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  • Target grapples with security breach fallout.2

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Target Corp. hasn’t said publicly where the loss of nearly 500 jobs will fall. The giant retailer, based in Minneapolis, says it’s terminating 475 employees worldwide. And over the last …

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    23 Jan 14
  • Minn. Supreme Court dismisses Vikings stadium suit

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s Supreme Court has dismissed a lawsuit challenging the funding plan for a new Vikings football stadium. The decision Tuesday clears a late obstacle that threatened to hold up …

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    22 Jan 14
  • 5 Minnesota guard members injured in Afghanistan

    LITCHFIELD, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota National Guard says five of its members have been injured in an attack in Afghanistan. Guard spokesman Lt. Col. Kevin Olson says the five members are from the 849th …

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    22 Jan 14
  • 2 nabbed at Texas border in credit card fraud case

      McALLEN, Texas (AP) – A South Texas police chief says two Mexican citizens who were arrested at the border used account information stolen during the Target security breach to buy tens of thousands of …

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    21 Jan 14
  • Hundreds of Metrodome seats find new life

    WELLS, Minn. (AP) – As work begins to demolish the Metrodome in downtown Minneapolis, hundreds of its blue stadium seats will be recycled by a small school district in southern Minnesota. The United South Central …

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    21 Jan 14
  • Duluth business criticized for MLK sale

      DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – The owner of a Duluth store that sells goods from around the world is getting some heat over a Martin Luther King Day sale that offered a discount for black …

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    21 Jan 14
  • University announces plan to promote campus safety

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – University of Minnesota officials have announced a multi-pronged approach to promote campus safety as students return for the spring semester – after a fall in which robberies on and off campus …

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    21 Jan 14
  • Minn. dentists to offer free dental care for kids

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Appointments are now open for needy children in Minnesota to receive free dental care next month. The Minnesota Dental Association will hold its annual “Give Kids a Smile” charitable event Feb. 7th …

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    20 Jan 14