Minnesota

Americana rockers Soul Asylum have a new album, "Change of Fortune." (Courtesy Photo)

Soul Asylum’s Dave Pirner finds kinship with fellow Minnesotan Prince

New Orleans-based Soul Asylum frontman Dave Pirner hasn’t resided in his native…

 

Protesters gather outside the governor's residence Thursday, July 7, 2016, in St. Paul, Minn. A police officer fatally shot Philando Castile as a woman in the vehicle apparently livestreamed the aftermath in a widely shared Facebook video. The shooting happened late Wednesday during a traffic stop in the St. Paul suburb of Falcon Heights. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Video shows gruesome aftermath of Minnesota police shooting

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. — A woman who watched as a police officer…

 

This undated photo shows Mainak Sarkar, who police say carried out a murder-suicide at UCLA on Wednesday. (Facebook via AP)

UCLA shooter’s ‘kill list’ had dead Minnesota woman, 2 profs

LOS ANGELES — A former UCLA graduate student killed a woman in…

 

People warm themselves as they demonstrate since the Nov. 10 shooting of 24-year-old Jamar Clark, in front of the Minneapolis Police 4th Precinct on Tuesday. (Jeff Wheeler/Star Tribune via AP)

Group raised suspicions before 5 were shot at police protest

MINNEAPOLIS — Protesters demanding justice for a black man fatally shot by…

People warm themselves as they demonstrate since the Nov. 10 shooting of 24-year-old Jamar Clark, in front of the Minneapolis Police 4th Precinct on Tuesday. (Jeff Wheeler/Star Tribune via AP)
Dentist Walter Palmer returned to his practice Tuesday. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Minnesota dentist who killed Cecil the lion returns to work

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — The Minnesota dentist who killed Cecil the lion returned…

Dentist Walter Palmer returned to his practice Tuesday. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
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Recordings show police response to murder-suicide at winery

A police dispatcher told deputies that a man later identified as a…

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Napa winemaker was unraveling before he shot investor, self

Robert Dahl came west from Minnesota with a powerful desire to make…

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Kathy Willens/AP file photoYankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka has wasted no time in making a big splash in his first major-league season.

Expect international flavor at All-Star Game

NEW YORK -- All-Stars from all over the world are ticketed for…

Kathy Willens/AP file photoYankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka has wasted no time in making a big splash in his first major-league season.
AP Photo/Michael ConroyJake Miller

Gay couples get hitched in Minnesota, Rhode Island

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — In public celebrations and intimate ceremonies, gay couples exchanged…

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Minnesota Gov. Dayton signs gay marriage bill

Gov. Mark Dayton on Tuesday signed a bill making gay marriage legal…

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Associated PressDemonstrators gather outside the Minnesota House chamber to greet lawmakers as they arrive to take up the gay marriage bill at the State Capitol

Minn. House approves gay marriage; would be 12th state

A historic vote Thursday in the Minnesota House positioned that state to…

Associated PressDemonstrators gather outside the Minnesota House chamber to greet lawmakers as they arrive to take up the gay marriage bill at the State Capitol

MillerCoors banned from selling beer in Minnesota

DIM BULB: There will be no more Miller Time in Minnesota until…

Northern Lights “High-Speed” Rail Boondoggle

From a correspondent in the far north of Minnesota comes a link…