Minority residents target zoning rules in civil rights claim

A historic marker in Martineztown, one of Albuquerque's oldest and most historic neighborhoods, sits in front of a park on Wednesday, April 11, 2018. Some residents say zoning laws in New Mexico's largest city are discriminatory and leading to the erosion of Martineztown. Residents are asking federal housing authorities to launch an investigation. (AP Photo/ Russell Contreras)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Zoning laws in New Mexico’s largest city are discriminatory and leading to the erosion of one of the oldest and most historic neighborhoods in Albuquerque, a group of residents alleged Wednesday as they asked federal housing authorities to launch an investigation.

Former U2 stage to be centerpiece of Utah aquarium

FILE- In this July 18, 2009 file photo, U2 with singer Bono, seen on the TV screen, perform during their 360 degree Tour at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin, Germany. The former stage centerpiece of rock band U2's international tour, a 165-foot tall spider-like structure, has found a new home as the backdrop for an aquarium expansion in suburban Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Gero Breloer, File)

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — It toured the world for two years with rock behemoths U2, towering above the band through 30 countries and before a combined audience of 7.2 million people.

Romney uses $1M from presidential bid for Senate campaign

FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2018, file photo, former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney smiles as he greets students at Utah Valley University in Orem, Utah. Romney says he's more conservative than President Donald Trump on immigration. Romney, who is seeking a Utah Senate seat held by Republican Orrin Hatch, said at an event in Provo, Utah, Monday, March 26, 2018, that he is "probably more of a hawk on immigration than even the President." (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Mitt Romney’s bid for the U.S. Senate in Utah is getting a big financial boost from leftover funds from his past two unsuccessful bids for president.

Rare Death Valley wildflower no longer endangered

This Nov. 17, 2013, photo provided by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service shows the Eureka Valley evening primrose. Federal officials say the rare desert wildflower that only grows in California's Death Valley National Park is no longer endangered. (Erin Nordin/USFWS via AP)

DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — Federal officials say a rare desert wildflower that only grows in Death Valley National Park is no longer endangered.

Library offering seeds for visitors to check out

In this March 30, 2018 photo, Suzanne "Suzi" Catharine, the Livingston-Park County Public Library's outreach services librarian, inspects packets in the new seed library, in Livingston, Mont. Seed libraries encourage local food production, plant diversity and the promulgation of seeds that do well in a particular environment. (Liz Kearney/Livingston Enterprise via AP)

LIVINGSTON, Mont. (AP) — You could say that seed libraries are sprouting up all over.

New rules have MT marijuana providers testing, labeling

FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2017 file photo John Salazar fills an order for a patient at Spark1, a medical marijuana provider in Bozeman, Mont. Medical marijuana providers in Montana will start testing, labeling and tracking their products with new state regulations taking effect on Tuesday, April 10, 2018. The new rules lay out how the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services will regulate the medical marijuana industry from seed to sale. (Rachel Leathe /Bozeman Daily Chronicle via AP,File)

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Medical marijuana providers in Montana will start testing, labeling and tracking their products as new rules take effect Tuesday for state officials to keep close tabs on pot plants from seedlings until they’re sold.

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