North Carolina wins men's NCAA lacrosse title

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — North Carolina won the men's NCAA lacrosse championship Monday, defeating Maryland 14-13 on Chris Cloutier's overtime goal.
Dead whale found on bow of cruise ship entering Alaska port

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A veterinary pathologist worked Monday to determine what killed a juvenile fin whale discovered Monday on the bow of a cruise ship entering an Alaska port.
White House on alert after 'metal object' hurled over fence

Emergency personnel in protective suits walk to the Northeast gate to the White House from Pennsylvania Avenue during a security lockdown of the White House grounds in Washington, DCAuthorities temporarily placed the White House on lockdown Monday after someone threw a metal object over the fence around the presidential mansion, officials said. Reporters working at the White House said a woman had been arrested. "An individual threw a metal object over the north fence line at the White House," the Secret Service said in a statement after the approximately three-hour lockdown ended.



Velodrome: Most delayed Rio Olympic venue hits another snag

FILE - In this July 27, 2015 file photo, a construction crews work on the velodrome at the Olympic Park for Rio's 2016 Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The venue that faces the most serious building delay hit another snag Monday, May 30, 2016, when the city hall announced it was changing contractors for the track cycling velodrome. (AP Photo/Leo Correa, File)RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Rio de Janeiro Olympic venue facing the most serious construction delay has hit another snag, with City Hall saying it is changing contractors for the track cycling velodrome.



NATO summit to raise military presence in Poland, region

NATO Secretary General, Jens Stoltenberg, gestures during a press conference with Polish President, Andrzej Duda in Warsaw, Poland, Monday, May 30, 2016. Stoltenberg came to Poland for a two-day visit ahead of the NATO summit in Warsaw in July. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz)WARSAW, Poland (AP) — NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said Monday that an upcoming "landmark summit" will enhance the alliance's defensive and deterrent presence in Poland and in the region, but decisions as to the number still haven't been finalized.





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