In case you missed it this morning, here are a few news items for your day!
- As we speak, a group of elite runners are carrying the torch across the state of Washington for the Special Olympics. They kick off in Seattle on July 1st. More info.
- Supreme court justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement. This will pave the the way for the President to nominate his second Supreme Court justice during his term. The President says he will pick from a list of 25 conservatives. Full story.
- Move over U-P-S there is a new delivery truck in town! Amazon packages, which usually show up in a UPS truck, an unmarked vehicle or in the hands of a mail carrier, may soon be delivered from an Amazon van. And this is the cool part…if you are looking to start your own business amazon is looking for contractors that will help. More info.
- The first full moon of the summer rose last night. It’s been dubbed the Strawberry moon. See the beautiful pictures.