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People Of Coal-Rich Northern Cheyenne Torn Between Jobs And Sacred Culture.

Despite high unemployment and poverty, the tribe has never touched the billions of tons of coal underneath its land. But new opportunities from the Trump administration could change that.

- NPR - US

A deadly supervolcano lies under Yellowstone — here's what would happen if it erupted.

Flickr / Howard Ignatius Yellowstone National Park is best known for its Old Faithful geyser and its stunning wildlife. But the national park also sits atop a supervolcano, simmering just under the surface. You can see some of the evidence of its active state in the hydrothermal activity that bubbles up, including Old ...

- Business Insider - US

People Of Coal-Rich Northern Cheyenne Torn Between Jobs and Sacred Culture.

Despite high unemployment and poverty, the tribe has never touched the billions of tons of coal underneath its land. But new opportunities from the Trump administration could change that.

- NPR - US

Conservationists and tribes denounce U.S. plan to remove Yellowstone grizzly bears from endangered species list.

The grizzly bear in Yellowstone National Park has been protected by the federal government for more than four decades. That will begin to change next week. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke this week said the agency intends to remove grizzlies living in the Yellowstone area from Endangered Species...

- Los Angeles Times - US

Trump Administration to Strip Yellowstone Grizzlies of Endangered Species Protection.

Center for Biological DiversityThe Trump administration today announced plans to strip all Endangered Species Act protections from Yellowstone's grizzly bears, paving the way for trophy hunting in Wyoming, Montana and Idaho. 

- Common Dreams - US

Elusive mountain lion feeds on kill and nurtures cubs in VR.

Paradise Valley, Montana is around 60 miles north of Yellowstone National Park. The area offers sweeping views of the Absaroka and Gallatin mountain ranges and abundant access to outdoor activities. For many people, it's a coveted vacation spot.

- USA TODAY - US

Yellowstone grizzly: Endangered or not?.

The Yellowstone grizzlies are about to be taken off the endangered species list - after they were first added more than 40 years ago.

- BBC - UK

Yellowstone grizzlies are losing endangered species protection — here's why they're still not safe from extinction.

REUTERS/Jim Urquhart The Interior Department plans to remove the federal protections that the Yellowstone grizzly bear has had under the Endangered Species Act for the last 42 years, officials announced on June 22. In 1975, there were as few as 136 Yellowstone grizzly bears; there are now approximately 700. "As a kid who ...

- Business Insider - US

Yellowstone Grizzlies Lose Endangered Status.

Yellowstone grizzly bears were stripped of their endangered status by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

- Livescience.com - US

Luke Grimes Starring in 'Yellowstone' With Kevin Costner .

Luke Grimes will star opposite Kevin Costner in “Yellowstone,” Variety has learned. The Paramount Network show is set in the largest contiguous ranch in the United States, which, despite its size, finds its borders threatened by land developers, an Indian reservation, and America's first national park. Costner ...

- Variety - US

Infant drowns in bathtub while mother was on Facebook.

An eight-month-old baby drowned in a bathtub while her mother was busy texting on Facebook, US media reports said.Cheyenne Summer Stuckey, 21, told investigators that she put her daughter Zayla Hernandez in the tub in their home in Texas and left her unsupervised with the water running "for only a couple minutes".She said ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Trump declares he doesn't have Comey recordings; Yellowstone grizzly bears to lose protections

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday.

- Times-Picayune - US

Over 2,500 people attend funeral of Otto Warmbier who was jailed in North Korea for months

Warmbier's funeral service was held at a high school in Wyoming, Ohio, from where the 22-year-old completed his schooling.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Mum on Facebook while baby drowned in bathtub

Authorities in Texas say a woman was chatting on Facebook Messenger last week while her eight-month-old daughter drowned in a bathtub, where she had been left unattended and forgotten.Cheyenne Stuckey, of Azle, Texas, was booked...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

US Officials to Lift Yellowstone Grizzly Bear Protections

Protections that have been in place for more than 40 years for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park area will be lifted this summer after US government officials ruled Thursday that the population is no longer threatened, the AP reports. Grizzlies in all US states except Alaska have been...

- Newser - US

Yellowstone Grizzly Bear Removed From Endangered Species List

The Interior Department has announced that it will end federal protections for the Yellowstone grizzly bear.

- NPR - US

After 42 Years, Yellowstone Grizzly Will Be Taken Off Endangered Species List

Citing a population rebound, the Interior Department has announced plans to strip the bear of federal protection. But some groups are skeptical, and they've signaled they're prepared to resist.

