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Body of final boating accident victim recovered from Bighorn Lake.

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A third body has been pulled from Bighorn Lake following a boating accident last week near Fort Smith.

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Friday night storms spark new fires in Montana

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Friday night storms sparked a few new fire starts throughout Montana.  Madison County Emergency Management reports the storm sparked two new fires in their county around 6 p.m. The first was up Standard Creek. Crews were able to keep that fire to less than an acre.  The second fire was outside of Norris on Sterling Road. That fire spread to about 75 acres before crews were able to contain it.  There are also reports of new fire starts outside of Helena.  Those ...

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Money Back: 109-year-old takes full advantage of Montana Club birthday discount

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If you've ever visited the Montana Club restaurants in Missoula to celebrate your birthday, you know that they offer a generous discount. Turning 38? Take 38 percent off your meal.  One Western Montana woman took full advantage of that program Friday. Helen Self turned 109.

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Lake McDonald area closed, but many parts of Glacier Park still open

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WEST GLACIER - While the Lake McDonald Lodge won't be reopening for the rest of the summer season, many other parts of Glacier Park remain open.

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Couple gets married at historic M&M bar in Butte

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BUTTE - The M&M Bar in uptown Butte has been open since 1890, and on Thursday the historic bar hosted its first wedding.

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Missoula boy battling cancer receives support from New England Patriots

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A Missoula boy fighting a rare cancer has the New England Patriots on his side.

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Evacuated Glacier Park lodge won't re-open this season

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A century-old lodge in Glacier National Park that was evacuated last weekend due to a wildfire will not re-open this season.

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Bozeman Police investigating sexual assault; suspect at large

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Bozeman Police are investigating after a sexual assault was reported Thursday evening.

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Flathead Co. Sheriff issues evacuation warnings for Whale Butte Fire

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Flathead County Sheriff Chuck Curry has issued evacuation warnings for residents near the Whale Butte Fire, north of Polebridge, Montana. 

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Glendive mother charged in hot car death of toddler

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A 19-year-old Glendive woman has been charged with negligent homicide in the death of her 2-year-old son. 

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President Trump cancels military parade, 'maybe next year'

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WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump says he is canceling his plans for a military parade through the streets of Washington because the price was "ridiculously high."   On Twitter, Trump accused local politicians of price gouging, although the projected $92 million cost was largely attributed to Pentagon costs for aircraft, equipment and personnel.   Trump tweeted "maybe we will do something next year when the cost comes WAY DOWN."   The Defense ...

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Tesla's Musk says stress, overwork taking heavy toll

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Electric car maker Tesla's CEO Elon Musk has admitted in a wide-ranging interview with The New York Times that stress is taking a heavy toll in what he calls an "excruciating year."   In the newspaper's account of the interview, published Friday, Musk said he was working up to 120 hours a week and sometimes takes Ambien to get to sleep.   Musk stood by his tweet last week saying he might take Tesla private.   Reports say government regulators have subpoenaed T... More>>

Italy bridge survivor describes 'unreal silence'

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GENOA, Italy (AP) - Davide Capello was driving across the bridge toward the Italian city of Genoa when suddenly, the road dropped out from under him. A trained firefighter, he understood immediately that the structure had collapsed.   Capello was at the midpoint of the bridge, he recounted Friday, when "everything, the world, came down." The 33-year-old said: "I heard a noise, a dull noise. I saw the columns of the highway in front of me come down. A car in front o... More>>

"Clear the Shelters" this weekend and bring home a new best friend

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If you’ve been looking for a reason to finally adopt that cute dog or cat now is the time. This weekend is the nationwide “Clear the Shelters” pet adoption drive where you can adopt an animal for free or at a highly discounted price. 

