At least some of the credit and debit card numbers that were comprised in a massive holiday shopping-season data breach are already being bought and sold on the black market, according to a security columnist.
Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak says the state of Minnesota should investigate cases when the city's police officers use lethal force. Rybak said Friday that serious-high profile cases deserve to be investigated by a completely independent agency.
The 9-year-old stowaway who drew international attention after he slipped unnoticed onto a flight from Minneapolis to las Vegas will remain in protective custody for now. Lawyers and social workers met with a Hennepin County District judge prior to a hearing and said it wasn't time for him to return to his family.
A package containing a propane tank caused authorities to evacuate and shut down a portion of Terminal 2, formerly the Humphrey Terminal at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport for about two hours Friday morning. Airport spokesman Pat Hogan said a woman tried to get through security with the package. The package was reported around 6 a.m. and delayed around a dozen outgoing flights.
Trucks from the U.S. Postal Service will be delivering packages in some areas of the Twin Cities this Sunday. The USPS says it will make the Sunday deliveries in an effort to ease the holiday crunch.