Minneapolis approves $800M plan to upgrade roads, parks

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A momentous, $800 million deal to breath new life into Minneapolis' crumbling roads and parks received enthusiastic approval Friday by the City Council.
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Major closures of I-94, I-35W could snarl roads this weekend

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Minnesota's first 'little lama' studies Buddhist faith (and loves Pokemon)
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Dubbed the "little lama,” Jalue Dorjee greeted the faithful at a recent ceremony.
'Little Lama'

Minnesota's first 'little lama' studies Buddhist faith (and loves Pokemon)

A Minnesota boy believed by many to be a reincarnated lama takes a key step along his predestined path.
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Who might the Vikings draft with today's picks? Here are 10 options

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Letters from Prince: His biggest fear was dying alone

Letters from Prince: His biggest fear was dying alone

Minnesota native Neal Karlen was 25 years old when he landed the first of two in-depth interviews with Prince for Rolling Stone. What followed were 31 years of handwritten notes, late-night calls and an unlikely friendship.
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Dog missing 10 years found in Alabama, returning to owner

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Burger Friday: Goat, in all of its glory, and on wheels

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Three major Minneapolis intersections help tell the story of how the city evolved

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Obama's economic legacy: Crisis overcome; malaise worse than ever

He doesn't get the credit he deserves — mainly because Americans still have deep-seated reasons for discontent.

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26 photos Pop music superstar Prince has died at his home in Chanhassen at age 57.
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