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Tree climbers look to reach new heights, winning regional championship

Tree climbers from across the region are in Grand Junction this weekend. For the first time the city will be hosting the Tree Climbing Championship for the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture.

In a statement issued by its news agency, Aamaq, the Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack on a protest march by Afghanistan's ethnic Hazaras.

Hillary Clinton named Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her vice presidential running mate Friday, adding a centrist former governor of a crucial battleground state to the Democratic ticket.

The police chief said the nine fatalities included young people and children were among the 16 wounded, three of whom were in critical condition.

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