A recap of the Oscar Pistorius case

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A recap of the key elements in the Oscar Pistorius case as the double-amputee Olympian returns to court Tuesday for a he…

Former US attorney announces Senate bid

ANKENY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Republican Matt Whitaker is officially announcing his plans to run for U.S. Senate in 2014. Speaking Monday at a ne…

Motive for fatal stabbing investigated

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — The landlord of a Duluth duplex where a woman was fatally stabbed over the weekend says neither the victim nor the susp…

Minn. state economist Stinson retires

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s longtime state economist is retiring. Tom Stinson announced his retirement Monday after 26 years in the j…