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Mall of America Shoppers Seemingly Undeterred by Vague Mall Threats

Shoppers at the Mall of America seem undeterred after hearing about a video purportedly made by al-Qaida-linked rebels that urges Muslims to attack shopping malls. The video specifically mentions the Bloomington shopping mall. Shopper David Modrynski says he talked with his wife and son about whether to visit the mall after hearing about the video and concluded they can't stop living their lives because somebody says they're going to do something.

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3 Eden Prairie Hockey Players Out of Sectional Championship

Three high school hockey players have been suspended following a brawl at a playoff game between Eden Prairie and Benilde-St. Margaret's. Three of Eden Prairie's better players will be suspended for Wednesday's section championship game against Minnetonka.

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2 Men Charged in Connection with Waconia Car Thefts

Two men have been arrested in connection with a series of car break-ins in Waconia. 21-year-old Rhema Peterson and 19-year-old Tyler Klemanhagen were arrested and charged with theft. Investigators say they were able to recover a significant amount of stolen items from the suspects.

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Minneapolis Officer Shot Released from Hospital

The Minneapolis police officer who was shot and wounded over the weekend has been released from the hospital. Officer Jordan Davis and his partner responded to a burglary call in north Minneapolis Saturday.

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Homeland Security Chief Says Mall of America Threat is Taken Seriously

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson says U.S. officials are taking seriously threats like the one in a video that's purportedly from a rebel group in Somalia with links to al-Qaida. In the video, Muslims are urged to attack shopping malls in the U.S., Canada and other Western countries.

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Minnesota Temperatures Plunge Below Zero

Minnesota just can't seem to shake off the polar plunge.

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Minnesota Senator Campaigns For An Anti-Campaign Law Change

A state lawmaker wants Minnesota candidates to have to compete against "None of the Above," with the threat of a new election featuring all-new candidates if that option prevails.

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MINNEAPOLIS - AUGUST 7: In this handout photo provided by the U.S. Navy, Navy divers from Mobile Diving and Salvage Unit (MDSU) 2 from Naval Amphibious Base Little Creek, Virginia., set up a base of operations aboard the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Crane Barge Wade on August 7, 2007 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. MDSU-2 is assisting other federal, state, and local authorities managing disaster and recovery efforts at the site. (Photo by Joshua Adam Nuzzo/U.S. Navy via Getty Images)
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Strain On Federal Highway Fund Colors Minnesota Roads Debate

A slowing flow of money from Washington for highway construction is putting strain on road-building budgets of Minnesota and other states.

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Officer Shot, Wounded During Minneapolis Burglary Call

A Minneapolis police officer was shot and wounded while responding to a burglary call.

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Minnesota Group Holds Food Drive For Ebola Orphans In Africa

A Minnesota group is hosting a food drive to help children who have been left orphaned and neglected by the Ebola outbreak in Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone.

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