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New Study Sheds Light On Sex Trafficking In Mpls.

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – It’s an ugly business.

A new study by the University of Minnesota and the Minnesota Women’s Foundation reveals local victims of sex trafficking are recruited in places we like to think are safe havens. 332 more words


Woman Talks Of Losing Baby To Preeclampsia,

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Preeclampsia a very important medical condition that can affect pregnant women. Jaime Nolan, a Twin Cities woman, had a severe case of it. 238 more words


The Latest ISIS Recruit From Minn. Is A 19-Year-Old Woman

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The latest ISIS recruit from Minnesota is a 19-year-old woman who told her family she will be taking care of wounded fighters in Syria. 302 more words


2014 State Fair Sets New Record For Overall Attendance

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (WCCO) — The Great Minnesota Get-Together turned out to be the greatest Minnesota get-together.

The final numbers are in, and the fair drew more than 1.8 million people in 12 days. 299 more words


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