MSP joins list of U.S. airports screening for coronavirus

Federal health officials announced the heightened airport screening on Tuesday along with new recommendations against nonessential travel to China, where the rapidly spreading virus has been confirmed in more than 4,500 infections and 100 deaths.
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Freeborn County pay dispute raises question: How much is a rural sheriff worth?

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Chris Doleman sacked Rams quarterback Jim Everett during a game in 1991.
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Former Vikings defensive end Doleman dies at 58

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., arrived for the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump on charges of abuse of power and obstructio
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told senators he doesn't yet have the votes to brush back Democratic demands for witnesses.

GOP lacks votes to block Bolton, other impeachment witnesses

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President Donald Trump's impeachment trial is shifting to questions from senators, a pivotal juncture as Republicans lack the votes to block witnesses and face a potential setback in their hope of ending the trial with a quick acquittal.
Have Twins shed 'cheap' label (and become attractive to free agents)?
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Have Twins shed 'cheap' label (and become attractive to free agents)?

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The Cocktail Room at 18th and Central opens in MSP Airport's remote Concourse A on Jan. 24.
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Restaurant roll call: Local cocktails at the airport and a rash of downtown restaurant closings

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Sen. Amy Klobuchar’s Taconite Tater Tot Hot Dish, named after a rock mined in the Iron Range of Minnesota, at a house party on her behalf in Newton,
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Hot dish does heavy lifting for Klobuchar in casserole country

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