Trump on Day 1,001: Being 'presidential' is so boring

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On the 1,001st day of Trump's tenure, he boasted of saving "millions of lives" by temporarily stopping a Middle East war that he effectively allowed to start in the first place, and announced the next G-7 summit would be held at his own resort.
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Landowner Albert Carlson stands atop a blown out earthen dike where this spring the nearby flood-swollen Zumbro River busted an 80 foot-long hole in t
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In southeast Minnesota, swollen river threatens to reclaim cropland

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Gabbard fires back at Clinton suggestion she's Russia's pawn

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Lizzie Erickson, of Bloomington, center, participated in the National Day of Prayer outside U.S. Bank Stadium in 2016.
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Lizzie Erickson, of Bloomington, center, participated in the National Day of Prayer outside U.S. Bank Stadium in 2016.

Study explores what's replacing religion for young people

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A new research institute has been launched in Minnesota specifically to explore this question, focusing on where 13- to 25-year-olds — from all religious backgrounds — are finding the support often offered at religious institutions.
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Creating a 'timeless' kitchen in a St. Louis Park Cape Cod

A new kitchen brings today's amenities to a 1940s Cape Cod by turning three confining spaces into an open and functional floor plan.
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Famous Dave’s CEO Jeff Crivello, left, and founder Dave Anderson at the test kitchen in their company’s headquarters in Minnetonka.
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BBQ and doughnuts: Famous Dave and the CEO who turned things around

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Schafer: Credit card industry seems stacked against young adults

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KYNDELL HARKNESS • kharkness@startribune.com] Traffic moved through the roundabout on 66th Street near Hwy 77 in Richfield.

Are roundabouts really safer than traditional intersections?

With only about 5,000 roundabouts on the nation's roads — making them still somewhat uncommon — it's natural for drivers to initially be confused.