It was raining again in Colorado Sunday, adding to flooding and making search and rescue operations difficult. Federal teams have joined state and local efforts, and FEMA administrator Craig Fugate goes to Colorado Monday.
Used by a Native American hunter some 10,000 years ago, the atlatl dart was discovered in a melting patch of ice high in the Rocky Mountains.
The bill, which is being called the most sweeping land protection law in a quarter century, would set aside more than 2 million acres of desert and forest in nine states.
The Interior Department considers a proposal to lift a 25-year ban on concealed weapons in national parks.