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 2021-04-07 22:11 

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Dave Thorson expected to rejoin Gophers as assistant under Ben Johnson...
 2021-04-07 21:20 

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National voting rights clashes color debate over Minnesota election law proposals...

Divided Legislature remains far apart on top priorities....

 2021-04-07 21:20 

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Biden to nominate gun control advocate Chipman to lead ATF...

President Joe Biden will unveil a series of executive actions aimed at addressing gun violence on Thursday, according to a person familiar with the plans, delivering his first major action on gun control since taking office....

 2021-04-07 20:55 

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Biden to nominate gun control advocate Chipman to lead ATF...

The Biden administration is expected to nominate David Chipman, a former federal agent and adviser at the gun control group Giffords, to be director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives....

 2021-04-07 20:26 

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Minnesota Senate considering bill to redefine 'mentally incapacitated' for rape victims...

A proposal moving in the House would broadly overhaul the state's criminal sexual conduct laws....

 2021-04-07 20:19 

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BCA investigator: Derek Chauvin kept weight on George Floyd for minutes after falling silent...

A senior agent for the state Bureau of Criminal Apprehension testified that Derek Chauvin kept his weight on a handcuffed George Floyd's neck for minutes after Floyd was no longer talking or moving....

 2021-04-07 19:10 

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Biden open to compromise on infrastructure, but not inaction...

President Joe Biden drew a red line on his $2.3 trillion infrastructure plan Wednesday, saying he is open to compromise on how to pay for the package but inaction is unacceptable....

 2021-04-07 17:21 

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COVID-19 pressing Minnesota hospital capacity once again...

COVID-19 hospitalizations rose above 500 in Minnesota for the first time since late January. Officials reported a 6.3% positivity rate as well as 19 more COVID-19 deaths and 2,004 more infections....

 2021-04-07 16:40 

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Richard Pitino's Gophers buyout, once $7.1 million, drops to zero...

The university owes no buyout money to former Gophers men's basketball coach Richard Pitino under terms of their separation agreement, obtained Wednesday by the Star Tribune....

 2021-04-07 16:30 

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More than a half million Americans gain coverage under Biden...

More than a half million Americans have taken advantage of the Biden administration's special health insurance sign-up window keyed to the COVID-19 pandemic, the government announced Wednesday in anticipation that even more consumers will gain coverag...

 2021-04-07 16:09 

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New prayer stickers in Hennepin Healthcare are a welcome message for Muslim patients...

Hospital leaders and faith groups said the signs are about giving Muslims a space that's more inclusive and improves their health....

 2021-04-07 15:40 

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Minneapolis criminal defense attorneys offer legal takes, healing spaces during Chauvin trial...

Lawyers with the Legal Rights Center are providing analysis and reactions throughout the livestreamed trial....

 2021-04-07 14:36 

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Wisconsin woman dies in crash on 35W in northeast Minneapolis...

The victim was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from her vehicle....

 2021-04-07 14:24 

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Prosecution's LAPD police expert is back on stand in Derek Chauvin murder trial...

Testimony resumed with a leading law enforcement practices expert from the Los Angeles Police Department, who told jurors there were clear signs during George Floyd's arrest that should have prompted the now-fired Minneapolis officer to dial down his ...

 2021-04-07 14:24 

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Police expert believes Derek Chauvin inflicted pain on a prone George Floyd's cuffed hand...

Testimony resumed with a leading law enforcement practices expert from the Los Angeles Police Department, who told jurors there were clear signs during George Floyd's arrest that should have prompted the now-fired Minneapolis officer to dial down his ...

 2021-04-07 14:15 

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Twins are undefeated in games not governed by MLB's dumbest rule...
 2021-04-07 14:01 

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Weather damage disrupts COVID-19 vaccinations at Vikings practice site...

State seeks to quickly relocate scheduled COVID-19 vaccinations at the Eagan location....

 2021-04-07 12:41 

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Prosecution's LAPD police expert due back on stand today in Derek Chauvin murder trial...

He told jurors on Tuesday that Chauvin should have known to pull back on his restraint of George Floyd on the pavement....

 2021-04-07 10:41 

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Downed power lines closed I-35W in both directions; vaccinations postponed at Vikings training facility...
 2021-04-07 10:32 

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Lawmakers in Minnesota, Canada search for border solutions...

No "vaccine passport" for travelers to or from Canada yet....

 2021-04-07 10:21 

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St. Catherine's inquiry backs sexual misconduct claims against composer David Hass, recommends changes...

University officials said they plan to strengthen sexual behavior protocols....

 2021-04-07 09:59 

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George Floyd's passenger emerges as complicated figure in Derek Chauvin trial...

Though Chauvin's attorney had told jurors that they would hear from passengers in the car who saw Floyd use drugs, Morries Lester Hall has invoked his Fifth Amendment right to avoid testifying....

 2021-04-07 01:07 

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Floyd family has faith in conviction, braces for difficult testimony and images...

Some witnesses briefly met with the family after their testimony....

 2021-04-07 01:07 

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Floyd family braces for difficult testimony and images...

Some witnesses briefly met with the family after their testimony....

 2021-04-07 00:45 

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Trainers, use-of-force experts fault Chauvin's aggressive tactics, neck restraint...

Chauvin's lawyer, Eric Nelson, pressed the claim that a hostile crowd distracted Chauvin and prevented a proper diagnosis or aid....

