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2012 In Review: Top National News Headlines

Here’s a recap of the biggest news stories of 2012 — a list including tragic crimes, political victories, natural disasters and scientific achievements.

12/28/2012

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Benefit Concert For Storm Victims Gaining Steam

Organizers are planning a huge benefit concert for Super Storm Sandy victims at Madison Square Garden.

12/05/2012

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MN Volunteer Returns Home From Superstorm Sandy

When disaster strikes, the American Red Cross are the first ones on the ground. Recently, volunteers from the metro were called to help during Superstorm Sandy.

11/16/2012

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Xcel Energy Sends More Crews To East Coast

Two weeks after Superstorm Sandy caused massive devastation across the east coast, some residents still have no power.

11/13/2012

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WCCO & Partners Raise More Than $180,000 For Sandy Victims

Minnesotans opened up their checkbooks Thursday to help Superstorm Sandy victims on the East Coast.

11/08/2012

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WCCO, CBS Radio, CBS Outdoor Team Up For Sandy Relief

WCCO-TV, CBS Radio and CBS Outdoor are banning together with the local Red Cross to raise money to support the victims of the storm.

11/07/2012

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Apple Valley Native Rides Out Sandy In Manhattan Apartment

Growing up in Apple Valley, the thought of living through a hurricane really never crossed Taylor Pemberton’s mind.

11/02/2012

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American Red Cross Needs Blood For Sandy Victims

The American Red Cross is asking for increased blood donations in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy.

11/01/2012

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Xcel Workers Head East To Help ‘Sandy’ Victims

Power crews from the Twin Cities are on their way to the east coast to help restore power in West Virginia.

10/31/2012

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WCCO-TV Reporter Heather Brown Calls Dave Lee From Manhattan

Heather Brown is coming back to WCCO-TV next week. The outstanding news reporter has spent the last two years in New York

10/31/2012

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Help Victims Of Superstorm Sandy

These are some of the resources to help the victims of Superstorm Sandy.

10/31/2012

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Xcel Crews To Help Restore Power In Sandy Area

Xcel Energy Inc. is sending crews from Minnesota and other parts of its service area to the East Coast to help restore power in the wake of superstorm Sandy.

10/30/2012