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Fish for free Saturday, June 10

Most agencies limit the size and number of fish that anglers can keep. Free kids fishing events: In addition to the two free fishing days, free kids fishing events are scheduled across the state during the week to help introduce children to fishing.

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Train stabbing survivor: Portland has 'white savior complex'

After his arrest, Jeremy Joseph Christian sat in the back of a police vehicle and said: "I stabbed the two (expletives) in the neck and I'm happy now". Christian was waving his knife when he got off the train, Robinson told KATU. Best and Namkai-Meche died of multiple stab wounds. One of the passengers, identified in court document as Mr.

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Cleveland fires officer, suspends another in Rice shooting

In 2015, a grand jury decided not to indict either of the officers involved in the shooting , sparking national outrage and protests . Loehmann shot Rice after he and his partner responded to a 911 call about a person in a park waving a gun.

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Comey to testify publicly next week

Comey seems likely to be asked about any efforts by President Trump to suggest ending a probe for former Trump National Security Adviser Michael Flynn . On Wednesday, the House of Representatives Intelligence Committee approved subpoenas for Flynn and Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, in connection with its probe.

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Philando Castile manslaughter trial is underway

Yanez said Castile told him he had a gun at the same time he reached down between his right leg and the center console of the vehicle, the complaint said. Yanez's defense team also asked Leary to change the method of jury selection by increasing the number of strikes to preserve unbiased jurors. At least two videos are expected to be shown to jurors.

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Illinois House Passes Automatic Voter Registration Bill

Although Senate Democrats passed both a budget bill and a variety of tax hikes earlier in May to pay for it, House Democrats couldn't agree on what to do. Adding to the mess is a ballooning backlog of unpaid bills to state contractors and vendors that's reached about $14.5 billion and roughly $130 billion in unfunded pension liabilities.

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Texas House speaker refuses to negotiate compromise on 'bathroom bill'

The bill passed in the Senate by a 19-11 vote and in the House, 97-47. Since 2004, Texas has hosted more combined Super Bowls, NBA All-Star Games and NCAA men's Final Fours than any other state, and San Antonio is scheduled to host another Final Four in 2018.

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House intelligence panel subpoenas Flynn, Cohen; seeks 'unmasking' docs

Cohen & Associates PC. Flynn will turn over documents related to two of his businesses as well as some personal documents the committee requested earlier this month, a person close to Flynn said. The latest subpoenas sparked new partisan wrangling on the House panel, with aides to Democratic lawmakers complaining that the chairman, Rep. According to reports, three more focused on how Trump officials were "unmasked" in intelligence with their names uncovered, a pet peeve Trump has harped ...

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Argentine golf great De Vicenzo dies at 94

The Open confirmed De Vicenzo's death on its website, saying: " Roberto de Vicenzo , the champion golfer of the year in 1967 and one of the sport's most popular figures has died". We had only one time that we came down the stretch playing against each other, which I guess was the British Open in '67, I believe. Even with a bogey on the final hole, Dufner had a 7-under 65 for his best score Thursday at Muirfield Village, giving him a tie for the lead with David Lingmerth .

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House Intelligence Committee Issues Subpoenas for Michael Cohen and Michael Flynn

The committee also approved subpoenas to the two men's firms, Flynn Intel Llc, and Michael D. Cohen and Associates PC, the committee statement said. Epshteyn is able to reasonably provide it". Nunes, who was a member of Trump's transition team, had raised the topic of unmasking - the practice of identifying by name individuals mentioned in surveillance transcripts - after the committee heard testimony March 20 from then Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey that the ...

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Lewandowski Warns Republicans: Get on Trump Train or Lose Next Election

The North Carolina House has given its preliminary approval to the two-year budget plan written by Republicans. The 82-34 vote Thursday night came after more than six hours of debate and actions on almost 40 amendments. Still, a dozen Democrats joined almost all Republicans in voting 82-34 for the plan. The House budget sets aside $365 million for government and university building repairs.

