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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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Wolves rebound with statement win against Bucks

D'Angelo Russell and the Timberwolves bounced back with a win over the defending champs.

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Train carrying ethanol derails in southern Minnesota

The State Fire Marshal has sent in experts to help with the situation.

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Motorcyclist dies a month after striking deer in Minnesota

The crash happened north of Mankato near the small town of Norseland.

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House explosion kills 1, severely injures another

Authorities described the home as "completely destroyed."

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Watch: MN lawmaker 'attacked' by giggling child during live hearing

This has to be the most adorable moment ever from a Commerce Finance and Policy Committee hearing, right?

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Sloane Martin leaving WCCO Radio for bigger role with Big Ten Network

Martin has been a staple at WCCO Radio since Election Day 2016.

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Xcel Energy wants to raise MN customers' electricity rates

If approved, rates go up by an average of $18.50 a month for customers.

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MPD chief 'confident' officers will still show up after Question 2 vote

Arradondo held a press conference Wednesday in which he urged for a 'No' vote.

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Charges: Driver in fatal hit-and-run said he thought he hit dog or sign

The crash killed a 56-year-old Blaine woman who had been out walking her dog.

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Here is Minnesota's plan to vaccinate kids 5-11 against COVID-19

The plan includes hosting vaccination clinics at schools across the state.

Mounds View PD missing 12yo Riddley

12-year-old Twin Cities boy has been missing for 4 days

Police are asking for the public's help locating the child,

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