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Jan 24,2015 at 8:21 PM

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — A top U.N. official in the fight against Ebola greeted just three patients at one treatment center he visited this week in Sierra Leone. Families in Liberia are no longer required to cremate the remains of loved ones to halt...
Jan 24,2015 at 7:58 PM
Gunfire erupted during a crowded party in a vacant house in Omaha early Saturday, leaving three people dead and five wounded, and most witnesses refusing to help investigators, according to police......
Jan 24,2015 at 5:52 PM

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Gunfire erupted during a crowded party in a vacant house in Omaha early Saturday, leaving three people dead and five wounded, and most witnesses refusing to help investigators, according to police.
As many as...
Jan 24,2015 at 2:28 PM


A vigil is planned Saturday for a 2-year-old boy who died in a Brooklyn Center apartment fire.

The medical examiner says Keoni Holt died from fire-related injuries during the Jan. 16 fire. Three dogs were also killed in the...
Jan 23,2015 at 6:11 PM
One of more than a dozen witnesses who testified in the trial of Brian Fitch, who is accused of fatally shooting a Mendota Heights police officer, said she saw Fitch the day of the shooting wearing a hat with blond hair......
Jan 24,2015 at 1:52 AM

WHITEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — For the third time in less than six months, a North Carolina inmate was exonerated by DNA evidence and freed after spending decades in prison for a wrongful murder conviction.
This time, 70-year-old Joseph...
Jan 23,2015 at 10:21 PM

TOKYO (AP) — The United Nations' official in charge of investigating human rights violations in North Korea said he stands by U.N. findings of widespread abuses there despite recent backtracking by a prominent defector on the details of his life...
Jan 23,2015 at 7:21 PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A man who police say has been on the run since he escaped from a Mississippi jail 34 years ago was arrested Thursday in a small central Utah town, police said.
Sam Gene Harris has lived under at least 10...
Jan 23,2015 at 5:56 PM


Two neighbors who went to pick up trash on a Minneapolis lake ended up scrambling for their lives Thursday.

"This is the first time in years that's it's actually seen any water other than rain," Kenny Roiger joked Friday about...
Jan 23,2015 at 4:52 PM

The big sister wanted to be known as a gamer, and she loved making videos with her pet guinea pig, Oreo. Her 6-year-old brother wanted to build robots.
Their cousins, blue-eyed, towheaded sisters, were a year apart but looked more...
Jan 23,2015 at 3:15 PM


A 12-year-old Rosemount boy recently diagnosed with a rare bone cancer had to give up his dream of playing football.

Seventh-grader David Gerfast was diagnosed with chordoma last fall.

Lars Gerfast, David's father,...
Jan 23,2015 at 2:52 PM

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Through archival footage and interviews with her family, closest confidants and collaborators, Nina Simone comes to life again — still enigmatic but more easily understood — in the new documentary "What Happened, Miss...
Jan 23,2015 at 2:00 PM


The big sister wanted to be known as a gamer, and she loved making videos with her pet guinea pig, Oreo. Her 6-year-old brother wanted to build robots. Their cousins, blue-eyed, towheaded sisters, were a year apart but looked more like twins......
Jan 23,2015 at 8:48 AM
Former Gophers great Randy Breuer will live forever in the rafters of Williams Arena starting on Saturday. The Gophers will retire his No. 45 jersey at halftime of their game against Illinois. KSTP's Darren Wolfson sat down recently with Breuer and his...
Jan 23,2015 at 9:21 AM

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — An 89-year-old man charged with fatally beating his 86-year-old roommate at a Buffalo-area assisted living facility has died.
Chester Rusek's attorney says he died Wednesday in the lockup at Erie County Medical...