• Evotec To Buy Just Biotherapeutics For Up To US$90 Mln 21 May 2019 02:04 Evotec SE (EVTCY.PK,EVOTF.PK) said that it agreed to acquire Just Biotherapeutics Inc. based in Seattle, WA, USA for up to US$90 million or about 81 million euros including potential performance-based earn-out components expected within the next three …
  • Australian Market Drifts Lower, Led By Tech Stocks 21 May 2019 01:56 The Australian stock market gave up early gains and is declining on Tuesday following the negative cues overnight from Wall Street amid fears of an intensifying U.S>-China trade war after the U.S. crackdown on Chinese telecom giant Huawei. Tech stocks …
  • Letters to The Province, May 21, 2019: Useless, feel-good lower speed limit is about politicians justifying their existence 21 May 2019 01:39 Coun. Pete Fry during the Vancouver city council vote to consider a motion regarding a pilot for safer, slower streets at city hall on May 14. NICK PROCAYLO / PNG Like any bureaucracy feeling idle or vitalized from an election, Vancouver council is …
  • Times Editorial - This is no time to let yourself be distracted by Iran 21 May 2019 01:36     Those smarter than the author of this editorial would simply say it’s the latest example of the “military industrial complex” rearing its ugly head.     In simpler terms, it’s just the latest attempt by those in power to distract the masses with the …
  • Editorial: Extremist attitudes on abortion get us nowhere 21 May 2019 01:34 Democracy depends on compromise, but compromise is in short supply in our highly polarized country. From immigration policy to taxes to public spending, our politicians are locked in a zero-sum approach. The public has organized itself into various special …
  • Korean shipbuilder to launch Philippines’ first missile-capable frigate on May 23 21 May 2019 01:29 Keel-laying ceremony for BRP Jose Rizal in 2018./ PHILIPPINE NAVY SEOUL, South Korea — Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) is set to launch the first of two missile-capable frigates of the Philippine Navy on Thursday, May 23. Navy public …
  • Alvarez not giving up on death penalty, divorce bills 21 May 2019 01:29 MANILA, Philippines – Former speaker Pantaleon Alvarez is far from giving up on his pet bills as he vowed to refile proposed laws reimposing the death penalty and instituting absolute divorce and dissolution of marriage in the Philippines. “Yes, so with …
  • Winter may be coming for HBO's streaming subscriptions, but it doesn't have to for your news organization - Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard 21 May 2019 01:28 There is apparently a television program out there called “Game of Thrones” that is quite popular, and I’m told its final episode aired last night. To all of you who wished someone who is not currently sitting on the Iron Throne would be sitting on the …
  • Is It ‘Climate Crisis’ or ‘Climate Change'? The Guardian Updates Its Style Guide 21 May 2019 01:14 The Guardian is changing the way it writes about environmental issues. In an update to its house style guide reported Friday, the paper now recommends writers use "climate emergency, crisis or breakdown" instead of "climate change" and …
  • Holder's Schilling for Obama Leaves Him Vulnerable 21 May 2019 01:05 Democrats began blasting Attorney General William Barr from the moment he announced the Justice Department’s probe into the roots of SpyGate, the 2016 counterintelligence operation launched against the Donald Trump campaign. But the most surprising and …
  • Energy’s Future Splits Indian and Australian Polls 21 May 2019 01:05 By David Fickling | Bloomberg May 20 at 8:24 PM Who decides the future of energy – the producers, or the consumers? It’s a question that’s been asked at least since the 1970s, when the growing muscle of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and …
  • Editorial: Are we confusing medicinal cannabis and dope? 21 May 2019 01:04 A Horizon Research survey of 1156 New Zealanders, commissioned by licensed medicinal cannabis company Helius Therapeutics, has reportedly found that 14 per cent of us will definitely try to access medicinal cannabis products when they become more widely …
