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 2022-08-15 16:05 

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Pfizer CEO tests positive for COVID-19, with mild symptoms...

The top executive at Pfizer, a leading producer of COVID-19 vaccines, has tested positive for the virus and says he is experiencing very mild symptoms. Chairman and CEO Albert Bourla said that he started taking Pfizer's Paxlovid pill treatment, and he...

 2022-08-15 16:04 

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No. 1 Alabama tops preseason AP Top 25; Ohio St, 'Dawgs next...

Alabama is No. 1 in the preseason AP Top 25 for the second straight season. That is also the ninth time overall, second most in poll history. The Crimson Tide received 54 of 63 first-place votes. Ohio State is No. 2 with six first-place votes. Defending n...

 2022-08-15 16:03 

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Fire damages Mississippi church where Faulkner was married...

The Mississippi church where William Faulkner was married nearly a century ago has been heavily damaged in a fire. College Hill Presbyterian Church is northwest of Oxford. It caught fire Saturday night and burned more than three hours. The congregation wa...

 2022-08-15 16:01 

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Michael Cox sworn in as Boston police commissioner...

A Boston police veteran who was brutally beaten by fellow officers while chasing a suspect and fought against efforts to cover up his assault has been sworn in as commissioner of the police department. After taking the oath Monday during a ceremony at Cit...

 2022-08-15 15:59 

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No. 1 Alabama tops preseason AP Top 25 for 9th time; Ohio State, Georgia, Clemson and Notre Dame round out top five...

NEW YORK (AP) — No. 1 Alabama tops preseason AP Top 25 for 9th time; Ohio State, Georgia, Clemson and Notre Dame round out top five. The post No. 1 Alabama tops preseason AP Top 25 for 9th time; Ohio State, Georgia, Clemson and Notre Dame round out ...

 2022-08-15 15:57 

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Buy the Twin Cities Live seltzer...

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 2022-08-15 15:49 

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Urban combat and beyond: Ukrainian recruits get UK training...

Hundreds of new Ukrainian army recruits are training to liberate Ukraine from Russian invasion — but they are doing it more than 1,000 miles away in England. They are part of the 10,000 Ukrainian soldiers that the British military has pledged to tra...

 2022-08-15 15:41 

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Online dating tips...

Local professional matchmaker with It's Just Lunch Sabrina Lorbiecki tells us how to get started with and not get burned out in the process of online dating. If you want to have Sabrina match you up for a lunch date you can find her contact informatio...

 2022-08-15 15:37 

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Back to School tips that help with organization...

As our back to school week continues, organization expert Wendy Maybury shares some tips for parents to keep mornings organized and peaceful. Wendy helps lead classes that teach you how to de-clutter your home and life. You can check out these classes and...

 2022-08-15 15:33 

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Open Arms of Minnesota...

This summer, KSTP is partnering with Open Arms of Minnesota. It's a Minneapolis based nonprofit that provides free medically tailored meals to those living with cancer. Reporter Kelli Hanson takes us to Open Farms to check it out. Open Farms and the O...

 2022-08-15 15:30 

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North Dakota's Becker to seek Hoeven's Senate seat after all...

North Dakota state Rep. Rick Becker says he plans to run as an independent for the U.S. Senate seat held by John Hoeven, who narrowly defeated Becker for the Republican nomination to run for a third term. Becker, a Bismarck plastic surgeon, said after fai...

 2022-08-15 15:29 

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How we can help to support educators...

Former High School Government teacher Sharon Mcmahon, joins us to share how we all can support educators as we enter this school year. Sharon now uses Instagram to explain politics to adults and advocates for teachers. You can follow Sharon on Instagram a...

 2022-08-15 15:29 

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BCA report shows 21% jump in violent crime in 2021...

A new state crime report shows that violent crime spiked significantly last year, both in the Twin Cities metro area and in Greater Minnesota. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension's latest report shows that violent crimes jumped by 21.6% stat...

 2022-08-15 15:13 

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Kenya's deputy president Ruto declared election winner...

Kenya's electoral commission chairman has declared Deputy President William Ruto the winner of the close presidential election over five-time contender Raila Odinga, a triumph for the man who shook up politics by appealing to struggling Kenyans on eco...

 2022-08-15 15:10 

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Widow of man who died at WI vet's home sues state, others...

The widow if a man who died at a Wisconsin veterans nursing home is suing the state as well as some of the facility's employees who she said failed to properly care for her husband. Luane Krall, in her lawsuit, said staff failed to ensure her husband,...

 2022-08-15 15:04 

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Thao, Kueng say they rejected plea deal in Floyd killing...

Two former Minneapolis police officers charged in George Floyd's killing told a judge that they have rejected plea deals that would have resulted in three-year prison sentences. The statements from Tou Thao and J. Alexander Kueng on Monday at a brief ...

 2022-08-15 15:03 

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Putin vows to expand arms trade with Russia's allies...

