Liala Helal Feature Archive

One man was taken to North Memorial Medical Center where he later died. The other victim went to Hennepin County Medical Center, and is expected to survive, police said. (06/16/2014)
The name Strawberry Moon is given to full moons that happen in June. (06/13/2014)
The postcard promises "an unclaimed reward of $100 in gift savings good at Walmart or Target." It then directs the consumer to call a phone number and give their credit card information for a "one-time activation fee." (06/10/2014)
Sheriff's deputies say it was likely the boy had been climbing on the sofa and looking out the window when the screen gave way and the child fell. (06/09/2014)
During a search Sunday night for the body of a man who was seen jumping off the Ford Bridge into the Mississippi River that evening, search crews discovered another body, according to Ramsey County Sheriff's Office spokesman Randy Gustafson. (06/09/2014)
The car was travelling south on Portland Ave. S and the northbound test train was headed toward Target Field. The two collided in the intersection of Portland Ave. S. and S. 5th Street. (06/09/2014)
Bears typically do not stay in the metro, but are passing through the river corridors to find natural habitats after hibernation, she added. They get sidetracked by food sources in people's yards or around their houses. (06/03/2014)
One-year-old Musa Dayib, fell from the balcony of his family's high rise apartment in Riverside Plaza in the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood of Minneapolis on May 11. (05/22/2014)
E. coli makes the water unsafe for drinking, washing dishes, and brushing teeth. Showering is safe as long as water is not ingested. Washing hands is also safe, as long as it is followed up by an antibacterial product, he said. (05/21/2014)
Park personnel added chlorine on Monday, aiming to kill the bacteria in time for one of the busiest camping weekends of the year. The more than 70 camp sites at Blue Mounds State Park's main camping area are booked solid. (05/20/2014)
Minnesota lawmakers this session did not act on a task force's recommendations to reform the Minnesota Sex Offender Program, and one task force member believes the federal court will take control of the state program and make changes. (The Daily Circuit, 05/19/2014)
A 10-year-old Brooklyn Park boy's play on the monkey bars took an unfortunate drop Tuesday night, leaving him hanging by the neck in a strap until other children rescued him. (05/15/2014)
A hospital spokeswoman says he has a concussion and has multiple fractures in his spine, arms, ribs. He also has a punctured lung. (05/13/2014)
Richard Johnson, who worked as a supervisor at a control center that monitors bus operations, used the records to snoop on about 1,300 people. (05/07/2014)
One New Brighton man is dead and a woman is injured after a neighbor allegedly opened fire and shot at them in their front yard Monday night, according to police. (05/06/2014)