  • NASS Coverage: Outrage greets ‘satanic guidelines’ for journalists’ accreditation 21 May 2019 01:02 Olusola Fabiyi, Sunday Aborisade and Ade Adesomoju There was outrage on Monday over  stringent conditions  rolled out  by the National  Assembly management that would  prevent journalists from covering the ninth National Assembly. The management, in a …
  • Mometasone, Tiotropium Do Not Top Placebo in Mild Asthma 21 May 2019 00:31 MONDAY, May 20, 2019 -- For patients with mild asthma with a low sputum eosinophil level, outcomes do not differ significantly for mometasone or tiotropium versus placebo; and budesonide-formoterol is superior to albuterol for prevention of asthma …
  • EDITORIAL – The return of the Cayman Islands Classic 21 May 2019 00:20 Months before the tip-off of the third-annual Cayman Islands Classic, we are confident in declaring at least one winner: Cayman’s blossoming sports tourism industry. Eight US college basketball teams and a thousand or more loyal fans are expected to arrive …
  • Editorial Comment: Women’s Parly quota system extension progressive 21 May 2019 00:11 The Herald The gender equality narrative often evokes different emotions and reactions whenever it is tabled for discussion at different forums and spaces. In spaces where patriarchal remains deep-rooted, concerns are often raised on whether gender …
  • 'That does incite violence': Palaszczuk 'crosshairs' image prompts press council complaint 21 May 2019 00:10 Updated May 21, 2019 09:51:57 The Queensland Government has complained to the Australian Press Council after the Sunshine Coast Daily newspaper published a picture of Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk in crosshairs. Key points: The Sunshine Coast Daily is …
  • Trump won't win Wisconsin again -- Mark Quinn 21 May 2019 00:00 Our moderate Wisconsin State Journal was right on the money in Wednesday's editorial citing President Donald Trump as the problem for Republicans and their election prospects. President Donald Trump, center, along with then-Gov. Scott Walker, left, and …
  • Palaszczuk 'in crosshairs' image prompts press council complaint 20 May 2019 23:33 Updated May 21, 2019 09:29:57 The Queensland Government has complained to the Australian Press Council after the Sunshine Coast Daily newspaper published a picture of Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk in crosshairs. Key points: The Sunshine Coast Daily is …
  • Editorial: Police, aiding and abetting molestation by priests 20 May 2019 23:22 It was a conspiracy and someone should pay. Attorney General Letitia James is the one to make sure it happens. As disturbing as it is to know that Buffalo police and the Catholic Church were engaged in a depraved and illegal policy to shield priests from …
  • Editorial: The value and the danger of “Climate Change Adaptation” programs 20 May 2019 23:19 Readers may well wonder about the “danger” mentioned in this headline.  The value of climate change adaptation is obvious to the well-informed: it will help willing residents and their communities better survive the extremes that climate change is bringing …
  • May 20th Playbook 20 May 2019 22:46 Written by Sy Snyder Former VP Joe Biden held a rally in Philly on Saturday calling for unity as he criticized the current presidential administration, while Trump is set to have a rally of his own in Montoursville tonight. Here is the Playbook.   Biden …
  • State ed commissioner: Don't appoint Buffalo School Board 20 May 2019 22:33 State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia would not be in favor of a Buffalo Board of Education that was appointed by the mayor. “I just don’t think that’s a better system,” Elia said. “We have a long-standing – centuries-standing – tradition of having …
  • Scathing Washington Post editorial rips GOP for not having the courage to stand up to Trump 20 May 2019 22:31 On Monday a scathing editorial in The Washington Post ripped the GOP for consistently selling out to President Donald Trump. A lone Republican, Rep. Justin Amash (R-MI) spoke out against Trump and said that special counsel Robert Mueller’s reports confirms …
  • Pritzker's gas tax: Well, it's not a soda tax so, good to go? 20 May 2019 22:11 Nearly two years ago, voters in Cook County rebelled against taxation. It was a rare galvanization. Overtax our income, we’ll shrug. Overtax our property, we’ll acquiesce. But add 68 pennies to a bottle of soda and you’ve unleashed a “Game of Thrones”- …
