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A private funeral for singer Christina Grimmie will be held in her hometown of Medford, N.J., today. The 22-year-old singer, who gained fame as a contestant on The Voice, was shot and killed a week ago at a fan-meeting session after a performance in Orlando. The gunman fatally shot himself after he was tackled by Christiana’s brother. Christina started out as a YouTube phenomenon, then finished in third place on the sixth season of The Voice in 2014.
The Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Golden State Warriors to force game 7 of the NBA Championship. They will play Sunday in Oakland.
Seattle’s youth unemployment rate is @ 13% so the mayor is working with businesses to provide teens jobs this summer. KING5
There’s a guy from Seattle who has pled guilty to threatening to attack Congressman Jim McDermott. McDermott is a super-delegate who supports Hillary Clinton. That apparently made this person mad enough to make the threat.