SHERIFF: BODY FOUND IN MISSISSIPPI RIVER

MINNEAPOLIS - Wisconsin authorities are investigating after a woman's body was found floating in the Mississippi River. Just after...

SHERIFF: WOMAN ACCUSED OF RUNNING OVER SON WITH SUV

MINNEAPOLIS - A 58-year-old woman was arrested Monday evening after she allegedly ran over her adult son, causing significant pelvic...

 
 
 
Most New HIV Cases Are Transmitted By People Who Are Undiagnosed Or Untreated, CDC Says

MOST NEW HIV CASES ARE TRANSMITTED BY PEOPLE WHO ARE UNDIAGNOSED OR UNTREATED, CDC SAYS

The majority of new HIV infections in the United States - 80 percent - are transmitted by people who don't know they have the virus...

LOCAL BUSINESSES EXPECTING BOOST FROM FINAL FOUR

MINNEAPOLIS - College basketball fans are expected to pour into Minneapolis for the Final Four. Local businesses are expecting to see...

 
 
 
Minnetonka's Andy Steinfeldt, 71, Breaks World Planking Record

MINNETONKA'S ANDY STEINFELDT, 71, BREAKS WORLD PLANKING RECORD

MINNEAPOLIS - As we're about to see first-hand, Final Four athletes are in top physical condition. However, they might find it tough...

PARKLAND SCHOOL SHOOTING SUVIVOR DAVID HOGG SPEAKS IN MINNEAPOLIS

MINNEAPOLIS - A Florida school shooting survivor was in Minnesota Tuesday, using his story to try and compel change in our state's...

 
 
 
Minnetonka's Andy Steinfeldt, 71, Aims To Break World Planking Record

MINNETONKA'S ANDY STEINFELDT, 71, AIMS TO BREAK WORLD PLANKING RECORD

MINNEAPOLIS - As we're about to see first-hand, Final Four athletes are in top physical condition. However, they might find it tough...

STUDENT WHO REFUSED CHICKENPOX VACCINE SUES AFTER BEING BARRED FROM PLAYING BASKETBALL

WALTON, Ky. - A high school student in Kentucky is suing his local health department after he was barred from playing basketball because...

 
 
 
Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Offered Plea Deal In Prostitution Case

PATRIOTS OWNER ROBERT KRAFT OFFERED PLEA DEAL IN PROSTITUTION CASE

The Palm Beach State Attorney's Office confirmed Tuesday it has offered Kraft and 24 other men charged with soliciting prostitution...

MINNESOTA INMATES WIN ACCESS TO COSTLY HEPATITIS C DRUGS

MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota inmates with chronic hepatitis C infections have gained access to pricey antiviral drugs following a class-action...

 
 
 
Angels Star Mike Trout Reportedly Finalizing Richest Contract In Sports History: 12 years, $430 million

ANGELS STAR MIKE TROUT REPORTEDLY FINALIZING RICHEST CONTRACT IN SPORTS HISTORY: 12 YEARS, $430 MILLION

WOMAN WITH PREVIOUS DUI GETS TWO DAYS IN JAIL FOR FATAL DRUNK DRIVING CRASH

WICHITA, Kan. - A Kansas woman with a prior DUI conviction was sentenced last week to serve two days in jail for killing a 35-year-old...

 
 
 

MULTIPLE HIGHWAYS CLOSED IN S. MN DUE TO FLOODING

MANKATO, Minn. - The Minnesota Department of Transportation says Highway 19, from Henderson to Highway 169, was closed Tuesday afternoon...

ST. PAUL MAYOR MELVIN CARTER JUMPS OUT OF PLANE TO ANNOUNCE RED BULL FLUGTAG

ST. PAUL, Minn. - St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter jumped out of a plane Tuesday to announce that a Red Bull event is returning to the...

 
 
 

MAN, 26, CHARGED WITH WIRE FRAUD, POSSESSING CHILD PORN

MINNEAPOLIS - A 26-year-old man was charged with wire fraud and producing and possessing child pornography Monday. The complaint alleges...

