Franken Calls His Washington Memoir A 'Psychological Thriller'U.S. Sen. Al Franken is not done with his career as an author. The second-term Minnesota Democrat, former "Saturday Night Live" writer-performer, and best-selling author is working on a memoir about his years in Washington.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best Bets Here’s a look at what’s going on this weekend. Events include Comic-Con, the St. Paul Art Crawl and the Stillwater Harvest Fest.
Former Secretary Of State Madeleine Albright Guest Stars On 'Madam Secretary'Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright makes a cameo appearance as herself.
Year’s Best Ads Returning To The Walker This HolidayA 29-year tradition continues at the Walker Art Center this holiday season, as the museum once again will host the British Arrows Awards, a celebration of the year’s most innovative, moving and humorous ads.
Twin Cities Film Fest Boasts More MN-Connections, Broader Line-Up The sixth annual Twin Cities Film Festival is boasting a broader line-up this year, featuring more movies with Minnesota connections, more documentaries and more features from filmmakers around the world.
St. Paul Pays Tribute To Bob Dylan With 'Positively 4th Street'First, it was a mural. Now, it's a whole street. St. Paul is the latest city to pay tribute to Minnesota's own, Bob Dylan.
7 Best Books Written By Internet CelebritiesThere used to be a day when celebrities were movie stars and rock stars. The World Wide Web changed everything and created a whole new brand of star: the Internet sensation.
Playwrights' Center Hosts New Plays Festival In MinneapolisThe Playwrights' Center in Minneapolis will feature new plays at the 32nd annual PlayLabs festival this month. The festival runs Oct. 12-18 at the center, located on East Franklin Avenue.
Duluth Radio Station Claims Permanent Switch To Year-Round Christmas MusicA sports radio station in Duluth claims it's permanently changing formats to year-round holiday music. The switch-over happened late Wednesday, when WEBC-AM 560 and FM 106.5 began simulcasting Christmas tunes months before the holiday season begins.
Local Music Tap: 4 Shows To See This Week(end)From a group of Iron Range musicians making a trip down to the cities to an EP release at the 7th Street Entry, here are the four shows to see this weekend.
'A Brilliant Young Mind' Examines What It Means To Be Different, GiftedBesides suffering from a particularly boring U.S. release title, the English film "A Brilliant Young Mind" tells a nuanced and tender story of a mathematically gifted teenager who struggles to relate to those who love him.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsIt's the first weekend in October, and there are so many fun ways to celebrate fall. Several different Oktoberfests are taking place, there's a grape stomp, and you can even check out the fall fashion at the much anticipated opening of Nordstrom.