CDC: Most metro counties join indoor mask guideline list

In the seven-county metro, all counties except Carver are seeing worrisome case transmission rates, in addition to 29 more counties statewide, based on per capita case rates and percentage of tests that are positive.
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Political committee sues Minneapolis over policing ballot language

Traffic moved along Interstate 35W, with downtown Minneapolis enveloped by a smoky haze, as seen from the East 46th Street overpass.
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Traffic moved along Interstate 35W, with downtown Minneapolis enveloped by a smoky haze, as seen from the East 46th Street overpass.

As wildfires rage on, Minnesota braces for more smoke

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Suni Lee, hoping to be normal, enters the realm of the really famous

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Jose Berrios didn’t pitch with quite the same dominance of Johan Santana for the Twins, but at age 27 he still figures to have many impressive seaso
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Reusse: Berrios was an ace, and the loss of one of those is nothing to celebrate

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FILE - In this Saturday, July 24, 2021, file photo former President Donald Trump speaks on a variety of topics to supporters at a Turning Point Action
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Trump urged Justice officials to declare election 'corrupt'

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Dramatic life-size sculpture depicts immigrant experience, with life-size men, women and children packed into an boat. A pair of angel wings rise above the group.
The 701 Building in downtown Minneapolis is the work of famed architect Helmut Jahn.
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Minneapolis' 701 Building has kept its slightly kooky, 1980s charm

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How 'Hiroshima' made the world understand Hiroshima

The seminal, searing account by novelist and journalist John Hersey revealed the truth of nuclear war's horrors.