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'Bud's Jacket': Woman From White Bear Lake Unveils Her Uncle's WWII Story With New BookIn 1943, American bombardier Bud Wilschke’s plane was shot down in France. For months, he moved across the countryside trying to escape enemy soldiers. It was an untold story until his niece in White Bear Lake found a box that documented his ordeal.
Awwal Adebayo Ladipo, 25, Dies After Assault Leaves Him With Brain InjuryAmelia Santaniello covered a lot of ground this Friday evening, here are the links to the GoFundMe's she discussed during the show.
How Feds Are Working To Crack Down On Crimes Committed With Illegal FirearmsAs the metro has seen an uptick in violent crime this summer, recently released Bureau of Criminal Apprehension statistics point to staggering numbers in 2020.
House Ethics Complaint Against Rep. John Thompson Dismissed After He Agrees To ApologizeThe House GOP says it has other ethics complaints against Thompson drafted, though not yet submitted.
Eviction Moratorium Update: Without An Extension, What Happens To Renters After July 31?The CDC's eviction moratorium ends on July 31, which leaves renters uncertain about their future in an economy still recovering from COVID.
Starbuck Man Arrested On 5 Felony Charges For Child Pornography DistributionThe Pope County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 47-year-old man for five felony charges of distribution of child pornography.
Jomoy Lee, 18, Pleads Guilty In Shootings That Killed Lacy Johnson Campaign VolunteerThe shooting happened in broad daylight at the Super USA at the intersection of North Fremont and Dowling avenues last September.
Family, Friends Gather To Say Goodbye To Red Lake Nation Officer Killed On DutyHis wake is planned for Sunday followed by funeral services on Monday afternoon in Red Lake.
Rep. Ilhan Omar Introduces Bills That Aim For Guaranteed IncomeMinnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar introduced the Sending Unconditional Payments to People Overcoming Resistances to Triumph (SUPPORT) Act and the Genuine Progress Indicator (GPI) Act on Friday.
Minnesota Weather: Air Quality Alert Extended Due To ‘Unprecedented’ ConditionsThe Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has extended and upgraded the air quality alert in much of the state due to "unprecedented" conditions caused by wildfire smoke.
Fourth Stimulus Check: Will Another Another Relief Payment Come This Year?While the COVID pandemic seems to be waning and the economy is improving, many Americans could still benefit from a fourth stimulus check.
Alexis Saborit Charged With Beheading Girlfriend In ShakopeeA 42-year-old Shakopee man is charged with beheading his girlfriend in Shakopee.
'I Told Her That She Was My Hero': Suni Lee's 1st Coach Reflects On Watching Her Win Olympic GoldFriday is Suni Lee Day in Minnesota, and the state is celebrating its Olympic gold medalist.
End Of Federal Eviction Moratorium Won’t Affect Minnesota Renters, State Is On ‘Its Own Timeline’The looming federal eviction moratorium from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention is set to end Saturday, although Minnesotans will have continued coverage.
COVID-19 In MN: Health Officials Report 700+ Additional Virus Cases, 5 More DeathsAs the state begins offering vaccination incentives worth $100, Minnesota health officials reported on Friday 702 additional virus cases and five more deaths attributed to COVID-19.

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Brian O'Neill, Now Leader Of Vikings Line, On Track For Big New DealEntering the final year of his rookie contract, O'Neill is likely the next player on the roster in line for an extension so the Vikings can keep him from reaching free agency.
Minnesota Twins Trade 2-Time All-Star Pitcher José Berríos To Toronto Blue JaysThe playoff-chasing Toronto Blue Jays won the pursuit for All-Star pitcher José Berríos, acquiring the Minnesota right-hander for two minor leaguers on Friday.
'I'm Super Proud Of Where Our Sport Has Grown Over The Years': Marie McCool On Athletes Unlimited LacrosseThe women's lacrosse star talks with us about the new professional league and the most exciting thing about playing on national TV.
'I Told Her That She Was My Hero': Suni Lee's 1st Coach Reflects On Watching Her Win Olympic GoldFriday is Suni Lee Day in Minnesota, and the state is celebrating its Olympic gold medalist.
After Winning Gold, Suni Lee Still Focused On College, Not FameSunisa Lee's life changed the second she placed a gold medal around her neck. The newly minted Olympic gymnastic champion's plans, however, have not.
Twin Cities Native Jalen Suggs Goes 5th In NBA Draft To Orlando MagicThe former Minnehaha Academy star spent a year at Gonzaga before entering the draft. He hit an all-timer of a buzzer beater that sent the Bulldogs to the national championship.
With Training Camp Underway, Mike Zimmer Says 2021 Vikings Have 'A Different Vibe'Mike Zimmer's description of the first full-team practice for the Minnesota Vikings was so positive his own daughter sounded skeptical, when the head coach was asked for a review.
Gov. Walz Announces Sunisa Lee Day After Gold Medal WinGov. Tim Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan announced July 30, 2020 as Sunisa Lee Day in the State of Minnesota to celebrate Team USA's Sunisa Lee winning Olympic gold on July 29 in the 2021 Tokyo Olympics gymnastics individual all-around competition.
Timberwolves Reportedly Trade Ricky Rubio To CavaliersRicky Rubio's second stint with the Minnesota Timberwolves is reportedly coming to an end.

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How to cope with COVID anxiety and insomniaAs the Delta variant spreads, anxiety over the pandemic is ramping up. In fact, many Americans are reporting increased sleep deprivation, a common sign of stress. Clinical psychologist and Oura sleep advisor Dr. Michael Breus joins CBSN to explain how best to combat symptoms of what experts are now calling "coronasomnia."
Austin health officials warn there's only 16 ICU beds left in the regionAustin's public health department said the region is experiencing the lowest staffed ICU bed capacity since the beginning of the pandemic.
Simone Biles withdraws from two more Olympic eventsAfter missing the team events, Biles has now withdrawn from two individual finals.
Delta variant is more contagious and likely more severe, CDC data showsThe CDC says the delta variant is far more contagious than earlier strains of the coronavirus. Charlie De Mar reports on the new information. Then, Dr. Len Horovitz, a pulmonary specialist at Lenox Hill Hospital, joins CBSN's Lana Zak to break down more of the CDC's findings.
Biden administration shifts to new priorities after success on infrastructure dealWith the bipartisan infrastructure deal nearly finalized, the Biden administration is shifting its focus to other items on the president's agenda. This includes passing new legislation to protect voting rights and possibly extending pandemic safety nets such as the eviction moratorium. 60 Minutes correspondent John Dickerson is moderating this Sunday's "Face The Nation." He joined CBSN's Lana Zak to discuss the latest on what's happening in Washington.