An intruder made it through the front door of the White House after scaling the mansion's fence before Secret Service agents apprehended him. The first family was not in the residence.
Two-thirds of Minnesotans think the government should outlaw corporate inversions — the business tactic in which U.S.-based companies acquire foreign firms and move their headquarters to a country with lower tax rates.
The petition asked a judge to approve a safety plan for the child, including that Adrian Peterson not have any unsupervised or unauthorized contact with the child.
Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi told The Associated Press on Saturday he is prepared to give whatever support is needed in the fight against the Islamic State group but called for a "comprehensive strategy" to tackle the roots of extremism across the region.
Two F-22 fighter jets intercepted six Russian military airplanes that neared the western coast of Alaska, military officials said Friday.
Getting from the southern suburbs to Saturday's Gopher football game at the U could be tricky as northbound I-35W will be closed from the Crosstown to downtown Minneapolis from …
A 2-foot-long alligator caused a scare — and then a laugh — in Stearns County this week.
Ambitious blueprint needs more specifics, judge rules.
Documents say 20-year-old held a gun to a beer exhibit employee’s head and took over $100,000.
Staffing shake-up elevating former Pawlenty aide David Gaither, above, comes as Election Day looms.
Hundreds of Kurdish fighters have crossed from Turkey and Iraq into neighboring Syria to defend a Kurdish area under attack by Islamic State militants, as leaders of the ethnic group appealed for international assistance in their battle against the extremists.
Security lines ease as nearly half of U.S. travelers enter PreCheck program.
Chrysler is recalling almost 189,000 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Durangos in the U.S. to fix a fuel pump problem that can cause the SUVs to stall.
Sportsmen hoping to bag a big moose are seeing increased competition from a tiny parasite that's cutting down moose populations in New England and across parts of the northern United States, prompting some states to offer hunters fewer permits or halt hunting altogether.
Twenty-nine entrepreneurs signaled the Health Department Friday that they intend to apply to become the state's first pot farmers.
Eager to get started on the last part of the Downtown East project, council accepted a lower payment.
Authorities who spent the night in the neighborhood where a man suspected in the fatal shooting of a Pennsylvania State Police trooper lived with his parents donned bulletproof vests and gathered heavy rifles before fanning out Saturday morning.
The 3-D printing boom is about to invade space.
Why is the girl's name Harper suddenly among Minnesota's top 10 baby names? Blame the online world. It's difficult for parents to pick uncommon names for their babies in the Internet Age.
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