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  • Mother: 4-Year-Old Banned From Doughnut Shop Over Comment

    Mother: 4-Year-Old Banned From Doughnut Shop Over Comment

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:22 PM EDT2014-07-24 02:22:15 GMT
    4-year-old Justin Otero is a curious guy, but his curiosity got him into some trouble at his local Connecticut doughnut shop.
    4-year-old Justin Otero is a curious guy, but his curiosity got him into some trouble at his local Connecticut doughnut shop.
  • 16 photos from the Aquatennial Torchlight Parade

    16 photos from the Aquatennial Torchlight Parade

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:14 AM EDT2014-07-24 14:14:19 GMT
     The 2014 CenterPoint Energy Torchlight Parade cascaded up Hennepin Avenue through Minneapolis on Wednesday night. Crowds gathered at Dunwoody College and walked all the way up to 5th Street as music, fans and cheese curds lined the street shoulders.
     The 2014 CenterPoint Energy Torchlight Parade cascaded up Hennepin Avenue through Minneapolis on Wednesday night. Crowds gathered at Dunwoody College and walked all the way up to 5th Street as music, fans and cheese curds lined the street shoulders.
  • MONEY + MARRIAGE: 4 things you need to know

    MONEY + MARRIAGE: 4 things you need to know

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:18 AM EDT2014-07-24 14:18:26 GMT
    Financial professional Skip Johnson from Great Waters Financial has steps couples should take now to create a lifetime of financial harmony.
    Financial professional Skip Johnson from Great Waters Financial has steps couples should take now to create a lifetime of financial harmony.
  • These men robbed Pawn America, shot employee in Roseville

    These men robbed Pawn America, shot employee in Roseville

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 4:16 PM EDT2014-07-23 20:16:00 GMT
    Police have released surveillance video and photos from an armed robbery and shooting at Pawn America on Rice Street in Roseville, Minn. The robbery and shooting happened just before 6 p.m. Monday, July 21.
    Police have released surveillance video and photos from an armed robbery and shooting at Pawn America on Rice Street in Roseville, Minn. The robbery and shooting happened just before 6 p.m. Monday, July 21.
  • Loyal dog stands guard over companion

    Loyal dog stands guard over companion

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:43 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:43:33 GMT
    An image of a pit bull standing guard over his female companion has gone viral and touched the hearts of hundreds.
    An image of a pit bull standing guard over his female companion has gone viral and touched the hearts of hundreds.
  • PHOTO: Car engulfed in flames on Highway 169

    PHOTO: Car engulfed in flames on Highway 169

    Thursday, July 24 2014 9:26 AM EDT2014-07-24 13:26:45 GMT
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    A car was fully engulfed in flames on Thursday morning on Highway 169 in Maple Grove, Minn.
    A car was fully engulfed in flames on Thursday morning on Highway 169 in Maple Grove, Minn.
  • Jesse Ventura trial: 2 questions from jury, but no verdict

    Jesse Ventura trial: 2 questions from jury, but no verdict

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 4:18 PM EDT2014-07-23 20:18:07 GMT
    After 4 hours of deliberations on Tuesday, the Jesse Ventura defamation trial continued Wednesday as jurors work toward a verdict at the federal courthouse in St. Paul, Minn.
    After 4 hours of deliberations on Tuesday, the Jesse Ventura defamation trial continued Wednesday as jurors work toward a verdict at the federal courthouse in St. Paul, Minn.
  • INVESTIGATORS: Drowning is silent

    INVESTIGATORS: Drowning is silent

    Thursday, June 5 2014 12:15 PM EDT2014-06-05 16:15:10 GMT
    In the past four months, four young people have drowned or nearly drowned in pools even though there were adults nearby. So, how do children drown in plain sight? A first-of-its-kind test shows why.
    In the past four months, four young people have drowned or nearly drowned in pools even though there were adults nearby. So, how do children drown in plain sight? A first-of-its-kind test shows why.
  • EXCLUSIVE: Somali-American elders make citizen's arrest of suspected recruiter

    EXCLUSIVE: Somali-American elders make citizen's arrest of suspected recruiter

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:20 AM EDT2014-07-23 14:20:31 GMT
    The motto of the Department of Homeland Security is "see something, say something" -- and a group of Somali-Americans did just that when they thought a man was trying to recruit teens to fight in Syria.
    The motto of the Department of Homeland Security is "see something, say something" -- and a group of Somali-Americans did just that when they thought a man was trying to recruit teens to fight in Syria.
  • Young musician debuts procedure with oboe in Mayo Clinic's OR

    Young musician debuts procedure with oboe in Mayo Clinic's OR

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:10 AM EDT2014-07-24 14:10:34 GMT
    Mara Reed is a young, Minnesota musician who had to make a tough choice -- give up her love of an instrument or try something drastic to keep playing. She chose the latter, and this is her story.
    Mara Reed is a young, Minnesota musician who had to make a tough choice -- give up her love of an instrument or try something drastic to keep playing. She chose the latter, and this is her story.
  • 28 new foods at Minnesota State Fair in 2014

