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GOP boosts expansion of rural broadband
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June 20, 2016
Stabbing case goes to trial
WORTHINGTON -- A Worthington man is on trial for allegedly stabbing and murdering Blue Thyboualoy in an incident that occurred last June. Chim Lo Van is charged with two counts of manslaughter, murder in the second and third degree and one count of second-degree assault. According...
June 20, 2016 - 9:56pm
June 13, 2016
Orlando gunman likely ‘radicalized’ through internet, U.S. says
ORLANDO, Fla. — U.S. authorities said Monday they had found no direct links between Islamic State militants and the gunman who killed 49 people...
June 13, 2016 - 10:02pm
June 10, 2016
Jace sentenced for murder
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) — Actor Michael Jace, best known for playing a policeman on the TV drama “The Shield,” was sentenced on Friday to...
June 10, 2016 - 11:32pm
June 6, 2016
Murder is charged in South Dakota death
MONTEVIDEO — Montevideo police have arrested a 32-year-old Montevideo man in connection with a South Dakota homicide. Jose Antonio Vega was arrested at his home Sunday, a news release said. According to the Beadle County State’s Attorney’s Office, Vega has been charged in South...
June 6, 2016 - 9:05pm
June 1, 2016
Man who killed wife and took children from Minnesota 5 years ago still believed to be in Mexico
ORTONVILLE — As the fifth anniversary of the murder of a western Minnesota woman nears, the Ortonville police and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension are still seeking clues to the whereabouts of a former resident who is charged with killing his wife and taking their two...
June 1, 2016 - 4:04pm
May 24, 2016
Woodbury man killed wife, then himself, police say
WOODBURY — A 75-year-old Woodbury man fatally beat his wife of 40 years last week and then hanged himself, a preliminary investigation indicates. James and Beverly Miller were found dead Friday afternoon after neighbors noticed newspapers piling up on the doorstep of their townhome...
May 24, 2016 - 9:16pm
May 22, 2016
Woodbury couple’s deaths apparent murder-suicide
WOODBURY — A Woodbury husband and wife who had been married for 40 years were found dead Friday afternoon, apparent victims of a murder-suicide, Woodbury police said. The couple had lived in their townhome in the 8800 block of Spring View Alcove for 15 years, according to police...
May 22, 2016 - 8:54pm
May 17, 2016
Judge sentences Balaton man to life times two for murder of elderly couple
WORTHINGTON — A judge Monday handed a Balaton man two life prison sentences, plus an additional 15 years in prison, for the April 2015 murders...
May 17, 2016 - 8:52pm
April 28, 2016
Five-day manhunt for accused murderer across five states ends on Nebraska-Wyoming border
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — A five-day manhunt that crossed into five states came to an end late Wednesday night after a man suspected in a brutal murder last week in Sioux Falls was arrested after a pursuit near the Nebraska-Wyoming border. Jared Stone, 21, was apprehended after he surrendered...
April 28, 2016 - 8:55pm
April 6, 2016
Murder conviction overturned, new trial ordered for Timothy Huber
WILLMAR — Timothy John Huber’s murder conviction has been overturned, and a new trial has been granted. The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled...
April 6, 2016 - 9:39pm
March 17, 2016
LoVan appears in murder case
WORTHINGTON — Chim LoVan appeared Wednesday afternoon in Nobles County District Court for a motion hearing in his second-degree murder case....
March 17, 2016 - 9:05am
March 10, 2016
China blasts U.S. ‘rape and murder’ at U.N. Human Rights Council
GENEVA — China strongly rejected U.S.-led criticism of its human rights record at the U.N. Human Rights Council Thursday, saying the United States was hypocritical and guilty of crimes including the rape and murder of civilians. “The U.S. is notorious for prison abuse at Guantanamo...
March 10, 2016 - 3:43pm
Police search for shooters in Pittsburgh-area execution-style murders
PITTSBURGH — Police in western Pennsylvania were searching Thursday for two suspects who ambushed a backyard party near Pittsburgh the previous night, killing five people execution-style and wounding three others. One gunman armed with a 40-caliber handgun shepherded victims from...
March 10, 2016 - 3:41pm
March 3, 2016
Michigan Uber driver charged with six murders to get competency exam
KALAMAZOO, Mich. — The Michigan Uber driver charged with murdering six people last month in a shooting spree in the southwestern part of the...
March 3, 2016 - 3:55pm
February 10, 2016
High court maintains conviction in Eric Dean death
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Supreme Court rejected an appeal of the woman convicted in the death of 4-year-old Eric Dean three years ago.Wednesday's ruling says Amanda Lea Peltier's trial was fair and her life sentence, with the possibility of supervised release after 30 years, will...
February 10, 2016 - 11:32am