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Crash, semi fire shuts down Interstate 35W at Highway 36

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A major accident and semi fire shut down Interstate 35W for more than an hour Friday morning near Roseville, Minn. The crash happened just before 6:30 a.m. near the junction of Highway 36.


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Jesse Ventura verdict watch: What's taking so long?

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Normally, our jobs are nowhere near this quiet. We sit on the 7th floor of the United States Courthouse in St. Paul, Minn., waiting word from a jury of 10 people who are in a room just down a secured hallway. We wait here because the judge in this case said once the jury says they’ve got a verdict, he’s only going to wait 10 minutes until it’s announced. More>>

Northfield, Minn. man dies after fall from 3rd floor apartment

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A Northfield, Minn. man died Friday morning after falling from the window of a third-floor apartment in Columbia Heights, Minn. More>>

Man shot, killed after confrontation on Metro Transit bus Video included

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A confrontation on a Metro Transit bus ended in a deadly shooting Thursday night in Minneapolis, just one day after city leaders announced a boost of patrols in high crime areas.


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This pepper spray will snap a photo of your attacker and send it to police

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The Defender, a pepper spray canister that can take a photo of your attacker and send it to police, has already doubled its Indiegogo online fundraiser with more than $200,000 in seed money.


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2 big changes to Wisconsin Do Not Call list

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Some consumer-friendly changes are being made to Wisconsin's Do Not Call Registry. Beginning Aug. 1, registration will be permanent and registered phone numbers will automatically be added to the National Do Not Call list.


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PHOTOS: Morning lightning show on Lake Harriet

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Fox 9 overnight photojournalist Greg Kellogg captured these amazing photos of lightning on Lake Harriet in southwest Minneapolis, taken from the bandshell. Follow Greg on Twitter @Overnights_at_9 and send your photos to photos@fox9.com.
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Minn. groups pledge support to Israel, Palestinians Video included

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The conflict is thousands of miles away, but Minnesota groups are gathering to show support for both sides while venting their anger with the fighting and issuing a call for peace on Thursday night. More>>

Minn. crash victim's 4H friends to show animals at Isanti fair Video included

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It is said that the true test of friendship is how many people come to help out a person in need, and if that's true, one 4H participant from Cambridge, Minn., just found out he has an entire fairground full. More>>

Catastrophe nearly hit Earth 2 years ago

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NASA scientists are learning more about a solar storm that erupted 2 years ago that could have had drastic affects to life on earth and could have sent much of the globe back to the Stone Age. More>>

W Hotel exhibit showcases Beatle-mania in Minneapolis Video included

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For anyone who wasn't alive in 1965, it might be hard to imagine what Beatle-mania looked like in Minneapolis -- but almost 50 years after the concert, it's back in the form of a special exhibit. More>>

VIDEO: Mid-chase gunfight captured on dashcam Video included

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After criss-crossing county lines during a 20-mile, high-speed chase in Wisconsin, police dash cam video caught some intense moments that seem more like a movie than an actual arrest. More>>

Charges: Finance manager stole $113K from Rosemount Area Athletic Association Video included

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The former finance manager of the Rosemount Area Athletic Association has been charged with felony theft for using $113,532 in program funds to write himself checks and pay balances on his personal Amazon and PayPal accounts. Robert Reischauer, 62, of Apple Valley, Minn. is charged with 5 counts of felony theft in connection with the alleged embezzlement between 2011 and 2013.
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PHOTOS: Vikings back in Mankato for training camp Video included

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The Vikings received a warm welcome from Mankato, Minn. as they returned for training camp on Thursday. More>>

No wake on Lake Minnetonka's largest bays lifted Friday

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Boaters on Lake Minnetonka can finally hit cruising speed on some bays just in time for the weekend as the Emergency High Water Declaration will be reverted to a High Water Declaration on Friday at 12:01 a.m. More>>

Woman on scooter killed in Como Park crash

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A woman riding a scooter died in a crash with a car Thursday morning in St. Paul. The crash happened just after 8 a.m. on Lexington Parkway in Como Park. The scooter driver was identified by St. Paul police as 39-year-old Kimberly Ann Stevenson. More>>

Minneapolis inmate confesses to Arlington, Texas murders

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A Minneapolis handyman in jail for the attempted murder of a Bloomington, Minn. woman has confessed to the 2012 murders of an elderly couple in Arlington, Texas.Danny Ray Fuston, 47, is currently at the Hennepin County Jail, charged with the attempted murder of a 73-year-old woman who hired him for handyman services. According to those charges, security video from the woman’s home shows Fuston smashing a coffee mug over the victim’s head, then cutting her throat. Fuston denied any connection ... More>>

