AN ODE TO MINNESOTA'S JANUARY THAW

MINNEAPOLIS - January is statistically the coldest month of the year in Minnesota. And yet, ironically with temperatures in the 30s,...

MINNESOTA DISEASE EXPERT SAYS CORONAVIRUS SPREAD UNLIKELY BUT WOULD HAVE HIGH CONSEQUENCE

MINNEAPOLIS - Coronavirus, a pneumonia-like illness, has killed at least 18 people, infected at least 640, and it is still spreading. In...

 
 
 
Hopkins' Basketball Phenom Kerwin Walton Keeps College Scouts Guessing

HOPKINS' BASKETBALL PHENOM KERWIN WALTON KEEPS COLLEGE SCOUTS GUESSING

MINNEAPOLIS - Kerwin Walton is the most sought-after senior basketball player in the state who has not committed yet to a college. Hopkins...

MINN. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH REPORTS 113 FLU-RELATED SCHOOL OUTBREAKS

MINNEAPOLIS - Flu-related school outbreaks have tripled since the week of Jan. 5, the Minnesota Department of Health reports. During...

 
 
 

WWE ROYAL RUMBLE 2020 PICKS: CAN BROCK LESNAR GO THE DISTANCE?

The holidays have come and gone, but for fans of pro wrestling the most wonderful time of the year is about to begin. WWE gets rolling...

TEEN WON'T BE ABLE TO WALK AT GRADUATION UNLESS HE CUTS HIS DREADLOCKS

MONT BELVIEU, Texas - A Texas family is threatening legal action against their local school district after their teen son was told...

 
 
 

MINNESOTA REPORTS 1ST CHILD DEATH OF FLU SEASON

MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota health officials on Thursday reported the first child death of the flu season. According to the Minnesota Department...

NURSES, DOCTORS PROTEST IN ST. PAUL OVER POTENTIAL CLOSURE OF 2 HOSPITALS

MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota nurses and doctors protested in St. Paul Thursday morning over potential closures at two Twin Cities hospitals....

 
 
 
Minnesota Wild Honors Memory Of 9-Year-Old Killed In Farming Accident

MINNESOTA WILD HONORS MEMORY OF 9-YEAR-OLD KILLED IN FARMING ACCIDENT

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Wild team is honoring the life and memory of a young hockey player who died in northern Minnesota. Marshall...

SON CHARGED IN SUSPICIOUS DEATH OF HIS FATHER IN WESTERN WISCONSIN

MINNEAPOLIS - The Dunn County Sheriff's office has charged Gary E. Styer, 51, with first degree intentional homicide in the death of...

 
 
 

DOG WITH ‘WONKY' FACE FINDS FOREVER HOME AFTER INITIAL OWNER RETURNED HIM

PONOKA COUNTY, Alberta - A dog with a permanently slanted “wonky” face has finally found a loving home after a shelter received hundreds...

REPORTS: FORMER UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA STUDENT ARRESTED IN CHINA FOR CRITICIZING COUNTRY'S PRESIDENT

MINNEAPOLIS - Multiple news outlets are reporting that a University of Minnesota student has been sentenced to six months in prison...

 
 
 

REPORT: ‘FOREVER CHEMICALS' CONTAMINATE DRINKING WATER IN DOZENS OF CITIES

WASHINGTON - The contamination of U.S. drinking water with man-made “forever chemicals” is far worse than previously estimated, an...

TWIN CITIES NOVEMBER PROJECT GIVES DEDICATION NEW MEANING

MINNEAPOLIS - A Twin Cities group has found an excuse to stay active outdoors, twice a week, no matter what. The November Project started...

 
 
 

5 VEHICLES INVOLVED IN CRASH ON I-94 IN ST. CLOUD, INCLUDING 3 SEMI-TRUCKS

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a crash in St. Cloud early Thursday morning that involved five vehicles,...

MENDOBERRI CELEBRATES A DECADE OF BRINGING LOCAL, CHEF-INSPIRED FOOD TO THE SUBURBS

MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn. - It is hard to overstate how big a risk it was in 2010 to open a chef-driven restaurant, focused on local sustainable...

 
 
 

TWO VERY SPECIAL PERFORMANCES ANNOUNCED FOR THE 62ND ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS THIS SUNDAY

In keeping with the tradition of presenting signature “GRAMMY Moments,” CBS and the Recording Academy have announced two special segments...

STUDY: ‘PHUBBING' YOUR CHILDREN COULD PUT THEM RISK FOR DEPRESSION

Parents who prefer to be on their smartphones instead of paying attention to their children may be putting them at increased risk of...

 
 
 

MORE PEOPLE SAY THEY'VE NEVER BEEN INSIDE A BANK

MINNEAPOLIS - When you need to do some banking do you go to an actual bank or an ATM? A new survey by MagnifyMoney shows about three-quarters...

Impeachment Trial: Democrats Detail Trump-Ukraine Timeline In Opening Arguments

IMPEACHMENT TRIAL: DEMOCRATS DETAIL TRUMP-UKRAINE TIMELINE IN OPENING ARGUMENTS

 
 
 



Scientists discover four new species of sharks that walk

Scientists discover four new species of sharks that walk

Walking sharks could be the most recently evolved sharks on Earth, according to researchers. Read more ...

Tiger Woods starts 2020 on a strong note

Tiger Woods starts 2020 on a strong note

LA JOLLA, Calif. - It was a good start. And that's all Tiger Woods was seeking out of his first tournament round of 2020, the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines, as he... Read more ...

Legendary PBS journalist Jim Lehrer dies at 85

Legendary PBS journalist Jim Lehrer dies at 85

Jim Lehrer, the journalism giant who spent decades behind the anchor desk at PBS, died Thursday at 85. Read more ...

President Trump to attend anti-abortion rally in Washington

President Trump to attend anti-abortion rally in Washington

President Donald Trump will become the first president to attend the March for Life. Read more ...

US imposes visa rules for pregnant women on 'birth tourism'

US imposes visa rules for pregnant women on 'birth tourism'

Applicants will be denied tourist visas if they are determined to be coming to the U.S. primarily to give birth. Read more ...

Oscars 2020 performers announced: Idina Menzel is back, Adele Dazeem is not

Oscars 2020 performers announced: Idina Menzel is back, Adele Dazeem is not

Unclear if John Travolta was invited. Read more ...

Pharmaceutical Executive John Kapoor Sentenced To 66 Months In Prison In...

Pharmaceutical Executive John Kapoor Sentenced To 66 Months In Prison In Opioid Trial

His sentencing is the culmination of a months-long criminal trial that resulted in the first successful prosecution of pharmaceutical executives tied to the opioid epidemic. Read more ...

China coronavirus infections soar to 830, with 25 deaths as WHO says it's...

China coronavirus infections soar to 830, with 25 deaths as WHO says it's too early to declare global emergency

The World Health Organization held off designating a new fast-spreading coronavirus as an international health threat, but did deem it a crisis within China, where the pathogen... Read more ...

Kemba Walker named NBA All-Star Game starter

Kemba Walker named NBA All-Star Game starter

Walker was the top East guard choice among media and NBA players, but a former Celtics star was the top choice among fans. Read more ...

‘Spygate' update: At least two FISA warrants to spy on Carter Page were ‘not...

‘Spygate' update: At least two FISA warrants to spy on Carter Page were ‘not valid' DOJ says

The top US spy court has revealed that at least two of the four warrants for spying on a Trump campaign adviser are now considered to have been improperly obtained, and all... Read more ...