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By Edgar Linares
Edgar Linares
November 19, 2018 - 6:07 pm
Nearly a dozen tents at the south Minneapolis homeless encampment had to be extinguished by Minneapolis firefighters after tall flames consumed them and caused a propane tank to explode according to witnesses. Fire crews are still investigating the cause, but James Cross with Natives Against Heroin...
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Sheletta Brundidge
Paul and Jordana
November 19, 2018 - 5:26 pm
A recent study by 24/7 Wall Street ranked the Twin Cities as the 4th worst area in the country for African Americans. They used eight different measured statistics provided by the the U.S. Census Bureau to rank metropolitan areas. Those statistics included median household income, poverty,...
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Wild fall short in Chicago
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November 19, 2018 - 5:37 am
CHICAGO (AP) - Jonathan Toews and Brandon Saad scored first-period goals, Corey Crawford made 39 saves and the Chicago Blackhawks held on to defeat the Wild 3-1 on Sunday night. Dominik Kahun added an empty-netter with 58.5 second left as the Blackhawks improved to 2-2-2 under coach Jeremy Colliton...
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Towns makes his move
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November 19, 2018 - 5:32 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - With Mike Conley finally healthy to rejoin teammate Marc Gasol, and adding 6-foot-11, 242-poound rookie Jaren Jackson Jr., the Memphis Grizzlies have gone back to their long-trusted approach of physical defense. It has got Memphis winning again, too. Gasol had 26 points and 13...
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A woman holds a poster during the funeral prayers in absentia for Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi who was killed last month in the Saudi Arabia consulate, in Istanbul, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Thursday called for an international investigation into the killing of the Saudi dissident Jamal Khashoggi. (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel)
November 19, 2018 - 5:27 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said there is no reason for him to listen to a recording of the "very violent, very vicious" killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, which has put him in a diplomatic bind: how to admonish Riyadh for the slaying yet maintain strong ties with a close...
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Richard Pitino of the Gophers
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November 19, 2018 - 5:25 am
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - The Gophers' experience outlasted the inexperience of Texas A&M in the closing minutes even if baskets were not coming easy. Or at all. "We found a way to make winning plays. Sometimes when you have a night like that where you're not flowing offensively you...
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Food at chipotle
Lorraine Kourafas | Dreamstime.com
November 19, 2018 - 5:17 am
It appears Chipotle is reconsidering the firing of the manager of one of its St. Paul restaurants. The manager was fired last week after video surfaced that a group of black customers were asked to prove they could pay for their meal. In a statement to FOX News Sunday, Chipotle spokesperson Laurie...
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Vikings safety Harrison Smith dives for loose ball
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November 19, 2018 - 4:45 am
CHICAGO (AP) - Khalil Mack had a sack and fumble recovery, Eddie Jackson returned an interception for a touchdown and the Chicago Bears tightened their grip on the NFC North with a 25-20 victory over the second-place Vikings on Sunday night. Mack and Jackson led a dominant effort by the defense...
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Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky (10) runs during the first half of an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/David Banks)
November 19, 2018 - 12:17 am
CHICAGO (AP) — No doubt about it now, the Bears really are serious about winning the NFC North. Khalil Mack had a sack and fumble recovery, Eddie Jackson returned an interception for a touchdown and Chicago tightened its grip on the division with a 25-20 victory over the second-place Minnesota...
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Wild fall to Sabres
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November 18, 2018 - 7:31 am
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A year after finishing with the worst record in the NHL, the Buffalo Sabres are making a habit of rallying in their second year under coach Phil Housley. Jason Pominville scored with 1:30 remaining and Buffalo extended its winning streak to five games with a 3-2 come-from-...
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