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South Africans hold day of prayer for Mandela

10:06 AM, Dec 8, 2013

South Africans flocked to houses of worship for a national day of prayer and reflection to honor former President Nelson Mandela.

Teen death on board plane diverts flight

10:52 PM, Dec 7, 2013

The teen suffered a medical condition on board the flight.

US vet Merrill Newman, 85, home from North Korea

4:15 PM, Dec 7, 2013

He was greeted today by applause from supporters, yellow ribbons tied to pillars outside his home and the warm embrace of his family.

Pearl Harbor ceremony marks bombing anniversary

4:10 PM, Dec 7, 2013

The crowd observed a moment of silence at 7:55 a.m., the minute the bombing began 72 years ago.

Nelson Mandela family: 'We have lost a great man'

10:43 AM, Dec 7, 2013

In their first statement since his death, Nelson Mandela's family says they've "lost a great man, a son of the soil."

Ice continues to cause problems in Texas

10:40 AM, Dec 7, 2013

Ice and its effects forced the sporadic closures of freeways and interchanges in the Dallas-Fort Worth area after an ice storm.

China seeking to export apples to US

10:32 AM, Dec 7, 2013

China has its sights set on exporting its fruit to the United States. And growers in Washington, who harvest the bulk of America's apple crop, are OK with it.

NKorea says it deported US tourist and war vet

12:08 AM, Dec 7, 2013

The North's state media says it did so because 85-year-old Merrill Newman had apologized for his alleged crimes during the Korean War during a recent trip to the country and because of his age and medical condition.

Local News

Minnesota gun laws a mystery to many

With renewed attention to American laws governing firearms, Minnesota has its own rules. Gun shop owners must comply with the regulations.

5:16 PM, Jul 23, 2012

Ground Temperatures Warming...Gardening Anyone?

A sample of ground temperatures this week in St. Paul reveals that down to around 8" the ground drops to the low 50s

7:06 PM, Apr 24, 2007

Pawlenty vetoes minimum wage bill, delivers on promise

Sponsors of a plan to raise Minnesota's minimum wage for the first time since 2005 say they've been notified their bill has been vetoed.

8:54 PM, May 15, 2008

State lawmaker won't resign over YouTube video

Lawmaker won't resign over comments comparing food stamp recipients to wild animals in parks

2:00 AM, Mar 9, 2012

2 charged in beating death of homeless man for $5

Hennepin County prosecutors charged 23-year-old Willis Esposito Richardson and a 17-year-old boy with aiding and abetting second-degree murder.

4:08 PM, Jul 10, 2012

KARE 11 launches new apps for iPad, iPhone and Android

Download the brand new iPad, iPhone and Android apps for KARE 11. Get the latest breaking news, weather, sports and more.

3:55 PM, Aug 16, 2013

Siblings remember Little Falls teens killed

Siblings of 18-year-old Haile Kifer and 17-year-old Nick Brady are mourning the loss of their loved ones.

12:25 PM, Dec 1, 2012

Mother's Day brunch in the Twin Cities

It's time to start thinking about making Mother's Day brunch reservations

11:28 AM, May 10, 2012

Grow with KARE: Labor day lawn care

Now is the time for gardeners and homeowners to take a closer look at their lawns.

6:32 PM, Aug 30, 2013

Rainbow Looms bracelets latest craze for kids

A new craze with kids has craft stores across the nation scrambling to keep rubber bands stocked on their shelves.

6:30 PM, Oct 18, 2013

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