Gun control, including the possibility of a renewed crackdown on semi-automatics, is a hot topic following last week's Newtown school shooting.SEE ALSO:-- Michele Bachmann's favorite gun is the Bushmaster AR-15 used in Newtown [VIDEO]But would new state or federal legislation have the desired impact ... More >>
Antiwar activists gathered last Friday to protest a new $3.9 million drone facility under construction at Camp Ripley in Little Falls.SEE ALSO:-- Grand Forks police to begin regularly using drones this spring-- Attorney may challenge use of Predator drone during NoDak arrestThough drones are increas ... More >>
Facebook.Police and organizers offer starkly different stories of how the chaos began.On its Facebook page, creators of the "Big Bash" event promised a crazy time. By all accounts: mission accomplished.
But that's probably the only way in which the 16 party went as planned. Held at the Radi ... More >>
Timothy Carson: All the shit hit the fan at once.Timothy Carson, the Minneapolis Police SWAT team member who carved a swath of violent robberies through Hennepin and Dakota counties last year, will serve 122 months in prison.
Carson is already serving an eight-year federal sentence in Texas ... More >>
Tim Walz speaks out in favor of repealing DADT.The repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" has passed the U.S. House of Representatives. Gay folk are one step closer to being able to serve their country in the military openly.
Minnesota Democrats Keith Ellison, Betty McCollum, Jim Oberstar and Tim ... More >>
Last weekend, Toby Keith opened his eighth I Love This Bar & Grill at The Shops at West End in St. Louis Park. The measurements are impressive: the 14,700 square-foot restaurant has a capacity of 850, and 38 HDTV monitors for viewing sporting events. There's live music (Tues-Sun) and dancing- ... More >>