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Brooklyn Park man admits setting St. Paul store on fire during rioting last year

Officers questioned him 2 days later, but he cut it off because he hadn't slept in 24 hours and was tired, the criminal complaint against him read.


Boy, 15, who was shot in Fridley over the weekend has died

A 17-year-old boy remains in custody as of Wednesday afternoon.


Man hit by freight train, killed before dawn in Buffalo, Minn.

The victim's identity has yet to be released.


Authorities ID man whose body was pulled from Burnsville lake over the weekend

A drone helped searchers find the body Sunday night.


28-year sentence for Minneapolis man who killed 2 after argument

The victims were a 67-year-old woman and her adult daughter.


Feds: Minnesotans increasingly getting money-seeking scam calls supposedly from a customs agent

The script includes "a box of drugs and money being shipped; has your name on it and it has been intercepted."


Plymouth man sentenced for porn images of teen, but all sex assault counts based on women's allegations dismissed

One of his accusers said she and the other women "felt like he was getting off without being held accountable."


Jail for Elk River man who hid camera in Mall of America fitting room

He was also accused of doing the same at swimming pools, parks and Elk River High School.


ATV rider killed in crash in central Minnesota

The wreck occurred Sunday evening in Farming Township, the Sheriff's Office said.


Charges: Man helped dismember murder victim found in lake

Wisconsin man says he helped with the dismemberment, according to the charges.