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Minnesota Vikings running back Mike Boone (44) carries the ball during the third quarter against Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday, Aug. 18, at U.S. Bank Stadium. Brace Hemmelgarn / USA TODAY Sports
Vikings' rookie Boone impresses as running back competition heats up
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Aug 18, 2018; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins (8) looks on during the first quarter against Jacksonville Jaguars at U.S. Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports
Vikings lackluster on offense, fall 14-10 to Jaguars in home preseason opener
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Minnesota Twins pinch hitter Joe Mauer (7) celebrates with third base coach Gene Glynn his three-run home run against the Detroit Tigers in the seventh inning at Target Field on Friday, Aug. 17. Bruce Kluckhohn / USA TODAY Sports
Did Mauer take his power cue from home video of his 2-year-old self?
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Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, June 27, 2018. As city and state officials and members of both parties clamor for the federal government for help, Carson has told aides he views a nationwide shortage of affordable housing as a regrettable, but an essentially local problem. (Erin Schaff/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Suit dismissed accusing HUD Secretary Carson of dismantling Obama-era fair housing law
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Minnesota Lynx head coach Cheryl Reeve and Minnesota Lynx guard Lindsay Whalen (13) talk during a free throw during the first quarter against the Los Angeles Sparks in Game 1 of the WNBA Finals at Williams Arena in Minneapolis on Sept. 24, 2017. Jesse Johnson / USA TODAY Sports
Lynx's Whalen, Reeve share a 'once in a lifetime relationship
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Minnesota Golden Gophers quarterback Tanner Morgan (13) throws the ball during warm ups before the game against the Michigan Wolverines last season. Morgan, a redshirt freshman, could be the Gophers' starter this season. Raj Mehta / USA TODAY Sports
Gophers will rely on a freshman quarterback this season. But which one?
4 hours 48 min ago
Steam rises from cooling towers at the American Electric Power Co. coal-fired power plant in Winfield, W.Va., on July 18. Bloomberg photo by Luke Sharrett
New Trump power plant plan could release hundreds of millions of tons of CO2 into air
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Joe Radinovich
Attack ad aimed at Radinovich could set tone for Minnesota's 8th district race
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Buckets of change coming to Minnesota State Fair
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Last year, a 2-year-old girl was declared to have the worst case of lead poisoning seen in Washington in decades. Washington Post photo by Linda Davidson
A boy who had lead poisoning is taunted. Who is responsible?
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Vehicles travel on the newly reopened Excelsior Road on Thursday, Aug. 16, west of Highway 371 in Baxter, as crews continue to work on the Edgewood Drive intersection and the new parking lot by Boomer Pizza. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
Construction update: Part of Excelsior opens, Cypress night work on hold
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President Donald Trump arrives at the airport in Morristown, N.J., to spend the weekend at his nearby golf resort, Aug. 17, 2018. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
On Twitter, Trump accuses 'social media' of limiting free speech of conservatives
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Roxane Salonen
Commentary: 'Judas' leaves us shattered, but God still God
9 hours 56 min ago
Antron Brown (far lane) drove his Top Fuel dragster to top qualifying spot with a 3.789 and reaching 325.45 mph Friday, Aug. 17, of the 37th Annual NHRA Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  Gallery
Racing: 37th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals; Smith breaks track speed record
10 hours 20 min ago
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Composer writes music to calm stressed-out shelter dogs
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