The National Retail Federation says the average family will spend about $630 on back-to-school items this year, which adds up to $68 billion dollars. Most of the money will be spent on clothing and electronics,and college students are the most expensive group of students. Ginger Bush with the Billings Coupon Clippers says to save money, don't be name-brand loyal. She
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - The National Baseball Congress is suspending the use of bat boys and girls during its World Series in Kansas following the death of a 9-year-old boy who was hit by a bat. Kaiser Carlile died Sunday after he was hit in the head with a follow-through swing near the on-deck circle during the Liberal
HELENA, Mont. (AP) - The trail for a man accused of a fatal shooting at a Lewis and Clark County home in 2013 has been scheduled for February. The Helena Independent Record reports ( http://bit.ly/1P2mmsX ) that 66-year-old James George Stiffler waived his right to a speedy trial at a hearing Friday. The trail is scheduled to begin Feb. 1.
HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Sixteen states will have tougher carbon dioxide reduction targets than they originally planned for when President Barack Obama first proposed his climate change rule last year. The individual states' targets have changed since the proposal was released in June 2014. Gov. Steve Bullock says he is disappointed the Obama administration has "moved the goal post on
The 75th Sturgis rally may draw a million bikers to South Dakota the first week of August. Thousands ride through Cody, Wyoming. Why? They like to tour Yellowstone on the way. Cody city streets are lined with motorcycles. The bikers are spending money in bars, restaurants, hotels, the museum complex and night rodeo. Cody Chamber Membership Manager Sheila Lucas said,
According to the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), 18-year-old Jesus Yeizon Deniz-Mendoza, from Mexico, was legally admitted to enter the United States at the San Ysidro Port of Entry May 31, 2013. The following is an official statement from ICE, regarding what could happen if Deniz is convicted of a crime: This individual does not have any criminal convictions, and, as a