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Peace Officer Memorial ceremony held at State Capitol

Peace Officer Memorial ceremony held at State Capitol

The service is taking part at 11025 Voyager Parkway in Colorado Springs. The task of announcing each name and the day they gave their lives in the line of duty was made even harder for Martin, as he personally knew two of the peace officers killed previous year.


House oversight committee wants Comey to testify next week

House oversight committee wants Comey to testify next week

US law states: 'The President, Vice President and all Civil Officers of the United States , shall be removed from Office on Impeachment for, and Conviction of, Treason, Bribery, or other high Crimes and Misdemeanors '. Mr Trump then said he'd "accomplished a great deal in a very short time ". "The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has appropriately requested this memo".



Confederate Monument No. 3 Down, but 4th Won't Be So Easy

Streets near the monument were blocked off in preparation for the dismantling, which is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m., CNN reported . To qualify for consideration, city officials will review proposals that are include a plan to place the monuments in "their proper historical context from a dark period of American history", Mayor Mitch Landrieu's office said in a statement .


Animal Shelter offers free pet adoption for Memorial Day weekend

Animal Shelter offers free pet adoption for Memorial Day weekend

The Shelter has embarked on a new mission to increase the number of animals saved in Walker County and reduce euthanasia rates. To adopt a shelter dog or cat, an application must be completed. Through the first four months of 2017, almost 79 percent of all animals brought to the Walker County Animal Shelter have been saved. The general adoption center hours are Friday through Sunday from 1:00 to 5:00pm at 3520 Tupper Drive in Greenville.



Rosenstein Tells Senate He Knew of Comey Firing Before He Wrote Memo

Meanwhile, Rosenstein appeared before the full Senate behind closed doors on Thursday in a prescheduled meeting with lawmakers about the firing of Comey. Mueller's lane", he said. "O$3 ne of the big losers in this decision is the public", Graham said and added that he anxious lawmakers would have trouble getting responses to subpoenas delivered to potential witnesses or convincing them to testify in a public congressional hearing because they'd be more likely to plead the fifth to avoid ...


Top Kansas Democrats seek $600 million boost in education funding

Top Kansas Democrats seek $600 million boost in education funding

It contains a provision to eventually end all those taxes depending on increases in other state revenues. Justice, a Democrat, has made a direct appeal in the Republican-controlled House of Delegates on Wednesday, urging they tweak his proposals if they need to but vote.