US Catholic bishops OK steps toward possible rebuke of Biden

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U.S. Catholic bishops overwhelmingly approved the drafting of a "teaching document" that many of them hope will rebuke Catholic politicians, including President Joe Biden, for receiving Communion despite their support for abortion rights.
A view of the Mississippi River at St. Anthony Falls from the Stone Arch Bridge in Minneapolis.
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As Minnesota rivers run lower, drought worries are on the rise

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Lawsuit: Twin Cities man says he was fired for refusing to be fingerprinted due to Christian faith

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People react after a tanker truck drove into a crowd peacefully protesting the death of George Floyd on the I-35W bridge over the Mississippi River on
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People react after a tanker truck drove into a crowd peacefully protesting the death of George Floyd on the I-35W bridge over the Mississippi River on Sunday, May 31, 2020, in Minneapolis.

Charges to be dropped for driver who drove into protest on 35W

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Bogdan Vechirko of Otsego was charged with a felony and a gross misdemeanor last fall. The charges will be dropped if he remains law-abiding for the next year, by an agreement with Hennepin County prosecutors.
 Curious Minnesota
Mushroom shelves are still visible in this old Mushroom Valley cave, which is now part of the Wabasha Street Caves.

Who dug the sandstone caves along St. Paul's riverfront?

The city's extensive underground spaces have been home to sand mines, mushroom farms and even nightclubs.
Chicago Bears quarterback Justin Fields works on the field during NFL football practice this week.
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Vikings, Bears will be forever linked by drafting Darrisaw and Fields

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Among the Minnesotans at the U.S. Olympic trials are steeplechase runner Obsa Ali (left), shot putter Maggie Ewen and distance runner Hassan Mead.
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Here to Tokyo? 17 Minnesotans to watch in the Olympic track and field trials

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Minnesota Twins’ Byron Buxton, left, celebrates with Nelson Cruz, right.
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The curious case of Byron Buxton's lingering injury

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Taste editor Nicole Hvidsten and restaurant critic Rick Nelson highlight the favorites of their weekly dining experiences.
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