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MINNEAPOLIS — The Vikings released punter Chris Kluwe on Monday, bringing an end to his colorful and outspoken eight-year stay in Minnesota. Kluwe announced the news on Twitter shortly after meeting with Vikings GM Rick Spielman, a move that had been expected ever since the team spent a fifth-round draft pick on punter Jeff Locke at the end of last month. Kluwe said he knew what was bound to happen as soon as he saw Locke come off the board and he was pleased to get his release earlier enough in the summer to give him a chance to catch on with a
ST. PAUL — Trying to keep up with the Chicago Blackhawks would be unwise for the Minnesota Wild. Running into them over and over and over again, as Game 3 of this Western Conference quarterfinal matchup proved, is probably their best bet. After a rough-and-tumble effort in an overtime victory, the Wild were bracing for the inevitable pushback from the top-seeded Blackhawks in Game 4 on Tuesday. “A lot of teams respond well after losses, and that’s obviously a tough loss for them.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — FBI officials said Monday they foiled a terrorist attack being planned in a small western Minnesota town, but they offered no details about the exact targets of the attack — or the motive of the man accused of having a cache of explosives and weapons in a mobile home. The FBI said "the lives of several local residents were potentially saved" with the arrest of Buford Rogers, 24, who made his first appearance Monday in U.S. District Court in St.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The FBI believes authorities disrupted a terrorism attack that was being planned in the Montevideo area after converging on a mobile home that contained Molotov cocktails, suspected pipe bombs and firearms, the agency said Monday. Buford Rogers, 24, of Montevideo, was arrested Friday and charged with one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm.
Update Noon: MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The FBI believes authorities disrupted "a localized terror attack" in its planning stages when they arrested a man after converging on a western Minnesota mobile home that contained Molotov cocktails, suspected pipe bombs and firearms, the agency said Monday. Buford Rogers, 24, of Montevideo, was arrested Friday and charged with one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Chris Kluwe says he has been released by the Minnesota Vikings. The punter tweeted Monday that he is no longer a member of the team. Kluwe thanked the Vikings fans, his teammates and Vikings owners Zygi and Mark Wilf for the past eight seasons in Minnesota. He says he "wouldn't have traded it for anything."
By Amy Forliti Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The FBI says a potential terror attack that it believes was disrupted by a mobile home raid was in its “planning stages” and the target was believed to be in western Minnesota. Buford Rogers was arrested Friday after a search of the 24-year-old's Montevideo home turned up Molotov cocktails, suspected pipe bombs and firearms. FBI spokesman Kyle Loven wouldn't elaborate Monday about the nature or target of the alleged plot, but says authorities believe there “would have been a localized terr
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The FBI says it believes authorities thwarted a terror attack in a search of a western Minnesota home. By Amy Forliti Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The FBI says it believes authorities thwarted a terror attack in a search of a western Minnesota home.
EASTON, Minn. (AP) — Sheriff's officials say one person has died in the crash of a small plane in Faribault County. Deputies were called to a field near Easton about 7:30 p.m. Sunday. Authorities say the male pilot was alone in the experimental aircraft. KEYC-TV ( http://bit.ly/YptbNa ) reports the Federal Aviation Administration is investigating.
CLEVELAND — Faced with a rugged road trip against streaking teams, the Minnesota Twins needed something positive to happen. A strong outing by Mike Pelfrey and just enough clutch hitting did the trick in Sunday’s 4-2 victory over Cleveland that stopped the Indians’ six-game winning string. Minnesota, which is on a 10-game swing, lost two of three in Detroit and dropped the first two games against the Indians.