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Good Question: Why Are Fast Food Places Jumping Into Breakfast?

What do you think of some egg and sausage wrapped in a waffle with a syrup on the side? Taco Bell is making a big bet you’re willing to try it. Its new Breakfast Waffle Taco and A.M. Crunchwrap are some of the new items available when the chain starts offering breakfast next month.

02/25/2014

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Minnesota Could Soon Be Dunkin’ Donuts Again

Dunkin’ Donuts is looking to expand in to Minnesota. The last franchise closed in the late 1990s, but now the shop wants to open about 50 restaurants across the state by the end of next summer. A majority of them would be in the Twin Cities, but other cities, including Duluth, will have locations. Derek Struss is one of the people excited about Dunkin’s return to Minnesota.

01/10/2014

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Second Teen Charged With Assault On Mpls. Mayoral Candidate

A second teenager accused of assaulting a former Minneapolis mayoral candidate has been charged Monday, according to Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman. Seventeen-year-old Deea Leshawn Elliot was charged by juvenile petition with two counts of aggravated first-degree robbery and one count of second-degree assault for an attack on Mark Andrew, 63, at the Mall of America on Thursday. According to the criminal complaint, a young man grabbed Andrew’s iPhone from him in a Starbucks at the MOA. Andrew chased after the suspect, but was stopped by Elliot and 18-year-old Letajia Cutler Cain, who blocked the shop’s door.

12/30/2013

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Police: Mark Andrew Beaten After Getting iPhone Stolen At MOA Starbucks

The runner-up in the Minneapolis mayoral election is recovering after being robbed and brutally beaten Thursday night at the Mall of America

12/27/2013

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Caribou To Close 80 Stores, Change 88 More To Peet’s

Caribou Coffee is apparently putting up the white flag in its competition with coffee giant, Starbucks. The company has announced that 160 Caribou stores across the country are either closing down or changing names.

04/08/2013

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Good Question: Do Calorie Counts On Menus Change The Way We Eat?

Do you really want to know that a McDonald’s quarter pounder with cheese has 520 calories? McDonald’s is putting calorie information right on its menus. Every one of its 14,000 restaurants will have calories next to the Big Macs and the french fries by Monday night.

09/12/2012

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Starbucks Song That Got Man Fired

A young man, frustrated by customers wrote a song about his customers.

07/19/2012

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Art Or Crap

Starbucks is charging $85 for thier new t-shirt.  It has an artsy coffee stain on it. Click here to see story and pic of t-shirt

09/29/2011

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The Good Life For Less: Earth Day Deals; Free Pizza Today

Cheer up my deal finding friends! The snow is here, but we’re ignoring it and hoping some of these hot deals will melt it away before you can ask, “Is it spring in Minnesota?”

04/20/2011

John Williams 8-18-10

Congressman Keith Ellison on the Islamic Center Mosque near Ground Zero Mike Max and John on the return of Brett Favre Blagojevich incriminating tapes Follow up with Kristian Deal on truck and wheelchair theft An […]

08/18/2010