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{FD} Falcons owner ‘****** off’ Patriots had 283 diamonds put in Super Bowl ring, reference to blown lead

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Arthur Blank, the owner of the Atlanta Falcons, said he was “****** off” New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft had 283 diamonds put in Super Bowl ring, a reference to the team’s 28-3 blown lead. Continue reading

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{FD} Pink fights flu, completes pre-Super Bowl concert

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Pop star Pink, while battling the flu, powered through a pre-Super Bowl concert on Friday in Minneapolis. Continue reading

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{FD} Super Bowl fan event in Minneapolis replaces security firm: report

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The company providing security to Super Bowl Live, a nightly fan event in Minneapolis connected to Sunday’s NFL championship game, has been replaced because of insufficient background checks on its employees, according to a published report. Continue reading

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{FD} Super Bowl brings massive security resources to Minneapolis

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Concrete barriers and chain-link fencing are going up around the site of the Super Bowl in downtown Minneapolis, where a contingent of local, state and national agencies is working to ensure that the game and dozens of related events are safe Continue reading

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{FD} Preacher who cheated using Ashley Madison, tried hiring hit man on dark web in bid to murder wife, cops say

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A Minnesota preacher in a failing marriage, who failed in his attempt to hire a hit man using bitcoin on the dark web, also failed to convincingly stage his wife’s murder as a suicide — a final misstep that ultimately led to his arrest, officials said. Continue reading

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{FD} Grand jury convened in killing of Justine Damond by Minnesota cop

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A Minnesota prosecutor is convening a grand jury as he weighs whether to charge a Minneapolis police officer in the 2017 shooting death of Justine Damond, officials said Wednesday, a month after the prosecutor ripped investigators over the handling of … Continue reading

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{FD} Affairs, ‘dark web’ scam in focus as Minnesota murder-for-hire trial begins

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Washington County opened its trial against Stephen Allwine Monday, a case with a plot stripped from the pages of a murder mystery—sex, lies, murder and a hit man for hire. Continue reading

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{FD} Burned body of Minnesota woman found in New Orleans; boyfriend with facial burns charged with kidnapping

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A Minnesota woman who vanished earlier this month was reportedly abducted and killed by her boyfriend — who then allegedly drove her body to New Orleans and burned it in a shipping container. Continue reading

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{FD} Runaway semitruck crashes into Minnesota school, injuring students

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Two Minnesota elementary school students suffered minor injuries when an out-of-control semi-truck rammed into their building early Tuesday morning. Continue reading

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{FD} Mother fears missing daughter, 27, killed; boyfriend arrested with facial injuries

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A grief-stricken Minnesota mom is holding out hope her 27-year-old daughter will be found alive after the girl’s boyfriend, Joseph Porter, was arrested in the wake of Cristina Prodan’s disappearance. Continue reading

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{FD} Minnesota teen killed after daring gunman to shoot him

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A Minnesota teen shot and killed after daring a motorist he was arguing with to shoot him. Continue reading

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{FD} 99-year-old Vikings superfan gets free tickets to Super Bowl

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A very special superfan in attendance, 99-year-old Millie Wall, could have given the Minnesota Vikings the boost they needed to win Sunday’s game. Continue reading

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{FD} Michele Bachmann says she’s considering running for Al Franken’s Senate seat

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Former Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., is considering running for the recently-vacated U.S. Senate seat held by Al Franken. Continue reading

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{FD} Democrat Franken says goodbye in Minnesota

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U.S. Sen. Al Franken said goodbye to staff members and supporters in Minneapolis on Thursday night, in his first public appearance in Minnesota since being accused of sexual harassment. Continue reading

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{FD} Police remove white nationalists’ memorial for woman shot by Somali cop

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Minneapolis police have removed a memorial that a white nationalist group created to honor a white Australian woman who was shot and killed by a Somali officer last summer. Continue reading

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{FD} Minnesota woman kidnapped at gunpoint home safe, ex-boyfriend still at large

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A Minnesota woman who was kidnapped at gunpoint by her ex-boyfriend earlier this week outside her job was found alive on Saturday, officials said. Continue reading

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{FD} Tina Smith selected to replace Al Franken in the Senate: Who is she?

