Results: little sisters of the poor

Kenyan man's search for his father runs into church cover-up

…SAMBURU, Kenya — When Sabina Losirkale went into labor, her sister Scolastica recalls, priests…
As immigrant kids fill Worthington's schools; bus driver leads the backlash

As immigrant kids fill Worthington's schools; bus driver leads the backlash

… plant that was the area’s main employer and into the neighborhood he called Little Mexico, even though…
Growing Flash Flood Risk: Models Predict 2-4" Rain by Friday

Growing Flash Flood Risk: Models Predict 2-4" Rain by Friday

… and water to get to his sister's house on a hill, from his mother's house nearby. "If we hadn't done…
Magnificent urns are in Sevres style, but most Sevres marks are fake

Magnificent urns are in Sevres style, but most Sevres marks are fake

…Q: My sister and I acquired a pair of Sevres urns that were once the property of a Duluth museum…
Why don't Americans talk about child care?

Why don't Americans talk about child care?

… care for our children come in all colors, of course, but are often brown or poor or elderly…
Oral history: Prince's life, as told by the people who knew him best

Oral history: Prince's life, as told by the people who knew him best

… was all about. I had one piano lesson and two guitar lessons as a kid. I was a poor student, because when…
Tenants in northeast Minneapolis building mobilize to keep their homes

Tenants in northeast Minneapolis building mobilize to keep their homes

…. It was built in 1895 and operated for 80 years as the Little Sisters of the Poor Home for the Aged, where…
The Puppy Chronicles: Angus has started hiding some of his treats and Rosie is determined to find them

The Puppy Chronicles: Angus has started hiding some of his treats and Rosie is determined to find them

… our little enclosed porch, Angus leaped off the bed like a shot and followed. This was unusual…
Will Rapid Warming Increase Flood Risk? 60 Degrees Possible by Saturday

Will Rapid Warming Increase Flood Risk? 60 Degrees Possible by Saturday

… no longer segregate rich from poor, old from young, and white from black, as sprawl does, especially…
Minnesota's iconic antiwar 'worker nuns' celebrated in new History Theatre play

Minnesota's iconic antiwar 'worker nuns' celebrated in new History Theatre play

sisters. These nuns didn’t initiate the protests — an activist named Marie Braun was a critical catalyst…
New York Times bestsellers

New York Times bestsellers

…’ psychology study. 4. Liar Liar, by James Patterson and Candice Fox. (Little, Brown) Detective Harriet Blue…
In Vietnam, a lifelong Minnesotan discovers his mother's country for the first time

In Vietnam, a lifelong Minnesotan discovers his mother's country for the first time

… Scandinavian blood shows through in my height (6 feet) and my complexion (a little pale). He was a soldier…

COMMENTS: How alcohol foils rape investigations

…  made a poor decision to drink and then "consented" to have sex with someone, while highly intoxicated…

COMMENTS: Police overwhelmed and undertrained

… with someone of the opposite sex, both in the home, and at school. The poor behavior of a rapist probably goes…
Catholic educator Patricia DeMoully dies in St. Paul

Catholic educator Patricia DeMoully dies in St. Paul

… construction of houses for the poor while living in a trailer with other nuns. DeMoully, known as “Sister Pat…

COMMENTS: When rape is reported and nothing happens

… (whether poor training, mistakes, failure to gather evidence, or lack of time or other resources) rather…
Can college basketball clean up its act in time for Minneapolis' 2019 Final Four?

Can college basketball clean up its act in time for Minneapolis' 2019 Final Four?

… to 2014. College basketball’s many issues didn’t slow the rebirth here — poor hires did. Stan Heath…
Twin Cities concerts of the week: Thom Yorke, Jingle Ball, Midnight Hour, Martin Devaney

Twin Cities concerts of the week: Thom Yorke, Jingle Ball, Midnight Hour, Martin Devaney

… in. Opening are the Secret Sisters, the Everlys-evoking duo whose upcoming album is being produced by Carlile…

Lessons on giving from Thoreau and Zacchaeus

… that misery which he strives in vain to relieve.” This sentence appeared in the middle of a little rant about…
From war to whiskey, St. Paul 'scallywag' Ralph S. Mayer played varied roles

From war to whiskey, St. Paul 'scallywag' Ralph S. Mayer played varied roles

… penmanship to his sister, Grace, on Jan. 15, 1899. Writing from Cuba, he was serving as an unhappy private…