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Willmar man masquerading as Army hero faces prison

Richard Arthur Rahn is behind bars, charged with being a felon in possession of a firearm. Local authorities are forwarding their investigation to a federal prosecutor for possible action over fraudulent use of a military uniform, insignia or medals.

Like an all-black burger? Have it your way at Burger King Japan

Burger King in Japan has added black cheese and darkened the other ingredients in its special black burgers added to menus Friday. Says one customer: "It's nothing that I've tasted before."





Opening Belz, Sept. 18

Business links for the day from Minnesota, the Upper Midwest and the world.

Behind Enemy Lines: talking Brees, Saints 0-2 start with columnist Larry Holder

For Week 3 of “Behind Enemy Lines,” we talked to Larry Holder, the Saints columnist for The Times-Picayune. Here are five questions we asked Holder leading up to the …

Friday (Massive lines for Ray Rice jersey exchange) edition: Wha' Happened?

We are not in Baltimore right now. If we were, we’d probably be visiting every square inch of territory covered in The Wire like some sort of sick TV …





Anderson: We're better off participating, as those we watch on TV remind us

Society these days settles for spectating. The outdoors offers options.

Hartman: Peterson's childhood was filled with physical discipline

Reports this week gave details about the times he was physically punished growing up.

Souhan: Hired to be a front man, NFL's Goodell chooses to hide

Roger Goodell has gone into seclusion when the NFL needs him most.


The Community is Speaking, but Chief Harteau is Not Listening

The Mpls chief's absence from a community listening session is unacceptable in light of growing concerns about police misconduct and abuse.

Northbound Smokehouse Brewpub Celebrates Two Years

The brewpub that offered investors free beer for life is turning two years old.

Let's Talk About the Facts of Enterovirus D68

With the first confirmed case of Enterovirus D68, many parents are scared and unsure what to look for.