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Minnesota men, women sharply divided on nearly everything

Although political party affiliation is the single most determinative factor in how Minnesotans answered pollsters’ questions, gender is a very close second.

Kaskaid Hospitality remakes Figlio, expands at Mall of America

The company behind Crave has multiple changes in the works, locally and nationally.

Chevron CEO Q&A: Oil prices, exports, pipelines, Russia, greenhouse gases and renewables

John Watson covered a lot of ground -- addressing political crises in Russia and the Middle East and the future of oil prices. He slammed California's cap and trade …

Postgame: Thoughts on Gibson, Price and Cabrera

The Twins beat Detroit 8-4 on Wednesday and won their first home series since July

Park Board seeks help for possible Southwest light-rail fight

Gearing up for a possible legal fight over Southwest light rail, Minneapolis' Park Board voted Wednesday to seek advice from attorneys with transportation expertise.

Hartman: Peterson still might return to Vikings this season

Vikings owners Zygi and Mark Wilf, who held a news conference Wednesday placing star running back Adrian Peterson on the Exempt/Commissioner’s Permission list, taking him off the team but …

Souhan: Peterson only hastened his departure

It’s surprising that the Waffling Wilfs have looked so conflicted and confused on their twisted journey to finally suspending Adrian Peterson. Even if Peterson had maintained the façade of an …

Reusse: In the end, most parties got what they wanted in Peterson situation

A Vikings delegation spent 20 minutes on Wednesday morning attempting to explain what went into decision No. 3 in the Adrian Peterson case. Much of that time was spent …

Twitter recap of Michelle MacDonald's criminal trial

Read all of my tweets sent during Michelle MacDonald's criminal trial.

MacDonald's courthouse campaign stop begins

Michelle MacDonald's trial for suspicion of drunk driving and resisting arrest has begun.

Is the yellow-bellied sapsucker destined to be our new state bird?

There stands a chance that Minnesota will find itself in the market for a new state bird if evolving changes in the climate continue at the current pace.