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Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton selected longtime ally Tina Smith to take over Al Franken’s Senate seat. Continue reading

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{FD} Al Franken finally sets date for his Senate exit

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Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., has finally set a date for his departure from Congress. Continue reading

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{FD} Minnesota woman pleads guilty in YouTube stunt that killed boyfriend

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A Minnesota woman has pleaded guilty to fatally shooting her boyfriend in a videotaped stunt they planned to post on YouTube. Continue reading

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{FD} Man with ‘weapon’ shot, wounded by police at Minneapolis City Hall

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Minnesota police shot and wounded an armed man inside of an interview room in Minneapolis City Hall Monday night, sparking an investigation. Continue reading

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{FD} Al Franken drags out Senate departure, only mentions ‘transition’ after replacement named

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Despite his replacement being appointed earlier this week, Al Franken has not yet to said when he’ll empty his Capitol Hill office and return to Minnesota, as he vowed after his Dec.7 resignation speech on the Senate floor. Continue reading

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{FD} Santa, Christmas trees ‘not appropriate’ for holidays, students told at University event

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Santa Claus, Christmas trees and the colors red and green are examples of inappropriate “religious iconography” during the holiday season, according to a paper distributed during a “Respecting Religious Diversity” event at the University of Minnesota…. Continue reading

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{FD} Prosecutor: Investigators ‘didn’t do their jobs’ in probe of police killing of unarmed Australian woman

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A county prosecutor expressed frustration about the investigation into the killing of an unarmed Australian woman by a Minneapolis police officer, placing the blame directly with investigators. Continue reading

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{FD} Franken’s Senate replacement expected to be named Wednesday

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Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton was set to reveal his choice Wednesday to replace Al Franken in the U.S. Senate, with the top contender seen as his longtime adviser, Lt. Gov. Tina Smith. Continue reading

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{FD} Franken out? Governor prepares to name Lt. Gov. successor

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Amid speculation over why Sen. Al Franken has not yet set his resignation date, Minnesota’s governor is planning to announce Wednesday his pick to replace the Democratic senator — and here’s who the governor is expected to choose. Continue reading

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{FD} Tigertown: Morris, Trammell elected to baseball Hall of Fame

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Former Minnesota Twins ace Jack Morris and Alan Trammell have been elected to the baseball Hall of Fame. Continue reading

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{FD} Minnesota woman sues after being bitten by leashed police K-9

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A Minnesota woman, who was unexpectedly attacked by a police K-9 in late September, filed a lawsuit in federal court on Wednesday. Continue reading

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{FD} Keillor ouster prompted by ‘multiple allegations,’ radio boss says

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Minnesota Public Radio’s decision to end its association with former “A Prairie Home Companion” host Garrison Keillor resulted from “multiple allegations” that covered an extended period of time, the organization’s president said Wednesday. Continue reading

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{FD} Aide accuses Franken of forcibly trying to kiss her, says it was his ‘right’

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Another woman is accusing Sen. Al Franken of forcibly trying to kiss her – this time after a taping of his radio show in 2006. Continue reading

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{FD} Aide accuses Franken of trying to force a kiss and saying it was his ‘right’

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Another woman is accusing Sen. Al Franken of forcibly trying to kiss her – this time after a taping of his radio show in 2006. Continue reading

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{FD} Clinton accusers Juanita Broaddrick, Kathleen Willey barge into Al Franken’s office

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Three women who have accused former President Bill Clinton of past sexual misconduct were among a group of people that showed up to Minnesota Democratic Sen. Al Franken’s office on Wednesday to demand he resign from Congress amid sexual harassment accu… Continue reading

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{FD} Philando Castile’s girlfriend reaches $800G settlement over police shooting

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Philando Castile’s girlfriend, who was in the car with him when he was killed by a police officer, is set to receive $800,000 after a series of settlements. Continue reading

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{FD} Franken won’t resign: Senator apologizes, says he wants to get back to work

