2 men in pickup killed in head-on crash in NW Minn. with beet truck

The southbound pickup “crossed over the centerline” of the two-lane highway before hitting the northbound sugar beet truck, according to the patrol.

Body cam video shows Duluth cop using cigarette to save suicidal man

Officer offers the man a smoke, getting him close enough to yank him off the ledge of a parking ramp.

Plenty of pumpkins for Halloween but may be scarce by Thanksgiving

There should be enough pumpkins for Halloween this year, but that might not be the case for the canned pumpkin used in pies come Thanksgiving, according to crop experts in Illinois, the country's top pumpkin-producing state.

Downtown St. Paul offices are fuller than any time since 2001

Downtown St. Paul’s multitenant office buildings have their lowest vacancies in 15 years — a figure that’s driven more by the conversion of some buildings to residential units than by an uptick in space demands among companies.

Tragic harvest: For farmers, it's a job for life – and death

Almost half of the Minnesotans who died in farm accidents in the past decade were 65 or older, according to a Star Tribune review of more than 200 death investigations.

C.J.: KARE 11 tries new news show at 6:30, moves up 'Entertainment Tonight'

Bad news: “Entertainment Tonight” is moving to an earlier time on KARE 11. The good news: Weekend anchor Rena Sarigianopoulos and reporter/anchor fill-in Jana Shortal are co-anchoring a new …

The West Bank's homeless fixture Chester is dead + Photo Gallery

The top-hatted busker was found dead Saturday in his makeshift homeless camp under a bridge.

Owners of house featured in 'The Conjuring' sue studio over scary fans

A couple who says they own the home that inspired the 2013 horror film “The Conjuring,” claims they’re being haunted by constant unwanted visitors — and it has nothing to do with paranormal events.

Disney alum Selena Gomez announces Xcel concert

Gomez will follow her pal Taylor Swift to Xcel Energy Center on June 28.

Good Grocer, based on people power, opens in Minneapolis

Lake Street nonprofit food store offers its customers discounts for volunteering.

Torii Awards: Inside the super-secret world of the Twins' dance parties

Toward the end of the season, Twins outfielder Torii Hunter held an awards ceremony for the best of the best from his team's postgame dance parties. Here's the video.

'Twilight' novel re-released with gender-swapped Edward and Bella

"Twilight" author Stephanie Meyer has released a new version of her smash hit vampire romance novel that swaps the genders of main characters Edward and Bella.

Police Lives Matter rally in Coon Rapids aims to show support for officers

Organizers expect hundreds at event supporting law enforcement officers.

The Drive: Get the latest on the Twin Cities morning traffic

Wolves' Ricky Rubio misses public scrimmage + Photo Gallery

Wolves interim head coach Sam Mitchell said Rubio’s absence from the Black team’s 68-54 victory over the White team was purely precautionary after Rubio missed the last couple practices because of what Mitchell called a quad strain.

Top general in Afghanistan: US strike on hospital a mistake

The deadly American attack on a hospital in northern Afghanistan occurred despite "rigorous" U.S. military procedures designed to avoid such mistakes, the top commander of U.S. and allied forces in Afghanistan said Tuesday.

Tangled up in Big Blue: IBM debuts Bob Dylan commercial + Video

The spot aired on “Monday Night Football,” featured Dylan again demonstrating he’s a man of few words that aren’t lyrics.

Minneapolis gospel singer's tune becomes Black Lives Matter anthem

Jayanthi Kyle helped break the silence on race with a Black Lives Matter anthem.

Carl Eller among 34 artists commissioned for Vikings stadium art + Photo Gallery + Video

When it opens in 2016, U.S. Bank Stadium will feature about 500 artworks including roughly 200 commissioned paintings, sculptures, digital and installation pieces.