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Year-old speller shines at National Spelling Bee

The Fresno 12-year-old corrected spelled her first three words Thursday morning, leaving her among the last 22 standing. Minutes later, Dasari was eliminated by the word Struldbrug, which is a bummer, but he should be proud that he got one of the best highlights at this year's Spelling Bee .

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The White House Says It Won't Answer Questions About Russia Anymore

President Trump told the New York Times that he has "total confidence in him". Kushner, Trump added, is "respected by virtually everyone" and "is a very good person". Shortly after Trump's remarks on Twitter , Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly made the rounds of Sunday television news shows to praise any so-called back channel communications , especially with Russian Federation, as " a good thing ".

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Portland train stabbing suspect has courtroom outburst

The Associated Press reported that Christian had confessed to the killings while in the back seat of a patrol auto after he was arrested. Meche later died at a hospital, police said . In the probable cause affidavit, prosecutors said video feeds in the back of a patrol auto captured Christian saying after his arrest that he had stabbed three people in the neck.

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N. Korea Vows to Continue ICBM Provocations

People watch a ground based interceptor missle take off at Vandenberg Air Force base, California on May 30, 2017. In the fiscal year 2018 budget proposal sent to Congress last week, the Pentagon requested United States dollars $7.9 billion for the Missile Defense Agency, including about USD $1.5 billion for the GMD programme.

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Cruz Presses Trump to Withdraw From Paris Climate Deal

The White House said the USA will stop contributing to the United Nations Green Climate Fund and will stop reporting carbon data as required by the Paris accord, although domestic regulations require that reporting anyway. The president has several options. Calculations suggest withdrawal could result in emissions of up to 3 billion tons of additional carbon dioxide a year — enough to melt ice sheets faster, raise seas higher and trigger more extreme weather.

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Wisconsin Corn Mill Explosion Leaves At Least 1 Dead, Dozens Injured

At least one worker died, and around a dozen employees were injured, in an explosion at an ethanol plant in Cambria, WI. Ethanol Producer Magazine has been unable to determine if the ethanol plant was damaged by the explosion. Didion Vice President of Operations Derrick Clark released a statement Thursday asking for the community's prayers, saying the company is a tight-knit family.

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Trump quits climate deal 'to protect Americans'

Thursday, he tweeted . The US would end the implementation of its voluntary commitments under the Paris Agreement to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 26% to 28% by 2025 compared with 2005 levels, and its contribution to climate finance, he said .

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Senators get pressure on Obamacare replacement effort from seniors and doctors

With the nation's highest percentage of adults with pre-existing conditions and a budget crisis that can not absorb cuts to Medicaid funding, West Virginia has much to lose through the repeal of the Affordable Care Act and implementation of its proposed replacement, the American Health Care Act .

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Harrisonburg students second stint at spelling bee

A Lexington schools student advanced to the National Spelling Bee Finals this week, competing with 40 other finalists from across the country. Maia Marshall from Nevada spelled the word treillage (latticework for supporting vines) correctly during the 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center.

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EU's Juncker warns Trump against climate deal exit

President Donald Trump may yank the United States out of the Paris accord on climate change, and even though that wouldn't end the agreement, it would deal it a major blow. Former President Barack Obama promised to cut greenhouse gasses 26 to 28 percent below 2005 levels by 2025 and commit $3 billion in aid to poorer countries.

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Tiger Woods DUI Arrest Video Shows Stumbling, Star Blames Medication Mix

One recording shows a Jupiter, Florida, police officer giving Woods a field sobriety test . The former world number one golfer was found by police asleep at the wheel of his auto, with the engine running, in the early hours of Monday morning.

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James Comey to testify Trump pressured him to end FBI's Russian Federation probe

The Senate Intelligence Committee said on Thursday it would hear from Comey , who was sacked by Trump on May 9, first in an open session and then behind closed doors, which would afford senators a chance to discuss classified information.