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Democratic Sen. Al Franken, in his first press conference since allegations surfaced of sexual misconduct, said Monday that he was “sorry” but hopes to regain the public’s trust and confidence by getting “back to work.” Continue reading

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{FD} Woman with Down Syndrome believed to be first to compete in Miss Minnesota pageant

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A woman with Down Syndrome who is competing for the title of Miss Minnesota this weekend is being called a “trailblazer” as pageant officials believe she’s the first person with the syndrome to compete in the event. Continue reading

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{FD} Football players beat teammate unconscious at party, authorities say

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The alleged beating of a high school football player – allegedly by four of his teammates — has a small Minnesota town debating the topic of bullying. Continue reading

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{FD} Two stabbed at Mall of America in Minnesota

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Two men were stabbed during a thwarted theft at the Mall of America in Minnesota on Sunday night and the suspect is in custody, police said. Continue reading

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{FD} Two reportedly stabbed at Mall of America in Minnesota

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Two men were stabbed during a thwarted theft at the Mall of America in Minnesota just before its 7 p.m. closing time on Sunday night. Continue reading

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{FD} American man, 21, convicted of trying to join ISIS to be released

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A man convicted of attempting to join ISIS was granted supervised release from a Minnesota halfway house Thursday — fewer than three years since he tried boarding a jet to meet up with the Islamic terror group in Syria. Continue reading

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{FD} Public school in Minnesota requires English course aimed at eradicating white privilege

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A public high school in Minnesota implemented a required, race-based English course aimed at eradicating “white privilege,” but it wasn’t billed that way to students or parents, according to a public policy organization. Continue reading

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{FD} Death toll from 1st Minnesota snowstorm of season rises to 4

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At least four people died in accidents on roads left slippery by the first significant snowstorm of the season to strike Minnesota. Continue reading

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{FD} Cancer patient dies after multiple errors during chemotherapy treatment, report claims

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Health investigators in Minnesota are questioning at least one nurse at an assisted living facility after a deceased patient who was scheduled to receive 42 doses of chemotherapy medications in a 12-week period only got 26. Continue reading

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{FD} Charges: Man lived with dead bodies of his mother, brother

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After neglecting to report the deaths of his mother and brother for over a year, a Minnesota man was charged with interference with a dead body or scene of death. Continue reading

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{FD} Family dog helps rescue missing Minnesota boy, 2

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A family dog came to the rescue of a missing 2-year-old boy after he went missing for several hours in central Minnesota. Continue reading

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{FD} Man who found missing Minnesota girl gives $7G reward to her

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A Minnesota farmer was presented with a $7,000 reward for finding a missing teenage girl and then just moments later gave the money to the girl, who was a captive of three men for a month. Continue reading

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{FD} Man kept bodies of mother, brother in home for a year, authorities say

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Robert Kuefler of White Bear Lake, Minn., tried to discourage visitors, according to prosecutors. Continue reading

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{FD} Teacher-student sex law should be tougher, Minnesota prosecutor says

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A county prosecutor in Minnesota is trying to change a state law that allows teachers to avoid criminal charges if a student with whom they have sexual relations is age 18 or older. Continue reading

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{FD} Pilot killed when plane crashes in church parking lot

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The pilot of a small-engine plane was killed when it crashed shortly after taking off from the Flying Cloud Airport in Eden Prairie, Minn. Continue reading

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{FD} Yanks top Twins in AL wild-card game, will play Indians next

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Aaron Judge, Didi Gregorius and a brilliant bullpen rescued New York from a rugged start and lifted the Yankees to their first postseason win in five years. Continue reading

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{FD} Belligerent, ******* soccer fan, 23, charged with ‘indecent exposure’ to 7-year-old boy

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A female soccer fan who was caught watching a game while ******* in the presence of a child has been charged with “indecent exposure.” Continue reading

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{FD} Tree pulled down by hammock nearly paralyzes woman

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An unlikely accident left a mother in Minnesota nearly paralyzed after a tree fell on her hammock. Continue reading

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