Neighbor indicted for first-degree murder in New Brighton deer feud

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A grand jury indicted Neal C. Zumberge of first-degree murder in the May killing of his neighbor over a deer feeding feud.

2 dead in shooting attack at Canada's Parliament

A gunman with a scarf over his face shot to death a Canadian soldier standing guard at the nation's war memorial Wednesday, then stormed Parliament in a hail of gunfire before he was killed by the usually ceremonial sergeant-at-arms, authorities and witnesses said.

Three men indicted in 2012 St. Paul homicide

A Ramsey County grand jury has indicted three men in connection with the 2012 murder of a St. Paul man who was shot at his home, authorities announced Wednesday. Indicted …

Minnesota Supreme Court issues harsh ruling on judge's action in rape sentence

A recommended 12-year sentence for violent rape was stayed in favor of probation.

Fire hits restaurant in downtown St. Paul

The St. Paul fire department responded to a fire Wednesday afternoon at the American Burger Bar downtown on Wabasha Street.


Minneapolis won't sue over Washington NFL mascot

City attorney says Minneapolis lacks legal grounds to attempt a ban on the Redskins name.


Feds: Slaughterhouse employee got immigrants fake Minn. IDs; girl, 14, put to work

Worker Mireya Reyes is accused of identity theft, unlawful employment and the “harboring of undocumented aliens” while employed at Triple J Farms in Renville County.


Coroner: Neck fracture killed popular Minn. doctor instantly in biking accident

Richard Schindler, a beloved doctor in Austin, Minn., died after slipping off a bridge while biking


Minnesota to check some travelers daily for Ebola risks

Passengers returning from west Africa will be called for 21 days to make sure they are free of fever and other Ebola symptoms.


Zip lines? Biking trails? Anytime Fitness to break ground on Woodbury campus

Anytime Fitness breaks ground Thursday on its new headquarters, which are moving from Hastings to a 38-acre plot of land in Woodbury. The new facility focuses on creating a …


9 UNC employees fired or disciplined in scandal

More than 3,100 students — nearly half of them athletes — enrolled in classes they didn't have to show up for and received artificially inflated grades in what an investigator called a "shadow curriculum" that lasted nearly two decades at the University of North Carolina.


Actress Renee Zellweger's new look causes a stir

On Monday night in Beverly Hills, Elle magazine hosted its Women in Hollywood Awards. On Tuesday morning, all anyone was talking or writing about from the event was actress Renee Zellweger’s face.


State not prevented from talking with home-care workers union

Judge says injunction would be ‘unwarranted intrusion’ into state’s affairs.


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CDC: Monitoring for all coming from Ebola nations

Significantly expanding their vigilance, federal health officials said Wednesday that they would begin monitoring all travelers — even Americans — who come to the U.S. from Ebola-stricken West African nations for 21 days.


Augie's owner reveals how woman got murder weapon past metal detector

Suspect concealed it “in her crotch area,” he says.


Man suspected of killing 7 refuses to answer judge

A man who allegedly confessed to killing seven women in Indiana refused to even acknowledge his name to a judge Wednesday, and a sheriff explained later that the suspect was upset his hearing was in open court before dozens of journalists.


Camel maker Reynolds snuffs out workplace smoking

Camel cigarette maker Reynolds American Inc. is snuffing out smoking in its offices and buildings.


Zimmer updates on Sullivan, Ducasse and his own health

Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer expects center John Sullivan and guard Vladimir Ducasse will be fine for Sunday’s road game against the Buccaneers. Sullivan passed has passed his first concussion …