S.C. Senate votes to take rebel flag off Statehouse grounds

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Air pollution warning expanded in Minnesota

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Heavy rains, flash flooding inundate parts of Twin Cities
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Lightning struck a home in Brooklyn Park around 1 a.m., setting the roof and attic on fire. The residents escaped unharmed.

Heavy rains, flash flooding inundate parts of Twin Cities

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Burnsville has had the most rain in the Twin Cities metro area with 4.73 inches so far, while nearby River Falls, Wis. reported more than 7 inches.
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Perkins is Twins' lone All-Star; Dozier on final ballot

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Increase in drunken boating on Lake Minnetonka made for busy weekend for law enforcement

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