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Trump says Romney is still in the running for Sec. of State

President-elect Donald Trump said about Mitt Romney, “I think we’ve come a long way.” In this photo from Nov. 29, 2016, former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney arrived to talk with reporters after eating dinner with President-elect Donald Trump.

President-elect Donald Trump said Wednesday that Mitt Romney was still in the running to become his secretary of state despite their bitter differences during the campaign.

Sheriff says shooting of hunter in central Minnesota is a homicide

Terrence "Terry" Brisk

Authorities say they are looking for the victim's rifle.

Weather Channel rips Breitbart: 'Stop using our video to mislead' people

Meteorologist Kait Parker knocked Breitbart in a video posted by the Weather Channel.

The Weather Channel called out Breitbart News for being climate change deniers, asking the conservative blog to stop using its videos to back up its points.

Man shot by guard at Eagan warehouse died of multiple gunshot wounds

Investigators are still looking into the early Monday shooting.

St. Cloud couple who don't want to film gay weddings sue

In 2013, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton signed the gay marriage bill into law at the State Capitol in front of several thousand supporters.

They want to advertise at wedding expos and on websites, but Minnesota's current law, they say, would force them into producing videos "promoting a conception of marriage that directly contradicts their religious beliefs."


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Vern Luettinger, 96, was a radio man on the USS California at Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941. Here, Vern is reflected in a framed collection of medals and keepsakes from that day 75 years ago when two torpedoes and a bomb struck the battleship, and he helped carry one of his wounded buddies to safety.

A Pearl Harbor survivor reflects on what might have been

Sheriff says shooting of hunter in central Minnesota is a homicide
Man shot by guard at Eagan warehouse died of multiple gunshot wounds
On day of Nobel ceremony, Dayton visits Hibbing to declare Bob Dylan Day

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Gophers running back Shannon Brooks took off on a 32-yard run aginst Northwestern on Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium, where the home team put together an impressive 29-12 victory to improve to 8-3 this season.

Holiday Bowl official: 'We actually felt like we got a steal with the Gophers'

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Souhan: As Wolves' Rubio falters, Kris Dunn looks better than ever
Gophers basketball eventually pulls away from NJIT 74-68

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The Amazon Shakopee fulfillment center in July, where members of Shakopee Robotics, the Shakopee Senior High School's Robotoic Team,displayed their personally designed robots.

Amazon looks to hire 1,000 more workers in Shakopee

Restaurateur has renovation proposal for historic North Loop building
High court sides with Samsung in patent dispute with Apple
Select Comfort shares fell Tuesday on an analyst downgrade.


President Barack Obama shakes hands with President-elect Donald Trump in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016.

One disagreeable thing Obama and Trump have in common

Keep experimenting with ranked-choice voting
Sack cartoon: Standing Rock under Trump
Readers Write (Dec. 7): JROTC and military service, fake news, guns, business and politics, the Earned Income Tax Credit

Standing Rock under Trump

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Stevie Nicks was joined by the Pretenders’ Chrissie Hynde for a duet on “Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around” during her show at Xcel Energy Center on Tuesday night.

Review: Stevie Nicks and Chrissie Hynde empower each other

89.3 the Current turning 12 with Bonar, Messersmith, Lemon Twigs, Joseph
How can Dylan inspire teens? Iron Range project is on the case
Twin Cities musicians tout consent in viral remake of 'Baby, It's Cold Outside'

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Scoggins: Minnesota ticket-buyers sick of hope, hype — and losses
Chip Scoggins

Sharply declining figures should alarm local teams. They also send a message: Fans are withholding financial support until they see their home teams start winning.

Souhan: Expanding College Football Playoff would limit guesswork
Jim Souhan

After decades of denying the intelligence of a playoff, college football finally adopted one a few years ago. It worked so well they expanded it from two to four teams. In this case, more is better, and even more would be much better.

Anderson: Who's entitled to a prized buck killed by a van in Wisconsin?
Dennis Anderson

At one point, after a crowd gathered by the side of the road, tensions rose and 911 was called.



Amy Schumer

Amy Schumer responds to 'Barbie' fat-shamers with swimsuit photo

Dogs and babies among Helen Mirren's acting inspirations
Aaron Hernandez in court for 2012 drive-by shootings
10,000 purple lights: Minnesota family honors Prince with holiday display

Vikings receiver Adam Thielen

Craig: As NFL players go, Thielen and Reed are (Mankato-style) Mavericks

Danielle Hunter's sacks put him at head of his class
Vikings coach Mike Zimmer back to work, carefully
Diggs approaching statistical milestones with Vikings

President-elect Donald Trump said about Mitt Romney, “I think we’ve come a long way.” In this photo from Nov. 29, 2016, former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney arrived to talk with reporters after eating dinner with President-elect Donald Trump.

Trump says Romney is still in the running for Sec. of State

Rep. Keith Ellison: I will resign my seat if I win DNC chair
Biden not planning on 2020 bid, but will 'never say never'
Michelle Obama on election night: 'I went to bed'

Meteorologist Kait Parker knocked Breitbart in a video posted by the Weather Channel.

Weather Channel rips Breitbart: 'Stop using our video to mislead' people

Official: Refrigerator potential source of deadly fire
Textbook that says some slaves treated like family is pulled
One Minnesota twin died at Pearl Harbor, the other lived. Now, they will be reunited

Thanks to a Twitter account her mother started in late September, Bana al-Abed, a petite child with long dark hair, big brown eyes and a lilting voice, quickly became the newest symbol for the horrors unfolding in Syria.

In her real-time Aleppo diary, girl's silence is more than a cliffhanger

Thousands take refuge in mosques after deadly Aceh quake
Britain's finance chief starts overseas tour on Brexit fears
As Syrian troops gain ground, Aleppo rebels propose truce

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