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AP OUT: Peterson suspended until legal issues resolved

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The Vikings have placed running back Adrian Peterson on the "Exempt/Commissioner's Permission" list, pending child abuse charges. The decisionis a reversal ofthe team's decision on Friday, allowing Peterson to play thisSunday against the New Orleans Saints. We will have the latest on the Fox 9 Morning News starting at 4:30 a.m.Below is the full statement from the team.STATEMENT FROM VIKINGS OWNERSHIP REGARDING ADRIAN PETERSONEden Prairie, MN (September 17, 2014) – This has been an ongoing and... More>>

Howard Lake witnesses speak out on alleged Rossing kidnapper Video included

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It remains unknown what happened to a 25-year-old Wright County man who was last seen at a bar in Howard Lake -- but those who saw the suspect in his disappearance are now speaking out. More>>

Henderson, Minn., rallies to help family uprooted by mudslide Video included

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Back in June, three families in Henderson, Minn., were forced to evacuate their homes due to mudslides -- but for the Boelters, the small town is their home and they're not leaving without a fight. More>>

Charges: Ponzi schemer tried to shake down tenant Video included

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A Twin Cities financial planner accused of running a multi-million dollar Ponzi scheme is in even more trouble now that prosecutors have filed a new theft by swindle charge against him while he awaits federal trial. More>>

Social media helps 2-year-old reunite with stolen dog Video included

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When police released photos of a man caught running off with a 2-year-old's dog, word spread so quickly on social media that the young boy was reunited with his four-legged friend just hours later. More>>

Family: 17-year-old dead, younger brother injured in shooting Video included

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Minneapolis police responded to an emotional scene in the 2300 block of Fremont Avenue North after deadly gunfire erupted on Tuesday afternoon, leaving a 17-year-old boy dead and his 16-year-old brother injured. More>>

Biggest MNsure vendor withdraws from health care exchange Video included

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PreferredOne, the insurance company with the lowest rates and highest number of enrolled patients, is withdrawing from the MNsure health care exchange. More>>

Adrian Peterson fallout: Sponsors, charities make changes Video included

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The Minnesota Vikings and Catholic Charities canceled a community relations event Tuesday at St. Joseph's Home for Children in Minneapolis as the team manages the fallout from star running back Adrian Peterson's child injury indictment in Texas. More>>

Governor: Adrian Peterson should remain suspended Video included

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Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says Vikings running back Adrian Peterson should remain suspended until his child injury case is resolved through the Texas legal system. The Vikings said Peterson is expected to play Sunday at New Orleans after he was deactivated for the team's Week 2 home opener against New England. More>>

CRIME ALERT: Father, children missing since Friday

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The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension sent out a crime alert on Tuesday afternoon to help the Pine County Sheriff's Office in their search for Peter John Kunze and his children. More>>

Kika the dog stolen in St. Paul returned 'safe'

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 St. Paul police thanked social media on Tuesday afternoon and confirmed Kika the dog, who was stolen from 970 West University Avenue on Tuesday morning, was returned safe and will be reunited with family. More>>

Tipster to receive $40K reward for Ty Hoffman's arrest

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The tipster who called police on Sept. 11, 2014 in connection to the apprehension of Ty Hoffman in Shakopee, Minn. will receive the $40,000 reward organized by friends and family of Kelly Phillips. More>>

VIDEO: Watch 150 MN National Guard troops reunite with families Video included

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Nearly 150 soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard were reunited with their families Tuesday morning in Inver Grove Heights. The soldiers are part of the 114th Transportation Company based out of Chisholm and have spent the last 9 months serving in Afghanistan. More>>

Car's garage door opener used in Minneapolis burglary

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Minneapolis police said a burglar used the garage door opener clipped to the visor of an unlocked car to gain entry to a home on Friday, Sept. 12. The homeowner didn't lock the door from the garage into the house.
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Vikings owners expect Adrian Peterson to play at New Orleans Video included

