Minnesota

Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar, laughs as she addresses a snowy rally where she announced she is entering the race for president Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, at Boom Island Park in Minneapolis.
Jim Mone/AP Photo
February 11, 2019 - 10:29 am
By Sara Burnett, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — With snow falling steadily and the temperature well below freezing, Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar said she's joining the group of Democrats running for president and would take her campaign — and her Midwest sensibilities — directly to parts of...
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Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar addresses a snowy rally where she announced she is entering the race for president Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, at Boom Island Park in Minneapolis.
Jim Mone/AP Photo
February 10, 2019 - 6:05 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar on Sunday joined the growing group of Democrats jostling to be president and positioned herself as the most prominent Midwestern candidate in the field, as her party tries to win back voters in a region that helped put Donald Trump in the White House...
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More than 164,000 pounds of ground turkey recalled
USDA
December 24, 2018 - 7:33 am
By Debra Goldschmidt, CNN (CNN) -- Jennie-O Turkey Store Sales Inc. is recalling about 164,210 pounds of raw ground turkey products due to the possibility of salmonella contamination, the US Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service said Friday. The recall was announced as the...
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FILE - This 2018 file photo provided by the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office in Minneapolis shows Chinese billionaire Liu Qiangdong, also known as Richard Liu, the founder of the Beijing-based e-commerce site JD.com, who was arrested Aug. 31, 2018, in Min
Hennepin County Sheriff's Office via AP, File
December 21, 2018 - 4:28 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota prosecutors said Friday that Chinese billionaire Richard Liu will not face charges after a woman accused him of rape while he was attending a University business program in August. Liu, founder of the Beijing-based e-commerce site JD.com, was arrested Aug. 31 on...
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AP Photo/Bruce Kluckhohn
December 11, 2018 - 10:48 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings, still seeking to salvage a season that started with Super Bowl designs, made a last-ditch move to capture a mid-December spark by firing offensive coordinator John DeFilippo. Coach Mike Zimmer made what he called an "extremely difficult decision" on Tuesday...
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Boys and girls studying contemp dance in dancing studio
Dreamstime
October 22, 2018 - 4:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions​ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A Minnesota boy sued a dance league because it doesn’t allow boys to participate. Is that illegal? From Mikhail Baryshnikov to Michael Jackson, some of the world's best dancers are men. But a Minnesota high school dance...
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October 06, 2018 - 11:15 pm
CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Fabrice-Jean Picault scored twice in the first half and added a late assist and the Philadelphia Union clinched a playoff spot with a 5-1 victory over Minnesota United on Saturday night. Picault made it 3-0 in the 23rd minute, scoring on a well-played through ball from Keegan...
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This April 10, 1996, file photo shows one of the four pairs of ruby slippers worn by Judy Garland in the 1939 film "The Wizard of Oz" on display during a media tour of the "America's Smithsonian" traveling exhibition in Kansas City, Mo.
AP Photo/Ed Zurga, File
September 04, 2018 - 10:42 am
BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn. (AP) — A pair of ruby slippers used in "The Wizard of Oz" and later stolen from a Minnesota museum were recovered in a sting operation after a man approached the shoes' insurer and said he could help get them back, the FBI said Tuesday. The slippers were on loan to the Judy...
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Rep. Keith Ellison speaks to supporters after winning the Democratic nomination for Attorney General during his primary party at Nomad World Pub, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in Minneapolis.
Renee Jones Schneider/Star Tribune via AP
August 15, 2018 - 6:57 am
By Steve Peoples and Kyle Potter, Associated Press ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Democrats embraced diversity Tuesday in a primary night of firsts, while Republicans in Minnesota rejected a familiar face of the GOP old guard in favor of a rising newcomer aligned with President Donald Trump. In Vermont,...
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In this Dec. 2, 2016, file photo, U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., listens during a forum on the future of the Democratic Party, in Denver.
AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File
August 13, 2018 - 10:32 am
By Kyle Potter, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison on Sunday denied an allegation from an ex-girlfriend that he had once dragged her off a bed while screaming obscenities at her — an allegation that came just days before a Tuesday primary in which the congressman is...
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