority," Wade Istchenko, who represents the constituency of Haines Junction, said Friday. "The money has pretty much run out."...

Delaware legislators say they have votes to legalize pot

"We see it as a social justice issue," Henry said, describing the legislation as an effort to reform the criminal justice system by legalizing "something...

Legal threats forced out Liard First Nation returning officer

Lois Moorcroft resigned from the position of chief returning officer for the Liard First Nation. One of the candidates running for chief of the Liard...

Parental Instincts: How Parents Can Learn To Trust Their Gut

Shed the "shoulds": Part of tuning into your own parenting instincts comes from letting go of what you think other people expect of you, says...

Trevilians Schoolhouse's new home will be on the Sargeant Museum grounds in Louisa

“In each community, every five miles or so, there would be a little school, sometimes on somebody's private land,” Elaine Taylor, historical society executive director,...

Federal budget promises money for health, housing in Yukon

Bagnell said tourism is a mainstay of Yukon's economy. But Yukon Party interim leader Stacey Hassard was quick to criticize the budget this week, pointing...

Lawmakers considering soda tax to fund parks, invasive species battle

“It's an inconsistent and penalizing tax proposal for Montana businesses and consumers,” said Elaine Taylor, the president of the Montana Beverage Association. Jim Bennett, the...

Sandy Silver's first 100 days kind of a snooze-fest

The first 100 days are a critical time for a new government, especially one elected on a “change” mandate. Citizens get a powerful first impression...

Liard First Nation election postponed

Election committee co-chair Emma Donnessy wouldn't say why Moorcroft resigned. The committee is already looking for a replacement, Donnessy said. March 20 was the deadline...

Elections postponed again for Liard First Nation

The Liard First Nation elections have been postponed again. That's despite the chief and council's term having expired back in December. ​Elections were supposed to...

Former students remember Judy Steverson, legendary Leon High School teacher

Steverson's former students include Todd Smith, Tampa Tribune reporter who was killed in 1989 while investigating drug trafficking in the Peruvian jungle, and Doug Hattaway,...

Affidavit: Josh Jackson threatened to 'beat' women's player - WVVA TV Bluefield Beckley WV News, Weather and Sports

(registration) (registration)(AP Photo/Orlin Wagner, File). FILE - In this Nov. 25, 2016, file photo, Kansas guard Josh Jackson, center, gets to the ball before...

Rally in Middletown unites 'Right to Work' opponents

Union members, representatives and supporters from around the area gathered for a rally Tuesday, March 14 outside the IAM Local 1943 building on Crawford Street...

Spring sitting to begin on April 20

(subscription)The 34th legislative assembly will begin its first spring sitting on April 20, Premier Sandy Silver announced early this afternoon. By on ...

Will Yukon lose millions in federal dollars? Not a chance says premier

Yukon Premier Sandy Silver is dismissing fears raised by the opposition Yukon Party that the territory could miss out on millions of dollars in federal...

Yukon Party accuses Liberals of dismantling Yukon Housing board

“I've never heard of them dismantling a board entirely before.” Yukon Party housing critic Wade Istchenko said the board “basically can't govern” with no chair...

Pauline Hanson reveals One Nation's candidates for WA election

Candidates will be running for spots in the upper house in every region, while forty five will run for the Legislative Assembly. Senator Hanson presented...

McAllister Fund to help about 250

... 3501 Bennett Drive; Josephine Coleman, 2017 Poinciana Lane; Eddie Cooper, 263 N. Windsor Drive; Bolene Cotton, 6112 Louise St.; Geneva Covington, 813 Silk Lane;...

Check out outdoor events/hunting seasons for December

DEER/MODERN FIREARMS: Through Jan. 8, State Deer Area 3, either sex deer take allowed. DEER/MODERN FIREARMS: Through Jan. 8, State Deer Area 4, with/without dogs,...

Brayden Schenn's power-play hat trick leads Flyers past Stars for eighth straight win

31, 1997 and Jan. 3, 1998. Voracek has piled up 15 points during this Flyers streak. He's got the blazing hot stick on this club...

TGIF: 22 Things To Know About Rhode Island Politics & Media ...

It's starting to feel like winter, but the political beat continues to run hot. So thanks for stopping by for my weekly column. As usual,...

UM curators sign off on new School of Music building | Education ...

The University of Missouri is moving forward with design for a new School of Music after the Board of Curators approved plans Friday.and more »...

Victorian splendour arrives in Wrexham town centre with festive event

We've bought quite a bit already, and brought the whole family with me.” Elaine Taylor, from Wrexham said: “There's a lovely atmosphere and it will...

Yukon's new Liberal premier meets Justin Trudeau in Ottawa

Silver and Trudeau have met before, under vastly different circumstances. In 2013, Trudeau visited Whitehorse and sat down with his fellow Liberal, but it wasn't...

As Cambridge relationship experts brace for a surge in family break-ups over Christmas

Cambridge News - check out these 7 tips for ...Cambridge NewsRelate counsellor, Elaine Taylor at Relate Cambridge, says that pressures can become intensified during the...

Georgia executes 9th inmate in killing of father-in-law

Dixon's successor, Rick Currie, prosecuted Sallie a second time in Perry, Ga. “You can't retry a case in a small county. Everybody knows about it,”...