High School Students' Questionable Costumes Raise Concern At School EventAt least seven Mound Westonka High School students wore costumes that some felt resembled garb worn by members of the Ku Klux Klan during Wednesday night's dodgeball event at the school.
Odell Beckham's Appeal To Be Heard WednesdayOdell Beckham Jr. is going to have his appeal of his one-game suspension heard by a former NFL receiver. The league suspended Beckham on Monday for his conduct against Carolina, when he drew three personal foul penalties. The league cited "multiple violations of safety-related playing rules."
NFL Suspends Giants WR Beckham For Game Against VikingsThe NFL has suspended New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. for one game for his conduct in Sunday's loss to Carolina in which he drew three personal foul penalties. Beckham would miss Sunday night's game at Minnesota.
U Of M Suspends Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity Over Conduct ViolationsThe University of Minnesota suspended a fraternity for over a year due to multiple student conduct code violations.
NFL Makes Its Case To Panel For Peterson SuspensionThe NFL has completed perhaps its final argument for Adrian Peterson's six-game suspension last season, the latest attempt by the league at an off-the-field victory amid a series of legal losses related to player discipline.
Deputy's Facebook Comment Results In 1-Day SuspensionA Clay County sheriff's deputy has been disciplined for a comment he made on social media. KFGO-AM reports Detective Jason Hicks was given a one-day unpaid suspension. Hicks wrote on Facebook that somebody should have "stomped his guts out" when referring to a man who was seen taking pictures of swimmers at Island Park Pool in Fargo, North Dakota, in July.
Officials: Confederate Flag Fire Truck Incident Still Under InvestigationRemember the southern Minnesota volunteer firefighter who was suspended for flying a Confederate flag during a parade? Hartland city leaders say the issue remains under investigation, basically because officials have met just one time about it since it happened.
4 Things To Know: Clinton Emails, Brian Williams' Suspension Over & MoreFrom the latest on the Hillary Clinton email controversy to Brian Williams' suspension being over, here are the four stories to know for Wednesday, Aug. 12.
Tom Brady Lawsuit Transferred From Minnesota To New York CourtTom Brady's lawsuit against the NFL in which he wants his four-game suspension overturned will be heard in New York instead of Minnesota.
Peterson, Vikings Tote High Hopes To Training CampThe purple-clad crowd of autograph-seeking Vikings fans gathered at the annual reporting day saved the loudest cheers for a 30-year-old running back who played in only one game last season, formally welcoming the once-marooned Peterson back to Minnesota State University as players moved into their dorm rooms for training camp on a sunny Saturday.
NFL: Vikings' CB Suspended For Violating Substance Abuse PolicyMinnesota Vikings cornerback Jabari Price has been suspended without pay for violating the NFL Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse, according to the NFL.
Torii Hunter Drops Appeal Of SuspensionMinnesota outfielder Torii Hunter has dropped the appeal of his two-game suspension and will sit out the rest of the weekend series at Texas. Hunter was in the original lineup for Saturday's game, but the outfielder's decision was announced by the Twins about an hour before the scheduled first pitch.