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APNewsBreak: Thousands of defects found on oil train routes BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Inspectors have found almost 24,000 safety defects over the past two years along U.S. railroad routes used to ship volatile crude oil. Data obtained by The Associated Press shows many of the defects were similar to problems blamed in past derailments […]
State starts testing new tracking system for rape kits HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The Montana Department of Justice is entering the state’s backlog of rape kits into a new system that will track and monitor the status of the kits. The Independent Record reports several sexual assault kits from eastern Montanan arrived in Helena […]
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