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Photos: All-Star red carpet parade precedes tonight's big game

Fans lined the streets of Minneapolis Tuesday afternoon to catch a glimpse of their favorite baseball All-Stars before tonight's game at Target Field. A red carpet more than a mile long stretched through downtown for the big All-Star parade this afternoon.

MLB apologizes for late-night fireworks

The All-Star week festivities included a fireworks show in Minneapolis Monday night, but it didn't get started until after midnight. Local residents were not pleased, and today Major League Baseball apologized for the rude awakening.

Archdiocese whistleblower details coverup of clergy sexual abuse

The whistleblower who came forward to denounce a clergy sexual abuse coverup in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis accuses local church leaders of "blaming of victims, willful ignorance, lies and a ‘cavalier attitude toward the safety of other people’s children.’”

Minnesota spent record $130 million on snow removal

MnDOT officials are reporting this icy news nugget: The state spent a record $130 million on snow and ice removal during the last winter driving season – $50 million above average.

Former Twin Carlos Gomez wants to be All-Star MVP tonight

The starting left fielder for the National League in tonight’s MLB All-Star Game at Target Field is Carlos Gomez of the Milwaukee Brewers. He played for the Twins for two seasons, (2008-2009), and hopes he will play well enough tonight to be the game's MVP.

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Pilot, brother and sister killed when plane crashed into house are ID'd

The plane crashed into a house in Hermantown, Minnesota.

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Rolled semi, livestock on freeway interchange in Woodbury

Traffic cameras showed what appeared to be hogs on the side of the road.

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Reinbold guilty of murdering wife with 'particular cruelty'

Eric Reinbold, 46, was convicted of two counts of murder in the second degree in Pennington County Friday.

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Armed assault suspect arrested after standoff in Waite Park

The standoff ended early Saturday when officer obtained a warrant for the home.

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3 dead after plane crashes into house in Hermantown

Two people in the house were uninjured.

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Destructive fire at Maple Grove greenhouse and nursery

The fire burned early Sunday morning at a longtime Maple Grove greenhouse and nursery.

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SCSU player hospitalized after being taken off ice on stretcher

Luedtke was checked into the boards in the first period and down for a reported 10-15 minutes.

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Amber Alert for Kryssy King canceled, suspect still at large

Police beleived 15-year-old Kryssy King was with a 22-year-old man who remains wanted.

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3 St. Paul fast food restaurants robbed in space of an hour

The thieves struck between 7:15 p.m. and 8 p.m.

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What to do with the Kmart site? Minneapolis wants your ideas

The project will connect Nicollet Avenue south of Lake street and north of the Midtown Greenway, reestablishing a street grid.

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Crowd evacuated at end of homecoming football game in Brooklyn Park

Police blamed 'unruly teens' in the stands and some who were trying to enter the stadium.

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