Minnesota is a state in the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, and northern regions of the United States. Minnesota was admitted as the 32nd U.S. state on May 11, 1858, created from the eastern half of the Minnesota Territory. The state has many lakes, and is known as the "Land of 10,000 Lakes". Its official motto is L'Étoile du Nord.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence during a visit to a 3M plant that makes protective masks in Minnesota, told reporters the United States does not yet have enough coronavirus tests to meet the anticipated..
Energized Senator Amy Klobuchar on Monday in Keene, New Hampshire has pulled into third place in two polls, behind her Democratic rivals Bernie Sanders and Pete Buttigieg, but beating Elizabeth Warren,..
U.S. government forecasters predict widespread flooding this spring in 23 states from the Northern Plains to the Gulf Coast, particularly in parts of North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota, but not.. Reuters - Published
Amy Klobuchar, a U.S. senator from Minnesota whose wit and straightforward Midwestern style won key endorsements and bolstered her long-shot campaign, is ending her bid for the Democratic presidential.. Reuters - Published
The field of candidates seeking the U.S. Democratic presidential nomination dropped to five with Monday's departure of U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota as the race now heads to voters in 14.. Reuters - Published
The protesters were critical of Klobuchar's role in prosecuting Myon Burrell, who they say was wrongfully sentenced to life in prison for the fatal shooting of an 11-year-old girl.
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The Minnesota senator is running for president on her bipartisan record. But some Democrats and civil rights groups say she went too far in supporting judges chosen by the current administration. NYTimes.com - Published
Bernie Sanders was supposed to run away with the New Hampshire primary. This is his kind of state, where Democrats are mostly educated liberals. Yet the national celebrity from next-door Vermont bested.. WorldNews - Published
Snow, strong winds and plunging temperatures moved into the eastern Dakotas and western Minnesota on Wednesday, creating difficult travel conditions and cancelling classes for a large number of.. USATODAY.com - Published
At the Palm Springs satellite caucus, Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar won the night. Plus: Seas keep rising across California coastlines. And an In-N-Out Burger can't come back to a community that didn't.. USATODAY.com - Published
The Iowa caucuses, the first nominating contest to decide the eventual Democratic nominee for the 2020 US presidential elections, start at 7pm CT (2am Paris-time). The latest polls show a very tight.. France 24 - Published
Presidential hopeful and Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar is facing a balancing act of squaring constitutional requirements to serve as a juror in the impeachment trial of Donald Trump with the demands.. USATODAY.com - Published
Democratic presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg is set to visit a southern Minnesota soybean farm as part of a three-state campaign tour on Wednesday. The billionaire and former New York City mayor.. WorldNews - Published
Highlights of this day in history: Israeli Prime Minister Ariel suffers a stroke and lapses into a coma; the inventor of braille is born; Jesse Ventura sworn in as Minnesota's governor, poet T.S. Eliot.. USATODAY.com - Published
A Minnesota man visiting Muir Woods National Monument near San Francisco was killed by a falling redwood tree during a Christmas Eve hike with his sister and her boyfriend, the sheriff's department and.. Reuters - Published
Minnesota senator and Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar visited with Iowans Saturday afternoon at Adams Street Espresso in Creston. Klobuchar’s campaign visit was part of a 3-day, 27.. WorldNews - Published
Two University of Minnesota wrestlers who were arrested on suspicion of criminal sexual conduct in June will not face criminal charges due to “inadequate evidence," a prosecutor announced Friday... WorldNews - Published
1031 exchange, also known as “like-kind exchange”, refers to the application of the process mentioned in section 1031 of the United States Internal Revenue Code. This process facilitates the real.. WorldNews - Published
Representatives Jeff Van Drew of New Jersey, Jared Golden of Maine and Collin Peterson of Minnesota were the only Democrats to oppose one or both of the charges against President Trump. NYTimes.com - Published
A Black Hawk helicopter went down in central Minnesota on Thursday, killing all three soldiers on board, after it lost contact with the Minnesota National Guard during a maintenance test flight,.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •USATODAY.com
Many mall operators across the country reported brisk traffic on Black Friday, including the nation's biggest, Mall Of America in Minnesota, which anticipated nearly a quarter of a million shoppers.. CBS News - Published