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National Rain coming Sunday to North Country, NWS says
Author: 0 Rain coming Sunday to North Country, NWS says

This Sunday , rain chances will be at 40%. Sunday Night: A few showers and storms leftover. Monday will feature high temperatures around 80 degrees, but showers are expected throughout the day with possibly a thunderstorms. Better rain chances look to be along and south of I-70. Most of this weekend will be dry. Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Wednesday: Mostly cloudy.

National Thousands Protest Across the Country Demanding Truth From Trump Administration
Author: 0 Thousands Protest Across the Country Demanding Truth From Trump Administration

He agreed with Trump's decision to pull the USA out of the climate agreement, saying the country's leaders need to focus more on problems at home - like the nation's crumbling infrastructure. "The special counsel is an important step", he continued, "but we still need an independent commission to expose the full truth of Russia's attack on our democracy to make sure it never happens again".

National Kurdish militants claim downing of Turkish military chopper
Author: 0 Kurdish militants claim downing of Turkish military chopper

Devlet Bahceli, leader of the Turkish opposition Nationalist Movement Party, urged to thoroughly investigate the crash of the Cougar military helicopter in Turkey's south-eastern Sirnak province, the party said June 2. Broadcaster CNN Turk said Defence Minister Fikri Isik was travel to Sirnak today, while presidential sources said President Tayyip Erdogan had been briefed on the crash following a National Security Council meeting earlier on Wednesday.

National Severe storms drop hail, power lines
Author: 0 Severe storms drop hail, power lines

Brief heavy rain will also be possible in any thunderstorms. The stronger storms will be capable of producing damaging winds and hail. Thursday is expected to bring much of the same to Colorado: mostly dry with some chances of rain and storms across the state.

Author: 0 3rd worker found dead after blast at Wisconsin corn mill

Two people are confirmed dead and another is still missing. Columbia County sheriff's officials say the explosion and fire at the Didion Milling Plant killed at least one person and injured about a dozen others. The records show Didion paid a $3,465 fine and the case was closed in September 2013. He says there were no evacuations in the area and there's no threat from chemicals or fumes that he's aware of.

Author: 0 Trump admin asks Supreme Court to move forward on travel ban

Four of the nine justices on the Supreme Court have to agree to hear the case for it to go anywhere. One thorny issue the Supreme Court may have to resolve if it grants the stay is whether the 90-day ban Trump sought to impose would begin from the day of the court's action or whether the clock has been ticking throughout the litigation, meaning it would expire in mid-June.

National Spieth right back in the mix at Memorial
Author: 0 Spieth right back in the mix at Memorial

His approach into the hard green on the 484-yard par-4 18th hole found a greenside bunker, and he ended up settling for his only dropped stroke of the day for a seven-under 65. "I caught some breaks when I missed the fairway and still had some fairly good opportunities from the rough", Lingmerth said. "I guess [14 under] was out there", Fowler said.

National Portland police: Homeless man took bag off train
Author: 0 Portland police: Homeless man took bag off train

The department released surveillance video showing the theft suspect departing from the train after the stabbings. Best and Meche died as a result of the wounds they sustained. The Southern Poverty Law Center described Christian as a " known white supremacist ", according to the Denver Post. "Their actions were fearless and selfless, and should serve as an example and inspiration to us all".

Author: 0 Trump administration proposes budget cuts for social programs

The plan, Trump's first as president , combines $4.1 trillion for the upcoming 2018 fiscal year with a promise to bring the budget back into balance in 10 years, relying on aggressive spending cuts, a surge in economic growth - and a $2 trillion-plus accounting gimmick.

Author: 0 China calls climate change 'global consensus'

But the official says there may be "caveats in the language" that Trump uses to announce the withdrawal - leaving open the possibility that the decision isn't final. In this freaky world that we now live in, China is being held up by many as the world's leader in globalism and environmental protection. In a statement backed by all 28 EU states, the European Union and China will commit to full implementation of the Paris Climate Agreement , EU and Chinese officials said.

National Train stabbing survivor: Portland has 'white savior complex'
Author: 0 Train stabbing survivor: Portland has 'white savior complex'

SIEGEL: Jeremy Christian stabbed the men as they came to the defense of two young women, one of them Muslim. She said the girls tried to move away from Christian on the train, and he pursued. In a video posted to Facebook on Sunday, Gibson condemned Christian and said antifa protesters were trying to incite chaos at the upcoming rally by exploiting the attacks on the train.

