Obama climate adviser stepping down

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s top adviser on environmental and climate issues is leaving. Heather Zichal has been advising Obam…

Sunday’s Sports Transactions

BASEBALL American Association AMARILLO SOX — Acquired LHP Dayne Quist from San Angelo (UL) for a player to be named. United League SAN ANGEL…

New $100 bills start circulating Tuesday

WASHINGTON (AP) — The new $100 bill, with an array of high-tech features designed to thwart counterfeiters, will get its coming out party on…

Curt Schilling selling items from home

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling — whose video game company collapsed into bankruptcy last year, prompti…

Jury has verdict in Minn. synthetics case

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A federal jury in Minnesota has reached a verdict in a closely watched case involving a head shop owner accused of illega…

Swift, Aldean among CMA Awards performers

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Taylor Swift, Jason Aldean and most of the major nominees have signed on to perform at the Country Music Association…

Duck hunting trip turns deadly

PARK RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) — A duck hunting accident in northern Minnesota has taken the life of a young newlywed. Twenty-three-year-old Adam P…