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Sri Lanka failed to heed warnings of attacks that killed 200

A Christian woman lights a candle at a vigil for the for the victims of bomb explosions in churches and hotels in Sri Lanka, in Peshawar, Pakistan, Su

Sri Lankan officials failed to heed warnings from intelligence agencies about the threat of an attack by a domestic radical Muslim group that officials blame for Easter Sunday bombings that killed more than 200 people, the country's health minister said Monday.

State's small dairy farms struggle to survive

Dairy farmers gathered at the Greenwald Pub in Greenwald, Minn., on Tuesday to discuss ideas for saving small dairies that are pressured by low prices

The trend is the same across the country. Since 2000, more than 64,000 dairies with fewer than 200 cows have closed. Over that same period, the number of mega-dairies — those with 1,000 or more cows — has more than doubled.

Trail users decry 'deforestation' along path prepping for SWLRT

Kenilworth trail will close soon for three years as construction begins on the Southwest Light Rail Transit project.

Later this month, builders will begin cutting down more than a thousand trees to make way for the $2 billion Southwest Light Rail Transit project, which will connect Minneapolis to Eden Prairie. The removal of trees and thicket on the trail would be a tangible sign construction of the largest public works project in Minnesota history is moving forward.

Green light given to $444K project along Lake Nokomis' shoreline

The weather was just right for a walk and a bit of stick tossing on Lake Nokomis on Tuesday.

Seeding of native plants is likely to begin in summer, end by fall.

With meter rate changes, free parking vanishes in downtown Minneapolis



The weather was just right for a walk and a bit of stick tossing on Lake Nokomis on Tuesday.

Green light given to $444K project along Lake Nokomis' shoreline

With meter rate changes, free parking vanishes in downtown Minneapolis
'It's tragic': Dozens at Minneapolis Buddhist temple honor victims of Sri Lanka attack
Chinese Christians in Minnesota are praying for Easter rebirth

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The Twins' Byron Buxton slid safely into third base after tagging up on a Jorge Polanco fly out as Orioles third baseman Rio Ruiz awaited the throw in

Twins sweep Orioles with tight 4-3 victory, remain atop AL Central

Park Center's best ever remembers his roots
Ex-Wolves Billups, Booth to interview for president of basketball operations
Loons will lack Gregus, Calvo in Wednesday's game

Scores, schedules, and stats
Melanie Sullivan is the new senior vice president for Ecumen in Shoreview.

Ecumen's new 'chief people officer' leads employee development

Trying for a new look for Twin Cities condo buildings
Minnesota hemp industry is growing like a weed
State's small dairy farms struggle to survive

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey on April 18, delivering his second State of the City address.

Taking the 'warrior' out of Minneapolis policing

Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka: How this year's session can end constructively
We're small-business owners. We support Gov. Walz's budget-and-tax direction
Changes are needed to serve all Minnesota students; so is urgency


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The White Castle building on Lyndale Avenue S. has housed many businesses. Because its historically significant, no signs can be fixed to it.

What's the story behind the marooned Minneapolis White Castle?

At the Guthrie, Broadway's 'Metamorphoses' is more beautiful than ever
Young Minnesotans with 'climate grief' are feeling anxiety – and taking action
Prince's greatest talent? Self-confidence, says the manager who landed 'Purple Rain'

Reusse: MIAC issue is 'about football' and that's nothing new
Patrick Reusse

Long before the budding brouhaha over St. Thomas' giant presence in the MIAC, there was outcry over St. John's and its lopsided scores.

Schafer: UnitedHealth isn't the one to listen to when it comes to Medicare for All
Lee Schafer

UnitedHealth's experience with the ACA says a lot about how big insurance companies react to changes out of Washington.

Minnesota hemp industry is growing like a weed
Neal St. Anthony

Millions is being invested in the budding Minnesota hemp industry, released to grow after several years of testing by the 2018 federal farm bill.




Republicans are taking aim at the Green New Deal, and Democratic activists are fighting for legislation to tackle climate change.

Envrionment becomes key voter concern in Minn., across U.S.

Giuliani: Nothing wrong with Trump camp taking Russian help
AP sources: US to sanction nations for importing Iranian oil
Military vet Moulton joins 2020 presidential race

In this Nov. 28, 2018, file photo, the Dallas skyline rises above the fall foliage appearing in an array of colors around White Rock Lake in Dallas. N

Dallas area leads American cities in 2018 population growth

Smokey Bear gets a new voice for his 75th birthday
Condition of Topeka zookeeper attacked by tiger improving
4 small earthquakes hit different parts of Alaska

A Christian woman lights a candle at a vigil for the for the victims of bomb explosions in churches and hotels in Sri Lanka, in Peshawar, Pakistan, Su

Easter Sunday bomb blasts kill more than 200 in Sri Lanka

British, Nigerian nationals shot dead in central Nigeria
Cuba tells officials to reduce electricity consumption
Yellow vest anger burns in France, fueled by Notre Dame fire

Two candidates for the Timberwolves' president of basketball operations job faced each other in this 2001 game: Chauncey Billups, left, and Calvin Boo

Ex-Wolves Billups, Booth to interview for president of basketball operations

Warriors beat Clippers, take 3-1 series lead to Bay Area
Wolves feel salary-cap pinch as they enter offseason
Celtics complete rare sweep by beating Pacers

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NHL rookie line helped Iowa Wild reach AHL playoffs for first time

Hertl lifts Sharks past Vegas 2-1 in 20T to force Game 7
Marchand helps Bruins beat Maple Leafs 4-2 to force Game 7
Wild's Suter to play in World Championships

Linebacker Blake Cashman, shown at Gophers pro day in March, had a breakout season as a senior.

Former Gophers linebacker Cashman climbs the NFL draft board

Gophers complete softball sweep at Nebraska
Scoggins: Ticket price cuts at least a start for Gophers AD Coyle
Nichols repeats as NCAA all-around champion; Ramler second

In this Saturday, April 20, 2019, photo provided by Katch Silva, Michelle Branch and Patrick Carney pose for a photo in New Orleans. The Grammy-winnin

Michelle Branch, Black Keys' Patrick Carney tie the knot

Happy birthday: Queen Elizabeth II turns 93 on Easter Sunday
John Singleton of 'Boys N the Hood' hospitalized with stroke
Rep: Adele, husband Simon Konecki have separated