Two U wrestlers jailed on sexual assault charges await fate

Star wrestler Gable Steveson, 19, and teammate Dylan Martinez, 21, remained in the Hennepin County jail Monday on suspicion of third-degree felony criminal sexual conduct.

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Troy Forcier, facilities project manager for Hennepin County, helped beekeeper Misty Hoffman remove a massive swarm of honeybees Monday in downtown Mi

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Grunewald remembered as she lived her life: Running for hope

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Her friends, family and admirers paid tribute by running or walking 1.405 miles — her favorite number — on the Minneapolis Diagonal Trail along the edge of Hillside Cemetery, where she was buried.
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An ethics watchdog said that Trump should fire his White House counselor for breaking the law. He declines. So let's extend the logic.