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Chinese billionaire Liu Qiangdong of JD.com arrested in Minneapolis

Sep 3, 2018

Chinese billionaire Liu Qiangdong of JD.com arrested in Minneapolis

Chinese billionaire Liu Qiangdong, also known as Richard Liu, the founder of the Beijing-based e-commerce site JD.com, was arrested in Minneapolis on suspicion of criminal sexual conduct, jail records show. Liu, 45, was arrested late Friday night and released Saturday afternoon pending possible criminal charges, ...

Deadly spring storm keeps central U.S. in icy grip

Apr 16, 2018

Deadly spring storm keeps central U.S. in icy grip

A deadly storm system churning through the central U.S. has blanketed parts of the Upper Midwest in heavy snow and ice and battered areas farther south with powerful winds and even tornadoes. About 200 flights were canceled Sunday at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport, where two ...

Mar 16, 2018

Three rural Illinois men charged with Minnesota mosque bombing

Federal authorities Tuesday charged three men from rural central Illinois with the bombing of a Minnesota mosque last year and said one of the suspects told an investigator the goal of the attack was to "scare" Muslims out of the United States. A statement from ...