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Body of Montana man pulled from Lake Powell ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Search teams have recovered the body of a Montana man in Lake Powell. Authorities said Saturday that Utah Department of Public Safety divers located the body of 51-year-old Allen Robert Delay. He was found late Friday near Lone Rock Beach in […]
Friday funeral services for former Sen. Conrad Burns BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Funeral services for former Montana U.S. Sen. Conrad Burns are scheduled for Friday at Metra Park Arena in Billings. Burns died Thursday of natural causes at his home in Billings. He was 81. The former cattle auctioneer and Republican county commissioner was 53 […]
Group seeks to halt US exports of fur from bobcats, wolves BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — An environmental group is asking a federal judge to halt a United States government program that allows the export of tens of thousands of bobcat pelts and a small number of gray wolf pelts for sale on the international […]
Montana defends campaign finance law ahead of elections HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana attorneys are defending the state’s new campaign finance law against a gun-rights organization that wants parts of it blocked before June’s primary elections. Attorneys for the National Association for Gun Rights and Commissioner of Political Practices Jonathan Motl argued Tuesday over […]
Judge tosses closed primary lawsuit, but fight is not over HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A judge has dismissed a lawsuit that sought to allow only Republican-registered voters to participate in its primary elections. But the case will go on in a federal appeals court. U.S. District Judge Brian Morris on Monday dismissed the lawsuit […]
3 migrant kids from Central America placed in Montana HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Of the thousands of children who fled Central America on their own in recent years, three are living in Montana. The federal government says they were placed with relatives or other sponsors in Montana since fall 2013. It’s not clear where […]
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- Father of suspected Manchester bomber says son is innocentCAIRO (AP) -- The father of the 22-year-old Briton who police say bombed a concert in Manchester insisted Wednesday that his son was innocent and just had been preparing to go on a pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia....
- 'We can use peace': Trump and Pope Francis meetVATICAN CITY (AP) -- President Donald Trump and Pope Francis, two leaders with contrasting styles and differing worldviews, met at the Vatican on Wednesday, setting aside their previous clashes to broadcast a tone of peace for an audience around the globe....