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Roberts County to host Relay for Life event Saturday in Sisseton

Roberts County to host Relay for Life event Saturday in Sisseton Residents can follow the Facebook page , "2017 Weyburn Relay for Life", to be the first to know more information about the event. The event will conclude at 11pm after a luminaria display to remember those who we have lost and to celebrate those who continue to fight. [Full Article...]

Chiefs release WR Maclin in midst of voluntary workouts

Chiefs release WR Maclin in midst of voluntary workouts Maclin, 29, spent the past two seasons in Kansas City under head coach Andy Reid , who also coached Maclin with the Eagles . The Kansas City Chiefs made a stunning move at wide receiver Friday night, releasing veteran Jeremy Maclin . Maclin comes with his own set of injury risks, but his upside is still worth the risk for a Baltimore team short on options. Maclin is coming off the worst se... [Full Article...]

Fighters accompanied a flight to Honolulu - Man attempted to enter the cockpit

Fighters accompanied a flight to Honolulu - Man attempted to enter the cockpit In response to the crew members' disturbance report , U.S. Pacific Command deployed two F-22 Raptors from the Hawaii Air National Guard to escort flight AA31 into the Honolulu airport, Cmdr. Laptops are not now banned on USA domestic flights, but have been outlawed in carry-on baggage from a number of global destinations, over security concerns. [Full Article...]

Billionaire Bloomberg pledges US$15m to United Nations for climate change

To the American president who spoke of a possible renegotiation on a climate deal, the head of the French republic indicated that there would not be new talks. The first time , Pruitt was asked for a simple yes or no answer on whether Trump thinks climate change is real . "The withdrawal (from the Paris Agreement - TASS) is not the only reason for that as a number of other issues have accumu... [Full Article...]

Game wardens searching for man whose canoe overturned

Game wardens searching for man whose canoe overturned The Warden Service said Hughes was staying at a camp near the pond while working construction. Hughes had gone canoeing alone along the eastern shore of the pond around 10 p.m. John MacDonald, spokesman for the warden service, said. Raymond firefighters and wardens responded, searched the area and found the man's overturned canoe. [Full Article...]

Putin: Syria chemical attack was provocation against Assad

Putin: Syria chemical attack was provocation against Assad Fingerprints of snouts and horse hooves? He added that while watching the USA campaign unfold, he would sometimes think Mr Trump was going "over the top". "It will if it leads to NATO's breakup, but we aren't seeing any such breakup yet". The Russian president underlined the importance of the Paris climate accord but noted that it's a framework agreement offering broad room for maneuvering... [Full Article...]

China makes concessions to Germany on electric car quotas

China makes concessions to Germany on electric car quotas By comparison, the United States invested $44 billion, while the European Union spent $49 billion, down from a 2011 peak of $123 billion. China's annual steel output is nearly double the EU's total production and Western governments say Chinese steel exports have caused a global steel crisis. [Full Article...]

EU, China to unite on global warming after Trump withdrawal

EU, China to unite on global warming after Trump withdrawal The European Union and China will throw their full weight behind the Paris climate accord at a summit on Friday, EU officials said, in a bid to fill the void if the United States quits the pact. I'm opposed to behaving like vassals of the Americans. "The EU and China consider climate action and the clean energy transition an imperative more important than ever", the statement, by European Coun... [Full Article...]

Cleveland police officer who killed Tamir Rice fired after rules violations

Rice's shooting caused an outcry from the public when video footage revealed Loehmann shot Rice nearly immediately after arriving on the scene. For example, Loehmann allegedly did not reveal he was about to be fired from the Independence Police Department when he left and didn't explain the circumstances. [Full Article...]

Trump honors fallen and families in Memorial Day address

Trump honors fallen and families in Memorial Day address Bob Dole , who was severely wounded in action during World War II. After laying a wreath on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Trump spoke in remembrance of fallen soldiers and respect for their families, alongside members of the military and his administration, including Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Gen. [Full Article...]

