Minnesota drivers say economics of Uber, Lyft don't add up

While the ride-share companies say they pay fairly, elected officials could mandate minimum wages.

Plans for speedy passenger train to Duluth have slow start

Anticipated federal funding didn't come through in 2023, but proponents have high hopes for this year.

Up above the St. Paul skyways, an abandoned city park gathers fines and dust

The old Town Square Park turned from an asset to an eyesore, and there's no end in sight.

Data science under fire: What math do high schoolers really need?

California has been at the center of a heated debate over what math knowledge students really need to succeed in college and careers.

Man dead after being found with gunshot wounds in south Minneapolis, police say

Homicide detectives are investigating the case.




National homebuilder cancels purchase of Lakeville school district land

Medcalf: Deadly men with guns were once boys who did not know what to do with their anger
Hennepin County leaders plan crime prevention summit in May
University of Minnesota faces big choices on medical programs, and its new leader is a doctor

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Gophers women suffer historic rout on road, falling 90-34 to Penn State

Vikings watch some top QBs throw, but others refused to at combine
Playoff hopes take another hit as Wild lose in St. Louis
U men eke out 75-70 win vs. Penn State after making big comeback

Ramstad: The house next door may become a duplex, and you'll be just fine

Minnesota drivers say economics of Uber, Lyft don't add up
Twin Cities Consumers' Checkbook: Shop around to save on auto insurance
Chris Farrell: Warren Buffet's annual wisdom-sharing full of personal finance advice


The wolf debate and modern America

Start work now on ambulance plight
Duck, duck, gray duck: Minnesota's chance to do something different in the primary
Dear Caitlin Clark …


U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy wants you to exercise your social muscles

Review: Cat Power offers Bob Dylan's home-state fans a visionary tribute in St. Paul
Home of the Month winner is a cheery bright yellow ADU in St. Paul named Sunflower
Minnesota writer Kate DiCamillo changes course to celebrate a family's love in her new book

Lileks: Overcharged for bacon? Soowee! Or is it sue?

If you've got the class, we've got the action.

Reusse: With new pressing tactics, Loons fans could be in for a fun season

Minnesota United's home opener featured a Liverpool-style, high-intensity press that left even Patrick Reusse begrudgingly entertained.

Souhan: Gophers lucky to have player like Hawkins coming back next year

Elijah Hawkins sustained the Gophers' hopes of playing longer this season; the transfer portal product has been making the team his own.

Neal: I'm coming to find answers to five hot Twins questions

Like every preseason, the Twins think they could be great this year. And like every season, it's time to examine how true that is up close in Fort Myers.



Heading into Super Tuesday, many Minnesota voters unhappy with Biden-Trump rematch

Tim Scott lost his own presidential bid. But he's gotten Donald Trump's attention for vice president
Trump wins caucuses in Missouri and Idaho and sweeps Michigan GOP convention
A tumor in her brain, she wants the option to die peacefully — before it's too late

A Supreme Court decision could come Monday in a case about barring Trump from the 2024 ballot

Data science under fire: What math do high schoolers really need?
Voucher expansion leads to more students, waitlists and classes for some religious schools
Iowa's Caitlin Clark breaks Pete Maravich's NCAA Division I scoring record

A woman clutching an infant is found in the rubble of Ukraine building after Russian drone strike

Rival of Netanyahu visits US, signaling wider cracks in Israel's wartime leadership
After 10 years of trying, a Palestinian woman had twins. An Israeli strike killed them both
Hundreds of inmates flee after armed gangs storm Haiti's main prison, leaving bodies behind

Why does Maplewood have such an odd shape?

What roles did Minnesota's Native American chiefs play? And who were some notable ones?
Ask a question now: What are you curious about, Minnesota?
Listen: What does it mean when Minnesota courts sentence offenders to 'the workhouse'?

Norway's hospitalized king gets a pacemaker in Malaysia after falling ill during vacation

A party like no other? Asia's richest man celebrates son's prenuptials with a star-studded bash
Film director who was shot by Alec Baldwin says it felt like being hit by a baseball bat
Iris Apfel, fashion icon known for her eye-catching style, dies at 102

Women in Twin Cities group help each other develop their careers

Months after suffering cardiac arrest at MSP, survivor meets bystanders who helped save his life
U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy wants you to exercise your social muscles
St. Cloud rallies to find Arizona trucker's cat that escaped into the cold