Local News

5 Injured, 1 Hospitalized After Brooklyn Park Apartment FireSix people were injured in a Brooklyn Park apartment fire early Tuesday morning. According to the Brooklyn Park Fire Chief, around 1 a.m. crews responded to a call of a fire at Huntington Place Apartments, located on the 5800 block of 73rd Avenue North.
Woman Killed In N. Minneapolis ShootingPolice are investigating after a woman was found shot inside a vehicle in north Minneapolis late Monday night. According to the Minneapolis Police Department, around 11:15 p.m. officers responded to a call for help for a woman who had been shot on the 1800 block of Penn Avenue North.
Good Question: What Is The European Union?Great Britain's decision to leave the European Union made headlines worldwide. That got us wondering -- what is the European Union, and how does it affect us? Good Question.
Father Of Children Killed In Ohio Fire Opens Up About LossInstead of celebrating a 10th birthday this week, a Minnesota mom and dad will lay both their children to rest.
State Patrol: Driver Killed In Cass County RolloverOne person is dead after they lost control of their car and it rolled multiple times in Cass County, according to the State Patrol.
Minnesota State Fair Hosting First-Ever Job FairMinnesota State Fair officials announced Monday that the fair, along with several of its vendors, will be hosting its first-ever job fair this week.

Politics

SCOTUS Ruling In Texas Could Also Affect Wis. LawThe U.S. Supreme Court's ruling striking down Texas' regulation of abortion clinics likely means the end of a similar Wisconsin law.
For Minnesota, Special Session Talks Aren't InfrequentMinnesota's Legislature is living through special session deja vu.
UK’s ‘Brexit’ Decision Could Have Worldwide ImpactBritain's surprise decision to leave the European Union sent a shockwave through financial markets around the globe.
Good Question: Why Is It So Hard To Pass A Law?A day-long gun control protest in the United States House is over. After more than 25 hours on the floor, Democrats ended their sit-in Thursday afternoon.
Dems Hail House Sit-In A Success; Republicans Call It ‘Publicity Stunt’ The Orlando massacre prompted dramatic action by House Democrats, who ended a raucous 24-hour sit-in Thursday to get a vote on gun control.
Supreme Court Limits Drunk Driving TestsThe Supreme Court on Thursday placed new limits on state laws that make it a crime for motorists suspected of drunken driving to refuse alcohol tests.

Weather

Crow Wing Co. Sheriff Warns Residents Of Storm ScamsAfter severe storms swept through northern Minnesota last week, officials are warning residents of scammers hoping to profit off the destruction.
Storms Leave A Trail Of Debris, CleanupCleanup is underway in the north metro after strong storms pummeled a wide swath of central and northeastern Minnesota.
Severe Weather Moving Through Minnesota, WisconsinA storm system is bringing the threat of torrential rains, large hail and strong winds through Minnesota and Wisconsin.

Crime

Woman Killed In N. Minneapolis ShootingPolice are investigating after a woman was found shot inside a vehicle in north Minneapolis late Monday night. According to the Minneapolis Police Department, around 11:15 p.m. officers responded to a call for help for a woman who had been shot on the 1800 block of Penn Avenue North.
Fmr. Southern Minn. Teacher Charged For Recording Minors In ShowersA former teacher and boys basketball coach in Janesville, Minnesota is charged with secretly recording four young boys in the shower after a game.
Sheriff: Woman Assaulted After Catching Suspect Breaking Into Her CarThe Carver County Sheriff's Office is looking for a male suspect after he apparently assaulted a woman in Watertown last week who caught him breaking into her car.
Bemidji Man Charged In Kidnapping Of 5-Year-Old GirlA 32-year-old Bemidji man has been accused of kidnapping a 5-year-old girl, who was reported missing after a deadly house fire last week, according to the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office.
Crow Wing Co. Sheriff Warns Residents Of Storm ScamsAfter severe storms swept through northern Minnesota last week, officials are warning residents of scammers hoping to profit off the destruction.
St. Paul Police: Motorcyclist Killed In Crash After Fleeing OfficerThe St. Paul Police Department is investigating after a motorcyclist died in a crash fleeing an officer early Monday morning.

