Trump says Europe now willing to take IS prisoners in Syria

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Claiming new progress against Islamic State extremists in Syria, President Donald Trump said Friday that some European nations are now willing to take responsibility for detained IS fighters who are from their countries.
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State relocates adoption event set for Fort Snelling amid outcry from Indian groups

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People walked away from the community center in Fond Du Lac after the lock down was lifted. The gymnasium inside is where a man was shot in the head o
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Man in custody after shooting on Fond du Lac Reservation in Cloquet

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Ex-postmaster of Winona sentenced for destroying mail, stealing from cards

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Sun Country Airlines has seen its charter flight business increase this year, in part because rivals' fleets have been constrained by the grounding of
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Sun Country doesn't have Max planes in its fleet and relies heavily on the 737-800, like the one shown here.

Sun Country scores bookings as 737 Max grounding hits rivals

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The Minnesota airline's lesser-known business is flourishing at the moment. Sun Country doesn't have Max planes in its fleet and relies heavily on the 737-800.
Gophers linebacker Kamal Martin hit Nebraska quarterback Andrew Bunch in last week’s 34-7 victory over Nebraska.
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After suspension, Gophers linebacker from Burnsville grows into NFL prospect

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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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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.
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis speaks during the POW/MIA National Recognition Day Ceremony at the Pentagon in Washington in September 2018.
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Most overrated? Ex-defense secretary has some zingers of his own for Trump

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5 best things our food critic ate in the Twin Cities this week
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5 best things our food critic ate in the Twin Cities this week

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Opinion

Falling down the robot rabbit hole: Misconceptions about automation

Blaming this trend for economic woes is a way to sound trendy while failing to address the real causes of weak growth and soaring inequality.