August 27, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
BILLINGS, Mont. Dozens of states will receive an estimated total of $110 million in mineral leasing payments from the federal government following a dispute over automatic spending cuts that drew a backlash from lawmakers in the West. Continue Reading
March 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
WASHINGTON The Senate approved legislation Wednesday to lock in $85 billion in widely decried spending cuts aimed at restraining soaring federal deficits and to avoid a government shutdown just a week away. Continue Reading
January 19, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
McLEAN, Va. (AP) One of the world’s largest file-sharing sites was shut down Thursday, and its founder and several company executives were charged with violating piracy laws, federal prosecutors said.