Futures slide on consumer data

NEW YORK (AP) — Stock futures slumped on the final trading day of May, with new data showing that consumers pulled back from their breakneck…

5 dead in tornado in Oklahoma City area

Y CITY, Ark. (AP) — Forecasters warned that large hail and more tornadoes could strafe parts of Oklahoma, Arkansas and Missouri on Friday, a…

Mining opponents open shop in Ely

ELY, Minn. (AP) — Opponents of a planned copper nickel mine are setting up shop in the tourist community of Ely this weekend, hoping to brin…