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Archdiocese hires ex-BCA chief in wake of clergy abuse scandals

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has hired the former chief of the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension to be its first hire for a new conduct standards post created in the wake of priest sexual abuse scandals.

Pedestrian hospitalized after being hit by Green Line train

The accident happened about 1 p.m. in St. Paul. An eyewitness said the injured person was a skateboarder who apparently did not hear the light rail train’s bell before he was hit.

Doctors group calls for later school start times for teenagers

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that middle and high schools delay school-start times to 8:30 a.m. or later to help teens get more sleep, which the academy says will lead to improved academic performance.

Prince announces first new album under Warner Bros. deal

Prince – who reached a deal to return to Warner Bros. Records in April after legal battles over rights to his old music – will release a new album “Art Official Age” on Sept. 30.

Vikings name Matt Cassel their starting quarterback

Matt Cassel’s performance against the Kansas City Chiefs on Saturday was enough to win him the starting quarterback job for the Vikings over rookie Teddy Bridgewater.

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LIVE UPDATES: Protesters, police clash in Brooklyn Center

Tracking Monday night's clashing between law enforcement and demonstrators.

Tim Gannon

Brooklyn Center recommends firing police chief and officer who shot Daunte Wright

The new acting city manager will make the decision on Tuesday.

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Cop who fatally shot Daunte Wright identified as Kim Potter

She is a 26-year veteran on the police force.

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Chauvin trial: Cardiologist among witnesses as prosecution draws to close

Judge Peter Cahill also rejected the defense's motion to sequester the jury on Monday following a fatal police shooting in Brooklyn Center.

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Medical examiner: Wright died of gunshot wound to the chest

The 20-year-old was killed by a police officer on Sunday, April 11.

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Brooklyn Center fires city manager following Daunte Wright killing

The mayor has taken swift action after being granted extra powers by the city council on Monday.

Brooklyn Center unrest

National Guard presence in Twin Cities to double; 25-30 arrested on Sunday

Gov. Tim Walz said it's 'devastating and heartbreaking that we're here once again' following the killing of Daunte Wright.

Tim Gannon

Brooklyn Center police chief: 'Once we got pelted, we responded in kind'

The police presence will be enhanced Monday and beyond.

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Chief: Officer who killed Daunte Wright meant to use Taser, pulled gun by mistake

Chief Tim Gannon provided the update as Brooklyn Center PD released bodycam footage of Daunte Wright's death.

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