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Owner of Varsity, Loring Pasta Bar accused in CTC sex abuse suit

Jason McLean, along with the Children's Theatre Company and co-founder John Clark Donahue, is named in a civil case that revisits the theater's 1980s sex scandal.

Autopsy finds illicit drugs in Minn. college student found dead in farm field

The 18-year-old was found dead in October after a two-week search. Many questions remain about what led to her death.

Access Vikings
Son of ex-Viking Kirk Lowdermilk added to practice squad

The Vikings added safety John Lowdermilk to their practice squad on Tuesday and released linebacker Terrance Plummer from the same unit. Lowdermilk, a son of…

RandBall's Stu Presents: The Packers' Increasingly Lost Season

If you aren't familiar with the Increasingly Lost Season,it's a concept born out ofa series of Tweets by @RandBallsStu, an idea by your humble proprietor…

Twins Insider
Twins minor-league managers return, but coaches shuffled for '16

Doug Mientkiewicz returns after winning championship in Class AAA Chattanooga, but his staff is promoted to Rochester

Tom Horgen
Jeans: In the Raw

Why are some guys wearing the same pair of $200 jeans for six months? The answer lies in the story of raw denim.

Gail Rosenblum
Rosenblum: Restore former prisoners' vote and restore dignity

Gina Evans, community outreach director for Minnesota Adult and Teen Challenge, has a "pretty long history of low-level criminal activity," beginning at 16, including check…

Jim Souhan
Souhan: Vikings' Anthony Barr is already a star

Sunday, in the Vikings' 20-10 victory at Atlanta, Barr made plays deep in Atlanta's backfield, far downfield, in the flat and far down the sideline.

Confessions of a Packers fan who married into a Vikings family

"I grew up with the Green Bay Packers, in suburban Milwaukee, the way you grow up with gravity," writes 10,000 Takes contributor Tim Gihring. Then he married into a family of Vikings fans.

A lesbian mom feels pressure to be perfect

As much progress as we have made in our fight for equality, we still sometimes feel the pressure to be the perfect lesbian family.

The Home Inspector
Repairing a window with fogged glass

I recently had several windows with fogged glass repaired, and I took photos of the process to share with anyone who's curious.