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Minnesota Man Found Dead In Central Philippines

A 58-year-old Minnesota man and his Filipino-American wife have been killed, and their decomposing bodies were found in a well in the central Philippines in a case suspected to be linked to robbery, police said Monday.

08/21/2015

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Parents Of Slain College Student Honor Him With Foundation

The family of a Minnesota college student who was murdered last year says they are focusing on the positive. The body of 18-year-old Tom Bearson was found three days after he went missing from North Dakota State University last fall.

08/20/2015

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Town of Brewster Shaken By Woman’s Murder

In a town of 473 people, no one is a stranger in Brewster. That is why so many are taking the shooting death of 40-year-old Jan Kruse personally. “The other night when this happened it really scared the heck out of me,” resident Charles Marquardt said.

08/20/2015

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4 Things To Know: Funeral For Family Of 8, Josh Duggar Latest & More

From a funeral for eight family members in Minnesota to new accusations against Josh Duggar, here are the four stories to know for Thursday, Aug. 20.

08/20/2015

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Photos, Video From Zumberge Murder Trial Released

A day after a jury found Neal Zumberge guilty of shooting and killing his neighbor, we’re seeing some of the evidence from the trial.

08/19/2015

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Man Sentenced For Killing Good Samaritan At July 4th Party

A Brooklyn Center man was sentenced Wednesday to more than 14 years in prison for the murder of a Good Samaritan at a Minneapolis Fourth of July party. Joseph Lee Smith, 25, was convicted of second-degree unintentional murder in the 2014 death of 28-year-old Cabrie Young, according to the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office.

08/19/2015

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Neal Zumberge Found Guilty In Deadly Neighbor Dispute

A jury has found a New Brighton man guilty on all four counts in a deadly neighbor dispute.

08/18/2015

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Man Accused Of Killing Neighbor Takes Stand In Trial

Testimony concluded in the murder trial of a New Brighton man accused of killing his neighbor over a deer feeding dispute. Neal Zumberge took the stand in his own defense on Monday, testifying for slightly over one hour.

08/17/2015

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Teen Gets 27 Years For Killing Cottage Grove Teacher

A 19-year-old Pine Springs man who pleaded guilty in the shooting death of a popular Cottage Grove teacher learned his fate Friday afternoon. Bailey Garcia was sentenced to 27 years for second-degree murder in the January drive-by shooting death of David Frigaard in Mahtomedi.

08/14/2015

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Man Pleads Guilty To Shooting The Mother Of His Child In The Face

A 23-year-old man has pleaded to murder after shooting the mother of his young child in the face on Easter morning.

08/13/2015

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Woman Gets 22+ Years For Fatally Stabbing Her Aunt

A 21-year-old Brookston woman was sentenced Thursday to 22-and-a-half years in prison for the stabbing death of her aunt. The St. Louis County Attorney’s Office says Lydia Marie Barney was found guilty of second-degree intentional murder for the death of 31-year-old Waubunoquay Dawn Randall.

08/13/2015

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In Ohio Woman’s Murder, Suspect’s Wife Says There’s More To The Story

The wife of a Faribault man accused of killing a woman from Ohio believes there’s more to the story than what police have made public.

08/10/2015

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Trial To Begin For New Brighton Man Accused Of Killing Neighbor

The trial of a New Brighton man charged with killing his neighbor is expected to start. Neal Zumberge, 58, is charged with first-degree murder and attempted murder. Police say he shot and killed Todd Stevens and injured Jennifer Damerow-Cleven last May.

08/10/2015

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Man Charged With Strangling Brooklyn Park Girlfriend

A man is charged with murder Friday after an early-morning domestic violence incident ended in the strangulation of his girlfriend, according to the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office.

08/07/2015

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Gang Member Charged With Murders Of Innocent Bystanders In Mpls. Shooting

A Bloomington man faces eight criminal charges in connection to the gang-related shooting deaths of two men in a Minneapolis park in July. The Hennepin County Attorney’s Office says 23-year-old Antonio Frasion Jenkins Jr., who goes by the nickname “Popeye,” fatally shot 24-year-old Abdirahman Jined and 20-year-old Jorge Zavaleta-Martinez in the Peace Garden section of Peavey Park on the night of July 25.

08/05/2015

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Barway Collins’ Father Gets 40 Years In Prison In Son’s Death

A Twin Cities man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the death of his 10-year-old son, whose body was found back in March in the Mississippi River.

08/03/2015

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Son Of Slain Cop Indicted On Counts Of 1st & 2nd Degree Murder

A grand jury returned an indictment this week on the son of an Elk River police officer accused of killing his father and brother, charging him with first-degree murder and second-degree murder, the Wright County Attorney’s Office says.

07/23/2015

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Family Of Slain Marine Gather To Mourn In Wisconsin Town

A small Wisconsin town came together Friday night to salute a fallen Marine.

07/17/2015

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Wisconsin Marine Killed In Chattanooga Rampage

A 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.

07/17/2015

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Man Pleads Guilty To Beating Best Friend To Death

A Virginia, Minnesota, man pleaded guilty Tuesday to beating his best friend to death.

07/14/2015

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Mpls. Police: Warrant Out For 21-Year-Old Homicide Suspect

A warrant is out for the arrest of a 21-year-old man who Minneapolis police say is connected to a homicide. Police says Brion Quantrial Overton was involved in a fatal shooting on the night of June 3 in north Minneapolis.

07/14/2015

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Appeals Court Upholds Schaffhausen’s Conviction In Daughters’ Death

An appeals court says a man who killed his young daughters to hurt his ex-wife was properly convicted.

07/14/2015

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Judge Orders 12-Year-Old Murder Suspect To Remain In Custody

A judge has ordered a 12-year-old suspect in a deadly Omaha shooting to remain in a youth detention center. Jarrell Milton had his first court appearance Friday, with prosecutors saying he is a member of one of Omaha’s most violent street gangs. His pretrial hearing was set for July 21.

07/10/2015

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Teen Charged With 2nd Degree Murder In St. Cloud

Prosecutors charged a 16-year-old with second degree murder Monday in connection to a stabbing in St. Cloud last week.

06/29/2015

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Police: Man Charged In 2 ND Killings Did Not Know 2nd Victim

A man accused of killing two people at separate Fargo apartments less than a day apart didn’t know the second victim, who was bludgeoned to death with a hammer after he brought the suspect a glass of water, police said Wednesday. Ashley Kenneth Hunter, 35, is charged with two counts of murder in the deaths of 45-year-old Clarence Flowers and 24-year-old Samuel Traut.

06/24/2015

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