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1 person injured, $175,000 in damages after Missoula house fire

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The Missoula Fire Department is investigating a house fire, after the flames spread from a nearby tree. Firefighters arrived on scene to flames coming from the basement at 1526 South Ave W. in Missoula. The fire was extending up the outside of the building and into the trees beside the business. Fire had also extended out of the basement and into the adjoining garage area. Firefighters quickly knocked down the fire and searched the building. Two people who were living in the base... More>>

Slain Colorado mother painted rosy picture of married life

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FREDERICK, Colo. (AP) - Shanann Watts painted a rosy portrait of her family on Facebook, calling her husband and the father of her two young daughters her "rock" and writing that he was "the best dad us girls could ask for."   But that idyllic image was shattered Wednesday when her husband, 33-year-old Christopher Watts, was arrested on suspicion of killing his family.   Shanann Watts, who was pregnant, and the couple's 3-year-old and 4-year-old daughters... More>>

Former US security leaders blast President Trump for yanking clearance

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WASHINGTON (AP) - Former U.S. security officials issued scathing rebukes to President Donald Trump on Thursday, admonishing him for yanking former CIA chief John Brennan's security clearance in what they cast as an act of political vengeance.   Trump said he'd had to do "something" about the "rigged" federal probe of Russian election interference.   Trump's admission that he acted out of frustration about the Russia probe underscored his willingness to us... More>>

11-year-old boy features dog treat business at MontanaFair Video included

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An 11-year-old is making his name known for dog, cat and even bird food.

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Judge orders new State Dept. review of Keystone XL pipeline

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A federal judge has ordered the U.S. State Department to conduct a more thorough review of the Keystone XL pipeline's proposed pathway after Nebraska state regulators changed the route.    U.S. District Judge Brian Morris of Montana said in a ruling Wednesday that the State Department must supplement its 2014 environmental impact study of the project to consider the new route.    The Nebraska Public Service Commission rejected pipeline develope... More>>

US pledges to work more closely with states vs. wildfires

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WASHINGTON (AP) - The Trump administration is pledging to work more closely with state and local officials to prevent wildfires and fight those choking California and other western states.    Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue says officials are targeting wide swaths of land -  including cutting down small trees and underbrush and setting controlled fires - to reduce the frequency and severity of fires now burning across the western United States.    Perdue, w... More>>

Investigation underway after drowning death on Lake Como

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The Ravalli County Coroner's Office is investigating the drowning of a 28-year-old woman from the Florence area.  The woman while swimming at Lake Como, and witnesses at the scene tried to find her after she slipped beneath the surface. The Ravalli County Sheriff's Office, Marcus Daly Ambulance, Darby Marshal's Office, and Ravalli County Search and Rescue responded to the lake where rescue attempts were made. Search and Rescue personnel located the victim approximately 80 feet... More>>

USS Billings Commissioners Committee fundraises at MontanaFair Video included

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A Navy ship will be named after the Magic City. The USS Billings Commissioning Committee is asking for your help with their fundraising efforts at MontanaFair.

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Finding creativity at MontanaFair Video included

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Towards the far end of MontanaFair, past the kid's rides, you can find a building called Cedar Hall. In Cedar Hall, you can find the Art Barn!

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Prosecutors believe Colorado man killed his family at home

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Authorities say bodies believed to be a pregnant woman and her two young children were found. 

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MINT International Film Festival announces competition titles and main slate for Billings

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55 domestic and international films to be featured in The First Annual Montana International Film Festival in Billings September 14th through 16th.

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Defendant in baseball bat attack changes plea to guilty Video included

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MISSOULA - The man accused in a June baseball bat assault pleaded guilty in court Thursday.

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Fire near Glacier Park's Lake McDonald grows to 3,500 acres

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In the past 24 hours, the Howe Ridge Fire in Glacier National Park has grown by nearly 1,000 acres. The 78 firefighters assigned to the fire now have 3,500 acres of flames to extinguish. 

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'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died

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Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," ''I Say a Little Prayer" and her signature song, "Respect," and stood as a cultural icon around the globe, has died at age 76 from advance pancreatic cancer. 

