Online harassment is routine - and often expected - among adults

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

Boom town: Record number of restaurants open in 2014

In no other year has the number of new restaurants in the Twin Cities ever approached the explosive growth we've seen in 2014. This isn’t about the latest Applebee’s or Chick-fil-A, but mostly independent ventures.

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.

Delta planes clip wings at Minnesota airport

Officials say two Delta Air Lines planes clipped wings while they were preparing to take off from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.

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.


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.


Man apprehended after jumping White House fence

A 23-year-old Maryland man was in custody Wednesday night after he climbed over the White House fence and was swiftly apprehended on the North Lawn by uniformed Secret Service agents and their dogs.


Neighbor indicted on first-degree murder in New Brighton deer feud

A Ramsey County grand jury indicted Neal C. Zumberge Wednesday on charges of first-degree murder in the May killing of his neighbor over a deer feeding feud. The grand jury …


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Canada's PM says shooting rampage was terrorism + Photo Gallery + Video

A masked gunman killed a soldier standing guard at Canada's war memorial Wednesday, then stormed Parliament in an attack that was stopped cold when he was shot to death by the ceremonial sergeant-at-arms. Canada's prime minister called it the country's second terrorist attack in three days.


Royals take first battle of bullpens from Giants + Photo Gallery + Video

After Kansas City took the lead with a five-run sixth inning, the trio of Kelvin Herrera, Wade Davis and All-Star closer Greg Holland shut down the hot-hitting San Francisco Giants.


Feds: Slaughterhouse employee got immigrants fake Minn. IDs; girl, 14, put to work

Slaughterhouse employee allegedly got false papers for undocumented workers.


Actress Renee Zellweger's new look causes a stir

On Monday night in Beverly Hills, Elle magazine hosted its Women in Hollywood Awards. On Tuesday morning, all anyone was talking or writing about from the event was actress Renee Zellweger’s face.


Front-line workers detail child protection challenges

The second meeting of the governor’s task force reveals tensions over who’s to blame for shortcomings.