• In this Monday, Sept. 28, 2015 file photo, U.S. President Barack Obama, right, and Russia's President Vladimir Putin pose for members of the media before a bilateral meeting at the United Nations headquarters. (Sergey Guneyev/RIA-Novosti, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)

    Russia’s airstrikes in Syria are playing well at home

    MOSCOW (AP) — Whatever effect Russia’s airstrikes are having on the ground in Syria, their impact at home is clear: They prove to Russians that their country is showing up the United States and reclaiming its rightful place as a global power.

  • North Dakota State University football alums Brent Tehven, left, and Mike Dragsoavich pose in the Herd & Horns sports bar and grill in Fargo, N.D., on Friday, Oct. 2, 2015. They are two of six owners of the bar on the edge of campus that has the capability of turning a second of the establishment into a TV studio for student journalists and others to broadcast sports talks shows and interviews. (AP Photo/Dave Kolpack)

    New NDSU sports bar doubles as school television studio

    FARGO, N.D. (AP) — With North Dakota State enjoying a stretch of four straight national football titles since it moved up to Division I athletics, a group of NDSU athlete alumni decided it was time for Bison Nation to have a new sports bar.