Steven Dubois and Gillian Flaccus, Associated Press | Posted Oct 27th - 7:55pm
The leaders of an armed group who seized a national wildlife refuge in rural Oregon were acquitted Thursday in the 41-day standoff that brought new attention to a long-running dispute over control of federal lands in the West.
Matthew Brown and Amy Beth Hanson, Associated Press | Posted Oct 27th - 5:03pm
A police officer shot and killed a 32-year-old Wyoming man in a hotel in Montana's largest city early Thursday after he allegedly turned on officers while holding a handgun, Billings Police Chief Rich St. John said.
A Chicago-area judicial candidate who faces charges of impersonating a judge when she was a court staff attorney says that if she's elected, she won't take the bench until her disciplinary case is resolved.