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Judge: Enbridge Line 3 pipeline should follow existing route

Workers already have laid the part of a new pipeline in Wisconsin.

Her report says Enbridge needs a new Line 3 but that its proposed route isn't the answer.

Spokesman: George HW Bush hospitalized with blood infection

Former Presidents George W. Bush, left, and George H.W. Bush arrive at St. Martin's Episcopal Church for a funeral service for former first lady Barba

Former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized in Houston with an infection, just after attending the funeral of his wife, Barbara, a spokesman said Monday.

Senate to postpone confirmation hearing for Jackson to head VA

FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018 file photo, White House physician Dr. Ronny Jackson speaks to reporters during the daily press briefing in the B

Top Democrats and Republicans have raised questions about his qualifications.

Prince family sues Illinois hospital, Walgreens chain

Tributes from Prince fans adorned the memorial fence outside Paisley Park in Chanhassen on Thursday.

Suit claims Illinois medical staff could have done more to prevent later overdose.

Golf club apologizes for calling cops on black women members

A golf club in Pennsylvania has apologized for calling police on a group of black women after the co-owner and his father said they were playing too slowly and refused requests to leave the course.



Conductor J.R. Long walked by the Northstar Commuter Rail at Target Field

Efforts to extend Northstar Commuter Rail to St. Cloud begin — again

Minnesota Senate passes bill to tighten sex offender, mental health commitment rules
Mpls. detective moves into new role as homeless liaison
Charges: 2 men sexually assault woman leaving downtown Mpls. bar

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The Timberwolves' Taj Gibson (67) and the Rockets' James Harden (13) fought for a loose ball in the first quarter of Game 4 on Monday night at Target

Near-record quarter by Rockets buries Wolves

Twins' futility continues at Yankee Stadium
'Not good enough right now.' Leipold fires Wild GM
Ragnow's NFL draft journey, from Chanhassen High to the pros

Scores, schedules, and stats
FILE - In this July 20, 2017, file photo, the Kenmore Elite Smart Electric Dryer and Front Load Washer, center, appears on display at a Sears store, i

Sears' biggest shareholder offers to buy Kenmore brand

Target, Walmart rolling out more electric vehicle charging stations
Man Cave Craft Eats wants to appeal to broader audience with new name and look
Judge: Enbridge Line 3 pipeline should follow existing route

The Starbucks coffee shop in Philadelphia where two black men waiting for a friend were handcuffed and arrested after a store employee called police.

Starbucks incident: It wasn't implicit bias. It was racism.

After boy's tragic death from abuse, improve child protection training
Great expectations could sink diplomacy with North Korea
Editorial counterpoint: In U regent debate, assassination of character (mine)



20,000 applicants, 20 winners, 1 Minnesotan: Artist nabs Obama fellowship

20,000 applicants, 20 winners, 1 Minnesotan: Artist nabs Obama fellowship

Janelle Monáe to tout her new Prince-infused album July 3 at the State
Ultra-modern $1.399M house in Linden Hills lights up the neighborhood
The Joizy Boys: Comparing Frankie Valli and Jon Bon Jovi ahead of Minn. visits

Hartman: Wolves show ability to adjust in NBA playoffs
Sid Hartman

Saturday's Game 3 win displayed new resilience, especially by some of the team's youngest stars.

Souhan: Wolves making Rockets look like less than NBA's best team
Jim Souhan

The series is far more even than expected because the Wolves have hinted at what they could become and the Rockets haven't yet won a championship.

Anderson: Banking big on wetlands
Dennis Anderson

Just as large as the need for runoff areas are financial incentives for worthy projects




Mike Pompeo, the director of the Central Intelligence Agency, heads to a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, April 18, 2018. Support voiced on Thur

Pompeo nomination narrowly clears panel, goes to full Senate

Minnesota lawmakers consider broadening harassment policy
GOP lawmakers say they've struck documents deal with Justice
The Latest: Black man shot by officers struck police cars

James Shaw Jr., who disarmed the man who opened fire at a Waffle House Sunday morning, in Nashville, April 23, 2018. Shaw grabbed the AR-15 rifle from

'I'm not a hero,' says unarmed man who wrested rifle from Waffle House shooter

Spokesman: George HW Bush hospitalized with blood infection
Oregon knew of abuse case against family that went off cliff
Waffle House slaying suspect arrested after massive manhunt

Prince charming: Kate gives birth to boy, home by suppertime

Prince charming: Kate gives birth to boy, home by suppertime

Iran police's assault on woman over headscarf stirs debate
US brands suffer collateral damage in Chinese corporate war
Hopes fade in Canada for papal apology over forced boarding schools for indigenous people

The Timberwolves' Taj Gibson (67) and the Rockets' James Harden (13) fought for a loose ball in the first quarter of Game 4 on Monday night at Target

Near-record quarter by Rockets buries Wolves

Unbowed Wolves eager to put hard Game 4 defeat behind them
Wiggins keeps cool, says he ignores 'poison' on social media
Houston 119, Timberwolves 100

Wild owner Craig Leipold spoke to the media about the firing of general manger Chuck Fletcher on Monday. “My feeling is that the last couple years w

'Not good enough right now.' Leipold fires Wild GM

Scoggins: Leipold's next Wild GM should be allowed to do more than tweak
Amid Wild changes, Zucker and Dumba say they want to return
Fletcher's best and worst moves as Wild general manager

Yankees designated hitter Giancarlo Stanton, right, jogged around the bases past Twins starter Jake Odorizzi after hitting a solo home run during the

Twins' futility continues at Yankee Stadium

Santana nearly ready for a mound, May for a game, Twins believe
Bullpen blow-up: Twins swept by Rays on Gomez' walk-off homer
Failures from A to Z: How Twins bullpen blew up vs. Tampa Bay

Actor Verne Troyer, seen in 2008 in the press line at the premiere of the feature film "The Love Guru" in Los Angeles. Troyer from the "Austin Powers"

Verne Troyer, Mini-Me from 'Austin Powers' films, has died

C.J.: Music or basketball, Prince executed what was in his head, says NPG's Hayes
After fan sends prom invite, Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson surprises Stillwater student
Unfinished requiem: Enigmatic Prince leaves mystery in death