MINNEAPOLIS | The Latest: Union head: Minneapolis shooting justified

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MINNEAPOLIS — The Latest on the release of body-camera video in the June fatal shooting of a black man by Minneapolis police (all times local): 10:30 a.m. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | The Latest: Union head: Minneapolis shooting justified at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS | Family of woman killed by Minneapolis officer sues

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MINNEAPOLIS — The family of an Australian woman who was killed by a former Minneapolis police officer last year after she called 911 to report a possible assault filed a lawsuit Monday alleging the officer was unfit for duty and conspired with his partner to hide what really happened.

MINNEAPOLIS | Chinese billionaire Liu of JD.com arrested in Minneapolis

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MINNEAPOLIS — A Chinese billionaire has been arrested in Minneapolis on suspicion of criminal sexual conduct. Minneapolis police spokesman John Elder said Sunday that he couldn’t provide any details because it remains an active investigation.

MINNEAPOLIS | Minneapolis police release bodycam video in Blevins shooting

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MINNEAPOLIS — Authorities in Minneapolis released body camera video Sunday from two police officers in the fatal shooting of a 31-year-old black man, with the footage showing the man shot from behind after a frenetic foot chase and what appeared to be a gun in his hand.

MINNEAPOLIS | Actor James Woods bashes Twitter after getting booted

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MINNEAPOLIS— Actor James Woods has been locked out of his Twitter account over a tweet he sent out months ago that was found to be in violation of Twitter’s rules. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Actor James Woods bashes Twitter after getting booted at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS | Actor James Woods bashes Twitter after getting locked out

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MINNEAPOLIS — Actor James Woods has been locked out of his Twitter account over a tweet he sent out months ago that was found to be in violation of Twitter’s rules. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Actor James Woods bashes Twitter after getting locked out at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS | Black teens terrified by Minneapolis Park Police with guns

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MINNEAPOLIS— Three black teenagers say they feared for their lives when a Minneapolis Park Police officer pulled a gun on them while responding to a bogus 911 report that they were armed. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Black teens terrified by Minneapolis Park Police with guns at STL.News. General American-Islamic Relations Black teens terrified Minneapolis Minneapolis Park Police Minnehaha Park Police Chief Jason Ohotto TodayNews

MINNEAPOLIS | Catholic faithful demand change after sex abuse scandals

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MINNEAPOLIS — The day after a grand jury report revealed that Roman Catholic clergy in Pennsylvania molested more than 1,000 children over decades, Adrienne Alexander went to Mass at a Chicago church and waited for the priest to say something about the situation.

MINNEAPOLIS | Ellison denies abuse allegations from ex-girlfriend

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MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Rep. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Ellison denies abuse allegations from ex-girlfriend at STL.News.

Minneapolis looks to build out of its housing crisis

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MINNEAPOLIS, MN — Almost anywhere you look in Minneapolis these days, new construction is pushing the city skyward, inexorably changing neighborhoods that, just a few years ago, were smaller, quieter and roomier.

MINNEAPOLIS | Minnesota Democrats endorse Ellison amid abuse allegation

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MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Democrats are standing behind U.S. ” Ellison received 326 votes, or 82 percent of delegates on hand at the party’s state executive committee meeting Saturday, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reported.

MINNEAPOLIS | 3 siblings hurt, 1 critically, in Minnesota playground crash

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An unlicensed driver being chased by state troopers plowed into a Minneapolis playground, injuring three young siblings, one of them critically, authorities said. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | 3 siblings hurt, 1 critically, in Minnesota playground crash at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS | Report: Chinese billionaire Liu accused of felony rape

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MINNEAPOLIS — A Minneapolis police report says the arrest of Chinese billionaire Liu Qiangdong, founder of the Beijing-based e-commerce site JD.com, was over a felony rape accusation. Jail records show he was arrested Friday in Minneapolis. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Report: Chinese billionaire Liu accused of felony rape at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS | Somali-American wins Minnesota Democratic US House primary

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MINNEAPOLIS — Somali-American legislator Ilhan Omar neared another first Tuesday by winning a Democratic congressional primary in a Minneapolis-area district so reliably liberal that her victory is likely her ticket to Congress.

