American, 2 Russians return to Earth from space station

An American astronaut and two Russians have returned to Earth after six months aboard the International Space StationByThe Associated PressApril 17, 2021, 1:30 PM• 1 min readShare to FacebookShare to...

Sheriff: 3 dead, 2 wounded in shooting at Wisconsin tavern

Authorities say three people were killed and two were seriously wounded in a shooting at a tavern in southeastern WisconsinByThe Associated PressApril 18, 2021, 3:01 PM• 3 min readShare to...

Afghanistan withdrawal will likely dismantle a CIA intelligence network built up over 20 years...

The current plan includes the removal of the hundreds of special operations forces not publicly acknowledged by the US government but known to be there, according to two defense officials...

AP PHOTOS: Reflections on a royal funeral amid a pandemic

With military bands and a royal procession, Prince Philip has been laid to rest in a funeral ceremony that honored his lifetime of service to the country, the crown and...

How Being a Parent Heightens Happy Moments

Novak Djokovic, who beat Roger Federer to claim the U.S. Open title on Sunday, says parenthood has made him a better player. (Photo: Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)For Novak Djokovic, Sunday night’s...

What does it take to create a startup ecosystem? – TechCrunch

Say it louder for the people in the back: As tech grows bigger by the minute and venture capital adds dollar signs by the day, a startup hub’s success is...

Today is Malbec World Day. This is how it is celebrated in Mexico

Wines of Argentina celebrates the eleventh edition of Malbec World Day with a Mexico online store. The festivities run from April 15 to May 15. April 17, 2021 3 min read This article was...

Germany remembers nearly 80,000 dead in COVID pandemic

Germany is paying tribute to the nearly 80,000 people it has lost to the coronavirus, even as the country struggles to get a grip on another rise in infectionsByThe Associated...

US, China agree to cooperate on climate crisis with urgency

The United States and China, the world’s two biggest carbon polluters, have agreed to cooperate to curb climate change with urgency, just days before President Joe Biden hosts a virtual...

U of M Finds Farmers In A Near-Record Crop Yield – WCCO

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Late, last summer Minnesota farmers were facing uncertainties. But a number of factors helped change that and turned it into a near-record year for crop yields. “In combination...