Official: Snowden wants Russian asylum

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian parliament member who was among the figures meeting with Edward Snowden says the NSA leaker plans to seek asylum in …

Old limestone plant closes in Mankato

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — A 125-year-old limestone plant is closing in Mankato. Kasota Stone owner Robert Coughlan says they’ve probably kept th…

UK broadcaster Alan Whicker dies at 87

LONDON (AP) — Veteran British broadcaster Alan Whicker, known for his globe-spanning travel shows over a career spanning 60 years, has died.…