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Report: Adrian Peterson to file federal lawsuit; key recording unveiled

Suspended Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is expected to file a federal lawsuit against the National Football League on Monday. Peterson and his representatives say they were...

December 15, 2014

Financial planner pleads guilty to swindling clients out of at least $10 million

An Eden Prairie financial planner admitted in federal court that he hatched a plan to cheat his clients out of at least $10 million by setting up a Ponzi scheme. Sean Meadows pleaded guilty to 11...

December 11, 2014

Who pays for data breaches? Banks' lawsuit against Target may clear murky waters

When stores are hit by cyberthieves who is victimized? Customers, retailers, and banks might all raise their hands to that. Which leads to another question: who should pay the cost of issuing new...

December 03, 2014

Long-awaited study confirms link between mining and rare lung cancer

For decades, miners who worked on Minnesota’s Iron Range have wondered whether the dust they inhaled in the taconite mines had anything to do with the higher rates among them of a rare lung...

December 01, 2014

Homeowners hope lawsuit settlement leads to replenished White Bear Lake

A settlement agreement between landowners on White Bear Lake and Minnesota’s Department of Natural Resources will launch a plan to change the water supply of more than a dozen communities in...

December 01, 2014

Duluth seed exchange program runs afoul of state law

A new trend in gardening has been growing around the country in recent years – seed-sharing programs that allow people to borrow vegetable seeds in the spring and later replenish the stock in the...

December 01, 2014

Minnesota attorney general: Savers thrift stores misleading the public

Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson accused the for-profit thrift store chain Savers of misleading the public about how it manages donations for Minnesota nonprofit groups. Swanson issued the...

November 25, 2014

Anglers suing DNR over Mille Lacs walleye rules make their case in court

A lawyer for resort owners and anglers on Mille Lacs Lake told a panel of judges Thursday the Department of Natural Resources ignored part of the Minnesota Constitution in setting fishing...

November 20, 2014

Second Guilty Plea In Chisholm Welfare Fraud Case

Lake Minnetonka couple was charged with receiving more than $167,000 in fraudulent benefits.

November 17, 2014

Grand Casino Mille Lacs is latest to discover payment card malware

Grand Casino Mille Lacs says hackers used malware to collect payment card information from the casino’s customers for nearly six months this year. WCCO reports the casino estimated that 1,600...

November 10, 2014

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