| Jun 18, 2012
| 5:35 PM
On the 200th anniversary of the U.S. declaration of war on Britain and its colonies, representatives of the United States, Britain and Canada gathered at Fort McHenry to sign a "declaration of peace."
"Much … has changed in 200 years," Navy...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 3:00 AM
It's been a rough month for Canada. America's biggest trading partner and overall non-jerk country just wants to sell some oil to its friends. Canada is sitting on a black-gold mine, but its oil sales are unable to keep pace with production -- a problem...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 2:51 PM
For generations, music students have been getting gold stars, certificates and other pats on the back from their teachers. But a budding musician with high marks in one state is not necessarily on the same level, judged by the same criteria, as a...
| Dec 22, 2011
In a victory for common sense, America's top trading partner has become the first country to bail on the Kyoto Protocol before the nearly $7 billion in noncompliance costs comes due next year. Thus ends a pointless and pricey exercise in martyrdom....
| Jun 28, 2012
As European leaders meet this week in an attempt to once again shoo reality away from the continent's respirator, countries outside the European Union are making it increasingly clear that they'll have no role in prolonging the charade.
Cyprus has just...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 3:50 PM
Tribal leaders and clerics from Iraq's Sunni heartland offered their conditional backing on Friday for a new government that hopes to contain sectarian bloodshed and an offensive by Islamic State militants that threatens to tear the country apart.
| Aug 15, 2014
| 10:46 AM
OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada is sending two military cargo planes to Iraq to help deliver weapons to Iraqi Kurds who are battling Islamic militants, Prime Minister Stephen Harper said on Friday.
The United States has asked European countries to supply...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 1:08 AM
The Sports Xchange
By Tom LaMarre, The Sports Xchange
Course Source: Lake Chabot, Le Chateau Montebello IN THE PUBLIC EYE: Lake Chabot Golf Course in Oakland, Calif.
THE LAYOUT: Lake Chabot reopened in April 2007 after completion of a much-needed...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 10:00 PM
The White House Press Corps has been questioning Press Secretary Josh Earnest on the effectiveness of the President's foreign policy efforts. In response to a question during the July 14 press briefing Earnest defended the administration's meaningful...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 3:51 PM
The Canadian government approved Tuesday the construction of a controversial pipeline that will connect Alberta's vast tar sands to the Pacific coast and growing Asian markets.
The Northern Gateway pipeline will carry 525,000 barrels of oil products a...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 3:58 PM
The conversation in Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi's office on Friday morning covered many topics: the start of free agency on July 1, the league's entry draft next week, off-season plans ... his dog.
But Lombardi's mind is always working several...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 6:25 PM
As it turned out, there was a center named Richards bought out in the NHL on Friday — only it was Brad Richards of the New York Rangers.
Not Mike Richards of the Kings.
The Kings decided against buying out the contract of Richards, according...