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  1. MomentumWAITING for ObamaRead the original story

    2 min ago | American Reporter

    The fanatical Far Right, after taking a few days off to catch their collective breath, is back again - with a vengeance. Name anything that President Obama is doing, and this broken wing of a broken party will try to slap it down, unmindful that more than two-thirds of Americans support the President, with his popularity rising each week, according to several independent polls.


  2. St. John's offers NYC wing Sidney WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Rumble In The Garden

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  3. Stephen L. Carney 1952-2014Read the original story

    31 min ago | The Democrat

    Funeral service for Stephen L. Carney will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 19, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Emmetsburg.


  4. Oshawa's Jim Potter fighting his second warRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 |

    ... the one afternoon, sitting with the sun on my face." Jim, who will turn 90 on Nov. 1, was born in St. John's, Newfoundland, the youngest of six, the other five all sisters. "It's obvious what they were doing," he chuckles of the quest his parents ...


  5. New York Knicks Add Orlando Sanchez to Training Camp RosterRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Buckets Over Broadway

    The New York Knicks continued to add to their training camp roster Wednesday night. Phil Jackson announced the signing of undrafted rookie Orlando Sanchez, but the terms of the deal have yet to be disclosed.


  6. Lunches to back charity causesRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago |

    The first in a series of community lunches for charities and voluntary groups is on Saturday, at Weymouth Community Safety Centre on Radipole Lane - followed by another on October 21 at St John's Hall, Fortuneswell . The Dorset Community Action events are free but booing is essential.


  7. School bus hit in morning vehicle collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    Three students on their way to St. Teresa's School were on the bus at the time of the collision, but were not hurt.


  8. Toronto Mayor Rob Ford to undergo first round of chemo in coming daysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Windsor Star

    ... Great War. We asked Canadians to recite the poem as an act of remembrance. Victoria Jackman, of Mount Pearl, Newfoundland did. She continue reading Radio was in its infancy during the First World War. It was crucial to battlefield communications and ...


  9. City of Hamilton creating 'conceptual plans' for Anaster's Memorial SchoolRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Hamilton Mountain News

    Ancaster councillor Lloyd Ferguson and city staff will be hiring a consultant to design how Memorial School can be integrated into the village's downtown. Ferguson confirmed the deal to purchase Memorial School from the school board had closed and the city took possession of the property this week.


  10. How Ottawa, Gatineau rank among Canada's citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ottawa Citizen

    Ottawa and Gatineau each moved up one notch in The Conference Board of Canada's latest ranking of the relative attractiveness of Canadian cities to mobile workers and families. Ottawa scored second overall out of 50 cities when measured by a series of attributes that migrants find attractive, while Gatineau ranked 23rd.


  11. Members of Faith Lutheran Church in New Providence bake cookies for Newark soup kitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Three children of Faith Nursery School in New Providence hold bags of cookies that members of Faith Lutheran Church have baked for the St. John's Soup Kitchen in Newark. The children are, James Short, Kelly Naughton and Luke Cifarelli, all of New Providence.


  12. The Scoop on Jordan McRaeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Philadunkia

    On June 27th the 76ers announced they had officially acquired the draft rights to Jordan McRae , the 58th overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, from the San Antonio Spurs in exchange for the 54th overall pick. The announcement brought a big smile to a number of faces here at Philadunkia.


  13. North Harbour woman heads SAR centreRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Nor'Wester

    ... to the centre in Halifax began Aug. 1. The centre acts as the main hub for air and sea rescue off the coast of Newfoundland and Labrador, as far south as Baffin Island. She was on staff during the rescue of the Bradley Venture fishing crew two weeks ...


  14. The Canada-wide marchRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Nor'Wester

    On June 23, two former Canadian soldiers, Steve Hartwig and Jason McKenzie - along with veterans of the Croatian peacekeeping mission - started walking across On Sept. 9, they arrived in Newfoundland via Marine Atlantic and met with several members at the Royal Canadian Legion in Port aux Basques.


  15. Will the franklin avenue tide move east or south? Place yer bets.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Brooklynian

    Landlords have been shuttering storefronts, waiting for the tide to spill over from the Franklin Avenue scene and their rents to rise. It seems to me, two main commercial drags lie in wait: nostrand avenue , and franklin avenue south of eastern parkway.


  16. Rezori: Tom Marshall and the dances of the premiersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBC News

    Azzo Rezori has been working with CBC News in Newfoundland and Labrador since 1987, and reports regularly for Here & Now and other broadcasts. I came home from work, turned on the TV, clicked my way down the channel menu to CBC , and there he was on Here & Now: Tom Marshall, addressing a crowd of government employees gathered in the lobby of Confederation Building.


  17. Kiwanis Music Festival winners play in RockwoodRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Guelph Tribune

    Seven winners of the 2014 Kiwanis Music Festival of Guelph, ranging in age from 10 to 15, will perform during the Rockwood Mushroom Fest on Saturday Sept. 20. The performances will take place in St. John's Anglican Church, a 134-year-old stone heritage church located at 112 Guelph St. and Hwy.


  18. Knights hold charity yard sale Sept. 26-28Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    The Waynesville Knights of Columbus Council #15085 will host its annual charity yard sale Sept. 26 - 28 in the St. John the Evangelist fellowship hall, 234 Church St., in Waynesville.


  19. West Lothian parents raising cash to help 14-month old son with cerebral palsyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    Desperate parents are trying to raise cash for therapy for their young son who could choke every time he swallows. He suffers from evolving quadriplegic cerebral palsy and has a "weak swallow", which means he has to be tube fed because he could choke to death.


  20. Mount Pearl, union talks down to the wireRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    Talks between the City of Mount Pearl and its unionized workers are at a critical stage, with workers warning they could be locked out at any time. The city and CUPE, which represents almost 140 workers through local 2099, are expected to talk through Wednesday to resolve an impasse.