MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Here’s a look at the four things you need to know for April 26, 2015.
MSP Airport Shooting
A man is in the hospital after an officer-involved shooting Saturday night at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.
Airport police were checking on a suspicious persons call at the rental car ramp on the second level of the parking garage at Terminal One.
Authorities say at some point the driver of a vehicle deliberately drove at the officers, who were walking through the ramp.
That’s when police shot at the car, injuring the driver.
One of the officers was also taken to a local hospital, but is expected to be OK.
Death Toll Rises Following Nepal Earthquake
More than 2,100 people are dead after a powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal.
The United States is sending a disaster response team and has pledged an initial $1 million in humanitarian aid.
House Republicans Pass Education Bill
Minnesota House Republicans passed a bill Saturday that put an extra $157 million toward early education.
The bill now goes to the Senate, which is looking to give $350 million more in education funding.
Gov. Mark Dayton says he won’t accept a classroom funding bill that does not include pre-kindergarten programs for all 4-year-olds in the state.
Wild Return To The X For Game 6
The Minnesota Wild will be back at the Xcel Energy Center Sunday for Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Series against the St. Louis Blues.
The Wild beat the Blues Friday night, giving the Wild a 3-to-2 lead in the series.
Minnesota needs just one more win to move on in the playoffs.
Sunday’s pre-game party starts at 11:30 a.m. outside Gate 2 of the Xcel Energy Center.