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Minnesotans reject school bond issues at highest rate in years

"There is just a lot of anti-tax sentiment right now," one school superintendent said.

Castile, Yanez families inextricably linked by tragedy

Philando Castile's memorial near where he was shot by St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez on Larpenteur Avenue in Falcon Heights, in a file photo taken past year.

On eve of trial, Yanez and Castile families acknowledge lives altered forever by shooting.

On St. Louis River, massive cleanup project now in doubt

River rebounds: Long a dumping ground for pollutants, the St. Louis River, seen above at Jay Cooke State Park, is entering a key phase of its cleanup.

Proposed cut to Great Lakes fund comes at delicate time for St. Louis River.

Portland mayor aims to nix free-speech rally, fears 'hatred'

Tiger Woods blames medications for his arrest on DUI charge

This image provided by the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office on Monday, May 29, 2017, shows Tiger Woods. Police in Florida say Tiger Woods has been arrested for DUI. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office says on its website that the golf great was arrested Monday and booked at about 7 a.m. (Palm Beach County Sheriuff's office via AP)

Tiger Woods attributed an "unexpected reaction" to prescription medicine for his arrest on a DUI charge that landed him in a Florida jail Monday for nearly four hours.



Michael Finley, a journeyman from Raytown, Mo., works on the ceiling of the capital rotunda’s north side.

Minn. Historical Society losing its preservation authority

Minneapolis nonprofit aims to stop summer skills slide with simple solution: free books
What's open on Memorial Day
Walker postpones garden opening after 'Scaffold' protests

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The Penguins' Jake Guentzel, center, celebrated his goal against the Nashville Predators with Ian Cole, left, and Matt Cullen during the third period in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final on Monday.

Penguins stumble, snap back with Guentzel's winning goal in Game 1

Twins' big rally trumped by Astros' bigger rally
Scoggins: Spurning fresh arms leads to baffling bullpen fiasco by Twins
Eden Prairie sprinter pushed his pace in the face of adversity

Scores, schedules, and stats
FILE - This Feb. 2, 2015, file photo, depicts a part of a U.S. $100 bill. The federal government is borrowing about one out of seven dollars it spends and steadily piling up debt _ to the tune of about $14 trillion held by investors. Over the long term, that threatens the economy and people�s pocketbooks.

As Americans take on more debt, some pockets of concern

Hack your car? Minnesota-based entrepreneurs have a tool for you
Does your company have a healthy culture, or just 'bumper-sticker' values?
How to draft a summer flex schedule that makes sense

Israeli supplies were air-dropped to troops in the Sinai in June 1967.

Assessing the Six-Day War, 50 years later

A welcome push from Minneapolis Fed to address economic disparities
Counterpoint: Public initiative, not private incentives, are needed to improve north Minneapolis
Readers Write: Pines vs. climate change, aging, teaching, school funding, speech on campus, toll roads



Clockwise from top left: Trevor Noah hosts “The Daily Show,” Seth Meyers hosts “Late Night” and Samantha Bee hosts “Full Frontal.” All have rewritten episodes on the fly to get in breaking news.

Forget getting the last laugh – late-night hosts want the first one

Soundset survives last-minute cancellations in a strong 10th year
The silliest Wonder Woman comic book stories of all time
Welcome to the world's coolest kindgergarten: A German soccer stadium

Scoggins: Spurning fresh arms leads to baffling bullpen fiasco by Twins
Chip Scoggins

The Twins bullpen's stat line Monday looked like something out of youth in-house baseball: 14 runs, 13 hits, two home runs, three walks, a hit batter and a partridge in a pear tree.

Souhan: Twins' Mauer does what he does best, reaching base seven times
Jim Souhan

Try this sentence on for size: Joe Mauer made his first out of the game in the bottom of the 15th inning, 6 hours, 23 minutes after the first pitch.

Scoggins: Bridgewater video is Vikings' subtle message of optimism
Chip Scoggins

The Vikings wouldn't have released that Teddy Bridgewater video if they didn't feel reasonably optimistic about his progress.




Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) walks to his office following a vote on Capitol Hill in Washington, May 25, 2017. (Doug Mills/The New York Times)

McConnell juggling diverse demands on Republican health bill

Trump's immigration views cast shadow on Virginia race
Trump weighs White House overhaul
University of California to end lavish spending on dinners

People embrace Sunday, May 28, 2017, outside a Bogue Chitto, Miss., house where several people were fatally killed during a house-to-house shooting rampage Saturday in Lincoln County, Miss. A man was arrested Sunday in the shooting rampage that left several people dead, including a sheriff's deputy.

Ultimate sacrifice: Teen dies shielding cousin from gunfire

Portland mayor aims to nix free-speech rally, fears 'hatred'
Old South monument backers embrace "Confederate Catechism"
80,000 U.S. service members remain missing in action

German Chancellor Angela Merkel talks with President Donald Trump during a "family photo" with G7 leaders at the Ancient Greek Theater of Taormina, during the G7 Summit, Friday, May 26, 2017, in Taormina, Italy. From left, European Council President Donald Tusk, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Merkel, and Trump.

Merkel warns against 'simple answers' after Trump meetings

French president flexes diplomatic muscles in Putin meeting
Sri Lanka finds more bodies as mudslide deaths reach 151
The handshake the world was waiting for

The Astros' George Springer, left, and Jake Marisnick celebrated as they score the tying and go-ahead runs against the Twins on a double by Josh Reddick in the eighth inning at Target Field on Monday.

Twins' big rally trumped by Astros' bigger rally

Scoggins: Spurning fresh arms leads to baffling bullpen fiasco by Twins
Byron Buxton hand injury not serious, but his departure has big impact on Twins
Postgame: Rosario's day included some thrills -- and spills

Vikings defensive line coach Andre Patterson goes back with Mike Zimmer for three decades, a friendship that is one reason why Patterson is the one Zimmer has entrusted to make sure "I kind of get his message across to the team," Patterson said.

With trusty Vikings assistant Andre Patterson near, Mike Zimmer can rest easy

Scoggins: Bridgewater video is Vikings' subtle message of optimism
Hartman: Vikings need their recent draft picks to develop quickly
Andre Patterson's career highlights

FILE - In this May 2, 2016 file photo, Ben Stiller, left, and Christine Taylor arrive at The Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit Gala, celebrating the opening of "Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology" in New York. Stiller and actress Christine Taylor released a joint statement Friday, May 26, 2017, announcing their breakup. They were married in May 2000 and have two children, who they said will remain their priority.

Ben Stiller and wife Christine Taylor announce separation

Ariana Grande vows Manchester benefit concert: 'We won't let hate win'
'Property Wars' star facing trial for wire fraud in Phoenix
JFK's last birthday: Gifts, champagne and wandering hands on presidential yacht