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McDonald’s Manager Fired After Teen’s Viral Meltdown

It’s video that’s gone viral, and it was shot inside a Twin Cities fast food restaurant. It shows a McDonald’s worker behind the counter having a complete meltdown. Cellphone video captured what happened late Saturday night inside the McDonald’s in St. Paul’s Midway Shopping Center.

02/10/2015

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Man Says Delta Fired Him For Union Attempts, Minimum Wage Comments

A Minneapolis man is fighting to get his job back Wednesday. Kip Hedges says Delta fired him for trying to unionize airline employees. Hedges says his comments about the need to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour, and the right to unionize, cost him his job of 26 years.

12/10/2014

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Twins Seek New Direction With Gardenhire Dismissal

The search has begun for a new manager of the Minnesota Twins for the first time in 13 years. After four straight seasons of at least 92 losses, the mandate to find a fresh perspective in the dugout has been made clear.

10/01/2014

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Twins Manager Ron Gardenhire Fired After Another 90-Loss Season

The Minnesota Twins have decided to part ways with manager Ron Gardenhire, announcing Monday that he will be replaced in 2015. And Gardenhire was not the only departure after the Twins had their fourth straight season of at least 90 losses.

09/29/2014

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Cook County Attorney Fired After Conviction

The Cook County Board of Commissioners voted to remove Tim Scannell as county attorney Thursday morning. Last week, Scannell was convicted of sexual misconduct with a teenager.

07/31/2014

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Target Fires President Of Canadian Operations

Target has fired the president of its troubled Canadian operations, Tony Fisher, and is replacing him with a 15-year U.S. company veteran. The executive shakeup in Canada comes two weeks after the abrupt resignation of Target’s CEO and Chairman Gregg Steinhafel.

05/20/2014

Do I Lose My Health Insurance If I Am Laid Off Or Fired?

If your health insurance is provided by your employer, you will lose coverage if you are laid off or fired. But there are options to stay covered.

03/06/2014

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Vikings Fans Split On Frazier’s Firing

For Vikings fans, head coach Leslie Frazier’s firing was not a big surprise. Most seemed to agree on at least one thing – change was inevitable.

12/30/2013

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Vikings Fire Head Coach Leslie Frazier

The Minnesota Vikings announced that Leslie Frazier will not return as head coach for the much-beleaguered football team next season.

12/30/2013

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12-30 LESLIE FRAZIER FIRED! Fans React On The Morning News With Dave Lee

What do the fans think of today’s news? Click the link to listen!

12/30/2013

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12-30 LESLIE FRAZIER FIRED! Mike Max On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Click the link to hear Mike Max speculate on possible candidates to replace the classy Leslie Frazier.

12/30/2013

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2 Off-Duty Mpls. Cops Fired After Confrontation In Green Bay

Two Minneapolis police officers have been fired after a June incident with Green Bay Police. In June, SWAT officers Brian Thole and Shawn Powell were visiting Green Bay off-duty.

12/03/2013

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UND Football Coach Mussman Fired

The University of North Dakota has fired head football coach Chris Mussman after a 3-8 season, including a 2-6 mark in the Big Sky Conference. UND athletic director Brian Faison says the two met Monday and Mussman was relieved of his duties immediately. Mussman coached six seasons with UND and had an overall 31-34 record. He joined the coaching staff as the offensive line coach in 1999, became offensive coordinator in 2001 and took over as the head coach prior to the 2008 season.

11/18/2013

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Bus Driver Fired For Praying With Student Passengers

A local pastor who worked as a bus driver said he was fired because he prayed with students on his bus. George Nathaniel III said children aboard his bus had a choice to engage in prayer or not. However, after a warning from the company that hired him, he was terminated last week.

11/06/2013

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MN Woman Fired From Job After Posing For Playboy

A Kasson, Minn. woman is suing her employer after claiming she was wrongfully fired for posing for Playboy, according to a complaint filed in Dodge County on Tuesday.

10/01/2013

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Fired Totino-Grace Teacher: ‘I’m Not Ashamed Of Having Said I’m Gay’

A former Catholic school teacher and campus minister opened up Wednesday night after losing her job at a school she still loves. Kristen Ostendorf still has strong feelings for Totino-Grace and her religion, even though she was fired after revealing her relationship with another woman.

09/11/2013

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Caregiver Photographs Client On Toilet, Posts Picture On Instagram

A staff member at Deer Crest assisted living home in Red Wing was fired after taking a photo of a client on the toilet with her phone and uploading it to Instagram, according to the Minnesota Department of Health.

05/30/2013

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Off-Duty Cop Convicted Of Assault Terminated

A police SWAT team leader who was convicted of assaulting a man while off-duty at a bar has been fired by Minneapolis Police Chief Janeé Harteau. The termination took place on Feb. 21, 2013, but wasn’t made public until Wednesday.

05/22/2013

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AP Sources: Kahn Out As Wolves President, Flip In

David Kahn is out as president of basketball operations for the Minnesota Timberwolves and Flip Saunders is coming in.

05/02/2013

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TV Reporter Says He’s Fired For Profanity On Air

A weekend news anchorman for a Bismarck television station says he was fired after he opened his first-ever broadcast with obscenities.

04/22/2013

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Authorities: Nursing Home Resident Asked To Drink Nasty Mixture; 1 Fired

A Buffalo nursing home worker has been fired after a vulnerable resident was allegedly asked to drink a mixture of cranberry juice, egg and ketchup.

03/26/2013

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Tubby Smith Out As Gopher Basketball Coach

Less than 24 hours after losing to Florida in the third round of the NCAA Tournament, Tubby Smith is out as the Gopher men’s basketball coach.

03/25/2013

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Man Shoots At Pizza Delivery Man, Says Pizza Was ‘Too Small’

A 26-year-old man could face charges after police say he fired shots at a pizza delivery guy, after the man claimed the pizza he ordered was “too small.”

12/26/2012

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Shots Fired During Argument Between Duck Hunters

Police are investigating after two parties of duck hunters got into an argument that led to shots being fired.

11/29/2012

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Brodkorb Says ‘Power Grab’ Behind Senate Ouster

The Minnesota Republican operative fired by the state Senate after an affair with the majority leader said Sunday he believes he and she were victims of a power grab by other Republican senators.

10/14/2012

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