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  • Missing Endangered Person Advisory issued for 16-year-old girl

    Missing Endangered Person Advisory issued for 16-year-old girl

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-08-21 21:48:16 GMT

    A Missing Endangered Person Advisory has been issued statewide for a teen girl.

    A Missing Endangered Person Advisory has been issued statewide for a teen girl.

  • Plea date changed in case of Glendive hot car death

    Plea date changed in case of Glendive hot car death

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 1:02 PM EDT2018-08-21 17:02:34 GMT

    Ashley Howard, 19, was officially charged with negligent homicide of her 2-year-old son in Dawson County on Tuesday. 

    Ashley Howard, 19, was officially charged with negligent homicide of her 2-year-old son in Dawson County on Tuesday. 

  • Officials believe body of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts found

    Officials believe body of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts found

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:04:04 GMT
    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - Investigators believe they have found the body of Mollie Tibbetts, a University of Iowa student who has been missing for more than a month.   The 20-year-old woman was last seen July 18, jogging in her hometown of Brooklyn in central Iowa.   Greg Willey, the vice president of Crime Stoppers of Central Iowa, says a body found Tuesday is believed to be Tibbetts.   No information has been released about where the body was found.   Willey says a ...
    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - Investigators believe they have found the body of Mollie Tibbetts, a University of Iowa student who has been missing for more than a month.   The 20-year-old woman was last seen July 18, jogging in her hometown of Brooklyn in central Iowa.   Greg Willey, the vice president of Crime Stoppers of Central Iowa, says a body found Tuesday is believed to be Tibbetts.   No information has been released about where the body was found.   Willey says a ...
  • Video shows father, son 'drove through hell' to escape Glacier Park fire

    Video shows father, son 'drove through hell' to escape Glacier Park fire

    Saturday, August 18 2018 11:20 PM EDT2018-08-19 03:20:40 GMT
    Photo: YouTube Justin BiltonPhoto: YouTube Justin Bilton

    A video making the rounds online shows just how quickly the Howe Ridge Fire moved through Glacier National Park.

    A video making the rounds online shows just how quickly the Howe Ridge Fire moved through Glacier National Park.

  • Man admits wife's murder, blames her for daughters' deaths

    Man admits wife's murder, blames her for daughters' deaths

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 8:37 AM EDT2018-08-21 12:37:36 GMT
    DENVER (AP) - A Colorado man is due back in court Tuesday to formally learn that he has been charged with the murders of his pregnant wife and two daughters.    Christopher Watts also faces charges of unlawful termination of a pregnancy and three counts of tampering with a deceased human body. It is not clear whether he will enter a plea during the court appearance.    A court filing unsealed Monday say Watts admitted to police that he killed his wife. But he said ...
    DENVER (AP) - A Colorado man is due back in court Tuesday to formally learn that he has been charged with the murders of his pregnant wife and two daughters.    Christopher Watts also faces charges of unlawful termination of a pregnancy and three counts of tampering with a deceased human body. It is not clear whether he will enter a plea during the court appearance.    A court filing unsealed Monday say Watts admitted to police that he killed his wife. But he said ...
  • With push from PETA, animal crackers bust out of their cages

    With push from PETA, animal crackers bust out of their cages

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 1:31 PM EDT2018-08-21 17:31:28 GMT
    AP Photo/Charlie NeibergallAP Photo/Charlie Neibergall
    AP Photo/Charlie NeibergallAP Photo/Charlie Neibergall

    Mondelez International, the parent company of Nabisco, has redesigned the packaging of its Barnum's Animals crackers in response to pressure from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. 

    Mondelez International, the parent company of Nabisco, has redesigned the packaging of its Barnum's Animals crackers in response to pressure from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. 

  • Missoula Rural firefighters shave heads in support of firefighter's son with cancer

    Missoula Rural firefighters shave heads in support of firefighter's son with cancer

    Monday, August 20 2018 6:06 PM EDT2018-08-20 22:06:45 GMT

    More than 30 firefighters who work at Missoula Rural Fire Station One shaved their heads this week in support of one firefighter's son, who was recently diagnosed with cancer.

    More than 30 firefighters who work at Missoula Rural Fire Station One shaved their heads this week in support of one firefighter's son, who was recently diagnosed with cancer.

  • Authorities: Iowa student killed by Mexican in US illegally

    Authorities: Iowa student killed by Mexican in US illegally

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:34 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:34:07 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 7:49 PM EDT2018-08-21 23:49:10 GMT
    Investigators believe they have found the body of Mollie Tibbetts, a University of Iowa student who has been missing for more than a month.
    Investigators believe they have found the body of Mollie Tibbetts, a University of Iowa student who has been missing for more than a month.
  • 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. 

  • New app measures air pollution in cigarettes

    New app measures air pollution in cigarettes

    Monday, August 20 2018 4:29 PM EDT2018-08-20 20:29:35 GMT

    A new app shows you just how harmful wildfire smoke is by measuring it in cigarettes.

