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.
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.
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.
Officials say at least two people are dead after a small plane reported losing engine power and crashed into a building at a Kansas airport.
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.
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 …
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.
Apple CEO Tim Cook says he's proud to be gay.
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.
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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.
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.
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.
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.
Pizza chains are popping up all over the Twin Cities. Here's our take on four newcomers.
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.
The cash and attention put the fight between 12-term Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson and state Sen. Torrey Westrom in the spotlight.
The Wolves had no answers for Memphis’ frontcourt team of Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph, who combined for 57 points.
A nurse who treated Ebola patients in West Africa vowed on Wednesday to end her voluntary quarantine, even going so far as to step out of her home and shake a reporter's hand, signaling a showdown with state police monitoring her and state officials seeking to legally enforce her confinement.
Police say a 13-year-old boy faces a felony charge of second-degree assault after scaring two 11-year-olds with a BB gun at a Rochester middle school.