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Research finds spike in cancer, asthma near Lowry Av. Bridge

The GAF roofing plant, just upstream from the Lowry Avenue Bridge, makes shingles and stores them on adjacent land it leases from the city of Minneapolis.

Researchers didn't pinpoint a cause of the deaths, but activists didn't hesitate Monday to point fingers a a roofing factory next to the bridge.

2 attackers slit throat of priest, 84, during hostage-taking in Normandy church

Two attackers invaded a church Tuesday during morning Mass near the Normandy city of Rouen, killing an 84-year-old priest by slitting his throat and taking hostages before being shot and killed by police, French officials said.

Builder to replace substandard lumber in Twin Cities apartment projects

Framing was lifted last week to the top level of Hello Apartments, a project under dispute in Golden Valley.

Union prevails in dispute over extensive use of framing wood suspected of being below code.

Convicted sex offender, 90, charged with sex crime at Edina pool

The man had sex toys with him at the time of his arrest, according to the criminal complaint.

Former Rainbow site in south Minneapolis to be redeveloped

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One or multiple tenants could soon occupy the empty Rainbow Foods store in the Longfellow neighborhood.


David Darr reeled in a fish — snack size — as he spent some time with his family at Lagoon Park in Jordan.

In Jordan, an old-country feel contrasts a desire to grow

Robber's gun to Brooklyn Park man's head failed to fire 3 times, charges say
Dad: Mystery man saved life of son shot while delivering pizza in Mpls.
Philando Castile protest closes St. Paul's Summit Av. again
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Phil Loadholt returned to field for practices this spring, but a recent injury setback led to his decision.

Injury setback prompts Vikings tackle Loadholt to retire

Future MVP Mauer still recalls Series snub
It's not time to panic (yet) about Miguel Sano's 3B defense
A look at the offensive line heading into Vikings training camp
Scores, schedules and stats
General Mills widened its recall of flour suspected of being tainted by E.coli.

General Mills widens flour recall into 2016 production at Kansas City plant

Companies turn to 'reverse mentoring' to tap millennials' knowledge
Strong year shaping up for venture capital in U.S., Minnesota
Former Rainbow site in south Minneapolis to be redeveloped


Under pressure, Debbie Wasserman Schultz resigned as the Democratic National Committee chairwoman over the weekend. When she spoke to the Florida delegation on Monday morning, she was nearly drowned out by protesters screaming “You’re ruining our democracy.”

As convention begins, Democrats try to clean up a mess

Dismay with the candidates: Not vote at all? In what world?
Sack cartoon: Hillary's pillory
Readers Write (July 26): Democratic National Committee, alternatives to Trump and Clinton, proposal to close off a city block, MNsure, Germany shooting spree and gun laws

Hillary's pillory

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Malala Yousafzai

'What makes you happy?' Malala will respond to kids' questions at Mpls. speech

Boy George and Culture Club still charm with dance-happy pop-soul at Myth
Dave Eggers sends family on madcap trip in 'Heroes of the Frontier'
Review: Duran Duran turns up the grooves after Chic turned it on early
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Gail Rosenblum
No 'plus one'? How to handle flying solo at a wedding

Close friend's wedding brings up painful feelings after divorce.

Paul Brand
Brand: Car that won't start after fueling is a real Saab story

Q: I am having an odd problem with my 2001 Saab 9-3. After the car is fueled, it is hard to start. I have to…

Mug shot sleaze doesn't justify keeping them secret

The mug shot is the star of the voyeur’s internet. Any web search turns up thousands of images of people booked and photographed by police,…


Roger Ailes, the co-founder of Fox News

Fox-ousted Roger Ailes now focused on writing book, sources say

‘Mystery Science Theater 3000’ reboot to premiere on Netflix
High Times: Lil Wayne cut short concert at California event
Hollywood stars hold climate rally ahead of DNC

Twins-Atlanta series preview

Another Sano error, Boston's homers too much for Twins to overcome
Suzuki eyes Tuesday return after stitches on the chin
Ex-Twin Nathan gets win in return to majors at age 41

Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., checks out the podium before the start of the first day session of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Monday, July 25, 2016.

Franken takes on Trump at DNC

Ellison takes DNC stage, introduces Bernie Sanders
Prosecutors: Rod Blagojevich isn't 'deserving of leniency'
Police shooting of man with gun in boot deemed justified

A wildfire burns close to a home near Sand Caynon and Placerita Caynon in Santa Clarita, Calif., Saturday, July 23, 2016. Hundreds of county and Angeles National Forest firefighters battled the blaze, aided by three dozen water-dropping helicopters and retardant-dropping airplanes. The fire erupted Friday afternoon in the Sand Canyon area of suburban Santa Clarita near State Route 14 as the region was gripped by high heat and very low humidity. Winds pushed it into the adjacent Angeles National Forest.

'Like a freight train': California wildfire guts 18 homes

Pilot avoided home before ditching jet after Obama speech
Transport truck rolls, spills chum salmon across Alaska road
APNewsBreak: Pfizer: Arkansas execution would 'misuse' drug

In this photo provided by Solar Impulse 2, the solar powered plane pilot Bertrand Piccard takes a selfie prior to landing in Seville in Spain on Thursday June 23, 2016. An experimental solar-powered airplane Thursday completed an unprecedented three-day flight across the Atlantic in the latest leg of its globe-circling voyage.The Solar Impulse 2 landed in Seville in southern Spain at 0540 GMT on Thursday, ending a 70-hour flight which began from New York City on Monday. It was the first time a solar-powered plane has made such a journey using zero fuel and zero emissions, organizers said.(Jean Revillard/Solar Impulse 2 via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Historic solar flight marks first round-the-world journey

At least 19 killed, about 20 injured in knifing near Tokyo
Germany's refugee policy under fire after unprecedented spate of attacks
Canadian woman charged for shooting at Pokemon Go players

A family undergoes renovations at the Walker Art Center

How I came to see bipolar disorder as my greatest strength
Thanks, Pokemon Go, for helping me meet cool people in Minneapolis
In the narrative of race, why only black ink on white paper?

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