The running back and two other former NFL players were arrested by the FBI Monday for identity theft and tax fraud. The Miami Herald reports the players were charged in connection with an alleged scheme to steal people's identities and file false tax returns. The criminal complaint is expected to be released later Tuesday.
Minnesota's 2022 legislative session: What's happening?
A list of items agreed upon and yet to reach any bipartisan agreement in the latest legislative session.
Water main break floods 40-45 homes in St. Louis Park
The city says the rupture happened on Minnetonka Boulevard.
Charges: 6-year-old Eli Hart shot up to 9 times by his mother
The 28-year-old is facing 2nd-degree murder charges.
Former WCCO Radio host Dave Lee moves into podcasts
His new podcast, called 'My First Concert,' launched last week.
Tow boat collides with Mississippi River lock and dam in Alma, WI
The crash remains under investigation by the United States Coast Guard.
Police: Man in minivan approached kids, claimed he was former principal
Investigators say children were approached by a man in a white minivan who falsely claimed he'd been a local school principal.
Police: 2 people shot, 1 fatally over the weekend in La Crosse
Officers arrived to the scene and found one person suffering multiple gunshot wounds.
Wisconsin couple fight, kill bear that broke into their home
The incident happened last week in north-central Wisconsin.
USS Minneapolis-St. Paul officially launched in Duluth ceremony
It's the first U.S. Navy ship to be commissioned in Minnesota.
North High principal Mauri Friestleben returning to finish year
The principal said Friday she had been fired from her role over her support of a student protest.
Former Viking Michael Bennett gets 15 months for fraud scheme
Former first-round draft pick Michael Bennett was sentenced by a federal judge to 15 months behind bars for a fraud scheme in Florida. Bennett pleaded guilty to wire fraud after after he allegedly brought bogus tax refunds to an undercover check cashing store run by the FBI.
Former Viking Michael Bennett pleads guilty in fraud case
Former Viking Michael Bennett was part of a group of men who brought bogus tax refund checks to a check cashing store that was actually run by the FBI. Bennett could be sentenced to twenty years in prison but hopes his plea deal will shrink that.
Ex-Viking Michael Bennett opens up on trauma, depression, and suicide
The former Pro Bowler is speaking out about his traumatic upbringing and living with depression.
Federal agents arrest former CEO of Bixby Energy, founder of Select Comfort
The Star Tribune says charges are not yet known, but last week the company was charged with conspiracy in what federal authorities allege was a $60 million securities fraud scheme.
Bennett and Kirkwood work well together
The Golden Gophers haven't had a two-headed monster in the backfield since Marian Barber III and Laurence Maroney were tearing apart the opposing defense. Minnesota doesn't have a backfield that good this year, but Duane Bennett and Donnell Kirkwood compliment each other well.
Vikings safety Tyrell Johnson arrested on DWI charge
Vikings safety Tyrell Johnson was arrested in Hennepin County early Tuesday on a suspicion of drunk driving charge. The State Patrol brought him to jail at about 3:15 a.m. He was released a little more than two hours later. The Vikings had no comment on his arrest.
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