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The Minnesota Vikings confirmed Monday morning that running back Adrian Peterson will fully participate in this week's practices and meetings and is expected to play this Sunday in New Orleans. More>>

Reports: Another son of Adrian Peterson injured in 'whooping' Video included

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On Monday, Adrian Peterson was reinstated by the Minnesota Vikings and released a statement saying, "I am, without a doubt, not a child abuser." Hours later, reports of a second alleged case came to light. More>>

WANTED: Man robs woman, beats senior into coma days later Video included

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He's accused of robbing a Minneapolis woman and then beating and robbing a senior citizen just two days later, and now, Minneapolis police are asking the public to help them find Abdirizak Salad. More>>

7 facts about corporal punishment in America Video included

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Corporal punishment is on the decline in America; however, it is still widely practiced in homes and some schools. Now, the allegations against NFL MVP Adrian Peterson are reviving the debate over whether it should continue. More>>

Taxi app courts customers back from ride-share rivals Video included

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With ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft entering the Twin Cities, competition has become intense for many cab drivers -- but those who have lost business are hoping a new app will help bring customers back. More>>

St. Paul police help homeless woman caring for 5 kids Video included

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She was caring for three children and two grandchildren on her own while homeless, but once St. Paul police learned about her situation, they immediately stepped in to help. More>>

FALL COLORS: Minnesota apples turning red too Video included

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For some farmers in the state, fall colors mean something a little different -- it's apple-pickin' time! More>>

TRANSCRIPT: 911 call that led to Ty Hoffman's capture Video included

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The following text is the transcript of two 911 calls on Sept. 11, 2014 that led to the arrest of fugitive murder suspect Ty Hoffman in Shakopee, Minn. More>>

Adrian Peterson: 'I am, without a doubt, not a child abuser'

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Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson released a long statement Monday, punctuated by the following message: "I am not a perfect son. I am not a perfect husband. I am not a perfect parent, but I am, without a doubt, not a child abuser."
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Stacy, Minn. woman seriously hurt in horse riding accident

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A 53-year-old woman from Stacy, Minn. is in serious condition after a horse riding accident Saturday afternoon in Lent Township. According to the Chisago County sheriff's office, Felicity Crosby was riding horses with two others when all three horses were spooked by another horse running in a nearby field.
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Somali advocates rally for halal food shelf in Twin Cities

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A Somali women's advocacy group is demanding a review of its request for county support of a halal food shelf in the Twin Cities. The Isuroon Project says there is a “desperate need” for a culturally-specific halal food shelf in the metro.
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Urban Outfitters blasted over Kent State sweatshirt with 'blood splatters'

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Clothing retailer Urban Outfitters is receiving harsh criticism for selling a sweatshirt with a splatter pattern resembling blood over the logo of a university where a famous school shooting took place. More>>

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  • Remembering 9/11 in Minnesota

    Remembering 9/11 in Minnesota

    Thursday, September 11 2014 3:45 PM EDT2014-09-11 19:45:50 GMT
    It's a day many Americans will never forget, and 13 years later, Minnesota will show its stars and stripes for the victims and heroes of the September 11 attacks.
    It's a day many Americans will never forget, and 13 years later, Minnesota will show its stars and stripes for the victims and heroes of the September 11 attacks.
  • PHOTOS: Storm damage sweeps Minnesota, Wisconsin

    PHOTOS: Storm damage sweeps Minnesota, Wisconsin

    Thursday, September 4 2014 4:38 PM EDT2014-09-04 20:38:14 GMT
    Storms swept across central Minnesota on Wednesday into Thursday morning with lightning, hail and strong winds toppling trees, crushing crops and destroying local landmarks.
    Storms swept across central Minnesota on Wednesday into Thursday morning with lightning, hail and strong winds toppling trees, crushing crops and destroying local landmarks.
  • PHOTOS: Fire damages Winona, Minn. gymnastics facility

