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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Things will be chilly when Minnesota and Detroit meet for the Twins' home opener. Temperatures aren't expected to get warmer than 32 degrees Monday in Minneapolis, where the only heat in Target Field might be Justin Verlander's 100 mph fastballs. Former Twins fan favorite Torii Hunter will be returning as a Tiger. He adds punch to an already potent offense that includes Prince Fielder, Miguel Cabrera and Victor Martinez.
DULUTH (AP) — The two inmates who disappeared from a low-security prison camp in Duluth over the weekend are still missing. The inmates are 64-year-old Michael Krzyzaniak and 67-year-old Gerald Greenfield. They were discovered missing Saturday evening from the federal camp, which is on the former Duluth Air Force Base. Prison spokesman David Baker said Monday morning the men were still missing. He says he has no further information.
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Joey Benik had two goals and an assist to help fourth-seeded St. Cloud State beat top-seeded Notre Dame 5-1 on Saturday in the NCAA Midwest Regional semifinals. The Huskies (24-15-1) will face Miami (Ohio) today for a spot in the Frozen Four in Pittsburgh. Benik, Cory Thorson and Jonny Brodzinski scored on three of St. Cloud State’s first seven shots of the second period to make it 4-0. “We were relaxed,” Huskies coach Bob Motzko said.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Jesse Root scored 9 seconds into overtime to give fourth-seeded Yale a 3-2 victory over top-seeded Minnesota in the NCAA West Regional semifinals Friday. Kenny Agostino intercepted Minnesota defenseman Ben Marshall's pass behind the net and feed Root for his 10th goal of the season. “It was a good forecheck by Kenny,” Root said. “He stole the puck from the guy and passed it to me.” Marshall tried to swing the puck along the boards.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A judge has entered a not guilty plea on behalf of a St. Paul man charged with killing his wife, who remains missing. Thirty-nine-year-old Jeffrey Trevino appeared in Ramsey County District Court on Friday on second-degree murder charges. The judge found probable cause to let the case proceed. A trial date has not yet been set.
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. (AP) — A Fergus Falls woman has filed a federal lawsuit that claims she was injured by a foreign object while drinking a glass of orange juice. Debbi Jo Larson is suing the former parent of Cass-Clay Creamery, Associated Milk Producers, Inc., of New Ulm. Larson's lawsuit says a sharp piece of plastic lodged in her throat when she was drinking the orange juice. KFGO reports Larson is seeking in excess of $75,000.
BERLIN (AP) — "Are there still Jews in Germany?" ''Are the Jews a chosen people?" Nearly 70 years after the Holocaust, there is no more sensitive an issue in German life as the role of Jews. With fewer than 200,000 Jews among Germany's 82 million people, few Germans born after World War II know any Jews or much about them.
NEW YORK (AP) — Lil Wayne says he's an epileptic and has had seizures for years. In an interview with Los Angeles-based radio station Power 106 on Thursday, the 30-year-old rapper said epilepsy caused his most recent health scare earlier this month when he was rushed to a hospital. Wayne said he had three back-to-back seizures. The Grammy winner says: "I've had a bunch of seizures, y'all just never hear about them."
NEW YORK (AP) — "America's Most Wanted' may have come to an end after 25 years. Lifetime network has confirmed it won't be picking up the crime-fighting series for another season. But the network says it's developing a pilot for a new project with John Walsh, who created "America's Most Wanted" in 1988. Hosted by Walsh, the series was a fixture on the Fox network until its abrupt cancellation in June 2011. During that run, the show helped bring almost 1,200 fugitives to justice.
NEW YORK (AP) — Robin Thicke didn't plan on releasing the unrated version of his music video for the song "Blurred Lines," which features nude models prowling around him and rappers Pharrell and T.I. Then his friends and actress-wife Paula Patton weighed in.