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  • Ahmed Hussein Mahamud

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A man has been sentenced to three years in prison after he admitted helping raise money so others could travel from Minnesota to Somalia to join a terror group. Ahmed Hussein Mahamud …

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    15 May 13
  • Talabera

    HASTINGS, Minn. (AP) – A former West St. Paul pastor has been sentenced to five years in prison after an alleged affair with a 16-year-old girl who was a parishioner. Thirty-nine-year-old Gustaro Resendiz Talabera was …

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    15 May 13
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    LAKELAND, Minn. (AP) – Washington County authorities are investigating the discovery of a body in the St. Croix River in Lakeland.  The sheriff’s office was called late Tuesday morning about a possible dead body on …

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    15 May 13
  • gay bill

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has signed a bill that legalizes gay marriage, making the state the 12th to do so. Cheering spectators filled the south lawn of the state Capitol …

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    15 May 13
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Gov. Mark Dayton has signed an emergency order to help the Minnesota Interagency Fire Center fight wildfires around the state. Dayton’s office said Tuesday that 25 wildfires have broken out …

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    15 May 13
  • Omar

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A man who authorities say played a key role in funneling young men from Minnesota to the terrorist group al-Shabab in Somalia is sentenced to 20 years in prison. Forty-seven-year-old Mahamud Said …

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    14 May 13
  • lake

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A new study finds that chemicals from household products, prescriptions and illegal drugs are common in Minnesota lakes. MPCA scientists chose 50 lakes at random and tested the water for …

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    14 May 13
  • senate

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Senate has voted to legalize gay marriage, putting the state on the brink of becoming the 12th to allow same-sex couples to marry. Monday’s vote sends the bill …

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    14 May 13