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Comey to reveal Trump pressure on Russia probe

It marked the first time the White House had officially acknowledged that outside counsel had been retained. In addition to his spoken testimony, it has been reported that Comey kept a written paper trail regarding his conversations with Trump .

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Waynesboro student's national spelling bee run ends before finals

It was a performance reminiscent of an agitated Russell Westbrook of the Oklahoma City Thunder, dismissively shooting down reporters at National Basketball Association news conferences. "I just live for that moment", said Thomas. Jake said he'd still like to see the natural history Smithsonian, and they'll be visiting the Capitol for a tour.

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Trump triggers social media frenzy over 'covfefe' tweet

Many observers responded with their conspiracy theories - some dark, some hilarious and some that made as much sense as Trump's original tweet. President Trump's incomplete, misspelled tweet read, "Despite the constant negative press covfefe ".

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Evergreen State College closes due to 'direct threat'

In the March email, Weinstein called the plans a "show of force, and an act of oppression in and of itself". The disruption of Weinstein's classes on May 23 was the latest in a series of mounting protests and confrontations on campus. KING 5's Drew Mikkelsen is heading to the campus . Free speech must be fostered and encouraged. A Republican state lawmaker is proposing cutting state funding to Evergreen State after blasting the recent protests.

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NC bill would allow concealed guns without permit in NC

Since May 2007, 969 people have died in concealed carry shootings, a figure that gun safety advocates say will only worsen if people are allowed to carry weapons without a permit. "I've heard, overall, people are pleased with the way the laws are today". Jake Schira the owner of a gun shop in Rothschild is looking at the bill from a different perspective and said the changes could allow more people to take advantage of their constitutional right.

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Tulsa braces for protests after officer acquitted for killing unarmed man

Ms Shelby also said she feared Mr Crutcher was under the influence of PCP , a powerful hallucinogenic known as Angel Dust. The former deputy for the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office had completed drug-recognition expert training. The initial reaction from the community in the hours after Wednesday night's verdict was peaceful. I said I would accept whatever the verdict was, and I'm going to do that.

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President Trump to announce decision on climate change Thursday

Sources with direct knowledge of the president's decision told Axios that Trump is working with a group headed by Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt on the exact mechanism of leaving the paris climate accord before announcing the move.

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Republican Congressman Says God Will 'Take Care Of' Climate Change

Tim Walberg insisted during a town hall meeting that although he believes in climate change, he thinks it's up to God to solve it. It shows the 66-year-old saying: "I believe there's climate change". "Then I read on the other side an equal number, at the very least, that say just the opposite - that this something that's gone on for eons, that we go through these cycles".

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Trump refutes 'fabricated' report on his son-in-law

The meeting came as Trump was openly feuding with American intelligence agencies and their conclusion that Russian Federation had tried to disrupt the presidential election and turn it in his favor. Now, the White House power couple - she a special assistant to the President, he a senior adviser and head of the newly-formed Office of American Innovation - is laying low.

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Portland mother to Trump: Condemn acts of hate

You hear me? Die". Music students and staff at PSU tell CBS affiliate KOIN they have admired Micah Fletcher since he started taking classes there in the fall. But Namkai-Meche was closest to her. The homicide detective investigating the attack said in court documents that surveillance and cellphone video showed Christian cutting the three victims with a knife.

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Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (KORS) EPS Estimated At $0.70

Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a hold rating and set a $42.00 target price (down from $51.00) on shares of Michael Kors Holdings in a research report on Wednesday, February 8th. The business had revenue of $1.06 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.05 billion. The California-based Wells Fargo And Mn has invested 0.03% in Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (NYSE:KORS).

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Trump's Communication Director Resigns As A Reported White House Shakeup Begins

Dubke wrote in a statement that it had been an honor to serve Trump and "my distinct pleasure to work side by side, day by day with the staff of the communications and press departments". White House communications director Michael Dubke has resigned . However, Trump has privately and publicly pinned much of the blame for his administration's woes on the communications effort.


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