Author: 0 House committee issues subpoenas; Comey OK'd to testify

The House intelligence committee will also issue subpoenas for Michael Flynn and Michael Cohen's businesses as part of its probe. His subpoenas were apparently meant to determine the motivation of officials including former National Security Advisor Susan Rice , former CIA Director John Brennan, and former United Nations Ambassador Samantha Power.

Author: 0 1 killed, 14 injured in Didion mill explosion, officials say

The Red Cross, Salvation Army and numerous fire departments responded to the explosion. The cause of the explosion has yet to be determined, and an investigation is already underway. Cambria is a community of about 770 people. "Quite a few of the employees live in the village and surrounding area". William says the three or four story structure doesn't exist anymore.

Author: 0 Investigator: Deadly shooting began when fugitive confronted

Greenville police say none of their officers or other law enforcement were involved in the shooting. An investigation is underway after a shooting killed three people at a Nissan dealership Tuesday. Hutchinson and the two investigators died at the scene. The odd circumstances around the event have Ford and others at the dealership speculating that the first two men could have been bounty hunters rather than federal agents.

Author: 0 Chaos at Texas Capitol as Lawmakers Scuffle, Issue Threats Amid Immigration Protest

Signing SB4 into law was seen as a big victory for Texas Republicans, who had tried unsuccessfully to pass a ban on sanctuary cities in each legislative session since 2011. The law was passed amid a national conversation about immigration enforcement priorities and promises from the Trump administration to aggressively pursue and deport illegal immigrants .

National White House communications director resigns amid tensions
Author: 0 White House communications director resigns amid tensions

Dubke was not part of the team that traveled overseas with President Donald Trump , and as of Tuesday is still on the job. Beyond Dubke , White House press secretary Sean Spicer is expected to take on a reduced public role, though he is conducting the briefing later on Tuesday.

National Memorial Day Ceremony at Carolina Memorial Park honors the fallen
Author: 0 Memorial Day Ceremony at Carolina Memorial Park honors the fallen

Allison Jaslow heard it a few times as the long holiday weekend approached - a cheerful "Happy Memorial Day! " from oblivious well-wishers. "But this is the reason for the holiday". Soon after, French, now hovering ahead of the members of the American Legion Riders and the Honor Guard, who wait with rifles in hand, kicked off the ceremony.

National Abbott promises special session announcement
Author: 0 Abbott promises special session announcement "later this week"

Some Republicans want to keep working to address a so-called "bathroom bill" and property taxes. "I can tell you this, and that is when it gets to a special session, the time and the topics are exclusively up to the governor of the state of Texas, and we will be, if we have a special session, convening only on the topics that I choose at the time of my choosing", Abbott said after a bill signing at the Texas Department of Transportation's Riverside Campus.

National Valley students prepare for National Selling Bee
Author: 0 Valley students prepare for National Selling Bee

Wiggins said in addition to the spelling bee , he is looking forward to a Memorial Day barbecue for the competitors and their families at Nationals Park, where the Washington Nationals major league baseball team plays. The champion receives a $40,000 cash prize from Scripps; a $2,500 US savings bond and complete reference library from Merriam-Webster; and $400 worth of reference works, including a 1768 Encyclopaedia Britannica replica set deluxe edition and a three-year membership to ...

National Maryland and Tillman to Play for National Championship
Author: 0 Maryland and Tillman to Play for National Championship

The Terrapins will play third-seeded Ohio State in the title game on Monday. "We did it so the girls could look and find their families and feel really grounded from it, " Walker said. Following the Terrapins' win over Albany in the NCAA quarterfinals, players chose not to rush the field after Maryland advanced to a fourth straight NCAA Final Four .

National Longoria and Morrison homer in 15th, Rays outlast Twins 8
Author: 0 Longoria and Morrison homer in 15th, Rays outlast Twins 8

On Souza's aggressiveness: I like it. Getting an out at home plate is tough since you have to make contact with the ground. Brian Dozier claims he isn't fixated on hitting home runs and that he doesn't care if he has another. "We've been through it before". Definitely a "tip your cap, go get 'em tomorrow" kind of performance. After getting Rosario to fly out to shallow left, Adrianza lifted a sac fly to center that tied the game at one apiece.

National Comey knew Clinton email info was fake, created by Russian Federation
Author: 0 Comey knew Clinton email info was fake, created by Russian Federation

The committee also sent a separate request to White House counsel Donald McGahn asking for any audio recordings of the president's interactions with Comey. Wittes says Comey was reluctant to attend and tried his best to not have any personal conversation with Trump. James Comey's decision last July to publicly announce the end of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's private email server was made in part due to bad Russian intelligence alleging collusion between Clinton and the Justice ...

