Why gold is making a comeback

Gold is having a summer revival. The price of gold touched $1,420 an ounce this week, a three-and-a-half month high, as escalating tensions …

Country bedrock band Alabama returns

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Put the members of Alabama in the same room together and very quickly the jokes start and the laughs roll. Randy Owe…

US names temporary envoy to Egypt

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday tapped a career diplomat to temporarily replace the outgoing U.S. ambassador to Eg…

Minnesota suicide rate edges upward

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota health officials say the state’s suicide rate is inching upward. The rate rose to 12.4 per 100,000 people i…