Richard Matt, left, and David Sweat


Not over yet: Rachel Dolezal’s resignation yesterday did nothing to quell the racial storm surrounding her. In her statement where she stepped down as president of the Spokane, Washington, chapter of the NAACP, she didn’t apologize nor address the allegations that she’s been pretending to be a black woman for years. But more answers from Dolezal may be forthcoming: She’s set to appear on a network TV morning show later today.


No more: Texans just can’t catch a break. The ground is still saturated from the Memorial Day floods and now the state is getting hit with a tropical storm. This morning Tropical Storm Bill is expected to hit the Texas Gulf Coast. It won’t be the most powerful storm, but the 4 to 12 inches of rain it will bring to the state simply isn’t wanted. Residents are slamming grocery and hardware stores, preparing for the worst.

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