US govt uses drone-fired peanut butter pellets to save endangered Ferrets

US govt uses drone-fired peanut butter pellets to save endangered Ferrets

The population of both ferrets and prairie dogs suffered major decline due to disease, shooting and habitat loss.

Jul 18, 2016, 19:42 PM IST

Wildfires rage in US Northwest, army and foreign crews called in

US crews battling a flurry of wildfires raging unchecked across the Pacific Northwest contended with high winds on Thursday, a day after three firefighters were killed and four others were injured in Washington state.

Aug 21, 2015, 10:21 AM IST

Indian-American hotelier pays USD 180,000 to settle lawsuit

An Indian-American hotelier has agreed to pay more than USD 180,000 to 200 current and former workers at his 15 hotels in North Dakota, Montana and Minnesota to settle a federal lawsuit against him.

Jul 23, 2015, 12:41 PM IST

Small plane with three on board missing in Washington state

 Rescue workers in Washington state said they would continue searching Monday for a small plane carrying three people that disappeared after takeoff from neighboring Montana. 

Jul 13, 2015, 11:47 AM IST

Watch: Black bears chasing away tourists in Montana

Tourists who were trying to capture the beauty of black bears in US' Montana were chased away by the latter.

May 11, 2015, 18:25 PM IST

Legislation to ban yoga pants defeated in US' Montana state

 Much to the cheer of large yoga practitioners in the US, the Western state of Montana has defeated a legislation by a Republican lawmaker proposing to ban all tight fitting clothing, particularly yoga pants.

Feb 13, 2015, 19:28 PM IST

`Eagle-face` was oldest horned dinosaur in US: Study

Paleontologists working in Montana have unearthed a skull from the oldest horned dinosaur in North America, and it was as small as a crow, said a study out Wednesday.

Dec 11, 2014, 01:55 AM IST

17 US states sue to block Obama's order on immigration

A coalition of 17 US states led by Texas have filed a federal lawsuit aiming to block implementation of President Barack Obama`s executive order shielding some five million undocumented immigrants from deportation.

Dec 04, 2014, 12:36 PM IST

US court lifts gay wedding bans in five more states

A US federal court swept away bans on same-sex marriage in five more US states, bringing the number where gay weddings are permissible, or soon will be, to 35.

Oct 08, 2014, 12:30 PM IST

Blast at Bulgaria's explosives factory kills many

At least 10 people are feared to have been killed in a blast that occurred in an explosives plant of northwestern Bulgaria, as per reports on Wednesday.

Oct 02, 2014, 05:18 AM IST

World's oldest clown dies at 98 in Montana

Floyd "Creeky" Creekmore, a former Montana rancher who held the record as the world's oldest performing clown, has died at age 98, his son has said.

Oct 01, 2014, 07:38 AM IST

US says 92 nuclear officers tied to cheating scandal

The US Air Force said that 92 nuclear missile officers are now implicated in a widening scandal over cheating on exams and have been suspended from their duties.

Jan 31, 2014, 03:23 AM IST

Dueling dinosaur fossils fail to sell at New York auction

Fossils of two dinosaurs locked in a death match failed to sell at auction on Tuesday despite predictions they would fetch a record $9 million.

Nov 20, 2013, 15:14 PM IST

Fossil found in US could help unravel mysterious dinosaur riddle

A fossil featuring two dinosaurs, one a top predator and the other a massive three-horned plant eater, could help unravel a mystery about a new type of dinosaurs.

Sep 10, 2013, 21:34 PM IST

Fossil of dueling dinosaurs to be auctioned

A well-preserved fossil of two dinosaurs locked in a prehistoric death match is expected to fetch between USD 7 to USD 9 million when it goes under the hammer later this year.

Aug 01, 2013, 20:13 PM IST

US man incorrectly given death diagnosis awarded USD 59k

Montana man, who thought he would be dead within 6 months after being incorrectly diagnosed with brain cancer, has been awarded 59,820 dollars for the grief and stress it caused him and his family.

May 11, 2013, 16:41 PM IST

Mila Kunis dreams of moving to Montana

Mila Kunis has grown tired of her hectic life in California and dreams of moving to a quiet state like Montana.

Feb 22, 2013, 08:40 AM IST

Laurence Fishburne cuts ties with daughter

Actor Laurence Fishburne has reportedly cut ties with his daughter Montana after she decided to step into the adult movie market.

Aug 18, 2010, 08:52 AM IST

Ancient bison kill site uncovered in Montana

Researchers have uncovered a vast former hunting complex where bison were stampeded over a cliff at least 1,000 years ago.

Aug 10, 2010, 10:10 AM IST

Montana says she always wanted to be a porn star

Montana has spoken out about her decision to become a porn star, insisting that she has always wanted to be one.

Aug 06, 2010, 18:24 PM IST