FOX 9 Minneapolis Headlines
Pope Francis has defrocked former U.S. Cardinal Theodore McCarrick after Vatican officials found him guilty of soliciting for sex while hearing confession and sexual crimes against minors and adults, the Holy See said Saturday.
The punishment for the once-powerful prelate, who had served as the archbishop of Washington and had been an influential fundraiser for the church, was announced five days before Francis is set to lead an extraordinary gathering of bishops from around the world to help the church grapple with the crisis of sex abuse by clergy and systematic cover-ups by church hierarchy. … More
North Central U.S. Weather Reports
Weather News - February 16, 2019, 3:12:20 PM EST
Two storms with snow, ice and rain will affect many areas from the Midwest to the northeastern United States through the middle of next week.
Weather News - February 16, 2019, 4:12:20 PM EST
While rivers are already rising, a new storm will further heighten the risk for flooding and severe weather across the lower Mississippi and Tennessee valleys around the middle of the upcoming week.
Weather News - February 16, 2019, 12:09:09 PM EST
One person died after a major pileup on Interstate 70 just east of Kansas City on Friday afternoon.
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Weather News - February 15, 2019, 3:08:10 PM EST
Snow slammed both the East and West coasts of the U.S. this week while a deadly storm blasted Hawaii and an avalanche cut off an entire region from the outside world, slowing rescue efforts.