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Escape the smoke with SpectrUM Discovery science playground in Missoula

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The SpectrUM Discovery Area teaches kids about science in a hands-on, engaging way. It also offers families something to do with their kids while the air quality is smoky.

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Back to school bash will get kids ready for the new year for free Video included

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The United Way and Salvation Army of Missoula are giving kids all they need to start the new school year off right. 

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Black bears take over Red Lodge Mountain Golf Course

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This might be the last thing you expect to while spending your day on the golf course. New photos show two black bears commandeering a golf cart at the Red Lodge Mountain Golf Course, and running around the green. The photos were taken by golfers Linnhe Reed and Kim Wright. The post on the golf course's social media page reads "It's been a wild day at the course! Thanks to Red Lodge locals Linnhe Reed & Kim Wright for the pics. Photo courtesy: Red Lodge Mountain... More>>

Rims rock slide crashes into Billings home Video included

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On Wednesday night there was a rock slide in the area of Reimers Park Drive in Billings. 

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Italy Bridge Collapse: Truck driver who survived bridge plunge returns

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MILAN (AP) - An Italian truck driver who survived the plunge from the collapsed Genoa highway bridge with a dislocated shoulder and bruised hip says he still can't look at the bridge he used to cross every day.    Luciano Goccia returned to the site of the rubble Thursday to retrieve possessions from the back of his wrecked truck.    He said has trouble sleeping while he thinks of the 39 confirmed dead in Tuesday's collapse.    Goccia added in comments to... More>>

Husband arrested in missing family case in Colorado

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FREDERICK, Colo. (AP) - Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.    The Frederick Police Department said Chris Watts was taken into custody. Watt's pregnant wife, 34-year-old Shanann Watts, and their two daughters, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste were reported missing Monday.    The police said on Twitter early Thursday that Chris Watts will be held at the Weld County Jail. He has not yet bee... More>>

Jury to begin deliberating in Manafort financial fraud trial

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ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) - Jurors are set to begin deliberations in the financial fraud trial of Paul Manafort.    The case against the former Trump campaign chairman is the first courtroom test for special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation. The verdict, in the hands of 12 jurors beginning Thursday morning, will provide a measure of the special counsel's ability to make charges stick.    The trial has been closely watched by President Donald Trump as he see... More>>

President Trump pulls Brennan's clearance, links move to Russia probe

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WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is linking his decision to revoke the security clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan to the special counsel's investigation into Russia election meddling and possible ties to the Trump campaign.    In an interview with The Wall Street Journal, Trump pointed to Brennan as one of the people he believes is responsible for special counsel Robert Muller's investigation.    The newspaper reports that Trump called the inves... More>>

Prosecutor: Priests 'weaponized' the faith to abuse kids

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - A grand jury report on child sexual abuse in the Roman Catholic church in Pennsylvania accuses priests of using religious rituals, symbols of faith and the threat of eternity in hell to sexually attack children over the years.    State Attorney General Josh Shapiro calls it the "weaponization of faith."    The grand jury report, released Tuesday, provides numerous examples.    It says several priests made a boy strip and p... More>>

Supreme Court leaves tax initiative ballot language alone

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HELENA, Mont. (AP) - A unanimous Montana Supreme Court has rejected a tobacco industry-funded group's request to rewrite the ballot statement of a citizen's initiative to raise the state's tobacco taxes.    The opinion by Chief Justice Mike McGrath Wednesday says the statement written by the attorney general's office meets legal standards and will appear as is before voters in November.    Montanans Against Tax Hikes had asked the court to re-word the ballot statem... More>>

Pearl Jam unapologetic for White House poster

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Pearl Jam's bassist is unapologetic for a concert poster that has Republicans crying foul.    Jeff Ament said in a statement Wednesday that he was the "sole conceptualist" for the poster depicting a burning White House and what appears to be President Donald Trump's skeleton.    Ament says the role of an artist is to make people think and feel, and the current administration has people thinking and feeling.    He says he welcomes all interpretat... More>>

