Boy hurt in MOA attack 'showing real signs of recovery'

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The family of the 5-year-old boy who was thrown from a third floor balcony at the Mall of America says new test results are positive for the "miracle child," though he remains in intensive care.
In 2006, a hydraulic shovel scraped up 50 tons at a time of taconite ore chunks and dumped it into a 240-ton dump truck at United Taconite in Eveleth,
Local

Mining firm to pay $500,000 for air pollution on Minnesota's Iron Range

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Local

Minneapolis approves use of tax subsidies for market-rate housing

4:11pm
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump walked down the stairs of Air Force One during their arrival at Palm Beach International Airport o
Pablo Martinez Monsivais, Associated Press
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump walked down the stairs of Air Force One during their arrival at Palm Beach International Airport on Thursday.

Trump laces into ex-advisers who spoke with Mueller

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In a series of angry tweets, Trump laced into those who, under oath, had shared with the special counsel their accounts of how Trump tried numerous times to squash or influence the investigation.
Matthew Hurt of Rochester John Marshall, one of the top senior basketball recruits in the nation, tips his Duke hat after announcing his college plans
Colleges

Hurt chose Duke after Jones decided to stay: 'That was the ice-breaker'

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 Don't Miss
Katy Vernon sang at a recent album release party in Minneapolis. She’s been candid about her long road to recovery.

Twin Cities strummer Katy Vernon breaks out of 30-year funk to write songs of hope

Her rebound led her to not only write a hopeful new album, "Suit of Hearts," but to follow her passion.
Architect James Dayton.
Variety

Remembering architect James Dayton, creator of iconic Twin Cities buildings

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 Curious Minnesota
Isle Royale, a national park in Lake Superior, is a remote island famed for its moose population and intrepid adventurers. Photo by Melanie Radzicki M

Why does Isle Royale belong to Michigan and not Minnesota?

The answer to the question can be traced to faulty maps, "copper fever" and a dispute over a strip of land in northern Ohio.
Shakshuka verde at Salty Tart.
Variety

3 Twin Cities bakery/cafe breakfast spots to jump-start your day

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Opinion

Can a disposable culture restore a timeless treasure?

As in nature, fiery destruction is an opportunity for rebirth — so long as we respect the cathedral's glorious past and real-world present.