Duluth needle-swap won’t open downtown

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — A needle-exchange program for drug users won’t open at a downtown Duluth location as originally planned. The city’s non…

South Africa: 27 killed in road collision

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African authorities say 27 people have died in a road collision in the eastern part of the country. South African …

School Cafeteria

Healthy school cafeteria menus

After just one year, some schools around the country are dropping out of the healthier new federal lunch program, complaining that so many s…

Alec Baldwin gets MSNBC talk show

NEW YORK (AP) — MSNBC’s prime-time lineup is getting some star power with Alec Baldwin, at least for one night a week. The cable news networ…

Oil rises on US supply, economic data

NEW YORK (AP) — Prices for crude oil and natural gas moved in opposite directions Thursday after the U.S. government issued weekly supply re…

Minn. Orchestra musicians reject offer

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Locked-out musicians of the Minnesota Orchestra have rejected the latest contract offer from management. Clarinetist Tim …