- NPR - US

US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections

HELENA, Mont. — Protections that have been in place for more than 40 years for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park area will be lifted this summer after U.S. government officials ruled Thursday that the population is no…

- Billings Gazette - US

Grizzly Bears to Come Off Endangered List

The Trump administration said it would remove endangered species protections for the Yellowstone grizzly bear, in a move initiated by the Obama administration after numbers of the West's largest land predator rebounded sharply over the past four decades.

- Wall Street Journal - US

Yellowstone grizzly bears to lose Endangered Species protection

SALMON, Idaho - Grizzly bears in and around Yellowstone National Park will be stripped of Endangered Species Act safeguards this summer, U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke announced on Thursday in a move conservation groups vowed to challenge in court.

- Reuters - US

Yellowstone Grizzly Bear to Lose Endangered Species Protection

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke announced on Thursday that the bear, which has been on the endangered species list since 1975, was thriving in the region.

- New York Times - US

US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections

- Townhall.com - US

Yellowstone grizzly bears deemed no longer threatened so U.S. to lift protections

Protections that have been in place for more than 40 years for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park area will be lifted this summer ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Yellowstone grizzly bears to lose protections after 42 years on the Endangered Species list

About 700 grizzly bears that roam the Yellowstone National Park area will soon lose the protections they have had under the Endangered Species Act for more than 40 years, the US Interior Department says. 

- Stuff - NZ

Hometown mourners remember Otto Warmbier

Hundreds turned out in Wyoming, Ohio to say goodbye to North Korean detainee Otto Warmbier, who died shortly after he was returned to the U.S. in a coma.         

- USA TODAY - US

Yellowstone grizzly bears can now be hunted

The decision by President Donald Trump's administration to remove the Yellowstone grizzly bear from the list of endangered species has been called a gift to trophy hunting' by conservation groups. Related: Killing of famed Yellowstone grizzly intensifies protection debate The bear has enjoyed prote...

- The Raw Story - US

Yellowstone grizzly bears to lose protections after 42 years on the Endangered Species list

The change, which is set to take effect next month, is a sign of the major comeback by the Yellowstone bears.

- Times-Picayune - US

US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections

Protections that have been in place for more than 40 years for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park area will be...

- Deseret News - US

U.S. to remove Yellowstone grizzly bears from 'endangered' list

For the first time in more than 40 years, grizzly bears in Yellowstone National Park are leaving the federal government's endangered species list.

- UPI - US

Yellowstone grizzly bears to be removed from endangered species list

Protections that have been in place for more than 40 years for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park area will be lifted this summer after U.S. government officials ruled Thursday that the population is no longer threatened. Grizzlies in all continental U.S. states except Alaska have been...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

'Let's bring it in': Otto Warmbier's family and friends celebrate his life at memorial

Families wearing blue and white Wyoming Cowboys T-shirts, holding homemade cardboard signs and dogs on leashes and American flags, waited by the edge of the main street for Otto Warmbier's funeral procession to drive by. As the memorial at the town's high school, attended by thousands, ended, people...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Mourners remember U.S. student held prisoner by North Korea

Thousands of friends and family members gathered in suburban Cincinnati on Thursday to say goodbye to an American student who died days after returning to the United States in a coma following 17 months in captivity in North Korea. Otto Warmbier, 22, was arrested in the reclusive communist country while visiting as a ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Mourners gather for funeral of student detained in N Korea

WYOMING, Ohio — Hundreds of mourners are celebrating the life of an American college student who was detained in North Korea for over a year and died shortly after being returned home to Ohio in a coma.

- Billings Gazette - US

Mourners in Ohio remember U.S. student held prisoner by North Korea

Thousands of friends and family members gathered in suburban Cincinnati on Thursday to say goodbye to an American student who died days after being returned to the United States in a coma following 17 months in captivity in North Korea. Otto Warmbier, 22, was arrested in the reclusive communist country while visiting as a ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Mourners in Ohio remember U.S. student held prisoner by North Korea

WYOMING, Ohio - Thousands of friends and family members gathered in suburban Cincinnati on Thursday to say goodbye to an American student who died days after being returned to the United States in a coma following 17 months in captivity in North Korea.

