MPR News Update for Oct. 28
Friday, October 28, 2016
Good morning! Mostly cloudy with highs in the lower 50s to lower 60s. Three days until Halloween. Have you carved your pumpkins yet? If not, here are
tips and tricks from a pumpkin carving master. And speaking of Halloween, Monday marks 25 years since the 1991 blizzard. Seems like it was just yesterday. Were you out trick-or-treating? Shoveling yourself out? Send us your pictures. | Forecast
ND oil pipeline protesters use burned vehicles to block highway More than 140 people were arrested in Thursday's nearly six-hour operation. |
FAQ: The Dakota Access pipeline and protest
Plane carrying Mike Pence skids off LaGuardia runway A runway is closed while investigators look into why the charter jet carrying Indiana Gov. Mike Pence and more than 40 others slid off the runway Thursday night while landing at LaGuardia Airport. | Election 2016
Nolan: New plant in northern MN will create hundreds of jobs Louisiana Pacific has chosen northern Minnesota for a plant expansion that will mean more than 400 new jobs, according to DFL Rep. Rick Nolan.
Cottage Grove pastor arrested on suspicion of child pornography The state's Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force searched the 47-year-old man's home and the church he serves.
Defendants in Oregon wildlife refuge occupation found not guilty Brothers Ammon and Ryan Bundy still face charges stemming from an armed standoff in 2014 with federal agents at their father's ranch in Nevada.
MN Supreme Court race: quiet incumbent, loud challenger Minnesota's one statewide election features a state Supreme Court incumbent, Justice Natalie Hudson. She's following the judicial tradition of not campaigning on controversial issues. Her challenger, Michelle MacDonald, is ignoring that tradition. | Minnesota voters, here's your election guide
Do parents invade children's privacy when they post photos online? The kids look so darned cute in that photo, it's hard not to post it online for all too see. But there are privacy risks to sharing children's images, and children often don't want the exposure.
South Korean adopted at age 3 is to be deported nearly 40 years later Adam Crapser was adopted by an American couple as a child. They never completed his citizenship papers and abandoned him into the foster system. Now, despite appeals for help, the father of four is being deported.
Reichardt makes films with lots of tension, little action Not much happens in her movies, but the director of "Certain Women" is known as the Poet of American Cinema. | Arts & Culture
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