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$224K in gold, jewelry and cash stolen from St. Paul home

The homeowner told police the 100 gold bars, a diamond ring and $60,000 in cash was her life's savings, which she hid in her house because she didn't trust banks.

St. John's student accused of sexually assaulting woman in her dorm sues over suspension

Suit claims sex was consensual and dismissal was unfair.

Dynasty over: Edina loses bid for 20th straight girls' tennis title

The Edina girls' tennis team has been a powerhouse since the late 1990s. The 1997-98 varsity team is show here.

The Hornets' dynasty, begun before this season's team members were born, was the longest run of championships in state tournament history.

Carver County judge trims 2 from Prince's estate claims

FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2007 file photo, Prince performs during the halftime show at the Super Bowl XLI football game at Dolphin Stadium in Miami.

Judge finds that treating someone like a relative isn't enough for them to inherit an estate when no will was left.

Arby's to sell venison sandwiches in Minnesota, other deer-hunting states

An Arby's restaurant sign is shown in Cutler Bay, Fla.

Deer hunting season is on the way, but fans of venison might not have to trek out into the woods this year to get their fix.


First a church, then a hall, now Burma Shave building meets the wrecking ball

Minnesota State system may offer $500 incentives to stay in school
Investigators narrow suspects in Andover arson incidents
Dakota County aims to make highways comply with ADA

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Minnesota Timberwolves' Kris Dunn, right, drives as Nemanja Bjelica, left, sets a pick on Charlotte Hornets' Rasheed Sulaimon during the second half of an NBA preseason basketball game Friday, Oct. 21, 2016, in Minneapolis.

Grizzlies missing three players tonight; Dunn excited for NBA debut

Bert Blyleven back as Twins TV analyst, but doing fewer games
Wild hopes to end road trip on a high Thursday in Buffalo

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Buffalo Wild Wings saw its profit surge in the third quarter even though sales at comparable outlets remained under pressure.

Buffalo Wild Wings at 'pivotal time,' CEO says

Select Comfort moving headquarters to downtown Minneapolis
Arby's to sell venison sandwiches in Minnesota, other deer-hunting states
Boston Scientific sales growth exceeds expectations as profits rise

Editorial Board endorsement: Minneapolis voters should approve school levy renewal

Sack cartoon: Obamacare
Readers Write (Oct. 27): 'Rigged election' poll question, Paisley Park museum, Garrison Keillor


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Red Wing Shoe Company and other Minnesota-made footwear makers, are taking their heritage brands and making them mainstream.

Moccasins! Red Wings! Clogs! A guide to Minnesota's best shoe brands

After making $179 in 'Spinal Tap' royalties over 32 years, star sues studio
Arby's to sell venison sandwiches in Minnesota, other deer-hunting states
I'm a millennial who traded big-city Minneapolis for rural Minnesota

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Scoggins: Zimmer delivers hard punch with 'soft' insult
Chip Scoggins

When a coach uses that label — soft — to describe a performance by a player, position group or entire team, the reaction grabs everyone's attention.

Souhan: Evidence says Spielman asked right questions about Bradford
Jim Souhan

The front office held a mock draft of quarterbacks who might be available. That process helped steer a muddled, panic-inducing situation to an obvious solution. "Sam Bradford was the best quarterback out there," Spielman said.

'Too many young black men are dying,' a deputy chief says at community gathering
Jon Tevlin

Frank talk on police, race relations came a day before Minneapolis police announced officers in Jamar Clark shooting would not be disciplined.

Mel Gibson arrives at the LA Special Screening of "Hacksaw Ridge" at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater on Monday, Oct. 24, 2006, in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Pariah no more? Mel Gibson gets standing O at academy screening of new film

Ciara, Seahawks' Russell Wilson announce pregnancy
Police investigate destruction of Trump's Hollywood star
After making $179 in 'Spinal Tap' royalties over 32 years, star sues studio

Vikings' kickoff coverage springs critical leak in loss

Under constant pressure: How many times was Bradford hit in loss to Eagles?
Craig: Not just the Vikings ­­— overreactions run rampant in NFL

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a rally at Broward College in Coconut Creek, Fla., Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016.

House GOP preparing for 'years' of investigations of Clinton

DFL Gov. Mark Dayton, House GOP spar over health insurance, transportation
Why Trump could lose red Utah: Mormon America has found another candidate
Father who lost Muslim son in Iraq berates Trump from mosque

Halima Farah at her family's store, the African Shop, in Garden City, Kan., Oct. 20, 2016. This community in western Kansas, where three white militia members were accused of planning to bomb Somali apartments and a mosque, has become a home to many migrants who work in the cattle yards and processing plants.

Somalis living an American dream in Kansas glimpsed a nightmare

Pentagon suspends California National Guard bonus repayments
Oregon weighs whether all kids should get outdoor education
The baby who was 'born' twice

The Church of San Sebastiano stands amidst damaged houses in Castelsantangelo sul Nera, Italy, Wednesday, Oct 26, 2016 following an earthquake,. A pair of strong aftershocks shook central Italy late Wednesday, crumbling churches and buildings, knocking out power and sending panicked residents into the rain-drenched streets just two months after a powerful earthquake killed nearly 300 people.

2 quakes rattle Italy, crumbling buildings and causing panic

Syria airstrikes kill 22, mostly children, outside school
Mass protest in Venezuela demanding end of 'dictatorship'
Putin springs leaks of his own as 'Russian Assange' airs secrets

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Making the acquaintance of wildlife is one of the joys of living in rural Minnesota.

I'm a millennial who traded big-city Minneapolis for rural Minnesota

At 91, I'm content to drive only down Memory Lane