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  • Biggest MNsure vendor withdraws from health care exchange

    Biggest MNsure vendor withdraws from health care exchange

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 8:36 PM EDT2014-09-17 00:36:54 GMT
    PreferredOne, the insurance company with the lowest rates and highest number of enrolled patients, is withdrawing from the MNsure health care exchange.
    PreferredOne, the insurance company with the lowest rates and highest number of enrolled patients, is withdrawing from the MNsure health care exchange.
  • VIDEO: Watch 150 MN National Guard troops reunite with families

    VIDEO: Watch 150 MN National Guard troops reunite with families

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 1:15 PM EDT2014-09-16 17:15:19 GMT
    Nearly 150 soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard were reunited with their families Tuesday morning in Inver Grove Heights. The soldiers are part of the 114th Transportation Company based out of Chisholm and have spent the last 9 months serving in Afghanistan.
    Nearly 150 soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard were reunited with their families Tuesday morning in Inver Grove Heights. The soldiers are part of the 114th Transportation Company based out of Chisholm and have spent the last 9 months serving in Afghanistan.
  • WANTED: Man robs woman, beats senior into coma days later

    WANTED: Man robs woman, beats senior into coma days later

    Monday, September 15 2014 11:49 PM EDT2014-09-16 03:49:51 GMT
    He's accused of robbing a Minneapolis woman and then beating and robbing a senior citizen just two days later, and now, Minneapolis police are asking the public to help them find Abdirizak Salad.
    He's accused of robbing a Minneapolis woman and then beating and robbing a senior citizen just two days later, and now, Minneapolis police are asking the public to help them find Abdirizak Salad.
  • TRANSCRIPT: 911 call that led to Ty Hoffman's capture

    TRANSCRIPT: 911 call that led to Ty Hoffman's capture

    Monday, September 15 2014 7:52 PM EDT2014-09-15 23:52:15 GMT
    The following text is the transcript of two 911 calls on Sept. 11, 2014 that led to the arrest of fugitive murder suspect Ty Hoffman in Shakopee, Minn.
    The following text is the transcript of two 911 calls on Sept. 11, 2014 that led to the arrest of fugitive murder suspect Ty Hoffman in Shakopee, Minn.
  • Reports: Another son of Adrian Peterson injured in 'whooping'

    Reports: Another son of Adrian Peterson injured in 'whooping'

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 8:23 AM EDT2014-09-16 12:23:40 GMT
    On Monday, Adrian Peterson was reinstated by the Minnesota Vikings and released a statement saying, "I am, without a doubt, not a child abuser." Hours later, reports of a second alleged case came to light.
    On Monday, Adrian Peterson was reinstated by the Minnesota Vikings and released a statement saying, "I am, without a doubt, not a child abuser." Hours later, reports of a second alleged case came to light.
  • Car's garage door opener used in Minneapolis burglary

    Car's garage door opener used in Minneapolis burglary

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 11:59 AM EDT2014-09-16 15:59:45 GMT
    Minneapolis police said a burglar used the garage door opener clipped to the visor of an unlocked car to gain entry to a home on Friday, Sept. 12. The homeowner didn't lock the door from the garage into the house.
    Minneapolis police said a burglar used the garage door opener clipped to the visor of an unlocked car to gain entry to a home on Friday, Sept. 12. The homeowner didn't lock the door from the garage into the house.
  • Tipster to receive $40K reward for Ty Hoffman's arrest

    Tipster to receive $40K reward for Ty Hoffman's arrest

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 1:29 PM EDT2014-09-16 17:29:31 GMT
    The tipster who called police on Sept. 11, 2014 in connection to the apprehension of Ty Hoffman in Shakopee, Minn. will receive the $40,000 reward organized by friends and family of Kelly Phillips.
    The tipster who called police on Sept. 11, 2014 in connection to the apprehension of Ty Hoffman in Shakopee, Minn. will receive the $40,000 reward organized by friends and family of Kelly Phillips.
  • Governor: Adrian Peterson should remain suspended

    Governor: Adrian Peterson should remain suspended

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 7:35 PM EDT2014-09-16 23:35:11 GMT
    Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says Vikings running back Adrian Peterson should remain suspended until his child injury case is resolved through the Texas legal system. The Vikings said Peterson is expected to play Sunday at New Orleans after he was deactivated for the team's Week 2 home opener against New England.
    Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says Vikings running back Adrian Peterson should remain suspended until his child injury case is resolved through the Texas legal system. The Vikings said Peterson is expected to play Sunday at New Orleans after he was deactivated for the team's Week 2 home opener against New England.
  • 7 facts about corporal punishment in America

    7 facts about corporal punishment in America

    Monday, September 15 2014 11:46 PM EDT2014-09-16 03:46:47 GMT
    Corporal punishment is on the decline in America; however, it is still widely practiced in homes and some schools. Now, the allegations against NFL MVP Adrian Peterson are reviving the debate over whether it should continue.
    Corporal punishment is on the decline in America; however, it is still widely practiced in homes and some schools. Now, the allegations against NFL MVP Adrian Peterson are reviving the debate over whether it should continue.
  • Off-duty firefighter saves family of four

    Off-duty firefighter saves family of four

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 8:34 AM EDT2014-09-16 12:34:41 GMT
    A Hillsborough County firefighter is credited for saving four lives, before he ever clocked into work over the weekend.
    A Hillsborough County firefighter is credited for saving four lives, before he ever clocked into work over the weekend.
  • St. Paul police help homeless woman caring for 5 kids

