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Two Prince estate claimants object to doing genetic testing

In this 2007 file photo, Prince performs during the halftime show at the Super Bowl XLI football game at Dolphin Stadium in Miami.

Two people claiming to be heirs of Prince's estate are objecting to having to take blood and genetic tests to prove their relationship to the musician.

Minnesota woman survives 100-foot fall during Arizona hike

A helicopter pilot hovers his aircraft above an 800-foot cliff during the rescue of an injured hiker Saturday.

A hiker from Minnesota has been rescued after falling 100 feet from a cliff in northwestern Arizona and spending 24 hours stranded with serious injuries.

Revival's fried chicken will be among the local food offerings at U.S. Bank Stadium.

Revival, Ike's, Spoon and Stable will join Zimmern for food at U.S. Bank Stadium

Attorney: Archdiocese engaging in 'massive scheme' to defraud creditors
Rogers horse farm owner badly burned trying to save animals from fire
Suspect wanted in north metro home burglary spree, sex assault of 9-year-old girl
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Minnesota Twins' Eddie Rosario, left, and Danny Santana, right, welcome Miguel Sano after his walk-off single gave the Twins a 6-5 win over the Cleveland Indians in a baseball game Tuesday, April 26, 2016, in Minneapolis.

Was it a double-standard to leave Miguel Sano in after taking Eddie Rosario out?

Updating our defensive depth chart projection for Vikings' spring workouts
Scoggins: Maybe Dozier will get the hint from the bench
Could the Wolves benefit from 'Global Ambassador' like Drake?
Scores, schedules and stats
A drop in smartphone sales hurt Best Buy's first quarter revenue, but not as much as it had feared.

Best Buy's chief cost cutter and key figure in turnaround is leaving

Delta hiring 40 people to help speed up TSA lines at MSP
Minn. farmers warned not to plant Monsanto's latest Roundup soybeans
Cliffs Natural and Minnesota Power sign $31 million power agreement

Gold in the Barn
Minnesota to face Florida State in the ACC /Big Ten Challenge for the third time in five years

The Gophers beat the Seminoles in the two-conference series in 2013 and 2014.

Inside Track
Goldman Sachs downgrades General Mills to "sell"

Analyst sees more risk at General Mills as its market share falls and the possibility of costly acquisitions rises.

Russo's Rants
Wild reaches deal with prospect Chase Lang; other signing news

The Wild signed one of its three 2014 sixth-round picks Tuesday

U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Clarence Thomas delivered a commencement address at Hillsdale College in Michigan on May 14.

The Clarence Thomas dissent that broke my heart

Minnesota Legislature's failures give Gov. Mark Dayton an edge
Treatment costs: Don't jeopardize my health to fix health care
Readers Write (May 24): The 2016 Legislature, the rich and taxes

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The Viking Bar reopens this week with music and food on the new menu

Summer fun awaits in Minnesota
Forever young: 25 things you should know about Bob Dylan on his 75th birthday
Sebastian Junger explores PTSD and loss among vets in 'Tribe'

Patrick Reusse
Twins of 1981 were unwatchable … but better than these yahoos

A player by player comparison makes it obvious, and unpalatable

Paul Brand
Brand: Lightly driven Edge just needs some annual care

Q: In 2009, we purchased a new 2008 Ford Edge. My husband followed all required maintenance. He passed away last year and last October I…

Graydon Royce
Review: Walking Shadow's 'The Christians' is a thoughtful, gripping take on religious ideology

"The Christians" is a gripping story of people caught in a crisis of ideology and comity.

Candace Payne, right, joined James Corden and a special guest for a Chewbacca fest.

James Corden gets driven to work by Chewbacca mask lady, with special guest

Helen Hunt mistaken for Jodie Foster by barista
Johnny Depp's daughter, Lily-Rose, face of new Chanel scent
Bill Cosby ordered to stand trial in decade-old sex case

Royals catcher Salvador Perez tagged the Twins' Eduardo Nunez after Nunez struck out swinging in the fourth inning of Kansas City's 10-4 victory over the Twins on Monday night at Target Field.

Nolasco, Twins swamped by Kansas City's 10-run attack

Bremer says Twins player 'confronted' him over broadcast remarks
Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph announces twins are on the way — at Twins game
Postgame: Bullpen still thin; Molitor on Sano's defense, Polanco's play

FILE - In this July 31, 2015 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump drives his golf buggy during the second day of the Women's British Open golf championship on the Turnberry golf course in Turnberry, Scotland. Trump wants to build another huge wall, this time to keep out the rising seas threatening to swamp his luxury golf resort in Ireland. He has called climate change a �con job� and a �hoax.� But in a permit application filed earlier this month in County Clare, Ireland, the Trump International Golf Links and Hotel is seeking permission to build a two-mile-long stone wall between it and the Atlantic Ocean.

Trump proposes wall to protect golf resort from rising seas

Nolan tries again for constitutional amendment to limit campaign contributions
Legislative Auditor Jim Nobles sends stern letter to Perpich Center for Arts Education
The Latest: Lynch says Fayetteville police join reform trend

An artist interacted with visitors to the Northrup King Building during Art-A-Whirl last year.

Does Art-A-Whirl still matter? This Minneapolis photographer thinks so

Minneapolis therapist asks: Do English majors suffer more than most?

FILE - In this May 10, 2016, file photo, Jerry Ilo holds a gun that he uses to teach the Hawaii Department of Natural Resources hunter education training course in a classroom in Honolulu. Ilo was one of several Hawaii residents to speak out against a bill passed by lawmakers to allow Hawaii gun owners to be registered in a federal database that will automatically notify police if an island resident is arrested anywhere else in the country.

Hawaii could be first to put gun owners in federal database

Officer acquitted on all charges in Freddie Gray case
Supreme Court upends all-white jury verdict, death sentence
Actor-director Timothy Busfield will work at Michigan State

FILE - This file still image taken from video posted Saturday, May 21, 2016, on the official Facebook page of the Egyptian Armed Forces spokesman shows some personal belongings and other wreckage from EgyptAir flight 804 in Egypt. Human remains retrieved from the crash site of EgyptAir Flight 804 suggest there was an explosion on board that may have brought down the aircraft in the east Mediterranean, a senior Egyptian forensics official said on Tuesday, May 24, 2016.

Forensic expert suggests explosion downed EgyptAir jet

Obama lifts decades-old arms ban in his 1st visit to Vietnam
Greek police evacuate hundreds from Idomeni refugee camp
Austria's version of 'the Bern' is victorious

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