    PHOTOS: Fire damages Winona, Minn. gymnastics facility

    Thursday, September 4 2014 3:00 PM EDT2014-09-04 19:00:34 GMT
    The KidSport Gymnastics training facility in downtown Winona, Minn. was damaged by a fire Thursday morning. An early morning practice had finished and no one was inside the building at the time of the fire, which was reported by a delivery driver.
    The KidSport Gymnastics training facility in downtown Winona, Minn. was damaged by a fire Thursday morning. An early morning practice had finished and no one was inside the building at the time of the fire, which was reported by a delivery driver.
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  • Adrian Peterson fallout: Sponsors, charities make changes

    Adrian Peterson fallout: Sponsors, charities make changes

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-09-16 23:36:57 GMT
    The Minnesota Vikings and Catholic Charities canceled a community relations event Tuesday at St. Joseph's Home for Children in Minneapolis as the team manages the fallout from star running back Adrian Peterson's child injury indictment in Texas.
    The Minnesota Vikings and Catholic Charities canceled a community relations event Tuesday at St. Joseph's Home for Children in Minneapolis as the team manages the fallout from star running back Adrian Peterson's child injury indictment in Texas.
  • Governor: Adrian Peterson should remain suspended

    Governor: Adrian Peterson should remain suspended

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 7:35 PM EDT2014-09-16 23:35:11 GMT
    Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says Vikings running back Adrian Peterson should remain suspended until his child injury case is resolved through the Texas legal system. The Vikings said Peterson is expected to play Sunday at New Orleans after he was deactivated for the team's Week 2 home opener against New England.
    Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says Vikings running back Adrian Peterson should remain suspended until his child injury case is resolved through the Texas legal system. The Vikings said Peterson is expected to play Sunday at New Orleans after he was deactivated for the team's Week 2 home opener against New England.
  • Vikings owners expect Adrian Peterson to play at New Orleans

    Vikings owners expect Adrian Peterson to play at New Orleans

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 8:31 AM EDT2014-09-16 12:31:23 GMT
    The Minnesota Vikings confirmed Monday morning that running back Adrian Peterson will fully participate in this week's practices and meetings and is expected to play this Sunday in New Orleans.
    The Minnesota Vikings confirmed Monday morning that running back Adrian Peterson will fully participate in this week's practices and meetings and is expected to play this Sunday in New Orleans.
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  • CRIME ALERT: Father, children missing since Friday

    CRIME ALERT: Father, children missing since Friday

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 6:07 PM EDT2014-09-16 22:07:37 GMT
    The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension sent out a crime alert on Tuesday afternoon to help the Pine County Sheriff's Office in their search for Peter John Kunze and his children.
    The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension sent out a crime alert on Tuesday afternoon to help the Pine County Sheriff's Office in their search for Peter John Kunze and his children.
  • The Americans with Charlie LeDuff: Man dining from garbage cans eats his way across America

    The Americans with Charlie LeDuff: Man dining from garbage cans eats his way across America

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 5:33 PM EDT2014-09-16 21:33:03 GMT
    Rob Greenfield despises shoes. He despises money. Most of all he despises waste. So in order to point out the colossal disposal of perfectly good food in America Greenfield is peddling solo across the country and dining solely from dumpsters.
    Rob Greenfield despises shoes. He despises money. Most of all he despises waste. So in order to point out the colossal disposal of perfectly good food in America Greenfield is peddling solo across the country and dining solely from dumpsters.
  • Family: 17-year-old dead, younger brother injured in shooting

    Family: 17-year-old dead, younger brother injured in shooting

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 9:03 PM EDT2014-09-17 01:03:24 GMT
    Minneapolis police responded to an emotional scene in the 2300 block of Fremont Avenue North after deadly gunfire erupted on Tuesday afternoon, leaving a 17-year-old boy dead and his 16-year-old brother injured.
    Minneapolis police responded to an emotional scene in the 2300 block of Fremont Avenue North after deadly gunfire erupted on Tuesday afternoon, leaving a 17-year-old boy dead and his 16-year-old brother injured.
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  • Urban Outfitters blasted over Kent State sweatshirt with 'blood splatters'

    Urban Outfitters blasted over Kent State sweatshirt with 'blood splatters'

