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Lynx expand TV schedule to all home games, 24 games total

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 2:55pm
Fox Sports North will carry 17 of the games, with Marney Gellner and Lea B. Olsen calling the action. Getting more media coverage has been an issue that coach Cheryl Reeve has raised often.

Trump launches commission to investigate voter fraud

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 2:55pm
President Donald Trump signed an executive order Thursday launching a commission to review alleged voter fraud and voter suppression, building upon his unsubstantiated claims that millions of people voted illegally in the 2016 election.

Minnesota designers fueling feminist T-shirt craze

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 2:55pm
These Minnesota designers craft fashionable tees to support their favorite feminist causes.

Ousted cheese curd stand turns up heat against Minnesota State Fair

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 2:36pm
Tom Mueller has hired an attorney and has a lawsuit at the ready.

'Time to go to work': Floyd hopes to reboot troubled career with Vikings

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 1:50pm
In Arizona, former Cretin-Derham Hall standout Michael Floyd pleaded guilty to extreme drunken driving on Feb. 17. He had a blood alcohol level of .217, almost three times the legal limit, and is serving a sentence that runs into June.

'Enough was enough': How festering anger got Comey fired

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 12:40pm
The collision between president and FBI director that culminated with James Comey’s stunning dismissal on Tuesday had been a long time coming.

With 51-3 record, Gophers softball team on historic, record-smashing roll

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 12:05pm
It's no stretch to call this Gophers softball team the best in U history. But there is still work to be done for the nation's No. 2-ranked team as the Big Ten softball tournament begins.

Gov. Dayton vetoes two bills that sought limits on abortions in Minn.

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 11:46am
They would have ended state funds for abortions and enacted restrictions.

Photographer captures rare sight of baby owl climbing to safety in Twin Cities park

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 11:46am
Who knew that owls could climb? When an owlet fell from its nest, the fuzzy little critter was driven by instinct to get home.

Ex-Gopher Grunewald holds off cancer by racing with healthy attitude

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 11:15am
In March, she was diagnosed with cancer for the fourth time in eight years.

Hennepin County's Jeff Johnson to run again for governor

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 11:15am
Jeff Johnson, the 2014 Republican nominee, made his announcement with a polished video via social media, promising to restore “power, opportunity and freedom” to Minnesotans.

Days before his firing, Comey sought money for Russia probe

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 10:56am
Days before he was fired as FBI director, James Comey asked the Justice Department for a significant increase in money and personnel for the investigation into Russia’s interference in the presidential election.

Schafer: How to make better decisions every day

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 10:40am
The wisdom presented at the University of Minnesota's Carlson School came from Kathleen Vohs.

Senate panel says it has issued subpoena to Michael Flynn

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 10:40am
The subpoena aims to compel President Trump's former national security adviser to turn over documents related to its investigation into Russian interference with the 2016 election.

Canadian firm buys majority stake in Peanuts in $345M deal

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 10:21am
The Peanuts brand, which includes the animated Charlie Brown and Snoopy characters who came to life in Minnesota, will soon be under a different corporate umbrella.

Mpls. Sculpture Garden gets special delivery: Blue rooster's 15-ton base

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 9:46am
Many sculptures are in place and dirt is being covered with sod across the sculpture garden, which officially opens June 3.

Dakota Access pipeline leaked 84 gallons of oil in April

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 9:46am
The Dakota Access pipeline leaked 84 gallons of oil in South Dakota early last month, which an American Indian tribe says bolsters its argument that the pipeline jeopardizes its water supply and deserves further environmental review.

Fox News' Shepard Smith talks about being gay: 'I've got nothing to hide'

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 9:30am
Smith spoke at his alma mater, the University of Mississippi, last month, but his comments began to spread nationally this week.

Man admits hiding in Eden Prairie basement for 2 days, then killing owner

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 9:11am
He stabbed the man and then fled to the West before his arrest on a bus heading back to Minnesota.

Twins' Dozier helped by rainout-created day of rest

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 8:41am
The second baseman is expected to be in the lineup Thursday.