About 1,500 sixth-graders are converging on the Duluth Waterfront this week. Setting sail in group of about 100, the kids are cruising around the Duluth-Superior Harbor learning about everything from pollution prevention to stopping aquatic invaders to all while checking out some incredible views from the observation deck.
110 people are confirmed dead after a Cuban-operated airliner with at least 110 people aboard crashed and burned in a cassava field just after takeoff from the Havana airport Friday. Cuban media reported three survivors.
Conservatives rebuffed on immigration have sunk a bill that combined stricter work and job training requirements for food stamp recipients with a renewal of farm subsidies popular in Republican-leaning farm country.