MINNEAPOLIS | Somali-American candidate: Wants to ‘instill hope in people’

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MINNEAPOLIS — The past 10 weeks have been a whirl for Minnesota’s Ilhan Omar. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Somali-American candidate: Wants to ‘instill hope in people’ at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS  | Jennifer Zielinski wins 3-way Republican primary for Minnesota seat in Congress vacated by Ellison

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MINNEAPOLIS — Jennifer Zielinski wins 3-way Republican primary for Minnesota seat in Congress vacated by Ellison. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Jennifer Zielinski wins 3-way Republican primary for Minnesota seat in Congress vacated by Ellison at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS | Odorizzi takes no-hit bid into 8th as Twins top Yankees 3-1

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MINNEAPOLIS — As he inched closer to a no-hitter, Jake Odorizzi was ready to throw 140 pitches if needed. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Odorizzi takes no-hit bid into 8th as Twins top Yankees 3-1 at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS  | Farmers in Trump country protest Pruitt’s ethanol policies

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MINNEAPOLIS — Deep in the heart of Trump country, Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt is being met with protests by farmers and ethanol producers concerned that he is undermining the industry with his strong support of oil and gas.

MINNEAPOLIS | Lopez 3 outs shy of perfect game as Royals beat Twins 4-1

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MINNEAPOLIS — Jorge Lopez was so calm on the mound that Royals catcher Salvador Perez didn’t even realize the rookie had a perfect game going until the late innings. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Lopez 3 outs shy of perfect game as Royals beat Twins 4-1 at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS | Jim Newberger wins GOP nomination in Minnesota to challenge Democratic incumbent Amy Klobuchar for US Senate

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MINNEAPOLIS— Jim Newberger wins GOP nomination in Minnesota to challenge Democratic incumbent Amy Klobuchar for US Senate. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Jim Newberger wins GOP nomination in Minnesota to challenge Democratic incumbent Amy Klobuchar for US Senate at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS | Tina Smith, appointed to replace Sen. Al Franken, wins Democratic primary to finish last 2 years of term

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MINNEAPOLIS — Tina Smith, appointed to replace Sen. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Tina Smith, appointed to replace Sen. Politics appointed replace Minneapolis Sen. Al Franken, wins Democratic primary to finish last 2 years of term. By Associated Press.

MINNEAPOLIS | DNC vice chair Keith Ellison, 1st Muslim elected to Congress, wins Democratic primary for Minnesota attorney general

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MINNEAPOLIS— DNC vice chair Keith Ellison, 1st Muslim elected to Congress, wins Democratic primary for Minnesota attorney general. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | DNC vice chair Keith Ellison, 1st Muslim elected to Congress, wins Democratic primary for Minnesota attorney general at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS | Early voting begins as midterms season enters final phase

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MINNEAPOLIS — Much of the political world is consumed with a battle over a Supreme Court nominee, an expanding international trade war and President Donald Trump‘s social media posts. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Early voting begins as midterms season enters final phase at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS | Escobar homers twice as Twins beat Indians 7-4

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MINNEAPOLIS — Eduardo Escobar hit two homers and drove in four runs, Jose Berrios pitched six effective innings and the Minnesota Twins pulled away for a 7-4 win against the Cleveland Indians on Friday night. Sports Escobar homers twice Minneapolis TodayNews Twins beat Indians 7-4

MINNEAPOLIS | Twins put DH/1B Logan Morrison on DL with hip injury

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MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Twins have placed designated hitter/first baseman Logan Morrison on the 10-day disabled list with a left hip injury. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Twins put DH/1B Logan Morrison on DL with hip injury at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS | Rebekkah Brunson becomes WNBA rebounding leader in Lynx win

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MINNEAPOLIS — Rebekkah Brunson grabbed 12 boards while becoming the leading rebounder in WNBA history, helping the Minnesota Lynx beat the Los Angeles Sparks 83-72 on Thursday. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Rebekkah Brunson becomes WNBA rebounding leader in Lynx win at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS  | Bodycam video released in fatal police shooting of black man

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MINNEAPOLIS — Authorities in Minneapolis released body camera video from two police officers in the fatal shooting of a 31-year-old black man, with the footage showing the man shot from behind after a frenetic foot chase and what appeared to be a gun in his hand.

