- The APC was also successful in governors' races across the country.
President-elect's party dominates regional election in Nigeria
The party of Nigeria's president-elect Muhammadu Buhari has won governorship elections in a majority of Nigeria's 36 states, building its strength nationwide ... more
- In the USA, parties' campaigns are based on platforms — collections of policy positions to which candidates supposedly are dedicated. In the UK, these platforms are called manifestos. Here's the Labour manifesto for the May election. Check the BBC complete ... more
- The Carleton College women’s golf team stumbled for the first time this season, finishing 10th out of 19 teams at the Illinois Wesleyan Spring Fling. The Knights won their first six competitions of the 2014-15 campaign but finished the weekend ... more
- Former prime minister Tony Blair was accused of being too presidential. Maybe that's what the British regime needs.
Britain's election: rise of Scottish and English nationalists threatens old order
On 7 May, Britain goes to the polls. Voters are deserting ... more
- Gillette Loop. 59 minutes. 8 miles.
Felt sluggish. Slow and easy run plus 8x100 strides.
- After sustaining its first—and only—loss of the season earlier this month, the Carleton College men’s tennis team got back into the win column with an 8-1 victory over regionally-ranked Luther College. Seniors Mauricio Gonzalez and Andrew Hwang and junior Erik ... more
- APC victory in Lagos adds to the party's strength.
Buhari's Party Wins Lagos Vote, Shoring Up Nigeria Rule
The party of Nigeria's president-elect Muhammadu Buhari has retained the Lagos state governorship, the electoral commission said on Sunday, consolidating his administration's ... more
- Thanks to Kevin James of Albany High School for pointing this one out. It is a significant sign of political direction of the government.
Report: Iran's Revolutionary Guard Chief Backs Nuclear Talks
The chief of Iran's Revolutionary Guard praised the ... more
- Town + Mud + Bertram + Irish + Mt. Vernon Rd. 74 minutes. 10 miles.
Mild (65 degrees), cloudy, and windy. Slow and easy pace. Felt a bit tired. [Week: 85 miles]
- Herrick Forest Preserve, Naperville. 93 minutes. 13 miles.
Out the door at 6 AM. Chilly (30s) and nice. Relaxed and easy pace. Felt pretty good.
- I’m grateful for my new/old mind…the one I never thought I’d be ableto get back to. My life is skating onthin ice…sacrifice of family and friendsin order to accomplish something I cannotsee. When you ... more
- In a match-play format, the Carleton College men’s golf team fell to Bethany Lutheran College and host Saint Mary's University. The tournament format was set up as nine holes of scramble, nine holes of alternate shot, while the final nine ... more
Carleton Athletics: Women's Track and Field: Knights Win Twice, Break School Record at Hamline InvitationalThe Carleton College women’s track and field team began the traditional outdoor season at the Hamline Invitational. Juniors Ruth Steinke and Amelia Campbell won individual events to lead the Knights.
- The Carleton College men’s track and field team took part in its first full-squad meet of the outdoor season, and under sunny skies the Knights turned in several spectacular results. Hart Hornor, Jerry Cook-Gallardo and Colby Seyferth won individual events ... more
- The Carleton College women’s tennis team slipped out of first place in the MIAC standings after dropping a tightly-contested match against University of St. Thomas by a 5-4 margin.
- The Carleton College softball team saw its winning streak snapped with a pair of losses on Saturday at Gustavus Adolphus College. The Knights dropped the opener, 8-0, and came up short in game two by a 3-2 margin. Cassie Clarke ... more
- The Carleton College baseball team was knocked out of first place in the conference standings after absorbing a doubleheader sweep against Bethel University by scores of 7-0 and 3-0. Jack Atterberry and Griffin Bolte were the lone Knights to collect ... more