The Associated Press
Four Key Players Will Shape Minnesota’s Legislative Session
All 201 legislators will soon return to the Minnesota Capitol, but three men and one woman will play an outsized role in setting the Legislature's course.
Vikings Hire Ex-Raiders Offensive Coordinator Todd Downing
The Minnesota Vikings have hired Todd Downing as a senior offensive assistant, bringing him back to his hometown team after serving last year as offensive coordinator of the Oakland Raiders.
Dispatcher Killed, Husband Hears Emergency Dispatch
Authorities say a Minneapolis 911 dispatcher was killed while driving to work when she was hit by a drunken driver in Brooklyn Park and her husband heard the call while monitoring emergency dispatch audio at home.
Black Entrepreneur Finds Success with Minnesota Tech Firm
The founder of a thriving Twin Cities startup company is providing guidance to other black tech entrepreneurs in overcoming a dysfunctional home life on the path to success.
St. Paul Teachers Agreement Leaves out Many Demands
A new tentative contract agreement between a Minnesota school district and its teachers would increase support staffing for some students and boost teacher wages, but it leaves many of the demands union leaders pushed for at the bargaining table unfulfilled.
Minnesota Terror Case Shows Challenge of Predicting Attacks
After Tnuza Jamal Hassan was stopped from flying to Afghanistan last September, she allegedly told FBI agents that she wanted to join al-Qaida and marry a fighter, and that she might even wear a suicide belt.
Fixes For Tax Filing, License System on Tap for Session
Minnesota lawmakers return to the Capitol on Tuesday with plenty of work to do and no guarantee they'll finish it.
Cats and Coffee: Cat Cafe Opening in Minneapolis
A Minneapolis business is providing patrons with a place to sip coffee and play with rescue cats that are up for adoption.
Minneapolis Shooting Kills 1 Man, Wounds Another
A shooting in Minneapolis has killed one man and wounded another. Police were called to a shooting inside a residence in north Minneapolis at 11 a.m. Friday.
Mall of America Stabber Sentenced to 15 Years for Attack
A 20-year-old Minneapolis man who said he was inspired by the Islamic State group has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for attacking two brothers at the Mall of America.