BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) - Authorities say icy conditions led to a fatal crash in which a Shakopee man lost control of his vehicle on the Bloomington Ferry Bridge over the Minnesoat River. The Minnesota State Patrol says 48-year-old Steven Whiting died Friday morning. KARE-TV reports he was driving south on Highway 169 when he lost control on an icy patch around 8:30 a.m.
CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota car fans plan a charity cruise around the Twin Cities today to remember "Fast and Furious" star Paul Walker. Organizers say all proceeds will go to Walker's charity, Reach Out Worldwide. The drive will leave from AutoMotorPlex's parking lot in Chanhassen at 1 p.m. and end at the Mall of America in Bloomington at 2:30 p.m.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A federal judge in the case of an alleged bomb-maker from Montevideo says prosecutors can't use some of the defendant's statements at trial because FBI agents went too far in their initial questioning of the suspect. A St. Paul Pioneer Press report says U.S. District Judge Ann Montgomery issued her ruling Friday in the case of Buford Rogers. Rogers has pleaded not guilty to the charges.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Eight Hispanic hunters who were accused of being illegal residents during last year's deer season have filed a federal lawsuit accusing the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources of racially profiling them. A Minneapolis Star Tribune report says four are legal residents and four are working to gain legal status.
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