Nike To Offer Refunds On FuelBand Fitness TrackersAnyone who has bought a Nike FuelBand recently could be getting a refund. The athletic company said it will give partial refunds or gift cards to people who bought its fitness trackers over the past three years.
Missing Roseville Boy Found SafePolice in Roseville are thanking those who helped locate a missing 11-year-old boy. According to police, Ismail Ibraahim Abokor was missing since late Tuesday afternoon. He was located in Minneapolis and is now home safe with his mother.
Public Opinion Varied On Vikings, PetersonFrom the cover of the New York Daily News on Monday that featured a smiling Vikings fan carrying a switch, to the dozens of reporters and photographers who descended on Winter Park Wednesday for a news conference, criticism of the team has been harsh. As the Vikings owners explained yet another about face, the analysis from ESPN's analysts was tough.
Nike Suspends Contract With AP, Target Pulls MerchandiseNike announced Wednesday that it would be suspending its contract with Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson in light of his recent child abuse charges. "Nike in no way condones child abuse or domestic violence of any kind and has shared our concerns with the NFL," a press representative for the company said.
Criticism Mounting For Vikings, Adrian Peterson For as long as he's been in the NFL, Adrian Peterson has been one of the most popular and most marketable stars in the league, an approachable superstar with the kind of inspirational comeback story that made him an endorser's dream.
Will The Adrian Peterson Indictment Affect The Vikings Organization?A Twin Cities advertising executive thinks some of the backlash that's happening because of the Adrian Peterson indictment will eventually fade, and won’t hurt the Vikings organization. Doug Spong is president of the Spong agency.
Apple Unveils New iPhone 6, Health AppFor the first time in years, Apple's iPhones aren't the star of the show. Apple unveiled a smartwatch on Tuesday, a wearable device that marks the company's first major entry in a new product category since the iPad's debut in 2010.
New Outlet Mall Opens In Eagan Near MOAThere's a new place to shop in the Twin Cities. Thursday the city of Eagan is celebrating the grand opening of Twin Cities Premium Outlets. Nothing says happiness like a new outlet mall.
Podcast Page: All Star Game Recap-The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee 7-16-14 A day Minnesota, or the Morning News With Dave Lee won't forget. Highlights from Wednesday's All Star Game rewind program can be by clicking the link above.
Kick Off Golf Season With E.S.P.'s Spring Golf GuideThe arrival of golf season allows us once again to hit the links with some friends, get some exercise and take in the sunshine. To help get things started, E.S.P. presents their spring golf guide.
Vikings Unveil New Nike UniformsIt's still months from knowing how the Vikings will perform in the 2013 season, but at least we'll know what they'll look like doing it.
TTYM: A Urine Controlled Video Game? Yep! LeBron Video BombA urine controlled video game? Now that's what I call a "Game of Thrones," a must-see LeBron James video bomb, Mr. T is on ice and Tiger Woods is causing more controversy. It's all in this week's That Thing You Missed.