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News Minute: Here is the latest South Dakota news from The Associated Press at 3:40 a.m. CDT
A Minnesota man suspected in the slaying of a man in South Dakota has been returned to that state to face charges. Jose Vega, of Montevideo, Minnesota, is one of two men charged with murder in the death last week...
South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper injured in traffic stop
State and county authorities are investigating a traffic stop that left a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper injured.
Multiple fatalities reported in Pine Ridge Reservation crash
Authorities say there have been multiple fatalities in a crash on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in southwestern South Dakota.
Aid deal promises quicker fire evacuations in Black Hills
Officials in Pennington County and the Black Hills National forest have entered a new agreement that will speed up the clearing of county roads in the event of a fire evacuation.
Man, 66, killed in crash near Summit
Authorities say a 66-year-old man died after his car collided with another vehicle near Summit.
News Minute: Here is the latest Wyoming news from The Associated Press at 1:40 a.m. MDT
A passenger on a Jefferson Lines bus was arrested in Billings after police found 112 pounds of marijuana in his suitcases. It's the third bust on Jefferson Lines buses in a week.
Decision on Ramaco mine not expected until midsummer
A decision on whether a Kentucky company will be allowed to open what would be Wyoming's first major coal mine in decades isn't expected until midsummer.
Kazakhstan officials visit Yellowstone National Park
Officials in Kazakhstan are looking to Yellowstone National Park and their counterparts in Montana as they work to develop tourism focused on national parks at home.
Grand Teton park, foundation mark 20-year partnership
Over the last 20 years, the Grand Teton National Park Foundation has raised more than $65 million for Grand Teton National Park in northwest Wyoming.
Grizzly bear moved away from residential areas in NW Wyoming
Wyoming Game and Fish Department wildlife managers have trapped and relocated a young female grizzly bear in the northwest part of the state.
News Minute: Here is the latest North Dakota news from The Associated Press at 1:40 a.m. CDT
A state district judge has upheld Williston's July 1 deadline for oil field crew camps to shut down, though the legal battle isn't over. Target Logistics and Lodging Solutions sued the city in April, saying...
Woman in Minot collects shoes for children in Mexico
A woman who spent part of her childhood in Mexico is collecting shoes from North Dakota children to donate during her next trip to the country.
North Dakota city makes plans to create art display
Leaders in Mandan are aiming to create a public art display similar to Art Alley, which has become a popular venue for wedding and graduation photos in neighboring Bismarck.
Petition opposes refinery near North Dakota national park
Meridian Energy Group is developing what it bills as "the cleanest refinery on the planet" in western North Dakota, despite concerns about its proximity to picturesque Theodore Roosevelt National Park.
Not exactly Cannes, this film fest is Fargo with drones
A new attraction at an annual drone festival in Fargo, North Dakota, is a film festival that invites 5-minute movies that rely on drone-shot footage for at least half that.
Once an unlikely candidate, Iowa's governor embraces new job
Gov. Kim Reynolds acknowledges growing more comfortable with her ascent to Iowa's job following her mentor's appointment as U.S. ambassador to China.
New lawsuit accuses imprisoned former speaker of sex assault
An Illinois man accuses Dennis Hastert in a new lawsuit of sexually assaulting him when he was a fourth-grader, at least the fifth such allegation against the former House speaker who will soon be released from...
Relative 'devastated' after shooting kills 8 in Mississippi
Vincent Mitchell is trying to make sense of how a family dispute in southern Mississippi led to a rampage that killed eight people, including a deputy.
Mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick killed in boat accident
Bonnie Kalanick, the mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick, has died in a boating accident. Kalanick's father, Donald, was injured and is in serious condition.
The Latest: Mother of Uber CEO dies after boating accident
The Fresno County Sheriff's Office says that the parents of ride-hailing company Uber's CEO were riding a boat on Pine Flat Lake when it hit a rock and sank.
US official mulling greatly expanded airplane laptop ban
Homeland Security secretary says he's considering banning laptops from the passenger cabins of all international flights into and out of the United States.
Merkel: Europe must stay united in face of ally uncertainty
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is urging European Union nations to stick together in the face of new uncertainty over the United States and other challenges.
Putin set to visit France in hope of mending strained ties
On a trip that will likely shape Russia-France relations for years to come, President Vladimir Putin is set to visit France for talks with newly-elected French President Emmanuel Macron after expressing sympathy...
NKorean missile launch may be testing rivals, not technology
North Korea's latest missile test may have less to do with perfecting its weapons technology than with showing it can strike at will against South Korea and U.S. forces in the region.
French designer shows off DIY robot in public for 1st time
A French designer has shown his humanoid DIY robot for the first time to the public in Romania.
New Zealand test rocket makes it to space but not to orbit
California-based company Rocket Lab says it has successfully launched a test rocket into space from its New Zealand launch pad.
The Latest: BA says 'many' of its IT systems up and running
British Airways says "many" of its IT systems are up and running, but travelers still face cancellations and delays after a global computer failure grounded hundreds of flights.
Offices of search engine Yandex raided in Ukraine
Ukraine's intelligence agency is searching the offices of Yandex, a Russia-based Internet company best known for its search engine.
BA, Iberia travelers face 3rd day of delays, cancellations
Travelers with British Airways airlines face a third day of delays and cancellations, mainly on short-haul routes and in smaller numbers than over the weekend, when the company suffered a colossal IT failure.
Germany gains access to journalist detained in Turkey
Germany's Foreign Ministry says Turkish authorities have agreed to grant consular officials access for the first time to a German journalist detained about a month ago in Turkey.