Iowa launching Fraud Fighters program

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Insurance Division has launched a new anti-fraud program to help Iowans protect their money. The program is…

Arrest warrant issued in double homicide

GRANITE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — An arrest warrant has been issued for the former boyfriend of a Granite Falls woman who was fatally shot along w…

Hurricane Humberto forms in the Atlantic

MIAMI (AP) — Humberto (oom-BEHR’-toh) strengthened to a Category 1 hurricane far out in the Atlantic early Wednesday, becoming the first hur…

Murder defendant represents self at trial

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — A murder defendant who has fired two public defenders is representing himself in a Sixth Judicial District courtroom. T…

Moldova wants Russia to lift wine ban

CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Moldova’s prime minister has called on Russia to join in talks about reversing Moscow’s ban on imports of Moldovan …