Legislature shelves voter ID, expanded access

A voter dropped her ballot in the ballot box at the Hennepin County Government Center before the 2020 election.

However, lawmakers agreed on additional security requirements for absentee ballot drop boxes.

Unvaccinated in Missouri could be lesson for the rest of the U.S.

FILE - In this June 11, 2021, file photo, passengers board a Missouri River Runner Amtrak train in Lee’s Summit, Mo. As the U.S. emerges from the CO

As the U.S. emerges from the COVID-19 crisis, Missouri is becoming a cautionary tale for the rest of the country: It is seeing an alarming rise in cases because of a combination of the fast-spreading delta variant and stubborn resistance among many people to getting vaccinated.

White House chooses Minneapolis, St. Paul for violence prevention strategy using federal funds

Justices rule for student in 'cursing cheerleader' case

In this photo provided by the American Civil Liberties Union, Brandi Levy wears her former cheerleading outfit as she looks at her mobile phone while

In the case of the cursing cheerleader, the Supreme Court notched a victory for the free speech rights of students Wednesday, siding with a high school student whose vulgar social media post got her kicked off the junior varsity squad.

Britney Spears tells judge: 'I want my life back'

Britney Spears, shown at a 2019 movie premiere, is expected to address a judge overseeing the conservatorship that has controlled the pop star’s mon

After 13 years of near silence in the conservatorship that controls her life and money, Britney Spears passionately told a judge Wednesday that she wants to end the "abusive" case that has made her feel demoralized and enslaved.



Rev. Harry Bury introduced Rev. Jerry McAfee before he spoke to a group of priests from the Association of U.S. Catholic Priest at George Floyd square

Local priest honored for global peacemaking from Vietnam to Minnesota

Metro COVID-19 test sites closing this week in Minnesota
White House chooses Minneapolis, St. Paul for violence prevention strategy using federal funds
CPR from son preserves dying father's legacy as an organ donor

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While going through a tumultuous year, Suni Lee has worked extremely hard to keep her balance, emotionally and physically.

Through pain, grief and delayed Olympic dreams, St. Paul's Suni Lee found strength

Loons welcome back Allianz Field full house with 2-0 victory
Fowles dominates as Lynx edge Atlanta 87-85
With no NBA draft pick, Timberwolves await free agency

Scores, schedules, and stats
In this Nov. 28, 2016, file photo, a screen displays a patient’s vital signs during open heart surgery at the University of Maryland Medical Center

Hospitals slow to post price transparency data, U study says

Winnebago winning market share in booming RV market
Line 3 contractor cited for serious safety lapse, fined $25,000 in worker's death
Marathon refinery workers reject contract as work stoppage hits five months

Black Lives Matter protesters stood with a banner in the middle of 3rd Avenue South in January as they prepared to march from the Hennepin County Gove

Police and data practices: The blackout incentive

An elegy for the purely amateur college athlete
Sack cartoon: Just toying around
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Nathalie Emmanuel and Vin Diesel in “F9: The Fast Saga.”  Giles Keyte/Universal Pictures

There's more of the same, and a lot more, in 'F9: The Fast Saga'

Mortimer's and Aster Cafe announce indoor music gigs for July in Minneapolis
At Minneapolis' first-ever Native Prom, Indigenous youth celebrate their culture
Meet the Minnesota athletes aiming for the 2020 Paralympic Games

Neal: Baseball's crackdown on pitchers had to happen

Major League Baseball is doing the right thing at the wrong time — but it really had little choice. Like it or not, the issue had become too obvious to be ignored.

Reusse: Mighty 920 brings baseball 'game for the ages' to life on the radio

Gordy Kosfeld's ancient tape recorder remains as well-known within a 50-mile radius of Faribault as Sid Hartman's was in the locker rooms of Minnesota's pro teams.

St. Anthony: Twin Cities businesses unite in drive to hire 1,000 apprentices, chiefly in tech

Two-thirds of the apprentices will be people of color who will complete at least a two-year degree while building a career.



Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.J.), seated at table, during a meeting to work out an infrastructure bill in Washington on Tuesday.

Bipartisan senators reach tentative plan on infrastructure

State pardon board meeting scrapped amid discord between Walz, Ellison and Gildea
Legislature shelves voter ID, expanded access
Hong Kong's last pro-democracy paper publishes final edition

In this Jan. 6, 2021, file photo, insurrectionists loyal to President Donald Trump breach the Capitol in Washington.

No jail time in 1st riot sentence; Oath Keeper pleads guilty

Unvaccinated in Missouri could be lesson for the rest of the U.S.
Justices rule for student in 'cursing cheerleader' case
Pedestrian bridge collapses over DC highway, injuring 5

Attendees perform a round dance at the former Muscowequan Indian Residential School after the remains of 215 children were recently found at the Kamlo

Unmarked graves found at another Indigenous school in Canada

U.N. says Great Barrier Reef is 'in danger.' Australia disagrees
Witnesses: Airstrike in Ethiopia's Tigray kills more than 50
Antivirus pioneer John McAfee found dead in Spanish prison

Mushroom shelves are still visible in this old Mushroom Valley cave, which is now part of the Wabasha Street Caves.

Who dug the sandstone caves along St. Paul's riverfront?

Did modern Minnesota roads evolve from Native American trails?
How did the North Loop neighborhood get its name?
From bankrupt racetrack to aviation hub — what remains from MSP Airport's early days?

FILE-Duluth tested lead levels in drinking water in 102 homes this spring; 30 had lead levels above the current EPA limit of 15 parts per billion, and

High lead levels found in old Duluth homes' drinking water

Duluth man accused of killing SCSU professor after getting lost, crashing in yard
Duluth may gain thousands of acres of parkland to protect
Minnesota DNR warns that black bears will become especially bold in pursuit of food

Britney Spears, shown at a 2019 movie premiere, is expected to address a judge overseeing the conservatorship that has controlled the pop star’s mon

Britney Spears tells judge: 'I want my life back'

Harrison Ford injures shoulder on 'Indiana Jones 5' set
Kobe Bryant's widow to settle lawsuit over deadly crash
R. Kelly jailed in NYC as he awaits sex-trafficking trial

marvel of a match Fluffy pup Marvel was born without a front right paw. Barb Felt, who has raised golden retrievers for 40 years, said “she’d be t

The family of Waconia boy, 7, with a limb difference just adopted a puppy with three paws

Minnesota police departments hand out vouchers instead of tickets for broken car lights thanks to a Minneapolis nonprofit
Mpls. lemonade seller, 7, differentiates herself with fortune-telling bonus
Inspired Problem Solver Willie Dominguez is a friend to fathers