Opinion

06/24/2019 - 12:00am
Beware of scams — if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is Editor: Last week a friend received a message on her cell phone with my picture and name. It was supposedly from me asking her how she was and telling her I had good news. I told her...

Sports

06/24/2019 - 12:00am
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Riding a wave of widespread Italian enthusiasm to be an Olympic host, Milan and Cortina d’Ampezzo won the vote Monday to stage the 2026 Winter Games. International Olympic Committee members voted 47-34 for the long-...

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In this photo provided by the Missoula County Sheriff’s Office, a back bear lays on a closet shelf Friday in Missoula.

06/24/2019 - 12:00am
MISSOULA (AP) — Authorities say a black bear somehow locked itself inside a Montana home and then nestled onto a closet shelf that wasn’t too hard, wasn’t too soft, but just right for a nap. Missoula County sheriff’s officials say the bear just...

Nation

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Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., pauses while speaking during a forum on Friday in Miami.

06/24/2019 - 12:00am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Days before the first Democratic presidential debates, Sen. Bernie Sanders and House progressives rolled out legislation to cancel all student debt, going farther than a signature proposal by Sen. Elizabeth Warren as the two jockey...

World

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ABOVE:
This May 21 photo provided by climber Dawa Steven Sherpa shows Camp Four, the highest camp on Mount Everest littered with abandoned tents. The record number of climbers on Mount Everest this season has left a cleanup crew grappling with how to clear away everything from abandoned tents to human waste that threatens drinking water.
BELOW:
In this May 27 photo, Nepalese army men pile up the garbage collected from Mount Everest in Namche Bajar, Solukhumbu district, Nepal.

06/24/2019 - 12:00am
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — After every party it’s time to clean up and Mount Everest is no different. The record number of climbers crowding the world’s highest mountain this season has left a government cleanup crew grappling with how to clear away...