Ohio Man to Seek Clemency in Hospital Bed Killing
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An attorney for an Ohio man convicted of fatally shooting his ailing wife at a hospital says they will seek clemency from the governor.
Butte Drafting Anti-Discrimination Ordinance
BUTTE, Mont. (AP) — The Butte-Silver Bow Council of Commissioners has asked the county attorney to draft an ordinance that would prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity.
Ravalli County and Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes Clash Over Sacred Site
HAMILTON, Mont. (AP) — Ravalli County opposes a plan by the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes to put 58 acres of tribally owned land into federal trust, saying it will lose $808 in annual property taxes.
Rupert Murdoch, Wife Reach Divorce Deal in NYC
NEW YORK (AP) — Media baron Rupert Murdoch and his soon-to-be-ex-wife said they were parting with "mutual respect" Wednesday after telling a judge they had reached a divorce deal.
Obama Honors Clinton, Oprah with Freedom Medal
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is bestowing the Presidential Medal of Freedom on more than a dozen prominent Americans 50 years after the death of the award's founder, President John F. Kennedy.
Witness: Oklahoma Teen Tried to Surrender Before Shot
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A witness to the fatal shooting of an unarmed teenager by an Oklahoma police captain says the teen appeared to try to surrender before he was shot.
Virginia Senator Who Was Stabbed Was Close to Son
MILLBORO, Va. (AP) — As Virginia state Sen. Creigh Deeds lay in a hospital with stab wounds apparently inflicted by his son, police are investigating what could have led to the violent encounter.
University of Montana Sends Out Campus Alert After Student Attacked
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — The University of Montana sent out an email alert after a female student reported being attacked outside a sorority house.
Man Arrested in Great Falls Shooting
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Great Falls police have made an arrest after a woman was shot in the leg.
Montana Man to Be Sentenced in Girl’s Abduction
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana man could face up to life in prison on charges that he kidnapped and sexually assaulted an 11-year-old girl before abandoning her in the Wyoming wilderness.