  • EDITORIAL: US-Iran row threat to peace 20 May 2019 21:49
  • The Payday Loan Sharks Operate On Wall Street Now 20 May 2019 21:33 The Loan Shark Protection Act would limit the interest charged on credit cards to 15 percent. A 15 percent cap would be too low — naively too low. Too bad the bill’s sponsors, Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, weren’t more careful, …
  • Washington on right path to truly help troubled youth 20 May 2019 21:29 Washington lawmakers this year honored the memory of Rebecca Hedman by fixing the law they passed in her name more than 20 years ago. The state is taking steps to no longer incarcerate children who have committed no crime, only run away from home or …
  • Fear grips journalists as National Assembly releases tough accreditation guidelines 20 May 2019 20:44 The Nigerian National Assembly has released stringent guidelines for fresh accreditation. This is coming barely two weeks to the inauguration of the 9th National Assembly. In a guideline released by the management on Monday and signed by the Director of …
  • Editorial: Do we really need selfies in the voting booth? 20 May 2019 20:13 More Headlines MADISON, Wis. - It was probably inevitable that the combination of phones with high quality cameras and social media web sites would result in a seemingly irresistible need to photograph ourselves everywhere doing everything. Our culture …
  • Rail passenger president urges support to keep Amtrak running 20 May 2019 19:44 Rail passenger advocates Saturday in Cut Bank made arguments that the federal government should be increasing, not cutting back, its investment in Amtrak. Rail Passengers Association President and CEO Jim Mathews said during RPA's Northwest Division …
  • EDITORIAL: Only gradual car parts ban makes sense 20 May 2019 19:30 Monday, May 20, 2019 21:00 By EDITORIAL A second hand spare parts shop at Grogon garage in Nairobi on Friday. Seventeen categories of imported parts will be banned. PHOTO | SALATON NJAU | NMG  The Kenya Bureau of Standards (Kebs) has, without doubt, …
  • EDITORIAL: Vet posho mills 20 May 2019 19:30
  • Al Jazeera suspends two journalists over 'truth behind the Holocaust' video 20 May 2019 19:16 Qatari state-funded broadcaster Al Jazeera has suspended two journalists for producing a video claiming the number of Jews killed in the Holocaust had been exaggerated and exploited by the Zionist movement. Al Jazeera took down the video posted Friday on …
  • Self-inflicted ash storm engulfs Osceola County Commission | Editorial 20 May 2019 18:58
  • Editorial Cartoon: Breaker of chains – and names 20 May 2019 18:47 Large master bedroom. Huge walk in closet. Master bathroom. Kosher kitchen. Female house. North Oakhurst Drive. $2,500/ month. (310) 595-4650 • Roommates-Shared Room 221 S. Doheny Dr, Beverly hills Amenities: control access, on site parking , on site …
  • EDITORIAL: EMPLOYING GUILE AS A VALUED STRATAGEM 20 May 2019 18:23     Newton’s third law of Physics states that, “for every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction.” Based on my observations, this statement can be applied not only to the field of science but also to our interactions as human beings. Newton’s law …
  • Breaking: National Assembly sets stringent conditions for accreditation of Journalists 20 May 2019 18:22 The Management of the National Assembly has set stringent conditions for the accreditation of journalists that will cover the Ninth Assembly. The National Assembly released the stringent conditions less than one week after the Clerk of National Assembly, …
  • APS Announces New Officers, Councilors for Coming Year 20 May 2019 17:45 Newswise — Rockville, Md. (May 20, 2019)—The American Physiological Society (APS) is pleased to announce its new leadership: President Meredith Hay, PhD, FAPS; President-elect Linda Samuelson, PhD, FAPS; and Councilors Sue Bodine, PhD, FAPS; Jason Carter, …
  • Editorial: Starts with rifts 20 May 2019 17:34  No one could neglect importance’s, credibility and effectiveness of parliamentary and other democratic organs in the civilized world. Such states and its people have achieved these institutions and made it stable and acceptable after prolong efforts and …
