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Lois K. Gibson, DFL force and bold champion of the arts, dies at 92

America's 1st female astronaut candidate, Jerrie Cobb, dies

America's first female astronaut candidate, pilot Jerrie Cobb, who pushed for equality in space but never reached its heights, has died.


Minneapolis police officer Matthew Harrity leaves the courtroom for lunch break with his attorney Fred Bruno.

Noor's former partner testifies he feared for life when silhouette appeared

Why isn't Isle Royale a part of Minnesota?
Minneapolis to ban 'warrior' training for police, Frey says
Minneapolis fire truck, 5 other vehicles in crash on busy street; no injuries

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Minnehaha Academy's Jalen Suggs is very much on the Gophers' radar for the 2020 recruiting class.

Gophers, Pitino turn focus to 2020 after being shut out by state's Class of '19

Twins hit road reeling after another big-inning loss to Toronto
Super regional to under .500: U baseball struggling to find success
Another one? Why Vikings keep looking for defensive backfield help

Shooli partner Meghan Flynn sews the bottom of a dress shoe at the repair shop in Minneapolis on a Landis l stitcher machine used for repairing soles.

Shoes in disarray? Twin Cities startup's app brings repair shop to your doorstep

Twin Cities home sales slip in March as supply of starter houses drops
Defense tech giant spending $2M to expand in Plymouth, hire 60
Possibilities, risks explored at U's annual medical device design conference

A man carried printed copies of a redacted version of the special counsel's report as he walked past the Trump International Hotel in Washington on Th

Questions linger after release of Mueller report

Moving to impeach Trump would only make him stronger
Trump obstructed justice, and the Mueller report makes it clear
Now that the Mueller report is out, the other shoe may drop soon on Trump foes

Sack cartoon: William Barr's Mueller report
William Barr's Mueller report

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Lizzo squeezes Kimmel before today's release of her album 'Cuz I Love You'

Lizzo squeezes Kimmel before today's release of her album 'Cuz I Love You'

Former Minnesota Viking scored in Hollywood with AMC's 'Into the Badlands' series
News anchor Jeff Passolt retiring from Fox 9 after 23 years
3 Twin Cities bakery/cafe breakfast spots to jump-start your day

Reusse: Whether 'Pretty Boy' or 'The Axe,' Larry Hennig was an original
Patrick Reusse

Before making a name for himself on the pro wrestling circuits, Larry Hennig was a Minnesota state wrestling champion at Robbinsdale High School in 1954. He died this week at age 82.

Obituary: Entrepreneur Elliott Royce was a remarkable retiree

At age 96, Elliott Royce attended trampoline class three times per week. The hobby fit with his retirement routine of falling five times every morning…

Anderson: Webster is master of realistic wildlife art
Dennis Anderson

Bill Webster captured the true beauty of game birds.


President Donald Trump stopped to look across the tarmac as he greeted supporters at Palm Beach International Airport on Thursday, hours after the rel

Report reveals Trump's efforts to control probe, fire Mueller

IRRRB accused of cronyism in hiring DFL operative
Mueller report depicts a White House steeped in corruption and lies
State defends South Dakota pipeline protest legislation

In this Sunday, April 14, 2019, photo, RJR Maintenance and Management office manager Deanna Finnie, left, co-owner Jackie Fakler, center, and marketin

North Dakota company where 4 were slain seeks normalcy

Storms batter South, kill 2 in Mississippi, 1 in Alabama
National Enquirer being sold to former newsstand mogul
Wild bee species critical to pollination on the decline

Christian worshipers pray along the Via Dolorosa near the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, traditionally believed by many to be the site of the crucifixi

Christian pilgrims march through Jerusalem for Good Friday

Warsaw synagogue 'reappears' on anniversary of ghetto revolt
Police official: Short-circuit likely caused Notre Dame fire
Ex-SS guard charged with 5,230 counts of accessory to murder

Josh Okogie's development is vital, given team’s tight cap situation

Wolves feel salary-cap pinch as they enter offseason

Durant, Curry shut down Clippers in Warriors' 132-105 win
White has career-high 36 points, Spurs beat Nuggets 118-108
Thunder's Paul George out of sync, looking to find rhythm

Ryan Suter, in 2010.

Wild's Suter to play in World Championships

Penguins and Lightning exits show playoff hockey differences
Rantanen scores OT winner, Avs beat Flames 3-2 in Game 4
Sharks start fast to stay alive, beat Golden Knights 5-2

Minnehaha Academy's Jalen Suggs is very much on the Gophers' radar for the 2020 recruiting class.

Gophers, Pitino turn focus to 2020 after being shut out by state's Class of '19

Super regional to under .500: U baseball struggling to find success
Gophers cut some season ticket prices for men's hockey, men's basketball
Big Ten filled with quarterback competitions as spring football ends

In this frame made from video, Bill Kapri, left, also known as rapper Kodak Black, covers his face with $100 bills as he walks out of jail after makin

Kodak Black arrested on drug, gun charges at Canadian border

Despite recusal, prosecutor told deputy Smollett overcharged
'Deeply candid' Demi Moore memoir coming in September
C.J.: Meet the Minnesota physical therapists who have become YouTube superstars

'Mary Tyler Moore Show' actress Georgia Engel dies at 70

Georgia Engel, who played the charmingly innocent, small-voiced Georgette on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and amassed a string of other TV and stage credits, has died. She was 70.


Former astronaut Owen Garriott dies, flew on Skylab station

Former astronaut Owen Garriott, who flew on America's first space station, Skylab, and whose son followed him into orbit, has died at age 88.


Drummer Eric 'Edgar' Barnes, founder of Midwest Art Catalyst, dies at 49

Eric Gary Barnes thought his first name sounded too much like “ear ache” for his liking. So he chose Edgar Burn, a name that stuck…


David Brion Davis, scholar of slavery, dead at 92

David Brion Davis, a Pulitzer Prize-winning historian who documented the centrality of slavery in Western culture through a landmark trilogy that made him among the world's most respected and influential scholars, has died.


Jonathan Wolman, Detroit News editor, former AP exec, dies

Jonathan Wolman, who over more than 45 years in journalism served as editor and publisher of The Detroit News and previously worked as a reporter,…