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Fence-jumper makes it into the White House

A man jumped over the fence of the White House on Friday and made it through the front door before officers managed to apprehend him, the Secret Service said. President Barack Obama had departed the White House just minutes earlier.

Hennepin County seeks protection for Adrian Peterson's son

The petition asked a judge to approve a safety plan for the child, including that Adrian Peterson not have any unsupervised or unauthorized contact with the child.





Gophers volleyball team sweeps twice in Rocket Invite

Balance was the key for the U in their latest volleyball win.

Postgame: Hughes takes pride, and a nice bonus

Twins' pitcher reaches 200-inning milestone; Arcia can't explain his domination of Trevor Bauer; Santana's bad idea

Cooling Off - Late PM Thunder Risk. Why Upcoming Winter May Look Nothing Like Last Winter

Only the brave and foolish attempt to predict the weather beyond a week. It may be an act of recklessness, but the more data and models I look at …





Reusse: Scheduling dispute led Kill to pout and TCU to rout

The performance of the football Gophers last Saturday in a 30-7 loss at Texas Christian was the closest a college athletic team can have to a no-show. The reason …

Craig: It might make a village to replace Peterson

Let’s make a few stops around the NFL to show that life after Adrian Peterson doesn’t have to be the death of a suitable running game in today’s NFL. In …

Brand: Balky Suburban may have problem with low fuel pressure

Q: I have a 1999 Chevy Suburban 1500 V-8. Frequently the car won’t start. The engine turns over but won’t catch. The odd thing is that there is a …


2014 Night to Honor Israel

It was a night of extraordinary interfaith partnership.

The Community is Speaking, but Chief Harteau is Not Listening

The Mpls chief's absence from a community listening session is unacceptable in light of growing concerns about police misconduct and abuse.

Northbound Smokehouse Brewpub Celebrates Two Years

The brewpub that offered investors free beer for life is turning two years old.