  • Editorial: Quiet confidence in the tourism sector 20 May 2019 17:31 EDITORIAL: Across small and medium size businesses grumpiness is rising at compliance obligations and there's pessimism about revenue outlooks. But there's one sector that is a conspicuous bright light. A MYOB survey showed 45 per cent of tourism …
  • Al Jazeera Suspends Two Journalists for Holocaust Denying Video 20 May 2019 16:47 Photo Credit: Twitter screenshots English vs. Arabic videos on Al Jazeera AJ+ The Qatar state-funded broadcaster Al Jazeera on Sunday announced that it has taken disciplinary action and suspended two of its journalists over video content produced on the …
  • Arab News columnist Camelia Entekhabifard appointed editor of Independent Persian 20 May 2019 16:33 LONDON: Al Jazeera’s youth channel AJ+ Arabic has drawn widespread condemnation over a video that was branded “Holocaust denial” for claiming the Jews exaggerated the scale of the genocide to help establish Israel. After widespread public anger, the Qatar- …
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  • Editorial: Willy Street, Dane Arts and Pheasant Branch 20 May 2019 14:04
  • Editorial: Cheers and Jeers — May 20 20 May 2019 13:35 Cheers ... to MILO — My Impact Lifts Others — the after-school club that blends traditional and autistic students. Working together on a Soap Box Derby car helped to show club members what they all have in common: having fun. Jeers ... to the increase in …
  • Editorial: We're in the solution business - Willy Street, Dane Arts and Pheasant Branch Conservancy 20 May 2019 13:13 Editorial: Willy Street, Dane Arts and Pheasant Branch More Headlines MADISON, Wis. - Looking back at last week, we recognized several examples of problem solving, the likes of which we are tracking as an editorial agenda item this year. The first is the …
  • Editorial: False 'facts' and false premises threaten women's health 20 May 2019 13:13 President Donald Trump often criticizes what he calls "fake news." His mischaracterization of reporting that reveals his wrongdoing and incompetence is deception designed to fool some of the people some of the time. Unfortunately, some of the …
  • Editorial Cartoon: As goes 'Bama so goes Carolina 20 May 2019 12:55
  • Editorial: The FDA is on a collision course with the courts over imported execution drugs 20 May 2019 12:34 The Justice Department has added another level of confusion to the nation’s already muddled capital punishment system, advising the Food and Drug Administration that it lacks the authority to regulate the importation of drugs used in lethal injections. As …
  • [Editorial] Fiscal health concerns 20 May 2019 08:43 In a fiscal strategy meeting last week, President Moon Jae-in reaffirmed his plans to continue to expand government expenditure. “It is urgent to solve structural social problems such as low growth, bipolarization, the low birth rate and the rapid aging ( …
  • [Editorial] N. Korea to respond positively to food aid and SK businessmen’s Kaesong visit 20 May 2019 08:17
  • [Editorial] It is our duty to fully investigate the truth of the Gwangju Democratization Movement 20 May 2019 08:17
  • Editorial Cartoon (May 20, 2019) 20 May 2019 07:39
  • Editorial: End the bloodshed 20 May 2019 06:46 In the wake of recent US bombing against a police convoy at Helmand causing lives to at least 17 including local commander, wide range unrest and panic is escalating in parts and parcels of the country. Beside former President Hamid Karzai, the incident is …
  • EDITORIAL: Charter schools show they can replicate success at new campuses 20 May 2019 05:33 Creating something successful and replicating that success at scale are two different things. The good news for students is that a new study shows some charter schools can do both. Creating something successful and replicating that success are two …
  • Editorial: The fact that day-care facilities are not a norm in our parliament is shameful 20 May 2019 02:55 May 20, 2019 AMERICAN online payment giant PayPal will not be coming to Pakistan, a Senate committee was told last week. Despite... Updated May 20, 2019 Three decades ago, Benazir Bhutto became the first elected leader in the world to give birth in office. …
