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 2021-04-19 20:33 

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Facebook, preparing for Derek Chauvin verdict, to limit posts that might incite violence...
 2021-04-19 19:07 

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Minnesota students walk out of class to protest racial injustice...

The demonstrations came in response to the police shooting of Daunte Wright and concerns about racism in schools....

 2021-04-19 18:35 

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Closing arguments: Prosecution says Derek Chauvin's actions unjustified; defense calls them 'reasonable'...

Jurors will begin their deliberations today after having heard from dozens of witnesses over 14 days of testimony. They will be sequestered until they reach a verdict....

 2021-04-19 17:55 

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Suspect in Wisconsin bar shooting that killed 3 identified...

The man in custody in connection with a shooting at a southeastern Wisconsin tavern that left three men dead and three others injured was expected to appear in court Monday for a bond hearing....

 2021-04-19 17:38 

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Minnesota Senate GOP to take up emergency law enforcement funding...

The move is facing pushback from some legislative Democrats who want the funding tied to police reform....

 2021-04-19 16:33 

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COVID-19 ICU numbers near 2021 highs in Minnesota...

Vaccination progress continues — with 52% of eligible Minnesotans and 85% of senior citizens at least receiving a first dose....

 2021-04-19 16:32 

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'You can believe your eyes:' Prosecution tell jurors in closing arguments that Chauvin's guilt is clear...

Jurors will begin their deliberations today after having heard from dozens of witnesses over 14 days of testimony. They will be sequestered until they reach a verdict....

 2021-04-19 16:32 

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'You can believe your eyes:' Prosecution tells jurors in closing arguments that Chauvin's guilt is clear...

Jurors will begin their deliberations today after having heard from dozens of witnesses over 14 days of testimony. They will be sequestered until they reach a verdict....

 2021-04-19 16:09 

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MyPillow sues Dominion, which is already suing MyPillow...

The Minnesota pillow company says the voting machine company created financial harm by suing MyPillow first....

 2021-04-19 15:04 

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Closing arguments start in Derek Chauvin's murder trial...

Jurors begin their deliberations today after having heard from dozens of witnesses over 14 days of testimony. They will be sequestered until they reach a verdict....

 2021-04-19 15:04 

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Closing arguments start in Derek Chauvin's murder trial; prosecution up first, says 'the force was too much'...

Jurors begin their deliberations today after having heard from dozens of witnesses over 14 days of testimony. They will be sequestered until they reach a verdict....

 2021-04-19 15:04 

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Closing arguments start in Derek Chauvin's murder trial; prosecution up first, says 'force was too much'...

Jurors begin their deliberations today after having heard from dozens of witnesses over 14 days of testimony. They will be sequestered until they reach a verdict....

 2021-04-19 14:26 

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Closing arguments about to start in Derek Chauvin's murder trial...

Jurors begin their deliberations today after having heard from dozens of witnesses over 14 days of testimony....

 2021-04-19 13:20 

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12 jurors about to decide Derek Chauvin's fate after closing arguments...

Jurors begin their deliberations today after having heard from dozens of witnesses over 14 days of testimony....

 2021-04-19 12:01 

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Last-place Gophers baseball team falls victim to 'COVID crash'...

The Gophers have lost a half-dozen games by outrageous scores, including 21-5 to Michigan on Friday, and are currently last in the Big Ten....

 2021-04-19 11:20 

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NASA's Mars helicopter takes flight, 1st for another planet...

NASA's experimental Mars helicopter rose from the dusty red surface into the planet's thin air on Monday, achieving the first powered flight on another planet....

 2021-04-19 10:41 

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Two dead following fiery crash in Lowry Hill Tunnel...

A third victim is in the hospital with life threatening injuries; the freeway has reopened....

 2021-04-19 04:01 

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One dead in fiery crash in Minneapolis' Lowry Hill tunnel, shutting down westbound I-94...
 2021-04-19 03:45 

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Luke Bryan wins top ACM Award, but female acts own the night...

Though female country stars didn't compete for the night's top prize, they owned Sunday's ACM Awards....

 2021-04-19 03:30 

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One dead in fiery crash in Minneapolis' Lowry Hill tunnel...
 2021-04-19 01:52 

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As Chauvin verdict looms, military presence in Twin Cities unsettles some, reassures others...

Stung by criticism after riots last spring, state and local officials have opted for a massive presence to maintain law and order. That leaves some feeling more secure, but others worry it is suppressing the voices of those seeking reforms....

 2021-04-19 01:35 

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Derek Chauvin trial jurors the only audience that matters for Monday's closing arguments...

Lawyers in the long-running trial hope to do their best to make their words resonate as they spell out to jurors why they should acquit or convict fired Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin....

 2021-04-19 01:35 

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Authorities say no one was driving Tesla before deadly crash...

Two people were killed in Texas in the fiery crash of a Tesla and authorities say there was no one in the driver's seat at the time of the crash, although it's not clear whether the car's driver-assist system was being used....

 2021-04-19 01:33 

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At Minneapolis shelter where George Floyd worked, pain of Derek Chauvin trial runs deep...
 2021-04-19 01:09 

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Zach Parise, Nick Bonino and Nico Sturm on a productive Wild line...

Since assembling last week, the trio has been the backbone of the three-game win streak the Wild carries into a road trip that begins Monday at Arizona....

