Summer savings: Bargain hunters, here's what to buy in July

Summer savings: Bargain hunters, here's what to buy in July

Many stores have started to discount summer items. Here are the best things to buy right now and what should you probably wait on.
Holy No. 1! North Minneapolis singer Jovonta Patton tops Billboard gospel chart
Music

Holy No. 1! North Minneapolis singer Jovonta Patton tops Billboard gospel chart

17 minutes ago
Good Book meets Facebook in the young North Side father's unlikely rise.
Why some women aren't smiling in selfies anymore
Variety

Why some women aren't smiling in selfies anymore

1:40pm
An urge to skirt societal convention is fueling an explosion of a new kind of selfie.
Is Larry Wilmore of 'The Nightly Show' late-night TV's best host?
Variety

Is Larry Wilmore of 'The Nightly Show' late-night TV's best host?

8:21am
The longtime sitcom writer is coming into his own this year, particularly during a target-rich convention season.
Youngest Peace Prize winner surprises her young Minneapolis fans
Variety

Youngest Peace Prize winner surprises her young Minneapolis fans

8:32am
Malala Yousafzai followed in the evening by inspiring a much larger crowd, about 5,000 people — many of them girls — who packed Target Center to hear Yousafzai tell her life story.
Poll: If Hillary becomes president, what title will Bill have?
Polls

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

7:50am
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?
Going to a family reunion? Brush up first on the survival manual
Variety

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

July 26
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.
Celebrities

TV psychic Miss Cleo, famous for her 'Call me now!' ads in '90s, dies at 53

July 26
Miss Cleo, the psychic who rose to fame in the '90s with a series of television ads, died Tuesday at 53.
Variety

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

July 26
MPR host Kerri Miller branches out to tackle a titillating subject in her new podcast.
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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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