Minnesota Nurses Strike Over, Dispute With Allina Is Not; Audio ExcerptJeremy Olson of the Minneapolis Star Tribune details the ongoing dispute between Minnesota nurses and Allina Health.
Minnesota Judge To Hold 2nd Hearing In Prince Estate Case; Audio ExcerptA hearing will be held in suburban Minneapolis regarding the procedures for determining who stands to inherit part of Prince’s estate. Prince died in April of an accidental drug overdose, and no will has been found. The twice-divorced musician’s parents are dead and he didn’t have any known children, but he left behind a sister and at least five half-siblings. Others also have come forward to claim he was related to them.
Fight Between Far Right Group, ‘Anti-Fascist’ Protesters Leaves Several Stabbed Outside Calif. State Capitol; Audio ExcerptMultiple people were hospitalized with stab wounds after a clash between members of right-wing extremist groups and “anti-fascists” outside the California State Capitol in Sacramento, authorities said. Authorities say a total of 10 people were taken to the hospital.
FDNY Members Boxing To Raise Funds For Injured Veterans; Audio ExcerptMembers of the FDNY are training for a charity boxing match with the London police. The July 8 event will raise money for severely injured veterans, part of the "Homes for Heroes" charity.
Messi Says He's Retiring From Argentina National Team; Audio ExcerptArgentina's Lionel Messi, considered by many to be the best player in the world, said he will likely retire from international soccer. The news came shortly after his side lost the Copa America final to Chile on penalties.
Gov. Cuomo Launches Breast Cancer Awareness Motorcycle Ride; Audio ExcerptGovernor Cuomo is launching the first-ever statewide breast cancer motorcycle ride to raise awareness of the disease across New York State. The ride supports Cuomo’s comprehensive “Get Screened, No Excuses” campaign – an effort to eliminate the barriers that often prevent women from getting screened, such as difficulty scheduling mammograms or burdensome insurance hurdles.