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First U.S.-Cuba scheduled passenger flight in decades takes off
Go green for early goose hunt
Wife recounts ordeal of husband who survived 12 hours floating in lake
Minnesota man charged with selling leased livestock
Dayton wants Minnesotans to take clean water pledge
Willmar offense comes alive in second half, downs Eagles
Cards fall to Rocori
Willmar loses early lead in loss to Marshall
Cardinals open season with shutout loss
Updated: Bridgewater out for season with dislocated knee, torn ACL
Comedy legend Gene Wilder dead at 83
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
Box office: 'Don't Breathe' Scares Up $26.1 million as hot summer for horror continues
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Victoria "Vicki" Lee
Steven Warren Sachs
Connie Lee Ulferts (aka Key Carelli)
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Letter: Day of reckoning is near
Letter: Governor should call special session
Marcus: Obliging a donor is not necessarily criminal
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
February 27, 2014
Boston Marathon heightens security measures after bombing attack
(Reuters) - Boston Marathon organizers have banned runners from bringing bags and imposed other measures to tighten security for the April race after a twin bomb attack near the finish line last year killed three people and wounded 264.
February 27, 2014 - 10:18am
February 12, 2014
Judge sets November trial for accused Boston bomber
BOSTON (Reuters) - A judge on Wednesday ordered the accused Boston Marathon bomber to face trial in November, denying his attorneys the extra time they had sought to prepare his defense on charges involving the largest mass-casualty attack on U.S. soil since 9/11.
February 12, 2014 - 11:14am
Lawyers for accused Boston Marathon bomber due in court
BOSTON (Reuters) - Attorneys for the accused Boston Marathon bomber on Wednesday will ask a federal judge to give them until at least September 2015 to prepare for his trial on charges related to the largest mass-casualty attack on U.S. soil since 9/11.
February 12, 2014 - 7:35am
October 7, 2013
Case against accused Boston bomber advanced by local prosecutors
BOSTON (Reuters) - Local prosecutors in Massachusetts on Monday moved a step toward bringing charges against accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev for the murder of a university police officer three days after the bombing attack. Middlesex County Superior Court Clerk-Magistrate...
October 7, 2013 - 2:45pm
August 20, 2013
Accused Boston bomber had multiple wounds, fracture: court papers
BOSTON (Reuters) - Accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was badly injured when taken into custody by federal agents in April, with multiple gunshot wounds, including one that had fractured his skull, according to unsealed court papers.
August 20, 2013 - 7:37am
July 10, 2013
Boston bombing suspect pleads not guilty
BOSTON (AP) -- His arm in a cast and his face swollen, a blase-looking Dzhokhar Tsarnaev pleaded not guilty Wednesday in the Boston Marathon...
July 10, 2013 - 4:28pm
Bombing suspect heads to 1st public court hearing
BOSTON (AP) -- Survivors of the Boston Marathon bombing will watch as the young man who could face the death penalty for the attack appears in court for the first time since he was found bleeding and hiding in a boat in a suburb days after the April 15 explosion.
July 10, 2013 - 7:04am
May 22, 2013
FBI: Man fatally shot in Boston bombing probe
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A man being questioned by authorities in the Boston bombing probe was fatally shot when he initiated a violent confrontation,...
May 22, 2013 - 9:31am
May 10, 2013
Boston bombing suspect buried in Virginia cemetery
DOSWELL, Va. (AP) — Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev has been buried in a cemetery in Virginia, infuriating some members of...
May 10, 2013 - 2:09pm
April 24, 2013
U.S. team speaking to suspects' parents in Russia
MAKHACHKALA, Russia (AP) -- U.S. investigators are in contact with the parents of the two Boston bombing suspects in southern Russia and working with Russian security officials to shed light on the deadly attack, a U.S. Embassy official said Wednesday. By ARSEN MOLLAYEV Associated...
April 24, 2013 - 7:27am
Did brotherly bond play role in Boston bombings
Did brotherly bond play role in Boston bombings? MALCOLM RITTER,AP Science Writer NEW YORK (AP) — It's a vexing puzzle about the Boston...
April 24, 2013 - 7:15am
April 23, 2013
More details sought on mute Boston bomb suspect
BOSTON (AP) — The 19-year-old charged with the Boston Marathon bombing, his throat injured by a gunshot wound, wrote down answers to the questions...
April 23, 2013 - 6:58am
April 22, 2013
Feds ask to interview wife of suspected bomber
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Federal authorities have asked to speak with the wife of suspected Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev, and her lawyer said Sunday he is discussing with them how to proceed. Amato DeLuca told The Associated Press that Katherine Russell Tsarnaev did not...
April 22, 2013 - 7:00am
Boston marks week from Marathon bombs with silence at 2:30 p.m. EST
BOSTON (AP) — Seven days after the Boston Marathon bombings, the city planned to mark the traumatic week with mournful silence and a return...
April 22, 2013 - 6:52am
April 21, 2013
Update: Interrogators wait to query wounded bomb suspect
Update 6 a.m.: Interrogators wait to query wounded bomb suspect BOSTON (AP) — As the lone surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing...
April 21, 2013 - 6:27am