Photos: The Dalai Lama celebrates the New Year in Minneapolis
The Dalai Lama observed Losar, the Tibetan New Year, in Minneapolis, Minn., on Sunday, March 2, 2014. More than 2,500 people packed a sports center at Augsburg College to hear His Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama. His speech was followed by a celebration of the holiday.
Photos: New Ulm celebrates its annual Fasching and Bock Fest
Steeped in many German traditions, the city of New Ulm held two of its colorful annual festivals over the weekend: Bock Fest, on the grounds of the August Schell Brewing Company, and Fasching events took place at Turner Hall, where German food was served and the masked Narren group encouraged others to join them in dancing to polka and German music.
Photos: Challenging body image
The St. Paul City Ballet has partnered with The Emily Project for National Eating Disorder Awareness Week with a social media and photography project, "Take Back the Tutu."
Vivian Maier: Out of the Shadows
An exhibit at the Mpls Photo Center showcases a woman who, while working as a nanny, created a valuable collection of street photography, mostly in Chicago during the 1950s and 1960s.
Seeing Sochi: Photos of the Winter Olympics closing ceremony
Russian President Vladimir Putin, these Olympics' political architect and booster-in-chief, watched and smiled as Sochi gave itself a giant pat on the back for a Winter Games that IOC President Thomas Bach declared an "extraordinary success."
Photos: Red Bull's Crashed Ice in St. Paul
The third annual installment of the Red Bull Crashed Ice event concluded on Saturday evening in St. Paul with the International Shootout individual races.
Seeing Sochi Day 16: Our favorite Olympics photos
The 2014 Winter Games are almost over, but we're still finding images we love. Here are today's.
Seeing Sochi Day 15: Our favorite Olympics photos
Speed skating, men's hockey and freestyle skiing were among the events Friday at the Winter Olympics in Sochi.
Photos: A heavy, wet storm hits Minnesota
The snowstorm hit later than originally forecast, but brought plenty of pain -- and some fun -- Thursday afternoon and on into the day on Friday. All through southern and eastern Minnesota, snow slowed traffic, brought down power lines, closed schools and lured children out to play.
Animated GIF: Kiev, Ukraine before bloodshed, and after
This animated image shows Independence Square in Kiev, Ukraine during peaceful times in 2009 and again during battle between anti-government protesters and police on Thursday.