Rise Of Overdose Deaths In AmericaOn WCCO Sunday Morning, Esme Murphy spoke with Lexi Reed Holtum of the Steve Rummler Hope Foundation about the rise of overdose deaths in America, as recently highlighted in the New York Times
Woman, Son Save Bald Eagle After Hitting It On I-94 In WisconsinA woman and her teenage son are being applauded Sunday night as wildlife heroes. But it didn't start out that way. The two were driving in Danbury Wis. last weekend on the way back from their cabin when an eagle eating roadkill took flight. They hit it with their car.
America's Most Patriotic Summer Vacation SpotsThe U.S.A. boasts all-American tourist spots from sea to shining sea.
Road Trip To America’s Most Haunted PlacesTake a different kind of road trip this year. Check out some of America's most haunted places according to Andrew Pyper, author of "The Damned."
5 Ways Unmanned Drones Could Affect The American Food SupplyHerding cattle. Counting fish. Taking an animal's temperature. Applying pesticides. When it comes to drones, "your imagination can go pretty wild in terms of what would be possible," says Roger Johnson, president of the National Farmers Union.
Being Uninsured In America Will Cost You MoreBeing uninsured in America will cost you more in 2015. It's the first year all taxpayers have to report to the Internal Revenue Service whether they had health insurance for the previous year, as required under President Barack Obama's law. Those who were uninsured face fines, unless they qualify for one of about 30 exemptions, most of which involve financial hardships.
She Became A U.S. Citizen At 97, Now She's Casting Her First VoteFor the first nine decades of her life, Chengyi Pan was a Chinese citizen. She remembers the days during World War II when American pilots dropped daily supplies, including toothpaste and chocolate.
Twin Cities Fails To Make List Of Snobbiest U.S. CitiesMinnesota nice? You betcha? Minneapolis-St. Paul may be a lot of things, but the Twin Cities are definitely not snobby, according to a new list of rankings from Travel + Leisure.
Minnesota Ranked The 2nd Happiest StateNot that Minnesotans need to be reminded of all the things that make their state one of the greatest to live in -- and not that we are not biased in these matters -- but there's another list confirming it. Minnesota is the second happiest state in America.
Real Estate Survey Lists Minnesota Among Least Patriotic StatesA new list came out that Minnesota is at the top of, but it may not be something we should be proud of. In a new online survey, Minnesota was found to be one of the least patriotic states in America. Minnesota came in 49 out of 50. Last place for patriotism goes to California.
17 World Cup Fans More Prepared For The Fourth Of July Than YouThese World Cup fans have a leg-up on us all when it comes to showing their patriotism and we all need to take cues from their American ways. Here are 17 World Cup fans that are more prepared for the 4th of July than you:
Duluth Voted The 'Best Town In America'The votes are in and the best town in America is? You betcha, it's Duluth, Minnesota. Outside Magazine asked voters which town was the best place to live, if they love an active lifestyle.