NFL Executive Troy Vincent Speaks During Second Day Of Peterson Appeal TrialLate Thursday afternoon Adrian Peterson's appeal before an NFL hearing officer wrapped up. This was the second day of the hearing. While Peterson made a statement at the hearing on Tuesday, he didn't appear in person Thursday but reportedly listened in via conference call.
Man, 20, Faces Charges For Allegedly Abusing Girlfriend's 2-Year-Old DaughterA Robbinsdale man is facing child abuse charges for allegedly inflicting great bodily harm on his girlfriend's 2-year-old daughter, according to police. Michael Angel Serrata, 20, was charged with malicious punishment of a child by Ramsey County.
Hennepin Co. Attorney Files Petition To Protect Peterson's SonThe Hennepin County Attorney's Office has filed a petition to protect Adrian Peterson's 4-year-old son. According to the county, they have filed a Child in Need of Protection or Services petition. The petition outlines some of injuries the boy sustained while visiting Peterson and also outlines a safety plan for Peterson and the boy's mother to follow.
Vikings Aim Focus Internally, Prepare For Upcoming GameThe Vikings team has had to endure a week of uncertainty and maintain that life will be normal if they just focus on New Orleans. The attempts at normalcy came at practice Wednesday in Winter Park.
Fmr. NFL Player Tyrone Carter Weighs In On Peterson IncidentThe fallout is coming from all angles in the Adrian Peterson case. From the actual criminal charges to the Vikings decision to have him return this week, the politicians voicing their displeasure over that move to sponsors dropping out, and some charity team activities canceled Tuesday, the fallout is big.
Church Lawyer Details Cover-Up Claims On Sex Abuse A canon lawyer alleging a widespread cover-up of clergy sex misconduct in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has made her most detailed claims yet, accusing archbishops and their top staff of lying to the public and of ignoring the U.S. bishops' pledge to have no tolerance of priests who abuse.
Dancing To Give Children A Voice In Alleged Abuse CasesLocal celebrities will be strapping on their dance shoes Nov. 10 at the St. Paul Hotel to help the CornerHouse ensure voices of children are heard in cases of alleged abuse.