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  • Man, 31, shot and wounded outside St. Cloud bar
    St. Cloud police say a man has been shot and wounded in an early-morning altercation outside a bar.March 29, 2014
  • Pakistani student sues Minnesota hospital, doctor
    The family of a Pakistani student who faced possible deportation while receiving medical care after an accident is now suing a northern Minnesota hospital and doctor.March 29, 2014
  • Student who faced deportation sues Minnesota hospital, doctor
    In a lawsuit filed Friday, the brother of Muhammad Shahzaib Bajwa claims a doctor at Cloquet Community Memorial Hospital didn't quickly ensure that Bajwa's airway was unobstructed. As a result, the lawsuit says, Bajwa suffered permanent brain damage.March 28, 2014
  • Anoka-Hennepin teacher negotiations drag on
    The latest round of talks between teachers and the Anoka-Hennepin school district ended without a contract agreement.March 28, 2014
  • Comparing law school rankings? Read the fine print
    Each spring, US News & World Report releases its ranking of law schools. One of the factors that goes into the rankings: the percentage of students employed nine months after graduation. But the US News rankings don't consider who employs the graduates, so long as they're employed in a professional position. Some schools have been hiring their own students, and rising in the rankings.March 28, 2014
  • Charges: 84-year-old Maplewood man killed son over cable TV cost
    Pang Se Vang allegedly shot his 36-year-old son at their home. Charges filed against the elder Vang in Ramsey County District Court say that the victim had recently purchased the house and that his mother and father lived there with him.March 27, 2014
  • Protest at Gasthof restaurant over Nazi-themed party
    All wore a triangle or yellow Star of David, symbols that Germans forced Jews and other targeted groups to wear in occupied countries. "I just really want to represent the people who cannot speak," organizer Margie Newman said.March 27, 2014
  • Rare legal twist pits one diocese against another
    The Diocese of New Ulm is suing another diocese and a religious order, accusing both of sending a priest to New Ulm in the early 1980s without telling the diocese that the priest had a long history of being accused of child sexual abuse.March 27, 2014
  • St. Paul police to reopen two cases related to Archdiocese investigation
    The cases pertain to Archbishop John Nienstedt, and Curtis Wehmeyer, a St. Paul priest serving time in prison for child sexual abuse.March 26, 2014
  • No felony charges for mom in holding pond crash, deaths
    Marion Guerrido was behind the wheel when her car veered out of control on a highway ramp. There were five small children in the car with her and it took emergency crews several minutes to rescue the children from the deep water.March 26, 2014
  • Ukraine remains in a precarious spot
    We speak with a foreign policy specialist just back from Kiev.The Daily Circuit, March 26, 2014
  • Franken pushes bill aimed at 'stalking' apps
    Sen. Al Franken is going to "try again" to pass an anti-stalking law that focuses specifically on what our mobile devices know about us. MPR's Cathy Wurzer spoke about the bill with Franken, a DFLer who chairs the Senate Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law.March 26, 2014
  • Minneapolis police cruiser hit by SUV; 2 hurt
    Minneapolis police said in a statement that the two officers were transported to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale for treatment after the 9 p.m. incident, although their injuries weren't believed to be serious.March 26, 2014
  • ACLU, student and school district settle lawsuit over Facebook incident
    In 2012, Stratton posted on Facebook that she hated a hall monitor. She faced an in-school suspension and was asked to hand over her password so school and law enforcement officials could investigate another online conversation she had with a student.March 25, 2014
  • Report: Target missed data breach warnings
    The Senate Commerce Committee report says Target missed multiple warning signs that intruders had broken into company networks and were stealing millions of credit and debit card numbers and other sensitive customer information.March 25, 2014

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