01/05/2018 - 1:05pm
They say the Eskimos have 50 words for snow. I don’t speak Eskimo, so I can’t verify that — but I expect it’s true, as I myself have developed quite a few snow terms. Having lived in snow country since 1984, I’m intimately acquainted with the...


01/18/2018 - 2:03pm
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — The path for Stefon Diggs to last-play touchdown fame and sudden Minnesota savior didn’t start with such brilliance. Diggs has only arrived at this stage of his life and his career, a Vikings standout on the verge of a...


House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., center, walks to the Capitol Building from the Capitol Visitor’s Center, Thursday, in Washington. (AP Photo)
01/18/2018 - 2:30pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday he’s confident that his GOP-controlled chamber will pass a stopgap government-wide funding bill, even as growing opposition from Senate Democrats made prospects in that chamber increasingly...