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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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Hospital chiefs say nursing strike will come at 'worst possible time'

A nurses union announced an almost three-week strike to take place in the Twin Cities.


Sven Sundgaard: What's in store for MN's weather in December?

Sundgaard recaps Minnesota's fall and looks ahead to December.


Manure spill in Wisconsin leads to hours-long main street disruption

The spill was first reported just before 7:30 a.m. Tuesday morning.


Ice Cube to perform 2 nights at Mystic Lake Casino

The rapper hasn't performed in Minnesota since 2018.


Nicollet Mall's new Ties Lounge & Rooftop closes 'indefinitely'

The establishment aimed to reconnect the downtown community.

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Chinese restaurant closing after 50 years in Columbia Heights

The beloved family-owned restaurant will close Dec. 24.

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Kris Laudien leaving KARE 11 after four years on 'Sunrise'

KARE 11 announced the appointment of Jason Hackett to the morning show this week.