Evacuation warnings in place near Glacier National Park

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HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Montana authorities are warning residents they may have to leave their homes because of a fire burning near the southern border of Glacier National Park.    The Flathead County Office of Emergency Services says Wednesday's evacuation warning affects a small number of homes threatened by the fire burning about 2 miles (5 kilometers) from the community of Essex.    It wasn't immediately clear how many homes are threatened in that area between mil... More>>

Fundraiser for rock climbing accident survivor, Kaylene Murphy Video included

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According to Sweet Grass County Search and Rescue, Kaylene Murphy was struck by a large rock while rock climbing at Natural Bridge State Park on June 30th. 

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St. Vincent performs 6 minute emergency C-Section Video included

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The first moment of holding your newborn and hearing that first cry is so special. But when things go wrong in the delivery room those moments can be filled with panic. Sidney parents, Tamara and Miguel Romero, experienced just that. Tamara explained, "If my water would've broke while we were still here [at the Ronald McDonald House], if I didn't get in there's a good chance that he wouldn't have made it." Six minutes is all it took for Malachi to be delivered but it was in ...

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Centennial Crow Fair celebration kicks off in Crow Agency Video included

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The 100th Annual Crow Fair kicked off Wednesday on Crow Reservation. It's the first day of the Crow Fair here at the Teepee Capital of the world and the first event to kick off is the youth powwow.

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Missoula baby with rare syndrome struggles to survive with smoky air

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As wild fires continue to burn throughout the West, air quality is becoming a bigger concern for many, but especially for those who have medical conditions. For one Missoula baby, the smokey air quality is making it difficult for him to survive.  

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Daines hopes to secure more funding to honor Vietnam veterans with new visitor center

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Senator Steve Daines spent his afternoon back on Capitol Hill fighting to build an education center at the heart of one of the nation's most recognizable memorials.  Nearly 58,000 names don the wall that was built nearly two decades after one of the most divisive times in America's history with thousands coming home from Vietnam only to be spit upon, shamed and even attacked for fighting for our country.  President and CEO of Vietnam Veteran's Memorial ...

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Search and rescue teams see busiest time of year in August and September Video included

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LIVINGSTON - It's the busiest time of year for search and rescue teams in southwestern Montana.

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Police porn: Arizona cop uses body cam to film office sex Video included

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An Arizona police sergeant has been fired after body camera footage captured him having sex with a woman in his office.

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Hacking blamed in 'too ghetto' rejection letter Video included

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A Missouri company is apologizing and claims they were hacked after a job applicant received a rejection letter stating that candidates with "ghetto" names won't be considered.

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Beaverhead Animal Shelter rescues 15 neglected dogs in hoarding case Video included

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DILLON- The Beaverhead Animal Shelter took in fifteen dogs that were part of an awful hoarding case about two weeks ago. The dogs were given food and water but that was about it. They lived in awful conditions and were forced to walk in their own feces in the house. The woman who surrendered the dogs to the shelter did not face any charges. The animals are now terrified of human interaction. "It's from neglect, it's from people not taking the time and giving these animals ...

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Missing hiker found dead in Crazy Mountains Video included

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Searchers found a missing hiker dead in the Crazy Mountains.

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Sheriff issues Evacuation Warning near Essex

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Some people near Essex are now under an evacuation warning as the Paola Ridge Fire reaches about 370 acres. 

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Yellowstone visitor warned for standing too close to bison

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A Yellowstone National Park visitor standing too close to a bison said the potential danger is "fake news," according to a social media post that's going viral.

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Glacier Park's Howe Ridge fire holding at 2,600 acres, evacuations still in effect

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WEST GLACIER - The Howe Ridge Fire in Glacier Park held steady on Tuesday, and evacuations remain in place.

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WANTED: Man with information about possible child sexual assault victim

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The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is seeking the public’s assistance with obtaining identifying information regarding an unknown male who may have critical information pertaining to the identity of a child victim in an ongoing sexual exploitation investigation.

