Zach Parise and Jason Pominville both scored in the shootout as the Wild edged the Maple Leafs 2-1 at The X. Parise lit the lamp with 4:17 to go in regulation for Minnesota, which has won five of its last six games. The Wild continue their three-game homestand tonight against Florida.
It now costs Iowa grocery stores and other businesses more to accept payments through the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.
The head of the Iowa Lottery says his agency's move into a new building is still scheduled to happen before the end of the year.
Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman says many factors led him to choose state Senator John Nelson, an attorney from Omaha, as his lieutenant governor for the final three months of his administration.
Microsoft announced its new operating system to replace the largely unpopular Windows 8.