New Colorado Wildfire Prompts Evacuations of Homes
DENVER (AP) — A new wildfire in the foothills southwest of Denver is forcing the evacuation of dozens of homes.
Colorado Fire Now 85 Percent Contained
DENVER (AP) — The fire that destroyed more than 500 homes near Colorado Springs is now 85 percent contained, and crews are hoping to have it fully contained tomorrow.
Banks Fall Short in Helping Struggling Homeowners
WASHINGTON (AP) — A new report says homeowners trying to avoid foreclosure must wait too long for their loan modification applications to be reviewed by some of the nation's top mortgage servicers. Such delays can plunge borrowers deeper in debt.
Tester Seeks Constitutional Change on Corporations’ Election Spending
U.S. Sen. Jon Tester is proposing a longshot constitutional amendment aimed at limiting rights of corporations to spend in elections.
Obama Hints Bernanke Likely to Leave Fed in January
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has given the clearest signal yet that Chairman Ben Bernanke will likely leave the Federal Reserve when his term ends in January.
Groups Offer Reward For Info On Missing Grizzly
Two conservation groups are offering a $6,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction in the case of a grizzly bear killed near the Idaho/Montana border last fall.
5 Killed in Truck Rollover in Montana
Authorities in northern Montana say five people were killed and two more injured when the driver of a pickup truck lost control and rolled the vehicle.
Name of Montana Man Shot by Idaho Trooper Released
MULLAN, Idaho (AP) — Officials have released the name of a Montana man who was shot and killed during a struggle over a gun with an Idaho sheriff's deputy.
Three Missing Montana Children Found
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A Montana Department of Justice official says three children who were reported missing from the Blackfeet Indian Reservation have been found.
Vann’s CEO Leaves Company Shortly After Announcing Missoula Closures
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — The chief executive officer of Vann's Acquisition LLC has left the company less than three months after announcing the closure of all three Vann's locations in western Montana.