HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Hunters and trappers who kill wolves in Montana could be reimbursed for their expenses by private groups under a proposal advanced by state lawmakers Monday that critics said is akin to the bounties that nearly exterminated the predators last century.

SEATTLE (AP) _ NanoString Technologies Inc. (NSTG) on Monday reported a fourth-quarter loss of $23 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle public teachers’ union has filed unfair labor practice complaints against the city school district over actions it took to try to return some students to classrooms during the COVID-19 pandemic.