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Crackdowns by colleges on sex assaults also are raising questions about fairness

As schools crack down on campus assaults, lawsuits ask: Where are rights of the accused?

Suspect in Washington shooting 'zombie-like' when arrested

This Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 frame from surveillance video provided by the Washington State Patrol shows the suspect in a shooting rampage at the Cascade Mall in Burlington, Wash., as authorities seek the public's help in identifying and locating him. The weapon was recovered but the suspect remained at large early Saturday.

The 20-year-old suspect in the deadly Washington state mall shooting said nothing and appeared "zombie-like" when he was arrested by authorities nearly 24 hours into an intense manhunt, authorities said.

Doubts remain after Charlotte police shooting video released

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief, Kerr Putney, speaks to the media about the release of police video at the West Service Area Center in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016. The footage of the fatal police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott was released after several days of demonstrations that coalesced around demands that the public see the video.

Charlotte police released dramatic video Saturday that shows officers with guns drawn surrounding a black man with his hands at his side before shots are fired and he buckles and falls. It's unclear if there was anything in the man's hands in the footage, which has done little to assuage his relatives.

Inside Wells Fargo, front-line employees describe big pressure, few rewards

Senate Minority Leader David Hann has battle ahead for re-election

Sen. Minority Leader David Hann, who represents Eden Prairie and Minnetonka, talked strategy with members of his re-election staff before going door to door.

His DFL challenger, Steve Cwodzinski, is a political newcomer but is well-known in Eden Prairie, where he was a popular high school teacher for more than three decades.


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The red neon tubing on the City Hall clock hands has illuminated the Minneapolis skyline since 1949.

About time: Work begins on new faces for Mpls. City Hall clock

As Terrace Theatre demolition begins, an order arrives to halt it
'We belong to the river': Images of the Dakota Pipeline protesters
Twin Cities east metro twists back spigot on water use

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Sam Bradford showed his football talent vs. the Packers, throwing for 286 yards. But Stanley Cup champ Mike McEwan said Bradford could be in the NHL.

Once a budding hockey star, Bradford adjusting to another career audible with Vikings

America's 20-somethings provide Ryder Cup hope
Potent run game propels Gophers past Colorado State
'Building relationships': A preseason Q&A with new Wolves coach Thibodeau

Scores, schedules and stats
Wells Fargo Chief Executive Officer John Stumpf testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016, before the Senate Banking Committee.

Inside Wells Fargo, front-line employees describe big pressure, few rewards

As soup sales fall, General Mills updates Progresso ingredients, look
Microgrids like new one at OATI a trend in electricity
Twin Cities businesses ask why professionals of color leave


The Secret History of the Commission on Presidential Debates

Trump's crush on Russia, Putin deserves scrutiny
St. Cloud's cohesive spirit shines through
Readers Write (Sept. 25): Donald Trump, Super PAC ad, Allina ad, hate crimes

Yara Shahidi, starring in ABC’s “Black-ish,” is just one of our most recent exports to Hollywood.

'They're still kids': Child actors, Minnesota roots and Hollywood pitfalls

Should Minnesota Orchestra be looking for Osmo Vanska's successor?
How a tiny Afghan restaurant became unlikely hub for Twin Cities jazz scene
Weekend in Warsaw: Finding beauty in an ugly city

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Reusse: Familiar style carries Tommies past St. John's 33-21
Patrick Reusse

Standout Jordan Roberts was sidelined with a bad knee, but the ground game remained strong for the Tommies.

Economy ticket costing more than first class? Welcome to airline math
Christopher Elliott

An air traveler bought first-class tickets but was downgraded to economy seats. American Airlines should have refunded the difference between the two fares. But that's not how airline math works.

Souhan: A grand exit might not be in the cards for Kevin Garnett
Jim Souhan

If Kevin Garnett is not going to become a part-owner or assistant general manager or loud voice at the end of the bench, he has no role in the New Wolves Order.


Pippa Middleton, sister to the Duchess of Cambridge, formerly known as Kate Middleton, poses for the media as she arrives at a bookshop to promote her new book.

Hacker reportedly wants $65K for photos stolen from Pippa Middleton's phone

Prince William, Kate arrive in Canada with 2 young children
Monty Python star and director Terry Jones diagnosed with dementia
Bestselling author James Patterson cancels new book 'Murder of Stephen King'

Sam Bradford showed his football talent vs. the Packers, throwing for 286 yards. But Stanley Cup champ Mike McEwan said Bradford could be in the NHL.

Once a budding hockey star, Bradford adjusting to another career audible with Vikings

Hillman gets second chance, as many running backs do
Souhan: Vikings can turn to defense when everything else goes wrong
Shorthanded Vikings take 2-0 record to Carolina [The Call]

Sen. Minority Leader David Hann, who represents Eden Prairie and Minnetonka, talked strategy with members of his re-election staff before going door to door.

Senate Minority Leader David Hann has battle ahead for re-election

Presidential debate could serve up 'drama and fireworks'
Hillary Clinton's 'Between Two Ferns' episode viewed 30M times in 24 hours
Hofstra pushes front-line learning with presidential debate

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief, Kerr Putney, speaks to the media about the release of police video at the West Service Area Center in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016. The footage of the fatal police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott was released after several days of demonstrations that coalesced around demands that the public see the video.

Doubts remain after Charlotte police shooting video released

Suspect in Washington shooting 'zombie-like' when arrested
Black history finds home on National Mall with new museum
In California, turning shipping containers into homeless housing

Maid of Honour Pippa Middleton, Kate Middleton's sister, right, and bridesmaid Margarita Armstrong-Jones, second from left, leave the Goring Hotel for Westminster Abbey ahead of the Royal Wedding, London, Friday, April, 29, 2011.

UK police arrest man in hacking of Pippa Middleton's phone

N. Korean defectors sold as brides in China want kids back
Turks protest assault of woman who wore shorts
Syrian rebels reverse government gains in Aleppo stalemate

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