St. Cloud State routs No. 1 Gophers' hockey

The Huskies took a 2-0 lead in the opening period and never let up.

Unsolved killings in Minneapolis haunt police, victims' families

Killings in Minneapolis are down, but proportion of cases cracked is stuck in neutral.

Rubio agrees to four-year, $55 million extension with Wolves

The agreement will keep Rubio from becoming a restricted free agent, which would have happened if the two sides did not reach a deal by 11 p.m. Friday night.

Paying off gambling debt puts Wild's Vanek in spotlight

Thomas Vanek was a witness in a federal case that led to one guilty plea for illegal gambling and conspiracy to launder money Thursday.

Hospital: Girl, 14, dies after school shooting

One of the teenagers wounded in a Washington state high school shooting died Friday, raising to four the number of fatalities after a student opened fire in a cafeteria a week ago.


Dayton, Johnson make final arguments in final debate

Dayton, Johnson stick to their respective narratives in last debate ahead of the election.


Spacecraft for tourists breaks up on test flight + Photo Gallery

A winged spaceship designed to take tourists on excursions beyond Earth's atmosphere broke up during a test flight Friday over the Mojave Desert, killing a pilot in the second fiery setback for commercial space travel in less than a week.


Twin Cities ad agency takes aim at Redskins name with 'No Honor' spot

Chad Germann, owner of Red Circle Ad Agency and a member of the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe, is planning to lend a powerful creative voice to the protesters …


MnSCU chancellor under fire from faculty

Faculty leaders at the college system’s 3 largest 4-year schools have voted “no confidence.”


Early voting surges in Minnesota

Ballots are flooding in at the rate of 10,000 per day.


Explicit questions in the military's sexual-assault survey trigger complaints

Shocked and offended by explicit questions, some U.S. servicemen and women are complaining about a new sexual-assault survey that hundreds of thousands have been asked to complete.


When it comes to Ebola care, location matters

Survival gap between U.S., African patients is attributed to health worker training and numbers.


Don't forget to set your clocks back

Most people in the United States are getting an extra hour of sleep this weekend, thanks to the annual shift back to standard time.


Fire danger expected to increase in Minnesota

Dry conditions are expected to increase the danger of wildfires in Minnesota this weekend.


Minn. couple behind 'Hannah's Law' accused of hiding assets

North Mankato parents didn’t list $960K lawsuit payout when applying for public assistance.


Mpls. serial killer's murder conviction should stand, prosecutors say

Hennepin County prosecutors stand by conviction in 1980s killings despite new DNA evidence.


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Ex-Navy SEAL who wrote Bin Laden raid book is under criminal investigation

U.S. military officials say a former Navy SEAL who wrote a firsthand account of the 2011 raid that killed Osama bin Laden is under investigation for possibly disclosing classified information. He could face criminal charges.


Judge rejects attempt to isolate nurse

A Maine judge gave nurse Kaci Hickox the OK to go wherever she pleases, handing state officials a defeat Friday in the nation's biggest court case yet over how to balance personal liberty, public safety and fear of Ebola.