MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Court records show a man suspected of killing a Mendota Heights police officer was wanted because he had left a drug treatment program and faced up to 30 years in prison.
WEST ST. PAUL - Police say an officer from Minnesota who was shot after making a traffic stop died of his wounds.
DULUTH - A $9 million federal grant is allowing UMD to eventually make history in Antarctica with a one-of-a-kind drill.The drill is being constructed in Utah.
ST. PAUL, Minn. AP - Minnesota Republican Michele Bachmann is spending the weekend along the U.S.-Mexico border to get a firsthand look at an immigration crisis involving Central American youth.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe is backing away from his threat to sue the team over alleged discrimination _ for now.
RENTON, Wash. (AP) Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice is retiring from the NFL after an injury-plagued career that included issues with concussions.
HOYLAKE, England (AP) Rory McIlroy completed a wire-to-wire victory Sunday in the British Open to capture the third leg of the career Grand Slam. McIlroy led by six shots going into the final round and never let anyone closer than two shots.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota is among states sending fire crews to the state of Washington to help with wildfires that have caused evacuations and are threatening hundreds of homes.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is encouraging Israel to try to minimize civilian deaths in its ground push into Hamas-ruled Gaza.