Backpackers Guide To AsiaTravel guide for three of the best countries to visit in Asia for backpackers
5 Historical Facts You Didn't Know About MinnesotaImpress your friends with these five little-known facts about Minnesota
Working Abroad: Countries With Easily Obtainable Work VisasA look at five countries with easily obtainable work visas for Americans
Japanese Company Offers 4-Day Work Week To EmployeesA Japanese fashion brand is giving some of its employees the option to work only four days a week -- for ten hours a day.
Good Question: How Many Nuclear Weapons Still Exist?The United States dropped an atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima 70 years ago Thursday. Estimates of causalities were anywhere between 90,000 and 160,000 people. It was the first nuclear weapon ever used, at a time when the United States was the only country with that capability. All of that has changed.
4 Things To Know: Ramadan Ends, Robot Hotels BeginThese are the four stories you need to know about from Friday, July 17. They include a shocking rampage in Tennessee, an eye-opening new hotel in Japan and a very important audition opportunity right here in the Twin Cities.
Young Minnesota Athletes Find Role Models In Women's World CupSupport for the U.S. Women’s Soccer team has grown as the team has moved ahead in the tournament. Some of their most loyal fans are young girls.
Minnesota Zoo Welcomes 3 Baby Snow MonkeysThe Minnesota Zoo is welcoming three new additions to their habitats: three baby snow monkeys. The babies were born April 17, April 20 and May 1 to mothers Yuki, Shumei and Yumoto.
World's Oldest Person On Her 117 Years: 'It Seemed Rather Short'The world's oldest person says 117 years doesn't seem like such a long time. Misao Okawa, the daughter of a kimono maker, made the comment Wednesday, at a celebration a day before her 117th birthday.
Minnesota Exports Record $5.5B In Third QuarterState officials say Minnesota exports have jumped nearly 6 percent in the last year. Minnesota exported a record $5.5 billion of manufactured, agricultural and mining products in the third quarter of 2014, the Department of Employment and Economic Development announced Wednesday. That's up 5.8 percent from the same period last year.
Finding Minnesota: Getting Buzzed On Honey WineWinemaking has brought sweet success to one Minnesota family, but they've been stung many times in the process. WineHaven is an award-winning vineyard and winery, but its best-selling product doesn't involve any grapes at all. It's a wine made of honey.
DeRusha Eats: Shoyu At MSP Airport It's a strange sight as you head towards the gate in concourse G at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Executive Chef Sara Johannes is at the wok inside Shoyu, which is not your standard airport restaurant. She says a lot of chefs probably think that working at an airport is not the best gig.