Purdue University researchers say those risks are even greater if the men are over the age of 45 and are driving four-wheel-drive pickup trucks.
2-year-old dies in farming accident in western Wisconsin
The child was run over by farm equipment, according to the sheriff.
One killed, four injured in I-90 crash after power line falls
The crash occurred just before 6 p.m.
Storms leave wreckage, flooding, tens of thousands without power
Record levels of rain and 80 mph winds caused havoc in the metro.
LIVE UPDATES: Dangerous storms move through Twin Cities
We'll have live updates as the storms move through the metro.
Tornado watch issued in Twin Cities, southern Minnesota
The watch will remain in place until midnight.
Wild fox in Minnesota tests positive for highly contagious avian flu
This is the first confirmed case of highly pathogenic avian influenza in a wild mammal in the state, the Department of Natural Resources said.
New COVID-19 testing site in St. Paul; 3 others to close as cases rise
Testing sites in Stillwater, Hutchinson, and St. Paul are closing as part of moves to adjust testing resources.
Charges: South St. Paul teen killed during apparent marijuana sale
The individual accused of killing Skelley is a 17-year-old from St. Paul.
Anthony Edwards among NBA stars in Adam Sandler's Netflix film, 'Hustle'
The Timberwolves point guard stars alongside other NBA players LeBron James, Trae Young, Juancho Hernangomez and more.
Study: Men over age 45 much more likely to crash on icy or snowy roads
And the risk is even greater if those guys are driving pickup trucks, according to research from Purdue University. The study's author suggested it may because of overconfidence or a false sense of safety.
U study: Women more likely to pursue high-paying career when men are scarce
Researchers at the University of Minnesota say they've found evidence that, when potential mates are harder to find, women are more likely to focus on getting a high-powered job, delay having children and have fewer kids when they do start families. "A scarcity of men leads women to invest in their careers because they realize it will be difficult to settle down and start a family," said marketing professor and study co-author.
Study: Online shoppers more likely to buy at Wal-Mart than Target
Website research company EyeTrackShop recently took a look at websites for Target and Wal-Mart. It found that 70 percent of the people visiting Walmart.com answered they were ‘likely’ or ‘very likely’ to buy on the site.
Study finds Minneapolis great dating city for bald, single men
If you're a bald, single man in Minneapolis, you may be catching the attention of single women. A new study by OurTime.com, an online dating site for singles aged 50-plus, ranked Minneapolis fourth on the list of top 10 hot spots for bald men.
U of M study finds when men are scarce women's career goals get more ambitious
A study co-authored by a University of Minnesota researcher finds that when men are in short supply, women are more likely to pursue high-paying careers and postpone having children. This breifcase-over-baby tendency seems to be picking up steam. Women outnumber men at most colleges and earn 60 percent of the country's master's degrees.
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