Cockburn Scores 33 as No. 13 Illinois Routs MinnesotaKofi Cockburn scored a career-high 33 points and grabbed 13 rebounds in only 25 minutes to lead No. 13 Illinois past Minnesota in the Big Ten opener for both teams Tuesday night.
Illinois Man Who Pleaded Guilty In Minnesota Mosque Bombing Testifies Against Accused Mastermind Michael HariMichael McWhorter, 31, testified Thursday that once he learned of Michael Hari's plans, he did what Hari said because he feared he'd be shot if he didn't.
Trial Begins For Michael Hari, Illinois Man Charged With Masterminding 2017 Minnesota Mosque Bombing“This case is about hatred. It’s about prejudice,” Assistant U.S. Attorney Allison Ethen said. “It’s about how Michael Hari used his hatred to justify physical violence against his victims.”
Wisconsin, 3 Other States, Puerto Rico To Be Added Back To Chicago's Travel Quarantine Order; Kentucky And Louisana RemovedWisconsin, Montana, Idaho, Minnesota, and Puerto Rico will be added to the list on Friday, after their average COVID-19 caseload rose to more than 15 new cases per 100,000 residents over a seven-day period. 
Coach Chris Collins 'Disappointed' In Northwestern's Play After They Lose To MinnesotaNorthwestern went 38.7% from the field and 16.7% on 3s and was outrebounded 48-29 as they lost to Minnesota Sunday.
Man Sought In Buffalo Grove Double Homicide Shoots, Wounds Himself In Minnesota, Police SayA man wanted in a double homicide in Buffalo Grove shot and wounded himself during a standoff with police in Minnesota, authorities said Saturday.
Prosecutors: Woman Shot In Fulton River District Was Paralyzed, Gun Used By Michael Blackman Was Illegally Purchased In MinnesotaA woman who was shot and wounded in broad daylight in the Fulton River District last week was left paralyzed, according to federal prosecutors.
R. Kelly And Defense Team Are 'No Shows' For Court In Minnesota; Bench Warrant Out For His ArrestEmbattled R&B superstar R. Kelly and his defense team were "no shows" in a Minnesota court Thursday. 
Federal Charges Ramp Up Pressure On R. Kelly To Make DealAny negotiations would be complicated, as Kelly is charged in four jurisdictions and his lawyers would likely insist on a single deal that resolves all the cases. And prosecutors would only accept a deal that includes a lengthy prison term.
R. Kelly Faces New Charges Of Prostitution With Underage Girl In MinneapolisAlready facing an array of charges in Chicago and New York, R. Kelly was facing new charges Monday of engaging in prostitution with an underage girl in Minneapolis.
Emmanuel Aranda, Accused Of Throwing Boy From Balcony In Mall Of America, May Have Been Previously Charged In ChicagoThe man police say threw a 5-year-old boy over a balcony at the Mall of America in Minnesota may have a criminal record in Chicago.