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 2022-06-28 14:10 

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USS Montana Commissioned in glory...

More than 120 Montanans, including Gov. Greg Gianforte, volunteer members of the USS Montana Committee and representatives from Montana Tribes attended the commission of the USS Montana. The USS Montana is the country's newest nuclear-powered fast-att...

 2022-06-28 13:45 

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4th of July events in Billings, surrounding area...

Fear not for those who have nothing planned for the Fourth of July holiday! During Independence Day, many holiday festivities happen in Billings and other towns in the surrounding area. Billings is holding the Celebrate Freedom Fireworks show at MetraPark...

 2022-06-28 13:30 

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Hello Montana & Billings Beat unite to help flood victims...

The power of a team! Teamwork has the incredible power to change lives and we want you to be a part of ours as we continue to help with flood relief efforts. Hello Montana's Heather Ohs and Billings Beat News Anchor Mary Beth Dickson are coming togeth...

 2022-06-27 22:31 

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Hello, Montana - Billings Public Schools, Education Foundation...

Kelly McCandless is a part of the Education Foundation that supports the Billings Public School System in ways that exceed the school budget. The foundation puts on several events for kids over the summer. Reading Rocks is a summer reading program where k...

 2022-06-27 20:31 

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Moderate fire danger at Yellowstone National Park...

The fire danger level at Yellowstone National Park has reached moderate conditions, according to a news release from the park. No fire restrictions have been implemented, and there are currently no active wildfires in the park. Campfires are allowed only ...

 2022-06-27 19:28 

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2022 Summerfair recap...

The Yellowstone Art Museum hosted its 44th annual summerfair June 24-26 on the Montana State University - Billings campus. Over 80 vendors were at the three-day event selling handmade goods or providing information about efforts in the community. Eight lo...

 2022-06-27 18:14 

FOX Montana

One person hospitalized after aircraft accident at Missoula airport...

MISSOULA, Mont. - One person was transported to a nearby hospital after an accident involving a small aircraft Monday at the Missoula International Airport (MSO) airfield....

 2022-06-27 17:16 

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How to help pollinators...

Pollinator week ended on June 26, but the importance of pollinators in our ecosystem is still relevant. The National Park Service has an initiative called Conservation at Home, aimed to show people how they can help protect and conserve the natural world....

 2022-06-27 14:54 

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Montana reaches summer temps...

Temperatures across Montana for Monday and Tuesday are expected to be in the high 70s and 80s. The Billings National Weather Service said in a tweet Monday morning that many areas in the state might reach the low 90s Tuesday. The high for Billings is expe...

 2022-06-27 14:23 

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Stockman Bank establishes Montana relief fund...

(Billings, MT) Stockman Bank has established the Montana Flood Relief Fund to assist those affected by record flooding across Montana this week. Thousands of residents and tourists have been trapped and isolated by the rising waters, which have also cause...

 2022-06-27 14:21 

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No trigger ban in Montana...

Abortion will remain legal in Montana for the foreseeable future. "Some States have a "trigger ban," which means abortion bans go into effect now that Roe v. Wade is overturned. For example, Idaho, Wyoming, North Dakota and South Dakota have t...

 2022-06-27 14:00 

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Making exercise fun for you and your teen...

We are all busy. If you don't even like the word "exercise," challenge yourself to make it fun and realize a little exercise goes a long way in feeling and being healthy. Here are some tips for parents and teens in this weeks "Your Health ...

 2022-06-27 13:56 

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Some cities nix July 4 fireworks for shortages, fire dangers...

PHOENIX (AP) — The skies over a scattering of Western U.S. cities will stay dark for the third consecutive Fourth of July as some major fireworks displays are canceled again this year, this time for fire concerns amid dry weather, along with pandemi...

 2022-06-27 13:30 

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Senate Finance passes three bills sponsored by Senator Daines...

Three bipartisan bills sponsored by U.S. Senator Steve Daines passed out of the Senate Finance Committee. These bills are important for Montanans, according to Senator Daines. Putting First Responders First Act" Daines' bipartisan "Putting Fir...

 2022-06-27 13:10 

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Families brace for changes to pandemic-era free school meals...

ESSEX, Vt. (AP) — Before the pandemic, there was no room in the budget for Kate Murphy's children to buy lunch at school. She and her husband would buy in bulk and make bag lunches at home. So the free school meals that were made available to st...

 2022-06-27 10:42 

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Half in new poll say Trump tried to stay in office through illegal means...

Half of Republicans still call the events of Jan. 6 "patriotism" and 70 percent of Republicans still say President Biden did not legitimately win the 2020 election, according to the poll....

 2022-06-27 10:19 

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Will he go or not? Hong Kong awaits word on Xi Jinping visit...

HONG KONG (AP) — Will he go or not? Chinese President Xi Jinping kept Hong Kong guessing on Monday about his possible appearance at the 25th anniversary of the former British colony's return to Chinese rule. The government has yet to say whether...

 2022-06-27 07:00 

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Death toll of children in Afghanistan quake rises to 155...

