Barack Obama becomes the United States' 44th Commander in Chief in just six days. And the Obama transition team wants to get your ideas for the next Administration, via the Internet.
A new federal law is now rewarding companies for promoting bike riding by their workers. The Bicycle Commuter Act was part of the fine print included in the Wall Street bailout that Congress passed last fall.
Traffic could be slowed down this weekend in the south metro as a stretch of I-494 will be closed for a construction project.
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture said it's found melamine in cookies sold in at least one Asian grocery in Minnesota. Heidi Kassenborg, of the state agriculture department, joined All Things Considered to talk more about the first advisory issued in Minnesota for melamine contamination.
The hosts of MPR's popular Morning Show announced today their program will end in December. Dale Connelly and Jim Ed Poole talk about their long collaboration, and the decision to bring it to an end.
Nearly 30 cars from an Iowa, Chicago and Eastern Railroad train left the tracks near Reno, Minn. causing some ethanol tanker cars to spill their cargo.
Delta Airlines' President and CFO Ed Bastian is scheduled to appear at the State Capitol this morning to field questions about his company's planned acquisition of Northwest. Minnesota lawmakers complained that Delta was ignoring requests to send an executive.
For the second weekend in a row, motorists in the south metro will face a major construction-related detour. 35W in Richfield will be closed in both directions between I494 and Crosstown Hwy 62 as crews demolish the 76th Street bridge.
The South St. Paul stockyards provided a living to generations of Minnesotans since the train loads of cattle began arriving in the late 1800s.
Plymouth police officers shot a bank
robbery suspect after he led them on a high-speed chase through the
Twin Cities suburbs.
Police said Daniel Cvijanovich was at the rally at North Dakota State University, but did not act on his plans to harm the president.
Officials at Methodist Hospital in St. Louis Park, Minn., said a surgical team made a mistake when they removed the wrong kidney from a cancer patient last week.
Delta Air Lines' pilots union said it has been unable to reach agreement on seniority issues with the pilots union at Eagan-based Northwest Airlines.
Many people are nervous about the stock market, and they are reacting by pulling their money out of the stock market. But is that behavior rational?
Several well-known Twin Cities performers take center stage for a new production of the Tony-nominated show "Blues in the Night," which opened this week at the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts in St. Paul.