The Minneapolis-based utility filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in Washington D.C. today. Xcel Energy says the EPA's new regulations - which set the air-pollution standards for transport - fail to credit the improvements the utility has already made. Xcel is asking an appeals court to review the agency's regulations under the Clean Air Act from July.
Matt Blair, all-time great Vikings linebacker, dies at 70
Blair starred with the Vikings during his 12-year NFL career.