Russian President Vladimir Putin has vowed to expand military cooperation with the country's allies, noting that Moscow is ready to offer them its most advanced weapons. Speaking Monday at the opening of an annual arms show outside Moscow, Putin said ...

 2022-08-15 14:21 

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Minister: Syria ready to repatriate refugees from Lebanon...

A Syrian Cabinet minister says Syrian refugees in neighboring Lebanon can start returning home, where he says they will get all the help they need from authorities. Minister of Local Administration Hussein Makhlouf made his comments Monday during a meetin...

 2022-08-15 14:14 

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Britain says monkeypox outbreak "shows signs of slowing"...

British health officials say the monkeypox outbreak across the country "shows signs of slowing" but that it's still too soon to know if the decline will be maintained. In a statement on Monday, the Health Security Agency said authorities are r...

 2022-08-15 14:09 

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So-called 'Don't Say Gay' law confuses some Florida schools...

Some Florida schools have moved library books and debated changing textbooks in response to a law critics call "Don't Say Gay." Educators are cautiously making changes as they wait to see how the new law governing lessons on gender and sexual ...

 2022-08-15 14:05 

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MLS Glance...

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 2022-08-15 14:00 

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Rock icon Melissa Etheridge announces solo off-Broadway show...

Melissa Etheridge has found a new stage. The Grammy- and Oscar-winner will unveil a solo show mixing her music and stories this fall off-Broadway. "Melissa Etheridge: My Window A Journey Through Life" will play 12 performances only starting Oct. 1...

 2022-08-15 13:42 

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Public invited to weigh in on upcoming contract between City of Minneapolis, police union...

Minneapolis community members can weigh in on a new three-year contract with the union that represents Minneapolis police during a meeting Monday night. Earlier this year, Mayor Jacob Frey formed a working group to develop priorities for the contract. Mon...

 2022-08-15 13:41 

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Nicholas Evans, "The Horse Whisperer" author, dies at 72...

Nicholas Evans, the British author of the bestselling novel "The Horse Whisperer," has died at 72. His representatives at United Agents said Evans died "suddenly" on Aug. 9 following a heart attack. Published in 1995, "The Horse Whispe...

 2022-08-15 13:39 

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Woodbury man dies after Red Wing crash...

A Woodbury man died late Sunday after a crash in Red Wing, according to a Minnesota Department of Public Safety report. The man was identified Monday morning as Kenneth Walton Fritze, 54. The report says Fritze was driving south across a lift bridge on Hi...

 2022-08-15 13:39 

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Column: Harvick seizes momentum ahead of NASCAR playoffs...

Kevin Harvick has surged into title contention with a two-race winning streak that has revived the 2014 NASCAR champion. He snapped a 65-race losing streak last week and Sunday's win at Richmond gave Harvick a pair of victories in eight days. He's...

 2022-08-15 13:34 

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Norway hits export record amid soaring gas prices...

Norway's exports have reached a record in July that is driven mainly by higher natural gas prices. The Scandinavian country's statistics agency on Monday said Norwegian exports reached 229 billion kroner ($24 billion) last month. That's 0.4 pe...

 2022-08-15 13:22 

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Sports Wrap, Aug. 14: Vikings, Twins, and more...

Sunday night on Sports Wrap Joe Schmit, Chris Long, and Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson analyzed the Vikings, Twins, Sylvia Fowles' emotional night Friday, and more. ***Click the video box above to watch the 5-Eyewitness News aircheck*** The post Spor...

 2022-08-15 13:03 

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Overnight lane, ramp closures scheduled for eastbound I-94 this week...

Drivers who frequently use Interstate 94 in the east metro area will need to be aware of nightly closures this week. According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT), there will be lane and ramp closures on a stretch of road between Woodbur...

 2022-08-15 13:02 

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Russian shells slam into eastern Ukraine, killing 3 people...

Ukrainian authorities say at least three civilians have been killed and nearly 20 others wounded in the latest Russian artillery barrages. The eastern region of Donetsk, one of the two provinces making up the country's industrial heartland of Donbas, ...

 2022-08-15 13:01 

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St. Louis Park LA Fitness closed Monday after early morning fire...

Members of the St. Louis Park Fire Department are investigating a fire at an LA Fitness early Monday morning, a city spokesperson says. A 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS photographer saw several units at the scene and the building's sprinkler system running. Firefi...

 2022-08-15 12:59 

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Cause for massive fish kill in German-Polish river unclear...

German officials are expressing mounting anger at the slow flow of information from Poland about a polluted border river as experts race to discover what killed tens of thousands of fish. Germany's environment minister on Monday demanded a transparent...

 2022-08-15 12:58 

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Judge: Sen. Graham must testify in Georgia election probe...

A federal judge says U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham must testify before a special grand jury in Atlanta. The panel is investigating whether former President Donald Trump and his Republican allies broke any laws while trying to overturn his narrow 2020 general e...

 2022-08-15 12:57 

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Man who died in Windom Park neighborhood stabbing identified...

