A Minnesota man accused of tweeting threats to kill a federal judge and FBI agents pleaded guilty Tuesday to a lesser count and was sentenced to three years of probation by a judge who advised him to think before he posts.
It’s a contest that has become so bitter that Republicans are concerned it could not only cost the party the White House, but affect Congressional and even state house elections.
Bernie Sanders didn’t just win Tuesday night, he won big in every Minnesota Congressional district. Sanders routed Hillary Clinton in a contest that almost everyone thought would be a close one.
Minnesota’s DFL Party chair says the turnout on Super Tuesday is so heavy, it is possible it will approach 2008’s record turnout of 220,000 voters. Party Chair Ken Martin says only a handful of precincts have run out of ballots, and voting has been orderly despite the very heavy turnout.
Three Gopher basketball players have been sidelined, and there are reports that two graphic sex tapes are to blame.
Trump, whose candidacy many Republican leaders once considered a joke, is poised, if he does as well as some polls predict on Super Tuesday, to all but lock up the nomination.
New technology doesn’t just leave your personal information vulnerable — it can leave people, especially young girls, vulnerable.
Brooklyn Park police say they believe a man with a legal permit to carry shot and killed a would-be armed robber in Brooklyn Park Monday night. Police say the shooting happened at 8 p.m. at the end of a driveway in the 7500 block of Imperial Drive.
Investigators arrested Danny Heinrich in October of 2015. Court documents made public at the time revealed that Heinrich was one of the earliest suspects in the Wetterling case.
On Monday, Danny Heinrich, the person of interest in the Jacob Wetterling case, will appear in federal court on child pornography charges.
Former U.S. Senator Norm Coleman is speaking out about his battle with throat cancer and the remarkable progress he is making as part of a clinical trial at the Mayo Clinic.
Minnesota caucuses are set to take place on March 1. If you’ve been watching TV in the last week, you’ve probably noticed ads for Democratic candidates Hilary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.
Ronald Reagan used to talk about what he called the 11th Commandment: “Thou shalt not speak ill of any fellow Republican.” Those days are clearly long gone, as the Republican candidates continue to trade insults on the debate stage and on the campaign trail.
A Twin Cities man charged with leading a conspiracy to send several men to join ISIS changed his plea Thursday. Abdirizak Warsame, 20, is now pleading guilty to providing material support to the ISIS, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office. He was originally arrested in December in Eagan.
A man wrongfully convicted of sexually abusing his stepdaughter will likely receive $475,000 from Minnesota taxpayers — but the state legislature must still approve the award. In his attorney’s office Wednesday, Roger Olsen described how he still has trouble getting a job even a decade after the conviction was tossed.
Officials with the American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota and the Minneapolis chapter of the NAACP are filing a lawsuit against the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension connected to the officer-involved shooting that led to Jamar Clark’s death in Minneapolis.
Governor Mark Dayton is back home at the Governor’s mansion Monday night after being hospitalized overnight at Regions Hospital in St. Paul. Gov. Dayton, who has a history of health problems, fainted at a political event in Woodbury Sunday night.
For the second time in less than a week, we are learning of a Minneapolis police officer who has been fired — and the department will not say why. Officer Blayne Lehner, the subject of a police brutality lawsuit in federal court, was let go last Friday.
Usually harmless chemicals are added to the water to protect the pipes from corrosion. In April 2014, Flint tapped into its own river for water, it wasn’t properly treated and stripped lead from pipes.
When it comes to Super Bowl plans, most Minnesotans are trying to figure out where we want to watch the game and what kind of food we want to eat. But for a handful of Minnesotans, Super Bowl 50 is an event to be studied from every angle.
Jury selection begins Monday for the trial of former Minnesota Vikings Stu Voigt. Voigt and his business partner Jeffrey Gardner head to federal court this week for allegedly bilking investors out of millions of dollars. The two face several criminal charges in connection to a real estate scheme between 2005 and 2007.
Minnesota voters won’t get a say in the presidential race until March 1, when the state’s caucuses will be held.
Sen. Franken’s proposal comes just one week after the state of Minnesota announced its own student loan refinancing program, and as college affordability has become a major topic in the presidential race.
Forty-seven dogs, including 24 puppies, were rescued earlier this month from a farm in Carver county. The dogs are now getting medical attention and will all eventually be up for adoption.
A Lakeville teenager’s song is getting tens of thousands of plays and downloads. She posted it after her boyfriend was killed in a rollover crash before Christmas.