MINNEAPOLIS | Sen. Amy Klobuchar easily wins Democratic primary in Minnesota for third term

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MINNEAPOLIS — Sen. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Sen. Politics Democratic primary Klobuchar easily Minneapolis Minnesota term TodayNewsAmy Klobuchar easily wins Democratic primary in Minnesota for third term. By Associated Press. Amy Klobuchar easily wins Democratic primary in Minnesota for third term at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS | Nominees for Franken’s Minnesota seat reflect #MeToo’s rise

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MINNEAPOLIS — The sudden downfall of Sen. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Nominees for Franken’s Minnesota seat reflect #MeToo’s rise at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS | Favorites for Franken’s Minnesota seat reflect #MeToo’s rise

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MINNEAPOLIS— The sudden downfall of Sen. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Favorites for Franken’s Minnesota seat reflect #MeToo’s rise at STL.News. Mark Dayton Minneapolis Minnesota because Minnesota Senate Rep.

MINNEAPOLIS | Lynx star Lindsay Whalen says she’ll retire at end of season

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MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Lynx star Lindsay Whalen says she’ll retire at the end of the season. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Lynx star Lindsay Whalen says she’ll retire at end of season at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS | Mayo Clinic names head of Florida campus as new CEO

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MINNEAPOLIS — Mayo Clinic will get a new president and chief executive at the end of the year when Dr. Gianrico Farrugia takes over from Dr. John Noseworthy, the world-renowned health care organization announced Friday.

MINNEAPOLIS | Carrasco, Indians top Twins 2-0 to push lead to 10 games

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MINNEAPOLIS — The Cleveland Indians have turned this division race into a late-summer cruise, with the Minnesota Twins already in future-planning mode. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Carrasco, Indians top Twins 2-0 to push lead to 10 games at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS | NL West-leading Dodgers get Dozier from Twins for Forsythe

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MINNEAPOLIS — The NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers made another addition to their infield, acquiring power-hitting second baseman Brian Dozier from the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday for infielder Logan Forsythe and two minor leaguers shortly before the trade deadline.

MINNEAPOLIS | Moore wins third MVP award as Parker beats Delle Donne

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MINNEAPOLIS — Lynx star Maya Moore won her third straight All-Star MVP award to lead Team Parker past Team Delle Donne 119-112 in the WNBA All-Star Game on Saturday. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Moore wins third MVP award as Parker beats Delle Donne at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS | Republican super PAC ad attacks Radinovich’s court record

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Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Republican super PAC ad attacks Radinovich’s court record at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS  | Pujols ties Musial on RBI list; Angels beat Twins 2-1

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MINNEAPOLIS — Albert Pujols hit his 623rd career homer and tied Stan Musial for seventh on the career RBI list with 1,951, helping the Los Angeles Angels beat the Minnesota Twins 2-1 after a four-hour rain delay Saturday.

MINNEAPOLIS | Cousins, Vikings hold on for 24-16 victory vs. 49ers

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MINNEAPOLIS — Kirk Cousins gave the Minnesota Vikings exactly what they needed for a victorious debut by their new quarterback. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Cousins, Vikings hold on for 24-16 victory vs. 49ers at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS | Man sentenced to 15 years in prison for hacker sabotage

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A New Mexico man accused of paying hackers to sabotage websites affiliated with his former employers and state agencies has been sentenced in Minnesota to 15 years in prison. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Man sentenced to 15 years in prison for hacker sabotage at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS | Porcello allows 1 hit through 7; Red Sox beat Twins 9-2

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Rick Porcello allowed one hit in seven innings, Mookie Betts and Andrew Benintendi homered, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 9-2 Thursday to avoid a series sweep.

MINNEAPOLIS | Rosario’s 3rd homer of game lifts Twins over Indians 7-5

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Eddie Rosario hit his third homer of the game, launching a two-run shot in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift the Minnesota Twins over the Cleveland Indians 7-5 Sunday.

MINNEAPOLIS | Prince’s family sues doctor who prescribed him pain pills

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MINNEAPOLIS — The family of the late rock star Prince is suing a doctor who prescribed pain pills for him, saying the doctor failed to treat him for opiate addiction and therefore bears responsibility for his death two years ago. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Prince’s family sues doctor who prescribed him pain pills at STL.News.

MINNEAPOLIS | Bills stun Vikings 27-6 in rookie Allen’s 1st road start

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MINNEAPOLIS — Josh Allen played with the poise of a well-seasoned quarterback, hustling to give Buffalo an early lead in his first NFL road start. Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Bills stun Vikings 27-6 in rookie Allen’s 1st road start at STL.News.