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Minnesota AP Updates



ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A jury has been selected to hear the murder trial of a St. Paul man accused of killing his wife. Three women and three men were added yesterday afternoon to the jury for 39-year-old Jeffery Trevino. That brings the total to 14, including two alternates.

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Wells Fargo and Company is eliminating another 332 jobs in the Twin Cities. The San Francisco, California-based lender is cutting 1,865 jobs across the country. Wells Fargo confirmed yesterday that it was notifying employees in the Twin Cities and "various other cities" but declined to release more specifics.

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Investigators say they cannot determine what caused an explosion and fire that damaged a building housing four apartments in south Minneapolis. According to the Minneapolis Arson Unit, the fire originated in the living room of a first-floor unit. But fire officials tell KSTP-TV the cause is considered to be undetermined. Authorities say nobody was home when the explosion occurred Tuesday afternoon, but a dog was killed in the blast.

ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. (AP) — Police have arrested a 54-year-old Minneapolis man in the death of a woman whose body was found wrapped in a sheet near railroad tracks in St. Louis Park. Authorities identify the victim as 46-year-old Nerissa Annette Shaw of Minneapolis. Her body was found Tuesday behind a building in a wooded area. St. Louis Park police arrested the man without a struggle yesterday.