Minnesota
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    CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Two men will each serve 37 years in prison for fatally beating a 90-year-old man in his Carver County farm home last year. Sentencing was held Friday for 36-year-old Reinol Godines …

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    09 May 16
  • Kimball MN

    KIMBALL, Minn. (AP) — A fatal explosion at a central Minnesota post office remains a mystery 40 years later. A bomb rocked the Kimball Post Office early on the morning of May 13, 1976. Assistant …

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    09 May 16
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — With just two weeks remaining to sort out broad deals on tax relief, transportation funding and other spending plans, Minnesota’s Legislature is locked in a stare down. Legislative leaders will …

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    09 May 16
  • Prince

    Was a California doctor acting legally when he sent his son to Prince’s home with a drug often used to treat people addicted to opiates such as prescription painkillers? Dr. Howard Kornfeld may have been …

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    06 May 16
  • MnSCU

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system has lifted a ban on travel to North Carolina over that state’s law limiting the rights of LGBT people. The ban was imposed after North …

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    06 May 16
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers have taken the first step toward banning cellphone cases designed to look like handguns. The Senate unanimously passed a ban on selling, possessing or manufacturing the lookalike cases …

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    05 May 16
  • DEA

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Federal authorities including the Drug Enforcement Administration are joining the investigation of Prince’s death. A statement Wednesday from the U.S. Attorney’s Office says that office and the DEA are joining the Carver …

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    05 May 16
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    Rain showers combined with below average temperatures slowed fieldwork during the week ending Sunday, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. There were only 2.0 days suitable for fieldwork, though conditions in the northern and …

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    04 May 16