7 Days Without Classes In West Virginia Teacher StrikeMany West Virginia public school students were at loose ends again Friday, with their classrooms closed for a seventh straight class day as teachers fought for pay raises.
After Train Crash, GOP Lawmakers Put Medical Skills To TestRepublican members of Congress with medical experience put their skills to work after a train carrying dozens of them crashed into a garbage truck in rural Virginia, killing one person in the truck and injuring others.
Minnesota Rep. Jason Lewis Injured In West Virginia Train CrashMinnesota representative Jason Lewis, who serves in the Second Congressional District, had to be taken to a hospital for a possible concussion.
Q&A: A Look At Climate Change Plan And Its Impact On StatesPresident Barack Obama unveiled the final regulations in his plan to cut nationwide carbon dioxide emissions 32 percent by 2030. Obama touted it as a bold step to slow climate change, while opponents said it was federal overreach that will raise prices for electricity consumers.
Republicans Clinch Control Of US SenateRepublicans have seized control of the Senate for the first time in eight years.
College Football Spotlight: Conference Perception Key As Big 12 Makes StatementConference play will begin picking up this week, but there will also be some key non-conference match-ups as well. Defending SEC champion Auburn heads to Kansas State for a Thursday night match-up. This could be the Big 12’s last chance to leave a huge impression on the selection committee.
Reality Check: Stadium Beer Sales & The U Losing Money When the legislature approved beer sales at TCF Bank stadium a couple years ago, lawmakers and the University of Minnesota estimated profits -- more than $1 million.
Xcel Workers Head East To Help 'Sandy' VictimsPower crews from the Twin Cities are on their way to the east coast to help restore power in West Virginia.