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Missoula Pearl Jam poster criticized for appearing to portray Trump's corpse

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Thousands of people packed Washington-Grizzly Stadium on Monday for the sold-out Pearl Jam concert. But it's a commemorative poster that's still making noise after the show is over. 

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Italy Bridge Collapse: Genoa bridge company put profits first

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ROME (AP) - Italy's deputy premier, Luigi Di Maio, is blaming the collapse of a major highway bridge in Genoa on a lack of maintenance by the private company that operates many of the nation's toll highways.    Speaking in Genoa, Di Maio said Wednesday that he was looking at revoking highway concessions.    He said of the holding company that controls Autostrade Per Italia: "instead of investing money for maintenance, they divide the profits and that is why th... More>>

Vigil held at Detroit church for Aretha Franklin

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DETROIT (AP) - People are praying for Aretha Franklin in the Detroit church where her father was once a pastor.    The special vigil at New Bethel Baptist Church began before dawn Wednesday.    The prayers come one day after Stevie Wonder visited the ailing Queen of Soul at her home. The Rev. Jesse Jackson and Franklin's ex-husband, actor Glynn Turman, also visited Franklin, who is seriously ill.    A person close to Franklin, who spoke on the condition o... More>>

Closing arguments set in Manafort's financial fraud trial

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ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) - The path toward final arguments and then jury deliberations has been cleared in the financial fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort.    On Tuesday, Manafort's defense team announced that it won't be putting on a defense of the longtime political consultant or calling him to testify, saying they believe the prosecution hasn't met its burden of proof.    Closing arguments are scheduled for Wednesday. The judge hearing the ... More>>

White House admits error for false claim on black employment

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WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House has admitted error for its false claim President Donald Trump created three times as many jobs for African-Americans than President Barack Obama.    It was a rare acknowledgment of fault for an administration that frequently skews data and overstates economic gains.    White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said on Twitter late Tuesday that she had been wrong earlier that day when she told reporters that Obama created o... More>>

ROAM misses deadline leaving some UM students without a room

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The start of a new school year is only a few weeks away but some University of Montana students are still without the student housing they signed up for. 

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Driver hospitalized after car crash near Huntley canal

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A woman is in the hospital after crashing her car near a canal in Huntley, MT. Authorities responded just after 1:30 a.m. Wednesday morning at North Canal Drive. Troopers say the woman crashed her car and was unconscious when they arrived on scene. The car was still in drive. When the driver regained consciousness, crews freed her from the car and transported her to the hospital. Drugs and alcohol are suspected to be involved. More>>

Defense attorney seeks man's release in 2003 Montana murder

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BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - A defense attorney is asking for a Montana man imprisoned since 2003 for the murder of his uncle to be re-sentenced to time he's already served, which would result in his release.    The request comes after a court ruled the shooting didn't meet the definition of a violent crime.    Quinton Birdinground Jr., 38, is scheduled to appear Aug. 23 for re-sentencing before U.S. District Judge Susan Watters.    Defense attorney David Ness ... More>>

Glacier Park's July visitation number slightly below 2017

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KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) - The latest statistics from the National Park Service show that last month was the second busiest July for Glacier National Park on record.    The Flathead Beacon reports that about 905,000 people visited the northern Montana park last month, a 10 percent decrease from July 2017 when the park received more than 1 million visitors.    July 2017 remains the highest monthly total in the park's history.    The National Park Service bega... More>>

Search for missing hiker in the Crazy Mountains

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A search is underway for a missing hiker in the Crazy Mountains. He's believed to be near the cave lake area, and was volunteering on a project when he was last seen. The missing person is a 39-year-old man from Michigan, who was last seen Monday night. His car was found at the trailhead in Sweet Grass County. Crews found no sign of him during their search Tuesday, and efforts to find him will get underway again Wednesday. The terrain they're searching in is very rugged and diffi...

