#Trending In Entertainment: Maya Angelou Dies And Brad Pitt AttackedThis week a beloved author passed, an A-lister was attacked, and two music moguls got $3 billion richer.
Minnesota Author Vince Flynn Dies At 47Minnesota author Vince Flynn has died after a long battle with prostate cancer. Flynn has authored 15 novels, with the majority of them making it to the bestseller list.
Franken 'Very Well Aware Of' NSA Tracking Phone RecordsUS Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., says he's not surprised by revelations that federal security agencies collect phone and computer data on American citizens.
Police: Hopkins Cheerleader Used Teammate As A ProstituteAn 18-year-old Hopkins High School senior cheerleader allegedly used her sophomore teammate as a prostitute, according to a criminal complaint filed in Hennepin County. Montia Marie Parker, 18, of Maple Grove was arrested on one count of second-degree felony sex trafficking, and one count of felony solicitation, inducement and promotion of prostitution.
Adrian Peterson Says He's 'Not With' Gay MarriageNFL MVP Adrian Peterson says he has family members who are gay whom he loves and respects. But on gay marriage, the Minnesota Vikings running back says "that's not something I believe in."
Montevideo Suspect’s Dad: ‘Bucky Is Not A Terrorist’Jeff Rogers places his American flag upside down to show what he calls the “tyranny of government.” He says his son Buford - or “Bucky” as he's known - is part of the Black Snake Militia, and they just want freedom.
Nat’l Weather Service Cuts Could Put Minnesotans In Harm’s WayWe've heard recently about furloughs for FAA air traffic controllers which have been suspended, but there is another agency facing funding cuts: NOAA, which could jeopardize the safety of all Minnesotans when severe weather strikes.
FAA Grounds Local Aerial Photo BusinessCharles Eide and Mike Danielson have been flying radio controlled aircraft since they little kids growing up in the same neighborhood.
Charges: Man Cuts Wires To Relieve Pressure On BrainPolice say a 65-year-old Hastings man admitted to cutting the wires behind an area business because they were contributing to the pressure on his brain.
2012 Was Record Year For Minn. Handgun PermitsMinnesota sheriffs have issued a record number of permits to people who want to carry handguns in public, with 31,657 permits granted in 2012.
Sequestration Would Mean Fewer Meals On Wheels In MNEach morning, 35 locations around the Twin Cities metropolitan area prepare in-home meal deliveries for thousands of Minnesota seniors.
MN Man Determined To Come Back From Rat Lungworm DiseaseMinnesotans go to Hawaii to relax, get some sun and take in a little bit of paradise. But a Minnesota man went there and came back with a paralyzing disease.
People In Northland 'Panic-Buying' Military-Style RiflesNorthland gun dealers are reporting a spike in military-style gun sales. Pat Kukull, owner of Superior Shooters Supply, says they are out of semi-automatic rifles due to people "panic buying."
Iowa Court: Bosses Can Fire 'Irresistible' Workers A dentist acted legally when he fired an assistant that he found attractive simply because he and his wife viewed the woman as a threat to their marriage, the all-male Iowa Supreme Court ruled Friday.
Firearm Found Inside Mpls. School Staff Member's LockerA Seward Montessori Elementary School staff member has been placed on leave after authorities discovered a handgun inside her locker Wednesday, according to a school official.