GAYAN, Afghanistan (AP) — The death toll of children in last week's devastating earthquake in southeastern Afghanistan has risen to at least 155, the United Nations said as the scope of the deadliest quake to hit the impoverished country in two ...

 2022-06-27 02:55 

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Avalanche dethrone Lightning to win Stanley Cup for 3rd time...

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Colorado Avalanche are back atop hockey's mountain after dethroning the two-time defending champions. Behind a goal and an assist from Nathan MacKinnon, the Avalanche won the Stanley Cup for the third time in franchise his...

 2022-06-26 18:11 

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Grand Canyon won't seek volunteers to kill bison this fall...

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A bison herd that lives almost exclusively in the northern reaches of Grand Canyon National Park won't be targeted for lethal removal there this fall. The park used skilled volunteers selected through a highly competitive...

 2022-06-26 17:49 

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'Elvis,' 'Top Gun' tie for box-office crown with $30.5M each...

NEW YORK (AP) — Baz Luhrmann's Elvis Presley biopic "Elvis" shook up theaters with an estimated $30.5 million in weekend ticket sales, but — in a box-office rarity — "Elvis" tied "Top Gun: Maverick," which als...

 2022-06-26 17:43 

FOX Montana

23rd Annual Walleye Fest Tournament Lands Some Big Smiles...

Canyon Ferry, Mont. - They say a bad day of fishing is better than a good day working. And on a day like today, well, hose competing here at Canyon Ferry were casting away their worries, and reeling in nothing......

 2022-06-26 16:21 

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Former Iran conscripts say unfairly blocked from US travel...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two years ago, Leili Ghazi quit studying biomedical engineering in Iran and seized the chance to travel to the United States to build a new life for herself and her parents. Now, the 22-year-old is separated indefinitely from her ...

 2022-06-26 11:34 

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Pride parades march on with new urgency...

NEW YORK (AP) — Parades celebrating LGBTQ pride kick off in some of America's biggest cities Sunday amid new fears about the potential erosion of freedoms won through decades of activism. The annual marches in New York, San Francisco, Chicago an...

 2022-06-25 20:44 

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Army private's plea shelved internet fantasy chat defense...

NEW YORK (AP) — An Army private charged with plotting to murder members of his unit overseas with help from a secretive violent anarchist group was planning a defense calling it all an internet fantasy before pleading guilty just before trial, court...

 2022-06-25 16:35 

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Seven accusers write to Ghislaine Maxwell's sentencing judge...

NEW YORK (AP) — Seven women who say Ghislaine Maxwell helped Jeffrey Epstein steal the innocence of their youth and poison the promise of their future are asking a judge to consider their pain as she decides what prison sentence she will dispense Tu...

 2022-06-25 16:30 

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Guns in paradise: Ruling could undo strict Hawaii carry law...

HONOLULU (AP) — Megan Kau takes occasional weeklong hunting trips to the Hawaiian island of Lanai, where she enjoys watching the sunrise and hearing the distant rustle of deer and mouflon sheep in the tropical wilderness, a rifle ready at her side. ...

 2022-06-25 16:03 

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3 wounded, suspect arrested in Illinois warehouse shooting...

BOLINGBROOK, Ill. (AP) — Three people were wounded and one person was arrested following a shooting Saturday at an automotive interior products warehouse in suburban Chicago. Bolingbrook police responded about 6:25 a.m. to reports of the shooting at...

 2022-06-25 15:43 

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Police: 5-month-old girl in car fatally shot in Chicago...

CHICAGO (AP) — A 5-month-old girl was shot to death while in the rear of a car in a neighborhood on Chicago's South Side. The infant, who was identified as Cecilia Thoma,s was struck in the head Friday evening when shots were fired from another ...

 2022-06-25 15:37 

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'Loving' boy last Texas school shooting victim laid to rest...

SAN ANGELO, Texas (AP) — Like millions of 10-year-olds, Uziyah Sergio Garcia loved video games, swimming and trampolines. He was also a natural at football, taking to it seamlessly when he and his grandfather started tossing the ball together over s...

 2022-06-25 14:25 

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U.S. Army private admits plotting attack on military unit...

NEW YORK (AP) — A U.S. Army private from Kentucky pleaded guilty Friday to charges that he plotted to murder members of his unit in an attack that he planned to carry out in 2020 on behalf of a group that promotes extreme violence to bring about the...

 2022-06-25 14:10 

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Religious schools may steer clear of tuition despite ruling...

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Religious schools got what they wanted when the Supreme Court allowed them to participate in a state tuition program. But the state attorney general said the ruling will be for naught unless the schools are willing to abide by ...

 2022-06-25 13:08 

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Abortion ruling thrusts companies into divisive arena...

The Supreme Court's decision to end the nation's constitutional protections for abortion has catapulted businesses of all types into the most divisive corner of politics. Some companies that stayed silent last month — when a draft opinion by...

 2022-06-25 12:32 

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Two months of waiting, and finally a Supreme Court ruling...

Follow the links in this story to recent AP coverage about abortion over the last three months. ___ And so the interminable wait after the leak of the decision overturning Roe v. Wade has come to an end — nearly two months in which abortion and all ...

