Minnesota State Fair braces for heat wave

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota State Fair officials and fairgoers are bracing for what could be the hottest stretch of weather at th…

White Sox bench coach Parent ejected

CHICAGO (AP) — White Sox bench coach Mark Parent was ejected from Sunday’s game against the Texas Rangers. Parent was tossed during the preg…

Train hits and kills Eveleth man

MOUNTAIN IRON, Minn. (AP) — A 38-year-old Eveleth man is dead after officials say he was hit by a train in northeastern Minnesota. The Saint…

Israel pushes forth with settlement plans

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Jerusalem municipality says it is moving forward with the construction of 1,500 apartments in east Jerusalem. City spok…

Iran welcomes Omani sultan

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran welcomed the leader of neighboring Oman Sunday in a visit that has raised hopes that Omani mediation could help eas…