    28 new foods at Minnesota State Fair in 2014

    Wednesday, June 25 2014 2:57 PM EDT2014-06-25 18:57:53 GMT
    The Minnesota State Fair is adding 28 new foods to the already massive, artery-clogging list of 500 foods from 300 different vendors. New food include everything from a bacon-wrapped turkey leg and beer gelato to a shrimp dog and chocolate salami.
    The Minnesota State Fair is adding 28 new foods to the already massive, artery-clogging list of 500 foods from 300 different vendors. New food include everything from a bacon-wrapped turkey leg and beer gelato to a shrimp dog and chocolate salami.
  • Brynn's Smile Box helps with cleft lip, palate recovery

    Brynn's Smile Box helps with cleft lip, palate recovery

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 7:38 PM EDT2014-07-22 23:38:36 GMT
    A Minnesota family that struggled to find a support system after their newborn was born with a cleft lip and palate is working to make connecting a bit easier so that other families can find their smiles once more.
    A Minnesota family that struggled to find a support system after their newborn was born with a cleft lip and palate is working to make connecting a bit easier so that other families can find their smiles once more.
  • 3 sisters rescued in BWCA after tree falls on tent

    3 sisters rescued in BWCA after tree falls on tent

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:05 PM EDT2014-07-24 03:05:09 GMT
    It's an incredible story of survival -- three women rescued in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area after a tree falls on their tent, pinning them inside in the middle of the night.
    It's an incredible story of survival -- three women rescued in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area after a tree falls on their tent, pinning them inside in the middle of the night.
  • 12 adorable moments from Gillette Children's carnival day

    12 adorable moments from Gillette Children's carnival day

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 6:09 PM EDT2014-07-23 22:09:25 GMT
    St. Paul firefighters transformed one level of the parking garage into a carnival for patients at Gillette Children’s Hospital. This is the 55th year of the carnival.
    St. Paul firefighters transformed one level of the parking garage into a carnival for patients at Gillette Children’s Hospital. This is the 55th year of the carnival.
  • Comparing Ray Rice's 2-game suspension for punching fiancee

    Comparing Ray Rice's 2-game suspension for punching fiancee

    Thursday, July 24 2014 2:17 PM EDT2014-07-24 18:17:48 GMT
    Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens will be suspended 2 games by the NFL for a Feb. 15 incident in Atlantic City, New Jersey in which he allegedly punched his fiancee, knocking her unconscious before dragging her out of an elevator. Here’s how Rice’s suspension compares to those of his NFL colleagues.
    Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens will be suspended 2 games by the NFL for a Feb. 15 incident in Atlantic City, New Jersey in which he allegedly punched his fiancee, knocking her unconscious before dragging her out of an elevator. Here’s how Rice’s suspension compares to those of his NFL colleagues.
  • FRESH FRUIT RECALL: Possible listeria risk in fruit sold at Trader Joe's, Costco

    FRESH FRUIT RECALL: Possible listeria risk in fruit sold at Trader Joe's, Costco

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:23 AM EDT2014-07-22 15:23:14 GMT
    Fresh fruit sold at Trader Joes’s, Costco and other retailers via a California-based distributor is being recalled nationwide due to possible listeria contamination.
    Fresh fruit sold at Trader Joes’s, Costco and other retailers via a California-based distributor is being recalled nationwide due to possible listeria contamination.
  • Advocates warn Vikings stadium could be 'death trap' for birds

    Advocates warn Vikings stadium could be 'death trap' for birds

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:10 AM EDT2014-07-24 04:10:58 GMT
    Construction of the new stadium for the Minnesota Vikings is going ahead at a good clip, but not everyone is thrilled about the materials being used -- particularly the clear glass set to make up much of the façade.
    Construction of the new stadium for the Minnesota Vikings is going ahead at a good clip, but not everyone is thrilled about the materials being used -- particularly the clear glass set to make up much of the façade.
  • Popular singer, member of Somali parliament killed in drive-by shooting

    Popular singer, member of Somali parliament killed in drive-by shooting

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:12 PM EDT2014-07-24 02:12:09 GMT
    Saddo Ali Warsame, a popular singer and member of the Somali parliament, was killed in a drive-by shooting Wednesday in Mogadishu. Warsame spent several years living in Minnesota, spending time in both Minneapolis and St. Cloud.
    Saddo Ali Warsame, a popular singer and member of the Somali parliament, was killed in a drive-by shooting Wednesday in Mogadishu. Warsame spent several years living in Minnesota, spending time in both Minneapolis and St. Cloud.
  • 3 options to restore White Bear Lake, aquifer

    3 options to restore White Bear Lake, aquifer

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 7:28 PM EDT2014-07-23 23:28:35 GMT
    The Metropolitan Council released a draft report on Wednesday that details three potential ways to restore the aquifer that supplies groundwater in the northeast metro and area lakes, including White Bear Lake.
    The Metropolitan Council released a draft report on Wednesday that details three potential ways to restore the aquifer that supplies groundwater in the northeast metro and area lakes, including White Bear Lake.
  • Beautiful brows by day, gun range by night

    Beautiful brows by day, gun range by night

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:51 PM EDT2014-07-23 16:51:05 GMT
    Krystal Dunn is ambitious -- she opened up Brow Bella salon at age 24. By day, she pampers guests by shaping their eyebrows amid other delightful spa services, but by night, she’s a competitive shooter.
    Krystal Dunn is ambitious -- she opened up Brow Bella salon at age 24. By day, she pampers guests by shaping their eyebrows amid other delightful spa services, but by night, she’s a competitive shooter.
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