Minneapolis

  • 'Miracle' toddler survives 11-storey fall from balcony in US May 14, 2014

    A 15-month-old boy has miraculously survived after a 11-storey fall from his apartment balcony in the US city of Minneapolis due to his young age and a lucky landing spot. The toddler fell from the balcony of a home in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and an anxious crowd of Somali- Americans who live...
  • Heart-warming messages to patients etched in snow February 12, 2014

    Minneapolis: Huge messages left in the snow on the frozen Mississippi River are giving patients at St. Cloud Hospital a lift. At ground level, the patted-down snow doesn't look like much. But from the hospital windows above, the messages are quite clear. The latest are the words "love" and "believe," along...
  • Minneapolis: 9-year-old boy sneaks aboard flight, flies to Las Vegas October 7, 2013

    A 9-year-old boy passed through security at the Minneapolis/St Paul International Airport and flew on a Delta Air Lines plane to Las Vegas without a boarding pass, authorities said on Sunday. It was not immediately clear why the child sneaked onto the flight on Thursday, but his action raised questions about...
  • World's first Internet cat video film festival February 6, 2013

    New York: They frolic in empty boxes and stick their heads under faucet streams of water. They dance on tippy toes and fly through the air with Pop-Tarts. They play piano wearing little frocks and get tickled to distraction to the delight of millions on YouTube. I speak, of course, of...
  • A clash between faith and livelihood June 18, 2007

    It's a choice between faith and livelihood. And hundreds of taxi drivers in Minneapolis are choosing the former. ...