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Lino Lakes Man Pleads Guilty To Killing Protected SwansA Lino Lakes man was sentenced to 90 days in jail Wednesday after he pleaded guilty to killing two federally protected trumpeter swans.
Wisconsin Warden Posts Memes Comparing Muslims To Garbage BagsRichard Schneiter also posted a meme contrasting the LGBTQ flag with the Confederate flag with the message "If they have the right fly theirs, we deserve the right to fly ours."
Trump Appoints Scott Walker To Board Of Think TankWalker is set to join the board of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in the Smithsonian Institute. It's a six-year appointment.
Crookston Diocese Reaches $5M Settlement With 15 VictimsAs part of the settlement, the diocese agreed to make public the names and files of clergy who have been accused of abuse.
Memorial Blood Centers Facing ‘Dangerously Low Blood Inventory’, Needs DonorsMemorial Blood Centers is asking for more blood donations.
Police: Woman Found Bloodied Inside Cottage Grove Storage UnitCottage Grove police say they found a woman who was bloodied and appeared to have been assaulted inside a storage unit Wednesday.
'Slope Failure' Near UMN Closes Trail, East River ParkwayMinneapolis officials say a slope failure prompted the closure of a trail along the Mississippi River near the University of Minnesota Wednesday.
Another Top DHS Official Steps Down; Two Others Rescind ResignationsAnother top official from the Minnesota Department of Human Services is stepping down.
Metro Transit: Green Line Service Resumes In MinneapolisMetro Transit officials say Green Line service in Minneapolis has resumed after a reported mudslide Wednesday.
Giant Cornstalk, Goat Booth Are Among State Fair's New AttractionsOne of the most Instagram-friendly may be the Minnesota Corn Fairstalk. The 24-foot-tall art installation celebrates Minnesota agriculture.
MPD Chief Arradondo Says Staffing Levels Have Left Department 'Hemorrhaging'"Our staffing levels have not been addressed for many years," Chief Maderia Arradondo said. "The MPD staffing model has been broken, in fact, for decades."
St. Cloud Dad Who Helped Son Dump Deer Carcasses On Cars Gets 90 Days In JailThe man accused of helping his son dump deer carcasses on cars in St. Cloud pleaded guilty to the crime Wednesday and was sentenced to 90 days in jail.

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MPD Chief: Police Staffing Levels Have Left Department ‘Hemorrhaging’After several shootings in downtown Minneapolis this summer, people who live near the area and visit downtown feel more police officers are needed (1:49). WCCO 4 News - July 17, 2019
Free Ice Cream Scoops Available On Nicollet MallFor every scoop that gets eaten today, Kemps Moose Tracks is giving a dollar to the Twin Cities Salvation Army, Ali Lucia reports (1:05). WCCO 4 News At Noon - July 17, 2019
Researchers Test New Method For Treating Pancreatic CancerFor people diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, the prognosis is often dismal, Lisa Washington reports (1:57). WCCO 4 News At Noon - July 17, 2019
Raw Video: MPD Chief Arradondo Addresses City Council, Talks Staffing LevelsThe Minneapolis Police Chief is scheduled to go before a City Council Committee Wednesday to talk about police staffing levels. WCCO 4 News - July 17, 2019
'The Squad' Seen Hugging After House Vote Condemning Trump CommentsNew figures for Congresswoman Omar show between April and June, she raised $600,000 for her re-election bid, a sizable amount for a freshmen in a heavily Democratic district, Gayle King reports (). WCCO 4 News At Noon - July 17, 2019
Trump Not Backing Down After House Resolution Condemning CommentsPresident Donald Trump plans to speak at a rally tonight in Greenville, North Carolina. He tweeted that he's going to talk about people who love, and hate, the United States, Natalie Brand reports (2:02). WCCO 4 News At Noon - July 17, 2019

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Rand Paul blocks vote on bill to aid 9/11 first respondersThe bill would fully fund the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund, which will otherwise expire in 2020
City playing "Baby Shark" to drive out homelessThe musical torment goes a little something like this: "Baby shark, doo doo doo doo doo doo. Baby shark, doo doo doo doo doo doo."
Trump preps for 2020 rally in North CarolinaPresident Trump is preparing to hold a 2020 reelection rally in Greenville, North Carolina, Wednesday night. He won the state by just 3 points in 2016. Brian Murphy, a DC correspondent for the Charlotte Observer, joined CBSN to discuss.
Migrant mother describes "terrible" journey to the U.S.A mother in custody at the nation's largest migrant processing center in McAllen, Texas, spoke to "CBS Evening News" anchor Norah O'Donnell about her journey to the U.S. She described her journey as "terrible," but said she "had to do it for my son."
Protesters continue calls for Puerto Rico governor to resignMore protests are erupting in Puerto Rico today, after Gov. Ricardo Rosselló refused to step down over leaked offensive messages. Celebrities including Bad Bunny, Ricky Martin and Lin Manuel-Miranda are speaking out against Rosselló. CBS News correspondent David Begnaud joined CBSN from San Juan, Puerto Rico with the latest.
Speaker Pelosi on impeachment: "We'll deal with it"The House will vote on articles of impeachment today brought forth by Texas Democratic Rep. Al Green. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has not indicated support for Green's resolution. CBS News political correspondent Ed O'Keefe joined CBSN to explain Pelosi's options ahead of the vote.
Chasing El Chapo cost U.S. a fortune. Was it money well spent?A look at the some of the millions and even billions associated with bringing Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to justice
How to watch Gayle King's full interview with "the Squad"The "CBS This Morning" co-host sat down with congresswomen Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, Ayanna Pressley and Rashida Tlaib
U.S. won't sell F-35 fighter jets to Turkey, citing Russia tiesThe White House said that Turkey's decision to buy the Russian S-400 air defense system "renders its continued involvement with the F-35 impossible"
CBS News special: "Man on the Moon"On the 50th anniversary, two legends tell the story of the momentous 1969 moon walk: Apollo 11 commander Neil Armstrong and “CBS Evening News” anchor Walter Cronkite -- the man who made history and the man who reported it. Hosted by "CBS Evening News" anchor Norah O'Donnell.