The University of Minnesota is looking for African American women to take part in a yoga study. Researchers say the study participants must also be women who get little to no exercise, and who consider themselves overweight.
The Minneapolis NAACP is calling for action after allegations of racism at a Twin Cities restaurant.
Doctors from the University of Minnesota, Hennepin County Medical Center and researchers from Abbott Diagnostics just announced they’re launching a joint study on concussions and traumatic brain injury.
St. Paul police say an officer was forced to shoot and kill an elderly man’s dog after it bit four people Sunday. Police say officers found a frantic scene near the Edgcumbe Recreation Center on Griggs Street at about 4:30 p.m.
After 18 negotiation sessions, Twin Cities janitors have reached a tentative agreement with the cleaning companies that employ them.
On Thursday we learned a fatal car crash in Dakota County took the life of an award-winning high school theater teacher and director. Dennis Swanson earned a spot in the Minnesota State High School Hall of Fame.
Minneapolis police arrested a 56-year-old man they say was involved in a series of burglaries, including one that included vandalism at a mosque. Police say Edward Zahi Moses Saad has been taken into custody.
Republican candidate Marco Rubio returned to Minnesota Tuesday for his second rally in a week, and drew a big crowd.
Despite many different efforts to end homelessness in Hennepin County, the number of people living in shelters has increased.
A hidden camera confirmed what a Twin Cities woman feared was happening to her mother at a home for seniors: She was being abused by her care giver. Police say it happened at The Glenn Hopkins senior home, formerly called St. Therese Southwest.
You would not expect to see mosquito control crews out and about while there is still snow and ice on the ground — but they are. Crews from the Metropolitan Mosquito Control District started treating 100 acres of marshes last week.
It wasn’t just a traffic accident that disrupted a Megabus trip from Chicago to Minneapolis on Sunday — The bus exploded.
Wednesday night, thousands of Twin Cities janitors have formed picket lines outside the places they normally clean. It’s a one-day strike, but it involves 4,000 members of the Service Employees International Union.
Twin Cities janitors are making final preparations for Wednesday’s one-day strike.
What started as a summer camp for Minnesota kids who love soccer has evolved into an international exchange program.
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says a hungry lone wolf attacked and killed a family dog, Leo, Tuesday afternoon on a trail at Brighton Beach just north of Duluth.
You never want too many cooks in the kitchen — especially if they are just 10 or 11 years old. But Donatelli’s Italian Restaurant in White Bear Lake continued a tradition Tuesday they started eight years ago.
Deputies in western Wisconsin say they found a 9-year-old girl driving a pickup truck while her mother, and the mother’s boyfriend, sat next to her intoxicated.
Even though it’s just a few weeks away, we found out it’s not too late to take advantage of some great deals to warm weather destinations.
A Twin Cities icon hit the big time tonight in a Super Bowl ad. But ask him, he’s always been big time. We’re talking about Fancy Ray, the Minneapolis comedian and television personality who calls himself the “Best Looking Man in Comedy.”
Tuesday’s heavy snow fall caused the drive to and from work and school to take a lot longer than normal. Even with the slower driving, there were many accidents. The Minnesota State Patrol says at least 475 vehicles wound up in the ditch. Nearly 563 others were involved in a crash, and more than 50 people were hurt.
A breakthrough therapy for spinal cord injury patients just got a big boost here in Minnesota. A state grant was just awarded to researchers at the University of Minnesota and Hennepin County Medical Center to study epidural spinal cord stimulation.
A New Prague first grader got quite a surprise when she was sent to the principal’s office Wednesday afternoon. She thought her mother was picking her up for a dentist appointment. But instead, it was her father, who she had not seen in six months because he was deployed overseas.
A Golden Valley company is taking a bold step to set itself apart from the competition. Solution Design Group announced Wednesday they are 100 percent employee-owned. SDG is an IT consulting firm with about 150 workers.
A St. Paul charter school is in the middle of a heated debate between parents and activists, who plan to protest Tuesday night. It centers around a 5-year-old boy who chooses to wear a skirt to school. The administration at Nova Classical Academy in St. Paul is in the process of adopting a policy for transgender students.