Your credit score may change soon: Here's why

The changes don’t alter the main ingredients of your score, but they do take a more finely tuned view of certain financial behaviors that indicate s

Fair Isaac Corp., the company that creates the widely used three-digit FICO score, is tweaking its formula. Here's what consumers should know.

GOP legislator says Mpls. must answer for blocking media coverage of Upper Harbor project

Rep. Dean Urdahl, R-Grove City

Rep. Dean Urdahl criticizes board members for breaking open meeting laws.

Best Buy investigation highlights workplace romance policies in the era of MeToo

Best Buy CEO Corie Barry greeted employees and then customers as the the Richfield Best Buy store opened on Thanksgiving.

Workplace-behavior policies haven't caught up with social expectations.

Pompeo lashes out at journalist; NPR defends its reporter

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a visit to an anti-narcotics police base in Bogota, Colombia, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020.

In a direct and personal attack, America's chief diplomat said the journalist had "lied" to him and he called her conduct "shameful."

'Big John' Duhart, bouncer at Palmer's Bar, dies at 66

“Big John” Duhart

The gentle giant manning the door for two decades at the West Bank institution earned a loyal following among its eclectic clientele.



A woman attended Friday prayers at Dar-Al-Farooq Islamic Center, which was bombed by white nationalist militiamen in 2017.

Minnesota public safety, faith leaders take next step to protect places of worship

Jay Hormel's amazing (piggy) backstory
Marlon James, Kao Kalia Yang among finalists for Minnesota Book Award
Minneapolis Council Member Warsame finalist to head housing authority

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Twins pitcher Brusdar Graterol signed autographs during TwinsFest 2020 on Friday at Target Field.

Twins make their call: Graterol's 100 mph fastball will come out of bullpen

Souhan: Twins hope to boost attendance with family-friendly deals
Wolves show 'progress' vs. Houston but see familiar losing result
Win over Ohio State boosts Gophers back into NCAA tourney projections

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John Stumpf was a small-town Minnesota banker before he became the disgraced former CEO of Wells Fargo.

Schafer: Three years on, the Wells Fargo scandal is still breathtaking

One doctor's cure for the cost of U.S. health care
Some Minnesota liquor stores are beating Total Wine at its own game
Best Buy investigation highlights workplace romance policies in the era of MeToo

Some cities are doing a great job at closing achievement gaps. Minneapolis and St. Paul aren’t.

Research shows progressive places, like Minneapolis, have the worst achievement gaps

It's your turn to make a case, Senate Republicans
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Readers Write: Impeachment trial, Democratic primary contenders


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“The Biggest Loser” host Bob Harper joined trainer Erica Lugo to discuss the show at the Television Critics Association press tour.

'The Biggest Loser' still has serious health issues

One-of-a-kind homes by star architects can be tricky to sell
Tackling a controversial question: Should you paint the woodwork white?
From dark skies to cruises to camping, travel trends for the new decade

Souhan: Twins hope to boost attendance with family-friendly deals

If you want to be known as a family game, you have to have prices that appeal to families. The Twins are doing just that.

'Solar honey' emerging as a win-win for clean-energy proponents, Minn. beekeepers

Dustin Vanasse, a Minnesota farm boy turned chef for 15 years, owns a small Twin Cities outfit called Bare Honey. He was attracting attention like…

New rule would limit emotional support animals on planes. Here's how to give your input.

Roosters have boarded airplanes. So have turkeys, ducks and monkeys — all in the name of service. These animals allegedly helped their owners stay calm.…




Jay Sekulow, personal attorney to President Donald Trump, speaks during the impeachment trial against Trump in the Senate at the U.S. Capitol in Washi

Trump lawyers argue Democrats just want to overturn election

Democratic candidates pour into Iowa for last-minute push
Trump defends Sanders, stoking Democratic divisions
NH GOP committeeman loses reelection effort

A car is parked by the sign of a Humidor cigar lounge in Lisle, Ill., on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020.

Woman kills retired trooper, self at Chicago-area cigar bar

Police: Woman charged after Phoenix airport partly evacuated
Ex-California Gov. Jerry Brown: Stop selling my dad's JFK memorabilia
Pompeo lashes out at journalist; NPR defends its reporter

Rescuers work on a collapsed building after a strong earthquake struck in Elazig in the eastern Turkey, Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020.

Turkish leader slams 'propaganda' as quake deaths rise to 29

Bodies of 3 US fire bombers retrieved from Australian forest
Vatican urges visiting Iraqi president to protect Christians
There's no shortage of stress in Wuhan

Gary Kubiak during the Vikings’ season finale at U.S. Bank Stadium on Dec. 29.

Kubiak to face big decisions in new role as Vikings offensive coordinator

Grading the Vikings: Cousins has best season. Was it worth $100 million?
Vikings assistant GM Paton withdraws from Browns GM search
Time has come for Super Bowl quarterbacks Patrick Mahomes and Jimmy Garoppolo

The Edmonton Oilers’ Connor McDavid

MVP and more: Midseason picks for NHL awards

Paralyzed hockey player Jack Jablonski hired by Los Angeles Kings
In season of milestones, Staal thrilled for another All-Star experience
Wild's Parise aims for more scoring consistency

Minnesota's Sammy Walker (9) celebrated his second-period goal on Dec. 29 vs. St. Cloud State. The Gophers beat Ohio State on Friday.

Gophers hockey overcomes slow start to top Ohio State 6-3

Win over Ohio State boosts Gophers back into NCAA tourney projections
Cornerback Howard no longer in transfer portal, will stay with Gophers
Gophers fall to Wisconsin in OT in women's hockey

Two exuberant DFL candidates — Rep. Donald Fraser, second from left, and Hubert Humphrey — held each other's hands aloft in a victory sign on Nov.

Why is Minnesota's Democratic Party called the DFL?

Is Minnesota actually more German than Scandinavian?
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Why are felons stripped of voting rights, and what other rights do they lose?

An estimated 400-500 parents and students attended the school boundary meeting at East High School on Wednesday.

Proposed school boundary changes in Duluth draw ire of hundreds of parents

Duluth stopped from demolishing blighted brownstone property — for now
Under pressure from residents, Hermantown votes down senior housing project
Leaked e-mail comes under scrutiny at PolyMet hearing

Jade Roper-Tolbert and Tanner Tolbert on an episode of "Bachelor in Paradise" in 2019.

Ex-'Bachelor' contestant stripped of $1M fantasy sports win

Salma Hayek apologizes for praising controversial new novel
Week 1 of Weinstein trial: Vile allegations, X-rated gifts
Rapper YG arrested in Los Angeles on suspicion of robbery

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Golden Valley woman's 'scarf-bombing' starts warm movement in the midst of winter

Stressed-out adults turn to Lego to unwind and tune out
Design company does happy dance
Outpouring of support from community saves North Side music school