Twins catcher Joe Mauer will be used as the designated hitter for Saturday night's game against the Boston Red Sox after missing Friday's game because of a sore back.
Medard Prosper, along with two older brothers, survived a civil war in his native Democratic Republic of Congo that claimed the lives of his parents and nine siblings.
A 21-year-old Wisconsin woman was injured in a motorcycle crash Saturday morning, May 18.
The Minnesota House voted Friday night, May 17, to pass a health and human services bill that accounts for nearly one-third of the state's general fund -- a big step in finishing budget work before the Legislature adjourns Monday.
Minneapolis police have reopened the 1996 homicide case of a 31-year-old woman found stabbed to death in the trunk of her car.
The sun may be out but more rain is expected Sunday morning, May 19.
A St. Paul man is dead after being hit by a semi in Wisconsin Friday, May 17.
Shannon Hall sat next to her "black twin," longtime friend Monica Hines, at the Twins Care assisted living facility in Highland Park, preparing for the worst. Hall quietly explained to Karen Rainford, one of Hines' academic instructors, that the family was readying her legal affairs.
Minnesota's House and Senate are in session, with long weekend shifts likely as the clock counts down on the regular session.
The Minnesota House has scheduled what promises to be a lengthy debate for Saturday, May 18, on a bill that would let unions try to organize personal care workers and child care providers.