Vikings LS Loeffler thought Priefer's comment 'was a joke' Video included

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Vikings special teams coach Mike Priefer addressed his 3-game suspension and offered an apology on the first day of training camp in Mankato on Thursday. More>>

Comparing Ray Rice's 2-game suspension for punching fiancee Video included

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Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens will be suspended 2 games by the NFL for a Feb. 15 incident in Atlantic City, New Jersey in which he allegedly punched his fiancee, knocking her unconscious before dragging her out of an elevator. Here’s how Rice’s suspension compares to those of his NFL colleagues. More>>

Longest dry streak in nearly 1 year, some water levels return to normal

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Finally a break in what has seemed like a never ending deluge through the first half of summer. The Twin Cities officially hasn’t had measurable precipitation in... More>>

16 photos from the Aquatennial Torchlight Parade

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 The 2014 CenterPoint Energy Torchlight Parade cascaded up Hennepin Avenue through Minneapolis on Wednesday night. Crowds gathered at Dunwoody College and walked all the way up to 5th Street as music, fans and cheese curds lined the street shoulders.
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Young musician debuts procedure with oboe in Mayo Clinic's OR Video included

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Mara Reed is a young, Minnesota musician who had to make a tough choice -- give up her love of an instrument or try something drastic to keep playing. She chose the latter, and this is her story. More>>

PHOTO: Car engulfed in flames on Highway 169

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A car was fully engulfed in flames on Thursday morning on Highway 169 in Maple Grove, Minn. More>>

Advocates warn Vikings stadium could be 'death trap' for birds Video included

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Construction of the new stadium for the Minnesota Vikings is going ahead at a good clip, but not everyone is thrilled about the materials being used -- particularly the clear glass set to make up much of the façade. More>>

3 sisters rescued in BWCA after tree falls on tent Video included

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It's an incredible story of survival -- three women rescued in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area after a tree falls on their tent, pinning them inside in the middle of the night. More>>

Popular singer, member of Somali parliament killed in drive-by shooting Video included

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Saddo Ali Warsame, a popular singer and member of the Somali parliament, was killed in a drive-by shooting Wednesday in Mogadishu. Warsame spent several years living in Minnesota, spending time in both Minneapolis and St. Cloud.
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WATER SAFETY: Stay within arm's reach of kids under 6 Video included

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Summer brings many warnings from the media about the dangers kids face when swimming, but one Fox 9 News story is now prompting safety changes at a local water park. More>>

3 options to restore White Bear Lake, aquifer Video included

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The Metropolitan Council released a draft report on Wednesday that details three potential ways to restore the aquifer that supplies groundwater in the northeast metro and area lakes, including White Bear Lake. More>>

12 adorable moments from Gillette Children's carnival day Video included

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St. Paul firefighters transformed one level of the parking garage into a carnival for patients at Gillette Children’s Hospital. This is the 55th year of the carnival. More>>

MPD to increase police presence in high-crime areas Video included

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On Wednesday, Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges and Police Chief Janeé Harteau announced that the city's police department will boost resources in north Minneapolis and in hot spots for crime on the city's south side. More>>

Why Interstate 494 is about to get worse Video included

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A groundbreaking ceremony was held Wednesday morning in Plymouth, Minn. on a major expansion of Interstate 494. The $86 million project will add a third lane to a 6-mile stretch of 494 between Highway 55 and the Fish Lake interchange in Maple Grove, Minn. More>>

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  • 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.
  • Glen Taylor one-on-one

    Glen Taylor one-on-one

    In his first major television interview since buying the Star Tribune, Glen Taylor talks about news coverage, conflict of interest, buyouts, and bias.

    In his first major television interview since buying the Star Tribune, Glen Taylor talks about news coverage, conflict of interest, buyouts, and bias.

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    Glen Taylor extra

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  • Crash, semi fire shuts down Interstate 35W at Highway 36

    Crash, semi fire shuts down Interstate 35W at Highway 36

    Friday, July 25 2014 1:35 PM EDT2014-07-25 17:35:55 GMT
    photos@fox9.com / Brian Pattyphotos@fox9.com / Brian Patty

    A major accident and semi fire shut down Interstate 35W for more than an hour Friday morning near Roseville, Minn. The crash happened just before 6:30 a.m. near the junction of Highway 36.

