Ten years ago, 36 percent of retail purchases were paid in cash. Today, that’s dropped to 29 percent, and if this trend continues over the next generation, it could fall to 10 percent.
An alleged drug suspect brought Minnesota-bound traffic on the Blatnik Bridge to a brief standstill after police say he threw cash out of his car window in Superior.
A new survey reveals how many Minnesota teenagers are increasing their risk of getting skin cancer. A new study from the Department of Health found 34 percent of white girls in the 11th grade admitted to using tanning beds over the last year. More than half of them tanned indoors 10 or more times.
One of the men accused of stealing money, checks and gift cards from wedding receptions in the north metro has been sentenced.
The Twin Cities man who tossed1,000 $1 bills to strangers at the Mall of America on Black Friday says it was worth it. Apple Valley-resident Serge Vorobyov, 29, threw money from the third floor rotunda railing on Friday afternoon. The money fell down to a crowd that had gathered to listen to holiday music. When the performers starting singing “Let It Snow,” Vorobyov started tossing the cash. He told police he was going through a divorce and having financial problems. He only had $1,000 to his name.
Three suspects accused of stealing checks, cash and gift cards while crashing a wedding reception have been identified by police.
If you get great service in a restaurant, what do you leave for a tip? — 20, 25 percent?
A Minnesota man has been indicted on a federal charge that he stole more than $182,000 from ATMs while working as an armored truck driver. Thirty-one-year-old Christopher James Diestler was charged this week with one count of bank larceny.
Three friends didn’t get what their ordered whatsoever at a Taco Bell drive-through Saturday night in Kentwood, Mich. The trio opened their bag and didn’t find Mexican fast food, but wads of cash to the tune of $3,600.
A West St. Paul pastor has pleaded guilty in connection with having an affair with his 16-year-old parishioner, and even leaving the state with the juvenile to flee to Mexico.
The guys that brought you the WHISTING MEDLEY are back with an ode to HIP HOP.
A Minneapolis man in a wheelchair was struck five times in the head with a handgun, and then robbed at gunpoint of his social security check totaling $900, police say.
A dead dog and a malnourished canine were discovered – in addition to illegal narcotics, drug paraphernalia and a large sum of cash – during a search warrant the Roseville Police and East Metro SWAT executed at 8 a.m. on Wednesday.
Police are offered a reward for information that leads to the arrest of a robbery suspect who stole from a St. Paul bank on Thursday afternoon.
Police are asking for help in finding the man who robbed a Richfield TCF Bank Friday morning.