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Minnesota teacher dies while on running race along North Shore
Minnesota home of man charged in kidnapping, carving 'snitch' in teen's chest damaged in fire
Veteran big game hunter dies after elephant, felled by gunfire, collapses on him
Willmar woman sustains severe dog bite injuries
A millionaire, a hotel maid and an arrest after Inauguration
Adrian Peterson selling Twin Cities 5-bedroom home for $695,000
Zimmer to take time off from Vikings after 8th eye surgery
True Team Track: Willmar boys repeat as Class AA champions
Bradley's 3-pointer gives Celtics improbable win over Cavs
Tide takes out Gophers
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
ABC's 'American Idol' reboot lands pop music superstar as first confirmed judge
'Scandal' will end next year, ABC president confirms
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
Ardyce G. Meadows
Michael Thomas Cullen
Kathryn A. Frandson
Ardella M. Solbrack
Lola M. Olson
Minnesota Opinion: Taxing charitable donations is just wrong
Letter: Book doesn't belong in classroom
Letter: Reinvest in higher education
Thomas: Will America ever learn?
Mike McFeely: For Ailes, the goal was to turn back the clock
October 14, 2013
Hunter survives 19 days in snowy California wilderness
(Reuters) - A 72-year-old California deer hunter was recovering Monday after surviving on squirrels and packing leaves around him for warmth...
October 14, 2013 - 12:15pm
September 27, 2013
California man charged in 'sextortion' case of Miss California Teen USA
SANTA ANA, CALIF. – A 19-year-old man was charged Thursday with hacking webcams at the home of Miss Teen USA Cassidy Wolf and other women to...
September 27, 2013 - 10:36am
September 21, 2013
California law to regulate fracking signed by Gov. Brown
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - (Reuters) - California's first regulations on fracking and related oil production practices will go into effect next year in the most populous U.S. state under a bill signed into law on Friday by Democratic Governor Jerry Brown. Fracking, or hydraulic fracturing,...
September 21, 2013 - 9:15am
August 26, 2013
Yosemite wildfire grows, fueling dangerous winds
(Reuters) - A colossal wildfire raging across the western edge of Yosemite National Park swept further into the park on Sunday and forced the...
August 26, 2013 - 7:26am
August 4, 2013
One dead, others injured as car drives through L.A. boardwalk
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A rapidly accelerating car driven by a young man screeched across a sidewalk and straight into a crowd enjoying one of Southern...
August 4, 2013 - 9:36am
July 23, 2013
Deputies: Bynes hospitalized after starting fire
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Amanda Bynes has been hospitalized for a mental health evaluation after a witness said he spotted flames on her pant legs...
July 23, 2013 - 4:12pm
July 16, 2013
Man found in California motel awakens with amnesia
PALM SPRINGS, Calif. — Four months after he was found unconscious in a Palm Springs, Calif., motel, doctors are looking into the mystery of a Florida man who awoke with no memory of his past and speaking only Swedish. Michael Boatwright, 61, woke up with amnesia, calling...
July 16, 2013 - 10:20am
July 5, 2013
Many injured at Calif. fireworks when platform tips (see video)
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) -- More than two dozen people were injured when a wood platform holding live fireworks tipped over, sending the pyrotechnics into a crowd at a Fourth of July show northwest of Los Angeles, authorities said Friday. Between 8,000 and 10,000 revelers were...
July 5, 2013 - 7:27am
June 26, 2013
Update: Supreme Court clears way for same-sex unions in California
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court has cleared the way for same-sex marriage in California by holding that defenders of California's gay...
June 26, 2013 - 9:33am
June 25, 2013
The Lone Ranger begins his ride to cinemas (video)
Johnny Depp and Arnie Hammer talk about their roles as Tonto and The Lone Ranger at the world premiere in California.
June 25, 2013 - 12:15pm
June 8, 2013
5 dead, 5 injured after Calif. shooting rampage
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) -- The gunman, dressed all in black and carrying a semi-automatic rifle, walked calmly through the Santa Monica College campus after killing his father, brother at their home and another man near the school, authorities said. He would kill a woman outside...
June 8, 2013 - 1:04pm
June 7, 2013
2 dead in burned home near California college shooting
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — A fire official in Santa Monica, Calif., says two men have been found dead in a burned home near a shooting scene...
June 7, 2013 - 4:11pm
June 5, 2013
Attorney: Michael Jackson's daughter hospitalized but is OK
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The 15-year-old daughter of Michael Jackson is physically fine after being taken to a hospital early Wednesday, an attorney...
June 5, 2013 - 3:33pm
May 28, 2013
Wal-Mart pleads guilty for Calif. hazardous waste
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will pay $81 million after pleading guilty to criminal charges the company dumped hazardous waste across California, a company spokeswoman said Tuesday.
May 28, 2013 - 3:28pm
May 7, 2013
Edina, Minn., man missing in Yosemite
EDINA, Minn. (AP) — Rangers are searching for a missing Edina man who went on a hike in Yosemite National Park. Authorities say 73-year-old Kenneth Stensby was hiking Vernal Fall solo when he disappeared. Stensby had been staying at the Ahwahnee Hotel and told staff Sunday...
May 7, 2013 - 7:00am