National Massive fire in Black Canyon City
Author: 0 Massive fire in Black Canyon City

Riverside County Fire officials say the fire burned 40 acres and is 50 percent contained. The fire, which triggered the evacuation of five homes, broke out on a steep chaparral-covered hillside of Mandeville Canyon above Brentwood and sent up a plume of smoke that was visible for miles.

National Ohio State men's lacrosse rallies past Towson, advances to first NCAA final
Author: 0 Ohio State men's lacrosse rallies past Towson, advances to first NCAA final

Maryland and Ohio State will meet on Monday at 1 p.m.at Gillette. The teams have participated in all three College Football Playoffs (Ohio State in 2014 and 2016, OU in 2015). Ohio State moves to 16-4 on the season, breaking the program record for wins in a single season first set in 1965. Six years later, in 1983, the No.

National G-7 summit ends without unanimity on climate
Author: 0 G-7 summit ends without unanimity on climate

The G-7 countries are: Canada, France, Italy , Japan , Germany , the United States and the UK. But while Trump did battle on an array of summit fronts, he also found himself dogged by new allegations as investigations proceed in Washington into whether Russian meddling helped his election victory past year.

Author: 0 Jared Kushner 'proposed secret communication channel with Russia'

Keep in mind that the meetings between Jared Kushner and Sergey Kislyak took place at Trump Tower on December 1 and/or 2. The FBI , in the course of its investigation into Russian involvement in the 2016 election, is now also looking at Kushner's multiple roles in Trump's campaign operation and his contacts with Russian officials.

National Iran shrugs off Trump threats, missile tests to carry on
Author: 0 Iran shrugs off Trump threats, missile tests to carry on

The Iranian president championed a nuclear deal with the United States and five other major powers in 2015 that led to the lifting of most sanctions against Iran past year, in return for curbs on its nuclear program. "We will have the same team [in Tehran] that is committed to developing relations with Armenia", he added. He also urged America's Arab allies to isolate Tehran " until the Iranian regime is willing to be a partner for peace ".

Author: 0 Democrats use budget office report to attack GOP health bill

The revised AHCA, which included compromises to garner broader support for House passage, only minimally improved upon the original version of the bill . In a state making those " moderate " changes to its market under the proposed law, that 64-year-old would pay $13,600, and in a state with no waivers, the cost would be $16,100.

Author: 0 Memorial Day festivities set throughout the county

Monday . Bowers isn't sure how much money was raised to make the new flags a reality, but he is very pleased with the support of people in the community. Mass, a memorial service will be held at 11 a.m.in St. Peter Cemetery. Chris Billingsley is in-charge of the city of Decatur's flags and flowers for Memorial Day.

National Guy Sets Plinko Record on
Author: 0 Guy Sets Plinko Record on "The Price is Right" and Goes Berserk

But then (then!) after getting $1,000 on his second chip, Ryan managed to land on another $10,000 with his third, a paltry $500 with his fourth, and ... Ryan smashed that thinking by winning $31,500 on his five chip drops. According to Deadspin , the all-time Plinko record is $41,000, but that was an augmented game with $20,000 game slots.

National Family: Acquitted cop should not return to work
Author: 0 Family: Acquitted cop should not return to work

They left the courthouse without commenting. Shelby, who fatally shot an unarmed black man a year ago, was found not guilty later Wednesday of first-degree manslaughter. She said Shelby was the aggressor, not her brother. "There was precise evidence that said she was guilty". "I'm feeling that his intent is to do me harm and I keep thinking, 'Don't do this".

National American Legion to honor Memorial Day with Walk of Honor
Author: 0 American Legion to honor Memorial Day with Walk of Honor

The short program begins at 9:30 a.m. and will feature State Rep. Kevin McDugle as guest speaker. Featured speakers will be Adolphus T. Watson and Byron Watson. "We want to recognize the veterans who have fallen and honor them on this day", Bevel said. The pork roast starts at noon and runs until 2 p.m. Legion Post 391 will supervise the cemetery services.

National Legislature Misses Self-Imposed Deadline to Pass Budget
Author: 0 Legislature Misses Self-Imposed Deadline to Pass Budget

The deal means a liberal Democratic governor looking to preserve state programs and his legacy and a newly powerful Republican legislative majority aiming to shift Minnesota to the right managed to agree on how to spend $46 billion over the next two years.