Minnesotan Changes Plea To Guilty In Islamic State CaseA Minnesota man accused of threatening law enforcement after his friends were charged with trying to join the Islamic State group is due to enter a change of plea.
Sheriff: Man Shot & Killed By Deputy In Mora The Kanabec County Sheriff's Office says a man is dead after he made threats and attacked a deputy in Mora Wednesday. Shortly before 9 p.m., Kanabec County Sheriff's Deputy Shana McIalwain responded to a residence on the 500 block of Watkins Street after a man called and said he intended to kill someone at the address.
Students, Staff Locked In Rosemount Middle School Due To ThreatsRosemount Middle School officials have locked the school down after receiving a threatening call Monday morning, according to police.
Prosecutor: Terror Suspected Threatened To Kill FBI AgentsProsecutors say a Minnesota man accused of trying to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group told an informant he'd kill FBI agents if they tried to stop him, while another told friends he'd "spit on America" at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Potential Jihadist Threats Impacting Some Local BridesA handful of brides in the Twin Cities are scrambling to find a new reception hall after the Fort Snelling Officer's Club shut down due to heightened security. "Due to increased force protections, the Officer's Club will remain closed until further notice," the club's voice message said.
A Look At MOA Security In Wake Of Video ThreatShoppers at the Mall of America seem undeterred after hearing about a video purportedly made by al-Qaida-linked rebels that urges Muslims to attack shopping malls. The video specifically mentions the Bloomington shopping mall.
Police: Help ID Man Who Made Threats At Grocery StorePolice are asking for the public's help in identifying a man who threatened customers early Sunday morning at an Eden Prairie grocery store. Police say the incident happened at the Cub Foods at 8015 Den Rd. at about 12:30 a.m. The man, who police are calling a person of interest, made derogatory remarks to two customers and then threatened to hurt them.
Bloomington Teacher Convicted For Abusing 4 StudentsA 60-year-old substitute teacher has been convicted of abusing four students at a Bloomington elementary school last December, the Hennepin County Attorney's Office announced Monday.
Esme's Blog: Why?That is the question everyone wants to know when it comes to the Boston bombing suspects.
Cops: Chisago County Teen Allegedly Created Hit List, And 'Do Not Kill' ListA 13-year-old student in the Rush City school system was arrested for allegedly creating a hit list titled "bullies," and even making a "people that won't be killed" list, authorities say.
Charges: Man Posts Nude Pic Of Teen After She Refuses SexAn 18-year-old man was charged after police say he posted a nude photo of a 15-year-old girl who refused to have sex with him.
Lawmakers Get Violent Emails Over Gun ControlThe weekend after a heated debate over gun control, Colorado state Rep. Rhonda Fields was flooded with emails, including some she later told police "disturbed and shocked" her.