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Avalanche Watch issued March 22 at 9:43AM MDT by NWS Missoula MT

Avalanche Watch: Lake, MT; Flathead, MT until 9:45 AM The post Avalanche Watch issued March 22 at 9:43AM MDT by NWS Missoula MT appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Ex-undersheriff faces theft charge in connection to Cascade Co. Sheriff’s Office investigation

Former Cascade County Undersheriff John Glen Stevens is facing charges in connection with an investigation into the Sheriff’s Office in Great Falls. The post Ex-undersheriff faces theft charge in connection to Cascade Co. Sheriff’s Office investigation appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Woman shares warning after tampon purchase

Click here for updates on this story     KOKOMO, Ind. (WRTV ) — A central Indiana woman has a word of warning for other women after finding something strange on a feminine product she just recently purchased. “It’s really gross,” Kimberly Fisher said after opening the package of her Tampax Pearl tampon and noticing the string […] The post Woman shares warning after tampon purchase appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Neymar faces ban for Champions League F-word Instagram rant

PSG star Neymar is facing a ban after being charged by UEFA following for his online rant in the wake of his side’s Champions League defeat to Manchester United. Neymar was a helpless bystander, watching the last-16 tie from the stands due to injury, as referee Damir Skomina awarded Manchester United a controversial last-minute penalty […] The post Neymar faces ban for Champions League F-word Instagram rant appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Deputy US attorney who oversaw Cohen case to leave office

Robert Khuzami, the deputy US attorney for the Southern District of New York who was overseeing the criminal case against President Donald Trump’s former personal attorney Michael Cohen, is set to leave his post next month, according to a person familiar with the matter. Khuzami, whose family lives in Washington, DC, has been commuting from […] The post Deputy US attorney who oversaw Cohen case to leave office appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Man with brain tumor missing chemotherapy treatments because he cannot get to doctor

Click here for updates on this story     RAVENNA, Ohio (WEWS) — If you’re sick, you go to the doctor and get medicine. It sounds easy enough, but that’s not the case for everyone. A Ravenna man was young and healthy when he purchased catastrophic health insurance. Then, the unthinkable happened and now his family is […] The post Man with brain tumor missing chemotherapy treatments because he cannot get to doctor appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Kansas ‘professor’ accused of botching autopsies to face criminal charges

Click here for updates on this story     FAIRWAY, KS (KCTV) — A man who is accused of botching autopsies across the country will face criminal charges Friday. More than 20 families from all over the country claim Shawn Parcells is an incompetent fraud, saying the Kansas man lied to them. Until now they couldn’t get […] The post Kansas ‘professor’ accused of botching autopsies to face criminal charges appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Family: Explosion leaves boy permanently disabled

Click here for updates on this story     OXFORD, Ohio (WCPO) — It looked like a firecracker. Maybe a smoke bomb, if firework shops sold smoke bombs the size of softballs and wrapped them in aluminum foil. It glinted under a street lamp on East Withrow Street, and on Tuesday evening, 12-year-old Caleb Bogan got off […] The post Family: Explosion leaves boy permanently disabled appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

MHP starts social media campaign to support injured trooper

The Montana Highway Patrol is asking people to show support Trooper Wade Palmer through a new social media campaign as he fights for his life in a Utah hospital. The post MHP starts social media campaign to support injured trooper appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

China and women’s clothes: How Levi’s strategy won over Wall Street

Levi Strauss racked up $5.6 billion in sales last year. But chief executive Chip Bergh has a mission to make Levi’s a $10 billion brand one day. To hit that ambitious target and match up against bigger rivals, Levi’s needs a new playbook. Levi’s hopes tapping the public market will fund its efforts to expand […] The post China and women’s clothes: How Levi’s strategy won over Wall Street appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Gran Premio Latinoamericano: The Champions League of horse racing

