Sebelius Apologizes for Health Law ‘Debacle’
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's top health care official told Congress on Wednesday that she's responsible for the "debacle" of cascading technical problems that overwhelmed a government website intended to make shopping for health insurance clear and sim…
Montana State University Notifies Students of Rape Report
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Montana State University police are investigating a rape reported in one of the dorm rooms.
The Montana Public Service Commission to Hire Consultant to Evaluate Dams Purchase
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The Montana Public Service Commission has decided look for a consultant to help it evaluate whether NorthWestern Energy's proposed purchase of 11 hydroelectric dams from PPL Montana is a good deal for its customers.
Two Victims of RV Explosion Remain Hospitalized
KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) — Two people who were seriously injured in an explosion in a camper east of Kalispell last week remain hospitalized in Portland, Oregon.
Attorneys to Seek Dismissal in Fatal Crash Case
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Attorneys for a Montana man who withdrew a no contest plea for the January 2012 crash that killed his wife now say they plan to ask that the vehicular homicide charge be dismissed.
Aid Group Delivering Cattle to South Dakota
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana-led effort to help replace cattle lost by South Dakota ranchers during a strange fall snowstorm is getting ready to deliver replacement animals.
Detroit Emergency Manager Says Bankruptcy Filing Unavoidable
DETROIT (AP) — Detroit's state-appointed emergency manager says that a month before the city filed for bankruptcy he thought it could be avoided but only with concessions from creditors that never came.
Signed Contracts to Buy US Homes Falls Sharply in September as Mortgage Rates Peaked
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans who signed contracts to buy homes dropped sharply in September to the lowest level in nine months, reflecting higher mortgage rates and home prices that have made purchases more costly.
Doctors Urge Limits on Kids’ Texts, Tweets, and Internet
CHICAGO (AP) — The American Academy of Pediatrics has new advice many kids will find hard to swallow: It wants limits on tweeting, texting and other social media.
Man Rejects Wal-Mart’s Offer to Return to Work
HARTLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A man who lost his job at Wal-Mart after interrupting an assault of a woman in the parking lot says he's rejecting the company's offer to return to work.