As the number of people riding the metro area's two light-rail lines soars, so is the number of passengers who take rides without paying.
Cigarettes contribute to more than 1 in 4 cancer deaths in the U.S. The rate is highest among men in Southern states where smoking is more common and the rules against it are not as strict.
Beverly "Ice" Burrell was already charged this summer in three other heroin deaths.
Hits like 'Take Good Care of My Baby' and ties to Bob Dylan and the Beatles filled out his 55-year music career.
The driver with the cellphone "wasn't steering at all" in the seconds before the crash, a sheriff's captain said.
Rep. Roz Peterson, R-Lakeville, said at a Monday news conference that a constituent had contacted her after receiving a voter registration form from MNsure, the state-run health insurance exchange, even though the person in question is already registered to vote and does not purchase health insurance through MNsure.
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The front office held a mock draft of quarterbacks who might be available. That process helped steer a muddled, panic-inducing situation to an obvious solution. "Sam Bradford was the best quarterback out there," Spielman said.
Frank talk on police, race relations came a day before Minneapolis police announced officers in Jamar Clark shooting would not be disciplined.
For our wedding, my brother gave us a gift certificate for me and my wife to spend a night in the presidential suite of the Radisson Hotel Duluth-Harborview in Duluth. Unfortunately, we're having trouble receiving what he paid for.