Just a week ago, we shared a report from the Center for Public Integrity showing that Minnesota has a serious problem involving arsenic in its groundwater, with many areas reporting levels much higher than the EPA's limit of 10 parts per billion. If you look at the map accompanying the center's rep ... More >>
The new Edina pizzeria boasts excellent toppings, flavorful sauce, and an A+ crust
Maybe you shouldn't have sex in this place, and with these people.The University of Minnesota has taken a dramatic drop in sex practices from last year, according to a national study on student sexual health. All of those people who graduated last spring may take a moment to pat themselves on the ... More >>
U of M: The M stands for "mediocre." The University of Minnesota really is one of the best schools in the country... if you get far enough down the list. The U came in No. 68 on the U.S. News and World Report's influential college rankings list, which was released yesterday. Coming in 68th in any ... More >>
The up and coming. The politically braindead. Meet the new Republikids.
Lisa Jack didn't know she was photographing the first black president
Miami Herald Executive Editor and former Star Tribune Editor Anders Gyllenhaal is the new chairman of the Pulitzer Prize Board
The Avenger: Pete Barry goes after those "who live off the misery of others"
The Nobel Laureate deemed too offensive by the University of St. Thomas offers his thoughts in an exclusive interview
A noose at a local college brings the Jena 6 controversy home
The Zapruder film? It was faked. The Wellstone crash? It was a hit. 9/11? An inside job. Tumbling down the rabbit hole with professional philosopher Jim Fetzer.
Why put on a film festival in a barn in the middle of nowhere? Why not?
Mizna's Arab Film Fest at Intermedia Arts brings the other home
How an unlikely date led to the writing of 'The Exonerated'
The drive to bring back capital punishment has friends in high places
'Real Women Have Curves' adds weight to the immigrant chick flick
New royalties proposed by the music industry threaten to kill independent Internet radio
Edet Belzberg's Children Underground Goes Deep Into the World of Romania's Street Kids
Bubble Boy's comedy is not infectious
Native Minnesotan filmmaker Katie Koskenmaki turns Vermont into the scary "Minnesota" of "The Windigo"
The National Writers Union won a landmark decision on behalf of freelancers. Or did it?
Richard Einhorn and the Minnesota Orchestra
NSP says its power-line project is just a routine upgrade. Scientists promise there's nothing to fear. But in this tony St. Paul suburb, there's talk of miscarriages, cancer, and lawsuits.
He's been thrown out of court on his ear, but Roger Conant is still railing about the legal fees from the tobacco settlement
The work of rebuilding lives
He was instrumental in building the Vikings team that's now laying waste to the NFL. So why isn't anyone thanking Roger Headrick?
KTCA tried to survive the public TV wars by being bigger and better. Too bad the grants dried up and the talent jumped ship.
Global warming isn't just a theory anymore. Now the arguments are about how dire the changes in world climate will be, how soon they'll come--and what, if anything, can be done to moderate them.
The Mirror Has Two Faces reflects Barbra Streisand's ambition to have it all.