Even if you were able to stay home from work on President's Day, it might be time to shovel out the ol' motor car and make way for the plows. Minneapolis, St. Paul and several other municipalities in the Twin Cities have declared snow emergencies.
The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis on Monday released another list that names priests with substantiated claims of sexual abuse of minors – the second such list in the past two months.
When the Polk County, Wisconsin sheriff's office responded to a one-vehicle accident outside of Amery late Saturday night, they found an empty car in a ditch. According to the Pioneer Press, deputies who responded noted the car was registered to Thomas Marson, the chief of police in the city of Amery.
After numerous nominations, first-time Minneapolis actor Barkhad Abdi actually got to take a trophy home. Abdi won Best Supporting Actor at the British Academy of Film and Television Awards for his role as the menacing Somali pirate leader Muse in "Captain Phillips."
It took Sweden more than 38 minutes to get their fourth shot on goal. When they did, late in the second period, the United States had just taken its 51st shot of the game. The U.S. skated freely up and down the ice and blasted Sweden 6-1 on Monday. The win puts the Americans in Thursday's gold medal game where they will meet the winner between Canada and Switzerland.