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Lawyer: Race a factor in St. Louis cop being mistakenly shot
An off-duty black St. Louis police officer's race factored into him being mistakenly shot by a white officer who didn't recognize him after a shootout with black suspects this week, the wounded officer's lawyer contends....
CIA chief: Intel leaks on the rise, cites leaker 'worship'
WASHINGTON (AP) -- CIA Director Mike Pompeo says he thinks disclosure of America's secret intelligence is on the rise, fueled partly by the "worship" of leakers like Edward Snowden....
UK Parliament investigates cyberattack on user accounts
LONDON (AP) -- British officials were investigating a cyberattack Saturday on the country's Parliament after discovering "unauthorized attempts to access parliamentary user accounts."...
Wet winter ups the ante for hikers on popular US trail
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Anya Sellsted had scaled scary snow-covered passes and forded frightening rivers during her solo hike from Mexico to Canada when the hazards of California's gargantuan winter finally caught up to her....
Style vs safety: Do too many football helmets pose a risk?
Oregon football players used three helmets last season - green, black and white - that were mixed and matched with myriad uniform combinations....
Authorities: Texas mom left 2 kids in hot car as punishment
WEATHERFORD, Texas (AP) -- A Texas woman told investigators that she left her 2-year-old daughter and 16-month-old son in a hot car where they died last month to teach the girl a lesson and that they didn't lock themselves in, as she initially reported, according to sheriff's officials....

The Stump

Degrading the value of citizenship: Letters to the editor
At any time now the Oregon Senate may vote on HB 3464, a bill to protect illegal aliens and help them remain comfortably in Oregon or travel elsewhere in the United States should they choose. This bill was fast-tracked by House... Letters to the editor http://connect.oregonlive.com/user/oliveoreglet/index.html
Luke Heimlich's crime was not a victimless offense: Letter to the editor
I want to thank Madeline Gorchels for her honest and heart-rending column in The Oregonian ("Molestation survivor: I feel betrayed by OSU," June 17).  I have been outraged by the public focus on saving Luke Heimlich's baseball career, with very... Letters to the editor http://connect.oregonlive.com/user/oliveoreglet/index.html

NBC News Politics

CIA Chief Says Trump is 'Serious Consumer' of Intelligence
Author: Phil McCausland
In an interview with Hugh Hewitt, the head of the CIA refuted reports that the president is uninterested in intelligence briefings.
CIA Chief Says Trump is 'Serious Consumer' of Intelligence
Author: Phil McCausland
In an interview with Hugh Hewitt, the head of the CIA refuted reports that the president is uninterested in intelligence briefings.

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