NEW YORK, Oct 12 (Reuters) - For Americans who are able to check out new insurance plans launched under President Barack Obama's healthcare reform, the price differences from state to state may be surprising. Residents of Minnesota, a Democratic-led state, are likely to pay the lowest monthly premiums in the country. Just two states away, some residents of Republican-dominated Wyoming might be surprised to find they will pay among the highest.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers in the Senate said on Monday they hoped to reach a deal soon to reopen the government and avert a looming default as investors worried that Republicans and Democrats might not be able to resolve their differences by a Thursday deadline.
STOCKHOLM/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Three American scientists won the 2013 economics Nobel prize on Monday for research that has improved the forecasting of long term asset prices, a hot topic since the collapse of the U.S. housing market bubble prompted a global financial meltdown.
SAINT PAUL — Relying on rookies in the NHL is a high-risk, high-reward idea. On Saturday night, the Minnesota Wild took the risk, and reaped the rewards. Rookies Matt Dumba...
MINNEAPOLIS — The Carolina Panthers were celebrating inside the visiting locker room Sunday afternoon at Mall of America Field. One loud cheer after another could be heard from behind the...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn -- Police in Sioux Falls, S.D., said on Friday that a 2-year-old son of Minnesota Viking running back Adrian Peterson died from injuries sustained in an alleged...
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson missed practice Thursday to deal with a medical issue involving a young family member, according to the Argus (S.D.) Leader.
(Reuters) - The number of homes at risk from wildfires in western U.S. states jumped 62 percent in the past year as more properties were developed in fire-prone areas, according to a report released on Thursday.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. air traffic control system is close to hitting a "yellow" alert level as people who keep radar and other equipment running remain out on furloughs due to the government shutdown, the head of the controllers union said on Thursday.
OSLO (Reuters) - The global chemical weapons watchdog charged with overseeing destruction of Syria's chemical weapons stockpile during a civil war won the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday.