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Biden wins more delegates in Wyoming and Alaska as he heads toward Democratic nomination

Apr. 13, 2024 21:26 PM EDT

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — President Joe Biden nudged further ahead in the Democratic nomination for reelection by winning party contests in Wyoming and Alaska. As two of the least populated states, Alaska and Wyoming play minuscule roles in both intraparty and general election voting...

Homicide suspect kills himself after fleeing through 3 states, authorities say

Apr. 13, 2024 14:26 PM EDT

CUSTER, S.D. (AP) — Authorities said they're investigating a case of domestic violence that ended with a man dead and a woman injured in South Dakota, and the suspect fleeing through Wyoming before killing himself Saturday in Colorado. Deputies responded to a report of a homicide...

Joe Biden wins the Democratic presidential caucuses in Wyoming

Apr. 13, 2024 13:03 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden wins the Democratic presidential caucuses in Wyoming.

AP Decision Notes: What to expect in the Alaska and Wyoming Democratic presidential contests

Apr. 10, 2024 07:04 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden will face Democratic voters this Saturday in a pair of nominating contests in Alaska and Wyoming that are unlikely to produce any surprises. In Wyoming, Democrats will award 13 delegates using a presidential preference vote held at caucuses in...

Today in History: April 7, genocide erupts in Rwanda

Apr. 07, 2024 08:59 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Sunday, April 7, the 98th day of 2024. There are 268 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On April 7, 1994, the 100-day genocide erupted in Rwanda, a day after a mysterious plane crash claimed the lives of the...

St. Ignace guard Jonny Ingalls named Michigan Associated Press Division 4 basketball Player of Year

Mar. 25, 2024 18:26 PM EDT

St. Ignace’s Jonny Ingalls started basketball young. He was certainly in the gym enough as his mom coached the girls' team at the high school and his dad led the boys' squad. “He was an awesome player when he was young,” his coach and father Doug Ingalls said....

Wyoming governor vetoes bill to allow concealed carry in public schools and meetings

Mar. 23, 2024 15:32 PM EDT

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming Republican Gov. Mark Gordon has vetoed a bill that would have allowed people to carry concealed guns in public schools and government meetings. In his veto letter Friday night, Gordon said he had concerns the bill would exceed the separation of powers...

Wyoming governor vetoes abortion restrictions, signs transgender medical care ban for minors

Mar. 22, 2024 17:54 PM EDT

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming's governor on Friday vetoed a bill that would have erected significant barriers to abortion, should it remain legal in the state, and signed legislation banning gender-affirming care for minors. The abortion bill rejected by Gov. Mark Gordon, a...

Pedal coast-to-coast without using a road? New program helps connect trails across the US

Mar. 19, 2024 09:12 AM EDT

When Mike O’Neil opened his bicycle repair shop in Muncie, Indiana, the Cardinal Greenway trail just outside its window stretched only 2 miles south of the shop. Today, it extends 33 miles (53 kilometers) beyond that, but the ultimate vision is far grander. O'Neil...

Pierce Brosnan pleads guilty to walking off trail at Yellowstone hot springs, must pay $1,500

Mar. 15, 2024 01:24 AM EDT

MAMMOTH, Wyo. (AP) — Actor Pierce Brosnan, who pleaded guilty Thursday to stepping off a trail in a thermal area during a November visit to Yellowstone National Park, was caught after posting pictures online, court records said. Brosnan, who called in to the court hearing in...