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Home building trails job growth, creating distortion in Twin Cities real estate

After months of site prep, construction officially started today on NordHaus, a 20-story apartment tower that will sit atop retail and a restaurant on what was once the heavily contaminated Superior Plating site. Here, a Nordhaus sign hangs above the site where below workers are gathered Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016, in Minneapolis, MN.

Single-family construction is running behind in the Twin Cities, realtors say.

Arnold Palmer, 'King' of the PGA tour, dies at 87

Golfing legend Arnold Palmer gave a thumbs-up, as he signed autographs during the the 3M Championship in 2012.

The seven-time major winner was one of golf's most charismatic champions

11 candles lit as thousands join Wetterlings to remember Jacob

Jacob Wetterling's family left to right Patty Wetterling (mother), Trevor (brother) Jerry Wetterling (father), and his sisters Carmen and Amy spoke during a memorial service at College of Saint Benedict Sunday September 25, 2016 in St. Joseph, MN.

Thousands gather at the College of St. Benedict to honor and remember the 11-year-old boy whose disappearance came to a tragic end after 27 years.

Cedar Rapids residents leave homes before flood

Floodwaters spread over Hwy. 218 on Saturday in Cedar Falls.

City officials hope lessons learned from devastating 2008 flood pay off.

Twin Cities husband of ex-tax judge admits duping IRS

He pleaded guilty to $1M in improper deductions; the case against his wife, a former judge, is pending.


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Jacob Wetterling's family left to right Patty Wetterling (mother), Trevor (brother) Jerry Wetterling (father), and his sisters Carmen and Amy spoke during a memorial service at College of Saint Benedict Sunday September 25, 2016 in St. Joseph, MN.

11 candles lit as thousands join Wetterlings to remember Jacob

The Drive: Why doesn't Metro Transit offer a Vikings equivalent of the Twins Express?
Twin Cities husband of ex-tax judge admits duping IRS
About time: Work begins on face-lift for Minneapolis City Hall clock

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Cam Newton (1) was sacked by Harrison Smith (22) in the fourth quarter.

Defense, special teams rally Vikings over Carolina 22-10

Arnold Palmer, 'King' of the PGA tour, dies at 87
Souhan: Zimmer's coaching has attention - and respect - of Vikings
Twins lose home finale, and 100th game of the season

Scores, schedules and stats
The technology on top of the self-driving Uber cars will shrink over the years as it advances.

Why self-driving Uber cars look so geeky

IPO market remains a shadow of its former self
Gas prices up 4 cents to $2.25 a gallon
How to overcome the tendency to back away from challenges


Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump walked in the rain in August with Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi in Tallahassee, Fla. Democrats want a federal criminal investigation into their financial relationship.

PolitiFact: Clinton charge against Trump not clear-cut

Helping Minnesota's 'unrentables' overcome troubled pasts
Counterpoint: The political contrasts couldn't be more obvious
Readers Write (Sept. 26): U.S. Bank Stadium vs. Lambeau Field, presidential debate, BWCA trail, white-collar crime

Yara Shahidi, starring in ABC’s “Black-ish,” is just one of our most recent exports to Hollywood.

'They're still kids': Child actors, Minnesota roots and Hollywood pitfalls

Should Minnesota Orchestra be looking for Osmo Vanska's successor?
How a tiny Afghan restaurant became unlikely hub for Twin Cities jazz scene
Weekend in Warsaw: Finding beauty in an ugly city

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Comics
Games

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.

Souhan: A grand exit might not be in the cards for Kevin Garnett
Jim Souhan

If Kevin Garnett is not going to become a part-owner or assistant general manager or loud voice at the end of the bench, he has no role in the New Wolves Order.


Twin Cities radio station's 'scoop' on Pitt-Jolie split goes viral

Britain's Prince William, Kate tour Vancouver without kids
Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez dies in boating accident
Young stars of social media fill Dolce&Gabbana front row

Cam Newton (1) was sacked by Harrison Smith (22) in the fourth quarter.

Defense, special teams rally Vikings over Carolina 22-10

Souhan: Zimmer's coaching has attention - and respect - of Vikings
Craig: Vikings special teams on top of their game
Mark Craig's Five Extra Points

A TV cameraman sets up during rehearsals for the presidential debate between Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016.

Gennifer Flowers not invited to presidential debate after all

As Clinton focuses on debate, Trump says he'd champion women
Clinton, Trump to meet separately with Israel PM Netanyahu
Analysis: A primer on Clinton and Trump as debaters

Arcan Cetin

Mall shooting suspect: 'Creepy,' multiple arrests, disputes

Police: 7 injured in stabbings in Boston Theater District
In California, turning shipping containers into homeless housing
Gennifer Flowers not invited to presidential debate after all

Maid of Honour Pippa Middleton, Kate Middleton's sister, right, and bridesmaid Margarita Armstrong-Jones, second from left, leave the Goring Hotel for Westminster Abbey ahead of the Royal Wedding, London, Friday, April, 29, 2011.

UK police arrest man in hacking of Pippa Middleton's phone

N. Korean defectors sold as brides in China want kids back
Jordanian writer on trial over cartoon gunned down outside courthouse
Turks protest assault of young nurse who wore shorts on bus

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

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