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Twins to honor Jacob Wetterling with jersey patch
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minnesota Twins will honor the family of Jacob Wetterling with red jerseys and a No. 11 patch on their uniforms, on Friday night when they play Cleveland. The Twins announced they'll hold an online auction for 11 of the jerseys, with proceeds going to the Jacob ...
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Wells Fargo to pay $190M settlement in customer fraud case
The largest U.S. bank by market capitalization will pay $185 million in penalties and $5 million to customers that regulators say were pushed into fee-generating accounts they never requested.
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Some Minnesota schools neglect guidelines for water testing
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Records show testing for lead in drinking water at some Minnesota schools hasn't been done since the late 1990s despite a state health recommendation that it be done every five years. KSTP-TV ( ) reports that among water testing records of more than 600 Minnesota schools, at ...
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Uncertain future for Vikings stadium after suite dustup
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — An uncertain future awaits the Minnesota Vikings' new stadium after a dustup over the oversight authority's use of luxury suites culminated in the exit of two top officials.
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Head of authority overseeing Vikings stadium resigns
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The chairwoman of the authority overseeing the Minnesota Vikings' stadium has resigned after weeks of criticism over questionable use of luxury suites by family and friends. Michelle Kelm-Helgen announced her resignation Thursday in a letter in which she said it was "in the public interest" to step ...
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St. John’s upset bid falls just short in loss to Minnesota
Freshman Amir Coffey scored 30 points to lead Minnesota to a 92-86 over St. John’s on Friday night in Minneapolis. Marcus LoVett scored 31 points on 11-for-27 shooting and Shamorie Ponds had 23 points and eight rebounds for St. John’s (2-1). The Red Storm led by 13 points midway through the first half, but shot...
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Heavy rain swamps portions of several Midwestern states
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — It's a soggy start to fall for several Midwestern states, where heavy rain has flooded homes, closed major highways and stranded motorists.
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Target to hire more than 70,000 for holiday season
NEW YORK (AP) - Target says it will hire more than 70,000 seasonal store workers during the busy holiday shopping season, about the same as it hired last year. It also plans to hire an additional 7,500 people for its distribution facilities, which ship online orders and send products to ...
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