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Workers fix a slide that brings snow down to field level as TCF Bank Stadium prepares for a potential monday night football game between the Minnesota Vikings and Chicago Bears on December 15, 2010 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Preparations are due to the collapsed roof at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome. (credit: Hannah Foslien /Getty Images)

Inside The Box: Vikes At The Bank?

The shoveling has started and the while the prospect of an outdoor football game in Minnesota is exciting — just how realistic is it?


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Inside The Box: What Did You Do During The Storm?

Most of you were stuck inside for hours on Saturday. We want to know how you passed the time during the big blizzard.


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Inside The Box: New Stadium For Vikes In 2011?

In the next 30-60 days, the Vikings are promising to unveil a stadium proposal that will include four things.


View of the WikiLeaks homepage taken in Washington on November 28, 2010. Whistleblower website WikiLeaks unleashed a flood of US cables detailing shocking diplomatic episodes, from a nuclear standoff with Pakistan to Arab leaders urging a strike on Iran. The leaked memos describe a Chinese government bid to hack into Google, plans to reunite the Korean peninsula after the North's eventual collapse, and quote Saudi Arabia's king as saying the United States should bomb Iran to halt its nuclear drive, telling it to "cut off the head of the snake." (credit: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

Inside The Box: WikiLeaks Releases Sensitive U.S. Documents

Bristling over the unauthorized release of more than a quarter million classified State Department documents, the Obama White House on Monday ordered a government-wide review of how agencies safeguard sensitive information.


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Inside The Box: Black Friday

At Inside the Box today, tell us about your Black Friday shopping experience.


A copy of 'Light of World' a book interview with Pope Benedict XVI by German author Peter Seewald is seen in front of St. Peter's Square during the presentation at the Holy See Press Office on November 23, 2010 in Vatican City, Vatican. Answering to a question of the German author Pope Benedict has stated that Condoms may sometimes be justified in exceptional circumstances to stop the spread of AIDS. (credit: Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

Inside The Box: Catholic Church And Condoms

All our lives we’ve been told the Catholic Church is against condom use. Now the Pope has reversed course saying it’s better for people to use condoms than to put someone’s life in danger.


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Inside The Box: Childress Is Out, Now What About Favre?

From helmet-throwing, to arm-crossing and now the firing of head coach Brad Childress, a season’s worth of losing and underachieving finally bubbled to the surface in the Minnesota Vikings’ 31-3 loss to the Green Bay Packers on Sunday.


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Inside The Box: No More Elective Inductions?

Minnesota could be the first state to try and stop doctors from inducing labor in pregnant women, unless it’s medically necessary.


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Inside The Box: Body Scanner Boycott?

The new full body scanners and pat-downs being used in airports by the TSA are causing a backlash among passengers.


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Inside The Box: License Your Pet Or Pay The Fine

The city of Minneapolis is looking to take more of a “bite” out of people who don’t license their pets. The fines may double for those who don’t have the licenses.


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Inside The Box: Teens and Texting

A new study finds that teens who send upwards of 120 texts a day are more likely to have sex and use alcohol or drugs.

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Inside The Box: President Bush’s Memoir

Former President George W. Bush’s memoir is released today. “Decision Points” outlines major decisions during his 8 years in office.


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Inside The Box: Should The Vikings Have Cut Moss?

The Vikings released WR Randy Moss Monday. The move came just hours after Moss blasted coaches and teammates following a loss to New England.


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Inside The Box: Coolest Halloween Costumes

We’re curious to know what were the coolest costumes you saw over the Halloween weekend?


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Inside The Box: New Pat Down Procedures

The TSA is implementing new pat down procedures during security screening for air travelers.


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Inside The Box: Trick-Or-Treating Age Limits?

Halloween is just a few nights away and you expect little kids to be ringing your doorbell, right?



Inside The Box: Schools Violating Civil Rights?

The Department of Education is sending letters to schools across the country saying they need to address anti-harassment rules or they could be in violation of civil rights statutes.


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Inside The Box: Deanna Favre Talks

The wife of Vikings Quarterback Brett Favre is answering questions about him on national television.


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Inside The Box: Player Goes After Wild Fan At Xcel

A pretty interesting night of hockey at the Xcel last night. The Wild won the game easily 6-2 over Vancouver, but it was a Wild fan that got a lot of the attention.


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Inside The Box: Catholic Churches Closing

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis formally announced plans to restructure and close some Catholic churches.