Extremely weird weather on a full spring equinox supermoon

Mar 20, 2019

Rare spring heat, massive ice chunks as spring arrives.

Preparing for a flood? Here's some sandbagging 101

Mar 20, 2019

There's plenty of flooding in the forecast for Minnesota and the rest of the Midwest. Here are some basic tips on how to prepare a sandbag dike.

Coming up: What's the next technological frontier?

Mar 20, 2019

When the World Wide Web debuted 30 years ago, it was seen as the new frontier -- the great equalizer, even. As we celebrate three decades of the web, how much have we gained from it? MPR News' Stephanie Curtis fills in for host Kerri Miller.

Coming up: Tony Sanneh on using sports to empower youth

Mar 20, 2019

Professional soccer player Tony Sanneh has dedicated himself to serving children in the Twin Cities area through academic and physical education.

Appetites: Making wedding cakes with love

Mar 20, 2019

Say your friend asks you to make a wedding cake. Are you qualified? Probably not. Should you do it? Amy Thielen is here to say: Yes! Absolutely!

In Clearwater County, watch out for bears on the walk to school

Mar 20, 2019

A few weeks ago, the state was debating whether we're too quick to keep our kids sheltered from the elements. You know, not like we were kids, what with our survival skills and all. What about the kids of Clearwater County, west of Bemidji?

Civil rights and faith leaders to FBI: Take white nationalist violence seriously

Mar 20, 2019

Civil rights and faith leaders are demanding a meeting with the FBI director. The message: time to prioritize white nationalist violence.

Supreme Court justices seem incredulous at repeated racial bias in jury selection

Mar 20, 2019

In a Mississippi death-penalty case, the justices were skeptical of the way the state picked and dismissed black jurors and appeared ready not to uphold the conviction.

U.S. judge blocks oil, gas drilling over climate change

Mar 20, 2019

A judge has blocked oil and gas drilling on almost 500 square miles in Wyoming. The order marks the latest in a string of court rulings over the past decade faulting the government's consideration of emissions when issuing energy leases.

Officials: Mother killed herself, her 2 children were killed

Mar 20, 2019

Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension have identified the three people found dead in northwestern Minnesota as a mother and her two young children.