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Man charged in shooting death in Minn. state park is in the Guard

David M. Easter

The victim was sitting in his car, and all the windows were rolled up, according to the prosecution.

Woman falls to death from zip line platform at Delaware state park

An employee closes up the Go Ape course for the day after a 59 year-old woman fell to her death at the zip line course in Lums Pond State Park in Bear, Del., Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. Jeff Davis, a spokesman for Go Ape, said Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016, that the rides are inspected on a regular basis. Davis said the Lums Pond attraction is closed for undetermined amount of time to help with the investigation, "and also in respect to the family of the person who died." "The Go Ape company is extremely saddened by this," he said.

A woman who fell 35 feet to her death from a zip line platform had disconnected herself from the safety system, the attraction's operator said Thursday.

U.S. Bank Stadium sold out for Vikings 2016 season

More than 60,400 seats are committed to for the full season and the remaining single-game seats are also sold out.

Fisherman kept what could be world's biggest pearl under bed for 10 years

In this photo provided by Puerto Princesa Tourism Office, a giant pearl measuring 30cm wide (1ft), 67cm long (2.2ft) and weighing 34kg (75lb) is displayed in the lobby of the Puerto Princesa Tourism Office in Puerto Princesa city, Palawan province in southwestern Philippines Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016.

For 10 years, the 75-pound pearl was hidden in a bag under a bed. The fisherman's family would rub it with their hands before going out to sea in the belief it would bring them luck.

Soccer star Hope Solo suspended 6 months over her Olympics rant

Soccer star Hope Solo attends a media event on July 14, 2015, in Hollywood, Calif.

U.S. Soccer has suspended the Olympic goalkeeper from the U.S. Women's National Team for six months for "conduct that is counter to the organization's principles."


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Haley Hinrichs of Goodhue County was crowned 2016 Princess Kay of the Milky Way.

2016 Princess Kay of the Milky Way is from Goodhue County

Maplewood police ask for public's help in finding Cub Foods bank robber
Drive-throughs aim to shorten DMV lines in Twin Cities
Prison for St. Paul woman who stole $480K from charities she started

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The Wild's Zach Parise is one of several top NHL players helping form a new 4-on-4 summer hockey league playing Tuesday and Thursday nights at Braemar Arena in Edina.

Wild left wing Zach Parise says he's 'good to go' after injury

Big Ten's big powers await Gophers at start of conference season
Where will 'easier' schedule take 2016 Gophers?
Spanish Olympian, silver medalist Anna Cruz resigns with Lynx

Scores, schedules and stats
FILE - In this July 8, 2016 file photo, a package of EpiPens, an epinephrine autoinjector for the treatment of allergic reactions is displayed in Sacramento, Calif. EpiPens are used largely by children to ward off potentially fatal allergic reactions, and its price has surged in recent years.

EpiPen manufacturer says it will lower the cost of product

St. Jude stock tumbles as report questions company's cybersecurity
Medtronic beats forecasts on earnings, despite lower net income
Sears, amid more red ink, says it will close Eden Prairie store


This Oct. 10, 2013, photo shows an EpiPen epinephrine auto-injector, a Mylan product, in Hendersonville, Texas. Mylan, now in the cross hairs over severe price hikes for its EpiPen, said Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016, that it will expand programs that lower out-of-pocket costs by as much as half.

What EpiPens mean to me

New Indian school in Leech Lake is a lesson in leadership
Sack cartoon: The EpiPen episode
Readers Write (Aug. 25): Water use, Southwest light rail, downtown Minneapolis safety, child welfare and American Indians, video games and violence, athletes and ads, the Clinton Foundation's finances

The EpiPen episode

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Lizzo to co-host VMAs pre-show Sunday ahead of her new MTV series

Do the Dixie Chicks' sold-out State Fair concerts mean the end of controversy?
What the State Fair art show says about Minnesotans
'Southside With You' is a love story worthy of a presidential proclamation

Horoscopes

Reusse: Town ball hangs on in Murray County with the Buttermakers
Patrick Reusse

There is only one amateur team remaining in Murray County: the Hadley Buttermakers, representatives of the town of 60 people. They have reached back-to-back Class C state championships.

Hartman: Zimmer pleased with Bridgewater's progress
Sid Hartman

''He feels good,'' Vikings coach says about Teddy Bridgewater's health entering Sunday's game.

C.J.: R.J. Fritz came to the WCCO-TV 'Old Timers' party with a heavy, noisy gift
C.J.

Retired WCCO-TV sports guy R.J. Fritz brought retired sports photographer Larry Kohout a camera that Fritz's son found stored at R.J.'s home.


Ryan Lochte attends a charity event on Oct. 8, 2013, in New York City.

Ryan Lochte set to join 'Dancing With the Stars' next season

Leslie Jones’ website hacked; nude photos, personal info exposed
Brock Lesnar suspended by UFC after failing 2 drug tests
Amy Schumer hospitalized in Hawaii while shooting movie

Minnesota Twins' Byung Ho Park, of South Korea, watches teammates during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox in Chicago, Wednesday, June 29, 2016. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Park's sour 'learning experience' season with Twins ends early

Why has Hector Santiago struggled so badly with the Twins?
Byron Buxton: 19 strikeouts in 46 Class AAA at bats since demotion
Twins lose sixth in a row; Dozier hits his 30th homer

Donald Trump high-fived supporters in the crowd as he arrived at a campaign rally in Fredericksburg, Va., on Saturday.

GOP, Trump campaign try to quell Minnesota ballot panic

Bill Clinton defends embattled family foundation
Many donors to Clinton Foundation met with her at State
A look at the rape allegations against ex-NFL star Sharper

FILE - In this July 8, 2016 file photo, a package of EpiPens, an epinephrine autoinjector for the treatment of allergic reactions is displayed in Sacramento, Calif. Lawmakers are demanding more information on why the price for live-saving EpiPens has skyrocketed. EpiPens are used largely by children to ward off potentially fatal allergic reactions, and its price has surged in recent years.

Facing price-gouging charges, EpiPen maker to reduce customer costs

Photographer seeking $1 billion from Getty Images agency
Bill Clinton defends embattled family foundation
6th person killed in apartment explosion identified

A man is pulled out of the rubble following an earthquake in Amatrice Italy, Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. The magnitude 6 quake struck at 3:36 a.m. (0136 GMT) and was felt across a broad swath of central Italy, including Rome where residents of the capital felt a long swaying followed by aftershocks. (Massimo Percossi/ANSA via AP)

Aftershocks rattle Italian quake zone; toll rises to 250

Attack on American University in Afghanistan leaves 13 dead
Turkey makes biggest plunge yet into Syrian war against ISIL
In first, self-driving taxis hit Singapore streets

A selection of products from Faribault Woolen Mill’s Eco-Woven collection.

Shopping at the fair? Where to find deals on Minnesota-made goods

Stick with these Minnesota State Fair classic foods
Take The Great Minnesota Quiz-Together
Miles of footlongs, tons of manure and other State Fair yardsticks

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The Dixie Chicks played the Xcel Energy Center in June 2003.

How the Dixie Chicks helped this small-town girl become a creative, independent woman

Looking for an apartment in the Twin Cities? It feels a lot like online dating

A rendering of the Vikings longhouse next to U.S. Bank Stadium.

Vikings setting up bar, music, kid games outside U.S. Bank Stadium

Vikings pay tribute to legendary columnist Sid Hartman at new stadium
Upscale Mpls. hotel offering $12,000 Vikings tailgating package
Metallica turns it up to 11 in sold-out U.S. Bank Stadium show