  • Editorial: 'It's time to face reality and step up no-deal planning' 20 May 2019 01:46 On Thursday, the UK voters face the absurd prospect of picking deputies for a parliament which makes laws for an entity they are intent on leaving. This surreal election comes because the UK's political leaders cannot agree on the Brexit terms - and by …
  • Editorial: The numbers tell the tale in Buffalo schools 20 May 2019 01:03 For a window into just how complicated it is to run a school district as large and diverse as Buffalo’s, consider a couple of recent stories in The News: • Even as enrollment in the district’s schools has been declining, the number of teachers and staff …
  • EDITORIAL COMMENT: US$500million facility to stabilise prices, tame black market 19 May 2019 23:34 The Chronicle THERE has been a surge in parallel market rates of late, triggering massive price hikes and an erosion of disposable incomes. Businesses, most of whom source their foreign currency on the black market, have been hit hard and are passing on …
  • Editorial: Emefiele’s reappointment: A break with tradition 19 May 2019 23:21 Generally, public policies and government actions, more often than not, are a function or product of tradition, which is an established way of doing things. The reason is that tradition makes for stability and predictability in conduct and expectations. …
  • Editorial: The biggest chunk of your tax bill is up for a vote 19 May 2019 22:50 On Tuesday, voters in Riverhead and Southold towns will go to the polls to vote on school district budgets. Several districts are offering propositions along with their budgets, and voters will need to read those closely before making a decision,  For …
  • Editorial Comment: Time to deal with price madness is now 19 May 2019 22:40 The Herald The move by Government, through the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) to stabilise the interbank exchange rate through a US$500 million draw down facility is laudable. The facility starts being drawn down today. Suffice to say, the facility raised …
  • Forum Editorial: We don’t value green space enough 19 May 2019 19:37 We’re referring, of course, to Beaton Farm, a modest patch of open space near the Sheyenne River and 19th Avenue South, an area that is becoming increasingly congested from development. Park board members approached the West Fargo Planning and Zoning …
  • Editorial: 'European elections at a critical time'   19 May 2019 18:06 0 Comments Editorial: 'European elections at a critical time' Independent.ie With some justification, the elections to the European Parliament on Friday are considered to be the most important for some time, probably in the history of the European …
  • Editorial: District 1 needs representation on County Board 19 May 2019 15:24 No voice when the proposed property tax levy must be certified to the state in September. No voice when the budget is finalized in December. No voice when big issues come up for a vote. READ MORE: Goodhue County commissioners don't name Allen's …
  • EDITORIAL: Economic growth and agricalture inseparable 19 May 2019 14:50 Tanzania is in the middle of its parliamentary budget session in the nation’s de jure capital Dodoma slap-bang in the middle of the sprawling country of some 56 million souls.... read more... Published By: The Citizen - Today Toa Maoni yako hapa - Add your …
  • Editorial cartoon (1): May 19, 2019 19 May 2019 12:05
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  • Canton Repository Editorial Board members answer your questions at Belden Village Mall 19 May 2019 10:51 Staff report Sunday May 19, 2019 at 5:40 AM Coffee and conversation event is Friday morning at 10:30 a.m. at Belden Village Mall. Free coffee and thoughts for citizen and readers. Have a burning question you would like to ask the Editorial Board of The …
  • [Editorial] Food aid 19 May 2019 09:19 The South Korean government is poised to send food aid to North Korea at a time when denuclearization talks between the North and the US need a fresh boost. It is doubtful, however, that the donation alone would be able to draw Pyongyang back to the …
