DFL seeks to prevent catalytic converter thefts, 'excessive' drug price hikes

Senate Democrats want to stop illegal robocalls and enhance penalties for catalytic converter thefts.

State Senate Democrats rolled out their consumer protection agenda Tuesday, which also included a Republican-led bill.

Ramsey County sheriff crafts plan to quickly cut jail population as ordered by the state DOC

Ramsey County Sheriff Bob Fletcher

Many dozens of inmates will be moved from the jail to the county workhouse, jails in other counties and to state prisons, the sheriff said.

Race to find survivors as quake aid pours into Turkey, Syria

A woman sits on the rubble Tuesday as emergency rescue teams search for people under the remains of destroyed buildings in Nurdagi in southern Turkey.

Search teams and aid poured into Turkey and Syria on Tuesday as rescuers working in freezing temperatures and sometimes using their bare hands dug through the remains of buildings flattened by a powerful earthquake. The death toll soared above 7,200 and was still expected to rise.

Contractor: Heater malfunction behind blast that injured 3 in East Bethel

Three people were hurt in a home explosion in the 2800 block of Viking Boulevard in East Bethel.

The Sheriff's Office said all 3 remained hospitalized in stable condition.

Teen admits luring man to Minneapolis apartment, where she recorded him being fatally beaten

The 17-year-old posted the video on social media showing her boyfriend killing the man, according to prosecutors.



This Hornets jersey was worn in the 2013 boys hockey Class AA state tournament championship game won by Edina. The hornet mascot will stay.

The Hornet returns: Edina schools settle suit over use of logo

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Meet the leader helping connect St. Paul to its Indigenous roots
Homeless outreach programs increase services since pandemic

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Past, present, future: Five things about Vikings hiring Brian Flores

Past, present, future: Five things about Vikings hiring Brian Flores

Ads on Twins jerseys? Team being careful about finding right sponsor
Souhan: Flores was right choice all along for Vikings defensive coordinator
Ninth-graders Greenway, Oehrlein already aim at basketball history

Customers did business at TruStone Financial in Golden Valley.

Payday Friday is becoming Payday Wednesday in Minnesota

EU considers ban on 'forever chemicals,' urges search for alternatives
Chuck & Don's parent company files for bankruptcy
Ecolab now selling products at Home Depot — the first time available at retail stores

The remnants of a large balloon drift above the Atlantic Ocean, just off the coast of South Carolina, with a fighter jet and its contrail seen below i

What now after the spy balloon saga?

Medical merger isn't just another deal
Why Biden won't dump Harris as his running mate
State of the Biden presidency: slightly above average



Olivia Colman after winning the award for best actress for her role in "The Favourite" during the 91st annual Academy Awards at the Dolby Theater in L

Dylan musical 'Girl From the North Country' to be a movie with Oscar winner Olivia Colman

Charlatans UK singer doubles up with 'Listening Party' ahead of First Ave gig
KARE-11 wins prestigious duPont-Columbia Award for series on mental illness
Review: Regina Marie Williams leads a triumphant 'Dolly!'

Souhan: Flores was right choice all along for Vikings defensive coordinator

What we know at the moment is that the Vikings hired the best candidate for the job. Not just the best candidate remaining on the market. Brian Flores was the best candidate.

Neal: 'Widowmaker' comes to Twins fantasy camp — and MDs are MVPs

Jamie Green of Mounds View survived a scary scene on a baseball diamond in Fort Myers, a story that has played out much like the one involving Buffalo Bills defensive back Damar Hamlin.

Reusse: 'The very capable Kenny Jay,' a wrestler who always lost, dies

Kenny Jay grew up in central Minnesota and became a pro wrestling "jobber." The job? Make the match look good before the predictable finish. Then there was the time he fought Muhammad Ali (for $1,000 and a limo ride).


Former President Donald Trump speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Orlando on Feb. 28, 2021.

Conservative groups look beyond Trump for 2024 GOP nominee

Biden aims to deliver reassurance in State of Union address
DFL seeks to prevent catalytic converter thefts, 'excessive' drug price hikes
Rep. Ilhan Omar's State of the Union guest: Amir Locke's father


Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell spoke Tuesday: “If we continue to get strong labor market reports or higher inflation reports, it might be the c

Fed's Powell: Strong hiring could force further rate hikes

Gallup: Just 2 in 10 U.S. employees have work 'best friend'
Amid soaring crime, Memphis cops lowered the bar for hiring
Super Bowl gambling surging as states legalize it? You bet

A woman sits on the rubble Tuesday as emergency rescue teams search for people under the remains of destroyed buildings in Nurdagi in southern Turkey.

Race to find survivors as quake aid pours into Turkey, Syria

Germany, Denmark, Netherlands pledge Ukraine Leopard 1 tanks
Overnight rescue dig saves toddler trapped in Thai well
China says will 'safeguard interests' over balloon shootdown

What happened to Minneapolis' famous Weatherball?

What happened to Minneapolis' famous Weatherball?

Why isn't there a road connecting Ely and Grand Marais?
Ask a question now: What are you curious about, Minnesota?
What is the largest machine in Minnesota?

FILE - In this Oct. 11, 2012, file photo, singer Barbra Streisand performs at the Barclays Center in the Brooklyn borough of New York. During a Friday

At last: Streisand memoir 'My Name is Barbra' coming Nov. 7

The Grammys ended in controversy, again. Here's what to know
Gordy, Robinson honored at reunion of Motown stars
Punk icon Lydon fails in bid to play Eurovision Song Contest

Peggy Brenden of St. Cloud competed in a boys tennis match in 1972. Toni St. Pierre was cleared to run for Hopkins Eisenhower High School that same ye

In the 1970s, two Minnesota girls sued for their right to play sports

Q&A: Big Brothers Big Sisters CEO recruits alumni as mentors
Homeless outreach programs increase services since pandemic
Little Soldier: Minnesota's highest-regarded wrestler has big goal