President Trump Signs Executive Order To Give Unemployed Americans Extra $400 Per WeekWith negotiations to reinstate federal help stalled, President Donald Trump signed an executive order Saturday giving unemployed Americans an extra $400 per week.
Police: 1 Dead Following Minneapolis StabbingAuthorities are investigating after a fight turned into a fatal stabbing in Minneapolis Saturday night. 
Police: 3 People Evaluated After Lightning Strikes Lakeville Park ShelterPolice say three people are being evaluated for injuries after lightning struck a Lakeville park shelter Saturday evening.
Coronavirus In Wisconsin: Positive COVID-19 Cases Hit New Single-Day HighWisconsin confirmed six new COVID-19 deaths on Saturday, bringing the statewide death toll to 996.
President Trump Signs Limited Executive Orders Related To Unemployment ReliefPresident Trump signed several executive orders pertaining to unemployment relief on Saturday, including extending enhanced unemployment relief benefits, but at $400 a week instead of $600.
Kanye West's Nomination Papers Challenged In WisconsinRapper Kanye West's attempt to get on Wisconsin's presidential ballot as a third-party candidate is being challenged.
Crowds Of Bikers Gather At Sturgis Rally, With Little Signs Of COVID-19 PrecautionsThe coronavirus may be changing the world, but there aren't many signs of the pandemic at the massive annual motorcycle rally being held this week at a small city along Interstate 90 in western South Dakota.
Three Shot, One Stabbed Overnight In MinneapolisAt least three people were shot and one person was stabbed overnight in Minneapolis.
State Patrol: Driver Crashes And Dies While Fleeing From BurglaryWhile a deputy from the Dakota County Sheriff's Office was investigating a burglary in progress on Thursday morning, a driver chose to flee the scene, but crashed and died.


Ramsey County Begins Free COVID-19 TestingRamsey County began free COVID-19 testing Saturday for anyone who wants it, whether they have symptoms or not, David Schuman reports (2:08). WCCO 4 News at 10 – August 8, 2020
President Trump Signs Executive Order To Give Unemployed Americans Extra $400 Per WeekWith negotiations to reinstate federal help stalled, President Donald Trump signed an executive order today giving unemployed Americans an extra $400 per week, Erin Hassanzadeh reports (2:43). WCCO 4 News at 10 – August 8, 2020
4 Things You Need To Know: August 8, 2020Here are the 4 things you need to know for today (1:17) WCCO 4 Saturday Morning - August 8, 2020.
Twin Cities Vegan Chef ChallengeJennifer Mayerle speaks with Laura Matanah, executive director for Compassion Action for Animals. This month, chefs across the Twin Cities are participating in a challenge to create the best vegan dish (3:37) WCCO 4 Saturday Morning - August 8, 2020
State Fairgrounds Transform Into A Dinosaur AdventureJennifer Mayerle and Mike Augustyniak speaks to Christopher Plakut from Dinosaur Adventure, a drive-through show that allows you to meet dinosaurs! (2:39) WCCO 4 Saturday Morning - August 8, 2020
History At Heart: New MHS Exhibit Allows For ReflectionJennifer Mayerle speaks with Ami Naff of the Minnesota Historical Society about a new exhibit currently behind the Mill City Museum in Minneapolis (2:14) WCCO 4 Saturday Morning - August 8, 2020



'Job Gains Have Slowed Considerably,' Says Economic Policy Institute EconomistUnemployment's sizable decline in July still reflects a slowing economic recovery in the face of the unchecked coronavirus pandemic.
Wisconsin's State Fair Drive-Thru Gives Glimpse Of What Minnesotans Can Expect From 'Food Parade'The Wisconsin State Fair drive-through experience is up and running, giving Minnesotans a taste of what the Great Minnesota Get-Together's food parade could look like.
Jeffrey Paulson Charged In New Brighton Chase That Left Officer With Broken WristA 26-year-old Twin Cities man is facing assault and other charges after an officer suffered a broken wrist trying to arrest him as he drove away, with the officer hanging out of the car.
SEC Investigating Kodak After Stock Surge Following Drug Deal With US GovernmentEastman Kodak's potentially lucrative deal to help the U.S. government make more generic drugs domestically is threatening to turn into a regulatory headache for the fallen photography giant.
Couple Turns Former Dakota Co. Missile Site Into Their Home, Plan To Open Mediterranean Cooking SchoolDuring the Cold War, a piece of property in Dakota County served as a missile site and a launching pad. But in this week's Finding Minnesota, John Lauritsen shows us how its new owners are hoping to transition from missiles to Mediterranean cooking.
'We Know This Is A Recession, But We Don't Want This To Go Into Depression Territory,' Says Economics ProfessorWith the first round of economic stimulus running out, millions of Americans are about to take a massive hit to their household budget.

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Mystery seeds from China are landing in Americans' mailboxesU.S. agriculture officials are warning residents not to plant or even touch the unsolicited seeds, which have now been found in all 50 states.
U.S. to withdraw 12,000 American troops from GermanyDefense Secretary Mark Esper said 5,600 troops would be redeployed to other NATO countries and 6,400 would return to the U.S.
Rome Opera has COVID-19 friendly opening night at ancient chariot racing siteAs early as 2,800 years ago, Romans would flock to the Circus Maximus to be entertained with chariot races. Now, the ancient site has been transformed into an outdoor venue for the Rome Opera House's summer season. Chris Livesay talks to soprano Rosa Feola about how Circus Maximus is the savior of Italian Opera.
Suspicious seeds sent from China found in Americans' mailboxes across several statesFederal authorities are on alert for suspicious foreign packages containing seeds, sent to dozens of Americans across the country. People in several states have claimed to receive unexpected deliveries from China containing the various unmarked seeds. The USDA has now put out a warning urging those who have received the packages not to open them.
U.S. charges ex-Twitter employees with spying for Saudi ArabiaFormerly facing 2 charges, the men now stand accused of 7 offenses related to alleged snooping on Twitter users critical of Saudi royals.
Europe grapples with coronavirus 2nd wave worriesAbout a month after travel restrictions were eased, COVID-19 cases are spiking in Spain and a few other places.