Entertainment

Judge Setting Up DNA Testing To Determine Prince Estate HeirsThe effort to settle Prince's estate is getting messier by the minute. The entertainment superstar died two months ago without a will.
Prince To Be Honored At BET AwardsPrince received a tribute from Madonna and Stevie Wonder last month, but the late singer is getting another honor at the BET Awards, this time with Sheila E., D'Angelo, The Roots, Janelle Monae and Wonder.
Local Music Tap: 4 Shows To See This Week(end)From a huge jazz festival in St. Paul to a CD release at the iconic Triple Rock Social Club, here are the four shows and events to see this weekend.
‘De Palma’: A Cinematic Master Plays HimselfPerhaps the first time I became aware of director Brian De Palma’s reputation was from reading MAD Magazine as a kid in the late 80s. There was a single-panel cartoon of a man firing a handgun several times, each shot emanating the onamonapeia “DE PALMA! DE PALMA! DE PALMA!”
Film Playing During Pride Highlights 'How Love Won' In Minnesota"How Love Won: The Fight For Marriage Equality In Minnesota" powerfully highlights the historic defeat of the proposed marriage amendment in 2012 and the subsequent legalization of gay marriage soon after.
Local Music Tap: 4onthefloor, Viva Knieval To Headline Beer Festival In DuluthNext month's fifth annual All Pints North Summer Beer Fest in Duluth will feature local acts 4onthefloor and Viva Knieval, organizers announced Thursday.

Health

Kylie's Kids: Meet AvaAfter a major heart surgery, Ava is back where she loves to be -- the softball field.
Doctors At Mayo Clinic Using Viruses To Fight CancerDoctors at Mayo Clinic are using deadly viruses to fight a deadly disease.
Thousands Of Nurses Continue Strike For Fifth DayIt's day five of a strike at Allina Hospitals involving nearly 5,000 nurses, and Thursday's message centered mainly around staffing.
Good Question: How Often Should We Get Checkups?Like a finely-tuned engine, how we care for our bodies goes a long way in determining how long it lasts. Women tend to take their health more seriously and go in for more screenings and exams, especially over age 40.
Nurses' Strike Enters Day 4On Tuesday, the Nurses' Association called on Minnesota's attorney general to audit the finances of Allina hospitals.
Thousands Of Minnesota Nurses Enter 3rd Day Of StrikeNearly 5,000 nurses in the Twin Cities remain on strike for the third day in a row, as replacement nurses continue to care for patients.

Consumer

Get Movin' Monday: What To Buy In JulyThis week we say so long to June and hello to the month of July. It's a month retailers start to clear inventory, so it's a great time to stock up on summer staples.
It Finally Happened: Designer Creates 'Emoji' HandbagEmoji's have changed the way we communicate whether through text or social media. Now, you can literally wear your emoji with this new fashion accessory.
Skiplagged Website Claims To Find Cheap Airfare With 'Hidden City Ticketing'If you've been watching airfare to get the best price on your summer vacation plans, travel experts say there is a website you need to try.
Minnesota-Based GNP Co. Recalls 27 Tons Of ChickenMinnesota-based GNP Company is recalling more than 27 tons of chicken after contaminants were detected.
NEighbors (Not A Typo) Hold Huge Garage SaleThe adage "One man's trash is another man's treasure" rings very true this weekend in northeast Minneapolis. The NEighbors Sale Days is one giant garage sale, filled with plenty of great buys.
General Mills And The Lone RangerMinnesota-based General Mills turns 150 years old this year. The company does not have an exact date on when mills started making flour in 1866, but you can wish the company a happy birthday at the Stone Arch Bridge Festival Friday night.

Water Cooler

4 Things To Know: Orlando Shooter's Wife, Unbeaten Lynx & MoreHere are the four stories you need to know about for Wednesday, June 15. They include a frightening incident involving an alligator, and the memorial service plans for a hockey legend.
Tinder App To Block Users Under 18Many use the dating app Tinder to find their next potential mate. Some of them are not over the age of 18.
Herman School Graduates Class Of 2016 ... All 1 Of ThemHigh schools all over the state are graduating the class of 2016, and that's no different in Herman, Minnesota. The only major variable in this case is a matter of class size.
'Saved By The Bell's Screech Back In Wisconsin JailThe actor best known for playing Screech in TV's "Saved By The Bell" is back in jail in Wisconsin.
Science Museum's Mummy A Lot Younger Than ThoughtNot that it's going to put much spring back into his step, but the mummy on display at the Science Museum of Minnesota is actually more than 1,000 years younger than initially thought.
World's 1st Surviving Septuplets Graduate H.S. In IowaThe world's first surviving septuplets have graduated from their Iowa high school.

CBS National News

This Morning from CBS News, June 28, 2016
The Pat Summitt coaching tree is massive
Legendary basketball coach Pat Summit dies at 64
A look at Pat Summitt's milestone victories among the 1,098
Pat Summitt, iconic University of Tennessee basketball coach, dead at 64
Ikea pulling 27 million dressers after three children killed

CBS World News

1st shots fired in EU-U.K. divorce; how ugly will it get?
Rights group: Women arrested in Mexico often tortured
Asian stocks mostly lower as Brexit worries linger
17 dead when military helicopter crashes in Colombia
Stocks slide for 2nd straight day
Europe's leaders want quick breakup with Britain

More From WCCO | CBS Minnesota

Goin' To The Lake
The Leaderboard

Listen Live