Mobile museum brings art to far-flung Wyo. communities

In a April 11, 2018 photo, Teddi Freedman, outreach coordinator for the the University of Wyoming College of Engineering, pushes a box of art pieces into the the Ann Simpson Artmobile after a visit to Wright Elementary School in Wright, Wyo. (Josh Galemore, Casper Star-Tribune via AP)

WRIGHT, Wyo. (AP) — It takes about 90 minutes to drive from Cottonwood Elementary School to the closest art museum.

Tons of legal marijuana leave regulators awash in data

In this Feb. 27, 2018, photo, Anthony Uribes processes a marijuana plant with an attached tracking label at Avitas marijuana production facility in Salem, Ore. The cannabis tracking system used by Avitas, a marijuana company with a production facility in Salem, is the backbone of Oregon's regulatory system to ensure businesses with marijuana licenses obey the rules and don’t divert their product into the black market. (AP Photo/Andrew Selsky)

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — To the beat of electronic dance music, men and women inside a slate-gray building harvested marijuana plants festooned with radio-frequency identification tags. In another room, an employee entered the tag numbers into a government database.

Interior Department proposes bighorn sheep protections

** FILE ** A pair of Bighorn sheep feed just outside of Yellowstone National Park near Gardiner, Mont., in this Jan. 24, 2004, file photo. Federal mineral leasing has drastically increased under Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, but the former Montana congressman has set aside one swath of Wyoming for the good of bighorn sheep. Zinke’s office recently announced plans to renew a mineral withdrawal of 1,431 acres of winter range used by the struggling Whiskey Mountain Bighorn Sheep Herd. (AP Photo/The Bozeman Chronicle, Erik Petersen, file)

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Federal mineral leasing has drastically increased under Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, but the former Montana congressman has set aside one swath of Wyoming for the good of bighorn sheep.

Las Vegas has fallen in love with Golden Knights

In this May 2, 2018, photo, Mike McMahon clamors for a free shirt as he watches a second-round playoff series hockey game at a Vegas Golden Knights watch party outside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The expansion Golden Knights, Las Vegas' first major sports franchise, have taken the league and their hometown by storm in their first season. (AP Photo/John Locher)

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Golden Knights’ gold-and-grey-on-black helmets are everywhere.

Fatal attack on interracial couple heads to trial

This undated photo provided by the Arizona Department of Corrections shows Travis Ricci. Ricci, who authorities said was a member of a white supremacist group, is being tried in Phoenix on a murder charge in a woman's 2009 shooting death. Prosecutors say the woman, who was white, was killed because Ricci was upset that she was dating a black man. Ricci is currently serving a 22-year prison sentence in an unrelated case for aggravated assault and misconduct involving weapons. (Arizona Department of Corrections via AP)

PHOENIX (AP) — An interracial couple was walking near a Phoenix park when authorities say a shirtless neo-Nazi began angrily yelling a racial slur and harassing the black man in the couple over dating a white woman.

Cloud computing, AI on Microsoft agenda

File-This Nov. 29, 2017, file photo shows Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella speaking at the annual Microsoft shareholders meeting in Bellevue, Wash. Microsoft’s annual Build conference for software development kicks off on Monday, May 7, 2018, giving the company an opportunity to make announcements about its computing platforms or services. The three-day event features sessions on cloud computing, artificial intelligence, internet-connected devices and virtual reality. Nadella will speak to more than 6,000 people who’ve registered to attend. Most are developers who build apps for Microsoft’s products.(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)

SEATTLE (AP) — Microsoft’s annual Build conference for software developers kicks off on Monday, giving the company an opportunity to offer updates on its computing platforms and services.

Utility tries to end multi-state Colorado River feud

FILE - In this April 14, 2013, file photo, hikers make their way along the banks of the Colorado River near Willow Beach, Ariz. Arizona's largest water provider tried to defuse a multi-state dispute over the Colorado River on Tuesday, May 1, 2018, saying it regretted the belligerent-sounding words it used to describe its management strategy for the critical but over-used waterway. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)

DENVER (AP) — Arizona’s largest water provider tried Tuesday to defuse a multi-state dispute over the Colorado River, saying it regretted the belligerent-sounding words it used to describe its management strategy for the critical, over-used waterway.

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