The University of Minnesota men’s basketball team will open next season by playing Louisville at a U-S Coast Guard base in Puerto Rico. The season-opening game is set for November 14th and will be played at Air Station Borinquen. The contest will be nationally televised and features Louisville head coach Rick Pitino facing his son Richard Pitino, who coaches the Golden Gophers. The game is part of the “Armed Forces Classic” series.
According to Nebraska Secretary of State, John Gale, changing the gubernatorial ticket to replace Lavon Heidemann's name with Mike Foley's avoids voter confusion.
Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman says most of the problems that led to the early release of hundreds of inmates are fixed.
Insurgents in Iraq have carried out mass executions, abducted women as sex slaves, and used child soldiers, a new report says.
The U.S. government has shelved plans to move the HealthCare.gov insurance website to a new host.