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Girl, 16, killed in St. Paul was Minnetonka High student

Two people have been arrested in the shooting of Samantha Burnette, 16, in a St. Paul alley around 7:30 a.m. Sunday.

Cleveland's Derek Falvey emerges as frontrunner to head Twins baseball operations

Derek Falvey

Several national reports say Falvey, 33, is the likely candidate to replace Terry Ryan, who was fired in July.

Iowa State president says he will stop flying school plane

This undated photo provided by the Bloomington Normal Airport Authority shows a damaged wing of a Cirrus SR22 single engine plane at the Central Illinois Regional Airport in Bloomington, Ill. Iowa State University President Steven Leath caused "substantial damage" to the university airplane he was piloting when it made a hard landing at the Illinois airport last year � a costly incident kept quiet for 14 months.

The president of Iowa State University said Monday he will no longer pilot a university airplane he has used for trips that have mixed business and personal affairs.

6 shot, 3 others hurt in Houston neighborhood; gunman dead

A disgruntled lawyer who had numerous weapons randomly shot at drivers in a Houston neighborhood Monday morning, hitting six people, one critically, before he was shot and killed by police, authorities said. Another three people had injuries from glass or debris.

Respected by nurses, Allina CEO Wheeler is tested by strike

Dr. Penny Wheeler, the president and CEO of Allina Health, has put her reputation as a consensus-builder and health care visionary on the line as Allina holds out in a fight with its nurses over the cost of their health benefits.

Dr. Penny Wheeler has built a sterling reputation as a collaborator and innovator. Now nurses say they feel betrayed.


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Home-building trails job growth, skewing market, realtors say

11 candles lit as thousands join Wetterlings to remember Jacob
Preservationists urge action to save steel grain elevators near U
Police: Motorcyclist's license was revoked when he caused fatal Scott Co. hit-and-run

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Danielle Hunter (99) sacked Cam Newton (1) in the end zone for a safety in the first quarter. ] CARLOS GONZALEZ cgonzalez@startribune.com - September 25, 2016, Charlotte, NC, Bank of America Stadium, NFL, Minnesota Vikings vs. Carolina Panthers

Sack-happy Vikings D-line looks to join ranks of 'Purple People Eaters;' plus thoughts on Rudolph, Locke [Upon Further Review]

Cleveland's Derek Falvey emerges as frontrunner to head Twins baseball operations
Souhan: Zimmer's coaching has attention - and respect - of Vikings
Eight sacks later, Vikings leave Carolina in their wake

Scores, schedules and stats
Scott Burns and GovDelivery offer governments digital messaging. The company has been sold to Vista Equity Partners for $153 million in cash.

Vista Equity Partners buys GovDelivery for $153 million

IPO market remains a shadow of its former self
Lands' End CEO leaves company after less than 2 years
Best Buy will highlight products by start-ups in section of store, website


Extreme close-up images of presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on the side of a CNN truck parked outside the venue for their Monday night debate, at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., Sept. 25, 2016. In a campaign that has veered from traditional policy arguments toward a more tribal battle over national identity and values, Clinton and Trump are more sharply opposed over racial and gender issues than any two presidential opponents in decades.

Here's why debate moderators MUST expose the lying liars tonight

Helping Minnesota's 'unrentables' overcome troubled pasts
Counterpoint: The political contrasts couldn't be more obvious
Readers Write (Sept. 26): U.S. Bank Stadium vs. Lambeau Field, presidential debate, BWCA trail, white-collar crime

Prince.

Prince's family announces after-parties tied to Xcel tribute concert

'Ragtime' gives heart to a powerful American parable
A replacement for children? Millennials are picking pets over people
How a tiny Afghan restaurant became unlikely hub for Twin Cities jazz scene

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Souhan: Zimmer's coaching has attention - and respect - of Vikings
Jim Souhan

Mike Zimmer's straight talk and expertise have won over the Vikings locker room since he took over as head coach.

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.


Twin Cities radio station's 'scoop' on Pitt-Jolie split goes viral

Amy Schumer makes out with boyfriend in front of dad on Mets kiss cam
Jane Pauley to succeed Charles Osgood on CBS’ ‘Sunday Morning’
Britain's Prince William, Kate tour Vancouver without kids

Cam Newton (1) was sacked by Harrison Smith (22) in the fourth quarter.

Eight sacks later, Vikings leave Carolina in their wake

Souhan: Zimmer's coaching has attention - and respect - of Vikings
Craig: Vikings special teams on top of their game
Hartman: Vikings' second-half defense best in team history

A TV cameraman sets up during rehearsals for the presidential debate between Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016.

Gennifer Flowers not invited to presidential debate after all

As Clinton focuses on debate, Trump says he'd champion women
Clinton, Trump to meet separately with Israel PM Netanyahu
Analysis: A primer on Clinton and Trump as debaters

This undated photo provided by the Bloomington Normal Airport Authority shows a damaged wing of a Cirrus SR22 single engine plane at the Central Illinois Regional Airport in Bloomington, Ill. Iowa State University President Steven Leath caused "substantial damage" to the university airplane he was piloting when it made a hard landing at the Illinois airport last year � a costly incident kept quiet for 14 months.

Iowa State president says he will stop flying school plane

Mall shooting suspect: 'Creepy,' multiple arrests, disputes
Police: 7 injured in stabbings in Boston Theater District
In California, turning shipping containers into homeless housing

Parade participants marched with a model of the Unha space launch vehicle in Pyongyang, North Korea.

Does North Korea's moon mission have a darker aim to target U.S.?

China wows the world with largest single-dish radio telescope
Colombia to sign historic peace deal on ending long conflict
UK police arrest man in hacking of Pippa Middleton's phone

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