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Former Robbinsdale H.S. Student Dies In Syria

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 33-year-old man who once lived in Minnesota and attended a New Hope high school was killed over the weekend in Syria, according to CBS News. 430 more words


Q&A With Man Selected To Investigate Clergy Abuse

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The embattled Twin Cities archdiocese has appointed a former top cop to investigate allegations of clergy abuse.

Tim O’Malley is not only the former Superintendent of the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, he is also a judge and a former FBI agent. 461 more words


Talking Points: Minnesota Governor's Race At the State Fair

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The Minnesota Fair marks the unofficial kick-off of the fall election campaigns.

Both Governor Mark Dayton and his Republican challenger, Jeff Johnson, are making their case in person with fair goers. 276 more words


Friends Of Kelly Phillips Make Plea To Find His Killer

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office issued a new wanted poster last week for the man accused of killing his ex-boyfriend at a gas station. 344 more words


'Lady' Chisholm Pleads Guilty To Welfare Fraud

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A woman who once claimed to be Scottish royalty has now pleaded guilty to welfare fraud.

Andrea Chisholm and her husband, Colin, are accused of collecting more than $165,000 in welfare payments while living in a lake-front mansion. 294 more words


Talking Points: 6th District Congressional Candidate Tom Emmer

MINNEAPOLIS (WCOO) – She is one of the nation’s most controversial members of Congress and in just a few months Rep. Michele Bachmann will be leaving office. 279 more words


Larry Jacobs Previews Aug. 12 Primary Elections

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) –  Voters in Minnesota will be going to the polls in just two days to cast their primary ballots in the U.S. Senate race, the Governor’s race on the Republican side and a surprising State Auditor’s race on the DLF side. 64 more words