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Teen Sentenced To 25 Years For Beating Death Of 2-Year-Old

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — An 18-year-old is sentenced to 25 years in prison Tuesday for the beating death of a 2-year-old girl in June.

A Hennepin County District Judge handed down the sentence — which was double the sentencing guidelines — to Cody Feran-Baum in the death of 2-year-old Sophia O’Neill, his girlfriend’s daughter. 120 more words


10 Years After Vandalism, Hindu Temple Builds 'Garden For Peace'

MAPLE GROVE, Minn. (WCCO) — Ten years after vandals desecrated Hindu sculptures, a community is coming together to commemorate that day.

The Hindu Temple in Maple Grove broke ground Saturday for the Garden for Peace & Reflection. 56 more words


Panel Grants Sex Offender Conditional Release From Lockup

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A judicial panel has granted a 47-year-old man conditional release from the Minnesota Sex Offender Program, despite objections from medical experts and program officials. 129 more words


Admission Of Guilt From Barway Collins' Father Contrasts Months Of Denial

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Minnesota father who lied for months about the disappearance of his 10-year-old son, admitted Monday that he killed the boy, then asked for the community’s forgiveness. 393 more words


Parents Of At-Risk Teens Weren't Warned After Sex Assault

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The mother of a teenager who says she was sexually assaulted says her daughter’s attack should have been prevented.

Ashanti Lymon is charged with criminal sexual conduct in her case, and in another one. 587 more words