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Median home sale price in Twin Cities hits record $290,000

Movers carried out items from an Edina home in this file photo from July 2014 (FIle photo: Bruce Bisping/Star Tribune) ORG XMIT: MIN1407111611081253

But the number of entry-level listings on the market has fallen throughout the year, stifling home sales, which fell 8.2% in June from a year ago.

Twin Metals says it will store waste differently at Minnesota mine

Not since the battle of 1978 to designate the BWCA as a wilderness area has the town of Ely been so divided. This time it's the possibility of Copper/

The company said its proposed copper-nickel mine near Ely will have safeguards to prevent pollution feared by environmentalists.

Peavey Plaza reopens with a splash on Nicollet Mall

After renovations, Peavey Plaza in downtown Minneapolis was given a grand re-opening, which included running the water fountains and filling the refle

The plaza now has a shallow splash pad, wheelchair-accessible ramps and other new features.

Deemed dangerous, Epstein denied bail in sex abuse case

FILE - In this July 30, 2008, file photo, Jeffrey Epstein, center, appears in court in West Palm Beach, Fla. At the center of Epstein's secluded New M

A judge denied bail for jailed financier Jeffrey Epstein on sex trafficking charges Thursday, saying he poses a danger to the public and might use his "great wealth and vast resources" to flee the country.

American warship destroys Iranian drone in Strait of Hormuz

In this May 1, 2019, photo provided by the U.S. Navy, the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) transits the San Diego Bay in San Diego, Calif. Pr

A U.S. warship on Thursday destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz after it threatened the ship, President Donald Trump said. The incident marked a new escalation of tensions between the countries less than one month after Iran downed an American drone in the same waterway and Trump came close to retaliating with a military strike.



Motorists make their way through road construction on I-35W at County Road 10 in Mounds View.

Weekend traffic: Backups expected as I-494 in Mendota Heights will be down to a single lane

Woman injured in fall at Gooseberry Falls dies
After 22-mile trip to Isle Royale, Jet Skier says he's 'embarrassed' for needing rescue
9 days already served is sentence for Lino Lakes man who shot and killed 2 trumpeter swans

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Towns: Wolves culture under Thibodeau wouldn't have been good for rookies

Towns: Wolves culture under Thibodeau wouldn't have been good for rookies

Reusse: Twins fans demanding trade should remember loss of Ramos
Fleck jokes midseason slump had him wondering about job security
Wolves introduce top pick Culver, sign Naz Reid to multiyear deal

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Movers carried out items from an Edina home in this file photo from July 2014 (FIle photo: Bruce Bisping/Star Tribune) ORG XMIT: MIN1407111611081253

Median home sale price in Twin Cities hits record $290,000

UnitedHealth Group beats expectations, posts a profit of nearly $3.3 billion
Twin Cities fish distributor opens a plant to process meat in Northfield
5G arrives in St. Paul. Just a little, like in Mpls.

U.S. Reps. Ayanna Pressley, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Rashida Tlaib listened as Rep. Ilhan Omar responded to remarks by President Donald Trump afte

Ilhan ('Send her back!') Omar has always been Trump's main target

Another downtown Minneapolis shooting puts spotlight on security plans
What the FaceApp freak-out actually reveals? That our privacy fears are flexible
Thank (or blame) John Paul Stevens for your binge-watching habit


Sack cartoon: The party of Lincoln
The party of Lincoln

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A scene from “The Lion King.”

Disney remade 'The Lion King' – and they shouldn't have

Faces of murdered Mexican journalists haunt a show at Minneapolis Institute of Art
6 ways to get your crayfish fix this summer
Sprawling exhibit center at State Fair highlights what's new this year

Reusse: Twins fans demanding trade should remember loss of Ramos
Patrick Reusse

If you're among the Twins fans clamoring for the team to make a drastic move to help the bullpen, a reminder that things often don't turn out in the long run.

Hartman: Garver keeps hitting as Twins lead shrinks in AL Central
Sid Hartman

The Twins looked lost in two losses to the Mets at Target Field, but their star catcher produced.

Scoggins: As trade deadline approaches, Twins deserve bold move by front office
Chip Scoggins

Twins fans have endured far too many summers of bad, boring baseball in order to finally experience what's happening right now. The team deserves a major move to ensure an even better chance of success.




President Donald Trump spoke with Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, left, and Attorney General William Barr in Rose Garden on Thursday.

House holds 2 Trump officials in contempt in census dispute

Trump delves into accusation about Rep. Omar's marital history
House blocks maverick Democrat's Trump impeachment effort
EPA defends pesticide linked to brain damage in children

FILE - In this July 30, 2008, file photo, Jeffrey Epstein, center, appears in court in West Palm Beach, Fla. At the center of Epstein's secluded New M

Deemed dangerous, Epstein denied bail in sex abuse case

Fed-up Puerto Ricans march demanding governor resign
Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman sentenced to life in prison
No 'manpower': Berkeley bans gender-specific words in code

Smoke billows from a three-story building of Kyoto Animation in a fire in Kyoto, western Japan, Thursday, July 18, 2019. Kyoto prefectural police said

Man shouting 'You die' kills 33 at Japan anime studio

Notre-Dame came far closer to collapsing than anybody knew
Ebola outbreak in Congo declared a global health emergency
World hunger continues rising amid war, climate change, U.N. reports

Twins left fielder Eddie Rosario dropped a fly ball hit by Adeiny Hechavarria in the eighth inning. Two runs scored on the play.

Twins collapse in 14-4 loss to Mets, lead shrinks to four games

Ope! Sometimes you get in a Twitter battle with the Cleveland Indians
Prolific tweeter, troubled reliever: May tries a farewell to Twitter
Royals hold off White Sox 6-5 to sweep 4-game series

Minnesota Vikings running back Roc Thomas (32)

Vikings running back Roc Thomas suspended for three games by NFL

Broncos out to forge new identity following owner's death
Broncos kick off NFL training camps with Sanders on board
Vikings backup RB Roc Thomas gets 3-game suspension

Gophers coach P.J. Fleck and his players celebrated their 34-10 Quick Lane Bowl victory over Georgia Tech last Dec. 26 in Detroit.

No respect? Media picks Gophers football sixth in Big Ten West

5 Big Ten Media Days story lines to watch for Gophers, others
Recruiting picks up for Rochester's Gabe Madsen, but what about his twin?
Wolves introduce top pick Culver, sign Naz Reid to multiyear deal

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Why is 'southeast' Mpls. actually northeast of downtown?

Sorry, but why do Minnesotans say 'ope' all the time?
Is Duluth the most inland seaport in North America?
How did the Twin Cities become a hub for Somali immigrants?

Actor Kevin Spacey listens to attorney Alan Jackson during a pretrial hearing on Monday, June 3, 2019, at district court in Nantucket, Mass.

Prosecutors drop groping case against Kevin Spacey

TV heaven: 'Modern Family' star to marry 'Bachelorette' star
Beyoncé and docs on R. Kelly, Michael Jackson get Emmy nods
Johnny Clegg, anti-apartheid musician in South Africa, dies

Nawal Noor was named one of 24 Bush Foundation fellows this year. She plans to expand her business and pursue national leadership opportunities.

Somali American is trailblazer in a construction field with few women, people of color

New nonprofit Let Grow urges parents to land those helicopters and let kids be kids
Twin Cities' theater brings magical, free, puppet shows to backyards and parks
Diner patrons treat WWII veteran to hearty breakfast every day