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
Jeff Anderson says the historic release of more than 1,800 papers tied to a 2002 sex-abuse case is incomplete.
Updated: August 22, 2011, - 09:37 PM
A change in federal policy now puts the priority on deporting those who have committed serious crimes.
Updated: August 22, 2011, - 12:12 AM
The drowning deaths of a 26-year-old man and a 9-year-old in Plymouth are the latest signs of a surge in water fatalities this year. Authorities say swimming-friendly weather is a likely factor.
Updated: August 16, 2011, - 11:13 PM
Mahamud Said Omar, formerly of Minneapolis, is one of 14 Somali-Americans to face charges stemming from an FBI probe.
Updated: August 15, 2011, - 09:42 PM
The growing Asian Indian community holds IndiaFest on Saturday.
Updated: August 15, 2011, - 10:34 AM
A food drive in a Minneapolis parking lot took one step against famine in Africa.
Updated: August 12, 2011, - 11:59 PM
Mahamud Omar, extradited to U.S. and due in court Friday, may help reveal the fates of 20 men who left Twin Cities to fight in Somalia.
Updated: August 11, 2011, - 12:16 AM
The epic famine has aroused overwhelming feelings of sadness and urgency within Minnesota's Somali community, the nation's largest at an estimated 70,000.
Updated: August 05, 2011, - 10:40 PM