Police Seek Help Finding Missing Milaca Man With Dementia

POLICE SEEK HELP FINDING MISSING MILACA MAN WITH DEMENTIA

MILACA, Minn. - A 75-year-old man has been reported missing and the Milaca Police Department is asking for the public's help locating...

 
 
 
Sugary Drinks Linked To 31 Percent Higher Risk Of Early Death, Study Finds

SUGARY DRINKS LINKED TO 31 PERCENT HIGHER RISK OF EARLY DEATH, STUDY FINDS

A Harvard-led study found that people who drink two or more sugar-sweetened beverages a day have a 31 percent higher risk of early...

TOURNAMENT BUZZ: LET THE GAMES BEGIN

The 2019 NCAA Tournament officially tips off tonight at 6:40 p.m. Eastern Time, when the Fairleigh Dickinson Knights take on the Prairie...

 
 
 
Bookmark: WCCO's Spring Flooding Resources Page

BOOKMARK: WCCO'S SPRING FLOODING RESOURCES PAGE

With February's record snowfall and spring's rapid temperature jumps, many parts of Minnesota are bracing for floods.

‘IT GOT EMOTIONAL': DISNEY RELEASES ‘TOY STORY 4' TRAILER

Are you ready to watch the “Toy Story” gang back in action? Disney released the full trailer for the fourth “Toy Story” movie. The...

 
 
 



Prosecutors offer plea deal to Patriots owner Robert Kraft in prostitution case

Prosecutors offer plea deal to Patriots owner Robert Kraft in prostitution case

Kraft would have to concede that he would be found guilty in court. Read more ...

This bill could punish owners who abandon, restrain dogs during natural...

This bill could punish owners who abandon, restrain dogs during natural disasters

If the bill passes, a person could face charges of animal cruelty and a fine of up to $5,000. Read more ...

Wendy Williams fans show support after host reveals she's been living in a...

Wendy Williams fans show support after host reveals she's been living in a sober house

Wendy Williams revealed on her show Tuesday that she's been living in a sober house for "quite some time." Read more ...

March Madness 2019: Because of heavy favorites, NCAA Tournament sleeper...

March Madness 2019: Because of heavy favorites, NCAA Tournament sleeper picks tough to justify

Favorites like Duke are making it hard for those in NCAA Tournament pools to find worthwhile sleeper picks. Are any lower seeds worth betting on to win it all? Get data-based... Read more ...

California Jury Finds Roundup Caused Man's Cancer

California Jury Finds Roundup Caused Man's Cancer

After five days of deliberation the jury concluded the weed killer was a "substantial factor" in causing non-Hodgkins lymphoma in the plaintiff. It's the second verdict against... Read more ...

Jerry Lee Lewis transferred to a rehab center after suffering a stroke

Jerry Lee Lewis transferred to a rehab center after suffering a stroke

"Jerry Lee Lewis is expected to fully recover with aggressive and intensive rehab," his neurologist said. Read more ...

Trial begins for former East Pittsburgh officer charged with fatally...

Trial begins for former East Pittsburgh officer charged with fatally shooting 17-year-old

The case of an East Pittsburgh police officer who shot and killed Antwon Rose while the 17-year-old boy ran from a pulled-over car last spring went to trial Tuesday morning. Read more ...

AP Source: Cup champion Capitals to visit White House

AP Source: Cup champion Capitals to visit White House

WASHINGTON - A person with direct knowledge of the decision says the Washington Capitals will go to the White House on Monday to celebrate their Stanley Cup championship. Read more ...

Google hid a reference to one of the oldest cheat codes in video game...

Google hid a reference to one of the oldest cheat codes in video game history on the back of its new Stadia controller

Google announced its new game-streaming platform, Stadia , along with a compatible controller on Tuesday at the 2019 Game Developers Conference. During the presentation, we... Read more ...

Trump picks ex-Delta executive Steve Dickson to lead FAA

Trump picks ex-Delta executive Steve Dickson to lead FAA

The White House announced Tuesday that President Trump has chosen former Delta Air Lines exec Steve Dickson as the new head of the Federal Aviation Administration, The... Read more ...