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Police: Teen arrested after mother's ex-boyfriend shot in neck on Billings South Side

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A shooting was reported outside of an apartment complex at 801 South 28th Street.

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Billings man identified as victim in drowning near Great Falls

Chad NewBreast, right, with girlfriend Jami Wright Bautista. Chad NewBreast, right, with girlfriend Jami Wright Bautista.
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GREAT FALLS - The man who died in the Smith River south of Great Falls on Monday has been identified as Chad NewBreast, 44 of Billings. 

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On Special Assignment: Montana veterans struggle with lasting effects of Agent Orange

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Hundreds of thousands of people, both soldiers and civilians, have been affected by Agent Orange. 

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Analyst: Gas prices rising in Montana, expected to affect Memorial Day travel

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Gas prices entering Memorial Day weekend are at their highest level since 2014 . 

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Club For Growth spends $1.16M supporting Rosendale and attacking Fagg in GOP primary

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Another outside group is making significant ad buys in Montana’s U.S. Senate Republican primary

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Pilot walks away from plane crash on Interstate 90 at Idaho/Montana state line

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A witness said he watched an experimental airplane glide down onto the highway around 2 p.m. on Tuesday.

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New build-your-own pizza restaurant coming to Billings West End

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BILLINGS - The Billings West End and the Rimrock Mall area will see a new pizza restaurant on the end of the Summer. 

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Absentee ballots trickling into Yellowstone County for upcoming primary

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With two weeks to go to Montana's June 5 primary, 18,184 voters in Yellowstone County have already made their choice

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Former Billings nurse admits stealing painkillers from up to 300 patients

Mills pleaded guilty to two felony charges (Facebook) Mills pleaded guilty to two felony charges (Facebook)
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At his change of plea hearing Tuesday for charges related to stealing drugs from patients, a former Billings nurse told the judge he is currently in substance abuse treatment. 

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Sinkhole emerges on White House lawn

Eyewitnesses first saw the sinkhole on the grassy North Lawn on Saturday, following a week of nearly constant rain in Washington. CNN photo. Eyewitnesses first saw the sinkhole on the grassy North Lawn on Saturday, following a week of nearly constant rain in Washington. CNN photo.
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There is a gaping hole in this story: A sinkhole has appeared steps from the entrance to the White House briefing room.

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Billings schools superintendent calls for greater school security

Bouck (MTN News Photo) Bouck (MTN News Photo)
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BILLINGS - School District 2 Superintendent Terry Bouck said Tuesday that more mental health funding and school security is needed to help combat rising school shootings.

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On Special Assignment preview: The lasting effect of Agent Orange

Planes dropping Agent Orange over Vietnam. courtesy of Department of Veterans Affairs. Planes dropping Agent Orange over Vietnam. courtesy of Department of Veterans Affairs.
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The chemical the United States government once claimed was harmless to soldiers, has now claimed the lives of many service members who served in Vietnam.

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Q2 Weather: Flood watch for Billings due to possible heavy rain

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At least the early part of Tuesday has turned out to be a beautiful day across Billings and much of south-central Montana. 

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Trump says North Korea summit likely delayed

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President Trump said during an Oval Office meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in that he believes Kim Jong Un is "serious" about denuclearization but appeared to suggest that the June 12 date for the Singapore summit may not work out. 

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Jury finds Helena man guilty of murder for girlfriend's shooting death

Skyler Schneider has been found found guilty of deliberate homicide and tampering with evidence for the July 2017 shooting death of 23-year-old Katherine Spencer. Skyler Schneider has been found found guilty of deliberate homicide and tampering with evidence for the July 2017 shooting death of 23-year-old Katherine Spencer.
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A Helena man has been found found guilty of deliberate homicide and tampering with evidence for the July 2017 shooting death of a 23-year-old woman.

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Crate with handcuffs linked to girl found dead in storage unit

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A Reno, Nevada couple was arrested after a young girl was found dead at a Sacramento storage locker.

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Video Extra: Aerial view of flowing lava

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Fountains of lava and magma are feeding lava already flowing at the Kilauea volcano, as shown in this overflight video. 

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Caught on Camera: Butterfly Swarm

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Thousands of butterflies were spotted clustering at a creek in southwest China's Sichuan Province recently.

