Eden Prairie couple among evacuees from cruise ship

American evacuees from the Diamond Princess cruise ship arrived at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland on Feb. 17, 2020 in San Antonio, Texas.

The couple landed stateside Sunday in a jumbo jet ferrying some of the roughly 400 American passengers from the ocean liner Diamond Princess.

Hundreds of spinouts and crashes across Minnesota in wake of winter storm

Transportation officials reported at least two fatal crashes on state roads.

Push to ban underage marriage gains momentum in Minnesota

Dawn Tyree shared her emotional testimony how she was forced in marriage at the age of 13 to a man who was 32 during a news conference at the State Ca

After falling short in the Republican-controlled state Senate last year, the End Child Marriage Bill has picked up support from a key committee GOP chairman.

Kahn Rule could force Mpls. council members to run twice for seats

Minnesota GOP lawmakers take aim at Twin Cities crime

Violent crime, including rape, robbery and aggravated assault on public transit — both buses and light rail — increased by 35% in 2019 over the pr

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey challenged House Republicans after news conference.



CCX Media News Director Shannon Slatton was on set during a live news broadcast Friday. The station is funded by an annual fee from private cable comp

New FCC rule threatens funding for community TV programming

Bar in downtown St. Cloud is a total loss after early morning fire
Owner of St. Paul's Commodore restaurant to pay city $25K in dispute
Iconic smiley water tower faces uncertain future in Freeport, Minn.

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Twins manager Rocco Baldelli

Baldelli says the magic words to Twins: World Series

Question for Gophers' Olympic hopefuls: Should I stay in school?
'I can hold my head high,' Boudreau says of his Wild tenure
Denny Hamlin wins 3rd Daytona 500; Ryan Newman hospitalized

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Rick Rieder, chief investment officer for fixed income at BlackRock Inc., talked to U students last week.

BlackRock's Rieder: 2020 investing will be fine but not like 2019

Uptown store owner couldn't find e-bike with fat tires so started making them
Pier 1 files for bankruptcy protection amid online challenge
Multiple automakers could soon be rolling out battery-powered trucks

Thomas Van Lear was the first socialist mayor of Minneapolis.

'Democratic socialists' should look to American Northland for a Nordic utopia

Another crime uptick in downtown Minneapolis — this time near Vikings stadium
Launch a fundraiser to save 'smiley water tower' in Freeport, Minn.
Readers Write: Rule of law, freedom of the press, Minneapolis parking, Houston Astros


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Joe Henry released his latest album, “The Gospel According to Water,” in November. He plays Thursday at the Dakota in Minneapolis.

After beating a cancer death sentence, Joe Henry will bring his life-affirming songs to Minneapolis

At 64, Rosanne Cash says women her age have 'a lot to say, and a lot less to lose'
Bon Iver announces election-related Wisconsin concerts for October
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Scoggins: Hopkins' Bueckers dazzling, inspiring a generation of girls

The nation's No. 1-ranked player is a humble sensation in local gyms and on social media.

These dogs and their owners are matches made in ... you tell us

Think you know dogs? Read the biographical sketches that accompany each photo here and see if you can match each human with his or her best friend.

Schafer: Shale oil passed its peak without making money

There was a boom in it a few years ago, big enough to be felt in Minnesota. But the reckoning is underway.




Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif, center, speaks during a media conference after a meeting at NATO headquarters in Brussels, Monday, Feb. 17

US House speaker Pelosi warns allies against using Huawei

Minnesota GOP lawmakers take aim at Twin Cities crime
Minn. lawmakers set for Round 2 of debate over election security funding
Top Minnesota Republican optimistic about keeping majority

In this image from a video taken on Monday, Feb. 17, 2020, Paul Molesky, right, and Cheryl Molesky, who evacuated off the quarantined cruise ship the

They escaped an infected ship, but the flight home was no haven

Survivor of Pearl Harbor attack dies, leaving three who fled USS Arizona
Jeff Bezos commits $10 billion to fight climate change
Hundreds still flooded from homes in Mississippi capital

Relatives post a photo of Fatima, a 7-year-old girl who was abducted from the entrance of the Enrique C. Rebsamen primary school and later murdered, a

Killing of 7-year-old stokes anger in Mexico over femicides

They escaped an infected ship, but the flight home was no haven
Virus claims life of hospital director in hard-hit Wuhan
UN: Impact of long Libya war on civilians is `incalculable'

A male bison was born on April 30th at the Minnesota Zoo. The calf is part of a herd in an exhibit along the zoo’s Northern Trail and is also part o

When did wild bison disappear from Minnesota?

Does Minnesota really have the worst winters in the country?
What does Ski-U-Mah mean and how do you pronounce it?
Why is Minnesota's Democratic Party called the DFL?

Signs recruit Census takers in downtown Duluth. A number of northern Minnesota counties — including St. Louis County, where the federal bureau is se

Census recruiting in northeastern Minn. lags, even as pay hits $24 an hour

Duluth looks to more than double number of vacation home permits
Duluth pumps brakes on school boundary changes
University of Minnesota Duluth finds buyer for its KUMD radio station

This May 8, 2018, photo shows Taylor Swift performing during her "Reputation Stadium Tour" opener in Glendale, Ariz.

Taylor Swift's father safe after fight with burglar

Mickey Wright, golf great and early LPGA force, dies at 85
Kellye Nakahara Wallett of "M-A-S-H" dies at age 72
He's still standing: Elton John to finish Down Under tour

The CHS Myrtle Grove terminal is the southernmost grain-loading facility on the Mississippi River.

Dredging down the Mississippi may lift crop prices in Minn.

Hemp rules give Minnesota farmers little room for error with law enforcement
U.S. farm income will drop by 9% in 2020, USDA forecasts
Canada antitrust officials probe Cargill, other firms in dealings with tech startup

Sarah Reasoner working out at Los Campeones gym in northeast Minneapolis.

One of the world's strongest firefighters is recruiting other women to St. Paul

From prison to playwright: Mpls. woman is 'a voice for those who don't have one'
How Twin Cities became one of the largest hubs for workplace diversity, inclusion
At age 10, she's already working to clean up the beaches