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Sex tourism case yields unprecedented nearly $1M judgment for woman

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 3:51pm
Panyia Vang's award from federal jurors in Minneapolis came after a three-day trial.

Athletic official on leave after violating U's policy on sexual harassment

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 3:51pm
The nature of the violation involving Randy Handel has not been disclosed. U regents angry over a leak are investigating who provided e-mail's contents.

With imagination, Twin Cities developer revamps 1980s-era suburban offices

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 3:00pm
The makeover of a Plymouth building illustrates a trend to reimagine space.

US prosecutors told to push for more, harsher punishments

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 2:45pm
Attorney General Jeff Sessions is directing federal prosecutors to pursue the most serious charges possible against the vast majority of suspects, a reversal of Obama-era policies that is sure to send more people to prison and for much longer terms.

Gophers gymnast pushes high bar equipment too far

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 2:45pm
While working on the high bar Thursday at Cooke Hall, Jalon Stephens learned the hard way that the equipment has its breaking point.

Minn. regulators approve historic Xcel Energy rate increase of $244 million

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 2:45pm
Residents will pay 10.6 percent more over four years, while most industrial and commercial customers will pay 6.9 percent more.

Daughter of famous Minnesota journalist David Carr makes her mark on HBO

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 2:26pm
Before you dismiss “Mommy Dead and Dearest” as just another entry in the crowded field of true-crime documentaries, consider its promising young director.

Souhan: With Cook and Floyd, Vikings again calculate risk, reward

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 2:26pm
Despite spectacular exceptions, the Vikings have generally fared well when making these sorts of ventures.

Twins flex power muscles early, edge White Sox

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 1:35pm
Three home runs in the first two innings piled up an early lead they nearly gave back.

Schumer and Hawn grab us by the funny bone in 'Snatched'

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 1:16pm
REVIEW: Loved it, loved it, loved it, loved it, loved it, loved it, loved it, loved it, loved it, loved it — and loved it.

Nonprofit picks up the pieces after Community Action of Minneapolis falls to scandal

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 1:00pm
This month, Community Action Partnership of Suburban Hennepin County dropped the suburban from its name and announced its “relaunch.”

Handwritten Harry Potter prequel stolen in burglary

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 12:25pm
J.K. Rowling is urging Harry Potter fans not to buy a handwritten prequel to the boy wizard's adventures that was stolen during a burglary in England.

Minnesota paddlers, get smart on the ways of the river

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 11:16am
Planning and outfitting a trip take research into river levels and outfitters.

'A great day for Forest Lake,' union leader says after police approve contract

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 10:41am
If the City Council approves the agreement Monday, the Washington County city will retain its own police rather than turn the streets over to county sheriff’s deputies.

Mormon Church pulls older teens out of Boy Scouts

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 10:41am
The Mormon church, the biggest sponsor of Boy Scout troops in the United States, announced Thursday it is pulling as many as 185,000 older youths from the organization as part of an effort to start its own scouting-like program.

Berrios, Twins' top starting pitching prospect, called up for Saturday start

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 10:25am
He’s 3-0 at Class AAA, but the team needed convincing he’s ready for the major leagues.

7 reasons to love Chance the Rapper ahead of his sold-out Xcel Center concert

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 9:50am
Chance’s ascent has gone somewhat unnoticed in mainstream circles because most of his success as a recording artist has been through streaming, not album sales.

Man guilty of attempted murder for shooting at 5 Somali men in Mpls.

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 9:31am
The attack by Anthony John Sawina, 26, was described as a hate crime.

Minneapolis charged cyclists to ride bike paths in the early 1900s

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 9:00am
Minneapolis enacted a 50-cent license tag to use city bike paths.

Anderson: A peek inside my tackle box before opener

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 8:41am
Jigs, Lindy rigs, beads and spinners are all in there, each designed to put a minnow in front of a walleye.