Activists seek 100 percent clean energy goal for Minnesota

Climate change activists have launched a campaign at the Capitol to move Minnesota toward 100 percent clean energy
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Natural gas explosion hurts 2 at North Mankato truck shop

A natural gas explosion has injured two workers at a truck service shop in North Mankato
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North Mankato police officers cleared in stun gun death

An investigation has concluded that North Mankato police officers were justified in using stun guns on a man who later died
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Wet weather overwhelming Minnesota stormwater systems

Minnesota cities are seeing an increase in emergency sewage discharges as they struggle with rainfalls that can overwhelm systems that collect and treat wastewa
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The Most Vegan-Friendly MLB Parks, According to PETA

The animal rights organization PETA has released a list of its top 10 vegan-friendly Major League Baseball parks- and the No.1 stadium is a bit of a surprise. Y
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What Do You Call These Frozen Ice Treats? Twitter Debates

It' s just about summer, so it' s time to load up the freezer with icy treats. But there' s one warm-weather goodie that you know by sight but maybe not by name
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Buttered Popcorn Is the Most Popular Jelly Bean Flavor in America

For a sweet treat, jelly beans sure stir up a lot of controversy. Those who love black licorice beans, for example, really, really love their favorite flavor, a
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Dairy Queen to Sell Chicken and Waffles for a Limited Time Only

Days after KFC announced the return of its coveted chicken and waffles sandwich, Dairy Queen has unveiled its own version of the brunch dish. For a limited time
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Ice castles turn farmland into winter wonderland

Thousands of people are flocking to a winter wonderland constructed from ice in New Hampshire
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The Latest: Minnesota House panel ends 5-hour gun hearing

A Minnesota House committee has wrapped up a five-hour hearing on a pair of contentious gun control bills
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Minnesota House panel approves gun sale background checks

A Minnesota House committee has voted to require universal criminal background checks for gun purchasers
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New solutions for the old problem of illegal massage parlors

The massage parlor sting in Florida that ensnared New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is a reminder of the human trafficking and abuse taking place across A
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Minnesota budget forecast expected to show smaller surplus

Minnesota officials are preparing to release an updated economic forecast that will guide the shaping of the state's next two-year budget, and it's expected to
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A very merry Christmas at Best Buy with sales booming

Best Buy shares soar after posting big holiday numbers
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Biden: 'The most important people in my life want me to run'

Joe Biden: 'The most important people in my life want me to run'
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Worker visas in doubt as Trump immigration crackdown widens

Skilled worker visas in doubt as Trump immigration crackdown widens; H-1B program seen as new target
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Google seeks tax breaks for $600M data center in Minnesota

Google's plan to build a $600 million wind-powered data center in central Minnesota may hinge on the tech giant's request for officials to waive 20 years' worth
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Drivers rescued in Minnesota snow; Wisconsin pileup kills 1

Authorities rescue dozens of people stranded by a blizzard in Minnesota; interstate pileup in Wisconsin turns deadly
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Congress mulls cap on what Medicare enrollees pay for drugs

Congress is considering ways to change Medicare's prescription plan and cap what people pay for medications
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The Latest: 1 dead, others injured in Wisconsin pileup

Authorities say one person is dead and several others injured after a pileup on an interstate in east-central Wisconsin
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Weather service: High flood risk in Missouri this spring

Missouri towns along the Mississippi River and its tributaries should brace for the prospect of potentially serious flooding this spring
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Snow, wind combines to make travel hard in Nebraska, Iowa

Travel remains difficult in eastern Nebraska and much of Iowa after a strong winter storm moved across the area
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Drivers stranded by blizzard rescued in southern Minnesota

The National Guard and sheriff's deputies are rescuing people stranded by a blizzard in southern Minnesota
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Mariners' Hernandez gets off to shaky spring start

Felix Hernandez says he's all set for a bounce-back season
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