Federal Grants To Tackle Lead Paint Hazards In Minnesota HomesOn Tuesday, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced grants to both the State of Minnesota and Hennepin County, totaling $8.9 million.
HUD Sec. Ben Carson Visits Twin Cities To Talk Affordable HousingDepartment of Housing and Urban Department Secretary Ben Carson toured the Hawthorne Village housing development Tuesday, which has eco-friendly amenities and subsidized rents well below market rates.
Housing Secretary Ben Carson To Tour Hawthorne EcoVillage In North MinneapolisBen Carson, the head of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, is coming to the Twin Cities this week.
Trump Charges Pence To Lead Transition TeamVice President-elect Mike Pence will lead President-elect Donald Trump's transition team, replacing New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.
Day 2 Of The Republican National Convention: Hits & MissesOn Wednesday night, Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence will take the stage at the GOP convention, but once again, people are talking about Donald Trump's wife and her speech from the opening night.
Talking Points: Substance Over Personal AttacksRonald Reagan used to talk about what he called the 11th Commandment: "Thou shalt not speak ill of any fellow Republican.” Those days are clearly long gone, as the Republican candidates continue to trade insults on the debate stage and on the campaign trail.
Clinton Wins Democratic Vote, Bush & Trump Tie For GOP In Cupcake CaucusThe votes are in. A winner has been chosen in the Mall of America Cupcake Caucus. Cupcake held a baked caucus over the weekend, creating cupcakes based on each candidate's persona.
What Iowa Means For TrumpFor Donald Trump, Iowa is more than just a race for delegates. It's a test of whether the celebrity businessman and political newcomer will be able to transform his record crowds into caucus-goers willing to brave the cold on Monday night to cast their votes.
4 Things To Know: Search Called Off For Marines, East Coast Braces For Storm, Colorful Clothes & MoreFrom the search being called off for 12 missing Marines in Hawaii to a major snowstorm headed for the east coast, here's a look at the top four stories to know about for Jan. 20, 2016.
Talking Points: Cruz, Trump Lead Crowded Republican FieldThe latest polls on the Republican side show that Senator Ted Cruz and Donald Trump are leading the rest of the crowded field. The Des Moines Register Bloomberg poll has Cruz 25 percent and Donald Trump with 22 percent.
Despite Carson's Lead In Iowa, Trump Said He's In It To WinResponding to Ben Carson's surge in <span style="color:red;">Iowa</span>, Donald Trump said Tuesday he'll stick with the presidential race, even if he loses the luxury of running from atop the polls.
4 Things To Know: Garnett Mourns Saunders, Computers Read EmotionsThese are the four stories you need to know about from Monday, Oct. 26. They include the death of a Minnesota sports legend, and a brave new world for computer recognition skills.
Presidential Hopeful Ben Carson Now Leads In Iowa PollsFor the first time since Donald Trump threw his name into the mix, he was not sitting at the top of the polls in Iowa. According to new data from Quinnipiac, Ben Carson has overtaken the lead in that state, which is historically the first state in line for the nominating process for presidential races.
House Conservatives Back Ryan, Opening Door To A New SpeakerBacked by a majority of the pugnacious House Freedom Caucus, Rep. Paul Ryan seems all but assured of becoming the next House speaker, an ascension Republicans hope would end a month of political pandemonium that has made Congress and the GOP seem anarchic.
Minnesota Boy Takes Ben Carson To Task For Muslim CommentA Minnesota boy is getting some attention for posting a YouTube response to Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson, who said he couldn't support a Muslim as president of the United States.