Some US Cities And States Aren't Giving Up On The Paris Agreement

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and U.S. President Donald Trump walk together during the G7 Summit in Taormina, Italy on Saturday, May 27, 2017. There was a mix of dismay and anger across the world. An hour after Macron's statement was posted on his Facebook page and Twitter , a new blue-and-green "Make Our Planet Great Again" picture was posted-gaining more than 100,000 likes and more than... [Full Article...]

Penn State making changes to Greek system after pledge death

Penn State making changes to Greek system after pledge death His comments come as the Penn State campus continues to reel from the death of 19-year-old Timothy Piazza following a pledge night party at Beta Theta Pi in February. "This must stop and all those who are part of turning a blind eye must be held accountable, just as the individuals who committed the crimes and recklessness should be held accountable". [Full Article...]

Spicer refers Russia investigation questions to Trump's outside attorney

Reporter: "Do you think people should be concerned that the president posted a somewhat incoherent tweet last night and that it then stayed up for hours?" Through the laughter, though, you can hear that they're also trying to ask questions about what the president meant by "covfefe", with each voice pronouncing the word differently. [Full Article...]

Memorable words from the National Spelling Bee

Erin Howard , a sixth-grade student from Alabama, offered a plea to the judges before hearing the word she had to spell. But in the Scripps National Spelling Bee on ESPN , kids were dunking on every one of us, rattling off words many adults never knew existed. [Full Article...]

Anthony Weiner pleads guilty: 'I have a sickness'

The estranged husband of senior Hillary Clinton aide, Huma Abedin , is in federal custody ahead of the court hearing. That he's now going to be a registered sex offender adds severity to his existing behavior, and there's the continuing embarrassment of Weiner being the cause of Clinton's reopened private server probe . [Full Article...]

Suspect in Portland deadly stabbing arraigned

Suspect in Portland deadly stabbing arraigned In the courtroom, Jeremy Joseph Christian, the Portland stabbing suspect, yelled as if he was proud of himself in his first courtroom appearance, and sadly did not show any regret for the atrocious crime he is accused of. He was released from the hospital Monday. Two deputies flanked Christian - listed as 6-foot-3 and 250 pounds in court documents - during the brief court hearing. [Full Article...]

Industrial Gas Makers Linde, Praxair Announce Merger Deal

Industrial Gas Makers Linde, Praxair Announce Merger Deal During the same period a year ago, the company posted $1.28 EPS. Several other hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of the company. State Street Corp raised its position in Praxair by 3.9% in the fourth quarter. Shares in Linde were up 1.3 percent at 175.35 euros by 08:51 BST on June 2. On average, equities research analysts predict that Praxair, Inc. will post $5.47 earnings pe... [Full Article...]

Teen Gets Into Yale With Essay on … Papa John's

Teen Gets Into Yale With Essay on … Papa John's Carolina Williams told The Tennessean newspaper she went with the first thing that popped into her head - how much she loves ordering pizza from Papa John's . There is more: Now she has the pizza, and "i$3 t smells like celebration", "looks like self-sufficiency", and "tastes like comfort". "Yale is a great school but Auburn just felt like home to me". [Full Article...]

Anthony Police Officer Charged in Castile Shooting Goes on Trial

Jury selection is expected to last multiple days. Last summer, on July 6, Yanez pulled over Castile in Falcon Heights, Minn., thinking he matched the description of a robbery suspect. "That [isn't] justice to me", Diane Binns, president of the St. Paul NAACP, said of the Oklahoma case and uncharged shootings. Yanez's attorneys insist there is much more to the case than the Facebook livestream we... [Full Article...]

Portland Murder Suspect Believes Stabbings Were 'An Act Of Patriotism'

Portland Murder Suspect Believes Stabbings Were 'An Act Of Patriotism' In all, Christian stabbed three men. Jeremy Joseph Christian stabbed three people on a train in Portland on Friday . Jeremy Joseph Christian, the suspect who stabbed two people to death and injured another last Friday on a crowded transit train, was arraigned in Multnomah County Court in USA state of OR on Tuesday. [Full Article...]


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