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US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible

The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos , cries of betrayal and signs that Turkey's invasion could fuel a broader war.

More localities drop Columbus Day for Indigenous Peoples' Day

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MnDOT is testing a system of beacons and detectors during morning rush hours to catch carpool lane cheats. A blue light flashes if a motorist has a va

MnDOT pilots technology to catch carpool lane cheats

Vikings receiver Stefon Diggs catches his third touchdown of the game, an 11-yarder over Eagles defensive back Craig James.
Jerry Holt, Star Tribune

Building consistency: Vikings stick to winning script to beat Eagles

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Stefon Diggs scored three touchdowns in Sunday's 38-20 win and the Vikings improved to 4-2 overall and 3-0 at home by putting together a second consecutive 400-yard offensive output.
Gophers No. 20 in AP college football poll, first top 25 ranking since 2014

Gophers No. 20 in AP college football poll, first top 25 ranking since 2014

After years negotiating with landowners, and contentious meetings with neighbors, a developer is closer to building a high-rise apartment complex near

Proposed 25-story apartment tower renews debate over Dinkytown's future

From left, Mohammedamin Kahin, Mukhtar Yusuf, and Mahamud Sharif Abdi on Friday at Village Market mall discussed their reactions to President Donald T

Somali-Minnesotans wonder about their welcome after Trump's speech

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John Cusack encourages Minnesotans to 'ask anything' about his most beloved film

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Corin Tucker, left, and Carrie Brownstein of Sleater-Kinney.

Riot-grrrl heroes Sleater-Kinney hold steady as they tout a fractious new album in St. Paul


A new pardons process would nix drama, meet constitutional standard

While the process for seeking a pardon has all the drama of a stage show, it violates the state Constitution and causes stress for victims.

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