Mom of Canada suspect: I cry for victims, not son

The mother of the man accused of killing a soldier at Ottawa's war memorial then storming Parliament before being shot dead says she is crying for the victims of the shooting, not her son.

Online harassment is routine - and often expected - among adults

Adults regularly face harassment online, from name-calling and embarrassment to threats of violence.

Legislative auditor criticizes MSU-Mankato for Hoffner investigation

Report expresses surprise that school investigator destroyed notes from her investigation of the school’s football coach.

Charges: Ex-coach violated restraining order for girl he allegedly sexually abused

The man allegedly sexually assaulted a 16-year-old girl earlier this month, then met with her again, charges say.

Grandmother of abuse victim says Minn. GOP will stop using case in TV ad

The grandmother of 4-year-old Eric Dean, whose death exposed gaps in Minnesota's child protection services, says the Republican Party told her it would remove references to his death from …


Driver cuts in front of SUV, is killed near Princeton in broadside crash

Killed was a 42-year-old woman from nearby Pease, the patrol said.


U of M researchers unveil new apple variety

University of Minnesota researchers have high hopes for a new apple they say shares some qualities with their popular Honeycrisp variety.


One Direction to tackle TCF Bank Stadium next summer

The British boy band -- now man band -- will issue its new album, "Four," next month. They're booked to perform at TCF Bank Stadium on July 26.


Minneapolis man indicted for murder in July 4th weekend shooting at party

A 22-year-old Minneapolis man has been indicted by a grand jury on first-degree murder charges in connection with the shooting death of a woman over the July 4th weekend, …


Delta plane clips smaller jet at Minnesota airport

A Delta Air Lines plane clipped wings with a smaller jet as the two were preparing to take off from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport on Wednesday night, officials said.


Older voters most likely to cast absentee ballots; younger voters catching up

According to the Star Tribune's analysis, voters older than 65 years old account for 62 percent of all absentee ballots already accepted


Moorhead returns Corvette, $10K to Fargo man in dismissed drug case

Law enforcement officials in Moorhead, Minnesota, have returned a Corvette and nearly $10,000 in alleged drug proceeds to a Fargo man after a judge threw out the case.


Republican legislators press Hayden during ethics inquiry

Republican legislators are demanding more information about whether DFL Sen. Jeff Hayden abused his power and aided the misspending of taxpayer money.


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Northstar train kills man on tracks in Elk River

A Northstar train hit and killed a pedestrian on the tracks in Elk River just before 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, prompting authorities to shut down trains going both ways and …


State sought lower MNsure rates from PreferredOne

PreferredOne dropped its prices at the request of state regulators, but ultimately left the exchange.


Motion to remove judge from Adrian Peterson's case denied

Texas Judge Kelly Case will remain, possibly clearing way for Dec. 1 trial.


Ryan says Twins manager search could expand; reliever Burton gone

Twins GM Terry Ryan maintained Wednesday that his search is ongoing and he’s not close to naming a replacement for Ron Gardenhire.


Minnesota Supreme Court issues harsh ruling over probation sentence in rape case

The state Supreme Court vacated the sentence of 30 years’ supervised probation given to Jose Arriaga Soto Jr.