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Good Question: What’s The Story Behind Cinco De Mayo?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — To thousands of Americans, Cinco de Mayo means tacos, guacamole and margaritas.

They may think they’re celebrating Mexico’s independence. But Cinco de Mayo was actually created because of another historical event. 254 more words


Good Question: What's Causing People Pain?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Prince was reportedly on prescription pain medications when he died.

The Mayo Clinic says nearly 70 percent of Americans are on at least one prescription drug. 285 more words


Good Question: Why Do Ants Invade Our Homes?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — When the weather warms up, we are not the only ones who can’t wait to get out and about.

You will notice ants on your sidewalk and driveway, and in many cases in your kitchen, bathroom and even bedroom. 324 more words


Good Questions: Rainy Day Edition

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Parts of Minnesota saw more than four inches of rain this week. So, we’re answering some of your rainy day Good Questions. 220 more words


Good Question: Why Do Autopsy Results Take So Long?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — We could get the preliminary results of what caused Prince’s death any day now.

The medical examiner has been working on this since the beloved Minnesota musician died one week ago. 294 more words


Good Question: Why Are People So Mean Online?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A viral video shows what female sports reporters have to put up with from online haters.

To show how bad it is, a group of men read some disturbing tweets that were sent to reporters Julie DiCaro and Sarah Spain. 335 more words


Good Question: Why Is 10,000 Steps The Magic Number?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Chances are you have heard it before: You have to get 10,000 steps in a day to be healthy.

Fitbit users are constantly reminded of this. 290 more words