The Wild will not extend an offer to center Matt Cullen, making him a free agent when the market opens today. Meanwhile, the “Star Tribune” reports the Wild have agreed to terms on a two-year, three-million-dollar contract with veteran defenseman Keith Ballard. The Minnesota native and University of Minnesota star was bought out of the final two years of his contract with Vancouver.
The new leader of the Transportation Security Administration said his top priority would be to close security gaps after an internal report showed 96 percent of undercover tests failed.
A minimum-security state prison inmate who failed to return to the minimum-security unit on the grounds of the South Dakota State Penitentiary on July 17th is back in custody.
Further Trans Pacific Partnership discussions got underway in Hawaii this week.
Senate Environment and Public Works Chairman Jim Inhofe says internal memos submitted by the Army Corps of Engineers to his panel undermines the Clean Water rule.
Senate Appropriators have approved legislative provisions that could ease credit restrictions on U.S. exports to Cuba.