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Isaac Kolstad sues 2 attackers, Mankato bars over injuries

Isaac Kolstad in May.

The former football player suffered a traumatic brain injury after an altercation outside a Mankato bar in 2014.

3 charged, 1 more arrested in St. Paul killing of Minnetonka student

Samantha Burnette, a student at Minnetonka High School, was fatally shot in a St. Paul alley on Sunday, Sept. 25.

Two of three people charged with shooting Samantha Burnette in St. Paul had been released from custody this year.

As Clinton cheers, Donald Trump digs in after debate

Donald Trump during a town hall-style event with Hispanics at Miami Dade College in Miami, Sept. 27, 2016. In the aftermath of a disappointing first debate with Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump lashed out wildly on Tuesday, scolding the moderator, Lester Holt, and criticizing a beauty pageant winner for her physique.

A defensive Donald Trump gave Hillary Clinton plenty of fresh material for the next phase of her presidential campaign on Tuesday, choosing to publicly reopen and relitigate some her most damaging attacks.

Israel mourns as preparations begin for Peres' funeral

Israeli President Shimon Peres in New York, March 1, 2012. Peres, one of the last surviving pillars of Israel’s founding generation, who did more than anyone to build up his country’s formidable military might, then worked as hard to establish a lasting peace with Israel’s Arab neighbors, died Tuesday. He was 93.

Israel on Wednesday mourned the death of Shimon Peres, a former president and prime minister whose life story mirrored that of the Jewish state, as the government began preparations for a funeral that is expected to bring together an array of world leaders and international dignitaries.

Six more potential heirs file challenges in Prince estate case

FILE - In this April 21, 2016 file photo, people stand outside entertainer Prince's Paisley Park compound in Chanhassen, Minn.

The challenges will likely make the complex work of determining Prince's heirs even more complicated and lengthy.


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Clare Eisenberg, left, and Lisa Johnson belong to a group of young philanthropists called Fourth Generation.

New way to give for new generation of donors

Plans for 4th Street Market District in St. Paul aimed at walkers, bicyclists gain support
Hennepin County judge delays demolition of Terrace Theatre; preservation group must pay $6 million
Nurses, Allina stop talks for night; rush hour protest briefly clogs downtown Mpls.

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Grandstands tower above the first tee at Hazeltine National, just another reason the best golfers in the world will get nervous before their first drive.

Souhan: Ryder Cups alter the game of golf and the players competing

Mark Craig's On the NFL: Give Vikings credit where credit is due
After long wait for WNBA playoffs, Lynx eager to face former nemesis Phoenix
Boudreau not thrilled after Wild's preseason loss to Colorado

Scores, schedules and stats
University of Minnesota senior research associate Zeeshan Syedain, shown here in December, who works in Robert Tranquillo’s lab, removed liquid that is used to stimulate the growth of sheep tissue being used to create an experimental artificial blood vessel that can grow along with a patient.

In key advance, U team builds blood vessel that grows with body

Boston Scientific will pay $210M for endoscopy maker EndoChoice
Wells Fargo claws back $41M of CEO John Stumpf's pay package
Nurses, Allina stop talks for night; rush hour protest briefly clogs downtown Mpls.


Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton listens to Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump during the presidential debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., Monday, Sept. 26, 2016.

First debate: Steady Clinton put unprepared Trump on the defensive

Sack cartoon: Clinton-Trump debate
Readers Write (Sept. 28): Clinton-Trump first presidential debate, Arnold Palmer

Clinton-Trump debate

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Screen grab from Forbes' list of the best American cities for millennials. Also: Minneapolis is apparently in Michigan.

Why is Minneapolis a top 10 place to live for millennials? Two words: Office snacks

Missing mist? How to help your kids handle the flu shot
Lester Holt keeps cool in hot-tempered Clinton-Trump debate
Minneapolis' most fashionable turn out for Envision fashion show

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Souhan: Zimmer's coaching has attention - and respect - of Vikings
Jim Souhan

Mike Zimmer's straight talk and expertise have won over the Vikings locker room since he took over as head coach.

Reusse: Familiar style carries Tommies past St. John's 33-21
Patrick Reusse

Standout Jordan Roberts was sidelined with a bad knee, but the ground game remained strong for the Tommies.

Economy ticket costing more than first class? Welcome to airline math
Christopher Elliott

An air traveler bought first-class tickets but was downgraded to economy seats. American Airlines should have refunded the difference between the two fares. But that's not how airline math works.


Hey, honey, remember that time Tom Hanks crashed our wedding photo shoot?

Twin Cities radio station's 'scoop' on Pitt-Jolie split goes viral
Amy Schumer makes out with boyfriend in front of dad on Mets kiss cam
Jane Pauley to succeed Charles Osgood on CBS' 'Sunday Morning'

Defensive end Everson Griffen sacked Panthers quarterback Cam Newton in the fourth quarter Sunday, one of eight Vikings sacks.

Mark Craig's On the NFL: Give Vikings credit where credit is due

Vikings guard Sirles takes Boone's loud advice to heart
Watch Adrian Peterson wake up from knee surgery -- and sing!
Bradford trade has been an early win-win for Vikings and Eagles

Donald Trump during a town hall-style event with Hispanics at Miami Dade College in Miami, Sept. 27, 2016. In the aftermath of a disappointing first debate with Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump lashed out wildly on Tuesday, scolding the moderator, Lester Holt, and criticizing a beauty pageant winner for her physique.

As Clinton cheers, Donald Trump digs in after debate

Franken, Klobuchar to vote to override Obama veto on terrorism lawsuits
Senate blocks stopgap bill to prevent shutdown this weekend
Tracking presidential polls in Minnesota

FBI Director James Comey, shown in July, said Tuesday that Ahmad Khan Rahami's action do not point to a larger terror cell.

Senators press FBI director on response to terrorism threat

House explosion kills fire battalion chief, a rising star
'Pokemon Go' fervor has cooled, but the game isn't dead yet
Move over, princesses; this Halloween, it's all about the superhero

Israeli President Shimon Peres in New York, March 1, 2012. Peres, one of the last surviving pillars of Israel’s founding generation, who did more than anyone to build up his country’s formidable military might, then worked as hard to establish a lasting peace with Israel’s Arab neighbors, died Tuesday. He was 93.

Israel mourns as preparations begin for Peres' funeral

Baby born to Jordanian couple using '3-parent' genetic engineering
The tangled escapades of 'Germany's James Bond' and how he ended up on trial
The Latest: Hamas says it's happy about Shimon Peres' death

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The author's son Eli, at right, visited with his grandmother.

Does an 8-year-old belong in a nursing home?

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