Startribune

Syndicate content
Updated: 11 min 4 sec ago

Archbishop Nienstedt's clergy abuse testimony to be released today

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:10am
A judge ordered the deposition over the objection of attorneys for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis

Mother of 5 crashes car near Baldwin, Wis., home, found dead in lake

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:50am
Authorities not sure about crash cause, disorientation.

Earth Day activists want moratorium on silica sand mining in SE Minnesota

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:30am
Activists plan to mark Earth Day by delivering over 6,000 petition signatures to Gov. Mark Dayton calling for a two-year moratorium on silica sand mining in southeastern Minnesota.

'Pitbull-type' dog kills smaller dog at S Mpls. park while owner looks on

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:30am
Family says their Papillon, a Spaniel breed that typically weighs less than 10 pounds, was ambushed by a Boxer-Pitbull mix

Minnesota board considers feedlot rule updates

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:10am
The citizens board that oversees the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is considering a set of updates to the state's environmental rules for livestock feedlots.

Review: Avenged Sevenfold leaves Target Center in flames

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:10am
Review: Metal heroes Avenged Sevenfold didn’t fizzle under their fiery production.

American Meb Keflezighi wins Boston Marathon

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:10am
A year ago, an injured Meb Keflezighi watched the Boston Marathon from the stands at the finish line on Boylston Street, leaving five minutes before the bombs went off.

Cries of anguish as SKorea ferry toll tops 100

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 9:50am
For a moment there is silence in the tent where bodies from the ferry disaster are brought for identification. Then the anguished cries begin.

Goodbye, Columbus? Minneapolis City Council rethinks holiday

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 9:10am
Council will vote to rename the holiday “Indigenous People’s Day” on all city communications.

McCartney to play Target Field Aug. 2

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:10am
Tickets go on sale Monday at 10 a.m. via the Twins' website at prices ranging from $36.50-$250.

Rehab project at former asylum in Fergus Falls 'plugging along'

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 7:30am
The real estate developer behind the $41 million overhaul of a former mental hospital in Fergus Falls, Minn., says the ambitious renovation project is still very much on track to become apartments, restaurants and an upscale hotel.

Stocks log longest winning streak in six months

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 7:30am
The stock market logged its longest winning streak in six months Monday as another big week for company earnings began.

Charges: 2 horses found starved to death 18 days after tied to tree in N. Minn.

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:30am
Animals were tied to a tree and abandoned.

Stowaway teen forces review of airport security

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:30am
A 15-year-old boy found his way onto an airport's tarmac and climbed into a jetliner's wheel well, then flew for five freezing hours to Hawaii — a misadventure that forced authorities to take a hard look at the security system that protects the nation's airline fleet.

DNR sets 1-walleye limit on 173 Wisconsin lakes

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 4:10am
Wisconsin wildlife officials on Monday reduced the number of lakes where non-tribal anglers can take only a single walleye per day even though the state's six Chippewa tribes have said they'll aim to spear a record number of the fish.

Search is on after Adelman retires

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 4:10am
Wolves president of basketball operations Flip Saunders said he’ll conduct an “extensive” search for the next coach after consulting with owner Glen Taylor. But Saunders didn't rule himself out of the running.

Apple offering free recycling of all used products

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 3:10am
Apple is offering free recycling of all its used products and vowing to power all of its stores, offices and data centers with renewable energy to reduce the pollution caused by its devices and online services.

Mother of 5 crashes car near Baldwin, Wis., home, found dead in lake

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 1:50am
Authorities not sure about crash cause, disorientation.