- Reuters - US

Mourners in Ohio remember U.S. student held prisoner by North Korea

Friends and family members will gather in Ohio on Thursday to say goodbye to an American student who died days after being returned to the United States in a coma following 17 months in captivity in North Korea. Otto Warmbier, 22, was arrested in the reclusive communist country while visiting as a tourist. A public memorial ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Mourners in Ohio remember U.S. student held prisoner by North Korea

WYOMING, Ohio - Friends and family members will gather in Ohio on Thursday to say goodbye to an American student who died days after being returned to the United States in a coma following 17 months in captivity in North Korea.

- Reuters - US

464 earthquakes in one week hit much feared Yellowstone 'supervolcano'

Hundreds of earthquakes have hit Yellowstone National Park in the space of a week, according to experts.A total of 464 quakes have been recorded over the past week at Yellowstone, which sits above one of the world's most dangerous...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

US Senators Worry About Rush Over Healthcare Bill Ahead of Release

U.S. senators expressed concern on Wednesday about a plan to overhaul the U.S. healthcare system, fearing a rush to consider the major legislation as Republican leaders prepare to unveil it. The healthcare bill will be released to the Republican Senate Conference on Thursday at 9:30 a.m. EDT and posted online, Senators John ...

- Voice of America - US

Final farewell for US student detained by North Korea

WYOMING, Ohio — The life of a 22-year-old college student who died this week after being detained for nearly a year and a half in North Korea will be celebrated in an Ohio hometown still stunned by his loss.

- Billings Gazette - US

464 earthquakes in one week hit much feared Yellowstone 'supervolcano'

The supervolcano at Yellowstone National Park has been hit with more than 400 earthquakes since June 12. Researchers say it's nothing to be alarmed about, though.

- FOX News - US

Valedictorian kicked off stage for unapproved speech got to finish it on Jimmy Kimmel

A Pennsylvania high school principal's decision to switch the mic off on a valedictorian's unapproved speech has, surely, by now, earned a place in the annals of disciplinary decisions that backfired terribly. Peter Butera's classmates at Wyoming Area Secondary Center began cheering Friday's graduation...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Oil to keep flowing in Dakota line while legal battle continues

Oil will continue to flow through the Dakota Access Pipeline through the summer while authorities conduct additional review of the environmental impact, after a judge on Wednesday ordered more hearings in coming months. Last week, U.S. District Court Judge James Boasberg in Washington ruled in favor of Standing Rock Sioux ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Watch: Valedictorian criticizes school staff at graduation speech

This is Peter Butera, the valedictorian and class president of Wyoming Area High School , began to criticize the school staff during his graduation speech.         

- USA TODAY - US

A valedictorian went rogue in his final speech. His Pennsylvania high school tried to shut him down.

Peter Butera, class president for the entirety of his life as a high school student - all four often-frustrating years of it - took the stage at Friday's graduation ceremony after the recital of the class poem, which had offended no one. When the principal of Wyoming Area Secondary Center in Exeter,...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Valedictorian gets second chance to finish speech on 'Jimmy Kimmel'

High school valedictorian and class president Peter Butera was cut off mid-speech during his graduation over the weekend, and Jimmy Kimmel was one of the many people who didn't like that. After Butera went off-script and criticized what he considers to be an overly authoritative administration at Wyoming Area High School, ...

- Mashable! - US

Friend remembers North Korean detainee who died

North Korean detainee Otto Warmbier died less than a week after coming back to his hometown in Ohio. Jay Klein, Warmbier's soccer teammate when Otto was a senior at Wyoming High School, says he cherishes the time they spent together.         

- USA TODAY - US

Restored Wyoming Capitol room marks historic threshold

A recent development in the Wyoming Capitol Square Project will allow people to step into a room restored to reflect what it was like when Wyoming's constitution was written. That … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

AP and Its 'Experts' Can't 'Make Sense of' North Korea's Mistreatment of Otto Warmbier

Otto Warmbier, the 22-year-old student from Wyoming, Ohio and the University of Virginia who was returned to his family in a coma last week after being imprisoned in North Korea for over a year, died on Monday. Tuesday morning, the Associated Press and 'experts' it consulted somehow found the communist nation's treatment of ...

- NewsBusters - US

Friend Remembers North Korean Detainee Who Died

North Korean detainee Otto Warmbier died less than a week after coming back to his hometown in Ohio. Jay Klein, Warmbier's soccer teammate when Otto was a senior at Wyoming High School, says he cherishes the time they spent together.         

- USA TODAY - US

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