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  • Colbert mom says son bit by black flies despite precautions

    Colbert mom says son bit by black flies despite precautions

    Sunday, May 27 2018 9:40 PM EDT2018-05-28 01:40:08 GMT

    COLBERT, Wash. - We've hit that period in the year where bugs can really be a problem. The black flies are definitely back and they're biting. Tips to avoid being bit include avoiding areas where the bugs are popular, wearing long sleeves and pants, wearing clothing that is light colored as well as utilizing bug spray. Sara Bunke has taking these precautions but the flies are still eating up her son.

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    COLBERT, Wash. - We've hit that period in the year where bugs can really be a problem. The black flies are definitely back and they're biting. Tips to avoid being bit include avoiding areas where the bugs are popular, wearing long sleeves and pants, wearing clothing that is light colored as well as utilizing bug spray. Sara Bunke has taking these precautions but the flies are still eating up her son.

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  • Racist flyers pop up all over downtown Spokane again

    Racist flyers pop up all over downtown Spokane again

    Saturday, May 26 2018 9:33 PM EDT2018-05-27 01:33:48 GMT

    Spokane, Wash. These flyers were found once again on Saturday placed all over downtown Spokane. Back in March, a group called Identity Evropa put racist posters on Eastern Universities campus. Roberto Rodriguez was walking downtown and happened to catch a glimpse of the flyers "With these posters my thoughts on them is why are we having them up?" questioned Rodriguez. Roberto understands that groups have the right to free speech. But Roberto wants...

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    Spokane, Wash. These flyers were found once again on Saturday placed all over downtown Spokane. Back in March, a group called Identity Evropa put racist posters on Eastern Universities campus. Roberto Rodriguez was walking downtown and happened to catch a glimpse of the flyers "With these posters my thoughts on them is why are we having them up?" questioned Rodriguez. Roberto understands that groups have the right to free speech. But Roberto wants...

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  • Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor closed indefinitely

    Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor closed indefinitely

    Saturday, May 26 2018 2:33 PM EDT2018-05-26 18:33:58 GMT

    HONOLULU (AP) - Engineers say damage to the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor in Honolulu was worse than expected and it will remain closed indefinitely.    Hawaii News Now reports boat transportation to the attraction was suspended May 6 after one of the vessel operators noticed a crack on the outside of the memorial. 

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    HONOLULU (AP) - Engineers say damage to the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor in Honolulu was worse than expected and it will remain closed indefinitely.    Hawaii News Now reports boat transportation to the attraction was suspended May 6 after one of the vessel operators noticed a crack on the outside of the memorial. 

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  • San Francisco mulls ban on flavored vaping liquids, menthols

    San Francisco mulls ban on flavored vaping liquids, menthols

    Monday, May 28 2018 1:54 AM EDT2018-05-28 05:54:39 GMT
    Monday, May 28 2018 5:45 AM EDT2018-05-28 09:45:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). In this May 17, 2018 photo, Miriam Zouzounis looks through a selection of tobacco products while interviewed at Ted's Market, her family's store, in San Francisco. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. is pumping millions of dollars into a ca...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). In this May 17, 2018 photo, Miriam Zouzounis looks through a selection of tobacco products while interviewed at Ted's Market, her family's store, in San Francisco. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. is pumping millions of dollars into a ca...
    R.J. Reynolds is pumping millions of dollars into a campaign to convince San Francisco voters to reject a sales ban on flavored tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes, and vaping liquids with flavors like...>>
    R.J. Reynolds is pumping millions of dollars into a campaign to convince San Francisco voters to reject a sales ban on flavored tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes, and vaping liquids with flavors like cotton candy, mango and cool cucumber.>>
  • 'Solo' sputters in takeoff with $83.3M at box office

    'Solo' sputters in takeoff with $83.3M at box office

    Sunday, May 27 2018 11:54 AM EDT2018-05-27 15:54:42 GMT
    Monday, May 28 2018 5:45 AM EDT2018-05-28 09:45:05 GMT
    (Jonathan Olley/Lucasfilm via AP). In this image released by Lucasfilm, Alden Ehrenreich, right, and Joonas Suotamo appear in a scene from "Solo: A Star Wars Story."(Jonathan Olley/Lucasfilm via AP). In this image released by Lucasfilm, Alden Ehrenreich, right, and Joonas Suotamo appear in a scene from "Solo: A Star Wars Story."
    The Han Solo spinoff "Solo: A Star Wars Story" came in well below expectations with an $83.3 million opening weekend at the North American box office.>>
    The Han Solo spinoff "Solo: A Star Wars Story" came in well below expectations with an $83.3 million opening weekend at the North American box office.>>
  • Vacant for decades, Detroit's train station may get new life

    Vacant for decades, Detroit's train station may get new life

    Sunday, May 27 2018 9:44 AM EDT2018-05-27 13:44:10 GMT
    Monday, May 28 2018 5:44 AM EDT2018-05-28 09:44:53 GMT
    (Tanya Moutzalias /The Ann Arbor News via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2017, file photo, guests attend Detroit Homecoming IV at Detroit's most iconic structure, the Michigan Central train station, which opened its doors for the first time since ...(Tanya Moutzalias /The Ann Arbor News via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2017, file photo, guests attend Detroit Homecoming IV at Detroit's most iconic structure, the Michigan Central train station, which opened its doors for the first time since ...
    Vacant for decades and synonymous with urban blight, Detroit's old train station may get new life, locals hope, with Ford Motor Co.>>
    Vacant for decades and synonymous with urban blight, Detroit's old train station may get new life, locals hope, with Ford Motor Co.>>
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  • Italian economist to meet president amid political crisis

