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Clinton, Sanders make case for campaigns to Minn. DFLers

Both Democratic candidates spoke at a DFL fundraising dinner, and earlier, Sanders sought to make inroads with black voters.

Ex-students say Iowa boarding school kept them in isolation boxes

A boarding school for troubled teenagers in Iowa that is being investigated by the FBI routinely kept pupils in small concrete "isolation boxes" for days or weeks and wouldn't let them out unless they sat in a specific posture for 24 hours, according to several former students.





Gold in the Barn
Matchup with Iowa brings lots of challenges but also dreams of what could be

Iowa is built around veteran talent that coach Fran McCaffery has slowly grown through a lot of regional and in-state recruiting.

The Roman Empire
A splendid start to U's softball season

The Gophers softball team beat Utah Valley 9-0 and No. 8 Oklahoma 1-0 on Friday in its first two games of the season.

Paul Douglas on Weather
An Indianapolis winter: arctic breeze today, 40s and rain showers by Friday

I had an aunt who was utterly convinced that I worked in Indianapolis.I think she honestly believed all the "apolis" towns were really one. OK. Not a brain surgeon but she meant well. After a numbing start the long climb begins, a streak of 30s next week, even a couple days in the 40s late next week. More like March than February. We could still squeeze out a couple inches of snow on Sunday, but right now I can't get too excited about amounts; maybe 1-2" for the metro, more closer to the Iowa line.





John Rash
An emerging generation considers campaign 2016

"Generation Z" was shaped by Great Recession and diversity.

Patrick Reusse
Reusse: As always, Twins prospect Walker looking to connect

Adam Brett Walker keeps moving up because of his monster power potential.

Don Lindich
Sound Advice: Good portable turntables went the way of the dinosaur

Q: I want to buy a record player for my granddaughter. She likes the Crosley, but the reviews are terrible. She will need something compact,…