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Rep. Omar blasts Israel, Trump over trip decision

Rep. Ilhan Omar, right, with Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., at her side, were joined at Monday’s news conference by Minnesotans who have been affected

Speaking at a packed news conference in the State Capitol with fellow Rep. Rashida Tlaib, she vowed to continue to "highlight the human cost" of Israel's policies.

Planned Parenthood exit to have outsized effect in Minn.

The Planned Parenthood Minnesota, South Dakota and North Dakota headquarters in St. Paul.

The organization's withdrawal from federal family planning program will have a disproportionate effect in Minnesota, where 90% of Title X patients are served by Planned Parenthood; that figure is 40% nationwide.

Early homecoming for Minnehaha Academy students, staff who were displaced by deadly blast

Sue Poston and Terry Bjorklund look up at the support beam with signatures from alumni, students, teachers and board members.

Two years after deadly blast, Minnehaha Academy celebrates its new upper campus.

Police arrest suspect in Minneapolis apartment slaying

The slaying was the city's 23rd homicide of the year.

Loss in court slices millions from Minnesota state budget

Rulings mean Minnesota can't tax certain trust accounts.



Sue Poston and Terry Bjorklund look up at the support beam with signatures from alumni, students, teachers and board members.

Early homecoming for Minnehaha Academy students, staff who were displaced by deadly blast

Green Line's new schedule means displacement for homeless riders
Grand Marais property photo survey draws accusations of shaming
SUV crashes into Starbucks in Eagan; three injured

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Minnesota Twins' Jorge Polanco rounds third base en route to scoring against the Chicago White Sox on a single by Nelson Cruz in the first inning of a

Sweet spot in Twins schedule gets off to sour start

Scoggins: Graterol's arm too electric for Twins not to give him a shot
Trying to salvage career, Treadwell calls himself an 'underdog'
Gophers volleyball gets cool treat: An air-conditioned home

Scores, schedules, and stats
The headquarters of Alerus Financial Corp. in Grand Forks, N.D.

Grand Forks banking company, with large Twin Cities presence, files for IPO

CEO Pay Watch: Medtronic's Omar Ishrak earned $14 million last fiscal year
Target to replace Archer Farms, Simply Balanced with new flagship food brand
Minnesota utilities will study if the $2B CapX2020 grid improvements were enough

The town of Upernavik in western Greenland, a country that has caught President Donald Trump’s acquisitive eye. Territorial transfers aren’t commo

Trump can't buy Greenland but isn't crazy to covet it

Leaked memo shows the hell to pay from a 'no-deal' Brexit
What to expect when you're expecting a recession
What Stacey Abrams brings to the leadership conversation


Sack cartoon: Taking the prize
Taking the prize

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Top, “Tradeswomen: Get Serious!” by Meadow Muska, 1976.
Above, Muska stands beside a 1978 photo of herself in the exhibit. Courtesy of the Minneap

Once-taboo images by a Minnesota-born photographer reveal lesbian lives in the 1970s

Pumpkin Spice Spam makes its debut this fall
Refreshed Stray Cats rock this Minnesota casino on their reunion tour
3 ways to meet out-of-town food and drink stars coming to Minneapolis

Souhan: Zimmer praises Vikings offense after win — hey, it's a start

Let's search for hints, clues and annoyances from the Vikings' exhibition (the NFL hates that word) game at U.S. Bank Stadium on Sunday.

Theater Mu's 'Hot Asian Doctor Husband' premieres with deadpan wit

"Hot Asian Doctor Husband," full of profanity and sharp wit, has its buzzy premiere at Mixed Blood.

Minneapolis-based marketer Russell Herder is a quiet force in a loud industry

Minneapolis-based Russell Herder has carved out a niche by cultivating clients with a social purpose.




Rep. Ilhan Omar, right, with Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., at her side, were joined at Monday’s news conference by Minnesotans who have been affected

Rep. Omar blasts Israel, Trump over trip decision

Gillibrand defends her call for Al Franken to resign his Senate seat
President tweets pic of Trump Tower looming over Greenland
Florida nurses: Clinic warns only speak English or be fired

James Reardon, of New Middletown, Ohio, stands with attorney Walter Richie at the jail, seen on the video arraignment for Reardon at Struthers Municip

Three days, three arms caches, three plots are thwarted

'Codfather' settlement means magnate will never fish again
Florida's iconic palm trees threatened by invasive disease
U.S. Navy and Air Force pilots push for earlier cancer screenings

Three African elephants in a sanctuary near San Andreas, Calif., built to provide a more natural environment for zoo animals.

Chinese and U.S. zoos face ban on buying wild African elephants

With troop buildup, China sends stark warning to Hong Kong
In Alaska, a 50-year-old message in a bottle from a Soviet navy captain washes ashore
Accusations against Domingo divide opera world

Minnesota Twins' Jorge Polanco rounds third base en route to scoring against the Chicago White Sox on a single by Nelson Cruz in the first inning of a

Sweet spot in Twins schedule gets off to sour start

Scoggins: Graterol's arm too electric for Twins not to give him a shot
Buxton's return looks like it could be late August at the earliest
Monday's Twins-White Sox game recap

Illustration by Rafael Alvarez, Special to the Star Tribune

The day Brett Favre became a Minnesota Viking

Three years after injury, Teddy Bridgewater's future still unclear
Trying to salvage career, Treadwell calls himself an 'underdog'
Who'll make the cut? Here's a 53-man Vikings roster projection

The Gophers volleyball team practiced Monday inside the updated and newly air conditioned Maturi Pavilion.

Gophers volleyball gets cool treat: An air-conditioned home

Kansas guard Ty Berry among Gophers hoops recruits visiting football opener
U football gets some votes in Associated Press preseason Top 25
Fair deal: Gophers announce 24-hour flash sale for football opener

A Chinese ban on accepting American recyclables is having a ripple effect in Minnesota, where the price of recycled goods has imploded. The economics

How much of what we think we're recycling is actually getting recycled?

We call Wisconsinites cheeseheads. What do they call us?
What makes a manhole cover go airborne during storms?
What do you want to know about the Minn. State Fair?

Dwayne Johnson said in a video to the family of crash victim Aileen Pizarro, “I am sending so much love and light and strength your way from my fami

The Rock announces wedding on Instagram

'Guardians of the Galaxy' star Michael Rooker joins 'Fast & Furious 9' cast
C.J.: Veteran sports writer John Feinstein says football is never safe
Rob Schneider brings back 'makin' copies' guy from 'SNL' – finds out nobody makes copies (Video)

Anthony Desnick of Cycling Without Age picked up Sister Susan Smith and Sister Rosalind Gefre for a ride from their home Carondelet Village, through S

Minn. nursing homes embrace Danish cycling idea that puts older adults on wheels

Twin Cities paramedic works magic — literally — when responding to emergencies involving kids
Tutapona offers emotional healing to victims of war, including Minnesotans
San Francisco airport becomes first to enact a plastic water bottle ban