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November 10, 2017
Suicidal man dead after exchanging gunfire with police in Twin Cities suburb
CRYSTAL, Minn. -- A reportedly suicidal man is dead after he exchanged gunfire with police in Crystal, the Hennepin County sheriff’s office...
November 10, 2017 - 10:31pm
Ohio substitute teacher admits to having sex with students, sending nude pics on Snapchat, police say
A substitute teacher in Ohio told detectives she performed oral sex with one student and had intercourse with another, police say. She also confessed...
November 10, 2017 - 7:44pm
Former Minn. pastor's sex abuse charges stand years later
DULUTH, Minn.—Prosecutors can move forward with the case against a former Duluth youth pastor accused of sexually abusing two girls more...
November 10, 2017 - 7:01pm
Kansas City detective's interview cut short after suspect responds with 'loud, flatulent fart'
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - All the detective wanted to know was his address. Instead, the 24-year-old suspect charged with drug and gun offenses "leaned...
November 10, 2017 - 4:17pm
November 9, 2017
Minn. woman charged with accomplice to murder in 2015 beating death of woman in ND
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- A 38-year-old Shakopee, Minn., woman, formerly of Warwick, N.D., is facing a charge of being an accomplice to murder, a Class...
November 9, 2017 - 2:35pm
November 8, 2017
Jury convicts suspects' lookout in rape of two Minn. teens at gunpoint
ST. PAUL—Deandray Easley wasn't the one who sexually assaulted two teenage girls who were repeatedly raped at gunpoint in a St. Paul park...
November 8, 2017 - 7:04pm
13-year-old missing Bemidji girl found, Illinois man arrested
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- An Illinois man was arrested early Wednesday morning in connection with the short-lived disappearance of a Bemidji girl. According...
November 8, 2017 - 2:25pm
Reports: Brother of Lakers' Ball, other UCLA basketball players arrested in China
SHANGHAI—Three UCLA men's basketball players were arrested in China for shoplifting on Tuesday, media said, a day before President Donald...
November 8, 2017 - 10:05am
Illinois parents charged with murder for starving 6-year-old as punishment, police say
About 4:02 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3, Jerseyville, Ill, police were dispatched to the Jersey Community Hospital in response to a 6-year-old boy's death....
November 8, 2017 - 7:27am
November 7, 2017
Investigators raise billing questions for security at Vikings stadium
MINNEAPOLIS — Investigators are looking into whether the ousted security firm that worked U.S. Bank Stadium for its first year in operation...
November 7, 2017 - 8:43pm
Accused Walmart gunman haunted by voices for decades after taking acid, sister says
Many now know Scott Ostrem as the man who, police said, walked into a Walmart store in Colorado, calmly pointed a firearm, shot random customers,...
November 7, 2017 - 12:14pm
Japan's 'black widow' sentenced to hang for killing husbands, lovers with cyanide
When Japan's notorious "black widow" serial killer admitted to murdering her husband for his money, she told a court she would laugh in the face...
November 7, 2017 - 10:25am
Internet companies drop opposition to bill targeting online sex trafficking
WASHINGTON - When Congress launched an effort in August to enable prosecution of online sex trafficking by amending the Communications Decency...
November 7, 2017 - 9:24am
November 6, 2017
In Sutherland Springs, a mass shooting draws desire for more - not fewer - guns
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas - Many of this small town's residents had just learned, mostly by word of mouth, the names of the people slain or wounded...
November 6, 2017 - 8:52pm
Former Minn. state official admits to arranging to hire prostitute
LITCHFIELD, Minn.—A former deputy commissioner for the Minnesota Department of Commerce admitted to arranging to pay a woman for sex after...
November 6, 2017 - 8:43pm