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Developing story: Kluwe to file lawsuit against Vikings

Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe announced his intentions to file a lawsuit against the Vikings after the team refused to release results of an internal investigation. The team conducted the probe after Kluwe accused a coach of using homophobic slurs during the 2012 season.

Click here to read more on this developing story.

Mayo Clinic ranked No. 1 hospital for first time by US News

For the first time, Rochester’s Mayo Clinic has been ranked the No. 1 hospital by U.S. News & World Report in its annual rankings for 2014, beating out Massachusetts General Hospital and Johns Hopkins.

Click here for more on why the hospital ranked No. 1.

Late last call: Many Minneapolis bars open until 4 a.m. for All-Star fans

When the players run off the field at the conclusion of the All-Star game on Tuesday night, many baseball fans will stream out of Target Field to bars ready to serve them into the wee hours, with bar closing pushed back to 4 a.m.

Click here for a list of bars that will be open late.

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Missing: Minnesota man last seen in Sioux Falls area

Aaron Pearson, 41, was reported missing on Thursday.

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Protest for Tyre Nichols to be held outside MN Governor’s Mansion

Activists groups say they’ll call on Gov. Tim Walz and the Legislature to implement police reforms.

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Minnesota pool contractor banned from industry, must pay $2 million-plus

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison filed suit against Charles Workman and his company, MN Crete Pools, LLC, in August.

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St. Paul man identified as victim of north Minneapolis homicide

The shooting occurred on the 2200 block of Emerson Avenue North on Wednesday.

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Two youths seriously injured after being struck by driver in Bloomington

Police say the boy is in a critical condition, while the girl has severe injuries.

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Two men sentenced for carjacking in Rosedale Center parking lot

Leon Kismit Bell, 49, and Jack Mitchell Piche, 23, were sentenced in U.S. District Court on Jan. 20.

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Police identify White Bear Lake officer shot while serving warrant

The officer is a six-year veteran of the department.

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Minnesota Senate passes bill codifying abortion into state law

Having already passed in the House, it will now be sent to Gov. Tim Walz for signing into law.

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Tyre Nichols: Initial police version of events bear similarities to George Floyd killing

Memphis PD said Nichols complained of 'shortness of breath' following 'confrontations' with police, who in reality violently beat him.

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