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BringMeTheNews' Top 10 entertainment stories of 2013

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These were the most-clicked on entertainment-related stories on in 2013.

1. Letterman jokes with special Top 10 list for 'Least Successful Minnesota Businesses'

Sen. Al Franken enlisted the help of a top comedy pal for some fun at the Minnesota Business Partnership dinner.

2. Former AWA star Buck Zumhofe charged with criminal sexual conduct

Former AWA wrestling star Buck “Rock ‘n’ Roll” Zumhofe is facing 12 felony counts of criminal sexual conduct.

3. Walker woman to be 'naked and afraid' on Discovery channel

Kim Shelton, a 22-year-old woman from Walker, Minn., made her debut on the boob tube.

4. WCCO makes major changes with morning, noon anchor lineup

WCCO shuffled up its morning and noon news lineup by replacing a set of anchors.

5. KSTP producer files suit over driver's license data misuse

A KSTP investigative producer sued after learning that more than 170 law enforcement employees viewed her driver’s license file.

6. FOX 9 news anchor Heidi Collins leaves station

Collins co-anchored the 9 p.m. news with Jeff Passolt for three years, as well as FOX News at 5.

7. Former KS95 radio personality dies at 65

Michael “Donuts” Wegner, a longtime radio host at KS95 in the Twin Cities, died after suffering a severe injury to his head.

8. International best-selling Minnesota author Vince Flynn dies

Best-selling author Vince Flynn died in June after a battle with prostate cancer.

9. KDWB's Ryan under fire from state education dept. over disparaging Twitter posts

A Twitter post and several re-tweets by longtime KDWB-FM morning radio host Dave Ryan angered the Minnesota Department of Education.

10. Kare's Sven Sundgaard has scare with bat, gets rabies shots

KARE 11 meteorologist Sven Sundgaard underwent a series of rabies vaccinations after waking up with a bat on his face.

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The man was sleeping in a stolen vehicle in the parking lot of an I-94 rest area.

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Charges: Edina man threatened to shoot up Domino's Pizza

He claimed a delivery driver had flipped him off, the charges say.

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Carvana seeking to build vehicle vending machine in Twin Cities

The online car dealership submitted a letter of intent to buy land in the metro to build a fulfillment center.

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Coller: New Vikings GM Adofo-Mensah needs to be ruthless

Kwesi Adofo-Mensah needs to make some big, difficult decisions, writes Matthew Coller.

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Report: Vikings to interview Giants' Patrick Graham for head coach

Graham coached with the Patriots under Bill Belichick for six years.

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Home brand plans 'flagship' store in Maple Grove AMC Theater space

This will be the company's first Minnesota location.


Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Friday, January 28

The state is still in the process of catching up with 10,000 yet-to-be processed tests.

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Twins sign 16-year-old brother of Braves star Ronald Acuna Jr.

Bryan Acuna is one of the top international prospects, according to

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Authorities: Former principal who died in MN jail took his own life

He was found unresponsive in the jail last November.


Sheriff: 2 injured, drunk driver arrested after head-on crash

The allegedly drunk driver wasn't injured in the crash.