Official: Snowden wants Russian asylum

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian parliament member who was among the figures meeting with Edward Snowden says the NSA leaker plans to seek asylum in …

Happy Hour | Watermelon Basil Bramble

This summer fruit cocktail takes farm-to-table to the next level. Fresh watermelon and basil create a unique flavor that smells and tastes t…

H(o)ppy Hour | How fresh is your beer?

Bad beer happens. Sometimes it’s because you don’t like the style, but sometimes it’s because your beer is past its prime. Think “skunked.”

Old limestone plant closes in Mankato

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — A 125-year-old limestone plant is closing in Mankato. Kasota Stone owner Robert Coughlan says they’ve probably kept th…

UK broadcaster Alan Whicker dies at 87

LONDON (AP) — Veteran British broadcaster Alan Whicker, known for his globe-spanning travel shows over a career spanning 60 years, has died.…