• Friday, August 28, 2015

    Egyptian court sentences 3 Al-Jazeera English journalists to 3 years in prison

    Updated: 4:01 am

  • Apprentice electrician Coshay Murray talks on a phone in front of the Minnesota Vikings' new stadium in Minneapolis, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. A construction worker at the new stadium died and a second worker was seriously injured when they fell Wednesday morning while doing roofing work. Murray  said,"we are all a little traumatized today." (Richard Tsong-Taatarii/Star Tribune via AP)  MANDATORY CREDIT; ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS OUT; MAGS OUT; TWIN CITIES LOCAL TELEVISION OUT

    Company in Vikings stadium fatality had 9 safety violations

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The subcontractor involved in a fatal accident at the Minnesota Vikings stadium construction site has received nine citations for worksite safety violations in the past five years, according to public records.

  • Apprentice electrician Coshay Murray talks on a phone in front of the Minnesota Vikings' new stadium in Minneapolis, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. A construction worker at the new stadium died and a second worker was seriously injured when they fell Wednesday morning while doing roofing work. Murray  said,"we are all a little traumatized today." (Richard Tsong-Taatarii/Star Tribune via AP)  MANDATORY CREDIT; ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS OUT; MAGS OUT; TWIN CITIES LOCAL TELEVISION OUT

    Firefighters working to free person trapped on stadium roof

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A construction worker plunged about 50 feet to his death at the Minnesota Vikings’ new stadium site Wednesday morning while a second worker with him was seriously injured.