The Feed My Starving Children organization shipped 272,000 volunteer-packed meals to Somalia this summer to aid the 750,000 people on the brink of starving to death.
Updated: September 23, 2011, - 09:37 PM
Novelist Nuruddin Farah seems to relish his role as provocateur, whether he's challenging government leaders or college students about their ideas.
Updated: September 19, 2011, - 08:00 PM
Mahamud Said Omar's attorneys say he needs an interpreter who speaks the same Somali dialect as he does to understand proceedings.
Updated: September 16, 2011, - 08:53 PM
The state's general fund received $67.3 million from the lottery, while funds for the environment, natural resources and game and fish collected $54.6 million.
Updated: September 16, 2011, - 10:45 AM
Mnar Muhawesh, 24, Maple Grove All eyes were on Mnar Muhawesh as she stepped through the door of her Maple Grove...
Updated: September 09, 2011, - 05:50 PM
Nonprofit supplier Books for Africa celebrates the milestone and seeks help at its St. Paul warehouse.
Updated: September 08, 2011, - 08:29 PM
The popular political figure will speak Friday at a fundraiser benefiting famine victims in Somalia.
Updated: September 01, 2011, - 11:07 PM
As payments arrived, U officials realized the size of the fortune Myrtle Stroud left.
Updated: August 25, 2011, - 09:42 PM
At a time when famine in Africa has put a spotlight on world hunger, who knew that a University of Minnesota program has been quietly sowing the seeds for a remedy for 25 years?
Updated: August 24, 2011, - 09:19 PM