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Tornado reported in south central Minnesota

The National Weather Service is urging Minnesotans to pay attention to the weather because there’s a significant risk of severe storms, including the possibility for tornadoes. Tornado and severe thunderstorm warnings are currently in effect and a second wave of severe weather is starting to form.

Terrance Franklin's father to file lawsuit against police Friday

A lawyer for the father of Terrance Franklin, the 22-year-old burglary suspect fatally shot by officers in a Minneapolis basement a year ago plans to file a lawsuit on Friday against those officers, according to a copy of the lawsuit obtained by the Star Tribune.

Mississippi River jump sparks warning from authorities

The Hennepin County sheriff’s office is considering pressing charges against people involved in a Brooklyn Park bridge jump Wednesday night.

 Hey, big spender: Sharp spike in cash buyers for homes

A new report says one third of all home sales in Minnesota in the first quarter of 2014 were paid for with cash.

Burgers for the most important meal of the day?

Burger King is launching a “Burgers at Breakfast” menu, which offers morning diners Whoppers, Cheeseburgers, Big King and chicken sandwiches, plus french fries and apple pie.

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