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I-35W bridge collapse survivor linked to ISIL group in Syria

The school bus that was on the I-35W bridge when it collapsed is removed from the south side of bridge in August 2007.

Mohamed Roble was weeks shy of his 11th birthday when the school bus he was on plummeted more than 30 feet as the bridge beneath gave way.

NAACP head Nekima Levy-Pounds to leave St. Thomas law school

On Friday, Minneapolis NAACP President Nekima Levy-Pounds took part in a peace walk to the site of Thursday night's fatal shooting of 59-year-old Birdell Beeks.

She intends to pursue full-time work as an advocate for racial and economic justice.


Washington County officials toured the new North Shop public works complex. This is the new expanded office area. It will be completed in July.

Road to growth: Washington County soon will open new public works complex

Rochester kicks off its renovation of a beloved local theater
St. Paul man shot, killed by police, officer who fired identified
Smaller family resorts becoming a threatened species
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Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Pat Dean in action against the Seattle Mariners in a baseball game Friday, May 27, 2016, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Dean pitches Twins to 7-2 victory over King Felix in Seattle

Reusse: Gophers' Robinson should resign; Twins' Allen battles familiar demon
New Falcons stadium: $2 hot dogs, $5 beers, expensive seats. How do Vikings compare?
James scores 33, Cavaliers reach second straight NBA Finals
Scores, schedules and stats
A customer fuels his vehicle at a Road Ranger gas station in Princeton, Ill. in 2014, Even with increases, drivers are still paying less for fuel on a Memorial Day weekend than they have in at least seven years.

Memorial Day weekend gas prices lowest in at least seven years

Changing climate will reduce corn production, University of Minnesota study predicts
Janet Yellen says Fed could raise rates in coming months
Bellhops service booming in Minneapolis as company searches for more movers


Paul Douglas on Weather
Soggy Saturday - Better Sunday and Memorial Day

Unfortunately, we're off to a soggy start this holiday weekend. Have a plan b today as scads of showers and storms swirl through the Upper Midwest. The good news is that the weekend won't be a washout, weather improves a little tomorrow with only a few stray PM T-storms and perhaps even a little better on Memorial Day. Check the blog for more. -Todd Nelson

Twins Insider
Big challenge for Twins' rookie: Outpitch King Felix

Pat Dean gets his second major-league start, and he's opposed by a perennial All-Star.

Gold in the Barn
U of M police investigation on Lynch continues, attorney says

The Gophers' center was arrested on suspicion of rape earlier this month.


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Drivers, we have met the enemy, and it is us

Environmentalists, agriculture industry team up on Minnesota water quality
Stone collage is a Capitol tribute to Minnesota workers
Readers Write (May 28): Gun violence in Minneapolis, Hillary Clinton's e-mails, transgender accommodations, fear itself, mini golf at the Walker

The Clinton e-mails

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Burger Friday: At Sandcastle, it's all about Burger Monday

5 fresh spins on Soundset as hip-hop fest heads to Minnesota Fairgrounds
Walker Art Center's mini-golf reaches new heights
Reimagining of 'Roots,' produced by Levar Burton, reaches new generation
Horoscopes

John Rash
Rash Report: Rising asymmetric threats may shift military's role

Sharp partisan divides on nation's place in the world.

Kerri Westenberg
Here's what fliers need to know about airport security lines

Fliers have endured a frustrating few months with record-long security lines at airports around the country.

Don Lindich
Sound Advice: Tips on boosting sound levels were misconstrued

Q: You recently wrote about amplifying sound through headphones to drown out airplane noise. It would have been helpful for you to point out that…


Actors Amber Heard and Johnny Depp attend a gala in January in Culver City, Calif.

Johnny Depp's wife claims domestic violence, files for restraining order

Justin Bieber, Skrillex sued for copyright infringement
What's your spirit animal? Gisele Bundchen's is a sea turtle
C.J.: Child actor in chilling Abbey's Hope spot is an old soul

Postgame: A night, and a beer shower, Pat Dean will never forget

Dean: First win 'was awesome'
How bad is the Twins' start? To begin, it's among worst in 3 decades of baseball
Friday's Twins-Seattle recap

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a United Food and Commercial Workers International union Legislative and Political Affairs conference, Thursday, May 26, 2016, in Las Vegas.

Never mind Trump, GOP uniting under banner: 'Never Hillary'

Gov. Dayton orders flags flown at half-staff for Memorial Day
AP-NORC Poll: Voters interested, not excited about election
Congress' grade so far? Incomplete at best

An author remembers his disgraceful morning as a Star Tribune paperboy

An Apple Valley man keeps stealing my identity, and nobody will stop him

A Transportation Security Administration officer checks travelers luggage to be screened by an x-ray machine at a checkpoint at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Friday, May 27, 2016, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Memorial Day weekend, the unofficial start of summer vacations for many and a busy travel period, serves as a crucial test for the TSA.

Holiday air travelers get a break from long security lines

Archaeologist: Boston shipwreck is rare, remarkable find
Police react as Chicago gun violence spills onto expressways
Dick Van Dyke coming to hometown to restore home

FILE - Health workers sprayed insecticide to combat the Aedes aegypti mosquitoes that transmit the Zika virus at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro.

Health experts urge WHO to consider moving Rio Olympics

Obama's hug of Hiroshima survivor epitomizes historic visit
In Iraq's battle for Fallujah, residents gird for long fight
Florida group finds more US Marine remains on Pacific atoll

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