Pedestrian killed by self-driving Uber vehicle in Arizona

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A self-driving Uber SUV struck and killed a pedestrian in suburban Phoenix in the first death involving a fully autonomous test vehicle — an accident that could have far-reaching consequences for the new technology.

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Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty spoke at the Edina Country Club on the Future of Work at a joint meeting of the Chambers of Commerce for Bloomington, Eden Pr

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Federal investigators work near the site of Sunday's explosion, Monday, March 19, 2018, in Austin, Texas. Multiple people were injured in the explosio
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Federal investigators worked Monday near the site of Sunday's explosion.

Fear mounts in Austin as serial bomber uses tripwire

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The hunt for the serial bomber who has been leaving deadly explosives in packages on Austin doorsteps took an even more sinister turn Monday when investigators said the fourth and latest blast was triggered along a street by a nearly invisible tripwire.

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Your boss wants you to nap – on the job

Your boss wants you to nap – on the job

DNR fisheries biologists netted walleyes from Mille Lacs in early spring 2016 for a field experiment regarding fertility of the fish. A panel of resea

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The Ale-ite Eight is set for the Ultimate Minnesota Beer Bracket.

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Southways , the former 32,000-square-foot Pillsbury estate on Lake Minnetonka is back on market for $7.9 million.

Lake Minnetonka's 32,000-square-foot landmark Pillsbury mansion gets deep discount to $7.9M

The century-old restored Pillsbury mansion sits on a smaller lot, but still boasts seven bedrooms, 13 bathrooms and an 8,000 bottle wine cellar.

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A state agency aims to eliminate racial disparities in schools' response to misbehavior. Its destabilizing course would only spread the disruption.

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