Do Students Go To School More Or Less Than In The Past?Since the mid-1960s, American children have been going to school between 170 and 180 days a year.
Why Are Movie Previews Called 'Trailers?'The newest trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi is generating a lot of buzz since its debut during the halftime shows of Monday’s Vikings-Bears game.
What Seasonal Jobs Are Out There? And Who's Doing Them?Christmas is 74 days away -- which means it's prime season for retailers looking for holiday help.
Why Are Dogs So Loyal?Everyone has a story about dog loyalty. Their dog follows them from room to room, does a dance when they get home or lays by their side when they're sick.
Why Do Minnesotans Say 'Duck, Duck, Gray Duck?'Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph started a game of "Duck, Duck, Gray Duck" after a touchdown and called it "Duck, Duck, Goose."
How Did The Vikings Get Their Colors?According to Vikings’ historian Fred Zamberletti, the first general manager of the team, Bert Rose, chose the colors purple and gold.
Morning Person Or Night Owl: Which Way Are We Born?This week, three Americans have won the Nobel Prize for their years of work on circadian rhythms.
How Do You Grow A Great Pumpkin?A visit to the pumpkin patch is a fall tradition for so many families.
How Common Are Mass Shootings?The massacre in Las Vegas is being called the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. To some, it seems like these tragedies happen more often. But do they?
Gardening, Walking, Cleaning: What Counts As Exercise?Vacuuming a home, raking the lawn or carrying boxes up the stairs can help the heart, according to a new, long-term study on exercise.
Why Are Honeycrisp Apples More Expensive?It's one of Minnesota's most popular inventions: The Honeycrisp apple.
What Is Puerto Rico's Relationship To The U.S.?Puerto Rico and the United States have had a special relationship since 1898.

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