 2021-04-18 23:43 

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Questions surface over Minnesota's COVID-19 testing contract...

Contract with N.Y.-based Vault was not subject to competitive bidding....

 2021-04-18 23:10 

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Minneapolis, St. Paul schools plan for in-person graduation ceremonies...

Mpls. high school seniors will graduate in person, but with COVID-19 safety compromises....

 2021-04-18 23:01 

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Burnsville police fatally shoot armed carjacking suspect...

Police in Burnsville shot and killed an armed carjacking suspect after he fled from the moving vehicle and appeared to try to carjack a second vehicle on Hwy. 13 in Burnsville on Sunday afternoon....

 2021-04-18 23:01 

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Burnsville police exchange gunfire with carjacking suspect, who was killed...

An armed suspect jumped out of a moving vehicle he had stolen and ran onto a busy Burnsville highway, where he tried to steal another vehicle before police fatally shot him Sunday afternoon....

 2021-04-18 22:23 

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Hundreds of protesters gather for peaceful rally Sunday in St. Paul...

In Brookyn Center meanwhile, Mayor Mike Elliott declared a citywide curfew starting at 11 p.m. Sunday and extending until 6 a.m. Monday....

 2021-04-18 21:37 

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Burnsville police shoot armed carjacking suspect...

Police in Burnsville shot an armed carjacking suspect, who then fled from a moving vehicle and appeared to try to carjack a second vehicle on Hwy. 13 in Burnsville on Sunday afternoon....

 2021-04-18 21:11 

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Monday's Twins game also postponed as team deals with positive COVID-19 tests...

A doubleheader Tuesday is a possibility as the team awaits more test results....

 2021-04-18 20:30 

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Anoka County banks on bridge over railroad tracks to reduce congestion, improve safety...
 2021-04-18 20:05 

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Pittsburgh drives Gophers out of NCAA volleyball tournament...

Unseeded Panthers spring an upset on No. 3 Minnesota in the Sweet 16....

 2021-04-18 19:24 

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Monday's Twins game also postponed after two players test positive for COVID-19...

A doubleheader Tuesday is a possibility as the team awaits more test results....

 2021-04-18 16:30 

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1,847 more COVID-19 cases, 15 new deaths in Minnesota...

At least 1.6 million Minnesotans have received full vaccinations....

 2021-04-18 16:28 

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Minnesota National Guard says members sustained minor injuries in Sunday morning drive-by shooting in Minneapolis...

The shooting was in the Jordan neighborhood....

 2021-04-18 12:23 

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What's the line between reporting atrocities and feeding fascination with Black trauma?...

What's the line between reporting atrocities and feeding fascination with Black trauma?...

 2021-04-18 02:45 

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Wild makes quick work of San Jose, winning 5-2 to sweep three-game homestand...

Three goals in 1 minute, 12 seconds in the first period put the Wild in control, as another well-balanced attack feasted on the Sharks....

 2021-04-18 01:22 

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COVID issues stall final two games of Twins-Angels series...

Saturday and Sunday's games were called off to allow for continued testing and contact tracing involving members of the Twins. Sunday's game soon followed....

 2021-04-18 00:25 

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Chauvin trial lawyers bring everything together in closing arguments on Floyd's death...

The prosecution, which goes first and gets a brief rebuttal by special prosecutor Jerry Blackwell after the defense, carries the bigger burden and has much more ground to cover....

 2021-04-18 00:14 

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Twins-Angels game postponed because of COVID-19 protocols...

The game was called off to allow for continued testing and contact tracing involving members of the Twins....

 2021-04-18 00:04 

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Gov. Tim Walz calls assault, arrests of journalists covering protests 'unacceptable'...

Journalists covering protests in Brooklyn Center last week following the fatal police shooting of Daunte Wright say they have been assaulted, pepper-sprayed and detained by law enforcement officers despite showing their credentials....

 2021-04-18 00:04 

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Gov. Tim Walz calls assault, arrests of journalists covering protests 'unacceptable'...

Journalists covering protests in Brooklyn Center last week following the fatal police shooting of Daunte Wright say they have been assaulted, pepper-sprayed and detained by law enforcement officers despite showing their credentials....

 2021-04-18 00:04 

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Gov. Tim Walz calls assault, detention of journalists covering protests 'unacceptable'...

Journalists covering protests in Brooklyn Center last week following the fatal police shooting of Daunte Wright say they have been assaulted, pepper-sprayed and detained by law enforcement officers despite showing their credentials....

 2021-04-17 23:36 

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Doctors decry use of so-called less-lethal weapons in Brooklyn Center...

U study finds "less-lethal"; police weapons have sent many to the ER....

 2021-04-17 23:08 

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Life in Brooklyn Center is a balance of challenges and opportunity...
 2021-04-17 23:05 

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In effort to preserve affordable houses, Edina program takes aim at 'teardowns'...
 2021-04-17 21:38 

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At Brooklyn Center food giveaway, kindness and humanity come first...

"If you're angry and you haven't eaten, you're super-angry," said the organizer....

 2021-04-17 20:44 

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When Chris Finch was hired by the Timberwolves, the basketball lifer finally got his shot at being an NBA head coach...

Chris Finch is always adapting as a basketball lifer, this time as a rookie NBA head coach....

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