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More snow expected for rush hour; blizzard warning in effect Thursday

There will be just enough snow to cause some headaches during today's P.M. commute. Tomorrow: some parts of the state will see blizzard conditions.

Body presumed to be missing 'U' student recovered from Chicago River

A body presumed to be the 21-year-old U of M student who attempted to rescue her friend from the Chicago River has been recovered.

The Zimmer File: What are the Vikings getting?

Mike Zimmer, former Cincinatti Bengals' defensive coordinator, has been hired at the Vikings new head coach.

Former Minnesota TV anchor high on CNN?

CNN’s Anderson Cooper had some fun with the former Twin Cities newswoman’s “contact high” as she reported from Colorado.

The Top 10 most dangerous jobs in America

Thousands of Americans risk their lives everyday at work. According to a new analysis, the deadliest job in the U.S. pays an average salary of $35,000 per year.

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Kirk Cousins

Kirk Cousins saves the day again to get Vikings to .500

Cousins' overtime toss to K.J. Osborn earned a 34-28 victory.

Nurses on strike

Nurses start 3-day strike at Allina WestHealth in Plymouth

A "last attempt" at negotiations failed to produce an agreement last Wednesday.

boating minnesota lake

Minnesota has experienced its deadliest boating season since 2005

Minnesota has seen 17 boating-related deaths so far this year.

Drew Doughty

Kirill Kaprizov makes Kings’ Doughty eat his words

The Kings defenseman isn't a fan of the Wild star's new deal.

Quinn Olson / UMD Hockey

Watch: UMD's Olson goes between-the-legs to set up highlight goal

Another Saturday. Another highlight for a Minnesota college hockey team.

Gopher Hockey

Watch: No-call lifts Gophers to OT victory over St. Cloud State

A blatant hook marred a top-four battle in St. Cloud.

Ambulance hospital emergency

Driver killed after crashing into parked semi-trailer

The crash occurred on the 5800 block of University Avenue Northeast.

Mike Zimmer

Vikings-Panthers: 5 things you can count on happening

The Vikings will look to open things up in Carolina.