Class war in the American west: the rich landowners blocking access to public lands

Private landowners present a rising threat to the millions of acres set aside for public use by blocking access to public lands The Diamond Bar X is a postcard-perfect slice of Montana solitude. A former cattle ranch that’s been parceled up into sprawling home sites, it sits not far outside Augusta, a cowboy town beneath Montana’s Rocky Mountain Front, where the Great Plains crash into majestic snow-peaked mountains to dramatic effect. The area is prime habitat for elk and grizzlies, people are...

Military Maneuvers Prompt EU Tug of War Over Development Bank

As the European Union pushes for a new role in military matters, the bloc has thrust its development bank into the center of a policy struggle that...

Berlin Film Review: ‘The Waldheim Waltz’

With Austria currently the only West European nation since World War II governed by the far right, it’s time (heck, it’s long past time) that someone...

13 killed in helicopter crash after Mexican quake

MEXICO CITY — A military helicopter carrying officials assessing damage from a powerful earthquake crashed Friday in southern Mexico, killing 13...

Man killed in motorcycle crash on Gulf Freeway

A man speeding on the Gulf Freeway was killed early Saturday when his motorcycle ran into the back of a car, according to local authorities.

Ducks making playoff push with battle against Wild

After Thursday night's games, the two teams will face each other on Saturday afternoon with one point separating them in the hunt for the...