The 33-year-old man was there to fight alongside an extremist militant group, most likely the Islamic State, a U.S. official says.
Manuel Guzman of Minneapolis and Guillermo Ayala-Enriquez of Brooklyn Center have been charged with second-degree murder in the case.
Jon Jaker, who is now 54, says he was sexually abused when he was 11 by the late Rev. Tom Stitts.
Relief for people who drive on the major north-south freeway between downtown St. Paul and I-694 will come eventually. For now, a major construction project is a big headache.
Tactical teams from St. Paul and Minneapolis fire departments spent four hours looking for the man.
The ramp from Eastbound Interstate 694 onto southbound I-35E closes for a month Monday morning.
Dakota, Hennepin and Ramsey counties are still waiting to find out if they'll qualify for federal aid after storms earlier this summer caused widespread flooding.
Several community leaders pressed the Hennepin County Regional Railroad Authority and the Metropolitan Council Wednesday night to hire more people of color during the construction of the proposed Southwest light rail.
In two of the most hotly contested political races in the state, challengers are poised to unseat a longtime Democratic legislator and a veteran Republican one.
State Auditor Rebecca Otto easily turned back a challenger from former Rep. Matt Entenza.
Ramsey County sheriff's officials say the vehicle driven by the suspect was found in Blaine overnight. There have been no arrests, but authorities have identified a 44-year-old male suspect.
As the WNBA's leading scorer, Maya Moore is making an argument on the court to win the league's Most Valuable Player award.
For the second time in eight days, a car fled the scene after striking bicyclists in the metro area. A 62-year-old Minneapolis woman is in jail after she allegedly struck two bicyclists in northeast Minneapolis Saturday night around 10:30 p.m. at Broadway and Marshall.
A 28-year-old man drowned while swimming across the St. Croix River Saturday evening. The victim, who has not been identified, swam across the river but had difficulty swimming on his way back.
Minneapolis police were investigating a shooting inside a downtown nightclub that injured 9 people early Saturday, including a Minnesota Vikings defensive tackle.