Brian Bakst, Associated Press | Posted Aug 1st - 9:01am
Jockeying for a rail spot on the third-floor deck of a St. Croix River paddlewheel boat starts an hour before departure. Up there are prime views of the towering piers, protruding concrete segments and barges full of heavy equipment — all elements of one of the biggest, most expensive bridge projects the Upper Midwest has seen.
Jack Gillum and Ronnie Greene, Associated Press | Posted Aug 1st - 7:40am
The largest Florida corporate donor to a super political action committee backing former Gov. Jeb Bush's presidential run is NextEra Energy Inc., the company that owns electric utility giant Florida Power & Light.
Lisa Lerer, Associated Press | Posted Aug 1st - 1:20am
Hillary Rodham Clinton and her husband paid close to $44 million in federal taxes since 2007 and she is in "excellent physical condition," two facts that emerged in a flood of disclosures from the campaign of the Democratic presidential candidate.
Trade ministers from a dozen Pacific Rim nations failed to reach a deal on a new trade agreement that would cover nearly 40 percent of the global economy, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman said Friday.
John Marshall, Associated Press | Posted Aug 1st - 9:22am
Bob and Karin Weber built their dream home 14 years ago, creating an 11,000-square-foot mountaintop oasis. Now that the couple is in their 70s, they're ready to downsize and possibly move to nearby Vail.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A group of snowboarders are reasserting their claim that a ban should be lifted at Utah's Alta Ski Area, pushing back against the notion that it would set off a string of other lawsuits. Attorneys for the four snowboarders argue in a new filing with the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals that this is a unique case specifically about the fact that Alta is denying access to snowboarders on leased public land designated for all snow sports.