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Jul 23,2014 at 7:30 AM
Gov. Mark Dayton wants the price Minnesotans will pay for health insurance coverage through MNsure released publicly by Oct. 1, before the November elections. Dayton sent a letter to key lawmakers expressing his desire to have the MNsure rates open to...
Jul 23,2014 at 6:08 AM
In 2013, the Minnesota Legislature instructed the Department of Natural Resources to update 35-year-old rules regulating development along the Mississippi river. The DNR is currently taking public comment on a draft proposal titled "Mississippi River...
Jul 23,2014 at 7:39 AM


High water has made this a tough summer for boaters and businesses on Lake Minnetonka, but relief may be in sight.

Since the beginning of June there has been a no-wake restriction on the entire lake.

During the...
Jul 23,2014 at 8:04 AM
Two military aircraft carrying the first bodies of victims of the Malaysia Airlines crash left the embattled plains of eastern Ukraine Wednesday, and pro-Russian rebels shot down two Ukrainian fighter jets as fighting flared in the region......
Jul 23,2014 at 7:01 AM
Israeli troops battled Hamas militants on Wednesday near a southern Gaza Strip town as dozens of Palestinian families trapped by the fighting scrambled to flee the area. The U.S. secretary of state meanwhile presses ahead with top-gear efforts to end...
Jul 23,2014 at 6:52 AM
Former NFL punter Chris Kluwe is planning to file a lawsuit against theMinnesota Vikings on Wednesday. The announcement comes after the Vikings launched an investigation in response to Kluwe's allegations of anti-gay slurs and taunts made by a coach during...
Jul 23,2014 at 6:26 AM
Jurors are due to reconvene in St. Paul to deliberate whether former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura was defamed in a memoir by the late military sniper Chris Kyle. The case went to jurors midday Tuesday, but the group didn't reach a verdict before breaking...
Jul 23,2014 at 6:25 AM
A coach says a Winona State University football player who collapsed and died during a workout likely died of a previously undetected heart condition. Twenty-two-year-old Shawn Afryl died Monday night during a voluntary conditioning workout at the university's...
Jul 23,2014 at 8:21 AM

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — In the three months since Islamic extremists kidnapped more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls, 11 of their parents have died, town residents say.
The town where the girls were kidnapped, Chibok, is cut off by...
Jul 23,2014 at 8:21 AM

JERUSALEM (AP) — Offering the first glimmer of hope for a Gaza cease-fire, the United States on Wednesday said negotiations to broker a truce between Israel and Hamas militants are making some progress even if an end to more than two weeks of bloodshed...
Jul 23,2014 at 8:21 AM

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Minnesota Wild left wing Thomas Vanek says he's cooperating with federal authorities conducting an investigation in Rochester.
Local media report that Vanek was at the federal courthouse in Rochester to...
Jul 23,2014 at 8:21 AM

HOYLAKE, England (AP) — Golf has been looking for the next big star the last five years, and Rory McIlroy is the most obvious candidate.
With his name on the claret jug and his Irish eyes now focused on a green jacket, McIlroy...
Jul 23,2014 at 8:21 AM

NEW YORK (AP) — Police are searching for four or five people they believe scaled to the top of the Brooklyn Bridge's two towers in the dead of night, disabled lights illuminating two large American flags and then replaced the flags with bleached-white...
Jul 23,2014 at 8:21 AM

NEW YORK (AP) — The "Colbert Bump" is becoming contagious.
Edan Lepucki, whose novel "California" became a best-seller thanks to a plug from Stephen Colbert, has in turn helped another book catch on.
During an...
Jul 23,2014 at 8:21 AM

BRIDGEHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — It takes only a couple of minutes, twice a day, but 101-year-old Richard Hendrickson is fiercely proud that he has done the same thing for his country and community nearly every day since Herbert Hoover was in the White...