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  • SWX Tonight August 17, 2018

    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:10 AM EDT2018-08-18 05:10:42 GMT
    A special show for your Friday with a story on a Missoula boy battling the toughest challenge of his life but making friends with an NFL player to help him along.  Plus a two-time Super Bowl champion in Billings, college soccer and volleyball, rodeo performance highlights and more high school football previews.
    A special show for your Friday with a story on a Missoula boy battling the toughest challenge of his life but making friends with an NFL player to help him along.  Plus a two-time Super Bowl champion in Billings, college soccer and volleyball, rodeo performance highlights and more high school football previews.
  • Missoula boy battling cancer receives support from New England Patriots

    Missoula boy battling cancer receives support from New England Patriots

    Friday, August 17 2018 5:12 PM EDT2018-08-17 21:12:12 GMT
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    courtesy the Berry familycourtesy the Berry family

    A Missoula boy fighting a rare cancer has the New England Patriots on his side.

    A Missoula boy fighting a rare cancer has the New England Patriots on his side.

  • SWX Tonight August 16, 2018

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-08-17 16:06:07 GMT

    Thursday's night's show features a sit down interview with new Griz soccer head coach Chris Citowicki on the eve of UM's first game.  Plus we have rodeo highlights, Rocky football camp, high school gridiron previews and updates on the unfortunate controversies regarding Idaho Vandal athletics and the University of Maryland football program.

    Thursday's night's show features a sit down interview with new Griz soccer head coach Chris Citowicki on the eve of UM's first game.  Plus we have rodeo highlights, Rocky football camp, high school gridiron previews and updates on the unfortunate controversies regarding Idaho Vandal athletics and the University of Maryland football program.

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  • Tesla's Musk says stress, overwork taking heavy toll

    Tesla's Musk says stress, overwork taking heavy toll

    Friday, August 17 2018 10:41 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:41:41 GMT
    Electric car maker Tesla's CEO Elon Musk has admitted in a wide-ranging interview with The New York Times that stress is taking a heavy toll in what he calls an "excruciating year."   In the newspaper's account of the interview, published Friday, Musk said he was working up to 120 hours a week and sometimes takes Ambien to get to sleep.   Musk stood by his tweet last week saying he might take Tesla private.   Reports say government regulators have subpoenaed T...
    Electric car maker Tesla's CEO Elon Musk has admitted in a wide-ranging interview with The New York Times that stress is taking a heavy toll in what he calls an "excruciating year."   In the newspaper's account of the interview, published Friday, Musk said he was working up to 120 hours a week and sometimes takes Ambien to get to sleep.   Musk stood by his tweet last week saying he might take Tesla private.   Reports say government regulators have subpoenaed T...
  • Italy bridge survivor describes 'unreal silence'

    Italy bridge survivor describes 'unreal silence'

    Friday, August 17 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:35:53 GMT
    GENOA, Italy (AP) - Davide Capello was driving across the bridge toward the Italian city of Genoa when suddenly, the road dropped out from under him. A trained firefighter, he understood immediately that the structure had collapsed.   Capello was at the midpoint of the bridge, he recounted Friday, when "everything, the world, came down." The 33-year-old said: "I heard a noise, a dull noise. I saw the columns of the highway in front of me come down. A car in front o...
    GENOA, Italy (AP) - Davide Capello was driving across the bridge toward the Italian city of Genoa when suddenly, the road dropped out from under him. A trained firefighter, he understood immediately that the structure had collapsed.   Capello was at the midpoint of the bridge, he recounted Friday, when "everything, the world, came down." The 33-year-old said: "I heard a noise, a dull noise. I saw the columns of the highway in front of me come down. A car in front o...
  • Slain Colorado mother painted rosy picture of married life

