Drake dazzles in a 'Bling'-blazing set at St. Paul's Xcel Center

Drake dazzles in a 'Bling'-blazing set at St. Paul's Xcel Center

Despite a late start, Drake stakes a strong claim to hip-hop's throne.
Boy George and Culture Club still charm with dance-happy pop-soul at Myth
Music

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

10:11am
Culture Club triumphed Sunday in its first local concert since 2000.
Capturing a complicated Otello, more brawn than brains
Music

Capturing a complicated Otello, more brawn than brains

July 24
Sommerfest finale presents Verdi's opera version of the Shakespeare play.
Review: Duran Duran turns up the grooves after Chic turned it on early
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.
Could the Mississippi River actually begin in South Dakota?
Variety

Could the Mississippi River actually begin in South Dakota?

5:32am
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.
Risqué business: MPR's Kerri Miller hosts sexy new podcast
Variety

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

12:48pm
MPR host Kerri Miller branches out to tackle a titillating subject in her new podcast.
Variety

Two sodas a day raises cancer risk, study finds

2 minutes ago
Here's one more reason to consider cutting back on the soda: drinking too many sugary drinks on a daily basis has been linked to gallbladder cancer.
TV & Media

Minnesota writer who helped kill Superman brings him back to life

11:03am
Dan Jurgens wrote and drew one of the biggest moments in the history of comic books back in 1992, "The Death of Superman."
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    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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