Celebrating the very best thoroughbred racehorses in South America, the Gran Premio Latinoamericano is the most prestigious date on the continent’s racing calendar. The race, also known at the Longines Latin American Grand Prix, was first run in Uruguay in 1981 and, much like the Breeders’ Cup in the USA, is held at a different […] The post Gran Premio Latinoamericano: The Champions League of horse racing appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Iowa Republican Steve King slams Hurricane Katrina disaster victims

Republican Rep. Steve King, who has a lengthy history of incendiary comments related to race, favorably compared the response of his Iowan constituents, who are majority white, to recent severe flooding to the residents of New Orleans when Hurricane Katrina struck in 2005, who were majority black. Speaking at a town hall in his district […] The post Iowa Republican Steve King slams Hurricane Katrina disaster victims appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Iowa Republican Steve King slams Hurricane Katrina disaster victims

Republican Rep. Steve King, who has a lengthy history of incendiary comments related to race, favorably compared the response of his Iowan constituents, who are majority white, to recent severe flooding to the residents of New Orleans when Hurricane Katrina struck in 2005, who were majority black. Speaking at a town hall in his district […] The post Iowa Republican Steve King slams Hurricane Katrina disaster victims appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Iowa Republican Steve King slams Hurricane Katrina disaster victims

Republican Rep. Steve King, who has a lengthy history of incendiary comments related to race, favorably compared the response of his Iowan constituents, who are majority white, to recent severe flooding to the residents of New Orleans when Hurricane Katrina struck in 2005, who were majority black. Speaking at a town hall in his district […] The post Iowa Republican Steve King slams Hurricane Katrina disaster victims appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Iowa Republican Steve King slams Hurricane Katrina disaster victims

Republican Rep. Steve King, who has a lengthy history of incendiary comments related to race, favorably compared the response of his Iowan constituents, who are majority white, to recent severe flooding to the residents of New Orleans when Hurricane Katrina struck in 2005, who were majority black. Speaking at a town hall in his district […] The post Iowa Republican Steve King slams Hurricane Katrina disaster victims appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Downtown Missoula apartment with 22 units to break ground this summer

Developers who recently completed a group of condominiums in downtown Missoula plan to break ground on the project’s second phase this summer. The post Downtown Missoula apartment with 22 units to break ground this summer appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Saudi Arabia may be courting Asian partners, but it will always need the US

Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman recently wrapped up a week of high-profile visits to Asia, touring Pakistan, India and China in a bid to court new allies. The Saudis clearly mean to signal to the United States and the West that they have options, as the kingdom endures a tarnished reputation over the […] The post Saudi Arabia may be courting Asian partners, but it will always need the US appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Saudi Arabia may be courting Asian partners, but it will always need the US

Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman recently wrapped up a week of high-profile visits to Asia, touring Pakistan, India and China in a bid to court new allies. The Saudis clearly mean to signal to the United States and the West that they have options, as the kingdom endures a tarnished reputation over the […] The post Saudi Arabia may be courting Asian partners, but it will always need the US appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Saudi Arabia may be courting Asian partners, but it will always need the US

Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman recently wrapped up a week of high-profile visits to Asia, touring Pakistan, India and China in a bid to court new allies. The Saudis clearly mean to signal to the United States and the West that they have options, as the kingdom endures a tarnished reputation over the […] The post Saudi Arabia may be courting Asian partners, but it will always need the US appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Saudi Arabia may be courting Asian partners, but it will always need the US

Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman recently wrapped up a week of high-profile visits to Asia, touring Pakistan, India and China in a bid to court new allies. The Saudis clearly mean to signal to the United States and the West that they have options, as the kingdom endures a tarnished reputation over the […] The post Saudi Arabia may be courting Asian partners, but it will always need the US appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Saudi Arabia may be courting Asian partners, but it will always need the US

Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman recently wrapped up a week of high-profile visits to Asia, touring Pakistan, India and China in a bid to court new allies. The Saudis clearly mean to signal to the United States and the West that they have options, as the kingdom endures a tarnished reputation over the […] The post Saudi Arabia may be courting Asian partners, but it will always need the US appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Saudi Arabia may be courting Asian partners, but it will always need the US

Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman recently wrapped up a week of high-profile visits to Asia, touring Pakistan, India and China in a bid to court new allies. The Saudis clearly mean to signal to the United States and the West that they have options, as the kingdom endures a tarnished reputation over the […] The post Saudi Arabia may be courting Asian partners, but it will always need the US appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

From Israel to Brexit to France: Trump dips into allies’ politics

He’s trashed the British Prime Minister. He’s cheered protesters in France. And now he’s handed Israel’s embattled leader a win days before a re-election. When it comes to other countries’ domestic politics, President Donald Trump hasn’t hesitated to put his thumb on the scale. When he first met Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the Oval […] The post From Israel to Brexit to France: Trump dips into allies’ politics appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

From Israel to Brexit to France: Trump dips into allies’ politics

He’s trashed the British Prime Minister. He’s cheered protesters in France. And now he’s handed Israel’s embattled leader a win days before a re-election. When it comes to other countries’ domestic politics, President Donald Trump hasn’t hesitated to put his thumb on the scale. When he first met Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the Oval […] The post From Israel to Brexit to France: Trump dips into allies’ politics appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

From Israel to Brexit to France: Trump dips into allies’ politics

He’s trashed the British Prime Minister. He’s cheered protesters in France. And now he’s handed Israel’s embattled leader a win days before a re-election. When it comes to other countries’ domestic politics, President Donald Trump hasn’t hesitated to put his thumb on the scale. When he first met Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the Oval […] The post From Israel to Brexit to France: Trump dips into allies’ politics appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

From Israel to Brexit to France: Trump dips into allies’ politics

He’s trashed the British Prime Minister. He’s cheered protesters in France. And now he’s handed Israel’s embattled leader a win days before a re-election. When it comes to other countries’ domestic politics, President Donald Trump hasn’t hesitated to put his thumb on the scale. When he first met Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the Oval […] The post From Israel to Brexit to France: Trump dips into allies’ politics appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

From Israel to Brexit to France: Trump dips into allies’ politics

He’s trashed the British Prime Minister. He’s cheered protesters in France. And now he’s handed Israel’s embattled leader a win days before a re-election. When it comes to other countries’ domestic politics, President Donald Trump hasn’t hesitated to put his thumb on the scale. When he first met Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the Oval […] The post From Israel to Brexit to France: Trump dips into allies’ politics appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

From Israel to Brexit to France: Trump dips into allies’ politics

He’s trashed the British Prime Minister. He’s cheered protesters in France. And now he’s handed Israel’s embattled leader a win days before a re-election. When it comes to other countries’ domestic politics, President Donald Trump hasn’t hesitated to put his thumb on the scale. When he first met Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the Oval […] The post From Israel to Brexit to France: Trump dips into allies’ politics appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Prison reform frustrations: Bills to address overcrowding stalls in Senate

Click here for updates on this story     Honolulu, HI (KITV) — Overcrowded jails in Hawaii is a problem that has at least one State lawmaker claims the legislature this session is doing nothing about. Representative Gregg Takayama fears more riots like last week’s case at the Maui Community Correctional Facility will continue to happen if […] The post Prison reform frustrations: Bills to address overcrowding stalls in Senate appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Prison reform frustrations: Bills to address overcrowding stalls in Senate

Click here for updates on this story     Honolulu, HI (KITV) — Overcrowded jails in Hawaii is a problem that has at least one State lawmaker claims the legislature this session is doing nothing about. Representative Gregg Takayama fears more riots like last week’s case at the Maui Community Correctional Facility will continue to happen if […] The post Prison reform frustrations: Bills to address overcrowding stalls in Senate appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Prison reform frustrations: Bills to address overcrowding stalls in Senate