    A major accident and semi fire shut down Interstate 35W for more than an hour Friday morning near Roseville, Minn. The crash happened just before 6:30 a.m. near the junction of Highway 36.


  • Minn. crash victim's 4H friends to show animals at Isanti fair

    Minn. crash victim's 4H friends to show animals at Isanti fair

    Thursday, July 24 2014 7:50 PM EDT2014-07-24 23:50:12 GMT
    It is said that the true test of friendship is how many people come to help out a person in need, and if that's true, one 4H participant from Cambridge, Minn., just found out he has an entire fairground full.
    It is said that the true test of friendship is how many people come to help out a person in need, and if that's true, one 4H participant from Cambridge, Minn., just found out he has an entire fairground full.
  • Australian Model Posts Untouched Bikini Photo

    Australian Model Posts Untouched Bikini Photo

    Thursday, July 24 2014 3:11 PM EDT2014-07-24 19:11:46 GMT
    25-year-old Robyn Lawley is embracing health and her curves. She posted this untouched and make-up free picture of herself in a bikini on Instagram.
    25-year-old Robyn Lawley is embracing health and her curves. She posted this untouched and make-up free picture of herself in a bikini on Instagram.
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  • 50 photos that capture our favorite All-Star moments

    50 photos that capture our favorite All-Star moments

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 3:08 PM EDT2014-07-16 19:08:45 GMT
    Between Derek Jeter's final All-Star Game and hometown hero Glen Perkins closing it out, fans left Target Field with memories that will last a lifetime.
    Between Derek Jeter's final All-Star Game and hometown hero Glen Perkins closing it out, fans left Target Field with memories that will last a lifetime.
  • PHOTOS: Nelly, B.o.B light up All-Star Bash

    PHOTOS: Nelly, B.o.B light up All-Star Bash

    Monday, July 14 2014 9:15 AM EDT2014-07-14 13:15:04 GMT
    A few blocks from Target Field, 2014 MLB All-Star celebrations continued as MLB.com hosted the All-Star Bash at Epic nightclub Sunday night.
    A few blocks from Target Field, 2014 MLB All-Star celebrations continued as MLB.com hosted the All-Star Bash at Epic nightclub Sunday night.
  • 16 magical photos of after-the-storm rainbows

    16 magical photos of after-the-storm rainbows

    Tuesday, July 8 2014 12:01 AM EDT2014-07-08 04:01:20 GMT
    Storms hammered parts of Minnesota and western Wisconsin with hail and heavy winds Monday evening, but as the clouds washed away, they painted the sky with glorious rainbows (and double rainbows).
    Storms hammered parts of Minnesota and western Wisconsin with hail and heavy winds Monday evening, but as the clouds washed away, they painted the sky with glorious rainbows (and double rainbows).
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  • Comparing Ray Rice's 2-game suspension for punching fiancee

    Comparing Ray Rice's 2-game suspension for punching fiancee

    Thursday, July 24 2014 2:17 PM EDT2014-07-24 18:17:48 GMT
    Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens will be suspended 2 games by the NFL for a Feb. 15 incident in Atlantic City, New Jersey in which he allegedly punched his fiancee, knocking her unconscious before dragging her out of an elevator. Here’s how Rice’s suspension compares to those of his NFL colleagues.
    Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens will be suspended 2 games by the NFL for a Feb. 15 incident in Atlantic City, New Jersey in which he allegedly punched his fiancee, knocking her unconscious before dragging her out of an elevator. Here’s how Rice’s suspension compares to those of his NFL colleagues.
  • Mother: 4-Year-Old Banned From Doughnut Shop Over Comment

    Mother: 4-Year-Old Banned From Doughnut Shop Over Comment

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:22 PM EDT2014-07-24 02:22:15 GMT
    4-year-old Justin Otero is a curious guy, but his curiosity got him into some trouble at his local Connecticut doughnut shop.
    4-year-old Justin Otero is a curious guy, but his curiosity got him into some trouble at his local Connecticut doughnut shop.
  • Beautiful brows by day, gun range by night

    Beautiful brows by day, gun range by night

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:51 PM EDT2014-07-23 16:51:05 GMT
    Krystal Dunn is ambitious -- she opened up Brow Bella salon at age 24. By day, she pampers guests by shaping their eyebrows amid other delightful spa services, but by night, she’s a competitive shooter.
    Krystal Dunn is ambitious -- she opened up Brow Bella salon at age 24. By day, she pampers guests by shaping their eyebrows amid other delightful spa services, but by night, she’s a competitive shooter.

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