Domestic Abuse Allegations Surface Against Congressman Keith EllisonWith just two days to go before Minnesota's primary election, domestic abuse allegations are surfacing against U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison, a candidate for Minnesota attorney general.
'U' Email Reveals Investigation Into Possible Football Player MisconductThe University of Minnesota has investigated a series of sexual misconduct allegations against Gopher football players that it says did not result in criminal charges. An internal university email does not identify the players involved in the incidents, or when they happened.
2 Women Harassed By Teague Come ForwardThe University Of Minnesota has released the statement of Ann Aronson and Erin Dady, the two women who filed the initial complaints of sexual harassment and assault by former athletic director Norwoood Teague.
NFL Commissioner Breaks Silence On Adrian Peterson When leadership was calling, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell seemed to be missing in action. Goodell was saying very little publicly concerning the domestic violence case of Baltimore Raven star Ray Rice.
Archbishop Nienstedt Denies Allegations: 'I Am Not Bigoted'The Archbishop of St. Paul and Minneapolis says he will not resign and insists the Church has turned a corner with new policies to better address allegations of sexual abuse by priests. You can watch the entirety of Esme Murphy's interview with the archbishop here.
Archbishop Nienstedt Investigated For Alleged Inappropriate Sexual ConductArchbishop John Nienstedt of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis is being investigated for allegedly making unwanted sexual advances toward a former Twin Cities priest, among other allegations, according to the archbishop's former top canon lawyer.
Chiropractor Accused Of Raping Patient Allowed To Practice During InvestigationA Little Canada chiropractor accused of sexually assaulting a patient still has an active license to practice. That means right now he's still allowed to see patients during the investigation. Paul Thompson was arrested two weeks ago after a patient told police he raped her and had touched her inappropriately before.
Wis. GOP May Remove Kramer After Groping AllegationsAssembly Republicans plan to vote on removing Rep. Bill Kramer as majority leader amid allegations that he groped a woman after a Washington fundraiser last week and verbally abused another on the flight home. Kramer has checked himself into an unspecified treatment facility and is not expected to be at the meeting.
Rogers Community Rallies Behind Victims Of Tweet ControversyAround 6 p.m. on Monday evening, dozens of people waited in the cold outside the headquarters of Elk River Area School District 728. They came to attend a school board meeting about a controversy rooted in a two-work tweet that led to a nearly two-month suspension of 17-year-old Rogers High School senior Reid Sagehorn. "I'm disappointed. I want him to have an education. I don't want him sitting at home, and I want him back in our school until graduation day," said parent Missy Henderson.
Fmr. Twin Cities Priest Shares Insight On Catholic Church ScandalFormer priest Tom Esch believes it was a courageous move for Archbishop John Nienstedt to apologize to parishioners at Our Lady of Grace church last weekend.
Serious Allegations Against Mpls. Police In Uptown Deadly ShootingThe attorney for the parents of a man shot and killed by police officers is making serious allegations against the Minneapolis Police Department.
Foster Mom Accused Of Child Endangerment, NeglectA widely-respected foster care mother from Mille Lacs County has been charged with the cruel punishment, endangerment and neglect of a child.
Sources: Sen. Amy Koch Resigned After AllegationsMinnesota Senate Majority Leader Amy Koch resigned her post Thursday after she was confronted by GOP Senate leaders about allegations of an inappropriate relationship with a Senate staffer, according to high level State Capitol sources.
Minn. Church Plans Session About Ex-Deacon Abuse Catholic officials in St. Cloud will hold a listening session this weekend to address allegations that a former deacon sexually abused at least two boys some 40 years ago.
Local Attorney Helping In Penn State Sex ScandalA Twin Cities attorney, who's had success in similar sexual abuse cases, is now involved in the Penn State scandal.