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  1. Senate panel OKs new sanctions on Iran; nuclear deal remains

    05.25 / 15:46 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate Foreign Relations Committee has approved bipartisan legislation that would authorize the president to levy new penalties on Iran while keeping the landmark nuclear deal in p…
  2. Racetrack owner who wants casino says plan can wait 6 years

    05.25 / 15:46 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The owner of a New Jersey racetrack who wants to build a casino there says the proposal can wait for six y…
  3. Oklahoma inmate dies after being hit with pepper balls

    05.25 / 15:46 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An autopsy report shows an inmate who died at an Oklahoma jail was hit more than a dozen times by pepper balls as officers tried to subdue h…
  4. Insurers continue to hike prices, abandon ACA markets

    05.25 / 15:46 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    People shopping for insurance through the Affordable Care Act in yet more regions could be facing higher prices and fewer choices next year as insurance companies lay out their early plans for…
  5. Gaza's Hamas rulers put to death 3 accused of killing member

    05.25 / 15:46 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hamas said Thursday it put to death three men it had accused of killing a senior member of the militant Islamic group that rules Gaza in M…
  6. Image of Asia: Residents flee militant siege in Philippines

    05.25 / 14:46 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    In this photo by Associated Press photographer Bullit Marquez, a woman sits in a crowded mini-truck as residents flee a Muslim militant siege in Marawi city in the southern…
  7. College renames building amid link to racial segregation

    05.25 / 14:46 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    EWING, N.J. (AP) — The College of New Jersey has changed the name of a building amid concern its namesake had racial segregationist l…
  8. Democratic congressman has heart valve replacement procedure

    05.25 / 14:46 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    WASHINGTON (AP) — The top Democrat on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has undergone a heart procedure and will remain hospitalized for a few d…
  9. Police: Teen gave friends tattoos while at school

    05.25 / 14:46 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    WESTERLY, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island police have charged a 15-year-old high school girl they say gave homemade tattoos to two friends on school g…
  10. GOP candidate for US House charged with assaulting reporter

    05.25 / 13:44 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — The Republican candidate in the nationally-watched election Thursday for Montana's sole congressional seat has been charged with misdemeanor assault for allegedly grabbing a reporter by the neck and throwing him to the g…
  11. West Virginia: Industrial plant explosion kills 2, injures 1

    05.25 / 13:44 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    PHILIPPI, W.Va. (AP) — An explosion at a West Virginia industrial plant has killed two people and injured a t…
  12. US jobless claims rose slightly to 234,000 last week

    05.25 / 13:44 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Slightly more people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, but jobless claims remained at historically low l…
  13. Romanian man sentenced for US ATM skimming scheme

    05.25 / 13:44 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — U.S. prosecutors say a Romanian man has been sentenced to more than two years in prison for his role in a multi-state bank ATM skimming s…
  14. Jaguar scaled walls to escape enclosure at Texas zoo

    05.25 / 13:44 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    ABILENE, Texas (AP) — Officials at a West Texas zoo say a jaguar scaled a 12-foot-tall artificial rock wall and forced her way under netting that topped her enclosure to escape the exhibit last w…
  15. Florida woman finds python while doing laundry

    05.25 / 12:44 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    COCOA, Fla. (AP) — Another day, another python in F…
  16. The Latest: Journalist says Gianforte's account incorrect

    05.25 / 12:44 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — The Latest on the assault case against Greg Gianforte, the Republican candidate for a Montana congressional seat in a Thursday special election. (all times l…
  17. Kansas distributor recalls precooked sausage due to metal

    05.25 / 12:44 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas food distributor has recalled nearly 100,000 pounds of precooked sausage products that might contain m…
  18. Tattooed 'Joker' accused of pointing gun at traffic

    05.25 / 12:44 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    MIAMI (AP) — Police in Florida have managed to arrest the Joker without Batman's help following reports of a green-haired man with tattoos on his face pointing a gun at t…
  19. Texas approves feral hog hunting by hot air balloon

    05.25 / 11:45 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas lawmakers have approved the hunting of feral hogs and coyotes from hot air b…
  20. 74-year-old man shot, killed by deputies is identified

    05.25 / 11:45 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities have identified the man shot and killed by Tennessee deputies after they say he fired shots at a neighbor and into the a…