'Knock It Off': 99-Year-Old Gets 18-Year-Old Hostage Taker To Release HerDoris Wasden of Utah not only stood up to the criminal but was reportedly able to secure her own release during a tense standoff with police.
Grandmother Overcomes Drugs To Help Other AddictsOn Wednesday, Dec. 9, WCCO is hosting a phone bank as part of our "Trees of Hope" series. WCCO will be raising funds for Minnesota Adult and Teen Challenge. MnTC helps thousands of people overcome drug addiction and lead healthy and productive lives.
81-Year-Old Woman Crosses Skydiving Off Her Bucket ListSometimes, it takes a while before you can act on your dreams. One grandmother from Brooklyn Park, Minn. has been talking about skydiving for a long time. Sunday, her big moment finally came.
Man Sentenced To Life In Brutal Stabbing Death Of GrandmotherAn 18-year-old Willmar man has been sentenced for his involvement in the <a href="http://cbsloc.al/11zTzW1">murder and robbery plot of his grandmother</a>. On Wednesday morning, Robert Inocencio Warwick pleaded guilty to first-degree murder while committing a felony and was sentenced to life in prison. Another charge, first-degree premeditated murder, was dismissed.
Kevin Love Leaves Team To Mourn Grandmother's Passing Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love has left the team to mourn the passing of his maternal grandmother. The team says Carol Lee Craig died on Wednesday night, when Love and the Wolves were in Mexico City to play the San Antonio Spurs.
YouTube Loves La Crosse's ‘Grandma Drummer’ Mary Hvsida lives near La Crosse, Wis., and as you can tell, she's been playing drums since she was 15. Every few months, the 63 year old pops into a local drum shop, plays the drums, then leaves. No one really knew who she was, until a video of her playing went viral this week. Since her last band broke up 13 years ago, Mary says she gets the urge to play every now and again.
Thielbar To Go On Bereavement List Minnesota Twins left-handed reliever Caleb Thielbar will go on the bereavement list Thursday following the death of his grandmother.
Police: Wallet Stolen From Grandmother As She Shoveled SnowA 70-year-old grandmother's wallet was stolen while she was shoveling outside earlier this week, Minneapolis police say, and the public's help is needed in finding the suspects.
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Police Investigating Death Of 10-Week-Old BoyEagan police say they're investigating the death of a 10-week-old boy who was sleeping in the same bed as his drunken grandmother one week ago.
6-Year-Old Calls 911 For GrandmotherQuick thinking from a 6-year-old may have saved her grandmother's life in Chaska Wednesday.