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.
Local

Two dozen former Owatonna students find student loan erased

A Boeing 737 Max airplane at the Renton Municipal Airport near Boeing’s factory in Renton, Wash.
Business

Boeing pilot complained of 'egregious' issue with 737 Max in 2016 messages

Politics

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.
Aaron Lavinsky, Star Tribune
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.
From left, Gophers men’s basketball freshmen Sam Freeman (32), Bryan Greenlee (3), Isaiah Ihnen (35), and Tre’ Williams (1).
Sports

'All of us are tough': Four-man freshman class excites Gophers basketball

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March 19, 1939: Senators' President Clark Griffith (left).
Sports

Reusse: Griffiths got to enjoy only one championship in nation's capital

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Some residents in the Hawthorne neighborhood of Minneapolis worry that more officers would lead to more harassment of black residents. Above, Keontray
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As Mpls. debates police numbers, some residents wonder if more cops are the answer

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 Curious Minnesota
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.
Famous Dave’s CEO Jeff Crivello, left, and founder Dave Anderson at the test kitchen in their company’s headquarters in Minnetonka.
Business

BBQ and doughnuts: Famous Dave and the CEO who turned things around