• Dayton signs Minnesota budget, but no Legislature money
Dayton signs Minnesota budget, but no Legislature money

The Democratic governor set himself a Tuesday deadline to act on budget bills. The veto was of a provision that funds the Legislature at $82 million a year. "Now I understand why you made it nearly impossible for my staff and me to obtain drafts of your bills' language, sometimes not until minutes before they were brought to the floor for passage".

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  • Mother of Tamir Rice relieved officer fired
Mother of Tamir Rice relieved officer fired

Loehmann was sacked and Garmback, who drove the police auto , was suspended for 10 days. Garmback suspended for using "improper tactics" when driving up to the gazebo near which Rice was shot. Loehmann quickly exited the squad vehicle and, within three seconds, shot at Rice. Of course, that would involve a police department admitting that their...

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  • U.S veterans honored at Fort Mitchell National Cemetery
U.S veterans honored at Fort Mitchell National Cemetery

She'll then visit Section 60, the final resting place of many service members who died in Iraq and Afghanistan. "I'd give her hundreds, like I do for everybody else", she said. Tune into Let's Talk Pella Monday to hear the sounds of the Pella Memorial Day Ceremony. "I wear a lot of hats and I wear them proudly and I would do it again".

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  • 'The Square' wins Palme d'Or at Cannes
'The Square' wins Palme d'Or at Cannes

Triple Oscar nominee Joaquin Phoenix won best actor for playing a traumatised hitman in Lynne Ramsay's ultra-violent "You Were Never Really Here ". "Kidman's highly ambivalent performance is one of her best in ages, initially recapturing the quizzical detachment she showed in Jonathan Glazer's Birth, but gradually ramping up to an intensity tha...

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  • JFK's life, legacy to be celebrated on his centennial
JFK's life, legacy to be celebrated on his centennial

The Richard Avedon photographs will anchor the Springfield Museums exhibition, providing a glimpse into the Kennedys' personal life, while also documenting their public image. Kennedy delivers his inaugural address after taking the oath of office on January 20, 1961. Monday, May 29, 2017 marks the 100-year anniversary of his birth.

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  • 'Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner should have security clearance reviewed'
'Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner should have security clearance reviewed'

He said in a tweet that he would make a final decision next week on whether to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement, in which almost 200 countries pledged to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions in an effort to combat global warming.

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  • Pentagon: ICBM intercept test a success
Pentagon: ICBM intercept test a success

North Korean state television (KRT) aired on Tuesday video of Kim apparently giving field guidance at the test fire of a Scud-type ballistic missile, which reportedly took place the previous day. United States forces, using data from satellites and radar, will fire a ground-based interceptor from Vandenberg Air Force Base , California. It has b...

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  • Severe storms and tornadoes possible in nation's midsection
Severe storms and tornadoes possible in nation's midsection

Paul, and about 40 miles north of Eau Claire. On the other hand, the Storm Prediction Center in Norman, says there is a greater risk of tornadoes arising in the western part of the state which will also get to the Panhandle of the mighty Texas.

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  • Four facts about the history of Memorial Day
Four facts about the history of Memorial Day

There are more than 3,600 bricks honoring men and women who have served. "We can never forget the meaning behind this day or take for granted the freedom that Americans continue to enjoy because of the courage, patriotism, dedication, commitment and extraordinary sacrifice of our fallen heroes", U.S.

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  • Police ticket DeLorean for driving 88 mph
Police ticket DeLorean for driving 88 mph

According to the Santa Clarita Valley Signal , White had just merged onto Highway 14 when he checked the speedometer and saw he was going 85 miles per hour. But White did get a ticket, even after the laughs. While smiling, the officer told him he was going exactly 88 miles per hour. "I busted up laughing and my mother was busting up laughing".

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  • Witness of Portland Train Stabbing Recalls Victim's Last Words
Witness of Portland Train Stabbing Recalls Victim's Last Words

The third victim injured in the attack has been identified as Micah David-Cole Fletcher, 21. "T$3 hey lost their lives because of me and my friend, and the way we look [.] I just want to say thank you to them and their family, and that I appreciate them", said Mangum.

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  • Hit or miss, missile defense test is a key milestone
Hit or miss, missile defense test is a key milestone

North Korea has also tested shooting multiple missiles in an effort to misdirect US defenses. It was not the first time the young leader reportedly oversaw a missile test though - he had done it on several previous occasions. The ground-based interceptor being tested Tuesday is different than the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) syst...

