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Vikings sign tackle Arturo Uzdavinis to training camp roster

Vikings sign tackle Arturo Uzdavinis to training camp roster

But the team's top veterans not being present on Monday did actually allow for a number of the lesser-known players on the Vikings' roster to shine out on the practice field. It seems like the Minnesota Vikings' 2016 season just ended yesterday. From his redshirt sophomore through senior campaigns with the Green Wave, he started nearly every game as the team's left tackle.


Israeli embassy staff return from Amman after tense standoff

Israeli embassy staff return from Amman after tense standoff

A second Jordanian, the owner of the building, was hit by gunfire and later died of his injuries. The two Jordanians were working for a furniture firm and entered the embassy before the shooting, police say. On Friday, thousand of Jordanians took to the streets of Amman after the weekly prayer to register their protest against Israeli measures at the Haram al-Sharif mosque compound.


Rescuers work to save 17 hikers stranded in Arizona

Rescuers work to save 17 hikers stranded in Arizona

Flash flooding caused the deaths of nine members of a family in a popular swimming area north of Phoenix earlier this month. Three were plucked from the creek as they clung to tree branches with water up to their waists, said Shelley Littin of the Southern Arizona Rescue Association who helped in the effort.


GOP bill's provisions are 'unconscionable'

GOP bill's provisions are 'unconscionable'

MacArthur was able to help bridge the divide so the House bill could narrowly advance. Trump stepped up his prodding of Republican senators, who are expected to vote Tuesday on a parliamentary measure to begin debate. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., once said: "There are some things in the Affordable Care Act that need to be fixed, but you don't deep-six the whole thing".


McCain set to cast crucial health care vote — MORNING BRIEF

McCain set to cast crucial health care vote — MORNING BRIEF

The message from McCain's office on his return said nothing about the senator's plans on the procedural vote Tuesday. There would be 20 hours of debate, which would expire Wednesday, NPR's Susan Davis reports. By the grace of science and God, I'm alive with no evidence of active disease as I share these words. Back to the drawing board. He added, "We could use some more loyalty, I will tell you that".