    St. Paul police help homeless woman caring for 5 kids

    Monday, September 15 2014 10:33 PM EDT2014-09-16 02:33:48 GMT
    She was caring for three children and two grandchildren on her own while homeless, but once St. Paul police learned about her situation, they immediately stepped in to help.
    She was caring for three children and two grandchildren on her own while homeless, but once St. Paul police learned about her situation, they immediately stepped in to help.
  • Maple-glazed pumpkin muffins

    Maple-glazed pumpkin muffins

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 9:31 AM EDT2014-09-16 13:31:38 GMT
    Healthy maple glazed pumpkin muffins by Pinch of Yum
    Healthy maple glazed pumpkin muffins by Pinch of Yum
  • Adrian Peterson fallout: Sponsors, charities make changes

    Adrian Peterson fallout: Sponsors, charities make changes

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-09-16 23:36:57 GMT
    The Minnesota Vikings and Catholic Charities canceled a community relations event Tuesday at St. Joseph's Home for Children in Minneapolis as the team manages the fallout from star running back Adrian Peterson's child injury indictment in Texas.
    The Minnesota Vikings and Catholic Charities canceled a community relations event Tuesday at St. Joseph's Home for Children in Minneapolis as the team manages the fallout from star running back Adrian Peterson's child injury indictment in Texas.
  • Kika the dog stolen in St. Paul returned 'safe'

    Kika the dog stolen in St. Paul returned 'safe'

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 3:35 PM EDT2014-09-16 19:35:06 GMT
     St. Paul police thanked social media on Tuesday afternoon and confirmed Kika the dog, who was stolen from 970 West University Avenue on Tuesday morning, was returned safe and will be reunited with family.
     St. Paul police thanked social media on Tuesday afternoon and confirmed Kika the dog, who was stolen from 970 West University Avenue on Tuesday morning, was returned safe and will be reunited with family.
  • Hit-and-run victim declared brain dead in St. Paul

    Hit-and-run victim declared brain dead in St. Paul

    Wednesday, August 6 2014 3:46 PM EDT2014-08-06 19:46:04 GMT
    Family members say that although they had hoped for a recovery following Saturday night's hit-and-run crash, 35-year-old Mai Yang has been pronounced brain dead at Regions Hospital in St. Paul. On Wednesday, Fox 9 News confirmed that she had died.
    Family members say that although they had hoped for a recovery following Saturday night's hit-and-run crash, 35-year-old Mai Yang has been pronounced brain dead at Regions Hospital in St. Paul. On Wednesday, Fox 9 News confirmed that she had died.
  • 39 adorable photos to celebrate National Dog Day

    39 adorable photos to celebrate National Dog Day

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 6:00 PM EDT2014-08-26 22:00:33 GMT
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    Happy National Dog Day! Celebrate by posting a picture of your furry friend on our Fox 9 Facebook page, or tweet a pic to @MyFOX9. Some of our favorites so far...VIEW PHOTOSHit the snoozesubmitted by Shauna Ann LunzA loyal companionsubmitted by Chad Betland: "My boy Chase of 12 years trucking on the road. Lost his fight to cancer on 7/23/14.... R.I.P buddy."Soaking up the sunsubmitted by Ashlee KinzelOkay, now one with serious faces?submitted by Marge Pylkka: "Katie and Muggsie."Miniature mis...
    Happy National Dog Day! Celebrate by posting a picture of your furry friend on our Fox 9 Facebook page, or tweet a pic to @MyFOX9. Some of our favorites so far...VIEW PHOTOSHit the snoozesubmitted by Shauna Ann LunzA loyal companionsubmitted by Chad Betland: "My boy Chase of 12 years trucking on the road. Lost his fight to cancer on 7/23/14.... R.I.P buddy."Soaking up the sunsubmitted by Ashlee KinzelOkay, now one with serious faces?submitted by Marge Pylkka: "Katie and Muggsie."Miniature mis...
  • St. Louis Park marathoner dies after finishing last mile in Boston

    St. Louis Park marathoner dies after finishing last mile in Boston

    Sunday, September 14 2014 11:19 PM EDT2014-09-15 03:19:22 GMT
    Elinor Scott didn't let her cancer diagnosis keep her away from the Boston Marathon, but the bombs at the finish line stopped her at the 25th mile. In April, she went back to cross the finish line. On Friday, she passed on.
    Elinor Scott didn't let her cancer diagnosis keep her away from the Boston Marathon, but the bombs at the finish line stopped her at the 25th mile. In April, she went back to cross the finish line. On Friday, she passed on.
  • Somali advocates rally for halal food shelf in Twin Cities

    Somali advocates rally for halal food shelf in Twin Cities

    Monday, September 15 2014 12:58 PM EDT2014-09-15 16:58:45 GMT
    A Somali women's advocacy group is demanding a review of its request for county support of a halal food shelf in the Twin Cities. The Isuroon Project says there is a “desperate need” for a culturally-specific halal food shelf in the metro.
    A Somali women's advocacy group is demanding a review of its request for county support of a halal food shelf in the Twin Cities. The Isuroon Project says there is a “desperate need” for a culturally-specific halal food shelf in the metro.
  • 22-year-old on watch list speaks out on TSA's late search

    22-year-old on watch list speaks out on TSA's late search

    Friday, September 12 2014 12:41 PM EDT2014-09-12 16:41:47 GMT
    A Minnesota man who is on a TSA watch list got more than he bargained for when he landed in Denver recently, and he is sharing his side of the story about the after-flight search he endured.
    A Minnesota man who is on a TSA watch list got more than he bargained for when he landed in Denver recently, and he is sharing his side of the story about the after-flight search he endured.
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