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Despite Trump's reversal, Minn. activists say fight over immigration policies isn't over

The March to Protect Children and Families Wednesday made its way down E. 7th Street in St. Paul toward City Hall.

The battle of over separating immigrant children from their parents may be over but Minnesota activists and others say the bigger fight over proposed immigration reforms and policies is still on.

Jailed driver had license taken away before crash killed 2 in Mpls. alley

This van crashed into a parked vehicle in a north Minneapolis alley.

The defendant's history includes drunken driving convictions, driving after license was canceled.

MSP explores big changes in pricing, service to lure travelers back to ramps

Travelers were dropped off curbside at MSP's Terminal 2 Wednesday. Almost half of travelers get a ride to the airport, but airport officials hope to l

Travelers may be able to prebook parking online and choose from an array of options with different price tags: remote lot? rooftop? closest to the door?

Owner of Dearing Mansion wins a reprieve from St. Paul City Council

A mystery-themed New Year’s Eve party threatens the future of Scott Kramer’s B&B in St. Paul’s historic Dearing Mansion. After several complaint

The St. Paul City Council put off a decision about his license until later this month.

Thursday traffic: Major delays continue on I-94 in Maple Grove, Mpls.

Thursday traffic: Major delays continue on I-94 in Maple Grove, Mpls.

Traffic on eastbound I-94 is getting back up to freeway speed after a wreck in the vicinity of Hwy. 610 in Maple Grove has cleared.



The city started its organized garbage collection on Oct. 3, 2016, and not all residents are happy.

State high court: Bloomington trash hauling plan can be put to vote

Sheriff: Teen admits setting fire to 120-year-old church in Melrose
Owner of Dearing Mansion wins a reprieve from St. Paul City Council
Thursday traffic: Major delays continue on I-94 in Maple Grove, Mpls.

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Max Kepler led the Twins with a two-run homer in the fourth inning and a diving catch in the eighth.

Max effort: Kepler leads Twins past Boston with his bat and glove

One man, two jobs: Thibodeau used to getting the last word
Reusse: Pint-sized pop. Escobar part of MLB's new power generation
When will Gophers' 14-year NBA draft drought end?

Scores, schedules, and stats
More than 1,200 interns from a few dozen large and mid-size companies in the Twin Cities spend the afternoon at U.S. Bank Stadium learning about the r

Twin Cities businesses pull out all the stops for 'massive opportunity' with interns

General Mills takes stake in probiotics specialist GoodBelly
The Mouse chases the Fox: Disney makes $71B counteroffer
'Phantom/ Opera' sequel tickets scarce but $40 ticket lottery in progress

This photo provided by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Administration for Children and Families shows part of a shelter used to ho

U.S. Sen. Tina Smith: Ending a bad family-separation policy won't fix the humanitarian crisis

For job hunters, tight labor market has a upside
Sack cartoon: Immigration and children
Readers Write: Immigration and families, mining and environmental protection, suicide risks and farmers


Sack cartoon: Immigration and children
Immigration and children

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Travail Kitchen & Amusements chef/owners Bob Gerken, James Winberg and Mike Brown will move the restaurant and convert its current space to a bigger h

Travail pushes envelope again with ambitious new building, fine dining theatrics

Here are four inspiring Minnesotans to follow on Pinterest
Minnesota filmmaker behind 'Inside Out' named creative head of Pixar
Tickets to 'Hamilton' in Minneapolis go on sale this morning

Schafer: Defining the Mayo Clinic could cost it millions in lawsuit
Lee Schafer

While it's obvious the Mayo Clinic is a health care provider, it's not at all obvious that this is the best way to describe it.

Souhan: Twins need a starting catcher, not a stopgap
Jim Souhan

Everywhere you looked Tuesday other than the final score, there was evidence that the Twins need help. Behind the plate would be a good place to start.

Reusse: NFL and MLB have 62 teams, and they're all cowards
Patrick Reusse

The dramatically different cases of Colin Kaepernick and Luke Heimlich lead us to the same conclusion about those who run pro football and baseball teams.




President Donald Trump made his first visit to Minnesota as president on Wednesday, culminating in leading a rally in Duluth.

At rally, Trump touts economy, ability to win Minnesota in 2020

Despite Trump's reversal, Minn. activists say fight over immigration policies isn't over
'Great job,' says Trump: Nielsen back in good graces for now
Trump stresses support for SC governor

In this Thursday, June 14, 2018 photo, Jesse Pagels, left, and Edgar Alarcon, of the Public Archaeology Facility at Binghamton University, start a new

Dig it: Archaeologists scour Woodstock '69 concert field

Remains of Korean War veterans coming home
Child safety group issuing annual list of unsafe summer toys
Protesters confront homeland security secretary at Mexican restaurant

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara Netanyahu walk out after their meeting with French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire, secon

Israeli PM's wife charged with fraud, breach of trust

EU says tax on Harleys aimed to 'make noise' in trade debate
Xiaomi: A Chinese startup out to challenge Google, Amazon
Cuba slightly loosens controls on state media

Max Kepler led the Twins with a two-run homer in the fourth inning and a diving catch in the eighth.

Max effort: Kepler leads Twins past Boston with his bat and glove

Reusse: Pint-sized pop. Escobar part of MLB's new power generation
Hartman: Rosario, Escobar should be MLB All-Stars
Twins give reliever Reed time to regroup

Spain's Diego Costa celebrates after scoring his side's opening goal during the group B match between Iran and Spain

Diego Costa scores again, Spain beats Iran 1-0 at World Cup

Suarez scores as Uruguay and Russia advance at World Cup
Sweden with chance to take out another big name: Germany
Australia gets crucial 1-1 draw with Denmark at World Cup

Lynx point guard Danielle Robinson has shot 46 percent from the field and 88 percent from the free-throw line in her seven-year career. Yet she's 0-fo

0-for-ever: Lynx' guard Robinson still looking for 1st career three-pointer

Back on track? Lynx' second win in a row is 200th victory for Reeve
Cheryl Reeve joins WNBA's 200-win club
Sparks win 5th straight, beat Fever 74-55

Valerie Castile sat amid the paintings and other works strangers have made for her since the death of her son.

Philando Castile exhibit at Minneapolis Institute of Art embraces beauty and trauma

'All about family': Movement to reform foster care takes root in Minnesota
A Minneapolis salon owner's kindness project honors beauty within
94-year-old woman thanks 'guardian angel' who saved her from sinking car

FILE - In this May 13, 2004, file photo, designer Kate Spade sits during an interview in New York. Spade is being buried in Kansas City, where she was

Fashion designer Kate Spade to be buried in Kansas City

'Springsteen on Broadway': the Boss goes off script to blast immigrant parent/child separation
Auditions for ABC's 'The Bachelor' coming to the Mall of America
Fans grieve as detectives search for XXXTentacion's killers