Family, Friends Remember MN Major Killed In AfghanistanA woman who grew up in the Twin Cities was one of six U.S. military members killed Monday in Afghanistan. Air Force Maj. Adrianna Vorderbruggen, originally from Plymouth, was killed when a suicide bomber drove a motorcycle packed with explosives into a joint NATO-Afghan patrol near Bagram Airfield.
Plymouth Air Force Major Killed; One Of 1st Openly Gay In MilitaryAn Air Force major from Plymouth was one of seven service members killed by a suicide bomber Monday in Afghanistan, according to the Department of Defense. Maj. Adrianna Vorderbruggen, 36, was part of the Air Force Office of Special Investigations.
Veterans March For Suicide Awareness In St. PaulVeterans came together in St. Paul Saturday in full combat gear. They walked 23 miles in honor of the 23 veterans that commit suicide every day.
Minnesota Guardsman Pleads Guilty To Making Child PornA Minnesota National Guardsman has pleaded guilty to getting a 14-year-old girl to send him sexually explicit photos while he was deployed in Afghanistan.
4 Things To Know: Theater Shooting, A Vikings Win & Violence AbroadHere's a look at the four things you need to know for Sunday, Aug. 23.
Family Of Slain Marine Gather To Mourn In Wisconsin TownA small Wisconsin town came together Friday night to salute a fallen Marine.
Wisconsin Marine Killed In Chattanooga RampageA decorated Marine from Wisconsin was among those killed in Thursday's shooting rampage in Tennessee. Sgt. Carson Holmquist grew up in Grantsburg, which is about an hour and a half northeast of the Twin Cities. He had served two tours of duty.
Family Proud Of Marine, 20, Who Died In AfghanistanOn Memorial Day, a Minnesota family said they hope everyone takes a moment to honor our fallen troops. Last year, the Erickson family learned that 20-year-old Lance Cpl. Caleb Erickson died while serving in Afghanistan.
Minnesota Soldier Gratified By Bergdahl’s Desertion ChargeThe American soldier at the center of a controversial prisoner swap with the Taliban is being charged with desertion. Last year, the Obama administration traded five Guantanamo Bay prisoners in exchange for the release of Bowe Bergdahl.
Minnesota Guardsman Charged With Making Child Porn In AfghanistanA Minnesota National Guardsman is charged in federal court with making child pornography while he was deployed in Afghanistan.
Jared Allen's Foundation Presents Home To VeteranA former Vikings player helped make a dream come true for a veteran injured while fighting overseas. Sgt. Colin Faust got the keys to his very own home in Minnetrista Saturday afternoon.
Family Of MN Man Accused Of Plotting African Coup SpeaksA Twin Cities man is accused of helping plot the attempted overthrow of an African country's government. Papa Faal of Brooklyn Center is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. The 46-year-old is accused of secretly shipping guns from Minnesota to his native country of The Gambia in West Africa.