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China announces tariff hike on $75 billion of US products

FILE - In this June 29. 2019, file photo, President Donald Trump, left, meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping during a meeting on the sidelines of t

China on Friday announced tariff hikes on $75 billion of U.S. products in retaliation for President Donald Trump's latest planned increase, deepening a conflict over trade and technology that threatens to tip a weakening global economy into recession.

Former NFL player, wife found dead in Long Prairie home; police search for known suspect

News about the deaths of Barry and Carol Bennett spread quickly among those living in Long Prairie.

Billionaire conservative donor David Koch dies at age 79

FILE - In this Aug. 30, 2013, file photo, Americans for Prosperity Foundation Chairman David Koch speaks in Orlando, Fla.

Billionaire industrialist David H. Koch, who with his older brother, Charles, transformed American politics by pouring their riches into conservative causes, has died at age 79.

Blue Cross Minnesota to eliminate insulin co-pays for fully insured members

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota is the latest insurer to jump into the race to limit consumers spending on insulin.

Blue Cross is the latest insurer in Minnesota to change insulin coverage for next year.

Man found shot to death in North Minneapolis home



Minnesota Supreme Court tells St. Paul: Put trash collection to a vote in November

Minnesota Supreme Court tells St. Paul: Put trash collection to a vote in November

Superior, Wis., passes gay 'conversion therapy' ban
Weekend traffic: I-35W ramp closures will make downtown Minneapolis access difficult
Tens of millions of dollars flow into State Fair coffers each year. Where does it go?

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Bill Guerin chatted with his family before being introduced as Wild GM on Thursday at Xcel Energy Center.

Souhan: Here's why Bill Guerin now has the easiest job in sports

Rookie Arraez embraces challenge of living up to baseball's greats
So far, so fast: Vikings use up-tempo style to 'fatigue' opponents
At the fair, Wolves boss Rosas addresses Wiggins' inconsistent play

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AmazonFresh grocery delivery is now available in Minneapolis.

AmazonFresh grocery delivery service rolls out to Minneapolis

An oil pipeline approved without controversy in Minnesota? Seems so
Sun Country announces MSP winter flights to Sarasota, Bahamas
The Latest: China strikes back, $75B in tariffs on US goods

A group of influential CEOs, which included JPMorgan Chase chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon, is changing its view on corporations, saying it’s no longer

Minnesota laid groundwork for CEOs' revised theory on capitalism

Trump administration sides with big oil over ethanol
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Darius Rucker, right, frontman for Hootie & the Blowfish, sang along guitarist Mark Bryan at the State Fair on Thursday night.

Hootie, the bar band, blows up again at Minnesota State Fair

Shia LaBeouf's 'Peanut Butter Falcon' is a sweet heartwarmer
10 must-see pieces at the Minnesota State Fair fine arts show
Ava DuVernay quits as director of Netflix's Prince documentary

Souhan: Here's why Bill Guerin now has the easiest job in sports

If the Wild struggles struggles this season, fired Wild general manager Paul Fenton will be blamed, and rightly so. If the Wild surprises this year, the new general manager's leadership will be lauded.

Reusse: Has Minneapolis become the home of Cuba's best boxer ever

Ask David Morrell Jr. about his last tough fight and he'll tell you, "The only tough fight I've ever had was waiting 14 months in Mexico, waiting for the chance to live my dream." That's a title dream.

Bidding on Bunyan: Auction of a 17-foot-tall lumberjack sets off bidding war

Plenty of Minnesotans are interested in buying the face of the Eco Experience's clothing and textile recycling exhibit at the State Fair since 2016.




Former U.S. Rep. Jason Lewis, a Republican, announced at the Minnesota State Fair on Thursday that he will challenge Democratic U.S. Sen. Tina Smith i

Jason Lewis to challenge Tina Smith for U.S. Senate seat

Klobuchar brings presidential campaign to the Minnesota State Fair
State Rep. Steve Drazkowski calls for charges against Congresswoman Ilhan Omar
The Latest: China strikes back, $75B in tariffs on US goods

Yale’s Eugene Redmond walked on the grounds of a research site on St. Kitts in 2006, where he allegedly assaulted students.

Yale lapses gave professor a path to sexually assault students, report finds

North Dakota court overturns life term in cut from womb case
Ransomware attacks tie U.S. cities in digital knots
Pennsylvania priest is accused of stealing $98,000 from parish

Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks at a meeting with members of the Security Council in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Friday, Aug. 23, 2019. Put

Putin orders Russia to respond after US missile test

After a safari ends in a nightmare, Benin awakens to the threat of terrorism
With Amazon on fire, Brazil faces global backlash
Global worry over Amazon fires escalates; Brazil's president defiant

Rookie Luis Arraez has shown uncommon ability to crack line drives to all fields. He’s notoriously hard to whiff, too, possessing an MLB-low strikeo

Rookie Arraez embraces challenge of living up to baseball's greats

Syndergaard, Mets sweep Indians 2-0 for 5th win in row
Listen: Luis Arraez is a 22-year-old hit machine
Astros defend decision to restrict reporter from clubhouse

Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins is a proponent of a faster tempo for the offense.

So far, so fast: Vikings use up-tempo style to 'fatigue' opponents

Punter, kicker, holder: Jobs still unsettled going into Saturday's game
Former NFL player, wife found dead in Long Prairie home; police search for known suspect
Weird in Winnipeg: Raiders edge Packers in game on 80-yard field

Gophers head coach P.J. Fleck

Hartman: Fleck believes in Gophers as national media ignores them

Pitino compares team to 2014 NIT champs; Curry back next month?
Building hype: Gophers have opportunistic path in Year 3 under Fleck
A week away from opening kickoff, Fleck not ready to name starting kicker

A Chinese ban on accepting American recyclables is having a ripple effect in Minnesota, where the price of recycled goods has imploded. The economics

How much of what we think we're recycling is actually getting recycled?

We call Wisconsinites cheeseheads. What do they call us?
What makes a manhole cover go airborne during storms?
Why does everyone love to hate Edina?

U.S. filmmaker Quentin Tarantino, left, with his wife Daniella Pick, right, attends the Italian Premiere and red carpet of the movie "Once Upon A Time

Once upon a time in fatherhood: Tarantino to become a dad

Taylor Swift says she plans to re-record her songs' masters
Hemsworth seeks to divorce Cyrus after 7 months of marriage
Larry King seeks divorce from seventh wife after 22 years

Anthony Desnick of Cycling Without Age picked up Sister Susan Smith and Sister Rosalind Gefre for a ride from their home Carondelet Village, through S

Minn. nursing homes embrace Danish cycling idea that puts older adults on wheels

Twin Cities paramedic works magic — literally — when responding to emergencies involving kids
Tutapona offers emotional healing to victims of war, including Minnesotans
San Francisco airport becomes first to enact a plastic water bottle ban