A winning lottery ticket worth $16 million will become worthless at 4 p.m. Thursday if no one steps forward to claim the prize. See why in the video above.
Two people were rescued by fire crews in Ham Lake, Minn. this morning. [WCCO: Local]
New Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Dave Senjem says he’s planning to push the legislative agenda championed by his ousted predecessor, including a focus on creating jobs. [WCCO]
In today’s digital age, it’s easy to send out an email by mistake — even for a company that’s in the business of communication. The New York Times thought it was sending an email to […]
If you thought Target’s most notable day of the year was Black Friday, think again. Houston mother Michelle Hickman is planning an international “nurse-in,” to be held at all of their locations, on Dec. 28. […]
A chimp who played Cheetah in the ‘Tarzan’ movies in the 30s, died at age 80 this week. The chimp lived at an animal sanctuary in Florida. Read more about the animal here.
The economy may have been on the top of many people’s minds in 2011, but there were also some high profile crime stories too. Jerry Sandusky, Casey Anthony, Amanda Knox, Dominique Strauss Kahn and Conrad […]
We told you about a grass fire that one of our photographers caught on tape yesterday and now the DNR is warning of fire because of the dry conditions. Read more here.
Looking to have a romantic New Year’s Eve? Check out this guide.
We are cooling down just a bit, but we are still above average. And will there be snow over New Year’s weekend? Check out the forecast above.
Take a look at any construction site across Minnesota and you’ll see our economic recovery in the works. What’s obvious with every building going up and every load of concrete delivered, is that more and […]
Are you planning to go out and celebrate New Year’s Eve, or stay home and save money? This month’s Consumer Confidence Survey says more of us may be feeling like a bigger party this year […]
MinnesotaSenate Republicans have elected Dave Senjem of Rochester as their new majority leader. The GOP senators picked Senjem after meeting for more than 10 hours to select a replacement for Amy Koch, who resigned amid […]
A plane from WWII was found at the bottom of the ocean near Jupiter, Fla It was still intact after all these years. [CBS NEWS]
The young boy who was shot by a stray bullet in Minneapolis has died, according to the boy’s uncle. Read more here.
Besides the placement of the beer can, this video is great. Dog is definitely man’s best friend even when it comes to music.
Between 100 and 120 Sears and Kmart stores will be closed, the retailer said Tuesday, after terrible holiday sales during what is the most crucial time of the year for retailers. [CBS News]
Quite a night for Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints — a record and a rout. Brees set the NFL record for yards passing in a season, breaking a mark that Dan Marino had […]
Some moments are so amazing — it is hard to believe they were caught on tape. We have a montage of some of the most memorable viral video moments of 2011. Watch it above.
The baby polar bear in the video above melted the hearts of our morning show team. If you watch it, don’t say we didn’t warn ya — you will ‘awwwww.’
It was a record warm day on Monday. Click on the video above to see what is in store today.
A the Texas family had just opened presents on Christmas when a family member dressed as Santa Clause came into the house, shot six people and then killed himself. Yikes. [CBS News]
Cincinnati receiver Jerome Simpson may have scored arguably the best touchdown of the season in Sunday’s Week 16 game against the Cardinals. [Huffington Post]
Social media is everywhere these days and it played a big role in the headlines around the world in 2011.
Investigators believe that seven people who were found dead Christmas Day were cleaning up holiday wrapping paper when they were shot inside a suburban Fort Worth apartment, but a motive remains unclear. [NY Daily]