An obscure 1976 amendment to U.S. copyright law gives songwriters the right to reclaim ownership of a song after 35 years. MPR reports Steven Greenberg, the St. Louis Park musician who penned "Funkytown," has become the first person to file a "termination of transfer" notice.
Woman breaks free after being kidnapped and taken to Brooklyn Park
The woman was taken by force as she arrived at her work in Plymouth.
Planned Parenthood suspends abortion services in WI due to 173-year-old law
A battle in the courts is likely coming.
How the fastest animal on the planet returned to MN after local extinction
The fastest animal on Earth had once vanished from Minnesota and Wisconsin.
St. Paul's new 'skate trail' brings non-traditional park to life
Gateway Park is the first of four parks to open in the Highland Bridge redevelopment.
80 mph winds, large hail possible with severe storms in MN
A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for much of the state until 3 a.m. Saturday.
30 people evacuated as flooding hammers small town
It's assumed that at least eight inches of rain fell in Randall, with more heavy rain expected Friday night into Saturday morning.
Numerous severe storms likely in Minnesota Friday night
Watch the video for the full details with meteorologist Sven Sundgaard.
Teen pleads guilty in shooting death of 15-year-old girl in Columbia Heights
Damico Jamal-Tokyo High will receive a sentence in juvenile court, along with an adult prison sentence.
Walz wants to use surplus money to send direct payments to Minnesotans
It's a renewed effort from a previous proposal from Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan's supplemental budget in January.
Jan. 6 committee says aide for WI senator tried to give fake elector info to Pence
The attempt was discovered through text messages in the ongoing public hearing held by the Jan. 6 select committee.
Minnesota State colleges, U of M boosting tuition again
The Minnesota State system's Board of Trustee's approved the increase Wednesday.
Brainerd woman loses music downloading appeal, owes $222K
A three-judge appeals panel has ruled Jammie Thomas-Rasset, who illegally downloaded and shared two-dozen songs online more than six years ago, owes record companies $222,000 for copyright violations, the Associated Press reports.
Work by Shoreview artist chosen for The Who's official music video
The Who rockers Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend hand picked Jeff Rodenberg's work as the official video for 5:15 from the November release of the music box set Quadrophenia: The Director's Cut, a re-mixed version of the classic 1973 rock opera. The video shows the Shoreview portrait artist painting a composite of the iconic band's members.
Duluth native who directed Whitney Houston's music says she brought the world beauty
Duluth Central graduate Michael Baker became Whitney Houston's drummer 20 years ago and later added the title of music director. Baker says he kept his relationship with Houston simple and that's why it lasted so long.
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