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Yellowstone recruiting for 2019 Youth Conservation Corps program

MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, WY- How would you like to work, learn, play, and serve in the world's first national park?  Yellowstone is currently recruiting for the 2019 Youth Conservation Corps (YCC), a residential work-based education program for young men and women between the ages of 15 and 18. Visit the YCC program to apply.

What Mueller Wants to Ask Trump About Obstruction, and What It Means

The special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, recently provided President Trump’s lawyers a list of questions he wants answered in an interview. The New York Times obtained the list; here are the questions, along with the context and significance of each. The questions fall into categories based on four broad subjects.

Who is drinking the most? The drunkest (and driest) cities in America

24/7 Wall Street reviewed the adult excessive drinking rate in 381 U.S. metro areas to identify the 20 drunkest (and 20 driest) cities. The cities with the highest excessive drinking rates are concentrated in the Midwest, while those with the lowest rates are mostly in southern states.

Allegiant Air: The budget airline flying under the radar

A great feature that was one 60 minutes tonight that talks about the airline that many Montanans use when flying to and from the state - Allegiant Air.

Allegiant Air is a small, ultra-low-cost carrier based in Las Vegas, that happens to be one of the country's most profitable airlines. But, according to federal aviation records and interviews with pilots, mechanics and industry experts, it may also be the most dangerous.

Hawaii jolted by magnitude 6.9 quake as residents flee volcanic eruptions

For residents of the Big Island of Hawaii, Friday was a day of fraught nerves as a strong earthquake shook their homes, which are increasingly threatened by a volcanic eruption that doesn't show any signs of slowing down.

The magnitude 6.9 temblor that jolted the island was one of more than 110 earthquakes in just 24 hours. It knocked out power to some residents who were already dealing with mandatory evacuation orders, molten rock and high levels of sulfur dioxide in the air.

BREAKING: F.B.I. Raids Office of Trump’s Longtime Lawyer Michael Cohen

WASHINGTON — The F.B.I. raided the Rockefeller Center office and Park Avenue hotel room of President Trump’s longtime personal lawyer, Michael D. Cohen, on Monday morning, seizing business records, emails and documents related to several topics, including a payment to a pornographic film actress.

Trump Is Said to Know of Stormy Daniels Payment Months Before He Denied It

WASHINGTON — President Trump knew about a six-figure payment that Michael D. Cohen, his personal lawyer, made to a pornographic film actress several months before he denied any knowledge of it to reporters aboard Air Force One in April, according to two people familiar with the arrangement.

Trump ousts Tillerson, will replace him as secretary of state with CIA chief Pompeo

from washingtonpost.com

President Trump said Tuesday he has ousted Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and plans to nominate CIA Director Mike Pompeo to replace him as the nation’s top diplomat, orchestrating a major change to his national security team amid delicate outreach that includes possible talks with North Korea.

Trump ousts Tillerson, will replace him as secretary of state with CIA chief Pompeo