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The Latest: Photographer says police beat him during protest - Casper Star-Tribune
A photo editor for a Baltimore newspaper said he was beaten by police at a protest of the death of Freddie Gray, the 25-year-old black man who died a week ago after sustaining serious injuries while in police custody. J.M. Giordano, who works at City Paper ...
Arizona man arrested for 3 slayings in 15-year-old cold case - Casper Star-Tribune
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A Tucson man who was long suspected by authorities in the killings of his ex-wife, his mother-in-law and a third woman nearly 15 years ago was arrested Saturday. David Duane Watson, 46, was taken into custody in the evening at his ...
At Civil War's end, a steamboat disaster that history forgot - Casper Star-Tribune
MARION, Ark. (AP) — What remains of the greatest maritime disaster in U.S. history lies buried beneath an Arkansas beanfield where the Mississippi River once ran. A century-and-a-half later, residents of the nearest town and descendants of passengers ...
New Mexico lobbying to be storage site for nuclear waste - Casper Star-Tribune
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico is touting a rural area in the southeastern part of the state as an interim storage site for the country's high-level nuclear waste, according to a letter issued by Gov. Susana Martinez earlier this month. The governor ...
Utah couple married 74 years dies within hours of each other - Casper Star-Tribune
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A funeral service has been set for a Salt Lake City couple who died within a few hours of each other after being married for 74 years. Madelyn Yensen died April 7 after suffering a seizure, while her husband, Marcus, died of heart ...
As nuclear powers meet, NYC rally demands end to weapons - Casper Star-Tribune
NEW YORK (AP) — Global activists presented 8 million petitions to the U.N. disarmament chief on Sunday demanding a world free of nuclear weapons, kicking off a conference by world powers to review progress toward eventually achieving total disarmament.
Cards ace Wainwright on 15-day DL, could be out much longer - Casper Star-Tribune
St. Louis Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright is out at least 15 days because of an injury to his Achilles and left ankle. It could be longer, much longer — possibly even for the whole season. Hurt while batting Saturday night in Milwaukee, Wainwright was ...
Israel says airstrike on Syrian border targeted militants - Casper Star-Tribune
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's military said Sunday it launched an airstrike on its border with Syria after spotting militants carrying a bomb in the Israeli-held Golan Heights. The military said it carried out the strike after troops saw "a group of armed ...
Winehouse family criticizes 'misleading' movie about singer - Casper Star-Tribune
LONDON (AP) — The family of Amy Winehouse has criticized a documentary about the late singer that is due to have its premiere at next month's Cannes Film Festival. A statement issued Sunday by family spokesman Chris Goodman said director Asif Kapadia's ...
Memphis G Conley to miss Game 4 in Portland - Casper Star-Tribune
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Memphis guard Mike Conley will not play Monday night in Game 4 of the Grizzlies' playoff series with the Portland Trail Blazers because of a facial injury. The team said Sunday that Conley was returning to Memphis for additional ...
Newgarden claims first IndyCar Series win not far from home - Casper Star-Tribune
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Josef Newgarden held off a hard-charging Graham Rahal on Sunday in the Indy Grand Prix of Alabama for his first IndyCar Series victory. Newgarden got his milestone win at Barber Motorsports Park a few hours from his hometown of ...
Facing potential bankruptcy, Escalera Resources pulls out of planned Wyoming GTL plant - Casper Star-Tribune
A Colorado oil and gas company has backed out of a deal to provide fuel to a proposed $1.8 billion gas-to-liquid plant in Cheyenne, saying a decrease in natural gas prices threatens its ability to stay in business. Escalera Resources announced last year it ...
Cheyenne students build house for class - Casper Star-Tribune
CHEYENNE – September was the starting point for two separate paths that didn't cross until Thursday. At the time, Annie Waldron applied to be a first-time homeowner through Habitat for Humanity of Laramie County. “I thought I had missed the deadline.
Clinton Foundation admits missteps in donor disclosure - Casper Star-Tribune
WASHINGTON (AP) — The acting chief executive of the Clinton Foundation is acknowledging the global philanthropy made mistakes in how it disclosed its donors. In a blog posting Sunday, Maura Pally defended the foundation's work and reaffirmed its ...
Marlins beat Nationals 6-2 to complete 3-game sweep - Casper Star-Tribune
A 100-day project by the Casper Star-Tribune, featuring our 100 favorite, most meaningful and memorable objects in the state. A state senator angered over recent actions by the Nebraska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission has proposed a legislative study ...