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No charges for U wrestlers in Xanax case

Gophers wrestling coach J Robinson.

County attorney says evidence insufficient, but U is still investigating wrestlers, coach.

New home construction accelerated sharply in June in Twin Cities

New home construction grew sharply this month and was dominated by single-family homes.

Residential construction permits rise, with nearly all for single-family houses.

Advocates for $15 minimum wage rally in Minneapolis, turn in petitions

As Steven Suffridge became the 20,001st person to sign, Ginger Jentzen held a stack of petitions backing a $15 minimum wage.

Mpls. officials will work to verify the signatures.

Mpls. police release final bodycam policy

Nearly 600 officers will be equipped with devices after the July 4th holiday.

Woman acquitted in crash that killed 3 children in Wisconsin

Jurors have acquitted a woman accused of texting before a 2013 crash that killed her daughter and two nieces in western Wisconsin.


New weight equipment and improved food services are among the upgrades at the Salvation Army service center in north Minneapolis.

North Minneapolis Salvation Army center reopens with fitness center, hot meals

Robbinsdale's dilemma: Save Terrace Theatre or open new grocery store
In honoring Paul Bunyan Day, no one stands taller than Minnesota
Motorcyclist, 61, killed during deer collision in Clearwater County
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Joakim Noah, right, will get plenty of attention on the free-agent market despite recent injury problems.

With inflated salary cap, it's a whole new world in the NBA

Reusse: Perkins, Hughes were right to be wary about their health
Must see: Miguel Sano takes a pop-up off his head in Rochester
DNR OKs review of Red River flood project
Scores, schedules and stats
General Mills earned more than expected in the March-to-May period, but U.S. sales remained under pressure.

General Mills sets aggressive profit target, publicly segments products by their potential

More than 100 Nobel laureates take on Greenpeace over GMO opposition
Toyota is recalling 3.37M vehicles around the world
Nobel laureates urge Greenpeace to end opposition to GMOs


Passengers embraced each other at the entrance to Istanbul’s Ataturk airport early Wednesday, June 29, 2016, following their evacuation after a blast. Suicide bombers hit the international terminal of Istanbul’s Ataturk airport Tuesday, killing dozens of people and wounding more than 200.

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
The Somme at 100: Trench battle showed war's terrible learning curve

Hillary Clinton and Benghazi

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Helicopter parents face off against stealth bombers, mowers and drones

The best Twin Cities bars to taste new wines at
Pack up your meals for summer fun (July 4th and beyond)
Kris Kristofferson, Willie Nelson make it through magical night in Mankato
Horoscopes

Jon 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.

The Curry Diva and her $18 south Minneapolis bargain

How time flies: Chef and caterer Heather Jansz, the self-proclaimed Curry Diva, has been cooking in the Twin Cities for 40 years.

Chip Scoggins
Scoggins: Summitt was a treasure to Tennessee and beyond

All Tennesseans — men and women, young and old, basketball fans and non-basketball fans — adored Pat Summitt.


Som Lisaius is a veteran crime reporter at Tucson’s KOLD and Krystin Lisaius is a former reporter at KGUN, also in Tucson.

Married Tucson TV reporters charged after infant ingests cocaine

Prince Harry takes up mom Diana's fight against AIDS
Harder than registering to vote? Obama tries to ID everyone killed in 'Thrones'
Man pleads guilty in robbery of 'Idol's' Scotty McCreery

Justin Morneau is displayed on a mobile device as he talks with reporters before an interleague baseball game against Washington Nationals.

In Chicago, Morneau catches up with the Twins

Postgame: Nunez's triple ruled a double under MLB technicality
Nolasco: Thought I could salvage game
Should we be surprised? Arcia off to hot start with Tampa Bay

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
Illinois lawmakers set to vote on stopgap spending deal

In this June 27, 2016 photo released by the U.S. Coast Guard, Commander Kevin Reed, left, shakes hands with Park Hyog Soo, the South Korean captain of the Panama-flagged cargo ship K. Coral, during an appreciation ceremony in New Haven, Conn. The crew of the K. Coral battled heavy winds and rain to save 19 fishermen who abandoned their burning ship 900 miles southeast of Bermuda in the Atlantic Ocean the previous week. A delegation from the U.S. Coast Guard on Monday thanked the captain and crew for carrying out the rescue.

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
Florida sees first newborn with Zika-related microcephaly

Family members of victims cry outside of the Bakirkoy Medical Center in Istanbul on Wednesday, June 29, 2016.

3 suspected IS suicide bombers kill at least 41 at Istanbul airport

On Ireland's border, Britain's EU exit threatens jobs, peace
Attack at Istanbul airport undermines Turkey's confidence
Australia teen pleads guilty to plot to kill policeman

Walter Hampton of St. Paul played a piano outside the IDS Center earlier this month.

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
I'm a TV newswoman, and no thanks on the lady uniform

Wild or Wolves? Which team is better positioned for the future?

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