In most of the years since World War II, life expectancy in the U.S. has inched up. But last year it slipped, an exceedingly rare event in a year that did not include a major disease outbreak.
The union president slammed by Donald Trump on Twitter challenged the president-elect Thursday to back up his claim that a deal to discourage Carrier Corp. from closing an Indiana factory would save 1,100 American jobs.
Longtime Chief Mike Aschenbrener, 57, steps down in anticipation of big changes on the council.
The gunfire in southern Minnesota failed to wound anyone; suspected shooter arrested.
As a blizzard pummels the North Dakota prairie, some depart and others dig in.
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Sharply declining figures should alarm local teams. They also send a message: Fans are withholding financial support until they see their home teams start winning.
After decades of denying the intelligence of a playoff, college football finally adopted one a few years ago. It worked so well they expanded it from two to four teams. In this case, more is better, and even more would be much better.
At one point, after a crowd gathered by the side of the road, tensions rose and 911 was called.