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Teen in custody after shooting father in the faceTeen in custody after shooting father in the faceThe victim is in critical condition at HCMC.
- 11 hours, 20 minutes ago
Phoenix the dog out of ICU, recovery continuesPhoenix the dog out of ICU, recovery continuesThe pup who nearly died from human cruelty is now recovering thanks to big hearts and overflowing human kindness.
- 6 hours, 19 minutes ago
Weasel photographed flying on woodpecker's backWeasel photographed flying on woodpecker's backYou have to see it to believe it.
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Jalene's final wish comes true thanks to Taylor SwiftJalene's final wish comes true thanks to Taylor SwiftThe last thing she wanted to do was dance with Taylor Swift.
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Colorado's McCleod, Landeskog fined for Wild mayhemColorado's McCleod, Landeskog fined for Wild mayhemThey're not going to go broke, but two Colorado Avalanche players will be light a couple thousand dollars each for their roles in the game closing mayhem that marred Saturday's game against the Wild.
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Petraeus reaches plea deal with Justice Dept.Petraeus reaches plea deal with Justice Dept.Petraeus resigned as CIA director after his affair with his biographer became known.
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Forest Services sets meetings on proposed BWCA land swapForest Services sets meetings on proposed BWCA land swapPublic meetings on the plan are set for March 9 in Grand Marais, March 10 in Aurora, March 12 in Duluth, March 23 in Ely and March 26 in St. Paul.
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Minnesota's Zahui B named to Naismith Trophy top 10 listMinnesota's Zahui B named to Naismith Trophy top 10 listZahui B. is averaging 18.5 points, 12.7 rebounds and 4.0 blocks per game.
- 3 hours, 29 minutes ago
Emmett returns for Erling's 90th birthdayEmmett returns for Erling's 90th birthdayWWII veteran Erling Kindem gets a birthday visit from his old neighbor, Emmett Rychner
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Driving school teaches teens lifesaving lessonsDriving school teaches teens lifesaving lessonsGetting behind the wheel for the first time can be a scary thing for new drivers especially on Minnesota roads. Despite the fact teens need 30 hours of classroom instruction and 6 hours of behind the wheel training before they get their learner's permit sometimes...
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Walker says he will sign ban on abortions after 20 weeksWalker says he will sign ban on abortions after 20 weeksWalker, a likely presidential candidate, also says he supports a federal ban.
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No one knew mummified woman was dead 5 yearsNo one knew mummified woman was dead 5 yearsShe was reclusive, didn't always pick up the phone and often went years without seeing relatives.
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Bill heightening response to campus sex assaults advancesBill heightening response to campus sex assaults advancesThe House Higher Education Policy and Finance Committee advanced the bill Tuesday that expands requirements for campus authorities when allegations of assault are raised.
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Police lift van off woman who was trapped underneathPolice lift van off woman who was trapped underneathA St. Paul woman has quick-thinking officers to thank for saving her life over the weekend, after she became trapped underneath her minivan.
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Cow on the loose in Stearns CountyCow on the loose in Stearns CountyDeputies in Stearns County are on the lookout for an unconventional suspect.
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You can get free pancakes at IHOP todayYou can get free pancakes at IHOP todayDon't flip out. But...
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Carrie Underwood welcomes baby boyCarrie Underwood welcomes baby boyCheck out his name.
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5 things you need to know Tuesday5 things you need to know TuesdayThe biggest and most buzzworthy news to start your morning.
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Parents tapped for child neglect after kids walk aloneParents tapped for child neglect after kids walk alone10-year-old boy was walking home with his 6-year-old sister from playground.
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Man shot in Columbia Heights home invasionMan shot in Columbia Heights home invasionA Columbia Heights man is recovering after being shot in an apparent home invasion Monday night.
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Right to work debate divides Wisconsin communitiesRight to work debate divides Wisconsin communitiesThe bill will go before the full assembly Thursday and could be on Governor Scott Walker's desk by Friday,
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Live grenade found at home demolition siteLive grenade found at home demolition siteThe St. Paul Police Bomb Squad was called to the scene where they evaluated the grenade and removed it.
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Lawmakers want crowdfunding service for entrepreneursLawmakers want crowdfunding service for entrepreneursA bill to establish MNvest passed its first Minnesota House committee on Tuesday.
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Time to buy your 2015 fishing licenseTime to buy your 2015 fishing license2015 fishing licenses are effective Sunday, March 1, through Monday, Feb. 29, 2016.
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Science Museum of Minnesota's out of this world experienceScience Museum of Minnesota's out of this world experienceScience Museum Of Minnesota. Space: An Out of Gravity Experience offers a unique look at the challenges and rewards of life on board the International Space Station.
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5 steps to reinventing a best you5 steps to reinventing a best youDo you fall into a trap of being a "repeater" or are you a "reinventor?"
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A day in the life of Trevor Plouffe at spring trainingA day in the life of Trevor Plouffe at spring training"I've been with the organization for a long time now. We have leaders on this team, but I can help the young guys and show them the ropes."
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With a volital history of highs and lows in the month of March, USA TODAY's John Waggoner tells us what to expect this year where when the Nasdaq composite finally broke back above 5000 after 15 years.
An Iowa boy called the editor at the Herald Times to complain about the changes to the paper's Sunday comics section and left a curse-laden voicemail that's funnier than Garfield ever could be. Mara Montalbano (@maramontalbano) has the story.
A day in the life of Trevor Plouffe at spring training
World War II veteran Erling Kindem celebrated his 90th birthday with his four-year-old pal Emmett by his side. The pair's friendship went viral last year.
Painter Nelson Shanks, the artist who created the 2005 portrait of former President Bill Clinton hanging in the National Portrait Gallery in Washington D.C., says he included a reference to the Monica Lewinsky scandal in the painting. Jen Markham (