Former NBA Star Giving Back With N. Minneapolis Housing ProjectA former NBA star has returned to his roots in North Minneapolis to make a difference.
Rashad Vaughn Recalls Early Days In Minneapolis, Where Love Of Basketball BlossomedJust a four-hour drive from his hometown in Minneapolis, Rashad Vaughn is making a name for himself at the Milwaukee Bucks. The Robbinsdale Cooper High graduate was drafted in the first round after just one year in college.
Draft Prospect Rashad Vaughn Returns To Minn. For 2 WorkoutsRashad Vaughn has been crisscrossing the country over the last month, joining dozens of NBA draft prospects at workout after workout while hoping to solidify his status as a first-round selection.
Minn. Terror Suspect Returns To Twitter, Posts False InformationA fugitive Minnesota terror suspect was back on Twitter Tuesday, spreading false information about a Texas attack to ISIS sympathizers. WCCO reported Monday how the Minnesotan known as Mujahid Miski encouraged one of two gunmen involved in an attempted attack on a Texas event.
Minnesota Delegation Included In Washington Counter-Terrorism SummitOfficials believe terror groups are still here, recruiting in Minnesota. A delegation from the state will travel to Washington next week to be part of a summit on countering violent extremism. The goal is to find ways to engage at-risk communities and to stop extremists from recruiting for terror groups.
Robbinsdale Student Aces ACT TestIt's not easy to achieve perfection on the ACT, but that's exactly what one Robbinsdale Cooper High School student accomplished in December. Not only did Min-Hyung Choi receive a perfect 36 on the test, he didn't even need to take it this early -- and he's only a sophomore. Inside Robbinsdale Cooper, roughly 1,700 teens make up the student body. But Min-Hyung stands out in the crowd.
How Did Douglas McCain Become A Terrorist?New details are emerging about the 33-year-old former Minnesotan who died while fighting in Syria.
High School Friend Speaks On Man Who Died Fighting For ISIS The State Department has confirmed that a man who grew up in Minnesota has died while fighting for a terrorist group overseas. Thirty-three-year-old Douglas McCain, who grew up in New Hope, died over the weekend in Syria.
If You Missed It: High School Sports Rally For 2/8Our featured game on Friday was Lakeville North took on Hopkins in boys basketball.
Where Are MN Prep Gridiron Stars Going To College?On Wednesday, Jerry Kill announces his recruiting class as part of signing day. The Gophers missed out on some key in-state recruits and are hoping they stole a couple from other areas of the country.
If You Missed It: High School Sports Rally For 1/11If you weren't able to watch the Rally after the news Friday night, we've got all the high school winter sports action in in the videos below.
Gopher Rodney Williams Steps Up On The CourtForward Rodney Williams has had to challenge himself to get to his senior year. And he’s finally emerging as a go-to leader for the Gopher basketball team. It's been a work in progress that feels like it's finally where it should be.