Click here for updates on this story     Honolulu, HI (KITV) — Overcrowded jails in Hawaii is a problem that has at least one State lawmaker claims the legislature this session is doing nothing about. Representative Gregg Takayama fears more riots like last week’s case at the Maui Community Correctional Facility will continue to happen if […] The post Prison reform frustrations: Bills to address overcrowding stalls in Senate appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Prison reform frustrations: Bills to address overcrowding stalls in Senate

Click here for updates on this story     Honolulu, HI (KITV) — Overcrowded jails in Hawaii is a problem that has at least one State lawmaker claims the legislature this session is doing nothing about. Representative Gregg Takayama fears more riots like last week’s case at the Maui Community Correctional Facility will continue to happen if […] The post Prison reform frustrations: Bills to address overcrowding stalls in Senate appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Prison reform frustrations: Bills to address overcrowding stalls in Senate

Click here for updates on this story     Honolulu, HI (KITV) — Overcrowded jails in Hawaii is a problem that has at least one State lawmaker claims the legislature this session is doing nothing about. Representative Gregg Takayama fears more riots like last week’s case at the Maui Community Correctional Facility will continue to happen if […] The post Prison reform frustrations: Bills to address overcrowding stalls in Senate appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Former Cop in Court on Sex Charges

Click here for updates on this story     WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (WNEP) — A former Wilkes-Barre police officer accused of sexually assaulting four women while he was on the job was back in court on Thursday. After hearing testimony from four alleged victims, the judge is still deciding whether the case will go to trial. Preliminary hearings […] The post Former Cop in Court on Sex Charges appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Griz fans cheer on the home team in NCAA tourney

It didn't end like fans hoped in the first round of the NCAA tournament but that didn't dampen the enthusiasm from Griz fans. The post Griz fans cheer on the home team in NCAA tourney appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Michigan runs away from Montana in NCAA Tournament

The Grizzlies struggled from the field in a 74-55 loss to No. 2 seed Michigan inside Wells Fargo Arena on Thursday night. The post Michigan runs away from Montana in NCAA Tournament appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Deputies: Man upset about noisy vacationers at Bend resort confronts family while armed with gun

Click here for updates on this story     BEND, OR (KPTV) — A man was arrested Thursday night after a noise dispute at a Bend resort led to a fight with a gun, according to the Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office. At 8:13 p.m., deputies responded to the Seventh Mountain Resort after a juvenile called 911 to […] The post Deputies: Man upset about noisy vacationers at Bend resort confronts family while armed with gun appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

GM, stung by criticism, says it will hire 400 workers at Michigan electric vehicle plant

General Motors, which has been under fire for plans to close four plants in the United States, said Friday it would add 400 jobs as part of its bigger push into electric and autonomous vehicles. The jobs will be at GM’s assembly plant in Orion Township, Michigan, where the company is building its all-electric Chevrolet […] The post GM, stung by criticism, says it will hire 400 workers at Michigan electric vehicle plant appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Explosive device found in Ireland appears similar to those sent to UK, say Irish police

A “viable improvised explosive device” contained in a plastic envelope was found in a postal collection center in Limerick, western Ireland, the Irish police said in a statement. Police were alerted to a suspicious item shortly after 6 a.m. local time on Friday, authorities said in an earlier statement. The army’s bomb disposal team arrived […] The post Explosive device found in Ireland appears similar to those sent to UK, say Irish police appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019

Pompeo agrees it’s possible God raised Trump to protect Israel from Iranian aggression

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo agreed with a suggestion posed in an interview Thursday that it’s possible God raised Donald Trump to be President in order to protect Israel from Iran. In an interview in Jerusalem, the Christian Broadcast Network’s Chris Mitchell asked Pompeo, “could it be that President Trump right now has been sort […] The post Pompeo agrees it’s possible God raised Trump to protect Israel from Iranian aggression appeared first on KPAX.com.

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March 22, 2019