In the words of the Hennepin County attorney, on the night of May 24, 2012, a woman living on the 1600 block of Fremont Avenue North "was awakened by a strange man in her room who threatened her with a knife and forced her to engage in oral sex."RELATED: Minneapolis police use DNA sample to track do ... More >>
Hospitals, doctors, and drug dealers have made Medicare the nation's sweetest crime, but the feds are trying to shutter the door
Jeff Dubay had a 10-year run as one of the foremost sports talk voices in the Twin Cities, but it abruptly came to an abrupt end when he was charged with felony drug possession after he tossed crack cocaine out the window of his vehicle while being pursued by police in October 2008.SEE ALSO: Former ... More >>
Legs McNeil is a legendary rock music historian, author and journalist. He co-founded and wrote for Punk Magazine back in the mid-'70s, is a former senior editor for Spin, and founder/editor of Nerve magazine in 1992. He is renowned as co-author of Please Kill Me: the Uncensored Oral History of Pu ... More >>
Back at it again! We present to you the sixth installment of the Gimme Noise Mixtape Roundup series, featuring eight songs pulled from local rap artists. Click here to check out past mixtapes.Stream below or download the mix here.
Mike Starr, top center, with the original Alice in Chains lineup in 1990Mike Starr, original bassist and co-founder of the Seattle-based grunge band Alice in Chains, died today at his home in Salt Lake City, Utah. He was 44 years old.
image by Matt VisionquestNeil Hamburger, sad sack extraordinaire, has in recent weeks launched a campaign of zingers against America's beloved treasure, Ms. Britney Spears. We thought you should see them. They're um, pretty terrible...Terrible funny! Heh.
WikiWelcome to weird Wisconsin.Wisconsin is a weird place, and we documented the evidence in 2010. There were so many stories to pick from, but we whittled them down to five. Teenagers digging up a corpse for sex. Two-timed women Krazy-Gluing a guy's junk to his his abdomen. A wife who bite ... More >>
Therese Ziemann, penis gluer.Therese Ziemann the Wisconsin penis gluer is back in the news. She's filed a countersuit against her philandering ex-boyfriend, Donessa Davis. Ziemann, Wendy Sewell and Michelle Belliveau learned last summer from Donessa's wife, Tracy Hood-Davis, that he'd been c ... More >>
Steve Horner's fighting for the rights of balding white guys everywhere!Every family has a black sheep. Just ask Minnesota Independence Party-endorsed gubernatorial candidate Tom Horner. His brother Steve Horner is on a one-man quest to stop Ladies Nights around the country and make a profi ... More >>
Mark Andrew Goetz was in a big financial bind. When he tried to fix the problem, the DEA moved in.
Film feels super authentic next to hilarious cult classic Office Space
"... and this little indie rocker cried 'wee wee wee' all the way home. "
The True Hollywood Story of A Band Apart Co-Founder Michael Bodnarchek
The Songs We Can't Escape
Your guide to the season's hottest films (and the other ones, too)
Local businesses, meet your new advertising partner: Habib
Bret Easton Ellis castigates and/or wallows in consumer Babylon
Kerry's gambit: If you can't say anything nice
The personal schmoozes the political at the world's most influential film fest
Joey D's, a south Minneapolis hot-dog joint, has Chicago taste, spirit
At DFL headquarters, election night turned into another wake
Six Feet Under resurrects the dysfunctional-family melodrama
The Living Dead of the Night
Being a collection of notes on the art and science of sleeplessness, with a helpful sidebar on the commercial attractions of the night.