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Oreo releases Swedish Fish flavor

Oreos has released the latest limited edition flavor.The new cookie will feature Swedish Fish flavored cream. The Swedish Fish Oreos pair the original chocolate wafer with a cherry flavored frosting filling. In the past, Oreos has released red velvet, watermelon,…

Delta snafu impacts Tri-Cities travel

Delta Airlines is trying to recover from a worldwide computer outage Monday, now impacting travelers in eastern Washington. Christine Dorn came to the Tri-Cities Thursday to celebrate her niece's wedding. When she arrived at the airport to fly back to…

Japan knife attack: 15 reportedly dead

(CNN) -- Japanese police have arrested a man in connection with a deadly stabbing spree at a facility for the disabled, west of Tokyo, according to Japanese state broadcaster NHK.The report, citing police, said 15 people are confirmed dead and…

Trump officially claims Republican presidential nomination

(CNN) Donald Trump, whose outsider campaign both galvanized millions of voters and divided the Republican Party, is officially the 2016 GOP presidential nominee. The billionaire businessman reached the 1,237 delegates he needed to clinch the nomination when his son, Donald…

Police officer shot and killed in Kansas City, Kansas

KANSAS CITY, Kansas (CNN) -- A police officer in Kansas City, Kansas, who was shot Tuesday while chasing suspects allegedly involved in a drive-by shooting, has died, police Chief Terry Zeigler said.The officer was identified as Capt. Robert Melton.Zeigler told…

Police officer deaths from guns up 72% from July 2015

(CNN) -- The shooting deaths of three officers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Sunday pushed the number of law enforcement fatalities past a tragic benchmark.As of Sunday, 31 law enforcement officers were shot to death in the United States, according…

Ghostly image captured in fatal accident photo

(CNN) -- When people encounter tragedies, either in their own lives or the lives of others, they often try to make sense of it all.Many people think a Kentucky man captured a supernatural moment when he took a picture of…