State's LGBTQ lawmakers flex political power at the Capitol

The Legislature's first Queer Caucus is advocating for bills that would ban conversion therapy for minors and make Minnesota a refuge for the transgender community.

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U.S. District Court Judge Donovan Frank dismissed the former players’ lawsuit late last week.
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U.S. District Court Judge Donovan Frank dismissed the former players’ lawsuit late last week.

Former Gophers football players' lawsuit against U of M dismissed

Nine former players claimed discrimination after they were accused in a 2016 alleged sexual assault.
Patrick Mahomes (left) and Jalen Hurts (right) will lead their teams into the Super Bowl with performances that leave doubt about whether the Vikings

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The sign near the upstairs bar touted the Green Room, a new 350-capacity venue in the former Pourhouse site in Minneapolis’ Uptown commercial distri

Introducing the Green Room, 'bringing live music back to Uptown' in Minneapolis

Gophers goalie Justen Close made a save against Michigan State’s Erik Middendorf on Saturday.

Gophers No. 1 in men's hockey polls after Michigan St. sweep

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Mollie Allen plays Lili and Junie Edwards is Lonnie in Jacqueline Woodson’s “Locomotion” at the Children’s Theatre Company.

Review: In Children's Theatre's 'Locomotion,' some kids find their lyrical groove

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