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Local News

The Federal Aviation Administration estimates there will be 600,000 commercial drone aircraft operating in the United State within the year as the result of new safety rules that opened the skies to them on Monday.
As of last week, several counties in our area have reached Severe Drought Status. KULR-8 spoke with a local landscaping company for best practices on how you can conserve water while still taking care of your yard. 
UPDATE: The Big Horn County, Montana coroner releases the name of the 12-year-old who died south of Hardin over the weekend. Coroner Terry Bullis says she is 12-year-old Courtney Little Nest of Hardin.
A 9-week-old baby is airlifted to Denver Children's Hospital with serious head trauma. Billings police say they were called to Billings Clinic ER just before 2:00 Saturday morning for a report of an infant with serious head trauma. They say after a lengthy investigation and several interviews a man was arrested and charged with assaulting the infant.
The indefinite closure of Montana's Yellowstone River due to a major fish kill is raising worries about lasting impacts to the region's lucrative outdoors industry.

Politico

The high-powered couple had been 'estranged' for about a year, a person close to Abedin said.
He couldn’t fire people every day—and he’d actually have to master the details. Boring!
Could hacks of Arizona’s and Illinois’ voter databases be part of a Russian attempt to meddle in the U.S. election?
With recreational marijuana on the ballot, some worry that big business will transform the way pot is grown, distributed and sold.
The California Republican will be Clinton's first aisle-crossing supporter to go on the trail for her.

News

Business News

American Airlines President J. Scott Kirby will leave the company and take the same role at United Continental, the companies said Monday.
Energy stocks with Colorado oil and gas exposure are rallying following news anti-frackers failed in a ballot effort.
The drought is easing in parts of California, and this year's almond harvest looks to be a record haul.
Mondelez said on Monday that it has ended discussions with Hershey about a possible combination of the two companies.
HSBC exec said not guilty to charges that he helped in a fraudulent scheme to front-run a currency transaction by one of the bank's clients.

Montana News

Sports News

Chargers, Bosa finally end contract stalemate
Harbaugh: 'I don't respect' Kaepernick's actions
San Fran police union president rips Kaepernick
Vote: Should Colin Kaepernick stand for the national anthem?
Drew Brees 'wholeheartedly' disagrees with Colin Kaepernick's method of protest

Ag News

California lawmakers have approved legislation to apply the same overtime laws to people who sow and harvest food as those who pack it and work in other industries.
Farmers and farm-related businesses in 29 north Mississippi counties are eligible for low-interest loans and other aid, after the U.S. Department of Agriculture declared them drought disaster areas this month.
El Nino reversal, La Nina, could bring regional flooding, while parts of southern Africa may experience below-normal rains.