CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A report commissioned by the Wyoming Legislature identified ways the state could save up to $227 million in each two-year budget cycle, but implementing the recommendations would cost about $17 million.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new report is highlighting growing concerns that farm foreclosures will be the greatest challenge to rural banks in parts of 10 Plains and Midwestern states over the next five years.

DENVER (AP) — FBI and local authorities say they recovered 17 children in Colorado and Wyoming as part of a national operation that recovered 84 children and teenagers who were being sexually exploited across the country.