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On Special Assignment: Couple opens "natural cemetery" in Swan Valley

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Just because you die doesn’t mean you can’t still be environmentally conscious.

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Montana Made: Montana Hydraulics

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When it comes to components for industrial machines, Montana Hydraulics owners Mark and Della Ehlke say there isn’t much they can’t make. 

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Traffic Alert: Water overflows ditch between Red Lodge and Bearcreek

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The Montana Department of Transportation reports water has overflowed a ditch on Secondary Highway 308 between Red Lodge and Bearcreek.

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Volunteers working to rebuild Butte carousel

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It takes a stable of strong workhorses to put together a carousel. But this crew of volunteers said the hard work is worth it.

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Man hopes to rewrite his story by kayaking Missouri River

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A 57-year-old Colorado Springs man is doing something not many people do in their lifetime: Kayaking the Missouri River. 

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Q2 Weather: Strong storms are brewing

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Heavy rain and severe thunderstorms possible by late Tuesday. Click for more.

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Hawaii's Kilauea volcano creates toxic stew as lava reaches Pacific

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There is a new health threat on Hawaii's Big Island. Flowing lava from the Kilauea volcano has now reached the Pacific Ocean, creating a toxic stew.  

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Miss Nebraska crowned Miss USA

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Miss Nebraska is the new Miss USA.

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Search warrant executed on police officer's wife in case of slain teacher

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Authorities have executed a new search warrant on the wife of an Aliquippa Police officer in connection to the death of Rachael DelTondo.

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Search for mom who vanished on Mother's Day

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Police and family are searching for a Jacksonville-area mother reported missing on Mother's Day after she didn't show up to pick up her kids from her ex-husband.

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Questioning of 2 Spanish-speaking women by Border Patrol agent in Havre goes viral

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Suda said, "I don't think speaking Spanish is something criminal, you know?"

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Billings school board agrees on contract with new superintendent

Upham (MTN News Photo) Upham (MTN News Photo)
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BILLINGS - Billings Public Schools new superintendent is official. 

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Santa Fe High School shooting suspect's father says son was bullied

The 10 victims of the shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas. CBS News. The 10 victims of the shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas. CBS News.
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SANTA FE, Texas -- New details have emerged about the heroic effort to confront a young man who opened fire at a school Friday, which prevented a larger tragedy. 

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Senate veterans affairs chairman upbeat about VA nominee Robert Wilkie

Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga. Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga.
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Senate Veterans Affairs Chairman Johnny Isakson gave an upbeat assessment Monday of Robert Wilkie, the acting secretary of Veterans Affairs, whom President Donald Trump unexpectedly announced Friday would be his nominee to fill the job permanently. 

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Buckle up! Montana Highway Patrol joins campaign to encourage seat belt safety

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A nationwide seat belt safety campaign called Border to Border kicked off Monday, with Montana Highway Patrol taking part.

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Body recovered from river near Great Falls after boat capsized

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Search crews have recovered a body from the Smith River east of Great Falls Monday afternoon.  

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Teen who started Oregon fire that burned 48,000 acres ordered to pay $36 million

The Vancouver boy responsible for igniting the Eagle Creek Fire in the Columbia River Gorge in September must pay more than $36.6 million in restitution. The Vancouver boy responsible for igniting the Eagle Creek Fire in the Columbia River Gorge in September must pay more than $36.6 million in restitution.
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When you play with fire, there are bound to be consequences.

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Judge hears arguments about Montana bathroom initiative

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Judge John Kutzman heard the arguments under advisement and will issue a ruling at a later date.

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One School at a Time May winner: Pine Butte Elementary School in Colstrip

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Small Montana towns are often made up of dedicated, community-driven people

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Q2 Rewind: Revisiting Montana Avenue's sordid past in downtown Billings

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BILLINGS - Montana Avenue in downtown Billings has turned into a vibrant, growing street of new businesses, restaurants, and breweries.

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Nurse claims she was fired from Crow Health Center for reporting sexual assault

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A woman claims in her lawsuit filed in Billings federal court that she was fired from her position as a registered nurse at Awe KualaWaache Care on the Crow Indian Reservation after she reported a sexual assault. 

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Bob Seger reschedules Billings concert date

(MetraPark photo) (MetraPark photo)
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MetraPark announced Monday morning that Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band has rescheduled its performance at the Rimrock Auto Arena. 

