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Vikings' Motives for Doing 'the Right Thing' Questioned

Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf, right, speaks as executive vice president & general manager Rick Spielman, left, owner/chairman Mark Wilf, second from left, and executive vice president legal affairs Kevin Warren listen during a news conference. - Photo: AP/Ann Heisenfelt

When the Minnesota Vikings announced Wednesday morning they had 'made a mistake' on Monday in bringing back Adrian Peterson following his indictment on a felony child abuse charge in Texas, did they really make the right decision?

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Mpls. Committee Votes to Expand In-Person Absentee Voting Hours

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Minneapolis voters now have more options when it comes to the way they vote in November.

The city council’s Elections and Rules committee voted Wednesday to approve expanding hours for in-person absentee voting.

Police: 2 North Minneapolis Shootings are Connected

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Police say two shootings that left one teen dead and two injured in north Minneapolis were related.
    

Mayo Clinic Cited for Monkey Injured During Experiment

Photo of a rhesus macaque, the same type of monkey injured. - Photo: Wikipedia.com

An animal rights group is calling on the Mayo Clinic to pay up after a monkey was injured during an experiment.

The U.S. Dept. of Agriculture cited the clinic for negligence after workers seriously burned a monkey's legs in January when it came into contact with overheated fluid bags.

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Mayor Hodges Proposes Increase to 2015 Property Taxes, Budget

Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges is proposing to raise the tax levy and increase the city budget in 2015.

On Wednesday, the Minneapolis Board of Estimate and Taxation approved Hodges’ proposed 2.4 percent levy increase.

General Mills Announces $100M Cost-Saving Plan

Just a week after General Mills announced the purchase of Annie’s, quarterly results show the Golden Valley-based company’s expectations fell short.

New Mpls. Luxury High Rise Apartments Opening in Loring Park

There is a new addition to the Minneapolis skyline with new luxury high rise apartments in Loring Park.

It’s been years in the making and the 36-story tower is part of the city's plan to increase the downtown population.