'What's up, Beautiful?' Video of NYC street harassment goes viral

A video recorded the comments a woman hears as she walks around the nation's biggest city. The video has set off a storm of outrage on its way to more than 10 million views since it was released online Tuesday.

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Plane crashes at Kansas airport, at least 4 dead

A small plane lost power after takeoff and crashed into a building Thursday while trying to return to a Kansas airport, killing at least four people inside the building and injuring at least five others, officials said.

Filth overwhelms Rosemount home; woman charged, 4 kids removed

A county social worker was called and determined that the children would be placed in foster care, noting the unsanitary living conditions and the husband’s history as a sex …

Transfer Zach Lofton kicked off Gophers basketball team

During Sunday's scrimmage, the transfer from Illinois State was seen arguing with teammates and was apparently snapped at a couple of times for his poor body language.


Study suggests too much milk may do more harm than good

A new study casts doubt on the widely held view that milk can help adults ward off broken bones. In fact, researchers found that avid milk drinkers were more likely to die at younger ages than their counterparts who drank little or no milk.


Man admits shooting deputy in NW Minnesota during traffic stop

Deputy Nathan Warner survived the shooting on the morning of April 15 thanks to his bullet-resistant vest. Gunfire also struck his portable radio on the front of his vest.


Pennsylvania coroner auctioning off guns used in suicides, shootings

A western Pennsylvania coroner is auctioning off about 100 guns used in suicides and accidental shooting deaths.


U.S. places new student debt rules on for-profit colleges

To keep federal aid, grants and loans graduates’ debt repayments must be less than 8 percent of total earnings.


Apple's Tim Cook is highest-profile CEO to come out as gay

Apple CEO Tim Cook says he's proud to be gay.


FTC sues Gerber over claims on infant formula

Federal regulators announced Thursday they were suing Gerber, the well-known baby food maker, for claiming that its Good Start Gentle formula can prevent or reduce allergies in children.


Police: Man falls 40 feet during St. Paul chase

St. Paul police say a man has survived a 40-foot fall onto a highway after he jumped off a retaining wall during a chase with officers.


Hungry for pizza? Here's what's new in the Twin Cities

Pizza chains are popping up all over the Twin Cities. Here's our take on four newcomers.


Out-of-state money pouring into Minneapolis school board race

An unprecedented amount of money is upending the race with hundreds of thousands of dollars pouring in from well-funded outside groups. Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg gave $100,000 to a political-action group that supports former City Council Member Don Samuels and newcomer Iris Altamirano.


Del. state senator's husband caught stealing political signs on video

The husband of a Delaware state senator was arrested after he was caught on video taking down political signs erected by Republicans, authorities said Thursday.


State mental hospital violated policy on use of restraints

The Minnesota Security Hospital is ordered to take corrective steps after improper use of restraint and seclusion of a patient, in one case confining the individual for more than 17 hours.


St. Paul school lifts lockdown as police investigate report of person with gun

St. Paul police have cleared the area around Cretin-Derham Hall High School after investigating a report that a person was seen in the area with a gun. Schools in the …


Twins talked to Joe Maddon about manager job, sources say

The Twins reached out to the Joe Maddon camp after he became a free agent manager Friday, according to two sources with knowledge of the Twins’ search.


Seventh District race for Congress has national focus + Photo Gallery

The cash and attention put the fight between 12-term Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson and state Sen. Torrey Westrom in the spotlight.