    Slain Colorado mother painted rosy picture of married life

    Friday, August 17 2018 10:07 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:07:36 GMT
    FREDERICK, Colo. (AP) - Shanann Watts painted a rosy portrait of her family on Facebook, calling her husband and the father of her two young daughters her "rock" and writing that he was "the best dad us girls could ask for."   But that idyllic image was shattered Wednesday when her husband, 33-year-old Christopher Watts, was arrested on suspicion of killing his family.   Shanann Watts, who was pregnant, and the couple's 3-year-old and 4-year-old daughters...
    FREDERICK, Colo. (AP) - Shanann Watts painted a rosy portrait of her family on Facebook, calling her husband and the father of her two young daughters her "rock" and writing that he was "the best dad us girls could ask for."   But that idyllic image was shattered Wednesday when her husband, 33-year-old Christopher Watts, was arrested on suspicion of killing his family.   Shanann Watts, who was pregnant, and the couple's 3-year-old and 4-year-old daughters...
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  • Glendive mother charged in hot car death of toddler

    Glendive mother charged in hot car death of toddler

    Friday, August 17 2018 1:17 PM EDT2018-08-17 17:17:12 GMT

    A 19-year-old Glendive woman has been charged with negligent homicide in the death of her 2-year-old son. 

    A 19-year-old Glendive woman has been charged with negligent homicide in the death of her 2-year-old son. 

  • Body of final boating accident victim recovered from Bighorn Lake.

    Body of final boating accident victim recovered from Bighorn Lake.

    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:29 PM EDT2018-08-18 17:29:14 GMT

    A third body has been pulled from Bighorn Lake following a boating accident last week near Fort Smith.

    A third body has been pulled from Bighorn Lake following a boating accident last week near Fort Smith.

  • Prosecutors believe Colorado man killed his family at home

    Prosecutors believe Colorado man killed his family at home

    Thursday, August 16 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-08-16 23:15:24 GMT

    Authorities say bodies believed to be a pregnant woman and her two young children were found. 

    Authorities say bodies believed to be a pregnant woman and her two young children were found. 

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  • Yellowstone visitor warned for standing too close to bison

    Yellowstone visitor warned for standing too close to bison

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-08-15 18:25:23 GMT
    photo: Douglas Scott on Twitterphoto: Douglas Scott on Twitter

    A Yellowstone National Park visitor standing too close to a bison said the potential danger is "fake news," according to a social media post that's going viral.

    A Yellowstone National Park visitor standing too close to a bison said the potential danger is "fake news," according to a social media post that's going viral.

  • Friday night storms spark new fires in Montana

    Friday night storms spark new fires in Montana

    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:20 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:20:40 GMT

    Friday night storms sparked a few new fire starts throughout Montana.  Madison County Emergency Management reports the storm sparked two new fires in their county around 6 p.m. The first was up Standard Creek. Crews were able to keep that fire to less than an acre.  The second fire was outside of Norris on Sterling Road. That fire spread to about 75 acres before crews were able to contain it.  There are also reports of new fire starts outside of Helena.  Those ...

    Friday night storms sparked a few new fire starts throughout Montana.  Madison County Emergency Management reports the storm sparked two new fires in their county around 6 p.m. The first was up Standard Creek. Crews were able to keep that fire to less than an acre.  The second fire was outside of Norris on Sterling Road. That fire spread to about 75 acres before crews were able to contain it.  There are also reports of new fire starts outside of Helena.  Those ...

  • Bozeman Police investigating sexual assault; suspect at large

    Bozeman Police investigating sexual assault; suspect at large

    Friday, August 17 2018 3:05 PM EDT2018-08-17 19:05:44 GMT

    Bozeman Police are investigating after a sexual assault was reported Thursday evening.

    Bozeman Police are investigating after a sexual assault was reported Thursday evening.

  • Evacuated Glacier Park lodge won't re-open this season

    Evacuated Glacier Park lodge won't re-open this season

    Friday, August 17 2018 4:36 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:36:02 GMT
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    A century-old lodge in Glacier National Park that was evacuated last weekend due to a wildfire will not re-open this season.

    A century-old lodge in Glacier National Park that was evacuated last weekend due to a wildfire will not re-open this season.

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