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Uber Riders Concerned After Driver Accused Of Sex Assault

Uber is revisiting its safety procedures after one of its drivers was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting one of his riders last Sunday in Dallas, Texas. Court records claim Talal Chammout recently served federal prison time for weapons charges and other crimes that should have prevented him from being cleared to drive for Uber.

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3 Teens Behind Bars After Robbery Turned Fatal Shooting

Three teenagers are behind bars in connection with a robbery that left another teen dead. Investigators say the four teens were attempting to rob a couple in Shadow Falls Park along Summit Avenue in St. Paul.

08/03/2015

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Minnesota High School Football Practice Rules Change For Player Safety

The Minnesota State High School League has changed the rules for football practice. The changes are not unique to Minnesota. High school leagues across the country are taking steps to limit the amount of contact players have during practice.

07/29/2015

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Arsonist May Have Started Block-Wide N. Minneapolis Fire

A fire that destroyed a city block of businesses and historic buildings may have been intentionally set.

07/28/2015

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Child’s Body Found In Mississippi River In St. Cloud

Police in St. Cloud say they have found the body of a 6-year-old boy who went missing Thursday night.

07/24/2015

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Minnesotans Celebrate 25 Years Of Americans With Disabilities Act

The 25th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act is being celebrated across the country, and right here in Minnesota. President George Bush signed the Americans With Disabilities Act on July 26, 1990.

07/23/2015

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New Hope Nursing Home Abuse Caught On Camera

New Hope authorities are considering criminal charges against two former nursing home employees after family members set up hidden “granny cams” to record physical abuse.

07/15/2015

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Worker Recalls Moment When Truck Slammed Into Sporting Goods Store

When a truck slammed into a sporting goods store over the weekend, it narrowly missed a mom and her young children.

07/14/2015

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Minneapolis Police Want Local Businesses To Join Virtual Security Network

The Minneapolis Police Department is looking to partner with business owners in the fight against crime. Its new program will give officers an immediate connection to cameras already in place at local businesses. And as police say, it’s a force multiplier.

07/09/2015

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12-Year-Old Suspect In Fatal Omaha Shooting Arrested In Minneapolis

A 12-year-old boy wanted in connection to a fatal shooting in Omaha has been arrested in Minneapolis. According to a statement Tuesday from Omaha police, the 12-year-old was taken into custody by the U.S. Marshals Service and was to be booked ahead of court proceedings to return him to Nebraska.

07/08/2015

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FBI Seeks Minnesota Victims Of Convicted Child Predator

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is seeking the public’s help to locate additional victims of a convicted online child predator who may have Lucas Chansler, 31, formerly of St. Johns, Florida, was sentenced to 105 years in prison after pleading guilty last August to nine counts of producing child pornography.

07/07/2015

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Mayflies Swarm Into Hastings For Annual Infestation

Mayflies have once again invaded the city of Hastings, causing headaches for many.

07/03/2015

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FBI On High Alert For Fourth Of July Terrorist Attack

The FBI and Department of Homeland Security are asking Americans to remain vigilant to the threat of a terror attack over the Fourth of July weekend.

06/30/2015

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Charges: Wis. Man Shoplifted At Wal-Mart, Pointed Gun At Cop’s Face

A 34-year-old Wisconsin man and convicted felon faces three new felonies, according to court documents filed in Ramsey County, after he allegedly pointed a gun Sunday at an off-duty police officer and fled police.

06/23/2015

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Mpls. Pastor: Charleston Tragedy About Evil, Not Race

Pastor David Keaton says the massacre in South Carolina has been at the forefront of conversations inside Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church in Minneapolis. He says some members are using social media to vent and pray.

06/19/2015

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2 Charged In Elaborate Credit Card Cloning Operation

Investigators say cloning credit cards is one of the most lucrative crimes in America right now. And on Wednesday two people connected to an elaborate cloning operation in Minnesota are behind bars.

06/17/2015

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Video May Help Police Nab Motorcyclist Who Killed Man In Hit-And-Run

The victim of a hit-and-run accident was laid to rest Tuesday. Now his family and Minneapolis police hope help from the public will lead to the person responsible. Louis Charging Bear, 56, was hit by a motorcycle as he crossed Cedar Avenue at 27th Street in Minneapolis on the night of June 5. Investigators released video Tuesday of the man riding that motorcycle 11 days ago.

06/16/2015

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Wayzata Woman Spots Man With Ax In Her Yard, Police Chase And Crash Follow

A police pursuit ended in a crash which closed a stretch of road in Wayzata Thursday morning. The chase ended at Gleason Lake Road just north of Highway 12 with one officer suffering minor injuries. But how the chase began is a scary story in itself.

06/11/2015

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Saints Host Japan All-Stars In Free Exhibition At CHS Field

With another summery day in store, how about taking in a free baseball game? The St. Paul Saints are inviting people to come out today and check out CHS Field during their lunch hour.

06/10/2015

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Free Admission, Activities At State Parks For Nat’l Get Outdoors Day

Minnesota’s 75 state parks are all offering free admission this coming Saturday to celebrate National Get Outdoors Day. All of the state’s parks have special activities planned.

06/09/2015

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Homeless Shelter Hopes More Police Lessen Chaos On Street

A third of all police calls in downtown Minneapolis originate from a block where the city’s largest homeless shelter sits.

06/08/2015

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After Sex Shop Field Trip, School Loses More Students

A Minneapolis private school is losing more students after reports of a field trip to a sex shop.

06/03/2015

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Private School Field Trip To Adult Toy Store Draws Parents’ Ire

A sex education teacher has drawn the ire of parents after taking students on a field trip to an adult novelty store in Minneapolis. Gaia Democratic School director Starri Hedges took about a dozen middle- and high-school-aged students to the Smitten Kitten last week.

06/02/2015

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A Day To Remember Fallen Heroes, Vets Hurting At Home

On Memorial Day, Minnesotans stopped to remember their relatives, friends and neighbors who died risking everything for our freedom.

05/25/2015

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6 Arrested Following Attack On Pedal Pub

Six people are now facing assault and disorderly conduct charges after police say they attacked a pedal pub with water balloons and squirt guns. It happened at about 6:30 p.m. Saturday in downtown Minneapolis. The aftermath of the attack was captured on cell phone video.

05/24/2015

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