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

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.
A strong westerly wind kicked up snow Sunday afternoon drifting it over area roads and parking lots. A St. Paul resident used a snow blower in an atte

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Minneapolis approves use of tax subsidies for market-rate housing

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President Donald Trump stopped to look across the tarmac as he greeted supporters at Palm Beach International Airport on Thursday, hours after the rel
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President Trump looked across the tarmac at Palm Beach Airport today, hours after the release of the special counsel's redacted report.

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 (1), in a game against Cretin-Derham Hall in December. He announced his college selection by putting a Duke cap on his head.

Rochester basketball star Matthew Hurt chooses Duke

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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.

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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.