Oil prices have likely already hit bottom, but it will take a year or more before they hit a comfortable range of $65 to $85 a barrel, a leading energy analyst said Tuesday in Billings.
Check out the 10 most dangerous and 10 safest states in America. Rankings were compiled by gathering each state's cities rate of violent crime per 100,000 people, which is comprised of murder, rape, aggravated assault and robbery. Information provided by lawstreetmedia.com and the FBI.
The CEO of Stillwater Mining Co. told investors Thursday that foreign competitors can’t maintain their production pace and remain profitable, which could boost Montana-mined metals.
A ranking of the top 10 most dangerous cities over 200,000. Information provided by the FBI and lawstreetmedia.com.
Stillwater Mining Co. imposed Tuesday a new contract for 900 union miners at its main Nye mine and Columbus smelter, though a federal board is considering a union complaint against the company.
In a shallow pond along the shore of Yellowstone Lake this bull moose fed on the abundant sedges and forbs.
The many costs of planning a vacation will put a stress on most people’s finances, but where you actually choose to go can be what really makes or breaks your travel budget. From arranging airfare to booking a hotel room to dining out on the town, these expenses can quickly rack up, especial…
Anyone who’s come back from a Sin City vacation with significantly lighter pockets has only themselves to blame; it’s the No. 1 best vacation city on our list. The place is just crawling with deals, like inexpensive buffets, hotel and show packages, and more. Plus, most airports offer multip…
Montana and Wyoming sugar beet farmers should benefit from a newly resolved trade dispute between the United States and Mexico, according to an industry official.
Effective Friday and for 18 months, Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone have been designated Temporary Protected Status due to the outbreak of Ebola virus disease in West Africa.
When customers use credit cards at shops in Europe or Australia, they insert a card in a reader and enter a PIN. There’s no swiping and signing as in U.S. card transactions.
WASHINGTON — As fighters from the Islamic State surge toward control of Anbar Province in western Iraq and the border town of Kobane in Syria, U.S. commanders and diplomats are signaling that the U.S. must expand its military operations before the extremists control even more territory.
So far, there is only one reported case of a person infected with Ebola flying undetected from West Africa to the United States. So far, only one person who had contact with the infected traveler has contracted the deadly virus.
Rocky Mountain College volleyball star Yang Yang has adapted to life in Montana pretty well, with maybe one exception.
The number of Montanans experiencing poverty increased by more than 11,000 people last year when compared to 2012, which translates into thousands of residents having inadequate access to health care, according to public health officials.
The Ebola epidemic threatens thousands of lives along with the economies of nations in Africa and beyond.
WASHINGTON — The United States last declared war many wars ago, on June 5, 1942, when, to clarify legal ambiguities during a world conflagration, it declared war on Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria. Today’s issue is not whether to declare war but only whether the president should even seek cong…
In a Billings Gazette guest opinion in September 2003, I compared the prices of a three-month supply of the 30 most popular patented prescription drugs from the Billings Costco pharmacy with a Canadian pharmacy. The Canadian prices were 48 percent lower.
WASHINGTON — Over the last decade, Americans' views on foreign policy have swung sharply from support for intervention to a profound mistrust of any military engagement overseas. Over the same period, political debates on foreign affairs have been bitter and polarized, defined by the questio…
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