Vikings defensive tackle Kevin Williams remains sidelined with a hyperextended knee. He sat out Monday’s practice as the team prepares for the regular season opener on Sunday at Detroit. The Vikings are hopeful Williams will be ready to go against the Lions. In other team news, the Vikings filled out their eight-man practice squad by signing defensive end Tristan Okpalaugo.
The Regional Watershed Advisory Task Force of the South Dakota legislature is meeting to discuss water management policy.
An announcement on whether a grand jury has indicted a white police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager is expected this afternoon.
Hagel was appointed less than two years ago as Obama pushed his signature program of winding up wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Iowa’s top prison official says legal action is likely against the designers blamed for months of delays in opening a new state prison.
Officials say the high-voltage electrical transmission line that's proposed to cut through 220 miles of Nebraska's Sand Hills region is designed to have a positive impact on the entire state's power infrastructure.