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Americans Feel Bored 131 Days A Year, On AverageThe researchers defined a boring day as one where someone has no fun at all.
Report: Saunders, Wolves Close To Finalizing Head Coaching DealThe Minnesota Timberwolves are reportedly close to a deal to make Ryan Saunders the new, permanent head coach.
Columbine School Shooting Survivor Found Dead In His HomeAustin Eubanks was shot in the hand and knee in the Columbine attack that killed 12 classmates and a teacher, including Eubanks' best friend.
Trump Tweets On Abortion Aimed At Toning Down DebateThe law passed in Alabama allows no exceptions for rape and incest after six weeks, a measure that even some like longtime televangelist Pat Roberts have labeled too "extreme."
Trump Warns Iran Will Face 'End' If It Threatens U.S.Trump's tweet came after he seemingly sought to soften his tone on Iran following days of heightened tension sparked by the sudden deployment by the U.S. of bombers.
Oprah Surprises Afterschool Program With $500,000 DonationThe media mogul was inspired after watching a CBS News reports about an after-school initiative providing youth with a safe place to go.
Pedestrian Killed In Coon Rapids Train Incident; Northstar Service DelayedThe Anoka County Sheriff’s Office says there was a fatal accident between a pedestrian and a train Monday morning.
Spring Frost Advisory Prompt Gardeners To Protect PlantsSue Hustings with Highland Nursery in St. Paul says to avoid using plastic to cover up plants. She says the material can actually attract cold temperatures.
Former St. Paul Church At Center Of Historic Preservation DebateThe Twin Cities German Immersion School bought the former St Andrew's Catholic Church on Como Avenue several years ago, but the school's construction plan to tear down the church is striking a nerve with community members.
Nearly 70 Years Old, World's Largest Ball Of Twine Still Reels 'Em In"Weird Al" Yankovic wrote a song about the ball, which the mayor says really helped bring twine ball awareness to the rest of the world.
2 Injured, 1 Critically Hurt In Minneapolis Bus Shelter CrashTwo people were injured and another was critically hurt Sunday night when a vehicle crashed into a Minneapolis bus shelter. The driver is in custody.
Gov. Tim Walz, Legislative Leaders Reach Budget DealThe budget deal does not include any gas tax hike. The health care provider tax that Republicans opposed remains, classrooms get a 2% funding boost for each of the next two years and there's a middle-class income tax cut beginning in 2022.