International voices spoke of Ukraine's situation as thousands continued to rally Wednesday against the Ukrainian government's decision to reject connections with the European Union and get closer to Russia, news sources reported.
Germany's foreign minister met protest leaders at their base in Kiev in an effort to rebuff Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich, Reuters reported.
The City of Minneapolis declared a snow emergency on Wednesday, according to its website.
City officials announce snow emergencies before 6 p.m. on days of heavy snowfall, according to the site. The emergencies last for three days.
During a snow emergency, special parking regulations apply that allow snow-clearing crews to create safer
Despite President Obama's announcement that health insurance companies can choose to continue offering plans that don't meet the Affordable Care Act's standards for another year, Governor Mark Dayton said last week that Minnesota won't follow this extension.
Health insurance companies sent cancellation letters to plan holders if their plans didn't meet
The United States and five other world powers announced an agreement Sunday morning that would temporarily halt Iran's nuclear program and could eventually come to a more permanent agreement, news sources reported.
Secretary of State John Kerry defended the agreement, saying the U.S. and its allies think the pact will make
China announced Saturday that noncommercial aircraft coming into a large area over the East China Sea must identify themselves to Beijing, news sources reported.
The air defense identification zone includes a group of islands disputed between China and Japan, ABC News reported.
The announcement of the zoning by China's Ministry of National Defense contributes to
In an age of Internet lists, all things hipster provide ample fuel for everything from hipster baby names to how to tell if you're dating one. A couple years ago, Buzzfeed even named Minnesota the Most Hipster State in the U.S..
Thursday, another list surfaced: top hipster zip codes. This one, though,
University of Minnesota fraternity Sigma Chi is going to need a lot of candles.
The fraternity will celebrate its 125th anniversary on campus on Saturday with an event honoring current and alumni members at TCF Bank Stadium, according to an email news release.
Sigma Chi is one of the five oldest fraternities at the University of Minnesota, founded
Tornadoes and severe thunderstorms tore through several Midwest cities Sunday afternoon, damaging multiple central Illinois communities and killing at least five people, news sources reported.
Dozens of people were injured and crowds had to evacuate the stands of Chicago's Soldier Field during a delayed Bears game, the Washington Post reported.
"It was complete destruction,"
Following a shooting inside downtown Minneapolis' Epic nightclub earlier this month, one of the club's owners hinted that the club will put limitations on the types of acts allowed to perform at the venue, news sources report.
Ned Abdul is the owner and president of Swervo Development Corp., which owns the property
Aid from multiple countries began to trickle into the hardest-hit areas of the Philippines, which was struck on November 8 by Typhoon Haiyan, killing thousands of people on the islands, news sources reported.
The USS George Washington sent out helicopters to drop food and water supplies to cut-off communities near Tacloban, the
The Chinese government announced on Friday that it will relax the longtime policy forbidding that families have more than one child, news sources report.
As the law currently stands, parents may have two children only if both parents are only children, the Los Angeles Times reported. Under the declared revision of the law,
Facing political pressure from Americans and his own party after his promise fell through that Americans who liked their current health insurance policies would be able to keep them under the Affordable Care Act, President Barack Obama announced Thursday that health insurance companies could continue offering plans that don't meet
Developer Opus Group sold the Station on Washington last week for about $31 million.
In a cash transaction, private equity firm Harrison Street purchased the mixed-use student housing building located near the University of Minnesota -- its latest in a long line of business between the two companies, according to the
The Food and Drug Administration announced on Thursday that it will order food producers to phase out trans fats from all food, news sources report.
The use of trans fats has already declined dramatically in recent years, the Associated Press reported, but an average American still consumes about one gram of the substance
An earthquake with an initial magnitude reading of 5.5 hit eastern Japan, including the Tokyo area, on Sunday morning, news sources reported.
There were no immediate reports of damage or abnormalities at the wrecked Fukushima nuclear power plant, Reuters reported.
A tsunami alert was not issued, Japan Today reported.
The Japan Meteorological Agency reported the earthquake's epicenter was