Pedestrian Struck By Vehicle in Butte Dies
BUTTE, Mont. (AP) — A Butte man who was struck by a vehicle after leaving a wake service has died, and prosecutors are reviewing his medical files to determine whether to charge the driver with his death.
Colorado Theater Shooting Suspect Offers Guilty Plea
DENVER (AP) — Lawyers for Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes have offered to have him plead guilty and serve the rest of his life in prison to avoid the death penalty.
Teen Indicted in Georgia Baby Slaying and 2nd Shooting
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia grand jury has indicted a 17-year-old suspect in last week's fatal shooting of a baby in his stroller and in another unrelated shooting 10 days earlier in a robbery attempt.
Bozeman Man Crawls to Help After Breaking Ankle
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — A Bozeman man crawled for a mile through the snow to find help after breaking his ankle in an ice-climbing fall.
Discrimination Ruling Upheld in Inmate’s Death
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A state hearings officer has upheld a ruling that Blaine and Hill counties showed discriminatory indifference toward an 18-year-old inmate in the Hill County Detention Center who died in 2009 of acute alcohol withdrawal.
Study Ranks Gallatin Healthiest Montana County
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — A new report says Gallatin County is the healthiest place to live in Montana.
Landmark Gun Bills Signed in Colorado
DENVER (AP) — Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper has signed bills placing new restrictions on firearms exactly eight months after dozens of people were shot in a movie theater in suburban Denver.
Plane that Crashed in South Bend, Indiana Registered to a Helena Owner
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — A private jet apparently experiencing mechanical trouble crashed Sunday in a northern Indiana neighborhood, striking three homes, authorities and witnesses said.
Hearing Delayed for Teens Accused in Wyoming Slayings
CODY, Wyo. (AP) — A court hearing has been delayed for two teenagers accused in the shooting deaths of a woman and her parents near the Wyoming-Montana border.
Dennis Rodman Plans to Vacation with North Korean Leader
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Former professional basketball star Dennis Rodman says he plans to return to North Korea to vacation with Kim Jong Un.