Not too long after he arrived in town last Thursday, President Barack Obama said he was feeling "super loose." The implication was that he's just a guy who happened to be in the Twin Cities on a pleasant summer night, playing it by ear, looking for a good time.But that was far from the case, says Be ... More >>
On Wednesday, a Ramsey County judge ordered Kevin McDonough, a former vicar general of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, to undergo another 150 minutes of sworn testimony related his handling of sex abuse cases. McDonough is the closest thing the church has had to a detec ... More >>
Target has confirmed a massive data breach jeopardizing the credit card information of about 40 million shoppers who made in-store purchases between Black Friday and December 15."We have determined that the information involved in this incident included customer name, credit or debit card number, an ... More >>
Today is the 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy's assassination, and to commemorate, most everyone is offering their theory about what really happened on that fateful Friday afternoon in Dallas.SEE ALSO: 9/11 truthers have full-page ad in City Pages [IMAGE] One person who thinks JFK's assassination ... More >>
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In rural Redgranite, Wisconsin -- located smack-dab in the middle of the state -- an eye-catching sign is displayed alongside Highway 21.SEE ALSO:-- Ron Larsen, New Ulm politician, visited by Secret Service for threatening letter to Obama-- Mary Hoglund, 83, spits in Romney supporter's face during W ... More >>
SEE ALSO:-- Issac Aguigui, alleged leader of Army plot to assassinate Obama, was a page at 2008 RNC-- Longfellow Park Obama threat: Is murdered cat a message for the president?In May, Ron Larsen was visited by the Secret Service after sending a what-the-hell-was-he-thinking letter to President Obama ... More >>
SEE ALSO:-- Romney has halved Obama's Minnesota lead since May, says new SurveyUSA poll-- Obama motorcade goes to Bachelor Farmer [VIDEO] [PHOTOS]-- Obama's Minnesota visit comes in wake of dismal jobs reportA burnt, dead cat found in a south Minneapolis park next to a Obama/Biden 2012 lawn sign is ... More >>
President Obama's motorcade was met with cheering crowds as well as several notable protests as it cruised through downtown on the way to Bachelor Farmer for lunch this afternoon.A crowd of several hundred people lined the streets and waited in eager anticipation as police cordoned off the intersect ... More >>
Local UFC fighter Jacob Volkmann was suspended as a wrestling coach for calling out President Obama again.Volkmann defeated Ultimate Fighter alum Efrain Escudero at UFC 141 on December 30, then invited President Obama to make an appointment with him for a "glass-ectomy.""A glass-ectomy is when yo ... More >>
Two Harbors is not just a city in Minnesota, it's also a hard working rock band from Minneapolis. Gimme Noise caught up with them as they were preparing to release their new album, Make It Alright, at Cause tonight.
Tell me what you eat, and I will tell you what you areHappy snow day and Presidents' Day. Just as the American mosaic is composed of people with different backgrounds and ideas, each of our presidents presents a unique gastronomic portrait. Let's take a look at five presidential food favor ... More >>
Jacob Volkmann wanted to knock a little sense into Barack Obama. Bad call.At first, we wondered whether the Secret Service was overreacting when it paid a visit to UFC fighter Jacob Volkmann in White Bear Lake. In a post-fight interview he employed a little braggadocio about knocking some se ... More >>
MMAJunkie.comDid the Secret Service over-react to Volkmann?Minnesota mixed martial arts fighter Jacob Volkmann took a verbal jab at President Barack Obama the other day, and the Secret Service came calling. Over-reaction from Obama's protectors, or should Volkmann know better than to threate ... More >>
MMAJunkie.comUFC Fighter Jacob Volkmann wants to fight President Obama.The Secret Service recently paid a visit to Minnesota mixed martial arts fighter Jacob Volkmann.The visit came after Volkmann went on an anti-Obama tirade in his post-fight interview after dispatching his opponent at UFC 125 o ... More >>
Sarah Jarosz is nabbed in a brass-knuckle beat downMaybe we shouldn't say this, out of consideration for law enforcement folks, but for goodness sakes people, if you're going to break the law, leave the darned video camera at home, and keep your cell phone in your pocket. Concentrate on the t ... More >>
Ardolf was allegedly gunning for Biden and ObamaIs federal deficit spending worth taking the vice president's and president's llives? Ask Barry Vincent Ardolf, a 45-year-old Medtronic employee from Blaine with, apparently, no criminal record. He's accused of using someone else's computer in ... More >>
Screengrab via WTMJThe Secret Service isn't happy about thisHootin' and hollerin' like drunken cowboys, with country music playing in the background, a bunch of yahoos at a Wisconsin bar have been caught on tape burning a statue of President Barack Obama. Good move. Now the bartender is hear ... More >>
He's been free pending sentencing for tax evasion sentencing, but awaits charges related to an alleged Ponzi scheme.
The Secret Service may have the Twin Cities guitarist singing the blues. He's already in hot water with the IRS.
Called "skimmers," they steal your payment info in mere moments.
When protester Josh Hendrickson left his home Saturday to head to President Obama's rally at the Target Center, he contemplated bringing his loaded guns along with him. The decision wasn't a tough one.
If dude fixes the economy, he can pull tubes in the Lincoln Bedroom for all I care.
While IT professionals and the media have largely reported the campaign mistake, Coleman and his team have continued to accuse their opponents of hacking into their Web site to expose their supporters and put their financial information at risk.
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During the hunting opener last weekend, Mary Rakotz of Avon shot an extremely rare albino deer. She felled the 6 point buck in Mille Lacs county, and was immediately hailed in local media as "that lady who shot that thing that looks like a photo n ... More >>
High school band director in hot water with Charlie Daniels, the right to dissent rescinded in North Carolina Wal-Marts, a folksie "Baby Got Back," the Minnesota blog of the day and more...
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Pat O'Brien: So fuckin' hot Air America's Randi Rhodes has apologized "a thousand times" for the opening of her April 25th broadcast-- an anti-Bush bit that ended with gunshots and the geezerly curse, "Take that, ya little bastard!"-- and says she had nothing to do with it. (The network, addres ... More >>
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