DALLAS CENTER, Iowa (AP) — The Dallas Center council has approved closing some streets so a local bar can host a dwarf wrestling show… More »
MASON CITY, Iowa (AP) — A Mason City man who says he was using his lawn mower to chase a gopher has been told… More »
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton and the members of a Minnesota trade delegation are headed to Sweden for the first stop… More »
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Longtime soap opera actress Maxine Stuart has died at age 94. She had regular roles on “The Young and the Restless” and “The Edge of Night.”
Her daughter, Chris Ann Maxwell, tells the Los
ALTURAS, Calif. (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service says a smokejumper has been killed while fighting one of dozens of lightning-sparked fires in northeast California.
Luke Sheehy, of Susanville, was fatally injured by part of a falling tree
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African’s defense minister says 93 of its soldiers are being disciplined for offenses committed during a United Nations mission in Congo and four of them already have been discharged for sexual misconduct.
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — The Palestinian official who this week took charge of the West Bank economic policy acknowledges that he has no radical new solutions for old problems, including a crippling budget deficit and Israeli restrictions
LONDON (AP) — Britain will start regulating electronic cigarettes and other products containing nicotine as medicines, according to the country’s top regulator.
In a statement on Wednesday, the Medicines and Health Regulatory Agency said it would treat e-cigarettes
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Protecting Minnesota’s elderly residents from abuse is the aim of a new public awareness campaign to help people spot such abuse… More »
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Power has been restored to most buildings in downtown Des Moines following underground explosions that blew manhole covers off… More »