    Monday, September 15 2014 12:28 PM EDT2014-09-15 16:28:48 GMT
    Clothing retailer Urban Outfitters is receiving harsh criticism for selling a sweatshirt with a splatter pattern resembling blood over the logo of a university where a famous school shooting took place.
    Clothing retailer Urban Outfitters is receiving harsh criticism for selling a sweatshirt with a splatter pattern resembling blood over the logo of a university where a famous school shooting took place.
  • Girls, ages 10 and 11, confess to Faribault cemetery vandalism

    Girls, ages 10 and 11, confess to Faribault cemetery vandalism

    Thursday, September 11 2014 4:35 PM EDT2014-09-11 20:35:20 GMT
    Two girls, ages 10 and 11, have confessed to the vandalism of a dozen headstones at Maplelawn Cemetery in Faribault, Minn., including the headstone of a 6-year-old girl.
    Two girls, ages 10 and 11, have confessed to the vandalism of a dozen headstones at Maplelawn Cemetery in Faribault, Minn., including the headstone of a 6-year-old girl.
  • Auto shop workers accused of racing Roseville police squad cars

    Body shop workers take Roseville police squad car for joyride

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 6:22 PM EDT2014-09-10 22:22:08 GMT
    Roseville police brought a pair of squad cars to Suburban Auto Body in Little Canada, Minn., but later received complaints that the Dodge Chargers were racing down County Road C.
    Roseville police brought a pair of squad cars to Suburban Auto Body in Little Canada, Minn., but later received complaints that the Dodge Chargers were racing down County Road C.
  • The ReportersMore>>

  • THE REPORTERS: End of a long era for Rep. Phyllis Kahn?

    THE REPORTERS: End of a long era for Rep. Phyllis Kahn?

    Sunday, August 10 2014 11:54 PM EDT2014-08-11 03:54:42 GMT
    Primary elections will be held on Tuesday, and local political wonks are predicting a tough contest for longtime Rep. Phyllis Kahn because she's facing her toughest challenger in 42 years.
    Primary elections will be held on Tuesday, and local political wonks are predicting a tough contest for longtime Rep. Phyllis Kahn because she's facing her toughest challenger in 42 years.
  • Ex Minnesota Hells Angels leader a marked man after tell-all book

    Ex Minnesota Hells Angels leader a marked man after tell-all book

    Monday, August 4 2014 1:18 PM EDT2014-08-04 17:18:29 GMT

    Pat Matter was the undisputed godfather of the Minnesota Hells Angels, ruling over the city's methamphetamine trade for decades from the Angels clubhouse on Washington Avenue. Until 10 years ago, when Matter did the unthinkable. He broke the code, and snitched on his fellow Angels.

    Pat Matter was the undisputed godfather of the Minnesota Hells Angels, ruling over the city's methamphetamine trade for decades from the Angels clubhouse on Washington Avenue. Until 10 years ago, when Matter did the unthinkable. He broke the code, and snitched on his fellow Angels.


  • THE REPORTERS: Glen Taylor, Archdiocese whistleblower, Jesse Ventura trial

    THE REPORTERS: Glen Taylor, Archdiocese whistleblower, Jesse Ventura trial

    Friday, July 18 2014 5:30 PM EDT2014-07-18 21:30:10 GMT
    In this edition of The Reporters with Tom Lyden: One-on-one with Glen Taylor in his first major television interview since buying the Star Tribune. Minnesota Public Radio's Madeleine Baran, whistleblower Jennifer Haselberger and the sex scandal saga at the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis. And an insider's perspective of Jesse Ventura's defamation trial against the late author and former Navy SEAL Chris Kyle.
    In this edition of The Reporters with Tom Lyden: One-on-one with Glen Taylor in his first major television interview since buying the Star Tribune. Minnesota Public Radio's Madeleine Baran, whistleblower Jennifer Haselberger and the sex scandal saga at the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis. And an insider's perspective of Jesse Ventura's defamation trial against the late author and former Navy SEAL Chris Kyle.

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