Monday, the Hennepin County medical examiner identified the man who died in a stabbing incident in the Windom Park neighborhood of Minneapolis Friday. The medical examiner identified the man who died as 32-year-old Ryan Peterson and ruled the official cau...

 2022-08-15 12:43 

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Police in Moldova investigate string of bomb threats...

Police in Moldova's capital Chisinau are investigating a string of bomb threats at locations including at the country's supreme court and its international airport. Police said that the nine bomb threats also targeted shopping centers, hospitals a...

 2022-08-15 12:33 

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Ex-NFL star Aqib Talib's brother wanted in youth coach death...

Police in Texas have identified the brother of retired NFL cornerback Aqib Talib as a suspect in the shooting death of a coach at a youth football game. Police in the Dallas-area city of Lancaster say Yaqub Salik Talib is suspected in the Saturday night s...

 2022-08-15 12:33 

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Ex-NFL star Aqib Talib's brother wanted in youth coach death...

Police in Texas have identified the brother of retired NFL cornerback Aqib Talib as a suspect in the shooting death of a coach at a youth football game. Police in the Dallas-area city of Lancaster say Yaqub Salik Talib is suspected in the Saturday night s...

 2022-08-15 12:26 

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FIFA bans 2 players for doping in World Cup qualifying...

FIFA has handed out four-year doping bans to two players who tested positive for banned substances during qualifying for this year's World Cup. FIFA says El Salvador forward Erick Alejandro Rivera tested positive for the steroid clostebol after a 3-0 ...

 2022-08-15 12:25 

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Dutch court expects November verdicts in MH17 downing trial...

Verdicts in the Dutch trial in absentia of three Russians and a Ukrainian charged with involvement in the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 are expected to be delivered on Nov. 17. The Dutch court staging the trial said Monday the date is "prov...

 2022-08-15 12:17 

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Frey to propose 2023 Minneapolis budget plans Monday morning...

Minneapolis citizens can watch Mayor Jacob Frey deliver his 2023 budget address to the city council at 10 a.m. on Monday. For the first time since 2019, Frey will share his biggest priorities for the upcoming year in-person. Community members can watch th...

 2022-08-15 12:14 

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Germans face higher bills as tax aids natural gas importers...

Germans are facing a new tax on natural gas use that could cost the average household several hundred euros a year and is aimed at rescuing importers slammed by Russian cutbacks tied to the war in Ukraine. An association of gas pipeline operators set the ...

 2022-08-15 12:14 

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Germans face higher bills as tax aids natural gas importers...

Germans are facing a new tax on natural gas use that could cost the average household several hundred euros a year and is aimed at rescuing importers slammed by Russian cutbacks tied to the war in Ukraine. An association of gas pipeline operators set the ...

 2022-08-15 12:14 

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Prince Harry, Meghan to visit UK, Germany next month...

Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, will visit the U.K. next month for the first time since they returned for Queen Elizabeth II's Platinum Jubilee celebrations. A spokesperson for the couple said they will "visit with several...

 2022-08-15 12:02 

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Starbucks asks labor board to halt union votes temporarily...

Starbucks is asking the National Labor Relations Board to suspend all union elections at its U.S. stores in response to allegations of improper coordination between regional NLRB officials and the union. In a letter sent Monday to the NLRB, Starbucks said...

 2022-08-15 11:35 

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British regulator authorize Moderna's updated COVID booster...

British health authorities have authorized an updated version of Moderna's coronavirus vaccine that aims to protect against the original virus and the omicron variant. In a statement on Monday, the Medicines and Healthcare Regulatory Agency says it ha...

 2022-08-15 11:35 

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British regulator 1st to OK Moderna's updated COVID booster...

British drug regulators have become the first in the world to authorize an updated version of Moderna's coronavirus vaccine that aims to protect against the original virus and the omicron variant. In a statement on Monday, the Medicines and Healthcare...

 2022-08-15 11:28 

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2 arrested after vehicle, foot chase stemming from alleged catalytic converter theft...

Two people were arrested after a vehicle and foot chase in connection to an alleged catalytic converter theft, Brooklyn Park Police say. Officers went sent to the 700 block of Pearson Parkway for a 911 call about a catalytic converter theft around 11:33 p...

 2022-08-15 11:26 

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MNA holding strike vote Monday...

Monday, nurses with the Minnesota Nurses Association will vote whether to strike. The union says 15,000 nurses have been working without a contract since June. Earlier this month, union members held a "No Confidence" vote for hospital executives a...

 2022-08-15 11:23 

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Federal appeal hearing scheduled Monday for 2 former Minneapolis officers...

A federal court hearing is scheduled Monday morning for two former officers of the Minneapolis Police Department who were found guilty of violating the civil rights of George Floyd. Tou Thao and J Alexander Kueng have filed appeals of their convictions. K...

 2022-08-15 11:21 

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Man City's Mendy labeled 'predator' as rape trial starts...

Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy has been described by prosecutors as a "predator" who could not take no for an answer as the trial began of the French soccer player accused of eight counts of rape. Mendy also has been accused of one count ...

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