From the ashes

Updated at 03:32 - It’s difficult to say what legacy the 2013 Lac-Mégantic train disaster will leave decades down the road. For residents of the...

Workers comb through debris after a train derailed July 9, 2013 causing explosions of railway cars carrying crude oil in Lac-Megantic, Quebec. — Canadian Press file photo

Cheers & Jeers

Updated on July 06, 2015 - Jeers: to crying wolf — even when it’s not intentional.The RCMP issued a plea last week after responding to 20 false alarms in the...


Game of Ches

Updated on July 03, 2015 - Ches Crosbie has been rejected as a candidate for the Conservative Party of Canada. No word yet on whether lambs are lying down...


On the attack

Updated on June 30, 2015 - It’s a curious little exchange: maybe telling, or maybe just an example of what happens when you’ve let your viewpoint harden into...


Greece upheaval

Updated on July 04, 2015 - In the not-so-tectonic shift towards world corporatism, fault lines seem to arise at an increasing pace.

Drilling the cavity

Updated on July 02, 2015 - “OK, Houston, we’ve had a problem here.” That’s the actual, oft-misquoted sentence uttered by Apollo 13 astronauts when the space...


Cheers & Jeers

Updated on June 29, 2015 - Jeers: flip-flopping won’t fly. In a speech to the St. John’s Board of Trade on Nov. 12, 2014, Premier Paul Davis touted the...

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A ray of sunshine from a dark corner of the world.

James,  July 07, 2015, 13:47

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