• Prison work program helps preserve historic southern Minnesota church

    FARIBAULT, Minn. — There’s a 2,000-plus- person working community sitting on the edge of Faribault, and the way some see it, local organizations might as well utilize it. The Minnesota Correctional Facility in Faribault, hidden away at the southeastern edge of town, is considered a working prison. That means...
  • Donald Trump fires Steve Bannon!

    President Trump has told senior aides that he has decided to remove Stephen K. Bannon, the embattled White House chief strategist who helped Mr. Trump win the 2016 election, according to two administration officials briefed on the discussion. The president and senior White House officials were debating when and...
  • U.S. State Department Suffers Worldwide Email Outage

    U.S. officials say the State Department has suffered a worldwide email outage affecting its entire unclassified system. The officials said the outage began early Friday morning and that technicians were working to restore email as soon as possible. The officials said the outage was not caused by “any external...
  • New Hampshire Confirms Identity Of Suspected Serial Killer

    CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire authorities say they have confirmed the true identity of a suspected serial killer. In January, authorities said that a man who died in a California prison in 2010 likely killed a New Hampshire woman who disappeared in 1981 and a woman and three...
  • Phoenix police chief: City to deploy ‘maximum staffing’ at Trump rally

    PHOENIX – Phoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams attempted to assuage concerns about public safety at President Trump’s planned rally Tuesday in Phoenix, assuring citizens that the department is “well prepared” for the visit. In a statement issued Thursday, Williams promised “maximum staffing” at the event and noted Phoenix’s partnerships...
  • 7 year old missing in Barcelona after the terror attack…Have you seen him

    A 7-year-old boy is missing after the van attack in Barcelona that left 13 dead and more than 100 others wounded, his family announced Friday. The grandfather of Julian Cadman said the young boy went missing after becoming separated from his mother, who was seriously wounded in the attack. “We have...
  • Ousted Google engineer compares being conservative with gay movement of 1950!

    A Google engineer who was sacked for a sexist blog post has claimed that being conservative now is like being gay in the 1950s. The claim comes from James Damore, who has identified himself as the software engineer who was sacked from Google this month after sending an unsolicited...
  • Will Trump’s casual stance towards white supremacist detour sports team from the White House?

    As the country fractures over the violence in Charlottesville sparked by a white supremacist rally, how President Trump has reacted has done more to increase tensions than quell them. Trump has refused to directly denounce white supremacists saying that there is “blame on both sides.” With CEOs resigning from...
  • Is this $70 million high school stadium over the top?

    It cost over $70m and has 12,000 seats, multi-tiered stands, a $1.8m video screen and an exterior that lights up in the colours of the home team. None of which seems extraordinary in the gaudy world of Texas high school football. What might be most striking about the state’s latest student sports...