Going to a family reunion? Brush up first on the survival manual

Going to a family reunion? Brush up first on the survival manual

Of all the strangest kinds of family reunions you can attend, the most unusual is the one that isn't your family. Here are some types of people you'll meet at every reunion.
Poll: If Hillary Clinton becomes president, what title will Bill have?
Polls

Poll: If Hillary Clinton becomes president, what title will Bill have?

2:48pm
Should Hillary Clinton become the president, Bill Clinton would become the first male White House spouse. This poses a pressing question for Americans: what would we call him?
'What makes you happy?' Malala will respond to kids' questions at Mpls. speech
Variety

'What makes you happy?' Malala will respond to kids' questions at Mpls. speech

July 25
Nobel Peace Prize winner's Minneapolis appearance will include queries by three young Minnesotans.
Risqué business: MPR's Kerri Miller hosts sexy new podcast
Variety

Risqué business: MPR's Kerri Miller hosts sexy new podcast

9:51am
MPR host Kerri Miller branches out to tackle a titillating subject in her new podcast.
'Star Wars' producers admit guilt in Harrison Ford's on-set injury
Celebrities

'Star Wars' producers admit guilt in Harrison Ford's on-set injury

1:27pm
The producers of "Star Wars" pleaded guilty to two criminal charges on Tuesday in a case surrounding Harrison Ford's on-set injury while filming "The Force Awakens."
Could the Mississippi River actually begin in South Dakota?
Variety

Could the Mississippi River actually begin in South Dakota?

July 25
Questioning whether the Mississippi begins in Lake Itasca may be blasphemy – or good geology.
Voyageurs National Park is Minnesota's gift to America
Variety

Voyageurs National Park is Minnesota's gift to America

July 22
Voyageurs National Park holds surprising treasures of ancient geology, human history and natural splendor for adventurous vacationers.
Music

Boy George and Culture Club still charm with dance-happy pop-soul at Myth

July 25
Culture Club triumphed Sunday in its first local concert since 2000.
Music

Review: Duran Duran turns up the grooves after Chic turned it on early

July 24
REVIEW: The '80s hitmakers followed their openers' funky lead Saturday in St. Paul.
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  • Arts and Entertainment
    Seeds of Change | Noob Hloov Neej: The Minnesota Museum of American Art’s new exhibition, “Seeds of Change,” documents a year in the life of Hmong Americans farming in Dakota County’s Vermillion Township.
    Family Events
    Summer Flower Show: The garden is in bloom with red and magenta Hydrangea Arizonas as well as tulips, hyacinth, bearded iris and more.
    On The Stage
    Le Switch: Chicago writer Philip Dawkins penned this comedy about commitment and love in the era of marriage equality.
  • Arts and Entertainment
    Seeds of Change | Noob Hloov Neej: The Minnesota Museum of American Art’s new exhibition, “Seeds of Change,” documents a year in the life of Hmong Americans farming in Dakota County’s Vermillion Township.
    Family Events
    Summer Flower Show: The garden is in bloom with red and magenta Hydrangea Arizonas as well as tulips, hyacinth, bearded iris and more.
    On The Stage
    Le Switch: Chicago writer Philip Dawkins penned this comedy about commitment and love in the era of marriage equality.
  • Arts and Entertainment
    Seeds of Change | Noob Hloov Neej: The Minnesota Museum of American Art’s new exhibition, “Seeds of Change,” documents a year in the life of Hmong Americans farming in Dakota County’s Vermillion Township.
    Family Events
    Summer Flower Show: The garden is in bloom with red and magenta Hydrangea Arizonas as well as tulips, hyacinth, bearded iris and more.
    On The Stage
    Le Switch: Chicago writer Philip Dawkins penned this comedy about commitment and love in the era of marriage equality.
  • Arts and Entertainment
    Seeds of Change | Noob Hloov Neej: The Minnesota Museum of American Art’s new exhibition, “Seeds of Change,” documents a year in the life of Hmong Americans farming in Dakota County’s Vermillion Township.
    Family Events
    Summer Flower Show: The garden is in bloom with red and magenta Hydrangea Arizonas as well as tulips, hyacinth, bearded iris and more.
    On The Stage
    Le Switch: Chicago writer Philip Dawkins penned this comedy about commitment and love in the era of marriage equality.
  • Arts and Entertainment
    Seeds of Change | Noob Hloov Neej: The Minnesota Museum of American Art’s new exhibition, “Seeds of Change,” documents a year in the life of Hmong Americans farming in Dakota County’s Vermillion Township.
    Family Events
    Summer Flower Show: The garden is in bloom with red and magenta Hydrangea Arizonas as well as tulips, hyacinth, bearded iris and more.
    On The Stage
    Le Switch: Chicago writer Philip Dawkins penned this comedy about commitment and love in the era of marriage equality.
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