Five years after he was convicted of masterminding a $3.65 billion Ponzi scheme, Tom Petters was back in court in St. Paul today trying to get his sentence reduced by 20 years.RELATED: Tom Petters, convicted Ponzi schemer, teaches fellow inmates business classes Petters was sentenced to 50 years ... More >>
Mark Dayton's first three years as governor has had their ups and downs. But if a new survey can be believed, it the eyes of Minnesotans, the bad slightly outweighs the good.SEE ALSO: Mark Dayton has some tough talk for Virginia and those damn Confederates According to a new KSTP/SurveyUSA poll ... More >>
In July, Michele Bachmann took heavy criticism for demanding that feds investigate the Muslin Brotherhood's alleged "deep penetration" into the U.S. Government. She provided little evidence other than to assert that the family of Huma Abedin, a deputy chief of staff for Secretary of State Hillary Cl ... More >>
Michele Bachmann may be unfactcheckable herself, but that isn't stopping her campaign from making the veracity of Jim Graves' ads an issue.SEE ALSO:-- New pro-Bachmann attack ad is so outrageous, it raised $8,000 for Jim Graves [VIDEO]-- Bachmann and Jim Graves now neck and neck as Michele's favorab ... More >>
As the GOP suffered the death of a thousand cuts last Tuesday, CP staffers captured scenes from the victory party that (mostly) wasn't
Career advice for our lamest duck
Minneapolis police say the chase that ended in the deaths of two bystanders on I-94 was by-the-book. Some other cities are throwing out that book.