Bozeman Adopts Nondiscrimination Ordinance
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Bozeman city commissioners have adopted an ordinance that prohibits discrimination in the workplace, housing and public accommodations based on a person's sexual orientation or gender identity.
Animal Groups Agree to Pay Nearly $16 Million to Ringling
WASHINGTON (AP) — The parent company of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus says it has received a nearly $16 million settlement from the Humane Society of the United States and other animal-rights groups.
Kalispell Man Gets 30 Years For DUI Deaths
KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) — A Kalispell man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for driving drunk and hitting another vehicle head-on, killing his passenger and the driver of the other vehicle.
As College Students Walk, Speakers Walk Away
Forget about their students not making it to graduation. Now colleges have to wonder whether their speakers will.
FBI: Pals of Marathon Suspect Had to Be Questioned
BOSTON (AP) — An FBI agent says that two friends of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) would have been arrested if they did not come to a police station voluntarily.
Boys Confess to Stealing Pot Before Fatal Shooting
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Prosecutors say two boys, ages 16 and 18, have confessed to burglarizing a Missoula residence in the weeks before a German exchange student was shot to death in the garage.
Physical Therapist Pleads Guilty to Drug Charges
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A physical therapist has pleaded guilty to breaking into patients' homes in the Scobey area and stealing prescription pain medication.
Protesters Vows to Push on Police Shootings
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Critics of Albuquerque police promise to crowd another city council meeting over recent police shootings just days after rowdy demonstrators forced councilors to flee.
Man Returns to Montana to Face Homicide Charge
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A South Dakota man has returned to Montana to face a deliberate homicide charge in the 1996 shooting death of a veterinarian.
New Political Committee Backs Stapleton with Ads
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A newly formed political action committee already has spent more than $74,000 to support one Republican candidate in Montana's U.S. House race.
Bail Set at $15,000 For Boy Suspected in Stabbing
POLSON, Mont. (AP) — A 14-year-old St. Ignatius boy is being held at a youth correctional facility in Galen for a probation violation while Lake County officials determine whether he should be charged with stabbing a 17-year-old boy over the weekend.
Boy Arrested in St. Ignatius Stabbing
ST. IGNATIUS, Mont. (AP) — A 17-year-old was hospitalized in critical condition after a weekend stabbing in St. Ignatius.