Israel: No dispute over Iran timeframe

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel and the U.S. are on the same page regarding the need to prevent Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons, an official sai…

US forces nab al-Qaida leader in Tripoli

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — U.S. forces on Saturday captured an al-Qaida leader in Libya linked to the 1998 American Embassy bombings in east Afri…

Sunday, October 13

Today is Sunday, October 13, the 286th day of 2013. There are 79 days left in the year. Highlights in history on this date: 1775 – The U.S. …

AP sources: Navy SEALs raid Somali town

WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. official tells The Associated Press that Navy SEALs have raided a Somali coastal town looking for an al-Qaida suspe…

Today in History

Today is Sunday, Oct. 6, the 279th day of 2013. There are 86 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 6, 1927, the era o…

10-5-13 DAY OF CARING PKG

A day of caring

Today is the United Way of Mower County’s annual day of caring. It’s an event where hundreds of people pitch in to lend a helping hand.

AP PHOTOS: Heavy snows hit Great Plains

The weather is so bad in the Great Plains, even plow trucks are getting stuck. Heavy snow, strong rain, hail storms and tornadoes hit the re…

More Minnesotans default on student loans

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesotans are defaulting on their student loans within the first three years of leaving school at a higher rate. St…