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Biden drops out of 2024 race after disastrous debate inflamed age concerns. VP Harris gets his nod

FILE - President Joe Biden pauses as he speaks at a news conference Thursday July 11, 2024, on the final day of the NATO summit in Washington. Biden d
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The unprecedented announcement less than four months before the election immediately upended a campaign that both political parties view as the most consequential in generations.

Minnesota's senators back Kamala Harris after Biden drops out of the race

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Prominent Democrats from Minnesota celebrated Biden's achievements as speculation swirls about what's next.

Minnesota tribe's cannabis dispensary doesn't require marijuana to be safety tested

Flea, left, and John Frusciante, the bassist and guitarist for the Red Hot Chili Peppers, respectively, play on their knees during the band’s perfor

Review: Minnesota Yacht Club festival ends in rowdy, dopey style with Chili Peppers


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Joe Mauer during the Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at the Clark Sports Center Cooperstown, N.Y., on Sunday.
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Joe Mauer during the Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at the Clark Sports Center Cooperstown, N.Y., on Sunday.

Mauer is inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame in front of thousands of Twins fans

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Former Twins star catcher Joe Mauer was enshrined in the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday in Cooperstown, N.Y. He paused more than 20 times for applause during his speech.
The Twins' Willi Castro is hit by a pitch thrown by Brewers starting pitcher Aaron Civale in the second inning Sunday at Target Field.

Brewers sweep Twins as bullpen falters, offense can't catch up

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TV viewers will be seeing a lot of the Eiffel Tower in the background of the beach volleyball stadium at the Paris Olympics.

What to watch each day at the Paris Olympics

Colleen Ryan works as a border adviser in Ukraine. Part of her work is facilitating training for border guards from Ukraine to detect forged travel do

She quit the Minneapolis police force, claiming harassment. Then she headed to Ukraine.

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DNR large lake specialist Carl Pedersen pulled a horse leech out of the water with his bare hands.

What happened to all the leeches in Leech Lake?

The bloodsucking invertebrates appear to be on the decline in their namesake lake.
Infinity Beatty-Metcalfe adjusts the vitals monitor on an ambulance as a student in Hennepin Healthcare's paramedic trainee program.

Hennepin EMS seeks paramedic diversity to boost outcomes for minority patients


Biden bows out, putting country first

Voters can now focus on the significant policy differences between the two political parties, not just the presidential candidates' personal capacities.

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