FBI: Material found in Minneapolis apartment could be ricin

U.S. 05/08/19, 17:57

The FBI says a possible hazardous material that prompted the evacuation of a Minneapolis apartment complex and injured a University of Minnesota student could be ricin. The bureau said Wednesday that a preliminary test of the material found in an apartment ...

Woman sues Chinese billionaire Liu for alleged rape

Business 04/16/19, 17:13

A woman who said she was raped by JD.com founder Richard Liu filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the billionaire and his company alleging he and other wealthy Chinese executives coerced her to drink during a dinner in the hours before ...

Minnesota cities look to reduce chloride from water plants

Enviroment 03/16/19, 12:56

Some Minnesota cities are grappling with how to reduce the amount of chloride being released from their wastewater treatment plants into lakes and streams, threatening aquatic life.The state estimates that about 100 municipal wastewater treatment plants are releasing more chloride ...

UMN students, faculty striving to improve diversity in CFANS

Science 12/09/18, 12:02

University of Minnesota students and faculty are collaborating to develop an equitable culture in agricultural studies.Fall 2018 enrollment statistics show that UMN's College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences is roughly 85 percent white, compared with 79 percent white ...

Esports gain popularity on University of Minnesota campus

Sports 11/04/18, 18:03

The University of Minnesota is home to a nationally-ranked team that doesn't practice on a court or field, but instead on the virtual battlefield of popular computer game Overwatch.The university's Overwatch team is currently in its preseason, competing against other ...

Chief justice stresses independence in Minnesota speech

U.S. 10/16/18, 15:45

Chief Justice John Roberts on Tuesday stressed the need for the judicial branch to remain independent, taking note of the tumultuous debate over the confirmation of Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh to say that the high court makes mistakes when it ...

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