Interracial families are focus of buzzworthy painter's new Minneapolis show

Interracial families are focus of buzzworthy painter's new Minneapolis show

In a new exhibit, artist Leslie Barlow uses a surprising mix of paints to depict interracial couples and families.
Sunday's Oscars may end up feeling like a political rally
Variety

Sunday's Oscars may end up feeling like a political rally

10:41am
Academy Awards night usually shies away from playing politics. Expect the 2017 ceremonies to go off-script.
With role in 'The King and I,' a mixed-race actress tries to finds her way
Stage & Arts

With role in 'The King and I,' a mixed-race actress tries to finds her way

February 23
"It's difficult," says Manna Nichols, who returns in "The King and I" at the Orpheum.
Jack Brass Band is blowing up Mardi Gras in Minnesota
Music

Jack Brass Band is blowing up Mardi Gras in Minnesota

36 minutes ago
The eight-man ensemble has the NOLA street cred to be Fat Tuesday ambassadors.
Test your knowledge on Oscar-nominated movies about Hollywood
Movies

Test your knowledge on Oscar-nominated movies about Hollywood

February 23
How well do you know the movies about movies that have been nominated for Oscars?
Exquisitely crafted 'Get Out' reshapes the horror drama
Movies

Exquisitely crafted 'Get Out' reshapes the horror drama

February 23
Review: Terrifying and insightful, it's a spine-chilling message movie. | ★★★½ out of 4 stars
True-story romance 'A United Kingdom' can't quite pull everything together
Movies

True-story romance 'A United Kingdom' can't quite pull everything together

February 23
True story stalls amid a rash of romance novel clichés.
Variety

Unfriending Facebook: Overwhelmed by social media, more Minnesotans are taking a break

February 22
Overwhelmed by social media, more Minnesotans are deleting their apps — and learning how to exercise digital discipline.
Celebrities

100 women pack Mpls. tattoo shop to get inked with 'Nevertheless, she persisted'

11:22am
Over a nine-hour span, Twin Cities women lined up to get the exact same tattoo.
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