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Deposition released; Nienstedt admits church hid abuse allegations

The sworn testimony given by Archbishop John Nienstedt about how he handled allegations of priest abuse was released to the public Tuesday. In the transcript, Nienstedt said he took steps to keep information secret related to abusive priests and did not give complete files to police.

Video shows Wisconsin cop punching man during arrest; investigation launched

Cell phone video captured at a Green Bay, Wis. bar is stirring up quite a bit of “conversation” on social media — and has sparked an investigation. The video shows an officer repeatedly punching a patron during an arrest outside the bar early Saturday morning.

Minnesota runner helps Boston Marathoner cross finish line

Social media is buzzing about four Boston marathoners – including a 47-year-old Minnesota man – who stopped to help a fallen runner make it across the finish line Monday – a highly emotional moment captured on cell phone cameras.

Minnesota senator's broken glasses prompt "Freedom to See Act"

Have you ever lost or broken your glasses and not had a backup pair? Sometimes it’s not easy to get a replacement. Sen. David Senjem, R-Rochester, feels your pain and is working on a bill that would help out in these emergency situations.

For Earth Day: 5 really cool images of our planet

Here are five images that might help inspire you today – Earth Day 2014.

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