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J.C. Penney to Drop Major Appliances After 3-Year Run
J.C. Penney will no longer be selling major appliances, ending its three-year run.
Senators Want to Protect Kids’ Rights to Run Lemonade Stands
Two state senators want to protect the right of Minnesota kids to operate lemonade or hot dog stands without fear of the police.
The Impact of the Frigid Cold: By The Numbers
A look at how this week's snowstorm and bitter cold have affected the United States, by the numbers:
Sweetheart Candies Won’t Be On Shelves This Valentine’s
Sweethearts -- those chalky little candies with messages on them -- won't be on store shelves this Valentine's Day.
Bill Requiring Hands-Free Phones for Drivers Passes 1st Test
A bill to require motorists to use hands-free devices when talking on the phone while driving has passed its first committee stop in the Minnesota Legislature.
Minnesota State Fair Board OKs Nearly $20M in Improvements
The board of managers of the Minnesota State Fair has approved nearly $20 million in improvements and maintenance projects for the fairgrounds.
Jayme Closs Kidnapper Transferred to Different Jail
The man accused of kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents has been transferred to a different jail.
Grandfather Insists Teen Didn’t Know Kidnapper
The grandfather of a Wisconsin teen abducted during a home invasion that left her parents dead says the suspect had no connection with the family.