Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann appeared as a guest on "The Tonight Show" with Jay Leno Friday. The Minnesota congresswoman talked about her recent controversial remarks about the HPV vaccine, gay marriage and Sarah Palin.
Reinbold guilty of murdering wife with 'particular cruelty'
Eric Reinbold, 46, was convicted of two counts of murder in the second degree in Pennington County Friday.
Armed assault suspect arrested after standoff in Waite Park
The standoff ended early Saturday when officer obtained a warrant for the home.
3 dead after plane crashes into house in Hermantown
Two people in the house were uninjured.
Destructive fire at Maple Grove greenhouse and nursery
The fire burned early Sunday morning at a longtime Maple Grove greenhouse and nursery.
SCSU player hospitalized after being taken off ice on stretcher
Luedtke was checked into the boards in the first period and down for a reported 10-15 minutes.
Amber Alert in Wisconsin: Search for missing 15-year-old girl
Police believe 15-year-old Kryssy King may be with a 22-year-old man.
3 St. Paul fast food restaurants robbed in space of an hour
The thieves struck between 7:15 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Fire at historic Stevens House museum for third time since Aug. 30
The fire was reported early Saturday morning.
What to do with the Kmart site? Minneapolis wants your ideas
The project will connect Nicollet Avenue south of Lake street and north of the Midtown Greenway, reestablishing a street grid.
Crowd evacuated at end of homecoming football game in Brooklyn Park
Police blamed 'unruly teens' in the stands and some who were trying to enter the stadium.
BCA: Police shoot suicidal man 'armed with sword' in North Branch
The man is expected to survive.
State to help 44 Minnesota gas stations add E15 pumps
The yellow 88 button is coming to more gas stations in Minnesota.
Bachmann: Political correctness is trumping national security; Clinton responds
"The concerns I have and my colleagues have are real," the Minnesota Republican congresswoman said in a Pioneer Press interview, speaking of the recent controversy in which she alleged that the Muslim Brotherhood has infiltrated the U.S. government. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says allegations like Bachmann's "have no place in our politics."
Bachmann still not revealing future political plans
Michele Bachmann's speech at an anti-abortion rally in St. Paul marked her first public appearance since the end of her presidential campaign. The Republican Congresswoman called for the repeal of Roe vs. Wade, but would not say whether she plans to run for re-election to her House seat.
Bachmann calls use of child to deliver political message "reprehensible"
Michele Bachmann says the eight-year-old boy who told her at a book signing that his mom was gay but didn't need fixing was obviously put up to it. Bachmann tells CNN she'd never use one of her children that way.
Column: Bachmann's gay stepsister left hurt, confused
New York Times columnist Frank Bruni visits Minnesota to speak with Helen LaFave, the gay stepsister of Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn. LaFave has rarely talked to the media but tells Bruni that she has been stung by the lawmaker calling out gays and lesbians as sick and evil, and by Bachmann's unyielding opposition to gay marriage.
Bachmann on former campaign chief: 'I should have done that Google search'
Michele Bachmann has taken some flack in the press from none other than her former campaign manager, Ed Rollins. When reporters pointed out that Rollins has had a history of sharp remarks about his former employers, Bachmann responded: “I guess I should have done that Google search."
Leno jokes about Edina woman accused of making nephew ride in trunk of Lexus
NBC late-night host Jay Leno is having fun at the expense of an Edina woman accused of making her 11-year-old nephew ride in the trunk of her Lexus so the car's leather seats wouldn't get wet.
Bachmann on Limbaugh flap: vitriol comes from the left, too
Congresswoman Michele Bachmann says she's been on the receiving end of vitriol from left-leaning commentators. But, she says, it never generates the kind of outrage that's being directed at conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh over his remarks about a female law student.
Bachmann, Graves to hold three debates
Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann has agreed to three debates with her DFL opponent Jim Graves on the week before the Nov. 6 election, the St. Cloud Times reports. However, the Graves campaign is pushing the three-term Congresswoman to have more than just three debates. “It frustrates me that Bachmann was willing to give 15 debates during her presidential campaign," Jim Graves said. The first public debate is set for Oct. 30 in St. Cloud.
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