Federal Judge Orders US to Resume Oil Lease Sales in North Dakota
North Dakota's attorney general says the canceled lease sales have cost the state over $100 million in revenue each year.
Charleston Church Attack Survivors Push for Hate Crimes Law
Wyoming and South Carolina are the only U.S. states without a law giving stiffer penalties for crimes motivated by someone’s race, sexual orientation, religion or disability.
Judge Upholds Boy Scouts’ $2.4 Billion Bankruptcy Plan
The plan would allow the Irving, Texas-based Boy Scouts of America to continue operating while compensating tens of thousands of men who say they were sexually abused as children while involved in Scouting.
UPDATE: 3 Children, 3 Adults Fatally Shot at Nashville Grade School
The shooting occurred Monday at The Covenant School.
‘There’s Nothing Left': Deep South Tornadoes Kill 26
ROLLING FORK, Miss. (AP) — Rescuers raced Saturday to search for survivors and help hundreds of people left homeless after a powerful tornado cut a devastating path through Mississippi, killing at least 25 people and injuring dozens. The tornado flattened entire blocks as it carved a path of destruction for more than an hour. A...
Judge to Consider Allowing Abortions to Resume in Wyoming
The ban took effect Sunday, making abortion illegal in Wyoming.
Medicaid Coverage for New Moms Gaining Support in GOP States
Mississippi and Wyoming are among states that recently moved to provide Medicaid coverage for new moms a full year after giving birth.
Former Wyoming Schools Superintendent Resigns From Same Post in Virginia
Jillian Balow was elected to the Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction post in 2014 and 2018.
‘Take It Down': A Tool for Teens to Remove Explicit Images
A new online tool aims to give some control back to teens, or people who were once teens, and take down explicit images and videos of themselves from the internet.
White Supremacist Gets Life in Prison for Buffalo Massacre
Domestic terrorism motivated by hate carried an automatic life sentence.
Election Skeptics Slow to get Sweeping Changes in GOP States
Even though Wyoming gave Trump his widest victory margins in 2016 and 2020, Wyoming Secretary of State Chuck Gray’s election denials worried some of his fellow Republicans.
US May Lift Protections for Yellowstone, Glacier Grizzlies
Grizzlies were wiped out in most of the U.S. during last century.