Matt Lauer, Eclipse, Bitcoin & Fidget Spinners: Top Google Searches In 2017Matt Lauer. Bitcoin. DACA. Monkey selfies. Jeremy Lin's hair. Do-it-yourself eclipse glasses. Tom Petty's death. National anthem protests in the NFL. And "Cash Me Outside."
Senate Presses Ahead On $36.5 Billion Hurricane Relief PackageA senior Senate Democrat said there's no time to waste as the Senate pressed ahead Monday on a $36.5 billion hurricane relief package that would give Puerto Rico a much-needed infusion of cash.
Are We Entering A New Era Of Monster Hurricanes?It's not just this year. The monster hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Maria, Jose and Lee that have raged across the Atlantic are contributing to what appears to be the most active period for major storms on record.
Trump Administration To Seek $29B Disaster Aid PackageThe Trump administration is finalizing a $29 billion disaster aid package that combines $16 billion to shore up the government-backed flood insurance program with almost $13 billion for hurricane victims, according to a senior administration official and congressional aides.
State Baptists Convention Hosts Hurricane Unity Relief ServiceThe Minnesota State Baptist Convention hosted a "Hurricane Relief Unity Service" Sunday night at New Salem Missionary Baptist Church in Minneapolis.
'We Need Help & We Need It Fast': Minn. Woman Organizes Donation Drive For Island Hit By IrmaA retail shop in Tonka Bay, Minnesota, isn't typically a first stop in hurricane recovery but Chrissy Farley is looking to change that.
Hurricanes Causing Shortages At Minnesota Flower ShopsThe floral industry in Minnesota is just about back to normal after taking a hit from Hurricane Irma but a new challenge is on the horizon.
UWRF Football Team Holds Clothing Drive For Hurricane VictimsJust a few weeks into the Falcons' new football season, players turning their attention off the field to help.
Hurricane Maria Swirls Towards Ravaged Caribbean IslandsHurricane Maria strengthened into a Category 2 storm on Monday and pushed toward the Leeward Islands in the eastern Caribbean, as forecasters warned it was expected to become a major hurricane by early Tuesday.
Minnesotan Who Survived Hurricane Irma Makes Plea To Help VictimsA Minnesota man who escaped Hurricane Irma shares his powerful plea to help the victims with our Nina Moini.
More Twin Cities Red Cross Volunteers Heading To Hurricane ZonesMore than 40 American Red Cross volunteers are training to help in the aftermath of the deadly hurricanes down south.
Fmr. Minnesotan, Now Florida Superintendent, Finds Keys' Resilient Spirit After IrmaA few years ago, Mark Porter took a new job as the superintendent of Monroe County and the schools of the Florida Keys.
Trump Praises Quick Relief Response To Hurricane IrmaPresident Donald Trump met with federal and state leaders in Florida on Thursday as he surveyed damage from Hurricane Irma and praised the rapid response of the recovery effort.
4 Things To Know: DACA Deal, Nursing Home Tragedy & MoreThey include jail time for the man popularly (or unpopularly) known as "Pharma-Bro," and a big work anniversary for what seems to be one of the most fun jobs in the world.
How Can We Avoid Buying 'Flooded' Cars?Once a car is flooded, it can have shorted-out electronics, stained upholstery and corrosion that’s difficult to see.