Conception Calculator: How to Estimate the Date You Were Conceived—And What Was Happening 9 Months PriorIt's always both a fun and odd exercise to imagine what your parents were doing, in a broad sense, nine months before you born. Remember, it is roughly 266 days between conception and birth, on average.
3 Dead In Wis. Double Murder-Suicide ID'dAuthorities have identified the three people found dead on Christmas Eve in what police call a double murder-suicide in the northern Wisconsin community of Ashland.
Falling Gas Prices Make For Record Number Of Holiday TravelersIt's on track to be the busiest holiday for travel ever, and the American Auto Association (AAA) says you can credit that to falling gas prices.
Last-Minute Holiday Shoppers Out In ForceYou made your list. You checked it twice -- but that does not mean all those holiday errands are finished. With Christmas Eve just hours away, shoppers hit Twin Cities' grocery stores and shopping malls all day.
Protester: BLM Needs To Keep Touching 'Economic Pressure Points'Activists with the group Black Lives Matter called Wednesday’s protest that started at the Mall of America and ended at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport a success.
Amazon Offering 1-Hour Shipping For Twin Cities Last-Minute Holiday ShoppersThe holidays are a peak shopping time for Amazon and today it showed off its Prime Now hub in Minneapolis. Amazon says it's Prime home is a procrastinator's dream.
NOAA: Christmas Might Be One Of The Warmest On RecordIf your number one holiday wish this year is to have a white Christmas in Minnesota, you may want to start thinking about a backup wish. According to the maps released Monday by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the entire state stands a better than normal chance of experiencing above-normal temperatures between Dec. 22 and Dec. 28.
Time Running Out For Last-Minute Holiday ShoppersWith only a pair of days still left until Christmas, analysts are already predicting a milestone shopping season for retailers. This past weekend alone added up to the biggest two-day sales period ever, totaling $42 billon. Of course many shoppers aren't finished yet.
Free Admission To Holidazzle Market On Christmas EveLooking for an excuse to go to the Holidazzle Holiday Market in downtown Minneapolis? Here's one: free admission on Christmas Eve.
UPS Delivery Delays Cause Christmas HeadachesThousands of packages that were expected to arrive on Christmas Eve didn't make it to their destinations. UPS, the world's largest package delivery service, told CNN that they made a miscalculation, underestimating the number of packages they needed to ship. UPS officials say demand for packages was much higher than they expected, and their system was overwhelmed.
Mpls. Family Brings Holiday Cheer To Battered Women's ShelterA North Minneapolis woman uses her birthday to help and empower others. Colette Benettie, her family and her close friends donate their time on Christmas Eve to put together a luncheon at Harriet Tubman's Battered Women's shelter in Minneapolis.
A Bitterly Cold Christmas Eve In MinnesotaMinnesotans are dealing with arctic cold heading into Christmas Eve. The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill warning for west-central Minnesota through noon Tuesday. The rest of the state is under a wind chill advisory.