US sanctions another NKorean bank

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Treasury is sanctioning a North Korean bank and its China-based representative in the latest step to disrupt Pyon…

South Africa: Mandela improved overnight

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nelson Mandela’s health improved overnight and although his condition remains critical it is now stable, the South Afric…

South Africa: Mandela improved overnight

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nelson Mandela’s health improved overnight and although his condition remains critical it is now stable, the South Afric…

Target cuts ties with Paula Deen

NEW YORK (AP) — Target Corp. is announcing Thursday that it is ending its relationship with celebrity cook Paula Deen as fallout builds from…

US Senate advances immigration bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate stood poised Thursday to approve immigration legislation opening the door to U.S. citizenship to millions and p…

Flood damage grows in Houston County

WINONA, Minn. (AP) — Flooding has caused nearly $5.8 million in damages in Houston County. Houston and Fillmore counties have declared a sta…