Why craft markets are proliferating at Twin Cities breweries and taprooms

Why craft markets are proliferating at Twin Cities breweries and taprooms

Twin Cities taprooms are suddenly hot spots for shopping artisan jewelry, handbags, skin care and more.
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That's different: Minnesota's passive-aggressiveness inspires hit T-shirt

July 19
That's different: Minnesota's passive-aggressiveness inspires hit T-shirt
Minnesotans are notorious for not saying what they really mean — and now they can wear it proud.

Scene + Heard: Gala Garden Party at Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

July 21
Scene + Heard: Gala Garden Party at Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum's Gala Garden Party blended the casualness of a garden party with the elegance of a black tie event.
National
July 23

Contest winner disqualified over pro-Trump Instagram post

A Kansas makeup artist says she won a national contest sponsored by Kat Von D Beauty but was later disqualified because of an Instagram post supporting Donald Trump's presidential candidacy.
Celebrities
July 21

Jewelry designer Kenneth Jay Lane dies in NY at age 85

Costume jewelry designer Kenneth Jay Lane, whose creations caught the fancy of high society and the QVC crowd alike, has died in New York. He was 85.
Movies
July 21

'Dirty Dancing' turns 30: Film being feted in NY's Catskills

The 30th anniversary of the release of "Dirty Dancing" is being celebrated near the former Catskills resort that inspired the film.
Celebrities
July 20

Builder of illegal LA mansion gets fines, community service

The father of fashion models Bella and Gigi Hadid has been fined and given community service for illegally building a gigantic mansion in Los Angeles.
National
July 19

Rural hospitals face uncertainty with health care proposals

Kathy Holbrook was at home one night last year when she started having chest pains, so the 63-year-old former office manager drove to a hospital near her home in the eastern Kentucky mountains.
Variety
July 19

Companies offer quirky perks like guitar lessons, tattoos

Sabbaticals, massages, or a home maid service? Bike maintenance, tattoos or guitar lessons? Some small and medium-sized companies are offering quirky and enviable perks to try to attract and keep the best workers.
Variety
July 19

Companies offer quirky perks like guitar lessons, tattoos

At some companies, along with 401(k)s, there are sabbaticals, massages, or home maid service. Or a chance to spend a month working at the company's office in Italy.
Variety
July 19

Companies offer quirky perks like guitar lessons, tattoos

At some companies, along with 401(k)s, there are sabbaticals, massages, or home maid service. Or a chance to spend a month working at the company's office in Italy.
Variety
July 19

Companies offer quirky perks like guitar lessons, tattoos

At some companies, along with 401(k)s, there are sabbaticals, massages, or home maid service. Or a chance to spend a month working at the company's office in Italy.
Music
July 18

Auction of Madonna's panties, love letter from Tupac halted

An impending auction of pop star Madonna's personal items, including a love letter from her ex-boyfriend the late rapper Tupac Shakur, a pair of previously worn panties and a hairbrush containing her hair, was halted by a judge on Tuesday.
Variety
July 18

Wisconsin police officer with stun gun sets naked man on fire

Police say an officer using a stun gun to restrain a naked man accidentally set the man's chest hair and beard on fire.
Variety
July 18

Police officer with stun gun sets naked man on fire

Police say an officer using a stun gun to restrain a naked man accidentally set the man's chest hair and beard on fire.
Variety
July 18

Police officer with stun gun sets naked man on fire

Police say an officer using a stun gun to restrain a naked man accidentally set the man's chest hair and beard on fire.
National
July 15

New GOP health care bill will determine winners, losers

Republicans' latest health care plan would create winners and losers among Americans up and down the income ladder, and across age groups.
National
July 14

Winners and losers complicate GOP's path on health care bill

Republicans' latest health care plan would create winners and losers among Americans up and down the income ladder, and across age groups.
Variety
July 14

NY Fashion Week: Menswear from Raf Simons, Sanchez-Kane

Four days of New York Fashion Week's menswear shows previewing spring 2018 collections included Raf Simons' trip to Chinatown and Barbara Sanchez-Kane's models sporting the phrase "alternative facts" drawn on their faces like mustaches. Here are some highlights.
Variety
July 14

Scene + Heard: Minnesota Orchestra's Symphony Ball

The Hilton Hotel in downtown Minneapolis was transformed into "A Night on the Silk Road" as the Minnesota Orchestra hosted the 2017 Symphony Ball.
Music
July 14

Beyonce introduces newborn twins Sir Carter and Rumi

Beyonce has finally debuted her twins a month after they were born. The singer posted a picture of herself holding the babies on Instagram late…
TV & Media
July 13

Meet the next Minneapolis designer to appear on 'Project Runway'

Minneapolis-based Samantha Rei is a veteran of the local cosplay and steampunk scenes.
Variety
July 12

The Latest: Woman trapped in partial building collapse freed

The Latest on a woman trapped in a building that partially collapsed in southwestern Pennsylvania (all times local):