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October 11, 2018 3:13 PM Tiny skull has big implications for understanding the largest dinosaurs

Sauropods were the biggest dinosaurs — and the biggest land animals — ever to stomp across the planet. Their long-necked group included apatosaurus, brontosaurus, camarasaurus and the even more massive titanosaurs, whose leg bones were longer than a person is tall. But each of their first steps on Earth were teensy. These great beasts came from little 8

October 9, 2018 11:42 PM One of oldest U.S. coal companies files for bankruptcy as fuel demand drops

The restructuring agreement, which must be approved by a judge, includes refinancing an outstanding loan and a “business transformation” meant to significantly increase cash flow, the company statement said, without providing details. The group of lenders that holds a majority of Westmoreland’s debt also plans to bid for the company’s assets, the statement 10

August 26, 2018 9:22 PM Fires disrupting visitors at Montana’s Glacier National Park

KALISPELL, MT.—Wildfires that have kept portions of Glacier National Park closed for two weeks are scrambling visitors’ plans and prompting some to cancel their trips. Much of Glacier’s famous Going-to-the-Sun Road has been closed since August 12 because of a fire that’s burned more than 50 square kilometres and destroyed historic cabins and other structures 29

August 16, 2018 6:25 PM Keystone XL oil pipeline sent back for new environmental review

HOUSTON — The U.S. State Department must conduct a new environmental review for the Keystone XL crude pipeline, a federal judge ruled, dealing a blow to a project supported by President Donald Trump in his first few days in office. U.S. District Court Judge Brian Morris in Montana sided with Indigenous and environmental groups in ruling Wednesday that a revised 13

July 10, 2018 4:03 PM Trump made 30 false claims at his wild Montana rally

Trump added 13 more over the rest of the week for a total of 43 false claims. That makes last week the eighth-most-dishonest week of his presidency. It was more less dishonest, though, than the two previous weeks, during which he made 100 false claims and a record 103 false claims. Why the decline back toward normal? Likely because he spoke much less. Trump 15

June 5, 2018 12:19 AM Dwight Clark, who started an NFL dynasty with 'The Catch', dead at 61

Dwight Clark, the former 49ers wide receiver whose reception known as "The Catch" sent San Francisco to its first Super Bowl, has died one year after revealing he had ALS. He was 61. Clark said in March 2017 that he had amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (Lou Gehrig's disease), which attacks cells that control muscles. He suspected playing football might 15

January 14, 2018 5:23 AM Brady leads Patriots back to AFC title game as they cruise past Titans

New England will host winner of Sunday's matchup between Jacksonville, Pittsburgh First, the Patriots tuned out a week full of off-field drama. Then, they silenced the Titans to earn yet another trip to the AFC championship game. Tom Brady passed for three touchdowns and 337 yards, and New England cruised past Tennessee 35-14 on Saturday night to advance 19

December 6, 2017 4:58 AM Delta Airlines flight makes emergency bathroom stop in Montana

BILLINGS, Mont. - A Delta flight from New York City to Seattle had to make a stop in Billings after the plane's toilets stopping working and passengers couldn't hold it any longer. The Billings Gazette reports that the direct flight diverted hundreds of kilometres south on Saturday to make the emergency bathroom stop. Delta says that upon landing in Billings 32

November 20, 2017 1:22 PM Nebraska OKs long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline

TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone XL pipeline won approval Monday from regulators in Nebraska, marking the last major hurdle for the project. Nebraska's five-member Public Service Commission was charged with deciding whether the route of the proposed $8-billion, 1,897-kilometre pipeline is in the state's best interests. Keystone XL would cross parts of Montana 47

November 14, 2017 9:30 PM Puerto Rico utility ignored advice on hurricane repair deal, documents show

WASHINGTON—Newly released documents show that Puerto Rico’s bankrupt electric utility ignored advice from its own lawyers before signing a $300 million contract with a tiny Montana company to repair its damaged power grid. The documents show the law firm recommended that the power authority be allowed to terminate the deal within 10 days for any breach 34