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YMCA to move headquarters, health club to Gaviidae

The YMCA is to announce Thursday that it will be moving from its current location, shown, to one on Nicollet Mall by 2018.

The board of the YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities has approved a plan to acquire several floors in the Gaviidae Common building for a new downtown headquarters, flagship health club and community service activities.

Woman charged along with boyfriend in Iron Range man's beheading

David A. Haiman

She's accused of being an accomplice to the killing early last week and with assaulting the victim.

'You are not going to die,' she told self after falling off boat, rescuers gone

Lauren Conner with the boat from which she fell. Concern about her children and her familiarity with water helped her survive.

She faced a choice: Tread water and hope she'd be rescued, or swim toward a strip of green on the horizon.

Man found fatally shot on south Minneapolis street after 8:15 a.m. call

Police on the scene where a man was shot to death Thursday morning in south Minneapolis near E. 24th Street and Oakland Avenue S.

No arrests yet in the killing. The man's identity has yet to be released.

UK in shock as top Brexit pusher Johnson avoids leadership bid

Former London Mayor and prominent " Vote Leave" campaigner Boris Johnson leaves his home in north London, Tuesday June 28, 2016.

In a real-life political drama mixing Shakespearean tragedy with "House of Cards," Britain's victorious anti-EU campaigner Boris Johnson saw his chances of leading his country evaporate Thursday after the defection of a key ally.


Fireworks were displayed over the Mississippi River in Minneapolis on July 4, 2015. The fireworks were part of the "Red, White & Boom" celebration hosted by the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board.

Boom! Report ranks Minneapolis second-best city for July 4th festivities

Gunflint Lodge in new hands after more than 80 years
Carver County judge to unseal filings by some of Prince's purported heirs
State VA agency chooses new health care deputy commissioner
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Wild winger Zach Parise

Heading into free agency, here's the Wild's 2016-17 depth chart

Hall of Famer Goose Gossage, Saints to explain baseball's unwritten rules
Joakim Noah for $18 million a year? Forget it, Wolves fans, the Knicks can have him
No charges for U wrestlers, Robinson in Xanax drug case
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Share's in Hershey's soared after Mondalez offered more than $20 billion in cash and stock for the chocolate maker.

Hershey says board unanimously rejects Mondelez takeover bid

American Refugee Committee snags John Griffith, former Target exec and civic leader, for key post
US stock indexes extend rally to a 3rd day
AmeriPride fleet monitoring devices save $500k in fuel and truck costs.


Demonstrators participate in a rally to protest Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump as he attends a private fundraising event, Friday, June 17, 2016, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Don't underestimate the chances of a GOP convention revolt

Global response is needed after Istanbul airport massacre
Sack cartoon: Hillary Clinton and Benghazi
Readers Write (June 30): Pat Summitt, $15-an-hour minimum wage, Benghazi reports, abortion

Hillary Clinton and Benghazi

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Ruby Barnhill and the Big Friendly Giant from Giant Country, voiced by Mark Rylance, in a scene from"The BFG."

Spielberg's 'The BFG' has giant ambition, but comes up short

'Lost in Space' reboot scores 10-episode season on Netflix
Look up! Flipp to play its first gig in 13 years Friday at First Ave
Helicopter parents face off against stealth bombers, mowers and drones
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Paul Brand
Brand: Use torque wrench to tighten Corvette's lug nuts

Q: I have a 2008 Corvette C6 with 44,000 miles. It continues to be a trouble-free delight to drive. My only concern is that when…

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Glen Mason hasn't forgotten being tricked by Nick Saban

The memory of getting pranked in 1978 by Nick Saban is still fresh for Glen Mason.

Jon Tevlin
Tevlin: Homeless man reunited with therapeutic dog

Mike Heath reported that the dog, Baby, was stolen in May. Heath posted fliers all over south Minneapolis, where the dog was believed to have been taken, and showed up at the Star Tribune looking for assistance.


In this Jan. 16, 2011 file photo, actor Dennis Quaid and his wife Kimberly Buffington Quaid arrive for the Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Dennis Quaid's wife files for divorce after 12 years

NFL's Jim Brown reaches $600K deal in video game suit
Alvin Toffler, author of 'Future Shock,' dead at 87
Pregnant Alanis Morissette posts nude underwater photo

Byron Buxton went to the wall to make this catch in a recent game at Target Field.

Molitor shuffles lineup for final with White Sox

Twins get ahead of themselves in ugly loss
In Chicago, Morneau catches up with the Twins
Reusse: Perkins, Hughes were right to be wary about their health

From right, Ivanka, Donald Jr.and Erik Trump listen as their father, US presidential hopeful Donald Trump, speaks at Turnberry hotel in South Ayrshire, where the Trump Turnberry golf course has been revamped, on June 24, 2016. (Andrew Milligan/PA Wire/Abaca Press/TNS)

Trump gets rock-bottom ratings in international survey

Legislators look at lowering hunting age in Minnesota
GOP Senate leader renews calls for ethics hearing against Sen. Jeff Hayden
Judge: Indiana must list both moms for children of lesbians

In this Saturday, April 23, 2016 photo, Loyal White Knights Grand Dragon Will Quigg of Anaheim, Calif., center, shouts to protestors during a "White Pride," rally, in Rome, Ga.

150 years after founding, KKK dreams of rising again for new era

Vessel rescues 19 fishermen from burning boat off Bermuda
Alaska governor limits annual oil-wealth checks to $1,000
Remains of 2 train workers found in Texas; 1 missing

Afghan security forces inspect the site of a suicide attack on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, June 30, 2016. An Afghan official said that a suicide bomber attacked a bus carrying trainee policemen.

Official: Suicide attack on Afghan police convoy kills 37

Istanbul suicide bombers were Russian, Uzbek, Kyrgyz; 13 arrested
Queen marks deadly Somme centenary at Westminster Abbey
Liberia takes over security from UN; 1st time in 13 years

A selection of fireworks from a retailer in Wisconsin.

Why I drive to Wisconsin to buy the really good fireworks every summer

For one month, Minneapolis pianos drew out our thirst for making music
I soured on Twin Cities Pride, but I'll be back for this year's festival
How my dad's reserve prepared me for life with Minnesota men

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