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Prosecutors: Alleged killer Ty Hoffman played the slots while on the lam

Ramsey County prosecutors have released new details about how accused murderer Lyle Marvin "Ty" Hoffman spent his time as authorities searched for him in the days after the killing of his ex-boyfriend and business partner, Kelly Phillips, at an Arden Hills gas station on Aug. 11.

Community Action office raided, staff laid off in fallout of critical audit

About a dozen Department of Commerce and Department of Human Services officials raided the offices of embattled social service agency Community Action on Friday morning. State investigators had a warrant to obtain all of the organization's financial records.

MSP travel backed up by Chicago air traffic control center fire

Hundreds of flights were delayed or cancelled at Chicago airports Friday morning due to a deliberately set fire in a major air traffic control facility, Chicago's WLS-TV reports.

Wisconsin leapfrogs Minnesota in new ranking of private-sector job creation

Minnesota took last place among Midwestern states on a new Bureau of Labor Statistics ranking of private sector job creation. The report, which provides data on job growth for the year between March 2013 and March 2014, shows Minnesota with a growth rate of 0.8 percent, landing Minnesota at number 41 in the nation.

A day in the life of Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater

Study. Study. Study. That's what Teddy Bridgewater, the rookie quarterback getting set to make his first career start Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons, dedicates his mind to during and after practice.

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