Minnesota Poll: Klobuchar, Sanders lead Democratic pack

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Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar leads Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders in a new Star Tribune/MPR News Minnesota Poll as the state's March 3 presidential primary nears, with both well ahead of their nearest Democratic rivals.
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Italy rushes to contain Europe's first major virus outbreak

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Leaders at Eureka Recycling, which services Minneapolis and St. Paul, say a growing amount of plastic entering their doors can’t be sorted and recyc
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Leaders at Eureka Recycling, which services Minneapolis and St. Paul, say a growing amount of plastic entering their doors can’t be sorted and recycled for resale like traditional plastic bottles and containers.

Lobbyists fight surge of bills targeting plastic packaging

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Faltering recycling systems and concerns about ocean plastics have spurred state lawmakers from California to Maine to propose new rules targeting plastic waste, particularly from packaging. Many prompt a visit from Ameripen, a decade-old nonprofit that now has registered lobbyists in eight states.
Nuggets center Nikola Jokic slipped past Timberwolves center Naz Reid for a shot during the third quarter Sunday.
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Undermanned Wolves can't keep up with Denver

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B. Smith, model turned lifestyle guru, dead at 70

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Gophers guard Marcus Carr drove to the basket past Northwestern forward Miller Kopp (10) and center Ryan Young during the first half in Evanston, Ill.
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Gophers get confidence-boosting victory by crushing Northwestern

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After setting a major-league record for home runs last season, the Twins' lineup again figures to be potent. But Miguel Sano and the other sluggers wi
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Twins will eventually figure out regular batting order

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