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Homeland Security Dept. disputes threat posed by 7 travel ban nations

Mohamed lye holds his 4-year-old daughter Nimo as he was reunited with his wife Saido Ahmed Abdille and their other daughter Nafiso, 2, at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport near Bloomington, Minn., after arriving from Amsterdam on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017.

Analysts at the Homeland Security Department's intelligence arm found insufficient evidence that citizens of the seven Muslim-majority countries in President Trump's travel ban pose a terror threat to the United States.

WCCO Radio to be under new ownership as CBS Radio, Entercom merge

WCCO Radio's Chad Hartman interviews his dad, Sid Hartman of the Star Tribune and WCCO Radio, at the 2016 Minnesota State Fair.

CBS has opted to merge its radio business with Entercom.

Lindstrom man charged with murder of longtime neighbor over lake access

Carl P. Anderson, of Lindstrom, was charged in Chisago County District Court Friday with second-degree murder.

The two were arguing over access to a local lake, according to a criminal complaint.

No one hurt when officer fires at speeding car in Minneapolis

A car that had been stopped for speeding Friday night in Minneapolis accelerated at an officer who fired at the driver, who was not hit, police spokesman Corey Schmidt said.

The incident took place in the East Phillips neighborhood.

Woman killed, man arrested in Minneapolis collision that police call alcohol-related

After the two vehicles crashed, one hit a tree and the other hit a parked car, police said.


James Sorenson with Hennepin County fixed the sign in front of a home being renovated on Dupont Avenue N. in Minneapolis.

New Hennepin Countypilot program uses small businesses to renovate tax-forfeited homes

'Widely liked' leader steps in at Minnesota State
Twin Cities Muslims place large ad to support Jews affected by bomb threats
Brooklyn Park City Council tables resolution on immigrants, refugees

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Minnesota Timberwolves' Andrew Wiggins, right, drives around Dallas Mavericks' Yogi Ferrell during the second half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Wolves start post All-Star break push with victory over Dallas

Don't count Paulsen out of Twins' DH/first base mix
Winning streak leaves Gophers basketball in a secure situation
Gophers apply plenty of presure but Badgers pick up the victory

Scores, schedules, and stats
SurModics' 2017 virtual shareholder meeting could be viewed and listened to from the link that the company sent to shareholders.

More companies embrace virtual annual shareholder meetings

WCCO Radio to be under new ownership as CBS Radio, Entercom merge
J.C. Penney to shut 130-plus stores, offer early retirements
Judith McGrann & Friends gets a new owner

President Trump demonstrated his tweeting skills in his office at Trump Tower in New York this past September. He relies on the device to get in touch with his supporters without the filter, as he styled it, of the mainstream media.

OK, Trump twetes before he thinks. So what?

Immigration, crime and more falsehoods from Trump
Sack cartoon: New town-hall technology
Readers Write (Feb. 25): Orchestra Hall and Stanislaw Skrowaczewski; government spending and light rail, plus David Osmek; transgender policy; the Trump administration, private prisons and marijuana, and Sunday liquor sales

New town-hall technology

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Jan and Art Larson on the balcony of their downtown Minneapolis condo.

What helps Minnesota seniors age in place? U researcher has some clues

Sunday's Oscars may end up feeling like a political rally
Former SPCO maestro presides over sexy, daring Minnesota Orchestra program
Jack Brass Band is blowing up Mardi Gras in Minnesota

Schafer: R&D isn't dead, it's broken
Lee Schafer

No one should have been surprised when the Office of the Legislative Auditor found the Minnesota research-and-development tax credit to be a net drain on…

Rosenblum: There's a big battle to save author Brenda Ueland's little house in Linden Hills
Gail Rosenblum

A 117-year-old Minneapolis farmhouse is ripe for teardown, but preservationists think it's worth saving.

Anderson: Bud Grant knows heartache of losing hunting dogs: 'You could say I'm lost'
Dennis Anderson

Bud Grant will be 90 in May and acknowledges that if he replaces Boom, who had to be put down this fall, any new dog likely will outlive him. Still — call it an act of faith — he is wanting a new, trained, Labrador

President Donald Trump

Trump tells conservatives his movement is the future of the GOP

For DNC chair hopefuls, the race could be won by just a few votes
Trump appears to accept invitation to visit Minnesota mine
Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

This Sept. 29, 2016, file photo, shows a section of the Dakota Access Pipeline under construction near the town of St. Anthony in Morton County, N.D.

Pipeline protest camp cleared, but area far from normal

Witnesses: Bar gunman shouted 'get out of my country'
Infant who survived in 1920s sideshow incubator dies at 96
Meet NASA's next space telescope

In this image made from Feb. 13, 2017, airport closed circuit television video and provided by Fuji Television, Kim Jong Nam, exiled half-brother of North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un, talks to airport security and officials after he was attacked at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Malaysia. Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half brother of North Korean ruler Kim Jong Un, died last week after apparently being poisoned in a Kuala Lumpur airport.

Assassination a reminder of North Korea's chemical, biological weapons

Germany slams Russian plan to attack Reichstag replica
Egyptians bear down under worst inflation in a decade
Haiti gov't creates commission to probe prison conditions

Jordan Murphy (3) dunked the ball in the first half against Michigan.

Winning streak leaves Gophers basketball in a secure situation

Gophers apply plenty of presure but Badgers pick up the victory
Reusse: For Gophers baseball, a return to the great indoors
Gophers women's hockey tops Bemidji State 3-1 in WCHA playoff opener

Minnesota Wild players celebrate after scoring during the first period on Saturday against Nashville.

Wild ponders options as NHL trade deadline nears

Fair play? Parise questions double standard of penalty calls at net
Out 40 years, 'Slap Shot' still resonates with players half that age
Rakell gets 2 goals, Ducks snap Bruins' streak with 5-3 win

U.S. actor George Clooney reacts on stage prior to receiving an Honorary Cesar award during the ceremony of the 42nd Cesar Film Awards, at the Salle Pleyel, in Paris, France, Friday, Feb. 24, 2017. This annual ceremony is presented by the French Academy of Cinema Arts and Techniques.

Clooney uses Cesar award to warn about hate in age of Trump

Rihanna is named Harvard University Humanitarian of the Year
Alan Colmes, liberal voice on Fox, dead at 66
'Flip or Flop' star Tarek El Moussa reveals testicular cancer battle