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BCA: Tribal police chief's daughter killed her 2 sons and then herself

Emma LaRoque

Authorities have yet to disclose any details about how the boys were killed or a motive.

St. Paul braces for Mississippi River flooding with emergency declaration

Harriet Island flooding in June 2014 in St. Paul.

The City Council on Wednesday approved the measure.

Trump says Ohio workers 'better love me,' renews McCain feud

President Donald Trump arrives to deliver remarks at the Lima Army Tank Plant, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Lima, Ohio.

President Donald Trump on Wednesday brought his re-election campaign to Ohio — a state essential to his 2020 strategy — touring a military tank plant and telling many of its cheering workers: "You better love me. I kept this place open."

Judge: Trump drilling plans can't ignore climate change

This Dec. 22, 2018, file photo shows a pump jack over an oil well along Interstate 25 near Dacono, Colo. A federal judge’s ruling could have sweepin

The judge temporarily blocked drilling on about 300,000 acres of land in Wyoming in a decision that could have sweeping implications for the president's plan to boost fossil fuel production.

Grand jury convened to investigate 2016 shooting death of toddler in N. Minneapolis

A woman holds a program at a celebration of life service for Le'Vonte King Jason Jones, 2, shot and killed in 2016 in a drive-by shooting in Minneapol

The case remains officially unsolved.



David Martinez

Ex-St. Paul Council candidate pleads guilty to posting estranged wife's nude photo online

BCA: Tribal police chief's daughter killed her 2 sons and then herself
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Gov. Tim Walz tells group he aims to end veteran homelessness by end of 2019

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Gophers fans in Des Moines: Early departures, beverages and basketball

Gophers fans in Des Moines: Early departures, beverages and basketball

Twins release veteran Duda, send four players to the minors
Vikings sign free-agent right guard Kline
Live: State boys' basketball begins. Watch and follow the games here

Scores, schedules, and stats
A screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shows the rate decision of the Federal Reserve, Wednesday, March 20, 2019. The Federal Reserve is

Federal Reserve foresees no interest rate hikes in 2019

Minnesota cannabis firm goes public on Canadian stock exchange
Healthy talk is one thing, but General Mills finds people still want the sweet stuff
How to override your bank and make 40 times more on your savings account

Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka (R-Nisswa), center, speaks to the press following the Budget and Economic Forecast with other members of the House

Listen: A slow-going legislative session

The path to cleaner, safer Twin Cities mass transit
Sack cartoon: Measuring up
Readers Write: Gas tax, public safety (cellphones vs. guns), oil trains, consumer product safety, help for firefighters


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Minneapolis-raised actor Peter Macon plays grim second officer Bortus on "The Orville."

Minneapolis actor is a hit on Fox's sci-fi series 'The Orville'

Vote now: 16 breweries go head-to-head in Ultimate Minnesota Beer Bracket
We can nap our way to better health, study finds
Bob Weir's new trio delights Grateful Dead fans in St. Paul

Souhan: Spielman having fruitless offseason attracting offensive linemen
Jim Souhan

The Vikings' general manager needs to draft an offensive lineman or two next month who are capable of starting. Will he find them?

Scoggins: 'Weird' Gophers must be at their best to advance in NCAA
Chip Scoggins

They have been a tough team to figure out because of those dips and rises. At times you think they are capable of more; other times, you wonder how they won 21 games.

Souhan: Final Four an impossible dream for Gophers? You never know
Jim Souhan

Qualifying for the tournament that will end a couple of miles from campus means we get to see the bracket through the eyes and optimism of the Gophers' hometown players.




President Donald Trump arrives to deliver remarks at the Lima Army Tank Plant, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Lima, Ohio.

Trump says Ohio workers 'better love me,' renews McCain feud

Rep. Ilhan Omar and others call for protections for immigrants
Poll: More Americans want immigration to stay the same
Gov. Tim Walz tells group he aims to end veteran homelessness by end of 2019

This Tuesday, March 19, 2019 aerial photo shows flooding along the Missouri River in Pacific Junction, Iowa. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says riv

Flooded Iowa communities surviving with trucked-in water

Descendant of slaves sues Harvard, saying university illegally using images from her family history
Raucous spring break crowds stressing Miami Beach officials
Colleges weigh fate of students with tainted applications

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street to attend the weekly Prime Ministers' Questions session, at parliament in London, Wednes

UK's May asks a wary EU to delay Brexit until June 30

'There is death all over': Cyclone Idai toll rises above 300
World's top-ranked bridge player banned for 1 year for doping, prompting backlash
Finland tops global happiness index for 2nd consecutive year

The Warriors' Andrew Bogut dunked over the Timberwolves' defense in Golden State's 117-107 victory at Target Center on Tuesday.

Wolves hot start fades against relentless Warriors

NCAA tournament is a family affair for Tyus and Tre Jones
Nets erase 28-point deficit in 2nd-half, top Kings 123-121
Injuries? Sure, but awful defense has hurt the Timberwolves just as much

Tyson Barrie celebrated with his Avalanche teammates after scoring a goal against the Wild in the first period at Xcel Energy Center on Tuesday night.

Lack of execution leads to loss as Wild playoff hopes take a hit

Postgame: Wild's Zucker hasn't slowed down after escaping serious injury
Former Gophers goalie Robson feels right at home with Wild
Lack of execution costs Wild in loss to Avalanche

Guards Amir Coffey (5) and Dupree McBrayer are two of the veteran players who are trying to share their 2017 NCAA tournament experience and knowledge

Veterans trying to prepare younger U teammates for NCAA pressure

Duke's Minneapolis connection: 'We love it there,' Krzyzewski says
Departures leave Gophers hockey with younger squad next season
Get ready for a long U tournament run (in the women's NIT, that is)

Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter will reprise their roles as Ted “Theodore” Logan and Bill S. Preston Esq. in a third “Bill & Ted” adventure and t

Hey, dude, 'Bill & Ted' are going on another adventure

Citing cash woes, R Kelly asks judge for OK to fly to Dubai
Coroner says 'Young and Restless' star died of heart disease
Talk show host Wendy Williams reveals she is living in 'sober house'