A Pennsylvania woman became the first person in the United States to contract a rare type of superbug last week. It is a form of E. coli resistant to even the strongest antibiotics.
The gorilla killed at the Cincinnati Zoo was part of an endangered species. There are fewer than 200,000 western lowland gorillas alive today.
It’s Friday, and that means we are answering some of your Good Questions. This week: License plate tabs, Little Red Porkette and forest fire containment.
It is hard to trust the weather in Minnesota when planning holiday weekends. Rain and clouds all seem to be lingering right around the corner. In fact, some rain is expected in five of the next six days.
Presidential front-runners Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have been talking about helping the middle class. In 2014, the typical American family income was about $53,000 dollars.
By now, you’ve likely seen the video of Texas mom, Candace Payne, laughing while wearing a Chewbacca mask, and laughed with her.
Many kids rely on bicycles not only for recreation, but as their mode of transportation.
It’s Friday, and we’re answering your Good Questions! Melody from Bloomington wants to know: What’s the law for turning on your headlights?
From “Star Wars,” to Marvel, to the new “Ghostbusters” — controversies are hitting the toy aisle. In some cases, female action figures have been left off the shelves for fear they would not sell as well.
A new report revealed the drunkest cities in America, and our neighbors to the east are well represented. Twelve of the top 20 cities are in Wisconsin, and seventeen of the top 20 are in the Upper Midwest.
Grilling season is here, and that means shoppers will be deciding between 80-percent and 90-percent lean-ground beef. You can actually buy ground beef as low as 70-percent lean, and that had some viewers wondering just how they determine fat content.
Over the past decade, average tuition has risen more than 80 percent. That got us wondering — what does tuition pay for? Good Question.
It’s Friday, so that means WCCO’s John Lauritsen is answering some of your Good Questions. Darrin from Woodbury wants to know: Why do they play “Pomp and Circumstance” at graduations?
We still don’t know much about Prince’s death. Part of that is because of medical privacy laws. So what is HIPAA? Good Question.
Whether you want to do your civic duty or not, the chances of getting selected for jury duty are kind of like hitting the lottery. “Only about 5 percent out of everyone in the state,” said Kathie LaCosse, jury program coordinator for the state of Minnesota.
For many kids, the countdown is on to summer vacation. A lot of Minnesota schools have less than a month to go before summer break. While students here get summers off, kids in a lot of other countries, like China and Japan, have year-round schooling.
U.S. consumers are using credit cards at the fastest pace in more than a decade. It got us wondering how much we are charging. And who’s carrying a credit card balance? Good Question.
It’s Friday night, so that means we’re answering a few of your Good Questions that we couldn’t get to this week.
To thousands of Americans, Cinco de Mayo means tacos, guacamole and margaritas. They may think they are celebrating Mexico’s independence. But Cinco de Mayo was actually created because of another historical event.
Prince was reportedly on prescription pain medications when he died. The Mayo Clinic says nearly 70 percent of Americans are on at least one prescription drug. The majority of those drugs are used to relieve pain.
When the weather warms up, we are not the only ones who can’t wait to get out and about. You will notice ants on your sidewalk and driveway, and in many cases in your kitchen, bathroom and even bedroom. And it can be really hard to get rid of them.
Parts of Minnesota saw more than four inches of rain this week. So, we’re answering some of your rainy day Good Questions.
We could get the preliminary results of what caused Prince’s death any day now. The medical examiner has been working on this since the beloved Minnesota musician died one week ago.
A viral video shows what female sports reporters have to put up with from online haters. To show how bad it is, a group of men read some disturbing tweets that were sent to reporters Julie DiCaro and Sarah Spain.
Chances are you have heard it before: You have to get 10,000 steps in a day to be healthy. Fitbit users are constantly reminded of this.