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Behind Joe Ryan, Twins look to take series from Rockies
The Minnesota Twins will try to close a six-game homestand with back-to-back wins when they face the Colorado Rockies on Sunday in Minneapolis. Minnesota is coming off a 6-0 win over the Rockies on Saturday night, which followed Colorado's 1-0 victory on Friday. The Twins are 2-3 on their homestand and are going for their first series win since June 13-15 against the Seattle Mariners. Meanwhile, the Rockies hope to end
Royals' Edward Olivares out to make good impression vs. A's
The first goal for a professional baseball player is to make it to the majors. The second goal is to stay. Enter Edward Olivares. Olivares is expected to be in the Kansas City lineup as the Royals host the Oakland Athletics Sunday afternoon in the finale of a three-game series. The Royals will send Brady Singer (3-2, 4.34 ERA) to the mound to oppose Oakland's James Kaprielian (0-5, 5.98) in a clash of right-handers. Th

NYT Politics

MAGA Voters Send a $50 Million G.O.P. Plan Off the Rails in Illinois
Author: Reid J. Epstein
Republican leaders think a moderate nominee for governor could beat Gov. J.B. Pritzker. But the party’s base seems to prefer a far-right state senator — and he is getting help from Mr. Pritzker.
Abortion Pills Take the Spotlight as States Impose Abortion Bans
Author: Pam Belluck
Demand for medication abortion is surging, setting the stage for new legal battles.

Portland Tribune

Will abortion affect the 2022 Oregon election?
Author: Jim Redden
Most voters said abortion was their least important issue before the U.S. Supreme Court ruling.

It is too early to know for certain how the U.S. Supreme Court decision overturning Roe v. Wade will affect the 2022 election in Oregon.

The June 24 ruling has sparked ...

Multnomah County: Heat deaths double last year
Author: KOIN 6 News
Sunday online fatality report release is less public than usual government practices.

Multnomah County released a report on the health impacts of last year's heat wave as temperatures once again climbed.

The historic heatwave enveloped Portland, the metro region and most of Oregon with high temperatures never ...

Man arrested after assaulting 2 elderly people in Portland
Author: Max Egener
One victim sustained life-threatening injuries during the assault, police said.

Police arrested a man after allegedly witnessing him assault two elderly people in downtown Portland on Saturday night, June 25.

The victims required hospitalization after the attack, Portland Police Bureau officials said in a statement Sunday, June 26.

One ...

Multnomah County: Heat deaths double last year
Author: KOIN 6 News
Sunday online fatality report release is less public than usual government practices.

Multnomah County released a report on the health impacts of last year's heat wave as temperatures once again climbed.

The historic heatwave enveloped Portland, the metro region and most of Oregon with high temperatures never ...

Will abortion affect the 2022 Oregon election?
Author: Jim Redden
Most voters said abortion was their least important issue before the U.S. Supreme Court ruling.

It is too early to know for certain how the U.S. Supreme Court decision overturning Roe v. Wade will affect the 2022 election in Oregon.

The June 24 ruling has sparked protests ...

Fallen Portland firefighters will be honored Monday
Author: Jim Redden
Those remembered will include Portland Fire and Rescue Lt. Jerry Richardson, who died of cancer last November.

Fallen Portland firefighters will be honored at the 111th annual David Campbell Memorial ceremony Monday, June 27.

Portland Fire and Rescue will hold the ceremony at Portland Firefighters Park between ...

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