Minnesota News
  • Ventura, estate of 'Sniper' author back in court for appeal

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura is headed back to court seeking to hang on to a $1.8 million legal judgment against the late “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle. Ventura prevailed …

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    20 Oct 15
  • Teen faces 6 charges in fatal crash in Sherburne County

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) – A 17-year-old girl has been charged as the driver in a crash that killed a father and his young daughter in Sherburne County. Court documents show the Little Falls teen …

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    19 Oct 15
  • Mother of missing girls arrested in Florida

      LAKEVILLE, Minn. (AP) – A Minnesota woman accused of hiding her two teenage daughters from their custodial father has been arrested in Florida. Gianna and Samantha Rucki disappeared from Lakeville in April 2013 and …

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    19 Oct 15
  • Pattern of sexual harassment, assault alleged at Minnesota

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – University of Minnesota officials this summer noted a “concerning pattern” of misconduct by football players, including allegations of sexual assault and harassment. Players were accused of sexual assault twice …

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    16 Oct 15
  • Minneapolis man charged with raping 10-year-old girl

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A 34-year-old Minneapolis man is accused of raping a 10-year-old girl in the hallway of the Riverside Plaza apartment complex. Ahmed Hersi Abdi was charged Tuesday with two felony counts of …

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    08 Oct 15
  • 2nd Minnesota officer placed on leave during video hit probe

    RICHFIELD, Minn. (AP) – A second Minnesota police officer is on paid administrative leave during an investigation of a video that appears to show an officer pushing and striking a teen. The Richfield Police Department …

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    08 Oct 15
  • Johanna Mercedes Limpert Beeler

      APPLE VALLEY, Minn. (AP) – A 49-year-old Eagan woman has pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter in the 2012 death of her infant grandson. Johanna Mercedes Limpert Beeler entered the guilty plea last week in …

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    01 Oct 15
  • Minnesota fall harvest runs ahead of last year's pace

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s fall harvest is running well ahead of last year’s pace for most crops. In its weekly crop progress and condition report for Minnesota, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said …

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    22 Sep 15