CDC issues new eviction ban for most of US through Oct. 3

Rep. Cori Bush, D-Mo., speaks with reporters as she camps outside the U.S. Capitol, in Washington, Monday, Aug. 2, 2021, as anger and frustration has

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a new eviction moratorium that would last until October 3, as the Biden administration sought to quell intensifying criticism from progressives that it was allowing vulnerable renters to lose their homes during a pandemic.

Air quality alert extended through Wednesday for northern Minnesota as wildfire smoke lingers

The alert for the southern half of the state expired Tuesday afternoon.

Former Minneapolis officers request separate federal trial from Derek Chauvin

The booking mugs of the three former Minneapolis officers charged Wednesday with aiding and abetting murder. From left are J Alexander Kueng, Thomas L

Ex-officers filed motion in pending civil rights case.

Cuomo urged to resign after probe finds he harassed 11 women

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo faced mounting pressure Tuesday to resign, including from President Joe Biden and other onetime Democratic allies, after an investigation found he sexually harassed nearly a dozen women and worked to retaliate against one of his accusers.

Driver was drunk, speeding before plunging onto I-94, killing his year-old son, charges say

Hakeem Miller  Credit: Hennepin County jail

Woman, four other children were also hurt; none of the children were in the proper restraint devices, according to the charges.



Mohamed Ali, left, 13, played a game called “helicopter” with Chaniyla Greene, 13, during National Night Out a couple blocks away from George Floy

National Night Out returns to Twin Cities amid heated policing debate

Minnesota police association calls out Bloomington human rights commissioner for tweets on pro-police rally
University of Minnesota study finds clinic visits after flu patients present risks
Lino Lakes man can't vote for five years after attacking couple holding sign critical of Trump

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Gable Steveson, named after former Olympic champion Dan Gable, is ready for his moment at the Tokyo Games.

Gophers wrestling star Steveson ready to put on an Olympian show

Vikings release Jeff Gladney after indictment on felony domestic violence charge
Twins release Shoemaker from Class AAA St. Paul
Vikings owner Mark Wilf adds his voice to vaccination push for players

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Stratasys CEO Yoav Zeif in the company’s mobile showroom in Eden Prairie with the new MakerBot Method X machine.

Stratasys 3-D printer company sees path to future even with stiffer competition

Bright Health's revenue jumps to $1.1B but share price tumbles
Tennant results improve with global economy, but faces strained supply chain
University of Minnesota spinoff developing protective apparel raises $5.3M in first VC raise

Minister JaNaé Bates of Yes Minneapolis spoke at a news conference about the Yes 4 Minneapolis lawsuit against the City of Minneapolis to remove an e

Counterpoint: Why the public safety reform amendment must pass

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Readers Write: Minneapolis ballot questions and public safety


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Zoo music fans flock to Canterbury as Old Crow opens a new concert series

Drink up: Minnesota State Fair announces 56 new beverages for 2021
Bellecour Bakery opening in St. Paul's Cooks of Crocus Hill on Aug. 12
In Olympics coverage, NBC stumbles out of the block

Souhan: Rubio's spectacular effort vs. Team USA comes up just short

Even though the United States won the game to advance to the Olympic semifinals, the story of the game was Ricky Rubio's 38-point performance for Spain.

Scoggins: With so much at stake, Zimmer has every right to be angry

With his most important player, quarterback Kirk Cousins, in COVID protocol lockdown, Mike Zimmer let his frustrations with unvaccinated players be known Monday.

Souhan: The good, the ugly and the imminent in the Tokyo Games

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Former President Donald Trump and his allies have continued to falsely assert that the 2020 presidential election was rigged and that the results were

Trump says he will not try to stop ex-Justice officials from testifying

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CDC issues new eviction ban for most of US through Oct. 3
Attorney General Keith Ellison launches statewide initiative to review convictions

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

Cuomo urged to resign after probe finds he harassed 11 women

Officer dead, suspect killed in violence outside Pentagon
Missouri governor pardons gun-waving St. Louis lawyer couple
Delta variant, changing advice sow confusion on vaccine, masks

Sailors assigned to an explosive ordnance unit board an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter on the flight deck of aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan to head to

British navy group: 'Potential hijack' of ship off UAE coast

China orders mass testing in Wuhan as COVID outbreak spreads
Taliban take much of provincial capital in south Afghanistan
At least 3 wounded in Sweden shooting amid rise in violence

South Tower of Target’s Corporate headquarters and the IDS building were lit purple to mark the one-year anniversary of Prince’s passing on April

Who controls the colorful lights in Minneapolis' night skyline?

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Why is the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame located in tiny Eveleth, Minnesota?

People waited to board light rail at the Nicollet Mall station Monday. Announcements about new mask or vaccine requirements have emerged across Minnes

In Duluth and St. Louis County, CDC now recommends masks

Air quality alert extended through Wednesday for northern Minnesota as wildfire smoke lingers
Superior, Wis., promises 'lots of jobs' in new marketing campaign
Meet St. Louis County's new land and minerals director

Bill and Melinda French Gates in 2019.

Bill Gates and Melinda French Gates finalize their divorce

'Flower Drum Song' star Alvin Ing dies at 89 of COVID complications
Garth Brooks reassessing stadium tour because of COVID surge
Reese Witherspoon sells Hello Sunshine, joins new company

toasting togetherness Julia Gerloff, her father Robert Gerloff, and Julia’s aunt, Mary Beth Lamb, right, toasted Robert as they sailed down the Miss

Minneapolis family marks anniversary of loved one's stroke with honesty and love

Minn. teen fights ageist unemployment laws, starts nonprofit tapping power of intergenerational collaboration
Minneapolis-based Climate Generation helps teachers, parents talk about climate change with kids