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Cycling groups plan St. Paul ride in memory of restaurant worker killed in hit-and-run crash

The hunt continues for the motorist who killed the bicyclist as he rode home from his Grand Avenue job.


Motorist accused of running stop sign north of Twin Cities, killing other driver, has long history of violations

She has been convicted eight times for speeding, also for disregarding a stop sign, according to state court records.


Pink added to Super Bowl concert lineup at Armory

She joins Jennifer Lopez and Imagine Dragons for the "Nomadic Live!" three-day run of star acts.


American Legion post commander killed by driver running stop sign near Twin Cities

The crash occurred at a T-intersection over the weekend in Chisago County.


60-year-old admits stabbing man to death in Minneapolis apartment

The attack came amid a domestic dispute in a residence where several people were drinking, according to prosecutors.


Prosecution halted of 'delusional' Minn. man whose gunfire hit small plane

A judge rules that the defendant lacks the mental competency to aid in his defense.


Four Bruegger's Bagels locations close in Twin Cities

Four Bruegger’s Bagels locations in the Twin Cities have closed as part of a larger scale-down of the casual fast-food chain, the company said Wednesday.…


Charges: Drunk driver lied to police after fatally hitting woman on Plymouth sidewalk

Charges say she blamed a tire problem for losing control, killing woman.


Albert Lea man crashes into ditch and dies

The rollover occurred Monday night in Albert Lea, police said.


Mpls. man disregards stop sign north of Twin Cities, is hit by pickup and dies

The highway roughly 8 miles north of St. Francis was closed for a few hours.