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Twins DH Nelson Cruz celebrates in dugout
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AP
September 20, 2019 - 4:21 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Nelson Cruz wiped out an early deficit with one big swing. The 39-year-old designated hitter has sure had his hand in a lot of this team's remarkable success. Cruz hit two of Minnesota's four home runs and matched his season high with five RBIs, igniting another impressive power...
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Fred Stewart, left, is helped to high ground by Splendora Police officer Mike Jones after he was rescued from his flooded neighborhood as rains from Tropical Depression Imelda inundated the area, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, in Splendora, Texas. (Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle via AP)
AP
September 20, 2019 - 12:31 am
CHINA, Texas (AP) — The slow-churning remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda that flooded parts of Texas left at least two people dead and rescue crews with boats scrambling to reach stranded drivers and families trapped in their homes during a relentless downpour that drew comparisons to Hurricane...
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House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., speaks to reporters after the panel met behind closed doors with national intelligence inspector general Michael Atkinson about a whistleblower complaint, at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
AP
September 19, 2019 - 10:23 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration plunged into an extraordinary showdown with Congress Thursday over access to a whistleblower's complaint about reported incidents including a private conversation between President Donald Trump and a foreign leader. The blocked complaint is both "serious"...
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AP
September 19, 2019 - 6:29 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Shutting down the Minnesota Twins' lineup hasn't been easy this season. Eight pitchers and a perfect throw from the outfield were necessary for the Chicago White Sox to do it Wednesday night. Held without a hit until the sixth inning, the Twins managed only three in 3-1 loss that...
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Sloane Martin
September 18, 2019 - 12:02 pm
We all know about the prevalence of scams, both over the phone and online, but numbers from the Eagan Police Department show how pervasive the problem continues to be. A call comes that they're not expecting: a deportation threat, a fraudulent utility bill, a bogus U.S. Marshal warrant. Then the...
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Mark Freie
September 18, 2019 - 5:42 am
Minneapolis mayor Jacob Frey is introducing efforts to provide an alternative to cash bail that if approved, would make the City of Minneapolis the first city in Minnesota to offer an alternative. The plan, part of Frey's 2020 budget, calls for $75,000 in funding cash-bail alternatives for people...
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