It’s a good start for the Gophers. Philip Nelson threw for a touchdown and ran for two more to lead the Minnesota Golden Gophers to a 51-23 rout of UNLV in the season opener for both teams at TCF Bank Stadium. Nelson threw for 99 yards and ran for a team-high 83 for the Gophers, who travel to New Mexico State next Saturday.
South African president Jacob Zuma says Nelson Mandela has died at age 95.
Fast-food workers in hundreds of cities are walking off the job.
Gunmen shot an American chemistry teacher working at an international school in Libya.
The New York commuter train had a safety system designed to keep the engineer alert.