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Family of Mall of America Victim: ‘Prayers Are Working’
The family of a 5-year-old boy thrown off a third-floor balcony at the Mall of America earlier this month says he remains in intensive care but that the public's "prayers are working."
Complaint: Man Went to Mall of America Intending to Kill
The man charged with throwing a 5-year-old boy off a third-floor balcony at the Mall of America told police he was angry at being rejected by women at the Minnesota mall and was "looking for someone to kill" when he went there last week, according to a criminal complaint Monday.
Vikings, Thielen Agree to 4-Year, $64M Extension
The Minnesota Vikings and wide receiver Adam Thielen have agreed in principle to a four-year contract extension valued at $64 million.
Man Pleads Guilty to Kidnapping of Jayme Closs
A Wisconsin man has pleaded guilty to kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents.
Body Found in Minnesota Matches Missing 2-Year-Old Girl
Authorities say a body found in Minnesota matches the description of a 2-year-old girl whose mother was killed in Milwaukee this past week.
Station: Suspect in Closs Abduction Says He’ll Plead Guilty
A Minnesota television station is reporting that the Wisconsin man charged in the kidnapping of 13-year-old Jayme Closs says in a letter from jail that he plans to plead guilty.
Failing Payless to Honor Gift Cards, Store Credit For Short Time
The failing Payless ShoeSource chain will honor gift cards and store credit, but not for long, as the company liquidates all operations.
Charges: Suspect Fired 5 Times at School Bus Windshield
Prosecutors allege a 31-year-old Minnesota man fired five shots at a school bus windshield, wounding the bus driver, after a minor accident on a snowy interstate near downtown Minneapolis.
J.C. Penney to Drop Major Appliances
J.C. Penney will no longer be selling major appliances.
Man Waives Hearing in Wisconsin Girl Abduction
A man accused of kidnapping a 13-year-old Wisconsin girl and killing her parents has been ordered to stand trial after waiving his right to a preliminary hearing.