Como Zoo polar bear's new habit leaves officials mystified

Maybe she's trying to climb the glass. Or tread water. Or just exercise.

High school football: St. Paul Academy forfeits playoff game

St. Paul Academy plans to study the future of its football program in the wake of forfeiting its Class 4A Section 3 quarterfinal game against Highland Park.

Its title is 'Dear White People.' But its message is for everyone.

Plenty of actors have moved from the Twin Cities to Los Angeles to take a crack at Hollywood. Not many have returned home to get their big break -- but Brandon P. Bell did just that.

St. Paul worker touches up faded downtown pots - and creates quite a stir

Fed up with the ugly sight of five large, faded clay planters along East Seventh Street, a downtown St. Paul worker decided to take matters into her own hands Sunday and repaint them in bright primary colors.

Fran Tarkenton: Three ways the Vikings can help their quarterback

The good news is, the Vikings' defense is playing great. When you consistently hold teams to 17 points, you expect to win a lot of games.

Gophers basketball: Pitino's newcomers ready to make an impact in different ways

As 6-foot-11 Mali native Bakary Konate was trying to sound out his name for reporters Tuesday at Gophers media day, fellow freshman Josh Martin laughed.