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Man denies shooting at officers, engaging Billings police in standoff

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The man accused of shooting at two probation and parole officers before engage Billings police in a standoff downtown earlier this month pleaded not guilty to the charges Monday at his arraignment. 

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Former Billings residents ordered to stand trial in Utah for baby's murder

Costello (left) and Emile (right) are accused of killing their 3-year-old daughter (KUTV) Costello (left) and Emile (right) are accused of killing their 3-year-old daughter (KUTV)
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A pair of longtime Billings residents charged in Utah with the murder of their daughter have been ordered to stand trial. 

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Monkey escapes crate at San Antonio airport

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Authorities say a monkey went bananas after escaping from its crate Monday at the San Antonio International Airport, CBS affiliate KENS-TV reports. 

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Bald eagle found shot dead near Colorado reservoir

courtesy of Colorado Parks and Wildlife. courtesy of Colorado Parks and Wildlife.
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GREELEY, Colo. (CBS4) – Officials with the Colorado Department of Parks & Wildlife are trying to find out who shot and killed a bald eagle earlier this month. 

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Q2 Weather: An active weather week ahead in Billings

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Just looking at the I-cam’s it looks like a pretty comfortable day out there with plenty of sunshine and just a few clouds around the mountains. 

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Montana wildlife technician recovering from bear attack near Libby

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A woman who was reportedly attacked by a bear in near Libby has been taken out of the ICU at a Kalispell hospital. 

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See Meghan and Harry's official royal wedding photos

An official portrait photo from the wedding of the now Duke and Duchess of Sussex. An official portrait photo from the wedding of the now Duke and Duchess of Sussex.
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The new Duke and Duchess of Sussex released official portraits from their royal wedding on Monday. 

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N.J. cop delivers fawn in roadside C-section on deer killed by car

Washington Township Police Officer Jim Vernon with a baby deer he delivered roadside via emergency c-section on Sunday, May 20, 2018.  WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP POLICE DEPARTMENT Washington Township Police Officer Jim Vernon with a baby deer he delivered roadside via emergency c-section on Sunday, May 20, 2018. WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP POLICE DEPARTMENT
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A New Jersey police officer's quick action may have saved a baby deer's life Sunday as its mother lay dead after being struck by a car.

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Barack and Michelle Obama sign film, series production agreement with Netflix

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Former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama have signed a multi-year agreement to produce films and series for Netflix, the streaming service announced Monday in a tweet.

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Tom Morgan Remembered | Winston Rod Bonus | Under the Big Sky

Winston Rod Company manufactures fly rods in Twin Bridges. Winston Rod Company manufactures fly rods in Twin Bridges.
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Tom Morgan moved the R.L. Winston Rod Company to Montana in 1976 shortly after purchasing the San Francisco based business from Doug Merrick. Tom's tenure at Winston led to the development of some of the greatest rod designs in the companies history. Now, nearly a year since renowned fly rod maker Tom Morgan passed away, his legacy and his influence is still felt at the Winston Rod Company. This week under the big sky, Annette McLean, V.P. of Operations and Design at Wi... More>>

Wanted in Montana: BOLO Alert issued for Bruce Oliveira

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The United States Marshals Service has issued a BOLO Alert (Be-on-the-Lookout) for Bruce Oliveira. 

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Haspel sworn in as CIA's first female director

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Acting CIA Director Gina Haspel was formally sworn in as the next director of the nation's top spy agency at CIA headquarters in Langley, Virginia on Monday.

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Amber Alert canceled for Billings toddler, father arrested

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The Billings Police Department issued an Amber Alert for an 18-month-old child early Monday morning. 

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Lava from Hawaii volcano oozes into ocean, creating new toxic hazard

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 Lava from the Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island how has entered the ocean, creating a toxic cloud. 

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"Something was wrong with this cougar" - Deadly attack details revealed

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A weekend bike ride turned deadly when a cougar suddenly attacked. It happened in North Bend, Washington, in the foothills about 30 miles east of Seattle. 

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Man intentionally drives car into restaurant, killing 2, including daughter

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Authorities arrested a man they say intentionally crashed his car into a restaurant in Bessemer City, North Carolina, killing two people, including his daughter.

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Montana Ag Network: New fertilizer plant built in Lockwood

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As farmers continue their busy spring planting, a new fertilizer plant has been built in South Central Montana that loads, stores and unloads more efficiently to help growers. 

