Charges: Man Accused Of Making Bomb Threat During Maplewood StandoffA Cambridge man is facing felony charges after fleeing police, barricading himself inside an RV for several hours near Maplewood Mall and claiming to be in possession of an explosive device.
Minnesota Dentist Accused Of Torching Neighbor's Boathouse After Police Follow Footprints To His HomeAfter police followed a single line of footprints directly to his home, a Minnesota dentist allegedly looked like "a deer in headlights” when officers asked if he knew about his neighbor’s boathouse going up in flames.
Cook County Prosecutors Charge R. Kelly With Criminal Sexual AbuseNine of the counts specify the victim was between 13 and 15. One count did not specify any ages.
Apple Valley Man Accused Of Causing Apartment Fire While IntoxicatedAuthorities say a man allegedly fell asleep while intoxicated and smoking a cigarette, causing a December fire that started in his Apple Valley apartment and went up three floors.
Winona Mom Pleads Guilty To Making Son Sicker So Hospital Staff Would Be More AttentiveA Winona mother has pleaded guilty to endangering her young son by trying to make him sicker so medical staff at Children's Hospital in St. Paul would pay closer attention to him.
Bad Dogs: Multiple 911 Calls To Lakeville Police Earn Pups A TutLike a stick being thrown and then repeatedly retrieved, a pair of dogs apparently placed multiple phone calls to police in Lakeville.
St. Paul Police: 1 Shot Dead In Summit-University NeighborhoodOne person was shot to death Thursday night in St. Paul's Summit-University neighborhood.
Minnesota AG To Review Case Of Lois Riess, Accused In 2 DeathsThe Minnesota Attorney General's office will review the case of a woman accused of killing her husband in southern Minnesota, then fleeing to Florida and killing a woman there.
Minneapolis Man Accused Of Holding American Journalist Hostage In SomaliaA Minneapolis is accused of acts of kidnapping and keeping hostages for ransom in Somalia, including an American freelance journalist in 2012.
Minnesota House Votes To Eliminate 'Marital Rape Exception'The Minnesota House has voted to eliminate a defense that prevents people who rape a spouse or domestic partner from being prosecuted for criminal sexual conduct.
Atty’s Office: Officer’s Use Of Force Justified In Fatal Stillwater ShootingThe Washington County Attorney’s Office is declining to issue charges in a fatal officer-involved shooting last November.
Chicago's Top Cop Blasts Jussie Smollett; Bond Set At $100,000Chicago's top police officer expressed anger and frustration Thursday over what he called Jussie Smollett's "shameful" attempt to fabricate a hate crime for a "publicity stunt."