 2022-06-25 12:11 

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Police at Arizona Capitol fire tear gas, disperse protesters...

PHOENIX (AP) — Police fired tear gas to disperse anti-abortion demonstrators from outside the Arizona Capitol Friday night, forcing lawmakers to huddle briefly in a basement inside the building as they rushed to complete their 2022 session. Thousand...

 2022-06-25 11:40 

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To some defenders, gun ruling could right a racial wrong...

NEW YORK (AP) — When the U.S. Supreme Court struck down New York's tight restrictions on who can carry a handgun, condemnation erupted from liberal leaders and activists. But some public defenders, often allies of progressive activists, praised ...

 2022-06-25 03:12 

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Lightning win Game 5, deny Avs chance to take Stanley Cup...

DENVER (AP) — The Tampa Bay Lightning spoiled Colorado's party to stay in the hunt for a third straight Stanley Cup title, beating the Avalanche 3-2 on Friday night in Game 5. Ondrej Palat scored with 6:22 remaining and Andrei Vasilevskiy stoppe...

 2022-06-25 01:37 

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Graduating Uvalde High School class remembers slain children...

UVALDE, Texas (AP) — Almost 300 high school seniors received their diplomas Friday in Uvalde in the shadow of the massacre of 19 elementary school students and two children 5 1/2 weeks earlier. The red-gowned Uvalde High School seniors sat in 100-de...

 2022-06-24 23:19 

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Congress approves free student meal extension through summer...

Congress passed a bill Friday that aims to keep up the expanded, pandemic-era distribution of free meals for all students this summer. Final passage of the Keep Kids Fed Act in the U.S. House came less than a week before rule changes for child nutrition p...

 2022-06-24 23:14 

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Several accusers seek roles at Ghislaine Maxwell sentencing...

NEW YORK (AP) — Two of four women who testified at Ghislaine Maxwell's trial that she had a role in their sexual abuse at the hands of financier Jeffrey Epstein may be speaking at her sentencing or have their statements read aloud, court filings...

 2022-06-24 22:45 

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Montana's National Parks' economic benefit...

A new report from the National Park Service shows over five million visitors in 2021 spent more than 720 million dollars across the national parks in Montana. According to the National Park Service news release, tourists' spending resulted in over one...

 2022-06-24 21:11 

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Girl Scouts of MT & WY help with flood relief...

The Girl Scouts of Montana and Wyoming (GSMW) in Billings, Montana, is helping to support flood relief for victims in Carbon County and surrounding areas. The press release from GSMW says their headquarters is functioning as a drop-off center for donation...

 2022-06-24 20:23 

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After abortion ruling, critics renew blasts at Sen. Collins...

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Sen. Susan Collins was blasted Friday for the overturning of Roe v. Wade, as opponents targeted her votes to confirm two justices to the Supreme Court who were in the majority opinion allowing states to ban abortion. Critics o...

 2022-06-24 20:08 

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Ex-Minneapolis officer who killed 911 caller to be released...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The former Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot an unarmed woman who called 911 to report a possible sexual assault in the alley behind her home is scheduled to be released from prison next week, months after his murder con...

 2022-06-24 19:33 

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LaVie Pregnancy Clinic's Reaction to the Court's decision concerning the overturn of Roe v Wade...

BILLINGS, MONTANA—Today the U.S. Supreme Court unveiled their official decision to overturn the 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling. Along with our Nation, LaVie Pregnancy Clinic for weeks has been anticipating the Court's announcement. LaVie CEO, Cindy Nor...

 2022-06-24 19:31 

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Attorney Sean Bracken on Roe V. Wade overturn in Montana...

Montana Attorney and legal expert, Sean Bracken with Bracken Law Firm, PLLC in Missoula, clarifies the Supreme Court ruling and what it means for Montanans. "Some States have a "trigger ban," which means abortion bans go into effect now that R...

 2022-06-24 17:56 

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Avoid heat related-illnesses this summer...

With summer comes hotter temperatures that can reach nearly 100 degrees in Montana. Higher temperatures during the day mean more people can potentially be exposed to heat-related illnesses. The National Safety Council says heat exhaustion and stroke escal...

 2022-06-24 17:43 

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How do you keep your home cool this summer?...

How do you keep your home cool this summer? Our DIY expert recommends window treatments and other seasonal upgrades By Sian Babish | Staff Writer, BestReviews Which products keep your home cool in the summer? Now with summer in full swing, temperatures ar...

 2022-06-24 17:34 

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All donations of time, resources and kindness make the difference: A list of nonprofits helping flood victims...

A popular relationship book by Dr. Gary Chapman, "The Five Love Languages," has become a mainstream relationship guide. The book is written to address romantic relationships, but after many years of news reporting, writing, producing and anchoring...

 2022-06-24 17:11 

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From joy to anger, faith leaders react to Roe's reversal...

Religious Americans are deeply divided in their views on abortion, and reactions from faith leaders ranged from elation to anger after the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, the landmark 1973 decision that made abortion legal nationwide. The rulin...

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