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Vin Scully: 2016 will be final season in booth for Dodgers - Casper Star-Tribune
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Vin Scully said Saturday that 2016 will be his last season in the broadcast booth for the Los Angeles Dodgers, which would mark the end of his record 67-year tenure with the same franchise. The Hall of Fame announcer turns 88 in November.
Pennsylvania beats Texas 3-2 at Little League World Series - Casper Star-Tribune
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Chayton Krauss hit an RBI single to right field to give Lewisberry, Pennsylvania, a 3-2 victory over Pearland, Texas, on Saturday for a berth in the Little League World Series championship game in front of a record crowd of ...
A new chapter for a controversial wind farm, as sPower buys Pioneer Wind Park from Wasatch Wind - Casper Star-Tribune
For much of the past five years, controversy has surrounded a proposed 46-turbine wind farm planned near Glenrock. Now, a new company will try to push the project across the finish line. sPower acquired the interest in the planned 80-megawatt Pioneer ...
The Latest: Clinton: Celebrate progress but continue work - Casper Star-Tribune
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The latest in the 10th anniversary commemorations of Hurricane Katrina (all times local): 7:15 p.m. Former President Bill Clinton says New Orleans should celebrate progress after Katrina but also work on recovery for all. Clinton spoke ...
Man charged with murder in ambush of Houston area deputy - Casper Star-Tribune
HOUSTON (AP) — Texas prosecutors on Saturday charged a 30-year-old man with capital murder in the killing of a uniformed sheriff's deputy who was gunned down from behind while filling his patrol car with gas in what officials described as a "senseless ...
El Salvador officials deactivate powerful car bomb - Casper Star-Tribune
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — El Salvador's defense minister says a powerful car bomb has been found near the country's security ministry and was safely deactivated. Gen. David Munguia Payes said Saturday the bomb contained plastic explosives and ...
The Gear Junkie -- Secure your bike - Casper Star-Tribune
Bike theft is a national epidemic, including innovative, relentless thievery in almost every city as well as an online marketplace that unfortunately supports the quick resale of nabbed rides. To combat the bad guys with chain cutters and tools, look to a ...
Huge Malaysia rally for Najib's resignation enters 2nd day - Casper Star-Tribune
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Protesters demanding the resignation of Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak over a financial scandal remained on the streets of the capital Sunday, after the first day of the massive rally passed peacefully despite police ...
Canadian official in Alaska amid mine development concerns - Casper Star-Tribune
JUNEAU, Alaska — Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott and British Columbia's minister of energy and mines were working toward an agreement in response to concerns raised about the potential impacts of Canadian mine development on rivers that flow into southeast Alaska.
Dominica digs out from storm damage that killed at least 20 - Casper Star-Tribune
ROSEAU, Dominica (AP) — Rescue crews jumped off boats and trudged Saturday through mud, rocks and uprooted trees to reach communities cut off by a tropical storm that killed at least 20 people and left nearly 50 missing in the eastern Caribbean island of ...
Threewitt: School choice helps students succeed - Casper Star-Tribune
Wyoming schools have gotten lots of positive attention in the media recently, ranking among the top in western states in Math and Science. As a mom whose children have benefited from STEM programs that our state offers, this does not come as a surprise.
Montana stuns North Dakota State 38-35 on late TD - Casper Star-Tribune
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Joey Counts scored on a 1-yard run on fourth-and-goal with 2 seconds left to give Montana a 38-35 victory over four-time defending FCS champion North Dakota State on Saturday. Playing their first game under coach Bob Stitt, the ...
Police: NY mom killed baby girl, lived with body for months - Casper Star-Tribune
BATAVIA, N.Y. (AP) — An upstate New York woman who prosecutors say lived with her dead baby girl's body for three months was charged Saturday with murder. Christina Colantonio, 28, was charged with second-degree murder in connection with the death of her ...
On-Air Ambush: TV crew's killing unfolds in real time - Casper Star-Tribune
The on-air shooting deaths of Virginia TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward and the suicide five hours later of gunman Vester Flanagan played out in a sort of surreal time, spilling from TV screens within range of the Roanoke station's signal ...
Police arrest foreigner, find passports in Bangkok bomb case - Casper Star-Tribune
BANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities arrested a foreign man they said had been holed up in a suburban apartment with bomb-making equipment and stacks of passports, the first possible breakthrough in the deadly bombing at a Bangkok shrine nearly two weeks ago.