  • NWA EDITORIAL: Trail, baby, trail 19 May 2019 06:28 "The purpose of this Conservation Easement is to ensure that the Brooks-Hummel Nature Reserve will remain forever predominantly in its present condition as a nature park preserving the natural habitat as much as possible, with the City of Fayetteville …
  • Editorial Comment: Engagement key to development 19 May 2019 06:15 Editorial Comment The initiative by Chitungwiza’s new mayor Lawrence Maiko to meet residents to get feedback on issues to do with service delivery and to share views on developments in the town is a commendable move. The mayor says he has embarked on this …
  • Editorial: Courts must answer evil act 19 May 2019 06:12 A new member of the family was coming. A baby boy: Marlen Ochoa-Lopez and Yovani Lopez’s boy. Nine months pregnant, Marlen already had a 3-year-old son who now would have a brother. Marlen, 19, was doing the things that parents do when they’re bringing a …
  • EDITORIAL: The little engine that couldn’t 19 May 2019 04:35 “Government programs, once launched, never disappear.” Ronald Reagan said. “Actually, a government bureau is the nearest thing to eternal life we’ll ever see on Earth.” The 40th president’s words continue to ring true. Consider California’s bullet train. …
  • EDITORIAL COMMENT: Fight against corruption is for everyone 19 May 2019 03:42 The Sunday News PRESIDENT Mnangagwa has always spoken against corruption and has implored every Zimbabwean to shun the evil practice. Speaking in a special Independence Day interview, the Head of State and Government said the various hurdles in …
  • Editorial: Kaira’s son's death — In the age of information, empathy should not become the casualty 19 May 2019 02:44 ON Friday, PPP Punjab president Qamar Zaman Kaira’s son was killed in a car accident, along with his friend. To lose a child is one of the greatest sorrows to befall a parent, and messages of condolence began pouring in. Along with these expressions of …
  • Editorial: Grand visions on Buffalo's waterfront 18 May 2019 23:06 The visions for a transformed Buffalo waterfront could have been much more modest. Say there had only been a “Buffalo Million” from the state, or that the development of Canalside stopped progressing four or five years ago, or the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. …
  • Tribune editorial: There is indeed $40 million of need for Utah’s homeless 18 May 2019 22:53 It’s the dawn of a new era for homelessness in Utah, and Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox is drawing a hard line. Cox, who heads the state’s Homeless Coordinating Committee, delivered the news this week that the state will fund less than half of the $40 million in …
  • Editorial: SMA sufferer's fight for care 18 May 2019 17:58 EDITORIAL: Today we have highlighted the plight of a young Kiwi expat in Australia looking to come home. But she has a degenerative disease alleviated by a new drug that Australia funds and New Zealand does not. Natalie Edwards, 16, will need to come home …
  • Up there, Earth looks serene -- State Journal editorial from 50 years ago 18 May 2019 16:47 This State Journal editorial ran on May 20, 1969, two months before American astronaut Neil Armstrong took the first step on the moon: It looked like a child’s marble floating in space. A blue, green and white glassie that gods might use in an interstellar …
  • Editorial Cartoon (May 18, 2019) 18 May 2019 16:10
  • Editorial: Week in Review — May 18 18 May 2019 14:26 Pushing through the pain A $2.47 million project to revitalize and beautify downtown Massillon with a more visitor-friendly facade has its critics. Some believe the streetscape effort, billed as a rebirth that will spur economic development, is an …
  • Editorial: Thanks to the award-winners and all those who protect the public's safety 18 May 2019 12:04 Commissioner Stephen Wantz closed his remarks Wednesday during the annual Public Safety Awards by saying, “We should say thank you on a regular basis for those who run in when others run out.” Yes we should. Wednesday, which was Peace Officers Memorial Day …