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1 dead in crash between Great Falls and Vaughn

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The crash happened near mile marker 284.

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Thousands attend service for exchange student killed in Santa Fe High School shooting

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Sabika Sheikh was one of the 10 people killed in the shooting Friday morning. 

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Zinke visits Fort Peck, talks about pivot

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Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke met with ranchers and farmers affected by the Lodge Pole Complex Fires. 

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Bear attack victim still hospitalized in Kalispell

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The woman suffered injuries in the attack that happened on Thursday in a remote area of the Cabinet Mountains.

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Island-Hopping: St. Helena

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Commercial flights only started arriving here in October. Before that, the only way in or out was on a boat.

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Man calls police on pig following him home

A pig named Zoey is seen in the back of a police cruiser.  NORTH RIDGEVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT/FACEBOOK A pig named Zoey is seen in the back of a police cruiser. NORTH RIDGEVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT/FACEBOOK
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A man in Ohio realized the downside of bringing home the bacon when a pig wouldn't stop following him on his way home early Saturday morning. 

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WATCH: Columbus memorial honors over 2,000 veterans

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In 2011, a group of Columbus Elementary School students began a project to gather every name of every veteran living or who had lived in Stillwater County.

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Orbital ATK readies cargo ship for station launch

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Orbital ATK readied an upgraded Antares rocket for launch Monday from Wallops Island, Virginia, to deliver more than 3 tons of crew supplies.

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President Trump demands DOJ look into whether FBI "infiltrated" campaign

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President Trump tweeted on Sunday that he is demanding the Department of Justice investigate whether the FBI "infiltrated or surveilled the Trump Campaign for Political Purposes."

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Americans give President Trump credit for good economy

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Nearly two in three Americans think the nation's economy is in good shape, and most of them believe President's Trump's policies are at least somewhat responsible for that.

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Remembering Gilda Radner, 29 years after her death

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May 20th, 1989, 29 years ago today … a sad day for the world of comedy. For that was the day Gilda Radner died of cancer.

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Hawaii lava finally reaches the Pacific, only to create another deadly danger

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Laze, a mashup of "lava" and "haze", is a nasty product formed when hot lava hits the ocean, sending hydrochloric acid and volcanic glass particles into the air.

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MSHSA horse show gets underway at Gallatin County Fairgrounds

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About 25 horses and their trainers practiced different riding styles in the Indoor Arena at the Fairgrounds.

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  • Duke and Duchess of Sussex make first appearance since royal wedding

    Duke and Duchess of Sussex make first appearance since royal wedding

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:33 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:33:42 GMT
    Harry (L), gives a speech next to Prince Charles, his wife Camilla, and Meghan, at Tuesday's party.Harry (L), gives a speech next to Prince Charles, his wife Camilla, and Meghan, at Tuesday's party.
    The Duke and Duchess of Sussex made their first public appearance Tuesday since they were married Saturday in a star-studded ceremony watched by millions around the world.
    The Duke and Duchess of Sussex on Tuesday made their first public appearance since they were married Saturday in a star-studded ceremony watched by millions around the world.
  • French strikes over Macron's reforms cripple public services

    French strikes over Macron's reforms cripple public services

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:28 AM EDT2018-05-22 11:28:38 GMT
    Protesters march in Montpellier on Tuesday, calling for public sector protection.Protesters march in Montpellier on Tuesday, calling for public sector protection.
    France's public services ground to a halt Tuesday as civil servants across the country went on strike against President Emmanuel Macron's proposed economic reforms.
    France's public services ground to a halt Tuesday as civil servants across the country went on strike against President Emmanuel Macron's proposed economic reforms.
  • Nine killed as Indian copper plant protest turns violent

    Nine killed as Indian copper plant protest turns violent

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:03:53 GMT
    At least nine protesters were killed Tuesday in clashes with authorities in southern India over a copper smelter that residents argue is causing environmental damage.At least nine protesters were killed Tuesday in clashes with authorities in southern India over a copper smelter that residents argue is causing environmental damage.
    At least nine protesters were killed Tuesday in clashes with authorities in southern India over a copper smelter that residents argue is causing environmental damage.
    At least nine protesters were killed Tuesday in clashes with authorities in southern India over a copper smelter that residents argue is causing environmental damage.
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