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I know the Annapolis shooter

The distance between Annapolis, Maryland, and Olympia, Washington is 2,778 miles. But with each shotgun blast that ripped through the newsroom of the Capital Gazette in Annapolis Thursday, the distance between the two capital cities shrank, then disappeared. Thursday’s horror marked the 154th mass shooting in the United States this year.

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Galligan's time leading the Port of Olympia ends

Ed Galligan is officially out as executive director of the Port of Olympia. The Port Commission unanimously approved an agreement with Galligan that had him resign Thursday. Rudy Rudolph, director at the port’s Olympia Regional Airport, will serve as interim executive director.

Check out this drone footage of a sunflower farm in Kentucky

Aerial footage of a 20-acre sunflower field at Mahan Farms in Bourbon County.