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  • University of California to end lavish spending on dinners
University of California to end lavish spending on dinners

The proposed budget is about as lean as it can get, Bounds said, and should any deeper cuts arise unexpectedly, the money will have to come from academic programs. "As we implement [the budget] in this next two-year period, we'll lose those positions", he said. "As we manage these challenges, we're also thinking about the future".

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  • Summer Reading Club Begins June 12
Summer Reading Club Begins June 12

Come and enjoy the bounce house, cotton candy, popcorn, snow cones along with registering for the program. Stop by the Aitkin Public Library and pick up a children's or teen flyer that lists all the activities, incentives, program guidelines and more .

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  • President Trump's First Trip Abroad
President Trump's First Trip Abroad

As a presidential candidate, Trump railed against NATO's financial burden-sharing, suggesting the US might only come to the defense of countries that meet the alliance's guidelines - for committing 2 percent of their gross domestic product to military spending.

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  • Officer who shot Tamir Rice is fired in unrelated matter
Officer who shot Tamir Rice is fired in unrelated matter

Loehmann shot and killed Tamir on November 22, 2014 outside the Cudell Recreation Center. "Effective immediately this morning, Patrol Officer Loehmann will be terminated from the Cleveland Division of Police", Cleveland Director of Public Safety Michael McGrath said in a press conference on Tuesday.

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  • Portland Mayor to Alt-Right Rally Organizers: Cancel
Portland Mayor to Alt-Right Rally Organizers: Cancel

The mayor also asked the federal government to revoke a permit for an alt-right protest scheduled for June 4 at Terry Schrunk Plaza - a federally-controlled park in downtown Portland. "As appreciative as I am of the president sending his thoughts and prayers to the families this morning, we need more than thoughts and prayers right now.

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  • Ariana Grande to play Manchester charity concert on Sunday
Ariana Grande to play Manchester charity concert on Sunday

On Sunday, a charity and solidarity concert will be held and today (Tuesday) Ariana Grande announced that she will be the lead performer. Other big name acts scheduled to help support Grande include Justin Bieber , Katy Perry , Miley Cyrus , One Direction member Niall Horan , Coldplay and British group Take That .

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  • Speller's journey shows how tough national bee has become
Speller's journey shows how tough national bee has become

Valerie Miller, a spokeswoman for the Scripps National Spelling Bee, said Edith is a star even among her competitors. "There wasn't this pipeline or anything like that". "We're trying to work things out so maybe she doesn't feel all that pressure", said Justin Fuller, her father. "If you look at how people spell on the internet, that also shoul...

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  • Man with gun prompts lockdown at Orlando airport
Man with gun prompts lockdown at Orlando airport

UPDATE: 9:31 p.m. A man with a gun shut prompted a lockdown at Orlando International Airport Tuesday night. Orlando International Airport said on social media there were minimum impact to operations, but added that arrivals may be delayed at departure point.

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  • Trump repeats criticism of Germany, Merkel stands by stance
Trump repeats criticism of Germany, Merkel stands by stance

Stephan Mayer: I think she was influenced by the experiences the days before, especially at the G7 summit and at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels , when she met Donald Trump for a couple of hours. "Europe is the answer, and stronger cooperation between the European countries at all levels is the answer to Donald Trump",...

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Pope "terrific", Saudi "spectacular": Trump waxes lyrical on foreign tour

The world's biggest developed economies are expecting Trump to say during the summit whether he'll keep the U.S.in the Paris climate accord, German Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks said Monday. He also said he would read the texts the Pope gave him. Their contrasting worldviews collided early previous year, when Francis was sharply ...

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  • Baltimore mayor looking at removing Confederate statues
Baltimore mayor looking at removing Confederate statues

The mayor of New Orleans did the right thing, and he defended it eloquently. Monuments honoring the Confederacy dot the South, and following the 2015 massacre of nine black parishioners at a SC church by a white supremacist, there has been renewed debate over whether Confederate emblems represent racism or an honorable heritage.

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  • Notre Dame Grads Stage Walkout During Vice President Mike Pence's Commencement Speech
Notre Dame Grads Stage Walkout During Vice President Mike Pence's Commencement Speech

Instead, the university chose Pence , former IN governor, and invited him. A commencement speech Pence gave Saturday at Grove City College in Grove City, Pennsylvania, was also met with peaceful protestors as some students grappled with the university's decision to invite someone so closely linked to a president whose morals many conse...