    A new app shows you just how harmful wildfire smoke is by measuring it in cigarettes.

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  • 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. 

  • 8 Madison County residents treated for potential rabies

    8 Madison County residents treated for potential rabies

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 1:05 PM EDT2018-08-21 17:05:54 GMT

    Eight residents of a southwestern Montana county underwent precautionary treatment for rabies after being exposed to bats within the last three weeks.

    Eight residents of a southwestern Montana county underwent precautionary treatment for rabies after being exposed to bats within the last three weeks.

  • Evacuation warnings extended as Howe Ridge fire spreads in Glacier

    Evacuation warnings extended as Howe Ridge fire spreads in Glacier

    Monday, August 20 2018 11:41 AM EDT2018-08-20 15:41:48 GMT
    CL-215 Super Scooper picks up water from Lake McDonald. 8/16, photo courtesy InciWebCL-215 Super Scooper picks up water from Lake McDonald. 8/16, photo courtesy InciWeb

    WEST GLACIER - As the Howe Ridge Fire spreads through Glacier Park, officials released a new evacuation warning for the Apgar area. 

    WEST GLACIER - As the Howe Ridge Fire spreads through Glacier Park, officials released a new evacuation warning for the Apgar area. 

  • Law enforcement recover body of missing teen in Yellowstone River

    Law enforcement recover body of missing teen in Yellowstone River

    Monday, August 20 2018 10:59 AM EDT2018-08-20 14:59:51 GMT
    Park County Sheriff's OfficePark County Sheriff's Office

    Gallatin County and Park County law enforcement have recovered the body of a teen who went missing after a boating accident on the Yellowstone River.

    Gallatin County and Park County law enforcement have recovered the body of a teen who went missing after a boating accident on the Yellowstone River.

  • Medical masks not helpful for beating haze

    Medical masks not helpful for beating haze

    Monday, August 20 2018 7:46 PM EDT2018-08-20 23:46:44 GMT
    When air quality is this bad you might think wearing a mask will help you while you're outside.  However, that may not be the case.  Air quality is measured by the amount of particulate matter in the air.  Smoke particulates are typically what Montanans deal with when it comes to decreases in the air quality.  So what can you do? St. Vincent Healthcare Pulmonologist, Lisa Robinson, said she "recommends obviously staying inside, closing all vents and windows to...
    When air quality is this bad you might think wearing a mask will help you while you're outside.  However, that may not be the case.  Air quality is measured by the amount of particulate matter in the air.  Smoke particulates are typically what Montanans deal with when it comes to decreases in the air quality.  So what can you do? St. Vincent Healthcare Pulmonologist, Lisa Robinson, said she "recommends obviously staying inside, closing all vents and windows to...
  • Cohen says hush money paid to influence election

    Cohen says hush money paid to influence election

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 5:05 PM EDT2018-08-21 21:05:28 GMT

    Donald Trump's former personal lawyer and "fixer," Michael Cohen, has pleaded guilty to charges including campaign finance fraud stemming from hush money payments to porn actress Stormy Daniels and ex-Playboy model Karen McDougal.

    Donald Trump's former personal lawyer and "fixer," Michael Cohen, has pleaded guilty to charges including campaign finance fraud stemming from hush money payments to porn actress Stormy Daniels and ex-Playboy model Karen McDougal.

  • Montana Treasure: Two Special Olympians bond over a rare syndrome

    Montana Treasure: Two Special Olympians bond over a rare syndrome

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:00 PM EDT2018-08-21 16:00:27 GMT

    Imagine being told your child is one of just six in the nation with a rare genetic disorder. You'd probably feel alone, confused, and disoriented.

    Imagine being told your child is one of just six in the nation with a rare genetic disorder. You'd probably feel alone, confused, and disoriented.

  • Long-term effects of inhaling wildfire smoke

    Long-term effects of inhaling wildfire smoke

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:45:58 GMT

    Air quality has been an issue all across our state and it’s not going anywhere anytime soon.

    Air quality has been an issue all across our state and it’s not going anywhere anytime soon.

  • President Trump plan rolls back Obama's coal emissions standards

    President Trump plan rolls back Obama's coal emissions standards

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 8:53 AM EDT2018-08-21 12:53:40 GMT
    WASHINGTON (AP) - The Trump administration is preparing a plan to give states broad authority to determine how to restrict carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to global warming.    The Environmental Protect Agency says states will be given guidelines for setting performance standards for existing coal-fired power plants.    A summary of the plan and people familiar with it tell The Associated Press that the administration also will let...
    WASHINGTON (AP) - The Trump administration is preparing a plan to give states broad authority to determine how to restrict carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to global warming.    The Environmental Protect Agency says states will be given guidelines for setting performance standards for existing coal-fired power plants.    A summary of the plan and people familiar with it tell The Associated Press that the administration also will let...