The DFLer says the ability to remotely disable a stolen phone would both deter theft and help protect users' data, and the measure has the support of law enforcement. But critics say such technology won't work -- and could have some bad consequences.
Events started Monday morning at the Minnesota History Center in St. Paul with a discussion of the upcoming legislative session sponsored by the Council on Black Minnesotans.
The 400 million dollar development is expected to include two office towers, parking for the stadium, housing and a public park.
Construction of the Green Line -- also known as Central Corridor -- is almost finished. Metro Transit will announce a launch date for the line on Wednesday.
Russian words were found in one of the variants of the virus, and parts of the malware were developed by a Russian criminal, said Tiffany Jones, a senior vice president at iSight Partners, a Dallas company that focuses on cyber threat intelligence.
Both U.S. Army recruiters survived. Authorities say one of the victims was stuck under Enrico Taylor's Jeep SUV for almost a mile. The other rolled over the top of the vehicle but was largely uninjured.
Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority Chair Michele Kelm-Helgen said the agency is seeking to have the plaintiffs post a $50 million surety bond. Kelm-Helgen said that would allow the authority to recover costs associated with any delays.
Cassim was arrested in April for posting a satirical video on YouTube about youth culture in Dubai. After intervention by U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar and the State Department, Emirati officials deported the 29-year-old man back to Minnesota.
Shezanne Cassim, 29, of Woodbury, was accused of violating the country's cyber crimes law. He was arrested in Dubai in April after posting on a 20-minute video on Youtube poking fun at the country's hip-hop culture.
How will the light rail tracks co-exist -- if it all -- with existing freight tracks, especially near Cedar Lake? The slender strip of land between Cedar Lake and Lake of the Isles known as the Kenilworth Corridor is too narrow to add light rail alongside the existing freight rail and bike paths.
From athletes to bike commuters to homeless shelters, folks in the Twin Cities found ways to cope with Monday's journey into what weather forecaster's came to call the "Arctic vortex." Some kept to their bike commuting schedules. Others coped with crowded homeless shelters.
Attorneys for the residents of Minnesota's sex offender treatment program are arguing that the program doesn't work and is unconstitutional.
A 5-year-old boy who was trapped underwater after a car accident last month has been released from the hospital.
The list of 18 current and former monks includes nine living at Saint John's Abbey in Collegeville, Minn., under "supervised safety plans," the abbey said.
Prison staff said they found 30-year-old Shane Lawrence Cooper dead Monday afternoon.