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NFL to review Peterson case for disciplinary action

Adrian Peterson faces potential disciplinary action from the NFL after he agreed to a plea deal with a Texas court to avoid serving jail time over accusations he whipped his 4-year-old son. Peterson has been told to submit relevant information about his case to the NFL, which rejected a request from Peterson's camp for his immediate reinstatement to the Minnesota Vikings.

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'Major' glitches with MNSure system just days before launch

There is little more than a week before Minnesota's health insurance exchange website opens for enrollment, but state officials admit they're still ironing out bugs with the online system. The company required to overhaul the MNSure website says it has yet to resolve "10 major issues" with the site, but says it's confident the problems will be solved on time.

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Police escorts for NFL teams temporarily suspended after Washington crash

Minneapolis police have announced they will not provide private escorts for NFL buses as the department investigates a collision between a police cruiser and the Washington Redskins bus over the weekend. An officer tried to pass the motorcade as it made its way to TCF Bank stadium Sunday when she lost control and hit a guardrail. The lead bus then slowed down and was rear-ended by a second bus.

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Woman accused of hitting boss five times with metal plate

A woman from St. Paul accused of repeatedly hitting her boss in the face with a metal plate after he told her she may lose her job is facing felony charges. Waasohn Senite Dorliae, 25, has been charged with second-degree assault in Dakota County after police say she hit him five times in the head when he reprimanded her for being late to work.

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Acme owners delighted with Roadrunner graffiti

Property owners are rarely happy they've been targeted by graffiti artists, but bosses at Minneapolis' Acme Foundry were delighted when they discovered an anonymous prankster had placed cardboard cutouts of Wile E. Coyote and the Roadrunner on either side of the company's entrance. Acme business manager Monica Sweeney says the comany will keep them there.

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Firefighter critical after gun discharges during blaze, hitting him

The 35-year-old Cornell firefighter is hospitalized in critical condition

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After 2 years, sheriff's office seeks new leads in unsolved deadly home invasion

"The sheriff’s office is close to knowing exactly what occurred that night but needs your help," the sheriff's office said.

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Man charged in chase that ended with police fatally shooting suspect

The suspect who was shot has also been identified.

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Twins' Royce Lewis tears his ACL, will undergo surgery

A huge blow for the former No. 1 draft pick.

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Police release cause of death for daughter of MN Supreme Court Justice and Allina CEO

Olivia Chutich died from a combination of excessive drinking and hypothermia.


Science Museum of Minnesota to reopen this weekend

The museum will be open on weekends with limited capacity and other safety precautions.

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State officials push for shortened sentences for some elderly inmates

A bill introduced in the state Legislature would allow elderly inmates to apply for shortened sentences if they show evidence of rehabilitation.


Walz says state will soon announce next COVID vaccine priority groups

In a "short time," the governor expects to be able to give all Minnesotans an approximate date for when they'll be able to get the vaccine.

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Man killed, woman injured in St. Paul bar shooting

The pair were found just after 8 p.m. Tuesday.