Walter Palmer, a dentist and big game hunter from Minnesota, is accused of paying $50,000 to slay Cecil, a famed lion, in Zimbwabe in an illegal hunt.


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Walter Palmer, a dentist from Minneapolis, allegedly bribed park officials at Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe to hunt Cecil the lion. See his other big game photos here.

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Demetrius Taylor was in his car in a North Minneapolis, Minnesota neighborhood when he noticed a white man taking photos of him and holding a gun.

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Quarterback Mitch Leidner and No. 25 Minnesota outlasted No. 23 Nebraska on Saturday for its first win in Lincoln since 1960. Get the recap here.

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Coming off a game in which it allowed 408 rushing yards to Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon, Nebraska now must face Minnesota and star running back David Cobb on Saturday. Here’s how to watch.

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Minnesota travels to Lincoln to meet Nebraska for a Big Ten battle on Saturday. Both teams are looking to get back on track after losing a week ago.

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Ty Hoffman is the only suspect wanted by police for the murder of Kelly Phillips, a prominent Minneapolis businessman. The ex-boyfriends owned Lush, a gay bar.

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Kelly Phillips was the Boston Scientific vice president allegedly murdered by his ex-boyfriend & business partner Lyle “Ty” Hoffman at a Minnesota gas station.

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This American man sparked a worldwide Ebola outbreak scare when he flew, infected, into Africa’s largest city. He was just weeks away from bringing the virus to the U.S.

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The conviction of a nurse found guilty of encouraging people to commit suicide has been overturned by the Minnesota Supreme Court.

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Uff da, that’s a big explosion.

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The gunman may have committed an armed robbery.

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Missing 20-year-old Anarae Schunk was found on Monday in a ditch in Rice County, Minnesota. Her ex-boyfriend, already accused of another murder, is implicated.

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Michele Bachmann has announced she will not seek re-election, but uses her announcement video to remind us of all her accomplishments.

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The strange phenomenon is caused by high winds pushing ice off the surface the lake.

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Buford “Bucky” Rogers is suspected of plotting a significant terror attack.

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