Philosophy Professor In St. Cloud Pleads Guilty To Smuggling IvoryA St. Cloud State University philosophy professor has pleaded guilty to illegally smuggling items made of elephant ivory from the United States to China.
Analysis: Twin Cities Remains 1 Of The Most Affordable Housing Markets In US The 13-county Twin Cities region continues to remain near the top of affordable housing markets in the United States, according to a real estate analysis from St. Thomas.
Report: One-Third Of US Kids Still Eat Fast Food Every DayAbout one-third of U.S. children and teens eat pizza or other fast food every day, a new government report shows. That's about the same as it was in the 1990s.
4 Things To Know: Cuba-US Embassies Open, Ashley Madison Hack & MoreFrom a historic day in Cuba-United States relations to a major cheating website hacked, here are the four stories to know for Monday, July 20.
Survey: Parents Giving Children Even More For AllowanceA new survey says the average allowance amount is going up. According to the survey by American Express, parents are paying their kids about $35 a week. That's gone up $8 from last year.
Gas Prices Fall Across The NationThe average national price for a gallon of regular gas dropped five cents over the past month to $2.39 a gallon.
World Powers, Iran Reach Framework For Nuke Deal By June 30The United States, Iran and five other world powers on Thursday announced an understanding outlining limits on Iran's nuclear program so it cannot lead to atomic weapons, directing negotiators toward achieving a comprehensive agreement within three months.
Fugitive Cult Leader Awaiting Extradition Back To USA fugitive from Minnesota is now awaiting extradition back to the United States. Victor Barnard, who spent the last year on the US Marshal Service's most wanted list, is accused of having sex with young girls in his religious camp near Finlayson, some as young as 12 years old.
Ventura Questions Chris Kyle's Hero Status, Likens US To Nazi GermanyFormer Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura is continuing his criticism of the movie and memoir, "American Sniper." In an interview with Fox News Radio, Ventura disputed that the late U.S. Navy Seal Chris Kyle was a hero. He then likened the United States to Nazi Germany.
Despite The Wet Spring, This Looks To Be A Record Year For CornMinnesota farmers are helping to contribute to record breaking harvest predictions for the year. The federal government predicts that Minnesota farmers will produce 1.34 billion bushels of corn this year.
17 World Cup Fans More Prepared For The Fourth Of July Than YouThese World Cup fans have a leg-up on us all when it comes to showing their patriotism and we all need to take cues from their American ways. Here are 17 World Cup fans that are more prepared for the 4th of July than you:
8 Notable Players Missing The World CupEach country can only bring 23 men to Brazil to compete for the World Cup this year. A few notable men were left off rosters for various reasons and some may surprise you ...