A Maine judge on Friday rejected a bid by state health officials to restrict the movement of nurse Kaci Hickox, who defied a state quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients.
Records show airfares for the state senator and his wife were paid for by state-funded nonprofit, contradicting earlier statements.
Hollywood movies have traditionally been a major source of inspiration for Halloween costumes, and 2014 is no different. But the studio holding the most sway over the spooky holiday is clearly Disney. Here are Hollywood's 9 most popular costumes.
The Minnesota couple whose daughter's death prompted a 2011 child care safety law has been accused of concealing assets while they were getting public assistance.
Most people in the United States are getting an extra hour of sleep this weekend, thanks to the annual shift back to standard time.
A Twin Cities advertising agency has created a TV and radio ad that it hopes will make a strong point about why Native Americans and others oppose the Washington Redskins' name and logo.
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.
Onlookers shouted "Are you sorry?" and "Why did you do it?" as a gaunt and battered-looking Eric Frein — the survivalist suspected in the ambush slaying of a Pennsylvania state trooper — was led from court Friday, the morning after his capture ended a grueling seven-week manhunt.
The school district is asking voters for more money; if not, district officials say, they will be forced to cut programs and teacher jobs.
Authorities say the first known fatal bear attack in New Jersey was unprovoked and the bear was acting in a "predatory" manner.
On Saturday, the Star Tribune will pay tribute to columnist Sid Hartman with a full-page advertisement to celebrate 70 years as a Minneapolis sportswriter.
Britain is repaying some of the 2 billion pounds ($3.2 billion) it still owes investors who helped finance World War I.
A terminally ill woman who expects to take her own life under Oregon's assisted-suicide law says she is feeling well enough to possibly postpone the day she had planned to die.
Just in time for Halloween, J.K. Rowling has given fans a glimpse of what makes a wicked witch tick.
The Fed needs to worry about low inflation just as much as high, the chief of the Minneapolis Fed said.
U.S. Bank is piloting a federal program that tackles an ugly legacy of the recession – a hiring bias against the long-term unemployed.
Kevin Love played his first game with the Cavaliers, amid the return of Ohio’s prodigal son.
A pair of men wearing Halloween masks robbed a Little Canada bank as it opened around 7 a.m. Thursday, the FBI reported.
The men forced two employees of the U.S. …
A county social worker was called and had the children briefly placed in foster care, noting the unsanitary living conditions, according to the charges.