 2021-04-07 00:26 

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COVID protocols bring changes to the fan experience at Target Field...

Thursday's home opener will include digital tickets, face masks and lots of sanitizing....

 2021-04-06 23:26 

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Gas prices will rise to three-year high...

Stimulus, vaccinations will drive demand, analysts say....

 2021-04-06 22:07 

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Liam Robbins makes Gophers' transfer portal list even longer...

Liam Robbins is the eighth Gophers player from this past season to enter the portal. His uncle was an assistant to fired coach Richard Pitino....

 2021-04-06 21:40 

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Navy medic shoots 2 US sailors; is stopped, killed on base...

A Navy medic shot and wounded two U.S. sailors at a military facility Tuesday, then fled to a nearby Army base where security forces shot and killed him, police and Navy officials said....

 2021-04-06 21:28 

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Outside expert testifies about numerous signs that George Floyd was no longer resisting...

A lieutenant in charge of use-of-force training said that putting a knee on a suspect's neck is not a tactic officers are taught....

 2021-04-06 21:13 

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Twins fall to Tigers in 10 innings on Akil Baddoo's game-winner...

The former Minnesota farmhand gave Detroit the victory after the Twins tied it on two home runs....

 2021-04-06 20:25 

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Petty officer shoots 2 sailors; is stopped, killed on base...

A Navy medic shot and critically wounded two U.S. sailors at a military facility Tuesday, then fled to a nearby Army base where he was shot and killed, police and Navy officials said....

 2021-04-06 19:33 

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Minnesota, Canadian lawmakers search for border solutions...

No "vaccine passport" for travelers to or from Canada yet....

 2021-04-06 19:25 

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More officers add to tally of police testifying in prosecution's murder case against Derek Chauvin...

Two more police officers testified today in the prosecution's murder case against Derek Chauvin. A lieutenant in charge of use of force training said that putting a knee on a suspect's neck is not a tactic officers are taught....

 2021-04-06 19:25 

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Officials: Petty officer shot 2 sailors, then killed on base...

A Navy medic shot and critically wounded two U.S. Navy sailors at a Maryland business park Tuesday, then fled to a nearby Army base where he was shot and killed, police and U.S. Navy officials said....

 2021-04-06 19:23 

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Civil rights leaders pray with Floyd family outside Chauvin trial...

Rev. Al Sharpton and others also prayed for those traumatized by watching the trial....

 2021-04-06 18:45 

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Federal appeals court rules Medtronic whistleblower suit should proceed...

A former company sales rep alleges the company misled regulators during review of a spine product....

 2021-04-06 17:55 

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Target partners with group founded by Van Jones to diversify tech job candidates...

The Target Cohort Partnership is a nontraditional way for people to get a foot in the door at the retailer....

 2021-04-06 17:43 

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Aaron Rodgers has fun at his own expense while hosting 'Jeopardy!'...

The Packers star is hosting the show for the next two weeks and is already getting some good-natured ribbing from contestants....

 2021-04-06 17:33 

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2 more officers add to tally of police testifying in prosecution's murder case against Derek Chauvin...

Two more police officers testified today in the prosecution's murder case against Derek Chauvin. A lieutenant in charge of use of force training said that putting a knee on a suspect's neck is not a tactic officers are taught....

 2021-04-06 16:34 

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3,014 new Minnesota COVID-19 cases, 4 deaths...

Daily case count reflects two days of results caused by Easter reporting delay...

 2021-04-06 15:20 

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Authorities: Navy medic shoots 2, is shot and killed on base...

A Navy medic shot and critically wounded two people at a Maryland business park Tuesday, then fled to a nearby military base where he was shot and killed, police and U.S. Navy officials said....

 2021-04-06 15:05 

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Most kids with serious inflammatory illness had mild COVID...

Most children with a serious inflammatory illness linked to the coronavirus had initial COVID-19 infections with no symptoms or only mild ones, new U.S. research shows....

 2021-04-06 14:38 

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Attorneys argue over whether friend with George Floyd on day of arrest must testify in Derek Chauvin murder trial...

Morries L. Hall was with George Floyd during Floyd's arrest outside a corner store in south Minneapolis. Derek Chauvin's trial continues....

 2021-04-06 12:54 

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Friend with George Floyd on day of arrest to appear today in Derek Chauvin murder trial...

Morries Hall told the court earlier that he will not testify if called as a witness....

 2021-04-06 12:07 

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Fans come back to Xcel Center; Wild fall short to Avalanche 5-4...

When the Wild finally had a chance to let fans into the Xcel Energy Center, the team couldn't find a way to keep its record 12-game winning streak alive....

 2021-04-06 11:57 

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Baylor foils Gonzaga's bid for perfection, wins NCAA basketball title...

There were no Jalen Suggs-produced miracles in the final even though the freshman and former Minnehaha Academy star led the Zags with 22 points....

 2021-04-06 11:49 

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Nelson Cruz homers twice as Twins roll past Tigers 15-6; Shoemaker gets win in team debut...

After three games under National League rules, Nelson Cruz returned to the designated hitter spot and immediately made an impact in the 15-6 victory....

 2021-04-06 04:06 

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Vikings cornerback Jeff Gladney is arrested and accused of assaulting a woman...

Second-year player Jeff Gladney faces a third-degree felony assault charge for an altercation that occurred on Friday....

 2021-04-06 02:20 

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Chauvin used excessive force, unsanctioned technique, police chief testifies...

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