North Korea sets stage for talks, halts nuclear - ICBM tests

North Korea sets stage for talks, halts nuclear - ICBM tests

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Here's the latest on North Korea saying it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 11:23 pm CDT
Leah Phifer supporters weigh in on decision to not run in Aug. primary

Leah Phifer supporters weigh in on decision to not run in Aug. primary

Two organizations in support of Phifer's message say she brought forward perspectives that will be missed. 

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 6:03 pm CDT by Anthony Matt
Phifer drops out of 8th Congressional District race

Phifer drops out of 8th Congressional District race

8th Congressional District candidate Leah Phifer has decided to not move her candidacy forward into the DFL primary election.

Wednesday, April 18th 2018, 3:57 pm CDT by Jessie Slater
After endorsement failure, and primary looming, what lies ahead in the race for the 8th

After endorsement failure, and primary looming, what lies ahead in the race for the 8th

 Adding confusion, the leading candidate on all 10 ballots says she might not run in the impending August primary. 

Monday, April 16th 2018, 6:13 pm CDT by Anthony Matt
Spokesman: Former first lady Barbara Bush in failing health

Spokesman: Former first lady Barbara Bush in failing health

HOUSTON (AP) -- A family spokesman says former first lady Barbara Bush is in "failing health" and won't seek additional medical treatment.

Sunday, April 15th 2018, 1:29 pm CDT by Associated Press
Candidates continue campaign to be DFL nominee for 8th Dist. Congressional seat

Candidates continue campaign to be DFL nominee for 8th Dist. Congressional seat

Several DFL candidates for Minnesota's 8th District Congressional Seat spoke out Sunday saying they would continue campaigns following no endorsement at the 8th District DFL Convention Saturday.

Sunday, April 15th 2018, 10:28 am CDT by Kevin Jacobsen
DFL Convention ends in no endorsement for 8th congressional district

DFL Convention ends in no endorsement for 8th congressional district

The DFL will not be endorsing a candidate for the 8th Congressional race ahead of the primaries. After more than 12 hours and 10 votes the DFL was deadlocked. The delegates needed to come up with a 60 percent majority to determine an endorsement and even when they narrowed the field to 

Saturday, April 14th 2018, 9:34 pm CDT by Michelle Alfini
President Trump: U.S. strikes on Syria

President Trump: U.S. strikes on Syria

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Trump: U.S. strikes on Syria.

Friday, April 13th 2018, 8:09 pm CDT by Associated Press
Democratic side of the 8th District race to gain some clarity this weekend

Democratic side of the 8th District race to gain some clarity this weekend

It's been a tight race in years past, and this year it once again looks to be another photo finish.  

Friday, April 13th 2018, 6:08 pm CDT by Anthony Matt
Senator wants temporary halt of oil flow through pipelines

Senator wants temporary halt of oil flow through pipelines

Sen. Gary Peters of Michigan says the flow of crude oil through twin pipelines in a sensitive Great Lakes waterway should be suspended until authorities determine how severely they were damaged by what may have been a ship...

Friday, April 13th 2018, 1:57 pm CDT