Israeli troops fire on crowd seeking food, killing more than 100 Palestinians, witnesses say

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Israeli troops fired on a large crowd of Palestinians racing to pull food off an aid convoy in Gaza City on Thursday, witnesses said.
Politics

Minnesota has a $3.7 billion surplus, but officials warn against spending it all

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Dominic Papatola unpacks boxes in the office of his new home on Grand Avenue in St. Paul on Jan. 12. Papatola sold the house where he and his wife rai
Business

Middle-income buyers struggle to find a house in their budget in most Twin Cities suburbs

Fire personnel work to put out a fire near the 1100 block of E. 28th St. in Minneapolis on Thursday.
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Fire personnel work to put out a fire near the 1100 block of E. 28th St. in Minneapolis on Thursday.

Large fire erupts at south Mpls. homeless encampment

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The fire chief says it is mostly contained, but nearby homes have been evacuated.
Minnesota Golden Gophers head coach Dawn Plitzuweit late in the fourth quarter of Wednesday's loss to Iowa.
Sports

Clark's brilliance obscures harsh reality about Gophers women's basketball

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Kristy's "Kiddy" Kar sold for $2,550 during the Minnesota State Fair's surplus auction, which makes it the third most expensive item sold during the e
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How much for that Kiddy Kar? These were the 10 most expensive State Fair auction items.

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