    Italian economist to meet president amid political crisis

    Monday, May 28 2018 3:34 AM EDT2018-05-28 07:34:24 GMT
    Monday, May 28 2018 5:55 AM EDT2018-05-28 09:55:04 GMT
    (Fabio Frustaci/ANSA via AP). Italian President Sergio Mattarella addresses the media after meeting Italy's premier-designate Giuseppe Conte in Rome, Sunday, May 27, 2018. Italian President Sergio Mattarella said he refused to approve populist leaders'...(Fabio Frustaci/ANSA via AP). Italian President Sergio Mattarella addresses the media after meeting Italy's premier-designate Giuseppe Conte in Rome, Sunday, May 27, 2018. Italian President Sergio Mattarella said he refused to approve populist leaders'...
    All eyes are on Italian President Sergio Mattarella after he vetoed the proposed euroskeptic economy minister of what would have been western Europe's first populist government.>>
    All eyes are on Italian President Sergio Mattarella after he vetoed the proposed euroskeptic economy minister of what would have been western Europe's first populist government.>>
  • Some Irish Catholics worried, dismayed after abortion vote

    Some Irish Catholics worried, dismayed after abortion vote

    Sunday, May 27 2018 3:53 AM EDT2018-05-27 07:53:48 GMT
    Monday, May 28 2018 5:55 AM EDT2018-05-28 09:55:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Morrison). People from the "Yes" campaign react as the results of the votes begin to come in, after the Irish referendum on the 8th Amendment of the Irish Constitution at Dublin Castle, in Dublin, Ireland, Saturday May 26, 2018. The fir...(AP Photo/Peter Morrison). People from the "Yes" campaign react as the results of the votes begin to come in, after the Irish referendum on the 8th Amendment of the Irish Constitution at Dublin Castle, in Dublin, Ireland, Saturday May 26, 2018. The fir...
    Attention is turning to Ireland's parliament now that the country's citizens have voted in landslide numbers to remove the abortion ban from its constitution.>>
    Attention is turning to Ireland's parliament now that the country's citizens have voted in landslide numbers to remove the abortion ban from its constitution.>>
  • Syrian government vows to fight rebels despite US warning

    Syrian government vows to fight rebels despite US warning

    Monday, May 28 2018 5:54 AM EDT2018-05-28 09:54:28 GMT
    Monday, May 28 2018 5:55 AM EDT2018-05-28 09:55:00 GMT
    Syrian state-run paper dismisses US warning against new offensive by President Assad's forces in southern province.>>
    Syrian state-run paper dismisses US warning against new offensive by President Assad's forces in southern province.>>
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  • Thieves target bicycle parked outside of Spokane hospital

    Thieves target bicycle parked outside of Spokane hospital

    Thursday, April 19 2018 10:14 PM EDT2018-04-20 02:14:05 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - A man visiting his sick aunt at the hospital finds his bicycle stripped. Thieves preyed on him as he parked it just feet from an entrance at Holy Family. "It stings," Justin Santiago said. Santiago said it's been just a rough stretch for his entire family. "(My aunt) has been really sick," he said. His beloved aunt has chromes disease, pneumonia and recently had a stroke as well. Justin used his bicycle to visit her. "I parked it 

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - A man visiting his sick aunt at the hospital finds his bicycle stripped. Thieves preyed on him as he parked it just feet from an entrance at Holy Family. "It stings," Justin Santiago said. Santiago said it's been just a rough stretch for his entire family. "(My aunt) has been really sick," he said. His beloved aunt has chromes disease, pneumonia and recently had a stroke as well. Justin used his bicycle to visit her. "I parked it 

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  • Women's Heart Health: Spokane mom suffers heart attack while getting son ready for school

    Women's Heart Health: Spokane mom suffers heart attack while getting son ready for school

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 12:41 AM EST2018-02-14 05:41:01 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Think of the three women closest to you. Maybe it's your sister, your mom and your best friend. Now think that of those three, one will die because of heart disease. It's the gut wrenching reality that many don't want to think about or talk about. KHQ wants to start the conversation about women's heart health, because it very well could impact someone you love very much. 

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - Think of the three women closest to you. Maybe it's your sister, your mom and your best friend. Now think that of those three, one will die because of heart disease. It's the gut wrenching reality that many don't want to think about or talk about. KHQ wants to start the conversation about women's heart health, because it very well could impact someone you love very much. 

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  • Help Me Hayley: Local veteran faces a different kind of life-threatening situation

    Help Me Hayley: Local veteran faces a different kind of life-threatening situation

    Thursday, January 25 2018 4:47 PM EST2018-01-25 21:47:48 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - A local veteran has found himself in a very different life-threatening situation: Yellow jackets have taken over his home and are living inside his walls. Overwhelmed by the cost to fix it and desperate for a worry free night, he said “Help me Hayley.” “I joined  the Navy back in 1991,” said Robert Storm. “I did some deployments to the Persian Gulf.” Storm knows how to fight, but this time he can't. 

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - A local veteran has found himself in a very different life-threatening situation: Yellow jackets have taken over his home and are living inside his walls. Overwhelmed by the cost to fix it and desperate for a worry free night, he said “Help me Hayley.” “I joined  the Navy back in 1991,” said Robert Storm. “I did some deployments to the Persian Gulf.” Storm knows how to fight, but this time he can't. 

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