  • Editorial: Thumbs up 'Nope to Dope' walk, Tech Center project moving forward, farmers market season 18 May 2019 11:00 THUMBS UP: This morning at 9, those in recovery, friends, advocates and supporters will gather at Triangle Recovery Club at 2 N. Court Street in Westminster, listen to a speaker and then trek all the way down Main Street and back for the fourth annual “We …
  • EDITORIAL: Official must act restraint 18 May 2019 09:21 What for all practical purposes amounts to a tiff between National Assembly Speaker Job Ndugai and Stephen Masele is as uncalled for as it is ill-advised and embarrassing. Mr Masele is a member of the Tanzania’s National Assembly as well as a member of the …
  • EDITORIAL: Improve organisation of mainland footbal league 18 May 2019 09:21 The Tanzania Mainland Premier League (TPL) will climax on May 28, when all the 20 participating club teams will be in action at different venues across the country. Traditional football archrivals Simba and Young Africans (Yanga) are virtually neck-and- …
  • Editorial: One way to end bickering about death penalty 18 May 2019 06:49 The Supreme Court justices’ tempers are showing. In an unusual written exchange released Monday, conservative members of the court — divided over a Texas death penalty case — argued about whether the court was right to halt the execution of Patrick Henry …
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  • EDITORIAL: Nevada moves to stop innovative medical facilities 18 May 2019 04:55 It makes sense that Nevada’s existing medical care providers want to handicap new competitors. That doesn’t mean elected officials should be doing their bidding. In a cut-throat, protectionist sort of way, it makes sense that Nevada’s existing medical …
  • Editorial: Fresh thinking on ex-offenders will strengthen our economy 18 May 2019 04:39 Some central Indiana businesses, exasperated by the struggle to find qualified workers, are mining a new source of talent—ex-offenders. We’re pleased to see this trend unfold—and we credit the Indy Chamber for helping to accelerate it. Chambers of commerce …
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  • EDITORIAL: Yes, even killers deserve due process 18 May 2019 03:39 Yukoners who don’t spend a lot of time focused on the justice system here likely missed a really important concession made by the Yukon government in court earlier this month. The territory finally acknowledged that the Whitehorse Correctional Centre (WCC) …
  • Editorial: Project could eventually be a life-saver in Kelly 18 May 2019 03:31 Voices quivered. Eyes, in some cases, were red either from tears, intensity of frustration or both. It was a Tuesday night in Kelly, the small community of about 200 — and really just about every one of them — packed into the church by the highway, the …
  • EDITORIAL – A good time to re-discover Discovery Day 18 May 2019 02:51 “Since pre-Columbian Amerindians are not known to have visited the Cayman Islands, the history of the islands and their people effectively began on 10 May 1503, when Christopher Columbus and his men were the first Europeans to sight and describe Cayman …
  • Editorial: DASB senator pay undeserved and irresponsible 18 May 2019 02:37 The student government leader’s resolution to pay DASB senators for their work shows just how self-indulgent and out of touch they are with De Anza College’s financial reality. During their May 15 meeting, DASB senators voted unanimously to provide a …
  • Editorial: Render unto Caesar 18 May 2019 02:16 In January 2018, in the midst of a severe flu season, the Catholic Diocese of Maine instituted protocols to impede the spread. Parishioners with flu symptoms were asked to stay home. For them, the Sunday Mass obligation was lifted. The communion ritual was …
  • Editorial: Open primaries, yes 18 May 2019 02:16 Maine is a national leader when it comes to the way it runs its elections. Programs such as same-day voter registration, Clean Elections public financing and a paper record of every vote that can be relied on in the event of a recount put our state in the …
  • Editorial: 'Doonbeg or dromoland? let's be diplomatic about it' 18 May 2019 02:06 Not long ago Leo Varadkar was eager to curry favour with America's president. So eager, he bragged to an embarrassed audience in Washington how he had personally intervened with Clare County Council to make sure a windfarm Trump was opposing would not …