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Western N.D. oil boom ignites cash-spending splurge

Big-earning workers making extravagant purchases are also leaving piles of money for local businesses and taxes in their wake.

Secret Service boosts security outside White House

The Secret Service chief has stepped-up security outside the White House after a man with a knife who jumped the fence made it into the presidential residence before being apprehended, officials said Saturday.





Craig: Week 3 NFL Picks & Power Rankings

What would you rather do on a Sunday morning than wake up early and read weekly picks and power rankings involving 32 teams that basically are of equal strength …

Reusse blog: Minnesota boxing honors its best

The fifth Minnesota Boxing Hall of Fame ceremony will be held on Oct. 3 at Mystic Lake.

U shut out in soccer for first time despite 22 shots

Senior Night did not go so well. Iowa beat the Gophers 1-nil.





Tevlin: Peterson adds to discussion at fathers group, crisis nursery

Someone from the school had called to tell him that his son was in trouble. On his walk to the school, Melvin found himself getting angrier and angrier. His internal dialogue …

Hartman: Gophers did what they had to with injuries

The good news about the Gophers football team is that it is 3-1 after beating San Jose State 24-7, even though backup quarterback Chris Streveler completed only one pass …

Souhan: Vikings need a crisis manager

This might shock those who have watched the team’s decisionmakers walk face-first into the walls of a maze of their own construction this week, but it is nevertheless true: The …


2014 Night to Honor Israel

It was a night of extraordinary interfaith partnership.

The Community is Speaking, but Chief Harteau is Not Listening

The Mpls chief's absence from a community listening session is unacceptable in light of growing concerns about police misconduct and abuse.

Northbound Smokehouse Brewpub Celebrates Two Years

The brewpub that offered investors free beer for life is turning two years old.