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  • Christian group urges Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
Christian group urges Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem

Netanyahu was addressing the Knesset for a special session marking Jerusalem Day , the anniversary of Israel's capture of the city's eastern half, which includes Jewish, Muslim and Christian holy sites, from Jordan in the 1967 Mideast War.

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  • Tiger Woods blames medications for his arrest on DUI charge
Tiger Woods blames medications for his arrest on DUI charge

Woods, 41, is considered among the most dominant golfers in the history of the sport, but his career declined precipitously in recent years as he has battled injuries and inconsistency. Woods had a fourth back surgery on April 20. Woods has not been seen at a golf tournament since he opened with a 77 at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic, withdrawing...

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  • Stabbing Death At University Of Maryland Investigated As Hate Crime
Stabbing Death At University Of Maryland Investigated As Hate Crime

Because he was a member of the Facebook group "Alt-Reich: Nation", the incident will be investigated a a hate crime, the University of Maryland police said. Urbanski started yelling freaky commands at Collins, witnesses said, according to police. Pastor Darryl Godlock spoke to WTTG-TV on behalf of Collins' grieving family, and said that th...

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  • Zbigniew Brzezinski, Carter's National Security Adviser, Dies at 89
Zbigniew Brzezinski, Carter's National Security Adviser, Dies at 89

Brzezinski was national security adviser to President Carter throughout the Iran hostage crisis, when 52 American hostages were held in Iran for 444 days. He was born in Warsaw, Poland, on March 28, 1928. The senior Democratic Party member was best recognised for his stand on important foreign policies and is credited with influencing worldwide...

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  • Oregon mother thanks men who died defending girls
Oregon mother thanks men who died defending girls

On Friday , he issued a statement condemning an attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt. Vice President Mike Pence echoed Trump on Monday afternoon. "The violent attacks in Portland on Friday are unacceptable", Mr Trump said on Twitter .

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  • Memorial Day Ceremony at Carolina Memorial Park honors the fallen
Memorial Day Ceremony at Carolina Memorial Park honors the fallen

Beyond the backyard barbecue and pool parties, lies a deeper meaning for Memorial Day. "It's a special honor, but also emotionally hard", the younger man said. Many people made sacrifices, and many people lost their life, and fought to preserve our way of life. "The real reason for this holiday is to honor those who gave the ultimate sacrifice fi...

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  • US official mulling greatly expanded airplane laptop ban
US official mulling greatly expanded airplane laptop ban

When asked if he would address this threat with a ban on laptops in carry-on bags on all worldwide flights both into and out the of the US, Kelly responded "I might". We know more than most. "And again, if there's a credible threat out there, we need to make sure we take the appropriate measures", he commented over the government's prompt notice.

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  • Trump to speak at Arlington cemetery on Memorial Day
Trump to speak at Arlington cemetery on Memorial Day

Several events are planned throughout the area to honor those who paid the ultimate sacrifice in service to the country . Crusaders for Veterans and the Memorial Committee of the Biloxi National Cemetery hosted the ceremony. She said the Minnesota National Guard's 34th Infantry Division - known as the Red Bulls - was formed 100 years ago, the sa...

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  • Iran's Rouhani calls for better Gulf ties in call with Qatar Emir
Iran's Rouhani calls for better Gulf ties in call with Qatar Emir

He says Israel already has some limited partnerships with Saudi Arabia and other Gulf States in the field of intelligence, although officially they have no diplomatic relations. According to White House officials, this is to give both sides maximum room for negotiation. Four months into Trump's tenure, the nuclear deal is intact.

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  • UK police make 7th arrest in Manchester terror probe
UK police make 7th arrest in Manchester terror probe

The suspect was arrested at an address in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, following searches connected to the attack, police said. "But it worries me greatly and in fact I made known my concerns about it to the U.S. This is reportedly the second time Hashem Abedi has been detained by Rada; he was previously held in a round-up of sympathisers of the Ben...

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  • President Trump to Speak at Arlington National Cemetery for Memorial Day
President Trump to Speak at Arlington National Cemetery for Memorial Day

Houser-Hanfelder, FACHE Director, Eastern Colorado Health Care System. Trump also singled out for special mention Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly. Yet Trump hasn't always spoken so respectfully of Gold Star families . "[There] is one character [trait] that a leader must have to be the leader of a great country , to be the commander-in-...

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