Democrat-Backed Darren Bailey Wins Illinois Republican Gubernatorial Primary

Illinois Democrats got the opponent they wanted for incumbent Gov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday, when state Sen. Darren Bailey won the Republican gubernatorial primary. The race was called by Bailey with about 33% of the votes counted. She got 53.5% of the vote with venture capitalist Jesse Sullivan getting 16.9% and former Aurora Mayor Richard […]

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Trump Tried to Join Jan. 6 Armed Mob Despite Threat of Violence, Former Aide Testifies

Cassidy Hutchinson, a former top adviser to Trump White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows, arrives to testify during the sixth hearing of the House select committee investigating the January 6 attack on the US Capitol. at the Cannon House office building in Washington on June 28. .Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images US President Donald Trump was […]

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Marjorie Taylor Greene asks for Secret Service testimony, “own J6” hearing

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Georgia, said Tuesday that she could soon hold her “own” committee hearings on Jan. 6. Greene appears during a news conference in front of the Capitol in Washington, DC, on June 15, 2022. Kevin Dietsch/Getty Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia said she could hold her “own” hearings on Jan. […]

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In reverse, Brazil court reopens rainforest case

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — After declaring the decision final, a state court on Monday reversed course and reopened a lawsuit invalidating a protected area in the Brazilian Amazon. The judicial reversal is a setback for a rancher dubbed the worst perpetrator in the rainforest. The Mato Grosso state prosecutors’ office announced that it was […]

They’re watching their dying little girl go without the specialized home-care she needs. Ontario’s system, they say, is ‘beyond broken’

Even before the pandemic, Nicole Payette-Kyryluk had to work hard to make sure her medically fragile daughter had round-the-clock nursing care at home. But as COVID-19 pushes Ontario’s home-care system into an ever-deepening crisis, getting enough specialized nurses with the skills needed to keep Alexa alive has become a near daily struggle. The 10-year-old has […]

Housework: controlling an out of control wood stove

Breadcrumb Trail Links Life Houses This newly replaced wood burning stove door gasket is ready to use. Without a complete seal of this gasket, airtight wood stoves cannot be properly controlled. Photo by Photo Steve Maxwell Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission for purchases made […]

COVID-19 update for Aug. 9: Russian players competing in Canada’s tennis open, unvaccinated Djokovic is not | EU begins review of Pfizer’s variant-adapted shot

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Local News Local Health Health Here’s your daily update with everything you need to know on the coronavirus situation in B.C. and around the world. Publishing date: Aug 09, 2022  •  5 minutes ago  •  18 minute read  •  Join the conversation Here’s your daily update with everything you need to know […]