Minnesota is a state in the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, and northern regions of the United States. Minnesota was admitted as the 32nd U.S. state on May 11, 1858, created from the eastern half of the Minnesota Territory. The state has many lakes, and is known as the "Land of 10,000 Lakes". Its official motto is L'Étoile du Nord.
Saint Paul police are investigating a pedestrian crash and shootings that occurred outside the main gates of the Minnesota State Fair during the late-night hours of Monday (September 2), according to..
This weekend, the northern lights could be visible in the northern United States. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said the lights will be best seen on Saturday and Sunday. This is..
A new report from the personal finance website WalletHub ranks the best and worst states to have a baby. According to HuffPost, rankings were based on metrics like hospital delivery charges and infant..
The Minneapolis-based Navigation Center helped place half of some 200 homeless Native Americans into housing. By deemphasizing decriminalization, the Center is looking to continue on with a permanent..
Singer R. Kelly was charged in Minnesota with soliciting sex from a minor at a Minneapolis hotel room. Last month Kelly was jailed in New York after being charged in Brooklyn and Chicago with numerous..
The U.S. government is paying Texas cotton farmer J. Walt Hagood $145 an acre for losses related to U.S. President Donald Trump's trade policies. But Minnesota soybean farmer Betsy Jensen will get just.. Reuters - Published
The Minnesota senator recently posted a picture of herself with John Legend and Chrissy Teigen and tweeted ""Thinking back to a simple time when Presidents didn't attack private citizens."
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Police near Minneapolis shot and killed a driver following a chase after he apparently emerged from his car holding a knife and refused their commands to drop it. Mourners gathered near the scene,.. USATODAY.com - Published
As a teenager in Kenya, J.S. Ondara fell in love with American folk music, memorizing parts of Bob Dylan's catalog. By 20, he'd gotten a green card, moved to Dylan's native state of Minnesota, and.. CBS News - Published
The family of the five-year-old boy who was thrown from a third-floor balcony at Minnesota's Mall of America back in April posted an update on GoFundMe on Tuesday. "We are pleased to share that our son.. CBS News - Published
Roughly 40 million Americans are “food insecure,” meaning they can’t always afford food. But in communities across the country, people are getting creative to make sure their neighbors don’t go.. CBS News - Published
Atlanta United captures its third trophy in less than nine months with a 2-1 victory over Minnesota for the U.S. Open Cup. Atlanta previously won the MLS Cup and the Campeones Cup. (Aug. XX)
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A man wanted on charges of killing his mother and father, a retired NFL player, in Minnesota was arrested in Mexico's beach resort city of Cancun and handed over to the FBI, Mexican officials said on.. Reuters - Published
A federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit by a Minnesota couple challenging a state law requiring that their video production company film same-sex weddings, which they say violates their.. Reuters - Published
A federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit by a Minnesota couple challenging a state law requiring that their video production company film same-sex weddings, saying it violates their.. Reuters - Published
In a press conference on Monday, freshmen Democratic congresswomen Rashida Tlaib of Michigan and Ilhan Omar of Minnesota, addressed the Israeli government's decision to bar them from entering the.. CBS News - Published
President Trump's battle against the"Squad" Democrats reached the international stage on Thursday when Israeli leader, Benjamin Netanyahu, barred U.S. Reps. Rashida Tlaib of Michigan and Ilhan Omar of.. CBS News - Published
In this installment of our ongoing series, A More Perfect Union, we meet two childhood friends are turning recycled bouquets into moments of joy in Minnesota. Adriana Diaz reports. CBS News - Published
In recent weeks, public health officials in Illinois, Minnesota and Wisconsin warned of possible lung damage in teenagers caused by e-cigarettes. There's a new lawsuit against Juul, the number one.. CBS News - Published
There are new warnings this morning about a possible link between severe lung disease in teenagers and e-cigarettes and vaping. Minnesota is now the third state where serious lung injuries have been.. CBS News - Published
Singer R. Kelly has been charged with soliciting sex from a minor, stemming from an encounter that occurred at Minneapolis hotel room in 2001, the chief prosecutor of Hennepin County, Minnesota, said.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •CBS News
Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar knocked some of her fellow Democrats running for president for making what the senator said are promises they can't keep. CBS News political correspondent Ed O'Keefe spoke.. CBS News - Published
Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota said she wanted to focus in the second debate on President Trump. CBS News political reporter Ed O'Keefe caught up with Klobuchar in the post-debate spin room to discuss.. CBS News - Published
A recent Trump rally held by Eastern Carolina University made headlines as chants of 'send her back' echoed through the hall in reference to Minnesota congresswoman Ilhan Omar.
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A group of Girl Scouts in Minnesota are safe saturday night, after two of them were hurt in the wilderness where lightning struck. The group was camping in a forest near the Minnesota-Canada border,.. CBS News - Published